Top Ten Van Halen Songs


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81 Fire in the Hole
82 She's the Woman
83 Honeybabysweetiedoll V 1 Comment
84 Source of Infection
85 Big Fat Money
86 The Seventh Seal

In my opinion, this song is the crown Jewel of the Sammy Hagar era, and it VASTLY outshines Can't Stop Loving You and Don't Tell Me (What Love Can Do). While those are both fine songs in their own right, I don't understand why they're often rated higher than The Seventh Seal. The riff in this track is absolutely superb, one of the best Van Halen has ever done. I could listen to Eddie's guitar on this song alone for hours and not get tired of it. Sammy's vocals are top-notch, with the "Mother earth's soul" and "Found my mother lode" lines being some of my favorite singing performances he's ever done. Mikey's bass is great, it adds a deeper sounding undertone to the whole song that really helps it shine in the long run. And of course, Alex's percussions are very on-point as usual, his drumming and cymbals sounding very clear and crisp to me. The lyrics allude heavily to the Bible passages of revelation and haunting apocalyptic visions, which is territory I never ...more

87 The Dream is Over
88 Dirty Water Dog
89 Hang 'Em High
90 Crossing Over Crossing Over
91 A Year to the Day
92 Once

Beautiful song. It has emotion throughout it. Best song on III (Without You at a close second) and at least top 50 material.

93 Where Have All the Good Times Gone!
94 China Town
95 Don't Tell Me (What Love Can Do)

One of their best songs ever. The lyrics are heartbreaking and are dedicated to one of the best musicians ever. Strange that nobody remembered this song before me. - VanShawn

What a wonderful song, everything is perfect in it..

96 Could This Be Magic? V 1 Comment
97 Outta Love Again

I LOVE this song. It should really be higher up...

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