Tuesday 20 August 2019

The greatest ever rock songs

The top ten from Planet Rock's 100 greatest rock songs, as voted by readers. No fewer than 55% of the 100 songs were recorded in the 1970s and not a single song from the year 2000 onwards made the list. And, proving size does count, the average running time of the songs in the top ten is seven minutes, nine seconds.

1 Stairway To Heaven Led Zeppelin

2 Bohemian Rhapsody Queen

3 Free Bird Lynrd Skynrd

4 Smoke On The Water Deep Purple

5 Comfortably Numb Pink Floyd

6 Kashmir Led Zeppelin

7 Stargazer Rainbow

8 All Right Now Free

9 Whole Lotta Love Led Zeppelin

10 Won't Get Fooled Again The Who

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