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Anonymous asked in Entertainment & MusicMusicRock and Pop · 2 months ago

What do you think are the top 10 greatest songs of all time?

Mine are mixed, genre wise. 

1. Twist and Shout- The Beatles

2. Sultans of Swing- Dire Straits 

3. Paint it Black- Rolling Stones

4. Black Dog- Led Zeppelin 

5. Smells Like Teen Spirit- Nirvana

6. Sweet Child O' Mine- Guns N' Roses 

7. Janie's Got A Gun- Aerosmith 

8. Sweet Home Alabama- Lynyrd Skynyrd 

9. Boulevard of Broken Dreams- Green Day

10- Simple Man- Lynyrd Skynyrd

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  • Huh?
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    In no particular order:

    Kiss - Prince

    Pretty Vacant - The Sex Pistols

    Knowing Me, Knowing You - ABBA

    Sex Machine - James Brown

    Ashes to Ashes - David Bowie

    Subterranean Homesick Blues - Bob Dylan

    Good Vibrations - The Beach Boys

    Leader of the Pack - The Shangri-Las

    Don't You Want Me - The Human League

    A Pair of Brown Eyes - The Pogues

    Near misses:

    Freak Like Me - The Sugababes

    O Superman - Laurie Anderson

    At Home He's a Tourist - Gang of Four

    The Model - Kraftwerk

    (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction - The Rolling Stones

    Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now - The Smiths

  • 2 months ago

    1. Gordon Lightfoot- Sundown

    2. Metallica- Orion

    3. Rolling Stones- Paint it Black

    4. Nirvana- All Apologies

    5. Rolling Stones- Gimme Shelter

    6. Led Zeppelin- When the Levy Breaks

    7. The Beatles- Across the Universe

    8. The Eagles- Hotel California

    9. The Ramones- Judy is a Punk

    10. Johnny Cash and Bob Dylan- A Girl from the North Country

    I do agree with you on Paint it Black

  • F
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen

    Hotel California - Eagles

    Thunderstruck - AC/DC

    SUltans of swing - Dire straits 

    Sweet Caroline - Neil Diamond

    Livin’ on a prayer - Bon Jovi

    Anarchy in the UK - Sex Pistols

    500 miles - Proclaimers

    Dreams - Fleetwood Mac

    Ride of the Valkyries - Wagner.

  • 2 months ago

    1. The Who Won't Get Fooled Again

    2. Led Zeppelin Kashmir

    3. The Rolling Stones Sympathy For The Devil

    4. The Doors The End

    5. Bob Dylan Like A Rolling Stones

    6. AC/DC Highway To Hell

    7. Queen Bohemian Rhapsody

    8. Lynyrd Skynyrd Free Bird

    9. The Beatles A Day In The Life

    10. Pink Floyd Time

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  • 2 months ago

    I'm not going to name them but looking at your list I can comment on the best songs from the artists you name.  The Beatles best song is, by far, not Twist and Shout.  Gun to my head I would say Day in the Life or Let it Be.  The Rolling Stones best song is Gimme Shelter.  Led Zeppelin it's Stairway to Heaven.  Aerosmith it's Dream On.  Lynyrd Skynrd it's Free Bird.  I'll give you your picks for Dire Straits, Nirvana (that's an easy one) and Green Day.  

  • 2 months ago

    Here are ten songs, at least one of which must be represented on everyone’s list: (no particular order)

    1). Imagine, John Lennon

    2). Hotel California, Eagles

    3). Stairway to Heaven, Led Zeppelin 

    4). Bridge Over Troubled Water, Simon and Garfunkel 

    5). Georgia on My Mind, Ray Charles

    6). Carry On Wayward Son, Kansas

    7). Maybe I’m Amazed, Paul McCartney

    8). What’s Goin’ On, Marvin Gaye

    9). Respect, Aretha Franklin 

    10). Yesterday, The Beatles

  • 2 months ago

    Sumer Is Icumen In

    Thomas Tallis 40 Part Motet

    The Hullabalooya Chorus

    Depths of the Temple from The Pearl Fishers

    Flower Duet from Lakme

    Bell Song, also from Lakme

    One Fine Day from Madam Butterfly

    Dies Irae from Mozart's Requiem

    Dies Irae from Verdi's Requiem

    O Fortuna from Carmina Burana

  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    Since antichrist (born to a 12th generation prostitute, flying, big-nailed, gloved, pale-faced, red-eyed, Satan-possessed since he's 12 years old, homosexual man from the tribe of Dan, who wears blue robe over left shoulder while red/pink robe is underneath just like Jesus, and is surrounded by demons but people see angels of light) is around, there is no need for disputes. 666 is not forgivable; it leads to permanent hell. 666 is given with World Passport with no name on it (grey plastic card). Police 666 people on highways. Food stores and prisoners (released by the antichrist) 666 people too. Reject vaccines. Don't go into UFO to be healed by demons. Hide with Orthodox Christians to escape 666; leave all electronics behind so that antichrist's minions can't track you.

    There is NO epidemic. There is NO pandemic. It's all bs. 5G kills as many people as gov't wants dead but COVID is blamed. Gov't will blame new death on people who didn't wear masks. COVID VACCINE will be MANDATORY. but COVID VACCINE = MARK OF THE BEAST (at worst) ... or it will work together with 5G to kill people (at best) for depopulation (population control of keeping population under 500 million as per Georgia Guidestones)...

    Source(s): Alaska was given by Creator to Americans so that they can evacuate there (from the lower 48) last minute before mandatory chipped COVID vaccine (aka mark of the beast); Alaska (the last frontier) = your last chance to evacuate the lower 48; forgive me...
  • 2 months ago

    Ah here. You can't honestly expect me to  make a definitive list? Can't even make a top 10 subgenres without going back and forth. But I suppose I'll give it a go. 

    Band Of Gypsys - Machine GunThin Lizzy - Jailbreak Stanley Clarke - School DaysThe Doors - When The Music's Over Motörhead - Ace Of Spades Mozart - Requiem Two Steps From Hell - Strength Of A Thousand Men The Dubliners - Oró, Sé Do Bheatha 'BhaileTennesse Ernie Ford - Sixteen Tons

    Garry Rafferty - Baker Street

  • ?
    Lv 4
    2 months ago

    A few i've listened the s*** out of over the years. Greatest songs of all time? Not!

    Chuck Berry- Memphis Tennessee

    Kraftwerk - Pocket Calculator

    Cavern- Liquid Liquid

    DAF- Der Raeuber und der Prinz

    Aerosmith- Seasons of Wither

    Rolling Stones- Winter

    Donna Summer- Hot Stuff

    The Cure- A Strange Day

    Chris Whitley- Living with the Law

    Einstürzende Neubauten- Stella Maris

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