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Best Rock Songs of All Time

Mayuri Kulkarni Feb 28, 2019
Making a list of the best rock songs of all time can be difficult due to the myriad of songs from every decade. Enlisted here are some of the most popular rock songs ever. Have a look...
It's time to refresh that playlist again. Here are enlisted an array of rock songs from the archives and new ones too. Look up these songs if you haven't heard them already, and add them to your playlist.

Top Rock Songs of All Time

Sunshine of Your Love - Cream
Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin
House of the Rising Sun - Animals
In the Presence of the Lord - Blind Faith
Good Vibrations - Beach Boys
Sounds of Silence - Simon & Garfunkel
Like A Rolling Stone - Bob Dylan
California Dreaming - Mamas & Papas
You Really Got Me - Kinks
Long Cool Woman in a Black Dress - Hollies
When A Man Loves A Woman - Percy Sledge
Do You Believe In Magic - Lovin' Spoonful
Pretty Woman - Roy Orbison
Time of the Season - Zombies
This Is War - Nickelback
Bridge Burning - Foo Fighters
Live to Rise - Soundgarden
Burn It Down - Linkin Park
You're A Lie - Slash feat Miles Kennedy and The Conspirators
Days Go By - The Offspring
Somebody That I Used To Know - Glee
It's Time - Imagine Dragons
Shes The Woman - Van Halen
Paradise - Coldplay
Monarchy of Roses - Red Hot Chili Peppers
The Sound Of Winter - Bush
Lonely Boy - The Black Keys
Face To The Floor - Chevelle

Best Alternative Rock Songs

♫ Black Hole Sun - Soundgarden
Interstate Love Song - Stone Temple Pilots
Smells Like Teen Spirit - Nirvana
Creep - Radiohead
No Rain - Blind Melon
Today - The Smashing Pumpkins
♫ Say It Ain't So - Weezer
Primitive - Ambulance
Come as You Are - Nirvana
Ironic - Alanis Morissette
Here Is Gone - by Goo Goo Dolls
Infrared - The Rantings of EVA
Wonderwall - Oasis
Paralyzer - Finger Eleven
Karma Police - Radiohead

Best Rock Love Songs

Lady In Red - Chris De Burgh
Everything I Do - Bryan Adams
Crazy Little Thing Called Love - Queen
Beautiful Day - U2
Addicted To Love - Robert Palmer
Nothing Else Matters - Metallica
By Starlight - The Smashing Pumpkins
Black - Pearl Jam
Lips of an Angel - Hinder
Sweet Child of Mine - Guns N Roses
Miss You - Aaliyah
Your Song - Elton John
Dream Lover - Mariah Carey
I Don't Want To Miss A Thing - Aerosmith
Old Time Rock & Roll - Bob Seger
She Will Be Loved - Maroon 5
Are You Gonna Be My Girl - Jet
Crash Into Me - Dave Matthews Band
Every Breath You Take - Police

Best Classic Rock Songs

Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd
Riders on the Storm - Doors
Sultans of Swing - Dire Straits
I Still Haven't Found - U2
Let It Be - The Beatles
It's A Long Way to the Top - AC/DC
Nights in White Satin - Moody Blues
A Day in the Life - the Beatles
The Story in Your Eyes - the Moody Blues
White Rabbit - Jefferson Airplane
Living in the Past - Jethro Tull
All the Young Dudes - Mott the Hoople
Can't Get it Out of my Head - ELO
Stop Draggin My Heart Around - Stevie Nicks and Tom Petty
After Midnight - Eric Clapton
Missionary Man - Eurythmics
China Grove - the Doobie Brothers
Heroes and Villains - the Beach Boys

Recent Rock Releases

♫ I Used To Be Pretty - The Flesh Eaters
♫ Get It Out - Altitudes & Attitude
♫ Dionysus - Dead Can Dance
♫ Midnight Wind - Satan's Host
♫ Sunlight Tonight - Parker Gispert
♫ Voodoo Lounge Uncut - The Rolling Stones
♫ You, Forever - Sam Evian
♫ Lightlessness Is Nothing New - Maps & Atlases
The list might be incomplete since there are innumerable rock releases every year. Do not be dejected if you don't find your favorites up here. Stay tuned for more of these to come.