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Top 100 Songs of All Time

Choosing the top 100 songs of all time from thousands of good songs is certainly one of the most difficult tasks. In this article, you will find the top 100 songs rated by Billboard...
A song is anything that can walk by itself. - Bob Dylan

There are thousands of good songs which have been composed by musicians and singers around the whole world. If you would try to make a list of the top 100 songs of all time, you would surely find it very difficult. Every music lover has his own take on favorite songs, albums, and artists. There are some well-known professional music organizations and magazines who have come up with a general list of the best songs composed by musicians. One of such famous entities is 'Billboard' whose top 100 songs are listed below.

Top 100 Songs of All Time on Billboard
  1. (Everything I Do) I Do It for You - Bryan Adams
  2. (Just Like) Starting Over - John Lennon
  3. A Fifth Of Beethoven - Walter Murphy & the Big Apple Band
  4. Abracadabra - Steve Miller Band
  5. All Night Long (All Night) - Lionel Richie
  6. Another Day in Paradise - Phil Collins
  7. Another Night - The Real McCoy
  8. Another One Bites The Dust - Queen
  9. Apologize - Timbaland
  10. Aquarius/Let The Sunhine In - The 5th Dimension
  11. Are You Lonesome Tonight? - Elvis Presley
  12. Because I Love You (The Postman Song) - Steve B.
  13. Best of My Love - The Emotions
  14. Bette Davis Eyes - Kim Carnes
  15. Big Girls Don't Cry - Fergie
  16. Billie Jean - Michael Jackson
  17. Call Me - Blondie
  18. Candle in the Wind - Elton John
  19. Centerfold - The J. Geils Band
  20. Dilemma - Nelly
  21. Do That To Me One More Time - Captain & Tennille
  22. Ebony & Ivory - Stevie Wonder
  23. End Of The Road - Boyz II Men
  24. Endless Love - Diana Ross and Lionel Richie
  25. Every Breath You Take - The Police
  26. Eye of the Tiger - Survivor
  27. Family Affair - Mary J. Blige
  28. Flashdance...What a Feeling - Irene Cara
  29. Foolish Games - Jewel
  30. Gangsta's Paradise - Coolio feat. L.V.
  31. Gold Digger - Kanye West
  32. Hey Jude - The Beatles
  33. Hot Stuff - Donna Summer
  34. How Deep Is Your Love - The Bee Gees
  35. How Do I Live - LeAnn Rimes
  36. How You Remind Me - Nickelback
  37. Hurts So Good - John Mellencamp
  38. I Can't Stop Loving You - Ray Charles
  39. I Heard It Through The Grapevine - Marvin Gaye
  40. I Just Want To Be Your Everything - Andy Gibb
  41. I Love Rock N' Roll - Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
  42. I Swear - All-4-One
  43. I Want to Hold Your Hand - The Beatles
  44. I Will Always Love You - Whitney Houston
  45. I Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor
  46. I'll Be Missing You - Puff Daddy
  47. I'll Make Love to You - Boyz II Men
  48. I'm A Believer - The Monkees
  49. It's All in the Game - Tommy Edwards
  50. It's Now or Never - Elvis Presley
  51. Joy To The World - Three Dog Night
  52. Killing Me Softly With His Song - Roberta Flack
  53. Lady - Kenny Rogers
  54. Le Freak - Chic
  55. Let Me Love You - Mario, Jadakiss and T.I.
  56. Let's Get It On - Marvin Gaye
  57. Like A Virgin - Madonna
  58. Low - Flo Rida feat. T-Pain
  59. Macarena - Various Artists
  60. Mack the Knife - Bobby Darin
  61. Maria Maria - Carlos Santana (feat. The Product G&B)
  62. My Sharona - The Knack
  63. Night Fever - The Bee Gees
  64. No One - Alicia Keys
  65. Nothing Compares 2 U - Sinéad O'Connor
  66. One Sweet Day - Mariah Carey/Boyz II Men
  67. Physical - Olivia Newton-John
  68. Play That Funky Music - Wild Cherry
  69. Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head - Billy Joe "B. J." Thomas
  70. Rush, Rush - Paula Abdul
  71. Say Say Say - Paul McCartney
  72. Say You, Say Me - Lionel Richie
  73. Shadow Dancing - Andy Gibb
  74. Silly Love Songs - Paul McCartney and Wings
  75. Smooth - Carlos Santana
  76. Stayin' Alive - The Bee Gees
  77. Sugar, Sugar - The Archies
  78. That's What Friends Are For - Dionne & Friends
  79. The Battle of New Orleans - Johnny Horton
  80. The Boy Is Mine - Monica and Brandy
  81. The Sign - Ace Of Base
  82. The Twist - Chubby Checker
  83. Theme from a Summer Place - Jamie Hoover
  84. Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Old Oak Tree - Dawn feat. Tony Orlando
  85. Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright) - Rod Stewart
  86. Too Close - Next
  87. Tossin' and Turnin' - Bobby Lewis
  88. Truly Madly Deeply - Savage Garden
  89. U Got It Bad - Usher
  90. Un-Break My Heart - Toni Braxton
  91. Upside Down - Diana Ross
  92. Waiting For A Girl Like You - Foreigner
  93. Way We Were - Barbra Streisand
  94. We Belong Together - Mariah Carey
  95. Whoomp! (There It Is) - Tag Team
  96. Yeah! - Usher
  97. You Light Up My Life - Various Artists
  98. You Make Me Wanna...- Usher
  99. You're So Vain - Carly Simon
  100. You're Still the One - Shania Twain
This is a random, alphabetically sorted list of the top 100 songs of all time on Billboard. Similar to Billboard, VH1 is also one of the reputed TV music channels that has ratings for songs and artists. Note that some of these songs are also included in the top 100 songs on VH1.
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