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Your Top 25 songs of all time
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22 July 2011
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I did this about a month back, and I forgot all about it. Here would be my Top 25 songs ever:

  1. A Day In The Life
  2. American Pie (Don McLean)
  3. Piano Man (Billy Joel)
  4. Strawberry Fields Forever
  5. Bridge Over Troubled Water (Simon and Garfunkel)
  6. Thunder Road (Bruce Springsteen)
  7. My, My, Hey, Hey (Neil Young)
  8. For What It's Worth (Buffalo Springfield)
  9. Without You (Badfinger)
  10. American Girl (Tom Petty)
  11. Suite: Judy Blue Eyes (CSN)
  12. Carolina In My Mind (James Taylor)
  13. Satisfaction (Stones)
  14. Stairway to Heaven (Zeppelin)
  15. Bohemian Rhapsody (Queen)
  16. No Time (Guess Who)
  17. Maybe I’m Amazed
  18. Rocking In The Free World (Young)
  19. London Calling (Clash)
  20. My Way (Frank Sinatra)
  21. Mrs Robinson (S&G)
  22. Woodstock (CSNY)
  23. American Woman (Guess Who)
  24. Jealous Guy
  25. Smells Like Teen Spirit (Nirvana)

How about you guys?

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22 July 2011
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Strawberry Fields Forever

Like A Rolling Stone (Bob Dylan)

The Prophet's Song (Queen)

Desolation Row (Bob Dylan)

Paranoid Android (Radiohead)

Baba O'Reilly (The Who)

A Day In The Life

Bittersweet Symphony (The Verve)

Across The Universe

For No One

Said The People (Dinosaur Jnr)

The Queen's Rebuke/The Crossing (The Decemberists)

Instant Karma!

Spinning In Daffodils (Them Crooked Vultures)

Tomorrow Never Knows

London Calling (The Clash)

The March Of The Black Queen (Queen)

Life On Mars? (David Bowie)

Ashes To Ashes (David Bowie)

1984/Dodo (David Bowie)

Orange Crush (REM)

Homecoming (Green Day)

Sympathy For The Devil (The Rolling Stones)

Fools Gold (The Stone Roses)

Peeled Apples (Manic Street Preachers)

 

Not really ordered, just written down in the order they came to me.

Edit: I forget Working Class Hero.

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24 July 2011
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I forgot to add Arcade Fire's The Suburbs to my list when I edited it. I don't think I'm ever been so excited for new music. EVER.

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24 July 2011
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This list isn't definitive. This is what comes to mind at this very moment that I know I really love. In no particular order:

  1. Hey Jude- The Beatles
  2. Redemption Song- Bob Marley
  3. Stray Cat Blues- The Rolling Stones
  4. For What's It's Worth- Buffalo Springfield
  5. Whole Lotta Love- Led Zeppelin
  6. Rock the Casbah- The Clash
  7. Like a Rolling Stone- Bob Dylan
  8. Heroes- David Bowie
  9. The Passenger- Iggy Pop
  10. The Ballad of Sir Frankie Crisp- George Harrison
  11. Instant Karma- John Lennon
  12. Human Nature- Michael Jackson
  13. (Sittin' On)The Dock of the Bay- Otis Redding
  14. Dreams- Fleetwood Mac
  15. No Such Thing- John Mayer
  16. The Look- Roxette
  17. L.A. Woman- The Doors
  18. She Loves You- The Gaslight Anthem
  19. One Headlight- The Wallflowers
  20. Free Fallin'- Tom Petty
  21. Handle With Care- The Traveling Wilburys
  22. I've Just Seen a Face- The Beatles
  23. America- Simon & Garfunkel
  24. All Along the Watchtower- Jimi Hendrix
  25. Change the World- Eric Clapton

That was hard. I think this is it..a-hard-days-night-ringo-7

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25 July 2011
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Okay I've been trying to think of this list for a while but I think I may just name the first 25 that come to mind. This isn't in any order, the numbers are just so I know when I get to 25.

 

  1. Happiness Is A Warm Gun – The Beatles
  2. Across The Universe – The Beatles
  3. Hey Bulldog – The Beatles
  4. A Day In The Life – The Beatles
  5. Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown) – The Beatles
    (I'll stop before it becomes a list of 25 Beatles songs) 
  6. Working Class HeroJohn Lennon
  7. Baker Street – Gerry Rafferty
  8. Mr Blue Sky – Electric Light Orchestra
  9. American Pie – Don McLean
  10. Ain't That A Kick In The Head – Dean Martin
  11. Beetlebum – Blur
  12. Bennie & The Jets - Elton John
  13. One More Time (or any track off of Discovery) – Daft Punk
  14. The Rhythm Method (Move!) – Flobots
  15. Reptilia – The Strokes
  16. Best Of You – Foo Fighters
  17. Human Nature – Michael Jackson
  18. Man Who Sold The World – Nirvana (I know it's a Bowie cover but it has to be this version)
  19. I Wanna Be Adored – The Stone Roses
  20. El Manana – Gorillaz
  21. Nightswimming – R.E.M
  22. Plane – Jason Mraz
  23. Dancing In The Moonlight – Toploader
  24. Marblehead Johnson – The Bluetones
  25. Ain't No Sunshine – Bill Withers
Ah I know there's so many I've forgotten but that'll do on impulse.
I also realised that I was tempted to include some songs when it was actually just the music video that I loved, eg:
  1. Teardrop – Massive Attack
  2. Here It Goes Again – OK Go
  3. Just A Day – Feeder
  4. Californication – Red Hot Chilli Peppers
  5. The View From The Afternoon – Arctic Monkeys 
  6. Once Around The Block – Badly Drawn Boy
etc etc etc.
(As soon as I post this, a million song titles are going to miraculously appear in my head, I just know it aha!)
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11 August 2011
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Only now saw this topic because it was posted while I was gone. Anyway this list is by far not definitive, because my music tastes changes constantly. So it's the first twenty five songs that come to mind here.

 

1. Fade With Our Voices- Jason Gray

2. Fashion- David Bowie

3. Moves Like Jagger- Maroon 5

4. You've Got a Friend- James Taylor

5. Love For A Child- Jason Mraz (That song makes me cry every time.)

6. These Eyes- The Guess Who

7. Jungleland- Bruce Springsteen

8. Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying- Gerry and the Pacemakers

9. People are Strange- The Doors

10. Beautiful Day- U2

11. Your Song- Elton John

12. Surfin' Bird- The Trashmen

13. Stardust- Hogie Carmicle

14. Build Me Up Buttercup- The Foundations

15. We Didn't Start the Fire- Billy Joel

16. Blackbird- The Beatles

17. House of the Rising Sun- The Animals

18. What's Going On- Marvin Gaye

19. Heartbreak Warfair- John Mayer

20. Hide and Seek- Imogen Heap

21. Cheek to Cheek- Fred Astaire

22. The Moment I Said It- Imogen Heap (Another song that can easily make me cry)

23. Moon River- Johnny Mercer

24. Mack the Knife- Bobby Darin

25. An American in Paris- George Gershwin

 

A lot of songs are left off there because I tried to give each artist about one song. And it changes a lot too.

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12 August 2011
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this will be difficult. Im not going to do beatles songs, or solo songs (sorry Ringo) They would fill my list up.

In no praticular order:

Flying high again- Ozzy Osbourne

Cum on feel the noize- Quiet Riot

Stairway to heaven- Led Zepplin

Goodbye to romance- Ozzy Osbourne

Black Dog- Led Zepplin

I dont know- Ozzy Osbourne

Yoü And I- Lady Ga Ga (this probably requires explanation)

Firework-Katy Perry (Also probably needs explanation)

Best Friend- Queen

Master of Puppets- Metallica

One- Metallica

Dirty deeds done dirt cheap- AC/DC

One of the boys- Katy Perry

You shook me all night long- AC/DC

Lost- Katy Perry

Beth-KISS

Rock and Roll all night- KISS

Teenage dream- Katy Perry

Will you still love me tomarrow- Me First And The Gimmie Gimmies cover

Sweet Child of mine- Guns and roses

 

Well as you can see my list is questionable, I like metal too as well as the peace and love the beatles bring.

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