Acclaimed Music - The All Time Top 3000 Songs
The All Time Top 3000 Songs

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1 Bob Dylan
Like a Rolling Stone
1965
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2 The Rolling Stones
(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction
1965

3 The Beach Boys
Good Vibrations
1966
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4 Nirvana
Smells Like Teen Spirit
1991
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5 Aretha Franklin
Respect
1967
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6 Otis Redding
Sittin' on the Dock of the Bay
1968
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7 Marvin Gaye
I Heard It Through the Grapevine
1968

8 Chuck Berry
Johnny B. Goode
1958
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9 Led Zeppelin
Stairway to Heaven
1971
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10 The Kingsmen
Louie Louie
1963

11 Sex Pistols
Anarchy in the U.K.
1976
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12 The Beatles
Strawberry Fields Forever
1967

13 The Ronettes
Be My Baby
1963
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14 Elvis Presley
Heartbreak Hotel
1956
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15 Grandmaster Flash and The Furious Five
The Message
1982

16 The Who
My Generation
1965
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17 The Kinks
You Really Got Me
1964
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18 Joy Division
Love Will Tear Us Apart
1980

19 Marvin Gaye
What's Going On
1971
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20 The Beatles
A Day in the Life
1967

21 Bruce Springsteen
Born to Run
1975
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22 Ike and Tina Turner
River Deep Mountain High
1966

23 Sex Pistols
God Save the Queen
1977
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24 John Lennon
Imagine
1971

25 The Beatles
I Want to Hold Your Hand
1963

26 The Righteous Brothers
You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'
1964

27 Michael Jackson
Billie Jean
1982
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28 Little Richard
Tutti Frutti
1955

29 Ray Charles
What'd I Say
1959

30 The Four Tops
Reach Out (I'll Be There)
1966

31 The Jackson 5
I Want You Back
1969

32 The Doors
Light My Fire
1967
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33 Stevie Wonder
Superstition
1972
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34 The Crickets
That'll Be the Day
1957
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35 The Rolling Stones
Jumpin' Jack Flash
1968

36 The Byrds
Mr. Tambourine Man
1965
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37 The Beatles
Hey Jude
1968

38 The Clash
London Calling
1979
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39 Bill Haley and His Comets
(We're Gonna) Rock Around the Clock
1954

40 The Eagles
Hotel California
1976

41 R.E.M.
Losing My Religion
1991
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42 OutKast
Hey Ya!
2003
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43 Derek and The Dominos
Layla
1970
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44 Prince and The Revolution
When Doves Cry
1984
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45 The Police
Every Breath You Take
1983
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46 The Jimi Hendrix Experience
Purple Haze
1967
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47 The Verve
Bitter Sweet Symphony
1997
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48 The Rolling Stones
Sympathy for the Devil
1968
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49 Martha and The Vandellas
Dancing in the Street
1964

50 Smokey Robinson and The Miracles
The Tracks of My Tears
1965

51 Creedence Clearwater Revival
Proud Mary
1969
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52 The Beach Boys
God Only Knows
1966
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53 Elvis Presley
Hound Dog
1956
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54 Pulp
Common People
1995
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55 Franz Ferdinand
Take Me Out
2004
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56 Jerry Lee Lewis
Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On
1957

57 Al Green
Let's Stay Together
1971
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58 Beck
Loser
1993
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59 The Kinks
Waterloo Sunset
1967
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60 Ben E. King
Stand by Me
1961

61 Queen
Bohemian Rhapsody
1975
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62 Simon and Garfunkel
Bridge Over Troubled Water
1970
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63 Percy Sledge
When a Man Loves a Woman
1966

64 Lou Reed
Walk on the Wild Side
1972

65 David Bowie
Heroes
1977
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66 New Order
Blue Monday
1983

67 Elvis Presley
That's All Right (Mama)
1954
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68 The Animals
House of the Rising Sun
1964

69 Elvis Presley
Suspicious Minds
1969

70 Del Shannon
Runaway
1961

71 Missy Misdemeanor Elliott
Get Ur Freak On
2001
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72 Eddie Cochran
Summertime Blues
1958

73 The Jimi Hendrix Experience
All Along the Watchtower
1968
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74 Massive
Unfinished Sympathy
1991
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75 Booker T. & The MG's
Green Onions
1962
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76 Public Enemy
Fight the Power
1989
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77 Oasis
Live Forever
1994
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78 Bob Marley and The Wailers
No Woman No Cry
1974
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79 Run-D.M.C.
Walk This Way
1986
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80 Chuck Berry
Maybellene
1955
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81 Carl Perkins
Blue Suede Shoes
1956

82 Guns 'n' Roses
Sweet Child O' Mine
1987
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83 Sam Cooke
A Change Is Gonna Come
1965

84 Led Zeppelin
Whole Lotta Love
1969
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85 Prince and The Revolution
Little Red Corvette
1982
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86 Elvis Presley
Mystery Train
1955
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87 Wilson Pickett
In the Midnight Hour
1965

88 Beyonce
Crazy in Love
2003

89 Johnny Cash
I Walk the Line
1956
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90 The Temptations
My Girl
1964
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91 U2
One
1991
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92 Elvis Presley
Don't Be Cruel
1956
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93 Buddy Holly
Peggy Sue
1957

94 The Bee Gees
Stayin' Alive
1977
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95 The Beatles
Yesterday
1965

96 Rod Stewart
Maggie May
1971
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97 Chic
Good Times
1979
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98 The Beatles
She Loves You
1963

99 The Mamas and the Papas
California Dreamin'
1965
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100 Buffalo Springfield
For What It's Worth
1967
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101 The Specials
Ghost Town
1981

102 Roy Orbison
Oh, Pretty Woman
1964

103 Jerry Lee Lewis
Great Balls of Fire
1957

104 Sinéad O'Connor
Nothing Compares 2 U
1990

105 Hank Williams
I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry
1949

106 The Shirelles
Will You Love Me Tomorrow
1960

107 Van Morrison
Brown Eyed Girl
1967

108 James Brown
Papa's Got a Brand New Bag
1965

109 Oasis
Wonderwall
1995
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110 The Rolling Stones
Honky Tonk Women
1969

111 Them
Gloria
1964
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112 Underworld
Born Slippy (NUXX)
1995

113 Procol Harum
A Whiter Shade of Pale
1967
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114 Creedence Clearwater Revival
Fortunate Son
1969
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115 The Temptations
Papa Was a Rolling Stone
1972

116 The Smiths
This Charming Man
1983
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117 The Who
Won't Get Fooled Again
1971
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118 T. Rex
Get It On (Bang a Gong)
1971
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119 Dionne Warwick
Walk On By
1964

120 Blur
Song 2
1997

121 Big Joe Turner
Shake, Rattle and Roll
1954

122 The Byrds
Eight Miles High
1966
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123 David Bowie
Space Oddity
1969

124 Marvin Gaye
Sexual Healing
1982
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125 ABBA
Dancing Queen
1976
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126 Dr. Dre Feat. Snoop Doggy Dogg
Nuthin' But a 'G' Thang
1993
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127 The Beach Boys
Don't Worry Baby
1964

128 Talking Heads
Once in a Lifetime
1980
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129 Missy Misdemeanor Elliott
Work It
2002
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130 Roy Orbison
Only the Lonely
1960

131 Sly and the Family Stone
Family Affair
1971
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132 James Brown
Get Up (I Feel Like Being a) Sex Machine
1970
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133 Ritchie Valens
La Bamba
1958

134 Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps
Be Bop a Lula
1956

135 The Everly Brothers
Bye Bye Love
1957

136 The Impressions
People Get Ready
1965
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137 The Clash
(White Man) In Hammersmith Palais
1978

138 Radiohead
Creep
1992

139 Prince
Sign 'O' the Times
1987
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140 Bob Dylan
Subterranean Homesick Blues
1965
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141 The Rolling Stones
Brown Sugar
1971
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142 The Beatles
Help!
1965

143 David Bowie
Ziggy Stardust
1972
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144 The Beatles
In My Life
1965

145 The Rolling Stones
Gimme Shelter
1969
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146 Prince and The Revolution
Kiss
1986
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147 The Teenagers Feat. Frankie Lymon
Why Do Fools Fall in Love
1956

148 Johnny Cash
Folsom Prison Blues
1956
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149 The Beatles
Penny Lane
1967

150 Van Halen
Jump
1984
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151 The White Stripes
Seven Nation Army
2003
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152 The Supremes
Stop! In the Name of Love
1965

153 Roxy Music
Virginia Plain
1972

154 Michael Jackson
Beat It
1982
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155 David Bowie
Changes
1971

156 Soft Cell
Tainted Love
1981
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157 The Sugarhill Gang
Rapper's Delight
1979

158 The Velvet Underground
Waiting for the Man
1967
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159 Patsy Cline
Crazy
1960

160 Fatboy Slim
The Rockafeller Skank
1998
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161 Chubby Checker
The Twist
1960

162 The Troggs
Wild Thing
1966

163 The Crystals
Da Doo Ron Ron
1963

164 The Prodigy
Firestarter
1996
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165 Ramones
Blitzkrieg Bop
1976
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166 Fats Domino
Blueberry Hill
1956
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167 The Everly Brothers
All I Have to Do Is Dream
1958

168 The Stone Roses
Fools Gold
1989
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169 Black Sabbath
Paranoid
1970
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170 Glen Campbell
Wichita Lineman
1968

171 Donna Summer
I Feel Love
1977

172 Kylie Minogue
Can't Get You Out of My Head
2001
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173 The Breeders
Cannonball
1993

174 Jimmy Cliff
Many Rivers to Cross
1969
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175 Amerie
1 Thing
2005

176 Public Enemy
Bring the Noise
1987
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177 Question Mark and the Mysterians
96 Tears
1966

178 Bo Diddley
Bo Diddley
1955
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179 Spencer Davis Group
Gimme Some Lovin'
1966

180 The Beatles
Tomorrow Never Knows
1966

181 The Smiths
How Soon Is Now?
1984
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182 The Human League
Don't You Want Me
1981

183 Kanye West
Gold Digger
2005
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184 The Rolling Stones
Paint It, Black
1966

185 Madonna
Like a Virgin
1984
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186 Billie Holiday
Strange Fruit
1939

187 Bruce Springsteen
Born in the U.S.A.
1984
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188 Little Richard
Long Tall Sally
1956

189 The Flamingos
I Only Have Eyes for You
1959

190 The Rapture
House of Jealous Lovers
2002
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191 The Supremes
Where Did Our Love Go
1964

192 Woody Guthrie
This Land Is Your Land
1947

193 Bruce Springsteen
Thunder Road
1975
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194 R.E.M.
Radio Free Europe
1981
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195 The Five Satins
In the Still of the Night
1956

196 Lynyrd Skynyrd
Free Bird
1973
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197 Elvis Presley
Jailhouse Rock
1957

198 Dusty Springfield
Son of a Preacher Man
1968
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199 The Who
I Can't Explain
1965

200 Kraftwerk
Autobahn
1974
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