Don McLean
American Pie



Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2010) 1002
Bruce Pollock (USA) - The 7,500 Most Important Songs of 1944-2000 (2005) No Order
Dave Marsh & Kevin Stein (USA) - The 40 Best of the Top 40 Singles by Year (1981) 40
Greil Marcus (USA) - STRANDED: "Treasure Island" Singles (1979) No Order
Life (USA) - 40 Years of Rock & Roll, 5 Songs for Each Year 1952-91 (Updated 1995) No Order
RIAA and NEA (USA) - 365 Songs of the Century (2001) 5
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (USA) - 500 Songs That Shaped Rock (1994?) No Order
Steve Sullivan (USA) - Encyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings (2013) 21-100
The Recording Academy Grammy Hall of Fame Albums and Songs (USA) No Order
VH1 (USA) - The 100 Greatest Songs of All Time (2000) 19
2FM (Ireland) - Top 100 Singles of All Time (2003) 23
Charlie Gillett (UK) - Sound Of The City: Playlist 1946-1971 (1983) No Order
Dave Thompson (UK) - 1000 Songs that Rock Your World (2011) 43
Neil McCormick, The Telegraph (UK) - The 100 Greatest Songs of All Time (2009) 70
Neil McCormick, The Telegraph (UK) - The 100 Greatest Songs of All Time (2015) 71
Paul Roland (UK) - CD Guide to Pop & Rock, 100 Essential Singles (2001) No Order
Zig Zag (UK) - Gillett & Frith's Hot 100 Singles (1975) No Order
Gilles Verlant and Thomas Caussť (France) - 3000 Rock Classics (2009, update 2013) No Order
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Songs of the Century (2003) No Order
End of Year Lists
Grammy Awards (USA) - Record of the Year Nominee