Sam Cooke
A Change Is Gonna Come



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) 1-1001
Bruce Pollock (USA) - The 7,500 Most Important Songs of 1944-2000 (2005) No Order
Consequence of Sound (USA) - The 100 Greatest Songs of All Time (2012) 38
Dave Marsh & Kevin Stein (USA) - The 40 Best of the Top 40 Singles by Year (1981) 3
Dave Marsh (USA) - The 1001 Greatest Singles Ever Made (1989) 32
Greil Marcus (USA) - STRANDED: "Treasure Island" Singles (1979) No Order
NPR (USA) - The 300 Most Important American Records of the 20th Century (1999) No Order
National Recording Preservation Board (USA) - The National Recording Registry No Order
Paul Williams (USA) - Rock and Roll: The 100 Best Singles of All Time (1993) No Order
Pause & Play (USA) - Songs Inducted into a Time Capsule, One Track at Each Week No Order
Pitchfork (USA) - Top 200 Songs of the 60s (2006) 3
Popdose (USA) - 100 (+21) Favorite Singles of the Last 50 Years (2008) 7
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (USA) - 500 Songs That Shaped Rock (1994?) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2004) 12
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (Updated 2010) 12
Soul Bounce (USA) - The Top 100 Soul/R&B Songs (2008) 58
Steve Sullivan (USA) - Encyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings (2013) 1-20
The Recording Academy Grammy Hall of Fame Albums and Songs (USA) No Order
Charlie Gillett (UK) - Sound Of The City: Playlist 1946-1971 (1983) No Order
Mojo (UK) - The 100 Greatest Singles of All Time (1997) 31
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1960s (2012) 68
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2014) 129
Q (UK) - The 1010 Songs You Must Own (2004) No Order
Q (UK) - The Ultimate Music Collection (2005) No Order
The Guardian (UK) - 1000 Songs Everyone Must Hear (2009) No Order
Uncut (UK) - 100 Rock and Movie Icons (2005) 78
Nils Hansson, Dagens Nyheter (Sweden) - The 48 Best Rock Songs (1998) 4
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 700 Best Songs of All Time (2014) 49
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Songs of All Time (2004) 25
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The Best Singles of 5 Decades (1997) No Order
Gilles Verlant and Thomas Caussé (France) - 3000 Rock Classics (2009, update 2013) No Order
Hervé Bourhis (France) - Le Petit Livre Rock: The Juke Box Singles 1950-2012 No Order
Mauro Ronconi (Italy) - The Best Song from the 200 Best Albums (1998) No Order
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Songs of the Century (2003) No Order