Top Ten Songs of the Seventies

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    By: Ray (Crazy Ray)
    • 10. When The Music Over by The Doors
    • 9. Strange Days by The Doors
    • 8. Fire And Rain by James Taylor
      I love this song!!
    • 7. More Than A Feeling by Boston
    • 6. Baby I'm Gonna Leave You by Led Zeppelin
    • 5. Freebird by Lynyrd Skynyrd
    • 4. Wild Horses by The Rolling Stones
      Beautiful song!!
    • 3. Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen
      Freddy is the greatest singer in the world... we miss him!
    • 2. Hotel California by The Eagles
      The best of all times.
    • 1. Stairway To Heaven by Led Zeppelin
      Greatest classic song ever Let the Led out!!

    By: Wolfchild Blue
    • 10. Dust In The Wind by Kansas
      Great acoustic guitar and strings!
    • 9. Rock And Roll All Nite by KISS
    • 8. I Want You To Want Me by Cheap Trick
      Ric, Tom, Bun E. & Robin deliver!
    • 7. We're an American Band by Grand Funk Railroad
    • 6. Hot Child In The City by Nick Gilder
    • 5. Behind Blue Eyes by The Who
      Ummm gee, could almost add any Who song in this list...
    • 4. Rock'n Me by Steve Miller
      I dare you to try and sit still when this song plays!
    • 3. Supernaut by Black Sabbath
      Industrial group 'Ministry' does an amazing cover of this track.
    • 2. 21st Century Schizoid Man by King Crimson
      I know, the album came out in '69...but the song was huigely popular in the early 70's and is still a groundbreaker and so fresh when played today!
    • 1. Blitzkrieg Bop by Ramones
      ...ahhh, the dawn of a new era in rock n roll!...Gotta love the Ramones!

    By: Francis Scott
    • 10. Imagine by John lennon
    • 9. Jazzman by Carole King
    • 8. Comfortably Numb by Pink Floyd
    • 7. (Don't Fear) The Reaper by Blue Oyster Cult
    • 6. American Pie by Don McLean
    • 5. Kodachrome by Simon & Garfunkel
      All-time classic.
    • 4. Piano Man by Billy Joel
      All-time classic.
    • 3. Hotel California by Eagles
      All-time classic.
    • 2. Stairway To Heaven by Led Zeppelin
      All-time classic.
    • 1. Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen
      All-time classic.

    By: Mark
    • 10. Radar Love by Golden Earring
      Great bass line.
    • 9. Smoke On The Water by Deep Purple
      Certainly not Purple's best song, but an undeniably catchy one!
    • 8. Baba O'Riley by The Who
      Outstanding thunderous piece of rock music.
    • 7. Money by Pink Floyd
      One of the best tracks from Dark Side Of The Moon and sums up the experiences of the band at that time.
    • 6. Riders On The Storm by The Doors
      Morrison's last masterpiece...a true work of art, and I love the percussion.
    • 5. Baby, I Love Your Way by Peter Frampton
      This song helped make Frampton a huge star as well as make the Alive album a phenomenal success.
    • 4. Hotel California by The Eagles
      This captures the dark side of rock excess and is without doubt one of the best tunes ever written.
    • 3. Kashmir by Led Zeppelin
      Fantastic arrangement by Zep. The song has been copied by so many artists but will never be matched.
    • 2. All Right Now by Free
      This song is the anthem of a generation.
    • 1. Stairway To Heaven by Led Zeppelin
      What a beautiful song, brings tears to my eyes every time.

    These are my top ten and should be in anyone's top 30.
    By: Poop
    • 10. Gimme A Bullet by AC/DC
    • 9. High Voltage by AC/DC
    • 8. Jailbreak by AC/DC
    • 7. Sin City by AC/DC
    • 6. Hell Ain't A Bad Place To Be by AC/DC
    • 5. Touch Too Much by AC/DC
    • 4. Whole Lotta Rosie by AC/DC
    • 3. TNT by AC/DC
    • 2. It's A Long Way To The Top by AC/DC
    • 1. Highway To Hell by AC/DC

    Other good bands - Led Zeppelin, Queen, Black Sabbath, CCR...
    By: D
    • 10. Choices by Uriah Heep
    • 9. Kingdom Of Madness by Magnum
    • 8. Come To The Sabbath by Black Widow
    • 7. Solitude by Black Sabbath
    • 6. The Ripper by Judas Priest
    • 5. Kill The King by Rainbow
    • 4. Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd
    • 3. Salisbury by Uriah Heep
    • 2. Sabbath Bloody Sabbath by Black Sabbath
    • 1. Stairway To Heaven by Led Zeppelin

    By: Mary
    • 10. Big Gig In The Sky by Pink Floyd
      The woman's vioce can really make you want to cry.
    • 9. We Will Rock You by Queen
      Power ballet.
    • 8. Us And Them by Pink Floyd
      I just love David Gilmore's voice.
    • 7. San Tropez by Pink Floyd
    • 6. Another Brick In The Wall by Pink floyd
      I love the whole ablum, beacuse I can't name all the songs.
    • 5. Hey You by Pink Floyd
      Love the beat.
    • 4. Stuck In The Middle With You by Stealer's Wheel
      Makes sense.
    • 3. Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen
      The whole thing rock off my socks.
    • 2. Breathe by Pink Floyd
      Great lyrics.
    • 1. Time by Pink Floyd
      What can I say, it's a work of art.

    By: Matrix
    • 10. Disco Inferno by The Trammps
    • 9. Police & Thieves by The Clash
    • 8. Show Me The Way by Peter Frampton
    • 7. With A Little Luck by Paul McCartney & Wings
    • 6. My Sweet Lord by George Harrison
    • 5. Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head by B. J. Thomas
    • 4. Love Is In The Air by John Paul Young
    • 3. Love Is Like Oxigen by The Sweet
    • 2. Long Cool Woman (In A Black Dress) by The Hollies
    • 1. Sister Golden Hair by America

    By: Matt
    • 10. Sweet Home Alabama by Lynyrd Skynyrd
    • 9. Teenage Wasteland by The Who
    • 8. The Logical Song by Supertramp
    • 7. Kashmir by Led Zeppelin
    • 6. All Along The Watchtower by Jimi Hendrix
      It's Jimi Hendrix..c'mon..
    • 5. Tangerine by Led Zeppelin
      A beautiful song that really hasn't been recognized by large audiences.
    • 4. Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd
      The entire album...just a critical collection of music that projected the future of what music should be.
    • 3. A Day In The Liife by The Beatles
    • 2. Comfortably Numb by Pink Floyd
      Great song.
    • 1. Stairway To Heaven by Led Zeppelin

    Zeppelin ruled the 70s, they were just unreal.
    By: Byron Thiesing
    • 10. Godzilla by Blue Oyster Cult
    • 9. Song Of The South by Alabama
    • 8. Seven Bridges Road by Eagles
    • 7. Walk This Way by Aerosmith
    • 6. Back In Black by AC/DC
    • 5. Grand Funk Railroad by Grand Funk Railroad
    • 4. Cover Of The Rolling Stone by Dr. Hook & His Medicine Show
    • 3. Ebony Eyes by Bob Welch
    • 2. Sweet Home Alabama by Lynyrd Skynyrd
    • 1. Dr. Love by KISS
      Greatest song.

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