Top Ten Songs of the Seventies

What are your top ten favorite songs from the 70s?

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    By: Adam
    • 10. The Payback by James Brown
    • 9. Stairway To Heaven by Led Zeppelin
    • 8. Jet by Wings
      There's life after the Beatles.
    • 7. Evil Woman by ELO
      Amazingly cool.
    • 6. Hotel California by The Eagles
      This a track.
    • 5. Gypsy by Fleetwood Mac
      Fleetwood Mac, way ahead of their time.
    • 4. I'm Mandy Fly Me by 10cc
    • 3. Could You Be Loved by Bob Marley
    • 2. L.A. Woman by The Doors
      Instrumentally amazing.
    • 1. Goodbye Stranger by Supertramp
      Without doubt the best band of the 70s.

    Where did all the good times go?
    By: Whitney Mckinley
    • 10. Jack & Diane by John Cougar
      That is one awesome song :P
    • 9. Hotel California by The Eagles
    • 8. Iron Man by Black Sabbath
    • 7. Kashmir by Led Zeppelin
      an awesome song~ :P
    • 6. The Joker by The Steve Miller Band
    • 5. Cat Scrach Fever by Ted Nugget
      It was funny because I'd actually been scrached by a cat and I got this really high fever then the next day they played this song on the radio. It freaked me out! :)
    • 4. Smoke On The Water by Deep Purple
    • 3. Horse With No Name by America
    • 2. Take It To The Limit by The Eagles
      They also have a lot of other great songs :P
    • 1. Stairway To Heaven by Led Zeppelin
      It's like the best song in the world! :D

    Those are some of my favorite songs and I think they are the best songs of that time. You have to agree with me on some of the like 'Stairway To Heaven'. You're in denial if you disagree with me because that is one of the best songs ever to be written and played.
    By: WashClorox
    • 10. Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap by AC/DC
    • 9. So Cold by Rocket From The Tombs
    • 8. Eighteen by Alice Cooper
    • 7. Search And Destroy by Iggy And The Stooges
    • 6. A National Acrobatt by Black Sabbath
    • 5. Sonic Reducer by Dead Boys
    • 4. Today Your Love, Tomorrow The World by Ramones
    • 3. Seed Of Memory by Terry Reid
    • 2. Free Bird by Lynyrd Skynyrd
    • 1. Shadows Often Felt by DUST

    By: NeK
    • 10. Philby by Rory Gallagher
    • 9. All Night Long by Rainbow
    • 8. Burnin' For You by Blue Oyster Cult
    • 7. Time by Pink Floyd
    • 6. Junior's Eyes by Black Sabbath
    • 5. Rock And 'Roll by Led Zeppelin
    • 4. Highway Star by Deep Purple
    • 3. Love Gun by Kiss
      Because I'm a man!!!
    • 2. Lady Fantasy by Camel
      Technique, Emotion, Rock'n'Roll. What else do you want?
    • 1. Free Bird by Lynyrd Skynyrd
      Rock'n'Roll Anthem

    I wanted to add more tracks....
    By: Bob
    • 10. Night Moves by Bob Seger
    • 9. Like A Rock by Bob Seger
    • 8. Old Time Rock And Roll by Bob Seger
    • 7. Rock And Roll by Led Zepplin
    • 6. Take It Easy by Eagles
    • 5. Heartache Tonight by Eagles
    • 4. Free Bird by Lynyrd Skynyrd
    • 3. Stairway To Heaven by Led Zepplin
    • 2. Sweet Home Alabama by Lynyrd Skynyrd
    • 1. Gimme Three Steps by Lynyrd Skynyrd

    By: Madison
    • 10. The Chain by Fleetwood Mac
    • 9. Comfortably Numb by Pink Floyd
    • 8. Do You Feel Like We Do? (Live) by Peter Frampton
    • 7. Rhiannon by Fleetwood Mac
    • 6. Magic Man by Heart
    • 5. Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen
    • 4. Sweet Home Alabama by Lynyrd Skynyrd
    • 3. Tuesday's Gone by Lynyrd Skynyrd
    • 2. Kashmir by Led Zeppelin
    • 1. Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd

    By: Isaac
    • 10. Frankenstein by Edgar Winter Group
      Great insturmental.
    • 9. Black Water by Doobie Brothers
      Great tune.
    • 8. Shine On You Crazy Diamond by Pink Floyd
      Floyd's best song.
    • 7. Won't Get Fooled Again by The Who
      The Who are SWEET.
    • 6. Beautiful Loser by Bob Seger
      The verison on Live Bullet
    • 5. Blue Sky by Allman Brothers Band
      Great song.
    • 4. Layla by Derek & the Dominoes
      Clapton and Duane Allman can't get better than that.
    • 3. Going To California by Led Zeppelin
      Zeppelin's best song.
    • 2. American Pie by Don McLean
      A classic.
    • 1. Tangled Up In Blue by Bob Dylan
      Best songwriter ever.

    By: Sharlotte
    • 10. Dynomite by Bazuka
      This is the first song sampled in Mr. Jaws.
    • 9. Please Mr. Please by Olivia Newton-John
    • 8. How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You) by James Taylor
    • 7. Why Can't We Be Friends by War
    • 6. Get Down Tonight by KC & The Sunshine Band
    • 5. The Hustle by Van McCoy
    • 4. Love Will Keep Us Together by Captain & Tennille
    • 3. Rhinestone Cowboy by Glen Campbell
    • 2. One Of These Nights by Eagles
    • 1. Jive Talkin' by Bee Gees

    I love 70s music! And especially that goofy Mr. Jaws song. In case anyone is looking for a list of the songs played in that song I'm posting it here in order. These are the first 10 songs and the last 2 are I'm Not in Love by 10cc and Midnight Blue by Melissa Manchester. This makes a great playlist!
    By: Lane
    • 10. Smoke On The Water by Deep Purple
    • 9. All Right Now by Free
    • 8. Back In Black by AC/DC
    • 7. More Than A Feeling by Boston
    • 6. Sweet Home Alabama by Lynyrd Skynyrd
    • 5. Listen To The Music by The Doobie Brothers
    • 4. Imagine by John Lennon
    • 3. Boehemian Rhapsody by Queen
    • 2. Hotel California by The Eagles
    • 1. Stairway To Heaven by Led Zeppelin

    By: Rhys
    • 10. Epitaph by King Crimson
      Think this song came out '69 but for this sake it'll make it into the 70's...
    • 9. Blinded By The Light by ELO
      Soooooo amazing, I love it. Chill song.
    • 8. Khe Sahn by Cold Chisel
      Best band ever to come out of Australia next to Skyhooks and Aussie Crawl, lyrically about the Vietnam soldiers who came back into society and were treated like crap and ignored basically. Very beautifully musically written with a nice piano intro.
    • 7. Sultans Of Swing by Dire Straits
      Simply amazing.
    • 6. Sweet Talkin' Woman by ELO
      One of the best bands of the 70's, haha just absolutely love 'em, even when Lynne was in "the idle race".
    • 5. Free Bird by Lynyrd Skynyrd
      One of the nicest songs ever, not to mention probably one of the best guitar solos ever that psyches me up so good.
    • 4. Free Money by Patti Smith
      My fav song from her. Awesome ending.
    • 3. Get Thy Bearings by Donovan
      Love this song...everyone needs to hear it. Real nice slow chill tune.
    • 2. Rock 'N' Roll Suicide by David Bowie
      One of Bowie's best songs ever, awesome lyrics, brilliant acoustic in it. Chill as well. Love it.
    • 1. All My Friends Are Getting Married by Skyhooks
      This would have to top my fav song of the 70's, sooo chill, good story in it, brilliant, everyone needs to hear this song.

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