Top Ten Songs of the Seventies
What are your top ten favorite songs from the 70s?
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- 10. Tuesday's Gone by Lynyrd Skynyrd
- 9. Young Lust by Pink Floyd
- 8. Trampled Underfoot by Led Zeppelin
- 7. More Than A Feeling by Boston
- 6. Blue Sky by Allman Brothers Band
- 5. Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd
- 4. Layla by Derek and the Dominos
- 3. Stairway To Heaven by Led Zeppelin
- 2. Free Bird by Lynyrd Skynyrd
- 1. Confortably Numb by Pink Floyd
Can't believe no-one has mentioned this. Amazing song. Never gets old.
- 10. Thank You For The Music by ABBA
- 9. Save Your Kisses For Me by Brotherhood Of Man
- 8. Theme From Mahogany by Diana Ross
- 7. Silver Lady by David Soul
- 6. All Kinds Of Everything by Dana
- 5. Thunder In My Heart by Leo Sayer
- 4. United We Stand by Brotherhood Of Man
- 3. I Go Crazy by Paul Davis
- 2. Honesty by Billy Joel
- 1. Lil Art Twelidi by Mary Spiteri
It's a Maltese song sung by the most popular singer ever in Malta. Placed third in Eurovision songs in 1992 with Little Child - another very nice song.
- 10. Foreplay/Long Time by Boston
Great guitar. Tom Scholz rocks!!!
- 9. Your Song by Elton John
Elton John at his best.
- 8. Baba O'Riley by The Who
- 7. Imagine by John Lennon
Great solo work!!
- 6. Won't Get Fooled Again by The Who
The Who's best song by far.
- 5. Stairway To Heaven by Led Zeppelin
Amazing song but not the greatest ever.
- 4. (Don't Fear) The Reaper by Blue Öyster Cult
One hit wonder.
- 3. Hotel California by The Eagles
- 2. Let It Be by The Beatles
If they made anymore songs in the 70's, the rest of this would've probably been with their songs. Their best song!!
- 1. More Than A Feeling by Boston
Greatest song ever!!!
The Beatles are definitely the greatest band to have ever walked this Earth (in my opinion).
- 10. Immigrant Song by Led Zeppelin
- 9. Back In Black by AC/DC
- 8. Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen
- 7. Sultans Of Swing by Dire Straits
- 6. Confortably Numb by Pink Floyd
- 5. Quadrophenia by The Who
The bass is fantastic.
- 4. Whole Lotta Love by Led Zeppelin
The most beautiful riff of the rock music.
- 3. Another Brick In The Wall by Pink Floyd
- 2. Imagine by John Lennon
Great song. Great message. Great John.
- 1. Stairway To Heaven by Led Zeppelin
The best song in the history of music. Jimmy Page is a god.
Ooops... I forgot one of my favourite songs: The Battle Of Evermore by Led Zeppelin. It is a kind of medievil style. Fantastic.
- 10. Stagefright by The Band
- 9. Simple Twist Of Faith by Bob Dylan
- 8. As by Stevie Wonder
- 7. Surrender by Cheap Trick
Just plain fun.
- 6. Since I've Been Loving You by Led Zeppelin
Fav Zep song from the '70s.
- 5. Tenth Avenue Freeze-out by Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band
The E Street's song.
- 4. Spanish Bombs by The Clash
My favorite song off the greatest punk album.
- 3. Blitzkrieg Bop by The Ramones
THE rock song!
- 2. The Real Me by The Who
The Who at their most rocking...Entwhistle's bass line is stunning.
- 1. Sweet Virginia by The Rolling Stones
Exile On Mainstreet is hands down one of the greatest albums ever.
- 10. Light My Fire by The Doors
This wasn't the 60's was it? Sorry if it was, I was born in '82, but you gotta have The Doors in the top 10.
- 9. Shambala by Three Dog Night
Good enough for commercials..........
- 8. Sunspot Baby by Bob Seger
- 7. Tuesday's Gone by Lynyrd Skynyrd
- 6. You Shook Me All Night Long by AC/DC
Good party song.
- 5. Teenage Wasteland by The Who
- 4. Positively 4th Street by Bob Dylan
Gotta love Bob Dylan.
- 3. Hey Hey What Can I Do by Led Zeppelin
- 2. Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd
Can you tell tell a green field from a cold steel rail?
- 1. Mainstreet by Bob Seger
Good song about a guy in love with a stripper??
no particular order
- 10. Ashes To Ashes by David Bowie
Made me wear black until 2004. Heck I still wear black. Fun to funky.... What the heck did it mean? I don't know? But it was super cool.
- 9. Chucky E's In Love by Ricky Lee Jones
I did not UNDERSTAND that song until the mid-90's, but I loved it when I was a child..
- 8. Avalon by Roxy Music
- 7. We Could Be Happy by Nilsson
Okay, I do not know the real name but watch Good Fella's and when they make spaghetti and the helicopter chases the ugly car scene: that is the song...
- 6. Beth by KISS
Made me roller skate slower.
- 5. Schools Out by Alice Cooper
Hello... what kid did not think this song rocked?
- 4. Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen
I was pretty frightened by the "Kill him, let him go" part but then Garth and Wayne made it great.
- 3. Mamma Gotta Squeeze Box by The Who
That was really dirty....well when you're 9.
- 2. Godzilla by Blue Oyster Cult
Like, for sure, come on that rocks, my mom even turned it up....zilla zilla zilla tokyo....
- 1. Wildfire by Michael Martin Murphy
Oh my gosh, I remember bawling to this when I was 6 in the back of the duster. Whoa, that is the 70's.
Man, I would not have been the free-thinking artist without album covers. I miss them from Spyro Gyra and that big butterfly to the sexy Roxy Music covers giving all us low self-esteems OF COURSE THAT IS WHEN IT STARTED 1978.... I could go on and on. P.S. COOL SITE. I HAVE SOME 80'S AND 90' PICKS TOO. LIKE ANY ONE CARES WITH ALL THE TROUBLE IN THE WORLD . BUT MUSIC BRINGS US ALL TOGETHER.
- 10. Love Rollercoaster by Ohio Players
Takes me back to 7th grade and my crush on Lisa.
- 9. Carry On Wayward Son by Kansas
Can't beat it with a stick!
- 8. Dust In The Wind by Kansas
Again, classic album!
- 7. We're An American Band by Grand Funk Railroad
- 6. All Revved Up by Meat Loaf
The whole album is CLASSIC.
- 5. More Than A Feeling by Boston
- 4. Levon by Elton John
A B-side probably never listened to by most.
- 3. Piano Man by Billy Joel
- 2. Fox On The Run by Sweet
- 1. Telephone Line by ELO
These are not in any special order. Just 10 off the top of my head.
By: Bart Majikowski
- 10. Ring Of Fire by Johnny Cash
- 9. Sunshine On My Shoulders by John Denver
It makes me sad.
- 8. Back Home Again by John Denver
1# on charts.
- 7. Annie's Song by John Denver
A wedding song.
- 6. Imagine by John Lennon
- 5. Take Me Home, Country Roads by John Denver
First song I ever heard.
- 4. Mrs. Robinson by Simon & Garfunkel
- 3. Oh! Yoko by John Lennon
- 2. Spirit by John Denver
- 1. Rhymes And Reasons by John Denver
Best lyrics ever!
- 10. Stuck In The Middle With You by Stealers Wheel
- 9. Hey Jude by The Beatles
- 8. All Along The Watchtower by Jimi Hendrix
- 7. Night Moves by Bob Seger
- 6. Band On The Run by Paul McCartney & Wings
- 5. Free Fallin' by Tom Petty
- 4. Stairway To Heaven by Led Zeppelin
- 3. The Joker by Steve Miller Band
- 2. Wild Horses by Rolling Stones
- 1. Imagine by John Lennon
JOHN LENNON ROCKS!!!!!!!!!!
Even though I'm only 15, I love the 70's. Today's music sucks!
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