The Best Songs of All Time: A Ranking
Updated: Jan 24
It's a subjective matter to make a ranking of the best songs of all time, as different people have different tastes in music. However, there are a number of songs that have stood the test of time and have been widely recognized as classics by critics and audiences alike.
"Bohemian Rhapsody" by Queen (1975)
"Like a Rolling Stone" by Bob Dylan (1965)
"I Can't Get No Satisfaction" by The Rolling Stones (1965)
"Imagine" by John Lennon (1971)
"What's Going On" by Marvin Gaye (1971)
"Respect" by Aretha Franklin (1967)
"Good Vibrations" by The Beach Boys (1966)
"God Save the Queen" by the Sex Pistols (1977)
"Billie Jean" by Michael Jackson (1982)
"Smells Like Teen Spirit" by Nirvana (1991)
This is just a small selection of the many great songs that have been released over the decades. Other notable songs that could be included on a list of the best of all time are "Stairway to Heaven" by Led Zeppelin, "Hey Jude" by The Beatles, "What'd I Say" by Ray Charles, and "My Heart Will Go On" by Celine Dion.
It's important to note that this is a subjective ranking and different people will have different opinions on what the best songs of all time are. The above list is just an example.