CHOM Top 500.  The complete list of the BIGGEST songs in Rock that have inspired, influenced and defined generations.

 

1. Led Zeppelin Stairway To Heaven
2. Queen Bohemian Rhapsody
3. Metallica  Enter Sandman
4. Pink Floyd  Comfortably Numb
5. Nirvana  Smells Like Teen Spirit
6. AC/DC Back In Black
7. Pearl Jam   Alive
8. The Eagles  Hotel California
9. Guns N Roses  Paradise City
10. U2 Where The Streets Have No Name
11. Aerosmith  Dream On
12. Led Zeppelin  Kashmir
13. Bruce Springsteen  Born To Run
14. The Rolling Stones  Satisfaction   
15. The Beatles Revolution
16. Green Day Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life)
17. Pink Floyd Another Brick In The Wall (Parts 1&2)
18. Pink Floyd  Time
19. Muse Starlight
20. Nirvana  Lithium
21. Metallica Nothing Else Matters
22. RUSH  Tom Sawyer
23. AC/DC  You Shook Me All Night Long
24. Led Zeppelin Black Dog
25. David Bowie  Space Oddity
26. The Beatles  A Day In The Life
27. The Rolling Stones  Sympathy For The Devil
28. The White Stripes Seven Nation Army
29. Led Zeppelin Ramble On
30. Foo Fighters  My Hero
31. Pink Floyd Wish You Were Here
32. Red Hot Chili Peppers  Under The Bridge
33. U2  Pride
34. Radiohead Paranoid Android
35. Pearl Jam Jeremy
36. The Who  Behind Blue Eyes
37. Derek And The Dominos  Layla
38. The Who  Baba O'Reilly
39. The Beatles Come Together
40. The Police Roxanne
41. Muse Resistance
42. U2 Sunday Bloody Sunday
43. Led Zeppelin Good Times Bad Times
44. The Beatles Hey Jude
45. Queen We Will Rock You/We Are The Champions
46. Guns N Roses  Sweet Child Of Mine
47. Pink Floyd Money
48. Peter Gabriel Solsbury Hill
49. Red Hot Chilli Peppers  Scar Tissue
50. Jimi Hendrix  Purple Haze
51. Led Zeppelin Rock And Roll
52. John Lennon Imagine
53. The Doors  Break On Through
54. Aerosmith Sweet Emotion
55. The Black Keys Lonely Boy
56. The Doors LA Woman
57. Pink Floyd  Shine On You Crazy Diamond
58. Boston  More Than A Feelin
59. AC/DC Thunderstruck
60. Green Day American Idiot
61. Black Sabbath Paranoid
62. ‎RUSH The Spirit Of Radio
63. Genesis Abacab
64. The Beatles  While My Guitar Gently Weeps
65. Guns N Roses  Welcome To The Jungle
66. AC/DC Highway To Hell
67. Nirvana  In Bloom
68. Muse Uprising
69. Metallica  One
70. Queen  Somebody To Love
71. The Beatles Here Comes The Sun
72. The Beatles Golden Slumbers Medley
73. Bon Jovi  Livin On A Prayer
74. Foo Fighters Everlong
75. Bruce Springsteen  Jungleland
76. Genesis Firth Of Fifth
77. The Police Every Breath You Take
78. The Black Keys Gold On The Ceiling
79. ZZ Top Tush
80. Golden Earring  Radar Love
81. The Who Won't Get Fooled Again
82. AC/DC Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap
83. Metallica  The Unforgiven
84. Nirvana Come As You Are
85. The Beatles Let It Be
86. Bob Seger  Turn The Page
87. Green Day  Jesus Of Suburbia
88. Blur Song 2
89. Metallica  Master Of Puppets
90. Genesis  Ripples
91. The Police Don't Stand So Close To Me
92. The Rolling Stones  Gimme Shelter
93. The Who  Who Are You
94. The Rolling Stones It’s Only Rock And Roll
95. Peter Gabriel In Your Eyes
96. Peter Frampton Do You Feel Like We Do
97. Pearl Jam Black
98. Tears For Fears  Shout
99. Supertramp Dreamer
100. Radiohead Creep
101. U2 Beautiful Day
102. The Beatles Eleanor Rigby
103. Peter Gabriel Shock The Monkey
104. Pink Floyd Brain Damage/Eclipse
105. Red Hot Chili Peppers Give It Away
106. Steppenwolf Born To Be Wild
107. Pearl Jam Even Flow
108. Supertramp Take The Long Way Home
109. Queen Under Pressure
110. The Rolling Stones You Can't Always Get What You Want
111. Lynyrd Skynyrd Sweet Home Alabama
112. ZZ Top La Grange
113. Led Zeppelin Heartbreaker/Living Loving Maid
114. Van Halen You Really Got Me
115. Green Day When I Come Around
116. David Bowie Rebel Rebel
117. Led Zeppelin Immigrant Song
118. Bob Dylan Like A Rolling Stone
119. R.E.M. Losing My Religion
120. Queen Another One Bites The Dust
121. Peter Gabriel Games Without Frontiers
122. Depeche Mode Personal Jesus
123. Radiohead Karma Police
124. Oasis Wonderwall
125. The Beatles  Get Back
126. The Police Message In A Bottle
127. The Rolling Stones Paint It Black
128. David Bowie Suffragette
129. Green Day Holiday
130. The Clash Should I Stay Or Should I Go
131. U2 I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
132. Oasis Champagne Supernova
133. Van Halen Panama
134. Metallica Fade To Black
135. Lynyrd Skynyrd Free Bird
136. The Doors Roadhouse Blues
137. KISS Rock And Roll All Night
138. Bon Jovi You Give Love A Bad Name
139. Joan Jett I Love Rock N Roll
140. Guns N Roses Patience
141. The Scorpions Rock You Like A Hurricane
142. Supertramp The Logical Song
143. Steely Dan Do It Again
144. Nirvana All Apologies
145. Styx Prelude/Suite Madame Blue
146. Supertramp Bloody Well Right
147. Journey Don't Stop Believing
148. Thin Lizzy Boys Are Back In Town
149. Smashing Pumpkins Bullet With Butterfly Wings
150. U2 With Or Without You
151. Jane’s Addiction Jane Says
152. Green Day Basket Case
153. The Killers Somebody Told Me
154. Prince Purple Rain
155. The Police Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic
156. The Rolling Stones Jumpin’ Jack Flash
157. Jon And Vangelis Friends Of Mr. Cairo
158. Bob Dylan Rainy Day Women #12 & 35
159. R.E.M. The One I Love
160. Radiohead Just
161. Smashing Pumpkins Disarm
162. Steve Miller Band  The Joker
163. Stone Temple Pilots Plush
164. Led Zeppelin Trampled Underfoot
165. Red Hot Chili Peppers Dani California
166. Supertramp Fool’s Overture
167. Neil Young Rockin’ In The Free World
168. The Rolling Stones Start Me Up
169. The Clash Rock The Casbah
170. Santana Black Magic Woman
171. The Rolling Stones Honky Tonk Women
172. Simple Minds Don’t You (Forget About Me)
173. Smashing Pumpkins 1979
174. Yes Roundabout
175. The Moody Blues Nights In White Satin
176. The Beatles Good Day Sunshine
177. Arcade Fire No Cars Go
178. Talk Talk It’s My Life
179. The Cars Just What I Needed
180. Tom Petty Free Fallin'
181. The Rolling Stones Miss You
182. The Tragically Hip Ahead By A Century
183. Steely Dan  Reelin In The Years
184. U2  New Year's Day
185. Arcade Fire Wake Up
186. The Who Eminence Front
187. The Smiths How Soon Is Now
188. U2 All I Want Is You
189. The Police So Lonely
190. The Cure In Between Days
191. The Cult She Sells Sanctuary
192. Linkin Park In The End
193. Aerosmith Walk This Way
194. Van Halen Hot For Teacher
195. AC/DC Whole Lotta Rosie
196. Tool  Sober
197. Alice In Chains Rooster
198. ZZ Top Cheap Sunglasses
199. Traffic  Low Spark Of High-Heeled Boys
200. Green Day Longview
201. The Kinks You Really Got Me
202. The Clash Train In Vain
203. The Beatles Lucy In The Sky
204. The Tragically Hip New Orleans Is Sinking
205. Steve Miller Band Fly Like An Eagle
206. The Rolling Stones  Angie
207. David Bowie Heroes
208. Van Morrison  Into The Mystic
209. The Beatles I Am The Walrus
210. Bon Jovi Wanted Dead Or Alive
211. Tom Petty I Won’t Back Down
212. Elton John Funeral For A Friend/Love Lies Bleeding
213. The Beatles Day Tripper
214. Supertramp Goodbye Stranger
215. U2 Bad
216. Radiohead Fake Plastic Trees
217. The Pixies Where Is My Mind?
218. Phil Collins In The Air Tonight
219. Pink Floyd Hey You
220. Beck Loser
221. Red Hot Chili Peppers Otherside
222. The Rolling Stones Beast Of Burden
223. Supertramp Breakfast In America
224. Smashing Pumpkins Tonight, Tonight
225. The Cure Just Like Heaven
226. The Police Synchronicity ll
227. Muse Madness
228. Arcade Fire Neighborhood # 3 (Power Out)
229. RUSH Limelight
230. Black Sabbath War Pig’s/Luke’s Wall
231. AC/DC TNT
232. The Cult Love Removal Machine
233. Sex Pistols Anarchy In The UK
234. The Offspring Self Esteem
235. R.E.M. It’s The End Of The World (And I Feel Fine)
236. The Traveling Wilburys Handle With Care
237. The Rolling Stones Ruby Tuesday
238. Stevie Wonder Superstition
239. Supertramp School
240. The Killers Mr. Brightside
241. The Beatles Magical Mystery Tour
242. Yes  I’ve Seen All Good People
243. Styx Lady
244. The Rolling Stones Midnight Rambler
245. The Beatles Help
246. The Eagles Heartbreak Tonight
247. Tom Petty Runnin' Down A Dream
248. RUSH Distant Early Warning
249. The Rolling Stones Bitch 
250. Ram Jam Black Betty
251. Tears For Fears Mad World
252. The Verve Bitter Sweet Symphony
253. The Cars Drive
254. Tears For Fears Pale Shelter
255. Yes Close To The Edge
256. Weezer Say It Ain't So
257. The Doors   The End
258. Queen Crazy Little Thing Called Love
259. The Black Keys                     Little Black Submarines
260. Mumford & Sons Little Lion Man
261. Nirvana Heart-Shaped Box
262. Supertramp Crime Of The Century
263. The Beatles Yesterday
264. Prince Let’s Go Crazy
265. The Clash London Calling
266. George Harrison My Sweet Lord
267. The Guess Who American Woman
268. The Knack My Sharona
269. Toto  Hold The Line
270. Rod Stewart Hot Legs
271. Queen Keep Yourself Alive
272. Ozzy Osbourne Crazy Train
273. Smashing Pumpkins Today
274. Nazareth Love Hurts
275. David Bowie Fame
276. Motley Crue Girls, Girls, Girls
277. Alice In Chains Man In The Box
278. Metallica From Whom The Bell Tolls
279. Led Zeppelin Over The Hills And Far Away
280. Soundgarden Black Hole Sun
281. Pearl Jam Better Man
282. King Crimson The Court Of The Crimson King
283. Bob Dylan Subterranian Homesick Blues
284. Don Henley Boys Of Summer
285. Green Day Boulevard Of Broken Dreams
286. Foreigner Jukebox Hero
287. Deep Purple Highway Star
288. Rage Against The Machine Killing In The Name
289. Neil Young Cinnamon Girl
290. Led Zeppelin When The Levee Breaks
291. Paul McCartney Maybe I’m Amazed
292. Pink Floyd  Have A Cigar
293. Jimi Hendrix All Along The Watchtower
294. Queen Killer Queen
295. Arcade Fire Keep The Car Running
296. Phil Collins  I Don’t Care Anymore
297. Bruce Springsteen Backstreets
298. Red Hot Chili Peppers  Californication
299. R.E.M. Radio Free Europe
300. The Smiths  What Difference Does It Make
301. The Beatles  In My Life
302. Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Carry On
303. The Rolling Stones She's A Rainbow
304. Alabama Shakes Hold On
305. The Doors  People Are Strange
306. Bob Dylan The Times Are Changing
307. Foo Fighters These Days
308. RUSH  Red Barchetta
309. Elton John       Tiny Dancer
310. Elbow New York Morning
311. Talk Talk Life’s What You Make it
312. Depeche Mode Enjoy The Silence
313. Genesis The Musical Box
314. David Bowie Modern Love
315. U2 The Miracle Of Joey Ramone
316. Bon Jovi  Bad Medicine
317. Bruce Springsteen Glory Days
318. Jack White Lazaretto
319. Def Leppard Rock Of Ages
320. Bryan Adams Summer Of '69
321. Black Sabbath Iron Man
322. Led Zeppelin Babe I'm Gonna Leave You
323. Avenged Sevenfold Hail To The King
324. Iron Maiden  Run To The Hills
325. Def Leppard  Hysteria
326. Jethro Tull Aqualung
327. Metallica  Sad But True
328. Rage Against The Machine Bulls On Parade
329. Rammstein  Du Hast
330. Radiohead Burn The Witch
331. Genesis Follow You Follow Me
332. Pearl Jam Yellow Ledbetter
333. Half Moon Run Give Up
334. Death Cab For Cutie I Will Possess Your Heart
335. Garbage Only Happy When It Rains
336. Florence & The Machine  Ship To Wreck
337. Simple Minds  Someone Somewhere In Summertime
338. Arcade Fire Rebellion (Lies)
339. Guns N Roses Live And Let Die
340. Bush Machine Head
341. R.E.M. What’s The Frequency, Kenneth?
342. Edgar Winter Group  Frankenstein
343. Joan Jett Bad Reputation
344. Led Zeppelin Fool In The Rain
345. R.E.M. Orange Crush
346. Weezer  Buddy Holly
347. Iggy Pop Lust For Life
348. Violent Femmes Blister In The Sun
349. The Band The Weight
350. George Harrison  Give Me Love
351. Beach Boys California Girls
352. Led Zeppelin Thank You
353. The National Graceless
354. Kings Of Leon Sex On Fire
355. Eric Clapton Lay Down Sally
356. Cage The Elephant Mess Around
357. The Doors Riders On The Storm
358. Jimi Hendrix  Voodoo Child
359. Muse  Hysteria
360. The Tragically Hip  Courage
361. The Who   See Me Feel Me
362. Neil Young Heart Of Gold
363. Paul McCartney Band On The Run
364. Guns N Roses  Knockin' On Heaven's Door
365. America  Horse With No Name
366. Radiohead Street Spirit (Fade Out)
367. The National  Fake Empire
368. Focus Hocus Pocus
369. Queen Tie Your Mother Down
370. Dio Holy Diver
371. Nirvana Sliver
372. The Offspring Come Out And Play
373. Led Zeppelin Nobody's Fault But Mine
374. Judas Priest You’ve Got Another Thing Coming
375. Rage Against The Machine Guerilla Radio
376. Green Day Bang Bang
377. Alice In Chains Would?
378. Pearl Jam Crazy Mary
379. Boston Amanda
380. Elton John Saturday Night’s Alright For Fighting
381. AC/DC  It's A Long Way To The Top
382. Half Moon Run Full Circle
383. Faith No More Epic
384. David Bowie Ashes To Ashes
385. Genesis Mama
386. Elbow Grounds For Divorce
387. Coldplay Major Minus
388. Bruce Springsteen Hungry Heart
389. Courtney Barnett History Eraser
390. Eric Clapton Cocaine
391. Marilyn Manson The Beautiful People
392. A Perfect Circle Judith
393. Interpol  All The Rage Back Home
394. The Ramones I Wanna Be Sedated
395. David Bowie Starman
396. Kansas Dust In The Wind
397. Foo Fighters Learn To Fly
398. The Who  You Better You Bet
399. Flaming Lips Do You Realize?
400. David Bowie Lazarus
401. The Cure Boys Don’t Cry
402. The Cars Good Times Roll
403. Blur There’s No Other Way
404. Triumph Lay It On The Line
405. Muse  Mercy
406. Smashing Pumpkins Cherub Rock
407. Quiet Riot Cum On Feel The Noize
408. The Struts Kiss This
409. The Band The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
410. The Allman Brothers Whipping Post
411. CCR Fortunate Sun
412. RUSH Lakeside Park
413. Stone Temple Pilots Interstate Love Song
414. System Of A Down Aerials
415. U2 Vertigo
416. The Rolling Stones Emotional Rescue
417. Jet Are You Gonna Be My Girl?
418. The Marshall Tucker Band Can’t You See
419. Red Hot Chili Peppers Dark Necessities
420. Pavement Cut Your Hair
421. The Pixies Monkey Gone To Heaven
422. Queen  Don’t Stop Me Now
423. Pearl Jam Just Breathe
424. Oasis Live Forever
425. KISS Beth
426. Styx Come Sail Away
427. City And Colour Lover Come Back
428. Pearl Jam Daughter
429. The Tragically Hip Fully Completely
430. Wolfmother Woman
431. Primus My Name Is Mud
432. The Doobie Brothers  Listen To The Music
433. The Black Crows  Hard To Handle
434. Foo Fighters  Big Me
435. The Rolling Stones   Can't You Hear Me Knocking
436. The Tragically Hip At The Hundredth Meridian
437. Metallica Until It Sleeps
438. Led Zeppelin Going To California
439. Peter Gabriel Biko
440. The Strumbellas Spirits
441. Nirvana On A Plain
442. Nickelback Rockstar
443. Boston Peace Of Mind
444. Motley Crue Home Sweet Home
445. Bachman Turner Overdrive You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet
446. Kaleo  No Good
447. Deep Purple Child In Time
448. Sweet Ballroom Blitz
449. Bad Company Bad Company
450. Aerosmith Rag Doll
451. Motley Crue Dr. Feelgood
452. Blink 182 What’s My Age Again
453. Blondie Call Me
454. CCR Proud Mary
455. Black Sabbath Fairies Wear Boots
456. Stevie Wright Evie
457. Half Moon Run  Turn Your Love
458. Catherine Wheel Phantom Of The American Mother
459. XTC Dear God
460. Patrick Watson  Love Songs For Robots
461. Bruce Springsteen Tenth Avenue Freeze-Out
462. Electric Light Orchestra Don’t Bring Me Down
463. City and Colour Fragile Bird
464. The Cranberries Zombie
465. Bush Comedown
466. Beck  Dreams
467. Muse  Stockholm Syndrome
468. The War On Drugs Under The Pressure
469. Radiohead There There
470. Modest Mouse  Lamp Shades On Fire
471. Jack White Freedom At 21
472. Led Zeppelin Battle Of Evermore
473. Interpol Evil
474. Led Zeppelin I'm Gonna Crawl
475. Babe Ruth The Mexican
476. David Bowie Ziggy Stardust
477. Mott The Hoople All The Young Dudes
478. The Animals House Of The Rising Sun
479. Neil Young Southern Man
480. Mumford & Sons Roll Away Your Stone
481. RUSH Xanadu
482. Moist Leave It Alone
483. Marilyn Manson Sweet Dreams
484. Florence & The Machine  What Kind Of Man
485. Kate Bush Running Up That Hill
486. Alabama Shakes  Don’t Wanna Fight
487. RUSH  Closer To The Heart
488. Ghost  Cirice
489. The Strumbellas We Don't Know
490. The Doors  When The Music's Over
491. The Tragically Hip  Locked In The Trunk Of A Car
492. Billy Idol Dancing With Myself
493. Queen Radio Ga Ga
494. Elton John Bennie And The Jets
495. Procol Harum Whiter Shade Of Pale
496. Pearl Jam Given To Fly
497. Roxy Music Avalon
498. Our Lady Peace Superman's Dead
499. City And Colour  Wasted Love
500. Gordon Lightfoot The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald