what are some good classic rock songs?

ones that everybody knows, like "black or white" and all that. im making a play list for a school dance. help is much appreciated.

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  • 1 decade ago
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    "Jumping Jack Flash" Rolling Stones

    "Sweet Home Alabama" Lynyrd Skynyrd

    "Smoke On The Water" Deep Purple

    "Whole Lotta Love" Led Zeppelin

    "Urgent" -Foreigner

    "Rock You Like A Hurricane" - Scorpions

    "Paranoid" - Black Sabbath

    "I'm 18" - Alice Cooper

    "Baby Hold On To Me" - Eddie Money

    "Roundabout" - Yes

    "Evil Woman" - Electric Light Orchestra

    "Get Back" - Beatles

    "Come Together" - Beatles

    "Light My Fire" - Doors

    "Purple Haze" - Jimi Hendrix

    "All Along The Watchtower" - Jimi Hendrix

    "Cat Scratch Fever" - Ted Nugent

    "Born On The Bayou" - Creedence Clearwater Revival

    "I Can't Drive 55" - Sammy Hagar

    "Beautiful Girls" - Van Halen

    "Cocaine" - Eric Clapton

    "Evil Ways" - Santana

    Source(s): Off the top of my head, what I heard on the radio today
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  • 1 decade ago

    American Girl - Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

    Breathe - Pink Floyd

    Baby I Love Your Way - Peter Frampton

    Band on the Run - Paul McCartney and Wings

    Blinded by the Light - Manfred Mann's Earth Band

    Don't Stop Believin' - Journey

    In the Air Tonight - Phil Collins

    Double Vision - Foreigner

    Edge of 17 - Stevie Nix

    Crazy on You - Heart

    Desperado - Eagles

    Fortunate Son - Creedence Clearwater Revival

    Rock the Casbah - The Clash

    Foreplay Long Time - Boston

    I'd love to know what you end up playing let us know!

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  • 1 decade ago

    Smells Like Teen Spirit By Nirvana

    Stairway To Heaven By Led Zeppelin

    Strawberry Field Forever By Beatles

    Time Is A-Changing By Bob Dylan

    Angie And Satisfaction By Rolling Stones

    Bohemian Rhapsody By Queen

    Break On THrough To The Other Side By The Doors

    Michael Jackson's Beat It and Man In The Mirror

    18 and life by Skid Row

    Feel Like Making Love by Bad Company

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  • 1 decade ago

    ever fallen in love ~ buzzcocks

    shot by both sides ~ magazine

    bad moon rising ~ creedence clearwater revival

    girl, you'll be a woman soon ~ neil diamond

    afterglow ~ small faces

    virginia plain ~ roxy music

    somewhere in my heart ~ aztec camera

    broken land ~ the adventures

    into the valley ~ the skids

    van demon's land ~ U2

    mary of the forth form ~ boomtown rats

    teenage kicks ~ undertones

    at the edge ~ stiff little fingers

    what difference does it make? ~ the smiths

    this is a low ~ blur

    round our way ~ oasis

    i'm only happy when it rains ~ garbage

    this town aint big enough for the both of us ~ sparks

    dark streets of london ~ the pogues

    i ran ~ a flock of seagulls

    what's my name ~ the clash

    is this love ~ squeeze

    california sun ~ ramones

    she ~ green day

    buddy holly ~ weezer

    step on ~ happy mondays

    slight return ~ bluetones

    summer in dublin ~ bagetelle

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  • 1 decade ago

    check out songs from, Michael Jackson, The Beatles, The Sex Pistols, Pink Floyd, Jimi Hendrix. examples: Beat it, Twist and Shout, Anarchy for the UK, Another brick in the wall, Purple haze.

    (examples in same order as bands.)

    Source(s): im a good song listener
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  • 1 decade ago

    Stuff by The Clash, The Doors, Sex Pistols, The Beatles....

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  • 1 decade ago

    Kashmir by Led Zeppelin.

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Better question: What are some bad classic rock songs?

    WAY harder to answer.

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