Rolling Stones Songs Ranked from Best to Worst. Can We Agree On #1?
The Rolling Stonesare often acknowledged as one of the greatest rock 'n roll bands of all time. The band's roots are in the UK, but they've become a music staple in homes around the world. Whether you've been a fan of The Rolling Stones since their inception or more recently got into their music, you definitely have a favorite song.
Did we mention that the band is still on tour today? If you've been dying to catch some of these songs live, don't give up just yet.
Which song by The Rolling Stones can you just not get enough of? We've created a list of the band's most popular tracks through the years, and we need your help ranking them in order! Let us know!
"Angie" is a song by the The Rolling Stones, featured on their 1973 album Goats Head Soup. Although fans love to conspire, the band claims it's about no woman in particular
"Tumbling Dice" (originally called "Good Time Women") is a single written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards for the The Rolling Stones' 1972 double album Exile on Main St., and was the album's lead single.
You Can't Always Get What You Want
"You Can't Always Get What You Want" is a song on the band's 1969 album Let It Bleed. Written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, it was named as the 100th greatest song of all time by Rolling Stone magazine in its 2004 list of the "500 Greatest Songs of All Time".
Can't You Hear Me Knocking
"Can't You Hear Me Knocking" is over seven minutes long, and from the band's 1971 album Sticky Fingers. The song is also featured in multiple films and a TV series.
Jumpin' Jack Flash
"Jumpin' Jack Flash" was released as a single in 1968. The song was perceived by some as the band's return to their blues roots after the baroque pop and psychedelia heard on their previous albums.
"Wild Horses" is from the band's 1971 album Sticky Fingers, written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards. Rolling Stone ranked it number 334 in its "500 Greatest Songs of All Time" list in 2004.
(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction
Written in 1965, "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction" has lyrics that refer to sexual frustration and commercialism. It was written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards and produced by Andrew Loog Oldham.
Paint It, Black
"Paint it, Black" was first released as a single on 6 May 1966, and later included as the opening track to the US version of their 1966 album Aftermath. The song became the Rolling Stones' third number one hit single in the US and sixth in the UK.
Sympathy For The Devil
"Sympathy for the Devil" is the opening track on the band's 1968 album Beggars Banquet. Rolling Stone magazine placed it at number 32 on its list of the "500 Greatest Songs of All Time".
"Gimme Shelter" is the opening track to the band's 1969 album Let It Bleed. Greil Marcus, writing in Rolling Stone magazine at the time of its release, praised the song, stating that the band has "never done anything better".