Clone of 1001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die

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  • O sole mio- Enrico Caruso
  • St. Louis Blues- Bessie Smith
  • Allons a Lafayette- Joe & Cleoma Falcon
  • Lagrimas negras- Trio Matamoros
  • Pokarekare- Ana Hato (with Deane Waretini)
  • St. James Infirmary Blues- Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five
  • El manisero- Don Aspiazu & His Havana Casino Orchestra
  • Minnie the Moocher- Cab Calloway & his Orchestra
  • Need a Little Suger in My Bowl- Bessie Smith
  • Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?- Bing Crosby
  • Mal hombre- Lydia Mendoza
  • Hula Girl- Sol Hoopii
  • Can the Circle Be Unbroken (By and By)- The Carter Family
  • Cross Road Blues- Robert Johnson
  • Hellhound on My Trail- Robert Johnson
  • Strange Fruit- Billie Holiday
  • Over the Rainbow- Judy Garland
  • The Gallis Pole- Lead Belly
  • Mbube- Solomon Linda & The Evening Birds
  • Jave Jive- The Ink Spots
  • Gloomy Sunday- Billie Holiday
  • Guantanamera- Joseito Fernandez
  • God Bless The Child- Billie Holiday
  • Stormy Weather- Lena Horne
  • Rum and Coca-Cola- Lord Invader
  • This Land Is Your Land- Woody Guthrie
  • Lili Marleen- Marlene Dietrich
  • (Get Your Kicks on) Route 66- The Nat King Cole Trio
  • Al gurugu- La Nina de los peines
  • La vie en rose- Edith Piaf
  • La mer- Charles Trenet
  • White Christmas- Bing Crosby
  • Good Rockin’ Tonight- oy Brown
  • Nature Boy- The Nat King Cole Trio
  • Saturday Night Fish Fry- Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five
  • I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry- Hank Williams
  • Autumn Leaves- Jo Stafford
  • Summertime- Sarah Vaughn
  • Goodnight, Irene- The Weavers
  • Mambo No. 5- Perez Prado
  • Rocket 88- Jackie Brenston & His Delta Cats
  • Cry- Johnnie Ray & The Four Lads
  • How High the Moon- Les Paul and Mary Ford
  • London Is the Place for Me- Lord Kitchener
  • They Can’t Take That Away From Me- Fred Astaire
  • Dust My Broom- Elmore James
  • Foi Deus- Amalia Rodrigues
  • Le gorille- Georges Brassens
  • Singin’ in the Rain- Gene Kelly
  • Just Walkin’ in the Rain- The Prisonaires
  • Please Love Me- B.B. King
  • Crying in the Chapel- The Orioles
  • Riot in Cell Block No. 9- The Robins
  • Love for Sale- Billie Holiday
  • The Wind- Nolan Strong & The Diablos
  • My Funny Valentine- Chet Baker
  • Shake, Rattle and Roll- Big Joe Turner & His Blues Kings
  • (We’re Gonna) Rock Around the Clock- Bill Haley & His Comets
  • I Get Along Without You Very Well- Chet Baker
  • In the We Small Hours of the Morning- Frank Sinatra
  • Tutti Frutti- Little Richard
  • Only You (and You Alone)- The Platters
  • Cry Me a River- Julie London
  • Sixteen Tons- Tenesse Ernie Ford
  • I’m a Man- Bo diddly
  • Blue Monday- Fats Domino
  • Burundanga- Celia Cruz
  • Let’s Do It (Let’s Fall in Love)- Ella Fitzgerald
  • I’ve Got You Under My Skin- Frank Sinatra
  • Ev’ry Time We Say Goodbye- Ella Fitzgerald
  • Be-Bop-A-Lula- Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps
  • Heartbreak Hotel- Elvis Presley
  • Blueberry Hill- Fats Domino
  • Hound Dog- Elvis Presley
  • Honey Husgh- The Johnny Burnette Trio
  • I Walk The Line- Johnny Cash
  • Knoxville Girl- The Louvin Brothers
  • Ella- Jose Alfredo Jimenez
  • Take My Hand, Precious Lord- Mahalia Jackson
  • Folson Prison Blues- Johnny Cash
  • I Put a Spell on You- Scramin’ Jay Hawkins
  • Just a Gigolo/ I Ain’t Got Nobody- Louis Prima
  • Rock Island Line- Lonnie Donegan Skiffle Group
  • Whole Lot of Shakin’ Going On- Jerry Lee Lewis
  • That’ll Be the Day- Buddy Holly & The Crickets
  • Little Darlin’ -The Diamonds
  • Greet Balls of Fire- Jerry Lee Lewis
  • When I Fall in Love- Nat King Cole
  • You Send Me- Nate Cooke
  • It’s Only Make Believe- Conway Twitty
  • Johnny B. Goode- Chuck Berry
  • Move It!- Cliff Richard & The Drifters
  • La Bamba- Ritchie Valens
  • Yakety Yak- The Coasters
  • At the Hop- Danny & The Juniors
  • Stagger Lee- Lloyd Price
  • Summertime Blues- Eddie Cochran
  • Dans mon ile- Henry Salvador
  • Lonesome Town- Ricky Nelson
  • Fever- Peggy Lee
  • One for My Baby (and One More for the Road)- Frank Sinatra
  • Le poinconneur des Lilas- Serge Gainsbourg
  • Nel blu dip into di blu- Domenico Modugno
  • All I Have to Do Is Dream- The Everly Brothers
  • To Know Him Is to Love Him- The Teddy Bears
  • Brand New Cadillac- Vince Taylor & His Playboys
  • What I’d Say (Parts 1 & 2)- Ray Charles
  • I Only Have Eyes For You- The Flamingos
  • Ne me quitte pas- Jacques Brel
  • Shout (Parts 1 & 2)- The Isley Brothers
  • Mack the Knife- Bobby Darin
  • It Ain’t Necessarily So- Diahann Carroll & The Andre Previn Trio
  • Wondrous Place- Billy Fury
  • Save the Last Dance for Me- The Drifters
  • Chaje shukarije- Esma Redzepova
  • Oh Carolina- Folkes Brothers
  • The Click Song (Qongqothwane)- Miriam Makeba
  • Will You Love Me Tomorrow- The Shirelles
  • Love Hurts- The Everly Brothers
  • September Song- Ella Fitzgerald
  • Shakin’ All Over- Johnny Kidd & The Pirates
  • Non, je ne regretted rien- Edith Piaf
  • Spanish Herlem- Ben E. King
  • Mad About the Boy- Dinah Washington
  • Lazy River- Bobby Darin
  • Back Door Man- Howlin’ Wolf
  • The Red Rooster- Howlin’ Wolf
  • Johnny Remember Me- Johnny Leyton
  • I Fall to Pieces- Patsy Cline
  • Stand by Me- Ben E. King
  • Blue Moon- The Marcels
  • Crazy- Patsy Cline
  • Tous les garcons et les filles- Francoise Hardy
  • You’ve Really Got a Hold on Me- The Miracles
  • Boom Boom- John Lee Hooker
  • He’s a Rebel- The Crystals
  • Do You Love Me- The Contours
  • Your Cheating Heart- Ray Charles
  • Cry Baby- Garnet Mimms & The Enchanters
  • La javanaise- Juliette Greco
  • Harlem Shuffle- Bob & Earl
  • On Broadway- The Drifters
  • Louie Louie- The Kingsmen
  • One Fine Day- The Chiffons
  • In Dreams- Roy Orbison
  • Sally Go’ Round the Roses- The Jaynets
  • Be My Baby- The Ronettes
  • Surfin’ Bird- The Trashmen
  • Sapore di sale- Gino Paoli
  • Leader of the Pack- The Shangri-Las
  • Les copains d-abord- Geoges Brassens
  • Samba malato- Nicomdes Santa Cruz
  • Walk On By- Dionne Warwick
  • Don’t Gimme No Lip Child- Dave Berry
  • E se domani- Mina
  • The Girl from Ipanema- Stan Getz & Joao Gilberto
  • A Change Is Gonna Come- Sam Cooke
  • Dancing in the Street- Martha & The Vandellas
  • I Just Don’t Know What to Do with Myself- Dusty Springfield
  • You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feeling- The Righteous Brothers
  • You Really Got Me- The Kinks
  • The House of the Rising Sun- The Animals
  • Go ‘Way from My window- John Jacob Niles
  • Amsterdam- Jacques Brel
  • La paloma- Caterina Valente
  • Sinnerman- Nina Simone
  • The Irish Rover- The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem
  • Needle of Death- Bert Jansch
  • Papa’s Got a Brand New Bag- James Brown
  • La boheme- Charles Aznavour
  • California Dreamin’ The Mamas & The Papas
  • Ticket to Ride- The Beatles
  • (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction- The Rolling Stone
  • The Tracks of My Tears- The Miracles
  • Mr. Tambourine Man- The Byrds
  • Like a Rolling Stone- Bob Dylan
  • People Get Ready- The Impressions
  • Who Do You Love- The Preachers
  • The Carnival Is Over- The Seekers
  • Psycho- The Sonics
  • I’ve Been Loving You Too Long (to Stop Now)- Otis Redding
  • Stop! In The Name of Love- The Supremes
  • Subterranean Homesick Blues- Bob Dylan
  • The Sound of Silence- Simon & Garfunkel
  • My Generation- The Who
  • Unchained Melody- The Righteous Brothers
  • Et moi et moi et moie- Jacques Dutronc
  • Stay with Me- Lorraine Ellison
  • Al-atlal- Umm Kulthum
  • You’re Gonna Miss Me- The Thirteenth Floor Elevators
  • Substitue- The Who
  • Eight Miles High-The Byrds
  • Sunny Afternoon- The Kinks
  • Paint It Black- The Rolling Stones
  • Summer in the City- The Lovin’ Spoonful
  • God Only Knows- The Beach Boys
  • (I’m Not Your) Stepping Stone- Paul Revere & The Raiders
  • Mas que nada- Sergio Mendes & Brasil’ 66
  • El muerto vivo- Peret
  • Tomorrow Is a Long Time- Elvis Presley
  • Eleanor Rigby- The Beatles
  • River Deep--Mountain High- Ike & Tina Turner
  • 7 and 7 Is- Love
  • 96 Tears- ? & The Mysterians
  • Pushin’ Too Hard- The Seeds
  • Psychotic Reaction- The Count Five
  • Reach Out (I’ll Be There)- The Four Tops
  • Good Vibrations- The Beach Boys
  • Dead End Street- The Kinks
  • The Sun Ain’t Gonna Shine Anymore- The Walker Brothers
  • Season of the Witch- Donovan
  • Friday on My Mind- The Easybeats
  • I’m a Believer- The Monkees
  • Dirty Water- The Standells
  • I Feel Free- Cream
  • You Keep Me Hangin’ On- The Supremes
  • Happenings Ten Years Time Ago- The Yardbirds
  • Tomorrow Never Knows- The Beatles
  • The End- The Doors
  • Electricity- Captain Beef heart & His Magic Hand
  • Corcovado- Frank Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim
  • Heroin- The Velvet Underground
  • Chelsea Girls- Nico
  • For What It’s Worth- The Buffalo Springfield
  • The Look of Love- Dusty Springfield
  • I’d Rather Go Blind- Etta James
  • (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher & Higher- Jackie Wilson
  • Strawberry Fields Forever- The Beatles
  • White Rabbit- Jefferson Airplane
  • Purple Haze- The Jimi Hendrix Experience
  • I’m a Man- The Spencer Davis Group
  • Venus in Furs- The Velvet Underground
  • Fire- The Jimi Hendrix Experience
  • Waterloo Sunset- The Kinks
  • Ode to Billie Joe- Bobbie Gentry
  • The Dark End of the Street- James Carr
  • Suzanne- Leonard Cohen
  • Respect- Aretha Franklin
  • Montague Terrace- Scott Walker
  • A Day in the Life- The Beatles
  • Alone Again Or- Love
  • Tin Solder- The Small Faces
  • See Emily Play- Pink Floyd
  • A Whiter Shade of Pale- Porcol Harum
  • The Tears of a Clown- Smokey Robsinson & The Miracles
  • Sunshine of Your Love- Cream
  • Cold Sweat- James Brown & The Famous Flames
  • The First Cut Is the Deepest- P.P. Arnold
  • I Say a Little Prayer- Arethe Franklin
  • The Snake- Al Wilson
  • Oh Happy Day- The Edwin Hawkins Singers
  • Israelites- Desmond Dekker & The Aces
  • Wichita Lineman- Glen Campbell
  • I Heard it Through the Grapvine- Marvin Gaye
  • America- Simon & Garfunkel
  • Ain’t Got No; I Got Life- Nine Simone
  • Piece of My Heart- Big Brother & The Holding Company
  • Say It Loud--I’m Blacn and I’m Proud- James Brown
  • Hard to Handle- Otis Redding
  • A minha menina- Os Mutantes
  • Sympathy for the Devil- The Rolling Stones
  • Pressure Drop- Toots & The Maytals
  • Cyprus Avenue- Van Morrison
  • Hey Jude- The Beatles
  • Voodoo Child (Slight Return)- The Jimi Hendrix Experience
  • The Pusher- Steppenwolf
  • The Weight- The Band
  • Days- The Kinks
  • My Way- Frank Sinatra
  • The First Time I Ever Saw Your Face- Roberta Flack
  • I’m Just a Prisoner (of Your Good Lovin’)- Candi Staton
  • She Moves Through the Fair- Fairport Convention
  • Many Rivers to Cross- Jimmy Cliff
  • In the Ghetto- Elvis Presley
  • Oh Well, Parts 1 & 2- Fleetwood Mac
  • The Real Thing- Russell Morris
  • Sister Morphine- Marianne Faithfull
  • Okie from Muskogee- Merle Haggard
  • Heartbreaker- Led Zeppelin
  • Is That All There Is?- Peggy Lee
  • Sweetness-Yes
  • Suspicious Minds- Elvis Presley
  • Suite; Judy Blue Eyes- Crosby, Stills, & Nash
  • Pinball Wizard- The Who
  • Je t’aime…moi non plus- Jane Birkin & Serge Gainsbourg
  • Is It Because I’m Black?- Syl Johnson
  • I Want to Take You Higher- Sly & The Family Stone
  • The Court of the Crimson King- King Crimson
  • Whole Lotta Love- Led Zeppelin
  • I Wanna Be Your Dog- The Stooges
  • Kick Out the Jams- The MC5
  • I Want You Back- The Jackson 5
  • The Thrill Is Gone- B.B. King
  • Up Around The Bend- Creedence Clearwater Revival
  • Layla- Derek & The Dominos
  • War Pigs- Black Sabbath
  • When the Revolution Comes- The Poets
  • Band of Gold- Freda Payne
  • Love the One You’re With- Stephen Stills
  • Fire & Rain- James Taylor
  • Ain’t No Mountain High Enough- Diana Ross
  • Black Night- Deep Purple
  • War- Edwin Starr
  • (To Be) Young, Gifted, and Black- Bob and Marcia
  • Ball of Confusion- The Temptations
  • Avec le temps- Leo Ferre
  • The Man Who Sold the World- David Bowie
  • Awaiting on You All- George Harrison
  • Northern Sky- Nick Drake
  • Maybe I’m Amazed- Paul McCartney
  • Into the Mystic- Van Morrison
  • Get Up (I Feel Like Being a) Sex Machine- James Brown
  • Ohio- Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
  • The Only Living Boy in New York- Simon & Garfunkel
  • In a Broken Dream- Python Lee Jackson
  • Oh Lonesome Me- Neil Young
  • 54-46 Was My Number- Toots & The Maytals
  • Working Class Hero- John Lennon
  • Box of Rain- The Grateful Dead
  • Life on Mars?- David Bowie
  • Bang a Gong (Get It On)- T.Rex
  • Blackwater Side- Anne Briggs
  • I Don’t’ Want to Talk About It- Crazy Horse
  • A Case of You- Joni Mitchell
  • Crayon Angels- Judee Sill
  • Famous Blue Raincoat- Leonard Cohen
  • Chalte Chalte- Lata Mangeshkar
  • Maggie May- Rod Stewart
  • Imagine- John Lennon
  • Laughing- David Crosby
  • When The Levee Breaks- Led Zeppelin
  • Surf’s Up- The Beach Boys
  • Them from Shaft- Isaac Hayes
  • The Revolution Will Not Be Televised- Gil Scott-Heron
  • It’s Too Late- Carole King
  • Dum Maro Dum- Asha Bhosle
  • Tired of Being Alone- Al Green
  • Won’t Get Fooled Again- The Who
  • Vincent- Don McLean
  • City of New Orleans- Steve Goodman
  • Peace Train- Cat Stevens
  • Superstar- The Carpenters
  • A Nickel and a Nail- O.V. Wright
  • Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)- Marvin Gaye
  • Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone- The Temptations
  • I’ll Take You There- The Staple Singers
  • Soul Makossa- Manu Dibangu
  • Superstition- Stevie Wonder
  • Elected- Alice Cooper
  • Sam Stone- John Prine
  • Willin’- Little Feat
  • It’s a Rainy Day, Sunshine Girl- Faust
  • Sail Away- Randy Newman
  • Silver Machine- Hawkwind
  • Tumbling Dice- The Rolling Stones
  • Thirteen- Big Star
  • Big Eyed Beans from Venus- Captain Beef heart & The Magic Band
  • Rocket Man- Elton John
  • Mama Weer All Crazee Now- Slade
  • Rocky Mountain High- John Denver
  • The Night- Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons
  • Reelin’ in the Years- Steely Dan
  • Always on My Mind- Elvis Presley
  • Most People I Know…- Billy Thorpe & The Aztecs
  • Taj Mahal- Jorge Ben
  • Walk on the Wild Side- Lou Reed
  • Virginia Plain- Roxy Music
  • You’re So Vain- Carly Simon
  • Today I Started Loving You Again- Bettye Swann
  • Il mio canto libero- Lucio Battsti
  • Superfly- Curtis Mayfield
  • Crazy Horse- The Osmonds
  • All the Young Dudes- Mott the Hoople
  • Personality Crisis- New York Dolls
  • The Ballrom Blitz- The Sweet
  • Jolene- Dolly Parton
  • Next- The Sensational Alex Harvey Band
  • 20th Century Boy- T. Rex
  • Rock On- David Essex
  • Search & Destroy- Iggy & The Stooges
  • Desperado- The Eagles
  • Child’s Christmas in Wales- John Cale
  • Sold Air- John Martyn
  • I Know What I Like (in Your Wardrobe)- Genesis
  • Cum on Feel the Noize- Slade
  • Living for the City- Stevie Wonder
  • I Can’t Stand the Rain- Ann Peebles
  • Goodbye Yellow Brick Road- Elton John
  • Future Days- Can
  • Essiniya- Nass El Ghiwane
  • Carpet Crawlers- Genesis
  • Aguas de marco- Antonio Carlos Jobim & Elis Regina
  • Ain’t No Live in the Heart of the City- Bobby Bland
  • (Looking for) The Heart of Saturday Night- Tom Waits
  • Sweet Home Alabama- Lynyrd Skynyrd
  • Piss Factory- Patti Smith Group
  • Evie- Stevie Wright
  • Free Man in Paris- Joni Mitchell
  • I Will Always Love You- Dolly Parton
  • The Grand Tour- George Jones
  • Withered and Died- Richard and Linda Thompson
  • Louisiana 1927- Randy Newman
  • You Haven’t Done Nothin’- Stevie Wonder
  • This Town Ain’t Big Enough fo the Both of Us- Sparks
  • Only Women Bleed- Alice Cooper
  • Jive Talkin’- Bee Gees
  • Jesus’ Blood Never Failed Me Yet- Gavin Bryars
  • Boulder to Birmingham- Emmylou Harris
  • Fight the Power (Parts 1 & 2)- The Isley Brothers
  • That’s the Way ( I Like It)- KC & The Sunshine Band
  • Kalimankou denkou- Le Mystere des Voix Bulgares
  • Marcus Garvey- Burning Spear
  • Bohemian Rhapsody- Queen
  • Gloria- Patti Smith
  • Tangled Up in Blue- Bob Dylan
  • Walk This Way- Aerosmith
  • Wish You Were Here- Pink Floyd
  • Time of the Preacher- Willie Neson
  • Rimmel- Francesco De Gregori
  • Born to Be With You- Dion
  • Musica ribelle- Eugenio Finardi
  • Born to Run- Bruce Springsteen
  • Leb’ Wohl- NEU!
  • Legalize It- Peter Tosh
  • (Don’t Fear) The Reaper- Blue Oyster Cult
  • More Than a Feeling- Boston
  • Sir Duke- Stevie Wonder
  • The Killing of Georgia (Parts 1 & 2)- Rod Stewart
  • Dancing Queen- Abba
  • Blitzkrieg Bop- The Ramones
  • Love Hangover- Diana Ross
  • Cokane in My Brain- Dillinger
  • Police and Thieves- Junior Murvin
  • (I’m) Stranded- The Stains
  • Hotel California- The Eagles
  • Roadrunner- The Modern Lovers
  • American Girl- Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
  • Detroit Rock City- Kiss
  • Young Harts Run Free- Candi Staton
  • Chase The Devil- Max Romeo
  • New Rose- The Damned
  • Anarchy in the U.K.- Sex Pistols
  • Poor Poor Pitiful Me- Warren Zevon
  • Underground- The Upsetters
  • God Save the Queen- Sex Pistols
  • Trans-Europe Express- Kraftwerk
  • Sweet Gene Vincent- Ian Dury
  • By This River- Brian Eno
  • Dum Dum Boys- Iggy Pop
  • Com’e profondo il mare- Lucio Dalla
  • Ghost Rider- Suicide
  • Orgasm Addict- Buzzcocks
  • Holidays in the Sun- Sex Pistols
  • Peaches- The Stranglers
  • Black Betty- Ram Jam
  • Born for a Purpose- Dr. Alimented & The Rebels
  • Zombie- Fela Kuti & Africa 70
  • Wuthering Heights- Kate Bush
  • Uptown Top Ranking- Althea & Donna
  • I Feel Love- Donna Summer
  • Peg- Steely Dan
  • Marquee Moon- Television
  • Like a Hurricane- Neil Young
  • The Passenger- Iggy Pop
  • Stayin’ Alive- The Bee Gees
  • Wonderous Stories- Yes
  • Go Your Own Way- Fleetwood Mac
  • “Heroes“- David Bowie
  • Exodus- Bob Marley & The Wailers
  • River Song- Dennis Wilson
  • Whole Lotta rosie- AC/DC
  • Black Generation- Richard Hell & The Voidoids
  • Bat Out of Hell- Meat Loaf
  • Lust for Life- Iggy Pop
  • Non- Alignment Pact- Pere Ubu
  • Blue Valentines- Tom Waits
  • Heart of Glass- Blondie
  • Ever Fallin in Love…(with Someone You Shouldn’t’ve)- Buzzcocks
  • Le Freak- Chic
  • Milk and Alcohol- Dr. Feelgood
  • Don’t Stop Me Now- Queen
  • Teenage Kicks- The Undertones
  • You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)- Sylvester
  • Human Fly- The Cramps
  • Shake Your Body (Down to the Ground)- The Jacksons
  • (I Don’t Want to Go to) Chelsea- Elvis Costello & The Attractions
  • One Nation Under a Groove- Funkadelic
  • Das Model- Kraftwerk
  • Shot by Both Sides- Magazine
  • Public Image- Public Image Ltd
  • Alternative Uslster- Stiff Little Fingers
  • (White Man) in Hammersmith Palais- The Clash
  • Ambition- Subway Sect
  • Hong Kong Garden- Sioxsie & The Banshees
  • Being Boiled- The Human Leage
  • Rock Lobster- The B52’s
  • Roxanne- The Police
  • Another Girl, Another Planet- The Only Ones
  • Germ Free Adolescents- X-Ray Spex
  • Runnin’ with the Devil- Van Halen
  • Hammond Song- The Roches
  • Heaven- Talking Heads
  • The Eton Rifles- The Jam
  • London Calling- The Clash
  • Transmission- Joy Division
  • Voulez-Vous- Abba
  • Beat the Clock- Sparks
  • Oliver’s Army- Elvis Costello & The Attractions
  • Tusk- Fleetwood Mac
  • Gloria- Umberto Tozzi
  • Black Eyed Dog- Nick Drake
  • Are “Friends” Electric?- Gary Numan & Tubeway Army
  • Boys Don’t Cry- The Cure
  • Good Times- Chic
  • Don’t Stop ‘til You Get Enough- Michael Jackson
  • Lost in Music- Sister Sledge
  • Brass in Pocket- Pretenders
  • Outdoor Miner- Wire
  • Rapper’s Delight- The Sugerhill Gang
  • California Uver Alles- Dead Kennedys
  • Typical Girls- The Slits
  • Atomic- Blondie
  • Gangsters- The Specials
  • Cars- Gary Numan
  • Babylon’s Burning- The Ruts
  • Message in a Bottle- The Police
  • The Winner Takes It All- Abba
  • Rapture- Blondie
  • While You See a Chance- Steve Winwood
  • Heartattack and Vine- Tom Waits
  • Kings of the Wild Frontier- Adam & The Ants
  • Redemption Song- Bob Marley & The Wailers
  • Dead Souls- Joy Division
  • Master Blaster (Jammin’)- Stevie Wonder
  • Everybody’s Got to Learn Sometime- The Korgis
  • I’m Coming Out- Diana Ross
  • Back in Black- AC/DC
  • Let My Love Open the Door- Pete Townshend
  • Geno- Dexys Midnight Runners
  • Guilty- Barbara Streisand and Barry Gibb
  • Love Will Tar Us Apart- Joy Division
  • Wardance- Killing Joke
  • Ace of Spades- Motorheard
  • Start!- The Jam
  • Once in a Lifetime- Talking Heads
  • Vienna- Ultravox
  • Caballo Viejo- Simon Diaz
  • I Got You- Split Enz
  • It Must Be Love- Madness
  • Tom Sawyer- Rush
  • Girls on Film- Duran Duran
  • I Love Rock ‘n Roll- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts
  • Mickey- Toni Basil
  • Computer Love- Kraftwerk
  • O Superman- Laurie Anderson
  • In the Air Tonight- Phil Collins
  • Edge of Seventeen- Stevie Nicks
  • Via con me- Paolo Conte
  • Under Pressure- Queen & David Bowie
  • Our Lips Are Sealed- Go-Go’s
  • Genius of Love- Tom Tom Club
  • Ghosts- Japan
  • Tainted Love- Soft Cell
  • Walking on Thin Ice- Yoko Ono
  • Please Don’t Touch- Motorhead/Girlschool
  • Supre Freak- Rick James
  • Don’t Stop Believin’- Journey
  • Pretty In Pink- Psychadelic Furs
  • Ghost Town- The Specials
  • I’m in Love with a German Film Star- The Passions
  • Radio Free Europe- R.E.M.
  • The Message- Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five
  • 365 Is My Number- King Sunny Ade & His African Beats
  • Do You Really Want to Hurt Me- Culture Club
  • Electric Avenue- Eddy Grant
  • Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)- Eurythmics
  • Atomic Dog- George Clinton
  • State of Independence- Donna Summer
  • Save a Prayer- Duran Duran
  • Candy Girl- New Edition
  • Mad World- Tears for Fears
  • Black Metal- Venom
  • Shipbuilding- Robert Wyatt
  • Cattle and Cane- The Go-Betweens
  • Uncertain Smile- The The
  • Valley Girl- Frank Zappa
  • Thriller- Michael Jackson
  • Shock the Monkey- Peter Gabriel
  • Save It for Later- The Beat
  • Great Southern Land- Icehouse
  • Party Fears II- The Associates
  • Situation- Yazoo
  • Rock The Casbah- The Clash
  • Buffalo Gals- Malcom Mclaren
  • A New England- Billy Bragg
  • Blister in the Sun- Violent Femmes
  • Let’s Dance- David Bowie
  • This Charming Man- The Smiths
  • Relax- Frankie Goes To Hollywood
  • Song to the Siren- This Mortal Coil
  • Everything Counts- Depeche Mode
  • Dear Prudence- Sioxsie & the Banshees
  • It’s Like That- Run-DMC
  • Rock of Ages- Def Leppard
  • Gimme All Your Lovin’- ZZ Top
  • Every Breath You Take- The Police
  • 99 Luftballons- Nena
  • Zungguzungguguzungguzeng- Yellowman
  • Blue Monday- New Order
  • The Trooper- Iron Maiden
  • Two Tribes- Frankie Goes to Hollywood
  • Runaway- Bon Jovi
  • Born in the U.S.A.- Bruce Springsteen
  • World Destruction- Time Zone
  • Immigres/Bitim Rew- Youssou N’Dour
  • It’s My Life- Talk Talk
  • Smooth Operator- Sade
  • I Feel for You- Chaka Khan
  • The Killing Moon- Echo & The Bunnymen
  • You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)- Dead or Alive
  • The Boys of Summer- Don Henley
  • Rock You Like a Hurricane- Scorpions
  • Plateau- Meat Puppets
  • Tenderness- General Public
  • Wood Beez (Pray Like Aretha Franklin)- Scritti Politti
  • I Will Dare- The Replacements
  • How Soon Is Now?- The Smiths
  • Rattlesnakes- Lloyd Cole & The Commotions
  • Im Nin’ Alu- Ofra Haza
  • Purple Rain- Prince & The Revolution
  • State of Shock- The Jacksons featuring Mick Jagger
  • Private Dancer- Tina Turner
  • Freedom- Wham!
  • I Want You Back- Hoodoo Gurus
  • Sally Maclennane- The Pogues
  • Voices Carry- ‘Til Tuesday
  • The Sun Always Shines on T.V.- A-ha
  • Into the Groove- Madonna
  • Running Up That Hill ( A Deal with God)- Kate Bush
  • West End Girls- Pet Shop Boys
  • She Sells Sanctuary- The Cult
  • Close to Me- The Cure
  • Under Mi Sleng Teng- Wayne Smith
  • Cruiser’s Creek- The Fall
  • Life in a Northern Town- The Dream Academy
  • The Whole of the Moon- The Waterboys
  • Marlene on the Wall- Suzanne Vega
  • How Will I Know- Whitney Houston
  • Manic Monday- Bangles
  • Sun City- Artists United Against Apartheid
  • Kerosene- Big Black
  • Ay te dejo en San Antonio- Flaco Jimenez
  • Time of No Reply- Nick Drake
  • Wide Open Road- The Triffids
  • There Is a Light That Never Goes Out- The Smiths
  • Some Candy Talking- The Jesus and Mary Chain
  • No Sleep Til Brooklyn- Beastie Boys
  • Raining Blood- Slayer
  • First We Take Manhattan- Jennifer Warnes
  • True Colors- Cyndi Lauper
  • Move Your Body- Marshall Jefferson
  • Rise- Public Image Ltd
  • Love Can’t Turn Around- Farley “Jackmaster” Funk
  • Dear God- XTC
  • Don’t Want to Know If You Are Lonely- Husker Du
  • Kiss- Prince & The Revolution
  • Attencion Na SIDA- Franco
  • Under the Milky Way- The Church
  • Bamboleo- Gipsy Kings
  • This Corrosion- The Sisters of Mercy
  • Camaron- Pata Negra
  • Amandari- Ali Farka Toure
  • Push It- Salt-N-Pepa
  • Bring the Noise- Public Enemy
  • True Faith- New Order
  • It’s a Sin- Pet Shop Boys
  • Pump Up the Volume- MARRS
  • Birthday- The Sugarcubes
  • Beds Are Burning- Midnight Oil
  • Ye Ke Ye Ke- Mory Kante
  • Just Like Heaven- The Cure
  • The One I Love- R.E.M.
  • Fairytale of New York- The Pogues
  • Paradise City- Guns N’ Roses
  • Never Let Me Down Again- Depeche Mode
  • Faith- George Michael
  • Need You Tonight- INXS
  • With or Without You- U2
  • Freak Scene- Dinosaur Jr.
  • Follow the Leader- Eric B. & Rakim
  • Where Is My Mind?- The Pixies
  • Waiting Room- Fugazi
  • Touch Me I’m Sick- Mudhoney
  • Feed Me with Your Kiss- My Bloody Valentine
  • Buffalo Stance- Neneh Cherry
  • Fast Car- Tracy Chapman
  • Straight Outta Compton- N.W.A.
  • Opel- Syd Barrett
  • Everyday Is Like Sunday- Morrisey
  • Orinoco Flow- Enya
  • One- Metallica
  • The Mercy Seat- Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
  • Ederlezi- Goran Bregovic
  • Ale Brider- Klezmatics
  • Love Shack- The B-52’s
  • A Little Respect- Erasure
  • Wicked Game- Chris Isaak
  • Personal Jesus- Depeche Mode
  • Soy gitano- Camaron de la Isla
  • I Am the Resurrection- The Stone Roses
  • Me Myself and I- De La Soul
  • Epic- Faith No More
  • Like a Prayer- Madonna
  • W.F.L. (Think about the Future)- Happy Mondays
  • Getting Away with It- electronic
  • Monkey Gone to Heaven- Pixies
  • Can’t Be Sure- The Sundays
  • Lullaby- The Cure
  • Free Fallin’- Tom Petty
  • Nothing Compares 2 U- Sinead O’Connor
  • The Humpty Dance- Digital Underground
  • Back to Life (However Do You Want Me)- Soul II Soul
  • Nothing Has Been Proved- Dusty Springfield
  • Headlights on the Parade- The Blue Nile
  • Chloe Dancer/Crown of Thorns- Mother Love Bone
  • Rhythm Nation- Janet Jackson
  • Painkiller- Judas Priest
  • Loaded- Primal Scream
  • Iceblink Luck- Cocteau Twins
  • Birdhouse in Your Soul- They Might Be Giants
  • Energy Flash- Joey Beltram
  • Bonita Applebum- A Tribe Called Quest
  • Little Fluffy Clouds- The Orb
  • Three Days- Jane’s Addiction
  • Dub Be Good to Me- Beats International
  • Kool Thing- Sonic Youth
  • Only Love Can Break Your Heart- Saint Etienne
  • Crazy- Seal
  • Musst Mustt (Lost in his Work)- Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
  • Diaraby Nene- Oumou Sangare
  • 1952 Vincent Black Lightning- Richard Thompson
  • Balada conducatorolui- Taraf de Haidouks
  • Calling All Angels- Jane Siberry with k.d. lang
  • I Can’t Make You Love Me- Bonnie Raitt
  • Jesus Built My Hotrod- Ministry
  • No More Tears- Ozzy Osbourne
  • Smells Like Teen Spirit- Nirvana
  • Summertime- DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince
  • Give It Away- Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • One- U2
  • Losing My Religion- R.E.M.
  • Life Is a Highway- Tom Cochrane
  • Always on the Run- Lenny Kravitz
  • Treaty- Yothu Yindi
  • Unfinished Sympathy- Massive Attack
  • Justified & Ancient- The KLF featuring Tammy Wynette
  • Enter Sandman- Metallica
  • Weather with You- Crowded House
  • You Got the Love- The Source featuring Candi Staton
  • Blind Willie McTell- Bob Dylan
  • Move Any Mountain- Progen 91- The Shamen
  • How I Could Just Kill A Man- Cypress Hill
  • Cop Killer- Body Count
  • Pretend We’re Dead- L7
  • My Drug Buddy- Lemonheads
  • Shake Your Head- Was (Not Was)
  • Motorcycle Emptiness- Manic Street Preachers
  • Creep- Radiohead
  • Killing in the Name- Rage Against the Machine
  • Connected- Stereo Mc’s
  • Inkanyezi Nezazi- Ladysmith Black Mambazo
  • Sodade- Cesaria Evora
  • Rmedy- The Black Crowes
  • No Rain- Blind Melon
  • Walk- Pantera
  • Real Love- Mary J. Blige
  • Deep Cover- Dr. Dre introducing Snoop Doggy Dogg
  • Out of Space- The Prodigy
  • Didi- Khaled
  • Animal Nitrate- Suede
  • La solitudine- Laura Pausini
  • Rumba Argelina- Radio Tarifa
  • Loser- Beck
  • French Disko- Stereolab
  • Into Dust- Mazzy Star
  • Rid of Me- PJ Harvey
  • Streets of Philadelphia- Bruce Springsteen
  • Laid- James
  • Open Up- Leftfield-Lydon
  • Possession- Sarah McLachlan
  • Cannonball- The Breeders
  • C.R.E.A.M.- Wu-Tang Clan
  • Because the Night- 10,000 Maniacs
  • Ching soortikchulerining yryzy- Huun-Huur-Tu
  • It Ain’t Hard to Tell- Nas
  • Inner City Life- Goldie presents Metalheads
  • End of a Century- Blur
  • Connection- Elastica
  • Confide in Me- Kylie Minogue
  • Your Ghost- Kristin Hersh featuring Michael Stipe
  • Doll Parts- Hole
  • 7 Seconds- Youssou N’ Dour featuring Neneh Cherry
  • Live Forever- Oasis
  • Cut Your Hair- Pavement
  • All Apologies- Nirvana
  • Hurt- Nine Inch Nails
  • Black Hole Sun- Soundgarden
  • Interstate Love Song- Stone Temple Pilots
  • Waterfalls- TLC
  • Cornflake Girl- Tori Amos
  • Hallelujah- Jeff Buckley
  • Red Right Hand- Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
  • Sabotage- Beastie Boys
  • The Most Beautiful Girl in the World- Prince
  • Sour Times- Portishead
  • Army of Me- Bjork
  • Champagne Supernova- Oasis
  • The Fever- Garth Brooks
  • Kung Fu- Ash
  • 1979- The Smashing Pumpkins
  • Common People- Pulp
  • Where the Wild Roses Grow- Nick Cave & Kylie Minogue
  • Insomnia- Faithless
  • Scream- Michael Jackson & Janet Jackson
  • Hell Is Round the Corner- Tricky
  • Born Slippy Nuxx- Underworld
  • You Oughtta Know- Alanis Morissette
  • Back for Good- Take That
  • Stupid Girl- Garbage
  • Miss Sarajevo- Passengers
  • River of Detroit- Mad Season
  • Dear Mama- 2Pac
  • The Bomb! (These Sounds Fall into My Mind)- The Bucketheads
  • Guilty By Association- Joe Henry and Madonna
  • A irmandade das estrelas- Carlos Nunez
  • Brooklyn’s Finest- Jay-Z featuring The Notorious B.I.G.
  • Novocaine for the Soul- Eels
  • Ready or Not- Fugees
  • Firestarter- The Prodigy
  • Professional Widow (Armand’s Star Trunk Funkin’ Mix)- Tori Amos
  • Nancy Boy- Placebo
  • Devil’s Haricut- Beck
  • I’ll Be There for You…- Method Man featuring Mary J. Blige
  • The Beautiful People- Marilyn Manson
  • Criminal- Fiona Apple
  • Crash Into Me- Dave Matthews Band
  • On & On- Erykah Badu
  • Woo-Hah!! Got You All in Check- Busta Rhymes
  • No Diggity- Blackstreet featuring Dr. Dre
  • Woke Up This Morning- Alabama 3
  • Block Rockin’ Beats- The Chemical Brothers
  • Breakdown- Mariah Carey
  • Chan Chan- Buena Vista Social Club fat. Compay Segundo
  • Between the Bars- Elliott Smith
  • Everybody (Backstreet’s Back)- Backstreet Boys
  • 4,3,2,1,- LL Cool J feat. Method Man, Redman, Canibus & DMX
  • Simarik- Tarkan
  • Spice Up Your Life- Spice Girls
  • Given to Fly- Pearl Jam
  • Paranoid Android- Radiohead
  • Come to Daddy (Pappy Mix)- Aphex Twin
  • Never Ever- All Saints
  • Song 2- Blur
  • Time of Your Life (Good Riddance)- Green Day
  • Broken Heart- Spiritualized
  • Into My Arms- Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
  • Doo Wop (That Thing)- Lauryn Hill
  • Kelly Watch the Stars- Air
  • You Get What You Give- New Radicals
  • Music Sounds Better with You- Stardust
  • Erase/Rewind- The Cardigans
  • Teardrop- Massive Attack
  • Iris- Goo Goo Dolls
  • Bok Espok- Kepa Junkera
  • Save Me- Aimee Mann
  • No One Will Ever Love You- The Magnetic Fields
  • Surfacing- Slipknot
  • Scart Tissue- Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • Ms. Fat Booty- Mos Def
  • Caught Out There- Kelis
  • Why Does My Hear Feel So Bad?- Moby
  • I Try- Macy Gray
  • U Don’t Know Me- Armand Van Helden
  • Race for the Prize- The Flaming Lips
  • One Armed Scissor- At the Drive-In
  • Hate to Say I Told You So- The Hives
  • Frontier Psychiatrist- The Avalanches
  • One More Time- Daft Punk
  • Stan- Eminem featuring Dido
  • Oh My Swet Carolina- Ryan Adams feat. Emmylou Harris
  • Fuck the Pain Away- Peaches
  • Feel Good Hit of the Summer- Queens of the Stone Age
  • Ms. Jackson- Outkast
  • Romeo- Basement Jaxx
  • Can’t Get You Out of My Head- Kylie Minogue
  • Vuelvo al sur- Gotan Project
  • Clandestino- Manu Chao
  • Iag bari- Fanfare Ciocarlia
  • Oica la O Senhor Vinho- Mariza
  • You and Whose Army?- Radiohead
  • Romando y tomando- Lupillo Rivera
  • Nw York City Cops- The Strokes
  • Fell In Love with a Girl- The White Stripes
  • Get Ur Freak On- Missy Elliott
  • 21 Seconds- So Solid Crew
  • Stay Together for the Kids- Blink-182
  • Schism- Tool
  • Rock Star- N*E*R*D
  • Fallin’- Alicia Keys
  • More Than a Woman- Aaliyah
  • 911- Gorillaz
  • Tiempo de solea- Ojos de Brujo
  • Freak Like Me- Sugababes
  • Mundian to bach ke- Panjabi MC
  • A Little Less Conversation- Elvis Presley vs. JXL
  • Gimme the Light- Sean Paul
  • I Believe in a Thing Called Love- The Darkness
  • Ashes of American Flags- Wilco
  • Like I Love You- Justin Timberlake
  • You Know You’re Right- Nirvana
  • All the Things She Said- T.A.T.U.
  • Untitled- Interpol
  • Slob- Weezer
  • Strange and Beautiful (I’ll Put a Spell on You)- Aqualung
  • Quelqu’un m’a dit- Carla Bruni
  • Heartbeats- The Knife
  • Fuck Me Pumps- Amy Winehouse
  • Strict Machine- Goldfrapp
  • Step into My Office, Baby- Belle & Sebastian
  • Run- Snow Patrol
  • Maps- Yeah Yeah Yeahs
  • Toxic- Britney Spears
  • Destroy Rock N’ Roll- Mylo
  • Mr. Brightside- The Killers
  • Televators- The Mars Volta
  • Through The Wire- Kanye West
  • 7 Nation Army- The White Stripes
  • Fix Up, Look Sharp- Dizzee Rascal
  • Crazy in Love- Beyonce
  • Rebellion (Lies)- Arcade Fire
  • Take Me Out- Franz Ferdinand
  • Perfekte Welle- Juli
  • I Predict a Riot- Kaiser Chiefs
  • Can’t Stand Me Now- The Libertines
  • Float On- Modest Mouse
  • Jesus of Suburbia- Green Day
  • Mein Teil- Rammstein
  • Portland, Oregon- Loretta Lynn featuring Jack White
  • Points of Authority- Jay-Z with Linkin Park
  • The Art Teacher- Rufus Wainwright
  • Dry Your Eyes- The Streets
  • Chicago- Sufjan Stevens
  • Todo cambia- Mercedes Sosa
  • I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor- Arctic Monkeys
  • Hard to Beat- Hard-Fi
  • Fix You- Coldplay
  • Let’s Make Love and Listen to Death from Above- CSS
  • Best of You- Foo Fighters
  • Hoppipolla- Sigur Ros
  • Hope There’s Someone- Antony & The Johnsons
  • Welcome to Jamrock- Damian Marley
  • Little Bear- Guillemots
  • Consolation Prizes- Phoenix
  • Not Ready to Make Nice- Dixie Chicks
  • Crazy- Gnarls Barkley
  • Love Is a Losing Game- Amy Winehouse
  • Ain’t No Other Man- Christina Aguilera
  • Supermassive Black Hole- Muse
  • We Are Your Friends- Justice vs. Simian
  • Pop the Glock- Uffie
  • Ovunque proteggi- Vinicio Capossela
  • Please Read The Letter- Robert Plant & Alison Krauss
  • Crank That (Soulja boy)- Soulja Boy
  • My People- The Presets
  • Flux- Bloc Party
  • My Moon My Man- Feist
  • D.A.N.C.E.- Justice
  • re;Stacks- Bon Iver
  • With Every Heartbeat- Robyn with Kleerup
  • Someone Great- LCD Soundsystem
  • Paper Planes- M.I.A.
  • Mercy-Duffy
  • Sabali- Amadou & Mariam
  • Divine- Sebastien Tellier
  • Mykonos- Fleet Foxes
  • Time To Pretend- MGMT
  • Sweet Disposition- The Temper Trap
  • L.E.S. Artistes- Santogold
  • Sex on Fire- Kings of Leon
  • One Day Like This- Elbow
  • Viva la Vida- Coldplay
  • Dog Days Are Over- Florence & The Machine
  • The Fear- Lily Allen
  • Summertime Clothes Animal Collective
  • Rain Dance- The Very Best feat. M.I.A.
  • Empire State of Mind- Jay-Z & Alicia Keys
  • Tenalle chegret- Tinariwen
  • Harry Patch (In Memory of)- Radiohead
  • Go Do- Jonsi
  • Me and the Devil- Gil Scott Heron
  • Stylo- Gorillaz
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from the book 1001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die edited by Robert Dimery