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MORE TOP TEN LISTS
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This page lists the top ten picks from different polls that fans have voted on over at the Classic Rock Weekly Poll Page

 

The most underrated member of each rock band (Results from different polls taken, with more to be listed here in time)
 
The Rolling Stones - Bill Wyman (with 34.6%)
The Beatles - George Harrison (with 72.3%)
The Who - John Entwistle (with 50.2%)
Led Zeppelin - John Paul Jones (with 96.6%)
AC/DC - Malcolm Young (with 33.9%)
Pink Floyd - Rick Wright  (with 59.4%)
The Kinks  - Dave Davies (with 25.9%)
The Doors - Robby Krieger (with 33.9%)
Fleetwood Mac - Christine McVie (with 26.2%)
Queen - John Deacon (with 35%)
Creedence Clearwater Revival - Doug Clifford (with 33.5%)
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young - Graham Nash (with 32.5%)
Aerosmith - Brad Whitford (with 37.5%)
Grateful Dead - Phil Lesh (with 15.8%)
Cream - Jack Bruce (with 78.9%)
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers - Benmont Tench (with 20.3%)
Van Halen - Michael Anthony (with 45.8%)
Lynyrd Skynyrd - Billy Powell (with 20%)
The Byrds - Gene Clark (with 31.9%)
Black Sabbath - Tony Iommi (with 31.1%)
The Moody Blues - Ray Thomas (with 15.7%)
Deep Purple - Jon Lord (with 29%)
The Allman Brothers Band - Lamar Williams (with 17.1%)
Jethro Tull - Martin Barre (with 31.8%)
Alice Cooper - Michael Bruce (with 25.1%)
The Yardbirds - Keith Relf (with 55.4%)
Chicago - Terry Kath (with 20%)
The Monkees - Peter Tork (with 33.1%)
The Small Faces/Faces - Ian McLagan (with 23.4%)
Derek and the Domions - Bobby Whitlock (with 32.7%)
The Eagles - Bernie Leadon (with 25.4%)
The Traveling Wilburys - Jeff Lynne (with 43.6%)
The Band - Garth Hudson  (with 24.3%)
The Beach Boys - Carl Wilson (with 19.6%)
The Mamas & The Papas - Denny Doherty (with 36.2%)
The Clash - Mick Jones (with 34.8%)
The Pretenders - James Honeyman-Scott (with 54.5%)
 
 
These polls will resume soon!

Top Ratings for Rock Videos
(Zero thru 10, with 10 being the highest score)
(From different weekly polls that started up in 2017)
   
     
Video  Top Rating % of vote
(click on link for video)    
John Lennon's "Imagine" 10 69.2%
Bob Dylan's "Subterranean Homesick Blues" 10 44.9%
Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody" 10  33.1%
Badfinger's  "Baby Blue" 10  31.3%
The Who's "Who Are You" 10  30.4%
Led Zeppelin's "Whole Lotta Love" 10  25.1%
Donovan's "Hurdy Gurdy Man" 10  25.0%
The Raspberries' "Go All the Way" 10  23.0%
Van Halen's "Hot for Teacher" 10  19.4%
Meat Loaf's "Paradise by the Dashboard Light" 10  16.5%
AC/DC's "Highway to Hell"   9  40.7%
The Kinks' "Apeman"   9  29.5%
Warren Zevon's "Werewolves Of London"   9  25.0%
Elton John's "Crocodile Rock"   9  24.7%
Aerosmith's "Dude (Looks Like A Lady)"   8  24.8%
Blues Image's "Ride Captain Ride"   7  20.0%
 
These video polls will return soon!  
- Beatles video ratings are found here |
 
Stones video ratings

are found here

 
Best Rock song about or set in the springtime (Results from a poll taken the week of April 29, 2019) Rockers who had the most bizarre or unusual deaths (Results from a poll taken the week of May 6, 2019)
1 Here Comes the Sun - The Beatles 1 Taylor Mitchell - Killed while on tour in 2009 by a pack of coyotes in Nova Scotia, the only known fatal coyote attack on a human in Canada
2 Time of the Season - The Zombies 2 Brian Jones (Stones) - More than likely was murdered by his handyman on July 3, 1969, in his pool. Death ruled a 'misadventure'
3 The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy) - Simon & Garfunkel 3 Bobby Fuller - Found July '66 in his car w/ multiple stab wounds and covered in gasoline. Believed murdered by the Mafia, final ruling was he died from 'accidental asphyxiation'
4 Daydream - Lovin' Spoonful 4 Keith Relf - The singer was electrocuted by his electric guitar at his home on May 14, 1976.
5 Love Ain't for Keeping - The Who 5 Mike Edwards (ELO) - Killed by a bale of hay weighing 1,300 pounds that rolled down a hillside and collided with his van on Sept 3, 2010
6 Morning Has Broken - Cat Stevens 6 Marvin Gaye - Shot dead by his own father in 1984, a preacher, who was jelious of his son's success
7 Grazing in the Grass - The Friends Of Distinction 7 Dimebag Darrell (Pantera) - Killed in December of '04 by a gunman while on stage performing with his new band, Damageplan
8 Mr. Blue Sky - Electric Light Orchestra 8 Eldon Hoke (aka El Duce, lead singer of The Mentors) - Decapitated by a train in 1997
9 The Boys Are Back in Town — Thin Lizzy 9 Sandy Denny - Either fell or jumped down a stairway (one of several such falls), hitting her head on concrete, in 1978
10 MacArthur Park - Richard Harris 10 Rory Storm - In 1972 he and his mother were both found dead together; suicide was ruled out and their deaths ruled accidental

Best vocals for singing non traditional lyrics in a Rock song (Results from a poll taken the week of May 13, 2019)
1
Blue Moon - "Bomp baba bomp, ba bomp ba bomp bomp, bbaba bomp baba bomp, da dang da dang dang, da ding and dong ding", sang by the Marcels' Cornelius Harp
2 Barbara Ann - Beach Boys - "Bar bar bar, Bar bar ba-ran" sang over and over by the entire band
3 Hey Jude - Beatles - "Na, Na Na Na Na Na Na, Na Na Na Na, Hay Jude" sung by entire band. (Tied for 3rd with...
3 Only You - Harry Nilsson's backing humming throughtout the song, on Ringo Starr's cover (Tied for 3rd also with...
3 You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin’ - Cher's high pitched backing vocal - on the Righteous Brothers cover
6 Girl - Beatles - Backround vocals sung by John, Paul and George: "tit, tit, tit, tit, tit, tit, tit" (Tied for 6th with...
6 Who Put The Bomp - Barry Mann sang "Who put the bop in the bop shoo bop shoo bop' and a lot more of stuff like that in the song" (Tied for 6th with...
6 Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye - Steam - "Na Na Na Na, Na Na Na Na, Hay hay, Goodbye" sung over and over by Gary DeCarlo
9 I Am The Walrus - The Beatles - "Goo Gooo a-chew" sung by John Lennon
10 Ob-la-di ob-la-da - The Beatles: "Ob-la-di ob-la-da.....brahhh" sung over and over by entire band (tied for 10th place with...
The Lion Sleeps Tonight - The Tokens: "A-weema-weh, a-weema-weh, a-weema-weh, a-weema-weh" sang over and over again by
the entire group

Who sang the worst vocals in a Rock or Pop song? (Results from a poll taken the week of May 20, 2019) The most anti-women/chauvinistic/misogyny Rock (non Rap) song? (Results from a poll taken the week of May 27, 2019)
1 My Way - Sex Pistols - Sung by Sid Vicious 1 Under My Thumb - The Rolling Stones
2 Disco Duck - Sung by Rick Dees 2 Stupid Girl - The Rolling Stones
3 Who Let the Dogs Out - Sung by Baha Men 3 Catholic Girls - Frank Zappa
4 Drunk and Hot Girls - Sung by Kanye West (tied with... 4 Hey Joe - Jimi Hendrix
4 Open Your Box - Sung by Yoko Ono 5 He Hit Me (and It Felt Like a Kiss) - the Crystals
6 Love Shack - B52s - Vocal part sung by Fred Schneider 6 All About You - The Rolling Stones
7 Ice Ice Baby - Vanilla Ice - Sung by Robert Van Winkle (tied with... 7 Stay With Me - Faces
7 TipToe Through the Tulips with Me - Sung by Tiny Tim 8 American Woman - Guess Who
9 Driftin’ Too Far From Shore - Sung by Bob Dylan (tied with... 9 Like a Rolling Stone - Bob Dylan
10 Good Loving - Grateful Dead - Vocals sung by B. Weir, J. Garcia, K Godchaux 10 Run For Your Life - The Beatles

The best tribute song made for a late Rocker (Results from a poll taken the week of June 3, 2019) The funniest or most strange Rock song title (Results from a poll taken the week of June 10, 2019)
1 All Those Years Ago - George Harrison (w/Paul & Ringo) - written about John Lennon 1 Several Species of Small Furry Animals Gathered Together in a Cave and Grooving with a Pict – Pink Floyd
2 Shine a Light - Rolling Stones - written about bandmate Brian Jones 2 Why Does It Hurt When I Pee? – Frank Zappa
3 The Needle and the Damage Done - Neil Young - written about the death of bandmate Danny Whitten 3 In-A-Gadda-da-Vida - Iron Butterfly
4 Back on the Chain Gang - The Pretenders - written by Chrissie Hynde for bandmates Pete Farndon & James Honeyman-Scott 4 Get Your Tongue Outta My Mouth 'Cause I'm Kissing You Goodbye - Ray Stevens
5 Empty Garden (Hey Hey Johnny) - Elton John - written about John Lennon 5 D'Yer Mak'er - Led Zeppelin (tied w/....
6 Back in Black - AC/DC - LP and song written about/for bandmate Bon Scott 5 Pow R. Toc. H - Pink Floyd (tied for 5th)
7 Edge of Seventeen - Stevie Nicks - half of the song is written about John Lennon 7 My Head Hurts, My Feet Stink, and I Don't Love Jesus - Jimmy Buffett
8 American Pie - Don McLean - First part of song is about Buddy Holly 8 You’re the Reason Our Kids Are So Ugly - Cyndi Lauper
9 Rock and Roll Heaven - The Righteous Brothers - written for Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Otis Redding, and Bobby Darin 9 The Piano Has Been Drinking (Not Me) - Tom Waits
10 Free As A Bird - Beatles - written/sung by John Lennon, music recorded in his honor by his bandmates after his death 10 Bron-Y-Aur Stomp - Led Zeppelin

The best Rock Song about being lazy (Results from a poll taken the week of June 17, 2019) What was the most unusual song made by a Rock band or Artrist? (Voting underway now!)
1 Sunny Afternoon - The Kinks 1  
2 (Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay - Otis Redding 2  
3 Day Dream - The Lovin' Spoonful 3 Vote Today!
4 Long Haired Country Boy - Charlie Daniels 4  
5 100 Years Ago - The Rolling Stone 5  
6 Bang the Drum All Day - Todd Rundgren 6  
7 Social Disease - Elton John 7  
8 Ballad of Curtis Loew - Lynyrd Skynyrd 8  
9 Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd (tied with... 9  
9 I’m Only Sleeping – The Beatles (tied for 9th) 10  


This week's poll question is:
What was the most unusual song made by a Rock band or Artrist? .... Take part in having your say in these lists by voting in our polls!

 
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(Top Ten lists of fans Favorite Songs by each Classic Rock Artist found on Top Ten 2 , Top Ten 5, Top Ten 13)

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