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    Top 5 Favorite Songs by [_________]

    A couple of years ago we had a "5 Favorite Bob Dylan Songs" thread that went on for awhile. It afforded a lot of depth for people wanting to expand their Dylan collections.

    What I have in mind here is putting down your 5 favorite songs for any good singer or band. I'm constantly looking for new music to add to my mp3 collection, so this could be a way for all of us to share. Let's find some sleepers...

    BOB DYLAN
    1. Lay Lady Lay - 1969, Nashville Skyline
    2. Tangled Up in Blue - 1975, Blood on the Tracks
    3. You're a Big Girl Now - 1975, Blood on the Tracks
    4. Most of the Time - 1989, Oh Mercy
    5. Like a Rolling Stone - 1965, Highway 61 Revisited

    VAN MORRISON
    1. And It Stoned Me - 1970, Moondance
    2. Into the Mystic - 1970, Moondance
    3. Bright Side of the Road - 1979, Into the Music
    4. Meet Me in the Indian Summer - 2002, Down the Road
    5. Madame George - 1968, Astral Weeks

    JACKSON BROWNE
    1. The Pretender - 1976, The Pretender
    2. Late for the Sky - 1974, Late for the Sky
    3. Jamaica Say You Will - 1972, Jackson Browne
    4. Doctor My Eyes - 1972, Jackson Browne
    5. From Silver Lake - 1972, Jackson Browne

    STEELY DAN
    1. Reelin' in the Years - 1972, Can't Buy a Thrill
    2. FM - 1978, FM Soundtrack
    3. Deacon Blues - 1977, Aja
    4. Peg - 1977, Aja
    5. Dirty Work - 1972, Can't Buy a Thrill

    TALKING HEADS
    1. And She Was - 1985, Little Creatures
    2. Take Me to the River - 1978, More Songs About Buildings and Food
    3. Once in a Lifetime 1980, Remain in Light
    4. This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody) - 1983, Speaking in Tongues
    5. Road to Nowhere - 1985, Little Creatures

    WARREN ZEVON
    1. Lawyers, Guns & Money - 1978, Excitable Boy
    2. Accidentally Like a Martyr - 1978,Excitable Boy
    3. Werewolves of London - 1978, Excitable Boy
    4. Roland the Headless Thompson Gunner - 1978, Excitable Boy
    5. Keep Me in Your Heart - 2003, The Wind

    DWIGHT YOAKAM
    1. Guitars, Cadillacs - 1986, Guitars, Cadillacs, etc., etc.
    2. A Thousand Miles from Nowhere - 1993, This Time
    3. Fast as You - 1993, This Time
    4. Ain't That Lonely Yet - 1993, This Time
    5. Turn It On, Turn It Up, Turn Me Loose - 1990, If There Was a Way

    CHRIS ISAAK
    1. Graduation Day - 1995, Forever Blue
    2. Somebody's Crying - 1995, Forever Blue
    3. I Wonder - 1996 - Baja Sessions
    4. Only the Lonely - 1996, Baja Sessions
    5. San Francisco Days - 1993, San Francisco Days

    OK, that's it for now.
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    Re: Top 5 Favorite Songs by [_________]

    Savatage
    Believe
    If I Go Away
    St. Patrick's
    When the Crowds Are Gone
    One Child

    Megadeth
    My Last Words
    In My Darkest Hour
    Poison Was the Cure
    Die Dead Enough
    She Wolf

    Anthrax
    I Am the Law
    Got the Time
    Antisocial
    Indians
    Starting Up a Posse

    Johnny Cash
    I've Been Everywhere
    Don't Take Your Guns To Town
    Thirteen
    Hurt
    Give My Love to Rose

    Slayer
    Angel of Death
    War Ensemble
    Dead Skin Mask
    Hell Awaits
    Addict

    Shadows Fall
    The Idiot Box
    What Drives the Weak
    The Power of I and I
    Eternity is Within
    Suffer the Season

    ManOwaR
    Fight Until We Die
    The Dawn of Battle
    The Demon's Whip
    Blood of the Kings
    Swords Into the Wind

    HammerFall
    Glory to the Brave
    The Dragon Lies Bleeding
    Heeding the Call
    At the End of the Rainbow
    Angel of Mercy

    Green Day
    Brain Stew
    Longview
    FOD
    When I Come Around
    Time of Your Life

    Alice Cooper
    Be With You Awhile
    Billion Dollar Babies
    I Just Wanna Be God
    Be My Lover
    Halo of Flies
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    Van Morrison
    1. Keep mediocrity at bay
    2. Moondance ( I know it's too simple, but let's be honest it's sexy.
    3. Sweet thing
    4. These dreams of you
    5. Wild Honey

    Dylan- (picking five Dylan songs is about the hardest thing a person can do)
    1. Buckets of rain
    2. Desolation Row
    3. Ballad of a thin man
    4. Leopard skin pill box hat
    5. I want you.

    Pavement-
    1. Range Life
    2. Grounded
    3. Kennel District
    4. Cut your hair
    5. Unfair

    Beatles- ( I'm just a little bit of a George fan )
    1. While my guitar gently weeps
    2. Taxman
    3. Something
    4. Eleanor Rigby
    5. And your bird can sing

    Rolling Stones-
    1. Paint it black
    2. Back Street girl
    3. Moonlight Mile
    4. Till the next goodbye
    5. Street fighting man

    Red Hot Chili Peppers
    1. Give it away
    2. Sir Pyscho Sexy
    3. Mothers Milk
    4. My Friends
    5. Velvet Glove

    Neil Young
    1. Harvest
    2. Alabama
    3. Only Love Can Break Your Heart
    4. Birds
    5. Cinnamon Girl

    Cat Stevens
    1. Father and Son
    2. Morning has broken
    3. Trouble
    4. The Wind
    5. Can't keep it in

    Public Enemy-
    1. Louder than a bomb
    2. Prophets of rage
    3. Fight the power
    4. Welcome to the terrordome
    5. Shut em down
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    The Rolling Stones
    1. Let It Bleed
    2. Dead Flowers
    3. Country Honk
    4. It's Only Rock and Roll
    5. Some Girls


    Todd Snider
    1. Vinyl records
    2. Doublewide Blues
    3. Tillamook County Jail
    4. Conservative Christian Right Wing.......American Male
    5. East Nashville Skyline
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cedric;1155597[B

    Beatles- ( I'm just a little bit of a George fan )[/B]
    1. While my guitar gently weeps
    2. Taxman
    3. Something
    4. Eleanor Rigby
    5. And your bird can sing
    So is my brother - he's a huge Harrison fan.

    And Your Bird Can Sing - good song (Lennon hated it)

    I can't say these are my TOP 5 FAVORITES; but they are good songs that I have been listening to as of late...

    David Gilmour

    There's No Way Out Of Here
    Mihalis
    Murder
    Cry From The Street
    Until We Sleep

    Deep Purple

    Woman From Tokyo
    Pictures Of Home
    Strange Kind Of Woman
    Mary Long
    Knocking At Your Back Door

    Clapton

    After Midnight
    Blues Power
    Let It Rain
    Let It Grow
    Badge

    Uriah Heep (an acquired taste )

    Gypsy
    Come Away Melinda
    Lady In Black
    The Wizard
    Look At Yourself

    John Lennon

    Instant Karma
    #9 Dream
    Jealous Guy
    Love
    Woman

    Guess Who (only 4)

    Share The Land
    American Woman
    No Time
    No Sugar Tonight
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    Frank Sinatra:
    In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning
    There Used To Be A Ballpark Here
    One For My Baby (And One For The Road)
    Send In The Clowns
    What'll I Do

    Johnny Cash:
    I Still Miss Someone
    Hurt
    Ring Of Fire
    I Walk The Line
    Sunday Morning Coming Down

    The Beatles:
    In My Life
    I Feel Fine
    Something
    Yesterday
    Back In The USSR

    Martina McBride:
    Independence Day
    My Baby Loves Me
    Til I Can Make It On My Own
    Cry On The Shoulder Of The Road
    How Far

    Brad Paisley:
    When I Get Where I'm Goin'
    Whiskey Lullaby
    Alcohol
    Celebrity
    He Didn't Have To Be
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    The Beatles (Hard to keep it to 5)
    Yesterday
    You've Really Got A hold On Me
    Nowhere man
    I Should've Known Better
    While My Guitar Gently Weeps

    The Stones
    Honky Tonk Woman
    Mothers Little Helper
    Gimme Shelter
    Beast of Burden
    Ruby Tuesday

    Sinatra
    The Way You Look Tonight
    Fly Me To The Moon
    You Make Me feel so Young
    It Happened in Monterey
    Summer Wind

    Bob Seger
    Katmandu
    Still The same
    Sunspot Baby
    Beautiful Loser
    Rock & Roll Never Forgets

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    AC/DC

    Riff-Raff
    Can I Sit Next to You Girl
    Problem Child
    Whole Lotta Rosie
    Highway to Hell


    Black Sabbath

    Into the Void
    Tomorrow's Dream
    Planet Caravan
    War Pigs
    National Acrobat

    Beach Boys

    Don't Worry Baby
    Little Deuce Coupe
    Wouldn't It Be Nice
    Pet Sounds
    Good Vibrations

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    Replacements

    Can't Hardly Wait
    Someone Take the Wheel
    Darlin One
    Unsatisfied
    Left of the Dial

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    The Kinks

    Arthur
    Do you remember Walter?
    Rock n Roll Fantasy
    Apeman
    Death of a Clown

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    Camper Van Beethoven

    All her favorite Fruit
    Abundance
    Sad Lovers Waltz
    Seven Languages
    She Divines Water

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    Weezer

    Simple Pages
    The Sweater Song
    We are all on Drugs
    Crab
    Say it ain't so

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    Cheap Trick

    Auf Wiedersehan
    Taxman
    Southern Girls
    The Flame
    Come on Come On

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    Guided By Voices

    A Salty Salute
    Motor Away
    Striped White Jets
    The Official Ironman Rally Song
    Cut-Out Witch

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    Re: Top 5 Favorite Songs by [_________]

    I mostly listen to Christian Music now, but back in the day I had some other influences, so mine will be quite the mixed bag:


    Aerosmith
    Let The Music Do The Talking
    Sweet Emotion
    Jaded
    Rag Doll
    The Other Side

    Dokken
    Alone Again
    The Hunter
    In My Dreams
    Walk Away
    Turn On The Action

    Guardian (Christain Rock Band)
    Shoeshine Johnny
    Endless Summer
    Are You Gonna' Keep Your Word
    Lion's Den
    Like The Sun

    Steven Curtis Chapman
    This Day
    Live Out Loud
    The Great Adventure
    Magnificent Obsession
    King Of The Jungle

    And my all-time favorite CCM group:

    4HIM
    A Man You Could Write About
    Psalm 112
    The Message
    Can't Get Past The Evidence
    Basics Of Life.

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    I'm usually wary of "favorites" lists because I always feel bad leaving things out, but I like these others and I'm killing time so I'll give it a shot.

    Radiohead
    1. Subterranean Homesick Alien
    2. Meeting in the Aisle
    3. You and Whose Army?
    4. Bulletproof
    5. How to Disappear Completely

    Supergrass
    1. Eon
    2. Mansize Rooster
    3. Late in the Day
    4. Sun Hits the Sky
    5. Low C (one of my favorite videos ever also)
    (oh wow...I was just overcome with love for Supergrass. I forget what a great band they are.)

    Otis Redding
    1. I've Been Loving You Too Long
    2. Chained and Bound
    3. You Don't Miss Your Water
    4. Try a Little Tenderness
    5. I Love You More Than Words Can Say

    Led Zeppelin
    1. Ten Years Gone
    2. Going to California
    3. What Is and What Should Never Be
    4. Ramble On
    5. The Rain Song

    Zombies
    1. This Will Be Our Year
    2. Tell Her No
    3. She Does Everything For Me
    4. You Make Me Feel So Good
    5. Care of Cell 44

    Blur
    1. Country Sad Ballad Man
    2. Blue Jeans
    3. This Is A Low
    4. Parklife
    5. Trimm Trabb

    The Kinks
    1. Tired of Waiting for You
    2. No Return
    3. Who'll Be the Next in Line
    4. Love Me Till the Sun Shines
    5. Mr. Pleasant
    6. Everybody's Gonna Be Happy (I cheated)
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    Re: Top 5 Favorite Songs by [_________]

    blink-182
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    damnit
    waggy
    i miss you
    a new hope
    party song

    pink floyd
    ------------
    dogs
    wish you were here
    have a cigar
    time
    money


    greenday
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    the grouch
    christie road
    good riddance
    welcome to paradise
    redundant


    sinatra
    --------
    fly me to the moon
    summertime
    almost like being in love
    the way you look tonight
    summer wind

    just a few

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    AC/DC
    1. Ride On
    2. Riff Raff
    3. Let There Be Rock
    4. Baby Please Don't Go
    5. The Jack

    Led Zeppelin
    1. Trampled Underfoot
    2. Dancing Days
    3. The Ocean
    4. Whole Lotta Love
    5. Stairway To Heaven

    The Yardbirds
    1. For Your Love
    2. Train Kept A-Rollin
    3. Baby Please Don't Go
    4. Under, Over, Sideways, Down
    5. Shapes Of Things

    Franz Ferdinand
    1. Take Me Out
    2. The Outsiders
    3. Tell Her Tonight
    4. This Fffire
    5. What You Ment
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    Rolling Stones

    Sway
    Jigsaw Puzzle
    Monkey Man
    Can't You Hear Me Knocking
    Tumblin' Dice

    The Kinks

    Johnny Thunder
    Muswell Hillbilly
    David Watts
    Oklahoma, USA
    Big Sky

    Roxy Music

    Just Another High
    End of the Line
    Virginia Plain
    The Bogus Man
    Mother of Pearl

    David Bowie

    Fantastic Voyage
    Station to Station
    Heroes
    Width of a Circle
    Quicksand

    Pavement

    Fillmore Jive
    Father to a Sister of Thought
    Summer Babe
    Debris Slide
    Half a Canyon

    Neil Young

    Tired Eyes
    Cortez the Killer
    Ambulance Blues
    Cowgirl in the Sand
    Winterlong

    Will Oldham

    Horses
    West Palm Beach
    New Partner
    Lift Us Up
    I See a Darkness

    Pere Ubu

    Caligari's Mirror
    Navvy
    Non-Alignment Pact
    Final Solution
    Make Hay
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    Re: Top 5 Favorite Songs by [_________]

    Here's a couple ...

    Counting Crows
    Anna Begins
    Colorblind
    Mr. Jones
    Mrs. Potter's Lullaby
    Round Here

    Led Zeppelin
    Achilles Last Stand
    Stairway to Heaven
    D'Yer Mak'er
    Fool in the Rain
    Dazed and Confused

    Pearl Jam
    Elderly Woman Behind the Counter in a Small Town
    Indifference
    Jeremy
    Yellow Ledbetter
    Better Man

    Matt Nathanson
    Curve of the Earth
    I Saw
    Pretty the World
    Bare
    Answering Machine

    Linkin Park
    My December
    Numb
    Breaking the Habit
    Easier to Run
    Crawling

    Pink Floyd
    Shine on You Crazy Diamond (all parts)
    Another Brick in the Wall (Pt. 1)/The Happiest Days of Our Lives/Another Brick in the Wall (Pt. 2)
    Welcome to the Machine
    Wish You Were Here
    Comfortably Numb
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