Because was such an incredible year for hard rock music, we have nearly doubled the year-end list of top hard rock songs from last year. To give our readers the greatest possible variety of music, the Top Hard Rock Songs of only features one song per album although a number of artists released more than one single worthy of recognition. The goal of Hard Rock Daddy is to expose our readers not just to songs, but also to the artists who create the music, which is why each song on the list features a short blurb. This list covers all areas of hard rock from acoustic and power ballads to active rock to heavier melodic and power metal, and everything in between. Click on the hyper-linked song titles to read the full Hard Rock Daddy reviews that were featured on the site during the year. The Top 3 songs of the year all had featured reviews on Hard Rock Daddy in click on each song title to read the extended reviews.
The best songs of find rock's biggest names successfully treading the difficult line between revisiting past glories and keeping things fresh. It's a tricky balance: if you go too far one way you'll be labeled a derivative nostalgia act, and if you reach too far in the other direction you'll notice a whole lot of people suddenly heading to the beer lines when you break out the new songs in concert. Luckily, these 12 artists forgive us, we couldn't cut it down to just 10 have found ways to expand their legacies with exciting and sometimes surprising new songs. In that same spirit, let's stop worrying about the introduction and get right to our countdown of the 12 Best Songs of It's as anthemic and catchy as you'd expect, and its upbeat and downright uplifting tone made for one of the year's best surprises. And that's too bad because his slyly titled new album -- an appealingly stripped-down collection of soul-infused rock riffing -- deserved more attention. Start with this infectious little number, which finds the one and only Derek St.
We saw bands like Islander , Nothing More and Royal Blood emerge on the scene and leave their stamp on , while acts like The Pretty Reckless and Kyng took major steps forward in their careers. There were some tough choices to be made, but after much deliberation we feel we've come up with our picks for the 20 Best Rock Songs of Check out the list below. There had to be some concern after Three Days Grace decided to continue their career without longtime frontman Adam Gontier, but any fears have been assuaged with the release of 'Painkiller. Linkin Park took a few more risks with 'The Hunting Party' album, including the rare addition of special guests. Take notice!
The Billboard Hot is a chart that ranks the best-performing singles of the United States. Its data, published by Billboard magazine and compiled by Nielsen SoundScan , is based collectively on each single's weekly physical and digital sales, as well as airplay and streaming. Throughout a year, Billboard will publish an annual list of the most successful songs throughout that year on the Hot chart based on the information.