Music is known as food for the soul. Despite the many tastes and interests of people, there are songs that have pulled heartstrings of all because of their beauty. The following are the top 10 best songs of all time according to people’s loves and interests:
10. Earth song
Michael Jackson is one of the greatest ever musicians. His earth song is regarded as one of the best songs ever. Recorded to activate charity towards the people dying of famine in Ethiopia, earth song managed to provoke governments, populations all over the world and charity organizations. It has been remixed and recorded many times over to support actions against climate change, drought, natural disasters and poverty since.
9. Stairway To Heaven – Led Zeppelin
Stairway to heaven is rightly regarded as one of the biggest rock hits of all time. Recorded by the genius Led Zeppelin, it is a catchy beat that combines hard rocks and medievalism. It remains one of the most requested and played rock hits in USA rock music stations.
Thriller by Michael Jackson was one of the pioneers when it came to music videos and acting them up. Released in 1982, it was the headline song of the thriller album. It is one of the most listened to songs of all time, and remarkably the thriller album sold over 25 million copies worldwide. The video thriller is also acclaimed as one of the best videos ever released, especially since it was released at a time when music videos had not become so popular.
7. My name is
Marshall Mathers III, otherwise known as Eminem, is considered one of the greatest rappers of all time. “My name is” is definitely one of his best tracks. My name is earned Eminem a Grammy award in the year 2000 for the best rap solo performance.
6. Independent woman
Destiny’s child is a superb pop group that made hit song after hit song over the years. So popular was independent woman that it held the number one spot on billboard top 100 for eleven weeks after its release.
5. El shaddai
El shaddai is definitely one of the most famous gospel songs ever recorded. It was released by Michael card in 1981, and it means god almighty. Michael card released it using direct inspiration from the bible.
4. No woman no cry
Bob Marley is easily the greatest reggae musician of all time. His hit singles no woman no cry is one of the top 10 best songs of all time gauging by its popularity and controversy. It means no woman, don’t cry, and is a very pro feminist record.
Gambler by Kenny Rodgers is a country music great. It was written by don Schlitz and released in the year 1978. Gambler was so critically acclaimed that it won the Grammy award in 1980 for best male country performance.
2. My boo
Usher and Alicia keys are rightly considered as leading lights in the r n b genre. When they combined to release my boo in 2004, the song got rave reviews from the media and public. It was top on the billboard top 100 for six weeks, and the amazing video only helped it to sell even further.
1. Dear mama
Dear mama was released by Tupac as a tribute to his mother in 1995. It was meant to thank his mother for taking care of him and his sister throughout their childhood despite the grinding poverty and troubles they went through, including his mother’s addiction to cocaine. It is one of the most requested songs during mothers’ day celebrations the world over.
The top 10 best songs of all time is just a list of the songs that touch all people the world over when they are played. These songs cross genres, interests and time periods, and they can be trusted to touch their audiences any time they are played.