The Sound Hall Of Fame (2021)

View the full list of the Top 500 songs in The Sound Hall Of Fame 2021 countdown.

For nearly a decade, set after set we’ve done our best to hand pick the greatest music ever made.

And the passion for the music is as strong as ever as part of our 10th Birthday celebrations, the votes have been cast, you have told us your favourites!! A congratulations to Dean Barnes from Hamilton for winning $1,000 for voting!

And thanks for sharing your passion for the music with us for the last 10 years, here’s to many more.

Check out the Top 500 songs that made The Sound Hall Of Fame 2021 countdown below.

# Song  Artist
1 Comfortably Numb Pink Floyd
2 Stairway To Heaven Led Zeppelin
3 Wish You Were Here Pink Floyd
4 Bohemian Rhapsody Queen
5 Hotel California Eagles
6 Free Bird Lynyrd Skynyrd
7 Shine On You Crazy Diamond Pt 6-9 Pink Floyd
8 Kashmir Led Zeppelin
9 Simple Man Lynyrd Skynyrd
10 November Rain Guns N' Roses
11 Brothers In Arms Dire Straits
12 Time Pink Floyd
13 Paranoid Black Sabbath
14 Sultans Of Swing Dire Straits
15 The Chain Fleetwood Mac
16 Bat Out Of Hell Meat Loaf
17 Thunderstruck AC/DC
18 Another Brick In The Wall Pt 2 Pink Floyd
19 Heroes David Bowie
20 Sweet Child O' Mine Guns N' Roses
21 Money For Nothing Dire Straits
22 Back In Black AC/DC
23 Smells Like Teen Spirit Nirvana
24 On The Turning Away Pink Floyd
25 Gimme Shelter Rolling Stones
26 Telegraph Road Dire Straits
27 Bliss Th' Dudes
28 Go Your Own Way Fleetwood Mac
29 Paradise City Guns N' Roses
30 For Those About To Rock AC/DC
31 Flame Trees Cold Chisel
32 Immigrant Song Led Zeppelin
33 Pigs (Three Different Ones) Pink Floyd
34 Highway To Hell AC/DC
35 (Don't Fear) The Reaper Blue Oyster Cult
36 Romeo And Juliet Dire Straits
37 Learning To Fly Pink Floyd
38 Imagine John Lennon
39 Born To Run Bruce Springsteen
40 Funeral For A Friend /Love Lies Bleeding Elton John
41 (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction Rolling Stones
42 Layla Derek & The Dominos
43 Mama, I'm Coming Home Ozzy Osbourne
44 While My Guitar Gently Weeps Beatles
45 In The Air Tonight Phil Collins
46 When The Levee Breaks Led Zeppelin
47 Smoke On The Water Deep Purple
48 Africa Toto
49 Brain Damage/Eclipse Pink Floyd
50 Riders On The Storm Doors
51 Life On Mars David Bowie
52 The River Bruce Springsteen
53 Money Pink Floyd
54 Black Dog Led Zeppelin
55 Hey Jude Beatles
56 Paint It Black Rolling Stones
57 Crazy Train Ozzy Osbourne
58 Space Oddity David Bowie
59 Khe Sanh Cold Chisel
60 Piano Man Billy Joel
61 You Shook Me All Night Long AC/DC
62 Landslide Fleetwood Mac
63 Whole Lotta Love Led Zeppelin
64 Don't Stop Me Now Queen
65 Be Mine Tonight Th' Dudes
66 A Day In The Life Beatles
67 Do You Feel Like We Do Peter Frampton
68 Baba O'Reilly Who
69 American Pie Don McLean
70 Welcome To The Jungle Guns N' Roses
71 Tusk Fleetwood Mac
72 Something Beatles
73 Hells Bells AC/DC
74 Under Pressure Queen & David Bowie
75 Sympathy For The Devil Rolling Stones
76 Mother Pink Floyd
77 Tiny Dancer Elton John
78 Babe I'm Gonna Leave You Led Zeppelin
79 Pour Some Sugar On Me Def Leppard
80 Us And Them Pink Floyd
81 L.A. Woman Doors
82 It's A Long Way To The Top (If You Wanna Rock 'n' Roll) AC/DC
83 All Along The Watchtower Jimi Hendrix
84 Hey You Pink Floyd
85 Dazed And Confused Led Zeppelin
86 Come Together Beatles
87 Sweet Home Alabama Lynyrd Skynyrd
88 Baker Street Gerry Rafferty
89 Cat People (Putting Out Fire) David Bowie
90 Welcome To The Machine Pink Floyd
91 Dream On Aerosmith
92 More Than A Feeling Boston
93 Telephone Line Electric Light Orchestra
94 Working Class Man Jimmy Barnes
95 Night Moves Bob Seger & The Silver B...
96 Goodbye Yellow Brick Road Elton John
97 Free Fallin' Tom Petty
98 Let It Be Beatles
99 Mr. Blue Sky Electric Light Orchestra
100 Run Like Hell Pink Floyd
101 Great Southern Land Icehouse
102 Bennie And The Jets Elton John
103 Child In Time Deep Purple
104 When The War Is Over Cold Chisel
105 Rhiannon Fleetwood Mac
106 Tunnel Of Love Dire Straits
107 Fat Bottomed Girls Queen
108 Still Got the Blues Gary Moore
109 I'm On Fire Bruce Springsteen
110 Locomotive Breath Jethro Tull
111 Rain Dragon
112 Southern Cross Crosby Stills & Nash
113 Tuesday's Gone Lynyrd Skynyrd
114 Who Wants To Live Forever Queen
115 Home By The Sea Genesis
116 Ramble On Led Zeppelin
117 Turn The Page Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band
118 Have A Cigar Pink Floyd
119 Angie Rolling Stones
120 Somebody To Love Queen
121 Dreams Fleetwood Mac
122 Start Me Up Rolling Stones
123 Dreadlock Holiday 10CC
124 Copperhead Road Steve Earle
125 La Grange ZZ Top
126 Psycho Killer Talking Heads
127 Roadhouse Blues Doors
128 Wild Horses Rolling Stones
129 Where The Streets Have No Name U2
130 The Great Gig In The Sky Pink Floyd
131 The Boys Are Back In Town Thin Lizzy
132 Nights In White Satin Moody Blues
133 Refugee Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
134 Solsbury Hill Peter Gabriel
135 Over The Hills And Far Away Led Zeppelin
136 Desperado Eagles
137 Burning Down The House Talking Heads
138 White Room Cream
139 Blue Lady Hello Sailor
140 Better Man Pearl Jam
141 Me And Bobby McGee Janis Joplin
142 All My Love Led Zeppelin
143 Breathe Pink Floyd
144 Never Tear Us Apart Inxs
145 Mary Jane's Last Dance Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
146 You Can't Always Get What You Want Rolling Stones
147 Vienna Ultravox
148 One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer George Thorogood
149 Yesterday Beatles
150 We Will Rock You Queen
151 Lyin' Eyes Eagles
152 Rocket Man Elton John
153 Take Me To The River Talking Heads
154 Voodoo Child (Slight Return) Jimi Hendrix
155 Private Investigations Dire Straits
156 Paradise By The Dashboard Meat Loaf
157 Legs ZZ Top
158 April Sun In Cuba Dragon
159 The House Of The Rising Sun Animals
160 Like A Hurricane Neil Young
161 The Logical Song Supertramp
162 With Or Without You U2
163 Sunday Bloody Sunday U2
164 Here Comes The Sun Beatles
165 Livin' On A Prayer Bon Jovi
166 Band On The Run Wings
167 Hysteria Def Leppard
168 Aqualung Jethro Tull
169 London Calling Clash
170 Behind Blue Eyes Who
171 The Boys Of Summer Don Henley
172 Silent Lucidity Queensryche
173 Hey Joe Jimi Hendrix
174 Gutter Black Hello Sailor
175 Industrial Disease Dire Straits
176 Patience Guns N' Roses
177 Revolution Beatles
178 Edge Of Seventeen Stevie Nicks
179 Forever Now Cold Chisel
180 Going To California Led Zeppelin
181 Hammer To Fall Queen
182 Take It To The Limit Eagles
183 One Tree Hill U2
184 Highway Star Deep Purple
185 Blue Day Mi-Sex
186 My Hometown Bruce Springsteen
187 The Jean Genie David Bowie
188 Eleanor Rigby Beatles
189 Sharp Dressed Man ZZ Top
190 Walk Of Life Dire Straits
191 The Passenger Iggy Pop
192 Gold Dust Woman Fleetwood Mac
193 Who Are You Who
194 Big Log Robert Plant
195 Breakfast In America Supertramp
196 Don't You (Forget About Me) Simple Minds
197 Get Back Beatles
198 The Boys Light Up Australian Crawl
199 Maggie May Rod Stewart
200 The Show Must Go On Queen
201 Young Lust Pink Floyd
202 Your Song Elton John
203 All Right Now Free
204 So Far Away Dire Straits
205 A Whiter Shade Of Pale Procol Harum
206 Everybody Wants To Rule The World Tears For Fears
207 Runnin' With The Devil Van Halen
208 Wild West End Dire Straits
209 A Kind Of Magic Queen
210 Rocky Mountain Way Joe Walsh
211 Mainstreet Bob Seger & The Silver B...
212 Hush Deep Purple
213 Radio Ga-Ga Queen
214 You Took The Words Right Out Of My Mouth (Hot Summer Night) Meat Loaf
215 Walk On The Wild Side Lou Reed
216 This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody) Talking Heads
217 Why Does Love Do This To Me Exponents
218 Take It Easy Eagles
219 One Of These Days Pink Floyd
220 Eye In The Sky Alan Parsons Project
221 Heart Of Gold Neil Young
222 Radar Love Golden Earring
223 Fortunate Son Creedence Clearwater Revival
224 Sledgehammer Peter Gabriel
225 Long Cool Woman (In A Black Dress) Hollies
226 Learning To Fly Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
227 Drive Cars
228 Heartbreaker/Living Loving Maid Led Zeppelin
229 Fire Lake Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band
230 Ziggy Stardust David Bowie
231 Cheap Wine Cold Chisel
232 Carry On Wayward Son Kansas
233 One U2
234 Rebel Yell Billy Idol
235 Young Years Dragon
236 Life In The Fast Lane Eagles
237 The Stranger Billy Joel
238 Reckless (Don't Be So) Australian Crawl
239 That's Entertainment Jam
240 Sweet Emotion Aerosmith
241 Stop Draggin' My Heart Stevie Nicks & Tom Petty
242 Black Night Deep Purple
243 Victoria Dance Exponents
244 Sorrow David Bowie
245 Jumpin' Jack Flash Rolling Stones
246 Let's Dance David Bowie
247 School Supertramp
248   Don't Come Around Here No More Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
249 Light My Fire Doors
250 I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For U2
251 Born In The U.S.A. Bruce Springsteen
252 Lady Writer Dire Straits
253 Cinnamon Girl Neil Young
254 (Oh) Pretty Woman Van Halen
255 In Your Eyes Peter Gabriel
256 Road To Nowhere Talking Heads
257 Hollywood Nights Bob Seger & The Silver B...
258 Purple Haze Jimi Hendrix
259 Breakdown Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
260 I'm Not In Love 10CC
261 Born To Be Wild Steppenwolf
262 Beds Are Burning Midnight Oil
263 Don't Dream It's Over Crowded House
264 Cocaine J.J. Cale
265 Ballroom Blitz Sweet
266 I Won't Back Down Tom Petty
267 Summer Of '69 Bryan Adams
268 Blinded By The Light Manfred Mann's Earth Band
269 Strawberry Fields Forever Beatles
270 Rock And Roll Led Zeppelin
271 Wanted Dead Or Alive Bon Jovi
272 Message to My Girl Split Enz
273 Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap AC/DC
274 Making Plans For Nigel XTC
275 Panama Van Halen
276 Saturday Night's Alright (For Fighting) Elton John
277 Brown Eyed Girl Van Morrison
278 Gypsy Fleetwood Mac
279 Iron Man Black Sabbath
280 Just What I Needed Cars
281 Have You Ever Seen The Rain Creedence Clearwater Revival
282 Texas Flood Stevie Ray Vaughan
283 Poison Alice Cooper
284 Beast Of Burden Rolling Stones
285 Starman David Bowie
286 Running On Empty Jackson Browne
287 I Was Made For Loving You Kiss
288 Break On Through Doors
289 Land Of Confusion Genesis
290 End Of The Line Traveling Wilburys
291 Get It On (Bang A Gong) T. Rex
292 Love Will Tear Us Apart Joy Division
293 Rooms On Fire Stevie Nicks
294 Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band/With A Little Help From My Friends   Beatles
295 Witchy Woman Eagles
296 Animal Def Leppard
297 Are You Old Enough Dragon
298 Old Time Rock & Roll Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band
299 Can't Help Myself Flowers
300 Proud Mary Creedence Clearwater Revival
301 Dogs Of War Pink Floyd
302 Crossroads Cream
303 Dancing With Myself Billy Idol
304 Brown Sugar Rolling Stones
305 Runnin' Down A Dream Tom Petty
306 I Got You Split Enz
307 Call Me The Breeze Lynyrd Skynyrd
308 Beautiful Day U2
309 Once In A Lifetime Talking Heads
310 Black Betty Ram Jam
311 Love Bites Def Leppard
312 Jump Van Halen
313 She's Not There Santana
314 Tush ZZ Top
315 Wind Of Change Scorpions
316 We Are The Champions Queen
317 Roxanne Police
318 Hey Hey My My (Into The Black) Neil Young
319 You Don't Know How It Feels Tom Petty
320 Here I Go Again Whitesnake
321 Sierra Leone Coconut Rough
322 The Wind Cries Mary Jimi Hendrix
323 Synchronicity II Police
324 Down Under Men At Work
325 Green River Creedence Clearwater Revival
326 Every Rose Has It's Thorn Poison
327 Goodbye Stranger Supertramp
328 Love Her Madly Doors
329 Glory Days Bruce Springsteen
330 Levon Elton John
331 Life's Been Good Joe Walsh
332 I Want It All Queen
333 New Kid In Town Eagles
334 I Love Rock 'N Roll Joan Jett & The Blackhearts
335 Moondance Van Morrison
336 Knockin' On Heavens Door Guns N' Roses
337 Old Man Neil Young
338 Whaling D.D. Smash
339 Here Comes My Girl Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
340 Suzie Q Creedence Clearwater Revival
341 Computer Games Mi
342 A Horse With No Name America
343 No Second Prize Jimmy Barnes
344 Feel Like Makin' Love Bad Company
345 Street Cafe Icehouse
346 Hard To Handle Black Crowes
347 Don't Let Me Down Beatles
348 I'm Mandy, Fly Me 10CC
349 Mama Genesis
350 The Sky Is Crying Stevie Ray Vaughan
351 The Man Who Sold The World David Bowie
352 Dominion Rd Mutton Birds
353 Lola Kinks
354 I Can't Tell You Why Eagles
355 Diamond Dogs David Bowie
356 I Ran (So Far Away) A Flock Of Seagulls
357 Honky Tonk Women Rolling Stones
358 Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me Elton John
359 Eye Of The Tiger Survivor
360 For What It's Worth (Stop, Hey What's That Sound) Buffalo Springfield
361 Golden Years David Bowie
362 Miss You Rolling Stones
363 Seven Wonders Fleetwood Mac
364 Whiskey In The Jar Thin Lizzy
365 Handle With Care Traveling Wilburys
366 Bad Moon Rising Creedence Clearwater Revival
367 Killer Queen Queen
368 Give A Little Bit Supertramp
369 1985 Wings
370 Dancing In The Dark Bruce Springsteen
371 Blaze Of Glory Jon Bon Jovi
372 Changes David Bowie
373 Pinball Wizard Who
374 Every Breath You Take Police
375 My Mistake Split Enz
376 With A Little Help From My Friends Joe Cocker
377 One Of These Nights Eagles
378 Electric Blue Icehouse
379 Powderfinger Neil Young
380 Werewolves Of London Warren Zevon
381 Walls Flowers
382 Keep Yourself Alive Queen
383 Good Times Roll Cars
384 Against The Wind Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band
385 Thick As A Brick Jethro Tull
386 Walking In Light Th' Dudes
387 Keep Talking Pink Floyd
388 Good Times Bad Times Led Zeppelin
389 The Waiting Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
390 No Secrets Angels
391 You Can Call Me Al Paul Simon
392 Stuck In The Middle With You Stealers Wheel
393 Heart Of Glass Blondie
394 You're My Best Friend Queen
395 Show Me The Way Peter Frampton
396 Run To You Bryan Adams
397 Hey Tonight Creedence Clearwater Revival
398 Sara Fleetwood Mac
399 Nobody's Fault But Mine Led Zeppelin
400 Two Out Of Three Ain't Bad Meat Loaf
401 You Give Love A Bad Name Bon Jovi
402 Livin' Thing Electric Light Orchestra
403 Misty Mountain Hop Led Zeppelin
404 Take The Long Way Home Supertramp
405 Piece Of My Heart Big Brother & The Holding Company
406 Movin' Out (Anthony's Song) Billy Joel
407 Eyes Without A Face Billy Idol
408 Little Wing Jimi Hendrix
409 Peaceful Easy Feeling Eagles
410 Driving Wheels Jimmy Barnes
411 Gimme Three Steps Lynyrd Skynyrd
412 Perfect Day Lou Reed
413 Urgent Foreigner
414 Put Down That Weapon Midnight Oil
415 Skateaway Dire Straits
416 You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet Bachman
417 Run To Paradise Choirboys
418 Still The Same Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band
419 My Generation Who
420 The Lady Don't Mind Talking Heads
421 Golden Slumbers/Carry The Weight/The End Beatles
422 The Loadout/Stay Jackson Browne
423 China Girl David Bowie
424 Barracuda Heart
425 Jealous Guy Roxy Music
426 Don't Bring Me Down Electric Light Orchestra
427 Under The Bridge Red Hot Chili Peppers
428 You Really Got Me Kinks
429 Emotional Rescue Rolling Stones
430 Crazy Icehouse
431 No More Tears Ozzy Osbourne
432 D'yer Mak'er Led Zeppelin
433 Your Latest Trick Dire Straits
434 Cover Me Bruce Springsteen
435 American Girl Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
436 Dance Away Roxy Music
437 Bad Company Bad Company
438 Don't Stop Fleetwood Mac
439 Bow River Cold Chisel
440 I Heard it Through the Grapevine Creedence Clearwater Revival
441 Rockin' In The Free World Neil Young
442 Art For Arts Sake 10CC
443 Heaven Bryan Adams
444 Sunshine Of Your Love Cream
445 Waterfront Simple Minds
446 Fool To Cry Rolling Stones
447 War Pigs Black Sabbath
448 We Can Get Together Flowers
449 All The Girls Love Alice Elton John
450 18 and Life Skid Row
451 I See Red Split Enz
452 Follow You Follow Me Genesis
453 Long Train Runnin' Doobie Brothers
454 King Of The Mountain Midnight Oil
455 Owner Of A Lonely Heart Yes
456 Sound And Vision David Bowie
457 High Hopes Pink Floyd
458 Sister Golden Hair America
459 Trampled Underfoot Led Zeppelin
460 Need You Tonight Inxs
461 Crazy Little Thing Called Love Queen
462 Scenes From An Italian Restaurant Billy Joel
463 New Year's Day U2
464 Alive Pearl Jam
465 The Long And Winding Road Beatles
466 Rock The Casbah Clash
467 Losing My Religion R.E.M.
468 I Don't Like Mondays Boomtown Rats
469 Because The Night Patti Smith Group
470 Promised You A Miracle Simple Minds
471 We Belong Pat Benatar
472 Heartache Tonight Eagles
473 29 Palms Robert Plant
474 Don't Stop Believin' Journey
475 Rebel Rebel David Bowie
476 Shark Attack Split Enz
477 See Me, Feel Me Who
478 We're Not Gonna Take It Twisted Sister
479 Rosanna Toto
480 My My, Hey Hey (Out of the Blue) Neil Young
481 Counting The Beat Swingers
482 Black Magic Woman Santana
483 Lust For Life Iggy Pop
484 Hold The Line Toto
485 Pride (In The Name Of Love) U2
486 The Bitch Is Back Elton John
487 White Rabbit Jefferson Airplane
488 Expresso Love Dire Straits
489 Live And Let Die Wings
490 Be Good Johnny Men At Work
491 Tie Your Mother Down Queen
492 Waiting On A Friend Rolling Stones
493 Fool In The Rain Led Zeppelin
494 Suite: Judy Blue Eyes Crosby Stills & Nash
495 Higher Love Steve Winwood
496 Wonderful Tonight Eric Clapton
497 More Than This Roxy Music
498 Run Through The Jungle Creedence Clearwater Revival
499 Fame David Bowie
500 Bad To The Bone George Thorogood

The Sound Hall Of Fame (2021)