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Rock The Best Black Sabbath Songs of All Time  

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Here are the best Black Sabbath songs, as voted on by fans like you. The records of the English rock band Black Sabbath all but created the standard for heavy metal. Ozzy Osboune's wail, Tony Iommi's leaden riffs, and Bill Ward and Geezer Butler's swing were a potent metal cauldron that inspired thousands of would be headbangers. This list sets out to create the ultimate playlist of one of metal's most revered bands. Songs like "Iron Man" and "Paranoid" are here, but we tried to include some curveballs that give you the full breadth of what Sabbath could do as well as some nods to their great Ronnie James Dio fronted albums.

Formed in Birmingham in 1968, Black Sabbath were originally a blues rock band before they adopted occult themes and becoming the heavy metal band fans all know and love today. Selling over 70 million records worldwide, Black Sabbath have won two Grammy Awards for Best Metal Performance and were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2006.

If you feel like we're not making this list heavy enough, add some more rockers or reorder them, so your neck gets the headbanging workout it needs. Simply click the "Rerank List" button and you can put the songs in whatever order you like.

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218 54
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Paranoid, Born Again

2
220 70
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Paranoid, Born Again

3
168 67
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Sabbath Bloody Sabbath

4
172 59
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Master of Reality

5
176 75
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Paranoid, Born Again, Black Sabbath

6
188 89
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Black Sabbath

7
117 45
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Paranoid

8
146 56
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9
154 63
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Paranoid

10
148 71
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Master of Reality, Black Sabbath

11
132 54
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Black Sabbath

12
109 42
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Sabbath Bloody Sabbath

13
180 99
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Black Sabbath

14
107 47
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Heaven and Hell

15
105 40
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Sabotage

16
170 98
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Heaven and Hell

17
137 77
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18
153 89
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Vol. 4

19
97 56
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Vol. 4

20
87 50
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Never Say Die!

21
79 42
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22
88 51
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Master of Reality

23
58 34
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Paranoid

24
74 43
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RobinGallego added Sabbath Bloody Sabbath

25
71 42
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Heaven and Hell

26
58 38
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RobinGallego added Sabbath Bloody Sabbath

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45 28
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bumbieris2 added Sabotage

28
58 40
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Vol. 4

29
60 43
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30
39 24
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Technical Ecstasy

31
50 29
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Heaven and Hell

32
63 47
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RobinGallego added Mob Rules

33
49 29
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Master of Reality

34
54 34
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Black Sabbath

35
61 40
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36
57 38
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Mob Rules

37
56 37
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Mario Bruno added Sabotage

38
39 29
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38 23
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Esavi added Born Again

40
53 36
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Sabbath Bloody Sabbath

41
52 41
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Sabbath Bloody Sabbath

42
50 33
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Trey Guyton added Never Say Die!

43
38 31
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RobinGallego added Born Again

44
47 36
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Never Say Die!

45
38 27
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Black Sabbath

46
28 22
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bsmith441 added Gillan's Inn

47
40 31
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Dehumanizer

48
32 23
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49
34 25
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Vol. 4

50
31 30
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