Rock The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time  

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List Rules Vote for your favorite Bruce Springsteen songs from his entire catalog, not just singles and hits.

List of the best Bruce Springsteen songs, ranked by fans like you. For those who grew up in New Jersey, Bruce is nothing short of a god. Springsteen is a top-tier American songwriter who's been winning the hearts of fans and critics alike for decades. He's equally well-known for his marathon live performances and fiery working class anthems. 

This list includes classic singles like "Born In the U.S.A." and "Born to Run," but diehard fans know there are tons of other great Springsteen songs to vote on besides the radio hits. Music videos and audio videos are included next to each song name, so if you haven't heard it you can listen to it right here on this page. Is your favorite Bruce Springsteen songs missing from this poll? Add it so it has a chance to rise to the top. Don't like the order of this list? Then make Bruce proud and stick it to the man by creating your own version and re-ranking it. Simply click the "Rerank List" button and you can put the songs in whatever order you like.
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1
199 53
Thunder Road is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time
Born to Run

2
206 68
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Born to Run

3
168 49
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Darkness on the Edge of Town

4
150 61
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The River

5
160 73
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Born to Run

6
169 82
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7
147 61
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Tunnel of Love

8
127 56
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The River

9
134 55
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10
126 64
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The Wild, the Innocent & the E Street Shuffle

11
118 61
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Born to Run

12
45 8
The Promised Land is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time
Darkness on the Edge of Town

13
124 56
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Born in the U.S.A.

14
126 68
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Born in the U.S.A.

15
115 63
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16
115 57
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Human Touch

17
105 52
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Darkness on the Edge of Town

18
99 54
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clash1977 added Darkness on the Edge of Town

19
102 52
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Nebraska

20
119 64
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Born in the U.S.A.

21
91 52
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clash1977 added Darkness on the Edge of Town

22
97 47
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Lucky Town

23
74 35
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Born in the U.S.A.

24
96 53
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The Rising

25
48 15
Tunnel of Love is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time
Tunnel of Love

26
84 54
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Born in the U.S.A.

27
86 52
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Born in the U.S.A.

28
71 41
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clash1977 added Greetings From Asbury Park, N.J.

29
50 15
Murder Incorporated is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time

30
89 48
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The Ghost of Tom Joad

31
41 12
Blood Brothers is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time

32
53 21
Secret Garden is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time

33
38 14
Wreck on the Highway is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time

34
60 36
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clash1977 added Born to Run

35
41 15
This Hard Land is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time

36
30 11
Bobby Jean is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time
Born in the U.S.A.

37
56 36
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clash1977 added Greetings From Asbury Park, N.J.

38
85 53
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Born in the U.S.A.

39
24 7
Candy's Room is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time
Darkness on the Edge of Town

40
50 34
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The River

41
23 8
Meeting Across the River is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time

42
52 38
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Kate Kavanagh added The Wild, the Innocent & the E Street Shuffle

43
27 10
Adam Raised a Cain is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time
Darkness on the Edge of Town

44
23 9
Something in the Night is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time
Darkness on the Edge of Town

45
21 8
Fire is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time

46
51 35
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Greetings From Asbury Park, N.J.

47
22 9
Point Blank is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time

48
29 13
American Skin is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time

49
21 9
Night is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time
Born to Run

50
22 7
Cadillac Ranch is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time
The River