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
208 54
Thunder Road is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time
Born to Run

2
213 69
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Born to Run

3
173 51
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Darkness on the Edge of Town

4
166 74
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Born to Run

5
155 64
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The River

6
173 83
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7
151 62
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Tunnel of Love

8
130 58
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The River

9
136 58
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10
131 67
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The Wild, the Innocent & the E Street Shuffle

11
123 63
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Born to Run

12
50 10
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
131 70
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Born in the U.S.A.

14
128 57
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Born in the U.S.A.

15
111 53
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Darkness on the Edge of Town

16
119 66
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17
118 59
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Human Touch

18
105 56
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clash1977 added Darkness on the Edge of Town

19
108 54
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Nebraska

20
123 67
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Born in the U.S.A.

21
95 55
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clash1977 added Darkness on the Edge of Town

22
99 50
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Lucky Town

23
78 36
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Born in the U.S.A.

24
92 52
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Born in the U.S.A.

25
51 16
Tunnel of Love is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time
Tunnel of Love

26
89 56
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Born in the U.S.A.

27
100 55
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The Rising

28
74 44
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clash1977 added Greetings From Asbury Park, N.J.

29
64 37
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clash1977 added Born to Run

30
52 18
Murder Incorporated is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time

31
91 51
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The Ghost of Tom Joad

32
43 15
Blood Brothers is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time

33
34 12
Bobby Jean is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time
Born in the U.S.A.

34
61 38
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clash1977 added Greetings From Asbury Park, N.J.

35
54 25
Secret Garden is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time

36
43 17
This Hard Land is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time

37
89 54
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Born in the U.S.A.

38
38 18
Wreck on the Highway is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time

39
26 10
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
26 10
Something in the Night is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time
Darkness on the Edge of Town

41
52 37
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The River

42
55 37
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Greetings From Asbury Park, N.J.

43
53 41
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Kate Kavanagh added The Wild, the Innocent & the E Street Shuffle

44
24 8
Cadillac Ranch is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time
The River

45
22 10
Fire is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time

46
23 11
Meeting Across the River is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time

47
27 13
Adam Raised a Cain is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time
Darkness on the Edge of Town

48
29 15
American Skin is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time

49
25 9
One Step Up is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs of All Time
Tunnel of Love

50
41 30
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The River