metal The Best Deep Purple Songs of All Time  

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List Rules Vote for your favorite Deep Purple songs, not just singles and hits.

List of Deep Purple songs, ranked from best to worst by the Ranker community. This U.K. band helped kickstart the hard rock and heavy metal movements. They're known for their heavy yet catchy guitar riffs and muscular sound. All of Deep Purple's singles are included here, including classics like "Smoke on the Water" and "Highway Star," but real fans know there are other great songs to vote on besides the the radio staples. 

Music videos and lyric videos are included next to each track name, so if you haven't heard a song you can listen to it right here on this list. Is one of your favorite Deep Purple songs missing from this poll? Add it to the list so it has a chance to rise to the top. If the order of this list bothers you, then start a revolution and take on the system 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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164 39
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Child in Time Deep Purple in Rock

2
141 41
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Highway Star Machine Head

3
143 44
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4
112 26
Woman From Tokyo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Deep Purple Songs of All Time
Woman From Tokyo Who Do We Think We Are

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128 48
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Burn Burn

6
98 32
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Space Truckin' Machine Head

7
82 22
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Soldier of Fortune Stormbringer

8
93 35
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Perfect Strangers Perfect Strangers

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82 26
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10
78 28
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11
90 29
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Fireball Fireball

12
80 29
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Knocking at Your Back Door Perfect Strangers

13
82 31
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RobinGallego added When a Blind Man Cries

14
81 42
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Hush Shades of Deep Purple

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71 25
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RobinGallego added Hallelujah

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71 33
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RobinGallego added Stormbringer Stormbringer

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84 39
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Lazy Machine Head

18
97 50
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Speed King Deep Purple in Rock

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67 30
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Pictures of Home Machine Head

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55 25
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RobinGallego added Mistreated Burn

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56 23
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RobinGallego added Demon's Eye

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49 15
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liriodendron added Fools Fireball

23
49 16
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RobinGallego added Anthem

24
45 17
Wasted Sunsets is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Deep Purple Songs of All Time
RobinGallego added Wasted Sunsets Perfect Strangers

25
41 14
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liriodendron added Living Wreck Deep Purple in Rock

26
43 13
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April Deep Purple

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50 25
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Flight of the Rat Deep Purple in Rock

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45 21
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RobinGallego added Rat Bat Blue Who Do We Think We Are

The Best Deep Purple Albums of All Time

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43 17
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Clark Benson added The Mule Fireball

30
44 18
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Into the Fire Deep Purple in Rock

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59 35
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Hard Lovin' Man Deep Purple in Rock

32
37 18
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Bloodsucker Deep Purple in Rock

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30 15
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Clark Benson added Might Just Take Your Life Burn

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36 15
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Mandrake Root Shades of Deep Purple

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49 29
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Never Before Machine Head

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37 16
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liriodendron added Fault Line / The Painter Deep Purple

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40 22
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Woman from Tokyo Who Do We Think We Are

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37 12
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A Twist in the Tale The Battle Rages On…

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40 15
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41 16
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A Touch Away Purpendicular

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32 21
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Clark Benson added You Keep on Moving Come Taste the Band

42
29 18
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Clark Benson added Under the Gun Perfect Strangers

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32 18
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Clark Benson added You Fool No One Burn

44
29 13
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Help Shades of Deep Purple

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33 22
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Clark Benson added Nobody's Home Perfect Strangers

46
36 22
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The Battle Rages On The Battle Rages On…

47
23 8
Hungry Daze is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Deep Purple Songs of All Time
DanielLindberg added Hungry Daze Perfect Strangers

48
36 21
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Maybe I'm a Leo Machine Head

49
36 25
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Clark Benson added No No No Fireball

50
29 25
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RobinGallego added Wring That Neck The Book of Taliesyn