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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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185 54
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Machine Head

2
208 55
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Deep Purple in Rock

3
181 64
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4
164 57
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Burn

5
137 41
Woman From Tokyo is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Deep Purple Songs of All Time
Who Do We Think We Are

6
121 38
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Machine Head

7
123 43
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Perfect Strangers

8
103 32
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Perfect Strangers

9
99 34
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10
99 30
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11
94 29
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Stormbringer

12
108 41
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Machine Head

13
102 34
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Fireball

14
97 45
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Shades of Deep Purple

15
96 34
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RobinGallego added

16
87 38
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RobinGallego added Stormbringer

17
85 29
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RobinGallego added

18
112 58
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Deep Purple in Rock

19
70 25
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RobinGallego added

20
58 15
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Deep Purple

21
60 17
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liriodendron added Fireball

22
66 28
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RobinGallego added Burn

23
54 18
Wasted Sunsets is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Deep Purple Songs of All Time
RobinGallego added Perfect Strangers

24
80 38
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Machine Head

25
56 19
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RobinGallego added

26
54 21
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RobinGallego added Who Do We Think We Are

27
49 15
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liriodendron added Deep Purple in Rock

28
53 19
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Clark Benson added Fireball

29
52 20
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Deep Purple in Rock

30
56 28
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Deep Purple in Rock

31
71 41
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Deep Purple in Rock

32
45 19
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Deep Purple in Rock

33
48 18
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liriodendron added Deep Purple

34
37 18
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Clark Benson added Burn

35
38 14
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Shades of Deep Purple

36
46 14
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The Battle Rages On…

37
56 34
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Machine Head

38
51 18
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39
51 18
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Purpendicular

40
40 24
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Clark Benson added Perfect Strangers

41
39 21
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Clark Benson added Burn

42
41 18
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Shades of Deep Purple

43
45 24
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Machine Head

44
28 9
Hungry Daze is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Deep Purple Songs of All Time
DanielLindberg added Perfect Strangers

45
34 20
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Clark Benson added Perfect Strangers

46
47 31
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Who Do We Think We Are

47
40 25
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The Battle Rages On…

48
40 28
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Clark Benson added Fireball

49
27 17
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Clark Benson added Fireball

50
35 26
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Clark Benson added Come Taste the Band