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The Best Jimmy Page Guitar Solos Of All Time 

Kareem Gantt
Updated February 26, 2020 722 votes 122 voters 1.4k views 25 items

List Rules Studio recordings only.

Here are the best Jimmy Page guitar solos ever from Led Zeppelin studio recordings. Everyone knows Page's legendary "Stairway to Heaven" solo, but this magnum opus is only the tip of the iceberg for one of the best guitarists of all time. And, while some of his most famous cadenzas come from Led Zeppelin live shows, which often featured Page playing guitar solos with a violin bow, this list focuses exclusively on recorded Led Zeppelin songs

Which Zeppelin tracks feature the best guitar solos ever? How many of the songs in this list do you think would also qualify for the 10 best Jimmy Page riffs of all time?

Vote up the best Jimmy Page guitar solos below, and feel free to add any that you think we may have missed. 

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Stairway to Heaven

Album:  Untitled (Led Zeppelin IV)

Released: 1971

Solo: 5:55-6:44

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Album: Led Zeppelin

Released: 1969

Solo: 3:34-4:47

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Album: Led Zeppelin III 

Released: 1970 

Solo: 3:39-4:52

More Since I've Been Loving You 

#3,036 of 3,866 The Best Songs Of All Time, Ranked #45 of 71 The Best Led Zeppelin Songs

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Album: Led Zeppelin II 

Released: 1969 

Solo 2:00-3:49

More Heartbreaker 

#3,783 of 3,866 The Best Songs Of All Time, Ranked #6 of 102 The Best Mariah Carey Songs of All Time #68 of 94 The Best Party Songs Of The '90s, Ranked

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Whole Lotta Love

Album: Led Zeppelin II 

Released: 1969 

Solo: 3:05-3:20

More Whole Lotta Love 

#104 of 142 The Greatest Songs by One-Hit Wonders #88 of 256 The Best Songs with Love in the Title #14 of 61 The Most Unforgettable Rock Love Songs Of All-Time

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Album: Physical Graffiti 

Released: 1975 

Solo: 2:29-3:19

More Ten Years Gone 

#21 of 71 The Best Led Zeppelin Songs #78 of 353 The Best Songs with Numbers in the Title #23 of 112 The Best Songs with Year in the Title

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Album: Presence 

Released: 1976 

Solo: 3:43-5:16

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Black Dog

Album: Untitled (Led Zeppelin IV) 

Released: 1971 

Solo: 3:36-4:55

More Black Dog 

#101 of 161 The Best Songs to Sing at Karaoke #27 of 39 The Hardest Songs to Play on Guitar #1 of 40 The Best Rock Songs About Dogs

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Album: Physical Graffiti

Released: 1975 

Solos: 4:57-5:39/6:26-7:20

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Album: Houses of the Holy 

Released: 1973 

Solo: 3:57-4:47

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Album: Presence 

Released: 1976 

Solos: 2:12-3:49/4:35-6:00

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Album: Untitled (Led Zeppelin IV) 

Released: 1971 

Solo: 1:25-2:20

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Album: Physical Graffiti 

Released: 1975 

Solo: 3:13-3:39

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Album: House of the Holy 

Released: 1973

Solo: 2:32-3:17

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Album: Led Zeppelin II

Released: 1969 

Solo: 1:27-2:25

 

 

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Album: Led Zeppelin 

Released: 1969 

Solo: 1:52-3:40

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Album: Led Zeppelin 

Recorded: 1969 

Solo: 1:29-1:49

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Album: Led Zeppelin 

Released: 1969 

Solo: 4:00-4:54 

More You Shook Me 

#37 of 71 The Best Led Zeppelin Songs #85 of 113 The Best Songs with You in the Title

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Album: Presence 

Released: 1976

Solo: 4:16-5:02

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Album: Led Zeppelin II 

Released: 1969 

Solo: 1:54-2:18

More Thank You 

#5 of 113 The Best Songs About Being Thankful #4 of 40 The Best Dido Songs

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Album: In Through the Out Door 

Released: 1979

Solo: 3:43-4:54

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Album: Led Zeppelin III 

Released: 1970 

Solo: 1:46-2:01

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Album: Led Zeppelin II 

Released: 1969 

Solo: 1:27-1:48

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Album: In Through the Out Door 

Released: 1979 

Solo: 3:51-4:53