Songs The Best Rock Songs About Addiction  

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When it comes to rock music, no subject is off limits. For this list we're ranking the best rock songs about addiction, and we want you to vote up your favorites. How many good rock addiction songs can you think of off the top of your head? Below you'll find popular songs that you've definitely heard before, but also some more underground rock songs with addiction in the title or lyrics. The list includes alternative rock classics like “Under the Bridge” by Red Hot Chili Peppers and “Hurt” by Nine Inch Nails. 
 

You can add your own favorite music to this list, so feel free to contribute with any new rock songs about drug addiction that aren't already on the poll.

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The Rolling Stones

2
16 4
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Eric Clapton

3
18 6
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16 5
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Nine Inch Nails

5
19 9
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16 9
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Red Hot Chili Peppers

7
12 6
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The Velvet Underground

8
13 7
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Lynyrd Skynyrd

9
10 9
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Amy Winehouse

10
8 7
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Blue October

11
7 6
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Neil Young

12
6 5
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Third Eye Blind

13
3 3
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Clark Benson added Ozzy Osbourne

14
2 2
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Rulo Mileg HC added The Rolling Stones

15
7 8
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Billy Joel

16
0 1
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EnesKara added Nirvana

17
5 7
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Elliott Smith

18
2 4
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Clark Benson added Rancid

19
1 3
Mad Season Wake Up is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Rock Songs About Addiction
Aleksandar Markovic added Mad Season

20
3 6
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Alanis Morissette

21
2 5
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Clark Benson added Jane's Addiction

22
3 9
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Natalie Imbruglia

23
1 8
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