songs The Best Rock Songs About Dreams  

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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 dreams, and we want you to vote up your favorites. How many good rock dreaming 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 dream in the title or lyrics. Rock songs about dreamers, dreaming, daydreams, or metaphorical dreams are all fair game on this list. Aerosmith’s classic “Dream On” as well as Weezer’s nerd anthem “Only In Dreams” are both on this list. 
 

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

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Dream On is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Rock Songs About Dreams
Dream On Aerosmith

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Day Dream Believer The Monkees

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Enter Sandman Metallica

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In Dreams Roy Orbison

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All I Have to Do Is Dream The Everly Brothers

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Dreams Fleetwood Mac

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I Had Too Much To Dream (Last ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Rock Songs About Dreams

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Dreamer Supertramp

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Esavi added These Dreams Heart

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Dream Police Cheap Trick

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Moonage Daydream David Bowie

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#9 Dream The Plastic Ono Band, John Lennon, The Little Big Horns

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Follow That Dream Elvis Presley

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Dream Operator Talking Heads

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Day Dream The Lovin' Spoonful

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Gemini Dream The Moody Blues

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Rock 'n' Roll Dream is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Rock Songs About Dreams

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The Greatest Guitarists Of All Time

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Rainy Day, Dream Away The Jimi Hendrix Experience

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A Dream Away The Cars

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Esavi added Dreams Van Halen

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Caught in a Dream Alice Cooper

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I Can Dream About You Hall & Oates

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Dripping Dream Sonic Youth

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Dream of Life Patti Smith

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The Unforgettable Dream Golden Earring

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Dream of Mirrors Iron Maiden

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Coda: I Have a Dream King Crimson

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Dreamin' the Dream Fleetwood Mac

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Dream On Nazareth

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Dream is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Rock Songs About Dreams
Dream Golden Earring

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Tomorrow's Dream Black Sabbath

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Dream Deferred Chris Isaak

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Dream Killing Town John Mellencamp

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Dream On Roxette

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Hold on to Your Dream Rick Springfield

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Beautiful Dream is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Rock Songs About Dreams
Beautiful Dream Sheryl Crow

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American Dream Bad Religion

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A Bad Dream Keane

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Mary's Dream Garth Brooks

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Dream Street Rose is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Rock Songs About Dreams
Dream Street Rose Gordon Lightfoot

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