Songs The Best Rock Songs About Drugs  

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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 drugs, and we want you to vote up your favorites. How many good rock drug 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 drugs in the title or lyrics. This list includes classic rock hits like “White Rabbit” by Jefferson Airplane and “Comfortably Numb” by Pink Floyd. It also includes newer tracks like Wilco’s “Handshake Drugs.” You can add your own music to this list, so feel free to contribute with any new rock songs about doing drugs that aren't already on the poll.

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Pink Floyd

2
94 21
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Jimi Hendrix

3
86 22
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80 19
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Eric Clapton

5
69 17
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Jefferson Airplane

6
56 16
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Guns N' Roses

7
44 12
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47 15
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Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

9
39 13
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Johnny Cash

10
36 13
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Lynyrd Skynyrd

11
36 14
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Black Sabbath

12
29 12
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The Rolling Stones

13
43 28
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The Velvet Underground

14
21 15
Bad is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Rock Songs About Drugs
U2

15
16 11
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Dawarja Ma Haarda added Pixies

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20 16
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Talking Heads

17
31 30
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5 1
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rrodrigodiaz08 added Black Sabbath

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23 22
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Third Eye Blind

20
22 21
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21
5 2
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rrodrigodiaz08 added Lynyrd Skynyrd

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18 19
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Talking Heads

23
4 4
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Dave_7672 added Bob Dylan

24
20 26
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1 2
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Willie1019 added The Byrds

26
1 4
Lake Shore Drive is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Rock Songs About Drugs
cubbieblu added

27
1 4
The Stars that play with Laugh... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Rock Songs About Drugs

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17 26
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8 21
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Big D and the Kids Table

30
7 20
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Violent Femmes

31
6 19
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Victoria Williams

32
6 22
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6 22
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Jimmy Eat World

34
5 21
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3 20
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