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
98 23
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Jimi Hendrix

3
86 21
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Eric Clapton

4
89 23
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72 18
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Jefferson Airplane

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61 18
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Guns N' Roses

7
47 13
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48 18
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Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

9
41 15
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Johnny Cash

10
39 15
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Black Sabbath

11
38 15
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Lynyrd Skynyrd

12
31 14
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The Rolling Stones

13
46 30
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The Velvet Underground

14
24 18
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Talking Heads

15
35 32
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7 1
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rrodrigodiaz08 added Black Sabbath

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16 13
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Dawarja Ma Haarda added Pixies

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21 20
Bad is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Rock Songs About Drugs
U2

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24 24
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Third Eye Blind

20
22 22
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6 3
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rrodrigodiaz08 added Lynyrd Skynyrd

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19 20
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Talking Heads

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4 4
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Dave_7672 added Bob Dylan

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20 28
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1 3
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Willie1019 added The Byrds

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0 2
Feel Good Hit Of The Summer is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Rock Songs About Drugs
Simon Wolff added

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2 5
The Stars that play with Laugh... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Rock Songs About Drugs

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18 28
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1 5
Lake Shore Drive is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Rock Songs About Drugs
cubbieblu added

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7 21
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Violent Femmes

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8 23
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Big D and the Kids Table

32
6 20
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Victoria Williams

33
6 22
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Jimmy Eat World

34
6 23
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5 22
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3 20
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