Weapons The Best Songs About Guns  

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List Rules Songs with "gun" in the title are fair game, but this list focuses mainly on songs about guns as a subject.

Lock and load, because you've stumbled onto a list of gun songs. This is a ranked list of all songs about guns, as voted on by music fans like you. A bunch of these tracks are pro-gun songs, while others were written in opposition of gun violence. Some of the songs included below may have the words "guns" or "weapon" in the lyrics or title, while others are only about guns as a subject. Various firearms are sung about on these songs, including pistols, shotguns, rifles, machine guns, and more.

Music isn't typically categorized by the meaning of the words, so this music list is a great way to find some solid tracks that are thematically similar. Vote for the weapons songs that you enjoy the most, and downvote ones if you think they're not worthy of being high on the list. If one of your top songs is missing, add it to the list so others can vote for it too. Many genres of music are featured below, including rock, pop, folk, metal, and more. This list features items like “Ten Cent Pistol”, “Bullet the Blue Sky”, and many more.
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Aerosmith
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196 91
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Tom Islava added Queen
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220 118
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clash1977 added Eric Clapton, Flashback!
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231 92
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clash1977 added Johnny Cash
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177 89
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Lynyrd Skynyrd
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148 53
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153 65
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Tom Islava added Bob Marley & The Wailers
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177 87
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The Jimi Hendrix Experience
9
144 78
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Marty Robbins
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126 65
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Lynyrd Skynyrd
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119 101
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112 77
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101 54
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paulyb added Nirvana
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65 52
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Willie Nelson
15
68 41
Fire Your Guns - Ac/dc is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Songs About Guns
urmetaldj666 added
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107 86
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Green Day
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67 44
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go_sullivan added The Cranberries
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71 85
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80 61
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Kiss
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81 67
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Rage Against the Machine
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76 64
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Foster the People
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57 50
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Toby Keith
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54 51
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45 41
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kingbee63 added Steve Earl
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57 60
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Lynyrd Skynyrd