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.

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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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227 88
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clash1977 added Johnny Cash

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186 84
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Tom Islava added Queen

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215 116
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clash1977 added Eric Clapton, Flashback!

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175 86
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Lynyrd Skynyrd

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145 49
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148 63
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Tom Islava added Bob Marley & The Wailers

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175 85
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The Jimi Hendrix Experience

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126 63
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Lynyrd Skynyrd

10
138 76
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Marty Robbins

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109 75
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113 99
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95 52
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paulyb added Nirvana

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64 50
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Willie Nelson

15
66 39
Fire Your Guns - Ac/dc is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Songs About Guns
urmetaldj666 added

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102 82
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Green Day

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80 59
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Kiss

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64 41
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go_sullivan added The Cranberries

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70 83
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80 65
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Rage Against the Machine

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69 62
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Foster the People

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55 49
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Toby Keith

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45 39
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kingbee63 added Steve Earl

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53 49
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56 58
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Lynyrd Skynyrd