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Rock The Best Van Halen Songs of All Time  

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List of the best Van Halen songs, ranked by fans like you. Van Halen was the ultimate party in the '70s and '80s. With Eddie Van Halen reinventing the notion of guitar heroics, David Lee Roth playing the role of lead singer, and eventually Sammy Hagar bringing in his ear for pop hooks, the band was always a soundtrack to a good time (even when they were at each other's throats behind the scenes.)  

This list covers the band's party heydey from Roth era classics like "Unchained" and "Panama" to Hagar's pop hits "When It's Love" and "Right Now." If you feel like we've left one of Eddie's most iconic solos left out or undervalued the Hagar years, redo this list till good times are had by all. Simply click the "Rerank List" button and you can put the songs in whatever order you like.
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Fair Warning

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151 70
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173 84
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171 83
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1984

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140 58
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190 96
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1984

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148 89
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119 69
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Women and Children First

9
119 72
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Women and Children First

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121 65
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Fair Warning

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124 68
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Van Halen

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138 84
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Van Halen II

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109 63
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Van Halen II

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116 64
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Van Halen

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87 43
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146 79
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140 86
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For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge

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144 76
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5150

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101 59
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1984

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90 48
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Van Halen

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86 39
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83 47
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57 21
Running With the Devil is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Van Halen Songs of All Time

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77 39
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Van Halen

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75 41
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Van Halen

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96 57
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RobinGallego added For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge

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62 27
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111 63
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79 44
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For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge

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84 45
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64 31
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Van Halen II

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50 24
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68 42
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Fair Warning

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85 50
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79 49
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RobinGallego added Balance

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66 36
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1984

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65 38
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Van Halen II

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61 38
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Fair Warning

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61 39
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Women and Children First

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77 57
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Diver Down

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63 42
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Women and Children First

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41 19
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OU812

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68 52
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clash1977 added Diver Down

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64 45
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Women and Children First

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31 15
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1984

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52 38
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76 49
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69 55
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60 40
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33 17
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For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge