Songs The Best Songs About Anarchy  

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Fight the system man! This list highlights the best songs about anarchy of all time, and we want you to vote for your favorites. Several genres of music are based on the idea of rebelling against the system. Many of the best anarchy songs reference anarchy in their titles and lyrics, but some good songs allude to anarchist types of activities. Everyone from punk rockers to rappers have written top songs about anarchy.

For sure, “Anarchy in the U.K.” by the Sex Pistols has to be one of the best songs ever written about anarchy. The Sex Pistols' hit, “God Save the Queen,” also appears on this list. Against Me! released the song, “I Was a Teenage Anarchist” in 2010 and the Dead Kennedys sang of “Anarchy for Sale” in 1986.

Rage Against the Machine do not consider themselves to be an anarchist band, but many of their songs promote fighting against the powers that be. Their tracks, “Know Your Enemy” and “Killing in the Name” both made this list of the top songs about anarchy.

Do you have a favorite anarchy song? Take a look at this list and vote the best tracks up to the top. Also, please add any good anarchy songs we may have missed.

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Anarchy in the U.K. Sex Pistols

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Killing in the Name Rage Against the Machine

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God Save the Queen Sex Pistols

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B.Y.O.B. System of a Down

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A_H_ added American Idiot Green Day

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F*ck The System System of a Down

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Know Your Enemy Rage Against the Machine

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A_H_ added Minority Green Day

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Anarchy for Sale Dead Kennedys

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Muse - Uprising is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Songs About Anarchy
NerdyGirlErin added Muse - Uprising

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I Believe in Anarchy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Songs About Anarchy
punksnotdead added I Believe in Anarchy The Exploited

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Firestarter The Prodigy

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Captain Anarchy Anti‐Flag

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Cop Killer Body Count

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Anarchy Burger is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Songs About Anarchy
punksnotdead added Anarchy Burger The Vandals

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Wurminator added A Las Barricadas

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Kathy Holt Davies added I Predict a Riot Kaiser Chiefs

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Wurminator added Keine Macht Für Niemand Ton Steine Scherben

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ЖангирАмиров added Mosh Eminem

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HollowGlower added Closer to Free BoDeans

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No gods, no masters is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Songs About Anarchy
Felipe Fujimori added No gods, no masters

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Xavier Larocque added I Am the Virus - Killing Joke

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ЖангирАмиров added Handlebars Flobots

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World Anarchy Kreator

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Skateboard Anarchy is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Songs About Anarchy
punksnotdead added Skateboard Anarchy JFA

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