Best Rock Songs With Prominent Piano/Keyboard

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    I'll list 3 that I think are right at or near the top:

    "Jane" - Jefferson Starship



    "Hold the Line" - Toto



    "Subdivisions" - Rush

     
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    Good grief. I knew I was missing the 4th member of the top 4 in no particular order. Wow.

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    Baba O'Riley
     
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    Good call. That definitely qualifies. In the top 5 expanding quickly to top 10.

     
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    I wouldnt say these are top 10, but I love the organ as the songs progress:

    "Time Of the Season" - Zombies



    "Magic Carpet Ride" - Steppenwolf

     
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    Many songs by Emerson, Lake and Palmer. For example:
     
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    So far I'm going with the first 5 in this thread tbh.
     
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    Riders on the Storm
     
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    #6 for me: "Blinded By the Light" - Manfred Mann (of the top 10 in no particular order):

     
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    That is a good song. The organ grows as the song progresses kind of like Zombies "Time Of the Season."

     
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    Well this thread is really about celebration of piano/keyboard/organ driven rock. Turns out this is some of the best stuff ever.
     
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    That's a beaut. This one might be better known. Exceptional organ/keyboard.



    #7 in no particular order.
     
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    First two songs that came to mind:



     
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    Keyboard...
    Deep Purple- Burn, Highway Star, Hush, Perfect Strangers...etc

    The Doors- Light my Fire, People are Strange, Soul Kitchen, Break on Through...etc

    Zeppelin- No Quarter, In the Light, All of My Love, Trampled Under Foot...etc

    Rush- Subdivisions, Xanadu, The Camera Eye, Witch Hunt...etc

    Ozzy- Mr. Crawley

    Piano...
    Jerry Lee Lewis- Great Balls of Fire
    Lynyrd skynyrd- Tuesdays Gone
    Bob Segar- Old Time Rock n Roll
    Journey- Don't Stop Believin'
    Eagles- Desperado
    David Bowie- Changes
    Neil Young- After the Gold Rush
     
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    Blue Oyster Cult - Nosferatu
    Blue Oyster Cult - Joan Crawford (amazing piano intro)
    The Horrors - Gloves
    Faith No More - RV
     
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    November Rain
    Bohemian Rapsity
    The Final Countdown
    In a godda da vida
     
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    Can't believe I forgot that one. Classic
     
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