Most Popular English Songs of All Time List

Wikilistia has brought the list most popular English songs of all time for the music lovers. We picked most lovable English songs which will nourish your mind and soul. These songs are of various genres and themes. You can enjoy these listed songs whenever and wherever you want.
Music is the way of life and it plays a vital role to swing one’s mood. We have also included some of the vintage English songs in this list like Piano Man, Layla, Freebird and Sympathy for the Devil.
So dear music lovers pick up these songs and share your taste of music with us by voting your favourite songs and also share your views in the comment box.

Most Popular English Songs of All Time List

1. American Pie

American Pie

artist: Don McLean Lyricist: Don McLean Recorded: May 26, 1971 Genre: Folk rock

American Pie: Don McLean

2. Walk this Way

Walk this Way

Artist: Aerosmith Album: Toys in the Attic Released: 1975 Songwriter(s): Steven Tyler; Joe Perry Recorded: January–February 1975

Walk this Way: Aerosmith

3. Crazy Train

Crazy Train

Artist: Ozzy Osbourne Album: Blizzard of Ozz Released: 1980 Recorded: 22 March 1980 Songwriter(s): Bob Daisley; Ozzy Osbourne; Randy Rhoads

Crazy Train: Ozzy Osbourne

4. Good Vibrations

Good Vibrations

Released: October 10, 1966 Genre: Psychedelic rock; art pop; acid rock; psychedelic pop; avant-pop; R&B; Composers: Brian Wilson, Mike Love Lyricists: Brian Wilson, Mike Love, Tony Asher

Good Vibrations: The Beach Boys

5. Let it Be

Let it Be

Artist: The Beatles Album: The Beatles Released: 1968 Nominations: Grammy Award for Record of the Year, Grammy Award for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals Genres: Pop music, Rock

Let it Be: The Beatles

6. Piano Man

Piano Man

Artist: Billy Joel Album: Piano Man Released: 1973 Genre: Rock Awards: Grammy Hall of Fame

Piano Man: Billy Joel

7. A Day in the Life

A Day in the Life

Artist: The Beatles Album: Sgt. Pepper\’s Lonely Hearts Club Band Released: 1967 Genre: Rock

A Day in the Life: The Beatles

8. layla


Artist: Eric Clapton Album: Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs Released: 1970 Genres: Blues rock, Classic Rock Awards: Grammy Hall of Fame, Grammy Award for Best Rock Song

layla: Derek and The Dominos

9. Wont Get Fooled Again

Wont Get Fooled Again

Artist: The Who Album: Who\’s Next Released: 1971 Genre: Classic Rock

Wont Get Fooled Again: The Who

10. Freebird


Artist: Lynyrd Skynyrd Album: (Pronounced \’Lĕh-\’nérd \’Skin-\’nérd) Released: 1973 Recorded: April 3, 1973 Songwriter(s): Allen Collins; Ronnie Van Zant

Freebird: Lynyrd Skynyrd

11. More than a feeling

More than a feeling

Artist: Boston Album: Boston Released: 1976 Genre: Rock Nominations: Juno Award for International Album of the Year

More than a feeling: Boston

12. November Rain

November Rain

Artist: Guns N\’ Roses Album: Appetite for Destruction Released: 1987 Genre: Rock Awards: MTV Video Music Award for Best Cinematography

November Rain: Guns N’ Roses

13. Sympathy For the Devil

Sympathy For the Devil

Artist: The Rolling Stones Album: Beggars Banquet Released: 1968 Genres: Classic Rock, Rock, Pop

Sympathy For the Devil: The Rolling Stones

14. Imagine


Artist: John Lennon Album: Imagine Released: 1971 Genre: Rock

Imagine: John Lennon

15. Hotel California

Hotel California

Artist: Eagles Album: Live At The Summit: Houston, 1976 Released: 1976 Genre: Rock

Hotel California: Eagles

16. Stairway to Heaven

Stairway to Heaven

Artist: Led Zeppelin Movie: The Song Remains the Same Released: 1971 Songwriter(s): Jimmy Page; Robert Plant

Stairway to Heaven: Led Zeppelin

17. Born To Run

Born To Run

Artist: Bruce Springsteen Album: The Wild 1975 (Live) Released: 1975 Genre: Rock Nominations: MTV Video Music Award for Best Stage Performance

Born To Run: Bruce Springsteen

18. Hey Jude

Hey Jude

Artist: The Beatles Album: Hey Jude Released: 1968 Songwriter(s): Lennon–McCartney Recorded: 31 July and 1 August 1968

Hey Jude: The Beatles

19. Like a Rolling Stone

Like a Rolling Stone

Artists: Bob Dylan, Tom Petty Album: Highway 61 Revisited (2010 Mono Version) Released: 1965 Genre: Rock Songwriter(s): Bob Dylan

Like a Rolling Stone: Bob Dylan

20. Bohemian Rhapsody

Bohemian Rhapsody

Artist: Queen Album: A Night at the Opera Released: 1975 Genres: Classic Rock, Rock Awards: Grammy Hall of Fame, Brit Award for British Single, MTV Video Music Award for Best Video from a Film

Bohemian Rhapsody: Queen

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