The Animals
The House of the Rising Sun





Release Year: 1964

Rankings:
All-Time
#68 / 1960s #28 / 1964 #4


Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2015 Update) 1-1001
Dave Marsh & Kevin Stein (USA) - The 40 Best of the Top 40 Singles by Year (1981) 11
Dave Marsh (USA) - The 1001 Greatest Singles Ever Made (1989) 91
Gary Pig Gold (Canada) - The 40 Most Influental Records of the 20th Century (1999) No Order
Grammy Hall of Fame Albums and Songs (USA) No Order
Life (USA) - 40 Years of Rock & Roll, 5 Songs for Each Year 1952-91 (Updated 1995) No Order
Nathan Brackett (USA) - Legendary Rock Songs (2011) No Order
Paste Magazine (USA) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1960s (2016) 29
RIAA and NEA (USA) - 365 Songs of the Century (2001) 240
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (USA) - 500 Songs That Shaped Rock (1995) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 100 Best Singles of the Last 25 Years (1988) 75
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2004) 122
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (Updated 2010) 123
Steve Sullivan (USA) - Encyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings Volumes 1-4 (2013, 2017) 21-100
Time-Life (USA) - Rock & Roll: The Stories Behind the Songs (2017) No Order
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings You Must Hear Before You Die: Songs (2008) No Order
Ultimate Classic Rock (USA) - Top 100 Classic Rock Songs (2013) 82
inStash (USA) - Top 100: Greatest Songs (Of All Time) (2010) 17
2FM (Ireland) - Top 100 Singles of All Time (2003) 89
BBC (UK) - Pop on Trial, Top 50 Songs from the 1960s (2008) No Order
Charlie Gillett (UK) - Sound Of The City: Playlist 1946-1971 (1983) No Order
Colin Larkin (UK) - The All-Time Top 100 Singles (2000) 59
Dave Thompson (UK) - 1000 Songs that Rock Your World (2011) 101
Elspeth Beidas (UK) - 10,000 Things You Need to Know: The Big Book of Lists [100 Songs] (2016) No Order
Mojo (UK) - The 100 Greatest Singles of All Time (1997) 58
Mojo (UK) - The 100 Records That Changed the World (2007) 86
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1960s (2012) 62
NME (UK) - The Top 100 Singles of All Time (1976) 76
Paul Roland (UK) - CD Guide to Pop & Rock, 100 Essential Singles (2001) No Order
Q (UK) - The Ultimate Music Collection (2005) No Order
Sean Egan (USA) - 500 Songs You Need to Hear (2006) No Order
Sean Egan (USA) - The Little Black Book of Music: Key Songs (2007) No Order
Vox (UK) - 100 Records That Shook the World (1991) No Order
Zig Zag (UK) - Gillett & Frith's Hot 100 Singles (1975) No Order
Nerikes Allehanda (Sweden) - The 50 Best Rock Songs of All Time (1992) 39
3FM (The Netherlands) - 3 voor 12: 312 Essentials (2013) No Order
Pophandboek (Netherlands) - Errit Petersma's Top 20 Singles from the 60s (1970) No Order
Berlin Media (Germany) - The 100 Best Singles of All Time (1998) 67
Hartbeat! (Germany) - Top 100 Singles by 15 Critics (1997) 225
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Songs of All Time (2004) 200
Fréderic Platzer (France) - Le top 100 du rock [Top 100 Rock Songs] (2013) No Order
Gilles Verlant and Thomas Caussé (France) - 3000 Rock Classics (2009, update 2013) No Order
Hervé Bourhis (France) - Le Petit Livre Rock: The Juke Box Singles 1950-2012 No Order
Jocelyn Manchek (France) - Pop Rock Playlist: 2000 titres pour votre lecteur mp3 [2,000 Songs for Your MP3 Player] (2008) No Order
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - 1000 Necessary Songs (2015) 101-1000
Rolling Stone (France) - The 100 Best Singles of the Last 25 Years (1988) 54
Hipersonica (Spain) - Las 101 mejores canciones de rock de los años 50 y 60 [The 101 Best Rock Songs of the '50s and '60s] (2014) 6
Max (Australia) - The Top 1000 Greatest Songs of All Time (2013) 428
Toby Creswell (Australia) - 1001 Songs (2005) No Order
Toby Creswell (Australia) - Rockwiz Decades: The Greatest Songs of Our Time (2015) No Order
Ezio Guaitamacchi (Italy) - Mille canzoni che ci hanno cambiato la vita [1,000 Songs That Changed Our Lives] (2009) No Order
Jam (Italy) - 100 Songs to Understand Rock (2004) No Order
Massimo Cotto (Italy) - We Will Rock You: 709 Canzoni [709 Songs] (2009) No Order
Mucchio Selvaggio (Italy) - 17 Critics and Their Top 50 Songs (2002) 99
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Songs of the Century (2003) No Order