The Ronettes
Be My Baby





Release Year: 1963

Rankings:
All-Time
#7 / 1960s #5 / 1963 #1


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
Blender (USA) - Standout Tracks from the 500 CDs You Must Own (2003) No Order
Blender (USA) - The 1001 Greatest Songs to Download Right Now! (2003) No Order
Bruce Pollock (USA) - The 7,500 Most Important Songs of 1944-2000 (2005) No Order
Consequence of Sound (USA) - The 100 Greatest Songs of All Time (2012) 36
Dave Marsh & Kevin Stein (USA) - The 40 Best of the Top 40 Singles by Year (1981) 4
Dave Marsh (USA) - The 1001 Greatest Singles Ever Made (1989) 20
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
NPR (USA) - The 300 Most Important American Records of the 20th Century (1999) No Order
National Recording Preservation Board (USA) - The National Recording Registry No Order
Paste Magazine (USA) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1960s (2016) 11
Pause & Play (USA) - Songs Inducted into a Time Capsule, One Track at Each Week No Order
Pitchfork (USA) - Top 200 Songs of the 60s (2006) 6
RIAA and NEA (USA) - 365 Songs of the Century (2001) 253
Rikky Rooksby (USA) - Inside 100 Classic Rock Tracks (2001) No Order
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (USA) - 500 Songs That Shaped Rock (1995) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - 40 Songs That Changed the World (2007) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - Songs Cited to the 50 Coolest Records of All Time (2002) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 100 Best Singles of the Last 25 Years (1988) 38
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2004) 22
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (Updated 2010) 22
Stephin Merritt (Magnetic Fields) - The Best Recordings from 1900 to 1999 No Order
Steve Sullivan (USA) - Encyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings Volumes 1-4 (2013, 2017) 601-700
Stylus (USA) - Seconds: One Song Essay Every Week No Order
TIME (USA) - The All-Time 100 Songs (2011) No Order
Time-Life (USA) - Rock & Roll: The Stories Behind the Songs (2017) No Order
TimeOut (USA) - 1000 Songs to Change Your Life (2008) No Order
Treble (USA) - Counter-Culture: The Top 100 Songs of the '60s (2016) 61
2FM (Ireland) - Top 100 Singles of All Time (2003) 99
Charlie Gillett (UK) - Sound Of The City: Playlist 1946-1971 (1983) No Order
Elspeth Beidas (UK) - 10,000 Things You Need to Know: The Big Book of Lists [100 Songs] (2016) No Order
Freaky Trigger (UK) - Top 100 Songs of All Time (2005) 17
Mark Ellingham (USA) - The Rough Guide Book of Playlists: 5,000 Songs You Must Download (2007) No Order
Mojo (UK) - The 100 Greatest Singles of All Time (1997) 4
Mojo (UK) - The 100 Greatest Songs of All Time (2000) 22
Mojo (UK) - The 100 Records That Changed the World (2007) 45
Mojo (UK) - The Ultimate Jukebox: 100 Singles You Must Own (2003) 49
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of NME's Lifetime (2012) 12
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1960s (2012) 2
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2014) 9
NME (UK) - The Top 100 Singles of All Time (1976) 33
NME (UK) - The Top 100 Singles of All Time (2002) 33
NME (UK) - The Top 150 Singles of All Time (1987) 114
Paul Morley (UK) - Words and Music, 210 Greatest Pop Singles of All Time (2003) No Order
Q (UK) - The 1001 Best Songs Ever (2003) No Order
Q (UK) - The 1010 Songs You Must Own (2004) No Order
Q (UK) - The Ultimate Music Collection (2005) No Order
Sean Egan (USA) - 500 Songs You Need to Hear (2006) No Order
The Guardian (UK) - 1000 Songs Everyone Must Hear (2009) No Order
Uncut (UK) - 100 Rock and Movie Icons (2005) 62
Helsingin Sanomat (Finland) - 50th Anniversary of Rock (2004) No Order
3FM (The Netherlands) - 3 voor 12: 312 Essentials (2013) No Order
Martijn Stoffer and Roel Bentz van de Berg (The Netherlands) - Atoomjukebox (2009) No Order
Berlin Media (Germany) - The 100 Best Singles of All Time (1998) 7
Hartbeat! (Germany) - Top 100 Singles by 15 Critics (1997) 77
Musikexpress (Germany) - Die 75 Einflussreichsten Platten Aller Zeiten [The 75 Most Influential Records of All Time] (2012) No Order
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 700 Best Songs of All Time (2014) 46
Philipp Holstein, RP Online (Germany) - Top 100 Songs of All Time (2015) 96
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 50 Best Songs of the 1960s (2010) No Order
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Songs of All Time (2004) 43
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The Best Singles of 5 Decades (1997) No Order
Spex (Germany) - The Best Singles of the Century (1999) 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 Indispensable Songs (2006) No Order
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - 1000 Necessary Songs (2015) 101-1000
Rolling Stone (France) - The 100 Best Singles of the Last 25 Years (1988) 28
Volume (France) - 200 Records that Changed the World, 2008 (40 songs) No Order
El Pais (Spain) - 100 Musicians Choose 100 Songs That Changed Their Lives (2009) 92
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The Top 150 Songs from the 20th Century (1998) 47
Marty Willson-Piper, InDeepMusicArchive.net (Australia) - Song of the Day Selections (approx. 1983-present) No Order
Toby Creswell (Australia) - 1001 Songs (2005) No Order
Ezio Guaitamacchi (Italy) - Mille canzoni che ci hanno cambiato la vita [1,000 Songs That Changed Our Lives] (2009) 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) 12
Rumore (Italy) - Top 300 Songs of All Time (2017) 80
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Songs of the Century (2003) No Order
Record Collectors (Japan) - 100 Best US Songs 1954-1966 (2009) 2