Booker T. & The MG's
Green Onions





Release Year: 1962

Rankings:
All-Time
#127 / 1960s #50 / 1962 #1


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Dave Marsh & Kevin Stein (USA) - The 40 Best of the Top 40 Singles by Year (1981) 12
Dave Marsh (USA) - The 1001 Greatest Singles Ever Made (1989) 110
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Lou Reed (USA) - 100 Favorite Tracks (2005) No Order
National Recording Preservation Board (USA) - The National Recording Registry No Order
Paste Magazine (USA) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1960s (2016) 75
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (USA) - 500 Songs That Shaped Rock (1995) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2004) 181
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (Updated 2010) 183
Steve Sullivan (USA) - Encyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings Volumes 1-4 (2013, 2017) 401-500
The Blues Foundation (USA) - Hall of Fame Inductees for Single No Order
2FM (Ireland) - Top 100 Singles of All Time (2003) 61
Charlie Gillett (UK) - Sound Of The City: Playlist 1946-1971 (1983) No Order
Colin Larkin (UK) - The All-Time Top 100 Singles (2000) 5
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) 41
Mojo (UK) - The Ultimate Jukebox: 100 Singles You Must Own (2003) 9
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1960s (2012) 79
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2014) 169
NME (UK) - The Top 100 Singles of All Time (1976) 31
NME (UK) - The Top 150 Singles of All Time (1987) 143
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
Sean Egan (USA) - The Little Black Book of Music: Key Songs (2007) No Order
The Wire (UK) - The 100 Most Important Records Ever Made (1992) 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
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
Hartbeat! (Germany) - Top 100 Singles by 15 Critics (1997) 225
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 700 Best Songs of All Time (2014) 381
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Songs of All Time (2004) 253
Spex (Germany) - The Best Singles of the Century (1999) No Order
Süddeutsche Zeitung (Germany) - 1020 Songs 1955-2005 (2005) No Order
Gerard Herzaft (France) - Encyclopedia of the Blues: The Blues Standards (1997) 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
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) 85
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
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Songs of the Century (2003) No Order
Record Collectors (Japan) - 100 Best US Songs 1954-1966 (2009) 42