The Rolling Stones
Sympathy for the Devil





Release Year: 1968

Rankings:
All-Time
#14 / 1960s #9 / 1968 #2


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
Boom 99.7 (USA) - The Top 499 Songs of All Time (2016) 387
Bruce Pollock (USA) - The 7,500 Most Important Songs of 1944-2000 (2005) No Order
Complex (USA) - The 50 Best Rolling Stones Songs (2012) 1
Consequence of Sound (USA) - The 100 Greatest Songs of All Time (2012) 7
Jim Beviglia (USA) - Counting Down The Rolling Stones: Their 100 Finest Songs (and 100 More) (2015) 4
Nathan Brackett (USA) - Legendary Rock Songs (2011) No Order
Paste Magazine (USA) - The 50 Best Rolling Stones Songs (2012) 4
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) 39
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) 32
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (Updated 2010) 32
Rolling Stone (USA) - The Rolling Stones: Their 100 Greatest Songs (2013) 3
Steve Sullivan (USA) - Encyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings Volumes 1-4 (2013, 2017) 201-300
Tim Morse (USA) - The Stories Behind the Greatest Songs of All Time (1998) No Order
Time-Life (USA) - Rock & Roll: The Stories Behind the Songs (2017) No Order
Ultimate Classic Rock (USA) - Top 100 Rolling Stones Songs (2013) 2
VH1 (USA) - The 100 Greatest Songs of All Time (2000) 26
WZLX (USA) - 1,007 Greatest Songs of All Time (2015) 27
inStash (USA) - Top 100: Greatest Songs (Of All Time) (2010) 30
Dave Thompson (UK) - 1000 Songs that Rock Your World (2011) 33
Mark Ellingham (USA) - The Rough Guide Book of Playlists: 5,000 Songs You Must Download (2007) No Order
Mojo (UK) - The 100 Records That Changed the World (2007) 48
NME (UK) - NME Rock Years, Single of the Year 1963-99 (2000) No Order
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of NME's Lifetime (2012) 11
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1960s (2012) 7
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2014) 227
Neil McCormick, The Telegraph (UK) - The 100 Greatest Songs of All Time (2009) 12
Neil McCormick, The Telegraph (UK) - The 100 Greatest Songs of All Time (2015) 12
Q (UK) - 100 Songs That Changed the World (2003) 61
Q (UK) - 50 Greatest British Tracks (2005) 9
Q (UK) - The 10 Most Perfect Songs Ever (2007) 4
Q (UK) - The 1001 Best Songs Ever (2003) No Order
Sean Egan (USA) - 500 Songs You Need to Hear (2006) No Order
Uncut (UK) - The Rolling Stones' 40 Best Songs (2002) 3
XFM (UK) - The Top 1000 Songs of All Time (2010) No Order
3FM (The Netherlands) - 3 voor 12: 312 Essentials (2013) No Order
Eclipsed (Germany) - Top 30 Rolling Stones Songs (2013) 4
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 50 Best Rolling Stones Songs (2013) 6
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 700 Best Songs of All Time (2014) 276
Neon (Germany) - Die 222 besten Songs aller Zeiten [The 222 Best Songs of All Time] (2008) No Order
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Songs of All Time (2004) 22
Rolling Stone (Germany) - Top 100 Songs by The Rolling Stones (2005) 21
Zounds (Germany) - The Top 30 Songs of All Time + Top 10 by Decade (1992) 22
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
Jocelyn Manchek (France) - Pop Rock Playlist: 2000 titres pour votre lecteur mp3 [2,000 Songs for Your MP3 Player] (2008) No Order
Carlo Herrera and Jose Luis Salas (Spain) - Alimenta Tus Oidos: 70 Playlists (2015) 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) 20
Rocks Musiczine (Spain) - The 100 Best Rock Songs in History (1995) 4
Rolling Stone (Spain) - The 50 Best Rolling Stones Songs (2012) 7
Peter Holmes, The Sun-Herald (Australia) - 100 Best Songs of All Time (2003) 8
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
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) 4
Rumore (Italy) - Top 300 Songs of All Time (2017) 7
Roadie Crew (Brazil) - 200 Real Hymns of Heavy Metal and Classic Rock You Must Hear Before You Die (2011) No Order