Grandmaster Flash and The Furious Five
The Adventures of Grandmaster Flash on the Wheels of Steel





Release Year: 1981

Rankings:
All-Time
#897 / 1980s #133 / 1981 #11


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) 1002
Blender (USA) - Top 500 Songs of the 80s-00s (2005) 188
Bruce Pollock (USA) - The 7,500 Most Important Songs of 1944-2000 (2005) No Order
Dave Marsh (USA) - The 1001 Greatest Singles Ever Made (1989) 179
Ego Trip (USA) - Hip Hop's 40 Greatest Singles by Year 1980-98 (1999) 3
Michaelangelo Matos (USA) - Top 100 Singles of the 1980s (2001) 4
Pitchfork (USA) - The 200 Best Songs of the 1980s (2015) 201
Pitchfork (USA) - The Pitchfork 500 (2008) No Order
QuestLove (USA) - 50 Favorite Songs (2012) 10
San Antonio Express-News (USA) - Rock 'n' roll timeline (2004) No Order
Swellsville, Chuck Eddy (USA) - The 100 Best Singles of the 80s (1990) 88
TimeOut (USA) - 1000 Songs to Change Your Life (2008) No Order
Gary Mulholland (UK) - This Is Uncool: The 500 Best Singles Since Punk Rock (2002) No Order
Muzik (UK) - The 50 Most Influental Records of All Time (2003) No Order
NME (UK) - 40 Records That Captured the Moment 1952-91 (1992) No Order
NME (UK) - The Top 150 Singles of All Time (1987) 31
Sean Egan (USA) - 500 Songs You Need to Hear (2006) No Order
Sean O'Hagan, The Observer (UK) - Fifty Years of Pop (2004) No Order
The Wire (UK) - The 100 Most Important Records Ever Made (1992) No Order
Uncut (UK) - The 100 Greatest Singles from the Post-Punk Era (2001) 18
Vincent Piolet (France) - Birth of French Hip-Hop: Most Significant Songs of the 1980s (2015) 33
End of Year Lists
Village Voice (USA) - Singles of the Year 3
Face (UK) - Singles of the Year No Order
NME (UK) - Singles of the Year 2