Patti Smith Group
Because the Night





Release Year: 1978

Rankings:
All-Time
#390 / 1970s #89 / 1978 #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
Bruce Pollock (USA) - The 7,500 Most Important Songs of 1944-2000 (2005) No Order
Dave Marsh & Kevin Stein (USA) - The 40 Best of the Top 40 Singles by Year (1981) 3
Pitchfork (USA) - The 200 Best Songs of the 1970s (and Recommended Listening) (2016) 201
Steve Crawford (USA) - 1,000 Essential Songs from the 1970s (2015) 101
Treble (USA) - The Top 200 Songs of the 1970s (2012) 167
WZLX (USA) - 1,007 Greatest Songs of All Time (2015) 983
Dave Thompson (UK) - 1000 Songs that Rock Your World (2011) 810
Mark Ellingham (USA) - The Rough Guide Book of Playlists: 5,000 Songs You Must Download (2007) No Order
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1970s (2012) 61
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2014) 339
NME (UK) - The Top 150 Singles of All Time (1987) 116
Paul Morley (UK) - Words and Music, 210 Greatest Pop Singles of All Time (2003) No Order
Paul Roland (UK) - CD Guide to Pop & Rock, 100 Essential Singles (2001) No Order
Q (UK) - The 1001 Best Songs Ever (2003) No Order
Sounds (UK) - The 100 Best Singles of All Time (1986) 18
Uncut (UK) - Bruce Springsteen's 40 Greatest Songs (2003) 21
XFM (UK) - The Top 1000 Songs of All Time (2010) No Order
3FM (The Netherlands) - 3 voor 12: 312 Essentials (2013) No Order
Theater van het Sentiment, Radio 2 (NL) - Top 40 Songs by Year 1969-2000 (2013) 29
Eclipsed (Germany) - Top 30 Patti Smith Songs (2014) 2
Süddeutsche Zeitung (Germany) - 1020 Songs 1955-2005 (2005) 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
Rolling Stone (France) - The 100 Best Singles of the Last 25 Years (1988) 62
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The Top 150 Songs from the 20th Century (1998) 45
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) 32
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Songs of the Century (2003) No Order
End of Year Lists
Rolling Stone (USA) - Singles of the Year No Order
NME (UK) - Singles of the Year 22
Record Mirror (UK) - Singles of the Year 1
Sounds (UK) - Singles of the Year 1