Sex Pistols
God Save the Queen





Release Year: 1977

Rankings:
All-Time
#26 / 1970s #8 / 1977 #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 (2010) 1-1001
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2015 Update) 1-1001
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) 135
Life (USA) - Dozen Discs That Shook the World (2005) No Order
Michaelangelo Matos (USA) - Top 100 Singles of the 1970s (2001) 3
Pause & Play (USA) - Songs Inducted into a Time Capsule, One Track at Each Week No Order
Pitchfork (USA) - The Pitchfork 500 (2008) No Order
PopMatters (USA) - The 100 Best Songs Since Johnny Rotten Roared (2003) 17
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) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2004) 173
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (Updated 2010) 175
Shredding Paper (USA) - The 50 Greatest Singles Ever (2002) 31
Steve Crawford (USA) - 1,000 Essential Songs from the 1970s (2015) 101
Steve Sullivan (USA) - Encyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings Volumes 1-4 (2013, 2017) 1001-2750
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) - The Top 200 Songs of the 1970s (2012) 169
Woxy.com (USA) - Modern Rock 500 Songs of All Time (combined rank 1989-2009) 24
BBC (UK) - Pop on Trial, Top 50 Songs from the 1970s (2008) No Order
Dave Thompson (UK) - 1000 Songs that Rock Your World (2011) 592
Gary Mulholland (UK) - This Is Uncool: The 500 Best Singles Since Punk Rock (2002) No Order
Guardian (UK) - A history of modern music (2011) No Order
Kerrang! (UK) - 100 Greatest Singles of All Time (2002) 30
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) 20
Mojo (UK) - The 100 Records That Changed the World (2007) 10
Mojo (UK) - The 50 Greatest British Tracks Ever (2006) No Order
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) 14
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1970s (2012) 1
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2014) 27
NME (UK) - The Top 100 Singles of All Time (2002) 52
NME (UK) - The Top 150 Singles of All Time (1987) 18
Q (UK) - 100 Songs That Changed the World (2003) 3
Q (UK) - 50 Greatest British Tracks (2005) 4
Q (UK) - 50 Years of Great British Music, 10 Tracks per Decade (2008) No Order
Q (UK) - The 1001 Best Songs Ever (2003) No Order
Q (UK) - The 50 Most Exciting Tunes Ever (2002) 1
Q (UK) - The Ultimate Music Collection (2005) No Order
Sean O'Hagan, The Observer (UK) - Fifty Years of Pop (2004) No Order
Sounds (UK) - The 100 Best Singles of All Time (1986) 3
The Guardian (UK) - 1000 Songs Everyone Must Hear (2009) No Order
Uncut (UK) - The 100 Greatest Singles from the Post-Punk Era (2001) 6
XFM (UK) - The Top 1000 Songs of All Time (2010) No Order
Panorama (Norway) - The 30 Best Singles of the Year 1970-98 (1999) 1
3FM (The Netherlands) - 3 voor 12: 312 Essentials (2013) No Order
Berlin Media (Germany) - The 100 Best Singles of All Time (1998) 66
Hartbeat! (Germany) - Top 100 Singles by 15 Critics (1997) 32
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 700 Best Songs of All Time (2014) 40
Rock Hard Magazine (Germany) - The 250 Best Metal and Hard Rock Songs of All Time (2011) 101
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Songs of All Time (2004) 143
Spex (Germany) - The Best Singles of the Century (1999) No Order
Zounds (Germany) - The Top 30 Songs of All Time + Top 10 by Decade (1992) 24
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2010 - French Edition) 1-1001
Actuel (France) - 50 chansons qui ont change le monde (1988) 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
El Pais (Spain) - 100 Musicians Choose 100 Songs That Changed Their Lives (2009) 14
Rocks Musiczine (Spain) - The 100 Best Rock Songs in History (1995) 30
Ezio Guaitamacchi (Italy) - Mille canzoni che ci hanno cambiato la vita [1,000 Songs That Changed Our Lives] (2009) No Order
Luca Sofri (Italy) - Playlist: 2978 canzoni di cui non potete fare a meno [2,978 Songs You Can't Live Without] (2008) 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
Rumore (Italy) - Top 300 Songs of All Time (2017) 66
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Songs of the Century (2003) No Order
End of Year Lists
NME (UK) - Singles of the Year 4
Sounds (UK) - Singles of the Year 1