Lou Reed
Walk on the Wild Side





Release Year: 1972

Rankings:
All-Time
#51 / 1970s #11 / 1972 #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
Blender (USA) - The 1001 Greatest Songs to Download Right Now! (2003) No Order
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) 39
Grammy Hall of Fame Albums and Songs (USA) No Order
Life (USA) - 40 Years of Rock & Roll, 5 Songs for Each Year 1952-91 (Updated 1995) No Order
Michaelangelo Matos (USA) - Top 100 Singles of the 1970s (2001) 101
Pitchfork (USA) - The 200 Best Songs of the 1970s (and Recommended Listening) (2016) 36
Popdose (USA) - 100 (+21) Favorite Singles of the Last 50 Years (2008) 120
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (USA) - 500 Songs That Shaped Rock (1995) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 100 Best Singles of the Last 25 Years (1988) 81
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2004) 221
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (Updated 2010) 223
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
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
TimeOut New York (USA) - The Best Songs Ever (2016) 37
Treble (USA) - The Top 200 Songs of the 1970s (2012) 76
Ultimate Classic Rock (USA) - Top 100 Classic Rock Songs (2013) 73
Ultimate Classic Rock (USA) - Top 200 '70s Songs (2015) No Order
Woxy.com (USA) - Modern Rock 500 Songs of All Time (combined rank 1989-2009) 40
2FM (Ireland) - Top 100 Singles of All Time (2003) 92
Artrocker (UK) - The 100 Greatest Art Rock Tracks (2010) 32
BBC Radio2 (UK) - Sold on Song, a Celebration of Great Songs and Songwriting No Order
Elspeth Beidas (UK) - 10,000 Things You Need to Know: The Big Book of Lists [100 Songs] (2016) No Order
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 NME's Lifetime (2012) 61
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1970s (2012) 26
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2014) 50
NME (UK) - The Top 100 Singles of All Time (1976) 60
NME (UK) - The Top 100 Singles of All Time (2002) 15
Q (UK) - The 1001 Best Songs Ever (2003) No Order
Q (UK) - The Ultimate Music Collection (2005) No Order
Sounds (UK) - The 100 Best Singles of All Time (1986) 47
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
Berlin Media (Germany) - The 100 Best Singles of All Time (1998) 82
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 700 Best Songs of All Time (2014) 85
Rolling Stone (Germany) - Anniversary Special: 222 Songs (2013) No Order
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Songs of All Time (2004) 127
Zounds (Germany) - The Top 30 Songs of All Time + Top 10 by Decade (1992) 5
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2010 - French Edition) 1-1001
Fréderic Platzer (France) - Le top 100 du pop [Top 100 Pop Songs] (2013) 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
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - 1000 Indispensable Songs (2006) No Order
Rolling Stone (France) - The 100 Best Singles of the Last 25 Years (1988) 13
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) 22
Rocks Musiczine (Spain) - The 100 Best Rock Songs in History (1995) 58
Max (Australia) - The Top 1000 Greatest Songs of All Time (2013) 184
STM Entertainment (Australia) - The 50 Best Songs Ever (2007) 46
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
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
Mauro Ronconi (Italy) - The Best Song from the 200 Best Albums (1998) No Order
Mucchio Selvaggio (Italy) - 17 Critics and Their Top 50 Songs (2002) 99
Rumore (Italy) - Top 300 Songs of All Time (2017) 65
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Songs of the Century (2003) No Order