Procol Harum
A Whiter Shade of Pale





Release Year: 1967

Rankings: All-Time #112 / 1960s #45 / 1967 #9


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 & Kevin Stein (USA) - The 40 Best of the Top 40 Singles by Year (1981) 31
Grammy Hall of Fame Albums and Songs (USA) No Order
Greil Marcus (USA) - STRANDED: "Treasure Island" Singles (1979) No Order
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) 142
Popdose (USA) - 100 (+21) Favorite Singles of the Last 50 Years (2008) 84
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 100 Best Singles of the Last 25 Years (1988) 85
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2004) 57
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (Updated 2010) 57
Steve Sullivan (USA) - Encyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings Volumes 1-4 (2013, 2017) 201-300
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings You Must Hear Before You Die: Songs (2008) No Order
Charlie Gillett (UK) - Sound Of The City: Playlist 1946-1971 (1983) No Order
Dave Thompson (UK) - 1000 Songs that Rock Your World (2011) 458
Mojo (UK) - The 100 Greatest Singles of All Time (1997) 22
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1960s (2012) 19
NME (UK) - The Top 100 Singles of All Time (1976) 47
Paul Roland (UK) - CD Guide to Pop & Rock, 100 Essential Singles (2001) No Order
Sean Egan (USA) - 500 Songs You Need to Hear (2006) No Order
Sean Egan (USA) - The Little Black Book of Music: Key Songs (2007) No Order
Uncut (UK) - 50 Essential Songs from the Summer of Love (2017) No Order
Zig Zag (UK) - Gillett & Frith's Hot 100 Singles (1975) No Order
Nerikes Allehanda (Sweden) - The 50 Best Rock Songs of All Time (1992) 12
3FM (The Netherlands) - 3 voor 12: 312 Essentials (2013) No Order
Pophandboek (Netherlands) - Errit Petersma's Top 20 Singles from the 60s (1970) No Order
Pophandboek (Netherlands) - Henk Bergsma's Top 20 Singles from the 60s (1970) No Order
Berlin Media (Germany) - The 100 Best Singles of All Time (1998) 51
Hartbeat! (Germany) - Top 100 Singles by 15 Critics (1997) 32
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 700 Best Songs of All Time (2014) 455
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Songs of All Time (2004) 99
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
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) 31
Marty Willson-Piper, InDeepMusicArchive.net (Australia) - Song of the Day Selections (approx. 1983-present) No Order
Toby Creswell (Australia) - 1001 Songs (2005) No Order
Toby Creswell (Australia) - Rockwiz Decades: The Greatest Songs of Our Time (2015) No Order
Jam (Italy) - 100 Songs to Understand Rock (2004) 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) 99
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Songs of the Century (2003) No Order