THE ATLANTIC asked this question in the June issue and got answers from celebrities that included
WE SHALL OVERCOME, RESPECT, ST. LOUIS BLUES, LIKE A ROLLING STONE, WEST END BLUES, HEARTBREAK HOTEL, WALK THIS WAY, SMELLS LIKE TEEN SPIRITS, DREAMS, AFRICA, AMAZING GRACE and SURFIN' BIRD.
Now I guess your choice depends on how you read the question. Do they mean influential in music, influential in culture, religion, in the U.S? What?
I think a case can be made for this...
and for this...
and for this
What about you? What song do you see as the most or at least very influential?
"THE ENEMY ADVANCES" is in the latest issue of ALL DUE RESPECT. Thanks!