What Was 2017's Song of the Year? UCR Fan Choice Awards

We’ve already chosen our Top 20 Songs of 2017 and now it’s time for you to decide. We’ve taken those same songs and we’re asking you to decide: What was your favorite track released by a classic rocker in the last year?

A handful of these tunes touch on, or are directly about, the issues of the day. But for those of you who don’t believe politics belong in music, we have plenty of other options. And we’ve also included the works of some artists who have since passed on, giving you a glimpse into their final thoughts.

You can listen to all of them below before making your decision. Voting for each of the 2017 Ultimate Classic Rock Fan Choice Awards categories ends on Jan. 2, 2018, at 11:59PM ET. As always, the winner will be decided solely by reader’s votes.

Alice Cooper, ‘Fireball’
From: Paranormal


Gregg Allman, ‘My Only True Friend’
From: Southern Blood


Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie, ‘In My World’
From: Lindsey Buckingham/Christine McVie


Elvis Costello, ‘American Tune’
From: Single


David Crosby, ‘She’s Got to Be Somewhere’
From: Sky Trails


Black Country Communion, ‘Sway’


Bob Dylan, ‘I Could Have Told You’
From: Triplicate


Bruce Springsteen and Joe Grushecky, ‘That’s What Makes Us Great’
From: Single


Mick Jagger, ‘England Lost’
From: Single


Motorhead, ‘Heroes’
From: Under Cöver


Randy Newman, ‘The Great Debate’
From: Dark Matter


Robert Plant, ‘New World’
From: Carry Fire


Roadcase Royale, ‘Get Loud’
From: First Things First


Chris Robinson Brotherhood, ‘Blonde Light of Morning’
From: Barefoot in the Head


Todd Rundgren, ‘Wouldn’t You Like to Know’
From: White Knight


Leon Russell, ‘Love This Way’
From: On a Distant Shore


Ringo Starr, ‘We’re on the Road Again’
From: Give More Love


Styx, ‘Hundred Million Miles From Home’
From: The Mission


Roger Waters, ‘Smell the Roses’
From: Is This The Life We Really Want?


Neil Young, ‘Hitchhiker’
From: Hitchhiker

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