Who knew that the demos that Dave Grohl recorded in on his own would serve as the spark for what became one of the biggest rock bands in music, but Foo Fighters remain on top of the rock world. With the help of his Foo Fighters bandmates, Grohl has created a string of infectious, yet still hard-rocking hits. So, in their honor, let's rock through the 10 Best Foo Fighters Songs:. If there is a choice for the most melodic, radio-friendly track in the Foo Fighters catalog, 'Learn to Fly' would have to be right up there. The lead single from the band's 'There Is Nothing Left to Lose' album was a critical one for the group, as they were once again in the process of trying to replace a guitarist and working in drummer Taylor Hawkins on an album for the first time. Not so coincidentally, the song itself deals with the struggle for inspiration and "looking for a sign of life. The track introduced Dave Grohl as someone other than the guy who played drums in Nirvana , and guess what? He rocked! With the song, Grohl offers, "This is a call to all my past resignation," which is his way of saying thank you to everyone from who was there for him along the way and announcing his arrival as an artist.
19. Next Year (There Is Nothing Left To Lose, 1999)
20. I'll Stick Around (Foo Fighters, 1995)
When Kurt Cobain 's suicide brought a sudden end to Nirvana in April of , few people imagined that the band's drummer would go on to become one of the most successful rock stars of the next two decades. Most people had never even heard him talk, let alone play guitar and sing. But in the months following Cobain's death Dave Grohl recorded a demo tape under the name Foo Fighters ; later, he recruited Germs guitarist Pat Smear and the rhythm section from Sunny Deal Real Estate and began touring clubs. The project took off in a huge way, and now the Foo Fighters pack far larger venues than Nirvana ever played. With Grohl's new documentary, Sound City , now out, we asked our readers to vote on their 10 favorite Foo Fighters songs. Here are the results. Grohl had been living there for about a year and a half at that point, and he had grown disgusted by the place. To me, it takes a stab at the majority of people who live in Hollywood.
'This Is a Call'
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Greatest Hits is a greatest hits album released by American rock band the Foo Fighters on November 3, Greatest Hits includes a selection of Foo Fighters hit singles. The Colour and the Shape remains the band's biggest selling album in the US. One single " Best of You " is included from the band's biggest worldwide selling album In Your Honor , released in