Best Songs Ever

What’s your favorite song?
Random Song
Please enter a search term (min. 2 chars)
iTunes Charts
ø 4.2 at 37 votes
What’s your rating?

Led Zeppelin

Ten Years Gone

Hard Rock
  • Rock
  • Space
  • Other
  • Blues
  • Hard Rock
song from
  • 1975
  • 2012
  • 1973
  • 1978
  • 1974

“Ten Years Gone” is a song by English rock band Led Zeppelin from their 1975 album Physical Graffiti. Originally intended to be an instrumental piece, Jimmy Page used some 14 guitar tracks to overdub the harmony section. Robert Plant later added lyrics, which are dedicated to an old girlfriend who, ten years earlier, had made him choose either her or his music. Plant explained in an interview in 1975: Some have speculated that this song was a variation of the never-released Led Zeppelin track “Swan Song”, the name they chose for their own record label. This is one of the few Led Zeppelin songs in which it is possible to hear the squeak of John Bonham’s bass drum pedal in the recording studio, the others being “Since I’ve Been Loving You” from 1970’s Led Zeppelin III,... Read on...

Current Rank: ...

Popularity on the Web


Most votes come from United States, Argentina, Spain, Germany, United Kingdom, Turkey, and Mexico.


More songs by Led Zeppelin (See Charts): I’m Gonna Crawl, For Your Life (Reference Mix), That'S The Way, White Summer / Black Mountain Side, Black Mountain Side, Dancing Days, I Can'T Quit You Baby, Trampled Underfoot, Bonzo’s Montreux (Mix Construction In Progress), and Sick Again.

Popular in Hard Rock (See Charts): Sweet Child O' Mine, We Are The Champions, You Shook Me All Night Long, Whole Lotta Love, Won'T Get Fooled Again, Walk This Way, Eye Of The Tiger, Back In Black, You Really Got Me, and Highway To Hell.


Use at most three hashtags in your comment to connect the song with a topic (i.e. #live or #workout). It must contain at least one letter. You can view a toplist for every tag.