The Rolling Stones' most iconic song: 'Satisfaction' or 'Start Me Up'? | The Tylt
Mick Jagger is 74 years old, and he's still got the moves. His rock band, the Rolling Stones, is legendary, and has accumulated many hits in the past six decades—including "Honky Tonk Women." But "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction" and "Start Me Up" have both stood the test of time as classics. "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction" has been covered by many artists (including Britney Spears) over the years. "Start Me Up" is often regarded as their most signature anthem. Which song is more iconic? 🎸
The Rolling Stones' most iconic song: 'Satisfaction' or 'Start Me Up'?
"(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction" has not only been widely covered, but the song is one of the band's many hits to top the Billboard Hot 100. The song is regarded as a classic, being voted #2 on Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time" list and has been inducted into the National Recording Registry of the Library of Congress.
Below are some notable lyrics to the smash, per Genius.
🎶I can't get no satisfaction
I can't get no satisfaction
Cause I try and I try and I try and I try
I can't get no, I can't get no🎶
Watch an epic live performance below.
"Start Me Up" led the Rolling Stone's #1 worldwide commercially successful LP "Tattoo You." While the hit didn't go #1 on the Billboard Hot 100, it peaked at #2, and is definitely one of the Stones' most recognizable and intergenerational smash hits.
Below are some significant lyrics to "Start Me Up," also thanks to Genius.
🎶If you start me up
If you start me up I'll never stop
You can start me up
You can start me up I'll never stop🎶
Watch the iconic music video below.