Best stadium anthem: ‘We Will Rock You’ or ‘Welcome to the Jungle’? | The Tylt
Best stadium anthem: ‘We Will Rock You’ or ‘Welcome to the Jungle’?
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The stadium experience is a staple of any sporting event and music is a major part of that. Sure, the stars of the show are on the field, but there's something magical about uniting with fans who share the same love as you. Whether it's a great pump-up jam or something you can sing to, stadium anthems make attending a game an unforgettable experience. So, the Tylt set up the bracket of brackets to determine what song is with-out-a-doubt the best stadium anthem ever.
From it's humble beginnings on Queen's 'News of the World' album to its eternal place in stadium anthem lore, 'We Will Rock You' will be played as long as there are sporting events. The song's simple beat makes it easy to stomp and clap to, and it's in-your-face lyrics make it perfect to shout to an opposing team. Queen may have recorded the perfect stadium anthem.
There's something about Slash's guitar solo at the beginning of 'Welcome to the Jungle' that is perfect for a stadium environment. The iconic intro builds anticipation when the crowd hears those familiar distorted strings. The buzz culminates into a blast of sound whenlead singer Axl Rose let's the opposing team know exactly where they are: the Jungle, baby.