GRAMMY Awards Winners & Nominees for Best Rock Song

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Best Rock Song

 

63rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2020)
 
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Stay High

Brittany Howard, songwriter (Brittany Howard)

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Kyoto

Lost In Yesterday

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Shameika

62nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2019)
 
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Gary Clark Jr.

This Land

Gary Clark Jr., songwriter (Gary Clark Jr.)

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History Repeats

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Fear Inoculum

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Give Yourself A Try

Harmony Hall

61st Annual GRAMMY Awards (2018)
 
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GRAMMYs, St. Vincent

Masseduction

Jack Antonoff & Annie Clark, songwriters (St. Vincent)

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Black Smoke Rising

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Jumpsuit

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MANTRA

Rats

60th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2017)
 
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Run

Foo Fighters (Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins, Rami Jaffee, Nate Mendel, Chris Shiflett & Pat Smear), songwriters (Foo Fighters)

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The Stage

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Atlas, Rise!

Blood In The Cut

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Go To War

59th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2016)
 
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Blackstar

David Bowie, songwriter (David Bowie)

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Burn The Witch

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Hardwired

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Heathens

My Name Is Human

58th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2015)
 
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Don't Wanna Fight

Alabama Shakes (Zac Cockrell, Heath Fogg, Brittany Howard & Steve Johnson), songwriters (Alabama Shakes)

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Lydia

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What Kind Of Man

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Ex's & Oh's

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Hold Back The River

57th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2014)
 
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Ain't It Fun

Hayley Williams & Taylor York, songwriters (Paramore)

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Blue Moon

Dan Auerbach
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Fever

Ryan Adams

Gimme Something Good

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Lazaretto

56th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2013)
 
winner
David Grohl, GRAMMYs, Krist Novoselic, GRAMMYs

Cut Me Some Slack

Dave Grohl, Paul McCartney, Krist Novoselic & Pat Smear, songwriters (Paul McCartney, Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic, Pat Smear)

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Panic Station

Gary Clark Jr.

Ain't Messin 'Round

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Doom And Gloom

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God Is Dead?

55th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2012)
 
winner
Dan Auerbach, GRAMMYs, GRAMMYs

Lonely Boy

Dan Auerbach, Brian Burton & Patrick Carney, songwriters (The Black Keys)

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Freedom At 21

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I Will Wait

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Madness

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We Take Care Of Our Own

54th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2011)
 
winner
David Grohl, GRAMMYs, Chris Shiflett, GRAMMYs

Walk

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The Cave

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Down By The Water

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Chris Martin

Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall

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Lotus Flower

53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2010)
 
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Angry World

Neil Young, songwriter (Neil Young)

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Little Lion Man

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Radioactive

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Resistance

Dan Auerbach
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Tighten Up

52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2009)
 
winner
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Use Somebody

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Working On A Dream

Stone Gossard
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The Fixer

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I'll Go Crazy If I Don't Go Crazy Tonight

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21 Guns

51st Annual GRAMMY Awards (2008)
 
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Girls In Their Summer Clothes

Bruce Springsteen, songwriter (Bruce Springsteen)

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House Of Cards

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I Will Possess Your Heart

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Sex On Fire

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Chris Martin

Violet Hill

50th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2007)
 
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Radio Nowhere

Bruce Springsteen, songwriter (Bruce Springsteen)

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It's Not Over

David Grohl
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Chris Shiflett

The Pretender

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Come On

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Icky Thump

49th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2006)
 
winner
GRAMMYs, GRAMMYs, GRAMMYs

Dani California

Flea, John Frusciante, Anthony Kiedis & Chad Smith, songwriters (Red Hot Chili Peppers)

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Chasing Cars

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Lookin' For A Leader

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Someday Baby

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When You Were Young

48th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2005)
 
winner
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City Of Blinding Lights

U2 (Bono, Adam Clayton, Edge & Larry Mullen Jr.), songwriters (U2)

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Devils & Dust

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Chris Martin

Speed Of Sound

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Best Of You

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Beverly Hills

47th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2004)
 
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Vertigo

U2 (Bono, Adam Clayton, The Edge & Larry Mullen, Jr.), songwriters (U2)

nominees

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American Idiot

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Fall To Pieces

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Float On

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Somebody Told Me

46th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2003)
 
winner
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Seven Nation Army

Jack White, songwriter (The White Stripes)

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Calling All Angels

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Disorder In The House

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Someday

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Amy Lee

Bring Me To Life

45th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2002)
 
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The Rising

Bruce Springsteen, songwriter (Bruce Springsteen)

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All My Life

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Hero

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I Stand Alone

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When I'm Gone

44th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2001)
 
winner
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Drops Of Jupiter

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Elevation

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Jaded

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Walk On

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Chris Martin

Yellow

43rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2000)
 
winner
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With Arms Wide Open

Scott Stapp & Mark Tremonti, songwriters (Creed)

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Again (Single)

Rob Thomas

Bent (Track)

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Californication (Track)

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Kryptonite (Track)

42nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1999)
 
winner
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Scar Tissue

Flea, John Frusciante, Anthony Kiedis & Chad Smith, songwriters (Red Hot Chili Peppers)

nominees

Melissa Etheridge

Angels Would Fall (Track)

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Room At The Top (Track)

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Special (Single)

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The Promise (Track)

41st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1998)
 
winner
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Uninvited

Alanis Morissette, songwriter (Alanis Morissette)

nominees

Richard Ashcroft
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Bitter Sweet Symphony (Single)

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Celebrity Skin (Track)

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Closing Time (Track)

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Have A Little Faith In Me (Track)

40th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1997)
 
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One Headlight

Jakob Dylan, songwriter (The Wallflowers)

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Bitch (Single)

Crash Into Me (Track)

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Criminal (Single)

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The Difference (Track)

39th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1996)
 
winner

Give Me One Reason

Tracy Chapman, songwriter (Tracy Chapman)

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Wonderwall (Track)

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6th Avenue Heartache (Track)

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Cry Love (Track)

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Stupid Girl (Track)

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Too Much (Track)

38th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1995)
 
winner
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You Oughta Know

Glen Ballard & Alanis Morissette, songwriters (Alanis Morissette)

nominees

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Dignity (Track)

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Downtown (Single)

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Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me (Single)

Hurt (Track)

37th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1994)
 
winner
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Streets Of Philadelphia

Bruce Springsteen, songwriter (Bruce Springsteen)

nominees

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All Apologies (Track)

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Black Hole Sun (Track)

Melissa Etheridge

Come To My Window (Single)

Melissa Etheridge

I'm The Only One (Single)

36th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1993)
 
winner

Runaway Train

David Pirner, songwriter (Soul Asylum)

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Are You Gonna Go My Way (Single)

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Cryin' (Single)

I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That)

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Livin' On The Edge (Single)

35th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1992)
 
winner
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Layla

Eric Clapton & Jim Gordon, songwriters (Eric Clapton)

nominees

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Smells Like Teen Spirit (Single)

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Digging In The Dirt (Single)

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Human Touch (Single)

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Jeremy (Single)

34th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1991)
 
winner
Sting

Soul Cages

Sting, songwriter (Sting)

nominees

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Been Caught Stealing (Single)

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Can't Stop This Thing We Started

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Enter Sandman

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Learning To Fly (Single)

Silent Lucidity (Single)