And the Rock 1000 winner is....

AC/DC - Thunderstruck winning The Rock 1000 - how about that?

They're coming to NZ later this year, and by the looks of it a LOT of you are excited about that. So congratulations to our favourite rockers from across the ditch for taking out the top spot in the 2015 Rock 1000 countdown!

If you missed the countdown, or just want to relive it again, every song in the Rock 1000 is listed below - and you can even click on each song to watch it's music video. 

And well done to Paddy Eller. For voting in this year's world famous Rock 1000, he scored himself $10,000 to spend on a trip around the world! Join us in congratulating the lucky bugger...

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# Song Artist Rank in 2014 Album Year
1 Thunderstruck AC/DC 17 The Razor's Edge 1990
2 Free Bird Lynyrd Skynyrd 4 Lynyrd Skynyrd 1973
3 Smells Like Teen Spirit Nirvana 14 Nevermind 1991
4 Killing In The Name Rage Against The Machine 7 Rage Against the Machine 1992
5 One Metallica 5 …and Justice for All 1988
6 Everlong Foo Fighters 12 The Colour and the Shape 1997
7 Sober Tool 8 Undertow 1993
8 Home Again Shihad 31 Shihad (Fish Album) 1996
9 November Rain Guns 'N' Roses 3 Use Your Illusion I 1991
10 All My Life Foo Fighters 20 One By One 2002
11 Enter Sandman Metallica 36 Metallica (Black Album) 1991
12 Back 'n' Black AC/DC 9 Back n Black 1980
13 Stinkfist Tool 1 Aenima 1996
14 Stairway to Heaven Led Zeppelin 18 Led Zeppelin IV 1971
15 Little Pills Devilskin 2 We Rise 2014
16 Sweet Child 'O Mine Guns 'N' Roses 25 Appetite for Destruction 1987
17 Master of Puppets Metallica 15 Master Of Puppets 1986
18 Gimmie Shelter Rolling Stones 23 Let it Bleed 1969
19 The General Electric Shihad 11 The General Electric 1999
20 Bohemian Rhapsody Queen 13 A Night at the Opera 1975
21 Black Pearl Jam 6 Ten 1991
22 Lydia Highly Suspect Debut Mister Asylum 2015
23 Nothing Else Matters Metallica 33 Metallica (Black Album) 1991
24 Ramble On Led Zeppelin 54 Led Zeppelin II 1969
25 Forty Six and Two Tool 41 Aenima 1996
26 Daughter Pearl Jam 46 vs. 1993
27 Cochise Audioslave 32 Audioslave 2002
28 Betterman Pearl Jam 22 Vitolagy 1994
29 The Beautiful People Marilyn Manson 34 Antichrist Superstar 1996
30 Paradise City Guns 'N' Roses 28 Appetite for Desctruction 1987
31 Under The Bridge Red Hot Chili Peppers 43 Blood Sugar Sex Magik 1991
32 Bullet With Butterfly Wings Smashing Pumpkins 51 Mellon Collie and the Infinate Sadness 1995
33 Unforgiven, The Metallica 74 Metallica (Black Album) 1991
34 My Hero Foo Fighters 77 The Colour and the Shape 1997
35 Ten Tonne Skeleton Royal Blood Debut Royal Blood 2014
36 Monkey Wrench Foo Fighters 95 The Colour and the Shape 1997
37 Welcome to the Jungle Guns 'N' Roses 81 Appetite for Desctruction 1987
38 Hells Bells AC/DC 55 Back 'n' Black 1980
39 Nil By Mouth Blindspott 10 Blindspott 2001
40 We Will Rock You Queen 61 News of the Wolrd 1977
41 Learn To Fly Foo Fighters 90 There Is Nothing Left To Lose 1999
42 Spoonman Soundgarden 140 Superunknown 1994
43 Chop Suey System of a Down 109 Toxicity 2001
44 Breakout Foo Fighters 189 There Is Nothing Left To Lose 1999
45 Change (In the house of Flies) Deftones 194 White Pony 2000
46 Like A Stone Audioslave 106 Audioslave 2002
47 Black Betty Spiderbait 219 Tonight Alright 2004
48 Come As You Are Nirvana 110 Nevermind 1991
49 Something From Nothing Foo Fighters Debut Sonic Highways 2014
50 War Pigs Black Sabbath 21 Paranoid 1970
51 Alive Pearl Jam 39 Ten 1991
52 Hey Man Nice Shot Filter 253 Short Bus 1995
53 Unforgiven II, The Metallica 112 Re-Load 1997
54 Show Me How To Live Audioslave 116 Audioslave 2002
55 Reapers Muse Debut Drones 2015
56 Smoke on the Water Deep Purple 207 Machine Head 1972
57 Untravelled Road Thousand Foot Krutch Debut Oxygen: Inhale 2014
58 In Bloom Nirvana 40 Nevermind 1991
59 No More Tears Ozzy Osbourne 292 No More Tears 1991
60 Fuel Metallica 154 Re-Load 1997
61 Phlex Blindspott 108 Blindspott 2001
62 My Minds Sedate Shihad 117 The General Electric 1999
63 Estranged Guns 'N' Roses 164 Use Your Illusion II 1991
64 The Pretender Foo Fighters 102 Echoes, Silence, Patience and Grace 2007
65 The Pot Tool 62 10,000 Days 2006
66 Comfortably Numb Pink Floyd 50 The Wall 1979
67 Suck My Kiss Red Hot Chili Peppers 93 Blood Sugar Sex Magik 1991
68 Epic Faith No More 126 The Real Thing 1989
69 Little Monster Royal Blood 99 Royal Blood 2014
70 Whole Lotta Love Led Zeppelin 38 Led Zeppelin II 1970
71 Down With The Sickness Disturbed 26 The Sickness 2000
72 Heart Shaped Box Nirvana 131 In Utero 1993
73 Third Day Of A Seven Day Binge Marilyn Manson Debut The Pale Emperor 2015
74 Black Hole Sun Soundgarden 245 Superunknown 1994
75 Paranoid Black Sabbath 284 Paranoid 1970
76 Brothers in Arms Dire Straits 27 Brothers in Arms 1985
77 Ace Of Spades Motorhead 70 Ace of Spades 1980
78 Summer of 69 Bryan Adams 400 Reckless 1984
79 Number of the Beast Iron Maiden 137 Number of the Beast 1982
80 We Are The Champions Queen 384 News of the Wolrd 1977
81 Champagne Supernova Oasis 291 (What's the Story) Morning Glory? 1995
82 Fade to Black Metallica 16 Ride the Lightning 1984
83 Living on A Prayer Bon Jovi 118 Slippery When Wet 1986
84 Last Resort Papa Roach 324 Infest 2000
85 About a Girl Nirvana 114 MTV Unplugged 1994
86 Lightning Crashes Live 361 Throwing Copper 1994
87 Anema Tool 24 Aenima 1996
88 Another Brick In The Wall Pink Floyd 221 The Wall 1979
89 The Dolphins Cry Live 158 Distance To Hear 1999
90 Fight for your Right to Party The Beastie Boys 301 Licensed to Ill 1986
91 My Friends Red Hot Chili Peppers 124 One Hot Minute 1995
92 Walk Pantera 336 Vulgar Display of Power 1992
93 Bulls on Parade Rage Against The Machine 525 Evil Empire 1996
94 Mama I'm Coming Home Ozzy Osbourne 174 No More Tears 1991
95 On a Plain Nirvana Re-Entry Nevermind 1991
96 Cemetery Gates Pantera 134 Cowboys From Hell 1990
97 The Day I Tried to Live Soundgarden 407 Superunknown 1994
98 Zero Smashing Pumpkins 82 Mellon Collie and the Infinate Sadness 1995
99 Highway To Hell AC/DC 30 Highway To Hell 1979
100 Freak On A Leash Korn 146 Follow the Leader 1998

Looking for the rest of the songs?

We've split them into 100 song blocks so that it doesn't take ages to load.
Click the links below to see the rest of the Rock 1000 songs.

#1 - #100 #101 - #200 #201 - #300 #301 - #400 #401 - #500 #501 - #600 #601 - #700 #701 - #800 #801 - #900 #901 - #1000