When the world voted Rage Against the Machine's 'Killing In The Name' the #1 Christmas song

Couldn't have picked a better song...
7 June 2019 1:30PM

Nine years ago, Rage put on one of the best free gigs the world has ever seen

The year was 2009. The people of the UK had enough of pop music, and rebelled by voting Rage Against the Machine's iconic 'Killing In The Name'of as the #1 Christmas song of the year. A little over 6 months later, Rage celebrated by throwing one of the best free gigs ever seen.

Guitarist Tom Morello remembers the night as "his favorite Rage show ever."

Led Zeppelin's Jimmy Page watched the whole thing from side of stage and said:

Relive that epic show with the live video of 'Killing In The Name', 'Testify', & 'Bulls on Parade' below: