500 Greatest Songs of All Time

Rolling Stone's definitive list of the 500 greatest songs of all time.

The Stooges, 'I Wanna Be Your Dog'

445. The Stooges, 'I Wanna Be Your Dog'

Writers: Dave Alexander, Ron Asheton, Scott Asheton, Iggy Pop
Producer: John Cale
Released: August '69, Elektra
Did Not Chart

These groundbreaking Detroit punks tapped into the brutal side of the blues for this primitive classic. They also offer a one-note piano tribute to the Kinks' "You Really Got Me." Over the ultimate bone-crunching three-chord guitar riff, Iggy Pop screams about the agony of teenage hormones the way only Iggy Pop can.

Appears on: The Stooges (Elektra)


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