Fleetwood Mac's 50 Greatest Songs

From British blues to California rock, from smooth sunshine to the most haunting breakup epics ever

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46. "Earl Gray"

Guitarist Danny Kirwan was in Fleetwood Mac for only a brief period; he was a Peter Green acolyte brought on when he was just 18 years old. But he left his mark, and you can hear his pastoral blues-rock style on this lovely Kiln House instrumental, a pretty guitar exploration that sounds like it could've been on Wilco's Sky Blue Sky. Decades after Kirwan's drinking and mental-health issues got him fired from the band, Fleetwood proudly displayed his photo in his home in Hawaii. "Danny was wonderful," Fleetwood told Men's Journal in 2014, "but he couldn't handle the life."

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