Readers' Poll: The 10 Best Rush Songs

See what song managed to top '2112,' 'The Spirit of Radio' and 'Subdivisions'

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6. "Xanadu"

In the classic Orson Welles movie Citizen Kane, the newspaper mogul builds an enormous hilltop house where he hides amid priceless treasures for the final, miserable years of his life. The name of the house was taken from Samuel Taylor Coleridge's 18th century poem "Kubla Khan," which also inspired Neil Peart to write the lyrics for "Xanadu." The song is about an explorer who gains immortality after tracking down the mythical Xanadu, only to discover that living forever pretty much stinks. 

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