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Old 05-09-2010, 11:25 AM
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Iron Maiden - Run to the Hills. Enough said.

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To clarify - Run to the Hills isn't my least favorite Maiden song, it wouldn't even make the bottom 15. But the stigma and misrepresentation of Maiden that song provides just makes me want to vomit. I hate that it's the only song 98% of all non-Maiden fans know, I hate that they are under some sort of obligation to play it live all the time, and I just don't like the song much to begin with.
I agree with all of this. That fucking chorus gave it all the radio play when The Number of the Beast would be a much better legacy for Iron Maiden to give to classic rock radio. And yeah, RTTH...just isn't a good song. The riff is bad, the chorus is annoying, it has the most stereotypical "Maiden gallop" ever without being interesting...worst song on NOTB, one of the worst of their Golden Era.

Worst Maiden song though? The Assassin.
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