|Song Title||Year Released *||Song Rank|
|Sweet Home Alabama||1979||421|
|Gimme Three Steps||1973||7,279|
|Saturday Night Special||1979||11,473|
|Call Me The Breeze||1982||12,742|
|What's Your Name (Lynyrd Skynyrd song)||1979||18,472|
|I Ain't The One||1973||15,252|
Lynyrd Skynyrd (pronounced / / LEN-ərd-SKIN-ərd) is an American rock band best known for popularizing the southern hard-rock genre during the 1970s. Originally formed in 1964 as My Backyard in Jacksonville, Florida, the band used various names such as The Noble Five and One Percent, before coming up with Lynyrd Skynyrd in 1969. The band rose to worldwide recognition on the basis of its live performances and signature tunes "Sweet Home Alabama" and "Free Bird". At the peak of their success, three members died in an airplane crash in 1977, putting an abrupt end to the band's most popular incarnation.