Rocks Off (track) by The Rolling Stones
Rocks Off appears on the following album(s) by The Rolling Stones:
- Exile On Main St. (track #1) (this album) (1972)
- Live Licks (track #14) (2004)
- GRRR! (track #30) (compilation) (2012)
- Voodoo Lounge Uncut (track #5) (2018)
- Honk (track #3) (compilation) (2019)
Listen to Rocks Off on YouTube
Rocks Off ratings
av = trimmed mean average rating an item has currently received.
n = number of ratings an item has currently received.
m = minimum number of ratings required for an item to appear in a 'top-rated' chart (currently 10).
AV = the site mean average rating.
Showing latest 5 ratings for this track. | Show all 501 ratings for this track.
|Rating||Date updated||Member||Track ratings||Avg. track rating|
|26 hours ago||FlapJackJoey||950||84/100|
Outliers can be removed when calculating a mean average to dampen the effects of ratings outside the normal distribution. This figure is provided as the trimmed mean. A high standard deviation can be legitimate, but can sometimes indicate 'gaming' is occurring. Consider a simplified example* of an item receiving ratings of 100, 50, & 0. The mean average rating would be 50. However, ratings of 55, 50 & 45 could also result in the same average. The second average might be more trusted because there is more consensus around a particular rating (a lower deviation).
(*In practice, some tracks can have several thousand ratings)
This track is rated in the top 1% of all tracks on BestEverAlbums.com. This track has a Bayesian average rating of 89.9/100, a mean average of 89.6/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 90.2/100. The standard deviation for this track is 11.0.
Rocks Off favourites
Showing latest 20 members who have added this track as a favourite | Show all 44 members
Rocks Off comments
Showing latest 10 comments | Show all 11 comments |
Most Helpful First | Newest First | Maximum Rated First | Longest Comments First
(Only showing comments with -2 votes or higher. You can alter this threshold from your profile page. Manage Profile)
My favorite Rolling Stones song
One of the best album-openers in the history of music. A real kick-in-the-balls way to kick off the best album of the 70s.
One of the Stones's most underrated songs, the riff is perfect and it's a powerful hard rock classic.
Probably the second best opening track in the whole of the Rolling Stones cannon(after Sympathy for the devil). It's a rollicking good track that leaves the listener utterly breathless. A brilliant start to a brilliant album.
Best Rolling Stones Music
This is really one of the Stones greatest achievements. Everything from the smile-inducing lyrics ("The sunshine scares the daylights out of me") to the bellowing brass parts, this song is one of their finest moments as a band and (in my opinion) the finest on the album.
Good beginnin. I'm still trying to understand the Stones.
Just an excellent song. Perfect way to kick off the album.
Your feedback for Rocks Off
A lot of hard work happens in the background to keep BEA running, and it's especially difficult to do this when we can't pay our hosting fees :(
We work very hard to ensure our site is as fast (and FREE!) as possible, and we respect your privacy.