Sunday, April 23, 2017
A Top-20 Song List for Earth Day (And Let's Make Every Day Earth Day)
Way back on April 22, 1970, the first-ever Earth Day was celebrated – something we’re honoring with the Top 20 Earth Day Songs.
Founded by U.S. Senator Gaylord Nelson, Earth Day is acknowledged around the world, especially in schools where students are taught about environmental conservation and what everyone can do to support it.
Of course, students of rock and roll have been schooled in “green” ideology for decades, with prominent classic rock artists expressing their observations on the need to protect the planet we share. Below are some of the best Earth Day Songs.