Alright, alright. The pretenders have been disposed of, and all top eight seeds advanced to the quarterfinals. Aside from one song, all songs are from 1987 or 1991, and the two songs in the first quarterfinal match-up each represent one of those years: Enter Sandman by Metallica vs. Here I Go Again by Whitesnake. Vote on, my hard rock loving friends.
For Round 1 results, click here. For Round 2 results, click here.
For details on the countdown to the Best Hard Rock Anthem of Our Generation, click here.)
1. Enter Sandman by Metallica (1991)
8. Here I Go Again by Whitesnake (1987)
4. Pour Some Sugar On Me by Def Leppard (1987)
5. November Rain by Guns N' Roses (1991)
3. Livin' On a Prayer by Bon Jovi (1986)
6. Sweet Child O' Mine by Guns N' Roses (1987)
2. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana (1991)
7. Even Flow by Pearl Jam (1991)