The 10 Greatest Led Zeppelin Songs

8 ) “Kashmir” (1975)

The group members of Led Zeppelin consider “Kashmir” to be one of their finest achievements. The arrangement is complex using multiple time signatures and features strings and horns in addition to the rock instrumentation. Robert Plant was inspired to write the lyrics after a trip to southern Morocco. The only musical reference to the Kashmir region straddling India and Pakistan is the Eastern-influenced tuning of Jimmy Page’s guitar. Rock critics strongly praised “Kashmir” as one of Led Zeppelin’s best creations and the best track from the #1 hit album “Physical Graffiti.”

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