And it's all according to science!  No, really!

A computer scientist and musician named Dr. Mick Grierson, from Goldsmiths, University of London devised a plan that would use scientific equations to figure out the most iconic rock songs of all time. 

According to the Daily Mail,

He then used analytical software to examine what is that appears to make these tracks iconic, including their key, the number of beats per minute, chord variety, lyrical content, timbrel variety and sonic variance.

Here are the top ten:

1. Smells Like Teen Spirit, Nirvana

2. Imagine, John Lennon

3. One, U2

4. Billie Jean, Michael Jackson

5. Bohemian Rhapsody, Queen

6. Hey Jude, The Beatles

7. Like A Rolling Stone, Bob Dylan

8. I Can’t Get No Satisfaction, Rolling Stones

9. God Save The Queen, Sex Pistols

10. Sweet Child O’Mine, Guns N’ Roses