Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy
"Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy
" is a song by British hard rock supergroup Bad Company
. The track was released as the first single from the group's fifth studio album Desolation Angels
. While not the band's highest charting single in America, it is their best selling, having been certified Gold
by the RIAA
. The song would peak at number 13 on the US Billboard Hot 100
in 1979, ultimately climbing to number 54 for the Billboard
Year-End singles chart in that year. Written by vocalist Paul Rodgers
, the song was inspired by a guitar synthesizer
riff he had come up with.
In 2016, Classic Rock Magazine
ranked the song at number nine on their list of Bad Company's 10 best songs.