Baba O'Riley
The Who
Who's Next
Who's Next
Family Friendly
Released 1971
Genre Classic Rock
Language English
Source Rock Band Track Pack: Classic Rock
Available May 19, 2009 (Pack)
Playable in
Rock Band
Rock Band 2
Rock Band 3
Rock Band Blitz
Lego Rock Band
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Male singer
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Big Rock Ending

Baba O'Riley, by The Who, is a song available as Downloadable Content on Rock Band and Rock Band 2. It is available individually or as part of The Best of The Who: Rock Band Edition Track Pack.

Rock Band uses the Master Track.


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Baba O'Riley (Rock Band2)

Baba O'Riley (Rock Band2)

Baba O'Riley (Rock Band2)

Song HistoryEdit

Originally slated as part of Pete Townshend's "Lifehouse" project, Baba O'Riley was released on the album "Who's Next" when "Lifehouse" was shelved. It is one of the band's most popular songs, even appearing as the theme song in the television program CSI: New York.

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