The best ZZ Top songs: Satriani, Vai, Petrucci, Gilbert and more reveal their favorites

ZZ Top perform live
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Forget the beards, the rotating electric guitars, the slick videos: it's the irresistible sizzle of ZZ Top's music that made them the hottest blues band to come out of Texas.

Everyone has their own favorite Top tune, and here, we've rounded up some of today's biggest guitarists to discover their picks and find out how Billy Gibbons and co impacted their playing.

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