"Been Away Too Long" is a song by the American rock band Soundgarden, which is featured on their sixth studio album King Animal (2012) as its opening track. It was released as the album's first single. The song is featured in EA SportsNHL 14. The song is also featured in Season 5 of Sons of Anarchy.
Billboard describes "Been Away Too Long" as being "Built around a heavy snarl of a Kim Thayil riff" that "features frontman Chris Cornell bestowing rock fans with more unbridled energy". Music critic Rick Florino referred to the song as "everything rock 'n' roll fans at large have been waiting for."