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What are your top ten favorite songs from the 90s?

    By: Rich
    • 10. Shimmy Shimmy Ya! by Old Dirty Bastard
      again his whole first CD was just great. And, I could have named any song off of it.
    • 9. Gin And Juice by Snoop Dog
      the whole cd kicked ass
    • 8. Everybody Hurts by REM
      just a good song.
    • 7. One Head Light by Wall Flowers
      great song.
    • 6. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      Endless hours of F-Zero on the Super Nintendo while listening to this song, along with the rest of the CD.
    • 5. Come As You Are by Nirvana
      amazing song nothing more needs to be said.
    • 4. No Rain by Blind Melon
      just a great song. That and the freckled girl in the bumble bee suit was always fun to laugh at.
    • 3. Nothing But a G-Thing by Dre Dre (Snoops first appearance)
      the song just kicks ass
    • 2. Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice
      It was crap but everyone has it in MP3 form, and listens to it under the guise of a joke.
    • 1. Two Princes by Spin Doctors
      Whether you admit or not, everyone liked this song for a bit

    This list is in no order, and basically contains the names of songs I could remember at 6AM. I left a ton off the list, some probably more deserving than the ones that made it. Maybe I will put together a second list at some time.
    By: Sarah
    • 10. All Appologies by Nirvana
      *rest in peace kurt!*
    • 9. I Saw Red by Sublime
      great song...can't even begin to describe it. *you too, rest in peace, bradley!*
    • 8. Oi To The World by No Doubt
      great cover of the vandal's masterpiece.
    • 7. About A Girl (unplugged) by Nirvana
      great acoustics.
    • 6. Optimistic by Radiohead
      beautiful song.
    • 5. All Mixed Up by 311
      some of 311's best work.
    • 4. Everlong by Foo Fighters
      i don't know how you could not love this.
    • 3. Brain Stew by Green Day
      great song for an equally great band.
    • 2. Karma Police by Radiohead
      probably one of the best songs of all time. i could, and do, listen to this everyday and never get sick of it.
    • 1. Anything Off Of The Album Stay What You Are by Saves The Day
      this is from 2001, but i couldn't help myself!!

    long live punk rock!
    By: JJ
    • 10. Wonderwall by Oasis
    • 9. Check Your Head by BuckCherry
      Listen to it everyday for 3 years and still lovin it
    • 8. Freak On A Leash by Korn
    • 7. Time Bomd by Godsmack
      love it
    • 6. Spit It Out by Slipknot
      awsome band
    • 5. Got The Like by Korn
      I love it
    • 4. Voodoo by Godsmack
      it is kinda catchie
    • 3. Lit Up by BuckCherry
      a song about cocaine
    • 2. Lake Of Fire by Nirvana
    • 1. Smell Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana

    came as you were, some Pearl jam and RATM
    By: Richard Bradley
    • 10. Heart-Shaped Box by Nirvana
    • 9. Opus 40 by Mercury Rev
    • 8. Sour Times by Portishead
    • 7. Last Stop: This Town by Eels
    • 6. Steam by Peter Gabriel
    • 5. Tender by Blur
      Albarn and co. reinvented themselves pretty damned successfully at the end of the decade.
    • 4. We Are The Pigs by London Suede
      One of the great moments in '90s Britpop.
    • 3. Every You Every Me by Placebo
      Powerful stuff.
    • 2. Losing My Religion by R.E.M.
      I've heard it a million times and it still gives me chills.
    • 1. Paranoid Android by Radiohead
      This is the quintessential rock song of the '90s. Beautiful, disturbing, epic, and with some of the most fantastic guitar work I've ever heard.

    All in all, a half-decent decade for music.
    By: Leanne
    • 10. Stronger by Britney Spears
    • 9. Who Let The Dogs Out by Baha Men
    • 8. Whole Again by Atommic Kitten
    • 7. Fly On The Wings Of Love by Techno
    • 6. Blue (Da Ba Dee) by Eifel 65
    • 5. Kiss by Vengaboys
    • 4. Kids by Eminem
    • 3. Stan by Eminem
    • 2. What Would You Do by City High
    • 1. Say My Name by Destinys Child

    By: ujmukm
    • 10. All Apolagies by Nirvana
    • 9. Buddy Holly by Weezer
    • 8. What I Got by Sublime
    • 7. No Rain by Blindmellon
    • 6. Black Hole Sun by Sound Garden
    • 5. Heart Shaped Box by Nirvana
    • 4. When I Come Around by Green Day
    • 3. Jermy by Pearl Jam
    • 2. Under The Bridge by Red Hot Chilli Pepers
    • 1. Smeels Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana

    By: Shane Swearingen
    • 10. American Music by Violent Femmes
      And when I'm rich and meet Bob Hope we'll shoot some golf and shoot some dope!
    • 9. Knowlege by Operation Ivy
      I'm not even sure if this came out in the 90's, but it's a kickass song nonetheless
    • 8. Mayonaise by Smashing Pumpkins
      "If god is empty how could he create all this life!?!?!" -Steve Murphy, protesting one Tony Neumann's drunken sp ramblings.
    • 7. Polish by Fugazi
      it's in my eyes...
    • 6. Aenima by Tool
      Hell looks alot like LA
    • 5. Lounge Act by Nirvana
      Cherry flavored antacidic pines of school spirit milk
    • 4. American Jesus by Bad Religion
      Take that you ass-kissing christian-posers!
    • 3. Motorway To Roswell by The Pixies
      Aliens, u-mass, sex, drugs, mutilation, eyeballs, religion, insanity...gotta love those damned pixies...
    • 2. Hurt by Nine Inch Nails
      Feeling depressed IS fun
    • 1. Street Spirit by Radiohead
      it feels epic enough to deserve a number 1 spot and isn't as dry and clich'ed as smells like teen spirit

    i hate all that damn music and hope it just dies....
    By: sun baby
    • 10. Too High For The Super Market by The Uninvited
      anyone who's been stoned at the supermarket knows...
    • 9. In The Arms Of Sleep by Smashing Pumpkins
      one of the most beautiful love songs i've heard since the beaetles.
    • 8. Kody by Matchbox 20
      i was caught between kody and three am, but this one means a little more to me.
    • 7. Brain Stew by Green Day
      great great great song... introduced me to punk.
    • 6. Beer by Reel Big Fish
      great song to sing along to at the top of your lungs with tears running down your face.
    • 5. Tommy The Cat by Primus
      les claypool- need i say more?
    • 4. Yellow Ledbetter by Pearl Jam
      jeremy came out in the eighties. i have no clue about this one.
    • 3. Still Remains by Stone Temple Pilots
      good depressing song for those bored tuesday afternoons when there's nothing to do.
    • 2. Crash by Dave Matthews Band
      might have ben made in 2000... but any dave matthews is great.
    • 1. What I Got by Sublime
      this song needs no words to exlpain why it's number one.

    these were the hardest ten songs for me to chose- i tried to stay away from the recent stuff... most of these songs are the anthem of my high school years, and i listen to most of them fondly... there's ten thousand more i'd like to put up there.
    By: Oren from Israel
    • 10. Plush by Stone Temple Pilots
    • 9. November Rain by G.N.R
    • 8. Losing My Religion by R.E.M
    • 7. Into The Great Wide Open by Top Petty
    • 6. Nothing Else Matters by Mettalica
    • 5. Epic by Faith No More
    • 4. Runaway Train by Soul Asylum
    • 3. Selling The Drama by Live
    • 2. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
    • 1. Sleeping Satellite by Tasmin Archer

    By: Simon
    • 10. Sunday Morning Call by Oasis
      a real hangover song, About recovering from a rough night, about drink and drugs.
    • 9. Acquiesce by Oasis
      B side track to Some Might Say. featuring both and liam and Noel on vocals.
    • 8. Married With Children by Oasis
      Great short song written by Noel Gallagher, chorus comes from his ex girlfriend when he woke up in the middle of the night playing the guitar.
    • 7. Half The World Away by Oasis
      Another B side track, this time off the Whatever single. Theme tune to the great British comedy The Royle Family.
    • 6. D'You Know What I Mean by Oasis
    • 5. Live Forever by Oasis
      Best song off the Definitely Maybe album. Written about and for his mother by Noel Gallagher.
    • 4. Wonderwall by Oasis
      A song written for his ex-wife Meg Matthews by Noel Gallagher. Beautiful.
    • 3. The Masterplan by Oasis
      A B side for Wonderwall. Best song wriiten by Noel Gallagher.
    • 2. Whatever by Oasis
      A message to their father by the Gallagher brothers. Free to do whatever they want.
    • 1. Champagne Supernova by Oasis
      What can I say? The best song in the world by the best band in the world!


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