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

    By: Eric
    • 10. Don't Speak by No Doubt
      Defenitely one of the greats of the late 90's and a far better style by "No Doubt."
    • 9. Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice
      A song that everyone knows......
    • 8. Earth Song by Michael Jackson
      One of the best Michael Jackson songs ever written.
    • 7. Torn by Natalie Imbruglia
      One of the best songs to come out of Australia.
    • 6. Everybody Hurts by REM
      They always play this song in sad parts.....by far one of the most played somgs from the 90's.
    • 5. The Macarena by Some Italian Guys(not real name)
      EVRYONE knows the moves!
    • 4. One Of Us by Joan Osborne
      Despite not liking the song....and being athiest(if that's how you spell it)myself...this is a very famous song.
    • 3. Song #2 by Blur
      The woohoo song...yes...everyone knows it.
    • 2. Tears in Heaven by Eric Clapton
      Very good song!!!
    • 1. You Outta Know by Alanis Morissette
      Undenyably the best song by Alanis and the best from the 90's.

    By: Steph
    • 10. I Want You by Savage Garden
    • 9. Jump by Kriss Kross
    • 8. Nookie by Limp Bizkit
    • 7. Baby One More Time by Britney Spears
    • 6. I Want You Back by Nsync
    • 5. Just A Girl by No Doubt
    • 4. Buddy Holly by Weezer
    • 3. Brick by Ben Folds Five
    • 2. When I Come Around by Green Day
      this song kicks some major ass too
    • 1. All The Small Things by Blink 182
      this song kicks some major ass

    By: Seraphim
    • 10. Break by Prefix
      these guys are unknown now, but they're ganna be big. REAL BIG!
    • 9. Think Fast by Crazy Town
      just how the music meshes with the lyrics is simply awsome
    • 8. Fat Cop by Regurgitator
      damn funny song, 1337 bass too
    • 7. Freak by Silverchair
      i dunno about these boys, they've gone a bit weird now, but when it came out, freakshown owned all!
    • 6. Vietnow by Rage Against The Machine
      i loved ratm, particularly this song, they told it how it is, and zac's voice was really unique, too bad they're gone too...
    • 5. Diluted by SlipKnot
      one krazy band, with a knack for killer lyrics
    • 4. A.D.I.D.A.S. by KoRn
      theres somthing special about KoRn, i just dunno wat, a.d.i.d.a.s. made me laugh for like 1/2 hr the first time i heard it
    • 3. Du Hast by Rammstein
      rammstien make excellent music, it doesn't even matter i can't understand it
    • 2. The Everlasting Gaze by Smashing Pumpkins
      wat can i say?? smashing pumpkins ownz!! shame they broke up, a really shame for the rest of the world :'(
    • 1. The Beautiful People by Marilyn Manson
      one of the best songs ever made, killer riffs and a awsome video clip

    By: Bonny
    • 10. And I Wonder by The Slackers
      Just Awesome...
    • 9. Heart-Shaped Box by Nirvana
      What is there to say?
    • 8. No One Else by Weezer
      My girls got eyeballs in the back of her head...
    • 7. Where would I be? by Cake
      Way cool.
    • 6. One by U2
      Great song.
    • 5. Jimmy Eat World by Sweetness
    • 4. Where is my mind? by The Pixies
      Awesome, awesome, awesome.
    • 3. Final Slowdance by MxPx
      Love it.
    • 2. Everlong by Foo Fighters
      I dream of this song.
    • 1. Only in Dreams by Weezer
      A classic.

    By: Bri
    • 10. My Own Worst Enemy by Lit
      This is a cool song.
    • 9. Mo' Money, Mo' Problems by Biggie Smalls
      It's a phat song.
    • 8. Summer Girls by Lfo
      Lfo is the best, and they madd cute.
    • 7. Gangsta's Paradise by Coolio
      Old School all the way!
    • 6. Name by The Goo-Goo Dolls
      Goo-Goo Dolls are a phat band.
    • 5. What it's Like by Everlast
      He sounds like he raps which rules.
    • 4. Good Ridence(Time of Your Life) by Greenday
      Greenday rules.
    • 3. Everything's Gonna be Alright by Sweetbox
      This song is so sad.
    • 2. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      This is a phat song. Nirvana is one of the only bands my mom, and I agree on.
    • 1. Life Goes On by Tupac
      This is one of the best songs by Tupac. And it's my favorite song.

    By: Justin Hayes
    • 10. Nirvana by In Bloom
      I could name 100 more songs by these guy's they did it for me!!
    • 9. Soundgarden by Blow Up the Outside World
      Cornell's voice is so kick ass!!
    • 8. Alice In Chains by Man In The Box
      ahhh.....the 90's grunge sound!
    • 7. Nirvana by The Man Who Sold The World
      Kurt did a kickin job covering this song originally written by David Bowie
    • 6. Red Hot Chilli Peppers by Under the Bridge
      The poem/song is very melodic and a great one to play over and over
    • 5. Korn by Divine
      Another great spirit kicker
    • 4. Pantera by Five Minutes Alone
      Come on! It's the classic moshpit song
    • 3. Soundgarden by The Day I Tried To Live
      Great lyrics...suicide has come into play in many peoples lives
    • 2. Stone Temple Pilots by Plush
      Everytime I hear this song I think of fresh/soph year in high school...the pilots are great!!
    • 1. Alice In Chains by Rooster
      The Vietnam War had a great effect on Jerry Cantrell and his dad....listen to the lyrics...the rooster is Jerry's father....I LOVE THIS TUNE!

    These songs are in no particular order....
    By: Steven
    • 10. You Ought know by Alanis Morisette
    • 9. All Apologies by Nirvana
    • 8. No Rain by Blind Melon
    • 7. Wrong Way by Sublime
    • 6. Shine by Collective Soul
    • 5. Caribou by The Pixies
    • 4. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
    • 3. Blackhole Sun by Soundgarden
    • 2. November Rain by Guns N' Roses
    • 1. Lithium by Nirvana
      KURT COBAIN a god

    Music now it sucks it's all commercial and corporate!
    By: Amber
    • 10. Stupid Girl by Garbage
    • 9. Baby Got Back by Sir Mix a lot
    • 8. Gangster's Paradise by Coolio
    • 7. Brain Stew by Green Day
    • 6. Waterfalls by TLC
    • 5. Dammit by Blink 182
    • 4. Beatiful Disaster by 311
    • 3. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
    • 2. I Want It That Way by Backstreet Boys
    • 1. Don't Speak by No Doubt

    By: billy
    • 10. Down In A Hole by Alice in Chains
      don't listen to this song if your depressed, but its a great song
    • 9. Counting blue cars by Dishwalla
      this song is part of the 90's
    • 8. Low by Cracker
      kind of a one hit wonder but awesome
    • 7. December by Collective Soul
      maybe should be higher on the list but there are just to many songs
    • 6. Bullet with Butterfly wings by Smashing Pumpkins
      Awesome song great beat and Billy Coragans awesome lyrics
    • 5. Superman Is Dead by Our Lady Peace
    • 4. Alive by Pearl Jam
      you can't live through the 90's and not like this song
    • 3. Machine head by Bush
      I play it before all my hockey games
    • 2. Polly by Nirvana
      Maybe one of the greatsest bands of the 90's
    • 1. Nothing Else Matters by Metallica
      this is greatest the song of the 90's ,it is full of heart and emotion this song shows a different sid to Metallica

    I wish I had more room for other song there are so many: freak on a leash smells like teen spirt, and enter sandman LONG LIVE THE 90'S
    By: Phillip Ross
    • 10. The Red Strokes by Garth Brooks
      I love the music video for this song, and even though it's a country song and the solo is short, I love the guitar solo in it.Even though the rest of their songs suck, this one is great, our school band played this song in a concert, which was really cool.
    • 9. The Freshman by The Verve Pipe
      Good song. I was a freshman when it came out.
    • 8. Again by Lenny Kravitz
      This also has a great solo in it. I wish I could learn it.
    • 7. Closing Time by Semisonic
      Even though the rest of their songs suck, this one is great, our school band played this song in a concert, which was really cool.
    • 6. The Old Apartment by Barenaked Ladies
      They are an awesome band, and this was the song that they perform best at the concert I went to.
    • 5. Machinehead by Bush
      Awesome 90's alt-rock song. And by who else, Bush.
    • 4. My Hero by Foo Fighters
      Adrenaline rush comes to me every time it starts
    • 3. Bus Driver by Caedmon's Call
      Outstanding lyrics painting a picture in your head, and a great beat.
    • 2. August in Bethany by The Juliana Theory
      This is the song that got me hooked onto the Juliana Theory. I think it's their best song yet.
    • 1. Name by Goo Goo Dolls
      This is a song that will never get old, and it will always get to you whenever you hear it.

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