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

    By: Chris B
    • 10. Sober by Tool
      Another classic from the greatest band of all time.
    • 9. When I Come Around by Green Day
      Green Day at there height.
    • 8. Plush by Stone Temple Pilots
      You all know it and love it.
    • 7. Creep by Radiohead
      Radiohead, one of the greatest bands of all time that people love to hate. Though most people dont like them because of there non-POP attitude and non-mainstream sound. This song was one of there best (Only?) "mainstream" songs.
    • 6. Black Hole Sun by Soundgarden
      Another classic from the 90's.
    • 5. Killing In The Name by Rage Against the Machine
      Rage Against the Machine was the voice of Generation X.
    • 4. Heart Shaped Box by Nirvana
      Nirvana was "The" band of the 90's. They sum it all up.
    • 3. Black by Pearl Jam
      Basically the entire album "Ten" could be in this spot.
    • 2. Hurt by Nine Inch Nails
      Enough said.
    • 1. Aenima by Tool
      One of the best bands in the world. There best and latest album of the 90's. Little did we know better was to come in Lateralus of the 2000's.

    Some great bands were born in the 90's including: Rage Against The Machine, Pearl Jam, Nirvana, Smashing Pumpkins, Stone Temple Pilots, Soundgarden, Tool, Radiohead, Green Day, Counting Crows, NIN (well '89), Offspring, and the list goes on. Early 90's eas great for music, It was all down hill after that. Sadly the birth of mayjor sellout Boy Bands and Girl Bands was to come.
    By: carlos
    • 10. Longview by Green Day
    • 9. Two Princes by Spin Doctors
    • 8. All The Small Things by Blink 182
    • 7. The Kids Arent Allright by Offspring
    • 6. One Headlight by Wallflowers
    • 5. Basket Case by Green Day
    • 4. Wonderwall by Oasis
    • 3. You Oughta Know by Alanis Morissette
    • 2. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
    • 1. Dont Look Back In Anger by Oasis

    By: Hedda
    • 10. Chop Suey! by System of a Down
      Because it rawks!
    • 9. Resurrection by Fear Factory
      Fear Factory makes me feel like screaming and kicking and jumping and moshing and this song is beautiful. Burton's voice is wonderful. Also, the song is great! :D
    • 8. Fight to Live by The Bouncing Souls
      This song SO makes me wanna go out and ride my BMX!! Parteeeeey!
    • 7. Train by Lagwagon
      It reminds me of when I first got to know my best friend. I love him so much!!
    • 6. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      I don't even think this one needs a comment..
    • 5. Last Resort by Papa Roach
      It touched my soul. Need I say more?
    • 4. The Impression That I Get by The Mighty Mighty Bosstones
      Aren't they just fabulous? They ruled the stage at Warped tour as well! Ska-punk makes me a happy kitty.
    • 3. All I Want by The Offspring
      One of the first punk rock bands I started to dig. (YES they are punk rock to me!!)
    • 2. Kids of the K-Hole by NOFX
      They got me into punk rock. The 'So Long..' album rawks!
    • 1. Basket Case by Green Day
      Billie Joe and Co. rule, what else is there to say? except that the guys are hot as well :D (yeah yeah shallowness is my friend :P)

    I love so many songs I didn't get a fracture of my favorites in on this list. Too bad really. I just have to say one thing. Punk's NOT dead! And girls, get your asses on the bikes, we're far to few... )Especially in Norway..)
    By: Javier
    • 10. Basket Case by Greenday
    • 9. Oughta know by Alanis Morissette
    • 8. 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins
    • 7. Oblivion by Terrorvision
    • 6. Come As You Are by Nirvana
    • 5. Ridiculous Thoughts by The Cranberries
    • 4. Losing My Religion by REM
    • 3. Wonderwall by Oasis
    • 2. One by U2
    • 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana

    By: Dustin
    • 10. w.y.s.i.w.y.g by Pitchshifter
      What? never heard this song? if there is one thing you do before you die, listen to it. Can't even explain how utterly amazing this song is. But no ones heard it so its number 10
    • 9. Nothing else matters by Metallica
      Very powerful slow metallica song (if there is such a thing). Very deep lyrics, it should be higher on the list but i forgot about it and im not changing it now
    • 8. When I Come Around by Green Day
      Kind of a "semi-ballad". For me it's the highschool anthem
    • 7. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
      Awesome song with great lyrics. about a kid who killed himself in class, or something along those lines.
    • 6. 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins
      Another teenage rebellion song, not as hard or tough as Nirvana but still brings back memories
    • 5. Basket Case by Green Day
      The ultimate punk song, Blink 182 and all them other pop-punk bands are were they are now because of this song
    • 4. Come As You Are by Nirvana
      I like this song better than Smells like teen spirit but it wasnt as influencial
    • 3. Clumsy by Our Lady Peace
      Probably the greatest song ever by a canadian band, Clumsy is a song you can never get sick off
    • 2. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      Well everyone knows this song, it changed rock music as we know it, pure teenager rebellion song
    • 1. Glycerine by Bush
      I know its kinda mellow but the entire song is awesome, no drums just a guitar, a voice and some violins.

    Thanx for reading my top ten
    By: Cliff Crumpton
    • 10. Bittersweet Symphony by The Verve
      So good, Miramax even asked to use it in the Reese Witherspoon, Ryan Philippe flick, Cruel Intentions. This movie and song, complimented each other well in the box office.
    • 9. All For You by Sister Hazel
      Sister Hazel still produces catchy toons, with great sound(Champagne High, Change Your Mind, etc.). One of the most popular bands of the 90's with one of the most popular songs of 90's.
    • 8. Satelite by Dave Matthews Band
      Nope, not Ants Marching, or Crash; I haven't heard guitar like this since, Joe Walsh, Glen Fry, Don Henly, and Bruce Hornsby got together 25 years ago.
    • 7. Peaches by Presidents of the United States
      Million of Peaches=Millions of Dollars. These guys unloaded an arsenal in the mid-90's with, Lump, Kitty, Dune Buggy, and Peaches- far and away their best.
    • 6. Long View by Green Day
      The first of many singles for Billy Joe and the guys, call it beginners luck? It all depends what you think of the rest of thier music. It even features Billy Joes newly born son in the back ground, can anyone top that?
    • 5. The Freshman by The Verve Pipe
      The Freshman lasted longer on the Billboard than any other for the mid 90's....well until 5 or so years later when Celine Dion's Heart went on...and on....
    • 4. What's Up by Four Non Blondes
      So it had a terrible video, and the band wasn't together much longer than the "New Radicals," but this catchy toon had more air play than just about any song for one whole summer, it was deserving.
    • 3. 500 Miles by The Proclaimers
      The Proclaimers, a true one hit wonder, but this is one we will always know, if you like it or not.
    • 2. Everybody Hurts by R.E.M.
      A band with many hits, but this is their best one.
    • 1. Shine by Collective Soul
      From one of the most under-rated bands ever, will always be a classic, the best of the 90's.

    Honorable Mention goes out to these close calls: Black Hole Sun- Sound Garden, Long December- Counting Crows, Sugar Ray- Fly, Knock On Wood- Mighty Mighty Bosstones, and Crazy Game of Poker- Of A Revolution(O.A.R.)
    By: Jesse
    • 10. Spoonman by Soundgarden
    • 9. Green Day by Basketcase
    • 8. One by U2
    • 7. Weezer by Buddy Holly
      Man does this song rock?
    • 6. Pearl Jam by Alive
    • 5. Under the Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers
      More California Rock
    • 4. Santeria by Sublime
      California rock
    • 3. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
    • 2. Enter the Sandman by Metallica
      Metal finally gets profitable.
    • 1. Today by Smashing Pumpkins

    '90's music is summer music
    By: Pedro Da Silva
    • 10. Freshmen by The Verve Pipe
    • 9. Black Balloon by Goo Goo Dolls
    • 8. Santeria by Sublime
    • 7. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
    • 6. Semi-Charmed Life by Third Eye Blind
    • 5. Two Step by Dave Matthews Band
    • 4. Hook by Blues Traveler
    • 3. Shape Of My Heart by Sting
    • 2. Two Points for Honesty by Guster
    • 1. Don't Burn the Pig by Dave Matthews Band

    E-Mail if u got any problems ... this music is the shit cuz its all real ... if u've never heard them well then i feel sorry for u cuz they are all a "must DL" ... dont burn the day away
    By: James Atkins
    • 10. The Bad Touch by Bloodhound Gang
    • 9. Californication by Red Hot Chilli Peppers
    • 8. Set U Free by N-Trance
    • 7. Runaway by The Real McCoy Ft. MC Sar
    • 6. Sweet Child O' Mine by Guns N' Roses
    • 5. Living On My Own by Freddie Mercury
    • 4. Back In My Life by Alice Deejay
    • 3. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
    • 2. The Kids Aren't Alright by The Offspring
    • 1. These Are The Days Of Our Lives by Queen
      Can't be arsed to write comments

    By: Lewis A
    • 10. Heart Shaped Box by Nirvana
      From the album In Utero, my personal favorite song of theirs, the vocals blend well with the music.
    • 9. Sexx Laws by Beck
      I couldnt leave this one out, just a blend of so many different genres, all tightly packed into one song.
    • 8. Standing Outside a Phone Booth........ by Primitive Radio Gods
      I been down hearted baby! A masterpeice.
    • 7. Into The Void by Nine Inch Nails
      This song explores so many different sounds with Reznor sounding austonishing on lead vocals, the video is also worth a peak.
    • 6. One by U2
      This is the groups best release of the 90's (not of all time). But this is a u2 classic!
    • 5. Come As You Are by Nirvana
      This song although not my favorite, is the bands best. Of course Smells like teen Spirit is the one that introduced the to the world, but i think this one is their best.
    • 4. Honey by Moby
      Moby's remixing talents really emerge on this track, which i think is the bands undisputed masterpeice.
    • 3. Intolerance by Tool
      The instrumentals on this song are just amazing. A must see live show!
    • 2. Closer by Nine Inch Nails
      The song is mixed to perfection. The beat and the vocals go so well together. The video also adds alot to the song.
    • 1. Loser by Beck
      When the song came out it kicked ass. And now it still kicks ass. And it is responcible for the emergance of one of the great artists of our time, BECK!

    Thats my list, any comments email em to me at lewis123646@yahoo.com

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