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

    By: yow.
    • 10. Who Is It by Michael Jackson
    • 9. Red House Painters by New Jersey
    • 8. Why You Wanna Trip On Me by Michael Jackson
    • 7. Dual Overhead Cam by Starflyer 59
    • 6. Jam by Michael Jackson
      dude.. Kriss Kross was in this video.. all it needs now is michael stipe and an airport.
    • 5. Decora by Yo La Tengo
      U R NOT INDIE!
    • 4. She Drives Me Wild by Michael Jackson
    • 3. Analyze Me by Tricky
      bsb SUX~~~!!@# TRICKY IS REAL MUZAK~!#@
    • 2. Keep It In The Closet by Michael Jackson
    • 1. Good Morning, Captain by Slint
      no one appreciates REAL MUZAK NE MORE!

    By: Alex Hadfield
    • 10. The Theme To Noddy by Noddy
    • 9. Cum On Feel The Noise by Slade
    • 8. Now the Drugs Dont Work by Richard Ashcroft
    • 7. Wonderwall by Oasis
    • 6. Imagine by John Lennon
    • 5. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
    • 4. Why Does It Allways Rain On Me? by Travis
    • 3. Champagne Supernova by Oasis
    • 2. Learn To Fly by Foo Fighters
    • 1. Sad Song by Oasis

    They're all bloody GREAT!!!
    By: connery
    • 10. what's my age again? by blink 182
      i love this song, never get tired of hearing it
    • 9. hitchin' a ride by green day
    • 8. I'm only happy when it rains by garbage
      one of the best songs of the '90's
    • 7. how she died by treble charger
      shows the group's early talent
    • 6. champagne supernova by oasis
    • 5. walking on the sun by smash mouth
      duplicated, but never equalled
    • 4. heart-shaped box by nirvana
    • 3. devil's haircut by beck
    • 2. the new pollution by beck
      funky, groovy, defines categorization
    • 1. big bang baby by stone temple pilots
      1st song by STP that comes to mind

    By: shimon o'hana
    • 10. hold on by wilson phiillips
      the words of the song are so powerful and right!
    • 9. felix by don't you want me?
      the best dance track ever!
    • 8. haddaway by what is love?
      dance and cry
    • 7. snap by rhythm is a dancer
      every time i here it i can't believe hoe time is moving fast- and the rhythm stays
    • 6. martika by love...they will be done
      a magical song....by the way: where is she?
    • 5. enigma by return to innocence
      jusl beautiful...
    • 4. sandra by nights in white satin
      for me it's the best cover in the 90's...sandra sings and cry from the heart the most important words in our life: i love you
    • 3. right beside you by sophie b. hawkins
      think of a lonely beach, and a wide sea
    • 2. stay by shakespear's sister
      a sad love sond that is perfect after a breakup from your lover
    • 1. sadeness by enigma
      the perfect sex song of all times...and the voice of sandra is heavanly...

    90's supplied us magical moments....thank you god for the music!
    By: Ash
    • 10. special by garbage
    • 9. nancy boy by placebo
    • 8. susan's house by eels
      who remembers this song apart from me?? it RULES
    • 7. traffic by sterophonics
    • 6. time of your life by green day
    • 5. reasons to be beautiful by hole
    • 4. bitch by meredith brooks
    • 3. 4st 7lbs by manic street preachers
    • 2. under the bridge by red hot chili peppers
    • 1. Fake Plastic Trees by Radiohead

    By: Jennifer
    • 10. No Scrubs by TLC
      It's about time girls get our say about guys in the real world!
    • 9. Backyard Boogie by Mack 10
    • 8. Thong Song by Sisqo
      A song about panties; what else can you want?
    • 7. Make 'em Say Uhhhh! by Master P
      For a song that sounds like constapation, it'll start a party quick!
    • 6. Nookie by Limp Bizkit
      The title should speak for itself
    • 5. My name is by Eminem
      Anyone who can cause that much controversy deserves a spot on the top 10
    • 4. Regulate by Warren G
      How can anyone forget this one?
    • 3. Corssroads (original mix) by Bone Thugs-n-Harmony
      This song holds so many meanings to everyone who listens to it
    • 2. Baby got Back by Sir Mix-a-lot
      This one will keep the dance floor movin' and groovin'
    • 1. California Love by 2Pac
      How can you go wrong with 2Pac?

    The 90's marked the revolution of Gansta Rap while their white counterparts kick off a new form of music interweaving rock and rap.
    By: Omar
    • 10. Smooth by Santana
      This song was a biggest hit of 99/2000. It was good too.
    • 9. Enter Sandman by Metallica
      This started the band the call Metallica. And they have kept going strong.
    • 8. Township Rebellion by Rage Against The Machine
      This band mixed the line of Rap and Rock and this song marked it. A great lead guitarist in Tom Morello arguably the best.
    • 7. Freak on a Leash by Korn
      Awesome Video. Awesome song. This song really put Korn in platinum position.
    • 6. Keep you head up by 2pac
      Hey this guy revolutionized rap in the 90's. He and Biggie.
    • 5. Tha Crossroads by Bone Thugs & Harmony
      A song with a lot heart and some fast rappers. It was catchy and people loved it.
    • 4. Under the Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers
      You can listen to this song a million times and you will still love it. Filled with emotion and the catchiest beat ever.
    • 3. Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice
      Hey, no matter how much you hate him, this song was kick ass.
    • 2. Bullets with Butterfly Wings by Smashing Pumpkins
      This song was just awesome. Billy Corgan shined on this track.
    • 1. Smells Like Teen Spirt by Nirvana
      This song began and new era in music. Without it the Alternative era would never have begun the way it did.

    Honorable Mention= Forgot About Dre-Dr.Dre,Eminem, Bawitaba-Kid Rock, Faith-Limp Bizkit, Brenda's got a baby-2pac, and Creep-Radiohead
    By: jenn
    • 10. Song #2 by Blur
      i love this song.
    • 9. Where it's at by Beck
      awesome artist, very versitile and always doing something different.
    • 8. Basketcase by Green Day
      one of the first punk type bands i ever really listened to.
    • 7. Creep by Radiohead
      how can you not like this song? great song, good band.
    • 6. Chick Magnet by MxPx
      this song is just... i really like it. it's rather catchy.
    • 5. Under The Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers
    • 4. Beautiful People by Marilyn Manson
      music needed marilyn manson to come along. he's a great musician. people need to look past his image and hear his message in his music.
    • 3. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      grunge movement... nirvana... kurt cobain... what else is there to say?
    • 2. Hurt by Nine Inch Nails
      trent reznor is a musical genius. the song and video are somewhat deep. you just have to actually hear the lyrics.
    • 1. Heart-Shaped Box by Nirvana
      nirvana... enough said.

    By: Steve
    • 10. Even Flow by pearl Jam
      I have nothing more to say but, good song
    • 9. Sentless Apprentice by Nirvana
      Very Dry, i love it.
    • 8. Everlong by Foo FIghters
      I have nothing to say but, damn good song.
    • 7. The bizare by Tea party
      Gotta love that guitar riff.
    • 6. Song 2 by Blure
      I hate this song but what can i say its simple and effective.
    • 5. Penny Royal Tea by Nirvana
      This song can take you from the best mood and throw you on your face.
    • 4. Bullet With butterfly Wings by Smashing pumpkins
      Just an all out damn good song.
    • 3. Smells like teen spirit by Nirvana
      This song is what started it all.
    • 2. Pretty Noose by Soundgarden
      This song takes to another place, a place that dosent exist, yet is in everybodys mind.
    • 1. Radio Freindly Unit Shifter by Nirvana
      If you havent heard this song then drop what you doing and listen to it. It the most original song of all time in my opinion. The lyrics to this song are dry and powerfull, they speak kurts last will as he puts a gun in his mouth.

    By: Jamal
    • 10. Fiend by Orgy
      Another Good orgy song.
    • 9. Ava Adore by Smashing Pumpkins
      cool song.
    • 8. Kiss Me by Sixpence None The Richer
      I liked this band before they got big.
    • 7. Hero Of the Day by Metallica
      The masters of Metal. A very un-Metallica song.
    • 6. Korn by Freak On A leash
      This band makes great songs and even greater music videos.
    • 5. Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego by Rockapella
      Do it Rockapella
    • 4. Goo Goo Dolls by Iris
      Talented songwriting. Great song.
    • 3. Everlong by Foo Fighters
      This band is an awesome rock band and Dave Grohl is the man.
    • 2. Smells Like teen Spirit by Nirvana
      Anything by Nirvana rocks
    • 1. Stitches by Orgy
      What an awesome song. The video even adds to the song. Great verse, great hook, great song.


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