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

    By: El Diablo
    • 10. Tonight by Smashing Pumpkins
      Definately one of the best bands of the 90's. I could have chosen so many of their songs but this is my favourite because of the passion right at the end of the song.
    • 9. Weak by Skunk Anansie
      Another one of the best bands of the decade. Skin has one of the best, most powerful female voices ever. No-one does angry rock like Skunk Anansie.
    • 8. I Would Do Anything For Love by Meatloaf
      I love this song, especially the beginning with the Harley roaring. The lyrics are great.
    • 7. Nothing Else Matters by Metallica
      Superb song. I wish Metallica had tried to do more songs like this one.
    • 6. Zombie by The Cranberries
      A very powerful and moving song. Dolores O'Riordan's haunting voice at it's best.
    • 5. The Show Must Go On by Queen
      Queen are the best band ever and this song was one of Freddie's finest moments, sung just shortly before he died.
    • 4. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      What can I say about this one that hasn't already been said? Im not a big Nirvana fan but this was clearly one of THE songs of the decade.
    • 3. Iris by Goo Goo Dolls
      Such an awesome song. A pity the rest of their music sucked. This one contains one of my favourite lines: "Yeah you bleed just to know you're alive"
    • 2. I'll Stand By You by Pretenders
      The best song by a great band. Chrissie Hine has IMO the best female singing voice ever. Passion in a song is what does it for me.
    • 1. November Rain by Guns And Roses
      My best song of the decade. I'll never grow tired of it. Slash on guitar, Axl's voice and lyrics that talk right to your soul.

    I'd love to hear what you all think of my selection. Let me know at diablo390@hotmail.com cheers
    By: Reid
    • 10. Marooned by Pink Floyd
    • 9. Down Rodeo by Rage Against The Machine
    • 8. The Diamond Sea by Sonic Youth
    • 7. Natural One by Folk Implosion
    • 6. Red Mosquito by Pearl Jam
    • 5. My Iron Lung by Radiohead
    • 4. Hey Man, Nice Shot by Filter
    • 3. Tyler by The Toadies
    • 2. Hunger Strike by Temple Of The Dog
    • 1. River Of Deciet by Mad Season

    these are totally off teh top of my head...this is more of a "these songs didn't get the respect they deserved before I made this list" list....peace
    By: Gabo
    • 10. Smooth by Santana
    • 9. Waterfalls by Tlc
      Deep eMotioN,dEep feeLings ,deeP soNg
    • 8. Song 2 by Blur
      What elSe cAn I saY
    • 7. Don't Speak by No Doubt
      Best baNd eVer
    • 6. Torn by Natalie Imblugia
      Cool sOng cOol gRrrl..
    • 5. La Macarena by Los Del Rio
      Dale A tU cueRpo alegRia macaRena...
    • 4. My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dion
      Ohhhh pleAse.......givE mE A Break
    • 3. Baby One More Time by Britney Spears
      One morE reaSon why humAns shouLd leaRn to liSten
    • 2. I Want It That Way by Backstreet Boys
      I doN't lIke This soNg at alL.BuT everYone elSe sEems tO likE iT
    • 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      The 90's cLassic

    Peace oUt
    By: Antzy Pantz
    • 10. Gravity/ Down Again by The Superjesus
      Can't pick between the two.
    • 9. Shimmer by Fuel
      It's lost some appeal now, but only due to my unforgivebly short attention span.
    • 8. Brick by Ben Folds Five
      Amazing. I just sink into this song.
    • 7. Killing In The Name Of by Rage Against The Machine
      Kick-@ss song!
    • 6. Iris by Goo Goo Dolls
      Suffers complete overkill now, but still a favourite.
    • 5. The Background by Third Eye Blind
      The BEST band ever, can these guys ever sound boring? it's also and added bonus that Stephen Jenkins just oozes sex appeal!
    • 4. Alex Lloyd by Amazing
      A very cool mellow song that immediately caught my attention.
    • 3. Got The Life by Korn
      Dare you not to head-bang to this one..
    • 2. Take A Picture by Filter
      Raw and edgy.
    • 1. Semi-charmed Life by Third Eye Blind
      Need I say more?

    By: Karl
    • 10. Radiohead by Fake Plastic Trees
    • 9. System Of A Down by Chop Suey
    • 8. You Am I by Heavy Heart
    • 7. Hooker With A Penis by Tool
    • 6. 99 Red Balloons by Goldfinger
    • 5. Get Myself Arrested by Gomez
    • 4. I Hate Myself N' Wanna Die by Nirvana
    • 3. Soul To Squeeze by Chilli Peppers
      i think this song may be 80's, but eh
    • 2. Bullet In The Head by Rage Against The Machine
    • 1. 1979 by Pumpkins

    By: Brian
    • 10. Champagne Supernova by Oasis
      my favorite song on one of the better albums of the decade
    • 9. Loser by Beck
      the "subterranean homesick blues" of the 90's
    • 8. Today by Smashing Pumpkins
    • 7. Summer Babe by Pavement
      gotta have at least one song that's not too obvious
    • 6. Ain't Nuthin But A G Thang by Dr Dre And Snoop Dogg
      for better or worse, this song put gangsta rap on the map
    • 5. Under The Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers
    • 4. No Rain by Blind Melon
      this song makes me wonder what could have been had shannon hoon not overdosed
    • 3. One by U2
      just a beautiful song
    • 2. Alive by Pearl Jam
    • 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      simply put, it shaped the decade. no song says more in the first ten seconds than this one

    By: Pamela
    • 10. Whenever Wherever by Shakira
    • 9. Thats The Way Love Goes by Janet Jackson
    • 8. One by U2
    • 7. Crazy by Aerosmith
    • 6. Vogue by Madonna
    • 5. Smell Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
    • 4. Heal The World by Michael Jackson
    • 3. Wonderwall by Oasis
    • 2. Losing My Religion by R.e.m
    • 1. Ray Of Light by Madonna

    By: Patrick Avenell
    • 10. Stay (Faraway, So Close) by U2
    • 9. D'You Know What I Mean? by Oasis
    • 8. Cigerettes Will Kill You by Ben Lee
    • 7. One Week by Barenaked Ladies
    • 6. Semi-Charmed Life by Third Eye Blind
    • 5. Wonderwall by Oasis
    • 4. Stay (I Missed You) by Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories
    • 3. Your Woman by White Town
    • 2. Linger by The Cranberries
    • 1. Don't Look Back In Anger by Oasis

    Best Bands: 1. Oasis 2. Blur 3. REM 4. The Cranberries 5. U2
    By: Ben Kingsmen
    • 10. Fell On Black Days by Soundgarden
    • 9. Lighting Crashes by Live
    • 8. Home Again by Shihad
    • 7. Given To Fly by Pearl Jam
    • 6. Say It Aint So by Weezer
    • 5. Daughter by Pearl Jam
    • 4. Smells Like Teen Spirt by Nirvana
    • 3. Mr Jones by Counting Crows
    • 2. Under The Bridge by Ped Hot Chili Peppers
    • 1. Betterman by Pearl Jam

    others: enter sandman, corduroy, evenflow, come as you are, man in the box, glycerine, otherside, interstate love song, tomorrow
    By: Jason
    • 10. I Will Survive (remake) by Cake
      Cake is a very under rated band, and to take a classic song and put it into their own style and not do any harm to the song is very hard to do. (unlike puff daddy or whatever you call him. he ruins every song he even thinks of redoing.)
    • 9. Bombshell by Ratm
      what can i say....great song
    • 8. Saw Red(acustic Version) by Bradley Nowell
      probably the best acustic song i have ever heard in my life. Brad puts so much emotion into his lyrics, and that emotion can also be felt in his guitar playing.
    • 7. Basket Case by Green Day
      for alll of you that are shaking your heand in disagreement, you were the ones that probably like the song the most when it came out. then when people told you it was "trendy" you hopped right on the "lets hate green day band wagon." think back at how much impact that song had on people.
    • 6. Everybody Hurts by Rem
      i am not a big fan of rem but there is something about that song.
    • 5. Ill Communication by Beatie Boys
      anytime the beastie boys and qtip come together you are going to have a great song
    • 4. Loser by Beck
      wierd guy, alot of talent. alot of people could relate.
    • 3. November Rain by Guns And Roses
      can't stand g&r's but you have to give credit where credit is do.
    • 2. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      awesome song by an awesome band. to bad he is not around anymore.(just for the record i am not one of those people who worship him and think he is alive somewhere, but he was talented. and to those people who think he is still alive........get a life."
    • 1. Badfish by Sublime
      for those of you that have never had the privilege of hearing the 40 oz to freedom cd go get it. you will never want to lisiten to the radio again.those three guys from sublime have done more for music today(the 90's up to the present) than anyone i can think of off the top of my head. they have a song for any taste of music. they are one of the only bands that cannot be put in a certain group of music. they are great mainly because of bradley nowell. he was a master mind of bringing together all kinds of music into one song and making it sound great.

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