What are your top ten favorite songs from the 90s?
By: Jim Billingsley
- 10. Killing In The Name by Rage Against The Machine
- 9. In The Meantime by Soundgarden
- 8. Come As You Are by Nirvana
- 7. In The Meantime by Spacehog
- 6. Today by Smashing Pumpkins
- 5. You Gave Your Love To Me Softly by Weezer
- 4. Santeria by Sublime
- 3. Roll On by The Living End
- 2. Welcome To Paradise/basket Case by Green Day
- 1. Roots Radicals by Rancid
The 90's, especially early on in the dead, were great years for rock and roll. There are other bands who were slighted on this list, such as 311, Pennywise, Bush, Oasis, Pearl Jam, Of A Revolution, and the Asymptotes. It's too bad the rock scene has come to this emo, rap-metal, nu metal, and post-grunge debacle.
- 10. Ironic by Alanis Morsette
P.S eminem had no part of 90s music. If you must choose a rap song then choose one from a rapper bred on the streets like tupac or public enemy.
- 9. I Want You Bad by The Offspring
- 8. Californication by Red Hot Chillie Peppers
- 7. Let Her Cry by Hootie And The Blowfish
- 6. Zombie by The Cranberries
- 5. Spiderwebs by No Doubt
- 4. Iris by Goo Goo Dolls
- 3. Bullet With Butterfly Wings by The Smashing Pumpkins
- 2. When I Come Around by Green Day
did everyone forget about these guys?
- 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
P.P.S britney spears don't count either, and why did you all forget about the real bands?
- 10. Human Nature by Madonna
Has good flow to it
- 9. One by Filter
I know it's a cover, but i think they really got it.... i don't know when the original was made, so...
- 8. Pretty Fly for a white guy by The Offspring
C'mon! You know you liked it!
- 7. Swallowed by Bush
- 6. Big Dumb Rocket by Our Lady Peace
OLP deserves some recognition!
- 5. A Certain Shade of Green by Incubus
- 4. Otherside by Red Hot Chili Peppers
i love this song.
- 3. Wonderwall by Oasis
I can remember singing along to this song when i was about ten.
- 2. Lithium by Nirvana
- 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
groundbreaking baby! Wouldn't be complete without it
- 10. Mockingbirds by Grant Lee Buffalo
- 9. Shinny Happy People by REM
- 8. Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me by U2
- 7. Come Undone by Duran Duran
- 6. Bones by Radiohead
- 5. Tattva by Kula Shaker
- 4. Lullaby by The Cure
- 3. Only When I Lose Myself by Depeche Mode
- 2. Supersonic by Oasis
- 1. Fools Gold by The Stone Roses
who the fuck is nirvana?
By: Joshua D Dauble
- 10. Epic by Faith No More
Come on, you know you love. The first band to marry rap and hardcore came out with a single-note bass rhythm and one of the best guitar solos around.
- 9. Ana's Song (Open Fire) by Silverchair
Off the "Neon Ballroom" album, Johns proved that 'alternative' was way to generic of a label with THIS ... ONE ... SONG. Swallow, choke and die ClearChannel.
- 8. Insomniac (Godzilla Remix) by Green Day
If you are very, very poor, buy some food. However, if you have just not gotten into early 90's music before and are starting to come around to it, go pick up the Godzilla soundtrack. Crappy movie, great music.
- 7. Enter Sandman by Metallica
Metallica started building their fan base in the early 80's through bootlegs and word-of-mouth, but this song broke them into the mainstream with it's rhythmic intro and heavy riffs ... and it's so easy to play.
- 6. Ravage Ritual by Zao
If you were into the underground hardcore scene in 1997, you knew Zao, and you had "Where Blood and Fire Bring Rest."
- 5. Monkey Wrench by Foo Fighters
Ahh, Dave Grohl's anti-Courtney Love anthem. Such great music.
- 4. Black by Pearl Jam
This is simply a heart-wrenching song, one you sing in your car while driving home after you break up with someone.
- 3. Constellation by The Juliana Theory
This is a band you may not have heard of yet, but they're about to get huge. They released this song on their first CD, "Understand This Is A Dream" in 1998.
- 2. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
Nirvana created a sound all their own - then, prominently turned and shoved it in the face of the world. Music has never been the same since, which is great. Nirvana took out all those crappy, over-produced and glossed hair metal bands.
- 1. Hunger Strike by Temple of the Dog
With members from Pearl Jam and Soundgarden, this song rose to prominence and made way for the new sound of Grunge, which had it's pinnacle in Nirvana.
"Catholic School Girls Rule," Red Hot Chili Peppers "Summer Song," Joe Satriani "Everything Zen," Bush The "Issues" album, Korn The "Reborn" and "The Hammering Process" albums, Living Sacrifice anything by Stavesacre
- 10. Down by 311
One of my favorites growing up.
- 9. About a girl (Live version) by Nirvana
Very beautiful and heart warming.
- 8. Killing in the Name of by Rage against the Machine
Great rhythm section. One of my personal favorites.
- 7. Evenflow by Pearl Jam
This video and nirvana's teen spirit is probably the two you will really remember from the ninties
- 6. Plush by Stone Temple Pilots
A ladies favorite
- 5. Aenima by Tool
When your girlfriend dumps you or you get fired from your job, listen to this song a couple of times and all your troubles will be over.
- 4. Dam the River by Alice in Chains
Thins song should have been named speed. Layne Staley, best voice in rock!
- 3. The Man Who Sold the World by Nirvana
This is the best live performance by any band ever and is nostalgic and you might ever hear.
- 2. Man in the Box by Alice in Chains
Every time you hear this song, a rush of adrenaline rushes through your vains and makes you want to annihalate something. If you haven't heard the song(what planet are you on) watch the perfect storm!
- 1. Prison Sex by Tool
This song is simply amazing in every aspect. It deal's with child abuse and has some harsh yet, beautiful poetry.
As you can see I am a hard rock freak. So don't be offended if your favorite isn't up here.:)
By: Steffanie Carron ~~ottawa/canada~~
- 10. Wild Horses by The Sundays
"DRUM ROLL PLEASE" aNd ThE ToP 10 sOnG IS...... "Childhood living, is easy to do, the things that you wanted, I baught them for you, graceless lady, you know who I am, you know I can't let you, just side through my hands, and wild horses, couldn't drag me away..wild wild horses, couldn't drag me away "this is for you Gen, I love you BABYgirl"-Steffy
- 9. Ani Defranco by Untochable Face
**DuHhHh** aS iF i wOuLd LeAvE tHaT oNe OuT!!
- 8. Our Lady Peace by Is Anybody Home
Is AnYbOdY hOmE????@!$%&&(!!!@*????????
- 7. Runaway Train by Soul Asylem
"RuN aWaY tRaIn NeVeR gOiN bAcK" NEVER!!!!!
- 6. Pink Floyed by Comfortably Numb
- 5. 5 Days In May by Blue Rodeo
BlUe rOdEo ROCKS!!
- 4. In The Air Tonight by Holly Mcnarland
tHiS sOnG hAs BeEn Re-DoNe At LeAst 4-5 TiMeS,**THANK YOU PHIL COLLINS** ..BuT eVeN cOmPaIrEd To tHe OrIgInAl No OnE dOeS tHe SoNg JuStIcE lIkE HOLLY, ~~MY QUEEN~~ <~~~~next to Gen I mean
- 3. Numb by Holly Mcnarland
tHiS iS By fAr OnE oF ThE BeSt SoNgS eVeR mAde
- 2. Beautiful Blue by Holly Mcnarland
HoLlY mCnArLaNd Is WaY tO sExY.....
- 1. Everyone Hurts Sometimes by R.e.m
a FuCkInG aMaZiNg SoNg!!!!
- 10. Man in the Box by Alice In Chains
- 9. Verve Pipe by The Freshman
- 8. The World I Know by Collective Soul
- 7. Mr. Jones by Counting Crows
- 6. Hemmorhage by Fuel
- 5. Crash by Dave Matthews Band
- 4. Lightning Crashes by Live
- 3. Name by Goo Goo Dolls
- 2. Wonderwall by Oasis
- 1. Semi Charmed Life by Third Eye Blind
Honorable Mention: Enter Sandman by Metallica, Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana, Be Like That by 3 Doors Down, Narcolepsy by Third Eye Blind, Slide by the Goo Goo Dolls, Iris by the Goo Goo Dolls, Time by Hootie and the Blowfish, Breakfast at Tiffany's by Deep Blue Something, Ants Marching by Dave Matthews Band, Champaign Supernova by Oasis, Machinehead by Bush, Real World by Matchbox 20, We Are the Normal by the Goo Goo Dolls, Counting Blue Cars by Dishwalla, Everything you Want by Vertical Horizon and Bad Day by Fuel.
- 10. One by U2
- 9. November Rain by Guns n Roses
- 8. The Man Who Sold the World by Nirvana
- 7. State of love and Trust by Pearl Jam
- 6. Losing My Religion by R.E.M.
- 5. Would? by Alice in Chains
- 4. Jane says by Jane's Addiction
- 3. Karma Police by Radiohead
- 2. Nightswimming by R.E.M.
- 1. Black by Pearl Jam
- 10. Under The Bridge by C Hili Peppers
- 9. Hey Jealousy by Gin Blossoms
- 8. You Don't Know How It Feels by Tom Petty
- 7. Whats Goin On by Four Non Blondes
- 6. Round Here by Counting Crows
- 5. Black Gold by Soul Asylum
- 4. Hold My Hand by Hootie And The Blowfish
- 3. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
- 2. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
- 1. No Rain by Blind Melon
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