What are your top ten favorite songs from the 90s?
- 10. Dead From The Waist Down by Catatonia
Thought I'd end with a tender song. Cerys' voice is amazing.
- 9. Richard Iii by Supergrass
- 8. The World Has Turned And Left Me Here by Weezer
THE song to listen to when you wind up a situation without knowing how you got there.
- 7. Everlong by Foo Fighters
Looking through other lists, I notice that this song is quite popular, more popular than I ever thought. Not that it surprises me, this song rules.
- 6. When I Come Around by Green Day
Was my number 1 for many years. I lost myself for four minutes when I heard it live.
- 5. Always Your Way by My Vitriol
Reminds me a lost weekend I once had. Tender.
- 4. Days Of The Pheonix by Afi
Awesome lyrics, though nearly incomprehensible. The screaming "Whoaaaah" does it for me!
- 3. Stand Inside Your Love by Smashing Pumpkins
Ultimate love song without the ribbons and bows of sickly-sweet pop music.
- 2. Night Vision by Hell Is For Heroes
Heard this on MTV2 and instantly thought it was a classic.
- 1. Another Morning Stoner by ...trail Of Dead
The vocals climb from sleepy to screaming; the guitar riff circles incessantly through the song and the drums in the middle kick ass. The lyrics are deep.
I can't believe there are SO many people with such little taste in music advertising their "lists" here. If my taste influences you to download any of the above 10 and feel the way I do about them, then my work here is worthwhile.
- 10. Black Hole Sun by Soundgarden
Great meaningful song. Chris Cornell has a near perfect voice.
- 9. Everlong by Foo Fighters
- 8. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
In my oppinion Nirvana are one of the most overrated bands in history but this song is definitely one of the best of the 90s.
- 7. Nothing Else Matters by Metallica
One of the powerhouse bands of the 80s. Best song off their last great album (the black album).
- 6. Lightning Crashes by Live
- 5. Under The Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers
One of the most beautiful songs ive ever heard.
- 4. Give It Away by Red Hot Chili Peppers
The best live song ive ever seen. Been a fan of the peppers since 1988 and these guys are honestly provide the best live performances of any band ive ever seen.
- 3. Go/Alive by Pearl Jam
These two songs are what really enticed people to rush and buy Vs (sold 1million in first week!). The best intro to and album.. ever!
- 2. Alive by Pearl Jam
Excellent live song. Easily the best pearl jam song on their debut album - vs and probably their most famous song.
- 1. Vietnow/ Sleep Now In The Fire by Rage Against The Machine
Very, very undderrated band. Possibly best band of the 90s and pioneers of rock.
- 10. Freak Like Me by Adina Howard
- 9. Honey by Mariah Carey
- 8. Good Vibrations by Marky Mark And The Funky Bunch
- 7. Emotions by Mariah Carey
- 6. Love To Hate You by Erasure
- 5. It's No Good by Depeche Mode
- 4. In Your Room by Depeche Mode
- 3. Come Undone by Duran Duran
- 2. Unbelievable by Emf
- 1. Losing My Religion by Rem
Waterfalls/TLC,Gangsta's paradise/Coolio,Champagne Supernova/Oasis,Power of love/Celine Dion,Kiss from a rose/Seal,Hero/Mariah Carey,You oughta know/Alanis Morissette
- 10. Betterman by John Butler Trio
- 9. Pure Massacre by Silverchair
- 8. Garden by Pearl Jam
- 7. Southtown by P.o.d
- 6. Lightning Crashes by Live
- 5. Repeat by Grinspoon
- 4. Alive by Pearl Jam
- 3. Bullet With Butterfly Wings by Smashing Pumpkins
- 2. Nothing Else Matters by Metallica
- 1. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
an amazingly powerful song
- 10. Changes by 2 Pac
- 9. Beat It by Michael Jackson
- 8. Regulate by Warren G & Nate Dogg
- 7. Under The Bridge by Red Hot Chilli Peppers
- 6. 2 Pac & Dr. Dre by California Love
- 5. Nothing Else Matters by Mettalica
- 4. Wonderfull Days by Charly Lownoise & Mental Theo
it's dutch, but very good
- 3. Aint Nohing But A G Thang by Snoop Doggy Dogg & Dr. Dre
- 2. Gangsta's Paradise by Coolio
- 1. November Rain by Guns N Roses
many different songs but this is my top 10.
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- 10. Where Is My Mind? by Pixies
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- 9. Timebomb by Rancid
- 8. Teenage Riot by Sonic Youth
- 7. Tonight, Tonight by Smashing Pumpkins
- 6. Say It Aint So by Weezer
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- 5. Making Friends by Lagwagon
- 4. Do The Evolution by Pearl Jam
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- 3. Lithium by Nirvana
- 2. Santeria by Sublime
- 1. Where Is My Mind? by Pixies
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- 10. Losing My Religion by R.E.M.
Awesome lyrics and guitars. The acoustic version is good too.
- 9. Tragic Kingdom by No Doubt
The best song on their best album to date. Gwen can sing.
- 8. Falling Away from Me by Korn
Korn is in my opinion one of the most influential bands of the 90's. Don't get me wrong, Nirvana was influental too. Just not good enough to put on my list :). The part where he starts singing (with him yelling the lyrics in the background) gets me everytime. So beautiful.
- 7. Placing the Blame by Self
One of my favorite bands, not many people have heard of them (or should I say him - most of the work is done by Matt Mahaffey) - amazing lyrics.
- 6. Dissolved Girl by Massive Attack
Massive Attack is the master of trip-hop, and this song is my favorite by them. It was in the movie 'The Matrix', in the beginning - it's the song Neo is listening to on his headphones.
- 5. Burden in My Hand by Soundgarden
My favorite song by one of, if not the best rock band of the 90's.
- 4. Jesus or a Gun by Fuel
I can always recognize this song by it's opening guitar chord. Great vocals - their album 'Sunburn' is one of my favorite albums of all time.
- 3. Halcyon and On and On by Orbital
A classic, used in the beginning of the movie 'Hackers'. Good stuff.
- 2. Karma Police by Radiohead
A great song.
- 1. Killer Inside by Better Than Ezra
The best part is when it hits the violin solo that blends into the guitar solo. Amazing.
This was reeeeeally tough. At first I tried to cover lots of genres and pick the best from each genre, but I ended up focusing on rock, alternative, hard rock, and electronic music.
By: Travis the music master
- 10. Pepper by Butthole Surfers
- 9. The Distance by Cake
I like cake.
- 8. Female of the Species by Space
- 7. Blackhole Sun by Soundgarden
- 6. Everlong by Foo Fighters
This song makes me horny.
- 5. Blister in the Sun by Violent Femmes
I had a blister once. When I heard this song I realized I wasnt alone.
- 4. Insomniac by Greenday
- 3. Anything Anything Anything Anything Anything by Dramarama
I get off to this song.
- 2. Mother Mother by Tracy Bonham
SHe's hot when she screams.
- 1. Even in the End by Jack Bighead
THis is a rocking song from a rocking band that was never discovered.
The 90s rocked your mama.
- 10. I Try by Harpoon Missile
great little secret of a song....real nice, about a dad talkin to his little baby girl...its real nice even if you aint got kids
- 9. Song Cry by Jay Z
good song to get you out of trouble...get that girl back like this
- 8. Weed Got Me Crazy by Tupac
hear it once love it a hundred times
- 7. Last Chance by Wyclef Jean And Claudette
real nice if youre fightin with your girlfriend
- 6. Hot Sexy Punky by Sean Paul
if you like raggae music this song is for you....i love it and i aint even really a big fan of raggae music
- 5. Superman by Eminem
NOT a good song for a girlfriend...maybe an ex.....but its funny as hell so check it out
- 4. Thug Lovin by Tupac And Bone Thugs In Harmony
i love the sound of gunshots so i love this song
- 3. High Speed by Tupac
youll love it...trust me
- 2. Hows It Goin Down by Dmx
another real nice song for a girlfriend...keepin it gangsta
- 1. Could It Be by Trick Daddy And Twista
the MOST gangsta lovin representin ive seen for a while....great song for a girlfriend
straight out the gutter...toronto...eglinton west and don mills, check this ghetto....see me
By: Trevor Arnold
- 10. Send In The Clowns by Cold
- 9. Jailhouse by Sublime
this song reminds me who i am and that no one matters
- 8. Spit It Out by Slipknot
Corey Taylor gives it all hes got on slipknots best song
- 7. Take On Me by Reel Big Fish
Great cover song from a great band, this gives a good vibe
- 6. Perfect by Smashing Pumpkins
Gets me every time, this song can be listened to in any mood
- 5. Beautiful Disaster by 311
Nick Hexum is great and this song defines 311s abilities
- 4. No Rest For The Wicked by Cypress Hill
Great click, they do it for them selves
- 3. Pain by Soulfly
awsome vocals and effort put into this song, great throat music
- 2. Semi-charmed Life by Third Eye Blind
Stephen Jenkens of 3eb is awsome and this song was a favorite in my elementary days
- 1. Radio by Alkaline Trio
Great music, incredible vocals
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