What are your top ten favorite songs from the 90s?
By: David Groves
- 10. Blue by Eiffel 65
It's beat music but still it stayed for ages at no.1 on the charts so i guess it's worth a mention
- 9. What's this Life For? by Creed
Maybe you can tell I'm a creed fan but this song was a great song
- 8. Good Riddance by Green Day
Great lyrics, definately worth a mention
- 7. Pretty Fly For A White Guy by Offspring
- 6. Don't Wanna Miss A Thing by Aerosmith
- 5. Weir by Killling Heidi
- 4. Otherside by Red Hot Chili Peppers
Great song with great lyrics
- 3. Anthem for Year 2000 by Silverchair
- 2. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
- 1. One by Creed
Just has to be the best, a lot more talent than smells like teen spirit
- 10. Four Non Blondes by What's Going On
- 9. Salt 'N Pepa by Shoop
- 8. 500 Miles by Proclaimers
- 7. I Believe by Blessed Union of Souls
- 6. Wonderwall by Oasis
- 5. Champagne Supernova by Oasis
- 4. If It Makes You Happy by Sheryl Crow
- 3. Two Princess by Spin Doctors
- 2. Time Of Your Life by Green Day
- 1. Name by Goo Goo Dolls
By: Buddy Hackenwhack
- 10. Billy Corgan has no hair by Smashing Pumpkins
- 9. Creep by Radiohead
- 8. Mr. Jones by Counting Crows
- 7. Shine by Collective Soul
- 6. No Rain by Blind Melon
- 5. What I Got by Sublime
- 4. Basketcase by Green Day
- 3. Alive by Pearl Jam
- 2. Under The Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers
- 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
By: Salvador Castaneda
- 10. Champagne Supernova by Oasis
AWESOME song. it's great theyare making good music again
- 9. Selling the Drama by Live
Still is a great band
- 8. Tonight, Tonight by The smashing pumpkins
Their early music is great, this is one of the songs that made things happen for them
- 7. The World I Know by Collective Soul
I'm not just thinking about altenative bands but songs in the 90's kinda mood. This stands out as worthy of a seventh spot.
- 6. Interstate love song by Stone Temple Pilots
- 5. Alive by Pearl Jam
Pure Alternative rock, great guitar work
- 4. Everlong by Foo Fighters
One of the best foo fighter's songs, listen to the acoustic version
- 3. No Rain by Blind Melon
:D, captured the feeling of the 90's
- 2. Far Behind by Candlebox
They didn't last 'til the end of the 90's but it was one of the best bands back then. It's a great song listen to the live version.
- 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
This band started the 90's alternative rock derived from punk and jimmy hendrix revolution taking the best out of both worlds. i'm speechless..
Brian monaco's list is one of the best top ten of the 90's i have seen. I don't mean to mention the same songs. This is mainly a list of the early 90's songs.
- 10. Flat Beat by Mr. Oizo
Heh! Love this song, and the video rules too!
- 9. With or Without You by U2
Great band, great song.
- 8. Hello Time Bomb by Matthew Good Band
3rd MGB song on my list, it doesn't need explanations! :P
- 7. You Outta Know by Alanis Morisette
She's got great talent, and had a HUGE breakthrough in the 90s. Love this song.
- 6. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
A great band that came to a tragic end. SO many great songs they have. Haven't met anyone that hasn't liked this song, either.
- 5. Ex-Girlfriend by No Doubt
They have so many great songs, and are underrated as a "pop" group. This is just one of them.
- 4. Under the Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers
Love the guitar, love the lyrics!
- 3. Prime Time Deliverance by Matthew Good Band
Another of my favourite MGB songs. It just rules, period.
- 2. Song 2 by Blur
Classic song, that will never lose it's quality. Had to put it in the #2 spot, as well. :D
- 1. Strange Days by Matthew Good Band
My favourite band of all time, and probably my favourite song of all time. Strange Days has everything to love about a song.
- 10. Celebrity Skin by Hole
I'm not sure why I put this here instead of the other 9 million songs that deserve it more, and I'm not certain it was released in the 90's, but this has to be THE catchiest damn song I've ever heard in my life. I could listen to the first ten seconds of the song over and over for the rest of my life and not get tired of it. I think they deserve credit for that.
- 9. Selling The Drama by Live
Now that I have the major bands out of the way, time for some of my favorites. I love this song, along with lightning crashes. If the rest of their songs are like those two, Nirvana has some competition for my favorite band.
- 8. Bullet With Butterfly Wings by Smashing Pumpkins
- 7. Losing My Religion by R.e.m.
- 6. Glycerine by Bush
- 5. Come Out And Play by The Offspring
Another one of my favorites back then...I can remember always singing along to "gotta keep 'em seperated"...good times
- 4. Black Hole Sun by Soundgarden
Really popular...good song...freaky video... and so on.
- 3. Enter Sandman by Metallica
Heh, this was my favorite song when I was, like, 3. Doesn't make much sense that a little girl would like a song like Enter Sandman, but what can I say, I'm odd. Anyway, very popular back then...and so forth.
- 2. Better Man by Pearl Jam
Tough desicion, I remember so many of Pearl Jam's songs. Not to mention they're all very brilliant. It's either this or Jeremy, or daughter, or evenflow...
- 1. Lithium by Nirvana
Excellent song, lyrically and musically. I seem to remember this one a lot more than I do Smells like teen spirit, I can't figure out why.
Note: I was born in 88 so I was pretty young in the 90's, but my parents loved rock and the radio was on ALL THE TIME... so I figured, if I remembered them that well they were probably pretty darn popular. I'm not only putting these songs because I remember them though, the early 90's produced most of my favorite bands, 1-9 are definately on my favorites list, not particularly in that order though. Other bands that should've been there... alice in chains, candlebox, collective soul, everclear, ratm, STP, beck, temple of the dog, and weezer..in no particular order really.
- 10. Fast Car by Tracy Chapman
- 9. How's It Gonna Be? by 3rd Eye Blind
- 8. Good Riddance by Green Day
- 7. Don't Speak / Just a Girl by No Doubt
- 6. Say It Ain't So by Weezer
- 5. Angel and Building a Mystery by Sarah McLachlan
- 4. Counting Crows by Long December
- 3. Crash by Dave Mathews Band
One of the best songs ever!
- 2. Iris / Name / Black Ballon by Goo Goo Dolls
I love the Goo Goo Dolls! It's hard to pick just one song because they are all great.
- 1. Push (the entire album) by Matchbox 20
I haven't seen any Matchbox 20 songs yet, and I really don't understand that because they are incredible!
There are still about 30 more songs that i could add to the list and i am sure that i am forgetting some good ones, but this is all i can remember
- 10. Wicker Man by Iron Maiden
Look, some one has to represent the cooky songs out there, this is my favorite by this band.
- 9. Alive by Pearl Jam
its a song about incest and it has one of the greatest hooks ever.
- 8. Under the Bridge by Red Hot Chilli Peppers
- 7. Drain You by Nirvana
By far their best, why do people constantly pick SLTS? it gets redundant
- 6. Desperately Wanting by Better Than Ezra
Who is Ezra?
- 5. Breadline by Megadeth
one of the band's best
- 4. Inside out by Eve Six
- 3. One by Creed
By far their best song and one of the greates ever composed.
- 2. Diamonds and Pearls by Prince
hey who put that one there
- 1. Would by Alice in Chains
c'mon, i'll be damned if this one isn't one of your fav's.
At least give them all a listen before you snub any of my choices.
- 10. The Power Of Goodbye by Madonna
- 9. Make It Hot by Nicole Ray
- 8. Leaving (dem) by Youssou N'dour
- 7. Ironic by Alanis Morissette
- 6. Fast Car by Traci Chapman
- 5. Nothing Compares To You by Sinead O'connor
- 4. Charity by Skunk Anansie
- 3. Sock It Two Me by Missy Elliott
- 2. One In A Million by Aaliyah
- 1. Together Again by Janet Jackson
Love this song, especially the Jimmy Jam Deeper radio edit!!!
- 10. Scatman by Scatman John
wow...late night living room dancing...gotta love the beginning of this song
- 9. Losing My Religion by Rem
woooohooo!!(not to be confused wiht song #2 (the blur) which should also be on the list but there are just too many to choose...
- 8. Save Tonight by Eagle Eye Cherry
- 7. Barely Breathing by Duncan Shiek
i am barely breathing and i cant find the air...
- 6. 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins
yeeeeeah rock on \m/
- 5. Wonderwall by Oasis
great tune. period.
- 4. Bitch by Meredith Brooks
rock on!!! im a bitch im a mother im a child im a lover im a sinner im a saint i do not feel ashamed im your health im your dream and nothing in between!yeeeeah!!
- 3. Californiacation by Red Hot Chili Peppers
who cares if anthony kunis is 40 hes hotttttttttt
- 2. Two Step by Dave Matthews Band
no questions asked, this song (ok ALL of their songs) kick ass
- 1. Beautiful Oblivion by Eve 6
what can we say- it doesnt get better than this... wanna put my tender heart in a blender...
well you always gotta love dave matthews band... it simply doesnt get any better...there are so many more...*goo goo dolls, green day, sublime* plus many more!
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