What are your top ten favorite songs from the 90s?
By: Jeffery Hanson
- 10. Hey Baby by No Doubt
- 9. Sandman by Metalica
a real heavy metal fans song
- 8. Escape by Enrique Englesies
it really catches the moment
- 7. Elmo's Song by Elmo
it is a killer
- 6. Criminal by Marshal Mathers
my definete favourite song ever
- 5. Without Me by Marshal Mathers
he is better than elvis himself
- 4. Sk8er Boi by Avril Lagvine
- 3. My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dione
it is just the way she sings it that is so good
- 2. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
what can i say
- 1. Teenage Dirtbag by Weatus
this song kicks all ass
if you don't lioke these songs you are totally gay
By: Robin Vandevoordt
- 10. Nirvana by Something In The Way
- 9. Something To Believe In by Poison
- 8. I Don't Wanna Miss A Thing by Aerosmith
- 7. Under The Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers
- 6. Losing My Religion by R.e.m
- 5. Anouk by Nobody's Wife
- 4. The Kids Aren't Allright by The Offspring
- 3. All My Life by K-ci Ft Jojo
a personal favorite
- 2. Learn To Fly by Foo Fighters
a great song from a great band.
- 1. Smell's Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
it changed the whole music industry forever,for me,the most smashing song ever
as you might see,I'm a very big grunge fan,NIRVANAand foo fighters...
- 10. A Little Soul by Pulp
this is my favorite pulp song. i love jarvis cocker's voice.
- 9. All Over You by Live
this song comes close to describing how true love feels to me.
- 8. A Letter to Elise by The Cure
wish was such a great album, this is a melancholy, beautiful love song. "make believe we never needed anymore than this... everytime i try to pick it up like falling sand, as fast as i pick it up it runs away through my clutching hands"
- 7. On A Plain by Nirvana
Nirvana is really one of my most favorite bands ever. I love this song. "Love myself better than you, know it's wrong but what should i do?"
- 6. Heaven Beside You by Alice In Chains
"like the coldest winter chill, heaven beside you"
- 5. Three Days by Jane's Addiction
an epic song, brilliant. "at this moment, you should be with us, feeling like we do..."
- 4. Black by Pearl Jam
i dont think i need to comment too much on this song.
- 3. Lover, you should have come over by Jeff Buckley
this is an amazing song. the lyrics are so incredible, i practically cry everytime i hear it! "it's never over, my kingdom for a kiss upon her shoulder"
- 2. Fake Plastic Trees by Radiohead
gorgeous song. it was so hard for me to decide the order in which to put these songs btw, so don't take the numbering too seriously.
- 1. Ebow The Letter by REM
this is a really original sounding, haunting song. I think it's really beautiful. Patti Smith does the background vocals.
let's see, my other favorite songs from this decade: "heaven coming down" the tea party, "lithium" nirvana, "paranoid android" radiohead, "interstate love song" stp, "the perfect drug" nin, "possession" sarah mclachlan, anything at all by lisa germano (incredibly unknown artist who should be famous, she's amazing), "heaven or las vegas" cocteau twins, "i could have lied" rhcp, "waterfalls" tlc, "drugs don't work" the verve, "regulate" warren g
- 10. Smoker by Kold Hearted Killaz
- 9. Loose Yourself by Eminem
- 8. Wut Up Homie by 50 Cent
- 7. Cleanin Out My Closet by Eminem
- 6. Superman by Eminem
- 5. In Da Club by 50 Cent
- 4. Kold Hearted Killaz by Kold Hearted Killaz
- 3. High All The Time by 50 Cent
- 2. P.i.m.p by 50 Cent
- 1. Wanksta by 50 Cent
I LOVE DANA KELLER
- 10. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
I have always loved their music and the way the express their emotions
- 9. Come As You Are by Nirvana
I have always loved their music
- 8. The Beautiful People by Marilyn Manson
- 7. Take a Bow by Madonna
- 6. November Rain by Guns n Roses
always have wonderful songs
- 5. Killing Me Softly With His Kiss by Fugees
- 4. Gangsta's Paradise by Coolio
- 3. Losing My Religion by R.E.M
This is a good group
- 2. Crossroads by Bone Thugs N Harmony
This song talks about the streets telling one bad move can be your last move
- 1. Changes by Tupac Shakur
IT IS A GOOD SONG
limp bizkit, korn, nine inch nails and so many more are all wonderful group of wonderful people
By: Pablo Gallaga
- 10. Only God Can Judge Me by 2pac
The greatest rapper ever. Enough said.
- 9. Only You by Portishead
Beautiful vocals combined with a good beat. Moody.
- 8. The Distance by Cake
- 7. Bachelorette by Bjork
Just a very pretty song.
- 6. Bullet with Butterfly Wings by Smashing Pumpkins
The world is a vampire.
- 5. Bulls on Parade by Rage Against the Machine
RATM exploded onto the scene with this song.
- 4. Closer by Nine Inch Nails
Very graphic imagery in both the song and the music video.
- 3. Aenima by Tool
Learn to swim.
- 2. Paranoid Android by Radiohead
Amazing song. This song made me an instant Radiohead fan.
- 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
Not necessarily my favorite song, but definitely the top song of the 90's
I'm only 18, so most of these songs come from the late 90s since they were more readily accessible to me during my most influential years. I guess these were the songs that have really stuck with me.
- 10. Soundgarden by Black Hole Sun
- 9. Heart Shaped Box by Nirvana
- 8. When I Come Around by Greenday
- 7. Man In The Box by Alice In Chains
- 6. Enter Sandman by Metallica
- 5. Lithium by Nirvana
- 4. Sex and Candy by Marcy Playground
- 3. The Unforgiven by Metallica
- 2. Caress Me Down by Sublime
- 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
Need I say More
Close but no cigar: Sublime-Santeria, Smashing Pumpkins-Rat In A Cage, Pearl Jam-Jeremy, Metallica-Nothing Else Matters, Hootie and The Blowfish-Let Her Cry, Blind Melon-No Rain, Counting Crows-Mr. Jones
- 10. Walkin' On The Sun by Smash Mouth
Awesome Song... Smash Mouth needs to go back to their origanal music.
- 9. All The Small Things by Blink 182
When they first hit it big.
- 8. The Freshmen by Verve Pipe
Nothing like lessons all nice and bundled up in a good song.
- 7. Sex And Candy by Marcy Playground
This song is kind of haunting.
- 6. Buddy Holly by Weezer
Another Can't miss song.
- 5. Freak On A Leash by KoRn
awesome song.. and keyboards need backward "R"s on them.
- 4. Inside Out by Eve 6
Best song they have made.
- 3. Brain Stew by Green Day
Awesome song and Funny Lyrics... a Win/Win Combination.
- 2. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
Nothing else can be said.
- 1. Pretty Fly (For A White Guy) by The Offspring
Just can't miss with this song
The offspring rule.
- 10. Cop Killer by Ice-t
this song became showed recognition for the 92 riots and made the entire world cringe...much love!
- 9. Freak On A Leash by Korn
this song brought back a lot of the harder forms of rock, compared to the seattle grunge
- 8. Waterfalls by Tlc
This song was so popular and the lyrics behind it are very eye-opening
- 7. Hangin' Tough by New Kids On The Block
you all know that at one point you liked at least one of their songs. I myself was a fan of joey...I'm sure you all had a favorite new kid...and what other boyband has had a cartoon since?!
- 6. Secret Garden by Bruce Springstein
Remember this song? It was huge due to the movie Jerry Maguire. It brought a tear to my eye when they made the radio mix with audio clips from the movie in it.....same could go for My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dion
- 5. I'm Too Sexy by Right Said Fred
this song is just a classic and can crack anyone up!!!
- 4. Can't Touch This by Mc Hammer
This song brought rap into the 90's. Although it is corny and poppy, we all still appreciate it for it's contribution to the 90's.
- 3. Breathe by Faith Hill
This song really brought country back into a popular state in the 90's too, it gave another side to country, it gave people who normally wouldn't give country music a listen a chance to taste it and perhaps see it in a much different light.
- 2. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
just due to the video really..it showed alot about what we should be more aware of...
- 1. Teen Spirit..or Anything By Them by Nirvana
Nirvana defined an entire generation...along with Pearl Jam. I know this is in everyone else's #1 spots...but there is a reason for it. They are just brilliant and made the 90's alot of what they were.
By: Grant R.
- 10. Winter Song by Screaming Trees
- 9. Cherub Rock by Smashing Pumpkins
- 8. Chloe Dancer/Crown of Thorns by Mother Love Bone
- 7. Butterfly by Screaming Trees
- 6. So Gently We Go by I Mother Earth
- 5. Back to the Earth by Rusted Root
- 4. The Schooling by My Friend Steve
- 3. Butterflies by Toad the Wet Sprocket
- 2. Sometimes by James
- 1. Drown by Smashing Pumpkins
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