What are your top ten favorite songs from the 90s?
By: Jeroen Meuleman
- 10. Luv U Still by Praga Khan
Had a massive influence on the development of bands such as The Prodigy. The melody line of this track still tears open your skin and is a real rage-feeder. Adrenaline risk!
- 9. Rhythm Is A Dancer by Snap
Still an evergreen at parties. Marked the beginnings of eurodance.
- 8. Eins Zwei Polizei by Mo-do
This song is still hilarious because back in the nineties everyone thought it was kind of cool but actually it's really daft. Entertaining value guaranteed!
- 7. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
Of course "Come as you are" is better but as I indicate further down the list, I select the most known and most symbolical tracks.
- 6. Age Of Love by Age Of Love
One of the first real trance classics. Shows some influences from the Art of Noise. Woohoo. From the days before trance was hypercommercialised and eurodance became eurotrash.
- 5. Wonderwall by Oasis
I hate Oasis and their attitude but this song is great. There's no point denying it ;).
- 4. Self Esteem by The Offspring
Keeps being a great hit at parties despite it being almost ten years old now. Of course, there are better songs than this one but "Self Esteem" is also a definite nineties classic. Undeniable.
- 3. No Good (start The Dance) by The Prodigy
As you might have guessed, I'm heavily into electronics so this list will be a little biased. However, no one can deny that the nineties were the decade in which the electronics scene matured and became really important.
- 2. The Twilight Zone by 2 Unlimited
I can't tell how many times this raving melody line has been plagiarised by other bands. But this is the real stuff! Check it out for the daft raps and the absolutely powerful melody.
- 1. Insomnia by Faithless
Probably one of the greatest fusion bands in the nineties with a musical repertoire far greater than smashing dance hits alone. There are better songs that Insomnia but this is the most known and the most 90's-esque one.
I'm mainly into electronics :D.
- 10. Cotton Eye Joe by I Don't Gots A Clue
- 9. Be My Baby Tonite by John Michael Montgomery
i had to throw some country in there to mix things up a little
- 8. I Wanna Fuck A Dog In The Ass by Blink182
the first time i heard this song i laughed untill i cryed!
- 7. Any Song Of Detsl's by Detsl
uh i can't understand of word of his music, and honestly i think thats why i love it so much!
- 6. Sweet Child Of Mine by Guns And Roses
my mom used to sing me to sleep with this song, great memories!
- 5. Fantsy by Maria Cary
jus a sweet song
- 4. Sex And Candy by Marcy Play Ground
a song i love to sing along to!
- 3. Gin And Juice by Snoop Dogg
- 2. Wrong Way by Sublime
this song jus kicks ass!
- 1. No Rain by Blind Melon
uh, this is the best song ever!
By: Jacob Mendoza
- 10. I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston
- 9. Titanic Theme Song by Celine Dion
- 8. California Love by Tu Pac And Dr Dre.
- 7. Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice
- 6. Cant Touch This by Mc Hammer
- 5. Any Man Of Mine by Shania Twain
- 4. Kiss From A Rose by Seal
- 3. Carnival by Natlie Merchant
- 2. What's Up? by 4-non Blonde's
this song was played over and over again! dont hear it much now!
- 1. You Are Not Alone by Michael Jackson
this might have been michael jackson's best song ever! was #1 for weeks!
these songs are not necessarily the best! but most memorable songs i could think of!
By: Scott D.
- 10. My Hero by Foo Fighters
- 9. Devil Without A Cause by Kid Rock
- 8. The Girl With The World In Her Eyes by 2skinneej's
if you've never listened to them, you should try it
- 7. Stand Inside Your Love by Smashing Pumpkins
- 6. Get It Together by Beastie Boys
- 5. Holiday by Weezer
- 4. Tonight Tonight by Smashing Pumpkins
- 3. Across The Sea by Weezer
- 2. Black by Pearl Jam
- 1. Only In Dreams by Weezer
Arguably the best song ever
That list was hard to make. That was my 15 minutes of thinking version. I'm sure if i pounded it out for a few hours it'd look way different.
- 10. Black by Pearl Jam
i like alot of their songs
- 9. I'm Only Happy When It Rains by Garbage
I love this band. Ive been a fan of theirs for years and finally got to see them this passed November with No Doubt.
- 8. Maybe by Candlebox
one of my favorite songs.
- 7. Thats Just What You Are by Aimee Mann
this song is great
- 6. April Fools by Rufus Wainwright
I like this guy
- 5. Sleep to Dream by Fiona Apple
- 4. Mayonaise by The Smashing Pumpkins
great song, great band, I love Billy
- 3. Fake Plastic Trees by Radiohead
reminds me of the movie clueless, a 90s movie fav
- 2. Spiderwebs by No Doubt
they are still my fav band. I've seen them twice in concert-in Alaska and Arizona.
- 1. Live Forever by Oasis
Brings back memories of jr high
i feel that theres alot of other bands besides these ones i loved in the 90s and they will always be my favorite decade in music. some including TLC, No Doubt, The Smashing Pumpkins, Fiona Apple, Blur, Bush, Radiohead, Belly, Collective Soul, Oasis, Counting Crows, The Cranberries, Hole, Ben Folds Five, Poe, Everclear, Fountains of Wayne, Nada Surf, Green Day, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Third Eye Blind, New Radicals, Beck, Aerosmith, Natalie Imbruglia, Jewel, man there are so many others. it's sad that music these days will never be the same and that bands that we grew up with in the 90s are breaking up because of all these teenybopping lovin avril fans and trl takin over the scene. this decade sucks, and not only with music.
- 10. Let You Down Or Crash Into Me Or Don't Drink The W by Dave Matthew's Band
- 9. Don't Panic by Coldplay
- 8. Tonight, Tonight by Smashing Pumpkins
- 7. The Drugs Don't Work by The Verve
- 6. Scar Tissue by Red Hot Chili Peppers
- 5. Daysleeper Or At My Most Beautiful by R.e.m
- 4. Paranoid Android by Radiohead
- 3. Don't Cry by Guns N Roses
- 2. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
- 1. The Masterplan Or Live Forever by Oasis
Please take a look to spanish band called mago de oz (wizard of oz) and his folk-rock-metal-pop. best guitar and voice good songs: satania, danza del fuego, hasta que el cuerpo aguante, se�or del os gramillos, pensando en ti (dust in the wind, kansas cover), fiesta pagana
- 10. Don't Go Away by Oasis
- 9. All Apologies by Nirvana
- 8. Creep by Radiohead
- 7. For You To Notice... by Dashboard Confessional
Best lyrics ever...
- 6. With or Without You by U2
- 5. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
- 4. Bitter Sweet Symphony by The Verve
- 3. Can't Stop Loving You by Van Halen
- 2. Kite by U2
- 1. Yesterday Went Too Soon by Feeder
This song is perfect... Plain and simple
I must've forgot many good songs, but to me these 10 songs are really great.
- 10. In The Club by 50 Cent
- 9. Wanksta by 50 Cent
- 8. Cleveland Rocks by bone Thugs-n-harmony
- 7. Regulate by Warren G
- 6. First Of The Month by Bone Thugs-n-harmony
- 5. Cross Roads by Bone Thugs-n-harmony
- 4. Ruff Ryders Anthem by Dmx
- 3. Igniton Remix by R-kelly
- 2. 2live An Die In La by Tupac
- 1. Dear Momma by Tupac
50 cent was hott when he first cam out then he just got old he pretty much sucks ne more
- 10. Aeroplane by Red Hot Chili Peppers
- 9. Welcome to the Jungle by Guns and Roses
- 8. With or Without you by U2
- 7. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
- 6. Superman's Dead by Our Lady Peace
- 5. The Beautiful People by Marilyn Manson
- 4. Anything from Dookie by Green Day
- 3. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
- 2. Yellow by Coldplay
- 1. Jump by Kris Kross
- 10. The Roof Is On Fire by The BloodHoung Gang
Funny band, great cd, "One Fierce Beer Coaster" Buy it! You won't be disappointed!
- 9. Seether by Veruca Salt
Can't fight the Seether! Great girl band in the 90's. Too bad they broke up!
- 8. Molly by Sponge
One of the best songs Sponge ever came out with. "16 candles down the drain"
- 7. Cumbersome & Water's Edge by Seven Mary Three
Couldn't decide on the 2 songs, both are awesome. I love those guys!
- 6. Closer by Nine Inch Nails
I wanna f@*# you like an animal! Need I say more?
- 5. Black by Pearl Jam
Another 90's staple cd, Pearl Jam "Ten" Go, NOW, BUY IT!
- 4. Little Things by Bush
I love the whole "16STONE" CD... It's a must-have!
- 3. More Human Than Human by White Zombie
This is the best song! I went to the concert! I couldn't move my head the next day!
- 2. Lighting Crashes by Live
Mellow, smooth, and good for you to!
- 1. Heart Shaped Box by Nirvana
One of the bands greatest songs. I want to eat your cancer when you turn black. Hey, wait, I got a new complaint!
The greatest band METALLICA, I love every song on every CD. I couldn't see putting Metallica on every number! I love you guys! Everybodys musical tastes are different, there was alot of great music in the 90's. I think that was the best 10 years in music. There will never be another 10 years so full of great, inspiritational, and from-the-soul music again like that. Now we are being held down and candy-coated soda pop,bubblegum, repeat this song 8 times every hour on the radio crappy music is being shoved down our throat. Grunge is gone,welcome all skaters. I will miss the Pearl Jam,Nirvana,and Stone Temple Pilots era. It makes me sad.
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