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What are your top ten favorite songs from the 90s?

    By: Sg
    • 10. On A Plain by Nirvana
    • 9. Plateau by Nirvana
    • 8. R*pe Me by Nirvana
    • 7. Something In The Way by Nirvana
    • 6. Dumb by Nirvana
    • 5. Lithium by Nirvana
    • 4. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
    • 3. Oh Me by Nirvana
      cobain unplugged!!!
    • 2. Lake Of Fire by Nirvana
      one helluva underated song
    • 1. Come As You Are by Nirvana

    well its my nirvana top ten!!
    By: Sexy Chic
    • 10. Dammit by Blink 182
      "well i guess this is growing up"
    • 9. Bro Hymn Tribute by Pennywise
      "To all my friends present past and beyond - to all those who werent with us to long - lifes the most precious thing you can lose - Whooaaaaooahhhh Whoohhhhhhaaahhhohhhh"
    • 8. The Next Episode by Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg and Nate Dogg
      "smoke weed everyday!"
    • 7. Pony by Ginuwine
      "If your horny - let's do it - ride it - my pony"
    • 6. California Love by 2pac and Dr. Dre
      "California knows how to party, in the citaay - the city of compton - we keep it rockin"
    • 5. Baby Got Back by Sir Mixalot
      "I like big butts and i cannot lie"
    • 4. Black or White by Michael Jackson
      "If your thinkin bout bein my baby it don't matter if your black or white"
    • 3. Enter Sandman by Metallica
      "Take my hand, we're off to never-neverland"
    • 2. Under The Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers
      "I don't ever wanna feel, like i did that day"
    • 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      "With the lights out, It's less dangerous" "Here we are now entertain us"

    Too many good songs to choose from - really anything from the Chili Peppers, Nirvana, MJ and Dr. Dre is good - so many classics that stand the test of time
    By: Juan Tripier
    • 10. Aenima by Tool
      This song is simply great
    • 9. Wonderwall by Oasis
      Oasis best
    • 8. When I Come Around by Green Day
      How could I not put this song on the list, it's the perfect example of what Green Day is, and Green Day are one of the best
    • 7. Shine by Collective Soul
      One of the best rock songs of the 90's, well its in the list
    • 6. Black Hole Sun by Soundgarden
      Grunge at its best
    • 5. Mr. Jones by Counting Crows
    • 4. Bittersweet Symphony by The Verve
      Excellent song, excellent, perfectly made
    • 3. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
      I personally don't like the song, but it has to be on the list, it's probably Pearl Jam's best song, and Pearl Jam is one of the best bands of the 90's
    • 2. Plush by Stone Temple Pilots
      Great music, excellent singer
    • 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      Simply the best, and you know it

    I know I have good taste, but email me and tell me, its better
    By: Froggybabe
    • 10. Scream by Michael Jackson And Janet Jackson
      at least I didn't put down the Pop princesses like Brizitney Spheres.
    • 9. Viva Forever by Spice Girls
      Okay, this was hwat , like 1998 and I think nobody would ever of heard of it, but it was REALLLy good
    • 8. Californication by Red Hot Chili Peppers
      This might have been on 2000 or something but the video matched the music perfectly!
    • 7. Push It by Garbage
      Shirley Manson... enough said.
    • 6. Carry On Dancing by Savage Garden
      This has to be my life's album 1# most played song and my mind's energy music that I use when somebody shoots me with the reality bug. tee hee hee
    • 5. Eye by The Smashing Pumpkins
      The beats will FUNK you up, really... and at the end.. WOW~the synthesizers and guitars along with Chamberlin's drumming expertise rocked this song.
    • 4. Mouth by Bush
      Great band, great song, just superb!!
    • 3. Don't Speak by No Doubt
      I read that "Dracula" by Stoker from start to the 400-odd page finish with this song repeating over and over in my head. Gwen can really deck it out and pulls some of the best dress sense in the video too.
    • 2. Animal by Nine Inch Nails
      I cqan't really remember the exact title to the song, I think I was a bit 'out' at the time, but the song just tore up my realization of this so called good world and punched my musical spine till it bled. :)
    • 1. Stand Inside Your Love by The Smashing Pumpkins
      Probably the almost-known song of the infamous Pumpkins, This song and video has to be my favorite.... And of Course Nirvana's "Smells like Teen Spirit" and "Jeremy' by Peral Jam. of course. :)

    of course I have to give kudos to all the top grunge artists of the 90s.. but that will take to long, if you want, check out and buy "The Rotten Apples" Smashing Pumpkins Greatest Hits album... its soooo gooo.. milk came out fo my nose.
    By: Liz
    • 10. Alanis Morisette by You Outta Know
      This song was big
    • 9. Candlebox by Far Behind
      Another song that changed my taste in music
    • 8. Tupac by Changes
      once again another classic
    • 7. Limp Bizkit by Faith
      OMG so many memories of this song!
    • 6. Pearl Jam by Black
      This song changed my life
    • 5. Metallica by Unforgiven
      Classic Metallica song
    • 4. Sweet Dreams by Marilyn Manson
      This song was the start of something good
    • 3. What I Got by Sublime
      Love sublime
    • 2. All Apologies by Nirvana
      Classic Nirvana!
    • 1. Gin And Juice by Snoop Doggy Dog
      For me this song is what started it all

    By: Heather Byre
    • 10. My Own Summer (Shove It) by Deftones
      This is just one of the best songs of all time. Deftones are THE best and I should just move them to #1 on my list but that would require me to do more work than I otherwise would and that would taint my perfect record of laziness. BEST SONG EVER! YOU MUST HEAR IT!
    • 9. Uninvited by Alanis Morisette
      This is probably the one Alanis song that I still like. Maybe it's because I've seen 'City of Angels' or something...
    • 8. Where Did You Sleep Last Night (In the Pines) by Nirvana
      This was played in an MTV Unplugged session and was never released onto an album (as far as I know). It's SO good and is done with such passion - I LOVE IT!
    • 7. How's It Going to Be by Third Eye Blind
      Again, just another great song. I'm sure we all can relate to it at some point in time...
    • 6. Celebrity Skin by Hole
      I actually heard this song for the first time a few days ago and it's damn good.
    • 5. Everlong by Foo Fighters
      This remains as my favorite FF song.
    • 4. Sex and Candy by Marcy Playground
      This was a big song in the 90's and I can't believe so many people have forgot about it!
    • 3. Blue Monday by Orgy
      Ok I know that they did a cover of the original New Order song, but Orgy just made it so much better! =)
    • 2. The World I Know by Collective Soul
      I had loved this song when it was first released and then I forgot about it until I heard it again after 9.11 and it took on new meaning.
    • 1. One Headlight by The Wallflowers
      What can I say, it's just a great song.

    These are my favorite songs of the 90's that I could think of and they aren't in any particular order other than when I thought of them. Enjoy! (That is a lie, 'My Own Summer' needs to be in #1!!)
    By: Jeremy
    • 10. Rosa Parks by Outkast
      classic...nuff said
    • 9. Iris by Goo Goo Dolls
      high quality song
    • 8. Sunshine by Jay-z
      touch me with a heart of gold, i can't go a day without my sunshine
    • 7. Nuttin But a G-Thang by Dre Snoop
      best song from one of the best rap albums of the last 15 years
    • 6. Hero by Mariah Carey
      And then a hero comes along
    • 5. Notorious Thugs by Notorious BIG & BTNH
      tough to pick his best song with juicy, goin back to cali and sky's the limit to name a few but this one will be hott till the day i die
    • 4. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
      The song was written about me
    • 3. Crossroads by Bone Thugs n Harmony
      now tell me what u gonna do when there aint nowhere to run.....song is classic, video is hott
    • 2. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      probably the best rock song from the '90s that i've ever heard.
    • 1. I'll Make Love to You by Boys II Men
      Best RNB song ever...

    Honorable Mention....Ginuwine- Pony, 311- all mixed up, Warren G- regulate Mobb Deep- Shook ones
    By: Eliot Zuk
    • 10. XYU by The Smashing Pumpkins
      Mellon Collie & The Infinite Sadness (Twilight to Starlight)
    • 9. To Forgive by The Smashing Pumpkins
      Mellon Collie & The Infinite Sadness (Dawn to Dusk)Th
    • 8. Dross by The Smashing Pumpkins
      Machina II: Friends and enemies of modern music (Disc 1)
    • 7. Stand Inside Your Love (Acoustic version) by The Smashing Pumpkins
      Machina: The machines of God
    • 6. Landslide by The Smashing Pumpkins
      BETTER than that godawful Dixie Chicks version, and almost better than Fleetwood Mac's original version Pisces Iscariot
    • 5. Bodies by The Smashing Pumpkins
      Mellon Collie & The Inifite Sadness (Twilight to Starlight)
    • 4. Bury Me by The Smashing Pumpkins
    • 3. Tonight, Tonight by The Smashing Pumpkins
      Mellon Collie & The Infintie Sadness (Dawn to Dusk)
    • 2. The Tale of Dusty and Pistol Pete by The Smashing Pumpkins
      (My interpretaion): About Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love, and Love's lamenting over Kurt's suicide. Adore
    • 1. Mayonaise by The Smashing Pumpkins
      Siamese Dream

    I'm doing something a little different, and if you don't like it, I suppose it's your loss. This is: The Top 10 Smashing Pumpkins songs. Also, I wish it were possible to make a top 10 list of their best songs, and I'm only attempting to do the next best thing: Try.
    By: Leda
    • 10. Torn by Natalie Imbrugila
    • 9. He Wasnt Man Enough by Toni Braxton
      for every girl whose ever fallen
    • 8. Renegade Fighter by Zed
      SO catchy!!
    • 7. Push by Matchbox 20
    • 6. Escapade by Janet Jackson
      have u heard this song? so catchy!!
    • 5. November Rain by Guns N Roses
    • 4. Wonderwall by Oasis
    • 3. Gangsta by Bel Biv Devoe
    • 2. More Than Words by Extreme
    • 1. If I Could by 1927
      it just is...

    By: RL
    • 10. Mr. Jones by Counting Crows
      Believe in me - Help me believe in anything - Cause I want to be someone who believes
    • 9. Name by Goo Goo Dolls
      The scar's a souvenir she'd never lose - The past is never far - And did you lose yourself somewhere out there - Did you get to be a star ***** These guys were on the map with their harder stuff on Superstar Carwash, but this song did it...face it they're better at sappy stuff
    • 8. Good Intentions by Toad the Wet Sprocket
      For all the things I've left behind - I'm positive that I'm not blind
    • 7. Runaway Train by Soul Asylum
      Can you help me remember how to smile - Make it somehow all seem worthwhile - How on earth did I get so jaded - Life's mystery seems so faded
    • 6. Today by Smashing Pumpkins
      Pink ribbon scars - That never forget - I tried so hard - To cleanse these regrets - My angel wings - Were bruised and restrained - My belly stings
    • 5. All For You by Sister Hazel
      All my roads - They lead to you - I just can't turn and walk away
    • 4. Cumbersome by Seven Mary Three
      She's wanting me less and I'm wanting her more - The bitter taste is cumbersome ***** American Standard was an awesome album, there are 8-9 songs on the CD that are as good as this one.
    • 3. Losing My Religion by REM
      Life is bigger - It's bigger than you - And you are not me -The lengths that I will go to - The distance in your eyes
    • 2. Come As You Are by Nirvana
      Dowsed in mud - Soaked in bleach - As I want you to be
    • 1. Let Her Cry by Hootie And The Blowfish
      Last nite I tried to leave - She cried so much I just could not believe - She was the same girl I fell in love with long ago

    I know that I'm missing a lot here, but it's only 10 songs so I held myself to one song per band...And I'd like to note a few bands that missing like the Gin Blossoms, Everclear (My favorite band-but I couldn't pin a specific song), Bush, Better Than Ezra (Easily my second favorite-once again couldn't pin a specific song), Collective Soul and Pearl Jam

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