What are your top ten favorite songs from the 90s?
- 10. I Will Buy You A New Life by Everclear
like listening to everclear...they got a bunch of good songs...you should check them out
- 9. Save Tonight by Eagle Eye Cherry
Another one of those songs i start singing for no reason. I love singing it to myself while i doze off in school..u should try it.
- 8. Weird Al Yankovic by Jerry Springer
U have to listen to this song. Its hilarious.
- 7. Hows It Going To Be? by Third Eye Blind
lots of people dont like 3rd eye blind, but i love this song. HOws it gonna be when u dont know me?
- 6. Closing Time by Semisonic
I dunno but i'll start singing this for no reason.
- 5. Believe by Cher
Cher has got the weirdest voice...thats why this song is cool to listen to
- 4. Island In The Sun by Weezer
I love how this starts out!
- 3. Rem by Man On The Moon
hmm...dunno its just good
- 2. When I Come Around by Green Day
Great song to get u movin.
- 1. Freshmen by Verve Pipe
When your in one of those moods...this is the song
Most of my songs arent rock. Even though i listen to rock today. Staind, linkin park, hoobastank, 3 doors down. Check them out cuz they are real good!
By: Brendan Donnelly
- 10. Its The End Of The World As We Know It (i Feel Fin by Rem
I still argue its without doubt the hardest song to karaoke in music history.
- 9. Better Man by Pearl Jam
I cant get enough of this, and i love playing the drums to it on my steering wheel, while blairing it, cruising at a safe speed of 35 mph
- 8. Impression That I Get by Bosstones
The song that brought ska to the people, truly revolutionary. Belongs next to jackie robinson, and elanor roosevelt as the most revolutinary event/person
- 7. Ruby Soho by Rancid
although i still dont know what he's saying, its still one of the catchiest songs of all time, too bad i cant sing it
- 6. 2 Princes by Spin Doctors
this song makes me excited, like when i used to climb the rope in gym class
- 5. Mmmm Mmmm Mmmm by Crash Test Dummies
I dunno why i like it, but its so great, truly one of my all time favorite songs, bonus points for being in Dumb and DUmber
- 4. Till I Hear It From You by Gin Blossomstill
Great refrain, the sound of the 90s, gin blossoms were at the top of their game
- 3. Dammit by Blink 182
The best guitar riff of all time in my opinion, yet so simple
- 2. Dont Look Back In Anger by Oasis
The best "ballad" of the 90s
- 1. Breakfast At Tifffany's by Deep Blue Something
breathtaking. Flawless. I cant say enough.
Honorable mentions go out to nirvana, green day, and sublime
- 10. Dear Momma by 2pac
I luv my momma!!
- 9. Gin N' Juice by Snoop Dogg
Thats all me and my homies used to sip on, while pimpin da ho's
- 8. Rough Riders Anthem by Dmx
Cuz thats how i used to roll back in the dayz
- 7. One More Road To Cross by Dmx
This song is true, there is always one more road to cross to get outta the gangsta life
- 6. Mo' Money Mo' Problems by P. Diddy
That makes me think about how it was for me grown up, cuz the mo money you have, the mo problems you get
- 5. Holla by Ja Rule
i can relate to that cuz me and my dawgs just chilled back in Compton and itz tight
- 4. California Luv by 2pac
that just shows how much dedication 2pac had to the west coast. "Westsiders"
- 3. Nothin' But A G-thing by Snoop Dogg
also, that song makes me think back on how it was for me when I was growing up in the ghetto.
- 2. Changes by 2pac
That song comes striaght from the heart. 2pacs the best!!
- 1. Back That Azz Up by Juvenile
That was a big hit in 1997. I can really relate to it, it makes me think back on how my mom was
- 10. Heavy by Collective Soul
- 9. Breaking the Girl by Red Hot Chilipeppers
- 8. High and Dry by Radiohead
- 7. Nearly Lost You by Screaming Trees
- 6. Got Me Wrong by Alice in Chains
- 5. Stop by Jane's Addiction
- 4. River of Deceit by Mad Season
- 3. Lakini's Juice by Live
- 2. The Day I Tried to Live by Soundgarden
- 1. Release by Pearl Jam
Honorable Mentions to: STP- Big Empty, Smashing Pumpkins- Rocket, Nirvana-On A Plain, Toadies- Possum Kingdom, R.E.M.- Everybody Hurts, AND EVERYTHING BY PEARL JAM
By: Adam Burrowes
- 10. Save Yourself by Stabbing Westward
catchy tune and dark sound best song by sw for sure
- 9. Renegades Of Funk by Rage Against The Machine
just snuk into the 90s
- 8. Killing In The Name by Rage Against The Machine
great song defined the band early on
- 7. Freak On A Leash by Korn
best korn song sweeeeet
- 6. Suggestions by System Of A Down
pity about the short length of soad songs but this is the best of the best
- 5. My Wave by Soundgarden
maybe not their best song, but a great song all the same
- 4. Stinkfist by Tool
soooooo good, unbelievble vocals by maynard james keenan
- 3. Cruella by Deadsy
- 2. Come As You Are by Nirvana
smoooooth, great bass by krist novoselic
- 1. Aenima by Tool
epic masterpiece best song of the 90s by a mile (greatest band of all time just quietly)
- 10. Love Fool by Cardigans
Loved Romeo and Juliet, Claire Daines was awesome, Leo was hot, and the soundtrack (christmas gift 1996) was so cool- Radiohead, garbage, all kinds of cool 90s stuff!!!
- 9. Whoomp There It Is by Tag Team
Party on party people let me hear some noise!
- 8. Macarena by ?
Oh come on, remember proms and dances and the inevitable Macarena? You know you do, don't lie, and you probably remember how to do it, too...
- 7. Wannabe by Spice Girls
For some odd reason my friends and I dressed up like the spice girls for halloween... I was Ginger and I had to get carried home by someone dressed like a caveman b/c I couldnt hardly walk.
- 6. Disco 2000 by Pulp
I remember drving to a party on December 31st 1999 and this is what we listened too, donning tiaras and transporting some lovely Bacardi.
- 5. All for Love by Color Me Badd
No, I'm not ashamed to admit a long time ago this was the first cassette tape I ever owned, and that my favorite episode of 90210 is when Donna meets Color Me Badd! It was the best of both worlds (I wanted to be Donna Martin!)
- 4. November Rain by Guns and Roses
This was one of THE coolest videos EVER!!! Rock on G'n'R!
- 3. Informer by Snow
Remember when the lyrics ran in captions when it was on MTV? I seriously memorized every single word!
- 2. Common People by Pulp
I wanna live like common people... great car singalongs...
- 1. Creep by Radiohead
Reminds me of 7th grade and later in college... then they went all "artistic"...
There were so many memorable songs, such catchy tunes, of course, grunge, Nirvana, Brit Pop (still a big favorite of mine), cheesy teen pop and hip hop... I loved it all, except SavageGarden b/c my mom bought a copy of their record and played it in the car constantly... so it was defintely hard to pick only 10!!! Honorable mentions to "Teen Spirit", "i'm too Sexy", "Rico Suave" (hehe), Weezer, Alanis, Oasis............
By: Da Brown Bomb
- 10. Shook Ones Part II by Mobb Deep
- 9. 2 Glocks by Bone Thugz n Harmony
- 8. Tommy's Theme by Made Men
- 7. Hit Em Up by 2pac
- 6. ATLienz by Outkast
- 5. Damien by DMX
- 4. Damn It Feels Good To Be A Gangsta by Geto Boys
- 3. Forgot About Dre by Dr Dre/Eminem
- 2. Changes by 2pac
best lyrics of any song ever
- 1. Notorious Thugz by Biggie/Bone Thugz n Harmony
phat beat, bomb lyrics, perfect song
- 10. Barbie Girl by Aqua
Unlucky not to be my number 1, slamming tune with very deep lyrics
- 9. Unfrogiven by Metallica
Great song and, along with Unforgiven 2, these are the best Metallica songs in my opinion
- 8. Wonderwall by Oasis
Yeh, they're pretty crap now but this was a class song in it's time.
- 7. Buck Rogers by Feeder
Wicked tune, my favourite Feeder song by far.
- 6. Smells like teen spirit by Nirvana
Basically everyone likes this song, me included, so why not include it.
- 5. Breakout by Foo Fighters
Rocking song, and the Foo's are my fav's, so this had to be in here somewhere.
- 4. Wake up by Rage Against the Machine
Not the best Rage song, but still great and the soundtrack to the best movie of all time- THE MATRIX!!!
- 3. Like A Stone by Audioslave
I know this wouldn't count as a 90's song, buts its still a great one!
- 2. Scar Tissue by Red Hot Chili Peppers
This and basically all of Californication, its all good.
- 1. Everlong by Foo Fighters
This is just simply my favourite ever song... IT ROCKS!!!
Although these bands are great, the didn't get into my top ten, sorry!-Stereophonics, blur, coldplay, shaggy, bob the builder.
- 10. Creep by Radiohead
cose im a creep!!!
- 9. Would by Alice In Chains
grunge age great memory
- 8. She by Suede
his voice is emaising
- 7. Enjoy The Silence by Depeche Mode
beutifull love song
- 6. Jermi by Pearl Jam
one of the best albums
- 5. California Love by 2pac And Dr Dre
the decade is not whole without 2pac
- 4. Push It by Garbage
fun for high volume
- 3. Ray Of Ligth by Madonna
- 2. Come As You Are by Nirvana
- 1. One by U2
best song of the decade
the wort song ever is "till i come" by atb
- 10. Self Esteem by Offspring
I first listened to this band in 1992. awesome sound.
- 9. Freak On A Leash by Korn
With a hard rock appeal and a unique sound, Korn is definitly one of the coolest band of the 90's
- 8. Smashing Pumpkins by 1979
the video was taped in my own city. Mellow song but still my second favorite
- 7. Lithium by Nirvana
What can I say, another Nirvana favorite
- 6. What I Got by Sublime
Ska/Reggai/Punk rock, this band fused a lot of music together yet the music was so original
- 5. Spiderwebs by No Doubt
A women who knows how to rock with the guys
- 4. When I Come Around by Greenday
Punk/Pop kind of sound. yet completely honest lyrics
- 3. Smells Like Team Spirit by Nirvana
Epitome of Grunge
- 2. Beautiful People by Marilyn Manson
Finally some shock rock for the 90's
- 1. Bullet With Butterfly Wings by Smashing Pumpkins
Definitely one of their best songs
I guess because i graduated highschool in 1998 i am kinda of biased towards 90's music. But I think the 90's was an prolific time for rock music. Bands like Nirvana and Greenday surely are the most notable
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