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

    By: Freddy
    • 10. Gorecki by Lamb
      this song brought out the best for me of '99- and still manages to bring up the best memories of the end of the decade!
    • 9. Spawn by George
      When i first heard this song, it had a huge impact on me and i couldn't get enough of it. It really stood out as a very distinct beautifully sung song. If Katie and Eddie ever reproduce, they will have the most talented kids with the most beautiful strong unique voices.
    • 8. Tonight, Tonight by Smashing Pumpkins
      Billy Corgan has the voice which epitomised the '90's. I appreciate the video to this song even more since i saw the inspiration behind it, a little film made in 1904(i think) called A Trip To The Moon. Very cute.
    • 7. Violet by Hole
      I fell in love with 'Live Through This' before i did with Nevermind. This album always brings upon nostalgia for the '90's- ahh those were the days! Yay for '94!!
    • 6. Fade Into You by Mazzy Star
      utterly brilliant! Their 'So Tonight that I might See' album is a masterpiece. Beautiful piece of work. It's just too bad that most brilliant bands of the 90's didn't last. Im yet to discover Hope's new band The Warm Inventions. The early 90's were the best in terms of music (fuck it, in terms of everything) of the decade, and i spent many a-nights falling asleep to this little doozy turned up loudly.
    • 5. Black Hole Sun by Soundgarden
      I tried to refrain myself from putting this song in cos I've heard it one too many times- but i never get sick of it. It truly did bring out the best of the 90's. And it doesn't hurt that Chris Cornell, like Ed and Kurt is not only a genuis but fucking hot too! (just quietly)
    • 4. Touched by Vast
      fuck-me WOW-FUCKING-WOW! Listen to this loud enough and i guarantee you will reach an altered state of mind!
    • 3. Precious Things by Tori Amos
      Tori is the 'fuck-you-tripped-out-genuis' that has never needed to even pick up a guitar. Her music is piano and vocals at their best. Who else can cover 'Smells Like Teen Spirit and Losing my Religion' on piano and still maintain their dignity?? And she does so very very well i may add. Very unique artist. NOTE: highlight of Precious Things is as follows: 'I wanna smash the faces of all those beautiful boys, all those Christian boys. So you can make me come, it doesn't make you Jesus.' Oh the irony!
    • 2. Mexican Seafood by Nirvana
      Im sorry but 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' has reached my 'if i hear that song one more time, im gonna kill somebody' point, so i have kept myself from mentioning it here. It is brilliant, but then again which of their songs aren't? Mexican Seafood is a song that i know what it is about, but still have not build myself to finding (all) the lyrics out, cos it just makes me appreciate it more this way. But it's worth finding out- trust me! Although, Heart Shaped Box is really my Nirvana song of the 90's. (just quietly)
    • 1. Black by Pearl Jam
      what can i say? Nirvana and Pearl Jam are one in the same in terms of brilliance, but i put PJ first cos Black has much deeper meaning than Mexican Seafood. This song is simply fucking brilliant- I've yet to hear another song which deals with this subject matter as well as Black does.I mean there are plenty, but Ed's approach is most unique. Eddie is a brilliant lyricist, what more can i say? If you haven't dissected his lyrics yet, i suggest you do so NOW! you'll gain a better understanding and more respect for them. NOTE: The cover of this song done by Staind is the biggest insult on good music in the history of insults. Pathetic, slow cover that tries to sound too much like Ed would sing it rather than 'appropriate' it as Tori does with her covers.

    These are merely the first 10 songs that popped into my head my friends. There are numerous others from bands including: The Eels; The RHCP; the foo's; veruca salt; PJ Harvey; Bjork; Alanis; etc etc
    By: Roman
    • 10. Crash & Burn by Savage Garden
    • 9. Gangsta Trippin' by Fat Boy Slim
    • 8. Lets Do It Right by Souldecsion
    • 7. Mistst´┐Żck by Megaherz
    • 6. Kopfschuss by Megaherz
    • 5. Feuer Frei by Rammstein
    • 4. Links 234 by Rammstein
    • 3. Weisses Fleisch by Rammstein
    • 2. Sandstorm by Darude
    • 1. Girl On T.v by Lfo

    By: Olie
    • 10. B2k by Uh Huh
      pandemonium baby!
    • 9. Backstreet Boys by The Call
    • 8. N Sync by Its Gonna Be Me
      1 of the worlds best ever boybands!
    • 7. Tupac Shakur by Changes
      2pac at his ver best!!!!
    • 6. Nelly by No 1
      1 of a kind artist
    • 5. Westlife by Fool Again
    • 4. Jermaine Dupri Feat Ludacris by Welcome To Atlanta
    • 3. Eminem by Slim Shady
      he is a lyrical genius!!!!!!!!!!!!
    • 2. My Love by Westlife
      a song for your love
    • 1. Hit Em Up by Tupac Shakur
      the best thing to hit rap music ever

    By: Derek
    • 10. Barbie Girl by Aqua
      Simply stupid but great song.
    • 9. The Chankah Song by Adam Sandler
      He's a Jew. With a Jew song. The Jews like it. I'm not a Jew and I love the song.
    • 8. I Believe I Can Fly by R. Kelly
      How can you get big with a song from the looney tunes micheal jordan movie?
    • 7. Foe Tha Love Of Tha $ by Bones Thugs-n-harmony
      Gotta make that MONEY MAN!
    • 6. Adam's Song by Blink 182
      very touching song
    • 5. My Way by Limp Bizkit
      Theme songs for the fred dirst in all of us!!!
    • 4. The Freshmen by The Verve Pipe
      Simply an awesome song and band.
    • 3. Country Grammar by Nelly
      Shimmy shimmy cocoa puff...listen to me now....light it up and take a puff...pass it to me now!
    • 2. Rape Me by Nirvana
      They wanted to play it at the MTV video awards but MTV wanted smells like teen spirit. So to scare MTV they started playing the first few chords to this song asnd went into smells like teen spirit.
    • 1. Dammit by Blink 182
      It's their first big hit and the best band of all-time!

    By: Jeff
    • 10. Insane In The Brain by Cypress Hill
    • 9. U Can't Touch This by Mc Hammer
    • 8. Summertime by Jazzy Jeff And Fresh Prince
    • 7. Give It Away by Red Hot Chili Peppers
    • 6. End Of The Road by Boyz Ii Men
    • 5. No Rain by Blind Melon
    • 4. Wonderwall by Oasis
    • 3. Losing My Religion by R.e.m
    • 2. Nuthin' But A G Thang by Dr. Dre W/ Snoop
    • 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana

    By: Bob Saget
    • 10. Wannabe by Spice Girls
    • 9. Machinehead by Bush
    • 8. Might Kc by For Squirrels
    • 7. Basketcase by Green Day
    • 6. Daylight Fading by Counting Crows
      cool band
    • 5. Today by Smashing Pumpkins
      awesome band
    • 4. The Sidewinder Sleeps Tonight by R.e.m.
      wonderful music
    • 3. Everlong by Foo Fighters
      cool band
    • 2. No Rain by Blind Melon
      great song, great video, great band.
    • 1. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
      again, great song, great video, great band.

    By: Thomas
    • 10. Only in Dreams by Weezer
      My favorite song on their Blue Album. This song is absolutely unbelievable with a baseline that seems to emphasize the obsession with this girl and how shes "in the air."
    • 9. Better Man by Pearl Jam
      Obviously I am a big Pearl Jam fan. However, after listening to this song and its lyrics, i feel as though im a better man because of it. Just kidding no more jokes, but this song is unbelievable.
    • 8. Lightning Crashes by Live
      Absolutely amazing. Their best song along with I alone, but I find this song much better for some reason.
    • 7. Nothing Else Matters by Metallica
      I love this ballad by Metallica. The message of individuality being all that matters in life really inspires me. The vocals on this song are absolutely unbelievable
    • 6. One by U2
      Absolutely unbelievable job by Bono to make a song that unifies all of humanity. We all share a common fate in life and were all Brothers and Sisters that are bound to One Love, and One Life.
    • 5. Iris by Goo Goo Dolls
      My lord this song is so touching. All my emotions are brought to the surface when i here this Amazing song.
    • 4. Tonight Tonight by Smashing Pumpkins
      Unbelievable song. Nothing more to say.
    • 3. Everlong by Foo Fighters
      This song builds to the most amazing pace of any song i have ever heard. Dave Grohl is my hero and in this song he shows why.
    • 2. Glycerine by Bush
      For Some reason this is one song i can never get sick of. Bush does an unbelievable job at saying that we should live our lives to the fullest and never let "days go by." The baseline in this song is AMAZING
    • 1. Black by Pearl Jam
      Unbelievable lyrics and music. A culmination of Eddy Vedders experiences and talents in one songs, although the entire Ten Album is amazing. When Vedder sings "I know you'll be a sun in someone else's sky, But why, why , why cant it be mine" I feel as though im about to cry.

    By: Sergio Gaviria M
    • 10. Lady Picture Show by Stone Temple Pilots
      cool song
    • 9. One Headlight by Wall Flowers
      I feel a depression...but I like this.
    • 8. Dumb by Nirvana
      ...." i think i'm dumb...or maybe just happy..."
    • 7. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
      What the hell ..? subliminal message ....live..cry and kill
    • 6. Black Hole Sun by Soundgarden
      i like that suicide song """!
    • 5. Two Princess by Spin Doctors
      when I'm sad..... mmm i hear this song and i remember the video and ... a smile appear on my face
    • 4. Karma Police by Radiohead
      cool SAD !!
    • 3. Losing My Religion by R.e.m.
      all a classic...no commentaries.....
    • 2. No Rain by Blind Melon
      ohhhhhHHHH what voice !!!!!! Shannon Hoon !! simply.....it's beautiful
    • 1. Smell's Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      ohhh cool lyrics.....energy and depression in one only art piece

    12) Stratosphere (STRATOVARIUS) 13) 1979 (SMASHING P.) 14)Man in the box (Alice in chains) 15)Zombie (CRANBERRIES) 16)Hole in my soul (Aerosmith)
    By: Sweetd3387
    • 10. Dreamlover by Mariah Carey
    • 9. Never Gonna Get It by En Vogue
    • 8. Always by Bon Jovi
    • 7. The Distance by Cake
    • 6. Again by Janet Jackson
    • 5. On Bended Knee by Boyz Ii Men
    • 4. California Love by 2pac
    • 3. Stay by Lisa Loeb
    • 2. Shoop by Salt N Pepa
    • 1. Say It Ain't So by Weezer

    By: Kiara
    • 10. With Or Without You by U2
      The best track ever by u2!!!!!!!1
    • 9. Mistake by Fiona Apple
      Cos she is one cool, talented chick
    • 8. Even Flow by Pearl Jam
      Cos pearl jam rockssssssss!!!!!11
    • 7. Heart Shaped Box by Nirvana
      no reason really .......jsut a good track
    • 6. Come As You Are by Nirvana
      purely because of my bias towards kurt kobain!!!! and his genius
    • 5. The Greatest View by Silverchair
      well no reason really.just a cool track
    • 4. Tomorrow by Silverchair
      well firstly they were 14 when they wrote this.......remarkable effort. Also the vocals are good.
    • 3. Garden by Pearl Jam
      Once again ......its pearl jam!!!!!1
    • 2. Black by Pearl Jam
      well they are pearl jam arentthey.thats wat makes them so brilliant!
    • 1. Emotional Sickness by Silverchair
      most breathtakingly and beautifully haunting song. Has a very strong, emotional impact on the listener

    Pearl Jam and Silverchiar are the greatest bands on this planet. Pearl jam because they are so awesome and talented! and silverchair because they are so young and talented.

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