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

    By: Meg
    • 10. Magic Pie by Oasis
    • 9. Isreals Son by Silverchair
    • 8. Open Fire [ana's Song] by Silverchair
    • 7. Left Of The Middle by Natalie Imbruliea...
    • 6. Run On by Moby
    • 5. Hero by Walflowers
    • 4. Let Me Clear My Throat by Biz Markie
    • 3. The Power Of Goodbye by Madonna
    • 2. Sunday Morning Call by Oasis
    • 1. Live Forever by Oasis

    By: Eric
    • 10. Alive by Pearl Jam
      Pearl Jam strikes one more time. This song features a great guitar solo at the end of the song.
    • 9. Down in a Hole by Alice in Chains
      I particularly like the unplugged version.
    • 8. Yellow Ledbetter by Pearl Jam
      It's a shame that this song wasn't allowed on the Ten album due to it's similarity to a Jimi Hendrix song. If it would have made it, Ten would have been that much better.
    • 7. Plush by Stone Temple Pilots
      Plush heads one of the best albums of the nineties in Core.
    • 6. Disarm by Smashing Pumpkins
      Disarm has a unique sound and is one of the all time greats. My favorite Smashing Pumkins song.
    • 5. Self-Esteem by The Offspring
      This is a great song and Smash is a good album. I wish that Offspring would have kept the grunge sound.
    • 4. Machinehead by Bush
      I think that this song is Bush's masterpiece along with Glycerine. By the way I think that sixteen stone is one of the most underrated albums of the nineties.
    • 3. Man in the Box by Alice in Chains
      Another classic Grunge song. Great vocals and music from the late Layne Staley.
    • 2. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
      One of the most emotional songs of all time. And also has the most disturbing and in my opinion best video of all time.
    • 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      This song changed the face of Music virtually overnight! The best song of the nineties, period.

    I think that the nineties, at least the early nineties, rival the seventies as one of the greatest era of music ever.
    By: Rob E
    • 10. When Worlds Collide by Powerman 5000
      One of my top favorite songs, awesome, by the guy that is somehow related to Rob zombie (no one still knows what it is really...)
    • 9. Guerilla Radio by Rage Against the Machine
      Awesome song by an awesome band. Deffinately worth a listen.
    • 8. Du Haust by Rammstein
      Everyone says its "you hate me" but truly its "you have me." Love song hidden behind a hate song? You decide.
    • 7. Bawitdaba by Kid Rock
      Kid Rock did a few good songs, but this was probably the best one of all, and his first hit.
    • 6. Faith by Limp Bizkit
      A remake of a classic song, this one is a top favorite of mine.
    • 5. Sweet Dreams by Marilyn Mason
      Yet another remake of a classic song, this version deffinately outdid its original version. So evil, it makes me shiver.
    • 4. One by Creed
      Great band, greater song. Have a listen.
    • 3. Hunger Strike by Temple of the Dogs
      "I'm going hungry" Bah. Just put it here because I love to annoy people by singing it. LOL
    • 2. Plowed (Say a Prayer for me) by Sponge
      Of Empire Records fame, this song is that one song no one knows the name of or the band, took a little research, but easily found. God, I have no life. "Say a prayer for me"
    • 1. Glycerine by Bush
      "Don't let the days go by... Glycerine" God, do I love this song. Kinda me and my girls song... yeah. Love ya babe.

    Notable mention: Goo Goo Dolls Iris. Beautiful song. Nuff said.
    By: Ben
    • 10. Blackhole Sun by Soundgarden
    • 9. Plush by Stone Temple Pilots
    • 8. Basket Case by Green Day
    • 7. One by Metallica
    • 6. Lightening Crashes by Live
    • 5. Bad Habit by The Offspring
    • 4. Smells like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
    • 3. Alive by Pearl Jam
    • 2. Blind by KoRn
      Just f'ing rocks. Introduced me to the real hard side of rock
    • 1. Disarm by Smashing Pumpkins
      I heard this when I was 13. Ever since then, I have embraced music, and am now a trombone player and drummer.

    Honorable mentions Alice in Chains, Rage against the Machine, Blues Traveler, DMB.
    By: Brittni
    • 10. Angel by Amanda Perez
      i love this song
    • 9. Miss Independent by Kelly Clarkson
      love it
    • 8. Stupid Girl by Cold
      it reminds me of my boyfriend!
    • 7. Wait and Bleed by Slipknot
      love it
    • 6. The Day that I die by Good Charlotte
      This song discribes me so well!!!!
    • 5. Young and the Hopeless by Good Charlotte
      This song is so true!
    • 4. Whats Your Fantasy by Ludicris
      one of the best songs
    • 3. Last Resort by Papa Roach
      love it
    • 2. Belive by Diamond Rio
      I love this song!
    • 1. James Dean by Daniel Bedingfeild
      This is the best song!!!!!

    I love all types of music country,pop,rap and especially rock and heavy medal!!!!! I'm just tight like that
    By: Jacqueline
    • 10. Everything I Do, I Do It For You by Bryan Adams
      I love Bryan Adams.
    • 9. Mama Said Knock You Out by LL Cool J
      Good song to listen too when you're pissed off.
    • 8. Anybody Seen My Baby by Rolling Stones
      The Stones have had dozens of cool songs but I love the guitar in this one.
    • 7. California Love by Tupac feat. Dr. Dre
      It just makes you want to party.
    • 6. Give it Away by Red Hot Chilli Peppers
      This song puts me in a really good mood for some reason...
    • 5. Hero by Mariah Carey
      I always listen to this song for inspiration. She really has a great voice.
    • 4. Crazy by Aerosmith
    • 3. Under the Bridge by Red Hot Chilli Peppers
      Great song by a great band. " Under the Bridge " got me into the Red Hot Chilli Peppers.
    • 2. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      Nirvana is definitely one of the greatest bands of the nineties.
    • 1. Always by Bon Jovi
      I first heard this song at a school dance. I love the words and the music.

    Hey! I listen to nearly everything and it's great to see that others on here are also so open-minded about music.
    By: Mike
    • 10. I Drive Myself Crazy by Nsync
      i hate nstnc but that was played on the radio so much it wasnt even funny people mustve liked it
    • 9. Ei by Nelly
    • 8. Back That Ass Up by Juvenile
    • 7. Its Like This And Like That by Snoop Dog And Dr Dre
    • 6. Smoke Weed All Day by 2pac
    • 5. Waterfalls by Tlc
    • 4. No Scrubs by Tlc
    • 3. Mind On My Money by Snoop Doggy Dog
    • 2. Crossroads by Bone Thugz-n-harmony
    • 1. California Love by 2pac
      2pac rules

    2pac is the best single rapper iconz is the best group, bone thugz to follow
    By: Tanya
    • 10. Under The Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers
      I used to party under the bridge...just out of town. I don't see any of those people anymore. "Under the bridge downtown, forgot about my love."
    • 9. Possession by Sarah Machlauglin
      Actual words from the letters of a stalker wanting to kill Sarah if she wouldn't love him! That's crazy *ss sh%t. "I will be the one to hold you down, kiss you so hard. I'll take your breath away. And after I kiss away the tears, just close your eyes, dear." Sends shivers down my spine.
    • 8. Everybody Hurts by REM
      You would think the title would say it all...until you see the video. "Everybody hurts, take comfort in your friends."
    • 7. Gone Away by The Offspring
      A sad punk song...who'da thunk it? "It feels like heaven's so far away"
    • 6. Angel by Sarah Machlauglin
      Ever watch someone die..."Spend all your time waiting for that second chance, for a break that would make it okay."
    • 5. Long December by Counting Crows
      It had been a rough year for my group of friends and me when this song came out. "Been a long December and there's reason to believe, maybe this year will be better than the last."
    • 4. Can You Feel The Love Tonight by Elton John (Lion King sdtrk)
      This song was sang to me by a very good friend of mine. It was also the song playing on the radio when his uncle called to tell me that he had been in a car accident. He didn't make it. "There's a calm surrender, through the rush of day."
    • 3. It's So Hard To Say Good-bye To Yesterday by Boyz II Men
      "And I'll take with me the memories to be my sunshine after the rain."
    • 2. Don't Want To Miss A Thing by Aerosmith
      Another song that brings on the ol' waterworks. "I don't want to close my eyes...cuz I'd miss you, and I don't want to miss a thing."
    • 1. Champagne Supernova by Oasis
      Great song. Brings sad and happy memories. "Where were you while we were getting high???"

    By: Chuck
    • 10. Black Hole Sun by Soundgarden
      great tune...love chris cornell's voice in this song
    • 9. Better Man by Pearl Jam
      pearl jam rules
    • 8. Runaway Train by Soul Asylum
      reminds me of past relationships...
    • 7. Interstate Love Song by Stone Temple Pilots
      what else can i say
    • 6. 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins
      shows the talent of billy corgan and company
    • 5. The Unforgiven by Metallica
      what a classic...i wish metallica would write songs again like they did in the black album and before
    • 4. Lightning Crashes by Live
      very very powerful song
    • 3. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      anthem of the 90s
    • 2. Elderly Woman Behind the Counter in a Small Town by Pearl Jam
      another PJ song that has amazing lyrics and guitar riffs
    • 1. Black by Pearl Jam
      this song has the greatest tune to it...eddie vedder sounds great in this song and the lyrics are amazing...it is very powerful if u listen to the lyrics

    I'm obviously forgetting a few but im doin this from the top of my head!!
    By: Tanya
    • 10. The Last Drink by The Odds
      What ever happened to this band??? They were pretty popular for a while there??? Dunno...but they left us with some great songs. This just being one of them.
    • 9. Today I Hate Everyone by The Killjoys
      The title is self explanitory. It's a fabulous song. They know us so well!!
    • 8. Life Is A Highway by Tom Cochrane
      Great song...nice guy!
    • 7. Wheat Kings by The Tragically Hip
      This songs is not okay!!! What happened to this man is apalling!!! The Canadian judicial system should have been very ashamed!!! But what a well written song!! Makes you think.
    • 6. Fifty Mission Cap by The Tragically Hip
      This whole album has a whole lot of songs that reflect on actual events. All very well written. This one's about the Toronro Maple Leafs player that disappeared in the 50's. "The last goal he scored won the Leafs the cup, they didn't win another...the year he was discovered."
    • 5. Friend Of Mine by Treblecharger
      "I'll make no claim on your design. I will not call you a friend of mine." Full of bitter lines and great beats.
    • 4. 4am by Our Lady Peace
      Amazing. Brings a tear to my eye. Well written, Raine.
    • 3. New Orleans Is Sinking by The Tragically Hip
      Affectionately known as "Trag" to us Canadians, they are probably one of the very best and this is one of the very best songs EVER!!!
    • 2. Run & Hide by The Watchmen
      If you dig good rockin' tunes...this band is for you.
    • 1. Old Apartment by Barenaked Ladies
      Funny, funny, funny. What a great Canadian band!!!

    I am Canadian and also a HUGE fan of Canadian music. Not that I have anything against musicians from anywhere else in the world, I just feel a strong sense of patriotic pride whenever I hear a good song by a Canadian artist. And nowadays, you can't turn on the radio, muchmusic, or MTV without hearing something Canadian!!! Way to go Avril, Sum 41, Shania, Barenaked Ladies, Nickelback, Lillix, etc. And, look out world...Canadians aren't sitting back and listening to the music anymore...they're making it!!!!!

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