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


    By: Citizengreen
    • 10. Bulls On Parade by Rage Against The Machine
      This song became the anthem of the mid-90's, thus propulsing "Evil Empire" to be one of the top selling CD's in the decade!!
    • 9. Paranoid Android by Radiohead
      What can i say about Radiohead in general?....THEY ROCK!!
    • 8. Closer by Nine Inch Nails
      Nine Inch Nails spun controversy everywhere with their lyrics, and questionably insane videos. And this single, is one of the most recognizable songs ever!!
    • 7. Tomorrow by Silverchair
      "Frogstomp" is still an awesome CD to listen to, and definitely one of the best of the 90's. Never did i think 3 17 year olds could rock like that!!
    • 6. Faith by Limp Bizkit
      It was awesome when it came out...too bad they couldnt keep the energy and raw feel of "Three Dollar Bill Yall."
    • 5. Homebrew by 311
      311 is hands down one of the best concerts you can possibly attend, and the fact that the guys keep it down to earth with their grassroots, is badass. Keep it real til the end!!
    • 4. F**k Da Police by Ice Cube
      I hate 'em........stay away from my stash!
    • 3. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      Though i dont like the song anymore, (I did the first 1,500 times i heard it) You cant deny the impact the single had on music.
    • 2. Loser by Beck
      When i first heard this song, i felt a new type of music was being born. Beck composes music with scratching, samples, and any type of percussion, or instrument you can think of!.....2 turntables and a microphone is all you need baby!
    • 1. Blind by Korn
      KoRn brought a whole new underground genre to the scene, which became a METAL revolution in the late 90's, early 2-thou's.

    My list isnt really in any order, those are just the 10 artists i beleive affected the 90's the most. So many more Artists id love to add, but the list is only 10 slots!! CRAP!!
    By: Briddon
    • 10. The Man Who Sold The World by Nirvana
    • 9. Creep by Radio Head
    • 8. The Bends by Radio Head
    • 7. Come As You Are by Nirvana
    • 6. Dissident by Pearl Jam
    • 5. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
    • 4. Enter Sandman by Metallica
    • 3. No Suprises by Radio Head
    • 2. Tomorrow by Silverchair
      I love this song, the guys from silverchair wrote this song when they 14
    • 1. Lithium by Nirvana
      Great song cant stop listening to it, top stuff.


    By: Miller Time
    • 10. In The Mean Time by Spacehog
      One hit wonder...amazing sound.
    • 9. Echo by Incubus
      Just listen to the lyrics....that's all i can say.
    • 8. Possum Kingdom by The Toadies
      I guarantee you you've heard of this song...you just didn't know the Toadies sang it (one hit wonder).
    • 7. Interstate Love Song by Stone Temple Pilots
      GREAT tune!!!Easily in my top ten.
    • 6. Present Tense by Pearl Jam
      Powerful lyrics.......it makes much more sense to live in the present tense.
    • 5. I Miss You by Incubus
      Again great lyrics.
    • 4. Wicked Garden by Stone Temple Pilots
      Unbelievable sound....GREAT lyrics!!!!
    • 3. Hope by Our Lady Peace
      Not very popular, but amazing tune.
    • 2. Elderly Woman Behind The Counter In A Small Town by Pearl Jam
      Hearts and thoughts they fade, fade away....great lyrics!!!!
    • 1. Plush by Stone Temple Pilots
      This song is very hard to beat...enough said.

    That top ten is pretty hard to beat.....it's the lyrics that makes a good song great!!!
    By: Amy
    • 10. Black Hole Sun by Soundgarden
      Beautiful Song.
    • 9. Spaceman by Babylon Zoo
      The most popular of Babylon Zoo's songs. Only song most people can remember. HUGE in the UK and Europe.
    • 8. MMMBop by Hanson
      Extremely popular first single. Rad song I can still sing to!
    • 7. Every You, Every Me by Placebo
      Fantastic song that became famous from the movie 'Cruel Intentions'. Made alot of people become into Placebo.
    • 6. Creep by Radiohead
    • 5. The Beautiful People by Marilyn Manson
      The song that launched Marilyn's career.
    • 4. Bittersweet Symphony by The Verve
      Amazing song, amazing violins.
    • 3. The End is the Beginning is the End by The Smashing Pumpkins
      Excellent song off the 'Batman Forever' soundtrack.
    • 2. Nine Inch Nails by Closer
      The "f**k you like an animal" song. Nin's most famous song.
    • 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      Unarguably *the* song of the nineties.


    By: Wendy
    • 10. I Want You by Savage Garden
      Like a Chica cherry cola. Who can't like a song with the words chica cherry cola in them???
    • 9. Hey Jealousy by Gin Blossoms
      Great song, Great lyrics
    • 8. If it Makes You Happy by Sheryl Crow
      Sheryl Crow in the good ol days when her songs were better.
    • 7. You Gotta Be by Desree
      Awesome song, Awesome lyrics, and Awesome vocals, well the vocals are average.
    • 6. Closer to Free by Bodeans
      Everybody wants to be closer to free.
    • 5. What's Going On by 4 Non Blondes
      First chick band song I ever listened to that wasn't 80's pop.
    • 4. Whatta Man by Salt-n-peppa and En Vogue
      He's a mighty good man, too bad i haven't found him yet.
    • 3. Bump and Grind by R. Kelly
      There's nothing wrong with a little bump and grind baby.
    • 2. Nobody by Keith Sweat
      Another sex song, it's just what I like.
    • 1. I Can Tell You Wanna f**k by 504 Boyz
      I don't know why I like the song but it's got a really nice beat and the lyrics are pretty tight.

    I made this list off of what was on my play list on my computer at that point in time, these are great songs but probably not the top 10 especially of the 90's
    By: Joshua
    • 10. November Rain by Guns*N* Roses
      Great Rock god and awsome solo from Slash.
    • 9. Popular by Nada Surf
      Great 90's song with great chourus! Remember the video like it was yesterday.
    • 8. Fiona Apple by Never is a Promise
      I love chicks who write there own songs.
    • 7. Gangsta's Paridise by Coolio
      Were did my Coolio go?
    • 6. Rape Me by Nirvana
      Great song has been rumored to be about Kurt's relationship with Dave Groul.
    • 5. Bullet with Butterflywings by The Smashing Pumpkins
      Great Beat god I love the Pumpkins.
    • 4. Forgiven by Alanis Morsette
      Bad mouthing Cathloic dogma never felt so good.
    • 3. Black and White by Micheal Jackson
      His a weirdo but I love his music.
    • 2. Beautiful People by Marilyn Manson
      The king of shock rock is awsome and I love the intro!
    • 1. Straight Up by Paula Abdul
      What can I say I love 90's pop hit has a great chorus and I can Sing along.


    By: Justine Scheibel
    • 10. Closer by Nine Inch Nails
    • 9. Would? by Alice In Chains
    • 8. Burden In My Hand by Soundgarden
    • 7. Little Things That Kill by Bush
    • 6. Under The Bridge by Red Hot Chili Pepers
    • 5. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
    • 4. No More Tears by Ozzy Osbourne
    • 3. Plush by Stone Temple Pilots
    • 2. Man In The Box by Alice In Chains
      alice in chains kicks ass
    • 1. Black Hole Sun by Soundgarden


    By: Karlz
    • 10. Waterfalls by TLC
      Best song from TLC, and with the best implicit message. I just love it (1996).
    • 9. In The Closet by Michael Jackson
      Recorded in 1991, this song is between the best of Michael Jackson, at least in my opinion.
    • 8. Dreams by The Corrs
      Original by Fleetwood Mac, this song is so good that have eclipsed almost the rest of the tracks from The Corrs (1998).
    • 7. Wannabe by Spice Girls
      No comments, it made a huge success all over the world, just that.
    • 6. Ce Ce Peniston by Finally
      This song resurrected in 1994 thanks to the OST of 'Priscilla Queen Of The Desert' and made a remarkable impact in our lives.
    • 5. Frozen by Madonna
      Simply one of the best songs ever written, not only in the nineties (1998)
    • 4. Saturday Night by Whigfield
      Who can't remember the jerky dance that accompanied this 1994 song?
    • 3. Together Again by Janet Jackson
      So danceable and so Janet! Unforgettable (1998).
    • 2. Believe by Cher
      Late in the 90s (1998) but truly AMAZING!!!!! Everyone should have this song. Brian Rawling rules!
    • 1. Desatame by Monica Naranjo
      This song was such a huge hit in Spain and Latin America between 1997 and 1998, and it marked a new era in spanish dance music and in the life of millions of people.

    We must not forget other songs by Madonna (Human Nature, Nothing Really Matters...), Red Hot Chili Peppers (Give It Away), Backstreet Boys (Everybody), Alanis Morrissette (Ironic), Gloria Estefan (Heaven's What I Feel), Natalie Imbruglia (Torn), Ace Of Base (Beautiful Life) or Aqua (Barbie Girl).
    By: Arturo H.
    • 10. Mambo Number 5 by Lou Bega
      A ritmo caribe´┐Żo!!!
    • 9. November Rain by Guns'n'roses
      Rock puro
    • 8. I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston
      Exquisita.
    • 7. Ciega, Sordomuda by Shakira
      De las mejores...
    • 6. Can't Touch This by Mc Hammer
      Diferente y muy ritmica
    • 5. Power Of Goodbye by Madonna
      Muy sentimental y apasionada
    • 4. Heal The World by Michael Jackson
      Hermosa...
    • 3. Sadness Part 1 by Enigma
      Muy medieval
    • 2. American Pie by Madonna
      Bellamente reeditada
    • 1. Frozen by Madonna
      La mejor de los 90???


    By: Mulder Junior
    • 10. Put It On by Big L
      Big L got dope beats and perfect rhymes!
    • 9. All Songs by Terror Squad
      Terror Squad - "The Album" - that's the shit! Believe me!! It's not that commercial stuff that Fat Joe is makin now....they were real! R.I.P. Big Punisher!!!
    • 8. All we Got Iz Us (Evil Streets) by Onyx
      Album "All We Got Iz Us is one of the best hip hop albums ever!!
    • 7. Sneakin Up by Fu-Schnickens
      Best comedy rap I've eva heard...Fu-Schnix were vewy vewy funny
    • 6. Straight Outta Ccompton by NWA
      That was a crew!!! That was a style! f**k tha police, Dopeman, Boys N Tha Hood, n all that...solo's weren't that good :(
    • 5. It's Tricky by Run DMC
      Cuz It's soooo trrrrrrrrrickkky!!
    • 4. Hit It From The Back by Mobb Deep
      Well, dat's cuz therre's my favorite verse...U know "Shorty don't front you betta act like you wittid, talkin like you neva did it, bitch admit it, matter fact shutta f'up n turn around..."
    • 3. This Is How We Do It by Montell Jordan
      That's the shit, knahm'sayin' perfect beat n all that
    • 2. Everyday Struggle by Notorious B.I.G.
      Biggie is the nex best after Pac (They're equel, but pac realised more)
    • 1. Do For Love by 2Pac
      That's my favorite n that's all, cuz Pac was, is n will fo'eva be best!!

    1988-1998 that was the time ov the best rap music!! Werd!!!

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