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

    By: Robert
    • 10. Porcelain by Moby
      one of the best songs ever written, a soothing melodic instrumental.
    • 9. No Rain by Blind Melon
      Great song, incorporates the beautiful acoustic rhythm, clean electric lead, a truly epic song
    • 8. All Apologies by Nirvana
      How can you not feel like bursting into tears during the "all in all . . " part
    • 7. Karma Police by Radiohead
      Acoustic/Piano song, bittersweet ballad, by an exetremely underrated band
    • 6. Eulogy by Tool
      Tool's best, but their other stuff is definately not far behind, great stuff.
    • 5. Hurt by Nine Inch Nails
      possibly the bands best song, it's really hard to say since they have so many greats.
    • 4. Under the Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers
      Whenever jamming on an acoustic with a bunch of friends nothing gets everyone singing like Under the Bridge, the EPIC song of hte 90s.
    • 3. Yellow Ledbetter by Pearl Jam
      Great blues/rock, can't understand the words, great solo.
    • 2. Santeria by Sublime
      Reggae/rock at it's best, grand solo, bassline, why'd he have to die when their was soo much left he could've given us.
    • 1. Heart-Shaped Box by Nirvana
      this song can reduce you to tears, it's just plain beautiful.

    My order is horrible, so i'm gonna list a bunch of songs i was thinking about putting on here: Cracker - Low, Collective Soul - December, Stone Temple Pilots - Interstate Love Song, REM - Everybody Hurts, Foo Fighters - Walking After You, Staind - Outside (one of their only good songs), Foo Fighters - Everlong, Nirvana - Come As You Are, Nine Inch Nails - Into the Void, Nine Inch Nails - Perfect Drug, Beck - New Pollution, Live - I Alone, Live - Lightning Crashes, Live - When Dolphins Cry, Rage Against the MAchine - Bullet in the Head, Mr. Jones - Counting Crows, Meat Puppets - Backwater, Marcy Playground - Sex and Candy, Alice In Chains - Heaven Beside You, Alice In Chains - I Stay Away, Bush - Glycerine, Red Hot Chili Peppers - (Otherside, Scar Tissue, My Friends, Soul to Squeeze, Breaking the Girl), Pearl Jam - Daughter, Smashing Pumpkins - (Disarm, Today, Bullet With Butterfly Wings), there's ALOT more but i can think right now.
    By: Gordy McD
    • 10. Disarm by Smashing Pumpkins
    • 9. Shade by Silverchair
    • 8. Zero by Smashing Pumpkins
    • 7. Shimmer by Fuel
      ahh so good
    • 6. Perfect by Smashing Pumpkins
      best country driving song
    • 5. Eulogy by Tool
      tapping the desk has never been the same
    • 4. Turn My Head by Live
      best slow song
    • 3. Stinkfist by Tool
      I'll keep swimming, till i feel something this song got me into tool
    • 2. Parabol(a) by Tool
      The film clips sooo good
    • 1. Everlong by Foo Fighters
      the bit towards the end where it builds up sends shivers down my spine

    By: Felix Beamer
    • 10. Karma Police by Radiohead
    • 9. The Mollusk by Ween
    • 8. Hurt by Nine Inch Nails
    • 7. Basket Case by Green Day
    • 6. Fake Plastic Trees by Radiohead
    • 5. Heart Shaped Box by Nirvana
    • 4. Winona's Big Brown Beaver by Primus
    • 3. Cut Your Hair by Pavement
    • 2. Charmless Man by Blur
    • 1. Today by The Smashing Pumpkins

    By: Andrew
    • 10. Freak by Silverchair
    • 9. Break My Stride by Unique 2
    • 8. Forever Young by Interactive
    • 7. Joyride by Roxette
    • 6. Dreams by Cranberries
    • 5. Zombie by Cranberries
    • 4. Hitman by AB Logic
    • 3. Get Ready For This by 2 Unlimited
    • 2. Runaway Train by Soul Asylum
    • 1. What's Up by 4 Non Blondes

    By: Tuckita
    • 10. Ja Rule Jennifer Lopez by Im Real
    • 9. The Next Episode by Dr Dree Snoop Dogg
      un clasico
    • 8. Magic Stick by 50 Cent Ft Lil Kim
    • 7. Cold Ass Ice by Mop
    • 6. Dance For Me by Mary J Blige
    • 5. Bonnie And Clyde by Bonnie And Clyde
    • 4. You Cant Say What You Want by Methodman Ft Texas
    • 3. Still Not A Player by Big Pun
    • 2. Put In On Me by Ja Rule Lilmo And Vita
    • 1. Travelin Man by Mos Def Dj Honda

    By: God
    • 10. Inside Out by Eve 6
      Did everyone forget this song?
    • 9. Buddy Holly by Weezer
      Most Underrated Song of the 90's.
    • 8. Basket Case by Green Day
      Blink 182, Good Charlotte, and Co. can all thank these guys right here.
    • 7. Last Goodbye by Jeff Buckley
      Seems as though people forgot about this guy too.
    • 6. Enter Sandman by Metallica
      This song didn't hurt the underground's rising either in the early 90's.
    • 5. Black Hole Sun by Soundgarden
      The second best thing Chris Cornell ever did. The best: Audioslave.
    • 4. Under The Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers
      Great Song. Precursor to their future direction.
    • 3. Bulls On Parade by Rage Against The Machine
      The only songs that had more energy during the 90's, the two listed at 1 & 2.
    • 2. Losing My Religion by R.e.m.
      Would be the greatest song in any decade Kurt Cobain wasn't in.
    • 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      This all but a given. Every so called "rock" band can thank Mr. Cobain because without hime the alternative wouldn't have become the mainstream.

    By: man
    • 10. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
      great song about violence and children. everything by pearl jam is amaziong, but this song stands out.
    • 9. Self-Esteem by The Offspring
      great song. very good lyrics and an awesome allround song
    • 8. Zombie by The Cranberries
      i love this song.
    • 7. Under The Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers
      great song thats very personal for anthony
    • 6. Say It Aint So by Weezer
      fantastic song. all i can say.
    • 5. I'm Not An Addict by K's Choice
      kinda weird song, but it's got to be one of my all-time favourites. a must-have in everyone's library
    • 4. One by U2
      all of u2's music is moving, but this song is their best
    • 3. Disarm by Smashing Pumpkins
      awesome songs with amazing guitar
    • 2. Smells Like Teen Spirit/Pennyroyal Tea by Nirvana
      nirvana is an amazing band and their songs are all rock/grunge anthems
    • 1. Renegades of Funk/SleepNow InTheFire/GuerillaRadio by Rage Against the Machine
      rageagainst the machine is definetely the greatest band of the era, and definately the most influential. any of these songs could easily top every list.

    By: Krissy
    • 10. Barely Breathing by Duncan Sheik
    • 9. What I Am by Edie Brickell and the New Bohemians
    • 8. One Headlight by The Wallflowers
    • 7. One by U2
    • 6. Crash Into Me by Dave Matthews Band
    • 5. Criminal by Fiona Apple
    • 4. Loser by Beck
    • 3. My Name Is Jonas by Weezer
    • 2. No Rain by Blind Melon
    • 1. Creep by Radiohead

    90s weezer is the best music ever!
    By: Diaz Tadaas
    • 10. One by U2
    • 9. Angry Chair by Alice in Chains
    • 8. Seasons In The Abyss by Slayer
    • 7. Wake Up by Rage Against The Machine
    • 6. Enter Sandman by Metallica
    • 5. Dissident by Pearl Jam
    • 4. Everything About You by Ugly Kid Joe
    • 3. Goddamn Devil by Ugly Kid Joe
    • 2. Plush by Stone Temple Pilots
    • 1. Bleed The Freak by Alice in Chains
      best song ever made.... totally rocks

    By: Ashlie
    • 10. Just A Girl by No Doubt
      This song is sooo good. All of their songs are but this was the best song of theirs in the 90's.
    • 9. When it Rains by Garbage
      This is a cool song. Their best soong ever. I love this song cuz "I'm only happy when it rains."
    • 8. Dragula by Rob Zombie
      Rob Zombie is great, this song is sweat I couln't live with out it. I " dig through the ditches and burn through the witches I slam them in the back of my dragula."
    • 7. Bullet with Butterfly Wings by Smashing Pumpkins
      OMG. This is such a good song their 2nd best song. "Despite all my rage am I still just a rat in a cage."
    • 6. When I come Around by Green Day
      "When i come around" this song is the bomb. I remember when it came out. This song rocks.
    • 5. Hitchin' A Ride by Green Day
      This is another great song from Green Day. " Hey mister where you headed, are you in a hurry? I need a lift to happy hour say oh no."
    • 4. 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins
      This song is also a great song. Rock classic. This song should be around forever. "Shake down 1979"
    • 3. Longview by Green Day
      This song is tight too. I mean its Green Day. One of my fav bands. "Bite my lip and close my eyes, take me away to paradise"
    • 2. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      This song ROCKS!. Heck YEA. THis song is SO good i'm speechless.
    • 1. Brain Stew by Green Day
      This is the BEST song in the whole world. This is my fav song EVER. YEA, WOOHO, YEA. This song rocks. YEA!

    This is the best list ever. All these bands scream 90's rock. I love rock as you can tell. Green Day rocks! Smashing pumpkins rock! Nirvana is endless. I love all these songs with a passion. If these songs were gone I would die. If I were stranded on an island I would have these sonmgs with me. YEA! YEA! YEA!

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