90s Icon
World Events

Music Poster Books

Check out ChuckyG's reviews of books about concert posters and other music picture books.

Top Ten Songs of the 90s

90s Icon
70s Top Songs
80s Icon
80s Top Songs

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

    By: Erbe
    • 10. The Thunder Rolls by Garth Brooks
    • 9. Big Papa by Notorious B.I.G.
    • 8. The Thanksgiving Song by Adam Sandler
    • 7. Ruff Ryders Anthem by DMX
    • 6. Jeramy by Pearl Jam
    • 5. Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice
    • 4. Gangsta's Paradice by Coolio
    • 3. Time Of Your Life by Green Day
      Greatest punk band ever
    • 2. Unforgiven2 by Metalica
      this is metalica's best song in my opinion(next to "one"
    • 1. Hail Mary by Makaveli
      He is the greatast

    By: Nancy E.
    • 10. Pennyroyal Tea by Nirvana
      Kurt cobain rest in peace 1967-1994
    • 9. Rape Me by Nirvana
      Kurt cobain wasn't afraid of saying the truth of the world, he wanted to say what he wanted.
    • 8. Polly by Nirvana
      Kurt cobain the best man in the world the angel who came to tell us another side of music and he was just grate.
    • 7. Come As You Are by Nirvana
      The only band who had a sound of water and the only band who had so much to say in a little time.
    • 6. You Know You're Right by Nirvana
      The last song they did after the death of the lead singer that song was the truth of what was going on with courtey love and the feelings he was having and all the thoughts he had in his head.
    • 5. Lithium by Nirvana
      Nirvana rocks even now that kurt cobain is dead.
    • 4. In Bloom by Nirvana
      The most funny video they did when they were a band
    • 3. Heart Shaped Box by Nirvana
      The best song about things that in that time nobody would speak of
    • 2. All Apllogies by Nirvana
      Kurt cobain the best songwriter in the 90's
    • 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      I think nirvava is the best band , I son't think anybody could be like them

    I would like to thank you for letting us say what we think I want you to listen to nirvana and tell your mind what you think about it and tell the world what you want and don't be afraid of being different just be yourself
    By: Nicole
    • 10. Buddy Holly by Weezer
    • 9. Waterfalls by TLC
    • 8. The Sign by Ace of Base
    • 7. Basket Case by Green Day
    • 6. El Scorcho by Weezer
    • 5. Doo Wop (That Thing) by Lauryn Hill
    • 4. When I Come Around by Green Day
    • 3. Semi-Charmed Kind of Life by Third Eye Blind
    • 2. The Freshmen by The Verve Pipe
    • 1. Breakfast at Tiffany's by Deep Blue Something

    By: Brandon
    • 10. 311 by Visit
      good song kick ass band
    • 9. Sublime by Santeria
    • 8. Offspring by Self esteem
      good song good band
    • 7. Mabel by Goldfinger
      good song good band
    • 6. Santa Monica by Everclear
      Good song good band
    • 5. Sell Out by Reel Big Fish
      Good band good song
    • 4. 311 by All Mixed Up
      good song good band
    • 3. Wrong Way by Sublime
      another good song by sublime not there best but its a good song in the 90's
    • 2. Down by 311
      311 kick ass band real good song
    • 1. What I Got by Sublime
      Only song radio played by sublime they have much better songs then this one but only one some people may know. O yea Nirvana Sucks Kurt Cobain burn in hell faggit. Brad Nowell 68-96

    nirvana sucks there so overrated smells like teen spirit is a horrible song stop giving it so much credit it wasnt even good.kurt cobain deserved 2 die cuz hes a sell out.u wanna listen 2 a real musician brad nowell of sublime.he is the man r.i.p.
    By: Jim Morrison
    • 10. Truth Untold by Odds
    • 9. Wonderwall by Oasis
    • 8. No Rain by Blind Melon
    • 7. Suicidal Dream by Silverchair
    • 6. Today by Smashing Pumpkins
    • 5. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
    • 4. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
    • 3. Staring At The Sun by U2
    • 2. Mr. Jones by Counting Crows
    • 1. Creep by Radiohead
      Easily the best song of the 1990's....a Smell's Like Teen Spirit type but with a more powerful meaning

    By: John Cammarata
    • 10. Glycerine / Comedown by Bush
      these guys were awome on this album and these are the two best songs from it , this was also one of the best albums of the 90's
    • 9. Zero / Bullet With Butterfly Wings by Smashing Pumpkins
      like'em or not they were huge in the 90's and these two songs still get air time today
    • 8. Wonderwall by Oasis
      this is oasis at the top of their game , and this song has a great flow
    • 7. Black Hole Sun by Soundgarden
      just a great song
    • 6. Even Flow by Pearl Jam
      you can't leave pearl jam out of an all 90's list and this is my favorite song by them
    • 5. I Alone / Lighting Crashes by Live
      the two best songs by one of the biggest powere houses in the 90's
    • 4. Under The Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers
      this song can fit at anytime anywhere and is the chili peppers at their best
    • 3. My Name Is by Eminem
      this song marks the emergence of one of the best rappers of all time
    • 2. Basketcase by Green Day
      this was the anthem for almost everyone at one point and time
    • 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit / Lithium by Nirvana
      take ur pick these are the two best songs byth best band in the 90's

    i realize i didn't cover all types of music but these are my favorites
    By: Rob
    • 10. Self Pity by Afi
    • 9. This Wont Hurt A Bit by Guttermouth
    • 8. Only The Good Die Young by Me First And The Gimmie Gimmies
    • 7. Gruesome Gary by Down By Law
    • 6. Atwa by System Of A Down
    • 5. Nothing Else Matters by Metallica
    • 4. Lithium by Nirvana
    • 3. Self Esteem by Offspring
    • 2. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
    • 1. Guns Of Brixton by Dropkick Murphys

    By: Bekah Gee
    • 10. Higher by Creed
      Creed.. even thought i don't really dig their music you have to love them.. their lyrics kick ass and their songs are always popular no matter what station its playing on..
    • 9. REM by Losing my Religion
      Who doesnt like this song? I can't think of anyone
    • 8. Aerosmith by Don't Wanna Miss a Thang
      AHH that song is so beautiful.. it made Armageddon even more sad than it already was
    • 7. Guns N roses by Don't Cry
      Another masterpiece by GNR
    • 6. Lifehouse by Everything
      This song makes me cry EVERYTIME i hear it, it lyrics are so beautiful and the message is so powerful.. its a slow one.. DL immediatly if you haven't heard it
    • 5. Goo Goo Dolls by Black Balloon
      My Favorite GGD song.. its so powerful
    • 4. November Rain by Guns N Roses
      Beautiful song.. beautiful lyrics...BEAUTIFUL *TEAR*
    • 3. Wonderwall by Oasis
      Kick ass song all around.. i can still get blowed to that song to this day
    • 2. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      Nirvana is definatly one of the greatest bands to ever enter the 90s.. they paved the way for grunge rock and gave hope to people that thought you had to "fit the image" of a rockstar.. thankyou Kurt Kobain
    • 1. Nine Inch Nails by Closer
      Nine Inch Nails is the GREATEST BAND EVER.. so of course i had to put it at number 1

    Nine Inch Nails ROCKS.. lol sorry i got some kind a NIN tarrett.. i would hope that everyone agrees with my list.. even thought i know their will be people who wanna be perfect ass's and bitch about one of em.. well i just wanna take this time right now to say to you *who are bitching* f**k YOU :) have a good night
    By: Saad
    • 10. Sober by Tool
    • 9. Lack by Pearljam
    • 8. Lightning Crashes by Live
    • 7. My Own Prison by Creed
    • 6. Unforgiven Ii by Metallica
    • 5. A Long December by Counting Crows
    • 4. Disarm by Smashing Pumpkins
    • 3. Losing My Religion by Rem
      Amazing lyris and love the harmon
    • 2. One Headlight by Wallflowers
      Amzing vocals and guitar line
    • 1. Creep by Radiohead
      Well i started listening to rock when i first heard this song, so this song is special for me

    Fake sound of progress - Lost prophets. Goo Goo Dolls - Slide. Guns 'n Roses - November Rain.
    By: A.j
    • 10. If I Rule The World by Nas
      The illest rhyme writer after Pac..and this song is really good!
    • 9. Keep Their Heads Ringin by Dr.dre
      Another classic I used to dance to!
    • 8. Cold Rock A Party by Mc Lyte
      My favorite on the dancefloor..
    • 7. Juicy by Notorious Big
      All I can say is DAAMN!
    • 6. Paparazzi by Xzibit
      Everyone wanted a jacked like he had in the video..hehe..Xzibit at his best, that whole album was bangin!
    • 5. Regulators by Warren G & Nate Dog
      Remember listenin to regulators when I was little on the radio..real G funk!
    • 4. Atliens by Outkast
      Damn..throw your hand in the air!!
    • 3. Crossroads by Bone Thugs N Harmony
      These guys can really rap!flowin hella tight..
    • 2. Troublesome 96 by Tupac
      Good lyrics, nice beat..tupac was not only a rapper he was a poet!!
    • 1. I Got Five On It by Luniz
      This one really gives me memories from when i was young..its the best song ever! I still listen to it all the time!

    Previous List or Next List

    This page currently edited by: ChuckyG. Past editor: CeramicsFanatic

We also have pages on this topic devoted to the 80s and 90s

Would You Like To Add Something We Missed?

Please use the submission page to submit information to be used on this page.

The Official amIright
Misheard Lyrics Book

Hold Me Closer Tony Danza and other Misheard Lyrics

Email Siteowner, Privacy Statement

Copyright 2000-2012, by Charles R. Grosvenor Jr.