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

    By: Anthony Ray
    • 10. Boys in the Hood (cover) by Dynamite Hack
      I know this song seems and odd selection for the top ten of the entire decade, but it was very innovative.
    • 9. How's it Gonna be? by Third Eye Blind
      Another awesome college alt. rock acomplishment. Second best band of the genre,in my opinion.
    • 8. Lightning Crashes by Live
      I just felt obligated to put this song on mylist.
    • 7. Mr. Jones by Counting Crows
      College alt.rock at its best. The guys define the genre.
    • 6. Creep by Radiohead
      I still remember the first time I heard this song.
    • 5. Losing My Religion by REM
      Number one song of 1990 (or was it '91? hmmm) and among this band's greatest. I may have put Man on the Moon here instead had I been certain it was released in the '90s.
    • 4. Crossroads by Bone Thugs N Harmony
      Another great hip hop work.
    • 3. Ordinary World by Duran Duran
      I've noticed this song is on a number of these lists. Any one who's heard (which I hope is everyone) should understand.
    • 2. Changes by 2 Pac
      A powerful hip hop masterpiece. 2 Pac's greatest song,in my opinion.
    • 1. The Decline by NOFX
      This was a tough decision for me. This song is great. Nearly 19 minutes of punk rock genius, and wasily the genre's best song to date.

    Honorable mention: Soul Asylum's runaway Train; Elliot Smith's Miss Misery; Bruce Springstein's Secret Garden; among others.
    By: L
    • 10. Waterfalls by TLC
      Amazing song. Amazing video.
    • 9. The Freshman by Verve Pipe
      I remember sitting in the car w/ my sister when I was around eight (she was 16) and she had this song playing and I loved it. Now I truely understand it and it is one of my favorite. Plus, it's inpressive it's lasted this long.
    • 8. Don't Speak by No Doubt
      Catchy song. Love it. Can you believe Tony was able to play the bass with Gwen up their singing about their breakup? Damn...
    • 7. I Don't Wanna Miss A Thing by Aerosmith
      Legendary band. Incredible song.
    • 6. My Hero by Foo Fighters
      "There goes my hero..." I think this is a great song for anybody whose hero has left them whether it be by death or if the person has lost their admiration of them or whatever. For me, it was Kurt Cobain and his death. (Actually I'm pretty sure Dave Grohl wrote this about Kurt, didn't he?)
    • 5. Stan by Eminem
      I don't really like hip-hop, but I have to admit that this song was genius. Eminem is an incredible writer. The only rap artist I listen to.
    • 4. Good Riddence (Time of Your Life) by Green Day
      "Another turning point, a fork stuck in the road. Time grabs you by the wrist (hand? I forget), directes you where to go..." I love this song.
    • 3. Iris by Goo Goo Dolls
      This is one of my favorite songs (actually all of them are..). Really close to my heart (as corny as that sounds). "And I don't want the world to see me, cuz I don't think that they'd understand. When everything's made to be broken, I just want you to know who I am."
    • 2. All Apologies (Live) by Nirvana
      The emotion in Kurt's voice was heartbreaking. One of their best songs, as well as one of the best live performances (by anybody).
    • 1. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
      I think everybody was touched by this song and music video. Very powerful.

    Like Max (another writer on here), I only put one song per group because this would be filled w/ Nirvana and Pearl Jam.
    By: Jerrod
    • 10. Good Riddance by Green Day
    • 9. Glycerine by Bush
    • 8. Blackhole Sun by Soundgarden
    • 7. Nitro by Offspring
    • 6. Today by Smashing Pumpkins
    • 5. People Of The Sun by Rage Against The Machine
    • 4. Everlong by Foo Fighters
    • 3. In Bloom by Nirvana
      in no particular order
    • 2. Tomorrow by Silverchair
      in no particular order
    • 1. Supermans Dead by Our Lady Peace
      best alternative rock songs only - in no particular order

    in no particular order and only includes alternative songs of the 90s
    By: Karolina
    • 10. Nitro by The Offspring
      Songing songing songing !!!! the offspring songing nitro !!
    • 9. Hit That by The Offspring
      Typowa piosna !!
    • 8. The Noose by The Offspring
      The offspring !
    • 7. Pepercut by Linkin Park
      Linkin park is very cool band !! live in texsas is cool !!
    • 6. Dream Theater by Leper mesiiah
      This band is cool !! metal cool !! hh buuu !!!
    • 5. Runaway by Linkin Park
      Rrrruuuuunnnnaaaawwwwaaaayyyy !!!!!
    • 4. Stan by Eminem
      (pisze po polsku) eminem to niez�a klapa bo ma tylko pare fajnych piosn ale wog�le nic wi�cej !!
    • 3. Numb by Linkin Park
      Linkin park !
    • 2. Race Aganist Myself by The Offspring
      This song is cool !! the offspring is cool !
    • 1. In the End by Linkin Park
      This song is cool !!!

    By: Me
    • 10. Street Spirit by Radiohead
      Hit single in Europe, never that popular in the states... Closer to mainstream pop than most Radiohead.
    • 9. You by Candlebox
      Haven't seen this on any lists -- tied with "Killing in the name of" for greatest angry song ever! Download and save until you're really pissed.
    • 8. Falling to Pieces by Faith No More
      Great bassline and background effects, Faith No More's best.
    • 7. Fell on Black Days by Soundgarden
      or Spoonman, Black Hole Sun, Like Suicide, Limo Wreck... Superunknown is packed with fantastic songs.
    • 6. Enjoy the Silence by Depeche Mode
      best of Brit pop
    • 5. Mr. Jones by Counting Crows
      Adam Duritz's style is totally unique
    • 4. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
      90's classic
    • 3. Unforgiven by Metallica
      another classic
    • 2. Teardrop by Massive Attack
      Masterfully crafted music that glides effortlessly by, intense and relaxing at the same time...
    • 1. Paranoid Android by Radiohead
      Pioneering not one but three new styles of music in a single song! One of those rare songs you never get sick of.

    By: Courteney Bing
    • 10. Is It Scary by Michael Jackson
      From 'Blood On The Dance Floor'
    • 9. Scream by Michael Jackson (featuring Janet Jackson)
      From 'HIStory'
    • 8. HIStory by Michael Jackson
      From 'HIStory'
    • 7. Blood On The Dance Floor by Michael Jackson
      From 'Blood On The Dance Floor'
    • 6. Who Is It by Michael Jackson
      From 'Dangerous'
    • 5. Give In To Me by Michael Jackson
      from 'Dangerous'
    • 4. Will You Be There (from Free Willy) by Michael Jackson
      From 'Dangerous'
    • 3. Remember The Time by Michael Jackson
      From 'Dangerous'
    • 2. Heal The World by Michael Jackson
      From 'Dangerous'
    • 1. Black Or White by Michael Jackson
      From "Dangerous'

    By: Shortych
    • 10. Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice
      Everybodys favoriate song
    • 9. Spend My Life With You by Eric Benet Ft. Tamia
      A song a man & Wife or boyfriend & girlfriend would enjoy
    • 8. Body Bumpin Yippie-Yi-Yo by Public Announcement
      a party song
    • 7. My Love is the Shhh! by Something For The People
      Tha Best
    • 6. Last Night by Az Yet
      Another priceless slowjam
    • 5. I Wish by Skee-Lo
      I wish i was taller too
    • 4. Tootsee Roll by 69 Boys
      Don't get any better than this
    • 3. If I Ever Fall In Love by Shai
      And If I Ever, Ever Fall, In Love again, I will be sure that tha lady is just a friend
    • 2. Come & Talk To Me by Jodeci
      The nice slow jam ever
    • 1. Hold On by EnVogue
      This Song is an original and a classic

    All the R*Kelly,Color Me Badd, Tevin Campbell, Naughty By Nature, Shai, and Salt-N-Pepa songs went hard.
    By: Sean
    • 10. Adam's Song by Blink 182
    • 9. Island in the Sun by Weezer
    • 8. Drive by Incubus
    • 7. Chop Suey! by System of a Down
    • 6. Everlong by Foo Fighters
    • 5. Screaming Infidelities by Dashboard Confessional
    • 4. Always by Bon Jovi
    • 3. Under The Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers
    • 2. All My Life by K-Ci and Jojo
    • 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana

    By: Michelle
    • 10. End of the Road by Boyz II Men
    • 9. Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice
    • 8. You Outta Know by Alanis Morrisette
    • 7. The Sign by Ace of Base
    • 6. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
    • 5. No Rain by Blind Melon
    • 4. Champagne Supernova by Oasis
    • 3. Don't Speak by No Doubt
    • 2. What's Up? by 4 Non-blondes
    • 1. O.P.P. by Naughty By Nature

    Honorable Mention: Nothin But a G Thing-Dr. Dre,Lodi Dodi-Snoop Dogg, Murder Was the Case-Snoop Dog
    By: Kevin
    • 10. Wonderwall by Oasis
      Nevr Got the meaning Dont need to good,tripy song
    • 9. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
      This song got me into Pearl Jam.
    • 8. Testify by Rage Against The Machine
      Now Testify! this song is great.
    • 7. Black Hole Sun by Sound Garden
      THis is a song that i cant get out of my head
    • 6. Losing My Religion by R.e.m.
      Great song, good video
    • 5. Nothing Else Matters by Matalica
      The perfect F you song
    • 4. All Apoligies by Nirvana
      My favorite Nirvana song but Teen Spirit had to be #1
    • 3. Basket Case by Green Day
      First Punk song I ever herd and still one of the best
    • 2. Betterman by Pearl Jam
      Breath takeing song by a great band
    • 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      Youve gotta give credit where credits's due. This song defines a generation and a decade.

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