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

    By: Brianna
    • 10. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      this made everyone's list, but it's a classic
    • 9. Don't Speak by No Doubt
    • 8. Inside Out by Eve 6
    • 7. Time of Your life by Green Day
      brings back memories
    • 6. Losing my Religion by REM
    • 5. Creep by Radiohead
    • 4. Breakfast in Vegas by Khan Praga
      didn't see this one on anybody's list either
    • 3. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
      one of the best songs from the nineties
    • 2. Crash by Dave Matthews Band
    • 1. Send Me On My Way by Rusted Root
      Not sure why Rusted didn't make anyone else's list, but they're my favorite

    By: James
    • 10. Say It Aint So by Weezer
      They just had to be on the list.
    • 9. Black Hole Sun by Soundgarden
      Even though Kim Thayil is overrated.
    • 8. Red Bowling Ball Ruth by The White Stripes
      What can I say, Jack White is the f***in man.
    • 7. Yellow Ledbetter by Pearl Jam
      Amazing emotion.
    • 6. Longview by Green Day
      Talk about teen angst...
    • 5. Song 2 by Blur
      WHOO - HOO!!!!
    • 4. Machine Head by Bush
      No one since the Ramones has made 4 power chords sound so good. RIP Johnny.
    • 3. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      ...just to be a conformist.
    • 2. Under The Bridge by The Red Hot Chili Peppers
      Who would of thought heroin could have produced such a masterpiece?
    • 1. Milk It by Nirvana
      "Look on the bright side suicide"... enough said.

    Sublime, 311, Tool, Metallica, and a bunch of other bands are all really close.
    By: Tully Bailey (WA, USA)
    • 10. Am I Inside by Alice In Chains
      -MY MOST FAVORITE SONG EVER-(You probably haven't heard it, have you? Ha, ha, ha, ha, loser...you're missing out!)
    • 9. Sober by Tool
      "Why can't we not be sober?"
    • 8. Man In The Box by Alice In Chains
      From the best band to ever come out of my state.
    • 7. Longview by Green Day
      Great punk song.
    • 6. Violet by Hole
      Violet is violent.
    • 5. Creep by Radiohead
      Not my favorite band, but a sweet song.
    • 4. Lightning Crashes by Live
      Extremely melodic.
    • 3. Give It Away by Red Hot Chilli Peppers
      Funk at its finest.
    • 2. Would? by Alice In Chains
      Just listen to Layne...Would? you...
    • 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      "Hello, Hello, Hello, How low?" Anything else is.....W R O N G.....

    By: zach
    • 10. Creep by Radiohead
      Another song with a beautiful melody. One of my favorite slower songs of the 1990's.
    • 9. Losing My Religion by R.E.M.
      This is a cool song, I love it. It's a very repetitive song, but it's the best repetitive song from the 90's.
    • 8. No Rain by Blind Melon
      Another Blind Melon song, and by far the most popular. Every time I listen to it I feel happy, it's almost like "No Rain" is a breath of fresh air. This song was the only famous song by Blind Melon, and it ultimately put them on the map in the music industry.
    • 7. Soundgarden by Black Hole Sun
      This song has an extremely beautiful melody. Chris Cornell has an amazing voice.
    • 6. Frances Farmer Will Have Her Revenge on Seattle by Nirvana
      Although "Smells Like Teen Spirit" is the greatest song of the 90's without any doubt, this is my favorite NIRVANA song. This song might not have defined an age, but it is very emotional and extremely powerful. This song has some of my favorite lyrics. "She'll come back as fire, to burn all the liars, and leave a blanket of ash on the ground" R.I.P. Kurt.
    • 5. Under the Bridge by Red Hot Chilli Peppers
      Red Hot Chili Peppers are one of my favorite 90's bands. This is a great song with an awesome melody. The Peppers best song.
    • 4. Paranoid Android by Radiohead
      This song just rocks. Radiohead was awesome.
    • 3. Blind Melon by Change
      Blind Melon was in my opinion the most underrated band of the 90's. When Shannon Hoon died of an overdose in 1995 (28 years old) we lost an extremely talented musician. This is a beautful song with powerful lyrics.
    • 2. Soundgarden by Fell on Black Days
      In my opinion, Chris Cornell has the greatest voice of any frontman in the history of rock music. Yes, better than Plant, Morrison, Mercury, Daltrey, and a better voice than Cobain too. This is truly an amazing song.
    • 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      This song defined the 90's, and is also one one the greatest songs ever. It brought grunge into the mainstream. When Kurt died in 1994, he took grunge music down with him.

    By: Jacqueline
    • 10. Fool Again by Westlife
      this song wasn't so famous but it's very romantic
    • 9. Spring Love by Stevie B
      the only funk singer i liked was stevie b and this song is so beautiful !!!
    • 8. I Turn To You by Christina Aguilera
      very beautiful
    • 7. I Want You Back by N'sync
      that's a cool song
    • 6. Viva Forever by Spice Girls
      i like spice girls until today. that song is very sweet and playd very mutch on the radio
    • 5. Quit Playing Games by Backstreet Boys
      i love this song
    • 4. Rush Rush by Paula Abdul
      a romantic song to listen and never get tired. this song was a hits from the 90s for sure
    • 3. Come Undone by Duran Duran
      i love them especialy this song that for me was the last good song they made until today
    • 2. Heartbreaker by Mariah Carey
      this song was only one of the 100's of good songs she made and her last good album to. but this song is realy cute
    • 1. Step By Step by New Kids On The Block
      it was one of the best boyband of all times and this song was realy a hits

    By: Felley
    • 10. A Design For A Life by Manic Street preachers
      Oh my god, nothing much more to say other than absolutely amazing!
    • 9. Cigarettes And Alcohol by Oasis
      A recycled T-Rex riff used to convey getting pissed off your tits and smoking like a chimney, a classic!
    • 8. Groove Is In The Heart by Deee-Lite
      I used to love this song so much...like, I still do, it's the funkiest thing ever!
    • 7. Place Your Hands by Reef
      Ok, the lead singer is a right ponce, but this is an amazing tune, gets everyone singing along.
    • 6. Govinda by Kula Shaker
      Indie-an rock and roll with Crispin Mills and his psychedelic band of wonder rides...or just a great song.
    • 5. Ready To Go by Republica
      Sums up the 90's for me really, I dunno why, just one of those party anthems of the time.
    • 4. Heart Shaped Box by Nirvana
      So underrated! Such an amzing song...nothing would ever beat the hype of Smells Like Teen Spirit which will not be in my top ten :p
    • 3. Today by The Smashing Pumpkins
      Today is the greatest...I love this song and I will do forever, it's just too happy to ignore :)
    • 2. Lucky Man by The Verve
      Oh my god, this song....i can't explain, it means something on a completely different level...and it just rocks....so uplifting!
    • 1. Fools Gold by The Stone Roses
      Ok Ok, so not strictly in the 90's, it came out late in 1989, but my god if it weren't for this song, the 90's music you know and love wouldn't have existed! THE grooviest song ever.

    It's strictly top ten which is annoying, but other bands to remember are Blur, The Chemical Brothers, NIN, MC Hammer, Primal Scream, Cypress Hill, R.A.T.M, Pearl Jam, Sonic Youth and Ash
    By: Joel
    • 10. Come As You Are by Nirvana
    • 9. All Apologies by Nirvana
    • 8. Learn To Fly by Foo Fighters
    • 7. Lithium by Nirvana
    • 6. Black Hole Sun by Soundgarden
    • 5. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
    • 4. Under the Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers
    • 3. Heart-Shaped Box by Nirvana
    • 2. No Rain by Blind Melon
    • 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana

    By: Julie
    • 10. Shallow by Unwritten Law
    • 9. Plowed by Sponge
    • 8. Man In The Box by Alice In Chains
    • 7. Far Behind by Candlebox
    • 6. Forty Six & 2 by Tool
    • 5. Deep Inside by Incubus
    • 4. Soul To Squeeze by Ret Hot Chili Peppers
    • 3. Pawn Shop by Sublime
    • 2. Root by Deftones
    • 1. Ruiner by Nine Inch Nails

    more songs: sugar-system of a down, beautiful disaster-311, zealots-fugees, juicy-notorious BIG, strong enough-sheryl crow, ain't mad atcha-2pac, sleep to dream-fiona apple, somebody someone-korn, to zion-lauryn hill, angel with the scabbed wings-marilyn manson, man who sold the world-nirvana, reeko-nofx, bombtrack-rage against the machine, in the meantime-space hogs, the thing i hate-stabbing westward, bother-stone sour, dead and bloated-Stone Temple Pilots, the day i tried to live-soundgarden, and last but not least cemetary gates-pantera
    By: Rob
    • 10. Killing Me Softly by The Fugees
      lovely song loved by my girlfriend
    • 9. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      great song - shame about kobain
    • 8. Gansters Paridise by Coolio
      great song loved by all my friends
    • 7. Tupac by Changes
      great song by a great man
    • 6. To The Moon And Back by Savage Garden
      another great one from savage garden
    • 5. I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston
      great song which makes me feel warm inside somehow
    • 4. Under The Bridge by Chilli Peppers
      they made so many great songs and this is one of the very best
    • 3. Angels by Robbie Williams
      another romantic song
    • 2. One by U2
      their best song of the 90s
    • 1. Truly Madly Deeply by Savage Garden
      lovely romantic song - shows what i feel for my girlfriend

    By: Dj Mackey
    • 10. In The Meantime by Space Hog
    • 9. All Over You by Live
    • 8. Monkey Wrench by Foo Fighters
    • 7. Ants Marching by Dave Matthews Band
    • 6. Alive by Pearl Jam
    • 5. Interstate Love Song by Stone Temple Pilots
    • 4. Killing In The Name Of by Rage Against The Machine
    • 3. Bury Me by The Smashing Pumpkins
    • 2. Elderly Woman Behind A Counter In A Small Town by Pearl Jam
    • 1. Cherub Rock by The Smashing Pumpkins
      Not only the best SP song and the best song of the 90s, but it is the best song of all time! Pure energy mixed with beauty.

    The Smashing Pumpkins are the best band EVER! Give them a listen.

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