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

    By: Ryan
    • 10. No Rain by Blind Melon
    • 9. Beautiful Day by U2
    • 8. Good Ridence by Green Day
    • 7. How You Remind Me by Nickelback
    • 6. It's Been Awhile by Staind
    • 5. Jaded by Aerosmith
    • 4. Under The Bridge by The Red Hot Chilli Peppers
    • 3. Jeremy by Pearl Jam
    • 2. Losin My Religion by Rem
    • 1. Smells Like Teen Spirt by Nirvana

    By: Steve
    • 10. Change by Blind Melon
      But I know we can't all stay here forever so I want to write my words on the face of today.
    • 9. Freshman by Verve Pipe
      When I was young I knew everything.
    • 8. Runaway Train by Soul Asylum
      Wrong way on a one way track. Seems like I should be getting somewhere. Somehow I'm neither here nor there.
    • 7. Mr. Jones by Counting Crows
      When I look at the television I want to see me, staring right back at me.
    • 6. Disarm by Smashing Pumpkins
      I used to be a little boy.
    • 5. Naveed by Our Lady Peace
      I used to work with the lead singer of OLP until I realized he was not the lead singer just some average joe who looked identical.
    • 4. Hey Jealousy by Gin Blossom
      The past is gone but someting might be found to take its place.
    • 3. Cry in the Sun by Better than Ezra
      There's a person, place or time, that brings you back and makes you feel alive.
    • 2. Lithium by Nirvana
      I'm so ugly that's OK cause so are you.
    • 1. Black by Pearl Jam
      And now my bitter hands, cradle broken glass of what was everything.

    Tough list. I picked songs that not only sounded good but also told a story. That's the true sign of a great song. I choose to limit myself to one song per group and still missed several groups: Would by Alice in Chains, Bleed a Little While Tonight by Lowest of the Low and Black Hole Sun by Soundgarden and Plowed by Sponge to name a few. Maybe next time.
    By: Steve P
    • 10. Polly by Nirvana
    • 9. Heart-Shaped Box by Nirvana
    • 8. Aneurysm by Nirvana
    • 7. Pennyroyal Tea by Nirvana
    • 6. In Bloom by Nirvana
    • 5. Come As You Are by Nirvana
    • 4. Where Did You Sleep Last Night (Cover) by Nirvana
    • 3. Rape Me by Nirvana
    • 2. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
    • 1. Lithium by Nirvana

    If there was any band better than Nirvana in the 90's, I don't want to know about it.
    By: ricky
    • 10. Korn by All in the Family
    • 9. System of a Down by Toxicity
      It's #9, but its one of my favorites
    • 8. System of a Down by Atwa
      If i could do um all S.O.D i would
    • 7. Ride Wit Me by Nelly
      The songs old now ,but it was great then
    • 6. Big Pimpin by Jay-Z
      Dopest MC of all time, and hes a pimp$$$$$
    • 5. Come As You Are by Nirvana
      Nirvana rocks 4 ever!
    • 4. What's my Name by DMX
      Hes a hardcore Bad a$$
    • 3. Chop Suey by System of a Down
      Greatest band of all time!!!
    • 2. Changes by 2pac
    • 1. SmeLLs Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      This is the greatest F***inf rock song ever!!!!R.I.P Kurt Cobain

    By: BegeZy
    • 10. Hypnotize Cash Money by Tear Da Club Up Thugz (Three6), Hot Boys (CMR)
    • 9. Gin N Juice by Snoop Dogg
    • 8. California Love by 2Pac
    • 7. Guess Who's Back by Rakim
    • 6. I Just Wanna Love You by Jay-Z
      Greatest rapper of all time
    • 5. Oh No by Mos Def, Nate Dogg, Pharoahe Monch
    • 4. Juicy by Notorious BIG
    • 3. Changes by 2Pac
    • 2. Crossroads by Bone Thugs N Harmony
    • 1. Ain't Nuttin But A G Thang by Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg

    Others I couldn't get in...DMX- Slippin, JayZ- Can I Get A Fuck You, Krayzie Bone- Time After Time, 2Pac- Dear Mama, 2Pac- Baby Don't Cry, 2Pac- Ambitionz Az A Ridah, JayZ-Big Pimpin, Eminem- Rock Bottom, Nelly- Country Grammar, Nelly- Ride Wit Me, Nelly EI, Nelly- Luven Me, Nelly Batter Up, 2Pac- Until The End Of Time, Notorious BIG- Hypnotize, Common- The Light......so many more trust me...one love
    By: Jesse
    • 10. Genocide by The Offspring
      Who ever thought that genocide could be so fun?
    • 9. Song 2 by Blur
      It was supposed to be a spoof on North American rock. Everybody fell for it. You did too.
    • 8. Tweeter and the Monkeyman by Headstones
      It's easily the best cover that I've ever heard.
    • 7. Boogie King by Screaming Cheetah Wheelies
      Maybe they were trying to be too cool with this song, but it worked. "The boogie woogie king of the mountain top, is what I am."
    • 6. Hope In A Hopeless World by Widespread Panic
      See if you'll ever find a song this soulful on Total Request Live. Or anywhere else for that matter.
    • 5. Leader of Men by Nickleback
      It breaks conventions, it rocks, and they're from small town Alberta.
    • 4. Fly by Loudmouth
      It's the only song that I want to hear in the morning.
    • 3. Keep Away by Godsmack
      Look down at your speedometer after listening to this tune in your car. You're damn right you're pumped.
    • 2. New Orleans Is Sinking by The Tragically Hip
      Listen to the various live versions out there. Confusingly brilliant.
    • 1. Pity For A Dime by Creed
      Great, melodic song with a killer finish. Mark Tremonti is the only guitarist in a popular band with enough guts to all out shred.

    These are only songs that struck me as I wrote this.
    By: Christa
    • 10. Macarena by Los Del Mar
      Oh my gosh! That dance was so much fun!
    • 9. Genie In A Bottle by Christina Aguilera
      Tell me that song doesn't make you wanna dance!
    • 8. Is There Life Out There by Reba McEntire
      She is my fave country singer and that song was just great!
    • 7. Baby One More Time by Britney Spears
      Hello! That song is so totally awesome!
    • 6. One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey
      Ok that's the last Mariah Carey song I swear! She just has awesome music that you can't help but lvoe!
    • 5. Hero by Mariah Carey
      Are you beginning to see a pattern here? I love Mariah Carey!
    • 4. Always Be My Baby by Mariah Carey
      This one makes me get on my feet and groove to the beat!
    • 3. Fantasy by Mariah Carey
      I cant' help but dance to this song!
    • 2. My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dion
      Now you can't tell me that this song is not the greatest because it is!
    • 1. All My Life by K-Ci & JoJo
      This song is and always will be my favorite song of all time!

    I love to listen to all kinds of music! These are just a few of my favorites from the 90's!
    By: Klintin
    • 10. Drawing Down The Moon by The Tea Party
      Great song... wicked album, it's all over the place
    • 9. I Stay Away by Alice In Chains
      The entire album is wicked
    • 8. November Rain by Guns n Roses
      Beautiful guitar shit
    • 7. El Phantasmo and the Chicken Run Blastorama by White Zombie
      Another wicked album
    • 6. Eulogy by Tool
      I don't like their new album, Aenima rocked though
    • 5. Floods by Pantera
      Dime Bag is my hero
    • 4. Bullet With Butterfly Wings by Smashing Pumpkins
      I haven't listened to this song in ages but it kinda signifies the whole 90's attitude or whatever, I'm just talkin outta my ass
    • 3. Holy Wars... The Punishment Due by Megadeth
      Released in 1990, one of the best songs ever... fills me with rage
    • 2. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
      The whole album is amazing
    • 1. Enter Sandman by Metallica
      Not my favorite Metallica song but its' release was huge... everywhere

    Will there ever be another musical revolution like in the 60's or the 90's? I think record companies are trying to create the illusion of another "movement" (to quote Fraud Durst) to make people feel all warm and fuzzy about buying their products.
    By: Trystan
    • 10. Big Long Now by Nirvana
      The most depressing song ive ever heard, but i like that kinda stuff, its very good and is an under rated Nirvana song.
    • 9. Be Quiet and Drive (far away) by Deftones
      Very gloomy depressing rock song with loadsa distortion, but really relaxing and good.
    • 8. The Big F**K You by Primer 55
      This song makes u REALLY agressive, its a really heavy all round good metal song.
    • 7. A Design For Life by The Manic Street Preachers
      A great band, with a great song, from a great country - WALES!
    • 6. Fraternity by Foo Fighters
      Very rare song, a b-side to generator i think, but in my opinion their best song!
    • 5. What I Got by Sublime
      Featured on the Dave Mirra BMX soundtrack, a great accoustic song.
    • 4. Dementia 7 by Nirvana
      Really depressing, sad song but really cool.
    • 3. Song 2 by Blur
      This song just kicks ass.
    • 2. About a Girl by Nirvana
      Although Santeria is the best song ever written, Nirvana are the best BAND ever, and this is their best song.
    • 1. Santeria by Sublime
      This is the most powerfully relaxing reggae song I've ever heard. It beats every other song. I used to be a rocker only, but this got me into reggae!

    Yea, im sick of all the crap bands turning up in the charts at the moment - Blink 182, Sum 41, Papa Roach and WHEATUS!!!. These bands suck and the only ppl who like them are people trying to be 'rockers'. Come on guys, listen to a real band like Nirvana or something.
    By: j.p
    • 10. Killing In The Name Of by Rage Against The Machine
    • 9. Sleepwalk Capsules by At The Drive In
    • 8. '87 by Bouncing Souls
    • 7. Fade Into You by Mazzy Star
    • 6. Intergalactic by Beastie Boys
    • 5. Hyper-Ballad by Bjork
    • 4. Jane Says by Janes Addiction
    • 3. Totalimmortal by AFI
    • 2. Killer Cars by Radiohead
    • 1. Wild Horses by The Sundays

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