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

    By: Tom Johnson
    • 10. 14 Songs by Paul Westerberg
    • 9. Viva El Amor by Pretenders
    • 8. Throwing Copper by Live
    • 7. Your Arsenal by Morrissey
    • 6. Unplugged by Eric Clapton
    • 5. (What's the Story) Morning Glory? by Oasis
    • 4. The Ego Has Landed by Robbie Williams
    • 3. Automatic for the People by REM
    • 2. Dookie by Green Day
    • 1. Nevermind by Nirvana
      Not just one of the best of the 1990s, but one of the best rock albums of all time - period.

    By: hilary
    • 10. Millennium new wave/ millennium hip hop collection by various artists
      i know this is supposed to be a 90's section, but they were made in the 90's... these cd's take me right back to my childhood and they really get the party going. everyone should buy them.
    • 9. the velvet rope by janet jackson
      if i were ever trying to seduce a man, this would be playing in the background...
    • 8. August and everything after by counting crows
      this was my first cd i ever bought with my own $. I listened to it at least once a day my 7th grade year. great to listen to if you just need to chill.
    • 7. live through this by hole
      wonderful tunes. every time I hear them I want to pick up my guitar and join a band.
    • 6. bedtime stories by madonna
      madonna is my absolute favorite person in the whole wide world and my ultimate idol. This is my 2nd favorite of hers, my first being her debut, but this has deeper lyrics and emotion that she'd never expressed before. :)
    • 5. daydream by mariah carey
      this is mariah's best. I had three different boyfriends that "our song" could be found on this CD. Go mariah!
    • 4. tidal by fiona apple
      it's nice to hear a singer with a distinctly non-pop sound. Her lyrics are incredible and I am one of the only chicks I know that can sing as low as she can.
    • 3. mellon collie and the infinite sadness by smashing pumpkins
      this is the only cd I own that i can completely relate to every single song on it
    • 2. becoming x by sneaker pimps
      if i were stranded on a desert island with only two cd's, this would be my only other option besides nirvana.
    • 1. Nevermind by Nirvana
      The absolute best of all time, nothing will ever beat this, no questions asked.

    I am personally an 80's child myself, but the 90's did produce some good stuff. others I did not get to mention are Run DMC's down w/ the king, ace of base's the sign, foo fighters, and sublime. and vanilla ice. props to the almighty whitey!
    By: Pete Roberts
    • 10. The Chronic by Dr. Dre
    • 9. The Fragile (1999) by Nine Inch Nails
    • 8. 311 (1995) by 311
    • 7. The Chemical Brothers (1997) by Dig Your Own Hole
    • 6. Hello Nasty (1999) by Beastie Boys
    • 5. Lets Face It (1997) by Mighty Mighty Bosstones
    • 4. Sublime by Sublime
    • 3. Midnite Vultures (1999) by Beck
    • 2. Odelay (1994) by Beck
    • 1. Nevermind (1991) by Nirvana

    By: noah
    • 10. sisco by sisco
    • 9. astro lounge by smash mouth
    • 8. dude ranch by blink 182
    • 7. nsync by no strings attached
    • 6. follow the leader by korn
    • 5. 2gether by 2gether
    • 4. enema of the state by blink 182
    • 3. signifigant other by limp bizkit
    • 2. battle in los angles by rage against the machine
    • 1. issues by korn

    By: Nadine
    • 10. Nevermind by Nirvana
      Everyone loves this album.
    • 9. Guns N' Roses by The Spegehtti Incident
      GNR twist on a bunch of classics.
    • 8. silverchair by Neon Ballroom
      This album is insane.
    • 7. Blind Melon by Soup
      There's a secret song before Galaxie. Just seek backwards for about 30 seconds.
    • 6. silverchair by Frogstomp
      Great debute for a bunch of teenagers.
    • 5. Blind Melon by Nico
      A final tribute to a great man. Rest is Peace, Shannon.
    • 4. silverchair by Freakshow
      Good stuff.
    • 3. Blind Melon by Blind Melon
      Unified theory is the new creation of the Blind Melon memebers. luma.net
    • 2. Use Your Illusion II by Guns N' Roses
      This band is truly the best of all time.
    • 1. Use You Illusion I by Guns N' Roses
      Axl is alive!!! Look for the new album.

    I think you can guess my favourite bands.
    By: Ben Jammin
    • 10. smash by the offspring
    • 9. the chronic by dr. dre
    • 8. dookie by green day
    • 7. big ones by aerosmith
    • 6. beach boys greatest hits by the Beach Boys
    • 5. the block is hot or 400 degreez by lil' wayne or juvenile
    • 4. unnpluged in new york by nirvana
    • 3. hard knock life vol. 2 by jay-z
    • 2. my burned cd by various artists
      method man, red man, trick daddy, dr. dre. snoop dogg, eminem, jay-z, HOT BOYS lil' wayne big tymers juvenile bg lil'turk, bone thugs n harmony puff daddy ma$e, notorious big, DMX, lil'troy, weezer, smashing pumpkins,jurmaine dupree!!!!!!!!!!!
      of course!

    you cant get better music than this!
    By: Deb
    • 10. Smash by The Offspring
      This album is before they totally sold out. It's just awesome lyrics and awesome songs.
    • 9. Dookie by Green Day
      Every time I hear these songs it takes me back to seventh and eighth grade. I still love these songs.
    • 8. The Unauthorized Biography of Reinhold Messner by Ben Folds Five
      These songs are all so touching and beautiful. Especially Don't Change You Plans and Magic.
    • 7. Jagged Little Pill by Alanis Morisette
      This is the only female album I own, but it is incredible. She sings with such rage that is too cool and the songs rock.
    • 6. Be Here Now by Oasis
      The average song length on this album is like 6 minutes which I find pretty cool. Awesome album.
    • 5. Nevermind by Nirvana
      Smells Like Teen Spirit, Lithium, and Come As You Are are some of my favorite songs from the decade and this entire album is just awesome.
    • 4. Automatic For The People by REM
      This album is just wonderful. It's a softer and more serious side of one of my favorite bands ever and contains some of my favorite songs like Everybody Hurts, Drive, and Man on the Moon. Actually, every song on this album is awesome.
    • 3. Ten by Pearl Jam
      This is just a truly awesome grunge album.
    • 2. Unplugged in New York by Nirvana
      This is in my opinion Nirvana in their natural state and I just think that Kurt's musical genius is truly reflected on this live album.
    • 1. Purple by Stone Temple Pilots
      This was one of the first albums that I was ever obsessed with. I would listen to it 24/7 and it never grew old.

    By: Stephanie
    • 10. Superunknown by Soundgarden
      One of my favorite bands of all time. The album that got me into alternative music.
    • 9. In Utero by Nirvana
      Another great album by one of the greatest bands of the decade.
    • 8. Korn by Korn
      None of their other albums have ever topped this one. Shows some real emotion amidst all the screaming.
    • 7. Galore by The Cure
      Sums up some of the band's great late eighties and early nineties songs.
    • 6. Little Earthquakes by Tori Amos
      Tori is just amazing.
    • 5. Ten by Pearl Jam
      My favorite Pearl Jam album. Some songs that rock and some really beautiful songs as well, such as Release and Garden.
    • 4. Dirt by Alice in Chains
    • 3. OK Computer by Radiohead
      Brilliant and beautiful.
    • 2. Nevermind by Nirvana
      This album is absolutely perfect from beginning to end. There is not one song on this album that i dislike.
    • 1. Temple of the Dog by Temple of the Dog
      My favorite album. Chris Cornell has an amazing voice. A moving tribute to Andy Wood.

    Honorable Mention: REM New Adventures in Hi-Fi
    By: Norman Smiley
    • 10. Throwing Copper by Live
    • 9. Smash by The Offspring
    • 8. Enema of the State by Blink 182
    • 7. Frogstomp by Silverchair
    • 6. Jagged Little Pill by Alanis Morrisette
    • 5. Korn by Korn
    • 4. Significant Other by Limp Bizkit
    • 3. Ten by Pearl Jam
    • 2. Nevermind by Nirvana
    • 1. Master Of Puppets by Metallica

    Tracey (Thorn...) Chapman sucks!!!!!!!!!!!!
    By: Mr. Self Destruct
    • 10. Badmotorfinger by Soundgarden
      It's just so PRETTY!
    • 9. Dirt by Alice in Chains
      Perhaps the grittiest, grimiest album of all time.
    • 8. Ten by Pearl Jam
      Pearl Jam's only true claim to talent.
    • 7. MCMXC A.D. by Enigma
      *THE* seduction album...
    • 6. The Process by VSkinny Puppy
      The ultimate swansong.
    • 5. KMFDM by XTORT
      Their best and most original album.
    • 4. Demanufacture by Fear Factory
      Arguably the best industrial album of all time.
    • 3. White Zombie by La Sexorcisto: Devil Music Vol. 1
      Sex, muscle cars, road poetry,sex, horror movies, sex, satan and sex!
    • 2. Nevermind by Nirvana
      Flagship album of the grunge period.
    • 1. Nine Inch Nails by The Downward Spiral
      Perhaps one of the most important album of all time.

    Much of the music in the '90s, aside from the huge surge of hip-hop, r&b and rap, was a continuation and variation on the underground music movements started in the late 70s through the 80s.

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