What are your top ten favorite songs from the 90s?
- 10. Sublime by What I Got
"Light me up that cigarette and I'll strap shoes on my feet, got to find the reason, reason things went wrong, got to find the reason why my money's all gone..."
- 9. Fuel for Fire by Metallica
"Gimme fuel, gimme fire, gimme that which I desire...Oooh, wanna burn fuel is pumpin engines...turning my direction...waste my thoughts with gasoline..."
- 8. Dave Mathews Band by Crash
"Crazy...for you, oh, and you come crash into me yea...baby and I come into you...And a boy's dream"
- 7. Change the World by Eric Clapton
"I can change the world, I could be the sunlight in your universe you would think my love was really something good, baby if i could change the world..."
- 6. Under the Bridge by Red Hot Chilli Peppers
"Sometimes I feel like I don't have a partner, sometimes I feel like my only friend is the city I live in, the city of angels...lonely as I am, together we cry..."
- 5. Ana's Song by Silverchair
"Please die Ana, for as long as you're here, we're not...you make the sounds of laughter and sharpened nails seem softer...and you're my obsession, I love you to the bones and Ana wrecks your life...like an anorexic life..."
- 4. Fly by Nickelback
"Brother tell me something, if I take this am I going to die? And he says no, so then I figure what the hell I'll try cuz it's my life...so light the match and you and I will fly..."
- 3. Basket Case by Green Day
"Sometimes I give myself the creeps, sometimes my mind plays tricks on me...it all keeps adding up, I think I'm cracking up...am I just paranoid? am I just stoned?"
- 2. Change by Blind Melon
"I don't feel the sun coming out today, lord, it's stayin' in...It's gonna find another way...and I sit here in this misery I don't think I'll ever see the sun from here and the bottom of this beer..."
- 1. Heart Shaped Box by Nirvana
"I've been locked inside your heart shaped box for a week...hey wait I got a new complaint, forever in debt to your priceless advice..."
Kurt Cobain (Nirvana) and Shannon Hoon (Blind Melon) REST IN PEACE "I dig music..." "It's a voice that says 'here I am and FUCK YOU if you can't understand me!'" - Almost Famous We children of today missed out on real music--rock n' roll...(doors, who, clapton, floyd, dead, zeppelin, stones, beatles, SMB, hendrix, dylan...)
- 10. Rain When I Die by Alice In Chains
- 9. Under The Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers
- 8. Given To Fly by Pearl Jam
- 7. Bohemian Rhapsody (re-issue) by Queen
- 6. Lithium by Nirvana
- 5. Cherub Rock by Smashing Pumpkins
- 4. When I Come Around by Green Day
- 3. Here Is No Why by Smashing Pumpkins
- 2. The Unforgivem by Metallica
- 1. Alive by Pearl Jam
- 10. Enter Sandman by Metallica
Killed Napster! but kept rock alive in the 90s.
- 9. GoodBye Earl by Dixie Chix
Broke the Country pop line.
- 8. C U when U get there by Coolio
The best mix of a symphony and rap ever.
- 7. 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins
This was me and my sister's favorite song when it came out.
- 6. Killing Me Softly by Fugees
To bad they seperated.
- 5. When I Come Around by Green Day
I still love this song.
- 4. Lighting Crashes by Live
I remember when my neighbor first played this song and i loved it.
- 3. Runaway Train by Soul Asylum
- 2. I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy (P.Diddy), 112
I love this song. It was the first song i memorized all the words to.
- 1. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
No song compares to this!
- 10. Conventioneers by Barenaked ladies
- 9. The Sign by Ace of base
- 8. Meet Virginia by Train
- 7. Wrap Your Arms Around Me by Barenaked Ladies
Great beat great singer
- 6. Jumper by Third Eye Blind
- 5. Bleeders by Wallflowers
- 4. Better Life by 3 Doors Down
- 3. The Sidewinder Sleeps Tonite by R.E.M
- 2. I Am by Train
Love the song
- 1. Am I The Only One by Barenaked ladies
Acoustic guitar and a sexy voice...need more be said
Ok you might think i like BNL well your right ^_^
By: Jorge Mares
- 10. Doughter by Pearl Jam
- 9. Dust And Bones by Guns and Roses
- 8. About A Girl by Nirvana
- 7. Heart Shaped Box by Nirvana
- 6. Plush by Stone Temple Pilots
- 5. Sliver by Nirvana
- 4. Cemetery Gates by Pantera
- 3. Paranoid (cover) by Megadeht
- 2. Welcome Home Sanatarium by Metallica
- 1. Estranged by Guns and Roses
- 10. Special by Garbage
- 9. Basket Case by Greenday
- 8. Bitter Sweet Symphony by The Verve
- 7. Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
- 6. Breakfast As Tiffany's by Deep Blue Something
- 5. Ana's song (open fire) by Silverchair
- 4. Spin Doctors by Two Princes
- 3. Nancyboy by Placebo
- 2. Creep by Radiohead
- 1. Everybody Hurts by R.E.M.
R.E.M., Radiohead and Placebo should have had lists of their own. Hard to choose between all of their brilliant songs. I did it somehow all the same.
- 10. Inside Out by Eve 6
I just COULDN'T STOP listening to this song!
- 9. Don't Speak by No Doubt
This song is basically about breaking up...This was about the time when they became more than just a ska band, they were rock and pop.
- 8. The Sign by Ace of Base
I always argued with my family, telling them that the song went, "I saw the sun..."
- 7. Crossroads by Bone Thugs N Harmony
I was WOWed by this song and video! Excellent work by BTNH!
- 6. Waterfalls by TLC
This song was very cool, the video was amazing!
- 5. Barbie Girl by Aqua
Can't forget this classic! "C'Mon, Barbie, let's go party..."
- 4. Special by Garbage
I used to watch this video EVERYDAY on MTV when it came out!
- 3. Friends In Low Places by Garth Brooks
Me and my cuz even made up little hand movements for the chorus!
- 2. Baby Got Back by Sir Mix-A-Lot
Two words: True classic.
- 1. Ironic by Alanis Morrisette
I think Alanis' "Jagged Little Pill" was the first CD I bought (I did have other cassettes before this, mind you), the Ironic video was a real favorite of mine.
Close Calls were: "I'll Never Fall In Love Again" by Elvis Costello and Burt Bacharach, "I Say A Little Prayer" by Diane King/ The My Best Friend's Wedding cast, "Scream" by Michael and Janet Jackson, "No Scrubs" by TLC, "Changes" by Tupac, "November Rain" by Guns'n'Roses, "One Week" by Barenaked Ladies, "Chocolate Salty Balls" by the Chef from SouthPark (or any song by him for that matter), any Weird Al song, I could make a Top 1000 list!
- 10. Always In My Heart by Tevin Campbell
Heartfelt song produced by Babyface and Daryll Simmons
- 9. If I Was A River by Patti LaBelle
- 8. Aaliyah by At Your Best
Captures the essence of Aaliyah's voice..........captures the emotion in her voice
- 7. Stay by Destiny's Child
Lead singer Beyonce sounds best on this beautiful song
- 6. Come Back to Me by Janet Jackson
A classic.......again the strings mixed with soft, heartfelt Janet's voice
- 5. Usher by help Me
Great song that shows off Usher's range
- 4. Dreams by Boyz II Men
Amazing.......You have to hear it turned up loud to really appreciate
- 3. Dear Lie by TLC
Shows TLC's T'Boz's amazing range
- 2. It Hurts Like Hell by Aretha Franklin
The strings mixed with Aretha's powerful voice make this song so great
- 1. I Keep It to Myself by Monica
Beautiful song......one of Monica's best produced by the amazing Daryll Simmons
I'm a sucker for a great voice, strings, and the acoustic guitar!!!!!!!
By: lisa miller
- 10. Any Thing By Dave Navarro And Chris Cornell by Dave And Chris
i really love the beltsy sounds of chris cornell, and the gutsy sounds of dave
- 9. Good Friends And A Bottle Of Pills by Pantera
i know this one is a very early one, but probly their best
- 8. Mother by Danzing
hey not the best singer, but this song really wasnt all that bad
- 7. Deja Voodoo by Kenny Wayne Sheperd
that white boy can play the blues,love the bluesey guitar
- 6. Rooster by Stone Temple Pilots
- 5. Temple Of The Dog by Temple Of The Dog
the entire album was great, i have went thru 2-cds allready
- 4. Do Me by Bell, Biv Defoe
another dance tune
- 3. Rub You The Right Way by Jonnie Gill
danced our asses off at the clubs to this one
- 2. Would? by Stone Temple Pilots
a combo of 70's and grungey 90's music, it sends me to another place.
- 1. Fell On Black Days by Soundgarden
nobody can belt out a song like chris can,his feelings in this song i felt so intuned with.
- 10. Mmm Mmm Mmm by Crash Test Dummies
This just reminds you of summer and craziness for some reason!
- 9. The Freshman by The Verve Pipe
This song has a great feel to it..lyrics are awesome and everything gells
- 8. Something's Always Wrong by Toad the Wet Sprocket
Another great song from one of the most underappreciated bands of the decade..great guitar parts in there!
- 7. Damn, I Wish I Was Your Lover by Sophie B. Hawkins
Love the background part of this song..great energy!
- 6. Sometimes Love Just Ain't Enough by Patty Smith and Don Henley
A really great duet!
- 5. Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O' Conner
Although she's not very well liked nowadays...she sings this song with great passion and it's wonderful!
- 4. November Rain by Guns n' Roses
What a masterpiece and one of the best music videos ever!
- 3. This Used to be My Playground by Madonna
This song fits "A League of their Own" so very well
- 2. Ordinary World by Duran Duran
Good lyrics, but the guitar riffs are awesome!
- 1. Stay ( I Missed You) by Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories
She sings this very well, powerful lyrics
Early 90's music rocks and beats out anything else i've heard since then...none of this "pop" stuff that floods the airways nowadays! We need more bands like Nirvana and Pearl Jam..but others like Madonna..Goo Goo Dolls..John Mellencamp...have stayed great all through the 90's!
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