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100 Greatest '90s Alternative Songs

The greatest songs from the era that brought us grunge and took the counter-culture mainstream.

100 songs (6 hours and 57 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Smells Like Teen Spirit
Nirvana - Nevermind (Deluxe Edition)
5:01
2
Losing My Religion
R.E.M. - Out Of Time (25th Anniversary Edition) [Explicit]
4:28
3
Jeremy
Pearl Jam - Ten
5:18
4
Wonderwall (Remastered)
Oasis - (What's The Story) Morning Glory? [Remastered]
4:18
5
1979 (Remastered 2012)
The Smashing Pumpkins - Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness (Deluxe Edition) [Explicit]
4:26
6
Under The Bridge
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Blood Sugar Sex Magik (U.S. Version) [Explicit]
4:24
7
Black Hole Sun
Soundgarden - Telephantasm
5:17
8
Loser
Beck - Mellow Gold [Explicit]
3:55
9
Closer [Explicit]
Nine Inch Nails - The Downward Spiral
6:13
10
Sabotage (1999 - Remaster) [Explicit]
Beastie Boys - Anthology: The Sounds Of Science [Explicit]
2:59
11
Basket Case
Green Day - Dookie [Explicit]
3:01
12
Come As You Are
Nirvana - Nevermind (Deluxe Edition)
3:38
13
Alive
Pearl Jam - Ten
5:41
14
No Rain
Blind Melon - Blind Melon [Explicit]
3:37
15
Bitter Sweet Symphony
The Verve - 90s Rock [Explicit]
5:59
16
Disarm
The Smashing Pumpkins - Siamese Dream (2011 - Remaster) [Explicit]
3:16
17
Song 2 (2012 Remastered Version)
Blur - Blur
2:01
18
Man in the Box [Explicit]
Alice In Chains - Facelift [Explicit]
4:44
19
Plush
Stone Temple Pilots - Core
5:10
20
Buddy Holly
Weezer - Weezer
2:39
21
Creep [Explicit]
Radiohead - Pablo Honey [Explicit]
3:58
22
Tonight, Tonight (Remastered 2012)
The Smashing Pumpkins - Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness (Deluxe Edition) [Explicit]
4:14
23
Friday I'm In Love
The Cure - Greatest Hits
3:35
24
Been Caught Stealing
Jane's Addiction - Ritual De Lo Habitual [Explicit]
3:34
25
Scar Tissue
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Californication [Explicit]
3:35
26
Lithium
Nirvana - Nevermind (Remastered)
4:16
27
Epic
Faith No More - The Real Thing (Deluxe Edition) [Explicit]
4:53
28
Hunger Strike
Temple Of The Dog - Temple Of The Dog
4:04
29
Are You Gonna Go My Way
Lenny Kravitz - Are You Gonna Go My Way
3:31
30
Say It Ain't So
Weezer - Weezer
4:18
31
When I Come Around
Green Day - Dookie [Explicit]
2:58
32
Interstate Love Song
Stone Temple Pilots - Purple [Explicit]
3:13
33
The Kids Aren't Alright
The Offspring - Americana [Explicit]
3:00
34
Heart-Shaped Box
Nirvana - In Utero - 20th Anniversary Super Deluxe
4:41
35
Spoonman
Soundgarden - Telephantasm (Deluxe Edition) [Explicit]
4:06
36
Jane Says
Jane's Addiction - Nothing's Shocking [Explicit]
4:47
37
Even Flow
Pearl Jam - Ten
4:53
38
Everybody Hurts
R.E.M. - Automatic For The People
5:20
39
Give It Away
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Blood Sugar Sex Magik (U.S. Version) [Explicit]
4:42
40
Cherub Rock
The Smashing Pumpkins - (Rotten Apples) The Smashing Pumpkins Greatest Hits [Explicit]
4:59
41
Karma Police
Radiohead - OK Computer
4:24
42
Everlong
Foo Fighters - The Colour And The Shape (Expanded Edition)
4:10
43
Peaches
The Presidents of the United States of America - The Presidents of The United States of America: Ten Year Super Bonus Special Anniversary Edition
2:51
44
Self-Esteem
The Offspring - Smash [Remastered] [Explicit]
4:17
45
Would?
Alice In Chains - Dirt
3:26
46
Lightning Crashes
Live - Awake The Best Of Live
5:24
47
Cannonball
The Breeders - Last Splash
3:33
48
Fell On Black Days (Album Version)
Soundgarden - Superunknown (Deluxe Edition)
4:42
49
Glycerine (Remastered)
Bush - Sixteen Stone (Remastered)
4:26
50
Hurt
Nine Inch Nails - The Downward Spiral
6:14
51
Black
Pearl Jam - Ten
5:44
52
Hey Man, Nice Shot (Remastered Version)
Filter - Short Bus
5:14
53
Creep
Stone Temple Pilots - Core
5:32
54
Nearly Lost You
Screaming Trees - Sweet Oblivion
4:07
55
In Bloom (Nevermind Version)
Nirvana - Nevermind (Remastered)
4:14
56
Runaway Train
Soul Asylum - Grave Dancers Union
4:25
57
Live Forever (Remastered)
Oasis - Definitely Maybe (Remastered) (Deluxe Version) [Explicit]
4:36
58
Better Man (Remastered)
Pearl Jam - Vitalogy
4:28
59
This Is a Call
Foo Fighters - Foo Fighters
3:53
60
Lump
The Presidents of the United States of America - The Presidents of The United States of America: Ten Year Super Bonus Special Anniversary Edition
2:14
61
Just A Girl
No Doubt - Women With Attitude [Explicit]
3:30
62
Losing A Whole Year
Third Eye Blind - Third Eye Blind
3:20
63
All The Small Things
blink-182 - Runtastic - Power Workout (Vol. 1) [Explicit]
2:47
64
Only Happy When It Rains
Garbage - Garbage (20th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition (Remastered))
3:56
65
Machinehead (Remastered)
Bush - Sixteen Stone (Remastered)
4:16
66
Interstate Love Song
Stone Temple Pilots - Thank You
3:13
67
Zombie
The Cranberries - No Need To Argue
5:06
68
About A Girl (Home Demo)
Nirvana - With The Lights Out - Box Set
2:42
69
What's The Frequency, Kenneth? [Explicit]
R.E.M. - Monster
3:59
70
Bull In The Heather (Album Version)
Sonic Youth - Experimental Jet Set, Trash And No Star
3:04
71
Violet
Hole - Live Through This
3:24
72
Possum Kingdom
Toadies - Throwback Tunes: 90s [Explicit]
5:08
73
The Distance
Cake - Fashion Nugget (Deluxe Version) [Explicit]
3:00
74
Down
311 - 311 [Explicit]
2:52
75
Santa Monica
Everclear - Sparkle And Fade
3:11
76
I Alone
Live - Throwing Copper (Expanded)
3:51
77
Sell Out
Reel Big Fish - Surf Music Chill [Explicit]
3:47
78
Volcano Girls
Veruca Salt - Eight Arms To Hold You
3:18
79
Chloe Dancer/Crown Of Thorns
Mother Love Bone - On Earth As It Is: The Complete Works [Explicit]
8:20
80
Tomorrow (Remastered)
Silverchair - Frogstomp 20th Anniversary (Remastered)
4:26
81
Dammit [Explicit]
blink-182 - Dude Ranch [Explicit]
2:45
82
Bound For The Floor
Local H - 90s Rock [Explicit]
3:44
83
Cumbersome
Seven Mary Three - American Standard [Explicit]
3:57
84
The Impression That I Get
The Mighty Mighty Bosstones - Let's Face It
3:14
85
Rooster (Album Version)
Alice In Chains - Dirt
6:14
86
Plowed
Sponge - Rotting Pinata
3:17
87
In The Meantime
Spacehog - Resident Alien [Explicit]
4:59
88
Laid
James - Laid (Deluxe Edition)
2:36
89
Novocaine for the Soul (Live) [Explicit]
Eels - Live at Town Hall [Explicit]
3:05
90
Say Hello 2 Heaven (Temple of the Dog demo 1990)
Temple Of The Dog - Pearl Jam Twenty Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
7:05
91
Champagne Supernova (Remastered)
Oasis - (What's The Story) Morning Glory? [Remastered]
7:31
92
Jerry Was A Race Car Driver (Album Version)
Primus - Sailing The Seas Of Cheese
3:10
93
Shine
Collective Soul - Hints, Allegations & Things Left Unsaid
5:06
94
Popular
Nada Surf - High/Low [Explicit]
3:48
95
Far Behind
Candlebox - Candlebox [Explicit]
4:59
96
My Own Worst Enemy [Explicit]
Lit - A Place In The Sun [Explicit]
2:49
97
Good
Better Than Ezra - Deluxe
3:05
98
Tonight, Tonight (Remastered 2012)
The Smashing Pumpkins - Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness (Deluxe Edition) [Explicit]
4:14
99
All Mixed Up [Explicit]
311 - 311 [Explicit]
2:59
100
Undone - The Sweater Song
Weezer - Weezer
5:05