Greatest Artists and Bands of the 90s


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21 Garth Brooks Garth Brooks Troyal Garth Brooks, known professionally as Garth Brooks, is an American country pop singer-songwriter.

He won the American music awards artist of the decade for all music and sold more albums in this decade than anyone. Shouldn't be a contest

The Dance
Thunder Rolls
many, many more...

Love Garth Brooks always and forever

22 System of a Down System of a Down System of a Down formed in 1994 as an Armenian-American Nu Metal group from Glendale, California . The band name is sometimes shortened to System or SOAD. more.

I have every album they ever came out with, never been to a concert cause I wasn't old enough then they went on this Hiatus which I'm still not sure if they're back together, till then I bought Serj Tankian's solo album that he made completely by himself playing every instrument (impressive) I'm not saying I'm a more hardcore fan than you I'm saying this band oozes so much talent that every song they wrote is amazing. seriously other bands albums might have one or two hits and the rest of the music I skip through but with System of a Down? Nah man I listen to every song over and over to the point I memorized every single lyric of every single song. Chop Suey was a little hard to catch at first, haha. War I is my favorite song from the group though I love Sugar as well for its absolutely psychopathic sound. The first Album I listened to was "steal this album" which was the third I think. I Love this group

System of a down offers so much, beautiful vocals, thought provoking satire, and some of the craziest yet most intriguing songs known to man! "chop suey" and "lost in Hollywood" will melt your heart.

Not really a 90s band. sure, their debut albums was in the 90s, but they didn't get big until 2001 - noisyboy43

Amazing band. Serj Tankian and his vocals are something else.

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23 Megadeth Megadeth Megadeth is an American thrash metal band from Los Angeles, California. Megadeth was formed in 1983 by guitarist Dave Mustaine and bassist David Ellefson, shortly after Mustaine was fired from Metallica. They have released 15 studio albums to date, and have gone through many lineup changes, with Dave more.
24 K.S. Chithra K.S. Chithra Krishnan Nair Shantakumari Chithra, often credited as K. S. Chithra or simply Chithra, is an Indian playback singer from Kerala. Chithra also sings Indian classical, devotional, and popular music.

She Started to rock late 80's and continued in 90's and still now

She has a sweet voice - Singer4Freedom

25 Bon Jovi Bon Jovi Bon Jovi is a hard rock band formed in 1983, which had a streak of successful albums in the late 1980s. The band originally consisted of lead vocalist Jon Bon Jovi, guitarist Ritchie Sambora (left in 2013), bassist Alec John Such (left in 1994), keyboard David Bryan, and drummer Tico Torres. The band's more.

A guy who started out in the 80's (if not in the 70's) and is still Vibrating those vocal chords!


I like a person who knows what he or she's taliking about.

26 Tool Tool Tool is an American progressive metal/alternative metal band, that was formed in 1990. more.

Tool were in a class of their own. Those who followed the mainstream would not have taken the time to experience how Tool transformed 90's music, and by the time the year 2000 came around, every band trying to find and define themselves amongst th rubble of wanna be rock stars was trying to be just like them. Despite most people thinking Nirvana were the heavyweights of the 90's, they were more of an introduction to what played out to be a much much better decade of musical acts than they themselves could have predicted or replicated. My top ten would have to start with Tool.

What do you get when you mix the perfection and the pure genius of Led Zepplin and the experimental and ground breaking sounds of Pink Floyd...the love child that is Tool! These guys aren't just musicians...they are proper artists delivering a sound and message that still to this day can ring true. Do yourself a favour and read just some of MJK's lyrics and try to get in the mind of one of today's most brilliant poets, it will not disappoint, but only blow your mind and make you really think twice about anything and everything.

Tool all the way.

Tool made 2 classics in a decade. Better than Metallica, system of a down, guns n roses and the backstreet boys for the 90s.

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27 Korn Korn Korn is an American Nu-Metal band from Bakersfield, California, formed in 1993. The band's current lineup includes founding members Jonathan Davis, James "Munky" Shaffer, Brian "Head" Welch, and Reginald "Fieldy" Arvizu, with the addition of Ray Luzier, who replaced the band's original member, David more.

This band revived metal in the 90's in a time dominated by grunge. Their down tuned guitars, heavy drums, hip hop inspired bass lines, and angry, pain ridden vocals created a genre very popular in the 90's, nü metal. The fact that this band is not in top ten amazes me.

28 Aerosmith Aerosmith Aerosmith is an American rock band, sometimes referred to as "the Bad Boys from Boston" and "America's Greatest Rock and Roll Band".

Legendary band with legendary music!

Hits - "I Don't Want to Miss a Thing", "Crazy", "Amazing", "Cryin'", "Livin' on the Edge", "Pink", "Blind Man", "The Other Side", "What It Takes", "Falling in Love (Is Hard on the Knees)", "Hole in My Soul"

29 Pulp

Good but blur is better

30 Eminem Eminem Eminem, born Marshall Bruce Mathers III, is an American rapper, actor and music producer born on October 17, 1972 in St. Joseph, Missouri. Eminem has sold over 300 million records making him the bestselling hip-hop artist of all time. In addition to his solo career, he is a member of D12 and (with Royce more.

A truly fantastic rap artist that smashed his way into the rap game with a unique sense of style and expression, who demonstrates confidence, strength, focus, drive and passion through his music and performances without fear.

31 PJ Harvey PJ Harvey Polly Jean Harvey, known as PJ Harvey, is an English musician, singer-songwriter, writer, poet, and composer.

I like her album that albini produced - Singer4Freedom

32 Weezer Weezer Weezer is an American rock band formed in Los Angeles in 1992, currently consisting of Rivers Cuomo (lead vocals, lead and rhythm guitar), Patrick Wilson, Brian Bell, and Scott Shriner.

Why are they by artists I've never heard of? GOOD MUSIC FOREVER

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33 Westlife Westlife Westlife were an Irish boy band, formed in July 1998 and disbanded in June 2012. Originally signed by Simon Cowell and managed by Louis Walsh, the group's final line-up consisted of Nicky Byrne, Kian Egan, Mark Feehily, and Shane Filan.

In my own opinion, I think Westlife should be at #1... Bec. we all know that they sing comes from the heart.. Furthermore their songs was really really inspiring, and it is really good too. They are the best, the greatest band that I have ever encountered... esp. their hits songs like WHAT MAKES A MAN, WORLD OF OUR OWN, CLOSE, SOMETHING RIGHT, A FRAGILE HEART, and so forth... then if you are not convince, then why don't you try to listen to their songs that I've mentioned... Sure you love it too.

Great pop singers one the finest the music ever had just love their music. Maybe some don't like them because of their remakes but take note they make good version of songs

Westlife makes us feel happy and brand new with the meaning songs. Great pop singers one the finest the music ever had just love their music

I love this band with my best friend Jade roberts

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35 The Notorious B.I.G. The Notorious B.I.G. Christopher George Latore Wallace, better known by his stage name, The Notorious B.I.G (a.k.a. Biggie Smalls), is consistently ranked as one of the best rappers of all time. The Notorious B.I.G was born May 21, 1972, he was born in Brooklyn, New York. At the age of 24 The Notorious B.I.G was murdered more.

Come on! Did everyone forgot about rap at the 90's! Him and Tupac ruled the whole world at that time either him or tupac is supposed to be at the top 5 list

Point blank the best there is

36 Blind Guardian Blind Guardian Blind Guardian is a German power metal band formed in the mid-1980s in West Germany. They are often credited as one of the seminal and most influential bands in the power metal and speed metal subgenres. Heavily influenced by Queen, they use the technique of overdubbing. They also incorporate large more.
37 Bjork Bjork Björk Guðmundsdóttir, known mononymously as Björk, is an Icelandic singer and songwriter. She is most famous for her eclectic music styles and experimentation on electronic pop music.

BY FAR the most creative and unique artist of the 90's. All 3 albums she released are true masterpieces. Bjork is one of a kind.

Notable songs: "Hyperballad", "Human Behaviour", "All Is Full of Love", "Joga", "It's Oh So Quiet", "Venus as a Boy", "Army of Me", "Bachelorette", "Isobel", "I Miss You"

38 Blink-182 Blink-182 Blink-182 are a Pop Punk band formed in 1992. Original lineup were Mark Hoppus (Bass Guitar, Vocals) more.
39 Iced Earth Iced Earth Iced Earth is an American heavy metal band from Tampa, Florida. It was formed in 1985 under the name Purgatory by guitarist and main songwriter Jon Schaffer and original drummer Greg Seymour.
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