Greatest Artists and Bands of the 90s


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81 The Cranberries The Cranberries The Cranberries are an Irish rock band who formed in Limerick in 1989. The band consists of lead singer Dolores O'Riordan, guitarist Noel Hogan, bassist Mike Hogan and drummer Fergal Lawler.

This band made a fantastic music in the 90's. Come on, vote for The Cranberries!

Hits - "Zombie", "Ode to My Family", "Linger", "Dreams", "Promises", "Salvation", "Animal Instinct", "Ridiculous Thoughts", "Free to Decide", "Just My Imagination", "When You're Gone"

Not the best, but far too low on the list... Zombie is a better hit than half the bands in the top 100 have

96? Come on... Should be top 10, no doubt about it.

How were they not already on this list? They one one of the greastest bands of the '90s! And Michael Jackson, really?

82 U2 U2 U2 are an Irish rock band from Dublin. Formed in 1976, the group consists of Bono, the Edge, Adam Clayton, and Larry Mullen Jr. U2's early sound was rooted in post-punk but eventually grew to incorporate influences from many genres of popular music. Throughout the group's musical pursuits, they have more.

Superb band and lasted!

Are you joking. One (pardon the pun) of the best and influencial groups of the 90s. Achtung Baby, Zooropa...Pop(come on, it's not that bad) were albums which are timeless classics made in the 90s

83 Counting Crows Counting Crows Counting Crows is an American rock band from Berkeley, California, formed in 1991. The band consists of Adam Duritz, David Bryson, Charlie Gillingham, Dan Vickrey, David Immerglück, Jim Bogios and Millard Powers.
84 Alanis Morissette Alanis Morissette

In 1995 she released an album that changed the whole musical world and sold over 33 million copies worldwide. Alanis deserves all the respect just because of that but I'll be honest, I love her Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie album as much

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85 Savage Garden Savage Garden Savage Garden were an Australian pop duo consisting of Darren Hayes as vocalist and Daniel Jones as instrumentalist.

They're amazing I love their song truly madly deeply

Song after song, I can list to their album.

I love the song truly madly deeply

86 Gareth Gates
87 Sublime Sublime Sublime was an American ska punk band from Long Beach, California, formed in 1988. The band's line-up, unchanged until their breakup, consisted of Bradley Nowell, Eric Wilson and Bud Gaugh.

When considering great albums I think about the few you can play from beginning to end without skipping track. "Sublime" (1996) is one of them. Top 5 in the mid-late 90's

They only had 3 hit singles, but they were probably one of the top 4 bands of the 90s along with Nirvana, Stone Temple Pilots, and Blind Melon

Did they have a bad song? Best band in the 90s

First ska band on this list, more so reggae, but they still had some ska. should be way higher up the list.

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88 Celine Dion Celine Dion

Celine was huge in the 90's - huge album sales, big tours, popularity everywhere. Her strong vocal impressed the whole world

She has hugh success in both US and Europe zone.

89 Limp Bizkit Limp Bizkit Limp Bizkit is an American nu metal band from Jacksonville, Florida, formed in 1994. Their lineup consists of Fred Durst, Sam Rivers, John Otto, and Wes Borland.
90 Aaliyah Aaliyah Aaliyah Dana Haughton was born on January 16th 1979 and died August 25th 2001. She was a dancer, an actress and an R&B singer. She was born in Brooklyn, New York, raised in Detroit, Michigan and died at Marsh Harbour, Bahamas. more.

I love you rip princess/baby girl

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91 Dinosaur Jr. Dinosaur Jr. Dinosaur Jr. is an American rock band formed in Amherst, Massachusetts, in 1984, originally simply called Dinosaur until legal issues forced a change in name.
92 R.E.M. R.E.M. R.E.M. was an American rock band from Athens, Georgia, formed in 1980 by lead singer Michael Stipe, lead guitarist Peter Buck, bassist/backing vocalist Mike Mills, and drummer Bill Berry.

R.E.M are a great band who don't get the recognition they deserve. They have released many brilliant albums like "Murmur" and "Out of Time."

93 Suede
94 Massive Attack Massive Attack Massive Attack are an electronic music duo from Bristol, England, who use distorted, psychedelic, dynamic atmospheres as a definitive style of their music. They are noted as one of the most influential acts in electronic music to date, whose musical style was claimed to be far ahead of its time, and more. V 1 Comment
95 Depeche Mode Depeche Mode Depeche Mode are an English electronic and synth-pop band formed in 1980 in Basildon, Essex. The group's original line-up consisted of Dave Gahan, Martin Gore, Andy Fletcher, and Vince Clarke.
96 The Stone Roses V 1 Comment
97 KIss KIss Kiss is an American hard rock band formed in New York City in January 1973 by Paul Stanley, Gene Simmons and the band's original manager, Lew Linet.
98 Eurythmics Eurythmics Eurythmics were a British music duo consisting of members Annie Lennox and David A. Stewart. Stewart and Lennox were both previously in the band The Tourists, who split up in 1980; Eurythmics were formed that year in London.
99 Motörhead Motörhead Motörhead were an English heavy metal/Hard Rock band formed in June 1975 by bassist, singer, and songwriter Ian Fraser "Lemmy" Kilmister, who was the sole constant member; guitarist and songwriter Larry Wallis; and drummer Lucas Fox. The band's harsh vocals and fast paced tempos helped inspire speed more.
100 Pavement

The indie-rock band to rule them all. From Slanted and Enchanted to Terror Twilight, each of pavements 5 albums is a masterpiece. Lyrically complex, musically innovative, they are unquestionably the best band of the 90's.

Great band. They are really quite mis-understood though. People sometimes don't give them a chance. But, those are also the people who have never heard of (or don't like because they also never gave a chance) sonic youth, Dinosaur Jr, Yo La Tengo, MBV and Built to Spill.

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