Best Alternative Songs


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81 Animal - Neon Trees
82 Idioteque - Radiohead
83 Take Me Out - Franz Ferdinand

why did I vote for them? well duh! their freakin awesome and off the chain! and so is the yeah yeah yeahs my two fave bands!

This song have a really catchy guitar, specially at the main part of the song. I always listen to this song everyday. And it's always make me happy every time I listen to this song.

84 Give Me a Sign - Breaking Benjamin

Man this should be way above... surely one of the best songs by breaking benjamin... great lyrics too

This song is so deep. It should be in the top 10.

Are you kidding me? This song at least desrves to be in top 20.

34? Really one of the best of Br B

85 I Am - Awolnation
86 Paralyzer - Finger Eleven

I hate finger eleven
but I only like this song

87 Hysteria - Muse

A great Alternative/Rock hit for anyone who like Muse. This song is a classic example of what every song should be. It has an amazing bass riff, great vocals, heavy drums, and a killer Guitar Solo. - Paragor34


Should be in the top 5. I love the solo but its just my opinion

Hysteria at #93. Indeed, the world is coming to the end.

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88 Apologize - Onerepublic

OneRepublic rose to fame with this hit. It is also the most played song in history being played 10,331 times in one week. - Paragor34

I love this song, and OneRepublic. Their music is so great!

89 Save You - Simple Plan

Amazing song! Amazing band.

This song should be higher

90 With or Without You - U2
91 What I've Done - Linkin Park

Its shocking that this song does not form part of top 20 in this list... Brilliant music, fantastic lyrics!

"I'll face myself and cross out what I've become erase myself and let go of what I've done" Rest In Peace Chester Bennington.

This song is what made me want to become a musician.

My favorite Linkin Park song. better than numb and in the end in my opinion. - SpaceCakes

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92 Bullet with Butterfly Wings - Smashing Pumpkins

Half of the songs on this list aren't alternative rock! Either way, BWBW is an incredible song.

Lol... I'm listening to this song but this should be in the top ten votes. I love the guitar riffs. The Smashing Pumpkins rock! 🤘

93 Otherside - Red Hot Chili Peppers

The fact that this isn't even one of there best songs and this high on the list is depressing. I am extremely surprised that songs like Under the Bridge or Californication aren't even mentioned.

This list creator has no Idea what he/she is doing! Honestly one of the greatest songs by the RHCP and deserves at least top 20!

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94 Fat Lip - Sum 41
95 B.Y.O.B. - System of a Down

This is NU-metal

96 Dear Agony - Breaking Benjamin
97 Man in the Box - Alice in Chains
98 Feel Good Inc. - Gorillaz

Why aren't there any more Gorillaz songs on here?. Feel Good Inc. experiments many genres such as pop, rock, jazz, and rap and transitions seamlessly. Its vocals are expertly performed. It goes as part of a timeline. It's a good gateway song into alternative music. What's not to love about this?

Underrated on this list... Though it may be confusing it has a big message to it.

What this doing in 104, it was top in England at one point, it was the high point of an album that received platinum, Why is this so underrated? this is arguably my favorite song of all time.

99 Glad Man Singing - Iron & Wine
100 Stressed Out - Twenty One Pilots

Beautiful. Just beautiful.

I'd vote for literally any other Tøp song (other than Heathens) but this will go

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