Top 10 Best Matchbox 20 (Twenty) Songs

The Top Ten
1 Unwell Unwell Cover Art

The best song at first didn't know who sang it until I searched it hehe I love matchbox 20 I wish they could go to the Philippines and have a world tour. Many of us in the Philippines still love matchbox 20.
MATCHBOX 20 FOREVER!

No doubt that this is #1, great instrumentals, love the chorus most of all, one of my favorite songs, was going through Spotify and found this song, haven't played it in years, I just love this song.

This is THE song you think of when you hear Matchbox 20. I love the way they use different instruments in their songs, like the banjo in this one.

This is literally my favorite song. it's been my favorite song for as long as I remember, the first song I remember hearing as a kid. it never gets old. I literally love it so much I can't explain

2 If You're Gone If You're Gone Cover Art

My favorite Matchbox 20 song ever. The softer style of this song suits them, but the way Rob still inflects power in some of the lyrics is stunning.

This is such a great song. It really makes you think. The video is good too. It makes you think about life.

This song is just awesome, and it really makes you think. Well it makes me think.

This is the all time greatest miss you song ever maid.

3 3 AM 3 AM Cover Art

My favorite song just period. The song is so deep and so broad in terms of meaning. The lyrics, the guitar, the beat always get me. It's a masterpiece, it deserves to be up there in Rock Legends of all time.

This is such a good song. I like the way it starts out. I saw them in concert a couple of months ago and right before they played tis song they put clock counting from 2:55 till 3am and then they started playing it. Matchbox 20 has become my favorite band even though I'm only 14. You can't even compare them to one direction.

This is the best Matchbox 20 song hands down. I listen to this song over and over again and it is just beautifully written and has such an incredible story behind it. It is the best. I never understood this song but once you really listen to it, it will alwats stick with you. Its truly inspiring and one of the best sonngs I have ever heard.

This is my favorite matchbox 20 song ever! The lyrics are really good!

4 How Far We've Come How Far We've Come Cover Art

This song is amazing. It is simply the best song I have ever heard. It is easily the best of Matchbox Twenty's songs- this song has amazing lyrics, an amazing tune, and it's just stunning. Even though it's pretty high up on the list, I still can't believe that this is anything less than number one. It is such an upbeat and inspiring song, and the first time I heard it, I couldn't decide whether I should cry, scream, or laugh. I know it may seem like this comment might be too long or maybe "overly exaggerated", but this doesn't even begin to express the greatness if this song. Seriously. It is stunning and should be number one, no question about it.

Just like unwell, How Far We've Come is one of those matchbox twenty songs that doesn't quite sound like their normal sound. When Matchbox Twenty expands on their normal sound, we get great songs like this. Plus, the lyrics send a real message about American society.

This song alone has gotten me through a lot. It's points out the obvious fact of how faulty and fake everything is, and just says who cares "LET'S SEE HOW FAR WE'VE COME! "

MATCHBOX 20 WHAT CAN I SAY... They are absoultley amazing sorry if I can't speel ;p anyways how far we've come has 2 be there best song or 3am in my opion I think they are the awesomest band out and I love they so much

5 Back 2 Good Back 2 Good Cover Art

"It's such a beautiful, emotional song. The music, the lyrics, and the way it's sung all together make this one of those songs that grabs you and never ever lets go."

This is my favorite matchbox 20 song... I know all of their first 3 cd's like the back of my hand and this is my clear favorite.

True lyrics and so much great emotion! This entire album is brilliant but this song gets me every time.

Not number eight number two! This song is so real that its physically impossible for it to be an eight

6 Push Push Cover Art

It's a hard tie personally between this and "If You're Gone" since I grew up with them, but I remember actually being on the verge of tears to this song at how much I could relate and how much emotion Rob Thomas put into this. Truly stellar song.

I grew up learning that you can only take so much. That is what this song says to me. Sometimes you want to push someone around because of how much they take advantage of U.Sometimes you just have enough. Everyone reaches a breaking point.

This is one of my favorate songs. Some times I just hit the repeat button and listen to it over and over again. It is one of those songs that makes you zone out and really makes you think. Can't wait to see them in concert!

I am listening to this now! The acoustic version is beautiful! It will make you cry! I got it years ago as an import from an album shop. The guy use to order me all the singles! Sadly they were all stolen :(

The words cut deep!

7 Bent Bent Cover Art

Besides "Unwell" this is my other go to pick me up song. The two of them spoke to me on a personal level and they still do. So when I need a pick me up it's always MB20 and Unwell or Bent.

I think this song is awesome, simply cause it is! Car crashes, fast wind, wallet stealing, Can't get enough...

This was their only number 1 hit on the Billboard Hot 100, should be higher.

The guitar intro followed by the chorus is just plain amazing.

8 Bright Lights Bright Lights Cover Art

Matchbox 20 has always been my favorite band since I was little. This was the first music my dad would play for me in the car when driving me to school. I love every song on this list, but Bright Lights is the No. 1 spot in my heart. I could listen to it on repeat forever.

Best Matchbox 20 song. Was at a Rob Thomas concert recently and he said it is probably his favorite. The arrangement is pure genius and Thomas' lyrics are strong as usual.

This song is so emotionally provoking, I want to laugh and cry and hug someone all at the same time-so relatable. I also love when he says "God sakes turn around! "

This song never gets old. It's a very timeless and magnificent song. They lyrics and melody complement each other really well.

9 She's So Mean She's So Mean Cover Art

It's impossible to listen to this song without smiling. It's just amazing and has a great beat and the vocals are fantastic.

Awesome song with awesome beat with awesome girl with awesome theme with awesome anything...

I love this song so much! It puts me in a great mood. & it brings back lots of good memories.. Great song!

Best song of matchbox twenty. Catchy lines and cool beats. Video is really fab... Push dis song on no. 3

10 Long Day Long Day Cover Art

I'm such a huge matchbox twenty fan I know every single one of their songs by heart but this one is definitely my favorite. It's just the emotion in his voice and the music that really can make you smile and laugh out loud. I just love this song so much and I listen to it everyday!

When I'm in the car, I put on a full matchbox 20 playlist and just listen to it over and over again. Matchbox 20 is the best and this song is definitely one of my favorites.

Best is unwell but this should be top 5. Great song with a lot of passion, not unusual for this awesome band

If I could choose one song to listen to on a long road trip, it would be this one. Classic.

The Contenders
11 Real World Real World Cover Art

I've always loved the feel of this song, it really sets the pace for the "Yourself Or Someone Like You" Album! Plus just like the rest of their songs, Rt's performance is simply THE BOMB!

Love the lyrics from this song and also the guitars make me feel comfortable

"I wonder what it's like to be a super hero" with this song matchbox 20 is a group of heroes.

Not even top 10?! Preposterous! The song hooks you in the second that intro riff starts

12 Kody Kody Cover Art

Most under-rated song I have heard. Obsessed with this song!

Happy and sad at the same time. I just can't stop listening to it.

Please hand me the bottle - I think I'm lonely now...

This is one of the best songs of Matchbox 20's

13 Disease Disease Cover Art

Catchy defines. Really great song. Actually, the whole album is amazing, the vocals are amazing and so does the guitar.

"you taste like honey, honey, tell me can I be your honey"

Guys, Mick Jagger wrote it and it was performed to perfection.

Great catchy song, could listen to it on repeat for hours

14 Hand Me Down Hand Me Down Cover Art

This is simply a brilliant song. Only that I first knew Unwell which is equally good and resonated with what I was going through in my youthful years

Great Song! Definitely the most underrated Machbox 20 song of all-time! My personal favorite

Probably the most beautiful song ever!

This is a good song

15 Last Beautiful Girl Last Beautiful Girl Cover Art

I loved this song! Should be higher on the list!

Needs to be higher up for sure

16 Overjoyed Overjoyed Cover Art

I really like this song. It's not on the radio too often. But I have it on my playlist. I saw the video. I saw matchbox 20 live in concert two weeks ago. They didn't play this song. It's still a very good song.

THIS should be in the top 10! This is a beautiful song! I remember when I first heard it I cried, like most of their music lol. I love this song! I have listened to it on repeat for hours just because. It's currently my ringtone!

The song with the sweetest, the best meaningts and lyrics, and I can't get it out of my head. Heard it on radio and this proves that they can come back after five and years and still rock out.

Definitely one of the best songs, I think is not on top ten because is new

17 Downfall Downfall Cover Art

I could make an argument for just about any song on this list. For me though Downfall is my all-time favorite. I hear so many influences in the music and love the arrangements. When the backup choir kicks in a whole range of emotions just well up from deep within, it reminds me a little of Foreigner's "I Want to Know What Love Is" and just like it this song I believe withstands the test of time and had it not been for the lack of airplay could have had the same success as Unwell & Bright Lights.

I've listened to Matchbox Twenty since I was a little kid, and I have bought and listened to each and every one of their songs (and Rt's solo albums too). Therefore I have so many that ring true for me, but the way this one hits me with the message, the choir, everything blended together, I can't help but tear up when hearing it!

I play this a lot when I'm on the road and sing along loud. One of their best. Shame it didn't reach higher on the charts and got better airplay.

18 All Your Reasons All Your Reasons Cover Art

This should be in at least 10th place

19 These Hard Times These Hard Times Cover Art

This song really shows how this world can be so mean and it helps a lot with that. All we need is some relief and this song brings it.

This song should be first on the list... Such a beutiful and relaxing song... The first song of matchbox twenty I've heard..!

Top of the list track and all time favorite track please keep voting

20 Crutch Crutch Cover Art
21 Mad Season Mad Season Cover Art

Lyrically, this is wonderful. The accompanying instruments makes this song feel like it can go along with those times whenever we were unsure about our direction in life.

I adore the chorus part of this song and the lyrics are great too

That low? Top 2 I think along with disease acoustic

I thought this one was the best...

22 Argue Argue Cover Art

All these feelings, they cloud up my reasoning...amen to that

23 The Difference The Difference Cover Art

Can't believe nobody thought of this song amongst mbt's best... It's simply beautiful... No other way to say it. Give it a try and I guarantee you'll put it on repeat in your playlist.

Just another one of their underrated great songs

Beautiful song and hidden gem to close a spectacular cd.

24 Girl Like That Girl Like That Cover Art
25 Soul Soul Cover Art

How is this song not on the Top 10? This is BY FAR one of the best songs Matchbox has!

Great unknown song to many matchbox fans... One of my favorites

Great energy, classic MB20

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