Most Nostalgic Songs

Vote for the songs that remind you of the past, all the good times you have had with friends and family!

The Top Ten

1 Summer of 69' - Bryan Adams

Strong, simple and by far the best of all...

One of the best songs of all time. My summer anthem.

The greatest piece of music ever made.

Wish Hotel California was on this list, but this’ll do.

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2 Somewhere I Belong - Linkin Park


3 Cemetery Gates - Pantera
4 Du Hast - Rammstein

How the hell is this nostalgic? Good song- yes, but nostalgic-no - VaticanCameos

5 American Idiot - Green Day

I remember when this song being so popular during 2004. There was hardly a teenager who didn't know this song. Our society was so Punk back then!.. We Teenagers were so Full of energy living wild back then. And this song reminded me of the Past.. The fading era of Punk..

I loved 2004 man. - peaceswagtv

6 Photograph - Nickelback

First heard this song in college and immediately felt nostalgic. When I listen to it now I feel nostalgic about feeling nostalgic about feeling nostalgic. What a great feeling!

Reminds me of my childhood and the carefree innocence that comes along with it... Love it

7 Yellow - Coldplay

Love this song! I'm 39, remembering the good old days, back when I could be immature, goof around. This song brings back so many memories...

This song makes me think of happier times:) I feel so nostalgic when I hear it!

Slow is just perfect, so nostalgic!

8 The Number of the Beast - Iron Maiden
9 Blue - Eiffel 65

Reminds me of my childhood so much! I'm a 90's kid! - dragon13304

This song defined 90's Electronica!

Amazing song, Simple yet awesome

My favorite song from childhood. I found again in 2015 searching I'm blue dabidi dabida.

10 Nothing Else Matters - Metallica

This song is one of my favourite songs, it was the first band I got into and always reminds me of the past every time I listen to it! Amazing! - dragon13304

This is the most amazing song which tells the truth of life.

The Newcomers

? What is Love - Haddaway

Makes me wanna cry of nostalgia and dance of the beauty. - MagmaFox

Beautiful masterpiece. - MagmaFox

The Contenders

11 Down With the Sickness - Disturbed

Not about nostalgia but nevertheless nostalgic

12 Creep - Radiohead

I cry

13 Scar Tissue - Red Hot Chili Peppers

My earliest memory of listening to a song on the radio while driving back from pre-school. - dragon13304

14 Walk With Me In Hell - Lamb of God
15 Numb - Linkin Park

I remember hearing this is a lot of youtube videos barely when I found out about YouTube, good times.


While this isn't as good as Shadow Of The Day or Bleed It Out, the nostalgia is real. - ProPanda

16 Enter Sandman - Metallica
17 I Ran - A Flock of Seagulls
18 Cult of Personality - Living Colour
19 Oops!...I Did It Again - Britney Spears
20 Thong Song - Sisqó
21 Ridin' - Chamillionaire
22 Yellow Submarine - The Beatles

When I was about 6, I did a ballet performance to this song. I still remember the routine - this song makes me remember the days when I could be childish, and have fun with friends long gone by now.

I remember singing this in primary school in music class. Good times. - dragon13304

23 Dead and Gone - T.I. & Justin Timberlake
24 Blow Me Away - Breaking Benjamin

Bruh, this brings me memories from halo 2, I was playing halo 2 in year 2 damn

25 Undone (The Sweater Song) - Weezer
26 Emotional - Casely
27 Free Bird - Lynyrd Skynyrd
28 Take Me Home, Country Roads - John Denver

Awesome. This song always reminds me of the times of my youth I spent with my family. It just makes me feel like going back to the days when my mother used t make the delicious homemade cookies. :')

My father like him very much, my father showed me this amazing song - Ananya

29 Smooth Criminal - Michael Jackson
30 Rehab - Rihanna
31 He Could Be the One - Hannah Montana
32 Love Lockdown - Kanye West
33 Freestyler - Bomfunk MC
34 I Turn to You - Christina Aguilera
35 My Town - Hollywood Undead
36 Hitler Was a Sensitive Man - Anal C***

It was a horrible past.

I voted this just to comment...


37 Come Clean - Hilary Duff
38 Smells Like Teen Spirit - Nirvana

An albino! A mosquito! Yeah

39 Tubthumping - Chumbawamba
40 Hello - Evanescence

Should be waaay higher! - mood333

41 Baby - Justin Bieber

... Who on Earth put this here?

Just because the artist is horrible, doesn't mean his songs are. and besides, this song gives me childhood memories - DubstepLover

How does this bring any sort of memory

42 Yesterday - The Beatles

Wonderful song by the world's best band!

I believe in yesterday

43 1979 - Smashing Pumpkins

Should be #1.

44 Don't You Worry Child - Swedish House Mafia

Phenomenal song reminds me everything in my past should be at least in top ten

A fine song... - Ananya

45 Creep - TLC
46 In the Air Tonight - Phil Collins
47 Buy the Stars - Marina and the Diamonds
48 Hurt - Christina Aguilera
49 Stan - Eminem & Dido

I love dido's voice.

50 Kids - MGMT

The tune, the stunning lyrics...

It brimgs me back to a better time for not just the qorld but musoc in general

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Top Remixes (5)

1. Cemetery Gates - Pantera
2. Du Hast - Rammstein
3. Somewhere I Belong - Linkin Park
1. Creep - Radiohead
2. Thong Song - Sisqó
3. Oops!...I Did It Again - Britney Spears
1. I Ran - A Flock of Seagulls
2. Ridin' - Chamillionaire
3. Dead and Gone - T.I. & Justin Timberlake

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