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.

One that made me cry

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2 Somewhere I Belong - Linkin Park

Such a great song!

Love you chester

Yeah! Glad that this is on the list! - Userguy44


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3 Cemetery Gates - Pantera UListen to Sample
4 Du Hast - Rammstein

The guitar riffs are somewhat memorable. - Userguy44

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

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5 American Idiot - Green Day

Right next to Holiday and Jesus of Suburbia the real nostalgia.

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

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6 Photograph - Nickelback

Reminds me of when I was young and all the kids I used to hang out with. #memories

Brings me back to my younger days when everything was awesome. As much as those were the glory days, you gotta create new ones and that’s what I’m gonna do!

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

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7 Yellow - Coldplay

Slow is just perfect, so nostalgic!

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!

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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 Down With the Sickness - Disturbed

Not about nostalgia but nevertheless nostalgic

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? Father Figure - George Michael UListen to Sample
? Story of My Life - Social Distortion UListen to Sample

The Contenders

11 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.

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12 Creep - Radiohead

I cry

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13 Walk With Me In Hell - Lamb of God UListen to Sample
14 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

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15 Scar Tissue - Red Hot Chili Peppers

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

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16 Fly Like an Eagle - Seal UListen to Sample
17 Oops!...I Did It Again - Britney Spears UListen to Sample
18 Enter Sandman - Metallica

Reminds me of my worst nightmares lol. - Userguy44

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19 Cult of Personality - Living Colour UListen to Sample
20 Thong Song - Sisqó UListen to Sample
21 Ufo Ninja - Andre Benjamin
22 Blow Me Away - Breaking Benjamin

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

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23 Utah Saints - Mortal Kombat
24 Take Me Home, Country Roads - John Denver

Just yes

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

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25 Undone (The Sweater Song) - Weezer

This should be in top 10

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26 Free Bird - Lynyrd Skynyrd UListen to Sample
27 I Ran - A Flock of Seagulls

Vice City

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28 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

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29 Smooth Criminal - Michael Jackson UListen to Sample
30 1979 - Smashing Pumpkins

Love that song

Most nostalgic song ever

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#1 no doubt

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31 He Could Be the One - Hannah Montana

Smooth talking, so rocking
He's got everything that a girl's wanting

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32 My Town - Hollywood Undead UListen to Sample
33 I Turn to You - Christina Aguilera UListen to Sample
34 Ridin' - Chamillionaire UListen to Sample
35 Hitler Was a Sensitive Man - Anal C***

It was a horrible past.

I voted this just to comment...


36 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

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37 Hey There Delilah - Plain White T's

Surprised this wasn’t higher. It has a nostalgic feel to it, and it came out 13 years ago. It came on the radio yesterday and it was the first time I’d heard it in years. I miss music like this. In 13 years, I sure as hell won’t be nostalgic for whatever garbage is popular today.

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38 Come Clean - Hilary Duff UListen to Sample
39 Freestyler - Bomfunk MC
40 In the Air Tonight - Phil Collins UListen to Sample
41 Tubthumping - Chumbawamba UListen to Sample
42 Smells Like Teen Spirit - Nirvana

I wasn't even born in the '90s, and this song takes me to a past dimension

An albino! A mosquito! Yeah

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43 Hello - Evanescence

Should be waaay higher! - mood333

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44 Creep - TLC UListen to Sample
45 Look at Me! - Xxxtentacion

Ah yes, when I hear this song it makes me go back to the days when I too, when a mentally deranged psychopath with anger issues! This sure deserves to land a spot on the list! - ProPanda

This song reminds me of the good old days when I cut my arm with a knife and beat up anyone that got in my way, violently. - djpenquin999

Ah yes, the old days of 2017, about a week ago. This makes me feel so good aaahh. Aaahh, the good old days where I was an angry animal abuser who kills anything he sees. iNFiNiTY/5 - AlphaQ

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46 Stan - Eminem & Dido

I love dido's voice.

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47 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

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48 Yesterday - The Beatles

Why does this song make feel so sad? - Userguy44

Wonderful song by the world's best band!

I believe in yesterday

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49 Hurt - Christina Aguilera UListen to Sample
50 Written in the Stars - Tinie Tempah UListen to Sample
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Top Remixes (7)

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. Fly Like an Eagle - Seal
2. Ufo Ninja - Andre Benjamin
3. Utah Saints - Mortal Kombat

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