Top Ten Best Nine Inch Nails Songs


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41 Survivalism

Why the hell is this only at 45 it's such a catchy and in your face song and the lyrics make it a perfect rebellion kind of song

This song is just awesome! Everything about it!

42 The Downward Spiral
43 I Would for You
44 Piggy

Has one of the best piano melodic parts at the end. Great lyrics. Based off of Charles Manson as is the entire downward spiral album. Trent Renoir is a genius and in piggy he shows off the industrial electrical rock he created.

I love the drums in this song, and the bass.

45 Burn
46 Gave Up
47 Mr. Self Destruct

A most thrilling production showcase is in this song. Definitely a top ten. The surround-rain effect at the end always freaks me out! Love it!

This song really helps me out. Being a person with Asperger's, I play this song on my iPod so I can't hear all the loud, obnoxious kids on my bus.

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48 The Wretched

My favorite thing about this is how awesome the piano line sounds right after The Frail. The beginning is amazing and continues to hold up.

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49 Deep
50 In This Twilight

This is the kinda song you'd listen to in an apocalypse: the whole world has collided, and you're all alone in solitude, but soon, you begin to realize there is a silver lining if you look close enough. This song is a perfect combination of doom & hope. Definitely powerful & apocalyptic. Underrated, too. Deserves to be top 10 at least.

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51 Even Deeper
52 Love Is Not Enough
53 I Do Not Want This
54 Head Down
55 Dead Souls

This is a cover of Joy Division's Dead Souls but I must admit they put much effort on the instrumental intro & Trent's vocal performance is at an all-time best. Definitely a better version than the original song.

56 Leaving Hope
57 Ringfinger

66? This has to be a top 10 most popular and 10 best! What happened?

58 Zero Sum

Another apocalyptic song. If you want to feel the chills from this song, listen to the Deceased album version. It focuses more on the harmony of the song rather than the powerful lyrics. It also gives you a more apocalyptic vibe.

The perfect ending for a perfect album. My favorite album of NIN is Year Zero and this song just creates a movie in my head about the end of the woorld or the World after "it" happened. So dystopic, so depressing, so cool, just awesome

59 Big Man With a Gun

You can feel frustration and anger build up in 'I do not want this' before the flood gates open and this song arrives. It's pretty intense.

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