Top 10 Songs that Became Memes

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The Top Ten

1 All Star - Smash Mouth

Am I the only one who likes this song not just for the memes? - RoseWeasley

Shrek is love Shrek is life

Somebody Once Told Me...
The born of a Legend

I got a boner

i've had it for two and a have decades now and it wont go away

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2 Never Gonna Give You Up - Rick Astley

Was Awesome when it came out and Still Is. Great workout tune!

Wow

OH MY CELESTIA

Never gonna give you up! - HowToTrainYourDragonFan1001

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3 We are Number One - LazyTown

It needs to be number one

Now look at this net that I just found - Alexdahlseid

This song holds a higher status than all songs... R.I.P. Stefan Karl

i love it

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4 Darude - Sandstorm

I like there aren't any words and it's so upbeat.

I can't remember the name!

What is the song's name? - BorisRule

Wait! What's is this songs name? - Userguy44

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5 Africa - Toto

Has a bi peen

iconic

Art is a craft that is meant to stimulate the senses. Art can be divided into pure and free art (referring only to beauty) and in bound art. Non-aesthetic purposes also apply in bound art, such as crafts and eloquence.

I bless the memes down in Africa.

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6 Bring Me to Life - Evanescence

I don't see why no one seems to care for this song. It's a masterpiece.

The ultimate emo song. This band is obviously terrible too.

The angst is strong with this one. - Userguy44

See I think this song should be in the new Tool album.

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7 Roundabout - Yes

Memes aside, this song's bassline might be the best thing I've ever heard. - Atham

I love this song. Without a doubt the saddest case of a good song being ruined by a mediocre meme.

Yes is more than such a meme. - Userguy44

I'm surprised kids nowadays even know who Yes are.

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8 Ocean Man - Ween

All I have to say is OcEaN MaN TaKe MeEeE By tHe hAnD!

Ocean Man take me the hand take me to the land that you understand

OcEaN MaN, TaKe Me By ThE HaNd LeAd Me To ThE LaNd! - RadioHead03

AMAZING

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9 Shooting Stars - Bag Raiders

Such a good song and a good meme

This is a good song

Even though the memes were great, I love this song. - PhoenixAura81

One of the best memes of 2016. We actually did a video contest at my school last year where we several groups had to make a music video and we used this song for part of it and even did video editing to make it look like the protagonist was floating through space.

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10 The Sound of Silence - Simon & Garfunkel

This is probably every kid who has a Youtube channel and loses lots of subs.

Hello memes my old friends

Hello darkness my old friend 0.0

Hello darkness,my old friend... - HowToTrainYourDragonFan1001

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The Newcomers

? Ponponpon - Kyary Pamyu Pamyu

The Contenders

11 Dragostea Din Tei - O-Zone

I knew this song before it became a meme. - Userguy44

I love this song (not just because of the memes). - PhoenixAura81

Numa Numa song is the best meme song

WISH WE COULD TURN BACK TIME - Puga

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12 Let It Grow - The Lorax

People are making parodies of this song on YouTube.

Let it die, let it die

Let it shrivel up and die - KingSlayer93316

But it gets worse...

Let it grow but...
...communist
...communist 2
...weird
...speeds up every time they say "grow"
...camera zooms in on random stuff
...memes
...more memes
...etc.

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13 Crawling - Linkin Park

The moment Chester Bennington committed suicide, the meme and all the jokes this song made died with the singer on July 20th. - CrimsonShark

CRAAAWLING IN MY CRAWL - NickelbackLinkinPark4Eva

14 Boulevard of Broken Dreams - Green Day

I walk a lonely street, because everyone else broke themselves in there dreams!

I walk a lonely meme. - Userguy44

I walk a lonely road, because everyone else fell off - SoldierOfFortune

This is such a great song though. - PhoenixAura81

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15 The X - Files Theme

Illuminati confirmed Its funny

Illuminati confirmed

Triangles everywhere

DOo-DoO-dOo-DoO-dOo-DoO DOO DOO DOO

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16 You Spin Me Round (Like a Record) - Dead or Alive

You Spin Me Right Round, Right Round, Like A Record Baby, Right Round!

Good ol' times of Pete Burns - BorisRule

This song is so great - Izalien

Known as the LGBT anthem for some reason. - PhoenixAura81

You Spin Me Right Round, Right Round, Like A Record Baby, Right Round!

Kill me now - KingSlayer93316

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17 What is Love - Haddaway

This was a great song and now it is a great meme.

Used in YouTube poop videos - BorisRule

Baby don't hurt memes,no more
Sorry I just had to

Baby don't hurt me, no more. - DJvedar1234

18 The Nutshack Theme Song

Shake it like a seizure! - RadioHead03

It's the nutshack (x5)! - Fullwalking2

It's THE NUTSHACK

TITO DICK "DICKMAN", BABY!

19 Photograph - Nickelback

Anyone remember the chorus?

LOOK AT THIS PHOTOGRAPH! *stares into Nickelback's soul blankly*

Look at this graph every time I do it make me laugh *enters Nickleback's soul*

Look at this math...

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20 Snow Halation - Muse (Love Live!)

Silvagunner is a god. - RadioHead03

Todokete
Setsunasa ni wa namae o tsukeyou ka "Snow halation"

21 Chocolate Rain - Tay Zonday

Chocolate Rain, This Song's now appeared on TheTopTens.

Chocolate RAIIINNN! - PhoenixAura81

22 Careless Whisper - George Michael

I love this but every time I hear it I know I'm gonna die alone

Sexy sax lol

23 How Could This Happen to Me - Simple Plan

How could this happen to be at no. 18!

Isn't it called Untitled? - mmarce445

Midget porn is legal

I MADE MY MISTAKES - kazan

24 Let It Go - Frozen

Of course it's here it's everywhere but I like Frozen! - Untildawn8

Parody:
Do you wanna build a wall?

25 Gangnam Style - Psy

Oppa Gangnam style - Alexdahlseid

EHHH SEXY LADY

26 Bohemian Rhapsody - Lil Meerkat

Lil Meerkat, who's next Lil Dust Mite? - LilliamPumpernickel

An official TheTopTens meme. - Userguy44

27 Sono Chi No Sadame - Johnny
28 Todokete - Lil Meerkat

HE STOLE THIS FROM PEWDIEPIE BUT CHANGED THE LYRICS!

Okay, this is epic. - Atham

Every song by him is a meme. - Userguy44

WHAT IS THIS - LilliamPumpernickel

29 Baby - Justin Bieber

It's not even that bad, it's catchy so it's okay - Izalien

Please STAWP! This literally the worst song ever! My ears are bleeding!

Worst song of all time

IT'S NOT EVEN A MEME!

30 The Mine Song

Crow Hogan is mine

My name meray, I don't know what to mine but ill mine this anyways. go further down...

The comment area is mine!

The mine song is mine

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31 Fireflies - Owl City

WHY IS IT RANKED SO LOW
THIS SONG IS ICONIC

YoU MiGhT NoT BeLiEvE YoUr EyEs! - RadioHead03

I LOVE THIS SONG! What memes did it produce anyway? - PhoenixAura81

32 Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen

Mama, uwu

(Sorry not sorry for this) - Atham

This is a meme? - Misfire

This thing I’m doing here is slightly based off of a meme of this song I saw a few months ago.
*picks up the phone*
Me: Hello. Who is it?
Freddie: Is this the real life?
Me: Uh, I’m PhoenixAura81, not the real life.
Freddie: Is this just fantasy?
Me: I already told you. I’m PhoenixAura81.
Freddie: Caught in a landslide
Me: I was never in a landsl"
Freddie: No escape from reality.
Me: 😕
*hangs up*
*phone rings again*
Freddie: Open your eyes, look up to the sky and see...
Me:😒
*hangs up and walks away*
Me: That was weird... - PhoenixAura81

33 Original - Unkle Adams

He molded my mind similar to pottery

34 Bad Apple - Zun
35 I'm Blue - Eiffel 65

I m Green!

36 Crab Rave - Noisestorm

Crabs shall rule planet earth

Hail the Crabs. May they live forever.

How is this only 57?

OBAMA IS GONE!

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37 Butterfly - Smile. DK

Pika-chu! Pika-bi - Zonk

38 Bitch Lasagna - Party in Backyard & Pewdiepie

PewDiePie is the best T-Series should just quit and go to bed

Masterpiece

Just epic

The best song in the entire Internet. Period.

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39 Oh Yeah Yeah - Maximilianmus

I slapped your momma

I'm friends with Max lmao

OH YEAH

This meme is dead go away yes it was a meme but its dead please retreat ;_;

40 Fuel - Metallica

GIMME FOOD, GIMME FRIES, GIMME SALAD ON THE SIDE!

Gimmie fuel, gimmie fire, gimmie that what I desire! - BorisRule

Love this song and meme! - Userguy44

GIMME FOOD, GIMME FRIES, GIMME SALAD ON THE SIDE, OOH!

There is also a misheard lyric that only I heard: Burning hard, seducing queen. - PhoenixAura81

Gimme Food, Gimme Fries, Gimme Salad on the Side - christangrant

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41 Despacito - Luis Fonsi

I'd like to make my Despacito rant, but I don't think this is the right place to do so - oneshot

This is so werid, Alexa, turn Despacito into a meme, please. - BorisRule

This is so sad, Alexa play Despacito. - MrCoolC

Song's good, meme is cancer.

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42 Get the Strap - Rich White Man Get the Strap - Rich White Man
43 STFU - Pink Guy

What a masterpiece - Atham

I hate this song and Pink Guy (a.k.a. Filthy Frank). - PhoenixAura81

Legend - YeezySeasonApproaching

44 Old Town Road - Lil Nas X

Yes. I CHEATED ON MY HORSE SETHKETHuste

45 (Don't Fear) the Reaper - Blue Öyster Cult

Awesome always round!

I need more cowbell!

46 I'm a Believer - Smash Mouth

"And then I saw her face, now I'm gonna leave her! "- Smash Mouth

"And then I saw her face, now I'm a believer! "

I actually like this song

47 Trololo Song - Eduard Khil

Of course, everybody on the meme community has to remember this. - BorisRule

48 Thriller - Michael Jackson

Never knew a Michael Jackson's song to be on this list. - BorisRule

49 Know Yourself - Drake
50 Baby I'm Yours - Breakbot

Ladies and gentlemen, we got 'em. - Atham

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