Top 10 Songs that Became Memes


The Top Ten

1 All Star - Smash Mouth

I printed out the lyrics and gave it to my friends. Yikes.

Funny and my teacher hates it so I play it all the time

My good shrek

It's a good song. - PokemonYesTeletubbiesNo

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2 Never Gonna Give You Up - Rick Astley

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



Never gonna give you up! - HowToTrainYourDragonFan1001

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3 We are Number One - LazyTown

This should be #1 - BorisRule

It says it's number one...SO IT SHOULD BE NUMBER ONE!

Yes should be # 1 get it? I used to love crazy town

Rest In Peace Stefan

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4 Darude - Sandstorm

What is the song's name? - BorisRule

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

What's the name of this song again?


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5 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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6 Africa - Toto

Has a bi peen


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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7 Ocean Man - Ween


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


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8 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

The acoustic guitar part in the beginning is very good. - PhoenixAura81

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9 The Sound of Silence - Simon & Garfunkel

Hello memes my old friends

Hello darkness my old friend 0.0


Hello darkness,my old friend... - HowToTrainYourDragonFan1001

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10 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


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The Newcomers

? Do You Believe in Magic - The Lovin' Spoonful

"One shudders to imagine what inhuman thoughts lie beneath that MASK" - xandermartin98

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? Baba O'Riley - The Who

Yep, that's me! - galaxyfox

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The Contenders

11 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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12 Let It Grow - The Lorax

Let it die let it die

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

Let it grow

You don't know me, but my name's Cy. I'm just the O'Hare delivery guy. But I think that's trees might be worth a try. So I say, let it grow! - HowToTrainYourDragonFan1001

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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

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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

This is such a great song though. - PhoenixAura81

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

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15 The X - Files Theme

Illuminati confirmed

Triangles everywhere


It's so doesn't match with theme of the show
Love it! - Ananya

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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 Photograph - Nickelback

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

Look at this math...

Look at this giraffe! - RadioHead03


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18 What is Love - Haddaway

Used in YouTube poop videos - BorisRule

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

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19 The Nutshack Theme Song

Shake it like a seizure! - RadioHead03

It's the nutshack (x5)! - Fullwalking2



20 Snow Halation - Muse (Love Live!)

Silvagunner is a god. - RadioHead03

Setsunasa ni wa namae o tsukeyou ka "Snow halation"

21 Careless Whisper - George Michael

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

Sexy sax lol

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22 How Could This Happen to Me - Simple Plan

Isn't it called Untitled? - mmarce445

Midget porn is legal

How could this happen to be at no. 18!


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23 Bohemian Rhapsody - Lil Meerkat

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

An official TheTopTens meme. - Userguy44

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24 Chocolate Rain - Tay Zonday

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

Chocolate RAIIINNN! - PhoenixAura81

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25 Todokete - Lil Meerkat


Okay, this is epic. - Atham

Every song by him is a meme. - Userguy44

WHAT IS THIS - LilliamPumpernickel

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26 Sono Chi No Sadame - Johnny
27 Fireflies - Owl City

YoU MiGhT NoT BeLiEvE YoUr EyEs! - RadioHead03

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

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28 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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29 Original - Unkle Adams

He molded my mind similar to pottery

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30 Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen

Mama, uwu

(Sorry not sorry for this) - Atham

This is a meme? - Misfire

MAMA oooh! - galaxyfox

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...
*hangs up and walks away*
Me: That was weird... - PhoenixAura81

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31 Bad Apple - Zun
32 I'm Blue - Eiffel 65

Da ba dee da ba die da ba dee da ba die da ba dee da ba get the idea. - galaxyfox

I m Green!

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34 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


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35 Oh Yeah Yeah - Maximilianmus

I slapped your momma

I'm friends with Max lmao


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

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36 Let It Go - Frozen

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

Do you wanna build a wall?

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37 STFU - Pink Guy

What a masterpiece - Atham

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

Legend - YeezySeasonApproaching

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38 Get the Strap - Rich White Man Get the Strap - Rich White Man
39 Fuel - Metallica


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

Love this song and meme! - Userguy44


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

Awesome always round!

I need more cowbell!

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41 Bitch Lasagna - Party in Backyard & Pewdiepie

A complete masterpiece cannot be beaten

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42 I'm a Believer - Smash Mouth

Then I saw her face, now I'm gonna leave her! - galaxyfox

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

I actually like this song

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43 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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44 Trololo Song - Eduard Khil

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

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46 Baby I'm Yours - Breakbot

Ladies and gentlemen, we got 'em. - Atham

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47 Thriller - Michael Jackson

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

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49 I Love It - Kanye West & Lil Pump

I actually liked the song a lot, but the video was ssoo stupid. Guess when you've heard Yikes and Eskesitit, you've heard it all - oneshot

One word (and game site I’m on all the time), ROBLOX! The song itself is awful and I question music today after hearing it. There were some decent memes though and the I Love It 2 YouTube video was hilarious. - PhoenixAura81

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50 Gangnam Style - Psy


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Top Remixes (19)

1. All Star - Smash Mouth
2. The X - Files Theme
3. Never Gonna Give You Up - Rick Astley
1. Dragostea Din Tei - O-Zone
2. Never Gonna Give You Up - Rick Astley
3. All Star - Smash Mouth
1. Shooting Stars - Bag Raiders
2. All Star - Smash Mouth
3. We are Number One - LazyTown

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