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List Rules Chart-topping 1990s songs from one-hit artists only

A list of the greatest songs by 90s one-hit wonders. Are you looking for your favorite 1990s songs, but don’t know who the artist is? Browse through this list of the greatest songs by 90s one-hit wonders to see if your favorite song made the list. Then you can see who the 90s artist is and search for the album to listen to sometime. Ordered from the most popular one-hit song wonders from the 90s to the least popular, you can find some great music by picking from the top of the list. Go ahead and vote for your favorite songs and artists from the 90s as well, and they will get raised higher on the list.

Feel free to copy and paste from the list to make your own list of favorite 90s music. That way, you will never forget the artists to your favorite 1990s songs again! If you don’t see your favorite song or artist listed, go ahead and add it to the list. Then others can vote for it and you can see where it ranks on the list of great 90s songs by one-hit wonders.

The 90s brought a change in the style of music. We went from the popular dance music and nostalgic love songs to the more hip-hop and alternative styles of music. Many of the most-loved songs from the 1990s were made by one-hit wonders. Even though these artists only produced one song that made the top 40s, many music enthusiasts will often find other songs from these 90s artists that they enjoy just as much. Look through the list of great 90s music from one-hit wonders to find your favorite songs and artists, and you may even find a new favorite type of music!
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MarioArley added Bitter Sweet Symphony The Verve

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Closing Time Semisonic - Semisonic

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MarioArley added Jump Around House Of Pain

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No Rain Blind Melon - Blind Melon

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Baby Got Back is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
SnowyCae added Baby Got Back Sir Mix-a-Lot

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I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) The Proclaimers - The Proclaimers

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1,872 801
Ice Ice Baby is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
SnowyCae added Ice Ice Baby Vanilla Ice

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Bitch Meredith Brooks - Meredith Brooks

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MarioArley added What Is Love Haddaway

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1,271 707
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What's Up 4 Non Blondes - 4 Non Blondes

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833 636
You Get What You Give is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
MarioArley added You Get What You Give New Radicals

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Groove Is In The Heart Deee-Lite - Deee-Lite

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786 350
Breakfast at Tiffany's is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
Breakfast at Tiffany's Deep Blue Something

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1,508 734
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Tubthumping Chumbawumba - Chumbawumba

Your Favorite Marvel Characters: Where Are They Now?

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1,202 650
Whoomp! (There It Is) is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
anedijitak added Whoomp! (There It Is) Tag Team - "Whoomp! (There It Is)" is a number two Billboard Hot 100 single by the Miami bass group Tag Team. The song reached #2 on the Billboard Hot 100 charts in 1993. The song's critical reception has been mixed, appearing on ...

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903 606
There She Goes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
laustcawz added There She Goes The La's

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I'm Too Sexy Right Said Fred - Right Said Fred

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1,197 600
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Torn Natalie Imbruglia

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1,198 582
The Sign is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
JohnVerly added The Sign Ace of Base

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1,099 518
Runaway Train is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
muzziac added Runaway Train Soul Asylum

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MarioArley added Nothing Compares 2 U Sinéad O'Connor

The Greatest Songs by '60s One-Hit Wonders

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773 402
Sex and Candy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
JannecaJohnson-White added Sex and Candy Marcy Playground

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799 645
Epic is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
Epic Faith No More

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1,322 577
Insane In The Brain is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
MarioArley added Insane In The Brain Cypress Hill

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MarioArley added Lovefool The Cardigans

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1,077 687
Cotton Eye Joe is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
laustcawz added Cotton Eye Joe Rednex

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MMMbop Hanson - Hanson

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I Touch Myself The Divinyls

The Greatest Pop Songs by One-Hit Wonders

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1,111 610
Good Vibrations is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
MarioArley added Good Vibrations Marky Mark and The Funky Bunch, Loleatta Holloway

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484 266
The Freshmen is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
WarrenMitchell added The Freshmen The Verve Pipe

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EdwardSteele added Peaches The Presidents of the United States of America - The Presidents of the United States of America

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erisedRi added Unbelieveable

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477 373
Jump is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
Jump Kris Kross

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535 327
Barbie Girl is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
sdc224 added Barbie Girl Aqua

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Black Velvet Alannah Myles - Alannah Myles

The Best George Strait Songs of All Time

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GrantWeir added Return of the Mack Mark Morrison

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Cannonball is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
Cannonball The Breeders - The Breeders

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522 223
Save Tonight is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
sdc224 added Save Tonight Eagle-Eye Cherry

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422 377
One of Us is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
JannecaJohnson-White added One of Us Joan Osborne

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MarioArley added Rhythm of the Night Corona

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562 502
Firestarter is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
MarioArley added Firestarter The Prodigy

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356 269
Informer is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
benhorspool added Informer Snow

Things Most People Don't Know About White Zombie

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Mambo No. 5 (A Little Bit Of..... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
sdc224 added Mambo No. 5 (A Little Bit Of...) Lou Bega

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612 586
Fade Into You is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
Fade Into You Mazzy Starr

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481 279
More Than Words is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
doremifasola added More Than Words Extreme

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My Own Worst Enemy is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
sdc224 added My Own Worst Enemy Lit

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Seether is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
Seether Veruca Salt - Veruca Salt

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359 269
I'll Be There for You is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
sdc224 added I'll Be There for You The Rembrandts

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368 230
She's So High is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
darthbare added She's So High Tal Bachman

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377 548
Girl Like You is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
Girl Like You Edwin Collins - Edwin Collins