90S Music The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders  

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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 The Verve

2
1,994 923
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Semisonic
Semisonic

3
1,995 768
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MarioArley added House Of Pain

4
1,696 841
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Blind Melon
Blind Melon

5
2,136 826
Baby Got Back is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
SnowyCae added Sir Mix-a-Lot

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1,925 852
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The Proclaimers
The Proclaimers

7
2,134 970
Ice Ice Baby is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
SnowyCae added Vanilla Ice

8
1,424 777
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MarioArley added Haddaway

9
1,029 757
You Get What You Give is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
MarioArley added New Radicals

10
1,654 916
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Meredith Brooks
Meredith Brooks

11
1,514 824
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4 Non Blondes

12
1,202 882
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Deee-Lite
Deee-Lite

13
1,026 467
Breakfast at Tiffany's is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
Deep Blue Something

14
1,789 835
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Chumbawumba
Chumbawumba

15
1,385 769
Whoomp! (There It Is) is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
anedijitak added 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 both best and worst of all time lists. It is frequently parodied and has also become a staple of sporting events. Tag Team tried to prolong the success of "Whoomp! (There It Is)" with Addams Family and Disney versions, but none of those cracked the Top 40 and the group is considered a one-hit wonder.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whoomp!_(There_It_Is)

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1,082 720
There She Goes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
laustcawz added The La's

17
1,444 696
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Natalie Imbruglia

18
1,449 921
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Right Said Fred
Right Said Fred

19
1,391 704
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JohnVerly added Ace of Base

20
1,308 605
Runaway Train is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
muzziac added Soul Asylum

21
983 505
Sex and Candy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
JannecaJohnson-White added Marcy Playground

22
1,267 687
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MarioArley added Sinéad O'Connor

23
934 747
Epic is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
Faith No More

24
1,518 678
Insane In The Brain is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
MarioArley added Cypress Hill

25
945 575
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MarioArley added The Cardigans