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 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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1,712 720
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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What's Up 4 Non Blondes - 4 Non Blondes

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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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655 298
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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Tubthumping Chumbawumba - Chumbawumba

16 Movie "In Jokes" You Probably Didn't Notice

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1,081 587
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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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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1,062 551
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Torn Natalie Imbruglia

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1,092 520
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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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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Epic Faith No More

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653 357
Sex and Candy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
JannecaJohnson-White added Sex and Candy Marcy Playground

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MarioArley added Insane In The Brain Cypress Hill

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MarioArley added Lovefool The Cardigans

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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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I Touch Myself The Divinyls

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MMMbop Hanson - Hanson

The Greatest Pop Songs by One-Hit Wonders

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

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The Freshmen is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
WarrenMitchell added The Freshmen The Verve Pipe

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erisedRi added Unbelieveable

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

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Black Velvet Alannah Myles - Alannah Myles

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Barbie Girl is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
sdc224 added Barbie Girl Aqua

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GrantWeir added Return of the Mack Mark Morrison

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Cannonball The Breeders - The Breeders

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One of Us is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
JannecaJohnson-White added One of Us Joan Osborne

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Save Tonight is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
sdc224 added Save Tonight Eagle-Eye Cherry

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MarioArley added Rhythm of the Night Corona

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MarioArley added Firestarter The Prodigy

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

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Fade Into You Mazzy Starr

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88 70
Flagpole Sitta is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
Flagpole Sitta Harvey Danger

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Mambo No. 5 (A Little Bit Of..... is listed (or ranked) 45 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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More Than Words is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
mainpleine added More Than Words Extreme

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Girl Like You Edwin Collins - Edwin Collins

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Seether Veruca Salt - Veruca Salt

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374 196
My Own Worst Enemy is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders
sdc224 added My Own Worst Enemy Lit

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darthbare added She's So High Tal Bachman