FTW

'90s Songs That Feel Your Pain

Feeling melancholy? You need to belt these babies.

There's nothing like a good '90s song for pensively staring out your window like you're in a music video. Go on, unbreak your heart with these gems.

1. Nobody Knows, The Tony Rich Project

"I lie awake it's a quarter past three."

2. Unbreak My Heart, Toni Braxton

"Take back that sad word good-bye."

3. Stay, Lisa Loeb

"You say I only hear what I want to."

4. You Outta Know, Alanis Morissette

"I hate to bug you in the middle of dinner."

5. Silent All These Years, Tori Amos

"I got something to say you know but nothing comes."

6. Brick, Ben Folds Five

"She's a brick and I'm drowning slowly, off the coast and I'm headed nowhere."

7. Freshman, The Verve Pipe

"For the life of me I can not remember what made us think that we were wise and we'd never compromise."

8. Wonderwall, Oasis

"Back beat, the word is on the street that the fire in your heart is out."

9. Black Balloon, Goo Goo Dolls

"Baby's black balloon makes her fly, I almost fell into that hole in your life."

10. If You're Gone, Matchbox 20

"I thought this place was an empire and now I'm relaxed and I can't be sure."

11. Tears in Heaven, Eric Clapton

"Would you know my name if I saw you in heaven?"

12. Don't Speak, No Doubt

"Don't tell me cause it hurts."

13. End of the Road, Boys II Men

"Although we've come to the end of the road, still I can't let go."

14. Adia, Sarah McLachlan

"'Cause there's no one left to finger, there's no one here to blame."

15. One Headlight, The Wallflowers

"Now it always seemed such a waste, she always had a pretty face, so I wondered how she hung around this place."

16. Long December, Counting Crows

"A long December and there's reason to believe maybe this year will be better than the last."

17. Runaway Train, Soul Asylum

"Runaway train never going back, wrong way on a one way track."

18. Let Her Cry, Hootie and the Blowfish

"And just let her cry if the tears fall down like rain. Let her sing if it eases all her pain."

Editor, graphic designer and illustrator.
Comments