WOXY Top 500 Songs of All-Time (2000)

1. Sex Pistols - Anarchy in the U.K.

2. R.E.M. - Radio Free Europe

3. The Smiths - How Soon is Now?

4. Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit

5. The Ramones - I Wanna Be Sedated

6. The Cure - Just Like Heaven

7. Violent Femmes - Blister in the Sun

8. U2 - New Year's Day

9. Pearl Jam - Alive

10. The Clash - Should I Stay or Should I Go?

11. The Police - Roxanne

12. Beck - Loser

13. Jane's Addiction - Jane Says

14. Green Day - Longview

15. The Smashing Pumpkins - Today

16. XTC - Dear God

17. R.E.M. - It's the End of the World as We Know It (And I Feel Fine)

18. Jim Carroll Band - People Who Died

19. Pearl Jam - Jeremy

20. Red Hot Chili Peppers - Under the Bridge

21. The B-52's - Rock Lobster

22. Velvet Underground - Rock & Roll

23. U2 - Sunday Bloody Sunday

24. Dead Milkmen - Bitchin' Camaro

25. Beastie Boys - Fight For Your Right

26. Cracker - Teen Angst (What The World Needs Now)

27. Breeders - Cannonball

28. Camper Van Beethoven - Take the Skinheads Bowling

29. Oingo Boingo - Dead Man's Party

30. Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart

31. Jane's Addiction - Been Caught Stealing

32. The Clash - Rock the Casbah

33. Elvis Costello - Alison

34. The Pixies - Monkey Gone to Heaven

35. Red Hot Chili Peppers - Give It Away

36. The Replacements - Alex Chilton

37. Depeche Mode - Route 66

38. Radiohead - Creep

39. New Order - Bizarre Love Triangle

40. Lenny Kravitz - Are You Gonna Go My Way

41. Modern English - I Melt With You

42. R.E.M. - Losing My Religion

43. Afghan Whigs - Rebirth of the Cool

44. Talking Heads - Psycho Killer

45. The Cure - Boys Don't Cry

46. Royal Crescent Mob - Get on the Bus

47. Lou Reed - Walk on the Wild Side

48. The Offspring - Come Out And Play

48. Pearl Jam - Elderly Woman Behind the Counter in a Small Town

49. Boomtown Rats - I Don't Like Mondays

50. Beck - Where It's At

51. Husker Du - Makes No Sense at All

52. Midnight Oil - Beds Are Burning

53. Depeche Mode - People are People

54. Elvis Costello & the Attractions - (What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love and Understanding?

55. Kate Bush - Running Up That Hill

56. Pearl Jam - Even Flow

57. Squeeze - Tempted

58. Talking Heads - Burning Down The House

59. Psychedelic Furs - Pretty In Pink

60. Gary Numan - Cars

61. The Stooges - I Wanna Be Your Dog

62. Vapors - Turning Japanese

63. Bauhaus - Bela Lugosi's Dead

64. R.E.M. - Orange Crush

65. Television - Marquee Moon

66. Green Day - Welcome To Paradise

67. Ministry - Everyday Is Halloween

68. Jesus & Mary Chain - Head On

69. Peter Gabriel - In Your Eyes

70. The Verve - Bitter Sweet Symphony

71. Counting Crows - Mr. Jones

72. Suicidal Tendencies - Institutionalized

73. Cake - The Distance

74. Dave Matthews Band - What Would You Say?

75. The Pretenders - Brass In Pocket

76. Wall of Voodoo - Mexican Radio

77. Nirvana - Come As You Are

78. Velvet Underground - Pale Blue Eyes

79. U2 - One

80. Depeche Mode - Personal Jesus

81. Bob Marley & The Wailers - Jammin'

82. Siouxsie and the Banshees - Cities in Dust

83. Iggy Pop - Lust For Life

84. Tori Amos - Silent All These Years

85. Porno for Pyros - Pets

86. Soft Cell - Tainted Love

87. The Cult - She Sells Sanctuary

88. Romeo Void - Never Say Never

89. Public Image Ltd. - Rise

90. Blur - Song 2

91. David Bowie - Changes

92. Elvis Costello & the Attractions - Pump It Up

93. Killing Joke - Eighties

94. Faith No More - Epic (What is It)

95. Cracker - Low

96. Matthew Sweet - Girlfriend

97. Sex Pistols - God Save the Queen

98. The Clash - Train In Vain

99. Godfathers - Birth, School, Work, Death

100. Concrete Blonde - Joey

101. Nine Inch Nails - Closer

102. Joe Jackson - Is She Really Going Out With Him?

103. Blind Melon - No Rain

104. Oasis - Wonderwall

105. The Nails - 88 Lines About 44 Women

106. New Order - True Faith

107. Blondie - Call Me

108. Thomas Dolby - She Blinded Me With Science

109. Soul Asylum - Runaway Train

110. U2 - Pride

111. Lo Fidelity All Stars - Battle Flag

112. Everclear - Santa Monica

113. James - Laid

114. Talking Heads - Life During Wartime

115. Soul Coughing - Super Bon Bon

116. Semisonic - Closing Time

117. Sarah McLachlan - Building A Mystery

118. Dramarama - Anything, Anything (I'll Give You)

119. Tori Amos - Cornflake Girl

120. Garbage - I Think I'm Paranoid

121. Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) (Are Made of This)

122. They Might Be Giants - Don't, Let's Start

123. The Pixies - Here Comes Your Man

124. Devo - (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction

125. English Beat - Save It For Later

126. The Chemical Brothers - Let Forever Be

127. The Replacements - I Will Dare

128. Social Distortion - Ball & Chain

129. The Clash - London Calling

130. The Pretenders - Message of Love

131. David Bowie - Ziggy Stardust

132. G. Love & Special Sauce - Rodeo Clowns

133. The Police - Don't Stand So Close To Me

134. The Charlatans - The Only One I Know

135. Ben Folds Five - Underground

136. Tears for Fears - Shout

137. Psychedelic Furs - Love My Way

138. X-Ray Spex - Oh Bondage Up Yours!

139. Live - I Alone

140. The Alarm - Strength

141. Love & Rockets - So Alive

142. The B-52's - Private Idaho

143. Plimsouls - A Million Miles Away

144. Howlin' Maggie - Alcohol

145. Pavement - Cut Your Hair

146. Afghan Whigs - Gentlemen

147. The Smashing Pumpkins - Disarm

148. Patti Smith - Dancing Barefoot

149. R.E.M. - The One I Love

150. Depeche Mode - Strangelove

151. Tones On Tail - Go!

152. Elvis Costello & the Attractions - Radio Radio

153. Lou Reed - Sweet Jane

154. Luscious Jackson - Ladyfingers

155. Björk - Human Behaviour

156. Beastie Boys - Sabotage

157. The The - This is the Day

158. XTC - Mayor of Simpleton

159. Guided By Voices - Teenage FBI

160. PJ Harvey - Down by the Water

161. Pearl Jam - Daughter

162. R.E.M. - Superman

163. Echo & the Bunnymen - Lips Like Sugar

164. Fatboy Slim - The Rockafeller Skank

165. Peter Murphy - Cuts You Up

166. Peter Gabriel - Red Rain

167. Rage Against the Machine - Guerilla Radio

168. The Sugarcubes - Birthday

169. Trio - Da Da Da

170. Sinéad O'Connor - Mandinka

171. blink-182 - What's My Age Again?

172. The Jam - That's Entertainment

173. Temple of the Dog - Hunger Strike

174. The Stone Roses - I Wanna Be Adored

175. Blondie - Rapture

176. Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers - Dodge Veg-O-Matic

177. The Cure - In Between Days

178. Robyn Hitchcock - Balloon Man

179. Liz Phair - Supernova

180. Dead Kennedys - Holiday In Cambodia

181. Adrian Belew - Oh Daddy

182. The Smiths - Girlfriend in a Coma

183. The Church - Under the Milky Way

184. Split Enz - I Got You

185. Cake - Never There

186. Gin Blossoms - Hey Jealousy

187. XTC - Making Plans for Nigel

188. Devo - Whip It

189. Foo Fighters - I'll Stick Around

190. Beastie Boys - Intergalactic

191. U2 - Gloria

192. Toad The Wet Sprocket - All I Want

193. R.E.M. - Stand

194. English Beat - Mirror in the Bathroom

195. Dinosaur Jr. - Start Choppin'

196. The Cure - Close To Me

197. Butthole Surfers - Pepper

198. Nirvana - Heart-Shaped Box

199. Indigo Girls - Closer To Fine

200. Oasis - Supersonic

201. Guided By Voices - My Valuable Hunting Knife

202. Roxy Music - Love is the Drug

203. Love & Rockets - No New Tale To Tell

204. The Replacements - I'll Be You

205. Waterboys - The Whole of the Moon

206. Material Issue - Valerie Loves Me

207. Folk Implosion - Natural One

208. Crowded House - Don't Dream It's Over

209. The Jam - Town Called Malice

210. U2 - I Will Follow

211. The The - Infected

212. XTC - Senses Working Overtime

213. dada - Dizz Knee Land

214. Talking Heads - And She Was

215. Frankie Goes to Hollywood - Relax

216. L7 - Pretend We're Dead

217. Afghan Whigs - Debonair

218. Suzanne Vega - Luka

219. Time Zone - World Destruction

220. The Smashing Pumpkins - Tonight Tonight

221. Everclear - I Will Buy You A New Life

222. R.E.M. - What's The Frequency Kenneth?

223. Patti Smith - Gloria

224. Dead Milkmen - Punk Rock Girl

225. Squeeze - Pulling Mussels From A Shell

226. Screaming Trees - Nearly Lost You

227. Juliana Hatfield 3 - My Sister

228. U2 - With or Without You

229. Soul Coughing - Circles

230. Tori Amos - God

231. Paul Westerberg - Dyslexic Heart

232. Depeche Mode - Blasphemous Rumors

233. The Lemonheads - It's A Shame About Ray

234. 311 - Down

235. They Might Be Giants - Birdhouse In Your Soul

236. Belly - Feed The Tree

237. X - Fourth of July

238. The Buggles - Video Killed The Radio Star

239. Peter Gabriel - Shock the Monkey

240. Sisters of Mercy - This Corrosion

241. The Police - Message in a Bottle

242. DNA (Featuring Suzanne Vega) - Tom's Diner

243. Shriekback - Nemesis

244. The Mighty Mighty Bosstones - The Impression That I Get

245. The Call - The Walls Came Down

246. Lush - Ladykillers

247. Echo & the Bunnymen - The Killing Moon

248. Sugar - If I Can't Change Your Mind

249. Violent Femmes - Kiss Off

250. The Offspring - Gotta Get Away

251. Flaming Lips - She Don't Use Jelly

252. Morrissey - Tomorrow

253. The Chemical Brothers - Block Rockin' Beats

254. The Pretenders - My City Was Gone

255. Blondie - Heart of Glass

256. Urge Overkill - Sister Havana

257. 311 - Come Original

258. David Bowie - Let's Dance

259. Sonic Youth - Kool Thing

260. Ass Ponys - Little Bastard

261. The La's - There She Goes

262. Veruca Salt - Seether

263. R.E.M. - Pretty Persuasion

264. Beastie Boys - So What'cha Want

265. Depeche Mode - Policy of Truth

266. The Cranberries - Zombie

267. Soundgarden - Spoonman

268. Psychodots - Moaner

269. Living Colour - Cult of Personality

270. Happy Mondays - Step On

271. Sublime - What I Got

272. The The - Uncertain Smile

273. Sheryl Crow - Leaving Las Vegas

274. Soul Asylum - Somebody To Shove

275. INXS - What You Need

276. Tom Tom Club - Genius of Love

277. Primus - Jerry Was A Race Car Driver

278. R.E.M. - Can't Get There From Here

279. Wilco - Monday

280. MC 900 Ft. Jesus - The City Sleeps

281. Grant Lee Buffalo - Mockingbirds

282. The Smashing Pumpkins - Siva

283. Live - Pain Lies On the Riverside

284. Primus - Tommy The Cat

285. Midnight Oil - Blue Sky Mine

286. Hole - Doll Parts

287. Radiohead - Fake Plastic Trees

288. Fishbone - Party At Ground Zero

289. Dave Matthews Band - Crash Into Me

290. The Clash - Lost In The Supermarket

291. Urban Dance Squad - Deeper Shade of Soul

292. The Ramones - Do You Remember Rock & Roll Radio?

293. The Cardigans - Lovefool

294. The Cure - Why Can't I Be You?

295. Wallflowers - One Headlight

296. Elliott Smith - Miss Misery

297. The B-52's - Love Shack

298. The Pretenders - Stop Your Sobbing

299. Violent Femmes - American Music

300. Squeeze - Cool for Cats

301. Cibo Matto - Sci-Fi Wasabi

302. Buffalo Tom - Taillights Fade

303. Dramarama - Haven't Got A Clue

304. Garbage - Only Happy When It Rains

305. Squeeze - Black Coffee in Bed

306. The Pretenders - Middle of the Road

307. Tears for Fears - Everybody Wants to Rule the World

308. Talking Heads - Crosseyed & Painless

309. The Prodigy - Firestarter

310. R.E.M. - (Don't Go Back To) Rockville

311. Hoodoo Gurus - I Want You Back

312. Meat Puppets - Backwater

313. Talk Talk - It's My Life

314. The Cranberries - Dreams

315. Elastica - Connection

316. Billy Idol - White Wedding

317. Alice In Chains - Would?

318. The Presidents of the United States of America - Lump

319. Too Much Joy - Crush Story

320. Luscious Jackson - Naked Eye

321. Duran Duran - Girls on Film

322. Billy Bragg - Sexuality

323. Peter Gabriel - Games Without Frontiers

324. U2 - Mysterious Ways

325. Toad The Wet Sprocket - Hold Her Down

326. Reverend Horton Heat - It's Martini Time

327. Robyn Hitchcock - My Wife & My Dead Wife

328. Rancid - Time Bomb

329. Fatboy Slim - Praise You

330. Lou Reed - Dirty Boulevard

331. Catherine Wheel - Black Metallic

332. Kate Bush - Wuthering Heights

333. Bob Mould - Sunspots/Wishing Well

334. Missing Persons - Words

335. Son Volt - Drown

336. The Go-Go's - Our Lips Are Sealed

337. Adam Ant - Goody Two Shoes

338. Moby - Bodyrock

339. Marshall Crenshaw - Someday, Someway

340. Ministry - Stigmata

341. The Smiths - Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now

342. Yaz - Situation

343. Ben Folds Five - Battle of Who Could Care Less

344. Tracy Chapman - Fast Car

345. R.E.M. - Driver 8

346. Tori Amos - Crucify

347. The Buzzcocks - Ever Fallen In Love

348. Bran Van 3000 - Drinking In L.A.

349. Barenaked Ladies - Be My Yoko Ono

350. Dexy's Midnight Runners - Come On Eileen

351. BT - Dreaming [feat. DJ Rap]

352. The Smashing Pumpkins - Bullet With Butterfly Wings

353. Throwing Muses - Counting Backwards

354. The Mighty Mighty Bosstones - Someday I Suppose

355. Foo Fighters - Learn To Fly

356. Peter Gabriel - Biko

357. The Fixx - One Thing Leads To Another

358. fIREHOSE - Flyin' The Flannel

359. Barenaked Ladies - One Week

360. INXS - Don't Change

361. Soul Coughing - Is Chicago Is Not Chicago

362. Wilco - Outtasite (Outta Mind)

363. Eurythmics - Would I Lie to You?

364. U2 - Bad (Live)

365. Lenny Kravitz - Fly Away

366. Siouxsie and the Banshees - Peek-A-Boo

367. The B-52's - Planet Claire

368. Squirrel Nut Zippers - Hell

369. The Smithereens - A Girl Like You

370. Stereo MC's - Connected

371. Bob Mould - See A Little Light

372. Depeche Mode - Just Can't Get Enough

373. Cake - Rock & Roll Lifestyle

374. The Smithereens - Behind the Wall of Sleep

375. Massive Attack - Safe From Harm

376. Sinéad O'Connor - I Want Your (Hands On Me)

377. Matthew Sweet - Sick of Myself

378. Weezer - Buddy Holly

379. Art of Noise - Close (To The Edit)

380. Joe Jackson - Sunday Papers

381. Portishead - Sour Times

382. Over the Rhine - How Does It Feel (To Be On My Mind)

383. Waterboys - Fisherman's Blues

384. Red Hot Chili Peppers - Scar Tissue

385. David Bowie - Modern Love

386. The Cult - Love Removal Machine

387. Love & Rockets - Ball of Confusion

388. Wilco - Can't Stand It

389. Goldfinger - Here In Your Bedroom

390. Fine Young Cannibals - She Drives Me Crazy

391. Red Hot Chili Peppers - Higher Ground

392. Icicle Works - Wisper to a Scream

393. Ben Harper - Burn To Shine

394. Big Country - In A Big Country

395. Midnight Oil - Power and the Passion

396. dB's - A Spy in the House of Love

397. The Smashing Pumpkins - 1979

398. Berlin - Sex (I'm A ...)

399. The Replacements - Here Comes a Regular

400. Concrete Blonde - God is a Bullet

401. Fiona Apple - Shadowboxer

402. Blues Traveler - Run-around

403. Tears for Fears - Change

404. Police - Synchronicity II

405. Spacehog - In The Meantime

406. Smithereens - Blood & Roses

407. My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult - Sex On Wheels

408. Everclear - Everything To Everyone

409. Sonic Youth - 100%

410. The Housemartins - Happy Hour

411. Dave Matthews Band - Ants Marching

412. The Chemical Brothers - Out of Control

413. Garbage - Queer

414. Sundays - Here's Where The Story Ends

415. Marcy Playground - Sex & Candy

416. Stranglers - Always The Sun

417. New Order - Love Vigilantes

418. Soundgarden - Black Hole Sun

419. Supergrass - Movin'

420. Erasure - A Little Respect

421. Peter Gabriel - Big Time

422. Madness - Our House

423. Jesus Jones - Right Here, Right Now

424. Ben Folds Five - Brick

425. Timbuk 3 - The Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades

426. Joe Jackson - I'm The Man

427. Sheryl Crow - My Favorite Mistake

428. Guadalcanal Diary - Litany (Life Goes On)

429. Depeche Mode - Walking In My Shoes

430. Soup Dragons - I'm Free

431. Pet Shop Boys - West End Girls

432. Bow Wow Wow - I Want Candy

433. Billy Bragg & Wilco - California Stars

434. Adam & the Ants - Stand & Deliver

435. The Connells - Stone Cold Yesterday

436. Toad The Wet Sprocket - Walk on the Ocean

437. Siouxsie and the Banshees - Kiss Them for Me

438. Goo Goo Dolls - We Are The Normal

439. Manic Street Preachers - If You Tolerate This Your Children Will Be Next

440. Sinéad O'Connor - Last Day of Our Acquaintance

441. Daisy Chainsaw - Love Your Money

442. Sponge - Plowed

443. Mojo Nixon - Elvis Is Everywhere

444. Simple Minds - Don't You (Forget About Me)

445. Enigma - Sadeness (Pt. 1)

446. World Party - Ship of Fools

447. The Pixies - Gigantic

448. Royal Crescent Mob - Happy at Home

449. Machines of Loving Grace - Butterfly Wings

450. The Farm - Groovy Train

451. Basement Jaxx - Rendez-vu

452. Cocteau Twins - Blue Bell Knoll

453. Splashdown - Ironspy

454. Alice In Chains - No Excuses

455. Talking Heads - Stay Up Late

456. The Clash - Police & Thieves

457. Ultravox - Vienna

458. The Police - So Lonely

459. Tripping Daisy - I Got A Girl

460. Haircut 100 - Love Plus One

461. Iggy Pop - Real Wild Child

462. 10,000 Maniacs - What's The Matter Here?

463. Crash Test Dummies - Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm

464. The Judybats - Being Simple

465. INXS - Need You Tonight

466. Leona Naess - Charm Attack

467. The Bears - Fear Is Never Boring

468. Seal - Crazy

469. Ramones - Sheena Is A Punk Rocker

470. EMF - Unbelievable

471. Psychodots - Big Love Now

472. Hothouse Flowers - Don't Go

473. Tom Waits - Hold On

474. Blur - There's No Other Way

475. Trip Shakespeare - The Slacks

476. Electronic - Getting Away With It

477. The Pogues - Yeah, Yeah, Yeah, Yeah, Yeah

478. Frankie Goes to Hollywood - Two Tribes

479. No Doubt - Just A Girl

481. Camper Van Beethoven - Pictures of Matchstick Men

482. Meryn Cadell - The Sweater

483. Iggy Pop - China Girl

484. Los Lobos - Will The Wolf Survive?

485. They Might Be Giants - Ana Ng

486. New York Dolls - Personality Crisis

487. Cornershop - Brimful of Asha

488. Nirvana - Lithium

489. Propellerheads - History Repeating (feat. Shirley Bassey)

490. Chris Isaak - Wicked Game

491. Sarah McLachlan - Into The Fire

492. Live - The Dolphins Cry

493. Edwyn Collins - A Girl Like You

494. Morcheeba - Trigger Hippie

495. Sebadoh - Skull

496. Beth Orton - She Cries Your Name

497. The Dandy Warhols - Not If You Were The Last Junkie On Earth

498. Superdrag - Sucked Out

499. The Tragically Hip - Courage (for Hugh MacLennan)

500. Blur - Girls And Boys

Top Artists

1. Nirvana
2. Green Day
3. Red Hot Chili Peppers
4. Beastie Boys
5. Radiohead
6. The Smashing Pumpkins
7. The Ramones
8. Beck
9. The Clash
10. Nine Inch Nails
11. Sublime
12. Pearl Jam
13. Linkin Park
14. The Smiths
15. Foo Fighters
16. Rage Against the Machine
17. Stone Temple Pilots
18. The Cure
19. Weezer
20. U2
21. Depeche Mode
22. Jane's Addiction
23. White Stripes
24. Offspring
25. AFI
26. The Pixies
27. Soundgarden
28. Social Distortion
29. The Killers
30. The Strokes
31. Incubus
32. Alice in Chains
33. New Order
34. Oasis
35. Tool
36. Bad Religion
37. Bob Marley
38. Queens of the Stone Age
39. Coldplay
40. System of a Down
41. Modest Mouse
42. blink-182
43. Morrissey
44. No Doubt
45. Rancid
46. Cake
47. Death Cab For Cutie
48. 311
49. Jimmy Eat World
50. Fall Out Boy
51. The Shins
52. Blur
53. Garbage
54. Bush
55. My Chemical Romance
56. Korn
57. The Police
58. Arcade Fire
59. Papa Roach
60. Gorillaz
61. Live
62. Sonic Youth
63. Cypress Hill
64. Yeah Yeah Yeahs
65. The Sex Pistols
66. Violent Femmes
67. R.E.M
68. Staind
69. Postal Service
70. Evanesence
71. Hole
72. Iggy Pop
73. Chemical Brothers
74. Muse
75. Bloc Party
76. David Bowie
77. Interpol
78. Prodigy
79. The Breeders
80. Fatboy Slim
81. Panic! at the Disco
82. Metallica
83. Franz Ferdinand
84. INXS
85. Audioslave
86. Bjork
87. Everclear
88. Talking Heads
89. A Perfect Circle
90. Moby
91. Elvis Costello
92. Pennywise
93. PJ Harvey
94. Lenny Kravitz
95. The Verve
96. Flaming Lips
97. Faith No More
98. Echo and the Bunnymen
99. Daft Punk
100. Wolfmother
101. Stone Roses
102. Velvet Revolver
103. The Cult
104. Filter
105. Deftones
106. Silversun Pickups