WOXY Top 500 Songs of All-Time (2003)

1. Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit

2. Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK

3. The Smiths - How Soon is Now?

4. Pearl Jam - Alive

5. The Ramones - I Wanna Be Sedated

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

7. U2 - New Year's Day

8. Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart

9. Jane's Addiction - Jane Says

10. Beastie Boys - Fight For Your Right

11. Sex Pistols - God Save The Queen

12. Green Day - Longview

13. Pixies - Monkey Gone To Heaven

14. New Order - Blue Monday

15. Talking Heads - Psycho Killer

16. Pearl Jam - Jeremy

17. Radiohead - Creep

18. The Velvet Underground - Rock & Roll

19. Violent Femmes - Blister in the Sun

20. U2 - With or Without You

21. The Smashing Pumpkins - Today

22. Bob Marley - Jamming

23. Nine Inch Nails - Head Like A Hole

24. Red Hot Chili Peppers - Under the Bridge

25. The Police - Roxanne

26. The Clash - Should I Stay Or Should I Go?

27. Elvis Costello - Alison

28. The Replacements - Alex Chilton

29. Faith No More - Epic

30. David Bowie - Space Oddity

31. The Cure - Boys Don't Cry

32. Blondie - Heart of Glass

33. The Stone Roses - I Wanna Be Adored

34. Fugazi - Waiting Room

35. The B-52's - Rock Lobster

36. Red Hot Chili Peppers - Give It Away

37. Husker Du - Makes No Sense At All

38. Lou Reed - Walk On The Wild Side

39. Jane's Addiction - Been Caught Stealing

40. Beck - Loser

41. Dead Milkmen - Bitchin' Camaro

42. The Stooges - I Wanna Be Your Dog

43. The Offspring - Come Out And Play

44. Bauhaus - Bela Lugosi's Dead

45. Depeche Mode - Personal Jesus

46. The Clash - London Calling

47. Psychedelic Furs - Pretty In Pink

48. The Ramones - Blitzkrieg Bop

49. The Clash - Rock The Casbah

50. Pearl Jam - Even Flow

51. XTC - Dear God

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

53. The Breeders - Cannonball

54. Iggy Pop - Lust For Life

55. Modern English - I Melt With You

56. Talking Heads - Burning Down The House

57. U2 - Pride (In The Name of Love)

58. Blur - Song 2

59. New Order - Bizarre Love Triangle

60. Nirvana - Come As You Are

61. Lenny Kravitz - Are You Gonna Go My Way

62. Afghan Whigs - Rebirth of the Cool

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

64. Camper Van Beethoven - Take The Skinheads Bowling

65. The Cure - Just Like Heaven

66. Elvis Costello & the Attractions - Pump It Up

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

68. Green Day - Welcome To Paradise

69. Pixies - Here Comes Your Man

70. Lo Fidelity All Stars - Battle Flag

71. The Jam - That's Entertainment

72. Radiohead - Fake Plastic Trees

73. Stone Temple Pilots - Interstate Love Song

74. Sonic Youth - Teenage Riot

75. Dave Matthews Band - What Would You Say?

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

77. Patti Smith - Dancing Barefoot

78. Tool - Sober

79. Television - Marquee Moon

80. Gary Numan - Cars

81. Depeche Mode - People Are People

82. Counting Crows - Mr. Jones

83. Nine Inch Nails - Closer

84. Talking Heads - Life During Wartime

85. David Bowie - Changes

86. Weezer - Hash Pipe

87. U2 - Sunday Bloody Sunday

88. Beastie Boys - Sabotage

89. Anthrax / Public Enemy - Bring The Noise

90. Nirvana - Heart-Shaped Box

91. The Clash - Train In Vain

92. Tori Amos - Silent All These Years

93. The Smashing Pumpkins - Disarm

94. Blondie - Rapture

95. Alice In Chains - Rooster

96. Pavement - Cut Your Hair

97. The Cult - She Sells Sanctuary

98. James - Laid

99. Beck - Where It's At

100. Sublime - What I Got

101. Primus - Tommy The Cat

102. Jim Carroll Band - People Who Died

103. The White Stripes - Seven Nation Army

104. Cracker - Teen Angst

105. Dave Matthews Band - Crash Into Me

106. Boomtown Rats - I Don't Like Mondays

107. U2 - One

108. Oingo Boingo - Dead Man's Party

109. Cake - The Distance

110. Siouxsie and the Banshees - Cities in Dust

111. Ministry - Everyday Is Halloween

112. Matthew Sweet - Girlfriend

113. Squeeze - Tempted

114. The Jesus and Mary Chain - Head On

115. Rage Against The Machine - Guerilla Radio

116. R.E.M. - Orange Crush

117. The Velvet Underground - Pale Blue Eyes

118. Folk Implosion - Natural One

119. The Police - Message In A Bottle

120. Soundgarden - Black Hole Sun

121. The Pretenders - Brass In Pocket

122. The Prodigy - Firestarter

123. The Smashing Pumpkins - Bullet With Butterfly Wings

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

125. Everclear - Santa Monica

126. Live - I Alone

127. Kate Bush - Running Up That Hill

128. Cracker - Low

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

130. Soul Asylum - Runaway Train

131. Alice In Chains - Would?

132. Soul Coughing - Screenwriter's Blues

133. Temple of the Dog - Hunger Strike

134. Coldplay - Yellow

135. The Cure - Love Song

136. Oasis - Wonderwall

137. Suicidal Tendencies - Institutionalized

138. Guided By Voices - Teenage FBI

139. The Vapors - Turning Japanese

140. Midnight Oil - Beds Are Burning

141. The Dead Kennedys - Holiday In Cambodia

142. Royal Crescent Mob - Get On The Bus

143. Public Image Ltd. - Rise

144. Screaming Trees - Nearly Lost You

145. Faith No More - We Care A Lot

146. The Offspring - Self Esteem

147. Radiohead - Paranoid Android

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

149. The Replacements - I Will Dare

150. Fatboy Slim - The Rockafeller Skank

151. The Verve - Bitter Sweet Symphony

152. Psychedelic Furs - Love My Way

153. Social Distortion - Ball and Chain

154. Living Colour - Cult of Personality

155. Devo - Whip It

156. Killing Joke - Eighties

157. David Bowie - Suffragette City

158. Elvis Costello & the Attractions - Radio Radio

159. Talking Heads - Take Me To The River

160. The Smashing Pumpkins - Tonight Tonight

161. Foo Fighters - This Is A Call

162. Wall of Voodoo - Mexican Radio

163. Soul Coughing - Super Bon Bon

164. Tears for Fears - Shout

165. Lou Reed - Sweet Jane

166. New Order - True Faith

167. Peter Gabriel - In Your Eyes

168. Romeo Void - Never Say Never

169. Blind Melon - No Rain

170. Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Relax

171. dada - Dizz Knee Land

172. The Charlatans - The Only One I Know

173. The Dandy Warhols - Bohemian Like You

174. The La's - There She Goes

175. Green Day - When I Come Around

176. Talking Heads - And She Was

177. The Sugarcubes - Birthday

178. The Church - Under The Milky Way

179. Red Hot Chili Peppers - Otherside

180. Bob Marley - Get Up, Stand Up

181. Jimmy Eat World - The Middle

182. Weezer - Undone - The Sweater Song

183. Depeche Mode - Route 66

184. David Bowie - Ziggy Stardust

185. The B-52's - Private Idaho

186. The Godfathers - Birth, School, Work, Death

187. Alice In Chains - No Excuses

188. Tool - Schism

189. Pearl Jam - Daughter

190. The Cure - In Between Days

191. Tori Amos - Cornflake Girl

192. U2 - Beautiful Day

193. Patti Smith - Gloria

194. Beastie Boys - So What'cha Want

195. Afghan Whigs - Debonair

196. Cake - Never There

197. Nirvana - In Bloom

198. Jeff Buckley - Last Goodbye

199. XTC - Senses Working Overtime

200. The Alarm - Strength

201. The Smiths - Big Mouth Strikes Again

202. Talking Heads - Once In A Lifetime

203. U2 - I Will Follow

204. Veruca Salt - Seether

205. Primus - Jerry Was A Race Car Driver

206. U2 - Bullet The Blue Sky

207. R.E.M. - Pretty Persuasion

208. Peter Murphy - Cuts You Up

209. Echo & the Bunnymen - Lips Like Sugar

210. Beastie Boys - Brass Monkey

211. BT / Mike Doughty - Never Gonna Come Back Down

212. Belly - Feed The Tree

213. Jack Johnson - Flake

214. Rancid - Ruby Soho

215. U2 - Where The Streets Have No Name

216. Social Distortion - Bad Luck

217. Foo Fighters - Everlong

218. Violent Femmes - Kiss Off

219. The Chemical Brothers - Block Rockin' Beats

220. Butthole Surfers - Pepper

221. Love and Rockets - So Alive

222. Oasis - Supersonic

223. Guided By Voices - My Valuable Hunting Knife

224. Urge Overkill - Sister Havana

225. The Flaming Lips - Do You Realize?

226. Eels - Mr. E's Beautiful Blues

227. Rage Against The Machine - Renegades of Funk

228. Dead Milkmen - Punk Rock Girl

229. Happy Mondays - Step On

230. Garbage - I Think I'm Paranoid

231. English Beat - Save It For Later

232. L7 - Pretend We're Dead

233. G. Love & Special Sauce - Rodeo Clowns

234. Weezer - Say It Ain't So

235. Stone Temple Pilots - Vasoline

236. Pixies - Where Is My Mind?

237. Bob Mould - Sunspots / Wishing Well

238. Nirvana - Lithium

239. The Smashing Pumpkins - 1979

240. Beastie Boys - Intergalactic

241. Moby feat. Gwen Stefani - South Side

242. XTC - Mayor of Simpleton

243. R.E.M. - Stand

244. The Nails - 88 Lines About 44 Women

245. Deftones - Change (In The House of Flies)

246. The Offspring - Gotta Get Away

247. Tom Tom Club - Genius of Love

248. Cibo Matto - Sci-Fi Wasabi

249. Radiohead - Karma Police

250. INXS - The One Thing

251. Soundgarden - Spoonman

252. Depeche Mode - Enjoy the Silence

253. The Ramones - Do You Remember Rock & Roll Radio

254. Queens of the Stone Age - No One Knows

255. The Pretenders - My City Was Gone

256. The Bears - Fear Is Never Boring

257. 311 - Down

258. Thomas Dolby - She Blinded Me With Science

259. Sublime - Wrong Way

260. The Cure - Close To Me

261. The Police - Can't Stand Losing You

262. Weezer - Buddy Holly

263. The White Stripes - Fell In Love With A Girl

264. Porno For Pyros - Pets

265. Sinéad O'Connor - Mandinka

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

267. Ben Folds - Rockin' The Suburbs

268. The Waterboys - The Whole of the Moon

269. The Pretenders - Message of Love

270. Nirvana - All Apologies

271. Afghan Whigs - Gentlemen

272. Roxy Music - Love Is The Drug

273. Depeche Mode - Strangelove

274. The The - Uncertain Smile

275. The Flaming Lips - She Don't Use Jelly

276. Massive Attack - Safe From Harm

277. Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy - Television The Drug of A Nation

278. Nine Inch Nails - Hurt

279. The Jam - A Town Called Malice

280. Harvey Danger - Flagpole Sitta

281. Red Hot Chili Peppers - Scar Tissue

282. Rage Against The Machine - Bulls On Parade

283. Talking Heads - Crosseyed And Painless

284. Björk - Joga

285. Tricky - Black Steel

286. Soundgarden - Fell On Black Days

287. U2 - Bad (Live)

288. Toad The Wet Sprocket - All I Want

289. Cake - Short Skirt / Long Jacket

290. Oasis - Live Forever

291. My Bloody Valentine - Only Shallow

292. Stone Temple Pilots - Plush

293. The Ramones - Sheena Is A Punk Rocker

294. The English Beat - Mirror In The Bathroom

295. Tori Amos - God

296. The Strokes - Last Nite

297. Sunny Day Real Estate - Pillars

298. Portishead - Sour Times

299. The Buggles - Video Killed The Radio Star

300. Soul Asylum - Somebody To Shove

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

302. Meat Puppets - Backwater

303. XTC - Making Plans For Nigel

304. Buzzcocks - Ever Fallen In Love

305. Peter Gabriel - Sledgehammer

306. Semisonic - Closing Time

307. Radiohead - Optimistic

308. The The - Infected

309. Paul Westerberg - Dyslexic Heart

310. Pearl Jam - Better Man

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

312. Blondie - One Way Or Another

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

314. Nine Inch Nails - Down In It

315. Elliott Smith - Miss Misery

315. Gorillaz - Clint Eastwood

317. Superdrag - Sucked Out

318. Beastie Boys - No Sleep Til Brooklyn

319. U2 - Two Hearts Beat As One

320. Hole - Doll Parts

321. Lenny Kravitz - Fly Away

322. Urban Dance Squad - Deeper Shade of Soul

323. Better Than Ezra - Good

324. Dinosaur Jr. - Feel The Pain

325. Lush - Ladykillers

326. Sonic Youth - Kool Thing

327. Suede - Metal Mickey

328. The Velvet Underground - White Light / White Heat

329. Green Day - Good Riddance (Time of Your Life)

330. The Smiths - Girlfriend In A Coma

331. PJ Harvey - Down by the Water

332. Material Issue - Valerie Loves Me

333. Elastica - Connection

334. Jonathan Richman - Dodge Vedge-O-Matic

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

336. Concrete Blonde - God is a Bullet

337. Smithereens - A Girl Like You

338. Joy Division - She's Lost Control

339. They Might Be Giants - Birdhouse In Your Soul

340. Cake - Rock & Roll Lifestyle

341. Dave Matthews Band - Ants Marching

342. Elvis Costello - Watching the Detectives

343. R.E.M. - Driver 8

344. Wilco - Heavy Metal Drummer

345. The The - This Is The Day

346. Ben Harper - Burn To Shine

347. Juliana Hatfield - My Sister

348. Robyn Hitchcock - My Wife And My Dead Wife

349. Fatboy Slim - Praise You

350. The Catherine Wheel - Black Metallic

351. Soundgarden - Outshined

352. Depeche Mode - Blasphemous Rumors

353. The Wallflowers - One Headlight

354. U2 - Mysterious Ways

355. Dexy's Midnight Runners - Come On Eileen

356. Ben Folds Five - Underground

357. The Ass Ponys - Little Bastard

358. Tones On Tail - Go!

359. Live - Pain Lies On The Riverside

360. The Call - The Walls Came Down

361. Guided By Voices - Chasing Heather Crazy

362. Midnight Oil - Blue Sky Mine

363. Mission of Burma - That's When I Reach For My Revolver

364. fIREHOSE - Flyin' The Flannel

365. Foo Fighters - All My Life

366. Fishbone - Party At Ground Zero

367. New Order - Love Vigilantes

368. Papas Fritas - Way You Walk

369. Gang of Four - I Love A Man In A Uniform

370. Tori Amos - Crucify

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

372. Blur - Girls And Boys

373. Peter Gabriel - Shock The Monkey

374. R.E.M. - So. Central Rain

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

376. Split Enz - I Got You

377. Pavement - Shady Lane

378. Pedro The Lion - Rapture

379. Pixies - Gigantic

380. Radiohead - Just

381. Marcy Playground - Sex And Candy

382. The Smithereens - Blood And Roses

383. Trio - Da Da Da

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

385. Stone Temple Pilots - Wicked Garden

386. Coldplay - Clocks

387. Sinéad O'Connor - I Want Your Hands On Me

388. The Replacements - The Ledge

389. The Velvet Underground - What Goes On

390. Foo Fighters - Learn To Fly

391. Barenaked Ladies - Be My Yoko Ono

392. Joe Jackson - Sunday Papers

393. Cornershop - Brimful of Asha

394. Liz Phair - Supernova

395. The White Stripes - Dead Leaves & the Dirty Ground

396. Love and Rockets - Ball of Confusion

397. Concrete Blonde - Joey

398. R.E.M. - Superman

399. Indigo Girls - Closer To Fine

400. Soul Coughing - Is Chicago, Is Not Chicago

401. PJ Harvey - Good Fortune

402. Bob Mould - See A Little Light

403. The Hives - Hate To Say I Told You So

404. The Clash - Lost In The Supermarket

405. Iggy Pop - Real Wild Child

406. Interpol - PDA

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

408. U2 - Walk On

409. INXS - Don't Change

410. Primus - Wynona's Big Brown Beaver

411. Matthew Sweet - Sick of Myself

412. Dinosaur Jr. - Start Choppin'

413. Ass Ponys - Swallow You Down

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

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

416. Nirvana - About A Girl

417. Afghan Whigs - Creep

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

419. Garbage - Only Happy When It Rains

420. Red Hot Chili Peppers - By The Way

421. The Fixx - One Thing Leads To Another

422. Beastie Boys - Sure Shot

423. My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult - Sex On Wheelz

424. The Pretenders - Middle of the Road

425. They Might Be Giants - Ana Ng

426. The Prodigy - Breathe

427. Talking Heads - Stay Up Late

428. Audioslave - Like A Stone

429. Sonic Youth - 1

430. Meryn Cadell - The Sweater

431. Doves - Catch The Sun

432. Pixies - Debaser

433. Green Day - Basket Case

434. Pet Shop Boys - West End Girls

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

436. Soundgarden - My Wave

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

438. Buffalo Tom - Taillights Fade

439. Tripping Daisy - I Got A Girl

440. Supergrass - Moving

441. Soul Coughing - Circles

442. Love and Rockets - No New Tale To Tell

443. Poe - Hey Pretty

444. Guided By Voices - Glad Girls

445. John Mayer - No Such Thing

446. Spacehog - In The Meantime

447. The Housemartins - Happy Hour

448. Guided By Voices - Everywhere With Helicopter

449. Red Hot Chili Peppers - The Zephyr Song

450. Björk - Human Behaviour

451. World Party - Ship of Fools

452. Grant Lee Buffalo - Mockingbirds

453. The Pogues - Fairytale of New York

454. Lou Reed - Dirty Boulevard

455. They Eat Their Own - Like A Drug

456. Machines of Loving Grace - Butterfly Wings

457. Grandaddy - The Crystal Lake

458. Ultravox - Vienna

459. Garbage - Stupid Girl

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

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

462. Radiohead - I Might Be Wrong

463. Belle & Sebastian - The Boy With The Arab Strap

464. Sleater-Kinney - You're No Rock & Roll Fun

465. Basement Jaxx - Rendez-Vu

466. Ben Folds Five - Brick

467. Guadalcanal Diary - Litany (Life Goes On)

468. Bow Wow Wow - I Want Candy

469. Mojo Nixon & Skid Roper - Elvis Is Everywhere

470. Weezer - Island In The Sun

471. Smoking Popes - Need You Around

472. A Flock of Seagulls - I Ran

473. Camper Van Beethoven - Pictures of Matchstick Men

474. Siouxsie and the Banshees - Kiss Them for Me

475. Ben Kweller - Wasted & Ready

476. Blur - There's No Other Way

477. Talk Talk - It's My Life

478. Cake - Sheep Go To Heaven

479. Sea Ray - Revelry

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

481. Judybats - Being Simple

482. U2 - Gloria

483. The Avalanches - Frontier Psychiatrist

484. Adam Ant - Goody Two Shoes

485. The Sugarcubes - Hit

486. The Smithereens - Behind The Wall of Sleep

487. Fountains of Wayne - Radiation Vibe

488. Daisy Chainsaw - Love Your Money

489. The All-American Rejects - Swing Swing

490. Guided By Voices - Surgical Focus

491. Afghan Whigs - Honky's Ladder

492. The Streets - Let's Push Things Forward

493. Clinic - Walking With Thee

494. Sugar - Helpless

495. Hot Hot Heat - Bandages

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

497. Over The Rhine - Give Me Strength

498. Wilco - Monday

499. Placebo - Pure Morning

500. The Vines - Get Free

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