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100 Greatest Songs From 1997

Criteria: These records were chosen and ranked based on their initial and lasting popularity, and on their impact on the overall scope of musical history.
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Note: Yearly song lists go by earliest 'release date' (Single, Album, or Country of first release).
Not necessarily the year a song peaked in the U.S. charts.
No.
Song
Artist

Bitter Sweet Symphony single cover
Song 2 single cover
Paranoid Android single cover
Everlong single cover
Karma Police single cover
Hypnotize single cover
Good Riddance single cover
Torn single cover
Mo Money Mo Problems single cover
I'll Be Missing You single cover
Angels single cover
1
Bitter Sweet Symphony
The Verve
2
Song 2
Blur
3
Paranoid Android
Radiohead
4
Everlong
Foo Fighters
5
Karma Police
Radiohead
6
Hypnotize
Notorious B.I.G.
7
Good Riddance (Time of Your Life)
Green Day
8
Torn
Natalie Imbruglia
9
Mo Money Mo Problems
Notorious B.I.G.
10
I'll Be Missing You
Puff Daddy
11
Angels
Robbie Williams
12
Around The World
Daft Punk
13
Semi-Charmed Life
Third Eye Blind
14
Tubthumping
Chumbawamba
15
Candle in the Wind 1997
Elton John
16
All My Life
K-Ci & JoJo
17
Gettin' Jiggy Wit It
Will Smith
18
Block Rockin' Beats
Chemical Brothers
19
You Make Me Wanna...
Usher
20
Truly Madly Deeply
Savage Garden
21
Sex And Candy
Marcy Playground
22
Walkin' On The Sun
Smash Mouth
23
Together Again
Janet Jackson
24
Never Ever
All Saints
25
Gone Till November
Wyclef Jean
26
Fly
Sugar Ray
27
You're Still The One
Shania Twain
28
Too Close
Next
29
Brimful Of Asha
Cornershop
30
My Heart Will Go On
Celine Dion
31
Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
Puff Daddy and Ma$e
32
Nice and Slow
Usher
33
The Rain (Supa Dupa Fly)
Missy Misdemeanor Elliott
34
Dry The Rain
The Beta Band
35
No Surprises
Radiohead
36
How's It Going to Be
Third Eye Blind
37
Bitch
Meredith Brooks
38
My Way
Usher
39
My All
Mariah Carey
40
The Drugs Don't Work
The Verve
41
Miss Misery
Elliott Smith
42
For You I Will
Monica
43
Been Around The World
Puff Daddy, Mase and The Notorious B.I.G.
44
D'You Know What I Mean
Oasis
45
Adia
Sarah McLachlan
46
4 Seasons Of Loneliness
Boyz II Men
47
Your Woman
White Town
48
Woke Up This Morning
Alabama 3
49
Between The Bars
Elliott Smith
50
Mmmbop
Hanson
51
Into My Arms
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
52
Bachelorette
Björk
53
I Belong To You (Every Time I See Your Face)
Rome
54
My Love Is The Shhh!
Somethin' for the People
55
I Don't Ever Want To See You Again
Uncle Sam
56
All For You
Sister Hazel
57
Kowalski
Primal Scream
58
Joga
Björk
59
A Song For Mama
Boyz II Men
60
Monkey Wrench
Foo Fighters
61
Beetlebum
Blur
62
What You Want
Ma$e (feat. Total)
63
G.H.E.T.T.O.U.T.
Changing Faces
64
Honey
Mariah Carey
65
Come To Daddy
Aphex Twin
66
Feel So Good
Ma$e and Kelly Price
67
Sock It 2 Me
Missy Elliott and Da Brat
68
Barbie Girl
Aqua
69
Make 'Em Say Uhh!
Master P, Fiend, Silkk the Shocker, Mia X, Mystikal
70
Gabriel
Roy Davis Jr.
71
Risingson
Massive Attack
72
All Cried Out
Allure and 112
73
Deja Vu (Uptown Baby)
Lord Tariq and Peter Gunz
74
Let Down
Radiohead
75
Got 'Til It's Gone
Janet Jackson
76
Smack My Bitch Up
The Prodigy
77
Lazy Line Painter Jane
Belle and Sebastian
78
My Body
LSG
79
I Get Lonely
Janet Jackson and BLACKstreet
80
Ain't That Enough
Teenage Fanclub
81
The Private Psychedelic Reel
Chemical Brothers
82
Space Invaders Are Smoking Grass
I-F
83
They Don't Know
Jon B.
84
Look Into My Eyes
Bone Thugs-n-Harmony
85
Le Soleil est pres de moi
Air
86
Ladies And Gentlemen We Are Floating In Space
Spiritualized
87
Up Jumps da Boogie
Timbaland & Magoo, Missy Elliott, Aaliyah
88
I Do
Lisa Loeb
89
Lookin' at Me
Ma$e and Puff Daddy
90
Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Could See
Busta Rhymes
91
Tyrone
Erykah Badu
92
The Ice Of Boston
The Dismemberment Plan
93
Jumper
Third Eye Blind
94
All Is Full Of Love
Björk
95
Building A Mystery
Sarah McLachlan
96
C U When U Get There
Coolio and 40 Thevz
97
I Got The Hook Up
Master P and Sons of Funk
98
Stereo
Pavement
99
High Noon
DJ Shadow
100
Kiss The Rain
Billie Myers
20 more worth mentioning.
101
Romeo And Juliet
Sylk-E. Fyne and Chill
102
Swing My Way
K. P. & Envyi
103
Not If You Were The Last Junkie On Earth
The Dandy Warhols
104
All You Good Good People
Embrace
105
Not Dark Yet
Bob Dylan
106
Staring At The Sun
U2
107
Gotham City
R. Kelly
108
Victory
Puff Daddy, The Notorious B.I.G., Busta Rhymes
109
Super Bon Bon
Soul Coughing
110
All Mine
Portishead
111
Concrete Schoolyard
Jurassic 5
112
If They Move, Kill 'Em
Primal Scream
113
Help The Aged
Pulp
114
History Repeating
Propellerheads (feat. Shirley Bassey)
115
It's All About The Benjamins
Puff Daddy (feat. The Lox, Lil' Kim, The Notorious B.I.G.)
116
Triumph
Wu Tang Clan
117
Spin Spin Sugar
Sneaker Pimps
118
Rip Groove
Double 99
119
I Still Love You
Next
120
North Country Boy
The Charlatans
DigitalDreamDoor Editor Picks for 1997
Bruce's Choice: An unheralded great record from 1997
*
Baby Don't Go
Dwight Yoakum & Sheryl Crow
Lew's Choice:
*
Great Day
Paul McCartney
Brett's Choice:
*
Tin Pan Alley
The Apples In Stereo
Adam's Choice:
*
10,000 Promises
Backstreet Boys
Ryan's Choice:
*
Nightlife
Kenickie





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