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1996 ROCK Top 100 Songs Of The Year

Top 100 rock songs of 1996, based on our weekly rock chart archive -- the longest running weekly rock charts anywhere.

songs 1 to 25songs 26 to 50songs 51 to 75songs 76 to 100

Rock Top 100 in popularity order


red # = rock chartblue # = pop chart

  26 Mother Mother 1 14   May 1996  
  Tracy Bonham  
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  27 The Distance 2 12   Nov 1996  
  Cake  
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  28 Bound For The Floor 2     Nov 1996  
  Local H  
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  29 Angry Johnny 1     Sep 1996  
  Poe  
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  30 Don't Speak 3 1   Nov 1996  
  No Doubt  
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  31 Champagne Supernova 1 13   Apr 1996  
  Oasis  
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  32 Pretty Noose 1 24   Jun 1996  
  Soundgarden  
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  33 All I Know 3     Aug 1996  
  Screaming Trees  
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  34 Angels Of The Silences 1     Nov 1996  
  Counting Crows  
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  35 King Of New Orleans 2     Sep 1996  
  Better Than Ezra  
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  36 Who You Are 1     Aug 1996  
  Pearl Jam  
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  37 Where It's At 5 19   Jul 1996  
  Beck  
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  38 6th Avenue Heartache 4 6   Aug 1996  
  The Wallflowers  
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  39 Photograph 3     May 1996  
  The Verve Pipe  
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  40 Tonight, Tonight 3 17   Jul 1996  
  The Smashing Pumpkins  
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  41 Salvation 1 12   Apr 1996  
  The Cranberries  
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  42 Muzzle 2     Nov 1996  
  The Smashing Pumpkins  
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  43 Sister 5     Apr 1996  
  The Nixons  
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  44 Follow You Down 3 4   Mar 1996  
  Gin Blossoms  
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  45 Stinkfist 7     Dec 1996  
  Tool  
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  46 Zero 3     Apr 1996  
  The Smashing Pumpkins  
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  47 Again 4     Jun 1996  
  Alice In Chains  
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  48 What Do I Have To Do? 4     Mar 1996  
  Stabbing Westward  
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  49 I Was Wrong 3     Oct 1996  
  Social Distortion  
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  50 E-Bow The Letter 2     Sep 1996  
  R.E.M.  
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