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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

  51 Aeroplane 4 29   Feb 1996  
  Red Hot Chili Peppers  
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  52 Naked 5     Mar 1996  
  Goo Goo Dolls  
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  53 Open Up Your Eyes 5     Oct 1996  
  Tonic  
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  54 Drown 5     Mar 1996  
  Son Volt  
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  55 Ready To Go 6     Oct 1996  
  Republica  
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  56 Here In Your Bedroom 4 29   May 1996  
  Goldfinger  
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  57 Flood 5 18   Apr 1996  
  Jars Of Clay  
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  58 Bulls On Parade 6     May 1996  
  Rage Against The Machine  
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  59 Popular 6 12   Jul 1996  
  Nada Surf  
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  60 Everything Falls Apart 4 2   Mar 1996  
  Dog's Eye View  
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  61 Bittersweet Me 5 25   Nov 1996  
  R.E.M.  
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  62 Only Happy When It Rains 7     Mar 1996  
  Garbage  
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  63 Where The River Flows 6     May 1996  
  Collective Soul  
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  64 Spiderwebs 6 20   Jun 1996  
  No Doubt  
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  65 You Learn 8 1   Jun 1996  
  Alanis Morissette  
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  66 Chains 18   May 1996  
  Tina Arena  
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  67 Over Now 8     Aug 1996  
  Alice In Chains  
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  68 Aneurysm 5     Oct 1996  
  Nirvana  
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  69 Peaches 8 10   Feb 1996  
  The Presidents Of The United States Of America  
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  70 Tahitian Moon 10     Jul 1996  
  Porno For Pyros  
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  71 Waiting For Tonight 9 28   Jan 1996  
  Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers  
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  72 Banditos 6     Jun 1996  
  The Refreshments  
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  73 Shame 10     Sep 1996  
  Stabbing Westward  
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  74 Hail, Hail 7     Oct 1996  
  Pearl Jam  
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  75 Ruby Soho 10     Jan 1996  
  Rancid  
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1996 One Hit Wonders

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