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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

  76 See You On The Other Side 12     Jan 1996  
  Ozzy Osbourne  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  77 Water's Edge 11     May 1996  
  Seven Mary Three  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  78 Too Much 9 27   Apr 1996  
  Dave Matthews Band  
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  79 High And Dry 10     Jan 1996  
  Radiohead  
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  80 Mach 5 10     Nov 1996  
  The Presidents Of The United States Of America  
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  81 Humans Being 10     May 1996  
  Van Halen  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  82 Would? 12     Dec 1996  
  Alice In Chains  
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  83 So Much To Say 10 18   Sep 1996  
  Dave Matthews Band  
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  84 Long Way Down 13     Jul 1996  
  Goo Goo Dolls  
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  85 Heartspark Dollarsign 12     May 1996  
  Everclear  
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  86 Test For Echo 13     Oct 1996  
  Rush  
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  87 Free To Decide 9 17   Jul 1996  
  The Cranberries  
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  88 Me Wise Magic 14     Oct 1996  
  Van Halen  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  89 Just A Girl 12 12   Jan 1996  
  No Doubt  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  90 Wax Ecstatic (To Sell Angelina) 10     Jul 1996  
  Sponge  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  91 Don't Look Back In Anger 9     Jul 1996  
  Oasis  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  92 Tattva 10     Dec 1996  
  Kula Shaker  
    YouTube    

  93 Satellite 11 28   Jan 1996  
  Dave Matthews Band  
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  94 Love Rollercoaster 11     Dec 1996  
  Red Hot Chili Peppers  
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  95 Mint Car 13     Jun 1996  
  The Cure  
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  96 Walking Contradiction 11     Jun 1996  
  Green Day  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  97 I Hate My Generation 10     Apr 1996  
  Cracker  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  98 Fire Water Burn 9     Dec 1996  
  The Bloodhound Gang  
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  99 Scooby Snacks 10     Oct 1996  
  Fun Lovin' Criminals  
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  100 Good Friday 12     Aug 1996  
  The Black Crowes  
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Related Song Features for 1996 ROCK Top 100 Songs Of The Year


1996 Pop Top 100 Songs

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1996 Number One Rock Songs

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1996 Number One Pop Song Calendar

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1996 One Hit Wonders

list of one-time top 20 makers and others with one well-known song

Top 100 Rock Songs By Year

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