WLIR Top 300 Songs of All-Time (1999)

1. Alphaville - Forever Young

2. The Smiths - How Soon is Now?

3. Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit

4. U2 - Pride (In the Name of Love)

5. The Cure - Just Like Heaven

6. The Ramones - I Wanna Be Sedated

7. Violent Femmes - Blister in the Sun

8. New Order - Bizarre Love Triangle

9. Depeche Mode - Just Can't Get Enough

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

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

12. The Clash - Train in Vain

13. Pearl Jam - Alive

14. Beastie Boys - Fight For Your Right to Party

15. The B-52's - Rock Lobster

16. Modern English - I Melt With You

17. Erasure - A Little Respect

18. Stone Temple Pilots - Plush

19. James - Laid

20. Dexy's Midnight Runners - Come On Eileen

21. The Police - Roxanne

22. Blondie - One Way or Another

23. Pet Shop Boys - West End Girls

24. Talking Heads - Once in a Lifetime

25. Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart

26. Soft Cell - Tainted Love

27. The Smashing Pumpkins - 1979

28. Squeeze - Tempted

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

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

31. The Sundays - Wild Horses

32. Jane's Addiction - Jane Says

33. XTC - Dear God

34. Depeche Mode - Strangelove

35. The Police - Every Breath You Take

36. The Stray Cats - Rock this Town

37. Beck - Loser

38. Midnight Oil - Beds Are Burning

39. Oasis - Wonderwall

40. Sublime - What I Got

41. U2 - With or Without You

42. Joan Jett - I Love Rock and Roll

43. Billy Idol - Dancing With Myself

44. Elvis Costello & the Attractions - Pump It Up

45. Red Hot Chili Peppers - Under the Bridge

46. Fatboy Slim - Praise You

47. Erasure - Oh L'Amour

48. Depeche Mode - Enjoy the Silence

49. Yaz - Don't Go

50. Duran Duran - Hungry Like the Wolf

51. No Doubt - Just a Girl

52. When in Rome - The Promise

53. Morrissey - Suedehead

54. Peter Gabriel - In Your Eyes

55. The Police - Synchronicity II

56. Devo - Whip It!

57. Live - Selling the Drama

58. Sarah McLachlan - Sweet Surrender

59. The Cure - Love Song

60. New Order - Blue Monday

61. Icicle Works - Whisper to a Scream

62. Jane's Addiction - Been Caught Stealing

63. Depeche Mode - Personal Jesus

64. EMF - Unbelievable

65. Talking Heads - Burning Down the House

66. U2 - Bad

67. The Cult - She Sells Sanctuary

68. Radiohead - Creep

69. Monroes - What Do All the People Know

70. The Smiths - Bigmouth Strikes Again

71. Frankie Goes to Hollywood - Relax

72. Nirvana - Come As You Are

73. Dave Matthews Band - What Would You Say?

74. The Clash - Should I Stay or Should I Go

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

76. Sublime - Wrong Way

77. U2 - Sunday Bloody Sunday

78. Echo & the Bunnymen - Lips Like Sugar

79. The Ramones - Rockaway Beach

80. Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life

81. Pearl Jam - Jeremy

82. Duran Duran - The Reflex

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

84. Foo Fighters - Big Me

85. Oasis - Live Forever

86. Depeche Mode - Route 66

87. Elvis Costello - Alison

88. The Clash - Rock the Casbah

89. The Cardigans - Lovefool

90. Squeeze - Pulling Mussels (from the Shell)

91. The Smiths - This Charming Man

92. OMD - If You Leave

93. INXS - Need You Tonight

94. A Flock of Seagulls - I Ran

95. U2 - I Will Follow

96. Pearl Jam - Black

97. Luscious Jackson - Naked Eye

98. Ministry - I Wanted to Tell Her

99. The Cure - In Between Days

100. Goo Goo Dolls - Iris

101. Beastie Boys - Brass Monkey

102. Culture Club - Karma Chameleon

103. R.E.M. - Man on the Moon

104. Smash Mouth - Walking on the Sun

105. Stone Temple Pilots - Interstate Love Song

106. The Clash - London Calling

107. Split Enz - I Got You

108. Nirvana - All Apologies

109. Madness - Our House

110. Green Day - Time of Your Life

111. The B-52's - Love Shack

112. Pearl Jam - Even Flow

113. Depeche Mode - Blasphemous Rumours

114. Alanis Morissette - You Oughtta Know

115. Chumbawuma - Tubthumping

116. The Romantics - What I Like About You

117. The Cars - Drive

118. Peter Gabriel - Solsbury Hill

119. Yaz - Situation

120. Dave Matthews Band - Crash Into Me

121. U2 - Two Hearts Beat as One

122. The Smiths - There is a Light That Never Goes Out

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

124. Tears for Fears - Everybody Wants to Rule the World

125. Suzanne Vega feat. DNA - Tom's Diner

126. Bob Marley - Jammin'

127. Bow Wow Wow - I Want Candy

128. Soundgarden - Black Hole Sun

129. The Pretenders - Brass in Pocket

130. The Smashing Pumpkins - Tonight, Tonight

131. The Buggles - Video Killed the Radio Star

132. Depeche Mode - People are People

133. R.E.M. - Orange Crush

134. The Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut

135. The Cure - Boys Don't Cry

136. Sarah McLachlan - Building a Mystery

137. Dead or Alive - You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)

138. Men Without Hats - Safety Dance

139. David Bowie - Heroes

140. Big Country - In a Big Country

141. Jesus Jones - Right Here, Right Now

142. U2 - One

143. Pearl Jam - Daughter

144. 'Til Tuesday - Voices Carry

145. Billy Idol - Eyes Without a Face

146. The Cranberries - Linger

147. Crowded House - Don't Dream It's Over

148. Big Audio Dynamite II - Rush

149. Nena - 99 Red Balloons

150. Sugar Ray - Fly

151. Dr. and the Medics - Spirit in the Sky

152. Depeche Mode - Never Let Me Down Again

153. INXS - Devil Inside

154. The Cure - Pictures of You

155. Sublime - Santeria

156. Sinéad O'Connor - Nothing Compares 2 U

157. Talking Heads - Life During Wartime

158. R.E.M. - What's the Frequency, Kenneth?

159. Q-Feel - Dancing in Heaven

160. blink-182 - What's My Age Again

161. The Smiths - Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now

162. U2 - I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For

163. Adam & the Ants - Antmusic

164. The Smashing Pumpkins - Today

165. New Order - True Faith

166. Counting Crows - Mr. Jones

167. Duran Duran - Rio

168. Oasis - Supersonic

169. The Human League - Don't You Want Me

170. Elvis Costello - Veronica

171. The Cure - Let's Go to Bed

172. UB40 - Red Red Wine

173. Beastie Boys - Girls

174. 311 - All Mixed Up

175. The Smiths - Ask

176. Dishwalla - Counting Blue Cars

177. R.E.M. - Shiny Happy People

178. Alanis Morissette - Ironic

179. Heaven 17 - Let Me Go

180. The Go-Go's - We Got the Beat

181. Pearl Jam - Better Man

182. The Cars - Shake It Up

183. Culture Club - Do You Really Want to Hurt Me

184. The B-52's - Roam

185. Haircut 100 - Favourite Shirt

186. Stephen 'Tin Tin' Duffy - Kiss Me

187. Smash Mouth - All Star

188. Blur - There's No Other Way

189. The Verve - Bitter Sweet Symphony

190. The Replacements - Kiss Me on the Bus

191. Depeche Mode - A Question of Lust

192. Madness - One Step Beyond

193. The Church - Under the Milky Way

194. Howard Jones - Things Can Only Get Better

195. No Doubt - Don't Speak

196. Peter Gabriel - Sledgehammer

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

198. The Cure - The Lovecats

199. 10,000 Maniacs - Like the Weather

200. The Police - Every Little Thing She Does is Magic

201. INXS - New Sensation

202. Talking Heads - Psycho Killer

203. David Bowie - Let's Dance

204. Morrissey - Everyday is Like Sunday

205. Simple Minds - Alive and Kicking

206. Adam Ant - Wonderful

207. Thompson Twins - Hold Me Now

208. Goo Goo Dolls - Name

209. Love and Rockets - Ball of Confusion

210. Sting - If You Love Somebody, Set Them Free

211. Lit - My Own Worst Enemy

212. Tears for Fears - Shout

213. Soul Asylum - Runaway Train

214. Live - I Alone

215. New Order - Shellshock

216. Duran Duran - Girls on Film

217. The Ramones - Sheena is a Punk Rocker

218. Beck - The New Pollution

219. Billy Idol - White Wedding

220. The Cure - Friday I'm in Love

221. Gin Blossoms - Hey Jealousy

222. Better than Ezra - Good

223. Haircut 100 - Love Plus One

224. Gary Numan - Cars

225. The Pretenders - Back on the Chain Gang

226. Fatboy Slim - The Rockafeller Skank

227. Kajagoogoo - Too Shy

228. The New Radicals - You Get What You Give

229. Ian Dury - Sex, Drugs, and Rock & Roll

230. Joe Jackson - Steppin' Out

231. Roxy Music - More Than This

232. The Police - Can't Stand Losing You

233. Red Hot Chili Peppers - Soul to Squeeze

234. Living Colour - Cult of Personality

235. Berlin - Sex (I'm a...)

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

237. Public Image Ltd. - Rise

238. Men at Work - Who Can It Be Now?

239. U2 - Desire

240. Divinyls - I Touch Myself

241. Primitive Radio Gods - Standing Outside a Broken Phone Booth With Money in My Hand

242. Pet Shop Boys - Always on My Mind

243. Nine Inch Nails - Closer

244. Squeeze - Black Coffee in Bed

245. Siouxsie and the Banshees - Kiss Them for Me

246. Folk Implosion - Natural One

247. Flesh for Lulu - I Go Crazy

248. The Wallflowers - One Headlight

249. Love and Rockets - So Alive

250. Porno for Pyros - Pets

251. Everlast - What It's Like

252. Oasis - Don't Look Back in Anger

253. Dave Matthews Band - Ants Marching

254. The Cult - Love Removal Machine

255. New Order - Temptation

256. Blondie - Heart of Glass

257. Duran Duran - Come Undone

258. Sex Pistols - Anarchy in the U.K.

259. Kon Kan - I Beg Your Pardon

260. Faith No More - Epic

261. Camouflage - The Great Commandment

262. The B-52's - Private Idaho

263. The Lemonheads - Mrs. Robinson

264. The Cure - Fascination Street

265. Culture Club - Time (Clock of the Heart)

266. The Alarm - Rain in the Summertime

267. 10,000 Maniacs - Candy Everybody Wants

268. Lo-Fidelity All-Stars - Battle Flag

269. Republica - Ready to Go

270. Psychedelic Furs - Heartbreak Beat

271. Romeo Void - Never Say Never

272. Ministry - Everyday is Halloween

273. Naked Eyes - Always Something There to Remind Me

274. M - Pop Muzik

275. Depeche Mode - Policy of Truth

276. Kim Wilde - Kids in America

277. World Party - Way Down Now

278. Records - Starry Eyes

279. Big Audio Dynamite - E=MC2

280. Cowboy Junkies - Sweet Jane

281. Nick Lowe - Cruel to Be Kind

282. U2 - Mysterious Ways

283. Patti Smith - Because the Night

284. Lenny Kravitz - Are You Gonna Go My Way

285. Tears for Fears - Sowing the Seeds of Love

286. Crowded House - Somthing So Strong

287. INXS - Original Sin

288. Soup Dragons - I'm Free

289. The Charlatans - The Only One I Know

290. Peter Schilling - Major Tom

291. Public Image Ltd. - This is Not a Love Song

292. Tori Amos - Cornflake Girl

293. Peter Gabriel - Shock the Monkey

294. Iggy Pop - Lust for Life

295. Sixpence None the Richer - Kiss Me

296. Thomas Dolby - She Blinded Me With Science

297. Orgy - Blue Monday

298. The Cure - Close to Me

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

300. Go West - We Close Our Eyes

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