Favorite Songs From Each Year I've Been Alive

and accompanying thoughts and pictures
  1. 1989 - "Every Rose Has Its Thorn" - Poison
    tbt to the time I was this close to Bret Michaels ❤️
  2. 1990 - "The Humpty Dance" - Digital Underground
    my mom loves this song too @sandymb
  3. 1991 - "Motownphilly" - Boyz II Men
    this one was a very very close runner up for this list Walkout Songs the Pro Athlete Version of ME Would Use
  4. 1992 - "My Lovin'" - Ev Vogue
    my mom and I would listen to this album a lot 😊
  5. 1993 - "All That She Wants" Ace of Base
    my first cassette tape!
  6. 1994 - "Indian Outlaw" - Tim McGraw
    a true - and also racist - country gem for when I occasionally stray from 90s hip-hop
  7. 1995 - "Waterfalls" - TLC
    probably when I first thought that I wanted to be a rapper
  8. 1996 - "I Love You Always Forever" - Donna Lewis
    I was VERY excited about this song. honorable mentions go to every single song on this list: https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Billboard_Year-End_Hot_100_singles_of_1996. what a year for music
  9. 1997 - "Say You'll Be There" - The Spice Girls
    really anything by the spice girls. the rumors of a reunion tour still get my attention. also this was the best video.
  10. 1998 - "Everybody (Backstreet's Back)"
    if they tour with the spice girls I will cry
  11. 1999 - "Miami" - Will Smith
    🌴 party in the city where the heat is on🌴
  12. 2000 - "Bye Bye Bye" *NSYNC
    hey heyyyyy - JT
  13. 2001 - "Let Me Blow Ya Mind" - Eve and Gwen Stefani
    the revival of my desire to be a rapper
  14. 2002 - "Work It " - Missy Elliot
    she's just too cool
  15. 2003 - "Crazy in Love" - Beyoncé and Jay-Z
    maybe my favorite song ever - definitely fave of the 2000s
  16. 2004 - "She Will Be Loved" - Maroon 5
    I played Songs for Jane on my Walkman at the gym and it takes me back every time
  17. 2005 - "Mr. Brightside" - The Killers
    if you don't blast this song when it comes on the radio you're doing it wrong!
  18. 2006 - "Bossy" - Kelis
    someone once told me and my best friend this was our theme song
  19. 2007 - "Teardrops On My Guitar" - Taylor Swift
    not a great selection of songs in 2007 on my iPod but I have been a Taylor fan since day 1
  20. 2008 - "Whatever You Like" - T.I.
    this song was the background music to my college party days and will forever remain an anthem to me
  21. 2009 - "Live Your Life" - T.I. and Rihanna
    see above.
  22. 2010 - "Tik Tok" - Ke$ha
    embarrassing to admit. another BFF theme song
  23. 2011 - "Super Bass" - Nicki Minaj
    my party trick was rapping all the words
  24. 2012 - "Drunk on You" - Luke Bryan
    country music snuck back into my life
  25. 2013 - "Hold On, We're Going Home" - Drake
    I got my eyes on youuuuu
  26. 2014 - "0-100/The Catch Up" - Drake
    can't get enough Drake
  27. 2015 - "Elastic Heart" - Sia
    I like to imitate Maddie when I'm drunk
  28. I can't answer 2016 yet but I've noticed I have really weird taste in music