Rock enjoyed a renaissance at the start of the 1990s with Nirvana, Pearl Jam, and Soundgarden leading the grunge movement.
It was also the decade when rap and R&B came to the fore, novelty dance tracks abounded (a little bit of Monica, anyone?), and female artists dominated the pop world.
Something for everyone then, but is it the greatest decade of all time?
Have a listen to our selection of the '90s finest tracks and make up your own mind.