i made a playlist with the best of influential alternative female singer-songwriters of the 1990s.
a list of a powerful women with confessional lyrics with a heavy and dark sound that really made the 90s my favorite decade in terms of music:

  • 1) criminal - fiona apple
"I know tomorrow brings the consequence at hand
But I keep living this day like the next will never come"
Mature image
  • 2) a sorta fairytale - tori amos
" I knew then it would be a lifelong thing
But I didn't know that we could break a silver lining"
lyric, song, and beautiful image
  • 3) ironic - alanis morissette
"It's the good advice that you just didn't take
Who would've thought, it figures"
alanis morissette, celebrity, and ironic image
  • 4) down so long - jewel
"I've been down so long
That the end must be drawing near"
black and white, music, and singer image
  • 5) only happy when it rains - garbage
"Why it feels so good to feel so sad?
I'm only happy when it rains"
garbage, 90s, and band image
  • 6) fade into you - mazzy star
"Fade into you
I think it's strange you never knew"
gif, music, and mazzy star image
  • 7) if it makes you happy - sheryl crow
"If it makes you happy
Then why the hell are you so sad?"
sheryl crow image
  • 8) dreams - the cramberries
"Oh my dreams
It's never quite as it seems
'Cause you're a dream to me"
90s, band, and rock image
  • 9) my favourite game - the cardigans
"I'm losing my favourite game
You're losing your mind again"
*-*, blonde, and music image
  • 10) down by the water - pj harvey
"Down by the water
I took her hand"
pj harvey image

full playlist here in this link:
https://open.spotify.com/user/12143406115/playlist/13R97MsjuDk073angILIyF?si=FXZDQlRPQg-Pn9TVk7dybA