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29 Songs From The Late '90s That Will Instantly Put You In A Great Mood

These will definitely put a smile on your face!

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2. "MMMBop" by Hanson

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Why this song puts you in a good mood: Sure, it was easy to make fun of the song back in the day. But let's be honest, it's pop perfection and it's hard not to listen to it today without it putting a smile on your face.

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7. "Barbie Girl" by Aqua

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Why this song puts you in a good mood: Sure, this was kind of an annoying song at the time, but admit it, it's also catchy as hell! If this song were to pop up on your iTunes, you'd probably start singing the hell out of it.

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14. "No Diggity" by Blackstreet feat. Dr. Dre & Queen Pen

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Why this song puts you in a good mood: Because it takes you back to a simpler time — middle school dances when everyone got on the dance floor and grinded to it.

18. "One Week" by Barenaked Ladies

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Why this song puts you in a good mood: 'Cause there is probably no other song in existence that sounds more like it was written Mad Libs–style than this catchy one.

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21. "The Bad Touch" by Bloodhound Gang

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Why this song puts you in a good mood: Because the lyrics are cheeky, juvenile, and downright ridiculous — which appeals to the inner middle schooler in you.

22. "Believe" by Cher

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Why this song puts you in a good mood: The song makes you want to get up and dance. Also, while the "Cher effect" (aka the Auto-Tune) might sound a bit dated, it still manages to make the song sound ethereal.

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24. "Lovefool" by the Cardigans

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Why this song puts you in a good mood: Because it has one of the most joyous and infectious choruses ever! You're probably singing "Love me, love me, say that you love me" in your head right now.

26. "...Baby One More Time" by Britney Spears

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Why this song puts you in a good mood: 'Cause as soon as you hear the opening lyrics, "Oh, baby, baby / Oh, baby, baby," you're transported back to 1998 and feel like you're listening to the iconic Ms. Spears for the first time all over again.

27. "No Scrubs" by TLC

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Why this song puts you in a good mood: There is a reason this is a karaoke staple: It's not only catchy, but also has empowering lyrics. "NooooooooOOOO Scruuubbbs."

28. "Together Again" by Janet Jackson

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Why this song puts you in a good mood: While the song deals with a heavy topic, AIDS, it also feels like it celebrates life and the bonds you share with people.

29. "I Want It That Way" by Backstreet Boys

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Why this song puts you in a good mood: It is the ultimate boy band song! It's a slow burn of a song that will not only have you ecstatically singing along, but also re-creating the BSBs' iconic hand movements from the music video.

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