The Hottest Musicians Of The ’90s

All these frosted tips got our hearts going pitter-patter

By Frank Donovan

  • 1 Shannon Hoon
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    Frosted tips and muscle tees, pixie cuts and spaghetti straps—man do we miss our musical crushes of the ’90s! Blind Melon’s lead singer was not only hot, but great at accessorizing.

  • 2 Willa Ford
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    Where’d you go, Willa?!

  • 3 D’Angelo
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    Those pelvic muscles…

  • 4 Fiona Apple
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    We all wanted to be this hot.

  • 5 Justin Timberlake
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    You’re killin’ us, JT.

  • 6 Natalie Imbruglia
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    We almost forgot how drop-dead gorgeous Natalie was!

  • 7 Trevor Guthrie
    MCA Records
    That guy from SoulDecision <3

  • 8 Aaliyah
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    Perhaps the most beautiful woman in the world.

  • 9 Mark McGrath
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    He knows he’s making you swoon right now.

  • 10 Britney Spears
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    The prom queen of the ’90s right here.

  • 11 Gavin Rossdale
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    The widow’s peak, the jaw line, the muscle tee…

  • 12 Mariah Carey
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    Bring back the curls, Mariah!

  • 13 Ricky Martin
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    Ughhhh Ricky!

  • 14 Selena
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    What a beauty!

  • 15 Mark Wahlberg
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    Bring back Calvin Klein-era Marky Mark.

  • 16 Jennifer Paige
    Hollywood Records
    Love that ’90s skincare commercial steez.

  • 17 Garrett Dutton
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    A ’90s Elvis, if you will.

  • 18 Nina Persson
    The Cardigans’ lead singer nails it with the pixie cut and spaghetti straps.

  • 19 Stephan Jenkins
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    Wow, we didn’t realize at the time the lead singer of Third Eye Blind was pretty hot!

  • 20 Leigh Bingham
    Squint Entertainment/Columbia Records
    The Sixpence None the Richer singer was the cutest.

  • 21 Duncan Sheik
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    We never realized how cute Duncan Shiek was!

  • 22 Lauryn Hill
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    She’s perfection.

  • 23 Evan Dando
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    *faints*

  • 24 Lisa Loeb
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    Teach us how to be you, Lisa!

  • 25 Kurt Cobain
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    Kurt was a total babe!