50 Best Songs of the Nineties

From Britney Spears and Ace of Base to Beck and Nirvana

33. Helium, "XXX" (1994)

Guitar hero Mary Timony (later of Wild Flag and Ex Hex) croons a sweet little ballad about how if 
you hassle her on the street, you're gonna pay with your life, because her guitar will kill you. Then her guitar actually does just that, while Timony sings her hilariously deadpan kiss-off lines: "My heart is a cab...your love is a fad...and you're a draaag!"

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