Manic Street Preachers
A Design for Life





Release Year: 1996

Rankings: All-Time #991 / 1990s #117 / 1996 #8


Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Spin (USA) - The 96 Best Alternative Rock Songs of 1996 (2016) 31
BBC (UK) - Pop on Trial, Top 50 Songs from the 1990s (2008) No Order
Gary Mulholland (UK) - This Is Uncool: The 500 Best Singles Since Punk Rock (2002) No Order
Kerrang (UK) - 666 Songs You Must Own: The Ultimate Playlist (2004) 10
Mark Ellingham (USA) - The Rough Guide Book of Playlists: 5,000 Songs You Must Download (2007) No Order
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1990s (2012) 87
NME (UK) - The 150 Best Tracks of the Past 15 Years (2011) 75
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2014) 43
NME (UK) - The Top 100 Singles of All Time (2002) 82
Q (UK) - 50 Years of Great British Music, 10 Tracks per Decade (2008) No Order
Q (UK) - The 1010 Songs You Must Own (2004) No Order
Select (UK) - 16 Singles of the 90s (1999) No Order
Wales Online (UK) - The 50 Greatest Welsh Songs of All Time (2014) 2
XFM (UK) - The Top 1000 Songs of All Time (2010) No Order
Panorama (Norway) - The 30 Best Singles of the Year 1970-98 (1999) 8
Rolling Stone (Spain) - The 33 Best Songs of the '90s (2014) 3
Radio Hauraki (New Zealand) - Top 300 Songs of the '90s (2017) 260
End of Year Lists
Face (UK) - Singles of the Year 11
Melody Maker (UK) - Singles of the Year 3
NME (UK) - Singles of the Year 2
Select (UK) - Singles of the Year 2
Vox (UK) - Singles of the Year 2
Pop (Sweden) - Singles of the Year 18
Rumba (Finland) - Tracks of the Year 2
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - Singles of the Year No Order
Rock de Lux (Spain) - Songs of the Year 4