Top 5 Songs of the Month

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This page archives the Top 5 Songs of the Month. The lists are compiled based on the total number of times a song is listened to and/or downloaded from the site at the end of the month. Songs that make it onto this list will be included in the Song of the Month Category.

2017 - 2016 - 2015 - 2014 - 2013

2017

January

  1. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  2. Shamburger from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  3. I Will Beat on Your Behind from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  4. T Station from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  5. Death Fanfare from Pitfall! (A26)

2016

December

  1. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  2. Shamburger from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  3. Tazer from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  4. I Will Beat on Your Behind from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  5. Drizzle (Firelight Smoove Mix) from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)

November

  1. Shamburger from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  2. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  3. Polka from Creative Music System (DOS)
  4. Lurking... from Wolfenstein 3D (DOS)
  5. Bloody Tears from Castlevania II: Simon's Quest (NES)

October

  1. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  2. Shamburger from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  3. Open from Age of Empires (W32)
  4. Machina del Diablo from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  5. Cave from Age of Empires (W32)

September

  1. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  2. Shamburger from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  3. Cave from Age of Empires (W32)
  4. Open from Age of Empires (W32)
  5. Defense from Tecmo Bowl (NES)

August

  1. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  2. Above Ground BGM from Super Mario Bros. (NES)
  3. Shamburger from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  4. Open from Age of Empires (W32)
  5. Horst-Wessel-Lied from Wolfenstein 3D (DOS)

July

  1. Shamburger from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  2. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  3. Open from Age of Empires (W32)
  4. I Will Beat on Your Behind from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  5. Ocean Loader 1 from Ocean Loaders (C64)

June

  1. Tazer from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  2. Smells Like Crickets, Tastes Like Chicken from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  3. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  4. Shamburger from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  5. Above Ground BGM from Super Mario Bros. (NES)

May

  1. Tazer from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  2. Smells Like Crickets, Tastes Like Chicken from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  3. Trip Through the Grand Canyon from Windows 3 (DOS)
  4. Jingle Bells from Creative Music System (DOS)
  5. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)

April

  1. Tazer from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  2. Smells Like Crickets, Tastes Like Chicken from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  3. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  4. Shamburger from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  5. Accident from Prince of Persia (DOS)

March

  1. Fighting In the Street from Streets of Rage (GEN)
  2. Shamburger from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  3. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  4. Title from Dragon's Lair (NES)
  5. Ending from Dick Tracy (NES)

February

  1. Fighting In the Street from Streets of Rage (GEN)
  2. The Street of Rage from Streets of Rage (GEN)
  3. Player Select from Streets of Rage (GEN)
  4. Stealthy Steps from Streets of Rage (GEN)
  5. The Ultimate Challenge from Wolfenstein 3D (SNES)

January

  1. The Street of Rage from Streets of Rage (GEN)
  2. Violent Breathing from Streets of Rage (GEN)
  3. Fighting In the Street from Streets of Rage (GEN)
  4. My Little Baby from Streets of Rage (GEN)
  5. Player Select from Streets of Rage (GEN)

2015

December

  1. The Street of Rage from Streets of Rage (GEN)
  2. My Little Baby from Streets of Rage (GEN)
  3. Violent Breathing from Streets of Rage (GEN)
  4. Stealthy Steps from Streets of Rage (GEN)
  5. Big Boss from Streets of Rage (GEN)

November

  1. Troika from Tetris: Tengen (NES)
  2. Prologue B from Prince of Persia (DOS)
  3. Float from Prince of Persia (DOS)
  4. Fighting In the Street from Streets of Rage (GEN)
  5. The Street of Rage from Streets of Rage (GEN)

October

  1. Prologue B from Prince of Persia (DOS)
  2. Float from Prince of Persia (DOS)
  3. Prologue A from Prince of Persia (DOS)
  4. Troika from Tetris: Tengen (NES)
  5. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)

September

  1. Prologue A from Prince of Persia (DOS)
  2. Float from Prince of Persia (DOS)
  3. Prologue B from Prince of Persia (DOS)
  4. Offense from Tecmo Bowl (NES)
  5. Flourish from Windows XP (W32)

August

  1. Prologue A from Prince of Persia (DOS)
  2. Float from Prince of Persia (DOS)
  3. Prologue B from Prince of Persia (DOS)
  4. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  5. Game Start from Mega Man II (NES)

July

  1. M.O.M from Summer Carnival '92: Recca (FC)
  2. Prologue A from Prince of Persia (DOS)
  3. Float from Prince of Persia (DOS)
  4. Prologue B from Prince of Persia (DOS)
  5. Horst-Wessel-Lied from Wolfenstein 3D (DOS)

June

  1. M.O.M from Summer Carnival '92: Recca (FC)
  2. Prologue A from Prince of Persia (DOS)
  3. Float from Prince of Persia (DOS)
  4. Prologue B from Prince of Persia (DOS)
  5. Flashman Stage from Mega Man II (NES)

May

  1. Killed from Super Mario Bros. (NES)
  2. Game Over (Unused) from Super Mario Bros. (NES)
  3. Game Over from Super Mario Bros. (NES)
  4. Warning from Super Mario Bros. (NES)
  5. Dr. Wily Stage 1 from Mega Man II (NES)

April

  1. Killed from Super Mario Bros. (NES)
  2. Game Over from Super Mario Bros. (NES)
  3. Game Over (Unused) from Super Mario Bros. (NES)
  4. Warning from Super Mario Bros. (NES)
  5. Loginska from Tetris: Tengen (NES)

March

  1. Victory from Tetris (NES)
  2. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  3. Game Start from Mega Man II (NES)
  4. Shamburger from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  5. Dr. Wily Stage 1 from Mega Man II (NES)

February

  1. Theme from Pool of Radiance from Pool of Radiance (C64)
  2. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  3. Dr. Wily Stage 1 from Mega Man II (NES)
  4. Game Start from Mega Man II (NES)
  5. Shamburger from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)

January

  1. Dr. Wily Stage 1 from Mega Man II (NES)
  2. Item Fanfare from Secret of Evermore (SNES)
  3. Ambiance - Explosion from Secret of Evermore (SNES)
  4. Opening and Title from Mega Man II (NES)
  5. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)

2014

December

  1. Game Start from Mega Man II (NES)
  2. Opening and Title from Mega Man II (NES)
  3. Drowning from Sonic the Hedgehog (GEN)
  4. Dr. Wily Stage 1 from Mega Man II (NES)
  5. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)

November

  1. V8 Theme from Vigilante 8: Second Offense (PS1)
  2. Drowning from Sonic the Hedgehog (GEN)
  3. Game Start from Mega Man II (NES)
  4. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  5. Dr. Wily Stage 1 from Mega Man II (NES)

October

  1. Game Start from Mega Man II (NES)
  2. Dr. Wily Stage 1 from Mega Man II (NES)
  3. Opening and Title from Mega Man II (NES)
  4. Vampire Killer from Castlevania (NES)
  5. Title from Contra (NES)

September

  1. Dr. Wily Stage 1 from Mega Man II (NES)
  2. Opening and Title from Mega Man II (NES)
  3. Game Start from Mega Man II (NES)
  4. Bubbleman Stage from Mega Man II (NES)
  5. Pass Word from Mega Man II (NES)

August

  1. Dr. Wily Stage 1 from Mega Man II (NES)
  2. Jungle from Contra (NES)
  3. Opening and Title from Mega Man II (NES)
  4. Title from Little Nemo: The Dream Master (NES)
  5. Prologue from Little Nemo: The Dream Master (NES)

July

  1. Opening and Title from Mega Man II (NES)
  2. Dr. Wily Stage 1 from Mega Man II (NES)
  3. Vampire Killer from Castlevania (NES)
  4. Game Start from Mega Man II (NES)
  5. Battle BGM from Zelda II: The Adventure of Link (NES)

June

  1. Above Ground BGM from Super Mario Bros. (NES)
  2. Game Start from Mega Man II (NES)
  3. Dr. Wily Stage 1 from Mega Man II (NES)
  4. Opening and Title from Mega Man II (NES)
  5. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)

May

  1. Angel's Legend from Touhou Reiiden ~ Highly Responsive to Prayers. (PC98)
  2. Stones from Ultima VI: The False Prophet (DOS)
  3. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  4. Horst-Wessel-Lied from Wolfenstein 3D (DOS)
  5. Above Ground BGM from Super Mario Bros. (NES)

April

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March

  1. Above Ground BGM from Super Mario Bros. (NES)
  2. Underground BGM from Super Mario Bros. (NES)
  3. Stones from Ultima VI: The False Prophet (DOS)
  4. Dr. Wily Stage 1 from Mega Man II (NES)
  5. Quickman Stage from Mega Man II (NES)

February

  1. Above Ground BGM from Super Mario Bros. (NES)
  2. Underground BGM from Super Mario Bros. (NES)
  3. Boxing from Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! (NES)
  4. Dr. Wily Stage 1 from Mega Man II (NES)
  5. Quest for Butter from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)

January

  1. The Silence of Daylight from Castlevania II: Simon's Quest (NES)
  2. Polka from Creative Music System (DOS)
  3. Bloody Tears from Castlevania II: Simon's Quest (NES)
  4. Vampire Killer from Castlevania (NES)
  5. Monster Dance from Castlevania II: Simon's Quest (NES)

2013

December

  1. Glacial Stage from Tetris Attack (SNES)
  2. Joey JoJo from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings (W32)
  3. Polka from Creative Music System (DOS)
  4. Setting Off (A New Battle) from Double Dragon (NES)
  5. The Woods from Double Dragon (NES)

November

  1. We Shall Die Together from Touhou Reiiden ~ Highly Responsive to Prayers. (PC98)
  2. Now, Until the Moment You Die from Touhou Reiiden ~ Highly Responsive to Prayers. (PC98)
  3. A Sacred Lot from Touhou Reiiden ~ Highly Responsive to Prayers. (PC98)
  4. Iris from Touhou Reiiden ~ Highly Responsive to Prayers. (PC98)
  5. Polka from Creative Music System (DOS)

October

  1. We Shall Die Together from Touhou Reiiden ~ Highly Responsive to Prayers. (PC98)
  2. Now, Until the Moment You Die from Touhou Reiiden ~ Highly Responsive to Prayers. (PC98)
  3. A Sacred Lot from Touhou Reiiden ~ Highly Responsive to Prayers. (PC98)
  4. Iris from Touhou Reiiden ~ Highly Responsive to Prayers. (PC98)
  5. Above Ground BGM from Super Mario Bros. (NES)

September

  1. A Sacred Lot from Touhou Reiiden ~ Highly Responsive to Prayers. (PC98)
  2. Iris from Touhou Reiiden ~ Highly Responsive to Prayers. (PC98)
  3. We Shall Die Together from Touhou Reiiden ~ Highly Responsive to Prayers. (PC98)
  4. Now, Until the Moment You Die from Touhou Reiiden ~ Highly Responsive to Prayers. (PC98)
  5. Dr. Wily Stage 1 from Mega Man II (NES)

August

  1. Offense from Tecmo Bowl (NES)
  2. Friend from The Goonies II (NES)
  3. Above Ground BGM from Super Mario Bros. (NES)
  4. Invincible BGM from Super Mario Bros. (NES)
  5. Defense from Tecmo Bowl (NES)

July

  1. Introduction from Contra (NES)
  2. Stage Clear from Contra (NES)
  3. Flute BGM 1 from Zelda II: The Adventure of Link (NES)
  4. Above Ground BGM from Super Mario Bros. (NES)
  5. Vampire Killer from Castlevania (NES)

June

  1. Title from Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! (NES)
  2. Wondering About My Loved Ones from Wolfenstein 3D (DOS)
  3. Bar Song from Space Quest: Chapter I - The Sarien Encounter (DOS)
  4. Dr. Wily Stage 1 from Mega Man II (NES)
  5. M Loop from Corridor 7: Alien Invasion (DOS)

May

  1. Area 1 from Blaster Master (NES)
  2. Opening from Blaster Master (NES)
  3. Game Over from Raptor: Call of the Shadows (DOS)
  4. Area 2 from Blaster Master (NES)
  5. Area 3 from Blaster Master (NES)

April

  1. Twelfth Hour from Wolfenstein 3D (DOS)
  2. Title from The Legend of Zelda (NES)
  3. 1st & 2nd BGM from Ghosts 'N Goblins (NES)
  4. Underground BGM from Super Mario Bros. (NES)
  5. Underwater BGM from Super Mario Bros. (NES)

March

  1. Title from Ashen Empires (W32)
  2. Title BGM 1 from Excitebike (NES)
  3. Track 01 from Mech Warrior 2 (W32)
  4. Title from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (NES)
  5. Vampire Killer from Castlevania (NES)

February

  1. Boss from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (NES)
  2. Title from Home Alone (NES)
  3. Jungle from Contra (NES)
  4. Above Ground BGM from Super Mario Bros. (NES)
  5. Track 01 from Mech Warrior 2 (W32)

January

  1. Rise of the Albatross from Bionic Commando (NES)
  2. Underworld from The Legend of Zelda (NES)
  3. Track 01 from Mech Warrior 2 (W32)
  4. Death Mountain from The Legend of Zelda (NES)
  5. Opening from Blaster Master (NES)