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LIST: My 100 Favorite Songs of the 2010s

The decade is at an end. Every year I keep track of all my favorite songs and albums, and with 10 years gone, it’s time to share the best of the best this decade. I hope you enjoy.

First up, my favorite songs from across this decade. My top albums post will follow. UPDATE: Here is a Spotify link to the list (it is missing the My Bloody Valentine song below).

100. WILCO – “DAWNED ON ME”

99. DIVINE FITS – “WOULD THAT NOT BE NICE”

98. SZA – “THE WEEKEND”

97. SKY FERREIRA – “I BLAME MYSELF”

96. DUM DUM GIRLS – “HEARTBEAT”

95. KENDRICK LAMAR – “BACKSEAT FREESTYLE”

94. COURTNEY BARNETT – “NOBODY REALLY CARES IF YOU DON’T GO TO THE PARTY”

93. LOCAL NATIVES – “COLOMBIA”

92. THE NEW PORNOGRAPHERS – “WHITEOUT CONDITIONS”

91. SOLANGE – “LOSING YOU”

90. FRANK OCEAN – “SWEET LIFE”

89. TOBIAS JESSO JR. – “WITHOUT YOU”

88. M83 – “REUNION”

87. KANYE WEST – “POWER”

86. SUNFLOWER BEAN – “EASIER SAID”

85. TV ON THE RADIO – “COULD YOU”

84. JULIEN BAKER – “TURN OUT THE LIGHTS”

83. SOCCER MOMMY – “COOL”

82. FRANK OCEAN – “PINK + WHITE”

81. JIMMY EAT WORLD – “HALF HEART”

80. JAY SOM – “SUPERBIKE”

79. REAL ESTATE – “IT’S REAL”

78. FUTURE ISLANDS – “SEASONS (WAITING ON YOU)”

77. THE WAR ON DRUGS – “RED EYES”

76. ARCTIC MONKEYS – “ARABELLA”

75. BLOOD ORANGE – “YOU’RE NOT GOOD ENOUGH”

74. SNAIL MAIL – “HEAT WAVE”

73. THE NATIONAL – “THE SYSTEM ONLY DREAMS IN TOTAL DARKNESS”

72. KANYE WEST – “REAL FRIENDS”

71. SMITH WESTERNS – “WEEKEND”

70. JAPANDRIODS – “THE NIGHTS OF WINE AND ROSES”

69. THE PAINS OF BEING PURE AT HEART – “HEART IN YOUR HEARTBREAK”

68. DUM DUM GIRLS – “SEASON IN HELL”

67. BON IVER – “BETH/REST”

66. CUT COPY – “PHARAOHS & PYRAMIDS”

65. ROBYN – “DANCING ON MY OWN”

64. BEACH HOUSE – “WILD”

63. TAME IMPALA – “REALITY IN MOTION”

62. THE NATIONAL – “GRACELESS”

61. CYMBALS – “EROSION”

60. CLAIRO – “BAGS”

59. FOALS – “BAD HABIT”

58. DEERHUNTER – “BREAKER”

57. DESTROYER – “DREAM LOVER”

56. HATCHIE – “SUGAR & SPICE”

55. WAXAHATCHEE – “SILVER”

54. LORDE – “GREEN LIGHT”

53. THE KILLERS – “RUNAWAYS”

52. LUCY DACUS – “PILLAR OF TRUTH”

51. CAR SEAT HEADREST – “DRUNK DRIVERS/KILLER WHALES”

50. THE WAR ON DRUGS – “PAIN”

49. PINEGROVE – “NEW FRIENDS”

48. JIMMY EAT WORLD – “DELIVERY”

47. CHVRCHES – “CLEAREST BLUE”

46. MIGUEL – “WAVES”

45. SURFER BLOOD – “FLOATING VIBES”

44. HAIM – “FALLING”

43. WHITNEY – “GOLDEN DAYS”

42. SLEATER KINNEY – “A NEW WAVE”

41. BEACH HOUSE – “DIVE”

40. CHARLY BLISS – “CAPACITY”

39. JAPANDROIDS – “NEAR TO THE WILD HEART OF LIFE”

38. ARCADE FIRE – “SPRAWL II (MOUNTAINS BEYOND MOUNTAINS)”

37. JIMMY EAT WORLD – “STOP”

36. MY BLOODY VALENTINE – “SHE FOUND NOW”

35. BEACH HOUSE – “LAZULI”

34. THE NATIONAL – “CONVERSATION 16”

33. SPOON – “DO YOU”

32. JAY SOM – “BAYBEE”

31. KANYE WEST – “ALL OF THE LIGHTS”

30. ARCTIC MONKEYS – “THAT’S WHERE YOU’RE WRONG”

29. BEST COAST – “FADE AWAY”

28. THE PAINS OF BEING PURE AT HEART – “BEAUTIFUL YOU”

27. ROLLING BLACKOUTS COASTAL FEVER – “MAINLAND”

26. TAME IMPALA – “PATIENCE”

25. DIIV – “UNDER THE SUN”

24. D’ANGELO & THE VANGUARD – “ANOTHER LIFE”

23. JULIEN BAKER – “RED DOOR”

22. THE WAR ON DRUGS – “BURNING”

21. BOYGENIUS – “SALT IN THE WOUND”

20. BOMBAY BICYCLE CLUB – “TAKE THE RIGHT ONE”

19. DEERHUNTER – “DESIRE LINES”

18. THE NATIONAL – “SEA OF LOVE”

17. THE WAR ON DRUGS – “STRANGEST THING”

16. WILD NOTHING – “NOCTURNE”

15. MADEON FT. PASSION PIT – “PAY NO MIND”

14. LCD SOUNDSYSTEM – “CALL THE POLICE”

13. LOCAL NATIVES – “GULF SHORES”

12. LCD SOUNDSYSTEM – “ALL I WANT”

11. REAL ESTATE – “CRIME”

10. TAME IMPALA – “LET IT HAPPEN”

9. CYMBALS – “THE NATURAL WORLD”

8. PASSION PIT – “IT’S NOT MY FAULT, I’M HAPPY”

7. JOHN MAYER – “A FACE TO CALL HOME”

6. LOCAL NATIVES – “WIDE EYES”

5. THE SHINS – “SIMPLE SONG”

4. JIMMY EAT WORLD – “SURE AND CERTAIN”

3. SNAIL MAIL – “PRISTINE”

2. THE NATIONAL – “BLOODBUZZ OHIO”

1. M83 – “MIDNIGHT CITY”

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