Best Songs of 2012

Now presenting my top 50 songs of 2012! Only caveat, no band can be represented more than once hence the reason you won’t see multiple entries from the likes of Jack White, Woodkid, fun., Frank Ocean and so on. Enjoy!

Check out my best albums of 2012!

50. Selah Sue, “Raggamuffin”
49. The Shins, “Simple Song”
48. Swedish House Mafia, “Antidote”
47. MeWithoutYou, “Elephant in the Dock”
46. Laura Stevenson and the Cans, “The Healthy One”
45. Grizzly Bear, “Yet Again”
44. Regina Spektor, “Don’t Leave Me (Ne Me Quitte Pas)”
43. Ke$ha, “Die Young”
42. Andrew Bird, “Danse Caribe”
41. Passion Pit, “Take a Walk”
40. Electric Guest, “This Head I Hold”
39. Danny Brown, “Grown Up”
38. Of Monsters and Men, “Little Talks”
37. Kendrick Lamar, “The Recipe”
36. Cloud Nothings, “Stay Useless”
35. Father John Misty, “This Is Sally Hatchet”
34. The Avett Brothers, “I Never Knew You”
33. Schoolboy Q, “Sacrilegious
32. Jack White, “Love Interruption”
31. Labrinth, “Earthquake”
30. Death Grips, “I’ve Seen Footage”
29. The Lumineers, “Stubborn Love”
28. First Aid Kit, “Emmylou”
27. No Doubt, “Looking Hot”
26. Gary Clark Jr., “Bright Lights”
25. The xx, “Chained”
24. Japanroids, “The House That Heaven Built”
23. Mumford & Sons, “I Will Wait”
22. Lost in the Trees, “This Dead Bird is Beautiful”
21. Jeff the Brotherhood, “Sixpack”
20. Crystal Castles, “Plague”
19. The 2 Bears, “Bear Hug”
18. Frank Ocean, “Thinkin Bout You”
17. Muse, “Madness”
16. Kishi Bashi, “Bright Whites”
15. Kanye West, R. Kelly, Teyana Taylor, “To The World”
14. Sharon Van Etten, “Give Out”
13. Patrick Watson, “Adventures In Your Own Backyard”
12. Django Django, “Default”
11. Gotye, “Somebody I Used To Know”
10. Woodkid, “Iron”
9. Fiona Apple, “Every Single Night
8. Tame Impala, “Feels Like We Only Go Backwards”
7. fun., “Some Nights”
6. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, “Thrift Shop”
5. Metric, “Artificial Nocturne”
4. Alabama Shakes, “Hold On”
3. John Fullbright, “Gawd Above”
2. Grimes, “Genesis”
1b. Beach House, “Myth”
1a. Le1f, “Wut”

Listen to the entire the playlist on Spotify!

5 thoughts on “Best Songs of 2012

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  1. Great list; excited to check it out and subscribe to it on Spotify! So pumped about the inclusion of Macklemore & Ryan Lewis!

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