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1998 Start of School Year September Celebrity Skin Hole
Celebrity Skin
CD Source:
Time: 2:43
Sequenced by: Celebrity Skin album
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October Rosa Parks OutKast
Rosa Parks
CD Source: Big Boi & Dre Present... (1994-2001)
Time: 3:57
Sequenced by: Aquemini album
Honored by:
 

 
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Spottieottiedopaliscious OutKast Feat. Sleepy Brown
Spottieottiedopaliscious
CD Source: Big Boi & Dre Present... (1994-2001)
Time: 5:58
Sequenced by: Aquemini album
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A Perfect Day Elise PJ Harvey
A Perfect Day Elise
CD Source: Is This Desire?
Time: 3:06
Sequenced by: Is This Desire? album
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Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem) Jay-Z
Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)
CD Source: The Hits Collection vol. 1 (1998-2009) (deluxe edition) (2)
Time: 3:58
Sequenced by: Vol. 2 Hard Knock Life album
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My Favorite Mistake Sheryl Crow
My Favorite Mistake
CD Source: Very Best of (1993-2003)
Time: 4:07
Sequenced by: single (Hot 100 Airplay)
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1999 February No Scrubs TLC
No Scrubs
CD Source:
Time: 3:36
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DG
 

 
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My Name Is Eminem
My Name Is
CD Source: Curtain Call - The HIts (1999-2005)
Time: 4:29
Sequenced by: The Slim Shady LP album
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You Got Me The Roots Feat. Erykah Badu
You Got Me
CD Source: Things Fall Apart
Time: 4:19
Sequenced by: Things Fall Apart album
Honored by: DG
 

 
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Double Trouble The Roots Feat. Mos Def
Double Trouble
CD Source: Things Fall Apart
Time: 5:50
Sequenced by: Things Fall Apart album
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Adrenaline! The Roots Feat. Beenie Siegal
Adrenaline!
CD Source: Things Fall Apart
Time: 4:28
Sequenced by: Things Fall Apart album
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I`m Still in Love with You Steve Earle with Iris Dement
I`m Still in Love with You
CD Source: The Mountain
Time: 4:05
Sequenced by: The Mountain album
Honored by:
 
Full artist credit for this album to Steve Earle and the Del McCoury Band
 
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March Can`t Stand It Wilco
Can`t Stand It
CD Source: Summerteeth
Time: 3:47
Sequenced by: Summerteeth album
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I`m Always in Love Wilco
I`m Always in Love
CD Source: Summerteeth
Time: 3:41
Sequenced by: Summerteeth album
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May Hold On Tom Waits
Hold On
CD Source: Mule Variations
Time: 5:33
Sequenced by: Mule Variations album
Honored by: DG
 

 
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Big in Japan Tom Waits
Big in Japan
CD Source: Mule Variations
Time: 4:05
Sequenced by: Mule Variations album
Honored by:
 

 
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Come On Up to the House Tom Waits
Come On Up to the House
CD Source: Mule Variations
Time: 4:36
Sequenced by: Mule Variations album
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Murder (Or A Heart Attack) Old 97`s
Murder (Or A Heart Attack)
CD Source: Hit By A Train (1994-2001)
Time: 3:41
Sequenced by: Fight Songs album release date
Honored by:
 

 
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June Shame Randy Newman
Shame
CD Source:
Time: 4:51
Sequenced by: Bad Love album
Honored by:
 

 
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Last Kiss Pearl Jam
Last Kiss
CD Source: rearviewmirror (GH 1991-2003) (2)
Time: 3:18
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 
Pearl Jam`s recording is a pretty faithful cover of the version by J. Frank Wilson and The Cavaliers, which also reached #2 on the pop charts in 1964.
 
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Scar Tissue Red Hot Chili Peppers
Scar Tissue
CD Source: Greatest Hits and Videos(89-2003)(CD+DVD)
Time: 3:36
Sequenced by: Californication album
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July Return of the Grievous Angel Lucinda Williams with David Crosby
Return of the Grievous Angel
CD Source: Return of the Grievous Angel
Time: 4:17
Sequenced by: Return of the Grievous Angel album
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An exceptional tribute to Gram Parsons with a stellar cast of singers mining his rich catalog. Emmylou Harris sings backup on three tracks.
 
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Hot Burrito #1 The Mavericks
Hot Burrito #1
CD Source: Return of the Grievous Angel
Time: 3:54
Sequenced by: Return of the Grievous Angel album
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An exceptional tribute to Gram Parsons with a stellar cast of singers mining his rich catalog. Emmylou Harris sings backup on three tracks.
 
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This Time Los Lobos
This Time
CD Source: Mas y Mas (+1983-99) (4)
Time: 3:31
Sequenced by: This Time album
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August Smooth Santana Feat. Rob Thomas
Smooth
CD Source: Supernatural
Time: 4:58
Sequenced by: Supernatural album
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Maria Maria Santana Feat. The Product G&B
Maria Maria
CD Source: Supernatural
Time: 4:23
Sequenced by: Supernatural album
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Bodyrock Moby
Bodyrock
CD Source: Play
Time: 3:36
Sequenced by: Play album
Honored by:
 
The "Play" album didn`t do much on the charts in 1999 but came out #1 in the Village Voice critics` consensus poll at the end of the year. Many of its tracks were used in commercials. In March of 2001 it finally cracked the top 40 on the Billboard 200 album chart. It`s slotted here based on Modern Rock airplay of "Bodyrock" July-September 1999.
 
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Porcelain Moby
Porcelain
CD Source: Play
Time: 4:01
Sequenced by: Play album
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The "Play" album didn`t do much on the charts in 1999 but came out #1 in the Village Voice critics` consensus poll at the end of the year. Many of its tracks were used in commercials. In March of 2001 it finally cracked the top 40 on the Billboard 200 album chart. It`s slotted here based on Modern Rock airplay of "Bodyrock" July-September 1999.
 
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Natural Blues Moby
Natural Blues
CD Source: Play
Time: 4:14
Sequenced by: Play album
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The "Play" album didn`t do much on the charts in 1999 but came out #1 in the Village Voice critics` consensus poll at the end of the year. Many of its tracks were used in commercials. In March of 2001 it finally cracked the top 40 on the Billboard 200 album chart. It`s slotted here based on Modern Rock airplay of "Bodyrock" July-September 1999.
 
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Start of School Year September Sin Wagon Dixie Chicks
Sin Wagon
CD Source:
Time: 3:41
Sequenced by: Fly album
Honored by:
 

 
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October Ms. Fat Booty Mos Def
Ms. Fat Booty
CD Source: Black on Both Sides
Time: 3:43
Sequenced by: Black on Both Sides album
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Rock N Roll Mos Def
Rock N Roll
CD Source: Black on Both Sides
Time: 5:02
Sequenced by: Black on Both Sides album
Honored by:
 

 
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November Guerrilla Radio Rage Against the Machinie
Guerrilla Radio
CD Source: The Battle of Los Angeles
Time: 3:26
Sequenced by: The Battle of Los Angeles album
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Sleep Now in the Fire Rage Against the Machinie
Sleep Now in the Fire
CD Source: The Battle of Los Angeles
Time: 3:26
Sequenced by: The Battle of Los Angeles album
Honored by:
 

 
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Sexx Laws Beck
Sexx Laws
CD Source:
Time: 3:39
Sequenced by: Midnite Vultures album
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Mixed Bizness Beck
Mixed Bizness
CD Source:
Time: 3:47
Sequenced by: Midnite Vultures album
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December Hot Boyz Missy Elliott Feat. Nas, Eve & Q-Tip
Hot Boyz
CD Source: Respect M.E. (1997-2005)
Time: 3:48
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 
Melissa Elliott as Missy used "Misdemeanor" as her middle name until fall 2002.
 
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2000 January Say My Name Destiny`s Child
Say My Name
CD Source:
Time: 4:31
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Untitled (How Does It Feel?) D`Angelo
Untitled (How Does It Feel?)
CD Source:
Time: 4:22
Sequenced by: Voodoo album
Honored by:
 

 
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Devil`s Pie D`Angelo
Devil`s Pie
CD Source: Voodoo
Time: 5:22
Sequenced by: Voodoo album
Honored by:
 

 
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Left & Right D`Angelo Feat. Method Man & Redman
Left & Right
CD Source: Voodoo
Time: 4:46
Sequenced by: Voodoo album
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February Gotta Get Back Shelby Lynne
Gotta Get Back
CD Source: I Am Shelby Lynne
Time: 3:38
Sequenced by: I Am Shelby Lynne release date
Honored by:
 
Shelby Lynne`s breakthrough album charted for only one week - March 10, 2001 - after she won the Grammy for Best New Artist of 2000, which was ironic for how long she`d been making records. "I Am" is slotted here shortly after it was released in January 2000.
 
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Where I`m From Shelby Lynne
Where I`m From
CD Source: I Am Shelby Lynne
Time: 3:49
Sequenced by: I Am Shelby Lynne release date
Honored by:
 
Shelby Lynne`s breakthrough album charted for only one week - March 10, 2001 - after she won the Grammy for Best New Artist of 2000, which was ironic for how long she`d been making records. "I Am" is slotted here shortly after it was released in January 2000.
 
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Things Have Changed Bob Dylan
Things Have Changed
CD Source:
Time: 5:07
Sequenced by: The Wonder Boys Soundtrack album
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April Try Again Aaliyah
Try Again
CD Source:
Time: 4:05
Sequenced by: single
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May Big Pimpin` Jay-Z Feat. UGK
Big Pimpin`
CD Source: The Hits Collection vol. 1 (1998-2009) (deluxe edition) (2)
Time: 4:43
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS
 

 
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The Real Slim Shady Eminem
The Real Slim Shady
CD Source: Curtain Call - The HIts (1999-2005)
Time: 4:44
Sequenced by: The Marshall Mathers album
Honored by: DG
 

 
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Stan Eminem Feat. Dido
Stan
CD Source: Curtain Call - The HIts (1999-2005)
Time: 6:44
Sequenced by: The Marshall Mathers album
Honored by: RS DG
 

 
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June I Don`t Want to Lose You Yet Steve Earle
I Don`t Want to Lose You Yet
CD Source: Transcendental Blues
Time: 3:23
Sequenced by: Transcendental Blues album
Honored by:
 

 
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July Country Grammar (Hot Shit) Nelly
Country Grammar (Hot Shit)
CD Source:
Time: 4:48
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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August Music Madonna
Music
CD Source: Celebration (1982-2009) (2)
Time: 3:46
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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The Light Common
The Light
CD Source:
Time: 4:04
Sequenced by: single
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Start of School Year September A Long Walk Jill Scott
A Long Walk
CD Source: Who is Jill Scott? Words and Sounds Vol. 1
Time: 4:41
Sequenced by: Who is Jill Scott? Album
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Getting` in the Way Jill Scott
Getting` in the Way
CD Source: Who is Jill Scott? Words and Sounds Vol. 1
Time: 3:57
Sequenced by: Who is Jill Scott? Album
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October Optimistic Radiohead
Optimistic
CD Source: Best of (special edition) (1992-2003) (2)
Time: 4:53
Sequenced by: Kid A album
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Ideoteque Radiohead
Ideoteque
CD Source: Best of (special edition) (1992-2003) (2)
Time: 4:38
Sequenced by: Kid A album
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Independent Women Part 1 Destiny`s Child
Independent Women Part 1
CD Source:
Time: 3:44
Sequenced by: single
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November A Place Called Home PJ Harvey
A Place Called Home
CD Source: Stories from the City, Stories from the Sea
Time: 3:38
Sequenced by: Stories from the City album
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This Mess We`re In PJ Harvey
This Mess We`re In
CD Source: Stories from the City, Stories from the Sea
Time: 3:53
Sequenced by: Stories from the City album
Honored by:
 

 
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Beautiful Day U2
Beautiful Day
CD Source: The Best of 1990-2000 & B-sides (2)
Time: 4:05
Sequenced by: All That You Can`t Leave Behind album
Honored by: RS DG
 

 
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Elevation U2
Elevation
CD Source: The Best of 1990-2000 & B-sides (2)
Time: 3:49
Sequenced by: All That You Can`t Leave Behind album
Honored by:
 

 
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B.O.B. (Bombs Over Baghdad) OutKast
B.O.B. (Bombs Over Baghdad)
CD Source: Stankonia
Time: 5:04
Sequenced by: Stankonia album
Honored by: DG
 

 
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Ms. Jackson OutKast
Ms. Jackson
CD Source: Stankonia
Time: 4:30
Sequenced by: Stankonia album
Honored by:
 

 
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So Fresh, So Clean OutKast
So Fresh, So Clean
CD Source: Stankonia
Time: 4:00
Sequenced by: Stankonia album
Honored by:
 

 
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I Just Wanna Love U (Give It To Me) Jay-Z with Beanie Siegel & Memphis Bleek
I Just Wanna Love U (Give It To Me)
CD Source:
Time: 3:47
Sequenced by: single
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2001 January I Am A Man of Constant Sorrow The Soggy Bottom Boys
I Am A Man of Constant Sorrow
CD Source: O Brother, Where Art Thou? (Soundtrack)
Time: 3:13
Sequenced by: O Brother, Where Art Thou? album
Honored by:
 
This Soundtrack to a popular Coen Brothers movie prompted a minor revival of bluegrass and related roots music.
 
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February The Rock of My Soul Rodney Crowell
The Rock of My Soul
CD Source: The Houston Kid
Time: 4:51
Sequenced by: The Houston Kid album (country chart)
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I Walk the Line (Revisited) Rodney Crowell
I Walk the Line (Revisited)
CD Source: The Houston Kid
Time: 3:52
Sequenced by: The Houston Kid album (country chart)
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A unique tribute: Rodney Crowell writes and sings about the impact the song had on him while enlisting the original writer and singer, Johnny Cash (his ex-father-in-law), to join him in a rewritten chorus.
 
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March King of All the World Old 97`s
King of All the World
CD Source: Hit By A Train (1994-2001)
Time: 2:52
Sequenced by: Satellite Rides album
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April American Skin (41 Shots) (live) Bruce Springsteen
American Skin (41 Shots) (live)
CD Source: Live in New York City (6/29-7/1/00) (2)
Time: 7:53
Sequenced by: Live in New York City album
Honored by:
 

 
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May Get Ur Freak On Missy Elliott
Get Ur Freak On
CD Source: Respect M.E. (1997-2005)
Time: 3:32
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS DG
 
Melissa Elliott as Missy used "Misdemeanor" as her middle name until fall 2002.
 
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Let Me Blow Ya Mind Eve Feat. Gwen Stefani
Let Me Blow Ya Mind
CD Source:
Time: 3:50
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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June Essence Lucinda Williams
Essence
CD Source: Essence
Time: 5:54
Sequenced by: Essence album
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Steal Your Love Lucinda Williams
Steal Your Love
CD Source: Essence
Time: 3:18
Sequenced by: Essence album
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Bootylicious Destiny`s Child
Bootylicious
CD Source:
Time: 3:28
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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July Fallin` Alicia Keys
Fallin`
CD Source:
Time: 3:30
Sequenced by: songs in A minor album
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A Woman`s Worth Alicia Keys
A Woman`s Worth
CD Source:
Time: 5:03
Sequenced by: songs in A minor album
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Dead Leaves And The Dirty Ground The White Stripes
Dead Leaves And The Dirty Ground
CD Source: White Blood Cells
Time: 3:04
Sequenced by: White Blood Cells albulm
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"White Blood Cells" was released on July 3, 2001 and didn`t chart at all until the following January, after the year-end critics` polls drew enough attention to it. It`s slotted here soon after its release date.
 
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Hotel Yorba The White Stripes
Hotel Yorba
CD Source: White Blood Cells
Time: 2:10
Sequenced by: White Blood Cells albulm
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"White Blood Cells" was released on July 3, 2001 and didn`t chart at all until the following January, after the year-end critics` polls drew enough attention to it. It`s slotted here soon after its release date.
 
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Fell in Love with a Girl The White Stripes
Fell in Love with a Girl
CD Source: White Blood Cells
Time: 1:50
Sequenced by: White Blood Cells albulm
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"White Blood Cells" was released on July 3, 2001 and didn`t chart at all until the following January, after the year-end critics` polls drew enough attention to it. It`s slotted here soon after its release date.
 
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August Clint Eastwood The Gorillaz
Clint Eastwood
CD Source:
Time: 4:58
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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September Family Affair Mary J. Blige
Family Affair
CD Source:
Time: 4:11
Sequenced by: single
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Start of School Year Mississippi Bob Dylan
Mississippi
CD Source: "Love and Theft"
Time: 5:21
Sequenced by: "Love and Theft" album
Honored by: RS DG
 

 
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Summer Days Bob Dylan
Summer Days
CD Source: "Love and Theft"
Time: 4:53
Sequenced by: "Love and Theft" album
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High Water (For Charley Patton) Bob Dylan
High Water (For Charley Patton)
CD Source: "Love and Theft"
Time: 4:05
Sequenced by: "Love and Theft" album
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Izzo (H.O.V.A.) Jay-Z
Izzo (H.O.V.A.)
CD Source: The Hits Collection vol. 1 (1998-2009) (deluxe edition) (2)
Time: 4:01
Sequenced by: The Blueprint album
Honored by:
 

 
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Takeover Jay-Z
Takeover
CD Source: The Blueprint
Time: 5:13
Sequenced by: The Blueprint album
Honored by:
 

 
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Stuck in a Moment You Can`t Get Out Of U2
Stuck in a Moment You Can`t Get Out Of
CD Source: The Best of 1990-2000 & B-sides (2)
Time: 4:32
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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October Androgyny Garbage
Androgyny
CD Source: Absolute Garbage
Time: 3:10
Sequenced by: Beautifulgarbage album
Honored by:
 

 
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Last Nite The Strokes
Last Nite
CD Source: Is This It
Time: 3:18
Sequenced by: Is This It album
Honored by: RS DG
 

 
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Hard to Explain The Strokes
Hard to Explain
CD Source: Is This It
Time: 3:48
Sequenced by: Is This It album
Honored by: DG
 

 
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Barely Legal The Strokes
Barely Legal
CD Source: Is This It
Time: 3:58
Sequenced by: Is This It album
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November Get the Party Started Pink
Get the Party Started
CD Source:
Time: 3:12
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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2002 February I Can`t Get You Out of My Head Kylie Minogue
I Can`t Get You Out of My Head
CD Source:
Time: 3:50
Sequenced by: single
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March Oops (Oh My) Tweet Feat. Fabolous
Oops (Oh My)
CD Source:
Time: 3:55
Sequenced by: single
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April Don`t Know Why Norah Jones
Don`t Know Why
CD Source: Come Away with Me
Time: 3:06
Sequenced by: Come Away With Me album
Honored by: DG
 
Although neither rock nor soul music, "Don`t Know Why" is such an appealing song and performance, and was so popular and ubiquitous across formats for so long, that it compels inclusion in the Timeline. It`s slotted here the first time the "Come Away With Me"album reached the top 40 on the Billboard 200.
 
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Kamera Wilco
Kamera
CD Source: Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
Time: 3:30
Sequenced by: Yankee Hotel Foxtrot album
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War on War Wilco
War on War
CD Source: Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
Time: 3:49
Sequenced by: Yankee Hotel Foxtrot album
Honored by:
 

 
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Jesus, Etc. Wilco
Jesus, Etc.
CD Source: Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
Time: 3:52
Sequenced by: Yankee Hotel Foxtrot album
Honored by:
 

 
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Heavy Metal Drummer Wilco
Heavy Metal Drummer
CD Source: Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
Time: 3:09
Sequenced by: Yankee Hotel Foxtrot album
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