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2001 Start of School Year September 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
Honored by:
 

 
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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
Honored by:
 

 
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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
Honored by:
 

 
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November Get the Party Started Pink
Get the Party Started
CD Source:
Time: 3:12
Sequenced by: single
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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
Honored by:
 

 
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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
Honored by:
 

 
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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
Honored by:
 

 
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45 Elvis Costello
45
CD Source: When I Was Cruel
Time: 3:34
Sequenced by: When I Was Cruel album
Honored by:
 

 
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May Soak Up The Sun Sheryl Crow
Soak Up The Sun
CD Source: Very Best of (1993-2003)
Time: 4:53
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Hot in Herre Nelly
Hot in Herre
CD Source:
Time: 3:58
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Without Me Eminem
Without Me
CD Source: Curtain Call - The HIts (1999-2005)
Time: 4:50
Sequenced by: The Eminem Show album
Honored by:
 

 
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Cleaning Out My Closet Eminem
Cleaning Out My Closet
CD Source: Curtain Call - The HIts (1999-2005)
Time: 4:58
Sequenced by: The Eminem Show album
Honored by:
 

 
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July Hate to Say I Told You So The Hives
Hate to Say I Told You So
CD Source:
Time: 3:22
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 

 
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August The Rising Bruce Springsteen
The Rising
CD Source: The Essential (1972-2002) (bonus CD) (3)
Time: 4:50
Sequenced by: The Rising album
Honored by: RS
 

 
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The Way We Get By Spoon
The Way We Get By
CD Source:
Time: 2:40
Sequenced by: Kill The Moonlight album
Honored by:
 

 
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Start of School Year September Work It Missy Elliott
Work It
CD Source: Respect M.E. (1997-2005)
Time: 4:21
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DG
 

 
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Jerusalem Steve Earle
Jerusalem
CD Source:
Time: 3:56:
Sequenced by: Jerusalem album
Honored by:
 

 
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October Lose Yourself Eminem
Lose Yourself
CD Source: Curtain Call - The HIts (1999-2005)
Time: 5:26
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DG
 
From the movie "8 Mile," starring Eminem. Won Oscar for best song and Grammys for rap song and rap male solo.
 
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November Bring the Pain Missy Elliott Feat. Method Man
Bring the Pain
CD Source:
Time: 2:56
Sequenced by: Under Construction album
Honored by:
 

 
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The Seed (2.0) The Roots Feat. Cody Chestnutt
The Seed (2.0)
CD Source:
Time: 4:28
Sequenced by: Phrenology album
Honored by:
 

 
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December Let`s Push Things Forward The Streets
Let`s Push Things Forward
CD Source:
Time: 3:51
Sequenced by: Original Pirate Material album (Independent chart)
Honored by:
 

 
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Weak Become Heroes The Streets
Weak Become Heroes
CD Source:
Time: 5:33
Sequenced by: Original Pirate Material album (Independent chart)
Honored by:
 

 
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2003 January In Da Club 50 Cent
In Da Club
CD Source:
Time: 3:14
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS
 

 
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Ignition (Remix) R. Kelly
Ignition (Remix)
CD Source:
Time: 3:09
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS
 

 
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March Put Him Out Ms. Dynamite
Put Him Out
CD Source:
Time: 3:58
Sequenced by: A Little Deeper album
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Boys in the Band The Libertines
Boys in the Band
CD Source:
Time: 3:42
Sequenced by: Up The Bracket album (Heatseekers chart)
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April Seven Nation Army The White Stripes
Seven Nation Army
CD Source: Elephant
Time: 3:52
Sequenced by: Elephant Album
Honored by: RS DG
 

 
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The Hardest Button to Button The White Stripes
The Hardest Button to Button
CD Source: Elephant
Time: 3:32
Sequenced by: Elephant Album
Honored by:
 

 
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Black Math The White Stripes
Black Math
CD Source: Elephant
Time: 3:03
Sequenced by: Elephant Album
Honored by:
 

 
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Those Three Days Lucinda Williams
Those Three Days
CD Source: World Without Tears
Time: 4:53
Sequenced by: World Without Tears
Honored by:
 

 
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Real Live Bleeding Fingers Lucinda Williams
Real Live Bleeding Fingers
CD Source: World Without Tears
Time: 4:40
Sequenced by: World Without Tears
Honored by:
 

 
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May Maps Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Maps
CD Source: Fever to Tell
Time: 3:39
Sequenced by: Fever to Tell album
Honored by: RS
 
"Fever to Tell" barely dented the charts in 2003. When "Maps" was released as a single in 2004 the album had a decent run on the Billboard 200. It`s slotted here in May 2003, when it first took critics and fans by storm.
 
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Date With The Night Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Date With The Night
CD Source: Fever to Tell
Time: 2:35
Sequenced by: Fever to Tell album
Honored by:
 

 
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Crazy in Love Beyonce Feat. Jay-Z
Crazy in Love
CD Source:
Time: 3:45
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS DG
 

 
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June There There Radiohead
There There
CD Source: Best of (special edition) (1992-2003) (2)
Time: 5:22
Sequenced by: Hail to the Chief album
Honored by:
 

 
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July Staring at the Sun TV on the Radio
Staring at the Sun
CD Source:
Time: 4:01
Sequenced by: Young Liars EP release date
Honored by:
 

 
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August Spiral Staircase Kings of Leon
Spiral Staircase
CD Source:
Time: 2:54
Sequenced by: Youth and Young Manhood album
Honored by:
 

 
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Start of School Year September That Great Love Sound The Raveonettes
That Great Love Sound
CD Source:
Time: 3:16
Sequenced by: Chain Gang of Love album
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Hey Ya! OutKast
Hey Ya!
CD Source: Speakerboxxx/The Love Below (2)
Time: 3:55
Sequenced by: Speakerboxxx/The Love Below album
Honored by: RS DG
 
Hey Ya! And The Way You Move were both huge hits on the same CD single.
 
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The Way You Move OutKast Feat. Sleepy Brown
The Way You Move
CD Source: Speakerboxxx/The Love Below (2)
Time: 3:54
Sequenced by: Speakerboxxx/The Love Below album
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Hey Ya! And The Way You Move were both huge hits on the same CD single.
 
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GhettoMusik OutKast
GhettoMusik
CD Source: Speakerboxxx/The Love Below (2)
Time: 3:57
Sequenced by: Speakerboxxx/The Love Below album
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Bowtie OutKast Feat. Sleepy Brown & Jazze Pha
Bowtie
CD Source: Speakerboxxx/The Love Below (2)
Time: 3:57
Sequenced by: Speakerboxxx/The Love Below album
Honored by:
 

 
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October Stacy`s Mom Fountains of Wayne
Stacy`s Mom
CD Source: Welcome Interstate Managers
Time: 3:18
Sequenced by: Welcome Interstate Managers album
Honored by:
 
After showing little life since June, a sexy video for "Stacy`s Mom" prompted interest in the "Welcome" album in early October.
 
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All Kinds of Time Fountains of Wayne
All Kinds of Time
CD Source: Welcome Interstate Managers
Time: 4:22
Sequenced by: Welcome Interstate Managers album
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Gone For Good The Shins
Gone For Good
CD Source:
Time: 3:10
Sequenced by: Chutes Too Narrow album
Honored by:
 

 
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Kissing the Lipless The Shins
Kissing the Lipless
CD Source:
Time: 3:17
Sequenced by: Chutes Too Narrow album
Honored by:
 

 
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November Reptilia The Strokes
Reptilia
CD Source:
Time: 3:35
Sequenced by: Room on Fire album
Honored by:
 

 
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12:51 The Strokes
12:51
CD Source:
Time: 2:26
Sequenced by: Room on Fire album
Honored by:
 

 
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Milkshake Kelis
Milkshake
CD Source:
Time: 3:02
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Dirt Off Your Shoulder Jay-Z
Dirt Off Your Shoulder
CD Source: The Hits Collection vol. 1 (1998-2009) (deluxe edition) (2)
Time: 4:05
Sequenced by: The Black Album
Honored by:
 

 
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99 Problems Jay-Z
99 Problems
CD Source: The Hits Collection vol. 1 (1998-2009) (deluxe edition) (2)
Time: 3:55
Sequenced by: The Black Album
Honored by: RS DG
 

 
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December You Don`t Know My Name Alicia Keys
You Don`t Know My Name
CD Source:
Time: 6:07
Sequenced by: The Diary of Alicia Keys album
Honored by:
 

 
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If I Ain`t Got You Alicia Keys
If I Ain`t Got You
CD Source:
Time: 3:49
Sequenced by: The Diary of Alicia Keys album
Honored by:
 

 
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2004 January Yeah! Usher Feat. Lil Jon & Ludacris
Yeah!
CD Source:
Time: 4:09
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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February All Falls Down Kanye West Feat. Syleena Johnson
All Falls Down
CD Source: The College Dropout
Time: 3:39
Sequenced by: The College Dropout album
Honored by:
 

 
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Through the Wire Kanye West
Through the Wire
CD Source: The College Dropout
Time: 3:41
Sequenced by: The College Dropout album
Honored by:
 

 
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Jesus Walks Kanye West
Jesus Walks
CD Source: The College Dropout
Time: 3:14
Sequenced by: The College Dropout album
Honored by: RS DG
 

 
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99 Problems Danger Mouse
99 Problems
CD Source:
Time: 4:07
Sequenced by: The Grey Album release date
Honored by:
 
"The Grey Album" broke all the rules, mashing up Jay-Z`s new "Black Album" with the Beatles` "White Album." DJ Danger Mouse gave the tracks away online. This is the only reference to "unauthorized" material on this site. It`s slotted in right after its release date according to AllMusic.
 
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April Float On Modest Mouse
Float On
CD Source:
Time: 3:30
Sequenced by: Good News for People Who Love Bad News album
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Redneck Woman Gretchen Wilson
Redneck Woman
CD Source:
Time: 3:35
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Musicology Prince
Musicology
CD Source:
Time: 4:26
Sequenced by: Musicology album
Honored by:
 

 
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May Portland, Oregon Loretta Lynn with Jack White
Portland, Oregon
CD Source: Van Lear Rose
Time: 3:49
Sequenced by: Van Lear Rose album
Honored by:
 

 
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Trouble on the Line Loretta Lynn
Trouble on the Line
CD Source: Van Lear Rose
Time: 2:20
Sequenced by: Van Lear Rose album
Honored by:
 

 
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Take Me Out Franz Ferdinand
Take Me Out
CD Source:
Time: 3:57
Sequenced by: Franz Ferdinand album
Honored by: RS
 

 
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Tell Her Tonight Franz Ferdinand
Tell Her Tonight
CD Source:
Time: 2:18
Sequenced by: Franz Ferdinand album
Honored by:
 

 
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August It`s A Hit Rilo Kiley
It`s A Hit
CD Source:
Time: 4:28
Sequenced by: More Adventurous album
Honored by:
 

 
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Puttin` People on the Moon Drive-By Truckers
Puttin` People on the Moon
CD Source: The Dirty South
Time: 4:56
Sequenced by: The Dirty South album
Honored by:
 

 
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Godamned Lonely Love Drive-By Truckers
Godamned Lonely Love
CD Source: The Dirty South
Time: 4:59
Sequenced by: The Dirty South album
Honored by:
 

 
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Start of School Year September Vertigo U2
Vertigo
CD Source:
Time: 3:10
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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American Idiot Green Day
American Idiot
CD Source: American Idiot
Time: 2:54
Sequenced by: American Idiot album
Honored by: RS
 

 
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Boulevard of Broken Dreams Green Day
Boulevard of Broken Dreams
CD Source: American Idiot
Time: 4:20
Sequenced by: American Idiot album
Honored by:
 

 
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Wake Me Up When September Ends Green Day
Wake Me Up When September Ends
CD Source: American Idiot
Time: 4:45
Sequenced by: American Idiot album
Honored by:
 

 
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Either Side of the Same Town Elvis Costello & The Imposters
Either Side of the Same Town
CD Source: The Delivery Man
Time: 4:00
Sequenced by: The Delivery Man album
Honored by:
 

 
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October Rebellion (Lies) Arcade Fire
Rebellion (Lies)
CD Source: Funeral
Time: 5:02
Sequenced by: Funeral album release date
Honored by: DG
 
Although it didn`t hit the lower reaches of national charts until January 2005, The Arcade Fire`s "Funeral" album appeared in the top 10 of many critics` lists for the year 2004. It`s slotted here shortly after its release date.
 
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Wake Up Arcade Fire
Wake Up
CD Source: Funeral
Time: 5:30
Sequenced by: Funeral album release date
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Although it didn`t hit the lower reaches of national charts until January 2005, The Arcade Fire`s "Funeral" album appeared in the top 10 of many critics` lists for the year 2004. It`s slotted here shortly after its release date.
 
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Crown of Love Arcade Fire
Crown of Love
CD Source: Funeral
Time: 4:39
Sequenced by: Funeral album release date
Honored by:
 
Although it didn`t hit the lower reaches of national charts until January 2005, The Arcade Fire`s "Funeral" album appeared in the top 10 of many critics` lists for the year 2004. It`s slotted here shortly after its release date.
 
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Surf`s Up Brian Wilson
Surf`s Up
CD Source: SMiLE
Time: 4:07
Sequenced by: SMiLE album
Honored by:
 

 
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Day After Tomorrow Tom Waits
Day After Tomorrow
CD Source: Real Gone
Time: 6:53
Sequenced by: Real Gone album
Honored by:
 

 
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November All Because of You U2
All Because of You
CD Source:
Time: 3:34
Sequenced by: How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb album
Honored by:
 

 
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Sometimes You Can`t Make It On Your Own U2
Sometimes You Can`t Make It On Your Own
CD Source:
Time: 5:07
Sequenced by: How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb album
Honored by:
 

 
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2005 January Since U Been Gone Kelly Clarkson
Since U Been Gone
CD Source:
Time: 3:09
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS
 

 
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Lua Bright Eyes
Lua
CD Source:
Time: 4:30
Sequenced by: I`m Wide Awake, It`s Morning
Honored by:
 
"Lua" was released as a single at the end of October 2004 and jumped to #1 on the Hot Singles Sales chart dated 11/13. Robert Hilburn picked it as one of the top songs of the year 2004. I`ve slotted it with the album because not many people were buying CD singles at that point.
 
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February The Bucket Kings of Leon
The Bucket
CD Source:
Time: 2:56
Sequenced by: Aha Shake Heartbreak album
Honored by:
 

 
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March 1 Thing Amerie
1 Thing
CD Source:
Time: 3:59
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Banquet Bloc Party
Banquet
CD Source:
Time: 3:22
Sequenced by: Silent Alarm album
Honored by:
 

 
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April Bucky Done Gone M.I.A.
Bucky Done Gone
CD Source: Arular
Time: 3:46
Sequenced by: Arular album
Honored by: DG
 

 
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Pull Up the People M.I.A.
Pull Up the People
CD Source: Arular
Time: 3:45
Sequenced by: Arular album
Honored by:
 

 
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Galang M.I.A.
Galang
CD Source: Arular
Time: 3:29
Sequenced by: Arular album
Honored by:
 
On the "Arular" CD "Galang" is 7:21. The time listed here is for the single version.
 
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Girl Beck
Girl
CD Source: Guero
Time: 3:30
Sequenced by: Guero album
Honored by:
 

 
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