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2006 Start of School Year September Free Up Los Lobos
Free Up
CD Source: The Town and The City
Time: 3:37
Sequenced by: The Town and the City album
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Wolf Like Me TV On The Radio
Wolf Like Me
CD Source: Return to Cookie Mountain
Time: 4:39
Sequenced by: Return to Cookie Mountain album
Honored by: DG
 
TV on the Radio`s "Return to Cookie Mountain" spent 10 weeks on the album charts in two bursts, one in Sept-Oct 2006 and the other in Jan-Feb 2007, never denting the top 40. "Wolf Like Me" started getting airplay at the end of the second burst. Another example of a critics` favorite getting a year-end boost from "best of the year" lists.
 
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A Method TV On The Radio
A Method
CD Source: Return to Cookie Mountain
Time: 4:25
Sequenced by: Return to Cookie Mountain album
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TV on the Radio`s "Return to Cookie Mountain" spent 10 weeks on the album charts in two bursts, one in Sept-Oct 2006 and the other in Jan-Feb 2007, never denting the top 40. "Wolf Like Me" started getting airplay at the end of the second burst. Another example of a critics` favorite getting a year-end boost from "best of the year" lists.
 
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Dirtywhirl TV On The Radio
Dirtywhirl
CD Source: Return to Cookie Mountain
Time: 4:15
Sequenced by: Return to Cookie Mountain album
Honored by:
 
TV on the Radio`s "Return to Cookie Mountain" spent 10 weeks on the album charts in two bursts, one in Sept-Oct 2006 and the other in Jan-Feb 2007, never denting the top 40. "Wolf Like Me" started getting airplay at the end of the second burst. Another example of a critics` favorite getting a year-end boost from "best of the year" lists.
 
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October Stuck Between Stations The Hold Steady
Stuck Between Stations
CD Source: Boys and Girls in America
Time: 4:10
Sequenced by: Boys and Girls in America album
Honored by:
 

 
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Chips Ahoy! The Hold Steady
Chips Ahoy!
CD Source: Boys and Girls in America
Time: 3:09
Sequenced by: Boys and Girls in America album
Honored by:
 

 
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Hot Soft Light The Hold Steady
Hot Soft Light
CD Source: Boys and Girls in America
Time: 3:53
Sequenced by: Boys and Girls in America album
Honored by:
 

 
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My Love Justin Timberlake Feat. T.I.
My Love
CD Source:
Time: 4:36
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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November Irreplaceable Beyonce
Irreplaceable
CD Source:
Time: 3:47
Sequenced by: single
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Long Way Home Tom Waits
Long Way Home
CD Source: Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers & Bastards (deluxe edition) (3)
Time: 3:10
Sequenced by: Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers & Bastards album
Honored by:
 

 
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You Can Never Hold Back Spring Tom Waits
You Can Never Hold Back Spring
CD Source: Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers & Bastards (deluxe edition) (3)
Time: 2:26
Sequenced by: Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers & Bastards album
Honored by:
 

 
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Road to Peace Tom Waits
Road to Peace
CD Source: Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers & Bastards (deluxe edition) (3)
Time: 7:17
Sequenced by: Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers & Bastards album
Honored by:
 

 
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2007 February Candyman Christina Aguilera
Candyman
CD Source:
Time: 3:13
Sequenced by: single
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March Keep The Car Running Arcade Fire
Keep The Car Running
CD Source: Neon Bible
Time: 3:29
Sequenced by: Neon Bible album
Honored by:
 

 
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Rehab Amy Winehouse
Rehab
CD Source: Back to Black
Time: 3:35
Sequenced by: Back to Black album
Honored by: RS DG
 
Amy Winehouse`s "Back to Black" album entered the charts at number 7 in March 2007 and remained popular for months before tapering off. It was then recharged and reached its peak at number 2 in March 2008 when it surprised everyone by winning five Grammy awards.
 
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You Know I`m No Good Amy Winehouse
You Know I`m No Good
CD Source: Back to Black
Time: 4:17
Sequenced by: Back to Black album
Honored by:
 
Amy Winehouse`s "Back to Black" album entered the charts at number 7 in March 2007 and remained popular for months before tapering off. It was then recharged and reached its peak at number 2 in March 2008 when it surprised everyone by winning five Grammy awards.
 
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Back to Black Amy Winehouse
Back to Black
CD Source: Back to Black
Time: 4:01
Sequenced by: Back to Black album
Honored by:
 
Amy Winehouse`s "Back to Black" album entered the charts at number 7 in March 2007 and remained popular for months before tapering off. It was then recharged and reached its peak at number 2 in March 2008 when it surprised everyone by winning five Grammy awards.
 
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All My Friends LCD Soundsystem
All My Friends
CD Source: Sound of Silver
Time: 7:37
Sequenced by: Sound of Silver album
Honored by:
 

 
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Someone Great LCD Soundsystem
Someone Great
CD Source: Sound of Silver
Time: 6:26
Sequenced by: Sound of Silver album
Honored by:
 

 
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April Fluorescent Adolescent Arctic Monkeys
Fluorescent Adolescent
CD Source:
Time: 2:58
Sequenced by: Favourite Worst Nightmare album
Honored by:
 

 
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May Famous in a Small Town Miranda Lambert
Famous in a Small Town
CD Source: Crazy Ex-Girlfriend
Time: 4:05
Sequenced by: Crazy Ex-Girlfriend album
Honored by:
 

 
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Dry Town Miranda Lambert
Dry Town
CD Source: Crazy Ex-Girlfriend
Time: 2:43
Sequenced by: Crazy Ex-Girlfriend album
Honored by:
 

 
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Umbrella Rihanna Feat. Jay-Z
Umbrella
CD Source:
Time: 4:15
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS DG
 

 
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Apartment Story The National
Apartment Story
CD Source: Boxer
Time: 3:33
Sequenced by: Boxer album
Honored by:
 

 
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June Icky Thump The White Stripes
Icky Thump
CD Source: Icky Thump
Time: 4:15
Sequenced by: Icky Thump albulm
Honored by:
 

 
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July The Underdog Spoon
The Underdog
CD Source:
Time: 3:42
Sequenced by: Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga album
Honored by:
 

 
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Guitar Prince
Guitar
CD Source:
Time: 3:45
Sequenced by: Planet Earth album
Honored by:
 

 
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August International Players Anthem (I Choose You) UGK Feat. OutKast
International Players Anthem (I Choose You)
CD Source:
Time: 4:18
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Paper Planes M.I.A.
Paper Planes
CD Source: Kala
Time: 3:25
Sequenced by: Kala album
Honored by: RS DG
 
The following year, "Paper Planes" was used in the trailer for the movie "Pineapple Express" but not in the movie or soundtrack. As a result of this exposure the single became a pop hit and peaked at #4 on the Hot 100 in September 2008.
 
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Boyz M.I.A.
Boyz
CD Source: Kala
Time: 3:27
Sequenced by: Kala album
Honored by:
 

 
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Jimmy M.I.A.
Jimmy
CD Source: Kala
Time: 3:29
Sequenced by: Kala album
Honored by:
 

 
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Start of School Year September Stronger Kanye West
Stronger
CD Source:
Time: 5:12
Sequenced by: Graduation album
Honored by:
 

 
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Good Life Kanye West Feat. T-Pain
Good Life
CD Source:
Time: 3:27
Sequenced by: Graduation album
Honored by:
 

 
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No One Alicia Keys
No One
CD Source:
Time: 4:14
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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1234 Feist
1234
CD Source:
Time: 3:04
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 
"1234" was prominently featured for weeks in an iPod TV ad.
 
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Satellite Radio Steve Earle
Satellite Radio
CD Source: Washington Square Serenade
Time: 4:09
Sequenced by: Washington Square Serenade album
Honored by:
 

 
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October Radio Nowhere Bruce Springsteen
Radio Nowhere
CD Source: Magic
Time: 3:19
Sequenced by: Magic album
Honored by:
 

 
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Longshot John Fogerty
Longshot
CD Source:
Time: 3:38
Sequenced by: Revival album
Honored by:
 

 
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Jigsaw Falling into Place Radiohead
Jigsaw Falling into Place
CD Source: In Rainbows
Time: 4:09
Sequenced by: In Rainbows album (online release)
Honored by: DG
 
Radiohead released "In Rainbows" on October 10, 2007 in unprecedented fashion by allowing customers to decide for themselves what they would pay for the digital edition, downloaded from their website. Twelve weeks later they released the CD version in stores, the first week of 2008.
 
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Bodysnatchers Radiohead
Bodysnatchers
CD Source: In Rainbows
Time: 4:02
Sequenced by: In Rainbows album (online release)
Honored by:
 
Radiohead released "In Rainbows" on October 10, 2007 in unprecedented fashion by allowing customers to decide for themselves what they would pay for the digital edition, downloaded from their website. Twelve weeks later they released the CD version in stores, the first week of 2008.
 
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Ordinary People Neil Young & Crazy Horse
Ordinary People
CD Source:
Time: 18:13
Sequenced by: Chrome Dreams II album
Honored by:
 
"Ordinary People" was originally recorded in 1988. This was its first offical release. (Its running time of 18:13 is not a typo.)
 
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Rich Woman Robert Plant & Alison Krauss
Rich Woman
CD Source:
Time: 4:05
Sequenced by: Raising Sand album
Honored by:
 

 
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November Roc Boys (And The Winner Is) Jay-Z Feat. Kanye West
Roc Boys (And The Winner Is)
CD Source: The Hits Collection vol. 1 (1998-2009) (deluxe edition) (2)
Time: 4:12
Sequenced by: American Gangster album
Honored by:
 

 
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2008 January The Righteous Path Drive-By Truckers
The Righteous Path
CD Source: Brighter Than Creation`s Dark
Time: 4:14
Sequenced by: Brighter Than Creation`s Dark album
Honored by:
 

 
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Two Daughters and a Beautiful Wife Drive-By Truckers
Two Daughters and a Beautiful Wife
CD Source: Brighter Than Creation`s Dark
Time: 3:06
Sequenced by: Brighter Than Creation`s Dark album
Honored by:
 

 
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February Oxford Comma Vampire Weekend
Oxford Comma
CD Source: Vampire Weekend (debut)
Time: 3:16
Sequenced by: Vampire Weekend album
Honored by:
 

 
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A-Punk Vampire Weekend
A-Punk
CD Source: Vampire Weekend (debut)
Time: 2:18
Sequenced by: Vampire Weekend album
Honored by:
 

 
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March Lollipop Lil Wayne Feat. Static Major
Lollipop
CD Source: Tha Carter III (deluxe edition) (2)
Time: 5:07
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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April Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!! Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!!
CD Source:
Time: 3:38
Sequenced by: Dig!!! Lazarus Dig!!! album
Honored by:
 

 
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American Boy Estelle Feat. Kanye West
American Boy
CD Source:
Time: 4:45
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 
"American Boy" was released in March 2008 and by summer was in heavy rotation seemingly everywhere on the planet. It was still peaking on some charts as late as September.
 
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May L.E.S. Artistes Santogold
L.E.S. Artistes
CD Source:
Time: 3:25
Sequenced by: Santogold album
Honored by:
 

 
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Lights Out Santogold
Lights Out
CD Source:
Time: 3:13
Sequenced by: Santogold album
Honored by:
 

 
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Lay It Down Al Green Feat. Anthony Hamilton
Lay It Down
CD Source: Lay It Down
Time: 4:30
Sequenced by: Lay It Down album
Honored by:
 

 
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June White Winter Hymnal Fleet Foxes
White Winter Hymnal
CD Source: Fleet Foxes (debut)
Time: 2:27
Sequenced by: Fleet Foxes album
Honored by:
 
After a terrific showing on critics polls at the end of 2008, the Fleet Foxes album climbed the charts to a peak of #36 on Feburary 7, 2009.
 
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He Doesn`t Know Why Fleet Foxes
He Doesn`t Know Why
CD Source: Fleet Foxes (debut)
Time: 3:20
Sequenced by: Fleet Foxes album
Honored by:
 
After a terrific showing on critics polls at the end of 2008, the Fleet Foxes album climbed the charts to a peak of #36 on Feburary 7, 2009.
 
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A Milli Lil Wayne
A Milli
CD Source: Tha Carter III (deluxe edition) (2)
Time: 3:42
Sequenced by: Tha Carter III album
Honored by:
 

 
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Always A Friend Alejandro Escovedo
Always A Friend
CD Source: Real Animal
Time: 3:35
Sequenced by: Real Animal album
Honored by:
 

 
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Blind Hercules & Love Affair
Blind
CD Source:
Time: 6:17
Sequenced by: Hercules & Love Affair album
Honored by:
 

 
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July Constructive Summer The Hold Steady
Constructive Summer
CD Source:
Time: 2:56
Sequenced by: Stay Positive album
Honored by:
 

 
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Stay Positive The Hold Steady
Stay Positive
CD Source:
Time: 2:58
Sequenced by: Stay Positive album
Honored by:
 

 
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All Summer Long Kid Rock
All Summer Long
CD Source:
Time: 3:46
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 
Kid Rock`s "Rock N Roll Jesus" album was released in October 2007. "All Summer Long" was held back from release as a single until the summer of 2008, when it re-ignited sales of the album.
 
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August Here`s The Thing Girl Talk
Here`s The Thing
CD Source: Feed the Animals
Time: 4:45
Sequenced by: Feed The Animals album (online release)
Honored by:
 
"Feed the Animals" was sold online the third week of August 2008 in different configurations. For $10 a CD was sent later, when manufactured.
 
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High Cost of Living Jamey Johnson
High Cost of Living
CD Source:
Time: 5:45
Sequenced by: That Lonesome Song album
Honored by:
 

 
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A Few Words in Defense of Our Country Randy Newman
A Few Words in Defense of Our Country
CD Source:
Time: 4:14
Sequenced by: Harps and Angels album
Honored by:
 

 
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Whatever You Like T.I.
Whatever You Like
CD Source:
Time: 4:13
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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September Minimum Wage Lila Downs
Minimum Wage
CD Source: Shake Away
Time: 4:09
Sequenced by: Shake Away album (World chart)
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Half the songs on "Shake Away" are in Spanish, half in English.
 
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Start of School Year Swagga Like Us T.I. Feat. Kanye West, Jay-Z & Lil Wayne
Swagga Like Us
CD Source:
Time: 5:36
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Golden Age TV On The Radio
Golden Age
CD Source: Dear Science
Time: 4:12
Sequenced by: Dear Science album
Honored by:
 

 
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Halfway Home TV On The Radio
Halfway Home
CD Source: Dear Science
Time: 5:32
Sequenced by: Dear Science album
Honored by:
 

 
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Family Tree TV On The Radio
Family Tree
CD Source: Dear Science
Time: 5:34
Sequenced by: Dear Science album
Honored by:
 

 
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Sex on Fire Kings of Leon
Sex on Fire
CD Source:
Time: 3:24
Sequenced by: Only By the Night album
Honored by:
 

 
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November Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It) Beyonce
Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
CD Source:
Time: 3:13
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DG
 

 
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Love Lockdown Kanye West
Love Lockdown
CD Source:
Time: 4:30
Sequenced by: 808s and Heartbreak album
Honored by:
 

 
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2009 January My Girls Animal Collective
My Girls
CD Source:
Time: 5:41
Sequenced by: Merriweather Post Pavillion album (modern rock airplay)
Honored by:
 

 
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Summertime Clothes Animal Collective
Summertime Clothes
CD Source:
Time: 4:30
Sequenced by: Merriweather Post Pavillion album (modern rock airplay)
Honored by:
 

 
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February Poker Face Lady Gaga
Poker Face
CD Source: The Fame
Time: 3:59
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Use Somebody Kings of Leon
Use Somebody
CD Source:
Time: 3:54
Sequenced by: single (modern rock airplay)
Honored by:
 

 
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March Moment of Surrender U2
Moment of Surrender
CD Source:
Time: 7:24
Sequenced by: No Line on the Horizon album
Honored by: RS
 

 
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This Tornado Loves You Neko Case
This Tornado Loves You
CD Source:
Time: 3:21
Sequenced by: Middle Cyclone album
Honored by:
 

 
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People Got A Lotta Nerve Neko Case
People Got A Lotta Nerve
CD Source:
Time: 2:34
Sequenced by: Middle Cyclone album
Honored by:
 

 
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April Day `N` Night Kid Cudi
Day `N` Night
CD Source:
Time: 3:43
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Boom Boom Pow The Black Eyed Peas
Boom Boom Pow
CD Source:
Time: 4:11
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Zero Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Zero
CD Source: It`s Blitz!
Time: 4:26
Sequenced by: It`s Blitz! album (modern rock airplay)
Honored by:
 

 
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Heads Will Roll Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Heads Will Roll
CD Source: It`s Blitz!
Time: 3:42
Sequenced by: It`s Blitz! album (modern rock airplay)
Honored by:
 

 
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May Beyond Here Lies Nothing Bob Dylan
Beyond Here Lies Nothing
CD Source: Together Through Life
Time: 3:50
Sequenced by: Together Through Life album
Honored by:
 

 
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Know Your Enemy Green Day
Know Your Enemy
CD Source: 21st Century Breakdown
Time: 3:10
Sequenced by: 21st Century Breakdown album
Honored by:
 

 
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21 Guns Green Day
21 Guns
CD Source: 21st Century Breakdown
Time: 5:21
Sequenced by: 2
Honored by:
 

 
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Lisztomania Phoenix
Lisztomania
CD Source:
Time: 4:02
Sequenced by: Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix album (modern rock airplay)
Honored by:
 
Highly ranked by critics at year`s end, the album jumped back on the charts and reached its peak in January 2010.
 
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1901 Phoenix
1901
CD Source:
Time: 3:13
Sequenced by: Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix album (modern rock airplay)
Honored by:
 
Highly ranked by critics at year`s end, the album jumped back on the charts and reached its peak in January 2010.
 
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Two Weeks Grizzly Bear
Two Weeks
CD Source:
Time: 4:03
Sequenced by: Veckatimest album
Honored by:
 

 
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June I Gotta Feeling The Black Eyed Peas
I Gotta Feeling
CD Source:
Time: 4:05
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Stillness Is The Move Dirty Projectors
Stillness Is The Move
CD Source:
Time: 4:14
Sequenced by: Bitte Orca album (modern rock airplay)
Honored by:
 

 
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Life in Marvelous Times Mos Def
Life in Marvelous Times
CD Source:
Time: 3:51
Sequenced by: The Ecstatic album
Honored by:
 

 
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Best I Ever Had Drake
Best I Ever Had
CD Source:
Time: 4:12
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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July Welcome to the Future Brad Paisley
Welcome to the Future
CD Source:
Time: 5:53
Sequenced by: American Saturday Night album
Honored by:
 

 
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Wilco (the song) Wilco
Wilco (the song)
CD Source:
Time: 3:00
Sequenced by: Wilco (the album) album
Honored by:
 

 
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Pretty Wings Maxwell
Pretty Wings
CD Source:
Time: 4:16
Sequenced by: BLACKsummers` Night album
Honored by:
 

 
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Treat Me Like Your Mother The Dead Weather
Treat Me Like Your Mother
CD Source:
Time: 4:10
Sequenced by: Horehound album
Honored by:
 

 
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September Crystalised The xx
Crystalised
CD Source: xx (debut)
Time: 3:22
Sequenced by: xx album (digital albums)
Honored by:
 
Highly ranked by critics at year`s end, the album jumped back on the charts and reached its peak in January 2010. This single was re-released in April 2010.
 
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Basic Space The xx
Basic Space
CD Source: xx (debut)
Time: 3:08
Sequenced by: xx album (digital albums)
Honored by:
 
Highly ranked by critics at year`s end, the album jumped back on the charts and reached its peak in January 2010.
 
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