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Pitchfork list their top 200 songs of the 2010s

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2020 is just around the corner, and that means end-of-the-decade content galore. Gorilla vs Bear recently posted their list of the top albums of the decade, and now Pitchfork have begun to roll out their series of Best of 2010s lists with The 200 Best Songs of the 2010s.

The very diverse list includes Avicii‘s “Levels,” Icona Pop‘s “I Love It,” Cloud Nothings‘ “I’m Not Part of Me,” Sharon Van Etten‘s “Seventeen,” Young M.A‘s “OOOUUU,” Migos” “Bad and Boujee,” The 1975‘s “The Sound,” Adele‘s “Rolling in the Deep,” St. Vincent‘s “New York,” Chance the Rapper‘s “No Problem,” Katy B‘s “Katy on a Mission,” Waka Flocka Flame‘s “Hard In Da Paint,” Kanye West‘s “Blood on the Leaves,” Japanese Breakfast‘s “Everybody Wants to Love You,” Miley Cyrus‘ “Wrecking Ball,” Gang Gang Dance‘s “Glass Jar,” Nicki Minaj‘s “Beez in the Trap,” Ella Mai‘s “Boo’d Up,” Rihanna‘s “Needed Me,” Rae Sremmurd‘s “No Type,” Drake‘s “Hotline Bling,” Future‘s “Mask Off,” Chromatics‘ “Kill For Love,” Nicki Minaj’s “Super Bass,” Clairo‘s “Bags,” Justin Bieber‘s “Sorry,” Fleet Foxes‘ “Helplessness Blues,” Usher‘s “Climax,” Burial‘s “Kindred,” Daft Punk‘s “Get Lucky,” Paramore‘s “Ain’t It Fun,” A$AP Ferg‘s “Shabba,” Fetty Wap‘s “Trap Queen,” Katy Perry‘s “Teenage Dream,” and more in the 200-101 range.

The top 100 includes Rihanna’s “Bitch Better Have My Money,” Hurray for the Riff Raff‘s “Pa’lante,” Radiohead‘s “True Love Waits,” Meek Mill‘s “Dreams and Nightmares (Intro),” Frank Ocean‘s “Pyramids,” Rich Gang‘s “Lifestyle,” Destroyer‘s “Chinatown,” Charli XCX‘s “Track 10,” Deerhunter‘s “Desire Lines,” Dej Loaf‘s “Try Me,” Blood Orange‘s “You’re Not Good Enough,” Lana Del Rey‘s “The greatest,” Jeremih‘s “Oui,” Kanye West’s “Ultralight Beam,” The National‘s “Bloodbuzz Ohio,” Perfume Genius‘ “Queen,” Tyler the Creator‘s “Yonkers,” Beach House‘s “Zebra,” FKA twigs‘ “Two Weeks,” Kacey Musgraves‘ “Slow Burn,” Drake‘s “Worst Behavior,” Phoebe Bridgers‘ “Motion Sickness,” Rihanna’s “We Found Love,” EMA‘s “California,” Future‘s “March Madness,” David Bowie‘s “Blackstar,” Miguel‘s “Adorn,” Taylor Swift‘s “All Too Well,” Vince Staples‘ “Norf Norf,” Disclosure & Sam Smith‘s “Latch,” Solange‘s “Losing You,” Camp Cope‘s “The Opener,” Kendrick Lamar‘s “Bitch, Don’t Kill My Vibe,” Arcade Fire‘s “Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains),” Ariana Grande‘s “thank u, next,” Tame Impala‘s “Let It Happen,” Robyn‘s “Call Your Girlfriend,” Lorde‘s “The Louvre,” SZA‘s “The Weekend,” Courtney Barnett‘s “Avant Gardener,” SOPHIE‘s “Bipp,” Kanye West’s “Monster,” Jai Paul‘s “BTSTU (edit),” Rae Sremmurd’s “Black Beatles,” Future Islands‘ “Seasons (Waiting on You),” LCD Soundsystem‘s “Dance Yrself Clean,” Fiona Apple‘s “Every Single Night,” Ariel Pink‘s “Round and Round,” Cardi B‘s “Bodak Yellow,” Joanna Newsom‘s “Good Intentions Paving Co.,” Beyonce‘s “Countdown,” M.I.A.‘s “Bad Girls,” Bon Iver‘s “Holocene,” FKA twigs’ “Cellophane,” Todd Terje‘s “Inspector Norse,” Rosalía‘s “Malamente (Cap.1: Augurio),” ANOHNI‘s “Drone Bomb Me,” Drake’s “Hold On, We’re Going Home,” and more.

And here’s the top 20…

20. M83 – “Midnight City”
19. Vampire Weekend – “Hannah Hunt”
18. Kanye West – “Runaway” (ft. Pusha T)
17. Jamie xx – “Gosh”
16. The 1975 – “Love It If We Made It”
15. Rihanna – “Work” (ft. Drake)
14. Angel Olsen – “Shut Up Kiss Me”
13. Chief Keef – “I Don’t Like” (ft. Lil Reese)
12. Sky Ferreira – “Everything Is Embarrassing”
11. Bill Callahan – “Riding for the Feeling”
10. Lil Uzi Vert – “XO TOUR Llif3″
9. Lana Del Rey – “Video Games”
8. Solange – “Cranes in the Sky”
7. Mitski – “Your Best American Girl”
6. Azealia Banks – “212”
5. Frank Ocean – “Thinkin Bout You”
4. Beyonce – “Formation”
3. Robyn – “Dancing on My Own”
2. Grimes – “Oblivion”
1. Kendrick Lamar – “Alright”

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You can read commentary on each of their 200 song picks here, read a letter from editor in chief Puja Patel about Pitchfork’s best of 2010s project here, and stay tuned for P4k’s albums list.

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