Best Songs of 2017

1 The Underside of Power by Algiers
2 HUMBLE. by Kendrick Lamar
3 Real Death by Mount Eerie
4 Total Entertainment Forever by Father John Misty
5 The Evil Has Landed by Queens of The Stone Age
6 Pa’lante by Hurray for the Riff Raff
7 Little Fictions by Elbow
8 Come Meh Way by Sudan Archives
9 Los Ageless by St. Vincent
10 The Grocery by Manchester Orchestra
11 Soothing by Laura Marling
12 Ascension (feat. Vince Staples) by Gorillaz
13 Bourgeois King by Andrew Combs
14 Mother by Idles
15 The Sky Is A Neighborhood by Foo Fighters
16 Put Jewels On It (feat. Run the Jewels) by Statik Selektah
17 Noise Pollution (feat. Mary Elizabeth Winstead & Zoe Manville) [Version A, Vocal Up Mix 1.3] by Portugal. The Man
18 People Say (Featuring Redman) by Wu-Tang Clan
19 Praying by Kesha
20 Finish What We Started by Anti-Flag
21 Lemon by N.E.R.D & Rihanna
22 Knocking at the Door by Arkells
23 Pass Me a Cloud by Just Say Nay
24 Can’t Do by Everything Everything
25 Governed by Contagions by At the Drive-In
26 Bones by Lea Porcelain
27 tonite by LCD Soundsystem
28 Southern Sisyphus by Whiskey Shivers
29 Carlow Town by Seamus Fogarty
30 1998 by The Dears
31 Only Songs by The Wild Reeds
32 Did It All by Gogol Bordello
33 Big Fish by Vince Staples
34 Oh! You Pretty Things by Lisa Hannigan
35 Losss by Björk
36 Can’t Take That Away by Brother Ali
37 Systematic (feat. Nas) by DJ Shadow
38 Enter Entirely by Cloud Nothings
39 4:44 by JAY-Z
40 Wild Grin by The Rural Alberta Advantage
41 This Is What It Comes Too by Raekwon
42 Roadless by Frightened Rabbit
43 This Ole King by WHY?
44 Go Honey by LUWTEN
45 That Message by Holy Holy
46 Oh Where by Kronos Quartet & Sam Amidon
47 S.O.S. (Sawed Off Shotgun) by The Glorious Sons
48 Tunnels, Pt. 2 by Joshua Burnside
49 Wearing a Bear by P.O.S
50 New Cydonia (feat. Hayley) by Starcadian
51 Breakfast by Shiny Wet Machine
52 Early Mourning by Mr. Lif & Akrobatik (The Perceptionists)
53 Star Roving by Slowdive
54 Philly Sinks by Aimee Mann
55 Creature Comfort by Arcade Fire
56 Pacifist’s Lament by Ani DiFranco
57 FOR MY PEOPLE by Joey Bada$$
58 Ayup by Spose
59 Little Bird by Tom Williams
60 Deathless (feat. Kamasi Washington) by Ibeyi
61 Love in a Time of Surveillance by Incubus
62 Kick Jump Twist by Sylvan Esso
63 Children’s Summon by Zeal & Ardor
64 Part Of Me Died by Roger Waters
65 New River by The Oh Hellos
66 I Feel Alright by Bonzai
67 By My Side by Bad//Dreems
68 The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness by The National
69 Mary by Big Thief
70 Somebody Better by Black Honey
71 Better Off by Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
72 Freeze Me by Death from Above 1979
73 What’s Goin’ Wrong by Justin Townes Earle
74 Tear It Down by Spoon
75 About a Bruise by Iron & Wine
76 Know No Better (feat. Travis Scott, Camila Cabello & Quavo) by Major Lazer
77 Deadly Valentine by Charlotte Gainsbourg
78 I Will Kill Again by Meursault
79 F**k Everything by Hairy Soul Man
80 Further by Wrekonize
81 Lights Out by Royal Blood
82 Threats of Romance by Marilyn Manson
83 La Ciudad by ODESZA
84 Peephole (feat. Jarren Benton) by Nappy Roots
85 Slip Away by Perfume Genius
86 Looking for the Rain by UNKLE
87 Betty Dreams of Green Men by Guerilla Toss
88 Rain in Soho by The Mountain Goats
89 All of Us (feat. Jay Electronica & Yummy Bingham) by Talib Kweli
90 The Background World by Nine Inch Nails
91 Distant Solar Systems by Julien Baker
92 From Now On by Hugh Jackman & The Greatest Showman Ensemble
93 Get Away by Big K.R.I.T.
94 Snake Eyes by Trouble
95 Twist in the Dark by Gold Class
96 Stay With Me by The Amazons
97 Astral Plane by Valerie June
98 Lions by Tristen
99 Matter of Time by Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
100 The Isle of Arran by Loyle Carner
101 Oh Devil by Electric Guest
102 Theme Music (feat. Swizz Beatz) by Fabolous & Jadakiss
103 Gwan by Rostam
104 You Came to Party (feat. Too $hort) by Meter Mobb
105 Antarctica by Grün
106 Annoyed Grunt by Neil Cicierega
107 Evil by Nadine Shah
108 Vessels by The Moonlandingz
109 Crushed (Hostile Nations) by Flogging Molly
110 Reverie by Annie Booth
111 Runnin’ Outta Luck (feat. Brandon Flowers) by Alex Cameron
112 Lionhead (Acoustic) by Pictish Trail
113 Chase Me (feat. Run The Jewels & Big Boi) [Music From The Motion Picture Baby Driver] by Danger Mouse
114 Rats by Pillow Queens
115 Send in the Clowns (feat. Lisa Hannigan) by Faultline
116 Hard Times by Paramore
117 Skyline by Broken Social Scene
118 Raise Hell (feat. Killer Mike & ChurchPpl) by Sir The Baptist
119 Nnge (feat. Toine) by Oddisee
120 Young Dumb & Broke by Khalid
121 Liberty Belle (Darklands Version) by FONTAINES D.C.
122 And so to Sleep by Ailie Blunnie
123 Migration by Bonobo
124 Mount Kushmore (feat. Redman, Method Man & B-Real) by Snoop Dogg
125 Mirage by Alexandra Savior
126 Wicked (feat. Eric Krasno) [Dirty Audio Remix] by GRiZ
127 The Galician Dinky by Gaelic Storm
128 Plastic Machinery by The Charlatans
129 Bad Liar by Selena Gomez
130 Lemon to a Knife Fight by The Wombats
131 In Undertow by Alvvays
133 The Pot Is On Fire by Ibibio Sound Machine
134 Midsummer by Katie Von Schleicher
135 Towels by For Foresters
136 Through a Glass by Henry Jamison
137 Louder by Tanya Morgan
138 On Hold by The xx
139 When I Met You by David Bowie
140 Executioner’s Tax (Swing of the Axe) by Power Trip
141 The Bar Is Low by Pissed Jeans
142 Live Like Animals by Nothing But Thieves
143 Shine on Me by Dan Auerbach
144 In My Brain by The Hempolics
145 Forest by Rogue Wave
146 Hot Dogs by Aesop Rock
147 Georgia by Phoebe Bridgers
148 Bodies by Ham Sandwich
149 Dum Surfer by King Krule
150 The Stakeout by Russ
151 The Big Big Beat by Azealia Banks
152 Blood On Me by Sampha
153 The Fire by Bishop Briggs
154 Whiteout Conditions by The New Pornographers
155 Jupiter by Sufjan Stevens, Bryce Dessner, Nico Muhly & James McAlister
156 Formidable by The Big Moon
157 All I Can Think About Is You by Coldplay
158 Wise Guys (feat. Lil Fame & Freeway) by Kool G Rap
159 Hot Damn by Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas
160 Routine Cocooning by Electric Six
161 Echo Home by The Kills
162 Heavenward by Wolf Alice
163 All Night by Big Boi
164 Revolution Rock n Roll by Low Cut Connie
165 The Rarest Birds by Alison Moyet
166 Through the Sky by The Virginmarys
167 Call Your Name by Karen Elson
168 Dead Alive by The Shins
169 Anxi. (feat. Jenny Hval) by Kelly Lee Owens
170 Homemade Dynamite by Lorde
171 If We Were Vampires by Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit
172 3WW by alt-J
173 The Auld Triangle by Trembling Bells
174 Nobody (feat. Anderson .Paak, Black Thought & Moonchild) by Rapsody
175 Down and Out by EMA
176 Everything Is Forgiven by Juliana Hatfield
177 Way We Won’t by Grandaddy
178 Hell to the Liars by London Grammar
179 Arose by Eminem
180 L’âme au Mali by M, Toumani Diabaté, Amadou & Mariam & Jain
181 Mourning Sound by Grizzly Bear
182 America (feat. Black Thought, Chuck D, Big Lenbo & NO I.D.) by Logic
183 OMG (feat. Pusha T) [Bonus Track] by Vic Mensa
184 Fool’s Errand by Fleet Foxes
185 Shake Em Off by Syd
186 Could’ve Done It Better Before by Born Cages
187 Long Live the Chief by Jidenna
188 Manifesto by OverDoz.
189 Can We Hang On? by Cold War Kids
190 A Wall by Downtown Boys
191 Cindy OsO (feat. mOrimOtO) by NNAMDÏ
192 Phantom of Aleppoville by Benjamin Clementine
193 Can’t Hold On by The Black Lips
194 The Violence by Rise Against
195 Push On by The Allergies
196 North Side Star by Mastodon
197 Wolf Call by Floating Ballroom
198 Asia Black Market by Chynna
199 Thinking of a Place by The War on Drugs
200 Dream of Mickey Mantle by Bleachers
201 Only God Knows (feat. Leith Congregational Choir) by Young Fathers
202 No Known Drink or Drug by Japandroids
203 PHILOSOPHY! by Baio
204 Thunder and Lightning by Black Fast
205 The Meetings of the Waters by Fionn Regan
206 Nighttime Hunger by Overcoats
207 Almost Like Praying (feat. Artists for Puerto Rico) by Lin-Manuel Miranda
208 Fine Fine Day by Banditos
209 Dahlia by Pine The Pilcrow
210 No Stars by Rebekah Del Rio
211 Suzanne by Creeper
212 Fashion Week (feat. G-Eazy) by Wale
213 Into the World by John Smith
214 Friendamine by Josh Ritter
215 Golden Cage by Nilüfer Yanya
216 Finesse (Remix) [feat. Cardi B] by Bruno Mars
217 You’ll Never Walk Alone by Dropkick Murphys
218 You Kill Me by Bedouine
219 Strong Woman by Jen Cloher
220 In the Still by Come on Live Long
221 Bug Thief by Iglooghost
222 The Storm by Primus
223 My Children by Protomartyr
224 Energy by B Boys
225 The Embers by Vagabon
226 Brain Go by Irontom
227 You are the Problem Here by First Aid Kit
228 Crash My Car by Speak The Truth… Even If Your Voice Shakes
229 Silver by Waxahatchee
230 The Angry Laughing God by Alasdair Roberts
231 Chained to the Rhythm (feat. Lil Yachty) by Katy Perry
232 Witch Doctor by Hopsin
233 Floating By by Washed Out
234 Battle Cry by Jack White
235 Nite Expo by Oh Sees
236 He Is the Voice I Hear by The Black Madonna
237 Classic (Remix) [feat. Method Man] by Cortez
238 Maid of the Mist by Diet Cig
239 Ocean by Goldfrapp
240 Comeback Kid by Kasabian
241 Fortunate Child by Villagers & Nico Muhly
242 New Streets by Wilder Maker
243 Regrets by Zipper Club
244 20 Karat Jesus by Freddie Gibbs
245 Turn No More (feat. James Dean Bradfield) by Public Service Broadcasting
246 Hotter Colder by This Is the Kit
247 Astronaut (Something About Your Love) by Mansionair
248 Daisy by Wavves
249 The Bus Song by Jay Som
250 Six Flags in F or G by Surfer Blood
251 Star Sign by Benjamin Gibbard
252 Living on the 110 by Prophets of Rage
253 I Don’t Know My Name by Grace VanderWaal
254 Oh, River by Christopher Paul Stelling
255 When You Were Mine by Lambchop
256 When to Talk and When to Listen by Current Swell
257 Lions’ Den by Pumarosa
258 Dragonfly by Pumarosa
259 77: Life Ain’t All Bad by The Magnetic Fields
260 76: Hustle 76 by The Magnetic Fields
261 Meet Me at the Creek by Billy Strings
262 Habbie Doobie by The Texas Gentlemen
263 Darkness Falls So Quiet by Nicole Atkins
264 Switch by My Terrible Friend
265 Everyone She Meets by The Railsplitters
266 When I Called Your Name by Twisted Pine
267 Fall at Your Feet by Trout Steak Revival
268 Grass by Nora Jane Struthers
269 Vampire by The Dawn Brothers
270 So U Wanna Be a Superstar by MonoNeon
271 Start Running by The Comet Is Coming
272 Don’t Call My Name by Skinshape
273 Iceberg by Five Alarm Funk
274 Black Sails by Mammal Hands
275 Riga Black by Chuck Johnson
276 Time Undone by Kalu & The Electric Joint
277 The End of Corporatism by Cameron Graves
278 Real Talk by Awon, Dephlow & Phoniks
279 Every Season (feat. Awon) by Anti-Lilly & Phoniks
280 Father & Son by Figub Brazlevic
281 Sibling by Mister T.
282 Master Plan by Damu The Fudgemunk & Raw Poetic
283 Relentless by Scarboro
284 Foul by Football, Etc.
285 Terror Bird by Bent Knee
286 Kosmos (Grooves of Triumph) by Amplifier
287 Velours by Anomalie
288 Part XV by Prequell
289 Sensory Fade by Nym
290 Aridus by Hades Of Spades
291 Make Me Feel Good by Zoogma
292 Picasso by Michael Head & The Red Elastic Band
293 Tjønneblomen by Gjermund Haugen
294 Hook & Crook by Antibalas
295 Hiperfónica (feat. Miguel Quitério) by Luis Peixoto
296 Trúnó by Moses Hightower
297 Nighean Donn Nan Gobhar / Brenda & Bill’s by Jenna Moynihan & Mairi Chaimbeul
298 Na Hora de por a Mesa by Isabella Bretz
299 Cleanse the Bloodlines by Unleash the Archers
300 Melt Your Mind by Mutoid Man
301 The Great Filter by Mesarthim
302 Ain’t Got a Reason by Walker Lukens
303 Cosmic Radio by My Baby
304 Fall Apart by Surf Dads
305 Flair by SCALLER
306 The Future by Bad Manion
307 Blind in the Fray by The Last Revel
308 Gangar Etter Eivind Spellemann by Aerialists
309 Alaska by Maggie Rogers