Best of 2017: Songs of the Year (25–1)

Here’s the complete list on Spotify

25. “I’m the One” / DJ Khaled (ft. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper and Lil Wayne)

24. “Congratulations” / Post Malone (feat. Quavo)

23. “Charlotte Gainsbourg” / Rest

22. “No One Knows Me (Like the Piano)” / Sampha

21. “Call it What You Want” / Taylor Swift

Taylor takes the “L” but it’s OK because she’s in love and can’t be touched.

20. “The Weekend” / SZA

Sidechick National Anthem.

19. “Perfect Places” / Lorde

18. “Show You the Way” / Thundercat (ft. Kenny Loggins, Micheal McDonald)

Someone pass the Bartles and James and try not to scuff my Sperry’s.

17. “Sorry Not Sorry” / Demi Lovato

16. “Sacrifices” / Drake (feat. 2 Chainz and Young Thug)

15. “Bank Account” / 21 Savage

Issa Sesame Street lesson.

14. “Never Been Wrong” / Waxahatchee

13. “Any Party” / Feist

12. “Boredom” / Tyler, the Creator (feat. Rex Orange County)

11. “Praying” / Ke$ha

10. “XO TOUR Llif3” / Lil Uzi Vert

Kurt Cobain with a septum piercing.

9. “Mask Off” / Future

8. “Most Girls” / Hailee Steinfeld

Technically and by definition *most* girls are average but whatever, this still bangs.

7. “Biking” / Frank Ocean (feat. Jay-Z and Tyler, the Creator)

6. “Homeade Dynamite (Remix)” / Lorde (feat. SZA, Khalid and Post Malone)

5. “The Story of O.J.” / Jay-Z

Globalist Jewish banking conspiracy theories aside, Jay-Z has always been a master of explaining what it’s like to be a black man in America.

4. “Despacito (Remix)” / Luis Fonsi (feat. Daddy Yankee and Justin Bieber)

3. “Crew” / Goldlink (feat. Brent Faiyaz and Shy Glizzy)

2. “Humble” / Kendrick Lamar

  1. “Bad and Boujee” / Migos (feat. Lil Uzi Vert)
Metro’s woozy beat and the greatest rap hook this side of “In Da Club” and “Ride Wit Me.” This song grabbed the number 1 spot in January and never let go. Wire to Wire.