The 100 Best Songs of 2012 as Determined By Combining 23 Other Publications' Best Songs Lists

Categories: Best of 2012
100. Kendrick Lamar - "Sing About Me / I'm Thirsty" (BPM #4, PMA #5)
99. Passion Pit - "Take A Walk" (RS #3, P $42, PM #64)
98. John Talabot - "Destiny" (X8 #10, P4K #72, LBF #46, NPR *, PMA *)
97 (tie). Kendrick Lamar - "Cartoon and Cereal" (CX #2, Fact #4)
97 (tie). Joy Orbison - "Ellipses" (LWE #3, RA #3)
95 (tie). Rick Ross - "Hold Me Back" (BET # 24, CX #32, PD #58)
95 (tie). Nicki Minaj - "Starships" (PD #12, BET #29, PM #68)
93. Rhye -"The Fall" (PMA #20, LBF #30, P4K #53)
92. Kanye West, Pusha T, and Ghostface Killah - "New God Flow" (BET #26, CS #34, GvB #42)
91. Lower Dens - "Brains" (NR #27, GvB #41, P #48, P4K #84)
90. Lotus Plaza - "Monoliths" (BPM #31, CoS #34, P #47, P4K #87)
89. Santigold - "Disparate Youth" (PMA #24, CX #33, SP #33)
88. Sleigh Bells - "Comeback Kid" (SP #9, P #24, PD #62, BPM #9)
87 (tie). Killer Mike - "Reagan" (NR #19, PM #37, P4K #37 PMA *)
87 (tie). Jack White - "Love Interruption" (SP #27, PM #26, CoS #30, 
87 (tie). Future - "Turn on the Lights" (CX #14, F #20 P4K #49)
84. Bookworms - "African Rhythm" (LWE #7, F #25, RA #49)
83. Tame Impala - "Elephant" (NME #10, P #21, BPM #55, NPR *) 
82. Charli XCX - "You're The One" (PMA #13, PM #28, PD #31
81. Beach House - "Wild" (LBF #26, SP #15, GVB #30)
80. Tanline - "All of Me" (P #37, RS #43, CoS #47, PD #50, NPR *)
79 (tie). Rihanna - "Where Have You Been?" (PD #13, G #20, SP #33)
79 (tie). fun. - "Some Nights" (RS #11, PD #26, PM #29)
77. 2 Chainz - "No Lie" (BET #11, CX #17,PD #36)
76. Twin Shadow - "Five Seconds" (CoS #16, P #17, CX #37, PD #100)
75 (tie). Joy Orbison & Boddika - "Swims" (X8 #4, F #24, RA #28)
75 (tie). Death Grips - "Hacker" (BPM #17, NR #24, GvB #25, PMA *) 
73. Rick Ross - "Stay Schemin'" (CX #8, BET #9, P4k #66, PD #74)
72. The Lumineers - "Hey Ho" (P #8, PD #17, RS #26)
71. Lana Del Rey - "Ride" (CX #8, GvB #15, NR #36, PMA *)
70. Mumford & Sons - "I Will Wait" (SP #7, RS #13, AS#43, PD #84,)
69 (tie). Zebra Katz - "Ima Read" (F #6, G #9, NME #45, GvB #85)
69 (tie). The XX - "Angels" (NR #14, CX #26, CoS #38, P4K #77, NPR *)
69 (tie). El-P - "The Full Retard" (BPM #10, CoS #31, P4K #41, PM #73, PMA *)
66. French Montana - "Pop That" (BET #3, PD #20, CX #22 , NPR *)
65. Head High - "Rave (Dirt Mix)" - (LWE #5, RA #16, X8 #20)
64. Leonard Cohen - "Going Home" (AS #4, SR #11, RS #20)
63. Mac Demarco - "Ode to Victory" (BPM #22, CX #22, NR #32, P4K #59)
62. First Aid Kit - "Emmylou" (P #3, RS#10, GvB #27, PMA*) 
61. Kendrick Lamar - "Bitch Don't Kill My Vibe" (P4K #4, SP #23, PM #54, BPM #57, PMA *) 
60. DIIV - "How Long Have You Known?" - (SP#5, LBF #20, BPM #29, P4K #67)
59. Blur - "Under The Westway" - (NME #3, G #10, PM #16, P4K #9_)
58. Killer Mike - "Big Beast" (PM #12, CoS #18, P #31, P4K #57)
57. Cat Power - "Nothin' But TIme" (P #19, P4K #28, PM #33, AS #34)
56 (tie). The Men - "Open Your Heart" (P #16, BPM #20, NR #37, P4K #40)
56 (tie). A$AP Rocky - "Fuckin' Problem" (CX #21, SP#25, BET #30, SR #34)
54. Savages - "Husbands" (G #8, NME #11, SP #39, P4K #57)
53. Burial - "Kindred" (RA #8, LWE #9, CoS #36, BPM #53)
52. Andres - "New 4 U" (F #1, RA #1, LWE #1)
51. Chromatics - "Back From The Grave" (GvB #9, PMA #16, X8 #21, F #57)


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@largeheartedboy I've heard like 5 of those songs. #yearofoutoftouchme

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