Top 20 Songs Of 2009

2009 proved to be another good year for music. I wanted to put together a list of my top 10 songs for the year, but there were so many great songs that I had to broaden the list to 20. The songs in my list are those, that no matter how much I have heard them, continue to excite me.

Here’s my list:

  1. Song: Bricks And Mortar
    Artist: Editors
    Album: In This Light And On This Evening
  2. Song: The Wanting Comes In Waves/Repaid
    Artist: The Decemberists
    Album: The Hazards Of Love
  3. Song: While You Wait For The Others
    Artist: Grizzly Bear
    Album: Veckatimest
  4. Song: Daylight
    Artist: Matt & Kim
    Album: Grand
  5. Song: Skeletons
    Artist: Yeah Yeah Yeahs
    Album: It’s Blitz!
  6. Song: Lisztomania
    Artist: Phoenix
    Album: Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
  7. Song: Gimme Sympathy
    Artist: Metric
    Album: Fantasies
  8. Song: All We Want, Baby, Is Everything
    Artist: Handsome Furrs
    Album: Face Control
  9. Song: This Must Be It
    Artist: Royksopp
    Album: Junior
  10. Song: Waitin’ For A Superman
    Artist: Iron & Wine
    Album: Around The Well
  11. Song: Ramona Was A Waitress
    Artist: Paul Dempsy
    Album: Everything Is True
  12. Song: So Far Around The Bend
    Artist: The National
    Album: Dark Was The Night
  13. Song: Coin Laundry
    Artist: Lisa Mitchell
    Album: Wonder
  14. Song: Wait It Out
    Artist: Imogen Heap
    Album: Elipse
  15. Song: The Party
    Artist: St. Vincent
    Album: Actor
  16. Song: Heavy Cross
    Artist: The Gossip
    Album: Music for Men
  17. Song: Ce N’est Pas Bon
    Artist: Amadou & Mariam
    Album: Welcome To Mali
  18. Song: Pulling On A Line
    Artist: Great Lake Swimmers
    Album: Lost Channels
  19. Song: Chinese
    Artist: Lily Allen
    Album: It’s Not Me, It’s You
  20. Song: Swans
    Artist: Camera Obscura
    Album: My Maudlin Career

Feel free to download my top 20 songs (141 MB) of 2009, but remember, if you like it, buy it.


Comments (2)

    • Thanks Greg. Haven’t heard of Tame Impala or Dappled cities. Will have to check them out. I heard Kasabian had an album out this year, but haven’t heard it.

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