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    Gosh, I hope that starting this topic doesn’t piss off smurty11. I guess the same rules that apply to their Best Albums of 2020 (So Far) list apply to to this one as well.

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    Boz
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    I’ll keep it one song per artist.

    1. Kiana Ledé feat. Lucky Daye – Forfeit.
    2. Conan Gray – The Story
    3. Dua Lipa – Levitating
    4. Lady Gaga – 911
    5. Joji – Run
    6. The 1975 – Jesus Christ 2005 God Bless America
    7. Tame Impala – Breathe Deeper
    8. Rina Sawayama – XS
    9. H.E.R feat. YG – Slide
    10. Bad Bunny – 25/8

    FYC: Conan Gray - Best New Artist
    Kid Krow - AOTY, Pop Vocal Album
    The Story, Comfort Crowd - SOTY
    Maniac - ROTY, Pop Solo Perf

    FYC: Run the Jewels
    RTJ4 - AOTY, Best Rap Album
    walking in the snow - ROTY, SOTY, Rap Song, Rap Perf

    FYC: Ariana Grande
    Rain On Me (w/Lady Gaga): ROTY, SOTY, Pop DG Perf, BMV
    Nobody (w/ Chaka Khan) - Trad R&B Perf.

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    fortheculture
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    1. Mall Grab: Sunflower
    2. Lil Uzi: Venetia
    3. James Ruskin: Consumer Patterns
    4. Playboi Carti: @ MEHH
    5. The Weeknd: After Hours
    6. Waxahatchee: Fire
    7. Arca: Time
    8. Recondite: Tunnel
    9. Disclosure: Tondo
    10. Bicep: Atlas
    11. The Weeknd: Snowchild
    12. Lil Baby: The Bigger Picture
    13. Grimes: Delete Forever
    14. StaySolidRocky: Party Girl
    15. Lil Uzi: Myron
    16. Jamie XX: I Don’t Know
    17. Gunna: Skybox
    18. Caribou: Never Come Back
    19. Halsey: You Should Be Sad
    20. Lady Gaga ft. Ariana Grande: Rain on Me
    21. Kygo ft. Kim Petras: Broken Glass
    22. Perfume Genius: Describe
    23. The Soft Pink Truth: We
    24. Ekali ft. Reo Cragan: Runaway
    25. Mac Miller: Good News
    26. Tame Impala: Breathe Deeper

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    5arteet
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    Doing the same thing as Boz (one song per artist)

    1. Dua Lipa – “Love Again”
    2. Rina Sawayama – “Bad Friend”
    3. The 1975 – “If You’re Too Shy (Let Me Know)”
    4. The Weeknd – “After Hours”
    5. Lady Gaga & Ariana Grande – “Rain On Me”
    6. Fiona Apple – “Shameika”
    7. LÉON – “In a Stranger’s Arms”
    8. Kelsea Ballerini – “needy”
    9. Dixie Chicks – “Gaslighter”
    10. Chloe x Halle – “Ungodly Hour”

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    Seven
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    One per artist here too

    1. Leon – Theophilius London
    2. Alone Again – The Weeknd
    3. I Love Louis Cole – Thundercat
    4. I Want War – Kali Uchis
    5. Savage Remix – Megan Thee Stallion ft Beyoncé
    6. Is It True – Tame Impala
    7. Tape – Starchild ft Toro Y Moi
    8. Split Decision – PARTYNEXTDOOR
    9. Do You – Knxwledge
    10. Lowkey – Teyana Taylor ft Erykah Badu

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    1. Halsey, 929
    2. Conan Gray, Heather
    3. Lil Baby, Emotionally Scarred
    4. Run the Jewels, walking in the snow
    5. Perfume Genius, Jason
    6. Joji, Run
    7. Dua Lipa, Love Again
    8. Kiana Lede ft. Lucky Daye, Forefeit
    9. Fiona Apple, I Want You to Love Me
    10. The Weeknd, Nothing Compares
    11. Lil Baby, The Bigger Picture
    12. Don Toliver, After Party
    13. Halsey, More
    14. Jojo, Think About You
    15. Fiona Apple, Shameika
    16. The 1975, The Birthday Party
    17. Lady Gaga, 911
    18. Westside Gunn ft. Freddis Gibbs and Roc Maricano, $500 Ounces
    19. Lady Gaga ft. Elton John, Sine from Above
    20. Jay Electronica and Jay-Z, A.P.I.D.T.A.

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    Top ten (in progress)

    1. Mother of Muses (Bob Dylan)
    2. Sine From Above (Lady Gaga and Elton John)
    3. Something to Rap About (Freddie Gibbs, Alchemist, Tyler the Creator)
    4. Don’t Wanna (Haim)
    5. Golden Oldies (RA The Rugged Man, Atmosphere)
    6. Under the Table (Fiona Apple)
    7. Selfless (The Strokes)
    8. Universal Solider (Jay Electronica)
    9. 35.31 (Childish Gambino)
    10. The Steps (Haim)

    alt: Time (Childish Gambino), COFFIN (Jessie Reyez), Godzilla (Eminem), First Rose of Spring (Willie Nelson)

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    • Heather Conan Gray
    • Bad Friend Rina Sawayama
    • Under The Table Fiona Apple
    • 3 AM Halsey
    • Now I Don’t Hate California After All Carly Rae Jepsen
    • Cornelia Street- Live From Paris Taylor Swift
    • Levitating Dua Lipa
    • 911 Lady Gaga
    • Julianna Calm Down Dixie Chicks
    • Black And White Niall Horan
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    No Particular Order:

    Stupid Love- Lady gaga
    Alice- Lady gaga
    Babylon- Lady gaga
    Cool- Dua Lipa
    Everything I wanted- Billie Eilish
    Save Your Tears- The Weeknd
    Blinding Lights- The Weeknd
    To Die For- Sam Smith
    Watermelon Sugar- Harry Styles
    Do It- Toni Braxton

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    *songs are chosen by if they were released this year, song added towards an album released in 2020 that has been released prior to oct. 19th 2019, as well as songs that have gain traction on the charts recently*

    1. Posthumous Forgiveness (Tame Impala)
    2. For Her (Fiona Apple)
    3. walking in the snow (Run The Jewels)
    4. Don’t Start Now (Dua Lipa)
    5. Forever (Charli XCX)
    6. Blinding Lights (The Weeknd)
    7. Me & You Together Song (The 1975)
    8. STFU (Rina Sawayama)
    9. Savage REMIX (Megan Thee Stallion feat. Beyoncé)
    10. Describe/On The Floor (Perfume Genius$

    I add some more songs you should check out though:

    • Funny Thing ~ Thundercat
    • Safaaera ~ Bad Bunny
    • Guilty Conscience ~ 070 Shake
    • Complicated ~ Mac Miller
    • BLOODMONEY ~ Poppy
    • Delete Forever ~ Grimes
    • People I’ve Been Sad ~  Christine & The Queens
    • Run ~ Joji
    • 4 American Dollars ~ US Girls
    • Cut Me ~ Moses Sumney
    • Thos Moser ~ Gupi & Fraxon
    • WHATS POPPIN ~ Jack Harlow
    • If You Can’t Do It Good, Do It Hard ~ Against All Logic
    • Gospel For A New Country ~  Yves Tumor
    • Need Your Love ~ Tenis
    • Anyone ~ Demi Lovato
    • Futsal Shuffle 2020 ~ Lil Uzi Vert
    • Held Down ~ Laura Marling
    • 1000 Doves ~ Lady Gaga
    • Loaded ~ HMLTD
    • Dealer  ~ RMR
    • Bottle Black Power Buy The Businesses ~ Quelle Chris & Chris Keys
    • Like I Loved You ~ Caribou

    FYC:
    AOTY: Fetch the Bolt Cutters or After Hours
    ROTY & SOTY: Blinding Lights & Don’t Start Now
    BNA: Megan Thee Stallion or Rina Sawayama
    Rap Album: RTJ4
    Pop Album: SAWAYAMA
    Rock Album: The New Abnormal
    R&B Performance: Do It

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    Run the Jewels – a few words for the firing squad
    Lucinda Williams – Man Without A Soul
    Lady Gaga – Rain On Me
    Fiona Apple – Shameika
    Hinds – Good Bad Times
    HAIM – Los Angeles
    Charli XCX – Forever
    Jessie Ware – Spotlight
    Dua Lipa – Levitating
    Rina Sawayama – Tokyo Love Hotel

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    I haven’t listened to everything yet but here’s my Top 10 for now. As before, I’m only including one song per artist and only songs released after 2020 unless they released in 2019 but had their main promotional push in 2020 (like Say So)

    1: In Your Eyes (Remix)-The Weeknd ft. Doja Cat (2nd Version)

    2: Love Again-Dua Lipa

    3: X-Jonas Brothers ft. KAROL G

    4: Godzilla-Eminem ft. Juice Wrld

    5: Rain On Me-Lady Gaga ft. Ariana Grande

    6: Say So-Doja Cat

    7: 3AM-Halsey

    8: BFF-Kesha ft. Wrabel

    Honorable mentions: Level of Concern-Twenty One Pilots, Gaslighter-Dixie Chicks, Intentions-Justin Bieber ft. Quavo, Kill My Mind-Louis Tomlinson, Checkmate-Conan Grey

    Stream After Hours and In Your Eyes (Remix)

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    I haven’t listened to everything yet but here’s my Top 8 for now. As before, I’m only including one song per artist and only songs released after 2020 unless they released in 2019 but had their main promotional push in 2020 (like Say So)

    1: In Your Eyes (Remix)-The Weeknd ft. Doja Cat (2nd Version)

    2: Love Again-Dua Lipa

    3: X-Jonas Brothers ft. KAROL G

    4: Godzilla-Eminem ft. Juice Wrld

    5: Rain On Me-Lady Gaga ft. Ariana Grande

    6: Say So-Doja Cat

    7: 3AM-Halsey

    8: BFF-Kesha ft. Wrabel

    Honorable mentions: Level of Concern-Twenty One Pilots, Gaslighter-Dixie Chicks, Intentions-Justin Bieber ft. Quavo, Kill My Mind-Louis Tomlinson, Checkmate-Conan Grey

    Stream After Hours and In Your Eyes (Remix)

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    One per artist:

    • 070 Shake – “Morrow”
    • BC Camplight – “I Only Drink When I’m Drunk”
    • Beyoncé – “Black Parade”
    • Fiona Apple – “Relay”
    • Freddie Gibbs & The Alchemist – “Baby $hit”
    • Mac Miller – “Blue World”
    • Megan Thee Stallion – “Savage Remix” (feat. Beyoncé)
    • Moses Sumney – “In Bloom”
    • Run the Jewels – “JU$T” (feat. Pharrell Williams & Zack de la Rocha)
    • Thundercat – “Black Qualls” (feat. Steve Lacy, Steve Arrington & Childish Gambino)
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    Best Songs (so far):

    1. Blinding Lights – The Weekend

    2. The Birthday Party – The 1975

    3. Say So – Doja Cat

    4. Physical – Dua Lipa

    5. Borderline – Tame Impala

    6. Kyoto – Phoebe Bridgers

    7. Lying on the Floor – Violent Soho

    8. The Box – Roddy Ricch

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