100 Best Songs of the 2000s

100 Best Songs of the 2000s

Amerie, '1 Thing'
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22. Amerie, '1 Thing'

Amerie sounds breathless on this R&B smash about getting sucked into an ex's orbit. The beat samples the New Orleans funksters the Meters, the biggest airplay they ever got — right before Katrina hit.

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