100 Best Songs of the 2000s

From Beyonce and Lady Gaga to Radiohead and Kanye West, these are the best songs from the first decade of the 21st Century

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Amerie, '1 Thing'

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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