.

Christian Hoard's Best of 2010

Page 2 of 2

Singles

1. Ke$ha, "Tik Tok"
She's almost as polarizing as Kanye — people really hate this song, which I take as more proof of its genius. I like to imagine she and Dr. Luke kept listening to playback and going, "Not dumb enough!"

2. Robyn, "Dancing on My Own"
The most perfect of all the perfect songs she gave us in 2010.

Critic's Picks: Jody Rosen's Best Albums and Songs of 2010

3. Die Antwoord, "Enter the Ninja"

4. Kanye West, "Power"

5. The National, "Bloodbuzz Ohio"

6. Les Savy Fav, "Let's Get Out of Here"
Archers of Loaf-style guitar clamor plus raw boy-voices singing, "we got mouths, let's make 'em moan." Overtly horny indie-rock — sort of rare, right?

Critic's Picks: Will Hermes' Best Albums and Singles of 2010

7. Far East Movement, "Like a G6"
The song puking one stall over from "Tik Tok."

8. Lindstrom & Christabelle, "Lovesick"

Rolling Stone's Best of 2010: Music, Movies, Videos, Photos and More

9. Spoon, "The Mystery Zone"

10. Gucci Mane, "Lemonade"

To read the new issue of Rolling Stone online, plus the entire RS archive: Click Here

prev
Music Main Next

blog comments powered by Disqus
Around the Web
Powered By ZergNet
Daily Newsletter

Get the latest RS news in your inbox.

Sign up to receive the Rolling Stone newsletter and special offers from RS and its
marketing partners.

X

We may use your e-mail address to send you the newsletter and offers that may interest you, on behalf of Rolling Stone and its partners. For more information please read our Privacy Policy.

Song Stories

“You Oughta Know”

Alanis Morissette | 1995

This blunt, bitter breakup song -- famous for its line "Would she go down on you in a theater?" -- was long rumored to be about Alanis Morissette getting dumped by Full House actor Dave Coulier. But while she never confirmed it was about him (Coulier himself says it is, however), she insisted the song wasn't all about scorn. "By no means is this record just a sexual, angry record," she told Rolling Stone. "The song wasn't written for the sake of revenge. It was written for the sake of release. I'm actually a pretty rational, calm person."

More Song Stories entries »
 
www.expandtheroom.com