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50 songs from last year – #26 – Röyksopp & Robyn – Do It Again

A theme this year seems to be “I wasn’t into them before, but this is great.” This goes for Robyn more than it does for Royksopp.

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50 songs from last year – #27 – Serebro – Ya Tebya Ne Otdam

Russian girl group, rubbish cheap music video. Obviously I like the song though, or it wouldn’t be here.

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50 songs from last year – #28 – Daniel Avery – Drone Logic

Not enough dance music on this list so far, so let’s rectify that.

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50 songs from last year – #29 – Klaxons – Atom to Atom (second half)

Bit of a quandry here – my least favourite bit of the (very good) new Klaxons album is the first half of Atom to Atom, but my favourite bit is the second half of Atom to Atom. So I’m selecting … Continue reading

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50 songs from last year – #30 – Taylor Swift – Shake It Off

Taylor Swift enters her imperial phase.

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50 songs from last year – #31 – Jamie xx – Sleep Sound

My choices seem a bit predictable at this point, but this had to be here really. Though ‘All Under One Roof Raving’ would’ve been much more interesting to talk about, this is still the obvious highlight of his two singles … Continue reading

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50 songs from last year – #32 – Flying Lotus – Never Catch Me ft. Kendrick Lamar

Someone on the internet called this “Dad music” – and you can sort of see what they mean, until you get to the instrumental break at 3.20. Dailymotion link again for silly geographical rights reasons.

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