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Year in Review 2007
Rank Artist Song
1 Wilco Impossible Germany
2 Feist 1234
3 Amy Winehouse Rehab
4 Peter Bjorn and John Young Folks
5 Bruce Springsteen Radio Nowhere
6 Brandi Carlile The Story
7 Modest Mouse Dashboard
8 Ryan Adams Two
9 Spoon The Underdog
10 Bright Eyes Four Winds
11 Robert Plant and Allison Krauss Gone Gone Gone
12 Grace Potter & The Nocturnals Ah Mary
13 Arcade Fire Keep the Car Running
14 Bruce Springsteen Girls in their Summer Clothes
15 The White Stripes Icky Thump
16 LCD Soundsystem North American Scum
17 Arcade Fire No Cars Go
18 Sea Wolf You’re a Wolf
19 Tegan and Sara Back in your Head
20 Iron and Wine Boy with a Coin
21 Josh Ritter Right Moves
22 Loudon Wainwright III Daughter
23 Patty Griffin Heavenly Day
24 Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova Falling Slowly
25 Kaiser Chiefs Ruby
26 Patty Griffin No Bad News
27 Rilo Kiley Silver Lining
28 The New Pornographers My Rights Versus Yours
29 Cold War Kids Hang Me Up to Dry
30 Wilco What Light
31 Eddie Vedder Hard Sun
32 The Shins Australia
33 Steve Earle City of Immigrants
34 Radiohead Weird Fishes Arpeggi
35 John Doe feat. Kathleen Edwards The Golden State
36 Feist I Feel It All
37 Kings of Leon On Call
38 Spoon Don't You Evah
39 Amy Winehouse You Know that I’m No Good
40 Beck Timebomb
41 The Shins Phantom Limb
42 Lily Allen Knock ‘Em Out
43 Fountains of Wayne Traffic and Weather
44 The Cat Empire The Car Song
45 Josh Ritter The Temptation of Adam
46 Fountains of Wayne Someone to Love
47 Flight of The Conchords Business Time
48 Modest Mouse Missed the Boat
49 Robert Plant and Allison Krauss Please Read the Letter
50 The Fratellis Whistle for the Choir
51 The National Mistaken for Strangers
52 Andrew Bird Imitosis
53 Spoon You Got Yr Cherry Bomb
54 Feist Sealion
55 Dr. Dog Worst Trip
56 Ingrid Michaelson The Way I Am
57 The National Fake Empire
58 Lily Allen LDN
59 Feist My Moon My Man
60 Radiohead 15 Step
61 The Fratellis Chelsea Dagger
62 Neil Young Ordinary People
63 Mark Ronson feat. Amy Winehouse Valerie
64 Amy Lavere Killing Him
65 Arcade Fire Intervention
66 KT Tunstall Hold On
67 Sea Wolf Winter Windows
68 John Butler Trio Better Than
69 Cold War Kids We Used to Vacation
70 Rilo Kiley The Moneymaker
71 John Fogerty Don’t You Wish It Were True
72 David Gray You’re the World to Me
73 Lily Allen Smile
74 Brandi Carlile Turpentine
75 The Cat Empire Sly
76 Paolo Nutini New Shoes
77 Band Of Horses Is There a Ghost?
78 Josh Ritter To the Dogs or Whoever
79 Rufus Wainwright Going to a Town
80 Jonatha Brooke Careful What You Wish For
81 Wilco Walken
82 Radiohead Reckoner
83 Lucinda Williams Are You Alright?
84 Bruce Springsteen Livin’ in the Future
85 Arcade Fire Black Mirror
86 Dan Le Sac Vs. Scroobius Pip Thou Shalt Always Kill
87 LCD Soundsystem All My Friends
88 Suzanne Vega Frank & Ava
89 Josh Ritter Minds Eye
90 Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings 100 Day, 100 Nights
91 Mark Knopfler Punish the Monkey
92 Chuck Prophet Freckle Song
93 The White Stripes You Don’t Know What Love Is
94 Robert Plant and Allison Krauss Fortune Teller
95 Radiohead All I Need
96 Illinois Alone Again
97 Grace Potter & The Nocturnals Stop the Bus
98 Bjork Earth Intruders
99 Augie March One Crowded Hour
100 Rogue Wave Lake Michigan

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