Ha! You thought we were done with lists, didn’t you? Wrong, because we’re closing out this mad year with a countdown fresh in your memories: the 2021 Song of the Year. Here we go, here we go, here we go…

50FRED AGAIN.. – MAREA (WE LOST DANCING)

49 GASPARD AUGE – FORCE MAJEURE

48 BALTHAZAR – LEAVING ANTWERP

47 IDKHOW – DEBRA

46 HALSEY – I AM NOT A WOMAN, I’M A GOD

45 EEFJE DE VISSER – STORM

44 INTERNATIONAL MUSIC – RAUS AUSM ZOO

43 WIES – MEISJE

42 TWIN SHADOW – SUGARCANE

41 GHOST – ENTER SANDMAN

40 SPORTS TEAM – HAPPY (GOD’S OWN COUNTRY)

39 YVES TUMOR – JACKIE

38 KEG – HEYSHAW

37 LIME GARDEN – PULP

36 IDLES – THE BEACHLAND BALLROOM

35 THE VICES – BEFORE YOUR BIRTH

34 BILLIE EILISH – LOST CAUSE

33 ST VINCENT – PAY YOUR WAY IN PAIN

32 THE BABE RAINBOW – READY FOR TOMORROW

31 LIMP BIZKIT – DAD VIBES

30 CORELLA – MONDAY

29 NOTHING BUT THIEVES – FUTUREPROOF

28 LUCY DEAKIN – 2009

27 4B2M – THIS IS HAPPENING

26 GOLDBAND – NOODGEVAL

25 LAZARUS KANE – MILK AT MY DOOR

24 COACH PARTY – FLAG (FEEL LIKE A GIRL)

23 TOMMY GENESIS – A WOMAN IS A GOD

22 EVERYTHING EVERYTHING – SUPERNORMAL

21 PARQUET COURTS – WALKING AT A DOWNTOWN PACE

20 L’IMPERATRICE – PEUR DES FILLES

19 FOALS – WAKE ME UP

18 GO FISHING! – ZONE

17 FROUKJE – ONBEZONNEN

16 SQUID – PAMPHLETS

15 DOPE LEMON – ROSE PINK CADILLAC

14 BIFFY CLYRO – A HUNGER IN YOUR HAUNT

13 BEE GEES & SG LEWIS – MORE THAN A WOMAN

12 PARCELS – COMINGBACK

11 CLAIRO – AMOEBA

10 DEAFHEAVEN – IN BLUR

9 POM – KIM

8 JUNGLE – KEEP MOVING

7 POND – AMERICA’S CUP

6 TURNSTILE – DON’T PLAY

5 THALA – DIDITAGAIN

4 WET LEG – WET DREAM

3 KING GIZZARD & THE LIZARD WIZARD – SHANGHAI

2 GEESE – LOW ERA

1 ABBA – DON’T SHUT ME DOWN