Happy Holidays! Welcome to ‘Lists Week’ on Journalist Without A Beat. Today we will look at the Top 20 Songs that made a HUGE impression in the year of 2015. Let’s begin.
20. FKA Twigs – Glass & Patron
Kicking off the countdown is FKA Twigs. She might come off as “different” to some and that’s a good thing. Twigs released what would be the show-stealer, Glass & Patron on her latest EP M3LLI55X. This bass heavy track that has this pulsating beat leaves you not wanting the song to end.
19. Yo Gotti – Down In The DM
What started out as a mixtape song, Down In The DM soon became a radio hit. Maybe this was due to almost everyone that has a Twitter account has had this issue one way or another when comes to Direct Messages. If you would like to know about this process, Yo Gotti is here to share a live feed of how “poppin’’’ his DMs are. He even expresses his love for Angela Simmons. Hey, sometimes you have to let the world know.
18. Madonna – Living For Love
Madonna returned to her designated spot with Living For Love as the lead single off her 13th studio album, Rebel Heart. This track shows Madonna hasn’t lost a step when it comes to making chart topping hits.
17. Icona Pop [feat. QuestLove] – I Can’t Wait – Now This is Plaid
You may have heard this very catchy tune on Target commercials toward the end of summer leading up to the start of school. It was pretty hard to track down the artist(s) who performs this new fast paced remake of the classic “I Can’t Wait” by Nu Shooz. Target teamed up with Swedish electropop group, Icona Pop, who are accompanied by Root’s member QuestLove on drums.
16. Future – March Madness
This guy has a sensational year to say the least. Releasing mixtape after mixtape leading up to his stellar album, DS2, Future had hits coming from the left and right with each project. This track is one of those many hits.