100 Greatest Songs From 2010

Criteria: These songs from the year 2010 are from Rock 'n' Roll and related sub-genres. Rankings are based on initial and lasting popularity and on acclaim received from critics and musicians.
Note: Yearly song lists go by earliest 'release date' (Single, Album, or Country of first release).
Not necessarily the year a song peaked in the U.S. charts.

Rolling in the Deep single cover
F**k You single cover
Pumped Up Kicks single cover
Just the Way You Are single cover
Only Girl (In the World) single cover
Runaway single cover
Firework single cover
Tighten Up single cover
1 Rolling In The Deep Adele
2 F**k You (Forget You) Cee Lo Green
3 Pumped Up Kicks Foster the People
4 Just The Way You Are Bruno Mars
5 Only Girl (In The World) Rihanna
6 Runaway Kanye West (feat. Pusha T)
7 Firework Katy Perry
8 Tighten Up The Black Keys
9 California Gurls Katy Perry (feat. Snoop Dogg)
10 S&M Rihanna
11 Love the Way You Lie Eminem (feat. Rihanna)
12 OMG Usher (feat.
13 Grenade Bruno Mars
14 Dynamite Taio Cruz
15 Nothin' On You B.o.B.
16 Teenage Dream Katy Perry
17 The Time (Dirty Bit) The Black Eyed Peas
18 What's My Name? Rihanna (feat. Drake)
19 Tightrope Janelle Monáe (feat. Big Boi)
20 Raise Your Glass Pink
21 Animal Neon Trees
22 Bottoms Up Trey Songz
23 E.T. Katy Perry (feat. Kanye West)
24 Just Can't Get Enough The Black Eyed Peas
25 The Catalyst Linkin Park
26 There Goes My Baby Usher
27 Airplanes B.o.B.
28 Shutterbugg Big Boi (feat. Cutty)
29 We R Who We R Ke$ha
30 Not Afraid Eminem
31 Black and Yellow Wiz Khalifa
32 Like a G6 Far East Movement (feat. The Cataracs and Dev)
33 Say You'll Haunt Me Stone Sour
34 Ready to Start Arcade Fire
35 Drop The World Lil Wayne
36 I Can Change LCD Soundsystem
37 We No Speak Americano Yolanda Be Cool and DCUP
38 For The First Time The Script
39 Monster Kanye West (feat. Jay-Z, Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj, Bon Iver)
40 Not Myself Tonight Christina Aguilera
41 Home Goo Goo Dolls
42 Dancing On My Own Robyn
43 Got Your Back T.I. (feat. Keri Hilson)
44 Round and Round Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti
45 Over Drake
46 All Of The Lights Kanye West
47 Lil Freak Usher (feat. Nicki Minaj)
48 Get Outta My Way Kylie Minogue
49 Crossfire Brandon Flowers
50 Waiting For The End Linkin Park
51 Holiday Vampire Weekend
52 Impossible Anberlin
53 Can't Be Friends Trey Songz
54 Right Above It Lil Wayne (feat. Drake)
55 My First Kiss 3OH!3 (feat. Ke$ha)
56 The Suburbs Arcade Fire
57 Helicopter Deerhunter
58 Waka Waka (This Time For Africa) Shakira (feat. Freshlyground)
59 Notbroken Goo Goo Dolls
60 Everlasting Light The Black Keys
61 Aston Martin Music Rick Ross (feat. Drake, Chrisette Michele)
62 Find Your Love Drake
63 Heartbeat Enrique Iglesias (feat. Nicole Scherzinger)
64 Sex Room Ludacris (feat. Trey Songz)
65 Billionaire Travie McCoy (feat. Bruno Mars)
66 Howlin' For You The Black Keys
67 It's OK Cee Lo Green
68 Feel Like I Do Drowning Pool
69 Crown On The Ground Sleigh Bells
70 Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains) Arcade Fire
71 All The Lovers Kylie Minogue
72 Your Love Is My Drug Ke$ha
73 B.M.F. (Blowin' Money Fast) Rick Ross (feat. Styles P)
74 Restart Bilal
75 Porn Star Dancing My Darkest Days
76 Radioactive Kings of Leon
77 Drunk Girls LCD Soundsystem
78 Bittersweet Fantasia
79 Uncharted Sara Bareilles
80 High Road Broken Bells
81 Bang Bang Bang Mark Ronson and the Business International
82 Barricade Interpol
83 Misery Maroon 5
84 No Hands Waka Flocka Flame (feat. Roscoe Dash and Wale)
85 The Ghost Inside Broken Bells
86 6 Foot 7 Foot Lil Wayne (feat. Cory Gunz)
87 Written In The Stars Tinie Tempah (feat. Eric Turner)
88 Cheers (Drink to That) Rihanna
89 The Lazy Song Bruno Mars
90 You Lost Me Christina Aguilera
91 Cold War Janelle Monáe
92 Memories Weezer
93 Nightmare Avenged Sevenfold
94 Born Free Kid Rock
95 No Love Eminem
96 Rocketeer Far East Movement (feat. Ryan Tedder)
97 Your Hands (Together) The New Pornographers
98 Worm Tamer Grinderman
99 Giving Up The Gun Vampire Weekend
100 Down By the Water The Decemberists
20 more worth mentioning.
101 Shake Me Down Cage the Elephant
102 All Night Long Buckcherry
103 Unraveling Sevendust
104 Hands Tied Toni Braxton
105 El Dorado Iron Maiden
106 Isolation Alter Bridge
107 Machine Gun Blues Social Distortion
108 Bloodbuzz Ohio The National
109 Hang On Weezer
110 Stylo Gorillaz (feat. Bobby Womack & Mos Def)
111 Die By The Drop The Dead Weather
112 You Are Not Alone Mavis Staples
113 Gucci Time Gucci Mane (feat. Swizz Beatz)
114 I Like It Enrique Iglesias (feat. Pitbull)
115 Looking Up Eels
116 (It's Not War) Just The End Of Love Manic Street Preachers
117 No Better Than This John Mellencamp
118 King Of Anything Sara Bareilles
119 Big Wave Jenny and Johnny
120 Boyfriend Best Coast
DigitalDreamDoor Editor Picks for 2010
Lew's Choice - An unheralded great record from 2010
* Truth For A Truth Jakob Dylan
Bruce's Choice:
* Hurricane Season Trombone Shorty
Brett's Choice:
* Baby Lee Teenage Fanclub
Adam's Choice:
* As Small As A Giant Big K.R.I.T.
Ryan's Choice:
* Alligator Bop A Great Big Pile of Leaves

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