New Year’s Count-Up: 1952 to 2013 in one playlist!

Dec 31, 2013

An epic, four-hour chronological playlist, with peaks and valleys for slow dances, makeouts, and champagne-popping.

[feature] New Year’s Count-Up: 2012 in five songs

Jan 4, 2013

WE DID IT! Here's the sixty-first and final installment of our count-up from 1952 to 2012.

[feature] New Year’s Count-Up: 2011 in five songs

Jan 4, 2013

Jay-Z and Kanye's long-awaited collaborative album is realized.

[feature] New Year’s Count-Up: 2010 in five songs

Jan 3, 2013

Punk, dance, and that effing Cee-Lo song.

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[feature] New Year’s Count-Up: 2009 in five songs

Jan 2, 2013

Rap has a strange year, and a few indie groups peak.

[feature] New Year’s Count-Up: 2008 in five songs

Dec 30, 2012

Beyoncé drops the dance video of the decade while Fucked Up reintroduce hardcore to the indie kids.

[feature] New Year’s Count-Up: 2007 in five songs

Dec 29, 2012

Justice's blistering debut, Feist's mainstream breakthrough, and M.I.A.'s trigger-happy battle cry.