Top 89 Songs of 2019

Top 89 SongsCelebrate another year of great music! Follow along as we count down the top 89 songs of the year, as chosen by you.

As the Top 89 countdown airs, results are revealed online here. Follow along and join the conversation on Twitter with the hashtag #Top89!

Explore the results of our bonus categories, plus The Current staff picks:

Top 89 of 2019: Twin Cities Concerts
Top 89 of 2019: Best New Artists
Top 89 of 2019: Best Sessions
Top 89 of 2019: Best Albums
Top 89 of 2019: Notable Local Releases
Top 89 of 2019: Staff Picks
Results for The Current's Top 89 Songs of 2019 will post below as they are revealed on Tuesday, Dec. 31. At 5 p.m. CT, we'll look back on the top songs of the decade. Then, around 5:50 p.m., we'll dive into your favorite songs. The whole shebang will re-air at noon on Jan. 1.

  1. 1.
    Lizzo: "Juice"
  2. 2.
    Billie Eilish: "bad guy"

    "bad guy"

    Billie Eilish
    When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
  3. 3.
    Lizzo: "Truth Hurts"

    "Truth Hurts"

    Lizzo
    Cuz I Love You (Deluxe)
  4. 4.
    J.S. Ondara: "Saying Goodbye"

    "Saying Goodbye"

    J.S. Ondara
    Tales of America
  5. 5.
    Sharon Van Etten: "Seventeen"

    "Seventeen"

    Sharon Van Etten
    Remind Me Tomorrow
  6. 6.
    Big Thief: "Not"
  7. 7.
    Bon Iver: "Hey, Ma"

    "Hey, Ma"

    Bon Iver
    i,i
  8. 8.
    Lizzo: "Cuz I Love You"

    "Cuz I Love You"

    Lizzo
    Cuz I Love You (Deluxe)
  9. 9.
    Vampire Weekend: "Harmony Hall"

    "Harmony Hall"

    Vampire Weekend
    Father of the Bride
  10. 10.
    Lizzo: "Like A Girl"

    "Like A Girl"

    Lizzo
    Cuz I Love You (Deluxe)
  11. 11.
    Gary Clark Jr.: "This Land"

    "This Land"

    Gary Clark Jr.
    This Land
  12. 12.
    Jenny Lewis: "Red Bull & Hennessy"

    "Red Bull & Hennessy"

    Jenny Lewis
    On The Line
  13. 13.
    Jade Bird: "I Get No Joy"
  14. 14.
    Better Oblivion Community Center: "Dylan Thomas"

    "Dylan Thomas"

    Better Oblivion Community Center
    Better Oblivion Community Center
  15. 15.
    Billie Eilish: "bury a friend"

    "bury a friend"

    Billie Eilish
    When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
  16. 16.
    Dessa & the Minnesota Orchestra: "Velodrome - Live"

    "Velodrome - Live"

    Dessa & the Minnesota Orchestra
    Sound the Bells
  17. 17.
    The Highwomen: "Redesigning Women"
  18. 18.
    Vampire Weekend: "This Life"

    "This Life"

    Vampire Weekend
    Father of the Bride
  19. 19.
    Jenny Lewis: "Heads Gonna Roll"
  20. 20.
    Lizzo: "Tempo (feat. Missy Elliott)"

    "Tempo (feat. Missy Elliott)"

    Lizzo
    Cuz I Love You (Deluxe)
  21. 21.
    Brittany Howard: "Stay High"
  22. 22.
    The National: "Rylan"

    "Rylan"

    The National
    I Am Easy to Find
  23. 23.
    Lana Del Rey: "Doin' Time"

    "Doin' Time"

    Lana Del Rey
    Norman F—ing Rockwell!
  24. 24.
    Wilco: "Love Is Everywhere (Beware)"

    "Love Is Everywhere (Beware)"

    Wilco
    Ode to Joy
  25. 25.
    Lana Del Rey: "The greatest"

    "The greatest"

    Lana Del Rey
    Norman F—ing Rockwell!
  26. 26.
    The Highwomen: "Highwomen"

    "Highwomen"

    The Highwomen
    The Highwomen
  27. 27.
    Cloud Cult : "Best Time of My Life"
  28. 28.
    Andrew Bird: "Sisyphus"

    "Sisyphus"

    Andrew Bird
    My Finest Work Yet
  29. 29.
    Sturgill Simpson: "Sing Along"
  30. 30.
    Maggie Rogers: "Burning"

    "Burning"

    Maggie Rogers
    Heard It in a Past Life
  31. 31.
    The Black Keys: "Lo/Hi"

    "Lo/Hi"

    The Black Keys
    "Let's Rock"
  32. 32.
    Tame Impala: "Borderline"

    "Borderline"

    Tame Impala
    Borderline - Single
  33. 33.
    Dessa: "Good For You"

    "Good For You"

    Dessa
    Good For You - Single
  34. 34.
    The Cactus Blossoms: "Please Don't Call Me Crazy"

    "Please Don't Call Me Crazy"

    The Cactus Blossoms
    Easy Way
  35. 35.
    J.S. Ondara: "Lebanon"
  36. 36.
    Hozier: "Almost (Sweet Music)"

    "Almost (Sweet Music)"

    Hozier
    Wasteland, Baby!
  37. 37.
    The Raconteurs: "Now That You're Gone"

    "Now That You're Gone"

    The Raconteurs
    Help Us Stranger
  38. 38.
    Jenny Lewis: "Wasted Youth"
  39. 39.
    Angel Olsen: "All Mirrors"
  40. 40.
    Chance the Rapper: "Do You Remember (feat. Death Cab for Cutie)"

    "Do You Remember (feat. Death Cab for Cutie)"

    Chance the Rapper
    The Big Day
  41. 41.
    Clairo: "Bags"
  42. 42.
    Joseph: "Fighter"

    "Fighter"

    Joseph
    Good Luck, Kid
  43. 43.
    Beck: "Saw Lightning"

    "Saw Lightning"

    Beck
    Hyperspace
  44. 44.
    Frank Turner: "Sister Rosetta"

    "Sister Rosetta"

    Frank Turner
    No Man's Land
  45. 45.
    DJ Shadow: "Rocket Fuel (feat. De La Soul)"

    "Rocket Fuel (feat. De La Soul)"

    DJ Shadow
    Our Pathetic Age
  46. 46.
    Gary Clark Jr.: "Pearl Cadillac"

    "Pearl Cadillac"

    Gary Clark Jr.
    This Land
  47. 47.
    Aldous Harding: "The Barrel"
  48. 48.
    Tame Impala: "Patience"
  49. 49.
    Michael Kiwanuka: "Hero"

    "Hero"

    Michael Kiwanuka
    Kiwanuka
  50. 50.
    Billie Eilish: "when the party's over"

    "when the party's over"

    Billie Eilish
    When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
  51. 51.
    Of Monsters And Men: "Alligator"

    "Alligator"

    Of Monsters And Men
    Fever Dream
  52. 52.
    Fontaines D.C.: "Boys In The Better Land"

    "Boys In The Better Land"

    Fontaines D.C.
    Dogrel
  53. 53.
    The New Pornographers: "Falling Down The Stairs Of Your Smile"

    "Falling Down The Stairs Of Your Smile"

    The New Pornographers
    In the Morse Code of Brake Lights
  54. 54.
    Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds: "Bright Horses"

    "Bright Horses"

    Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds
    Ghosteen
  55. 55.
    Local Natives: "When Am I Gonna Lose You"

    "When Am I Gonna Lose You"

    Local Natives
    Violet Street
  56. 56.
    Bad Bad Hats: "Wide Right"
  57. 57.
    Caamp: "Peach Fuzz"

    "Peach Fuzz"

    Caamp
    By and By
  58. 58.
    Sharon Van Etten: "Jupiter 4"

    "Jupiter 4"

    Sharon Van Etten
    Remind Me Tomorrow
  59. 59.
    Hozier: "Movement"
  60. 60.
    Cigarettes After Sex: "Heavenly"

    "Heavenly"

    Cigarettes After Sex
    Cry
  61. 61.
    Alice Merton: "Funny Business"

    "Funny Business"

    Alice Merton
    Mint
  62. 62.
    HAIM: "Summer Girl"

    "Summer Girl"

    HAIM
    Summer Girl - Single
  63. 63.
    Black Pumas: "Colors"

    "Colors"

    Black Pumas
    Black Pumas
  64. 64.
    Sleater-Kinney: "The Center Won't Hold"

    "The Center Won't Hold"

    Sleater-Kinney
    The Center Won't Hold
  65. 65.
    Vampire Weekend: "Sunflower (feat. Steve Lacy)"

    "Sunflower (feat. Steve Lacy)"

    Vampire Weekend
    Father of the Bride
  66. 66.
    Cage the Elephant: "Ready To Let Go"

    "Ready To Let Go"

    Cage the Elephant
    Social Cues
  67. 67.
    The Highwomen: "The Chain"

    "The Chain"

    The Highwomen
    The Kitchen (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
  68. 68.
    Bon Iver: "Naeem"
  69. 69.
    Billie Eilish: "all the good girls go to hell"

    "all the good girls go to hell"

    Billie Eilish
    When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
  70. 70.
    Pedro the Lion: "Yellow Bike"
  71. 71.
    The Beths: "Happy Unhappy"
  72. 72.
    Soccer Mommy: "lucy"
  73. 73.
    Andrew Bird: "Bloodless"

    "Bloodless"

    Andrew Bird
    My Finest Work Yet
  74. 74.
    Dessa: "Grade School Games"

    "Grade School Games"

    Dessa
    Grade School Games - Single
  75. 75.
    Better Oblivion Community Center: "Didn't Know What I Was In For"

    "Didn't Know What I Was In For"

    Better Oblivion Community Center
    Better Oblivion Community Center
  76. 76.
    Charlie Parr: "Jubilee"

    "Jubilee"

    Charlie Parr
    Charlie Parr
  77. 77.
    White Reaper: "Might Be Right"

    "Might Be Right"

    White Reaper
    Might Be Right
  78. 78.
    Big Thief: "UFOF"

    "UFOF"

    Big Thief
    U.F.O.F.
  79. 79.
    Vampire Weekend: "Unbearably White"

    "Unbearably White"

    Vampire Weekend
    Father of the Bride
  80. 80.
    The Head and the Heart: "Missed Connection"

    "Missed Connection"

    The Head and the Heart
    Living Mirage
  81. 81.
    The Highwomen: Crowded Table

    Crowded Table

    The Highwomen
    The Highwomen
  82. 82.
    26 BATS!: "Do What You Do"
  83. 83.
    The Avett Brothers: "High Steppin'"
  84. 84.
    The Comet Is Coming: "Summon The Fire"

    "Summon The Fire"

    The Comet Is Coming
    Trust in the Lifeforce of the Deep Mystery
  85. 85.
    Sleater-Kinney: "Hurry On Home"

    "Hurry On Home"

    Sleater-Kinney
    The Center Won't Hold
  86. 86.
    Courtney Barnett: "Everybody Here Hates You"

    "Everybody Here Hates You"

    Courtney Barnett
    Everybody Here Hates You - Single
  87. 87.
    Spoon: "No Bullets Spent"
  88. 88.
    Calexico and Iron & Wine: "Father Mountain"
  89. 89.
    Brittany Howard: "History Repeats"

    "History Repeats"

    Brittany Howard
    Jaime

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