Marie Claire's Running Tally of the Best Songs of 2017

It's litty again.

A few months into 2017, and we've already had to go "Would anybody listen if this were 578 songs long?" and "What if we just made an all-Migos playlist?"

But with nearly two scores of not-too-soon-to-call-it hits and many, many more eagerly anticipated albums (ILY, Beck!!!) on the way, maybe more music is what we need now to drown out the din—or better yet, to motivate us to do something about it. So the soundtrack to our lives, right here, right now, won't be hate speech or the rattle of chains, but the twinkly Swedish folksong-dubstep (really) of Skott or Father John Misty singing the blues. Or just "Bad and Boujee" on repeat forevermore. We won't judge.

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1. "Biking" - Frank Ocean feat. JAY Z and Tyler, the Creator

2. "Dog Years" - Maggie Rogers

3. "The Bus Song" - Jay Som

4. "HUMBLE." - Kendrick Lamar

5. "Heatstroke" - Calvin Harris feat. Young Thug, Pharrell, and Ariana Grande

6. "Say You Do" - Tei Shi

7. "On the Level" - Mac Demarco

8. "Passionfruit" - Drake

9. "Too Much Too Late" - Sabrina Claudio

10. "If I Could Be Like You" - Castlecomer

11. "Night Lies" - Mating Ritual feat. Lizzy Land

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12. "Pure Comedy" - Father John Misty

13. "Land of the Free" - Joey Bada$$

14. "Skin" - Rag'n'Bone Man

15. "Glitter & Gloss" - Skott

16. "I Give You Power (Broken Speaker Remix)" - Arcade Fire feat. Mavis Staples

17. "Fallss" - Bayonne

18. "Flame" - Sundara Karma

19. "Love on the Weekend" - John Mayer

20. "A Violent Noise" - The xx

21. "Daddy" - Rotana

22. "Sticks and Stones - Stripped" - FRND

23. "In/Between" - Satchmode

24. "Never My Love" - Knox Hamilton

25. "Phase Me Out" - VERITE

26. "Escape" - Kehlani

27. "Bad and Boujee" - Migos feat. Lil Uzi Vert

28. "I'm Better" - Missy Elliott feat. Lamb

29. "Hymn" - VeilHymn

30. "Anymore" - Goldfrapp

31. "Hot Thoughts" - Spoon

32. "No Known Drink or Drug" - Japandroids

33. "Wild Fire" - Laura Marling

34. "Up In Hudson" - Dirty Projectors

35. "Feel Me" - Tyga Feat. Kanye West

36. "Drew Barrymore" - SZA

37. "(No One Knows Me) Like the Piano" - Sampha

38. "Darling" - Real Estate

39. "Name For You" - The Shins

40. "Modern Act" - Cloud Nothings

41. "Ici & Maintenant (Here & Now)" - Yelle

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