Les Inrocks: 100 Best Songs of 2011

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Les Inrockuptibles: The 100 Best Songs of 2011 [also: albums and movies]

  1. Lana Del Rey – “Video Games”
  2. Foster the People – “Pumped Up Kicks”
  3. Metronomy – “The Looks”
  4. The Black Keys – “Lonely Boy”
  5. Jay-Z & Kanye West – “Otis”
  6. Miles Kane – “Closer”
  7. The Rapture – “How Deep is Your Love?”
  8. WU LYF – “Dirt”
  9. The Kills – “Satellite”
  10. SBTRKT – “Wildfire”
  11. Massive Attack & Burial – “Four Walls”
  12. Beirut – “Santa Fe”
  13. Chairlift – “Amanaemonesia”
  14. Yelle – “Safari Disco Club”
  15. Cults – “Go Outside”
  16. The Weeknd – “House of Balloons”
  17. Blood Orange – “Sutphin Boulevard”
  18. Drake – “Take Care”
  19. Girls – “Vomit”
  20. Theophilus London – “Wine and Chocolates”
  21. Das Racist – “Michael Jackson”
  22. Other Lives – “For 12”
  23. Baxter Dury – “Claire”
  24. Zomby – “Natalia’s Song”
  25. Yuksek – “On a Train”
  26. Woodkid – “Iron”
  27. Cass McCombs – “County Line”
  28. Hanni El Khatib – “Dead Wrong”
  29. François & the Atlas Mountains – “Les Plus Beaux”
  30. Cyril Mokaïesh – “Communiste”
  31. Africa Hitech – “Our Luv”
  32. Black Lips – “Modern Art”
  33. College featuring Electric Youth – “A Real Hero”
  34. Zulu Winter – “Let’s Move Back to Front”
  35. Breton – “Governing Ice”
  36. Justice – “Audio, Video, Disco”
  37. Juveniles – “We Are Young”
  38. Beyonce – “Run the World (Girls)”
  39. Orelsan – “Suicide Social”
  40. Elbow – “Lippy Kids”
  41. Feist – “How Come You Never Go There”
  42. James Blake – “The Wilhelm Scream”
  43. PJ Harvey – “Let England Shake”
  44. Portugal. The Man – “So America”
  45. John Maus – “Hey Moon”
  46. Arctic Monkeys – “She’s Thunderstorms”
  47. Lykke Li – “Youth Knows No Pain”
  48. PLANNINGTOROCK – “Doorway”
  49. Cat’s Eyes – “I’m Not Stupid”
  50. Iron & Wine – “Tree by the River”
  51. Timber Timbre – “Black Water”
  52. Mansfield.TYA – “Logic Coco”
  53. Jonathan Wilson – “Waters Down”
  54. Dum Dum Girls – “Bedroom Eyes”
  55. Kim – “Radio Lee Doo”
  56. Bon Iver – “Calgary”
  57. Is Tropical – “Land of the Nod”
  58. Connan Mockasin – “Forever Dolphin Love”
  59. Fleet Foxes – “Lorelai”
  60. Keren Ann – “My Name is Trouble”
  61. The Drums – “In the Cold”
  62. Tamikrest – “Aratan N Tinariwen”
  63. dEUS – “Keep You Close”
  64. Apparat – “Song of Los”
  65. Diagrams – “Antelope”
  66. Oh Land – “White Nights”
  67. Concrete Knives – “Brand New Start”
  68. Hyetal – “Black Black Black”
  69. Wilco – “Might”
  70. La Femme – “Paris 2012”
  71. Brent Cash – “I Wish I Were a Song”
  72. Spector – “Never Fade Away”
  73. Dengue Fever – “Cement SLeepers”
  74. Givers – “Up Up Up”
  75. Outlines – “Cannot Think”
  76. Joakim – “Forever Young”
  77. Miossec – “Chanson pour un homme couvert de femmes”
  78. Alex Winston – “Choice Notes”
  79. Class Actress – “Weekend”
  80. Jay-Jay Johansson – “On the Other Side”
  81. Smith & Burrows – “When the Thames Froze”
  82. Sayem featuring Le Prince Miiaou – “436 Seconds of Happiness”
  83. Holy Ghost! – “Do It Again”
  84. Gruff Rhys – “Honey All Over”
  85. Manceau – “Whisper”
  86. Rome – “Two Against One”
  87. The Antlers – “French Exit”
  88. Bombay Bicycle Club – “Shuffle”
  89. Shabazz Palaces – “Are You? Can You? Were You?”
  90. Rover – “Aqualast”
  91. King Krule – “The Noose of Jah City”
  92. Holy Other – “With U”
  93. Camille – “L’Etourderie”
  94. Stuck in the SOund – “Bankruptcy”
  95. The Horrors – “Still Life”
  96. The Narcoleptic Dancers – “Life Goes On”
  97. Slow Club – “Two Cousins”
  98. Dillon – “You Are My Winter”
  99. Louise Attaque – “Du Monde Tout Autour”
  100. Hollie Cook – “That Very Night”