According to the “Top 100 songs of the Decade”, premiered by LiveXLive, Uptown Funk ranked at #1 based on listening trends – with 67 billion total plays, ‘hearts’, skips and bans, making it the “Song of the Decade”.
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On 14th November, the “Top 100 songs of the Decade” was premiered by the media platform. The five and a half hour special starts from song #100 – counting down to #1, and is hosted by Raymond T, Parker, Jess Wright, Red and Jennifer While.
Uptown funk was ranked #1 on the list with over 67 billion total plays, hearts, skips and bans. The famous song by Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson, is hence labelled ‘song of the decade’. The top 10 songs on the list include:
- Uptown Funk – Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars
- One Dance – Drake
- Psycho – Post Malone
- We are never getting back together – Taylor Swift
- Something just like this – Coldplay/The Chainsmokers
- Fancy – Iggy Azalea
- See you again – Wiz Khalifa
- Need you now – Lady Antebellum
- Shape of you – Ed Sheeran
- Work – Rihanna
Kevin Stapleford, VP/Programming said, “We are excited to present the Top 100 songs of the decade, a true list by the fans and for the fans. Our countdown takes into account exactly how our users have interacted with our music library from January 1, 2010 through today. Users pick their favorites and listen across all their devices, from their home to the car to work to play! Congratulations to Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars for getting the number one spot”.
The special is an episode of LiveXLive’s “Ranked” audio series and can be accessed from their website. ‘Ranked’ also includes “The top 100 Artists in Streaming History”, “Most Important Hip-Hop songs Ever”, “33 greatest rock albums ever” and ‘”44 most controversial songs ever”.