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10 Songs that should (but probably won’t) top triple j’s Hottest 100

10 Songs that should (but probably won’t) top triple j’s Hottest 100
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The Guardian asked me to provide some suggestions as to what should be topping the Hottest 100 in Taylor Swift’s stead.

Now, this was before my sudden – rather alarming – conversion to Taylor Swift’s new album 1989, otherwise I might just have voiced the opinion that many share: what the hell is wrong with Taylor Swift topping triple j’s Hottest 100?

Whatever. Here are my suggestions, all totally inappropriate of course (uh, Ela Stiles – really?), but I thought you might enjoy seeing them.

If nothing else, it’s a reasonable indication of one side of my taste. The top 5 are all Australian.

1. Babaganouj – Too Late For Love


2. Ela Stiles – Kumbh Mela


3. The UV Race – Raw Balls


4. Bloods – Want It


5. The Saints – Sweet Chariot


6. Alvvays – Archie, Marry Me


7. Babymetal – Gimme Chocolate!!!


8. Beyoncé – Superpower


9. Hospitality – Going Out


10. Miley Cyrus – Wrecking Ball G-Major


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