Top Ten Best Blur Songs

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1Song 2

So much energy in this song, I love it !

this is one of my favorite songs in the world, let alone the best blur song.

Very hard choice but I have to agree with 27% of the people. It was very close with Parklife though. But Top Ten aside Blur are just overall AMAZING

This should be number 2

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2The Universal

This is such an amazing song and the video is one of my absolute favorites :)
And when you look into the lyrics and fully understand them you see how truly brilliant blur were.

These is the perfect song to finish any concert

I absolutely love this song! It's nothing like anything else blur has, but it's so good. I love how orchestral it is and the way that you can still hear all the other components of blur. The chorus is empowering and just a quality song. Brilliant.

Two great hooks in this song. A classic. Should be number 1.

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3Coffee & TV

great song great lyrics and also great video clips..

the best blur's song ever! this should be the number one song... I listened every day all my childhood... just love it

This is one of the most beautiful songs I've ever heard. I could listen to it on repeat for five hours straight. It blows me away every time.

Awesome tune, not even one part that's not impressive. Gets your for the entire length of the song

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4Parklife

This song is just so weird and random that it's amazing. The video is quality and the song is just mental. But that's why I love it.

Love love this song it's so good and amazing great guitar drum bass and singing

A classic song this one should be number 2 or 3 - mneilan

My Favorite By A Long Shot

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5Beetlebum

Out of this list Beetebum is the best for one reason: Versatility. This song is the one song on the album that sounds like it's from a different artist every separate minute.

The song Builds and builds and is Blur at their absolute best. Damon and Graham in perfect harmony. My favorite part is the soaring guitar in the outro.

This song should be number 3 behind song 2 and parklife amazing song vote this one up please - mneilan

Beetlebum! What you done?

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6Girls & Boys

This is the catchiest and funnest song, at least the one Blur song easiest to remember. Maybe that's annoying for some die hard fans, but I'm trying to look at the big picture.

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7Charmless Man

Not about the band members, alcohol, drugs, girls, or other route 1 songs, with versatile instruments, an indie root, brilliant singing, catchy chorus, and the essence of what made Britpop: subtle references to daddy bands (The Smiths) and subtle references to Damon Albarn's music and romantic rival Bernard Butler.

The most reknowned Blur's character song, a really funny portrait of high class decadence with probably the most creative and guitar playing by Graham Coxon in any song the band ever performed.

8Country House

The best one, simple, it's the best one, any song compares to his one its brilliant! I think its perfect, perfect sound, perfect guitar and vocals, perfect solo, great ending, its wonderful!

Best British song ever! Young' fun and very British!

How is this not #1? Simply put, it's the best. - the_universal

9Tender

This song should at least be top 5, so much emotion. My favorite I think!

This song is just wonderful and heart-warming. Love it. Should be in the top 10, I think.

One of my all time favourite songs. Best Blur song without doubt. Knocks anything else out. It's amazing.

Greatly emotional song with beautiful lyrics and harmonies!

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10This Is a Low

This song is great, if you listen all the way to the chorus, it's amazing... Should be at the top followed by there's no other way and then girls and boys or she's so high.

This song is simply beautiful. I love this song much much more than song 2 which is a bit overrated. There both great pieces of music but I think this deserves to be higher on the list.

I could have chosen so many amazing songs to give my vote to (such as the universal, caramel, clover over dover and death of a party), but this is a low just moves me in a way I won't ever be able to describe.

This is pure love, it builds perfectly to the chorus, whereat the climax is. It even gets better every time you listen to it!

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The Newcomers

?Battery in Your Leg

Easily the most underrated Blur song

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11For Tomorrow

It makes you want to sing along, has aged brilliantly and is just an incredible song. Amazing guitar and vocals round it off, and has you dancing and singing all day

Not just my favorite Blur song. For Tomorrow is my favorite song of all time. I just love it.

Especially the extende, brass-laden Visit to Primrose Hill version!

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12Sweet Song

A lesser known Blur song, but one of the most emotional songs about Damon and Graham's relationship.

It annoys me to see some really meaningless songs above this beautiful piece of music. It reminds me of my friend, me being her only friend...

Underrated and beautiful. One of the few songs which gives me goosebumps every single time.

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13End of a Century

I think that this is one of those very underrated songs that are perfect musically speaking and have really cool lyrics that everyone can relate to.

Beautiful to hear live, great song

14There's No Other Way

This song is so good! Should be a bit higher

This should be in the top ten! My all time favorite Blur song.

15Fool's Day

New Blur ditty, that seems to absorb the sums of all the parts of their sound from previous incarnations, [including Damon Albarn's side project "The Good, the Bad & the Queen", with seaside-sounding hammond organ accompaniment. 21st century Brit-pop sound of multi-cultural Britain. - speenhamland

16Tracy Jacks

Probably the best Blur non-single song, a very funny character song with awesome lyrics and great highlight moments such as Graham's guitars and the classy string arrangements.

My favorite song, that it' is simple, so simple to people love this song

17You're So Great

So beautiful, this song is amazing

It's a good song with good meaning.

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18Out of Time

This song is just so different from everything Blur had previously done, but is just as enjoyable. I feel it should be at least Number 10.

Sounds like The Crystal Ship, Albarn goes Jim Morrison. Complete with oriental sounds, haunting song.

So different from previous Blur songs, but just as enjoyable. Even more so.

Like all think tank, this is a badly underrated song!

19Under the Westway

So emotional for me. One of their greatest songs, and t deserves to be in top 10. Beautiful piano part and Damon's voice is so strong.

Why vote for this song? I'll tell you why!
Released in 2012, it was their first UK Top 40 hit in nearly a decade.
It starts of slow and builds up, with beautiful lyrics prehaps referencing our use of computers and technology and them coming before interaction with people. The song has been compared to The Beatles in terms of it's style.

It contrasts greatly from Brit-Pop classic 'Country House' and 'Parklife', plus heavy rock hit 'Song 2' (see above), but this makes it no less impressive and shows the versatility of the band and it's lead singer Damon Alabarn.

Listen to it here or on Youtube and make your mind up, and if you agree vote it.

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