Best Alt J Songs

The Top Ten

1 Breezeblocks

This is probably my favourite song. I LOVE IT!

Not only the best Alt J song, best song ever! Glad my vote put it number 1 where it deserves to be!

Favorite song, nothing else beats it

Easily the best. - Leaftail

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2 Taro

Taro is amazing. Too good to be put into words. At first I got hooked on the rhythm of the song and I already loved the song. Once I Googled what the lyrics actually meant, the song just had more emotion and depth. Definitely better than the hip hop music nowadays.

It's weird that trying to describe how beautiful this song is is making me kind of emotional- it's just the most perfect song.

One of the most beautiful songs I've ever listened to. Simple as that.

No words needed, just listen to it

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3 Fitzpleasure
4 Matilda

This is my favorite song, and it should be in the top 5. the song is so melodic and is so addicting. one of their very best songs, honestly. you won't be disappointed.

Clearly their best song. The whole album is a work of art but this song is just so...musical.

Easily should be in top 3. My personal favourite of the fantastic album. - PenderK

5 Tessellate
6 Something Good

Very lovely piano, and tender lyrics

It's their best song!

7 Left Hand Free

This is by far their best song from This is All Yours, it may strive away from their typical sound, but this song is way too damn catchy to go unnoticed. Fantastic chorus, excellent guitar rifts all around, definitely deserves to be in top 10.

First heard this through Captain America: Civil War. Fit perfectly!

Great song that you can just feel happy listening to

Spiderman gets introduced from this song. the person making this list is a loser

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8 Dissolve Me

So underrated! Amazing song!

9 Every Other Freckle

This song is so weird but so amazing. Genius.

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10 Hunger of the Pine

It might sounds funny, but I cry each time I hear this songs, the build up, the melody, the instruments... Everything is perfect, definitely one of my favorite songs from alt-j and one of my favorite songs of all time

The Contenders

11 Nara

Stick around after Arrival in Nara because this is where things get epic. At about the three minute mark, this song just explodes into a wall of thick synths, twinkly percussion and eerie vocals that you'll lose yourself to.

Amazing song. Huge alt-J fan and I'd have to say this might be there most beautiful and complex song. Love the tempo changes. At the 2:57 mark the song just explodes with the most amazing instrumental alt-J have ever done.

12 Intro
13 3WW

This is an extremely underrated song that is absolutely beautiful. Though the start may be slow, those who are resilient and patient will be pleasantly treated to a masterpiece.

This album might just be their best work yet...

What a complete song. Alt J claims this is their best work so far

I love this song so much, it is one of my all-time favourite songs. It's incredibly sensual, powerful, warm and amazing. Joe Newman and Wolf Alice's Ellie Rowsell's vocals in this are perfect!

14 The Gospel of John Hurt

This song is so creepy, but at the same time so beautiful. There's nothing like it.

Absolutely Amazing tribute to Aliens!

15 Ms

This song is INCREDIBLY underrated!

16 Pusher
17 In Cold Blood

Best song for me, a shame the album is not at the same level

Every song of Alt-J is good, but this one, god, it's amazing

18 Deadcrush

Best I love the chill affect on most but this one is my favorite
also was on fifa18 cool!

19 Lovely Day
20 Adeline
21 Bloodflood

Bloodflood is honestly one if their best songs it takes you to such a dark place but in such a beautiful way I just can't describe it

22 Bloodflood Pt. II
23 Warm Foothills
24 Hit Me Like that Snare
25 Buffalo

Awesome song should be no 2

26 Pleader

Dark, scary, wanton, and foreboding...then out of nowhere, epiphany, harmonies that surge upwards, and outwards. The warmth and epic scale is unprecedented. A true Masterpiece!

27 Hand Made
28 Leaving Nara
29 House of the Rising Sun

Nothing really like the original. It's like a whole new song with the original lyrics.

30 Portrait
31 Arrival In Nara
32 Interlude 2
33 Last Year
34 Leon
35 353
36 A Real Hero
37 Hiroshima
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List Stats

400 votes
37 listings
4 years, 226 days old

Top Remixes (7)

1. Dissolve Me
2. In Cold Blood
3. 3WW
1. Fitzpleasure
2. Matilda
3. Hunger of the Pine
1. Pusher
2. Breezeblocks
3. Ms

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