Top Ten Greatest Songs of 2008

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The Top Ten

1 A Beautiful Lie - 30 Seconds to Mars

I've never even heard of this song in my life

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2 Viva La Vida - Coldplay

I am so pissed of at the voters. this is an instant classic and one of the greatest songs of the modern era. number 24? This has got to be the best selling song of 2008 as well (the album is - 8 million copies just that year producing the largest number of digital downloads of any record). Viva la Vida is amazing and shame of all of you for voting otherwise. shame on you.
And who is the troll who votes linking park for every list. linking park sucks. this list shows that the new generation of people have TERRIBLE taste in music. I'll give anyone here a dollar if anyone who voted for given up by linking park ( by the way I have never heard of that song in my life) could tell me what artist produced the dark side of the moon. probably no one knows because they are stuck listening to linking park. and by the way, likin park sucks.

Seriously, this song even won Grammy and it is at 24... Rihanna and Katy Perry type overrated singers are at the top. 21st century people doesn't have the taste of music at all!

35!? This is not just the best song of 2008: it's the best song ever created by human being! - NintendoROCK3T

Just beautiful. Never even heard of A Beautiful Lie

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3 4 Minutes - Madonna
4 Take a Bow - Rihanna

very sweet song with catchy beats - Shynash21

5 Given Up - Linkin Park

It's not a single, but it have a powerful scream that will pound all the songs around here!

Bye bye bitches! LP for a life! Keep rock&metal alive people!

It is a single -_-

6 Hot N Cold - Katy Perry

This should be #1

Kiss make up - Joaopuffle1

BEST SONG OF KATY PERRY!

7 The Day that Never Comes - Metallica

Jennifer lopez, rihanna, Lil Wayne, 30 secs to mars... Total crap. For that reason Metallica gets my vote. As well being a badass song.

Death magnetic was there comeback album from st anger and this song is the reason why this album is so great

What the day that never comes has more emotion and takes more talent than every piece of dirt in the top ten combined... Metallica STILL RULES!

Uh, this is THE BEST song of 2008. So much better than the rest of the songs on this list. - PhoenixAura81

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8 Disturbia - Rihanna
9 Afterlife - Avenged Sevenfold

I like Coldplay, paramore, Linkin Park and 30 seconds to mars, but this is THE BEST SONG THAN I HEAR IN MY WHOLE LIFE

10 Leave Out All the Rest - Linkin Park

This is the best song compared to others on the list!

The Newcomers

? The Traveling Song - Will.I. Am
? Rescue Me - Buckcherry

The Contenders

11 Lollipop - Lil' Wayne

RIP Static Major, you will be known for putting together one of the best hooks in the decade.

Shawty wanna thug
Bottles in the club
Shawty wanna hump
You know I like to touch
Your lovely lady lumps

This song is the best of weezy

I usually don't like this mainstream stuff but I admit I love this song. It the "Thriller" of the 21st century - awesomenessdefined

12 Love in This Club - Usher
13 Psychosocial - Slipknot

Is this list real or big fake. c'mon Psychosocial was the most amzing song of 2008 after All nightmare long.
- Slashhead

14 Touch My Body - Mariah Carey

I wanna touch your body and you a beautiful lady =) x

15 Decode - Paramore

The only good thing about Twilight! Sigh

16 Sober - Pink
17 Rock And Roll Train - AC/DC

This Is The First New ACDC Song In 8 Years
And I Think They Did A Bloody Good Job With It
Should Be Much Higher
ACDC FOREVER!

18 Propane Nightmares - Pendulum
19 All Nightmare Long - Metallica

The fact that a Katy Perry song is above one of Metallica's best songs is just sad - christangrant

20 Burn It to the Ground - Nickelback

Was this great song not on the list? - christangrant

21 Teardrops On My Guitar - Taylor Swift
22 So What - P!nk

This is the song of 2008

23 Indestructible - Disturbed

Very powerful song. - Disturbedpotato

24 Mercy - Duffy

Catchy as hell and a Brit on top of that. I'd pick Duffy over the US slags any day of the week. - Skinner

This lass from Wales was one of the brightest up and coming talents of 2008.

Why this isn't number 1. Maybe becouse it isn't American. Shame.

25 Kung Fu Fighting - Cee-Lo
26 Womanizer - Britney Spears
27 Nine in the Afternoon - Panic at the Disco

nice song!
i can hear this song all time
best song from panic at the disco - kemalbarca

this and viva la vida are my favs from 2008 - Flyingcobra

Awesome... So Glad to See P! Atd up here!

28 Halo - Beyoncé
29 Dead and Gone - T.I. & Justin Timberlake
30 That's What You Get - Paramore
31 Inside the Fire - Disturbed
32 If I Were a Boy - Beyonce

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33 A Little Piece of Heaven - Avenged Sevenfold
34 Second Chance - Shinedown
35 Ain't No Rest for the Wicked - Cage the Elephant
36 Poker Face - Lady Gaga
37 Arrab Kaman - Tamer Hosny

This is surely the best song of 2008. Listen to it and you will see for yourself. - anony

38 Hay Amores - Shakira
39 Chasing Pavements - Adele
40 My People - The Presets
41 Lay All Your Love On Me - Amanda Seyfried
42 Dear God - Avenged Sevenfold
43 Jigsaw Falling Into Place - Radiohead
44 From Head Unworthy - Rise Against
45 Broken Strings - James Morrison & Nelly Furtado
46 I Kissed a Girl - Katy Perry
47 Miles Away - Madonna
48 I Thought It Was Over - The Feeling
49 Stop and Stare - OneRepublic
50 Dear Maria, Count Me In - All Time Low
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Top Remixes (26)

1. Second Chance - Shinedown
2. Viva La Vida - Coldplay
3. Hot N Cold - Katy Perry
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1. Sober - Pink
2. Viva La Vida - Coldplay
3. Halo - Beyoncé
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1. Miles Away - Madonna
2. Leave Out All the Rest - Linkin Park
3. 4 Minutes - Madonna
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