Most Overplayed Songs of 2016


The Top Ten

1 7 Years - Lukas Graham

The song is average, but why the heck do people like it so dang much? - Bluebird

This Song is Horrible! That's just the Gist of it. He sucks a artist and making music that actually matters. This song is god Awful!

I really hate this song. It's not even music. It's just some guy talking about some stupid thing, almost no music in the background, just sucks.

I Wanna Strangle That Kid Vandalizing in the Picture. - AlphaQ

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2 Love Yourself - Justin Bieber

Why do people even like this piece of garbage? - RockFashionista

The more boring song I've heard for a long time, it never gets going, snore!

At first I didn't mind this song. I'm no Bieber fan by any stretch of the definition, but honestly, this song is EVERYWHERE and it's not even a good song. His songs get huge fame, not because they're good, but because they're by him. If it's by Bieber, Rihanna or Drake, it'll get massive popularity just because it's by them.

If another singer made it, it would probably make about 100-500 million views, not over 1 billion. - micahisthebest

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3 Closer - The Chainsmokers

MY MOST HATED SONG OF AL TIME. Kill me if it comes on the radio.

Am I the only one who prefers don't Let Me Down and thinks this is too overrated? Please tell me - AlphaQ

It would actually be impossible to turn on the radio at any time for like half a year at this point without this song being on at least 2 radio stations...

This song is so annoying! Why does everyone like it!? - micahisthebest

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4 Work from Home - Fifth Harmony

This piece of utter garbage gets played all the time here. It debuted at #12, peaked at #4, and is still in the top 10. - WonkeyDude98

Thanks dude. I'm finally not the only person who doesn't like this song - AlphaQ

Am I the only one who likes this song?

A terrible and annoying song. - Catacorn

Trash that's what it is! What has the world become oya TRASH just like this song!

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5 Work - Rihanna

I hear this song everyday... Even my family likes this dumb song. - KianaLexi

I gotta got to work but I can't because this stupid songs on the rail and I'm coveting my ears!

I gotta go to work work work

Rihanna is over rated

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6 One Dance - Drake

I swear if I hear this song one more time I'm going to jump off a bridge and cut my ear drums off in the process. Seriously Drake! Do better, come on man you can do better then this.

When I first heard this I was like finally something different, now I'm like not again, screw this lol

Drake pays all the radio guys to play his music

Not that bad, but a bit overplayed.

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7 Can't Stop the Feeling - Justin Timberlake

I didn't particularly like this song in the first place but after it was played one zillion times it got on my nerves, and now let's just say if you play this in front of me I will slap you.

Can't stop the feeling of irritation when I hear this song

It's a good song. Just appears too much. Panda and Me Myself and I don't even appear on the radio and are excellent - AlphaQ

I like this song, but I have heard it lot's of times now and it is starting to get on my nerves, but I still like it! - micahisthebest

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8 My House - Flo Rida

My House by Flo Rida? More like No House by Al Abama! ! This song is as overrated as HECK! It has been used in 20,000 ads, most of the world loves this song, the lyrics are meaningless, and became the Wrestlemania 32 theme for no reason! ( NOTE: WRESTLEMANIA 32 THEME WAS SUPPOSED TO BE SYMPATHY FOR THE DEVIL BY MOTORHEAD! ) Do you know who likes this song? Everyone I know! Do you know who hates this dumb song? Me! So screw this overrated song!

Feel like leaving my car when the radio plays this

I like this song...

Kinda nice to see this get overplayed t/b/h - ProPanda

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9 Heathens - Twenty One Pilots

I liked it for a certain amount of time, now it's just annoying. The lyrics make no sense, it has nothing to do with the movie, I don't get why this isn't higher - Midevilnight

I literally cannot go a single car ride without hearing this song..or part of it as I switch to another station immediately. I am being literal. Even if I am in the car 10 minutes, go into the store and come back out 10 minutes later I would have heard the song twice.

Don't know why this is on the list.

I do like tøp, but this song is way overplayed. I do enjoy it, but it's just not one of their best songs. Like Oh Mrs. Believer, The Pantaloon, Ruby, Forest, and songs like those are great.

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10 Sorry - Justin Bieber

Annoying. Justin Bieber is so overrated now.

Oh my god! This should be 1! IT NEVER STOPS!

The radio loves Justin Bieber more than America. - Midevilnight

The Contenders

11 Don't Let Me Down - The Chainsmokers

In this situation, overplay was a blessing - ProPanda

This song makes me want to barf, throw myself out of a car window, drink out of a toilet, or do all three! - mayamanga

Annoying - Midevilnight

This song was ok to when it came out but with the overplay, I don't want to hear this song again. Every time this song comes on the radio and I hear Daya's singing, I turn the station. Who let Daya have a career anyway? I have already heard three songs from her ( Hide Away and SSLP), and she has been making nothing but garbage this entire year.

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12 Cake by the Ocean - DNCE

Most annoying doing since Uptown Funk. That's how bad it is - Midevilnight

Yes! Very overplayed! I did like it at first though. - micahisthebest

Complete garbage anyways - Gamecubesarecool193

Very annoying

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13 Panda - Desiigner

I like this song and haven't heard it on any radio ONCE. Also what? There is no actual clean version of the song. Even the one on now 94 you can clearly hear him say multiple words which have not been edited out

I got crocs in Atlanta. Nah I meant I got rocks in Australia - AlphaQ

This song is awesome. I just haven't heard it on the radio ever. And it's a #1 hit - AlphaQ

They played it last year in march - 1507563

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14 Treat You Better - Shawn Mendes

Get this up the list please!

I hear this song everywhere I go, and I'm sick of it. - TheGamerBuddy

I liked it at first, but then it went to crap.

Everywhere! - VideoGamefan5

15 Cheap Thrills - Sia

I've only heard it once or twice on the radio to be honest. - TheAlbinoWolf

I don't know why it is not even in top ten! Sia's voice and the beats of the song were at least better than jb's sorry

This needs to be #1. Only song I EVER hear. - The01Bro

16 Hello - Adele

Whoever calls this song "overplayed" and "annoying" really needs a hearing aid. It hasn't been played in 9 months where I live. - Swellow

Release date: 23 October 2015 - NOT 2016

So over played

Swelllow same - 1507563

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17 Ride - Twenty One Pilots

This song is getting overplayed, but who am I to complain, I love it! I overplay it by myself, the radio isn't going to kill it for me. - WonkeyDude98

I love this song and this duo, but their popular songs get so overplayed at this point, Ride and Stressed Out start getting annoying

I swear to Christ I heard this song TWICE on the same station with a mere HALF-HOUR distance

Terrible band. - TheAwesomeBrosVotes

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18 Sweatshirt - Jacob Sartorius

This is horrible but not overplayed. - TheEvilNuggetCookie

I have only heard this song once from my annoying fangirl sister who loves this song ( I might need to get a brain scan done on her. And a DNA test.) Thank lord and god almighty that I haven't heard it anywhere else.

It's atrocious but it's never played on the radio, thank god.


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19 This is What You Came For - Calvin Harris

This is easily the most overplayed song of the year yet I had to add it to this list? What's wrong with you people?! I have to hear this literally everyday! - SirSkeletorThe3rd

20 No - Meghan Trainor

Any one who likes this YOU NEED TO LET IT GO even Megan said it

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Top Remixes (6)

1. 7 Years - Lukas Graham
2. Work from Home - Fifth Harmony
3. Work - Rihanna
1. Work - Rihanna
2. 7 Years - Lukas Graham
3. Don't Let Me Down - The Chainsmokers
1. 7 Years - Lukas Graham
2. Love Yourself - Justin Bieber
3. One Dance - Drake

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