Top 10 Songs of 2016 that Should Have Been a #1 Hit

The #1 hits are Panda, One Dance, Cheap Thrills, Closer and Black Beatles. Tell me if I'm missing anything.

The Top Ten

1 Starboy - The Weeknd

If it hits #1 in 2017 and come back to this list. Remember that this list was what happened in 2016 - AlphaQ

2 Tiimmy Turner - Desiigner

If Panda was a #1 Hit. This deserves it too. They both good but Tiimmy Turner is better - AlphaQ

3 24K Magic - Bruno Mars
4 Heathens - Twenty One Pilots


Nope, Jared Leto Is Talentless, And Suicide Squad Has No Reason To Be Liked - VideoGamefan5

IT WAS SO CLOSE TOO - WonkeyDude98

5 Sucker for Pain - Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa & Imagine Dragons

Easily Lil Wayne's best song after 2009. Probably his best song of all time. 5/5. Wow. Wayne, this is unbelievable, in a good way. - AlphaQ

6 Fake Love - Drake

NO - WonkeyDude98

I'm alright with this
Song. Better than One Dance. - AlphaQ

7 Scars to Your Beautiful - Alessia Cara

I liked Here but Scars to Your Beautiful is better. Alessia is great a singer. 5/5 - AlphaQ

8 Goosebumps - Travis Scott

Can't help but adore this song. 5/5. It's nice and fun to listen to. - AlphaQ

9 This is What You Came For - Calvin Harris
10 Spit Out the Bone - Metallica

The Contenders

11 Hardwired - Metallica
12 I Got the Keys - DJ Khaled
13 Desperado - Rihanna
14 Side to Side - Ariana Grande
15 In the Name of Love - Martin Garrix
16 Work - Rihanna
17 Pick Up the Phone - Young Thug & Travis Scott
18 Purple Lamborghini - Skrillex & Rick Ross
19 Don't Let Me Down - The Chainsmokers

Closer was #1 and this wasn't. This is far better than Closer.

This is amazing stuff! - AlphaQ

20 I Took a Pill in Ibiza - Mike Posner
21 Ride - Twenty One Pilots
22 Ultralight Beam - Kanye West
23 Blackstar - David Bowie
24 Needed Me - Rihanna
25 Sorry - Beyonce
26 Lazarus - David Bowie
27 The Sound of Silence - Disturbed
28 Dystopia - Megadeth

I can't be the only one who loathes this song. 0/5. This is worse than Closer so I would have cried my ass out. - AlphaQ

If this went to #1 I would have cried myself to sleep. Would be the worst #1 hit of the decade. - WonkeyDude98

29 The Stage - Avenged Sevenfold
30 Insane - Korn
31 Moth Into Flame - Metallica
32 Atlas, Rise! - Metallica
33 Fatal Illusion - Megadeth

I despise this album so maybe not... - AlphaQ

34 Send My Love (To Your New Lover) - Adele

Hmm...I kinda fislike this song. But at least Adele tried making something catchy other than that I don't like this. 1.5/5 - AlphaQ

35 Work from Home - Fifth Harmony
36 I Know What You Did Last Summer - Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello
37 Bang Bang - Green Day
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Top Remixes (4)

1. Starboy - The Weeknd
2. Tiimmy Turner - Desiigner
3. 24K Magic - Bruno Mars
1. Hardwired - Metallica
2. Spit Out the Bone - Metallica
3. The Sound of Silence - Disturbed
1. Moth Into Flame - Metallica
2. Fatal Illusion - Megadeth
3. The Sound of Silence - Disturbed

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