Songs About Babies

Oct. 14, 2020
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Column
Writer: George Boyland (sonofwebcore)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1EmbryoPink Floydseverin
2Belly Button WindowJimi HendrixNilpferd
3It' a BoyThe Whoswawilg
4First BornKate & Anna McGarrigleSkippyisaCult
5Babies Makin' BabiesSly and the Family Stoneseverin
6Bottle to the BabyCharlie FeathersTarquinSpodd
7Mama's Baby, Daddy's MaybeSwamp DoggUncleBen
8God Bless the ChildJudy HenskeTempusfugit
9To ZionLauryn HillOliveButler
10The Hardest Button to ButtonThe White Stripesamylee
11Cotton FieldsLead BellyIsabelleForshaw
12KidThe Pretenders9hairs9knots
13Dream Within a DreamSpiritShivSidecar

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Morning DewGrateful DeadChris7572
2Not Yet ThreeJonathan RichmanTarquinSpodd
3WonderNatalie Merchantamylee
4Mother's LamentCreamTarquinSpodd
5The MotherBrandi CarlileLoud Atlas
6King StrutPeter BlegvadUncleben
7Pitch the BabyCocteau Twinsmegadom
8Go to Sleep You Little BabyEmmylou Harris, Gillian Welch & Alison KraussPop Off!
9Moon on Your PajamasPaul WellerShivSidecar
10The Spotlight KidCaptain BeefheartNicko
11Guardian of the UniverseFreemegadom
12Baby SitsIvor Cutlermegadom
13The Unborn ByronSlapp Happymegadom
14The Baby's Done a PooNick CopeNoodsy

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Offensive Insulting Songs

Oct. 7, 2019
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Writer: Olive Butler

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1He Was a Big FreakBetty Davisseverin
2Roforofo FightFela Kutipejepeine
3All About YouThe Rolling Stonesamylee
4Fuck YouCee-Lo GreenNoodsy
5Norman Fucking RockwellLana Del ReyParaMhor
6Bitches Ain't ShitBen Foldsphilipphilip99
7What's the Ugliest Part of Your Body?Frank Zappaamylee
8TrashRobyn Hitchcockmegadom
9Margaret on the GuillotineMorrisseyphilipphilip99
10C.R.E.E.P.The FallMussoliniHeadkick
11B.Y.C.Terminal HeadsCarpgate
12Paintball's Coming HomeHalf Man Half BiscuitDaysinScotland

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1TwatJohn Cooper ClarkeMussoliniHeadkick
2Mile X ManBraindanceCarpgate
3Mouthful of ShitChumbawambavanwolf2
4Fuck Off NoddyIan DuryTubby Brewster
5You're the Reason Our Kids are UglyLoretta Lynn & Conway TwittyUncleben
6Don Henley Must DieMojo Nixonphilipphilip99
7All Men Are LiarsNick Lowemegadom
8Scrape AwayThe JamShivSidecar
9Here Comes GeordieRichard Thompsonmegadom
10Alison GrossSteeleye Spanseverin
11Short PeopleRandy NewmanLoud Atlas
12When Will You Die?They Might Be GiantsAdam Smith

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Slow, Sexy Love Songs

Sept. 30, 2020
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Writer: pejepeine

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1ParadiseJean Adebambomagicman
2Sweetest TabooSadeLoud Atlas
3Slow DancingJohnny DuncanSweetHomeAlabama
4Two of the Lucky OnesThe Droge and Summers BlendEnglishOutlaw
5HalYasmin HamdanUntergunther
6How Deep is Your LoveThe Bee GeesParaMhor
7Intimate FriendsEddie KendricksNicko
8Réponds MoiMathematiques Modernesphilipphilip99
9StayRihannasonsounds
10Everyone Here Wants YouJeff Buckleymegadom
11Soul on FireLavern BakerIsabelleForshaw
12With You I'm Born AgainBilly Preston & SyreetaAltraEgo

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Feel Like Making LoveRoberta Flackseverin
2Let's Get It OnMarvin Gayeamylee
3Inside My LoveMinnie RipertonOliveButler
4Just Like YouBrides of FunkensteinTatankaYotanka
5Didn't IDarondoattwilightlarks
6Hey There Lonely GirlEddie Holmanphilipphilip99
7Make You Feel My LoveAdeleseverin
8If You're Looking for a Way OutOdysseyParaMhor
9Sweet LoveAnita Bakermagicman
10Golden Touch Rose RoyceUncleben
11Three Times a LadyThe CommodoresNicko

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Songs About Masks

Sept. 23, 2020
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Writer: Stephen Males (severin)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1The Man in the Iron MaskBilly Bragg Suzi
2SpidermanRamonesmegadom
3Vesti La Giubba (from Pagliacci)Ruggero Leoncavallo (sung by Jussi Björlingattwilightlarks
4MaskIggy PopOliveButler
5The Masquerade is OverNancy WilsonNicko
6Cynthia MaskRobyn Hitchcock megadom
7Marrakesh Night MarketLoreena McKennittLoud Atlas
8Old Fart at PlayCaptain BeefheartBanazirGalbasi
9Everybody Wear They MaskJazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton MarsalisRavi Raman
10Mugamoodi (Terrace Jams version)KuranganRavi Raman
11A Ritual MaskPeter HammillNicko
12Take Off the MaskClinton Fearon & the Boogie Brown BandUncleben
13Long Black VeilDave Matthews BandLoud Atlas

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Marty Beller MaskThey Might Be Giantsphilipphilip99
2Art GroupieGrace JonesIsabelleForshaw
3MasqueradeThe SkidsShoegazer
4ChristineSiouxsie and the Bansheesmegadom
5There's a GirlThe Ditty BopsUncleben
6My Smile is Just a Frown (Turned Upside Down)Carolyn Crawfordattwilightlarks
7Two Face PeopleMax RomeoNicko
8Sleeping With Your Devil MaskRobyn HitchcockOliveButler
9Under the Mask of HappinessGraham ParkerLoud Atlas
10SamaritansIdlesDiscoMonster
11Adele's Laughing Song (from Die Fledermaus)Johann Straus II (sung by Leslie Garrett)ajostu
12Beautiful Gas MaskThe Mountain GoatsShoegazer
13The MaskFugeesOliveButler
14The Blue MaskLou ReedNicko
15NavarasamThaikkudam BridgeRavi Raman
16This MasqueradeGeorge Bensonamylee

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Songs About Getting Brighter

Sept. 19, 2020
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Writer: Paul Hayes (DiscoMonster)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Mi Negra Ave MariaRoberto Fonsecaungtergunther
2Brighter Days/Brighter DazeStanton Davis Ghetto/MysticismNicko
3Bright Morning StarsAbigail Washburntincanman
4Brighter Slowdivehappyclapper
5Brighter NowRazorcutsvanwolf2
6Brighter As We FallEngineersShoegazer
7New Gold Dream (81/82/83/84)Simple MindsParaMhor
8Love Shines BrighterCultureTarquinSpodd
9Queen of HeartsFucked Uphappyclapper
10Gayatri Mantra (Contemporary Mix)Shankar MahadevanRavi Raman
11We are Youngfun. ft. Janelle MonaéLoud Atlas
12(You Shine) Brighter Than LightJoensuu 1685saneshane
13Bright Side of the RoadVan MorrisonSweetHomeAlabama
14Lovely DayBill WithersSuzi
15Let Our Love Grow HigherEula Cooperattwilightlarks
16Searching Change ft. Luther Vandrosspejepeine
17Brighter Days Sauti Sol & Soweto Gospel Choirseverin

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Brighter DayActive Childuntergunther
2Tomorrow's Gonna Be a Brighter DayJim CroceLoud Atlas
3Send Us Brighter DaysHabib Koité & Eric BibbUncleben
4Here Comes SunshineGrateful DeadChris7572
5Preta PretinhaNovos Baianospejepeine
6Crystal Blue PersuasionTommy James & the ShondellsAltraEgo
7Nuevo DiaLole y ManuelMakinavaja
8Til the Next Full DayEsperanza Spaldinguntergunther
9Brighter DaysCajmere ft DajaeUncleben
10Dawn Breaks ThroughBarrierShivSidecar
11Brighter DaysSigala ft Paul JanewayLoud Atlas

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Songs About the Evening

Sept. 9, 2020
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Column
Writer: philipphilip99

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Evening in AtlantisEsbjörn Svensson Triomegadom
2When the Sun Goes DownThe Ink SpotsLoud Atlas
3Twilight TimeThe PlattersSweetHomeAlabama
4Music for EveningsYoung Marble Giantsmegadom
5Civil TwilightThe WeakerthansUncleben
6Raymond Chandler EveningRobyn Hitchcock & the Egyptiansmegadom
7One EveningFeistswawilg
8Late in the EveningPaul SimonSweetHomeAlabama
9Hot StuffDonna SummerOliveButler
10I Know a PlacePetula ClarkSweetHomeAlabama
11I Like to Go Back in the EveningJack Jackson & his Orchestraseverin
12VespersJohn Zornmegadom
13Evening FallsEnyaMakinavaja
14Dusk: A Peach in the OrchardEelsmegadom

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1In the EveningLed Zeppelinswawilg
2Melodie au CrépusculeDjango ReinhardtBanazirGalbasi
3Half a World AwayR.E.M.AltraEgo
4Evening Julie LondonOliveButler
5Don't Fence Me InRoy RogersIsabelleForshaw
6The GloamingSeth LakemanRavi Raman
7Claudy BanksShirley Collins & the Albion BandSkippyisaCult
8Beechwood ParkThe ZombiesTatankaYotanka
9Darkest DreamingDavid SylvianParaMhor
10Passage at DuskGeoffrey OryemaNicko
11Girl Don't ComeSandie Shawattwilightlarks
12Coles CornerRichard Hawleyflorian7
13SunsetThe xxmegadom
14Evening StarRoy HarperShivSidecar
15EveningJimmy WitherspoonNicko

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Songs Featuring Choirs

Sept. 2, 2020
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Writer: magicman

A List

 TitleArtistChoirNominated by
1All I Think About is YouHarry NilssonSt. Paul's Cathedral Boys Choirflorian7
2Missa Papae Marcelli: GloriaPierluigi PalestrinaSistine Chapel ChoirSuzi
3Jai Hanuman!L. SubramaniamNyoman Wenten & the Burat Wangi ChoirRavi Raman
4We Praise TheePavel ChesnokovSt. Petersburg Chamber Choirflorian7
5Man in the MirrorMichael JacksonThe Andraé Crouch Choirseverin
6Um Canto de Afoxé Para o Bloco do IlêCaetano VelosoCobra Coral Carnival Choirpejepeine
7Calon LanCerys MatthewsFron Male Voice Choirphilipphilip99
8Pavane (choral)Gabriel FauréTanglewood Festival Chorusajostu
9UmbombelaSoweto Gospel ChoirSoweto Gospel ChoirIsabelleForshaw
10Precious Lord. Take My Hand/You've Got a FriendAretha FranklinThe Southern California Commmunity Choir with Rev. James Clevelandseverin
11Sojourner's Battle HymnSweet Honey in the RockSweet Honey in the RockSeth Miller
12Polegnala E TodoraLe Mystère Des Voix BulgaresLe Mystère Des Voix Bulgaresswawilg
13The Cornish Farewell ShantyOysterbandVarious ArtistsSuzi

B List

 TitleArtist Nominated by
1Lay Down (Candles in the Rain)MelanieThe Edwin Hawkins Singersseverin
2Will the Circle Be UnbrokenNitty Gritty Dirt BandVarious ArtistsRavi Raman
3Shangri LaRay DaviesCrouch End Festival ChorusParaMhor
4Agnus DeiSamuel BarberThe Dale Warland Singersattwilightlarks
5Batata Dia BwangaChanteurs a la Croix de CuivreChanteurs a la Croix de CuivreTarquinSpodd
6Dwa SerduszkaMazowszeMazowszeuntergunther
7Sing CarpentersJimmy Joyce Children's ChoirMarconius7
8To Thee We SingSergei RachmaninovThe State Moscow Chamber Choirajostu
9CreepScala & Kolacny BrothersScala & Kolacny BrothersLoud Atlas
10Song for AtheneJohn TavenerKing's College Choir, Cambridgeattwilightlarks
11Isa LeiAndi ThakambauThe Pupils Of The Adi Cakabau (Andi Thakambau) Fijian Girls' SchoolTarquinSpodd
12Hello, ChainNicolas JaarElectronically Created Choiruntergunther
13Offbeat FugueThe Jumping JacquesThe Jumping Jacquesphilipphilip99

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Songs About Rhythm, Beat or Boogie

Aug. 26, 2020
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Column
Writer: Amy Lee (amylee aka RipThisJoint)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1We Got the BeatThe Go-Go'sUncleben
2Crazy BeatBlurSweetHomeAlabama
3Highly StrungVan Der Graaf GeneratorTatankaYotanka
4Honaloochie BoogieMott the HoopleEnglishOutlaw
5Love on the BeatSerge Gainsbourgswawilg
6Into the GrooveMadonnaIsabelleForshaw
7Rhythm of the NightDeBargePop Off!
8Tukka Yoot's RhythmUs3swawilg
9No Ism Pon De RiddimPeter BroggsNicko
10Slave to the RhythmGrace JonesOliveButler
11Rhythm (Devoted to the Art of Moving Butts)A Tribe Called QuestDiscoMonster
12Beat DisBomb the Bassseverin
13Casino BoogieThe Rolling StonesDiscoMonster
14Jungle BoogieKool & the GangLoud Atlas
15Boogie Everywhere I GoJohn Lee HookerSuzi

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1The Beat Goes OnSonny & CherOliveButler
2Different DrumStone Poneysattwilightlarks
3I Got RhythmThe HappeningsMarconius7
4Rhythm of the RainThe Cascadesswawilg
5Bad Boy BoogieMark KozelekShoegazer
6The DrumSlapp HappyTarquinSpodd
7Feel Every BeatElectronicParaMhor
8Eight BeatThe Cro-MagnonsTarquinSpodd
9Let It All Hang OutA.D.O.R.Nilpferd
10Let the Rhythm RunSalt-n-PepaGreatGrendel
11Rebel Without a PausePublic Enemymagicman
12King of the BeatsMantronixMussoliniHeadkick
13In the Beginning There Was RhythmThe Slitsmegadom
14Git In ThereBetty DavisRavi Raman
15That Driving BeatWillie Mitchellattwilightlarks
16It's the BeatMajor Lanceattwilightlarks
17Boogie Woogie DanceThin Lizzyphilipphilip99
18Tripe Face BoogieLittle FeatBanazirGalbasi

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Songs About Eggs

Aug. 19, 2020
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Column
Writer: Hoshino Sakura

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1The World Should Revolve Around MeLittle JackieUncleben
2EggMr. BungleTraktor Albatrost
3The Egg or the Hen?Hot Lips Page & his OrchestraNicko
4Humpty DumptyAimee MannShivSidecar
5How d'Ya Like Your Eggs in the MorningDean Martin & Helen O'ConnellLoud Atlas
6Don't Quote Me on ThatMadnessShivSidecar
7Jan BradyLunachicksIsabelleForshaw
8Baked Beans and EggMacka BUncleben
9Putting All My Eggs in One BasketElla Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrongseverin
10Walking On EggsGround Floor PeopleTarquinSpodd
11Talkin' PlatyJill SobuleNicko
12Out of the Serpent's EggDead Can DanceBanazirGalbasi

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Ham 'n' EggsA Tribe Called Questmagicman
2Little Black EggThe NightcrawlersTarquinSpodd
3Ko Ko Ko Ke KoThe SpidersPanthersan
4Pont Neuf No TamagoHumbert HumbertTarquinSpodd
5Jumpin' JiveCab Calloway & the Nicholas BrothersIsabelleForshaw
6I Said My Pajamas (And Put On My Prayers)Ethel Merman & Ray BolgerBethnoir
7Egbert the Easter EggBetty ClooneyRavi Raman
8Make an OmeletteBrian d'Arcy JamesRavi Raman
9Golden HenTenor Sawpejepeine
10Y Pren ar y BryDafydd IwanSuzi
11Egg and SoldiersCosmo Sheldrakemagicman
12Big Dick Farts a PolkaJonathan Coultonphilipphilip99

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Songs With Steel Guitar

Aug. 12, 2020
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Column
Writer: Marco den Ouden (Marconius7)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Going in the Right DirectionRobert Randolph & the Family BandRavi Raman
2Steel Guitar RagBarbara Mandrellmagicman
3Speedin' WestCindy CashdollarPop Off!
4EmmylouFirst Aid KitEnglishOutlaw
5Dire WolfGrateful DeadLoud Atlas
6Aloha OeRicky Kingmagicman
7Pa'ahanaLedward Kaapana & Bob BrozmanNicko
8Songs of the NightlifeLuke Vibert & B.J. ColeTatankaYotanka
9Death Have MercyHarry ManxNicko
10Poem for EvaBill Frisellajostu
11Alone and ForsakenLucky Oceans (with Paul Kelly)Nicko
12Look AwayLarkin PoeLoud Atlas
13Shake ShakeGaby JogeixMakinavaja

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1The Steel Guitar SongKim Murraymagicman
2Surf MedleyJunior BrownOliveButler
3Far Away EyesRolling Stonesamylee
4I Live For YouGeorge HarrisionLoud Atlas
5Alternate WorldSon Luxuntergunther
6Dust My BroomElmore JamesLoud Atlas
7Stand By Your ManTammy Wynettemagicman
8Lipstick SunsetJohn Hiattsonofwebcore
9You Ain't Goin' Nowhere ByrdsOliveButler
10ReincarnationSuzanne Sundforajostu
11Statesboro BluesTaj Mahalattwilightlarks
12Tomorrow is a Long TimeSandy Dennyseverin
13Who Do You LoveJuicy Lucy9hairs9knots
14Harvest MoonNeil Youngseverin
15Since She Started to RideJonathan RichmanTarquinSpodd
16WoodstockMatthews Southern ComfortShivSidecar
17ForeverPete Drakephilipphilip99
18St. Louis BluesAlvino Reypejepeine
19Stony RoadChris Reaphilipphilip99
20All I Wanna DoSheryl Crowmagicman
21Magic in the BluesDave Stewart ft Orianthiphilipphilip99
22It Is What It IsKacey MusgravesNoodsy
23Someday SoonJudy Collinsmagicman
24Matte Kudasaikd langajostu
25You Only Believe Me When I'm Lyin'Zoe Muth & the Lost High RollersPop Off!
26Beautiful BlueMudcrutchtreefrogdemon
27AlrightDarius Ruckeramylee
28PaulineDocteur Nico & l'African Fiesta Sukisapejepeine
29Your Own Sweet WayNotting HillbilliesAltraEgo
30My Oklahoma HomeBruce SpringsteenPop Off!

C List

NumberSong TitleArtist Nominated By
1East St. Louis Toodle-ooSteely DanOliveButler
2Dido's LamentB.J. Cole & Emily BurridgeTatankaYotanka
3Sleepwalk Sneaky Pete KleinowLoud Atlas
4Little MarthaTedeschi Trucks Band (with Jerry Douglas)Ravi Raman
5ApacheDoug BeaumierRavi Raman
6Still of the NightSanto and JohnnyRavi Raman
7Apartment # 9David HartleyRavi Raman
8Midnight in Old AmarilloCindy CashdollarPop Off!
9Fly HawaiiLuke Vibert & B.J. Coleuntergunther
10How Great Thou ArtJohn Russell & David HartleyRavi Raman
11Mansion on a HillZane King Steel GuitarRavi Raman
12WeightlessBrian Enomagicman
13Lonesome DepotD. Rothonuntergunther
14Sugar MoonWaikikisAltraEgo
15Montague d'OrConvergenceTatankaYotanka
16Concerto for Pedal Steel Guitar and OrchestraNashville Chamber Orchestraseverin

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