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The 60 Best Songs of 2018

The year in song reflected the state of the world around us. Here are the 60 songs that spoke to us this year.

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Sia - "Cheap Thrills" (Singles Going Steady)

"Cheap Thrills" is probably the best song on Sia's latest album.

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Sia: This Is Acting

As a pop songwriter who can bend her style into many different forms, This Is Acting is the most compelling when Sia decides to simply be herself.

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How Sia Kept Breathing and Became a Formalist

Although there are for Sia 1,000 forms of fear, if you will, there are only two formal conventions in her manual of pop songwriting.

Jean-Thomas Tremblay
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Sia - "Reaper" (Singles Going Steady)

This is very much a mid-tempo, MOR pop jam, but also serves as a bit of levity from Sia.

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The Artist Is Not Present: The Significance of Sia's Anti-Pop Persona

For once, a pop artist has rejected the idea of stardom, and as a result, has become one of the world’s most discussed pop stars.

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Guessing the 2015 Grammys

PopMatters predicts a night of newcomers, huge sweeps, and some love for two theme songs from 2013.

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Sia - "Chandelier" (stream)

Sia's latest gorgeous single, "Chandelier", has just been released. Check it out here and head over to iTunes for the download.

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Flo Rida: Wild Ones

The ubiquitous pop rapper makes a pretty good album, despite having less personality than his synths.

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The 2011 Outside Lands Music Festival: San Francisco

With a wide variety of music coming from five different stages in one of the nation's most beautiful locations, the only problem was trying to catch as many bands as possible.

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Sia: 28.April.2010 - Toronto

Sia played Toronto's Phoenix Theatre last Wednesday, revealing an entire spectrum of moods and sounds.

Dave MacIntyre
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Zero 7: Yeah Ghost

Fans coming to the UK chill duo's fourth full-length expecting a Zero 7 album will likely find this desperate attempt to change direction thoroughly disorienting and/or frustrating.

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Sia: Some People Have REAL Problems

Good-girl soul for the Starbucks set

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Sia: Lady Croissant

Furler bends her vowels to the point that her words become nigh-unintelligible, perhaps to make up for the fact that every single song in the live set is a lush, slow-to-mid-tempo affair.

Mike Schiller
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Sia: Colour the Small One

Sia takes difficult subject matter and lovingly dissects it, allowing her listeners a beautiful glimpse at a tortured psyche.


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