The Best Songs of 2009: Rankings.

This year I did the impossible - I ranked a total of 109 songs. YES, I did.

They're just general ranks in a hierarchy of 6 colors (that was the color-coding I was talking about on Twitter weeks ago) sorted by month. So for example from January there are 2 songs that are in red, 2 in orange, 2 in yellow, 2 in green and 2 in blue. And so on and so forth.

(from lowest to highest)

So all the red songs are the best of the best songs of the year for me. Below are screenshots of each 'section'/'rank'.

And if you want to download the fancy version of my list (with dates published, months and rank) that I used to blog, it's here:

But I have more up my sleeve - I've really ranked all the songs in RED, all 23 of them, and that makes for the best songs of 2009. Here's the ranking:

23. Just Like U - Tania Christopher
22. 니가 밉다 - 2PM
21. Everything Can Change - Spectacular! Cast
20. Fall for Something Real - Lucie Silvas
19. My Baby's Waiting - Industry
18. 1000 Stars - Natalie Bassingthwaighte
17. Love Love Love - Agnes Carlsson
16. Crash & Burn - Jesse McCartney
15. Talk You Down - The Script
14. That's How Strong My Love Is - Alicia Keys
13. Vari2ty - Jewelry
12. Sky's The Limit - Ola
11. 라차타 (Lachata) - f(x) (에프엑스)
10. No Parade - Jordin Sparks
9. To Love Again - Alesha Dixon
8. 呪文 MIROTIC - 동방신기 (DBSK)
7. Have Your Way - Britt Nicole
6. Ring Ding Dong - 샤이니 (SHINee)
5. Because Of You - After School
4. 너라고 (It's You) - 슈퍼주니어 (Super Junior)
3. 소원을 말해봐 (Genie) - 소녀시대 (SNSD)
2. Street Lights - Kevin Borg
1. 심장을 놓쳐서 (Because I Missed Your Heart) - 환희 (Hwanhee)


  1. Mirotic is number EIGHT? Wow. I expected higher. Haha. Very strong list! Thanks for introducing me to KPOP this year -- the article(s) are still in progress. I want to do you proud! ;)

  2. SuJu and SNSD LOVE! :)
    Lachata ain't that fresh anymore and I really hope they will come out with something better.

  3. I agree with RcLoy,

    Huurah for SuJu 'It's You' and 'Genie'! Those are effin' great KPOP. :)

    *Congrats for finishing things up. I'm so lazy to write the final post but I'll do it ASAP. :)

  4. 109 songs?! You're good, aren't you?

    Look out for my Best & Worst Things of 2009 on 30th December, ok?

    I think though that 2PM could have been a little higher, why #22? :O
    Why is Mirotic on the list? It came out in 2008, right?

  5. As Mel's said, thank you for the introduction to K-Pop this year, a genre I otherwise hadn't been brought to the attention of.

    Great lists by the way ;)

  6. Mel - I had a down period with that song - I think I listened to much. So I stopped and then I got addicted to it again. lol. I CANNOT wait to read your kpop posts. Like, I NEED TO READ THEM. Hahah.

    rcLoy - OH YEAH! Hahah. But at least it was better than 'Chu'. That was injustice to Luna's voice.

    Ken - And you're one of the many people I converted to kpop this year. *dances around room*

    nynyonline - I've seen it. : ) 'Mirotic' was also on 'The Secret Code' released this year. I found a loophole!

    Adem - Shet. YOU WERE READING THOSE? *faints* Thanks!


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