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Music: July 5/12, 2013

From the best duets to the biggest heartbreakers, we list the top 10 songs in our favorite categories

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10 Greatest Covers
[ 1 ] ”All Along the Watchtower,” Jimi Hendrix Experience 1968
[ 2 ] ”Hurt,” Johnny Cash 2002
[ 3 ] ”I Will Always Love You,” Whitney Houston 1992
[ 4 ] ”The Man Who Sold the World,” Nirvana 1993
[ 5 ] ”Tainted Love,” Soft Cell 1981
[ 6 ] ”Jolene,” The White Stripes 2000
[ 7 ] ”Across the Universe,” Fiona Apple 1998
[ 8 ] ”Hallelujah,” Jeff Buckley 1994
[ 9 ] ”Landslide,” Dixie Chicks 2002
[ 10 ] ”Hazy Shade of Winter” The Bangles 1987


10 Best Duets
[ 1 ] ”Islands in the Stream,” Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton 1983
[ 2 ] ”I Got You Babe,” Sonny & Cher 1965
[ 3 ] ”You’re All I Need to Get By,” Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell 1968
[ 4 ] ”Empire State of Mind,” Jay-Z Feat. Alicia Keys 2009
[ 5 ] ”Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around,” Stevie Nicks and Tom Petty 1981
[ 6 ] ”Say Say Say,” Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson 1983
[ 7 ] ”Don’t Give Up,” Peter Gabriel and Kate Bush 1986
[ 8 ] ”Reunited,” Peaches & Herb 1978
[ 9 ] ”(I’ve Had) The Time of My Life,” Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes 1987
[ 10 ] ”Some Velvet Morning,” Nancy Sinatra and Lee Hazlewood 1967


10 Greatest Dance Jams
[ 1 ] ”Crazy in Love,” Beyoncé Feat. Jay-Z 2003
[ 2 ] ”Kiss,” Prince and the Revolution 1986
[ 3 ] ”Hey Ya!,” Outkast 2003
[ 4 ] ”It Takes Two,” Rob Base & D.J. E-Z Rock 1988
[ 5 ] ”I Want You Back,” The Jackson 5 1969
[ 6 ] ”One More Time,” Daft Punk 2000
[ 7 ] ”Push It,” Salt-N-Pepa 1987
[ 8 ] ”Don’t Leave Me This Way,” Thelma Houston 1976
[ 9 ] ”Groove Is in the Heart,” Deee-Lite 1990
[ 10 ] ”Just Dance,” Lady Gaga 2008

10 Biggest Heartbreakers
[ 1 ] ”Tears in Heaven,” Eric Clapton 1992
[ 2 ] ”Last Night I Dreamt That Somebody Loved Me,” The Smiths 1987
[ 3 ] ”Everybody Hurts,” R.E.M. 1992
[ 4 ] ”The End of the World,” Skeeter Davis 1963
[ 5 ] ”Someone Like You,” Adele 2011
[ 6 ] ”Crying,” Roy Orbison 1961
[ 7 ] ”Ain’t No Sunshine,” Bill Withers 1971
[ 8 ] ”Maps,” Yeah Yeah Yeahs 2004
[ 9 ] ”Nothing Compares 2 U,” Sinéad O’Connor 1990
[ 10 ] ”I Can’t Make You Love Me,” Bonnie Raitt 1991


10 Greatest Rap Game Changers
[ 1 ] ”Rapper’s Delight,” The Sugarhill Gang 1979
[ 2 ] ”White Lines (Don’t Don’t Do It),” Grandmaster Flash & Melle Mel 1983
[ 3 ] ”Walk This Way,” Run-D.M.C. 1986
[ 4 ] ”Fight the Power,” Public Enemy 1989
[ 5 ] ”Mama Said Knock You Out,” LL Cool J 1990
[ 6 ] ”Monie in the Middle,” Monie Love 1990
[ 7 ] ”Juicy,” The Notorious B.I.G. 1994
[ 8 ] ”Dear Mama” 2Pac 1995
[ 9 ] ”Fu-Gee-La,” Fugees 1996
[ 10 ] ”The Real Slim Shady,” Eminem 2000

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