Radio Xenu’s Mid-Year Top 20 Countdown 2015 is in the books. What an amazing countdown it was. Every song that made it into the countdown was voted on by the fans of the artists and listeners of Radio Xenu. We had over 100 songs voted for by people from all around the world. Check out the list.
20. Deftones “Sextape”
-Was #18 on the Top40 2014
19. I The Mighty ft. Max Bemis “Friends”
18. Bright Eyes “Lover I Don’t Have To Love”
-Was #15 on the Top40 2014
17. Anakin “Sink To the Bottom” (Fountains of Wayne Cover)
16. Royal Blood “Figure It Out”
15. Diet Cig “Harvard”
14. Jimmy Eat World “Your New Aesthetic”
-the oldest song on the countdown, from 1999
13. Fortunate Youth “My Love”
12. Jon Bellion “Woke The Fuck Up”
-Bellion first appeared with “Luxury” at #6 on the Top40 in January
11. Conway “Attack”
10. The Neighbourhood “Female Robbery”
-5th appearance for The Neighbourhood in countdown history. Previous songs include West Coast and Afraid.
9. Straylight Run “Hands In The Sky (Big Shot)”
-Was #16 on the Top40 2014
8. Baby Alpaca “Rollercoaster”
7. Twenty One Pilots “Stressed Out”
-3rd Countdown appearance by Twenty One Pilots, who had #11 from Top20 Last Year and #17 from Top40 with Ode to Sleep.
6. 3 “Pretty”
5. Abandon Kansas “Mirror”
-4th Countdown Appearance by AK. Was #14 on Top40 2014 w/You+Me+TheRadio, #2 w/TheChase.
-The Chase was #10 last year on the Top20.
4. Stellar Young “Nomad”
-“We Own Nothing” was #7 on last year’s Top20, #5 on Top40 2014. This is the highest Stellar Young have appeared on a countdown.
3. Gunship “Fly For Your Life”
2. The Macks “Nightcrawler”
1. Hidden Hospitals “Rose Hips”
Top20 Tidbits –
Artists that have dominated the previous countdowns include CHERUB, The Neighbourhood, Dirty Heads, Stellar Young, Abandon Kansas, Portugal. the man, and Twenty One Pilots.
On this countdown, of those 7, only 4 of them appeared.
There were only 4 overlapping artists in this year’s Top20 compared to last year’s Top20.
There were only 8 overlaps from the Top40 which was only 6 months ago.
Artists that received votes but did not make it into the countdown include:
Antemasque, Athletics, Dead Unicorn, Every Time I Die, Glassjaw, Hirie, Hum, Ibeyi, K.Flay, Kiss Kiss, Miami Horror, Minus The Bear, Nine Inch Nails, No Devotion, One Drop, Pinback, Portugal. the Man, Royal Blood, Shamir, Session 606, Shark Bait, ShwizZ, Soko, The Wombats, The Carnations, Weerd Science, XV, Yelawolf, Young Rising Sons.’
Wanna know the songs we play? Here’s a list that Neesh has kept for us of the latest AutoDJ additions over the last year.
We’ll be back in 6 months with the big end of the year RXTop40. Don’t let your favorites get lost in the shuffle!
When it’s time, you can vote via Facebook (facebook.com/radioxenu) or Tweet @radioxenu your favorite AutoDJ tracks & let us know that you want to vote for them in the #RXTop40. Get your friends to listen and vote as well so your song can make it to the top spot! Then tune in with your friends and all of the other listeners to find out where your favorites landed in the twenty most popular songs countdown on Radio Xenu.
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