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The Bridge's Top 100 Songs of 2016

If you tuned in to The Bridge today, you heard us play and talk about our top 100 songs of 2016, as voted by YOU, our devoted listeners! If you missed any moments of the countdown, take a look at our list below:

1 Ophelia – The Lumineers

2 Cleopatra – The Lumineers

3 Way Down We Go – Kaleo

4 Lazarus – David Bowie

5 Ain’t No Man – Avett Brothers

6 Casual Party – Band of Horses

7 Real Love Baby – Father John Misty

8 When the Tequila Runs Out – Dawes

9 Better Man – Leon Bridges

10 Heavy Days – Katy Guillen & the Girls

11 Keep it Between the Lines – Sturgill Simpson

12 Why Would I Now – Decemberists

13 You Want it Darker – Leonard Cohen

14 I Don’t Care About You – Lake Street Dive

15 Mess Around – Cage the Elephant

16 Rhythm & Blues – Head and the Heart  

17 33 “God” – Bon Iver

18 True Sadness – Avett Brothers

19 All We Ever Knew – Head and the Heart

20 Atomic Number – Case Lang Veirs

21 Heartbeat Smile – Alejandro Escovedo

22 Katchi – Nick Waterhouse

23 Regrets on Parting – The Grisly Hand

24 7 – Catfish and the Bottlemen

25 The Life You Chose – Jason Isbell

26 Capsized – Andrew Bird

27 Dark Necessities – Red Hot Chili Peppers

28 Wow – Beck

29 Tell the Truth – Not a Planet

30 Shut Up Kiss Me – Angel Olsen

31 In a Drawer – Band of Horses

32 Welcome to Your Life – Grouplove

33 Where the Night Goes – Josh Ritter

34 White Flag – Joseph

35 Handclap – Fitz & the Tantrums

36 Ain’t it A Sin – Charles Bradley

37 Bleeding Heart – Regina Spektor

38 Brace for Impact (Live a Little) – Sturgill Simpson

39 Burn the Witch – Radiohead

40 Carry On – Norah Jones

41 Don’t You Give Up on Me – Lissie

42 Everybody Wants To Rule the World – Making Movies

43  Her Mercy – Glen Hansard

44 I Know – Shovels & Rope

45 I Wish I Was Sober – Frightened Rabbit

46 If I Ever Was a Child – Wilco

47 Jim Lee Blues Pt. 1 – Samantha Fish

48 Move – Saint Motel

49 Muse – G Love feat. Citizen Cope

50 On Hold – XX

51 Put a Flower in Your Pocket – Arcs

52  Quiet Corners & Empty Spaces – Jayhawks

53  The Werewolf – Paul Simon

54 Color of the Blues – John Prine w Susan Tedeschi

55 If You Were Gone – Katy Guillen & The Girls

56 Emotions and Math – Margaret Glaspy

57 Fire – Barns Courtney

58 Sand – Chris Meck & The Guilty Birds

59 Get Out – Frightened Rabbit

60 Here in Spirit – Jim James

61 Comeback Kids – Jayhawks

62 In Bloom – Sturgill Simpson

63 Lay My Lily Down – Bob Weir

64 Lost on You – LP

65 Once a Day Rise Up – Michael Franti and Spearhead

66 Packed Powder – Blind Pilot

67 Radio – Sylvan Esso

68 Return to the Moon – El Vy

69 Gardenia – Iggy Pop

70 Side Pony – Lake Street Dive

71 Something to Believe in – Young The Giant

72 Take Me Down – Gary Clark Jr.

73 The World We Know – Not a Planet

74 There Will Be Time – Mumford & Sons & Baaba Maal

75 Weekend’s Long – Ziggy Marley

76 What Good is a Bad Boy – Lauren Anderson

77 A Twitch of the Death Nerve – The Philistines

78 After Dark – Eliot Sumner

79 Anyhow – Tedeschi Trucks

80 Best Kept Secret – Case Lang Veirs

81 Bring My Baby Back – Dr. Dog

82 Cautionary Tale – Dylan LeBlanc

83 Ready Get Set – Ivory Black

84 Fountain of Youth – Local Natives

85 Guesthouse – David Wax Museum

86 Gypsy in Me – Bonnie Raitt

87 Hey, No Pressure – Ray Lamontagne

88 High Note – Mavis Staples

89 I Can’t Give Everything Away – David Bowie

90 I’ll Be Around – Growlers

91 Pretty Pimpin – Kurt Vile

92 Crazy For You – Michael Franti and Spearhead

93 Rivers – Tallest Man on Earth

94 Roma Fade – Andrew Bird

95 Say So – Sara Watkins

96 Shine – Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals

97 The Soul of a Man – Tom Waits

98 Tundraland – Me Like Bees

99 Wristband – Paul Simon

100 Yellow Eyes – Rayland Baxter

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