One Ticket Please Playlist: Best of the Worst (Year) 2017

Picking up where 2016 left off, 2017 left much to be desired. America’s political climate is a joke, Hollywood turned out to be run by perverts (and thankfully purged a large number of them), and for some reason everything has to be discussed in context of Star Wars. However, the music scene never gave up and delivered us some amazing albums and new artists that we will likely be digging for years to come. So, I took some time and collected the stand out tracks that came out of this sarlacc pit of a year.

Instead of just arbitrarily assigning numbers to each of the songs on here, I thought it would be more helpful to sort songs into groups of similar songs. It’s like little playlists within a playlist! So, go ahead, relax, click play, and enjoy some of the finest songs of 2017!

And from everyone here at One Ticket Please, have a wonderful 2018!

 

Best Songs to Destroy Your Eardrums:

Kill Jill – Big Boi, Killer Mike, Jeezy

U-Rite – THEY.

HUMBLE. – Kendrick Lamar

Dreams – ZHU, NERO

Best Songs by Consistently Good Artists:

Wow – Beck

call the police – LCD Soundsystem

Want You back – HAIM

Everything Now – Arcade Fire

Hot Thoughts – Spoon

Show You the Way – Thundercat, Michael McDonald, Kenny Loggins

The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness – The National

New York – St. Vincent

Exceptional Hip-Hop/R&B:

Plain Jane – A$AP Ferg

American Dream – Jeezy, J. Cole, Kendrick Lamar

745 – Vince Staples

Love Galore – SZA, Travis Scott

Biking (Solo) – Frank Ocean

One Ticket Please Favorites:

watch – Billie Eilish

Say My Name – Tove Styrke

Truth Hurts – Lizzo

Havana – Camila Cabello, Young Thug

Glorious – Macklemore, Skylar Grey

Homemade Dynamite – REMIX – Lorde, Khalid, Post Malone, SZA

Songs That Defined 2017:

Feel it Still – Portugal. The Man

DNA. – Kendrick Lamar

Bodak Yellow – Cardi B

The Biannual Check in on Will Smith’s Kids:

Boy – Willow

Icon – Jaden Smith

The Best Song Featured in a Movie Because We Are a Movie Website After All:

Easy – Sky Ferreria

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