DJ Earworm has created an amazing mashup spanning 50 years from 1970-2020 using just a few seconds of the most popular song for each year.

1970 - Jackson 5 - I'll Be There
1971 - Rod Stewart - Maggie May
1972 - Derek and the Dominoes  - Layla
1973 - Stevie Wonder - Superstition
1974 - Kool & the Gang - Hollywood Swinging
1975 - Average White Band - Cut the Cake
1976 - Rose Royce - Car Wash
1977 - Supertramp - Give a Little Bit
1978 - Little River Band - Reminiscing
1979 - Rupert Holmes - Escape (The Pina Colada Song)
1980 - Peter Gabriel - Games Without Frontiers
1981 - Billy Squier - The Stroke
1982 - Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message
1983 - Men Without Hats - Safety Dance
1984 - Nena - 99 Luftballoons
1985 - (2 songs) - Madonna - Crazy for You - Tears for Fears - Shout
1986 - Janet Jackson - Nasty
1987 - Steve Winwood - Back In The High Life Again
1988 - Def Leppard - Pour Some Sugar On Me
1989 - Milli Vanilli - Baby Don't Forget My Number
1990 - George Michael - Freedom '90
1991 - Happy Mondays - Step On
1992 - Red Hot Chili Peppers - Under the Bridge
1993 - Arrested Development - Mr. Wendal
1994 - Beck - Loser
1995 - Dave Matthews Band - Ants Marching
1996 - Eric Clapton - Change the World
1997 - Chumbawamba - Tubthumping
1998 - The Verve - Bittersweet Symphony
1999 - Lou Bega - Mambo No. 5 (a Little Bit Of...)
2000 - Britney Spears - Oops!...I Did It Again
2001 - Sugar Ray - When It's Over
2002 - Ja Rule ft. Ashanti - Always On Time
2003 - Thalia ft. Fat Joe - I Want You
2004 - J-Kwon - Tipsy
2005 - Maroon 5 - Sunday Morning
2006 - Shakira ft. Wyclef Jean - Hips Don't Lie
2007 - Rihanna - Umbrella
2008 - Mariah Carey - Touch My Body
2009 - All-American Rejects - Gives You Hell
2010 - Young Money - Bed Rock
2011 - M83 - Midnight City
2012 - Snoop Dogg & Wiz Khalifa ft. Bruno Mars - Young, Wild and Free
2013 - American Authors - Best Day Of My Life
2014 - Jessie J, Ariana Grande, Nicki Minaj - Bang Bang
2015 - Ed Sheeran - Thinking Out Loud
2016 - Justin Bieber - Sorry
2017 - Luis Fonsi ft. Daddy Yankee - Despacito
2018 - Bebe Rexha ft. Florida Georgia Line - Meant to Be
2019 - Post Malone, Swae Lee - Sunflower
2020 - The Weeknd - Blinding Lights

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