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Which Song Must Go?

If you really love music, this will be painful.

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If you had to live without one of the songs listed below, which would you choose to get rid of?

(Let's use our imaginations and pretend, for some reason, we are being asked to get rid of songs forever.)

Remember: you're getting rid of a song. Not an artist.

  1. Which disco classic would you get rid of?

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    Bee Gees, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I_izvAbhExY" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Stayin' Alive"</a>
    RSA
    Bee Gees, "Stayin' Alive"
    RSA
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Chic, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eKl6EZShaaw" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Good Times"</a>
    Atlantic
    Chic, "Good Times"
    Atlantic
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Lipps Inc, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xF77Y1JLScc" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Funky Town"</a>
    Casablanca
    Lipps Inc, "Funky Town"
    Casablanca
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Which disco classic would you get rid of?
  1. Bee Gees, <a href="Stayin' Alive"" />
     
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    Bee Gees, "Stayin' Alive"
  2. Chic, <a href="Good Times"" />
     
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  3. Lipps Inc, <a href="Funky Town"" />
     
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    Lipps Inc, "Funky Town"
  1. Which Grammy nominated song will get the boot?

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    Incorrect
    Jay Z, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GRW1s40_aOI" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"99 Problems"</a>
    Roc-A-Fella / Def Jam
    Jay Z, "99 Problems"
    Roc-A-Fella / Def Jam
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Kanye West, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L53gjP-TtGE" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Power"</a>
    Roc-A-Fella / Def Jam
    Kanye West, "Power"
    Roc-A-Fella / Def Jam
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Lil Wayne, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O8Uhn-dU3Gg" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"A Milli"</a>
    Cash Money / Universal Motown
    Lil Wayne, "A Milli"
    Cash Money / Universal Motown
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Which Grammy nominated song will get the boot?
  1. Jay Z, <a href="99 Problems"" />
     
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  2. Kanye West, <a href="Power"" />
     
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    Kanye West, "Power"
  3. Lil Wayne, <a href="A Milli"" />
     
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    Lil Wayne, "A Milli"
  1. Say "soul-ong" to one of these songs.

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    Incorrect
    Marvin Gaye, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hajBdDM2qdg" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"I Heard It Through the Grapevine"</a>
    Tamla
    Tamla
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Gladys Knight and the Pips, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=meaVNHch96o" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Midnight Train to Georgia"</a>
    Buddah
    Gladys Knight and the Pips, "Midnight Train to Georgia"
    Buddah
    Correct
    Incorrect
    The Jackson Five, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-T5xWkO56GI" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"I Want You Back”</a>
    Motown
    The Jackson Five, "I Want You Back”
    Motown
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Say "soul-ong" to one of these songs.
  1. Marvin Gaye, <a href="I Heard It Through the Grapevine"" />
     
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  2. Gladys Knight and the Pips, <a href="Midnight Train to Georgia"" />
     
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    Gladys Knight and the Pips, "Midnight Train to Georgia"
  3. The Jackson Five, <a href="I Want You Back”" />
     
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    The Jackson Five, "I Want You Back”
  1. Which hit song will you get rid of?

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    Incorrect
    Mark Ronson, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Ya2U8XN_Zw" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Uptown Funk"</a>
    Columbia
    Mark Ronson, "Uptown Funk"
    Columbia
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Meghan Trainor, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7PCkvCPvDXk" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"All About That Bass"</a>
    Epic
    Meghan Trainor, "All About That Bass"
    Epic
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Pharrell Williams, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y6Sxv-sUYtM" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Happy"</a>
    Black Lot / Columbia
    Pharrell Williams, "Happy"
    Black Lot / Columbia
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Which hit song will you get rid of?
  1. Mark Ronson, <a href="Uptown Funk"" />
     
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    Mark Ronson, "Uptown Funk"
  2. Meghan Trainor, <a href="All About That Bass"" />
     
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    Meghan Trainor, "All About That Bass"
  3. Pharrell Williams, <a href="Happy"" />
     
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    Pharrell Williams, "Happy"
  1. Which rock ‘n’ roll song will you kick to the curb?

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    Incorrect
    The Who, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x2KRpRMSu4g" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Baba O'Riley"</a> (Sometimes incorrectly called "Teenage Wasteland")
    Decca / MCA
    The Who, "Baba O'Riley" (Sometimes incorrectly called "Teenage Wasteland")
    Decca / MCA
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Led Zeppelin, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BcL---4xQYA" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Stairway to Heaven"</a>
    Atlantic
    Led Zeppelin, "Stairway to Heaven"
    Atlantic
    Correct
    Incorrect
    The Rolling Stones, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h7pb1iGcmc4" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"I Can't Get No Satisfaction"</a>
    London / Decca
    The Rolling Stones, "I Can't Get No Satisfaction"
    London / Decca
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Which rock ‘n’ roll song will you kick to the curb?
  1. The Who, <a href="Baba O'Riley" (Sometimes incorrectly called "Teenage Wasteland")" />
     
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    The Who, "Baba O'Riley" (Sometimes incorrectly called "Teenage Wasteland")
  2. Led Zeppelin, <a href="Stairway to Heaven"" />
     
    vote votes
    Led Zeppelin, "Stairway to Heaven"
  3. The Rolling Stones, <a href="I Can't Get No Satisfaction"" />
     
    vote votes
    The Rolling Stones, "I Can't Get No Satisfaction"
  1. Say goodbye to one of these songs.

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Outkast, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fi8rsCncwF8" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Hey Ya!"</a>
    LaFace / RCA
    Outkast, "Hey Ya!"
    LaFace / RCA
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Usher, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y2lylF5ogUQ" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Yeah!"</a>
    Arista
    Usher, "Yeah!"
    Arista
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Lil Jon &amp; the East Side Boyz, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IYH7_GzP4Tg" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Get Low"</a>
    TVT Records
    Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz, "Get Low"
    TVT Records
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Say goodbye to one of these songs.
  1. Outkast, <a href="Hey Ya!"" />
     
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    Outkast, "Hey Ya!"
  2. Usher, <a href="Yeah!"" />
     
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    Usher, "Yeah!"
  3. Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz, <a href="Get Low"" />
     
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    Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz, "Get Low"
  1. Which song by the King of Pop will you get rid of?

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Michael Jackson, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sOnqjkJTMaA" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Thriller"</a>
    Epic
    Michael Jackson, "Thriller"
    Epic
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Michael Jackson, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zi_XLOBDo_Y" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Billie Jean"</a>
    Epic
    Michael Jackson, "Billie Jean"
    Epic
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Michael Jackson, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ym0hZG-zNOk" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Beat It"</a>
    Epic
    Michael Jackson, "Beat It"
    Epic
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Which song by the King of Pop will you get rid of?
  1. Michael Jackson, <a href="Thriller"" />
     
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    Michael Jackson, "Thriller"
  2. Michael Jackson, <a href="Billie Jean"" />
     
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    Michael Jackson, "Billie Jean"
  3. Michael Jackson, <a href="Beat It"" />
     
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    Michael Jackson, "Beat It"
  1. Pick a 90's song to get rid of.

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    Incorrect
    Sir Mixalot, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kY84MRnxVzo" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Baby Got Back"</a>
    Def American
    Sir Mixalot, "Baby Got Back"
    Def American
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Hanson, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NHozn0YXAeE" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Mmmbop"</a>
    Mercury / Polygram
    Hanson, "Mmmbop"
    Mercury / Polygram
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Destiny's Child, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sQgd6MccwZc" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Say My Name"</a>
    Columbia
    Destiny's Child, "Say My Name"
    Columbia
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Pick a 90's song to get rid of.
  1. Sir Mixalot, <a href="Baby Got Back"" />
     
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    Sir Mixalot, "Baby Got Back"
  2. Hanson, <a href="Mmmbop"" />
     
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    Hanson, "Mmmbop"
  3. Destiny's Child, <a href="Say My Name"" />
     
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    Destiny's Child, "Say My Name"
  1. These ladies have killer pipes, but one song's gotta go.

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    Incorrect
    Whitney Houston, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3JWTaaS7LdU" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"I Will Always Love You"</a>
    Arista
    Whitney Houston, "I Will Always Love You"
    Arista
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Mariah Carey, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LfRNRymrv9k" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Always Be My Baby"</a>
    Columbia
    Mariah Carey, "Always Be My Baby"
    Columbia
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Celine Dion, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8tuvz_9D7Ok" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"My Heart Will Go On"</a>
    Columbia / Epic
    Celine Dion, "My Heart Will Go On"
    Columbia / Epic
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These ladies have killer pipes, but one song's gotta go.
  1. Whitney Houston, <a href="I Will Always Love You"" />
     
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    Whitney Houston, "I Will Always Love You"
  2. Mariah Carey, <a href="Always Be My Baby"" />
     
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    Mariah Carey, "Always Be My Baby"
  3. Celine Dion, <a href="My Heart Will Go On"" />
     
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  1. Which 90's pop queen(s) song will be eliminated?

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Britney Spears, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C-u5WLJ9Yk4" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Baby One More Time"</a>
    Jive
    Britney Spears, "Baby One More Time"
    Jive
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Christina Aguilera, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kIDWgqDBNXA" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Genie in a Bottle"</a>
    RCA
    Christina Aguilera, "Genie in a Bottle"
    RCA
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Spice Girls, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gJLIiF15wjQ" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Wannabe"</a>
    Virgin
    Spice Girls, "Wannabe"
    Virgin
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Which 90's pop queen(s) song will be eliminated?
  1. Britney Spears, <a href="Baby One More Time"" />
     
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    Britney Spears, "Baby One More Time"
  2. Christina Aguilera, <a href="Genie in a Bottle"" />
     
    vote votes
    Christina Aguilera, "Genie in a Bottle"
  3. Spice Girls, <a href="Wannabe"" />
     
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    Spice Girls, "Wannabe"
  1. Boy oh boy, don't make me get rid of a song!

    Correct
    Incorrect
    N*Sync, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eo-KmOd3i7s" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Bye Bye Bye"</a>
    Jive
    N*Sync, "Bye Bye Bye"
    Jive
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Backstreet Boys, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4fndeDfaWCg" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"I Want It That Way"</a>
    Jive
    Backstreet Boys, "I Want It That Way"
    Jive
    Correct
    Incorrect
    One Direction, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QJO3ROT-A4E&list=RDQJO3ROT-A4E" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"What Makes You Beautiful"</a>
    Syco / Columbia
    Syco / Columbia
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Boy oh boy, don't make me get rid of a song!
  1. N*Sync, <a href="Bye Bye Bye"" />
     
    vote votes
  2. Backstreet Boys, <a href="I Want It That Way"" />
     
    vote votes
    Backstreet Boys, "I Want It That Way"
  3. One Direction, <a href="What Makes You Beautiful"" />
     
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  1. Which song must go?

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Adele, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rYEDA3JcQqw" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Rolling in the Deep"</a>
    XL
    XL
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Amy Whinehouse, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KUmZp8pR1uc" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Rehab"</a>
    Island
    Amy Whinehouse, "Rehab"
    Island
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Alicia Keys, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ju8Hr50Ckwk" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"If I Ain't Got You"</a>
    J
    Alicia Keys, "If I Ain't Got You"
    J
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Which song must go?
  1. Adele, <a href="Rolling in the Deep"" />
     
    vote votes
  2. Amy Whinehouse, <a href="Rehab"" />
     
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    Amy Whinehouse, "Rehab"
  3. Alicia Keys, <a href="If I Ain't Got You"" />
     
    vote votes
  1. Get rid of one of these pop songs.

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Kesha, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iP6XpLQM2Cs" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"TiK ToK"</a>
    RCA
    Kesha, "TiK ToK"
    RCA
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Katy Perry, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QGJuMBdaqIw" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Firework"</a>
    Capitol
    Katy Perry, "Firework"
    Capitol
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Lady Gaga, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bESGLojNYSo" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Poker Face"</a>
    Interscope
    Lady Gaga, "Poker Face"
    Interscope
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Get rid of one of these pop songs.
  1. Kesha, <a href="TiK ToK"" />
     
    vote votes
    Kesha, "TiK ToK"
  2. Katy Perry, <a href="Firework"" />
     
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    Katy Perry, "Firework"
  3. Lady Gaga, <a href="Poker Face"" />
     
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    Lady Gaga, "Poker Face"
  1. Which song by the Fab Four could you live without?

    Correct
    Incorrect
    The Beatles, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pPSR9K7tzPc" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"A Day in the Life"</a>
    Parlophone / Capitol
    The Beatles, "A Day in the Life"
    Parlophone / Capitol
    Correct
    Incorrect
    The Beatles, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eDdI7GhZSQA" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Hey Jude"</a>
    Apple
    The Beatles, "Hey Jude"
    Apple
    Correct
    Incorrect
    The Beatles, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XNnaxGFO18o" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Yesterday"</a>
    Parlophone / Capitol
    The Beatles, "Yesterday"
    Parlophone / Capitol
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Which song by the Fab Four could you live without?
  1. The Beatles, <a href="A Day in the Life"" />
     
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    The Beatles, "A Day in the Life"
  2. The Beatles, <a href="Hey Jude"" />
     
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    The Beatles, "Hey Jude"
  3. The Beatles, <a href="Yesterday"" />
     
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    The Beatles, "Yesterday"
  1. One of these songs has to hit the road.

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Drake, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-NW9M0dYSgc" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Hold On We're Going Home"</a>
    OVO / Young Money
    OVO / Young Money
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Frank Ocean, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h7qwdHsr2tM" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Thinkin' Bout You"</a>
    Def Jam
    Frank Ocean, "Thinkin' Bout You"
    Def Jam
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Kendrick Lamar - <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GF8aaTu2kg0&list=RDGF8aaTu2kg0" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe"</a>
    Top Dawg / Interscope
    Kendrick Lamar - "Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe"
    Top Dawg / Interscope
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One of these songs has to hit the road.
  1. Drake, <a href="Hold On We're Going Home"" />
     
    vote votes
  2. Frank Ocean, <a href="Thinkin' Bout You"" />
     
    vote votes
    Frank Ocean, "Thinkin' Bout You"
  3. Kendrick Lamar - <a href="Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe"" />
     
    vote votes
  1. We're so sorry to make you do this...

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Beyoncé, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ViwtNLUqkMY" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Crazy in Love"</a>
    Columbia
    Beyoncé, "Crazy in Love"
    Columbia
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Beyoncé, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ob7vObnFUJc" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Love on Top"</a>
    Columbia
    Beyoncé, "Love on Top"
    Columbia
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Beyoncé, <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4m1EFMoRFvY" data-skimlinks-tracking='3991745'>"Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)"</a>
    Columbia
    Columbia
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We're so sorry to make you do this...
  1. Beyoncé, <a href="Crazy in Love"" />
     
    vote votes
    Beyoncé, "Crazy in Love"
  2. Beyoncé, <a href="Love on Top"" />
     
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    Beyoncé, "Love on Top"
  3. Beyoncé, <a href="Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)"" />
     
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