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17 Songs Released A Decade Ago That Will Make You Go "Time Isn't Real"

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3. Fall Out Boy, "Thnks fr th Mmrs"

Island

Release date: 27 March 2007

Fun fact: The lack of vowels in the song title was a rebellious nod to the band's record company, which asked them to shorten their lengthy song titles.

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7. Kanye West, "Stronger"

Sony Music

Release date: 31 July 2007

Fun fact: The song has since been certified seven times platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America, making it one of the best-selling singles worldwide.

8. Beyoncé and Shakira, "Beautiful Liar"

Sony Music

Release date: 12 February 2007

Fun fact: The song initially had a Spanish title and different lyrics but the songwriter retitled it when he heard the line "beautiful liar" in one of the verses.

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9. Britney Spears, "Gimme More"

Jive

Release Date: 20 September 2007

Fun Fact: The viral "Leave Britney Alone!" fan video was a response to the criticism Britney got for her performance of this song at the 2007 MTV Video Music Awards.

10. Mika, "Grace Kelly"

Island

Release date: 8 January 2007

Fun fact: The song was written to mock musicians who try to reinvent themselves to be popular, after a record executive told Mika he should be more like Craig David.

11. Aly & AJ, "Potential Breakup Song"

Hollywood

Release date: 26 June 2007

Fun fact: Radio Disney played an alternate version of the song to mainstream radio in order to remove sexual innuendos. The chorus lyric "gettin' me" was changed to "gettin' to me".

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14. Soulja Boy, "Crank That"

Collipark

Release date: 2 May 2007

Fun Fact: Soulja Boy was still in school when he and his classmates were playing around on the computer, and decided to make a song and upload a video for it themselves.

17. Timbaland ft. OneRepublic, "Apologize"

Interscope

Release Date: 17 September 2007

Fun Fact: The song had a 25-week run in the US top 10. It was the longest any song has been in the top 10 since 1999.

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