Stream NPR Music's 100 Best Songs of 2021 Lean into our 7-hour playlist on Spotify, Apple Music and other streaming providers.

Stream NPR Music's 100 Best Songs of 2021

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Lil Nas X on the single artwork for "Montero (Call Me By Your Name)."
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The figurative ink has dried on our 100 Best Songs of 2021 list, and it's ready for you to lean in and listen. We've built the playlist on five streaming providers:

The playlist consists of 99 songs, and that's because one song — The Baylor Project's "We Swing" — is only available commercially as a download. (You can still watch the video on YouTube.) Click on the links above to be taken directly to each streaming service, or scroll down to listen via one of our five embedded playlists.


Apple Music


Amazon Music

YouTube Music