WXPN’s listener-voted countdown The 885 Greatest Songs of the New Millennium started this morning at 6 a.m. with LMFAO’s “Party Rock Anthem,” and already moved through songs by Cat Power, Hot Chip, Rosanne Cash, Taylor Swift, The National, Bloc Party and Norah Jones. We asked a handful of locals to weigh in with some of their favorite songs from the new Millenium. Below are selections chosen by our friend Dan DeLuca, who is the Philadelphia Inquirer Pop Music Critic. Check out his top five list below.
“Power” by Kanye West
“You Know That I’m No Good” by Amy Winehouse
“1 Thing” by Amerie
“Our Love” by Rhett Miller
“Dead Leaves and the Dirty Ground” by the White Stripes