What Were the Top 10 Songs of 2014?

Some of the top songs of 2014 include Kendrick Lamar’s “i”; Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars’ “Uptown Funk”; Ariana Grande, Jessie J and Nicki Minaj’s “Bang Bang”; Tove Lo’s “Habits” and Taylor Swift’s “Blank Space." "Billboard," the "New York Post," "Rolling Stone" and "Music Times" have different top 10 songs for 2014, but these songs feature in many of these lists.

Ariana Grande’s “Problem”; Iggy Azalea and Taylor Swift’s “Out of the Woods”; Beyonce and Jay Z’s “Drunk in Love”; Lana Del Rey’s "West Coast" and Ryan Adams’ "My Wrecking Ball" are some other top songs of 2014.

“I” is the lead song from American rapper Kendrick Lamar’s third album, “To Pimp a Butterfly.” It was released on Sept. 23, 2014, and ranked No. 10 on "Rolling Stone"’s top 50 songs of 2014. The songs used music from the 1973 song “That Lady” by The Isley Brothers. The Isley Brothers are an R&B group consisting of brothers Ronald Isley, Rudolph Isley and O'Kelly Isley, Jr. The elements of “That Lady” used in “i” were re-recorded and not taken directly from the original.

"Uptown Funk," part of Mark Ronson’s album “Uptown Special,” has vocals from Bruno Mars. The song ranked at the top position for 14 weeks on the "Billboard" Hot 100. It was released on Nov. 10, 2014.