Songs of the year

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Top 10 Rock Songs Of 2012: Who’s #1?

The sound of rock was all over the place in 2012, and in the best way possible. From revived rap-rock to indie pop to the ubiquitous campfire songs of this year’s crop of superstar folk-rockers to alternative R&B, rock’s eclecticism made it the most vital (and GRAMMY nominated) sound of the year.