Song of the Day #2,385: ‘I’ – Kendrick Lamar

kendrick_lamarIn the second, third and fourth positions of the Pazz & Jop poll are three tracks I’ve already featured on the blog: FKA Twigs’ ‘Two Weeks‘ and Taylor Swift’s ‘Blank Space‘ and ‘Shake It Off.’

If you combined the votes for the two Taylor Swift tracks, she would have easily claimed the top spot, but critics were split on which of her singles to elevate. For me that was a no-brainer, as ‘Shake It Off’ was slight and forgettable while ‘Blank Space’ was a brilliant pop song.

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