Within the new episode of our Rolling Music Now podcast, we proceed our deep dive into Rolling Stone’s new and completely revamped 500 Best Songs of All Time list, with Brittany Spanos and Rob Sheffield becoming a member of host Brian Hiatt for the dialogue.
The panel debates a number of the most controversial placements on the listing — together with Lorde’s “Royals” all the best way at Quantity 30 — and unpacks the greatness of different high-ranking songs, from Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg’s “Nuthin’ however a ‘G’ Thang” and Kanye West’s “Runaway” to Bruce Springsteen’s “Born to Run” and Joni Mitchell’s “A Case of You.”
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