Top 100 of 2012: #20-11

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The lone single from Red’s 2011 album “Until We Have Faces” to crossover into 2012 was “Who We Are”, and it ends the year at #20.

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Snow Patrol has their best year here at Aural Eyes, with two different tracks both peaking in the top 2. This one, (the one to peak at #2), finishes the year at #19.

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Foster The People comes in at #18 on our year end chart. “Call It What You Want” is the band’s most successful single to date, but expect more great things from this band in the future.

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The Smashing Pumpkins surfaced again in 2012 with their new album “Oceania”, and their single “The Celestials” was one of the coolest SP songs in a long while. Peaking at #1, the Smashing Pumpkins proved they still have what it takes after all of the ups and downs the band has faced in it’s career.

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“Breathing Underwater” didn’t hold on to the top of our chart long, but the 1 week Metric ruled the chart was enough to give the Aural Eyes newcomers a spot at #16 on our year end chart.

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Youngblood Hawke was another new band who was a surprise hit this year. The debut single from the band was a huge success, and peaks at #15 on our year end chart.

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Janus scored a smash with “Stains” earlier in 2012, giving the band some more recognition that is more than deserved.

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Halestorm made history in the mainstream rock world earlier in the year. They became the first female fronted band in history that scored a #1 song on the Active Rock radio chart. The success trickled over here to Aural Eyes as well. Although they aren’t the first female fronted back to score a #1 here, they’re one of the most successful bands in general and “Love Bites…” ends the year at #13.

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In Flames has a lot of success earlier in the year, even scoring their first ever #1 on our countdown. “Where The Dead Ships Dwell” comes in at #12.

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Just barely missing the top 10 of the year is Anberlin. “Someone Anyone” peaked at #1 and was the first of possible many successful singles off the bands latest album “Vital”.

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Posted on December 28, 2012, in Year End Countdown. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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