Staff’s top 5 favorite songs of the year

Scott Solomon

Here are your Central Stampede staff’s picks to their top 5 favorite songs of 2014.


Scott Solomon–Editor-in-Chief
Ode to Sleep // twenty one pilots
Tennis Court (Flume Remix) // Lorde/Flume
Riptide // Vance Joy
Fever // The Black Keys
About the Money // T.I. (feat. Young Thug)

Devon Wilson–Vibe Editor
Julia Brown // Without You
Alex G // After Ur Gone
Flying Lotus // Never Catch Me (feat. Kendrick Lamar)
Todd Terje // Johnny and Mary
iLoveMakonnen // Tuesday (feat. Drake)

Brian Taggett–View Editor
Riptide // Vance Joy
Weekend // Priory
Shut Up and Dance // Walk the Moon
Latch // Disclosure & Sam Smith
Sunday Candy // Donnie Trumpet, Social Experiment & Chance, The Rapper

Gabe Pedraza–Staff Writer
Under Pressure // Logic
6 God //Drake
Panic Cord// G Frsh
Circles// Vanic x Mcahineheart

Austin Wolf–Staff Writer
Shotgun Rider // Tim McGraw
Somewhere In My Car // Keith Urban
Trailer Hitch // Kristian Bush
No Role Modelz // J. Cole
Stolen Dance // Milky Chance

Carly Fleck–Staff Writer
Promises // Wiz Khalifa
I’m Not the Only One // Sam Smith
Latch (Acoustic) // Sam Smith
Recognize // Party Next Door (ft. Drake)
Back to the Start // Somo

Jori Gelbaugh–Staff Writer
Hot Breezy // Mick Breezy
I Wanna Get Better // Bleachers
Girls // The 1975
Weekend // Priory
Tonight You’re Perfect // New Politics

Dayton Juday–Staff Writer
Rather Be // Clean Bandit ft. Jess Glynne
Sun Daze // Florida Georgia Line
Shotgun Rider // Tim Mcgraw
Drinking Class // Eric Church
American Kids // Kenny Chesney

Dakotah Lilly–Staff Writer
Paper Boats // Darren Korb
Carry The Sun // The Glitch Mob
Robots in Need of Disguise // Starbomb
Resist and Bite // Sabaton
Tomorrow Is Mine // Keeley Bumford

Ethan Dunlop–Staff Writer
No Role Modelz // J-Cole
Chimes // Hudson Mohawke
Centuries // Fall Out Boy
About The Money // T.I. ft. Young Thug
Wet Dreamz // J-Cole

Chase Carlson–Business Manager
Hot Boy // Bobby Shmurda
Blank Space // Taylor Swift
Wet Dreamz // J-Cole
No Role Modelz // J-Cole
Jingle Bells // Saint Nick

Nico Schuen–Focus Editor
American Kids // Kenny Chesney
Blank Space // Taylor Swift
Lifestyle // Rich Gang
Stolen Dance // Milky Chance
Reflections // Misterwives

Claire Abdo–Photo Editor
Shut up and Dance // Walk the Moon
Mind over Matter // Young the Giant
Beware the Dog // The Griswolds
Bad Habit // The Kooks
Take me to Church // Hozier

Malak Ghazal–Staff Writer
Cigarette Daydreams // Cage the Elephant
Shuffle // Bombay Bicycle Club
Beware the Dog // The Griswolds
Cool Kids // Echosmith
Thunder Clatter // Wild Cub

Caitlin Matthews–News Editor
The Miracle of Joey Ramone // U2
Stranger ways // Anberlin
Fever // Black Keys
The Last Goodbye // Billy Boyd
No Time for Caution // Hans Zimmer

Lucy Forster–News Editor
Leave the night on // Sam Hunt
Giants // Bear Hands
Take it or leave it // Cage the Elephant
Somewhere in my car // Keith Urban
Uptown Funk // Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars

Shawna Huang–Staff Writer
Rather Be // Clean Bandit
Immortals // Fall Out Boy
Boom Clap // Charli XCX
Riptide // Vance Joy
Summer // Calvin Harris