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Nicki Minaj Scores EW's Best Song of 2011, Kim Kardashian Nabs the Worst

December 19, 2011 (4:08 am) GMT
Nicki rules the Best Song of the year list via her pop-infused single 'Super Bass', while Kim is ranked first on the 'worst' list through her first foray into music, 'Jam (Turn It Up)'.
Nicki Minaj Scores EW's Best Song of 2011, Kim Kardashian Nabs the Worst

Looking back the past twelve months, it's clear that shines brighter than she has already had. However, things didn't turn out well for when the reality TV series tried her hands at music. She released a debut single "Jam (Turn It Up)", but it flopped on the chart and was bashed by music critics.

After taking iTunes' Breakthrough Artist of the Year title, femcee Nicki is named by Entertainment Weekly as an artist who has the best song of 2011. She rules this year's top 10 list through her single "Super Bass" which also helped her land at the first place on a similar list by Billboard.

In the EW list, Nicki prevents and The Throne duo from taking the crown. While the indie pop duo settle at the second place with their breakthrough single "Pumped Up Kicks", and round up the top 3 with -assisted track "No Church in the Wild".

Moving from the best to the worst list, EW puts the estranged wife of on the "throne" of its top 5 list through "Jam (Turn It Up)". Coming from production hands of , it was released in March with its proceeds being donated to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

and also appear on the "worst" list. The former occupies the third place through his newly-released single "T.H.E. (The Hardest Ever)" which features and , while the latter rounds up the top 5 with her cover of 's "Smells Like Teen Spirit".

In the Billboard list, meanwhile, Nicki Minaj triumphs over strong competitor who has to sit at the runner-up place with her ballad epic "Someone Like You". The rest of the top 5 are filled by ("Till The World Ends"), The Throne ("Ni***s in Paris"), and ("Motivation").

EW's Best Songs of the Year:

  1. "Super Bass" -
  2. "Pumped Up Kicks" -
  3. "No Church in the Wild" - The Throne ( and ) feat.
  4. "Video Games" -
  5. "Countdown" -
  6. "Romance" - Wild Flag
  7. "I Wanna Go" -
  8. "Brighter Than the Sun" -
  9. "Walk" -
  10. "What Doesn't Kill You (Stronger)" -
EW's Worst Songs of the Year:
  1. "Jam (Turn It Up)" -
  2. "Leck Mich im Arsch" -
  3. "T.H.E (The Hardest Ever)" - ft. and
  4. "Shotgun" -
  5. "Smells Like Teen Spirit" cover -
Billboard's Best Songs of the Year:
  1. "Super Bass" -
  2. "Someone Like You" -
  3. "Till The World Ends" -
  4. "Ni***s in Paris" - The Throne ( and )
  5. "Motivation" - ft
  6. "Novacane" -
  7. "Holocene" -
  8. "The Edge Of Glory" -
  9. "Look At Me Now" -
  10. "Rolling In The Deep" -


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