Song of Summer: ‘Blurred Lines’
FILE - In this Aug. 25, 2013 file photo, singers Robin Thicke, left, and Miley Cyrus perform "Blurred Lines" at the MTV Video Music Awards in the Brooklyn borough of New York. Cyrus says in an interview clip that she doesnt listen to the negative comments regarding her performance on the MTV Video Music Awards. The pop star says she felt she and Robin Thicke were making history with the risque performance of their hits We Cant Stop and Blurred Lines. The comments were Cyrus first since the Aug. 25 show. The clip was recorded last week and posted Tuesday morning on MTVs website. Cyrus compares the performance to that of Madonna and Britney Spears, who once kissed on air. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File )
New York — To no one’s surprise, Robin Thicke’s Blurred Lines is Billboard’s song of the summer.
Billboard announced the list Thursday. Rock outfit Imagine Dragons is second with Radioactive, followed by Daft Punk with Get Lucky.
Miley Cyrus’ party anthem We Can’t Stop is fourth and Can’t Hold Us by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis is fifth.
The rest of the list includes hits from Florida Georgia Line, Justin Timberlake, Bruno Mars and Selena Gomez. Oscar nominee Anna Kendrick’s Pitch Perfect soundtrack hit, Cups, is ninth.
Thicke’s Blurred Lines was also named Spotify’s song of the summer.
For the complete list, go to www.billboard.com