Rolling Stone’s Best Songs and Albums of 2009

Rolling Stone has always seemed conflicted on their year end lists.  You can tell that they want to be hip while playing to their older audience.  That is why it is no suprise that U2′s terribly average new album landed the top spot this year in both song and album categories.  I do appreciate their recognition of Dirty Projectors at 6 and My Girls at 13.  Also Girls at 15!  They clearly want to appeal to the hipster audience that is growing in size.  The list is pretty terrible with Green Day, Miley Cyrus and U2 getting top spots.  Read full lists below.

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