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Data The theme of Genius Data’s top songs of 2022 is nostalgia. Songs that reflect the past, those that sound like the past, and those that were actually from the past made the top ten songs of 2022.

It’s probably not a surprise that Harry Styles claims the top spot on this list with “As It Was” (3.7M pageviews), the lead single off his record-breaking third album, Harry’s House.

And of course, in a close second, thanks to Netflix’s beloved series Stranger Things, rounding out our Top Songs of 2022 list is a quite nostalgia track. Kate Bush’s 1985 hit “Running Up The Hill (A Deal With God)” second to Styles.

Here are the Top 10 songs of 2022 as determined by Genius pageviews.

  • “As It Was” Harry Styles (3.7M pageviews)
  • “Running Up That Hill (A Deal With God)” Kate Bush (3.4M pageviews)
  • “Astral Step” Shadowraze (2M pageviews)
  • “死ぬのがいいわ (Shinunoga E-Wa)” Fujii Kaze (2M pageviews)
  • “All Too Well (10-Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version)” Taylor Swift (1.9M pageviews)
  • “Unholy” Sam Smith & Kim Petras (1.6M pageviews)
  • “The Heart Part 5” Kendrick Lamar (1.5M pageviews)
  • “n95” Kendrick Lamar (1.5M pageviews)
  • “Showdown” Shadowraze (1.4M pageviews)
  • “Glimpse of Us” Joji (1.4M pageviews)

Which Genius song made your top ten of 2022?