Billie Eilish – Bad Guy (Starters for Ten #361) 1.5.37

Starters for Ten 2019 – #361: Top Five tracks from my top 5 albums of 2019: 191227

Billie Eilish – Bad Guy (2019)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes has taken you through 36 top tens. But, to bring the year and the series to a close, here’s one final top five. You’ve had tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there has been words but mostly it’s simply been the music, because music always speaks for itself.

Kickstarting the 37th then – the top five tracks from my top 5 albums from 2019 – here’s Bad Guy from the Billie Eilish debut album ‘When we all fall asleep, where do we go’, released on 29 March.

Vampire Weekend – Cousins (Starters for Ten #342) 2.10.35

Starters for Ten 2019 – #342: Top Ten Last 20 years (part II): 191208

Vampire Weekend – Cousins (2010)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes is taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the music. Because music always speaks for itself.

Continuing the 35th – part II of my top ten last 20 years numbers – here’s Vampire Weekend’s Cousins from their second album ‘Contra’ released in 2010.

Mumford & Sons – Little Lion Man (Starters for ten #341) 1.10.35

Starters for Ten 2019 – #341: Top Ten Last 20 years (part II): 191207

Mumford & Sons – Little Lion Man (2009)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes is taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the music. Because music always speaks for itself.

Kickstarting the 35th – part II of my top ten last 20 years numbers – here’s Mumford & Sons’ Little Lion Man taken from their debut album ‘Sigh No More’ released in October 2009.

Vampire Weekend – One (Starters for Ten #320) 10.10.32

Starters for Ten 2019 – #320: Top Ten last 20 years Part I: 191116

Vampire Weekend – One (2008)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes is taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the music. Because music always speaks for itself.

Concluding my 32nd – Part I of my top ten last 20 years tracks – here’s One from Vampire Weekend’s self titled debut, released on 29 January 2008.

The 2019 ‘Starters for Ten’ series features:
[1] Jan 1-10: Top Ten Blues Rock Stonkers
[2] Jan 10-20: Top Ten Led Zeppelin Tracks
[3] Jan 21-30: Top Ten Spinetinglers
[4] Jan 31-Feb 9: Top Ten Underworld Tracks
[5] Feb 10-19: Top Ten Acoustic Tracks
[6] Feb 20-Mar 1: Top Ten Queen Tracks
[7] Mar 2-11: Top Ten Live Tracks
[8] Mar 12-21: Top Ten Classical pieces
[9] Mar 22-31: Top Ten Soul tracks
[10] April 1-10: Top Ten Classic Rock tracks
[11] April 11-20: Top Ten ‘Ten Years After’ numbers
[12] April 12-30: Top Ten ‘Talking Heads’ tracks
[13] May 1-10: Top Ten Punk Anthems
[14] May 11-20: Top Ten Rock numbers
[15] May 21-30: Top Ten Boogie tracks
[16] May 31-June 9: Top Ten Lurve songs
[17] June 10-19: Top Ten Driving Tracks
[18] June 20-29: Top Ten Britpop/invasion tracks
[19] June 30-July 9: Top Ten Jimi Hendrix numbers
[20] July 10-19: Top Ten 2018 tunes
[21] July 20-29: Top Ten Sunday Morning tracks
[22] July 30-August 8: Top Ten Fleetwood Mac tracks
[23] August 9-18: Top Ten 2017 tunes
[24] August 19-28: Top Ten Saturday night numbers
[25] August 29-September 7: Top Ten ZZ Top tracks
[26] September 8-17: Top Ten 2016 tunes
[27] September 18-27: Top Ten 1960’s numbers
[28] September 28-October 7: Top Ten 1970’s numbers
[29] October 8-17: Top Ten drumming tracks
[30] October 18-27: Top Ten 1980’s numbers
[31] October 28-November 6: Top Ten 2015 tunes
[32] November 7-16: Top Ten last 20 years (part I)
[33] November 17-26: Top Ten David Bowie numbers

Anthony & The Johnsons – For today I am a boy (Starters for Ten #317) 7.10.32

Starters for Ten 2019 – #317: Top Ten last 20 years Part I: 191113

Anthony & The Johnsons – For today I am a boy (2005)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes is taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the music. Because music always speaks for itself.

Continuing my 32nd – Part I of my top ten last 20 years tracks – here’s For today I am a boy taken from the 2005 album ‘I am a bird now’ from Anthony & the Johnsons.

The Dandy Warhols – Bohemian like you (Starters for Ten #312) 2.10.32

Starters for Ten 2019 – #312: Top Ten last 20 years Part I: 191108

The Dandy Warhols – Bohemian Like you (2000)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes is taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the music. Because music always speaks for itself.

Continuing my 32nd – Part I of my top ten last 20 years tracks – here’s Bohemian Like You from the Dandy Warhols’ 2000 album ‘Thirteen tales from Urban Bohemia’

Death in Vegas – Dirge (Starters for Ten #311) 1.10.32

Starters for Ten 2019 – #311: Top Ten last 20 years Part I: 191107

Death in Vegas – Dirge (1999)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes is taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the music. Because music always speaks for itself.

Kickstarting my 32nd – Part I of my top ten last 20 years tracks  – here’s Dirge from the 1999 album ‘The Contino Sessions’ by Death in Vegas