Amazon has released a new chart of the top singles requested by forgetful music fans. Gathering data from users who ask the voice-assistant device, "Alexa, play the song that goes...," the company has compiled a list of the Top 50 Alexa Lyrics.
The top slot on the list is held by a pop hit currently enjoying radio play: Fitz and the Tantrums' "Handclap," designated by the lyrics users often search for: "I can make your hands clap." The list also includes much older hits like Steppenwolf's "Born to Be Wild" ("head out on the highway") and songs with lesser-known titles like The Who's "Baba O'Reilly" ("teenage wasteland"). The top 10 lyric requests in the U.S. are listed below (click on link for full list):
- "I can make your hands clap" - Fitz and the Tantrums, "Handclap"
- "head out on the highway" - Steppenwolf, "Born to Be Wild"
- "I got this feeling inside my bones" - Justin Timberlake, "Sunshine in My Pocket"
- "I came in like a wrecking ball" - Miley Cyrus, "Wrecking Ball"
- "true love won't desert you" - Journey, "Separate Ways"
- "once I was seven years old" - Lukas Graham, "7 Years"
- "I'm a rebel just for kicks" - Portugal. The Man, "Feel It Still"
- "swish swish bish" - Katy Perry, "Swish Swish"
- "I got sunshine in my pocket" - Justin Timberlake, "Sunshine in My Pocket"
- "standing in the hall of fame" - The Script featuring Will.i.am, "Hall of Fame"