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Quarterfinals of the Battle for the Best Song of the Millennium

Continuing the madness of our latest utterly infuriating Grantland Bracket

Here are the results from Round 1, Round 2, and Round 3. Now, vote on the Elite 8.

2000-03


No. 1 “Ignition (Remix),” R. Kelly (2003) vs. no. 3 “Hey Ya!,” OutKast (2003)

 

2004-07


No. 3 “Yeah!,” Usher feat. Lil Jon & Ludacris (2004) vs. no. 9 “Mr. Brightside,” the Killers (2004)

 

2008-10


No. 1 “Rolling in the Deep,” Adele (2010) vs. no. 7 “Empire State of Mind,” Jay Z (2009)

 

2011-13


No. 1 “N—-s in Paris,” Jay Z and Kanye West (2011) vs. no. 2 “Call Me Maybe,” Carly Rae Jepsen (2012)

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