The 31st Best Hey Oh! Song of 2013

We have a late arrival to the Best Hey Oh! Songs of 2013…”Collared Greens” by Schoolboy Q and Kendrick Lamar.

timthumb.phpWell, that didn’t take long.

It’s been a little over a week since I posted the 30 Best Hey Oh! Songs of 2013 and already I have a song that should have made the list or that very least, made the Just Missed the Cut List.

Discovered During Sports Radio Commercial Breaks

“Collared Greens” Schoolboy Q featuring Kendrick Lamar

I love me some four on the floor! Love it! When I played in reggae bands, it was always the highlight of the set for me. Four on the floor just drives. You can’t help but bounce to it. And bounce is exactly what I do when I hear “Collared Greens.” It has such a fun groove, such a lively vibe to it. It’s the musical equivalent of flashing lights…and not cop car flashing lights, but big time party flashing lights. I’m not even a Kendrick Lamar fan, but I love his verse on this song. I love everything about this song. Especially the chinny, chin ching part- because it’s so much fun to singalong with.


  1. […] I don’t live under a rock. I knew who Skrillex was. He made weird, scary songs and looked like he tortured kittens. I also kind of knew who A$AP Rocky was. But prior to hearing “Wild for the Night,” I hadn’t really heard either one before. Anything prior to “Wild for the Night” no longer mattered. Nothing mattered when that song was playing…and it was playing loud because anything less than loud was a disservice to the song. It was an easy choice for Best Hey Oh! Songs of the Year. […]


  2. […] Jones & the Dap Kings “Voyage Ton Flag” Galactic “Collard Greens” Schoolboy Q & Kendrick Lamar “Gold” Sir Sly “Shimmy Shimmy Ya” Ol’ Dirty Bastard “Good […]


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