Are These 50 Songs The Catchiest Ever? Read This List At Your Peril

Catchiness is now quantifiable – that’s according to a focus group commissioned by MobileSlots.com, which has churned out what they’re calling ‘the 50 catchiest songs ever’. The science behind it is slightly unclear, but even if this collection of tunes only qualifies as ‘some catchy songs’ (many of which suspiciously recent and fresh in the memory), it’s still highly virulent, packed with ’80s and ’90s UK Number Ones, and should be handled with care.

Read on at your peril…

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i1Jp-V4jalI

1. Cheerleader – OMI
2. All About The Bass – Meghan Trainor
3. Wannabe – Spice Girls
4. What Makes You Beautiful – One Direction
5. Eye of the Tiger – Survivor
6. Happy – Pharrell Williams
7. I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles) – The Proclaimers
8. Billie Jean – Michael Jackson
9. Karma Chameleon – Culture Club
10. Call Me Maybe – Carley Rae Jepsen
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZyhrYis509A

11. Barbie Girl – Aqua
12. Mambo No.5 – Lou Bega
13. Mickey – Toni Basil
14.MMMBop – Hanson
15.Tub-thumping – Chumbawamba
16.Hollaback Girl – Gwen Stefani
17.Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It) – Beyoncé
18.Baby – Justin Bieber
19.Money On My Mind – Sam Smith
20. The Final Countdown – Europe
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=laRyswIO_-g

21. Yellow Submarine – The Beatles
22. Mr Sandman – The Chordettes
23. Don’t Stop Believin’ – Journey
24. Livin’ On A Prayer – Bon Jovi
25. Sweet Child O’ Mine – Guns ‘N’ Roses
26. I Want It That Way – Backstreet Boys
27. Tainted Love – Soft Cell
28. Rule The World – Take That
29. Seven Nation Army – The White Stripes
30. Ruby – Kaiser Chiefs
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UvjLgjtJKsc

31. C’est La Vie – B*Witched
32. Shake It Off – Taylor Swift
33. Can’t Get You Out Of My Head – Kylie Minogue
34. Stacy’s Mom – Fountains of Wayne
35. Bleeding Love – Leona Lewis
36. What Is Love? – Haddaway
37. A Little Less Conversation – Elvis Presley
38. Smooth Operator – Sade
39. Take a Chance – ABBA
40. I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=byQIPdHMpjc

41. Achy Breaky Heart – Billy Rae Cyrus
42. I Wish It Could Be Christmas – Wizzard
43. Happy Talk – Captain Sensible
44. One Love – Blue
45. That’s Amore – Dean Martin
46. Livin’ Da Vi Da Loca – Ricky Martin
47. Blue (Da Ba Bee) – Eiffel 65
48. Crazy Frog – Axel F
49. Addicted To Love – Robert Palmer
50. Summer Holiday – Cliff Richard
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JgF_pz9WRIU