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The Best Indie Songs Of 2018

UPDATED: Check out the best new indie songs of 2019!

If you prefer a less mainstream sound, you may keep an eye on the best indie songs of 2018. Featuring underrated artists you've never heard of (and some you have), this list of indie songs in 2018 will go unnoticed by pop music lovers. You might also enjoy the best new folk songs of 2018. Which new indie music do you like? For more new music, check out the best pop songs of 2018

From underground rap and indie folk to indie electronic and experimental music, the best 2018 indie songs showcase a variety of genres with up-and-coming musicians who deserve more love.

Browse this list of top indie songs and vote up your favorites to help determine the best indie songs of the year. Out of all the newest indie songs, which one do you think is the most deserving of critical acclaim? Give the best recent indie songs an up-vote below. If you feel any popular indie songs are missing, feel free to add them to the list. 

list ordered by
  • Hurt Somebody
    1

    Hurt Somebody

  • Everybody Wants To Be Famous
    2

    Everybody Wants To Be Famous

  • Happy Man
    3

    Happy Man

  • Dontmakemefallinlove
    4

    Dontmakemefallinlove

  • We're Going Home
    5

    We're Going Home

  • Talia
    6

    Talia

  • Me And Michael
    7

    Me And Michael

  • Wide Awake
    8

    Wide Awake

  • Tieduprightnow
    9

    Tieduprightnow

  • Better Off
    10

    Better Off

  • Upper West Side
    11

    Upper West Side

  • Flaming Hot Cheetos
    12

    Flaming Hot Cheetos

  • 4EVER
    13

    4EVER

  • The Heart Is A Muscle
    14

    The Heart Is A Muscle

  • Bought It
    15

    Bought It

  • Better With You
    16

    Better With You

  • Hard Rain
    17

    Hard Rain

  • Hurt
    18

    Hurt

  • Violet City
    19

    Violet City

  • Falling Into Me
    20

    Falling Into Me

  • Low Life
    21

    Low Life

  • All Loved Up
    22

    All Loved Up

  • Phoenix
    23

    Phoenix

  • Fake Nice
    24

    Fake Nice

  • Woo
    25

    Woo