The Best Alternative Songs Of 2022

Rewind the clocks, because some of your favorite alternative artists are back with awesome new songs! 2022 is the year of fresh, new alternative music, especially with the upcoming When We Were Young music festival in October (which means new music by My Chemical Romance, Paramore, and Avril Lavigne, to name a few). From punk and rock to borderline pop, the hit singles below feature all of the top alternative music released after January 1, 2022.

If you're wondering, "where can I find the best 2022 alternative songs?" then we've got you covered with our rankings below. Vote for your favorite new releases, and be sure to return weekly for more alternative tracks.

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  • What, Me Worry?
    1

    What, Me Worry?

    Portugal. The Man
    97 votes
  • Spitting Off the Edge of the World (feat. Perfume Genius)
    2

    Spitting Off the Edge of the World (feat. Perfume Genius)

    Yeah Yeah Yeahs
    80 votes
  • 2am
    3

    2am

    FOALS
    92 votes
  • These Are the Ways
    4

    These Are the Ways

    Red Hot Chili Peppers
    61 votes
  • WHERE WE ARE
    5

    WHERE WE ARE

    The Lumineers
    68 votes
  • Won't Stand Down
    6

    Won't Stand Down

    Muse
    105 votes