The Best Indie Songs Of 2022

Have you been scrolling through Spotify or Apple Music playlists lately, struggling to find the perfect compilation of this year's hottest indie songs? Then we've got you covered with our rankings below.

From indie songstresses Mitski and Arlo Parks to alternative supergroups HAIM and The Black Keys, 2022's lineup of indie singer-songwriters contains a wide range of talent across diverse music genres, including hip-hop, electronic, rock, pop, R&B, and folk, to name a few. Dynamic musician Toro y Moi dropped his ninth studio album MAHAL through Dead Oceans, and British singer-songwriter Rex Orange County finally released his fourth LP record WHO CARES? via Sony Music Entertainment.

Vote for your favorite new 2022 indie songs; and if you're still asking yourself, "where can I find the best 2022 indie music?" after reviewing our list, then be sure to return weekly for more indie releases as they drop.

Ranked by
  • Wild Child
    1

    Wild Child

    The Black Keys
    50 votes
  • Once Twice Melody
    2

    Once Twice Melody

    Beach House
    85 votes
  • Giving The World Away
    3

    Giving The World Away

    Hatchie
    26 votes
  • Love Me More
    4

    Love Me More

    Mitski
    44 votes
  • Softly
    5

    Softly

    Arlo Parks
    29 votes
  • Synchronize
    6

    Synchronize

    Milky Chance
    53 votes