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New Year's Eve Playlist: 20 Perfect Songs to Ring in 2016

From the Biebs to "Hotline Bling," these jams are essential to begin the new year on the right note

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The right playlist for New Year's Eve is essential to ending the old year with a bang and kicking off the next on (literally) the best note possible.

We've handpicked 20 jams that will provide you with all the necessary components for a stellar NYE 2016. From the year's blockbuster bangers (Justin BieberThe Weeknd) to the necessary viral hits ("Hotline Bling") to 2015's best gems (Kendrick Lamar or Carly Rae Jepsen, anyone?) to songs destined to smash in 2016 (don't sleep on that Chainsmokers song!), here are 20 songs perfect to ring in the new year.

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Silentó, "Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)"

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Justin Bieber, "Sorry"

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Selena Gomez, "Hands to Myself"

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The Weeknd, "Can't Feel My Face"

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DNCE, "Cake by the Ocean"

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Drake, "Hotline Bling"

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The Chainsmokers ft. Rozes, "Roses"

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Taylor Swift & Kendrick Lamar, "Bad Blood (Remix)"

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Missy Elliott, "WTF (Where They From)"

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Fall Out Boy, "Uma Thurman"

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Halsey, "New Americana"

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Demi Lovato, "Confident"

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J Balvin, "Ginza"

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Walk the Moon, "Shut Up and Dance"

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Rihanna, "Bitch Better Have My Money"

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Major Lazer, DJ Snake & MØ, "Lean On"

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Coldplay, "Adventure of a Lifetime"

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Kendrick Lamar, "Alright"

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BIGBANG, "Bang Bang Bang"

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Carly Rae Jepsen, "Run Away With Me"

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