5. “The Hills”- The Weeknd
After much success with the Fifty Shades of Grey hit “Earned It”, the Weeknd took a dark yet adventurous turn with the single “The Hills”. Exploring themes of secrecy, fame, and lust, and referencing the horror film “The Hills Have Eyes” in the hook the song delivered a mysterious yet interesting vibe and sound. The song became so popular that artist such as Nicki Minaj and Eminem quickly jumped on board for remixes.