This Holiday Season Let Slacker Radio Be Your Soundtrack with 4 Great Countdowns

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Some music countdowns are based on so-called experts picks. Others are created by fan votes.

Slacker Radio took a different approach to determining the Top 50 Songs of 2011- they looked at what Slacker listeners actually LISTENED to, shared and “hearted”. In other words, their list of the top 50 songs of 2011 consists of the top 50 songs people actually listened to in 2011. How unique!

They also have released Top 50 Indie Songs of 2011,
Top 50 Country Songs of 2011 and the Top 50 Alt/Rock Songs of 2011. I’m enjoying the Top 50 Alt/Rock Songs of 2011 right now and it is a great mix!

Here’s a roundup of each, as well as links to them…

Top 50 Songs of 2011
Join Parker, Slacker Radio’s most popular DJ, as she returns to host the countdown of the 50 most popular Slacker songs of 2011. This countdown represents the most hearted, most listened to and most searched by Slacker listeners for songs of 2011 on Slacker Radio.

Top 50 Indie Songs of 2011
Marco Collins is your host for this countdown of the Top 50 most popular Slacker Indie songs of 2011. Get unique insight into your favorite artists as Marco counts down the most popular songs from the Indie, Indie Hits and Indie Electronic radio stations on Slacker Radio.

Top 50 Country Songs of 2011
Award-winning DJ Cindy Spicer is your host for this countdown of the 50 most popular Slacker Country songs from 2011. Cindy interviewed many of the artists in the Top 50 and shares her insight into the popular songs dominating the 2011 Country charts on Slacker Radio.

Top 50 Alt/Rock Songs of 2011
Join Mat Diablo as he counts down the 50 most popular Slacker Alternative and New Rock songs of 2011. The top 50 songs were the most popular songs on the Alternative, Alternative Hits and Hard Rock stations on Slacker Radio as determined by listeners of those stations.

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Dan Cohen
Having a father who was heavily involved in early laser and fiber-optical research, Dan grew up surrounded by technology and gadgets. Dan’s father brought home one of the very first video games when he was young and Dan remembers seeing a “pre-release” touchtone phone. (When he asked his father what the “#” and “*” buttons were his dad said, “Some day, far in the future, we’ll have some use for them.”) Technology seemed to be in Dan’s blood but at some point he took a different path and ended up in the clergy. His passion for technology and gadgets never left him. Dan is married to Raina Goldberg who is also an avid user of Apple products. They live in New Jersey with their golden doodle Nava.