The 20 Best Deep Cuts by 21st Century Pop Stars

Usually when people talk about ‘deep cuts,’ they’re talking about underrated jams from classic rock bands like Pink FloydDeep PurpleThe Clash, and even bands like Led Zeppelin, the Rolling Stones, and David Bowie.

Not many people think about ‘deep cuts’ by artists like Britney Spears or Justin Timberlake . . . but Billboard.com has.

They have a list of ‘The 100 Best Deep Cuts by 21st Century Pop Stars’ . . . and it’s pretty interesting.

Here’s the Top 20:
  1.  “Freakum Dress”Beyoncé . . . off “B’Day” in 2006
  2.  “FutureSex / LoveSound”Justin Timberlake . . . off “FutureSex / LoveSounds” in 2006
  3.  “All You Had to Do Was Stay”Taylor Swift . . . off “1989” in 2014
  4.  “Lost in the World”Kanye West . . . off “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy” in 2010
  5.  “Desperado”Rihanna . . . off “Anti” in 2016
  6.  “Teeth”Lady Gaga . . . off “The Fame Monster” in 2009
  7.  “Feel No Ways”Drake . . . off “Views” in 2016
  8.  “House of Balloons / Glass Table Girls”The Weeknd . . . off “House of Balloons” in 2011
  9.  “How I Roll”Britney Spears . . . off “Femme Fatale” in 2011
  10.  “Kill You”Eminem . . . off “The Marshall Mathers LP” in 2000
  11.  “Where Do Broken Hearts Go”One Direction . . . off “Four” in 2014
  12.  “Ribs”Lorde . . . off “Pure Heroine” in 2013
  13.  “Throwback”Usher . . . off “Confessions” in 2004
  14.  “Right as Rain”Adele . . . off “19” in 2008
  15.  “We Don’t Care”Kanye West . . . off “The College Dropout” in 2004
  16.  “Runaway Baby”Bruno Mars . . . off “Doo-Wops and Hooligans” in 2010
  17.  “Pusher Love Girl”Justin Timberlake . . . off “The 20/20 Experience” in 2013
  18.  “Dear John”Taylor Swift . . . off “Speak Now” in 2010
  19.  “Bubble Pop Electric”Gwen Stefani . . . off “Love. Angel. Music. Baby.” in 2004
  20.  “Schoolin’ Life”Beyoncé . . . off the deluxe edition of “4” in 2011

(Billboard.com has the full Top 100, along with audio and write-ups for each.)