Producer: Kanye West, DJ Toomp
Album: Graduation


Coming off such a thorough, G'd up debut single from his Graduation album with “Can't Tell Me Nothing,” “Good Life”—with hip-hop's auto-tuned hook king T-Pain, its masterful sample of Michael Jackson's “P.Y.T.,” and a shine or die message—was the pop syrup that sweetened his third album without spoiling its taste.