It’s July already and the year is half-way gone. That’s why we think it’s time to reflect on the insane amount of incredible music we’ve gotten so far in 2011. You’ve already seen the long-players that have kept us from pulling our hair out in the office on these hot summer days with our list of The 25 Best Albums Of 2011 (So Far). So now we’re going to take some time out to zero in strictly on the bangers.

We’re breaking down only the standout tracks that have been at the top of our playlists (and yours) all year long. From hip-hop to indie rock and everything in-between, we’ve sifted through all of the yawners to bring you, The 25 Best Songs Of 2011 (So Far).

Written by Insanul Ahmed (@Incilin), Ernest Baker (@newbornrodeo), Julian Pereira (@Broadway_Jay), Eric Michels (@aesthEric), & Brendan Klinkenberg (@KingMidasIV).