Here’s What The Amity Affliction, Amy Shark & More Voted For In The Hottest 100

Update: Winner of the triple J Hottest 100 of 2018 has been announced

Update: Hottest 100 of 2018 has begun – Live updates are here

With Hottest 100 voting now open and early predictions coming in, triple j has hit up a bunch of its favourite local acts to see which tracks they’re voting for in this year’s countdown.

Aussie metalcore heroes The Amity Affliction have sung the praises of Architects’ song ‘Hereafter’, the first single from their first album since the death of founding member Tom Searle.

“We know Tom Searle would be proud,” the band told triple j. “Absolute banger.”

Elsewhere, Amy Shark, Alison Wonderland and Ruel all voted for BROCKHAMPTON’s ‘TAPE’, while the likes of Matt Corby and Wafia gave the nod to Childish Gambino’s ‘This Is America’, which is looking like it will likely place in the top five.

Brother-sister duo Angus & Julia Stone voted for Mallrat’s ‘Groceries’, with Julia telling triple j, “I’ve always thought that going to the supermarket to get your groceries when you’re falling in love really quantifies what love is about… that you can do something so mundane with somebody, and it feels like the most exciting thing in the world.”

Meanwhile, producer Golden Features voted for ‘Wasted’ by his former housemates Peking Duk.

“I can’t explain what it is that sets them apart but all I can say is they’re gifted,” he said. “‘Wasted’ is undeniable, love to them both.”

You can find a list of selected artists’ votes down below, and the full list at the triple j website.

Voting for the Hottest 100 of 2018 will close at 9am AEDT Tuesday, 22nd January 2019, before the countdown takes place on Sunday, 27th January.

The Hottest 200 will follow on Monday, 28th January, which will be observed as a national public holiday in 2019.

Kendrick Lamar claimed first place in the Hottest 100 of 2017 with his huge hit ‘HUMBLE.’, becoming the first person of colour to top the countdown.

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Hottest 100 of 2018: Artist Votes

The Amity Affliction

Architects – Hereafter

Endless Heights – Toxic

Bring Me The Horizon – Wonderful Life {Ft. Dani Filth}

Hellions – Smile

Parkway Drive – The Void

Make Them Suffer – 27

Northlane – Vultures

Hellions – Rue

Trophy Eyes – Friday Forever

Endless Heights – Run

Tash Sultana

Mac Ayres – Roses {Ft. Braxton Cook/Jack Dine}

Anderson .Paak – Tints {Ft. Kendrick Lamar}

Pierce Brothers – Back End Roads

Ocean Alley – ConfidencePlay,

Kaiit – OG Luv Kush pt.2

The Fearless Flyers – Ace Of Aces

Mac Miller – Self Care

Anderson .Paak – Til It’s Over

Tom Misch – Lost in Paris {Ft. GoldLink}

Pierce Brothers – Trip Lovers

Amy Shark


Billie Eilish – you should see me in a crown

Alison Wonderland – Easy

YUNGBLUD – Polygraph Eyes

Post Malone – Better Now

Didirri – Formaldehyde

Chance the Rapper – Work Out

Mallrat – Groceries

Middle Kids – Mistake

Drake – God’s Plan

Matt Corby

The Babe Rainbow – Supermoon

Kaiit – OG Luv Kush pt.2

Pond – Sixteen Days

Joyride – 6AM

Childish Gambino – This Is America

Kamaal Williams – High Roller

Tia Gostelow – Hey Friends

Kwame – WOW

Genesis Owusu – awomen, amen

Emma Louise – Wish You Well

The Rubens

Kaiit – OG Luv Kush pt.2

Phantastic Ferniture – Fuckin ‘n’ Rollin

Drake – Nice For What

Skegss – Up In The Clouds

Psychedelic Porn Crumpets – Social Candy

Mac Miller – Small Worlds

A$AP Rocky – Praise The Lord (Da Shine) {Ft. Skepta}

Travis Scott – SICKO MODE

Arctic Monkeys – Four Out Of Five

Teyana Taylor – Gonna Love Me

What So Not

Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs – Leave A Light On

Oliver Tree – Alien Boy

Charli XCX – Out Of My Head {Ft. Tove Lo/ALMA}

Mac Miller – 2009

Elohim – Half Love

Jon Hopkins – Emerald Rush

RÜFÜS DU SOL – Underwater

Tkay Maidza – Big Things

Billie Eilish – when the party’s over

San Holo – lift me from the ground {Ft. Sofie Winterson}

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