The Cure
Boys Don't Cry





Release Year: 1979

Rankings:
All-Time
#353 / 1970s #80 / 1979 #7


Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2015 Update) 1-1001
Bruce Pollock (USA) - The 7,500 Most Important Songs of 1944-2000 (2005) No Order
Frank Ocean (USA) - Favorite Songs (2016) No Order
Pitchfork (USA) - The 200 Best Songs of the 1970s (and Recommended Listening) (2016) 47
Pitchfork (USA) - The Pitchfork 500 (2008) No Order
Shredding Paper (USA) - The 50 Greatest Singles Ever (2002) 13
Steve Crawford (USA) - 1,000 Essential Songs from the 1970s (2015) 101
Treble (USA) - The Top 200 Songs of the 1970s (2012) 141
Woxy.com (USA) - Modern Rock 500 Songs of All Time (combined rank 1989-2009) 13
BBC Radio 6 Music (UK) - Alternative Jukebox: 500 Extraordinary Tracks That Tell the Story of Alternative Music (2014) No Order
Mark Ellingham (USA) - The Rough Guide Book of Playlists: 5,000 Songs You Must Download (2007) No Order
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of NME's Lifetime (2012) 16
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2014) 48
Paul Morley (UK) - Words and Music, 210 Greatest Pop Singles of All Time (2003) No Order
Q (UK) - The 1001 Best Songs Ever (2003) No Order
Sean Egan (USA) - The Little Black Book of Music: Key Songs (2007) No Order
XFM (UK) - The Top 1000 Songs of All Time (2010) No Order
Panorama (Norway) - The 30 Best Singles of the Year 1970-98 (1999) 26
Theater van het Sentiment, Radio 2 (NL) - Top 40 Songs by Year 1969-2000 (2013) 21
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 50 Best Cure Songs (2012) 32
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 700 Best Songs of All Time (2014) 166
Gilles Verlant and Thomas Caussé (France) - 3000 Rock Classics (2009, update 2013) No Order
Hervé Bourhis (France) - Le Petit Livre Rock: The Juke Box Singles 1950-2012 No Order
Jocelyn Manchek (France) - Pop Rock Playlist: 2000 titres pour votre lecteur mp3 [2,000 Songs for Your MP3 Player] (2008) No Order
Rolling Stone (France) - The 100 Best Singles of the Last 25 Years (1988) 30
El Pais (Spain) - 100 Musicians Choose 100 Songs That Changed Their Lives (2009) 92
Max (Australia) - The Top 1000 Greatest Songs of All Time (2013) 604
Luca Sofri (Italy) - Playlist: 2978 canzoni di cui non potete fare a meno [2,978 Songs You Can't Live Without] (2008) No Order
Mucchio Selvaggio (Italy) - 17 Critics and Their Top 50 Songs (2002) 99
Rumore (Italy) - Top 300 Songs of All Time (2017) 141
End of Year Lists
NME (UK) - Singles of the Year 24