07/01/2014 04:42 pm ET Updated Aug 31, 2014

LA-LA-LA: 10 Songs With Music's Favorite Catch Phrase

It's a simple phrase heard in music all the time. The famous la-la-la has crossed genres and is sung by nearly every singer from Minnie Riperton and Teena Marie to Sam Smith and Blue Oyster Cult. Using Spotify, I compiled a 10-track playlist with music's favorite catch phrase. Who do you think sang it best?