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Adult contemporary song of the year: 'Love Yourself' or 'Treat You Better'?
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Justin Bieber and Shawn Mendes might be young pop stars, but they both dominated the Billboard adult contemporary chart in 2016. Mendes perfectly blends pop, blues and rock into hit after hit, and "Treat You Better" only secures his reign as the top male adult contemporary starJustin Bieber not only succeeded at acoustic pop, but Billboard named "Love Yourself" the biggest song of 2016. Who has the adult contemporary song of the year? Read more and vote below! 🎸

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Adult contemporary song of the year: 'Love Yourself' or 'Treat You Better'?
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It's the end of the year! And throughout December, we're facing-off the best songs, albums, movies, TV shows, comic books, video games, sports, pro athletes and entertainers of 2016. The "Best of 2016" is chosen by a combination of popularity, impact, acclaim, rankings and/or amount sold. But ultimately, we want you to let us know who and what from 2016 won the year in each category.

While the pop-rock hit "Treat You Better" proves Mendes is a young adult contemporary superstar, Bieber's "Love Yourself" is the top pop song of 2016. Which singer had the best adult contemporary song of 2016?

And don't forget to cast your vote in these other end of year debates:

Girl group anthem of the year: 'Shout Out to My Ex' or 'Work from Home'?

Best animated movie of the year: 'Moana' or 'Zootopia'?

NBA player of the year: LeBron James or Steph Curry?

Dancehall-pop song of the year: 'Work' or 'One Dance'?

NFL player of the year: Dak Prescott or Tom Brady?

MLB player of the year: Mike Trout or Bryce Harper?

Women's tennis player of the year: Serena Williams or Angelique Kerber?

Men's tennis player of the year: Andy Murray or Novak Djokovic?

Disco-pop song of the year: '24K Magic' or 'Can't Stop the Feeling!'?

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Bieber scored one of his biggest hits with the acoustic single "Love Yourself." Bieber collaborated with singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran to produce this "personal" hit about a toxic ex-girlfriend. The song not only topped the Billboard Hot 100, but it became the top song of 2016. He might be a mega pop star, but Bieber's crossover into adult contemporary created the greatest song of the year.

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But Bieber isn't really an adult contemporary starMendes is. Adult contemporary is a blend of smoother and softer song types with a variety of genres: hard rock, blues, jazz, R&B/soul and pop music. Mendes exemplifies adult contemporary, and he's only 18-years-old. "Treat You Better" is the lead single from his sophomore LP "Illuminate," and it continued his teenaged reign as a top adult contemporary superstar.

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Watch the music video for "Love Yourself" below. 

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Watch the music video for "Treat You Better" below.

FINAL RESULTS
Adult contemporary song of the year: 'Love Yourself' or 'Treat You Better'?
A festive crown for the winner
#TeamLoveYourself
#TeamTreatYouBetter
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