Best Songs of 2013


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The Top Ten

Mirrors - Justin Timberlake
Man 2013 was a terrible year for songs, if Roar is in the top 10 then it clearly has been god awful year for music this year. But Mirrors is a good song. Sadly music becomes worse and worse each year as we lose great rock music, Rap Music and Classic music to Pop music. What happened to Foo fighters? Kanye west? Dizzie rascal? Cold play? Arctic Monkeys? I'm sick of Rihannannannananananna, Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus and Dustbin Beaver.
What the hell? Radioactive was #1 not even that long ago and now it's nowhere to be found on this list? Clearly that should be number 1. I swear, this website really pisses me off sometimes. You idiots don't know real music.
Deserves at least in top 5..
[Newest]Well, I don't have any worst songs and ever listened it.

2Wake Me Up - Avicii
This is the best song of 2013. The whole album is even amazing! The fact that critics don't care about Wake Me Up and titles Get Lucky as the best song of the year just shows how full of bull they are these days. Avicii is a really talented and professional artist who's putting a lot of work into his music. This is how the rock music of our generation should sound like!
Awesome song should definitely be number 1
I love this song and I love avicii
[Newest]The beat is uplifting and the lyrics actually have meaning (no lyrical genius) but still lyrics have meaning

3Get Lucky - Daft Punk
Amazing Song!

Beautiful, catchy, with a Disco feeling which makes it stand out!

Daft Punk is an incredible duo and "Get Lucky" certainly deserves to be in the Top 10 of 2013.
And please don't forget Pharrell Williams' part. His vocals are amazing!

Of course the result of the collaboration between these artists is UNIQUE!
Perfect! Amazing song, one off the greats songs off all the time of Daft Punk! Amazing! Amazing!
This song needs to be in the top ten this is one of the best songs of the year
[Newest]If you don't know who Daft Punk is, then you've been living under a rock. I just want to pint that out.

4The Monster - Eminem
Eminem's comeback in 2013 saved music! This is a great song about his fame-not just the usual money-cash-hoes, but about how fame is killing him.
This song is amazing and it deserves a higher rank.
2013 was a bad year for music... But out of nowhere the rapper Eminem sang a song with
Rihanna and made a brilliant song! Thank you SO much Eminem!
[Newest]Thank god Eminem released his album in 2013 otherwise this year would have the most suicides ever!

5Demons - Imagine Dragons
This should be in the top 10! This song has so much meaning and Imagine Dragons is a great band! I also think that Berzerk, Castle of Glass, and Radioactive belong in the top 10.
Top ten list? This should be in AT LEAST the top 3. This song is so good. When Radioactive was popular, I liked it, but I was frustrated because Demons wasn't being played on the radio! This song is bold. Just listen to the song once, PLEASE, you will love it.
"I wanna hide the truth, I wanna shelter you! " It's deep, catchy and bursts with emotion! Truly lovable. Definitely should be in the top 5.
[Newest]If there was one breakout band this year, it was imagine dragons with their smash hits Radioactive, demons, its time, and top of the world.

6Roar - Katy Perry
Naa. Definitely not one of the best. The only reason this is on the list is because she is famous.
I don't think it's the best song from Katy Perry but the lyrics are weird to me. and I love Katy Perry though!
Best Katy perry song EVER! It's my fave song right now! <3 you Katy!

7Royals - Lorde
Royals is the definition of pop 2013. Her song kept people from turning off their radios everyday due to Miley's Wrecking Balls. And of course, all those other crazy out of this world songs. Especially "The Fox" by Ylvis. It's just so dang popular for being annoying, like "Friday" and "Gangnam Style" Lorde saved us all. A 16 year old singer from New Zealand who wrote a song about not caring about what people think about her. Not like what Miley Cyrus does, not that kind of carefreeness. But like not caring about what you wear, and the way you do things. This song is unique and original and you can spot Lorde's voice out of a one hundred singer playlist. It can't be mixed up with another singer's. The chorus sounds like an actual choir singing her amazing song. Royals saved 2013, in my opinion. Royals ROCKS!
OK, Lorde was a 16 year old, living in New Zealand when she wrote "Royals", and just turned 17. The lyrics are simple poignancy, spot on, brilliance that hits the nail on the head about the rappers of today. That is talent, not to mention the ballsy minimalist composition that is almost never number one material in today's music climate, and her "icy" layered vocals on the song that make it sound like a choir. This is one talented young lady! Even the legendary Cher gave her support to this great aspiring talent. She deserves the number one song on this list like no other.


Lorde has definitely proved herself as a force to reckon with. She has an amazing voice for a 16 year old. I love this song because the lyrics are so true! The lyrics are a lot better than Miley Cyrus's "We Can't Stop" honest to god do people even listen to the lyrics in songs anymore? This song deserves top ten. Excellent job


[Newest]This should be at the top!

8Rap God - Eminem
This should DEFINITELY be higher!
Best song of the year vote it up
This Song is the God of Songs this year
[Newest]Awesome 6 minutes of non-stop rap no other ladies and gents Eminem is back in business

9Counting Stars - Onerepublic
Should be in Top 10 Definitely
Such a refreshing song near the end of year. Most people hadn't really heard of Onerepublic before this - now they can't forget them
How is royals, roar, and radioactive in the top tens and not this
[Newest]I'm just listening to this song and I love it, that's 2013, I don't know who is one republic (now I know)


10Bridge Over Troubled Water - Jackie Evancho
There is only one voice around today like this!
Fantastic version of a classic song. Jackie's voice is the best.
Performed at Cirque du Soleil's charity gala "One Night for ONE DROP 2013" in the "O" Theater, Bellagio Resort, Las Vegas. There's a YouTube of it.
[Newest]Jackie simply has the most beautiful singing voice in the world.

The Contenders

11Berzerk - Eminem
Rap god should be in the top ten also. This list is weird, Bon jovi & David Bowie, really? This top ten of 2013, not 1869. Lincoln park and bullet for my valentine both suck. I could see Miley Cyrus being on here because she's super famous, still sucks, I'm sure she'd get a lot of votes. But seriously, who is voting for this BS.
This song was a breath of fresh air in a sea of boring/terrible pop music that was the Summer of 2013. While it's not Eminem's best (though some of the tracks from this same album come close), this song is filled with energy, while also being pretty silly, and I think it works well.
Just Mind Blowing! Vote this! It will come to the top soon. It just came out recently


[Newest]I hate how most of music on the radio is pop. I like pop, but I prefer rock and electronic. This song is a mix between rock and rap, different from the crappy pop music. 2013 was a horrible year for music, but Eminem saved it

12Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke
This is quite possibly the worst song I've ever heard.

-the beat, awful. The dancing, garbage. The singing (if you can call it that) has no emotion or substance. Everything about this song just screams corporate pandered bull.
Every single person knows this song. I went to a deprived and starving African village and they knew this song. You may hate it, but when you hear it in 10 years, you're gonna be dancing, singing, and partying.
I used to cut and I used to take medication to help with the pain and when I heard this song I stopped cutting myself. robin thicke changed my life. his song is so inspiring that now I donate blood instead of cutting myself to feel better. everyone with depression, anxiety, and fear should listen to this 24/7!

13Castle of Glass - Linkin Park
Linkin Park at their finest
Linkin park overall make this list good just from the fact of linkin park being there just too dam varied and creative in there work! Katy Perry fans disgust me!
THE BEST song ever ever heard by my opinion the best song of year 2012-2013...LINKIN PARK is EPIC and it's going to be here in this world FOREVER...this song deserves 1st place
[Newest]Bad game (warfighter) great song

14Applause - Lady Gaga
This needs to be top 10.. I mean selena gomez slow down is higher -_-


Make it the top 10! Click Vote, it is THE best song released last year. amazing - catchy, just pure pop gaga pleasure!

15Just Give Me a Reason - P!nk
This is a lot better than most of the crap that came out this year, it definitely deserves to be above Miley, the girl who decided to change her image to slutty crackw***e only after accumulating thousands of fans between the ages of 4 and 11, and Robin, the guy that is so lame that he hashtags his own last name at least five times during his video, is married but still dances around with naked girls in his video and treats them like sexual objects and puts balloons in his video bragging about his supposedly large genitals.
This is an awesome song! It should be number 1. I always listen to this song after a breakup! Great job pink!
It's only 37? It should at least be in the top five
[Newest]Not the best song but certainly deserves a higher spot

16Heart Attack - Demi Lovato
This Is The Best Single Of 2013.. After Releasing this song it become #1 on iTunes before 24 H... ]
This Is Best Song Ever.. This Was At #1 Last week.. Are You Guys Nuts. Demi Is The Best... Vote More please.
This Is The Best Song Ever...
[Newest]Demi is an amazingly talented artists with an inspiring past and this is the epitome of a great song.

17Because We Can - Bon Jovi
Wow! I went on this list to help get this song here but it's already here!
Go Bon Jovi! Even with all the really popular artists releasing this year, they found their way to the top!
Old mans voice is nice
Are you Insane to compare Bruno Mars with the Immortal BON JOVI!

18Treasure - Bruno Mars
I thought it would be Young Girls but instead it was this song and the video looks like MJ's videos
Brill just brill the music the dancing the singing and coolness BRILLIANT!
Radioactive used to be number one on here but someone must of deleted it. Whoever deleted it is a dick. it deserved to be number one instead of mirrors

19When I Was Your Man - Bruno Mars
My dad has high musical standards and most songs since 1990 don't pass it. This one did. AWESOME SONG!
My favorite song I love this song and it helps when I'm sad
Bruno rocks! Such a simple yet ridiculously striking song, only he can do this.
[Newest]Ohh god... This song made me cry for 1 month... Such a nice song! Love you Bruno Mars!


20X-Kid - Green Day
Oh what a song this is! Why it's not in #1. A very good song and it's better than the song which is on #1.

21Tears Don't Fall (Part 2) - Bullet for My Valentine
I'm a big fan of different types of music and Bullet For My Valentine are one of them... this song is amazing and I can't help but sing along when I hear it

22Clarity - Zedd
Should be number one. Enough Said
It was a pretty decent song that you might've heard in the nightclubs.


23Slow Down - Selena Gomez
This should be #1 by far! She has an amazing voice in this song. It is catchy and addictive and she can actually sing.


This song should be in the top 10 along with Linkin Park and Imagine Dragons.
This should be in the top ten. Its an amazing song with a really catchy beat!
[Newest]Garbage, shouldn't be above Kanye West!

24Dark Horse - Katy Perry feat. Juicy J
All of these were better than Miley and Jb songs while this song deserve or received to be #1


Psh. Come on people, this is way better than Roar.

25Shadow Moses - Bring Me the Horizon
Can you tell from the look in our eyes? We're going nowhere.
This song should be in the top 10! Bmth for life

26Talk Dirty - Jason Derulo
Just plain awesome and it is really catchy as well. I just love this song so much.
I love the trumpet part ^-^


Weird but awesome song!

27Hey Brother - Avicii
Great song great tune great beat


This Song Should Be In The Top Ten


28Lego House - Ed Sheeran
This lego house Ed lives in breaks a little

29Burn - Ellie Goulding
This is a truly inspirational song, and is one of the best of this year. It needs to be in the top 10 definitely.

30I Love It - Icona Pop
Wasn't this song in 2012?
This song is best ever! Come on it should be on top

31Come & Get It - Selena Gomez
Actually it is stuck at number 35
This song is the best and selena is so hot sexy
Deserves to be number 1. Can't believe it's stuck in number 23.

32Stay - Rihanna
So sad and it's good.

33Love Somebody - Maroon 5
Who doesn't love Maroon 5?
My favourite song should be in the to 5

34My Number - Foals
This is much higher than I expected it to be, but it's much better than most of the songs above it.

35Holy Grail - Jay-Z
Please have Holy Grail at #4
Time to hope this climbs up
How is this at 31. This is music... Not KKE 2014 music? Is it even music? Like summer by Calvin Harris. ITS AWFUL! This is great though.

36Timber - Pitbull
This song makes Applejack genius
Laugh out loud. This should number better than radioactive and those other songs... Except for the monster, clarity and treasure


Rap god and berzerk s@@@.. This song should be on the top

37Wrecking Ball - Miley Cyrus
This is the No. 1 song


38Let Her Go - Passenger
This song is SOOO touching. I love it and it always makes me smile.

39Love More (Feat Nicki Minaj) - Chris Brown
Also a nice r&b rap song.


40Strong - One Direction
The hell is it doing this low in the list! This should have been at least on the top tens.
Love it so much it should be in top ten
This song is just amazing it should be in the top five
[Newest]I love this song. It should be in top 10

41Safe and Sound - Capital Cities
Miles above everything else here, blurred lines is so overrated
Wow almost everything else is overrated garbage
This Song Is Very Good. Listen To It
[Newest]How is this so low? This is the best song ever!

42Maad City - Kendrick Lamar feat. Mc Eiht
This song is this generation's version of Nuthin But a G Thang. It is that good. King Kendrick forever
Way better than Miley's crap
Look it up an listen!
This song should be WAY higher! Top 20

43Story of My Life - One Direction
Most of One Direction songs are pretty mediocre but this is by far one of their best songs released. Meaningful lyrics, great tune and good vocals and overall their best song ever. See what I did there :P


Why 54? This song is so perfect. I think is the one of the best 1D songs:(

44Uniformity - Dark Tranquility
Construct by Dark Tranquility is one of the greatest albums ever. Listen to Uniformity and What Only You Know.


45Not Gonna Die - Skillet
This Needs To Be In the Top 10. What A Song. No One Wants To Die While Everything Is Wrong.

46Where Are We Now? - David Bowie

47Let It Go - Demi Lovato
What,47? Really? So fake list

48Suit & Tie - Justin Timberlake

4922 - Taylor Swift

50Do What U Want - Lady Gaga

51Rock N Roll - Avril Lavigne
I have no idea, this song is amazing!


Why didn't this song chart better?

52Do I Wanna Know? - Arctic Monkeys
The fact that this is below Miley Cyrus saddens me deeply for the fate of music.
One of Arctic Monkeys' best songs so far, by far the best song of the year.
Why is this stuck down at #70. It's way better than most the drivel before it.
[Newest]What the hell? 26? This should be at least in the top 5.

53Neon Lights - Demi Lovato

54For the Night - Arcite

55Drinking From the Bottle - Calvin Harris

56#Beautiful - Mariah Carey

57Black Skinhead - Kayne West
Amazing song with meaningful lyrics, should be way above Selena, 1D, Miley and all those talentless artists! Kanye's lyrics actually mean something.

58What Only You Know - Dark Tranquility

59The Way - Ariana Grande

60Here's to Never Growing Up - Avril Lavigne
Must be in top ten...
Best song of 2013...
Must listen song...
This song should be in top 10! LOVE THIS SONG
Seriously its SHOULD be on top 3!

61Live It Up - Jennifer Lopez

62I Knew You Were Trouble - Taylor Swift
This song is amazing, a definite stand out, 72? Really?

63Best Song Ever - One Direction
Literally, the Best Song Ever! One Direction for the win!
I love One direction!
I love this song so much! It's literally the best song ever and its so catchy
[Newest]This song is the best song ever..

64Say Something - A Great Big World
How in the world is this song not top ten...

65Swimming Pools - Kendrick Lamar
A masterpiece! Kendrick is the king! Top 5 for sure!
It didn't come out in 2013 sorry people it should not be on this list. Look it up.

66The Phoenix - Fall Out Boy
Amazing song! Should be higher
Go fall out boy!


67Work Bitch - Britney Spears
This song should be at #1. It was the one that made me dance the most!

68Stay the Night - Zedd
This song is great! 92?! Really!? This song should be at least at top 5

69Old School Love - Lupe Fiasco

70Scream and Shout - Will.I.Am

71Please Don't Say You Love Me - Gabrielle Aplin
Pure bliss. Better selena 's stuff and guetta's remix.

72Hold On, We're Going Home - Drake

73Play Hard - David Guetta
Enjoy this song while working, I will surely say that you will pleed and cry for making it #1.

74Miss Jackson - Panic! At the Disco
Panic! At the Disco deserves the top spot
Awesome song! Way under rated

75Hold Me Now - Red
Love this song should be #1

76Still Into You - Paramore
Paramore is by far my favourite rock band that is lead by a female singer
The song that made me a fan. After all this time I'm still into this song!

77Love Me Again - John Newman
What is all this overrated crap doing above this awesome song.

78Give It 2 U - Robin Thicke

79Go Gentle - Robbie Williams
It's pathetic that this beautiful song is on number 66, so far! By the way, most of the songs in this list are really of low quality. Really, how can you listen to all this trash? It's degrading having this taste in music. Be more selective, guys, you don't know what to lose, really!
His songs are awesome

80I See Fire - Ed Sheeran

81Fine China - Chris Brown

82People Like Us - Kelly Clarkson
People like us have to listen to this song

83Hannah Hunt - Vampire Weekend

84A Light That Never Comes - Linkin Park & Steve Aoki
An amazing collaboration between Linkin Park and Steve Aoki!
The first song by Linkin park in this genre and at its best! LP Forever!
Best song ever! Linkin Park + Steve Aoki = Lengendary song!

85Feel This Moment - Pitbull
This song at least deserves to be in the top 20.

86Survival - Eminem

87Tonight I'm Getting Over You - Carly Rae Jepsen
Way better than Call me Maybe

88Ooh La La - Britney Spears
The Princess Of Pop Is Back!

Deserves At Least #15 a


89State of Trust - Dark Tranquility

90Brave - Sara Bareilles

91Team - Lorde
Well just look at the versions on line

Great song

92Like a Drum - Guy Sebastian

93Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe - Kendrick Lamar
Why 82? Should be in the top 10.
It's from 2012 not 2013 look it up

94Trying to Be Cool - Phoenix

95Sleepwalking - Bring Me the Horizon
By far my favorite song and album of 2013!

96The Stars (Are Out Tonight) - David Bowie

97Now - Paramore
It must be in top ten, I mean like people WHY VOTE FOR SELENA GOMEZ SHE STINKS, paramor is awesome

9823 - Mike Will Made It

99The Crew - Dan Bull
Miley Cyrus can't stop. She should stop with all that yapping and blabbering.
Dan Bull on the other hand, is a very talented rapper but wasn't signed to a label. That's why Dan is not popular.
This is the chorus of the song, THE CREW!


The fact that no one likes this song upsets me. Listen to more Dan Bull guys!
Dan Bull is very underrated. That's all I got to say.

100All Gold Everything - Trinidad James
Ugh, this song is awful. Remove it from the list at once.

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