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.
Deserves at least in top 5..
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.
Not a fan of JT - but this is the greatest song ever.
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2Get 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
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3Wake 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
Love this song sosososo much should be 1
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4Royals - 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


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5The 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.
This song is awesome bon jovi should not be in top 10 he sucks really without d autotunes rapping is too hard and every song of em should be given higher rank
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6Demons - 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.
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7Roar - 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!
May b not her best song... But still its awesome... N lyrics, I just love it
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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
This songs definitely deserve 1 rank. This is the best rap song I have ever heard.
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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
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10Berzerk - 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


I like this song, but it's not his best work.
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The Contenders

11Blurred 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.
It's a good song and I hope Robin Thicke can make a new #1 hit in 2014.
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12Just 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.
It's only 37? It should at least be in the top five
This is an awesome song! It should be number 1. I always listen to this song after a breakup! Great job pink!
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13Applause - 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!
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14Castle of Glass - Linkin Park
Linkin Park at their finest
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
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 music video... Tearing up.
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15Because 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!
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16Treasure - 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
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17Heart Attack - Demi Lovato
This Is The Best Single Of 2013.. After Releasing this song it become #1 on iTunes before 24 H... ]
This Is The Best Song Ever...
This Is Best Song Ever.. This Was At #1 Last week.. Are You Guys Nuts. Demi Is The Best... Vote More please.
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18When 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
Words can't describe how awesome this song is!
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19Timber - Pitbull
Laugh out loud. This should number better than radioactive and those other songs... Except for the monster, clarity and treasure


What?! It should be # 1
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20Talk Dirty - Jason Derulo
Just plain awesome and it is really catchy as well. I just love this song so much.
Weird but awesome song!
I love the trumpet part ^-^


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21Slow Down - Selena Gomez
This song should be in the top 10 along with Linkin Park and Imagine Dragons.
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 should be in the top ten. Its an amazing song with a really catchy beat!
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22Tears 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

23Clarity - Zedd
Should be number one. Enough Said
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24Bridge 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.

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
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26Dark 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.
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27Do 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.
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28Burn - 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.
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29Come & 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.
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30Not Gonna Die - Skillet
This Needs To Be In the Top 10. What A Song. No One Wants To Die While Everything Is Wrong.
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31Holy Grail - Jay-Z
Please have Holy Grail at #4
Time to hope this climbs up
JT's part is epic, and Jay-Z... Wow!
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.
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32My Number - Foals
This is much higher than I expected it to be, but it's much better than most of the songs above it.
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33Uniformity - Dark Tranquility
Construct by Dark Tranquility is one of the greatest albums ever. Listen to Uniformity and What Only You Know.


34Love More (Feat Nicki Minaj) - Chris Brown
Also a nice r&b rap song.


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35X-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.
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36Let Her Go - Passenger
36? Where r all the classic lovers?
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37Stay - Rihanna Listen to sample

38I Love It - Icona Pop
Wasn't this song in 2012?
This song is best ever! Come on it should be on top
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39Maad City - Kendrick Lamar feat. Mc Eiht
Way better than Miley's crap
Look it up an listen!
This song should be WAY higher! Top 20
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40Live It Up - Jennifer Lopez Listen to sample

41Lego House - Ed Sheeran
This lego house Ed lives in breaks a little
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42Where Are We Now? - David Bowie

43Strong - 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
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44Hey Brother - Avicii
Great song great tune great beat


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45Let It Go - Demi Lovato Listen to sample

46Suit & Tie - Justin Timberlake Listen to sample

47Safe and Sound - Capital Cities
Miles above everything else here, blurred lines is so overrated
This Song Is Very Good. Listen To It
Wow almost everything else is overrated garbage
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48Rock N Roll - Avril Lavigne
Why didn't this song chart better?

49Neon Lights - Demi Lovato Listen to sample

50#Beautiful - Mariah Carey Listen to sample

51Drinking From the Bottle - Calvin Harris Listen to sample

52Love Somebody - Maroon 5
Who doesn't love Maroon 5?
My favourite song should be in the to 5
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53Story of My Life - One Direction

54Here'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!
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55Say Something - A Great Big World

56Do What U Want - Lady Gaga
Screw R. Kelly! Long live the GaGa & Xtina remix!

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57Swimming Pools - Kendrick Lamar
A masterpiece! Kendrick is the king! Top 5 for sure!
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58Black Skinhead - Kayne West Listen to sample

5922 - Taylor Swift Listen to sample

60The Phoenix - Fall Out Boy
Amazing song! Should be higher
Best song this year great comback
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61What Only You Know - Dark Tranquility Listen to sample

62Gravity - Zlata Ognevich Listen to sample

63Go 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
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64Please Don't Say You Love Me - Gabrielle Aplin
Pure bliss. Better selena 's stuff and guetta's remix.
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65People Like Us - Kelly Clarkson
People like us have to listen to this song
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66Work Bitch - Britney Spears
This song should be at #1. It was the one that made me dance the most!

67Old School Love - Lupe Fiasco Listen to sample

68Hold On, We're Going Home - Drake Listen to sample

69Play Hard - David Guetta
Enjoy this song while working, I will surely say that you will pleed and cry for making it #1.
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70I Knew You Were Trouble - Taylor Swift
This song is amazing, a definite stand out, 72? Really?
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71Hold Me Now - Red
Love this song should be #1

72Give It 2 U - Robin Thicke Listen to sample

73Still 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!

74Fine China - Chris Brown Listen to sample

75Feel This Moment - Pitbull
This song at least deserves to be in the top 20.
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76Miss Jackson - Panic! At the Disco
Awesome song! Way under rated

77Ooh La La - Britney Spears
The Princess Of Pop Is Back!

Deserves At Least #15 a

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78Battle Cry - Skillet Listen to sample

79Brave - Sara Bareilles Listen to sample

80Like a Drum - Guy Sebastian

81Trying to Be Cool - Phoenix Listen to sample

82Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe - Kendrick Lamar Listen to sample

83Survival - Eminem Listen to sample

84The Way - Ariana Grande Listen to sample

85Perfume - Britney Spears

86The Stars (Are Out Tonight) - David Bowie Listen to sample

87Stay the Night - Zedd Listen to sample

88Tonight I'm Getting Over You - Carly Rae Jepsen Listen to sample

89Sleepwalking - Bring Me the Horizon Listen to sample

90Best 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
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91La la La - Naughty Boy

92Leaving - Fight or Flight Listen to sample

9323 - Mike Will Made It Listen to sample

94Team - Lorde
Well just look at the versions on line

Great song
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95Sacrilege - Yeah Yeah Yeahs Listen to sample

96Strawberry Bubblegum - Justin Timberlake Listen to sample

97Scream and Shout - Will.I.Am Listen to sample

98F*****' Problems - A$ap Rocky
I love bad bi***es got my fu**in problem
And yea I like to f**k I got a fu**in problem

This song got me into hip hop in the first place. Deserves a number 1 spot.


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99Alive - Krewella Listen to sample

100Started From the Bottom - Drake Listen to sample

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