Most Overplayed Songs of 2013

The Top Ten

1 Royals - Lorde

Me too. This song is garbage. It's annoying, overplayed, and stupid. Man, 2013 was a terrible year for music.

So sick of this song

Voe more for Lorde I hate her
Roar, Radioactive, Blurred, Cups, Clarity all in this song on this list is not overplayed Lorde song is more overplayed but I like her Tennis Court song - Girly

Lorde sounds horrible. The end.

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2 Wrecking Ball - Miley Cyrus

I wish the old Miley was here

Wake me up and royals are okay, but this song must go in the garbage heap.

This song and video annoys the crap out of me.

3 Wake Me Up - Avicii

This is definitely the most overrated song of 2013. I actually hate this song, and I have no clue why it is so popular. - EmperorAguila

A good song but overplayed

I like the song but to over played

Faux Tracy chapman/fake western accent so annoying! Make it stop!

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4 Thrift Shop - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

Words cannot describe how bitterly I hate this stupid excuse for a song. - PositronWildhawk

Ok I'll admit it was number one for half the year but over-played doesn't mean bad right? - TopTenListmaker

THIS IS GREAT A WORK OF ART! - TopTenListmaker

5 Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke

Urgh, this song is just so annoying, the tune is bland and you can't get it out of your head, the fact that it's played all the time certainly doesn't help matters.

Was fun but now it's old

This song is sooo stupid! How the H e double hockey stick did this become a hit let alone top the charts for 12 weeks?

6 Roar - Katy Perry

I hate how beloved Roar is. It's an okay song, but it's been played to much, and it enrages me how it follows me everywhere and everyone seems to love it. Maybe I am a hater, but the song is genuinely boring and lifeless (and a studio-farmed copy of "Brave") and everyone thinks it's brilliant and inspiring. Roar can blow me

It's an okay song in my opinion. It's not worthy however to be played on the radio 50 times a day! - Alpha101

Listen to Brave lyrics: Say if you wanna say and let the words fall out. Listen to Roar lyrics: Cause I' am champion and your gonna hear me roar. - Musicinlifes

Wide Awake and Dark Horse are OK, this one is just unbearable.

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7 Best Song Ever - One Direction

I hate one derection and they have to play all their songs so much?

Overplayed and is a shameless rip off to Baba O'Riley by The Who.

Best song ever. Nope. Just...

This is one of the worst songs ever.

This was so overplayed this was so poplar

8 I Love It - Icona Pop

Ugh, this is one detestable car-wreck of a song!

9 Clarity - Zedd

I liked this when I first heard it but now I don't because it is overplayed

10 Sweater Weather - The Neighbourhood

Oh God I hate this so much

This song isn't that bad.

The Contenders

11 The Fox (What Does the Fox Say?) - Ylvis

Nobody cares what a fox says! Besides, even if we did, you do NOT have to make a very disturbing song about it. If they would just do a quick Google search...

Come on guys it was just a joke. Not like they play it on the radio. Or at least I haven't heard it.

Yip! The fox says Yip! Now shut up!

What does the fox say?

It says SHUT UP BEFORE I KILL YOU FOR RUINING MUSIC!

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12 Dark Horse - Katy Perry
13 Demons - Imagine Dragons

I REALLY have to admit this song was overplayed a tad. - WonkeyDude98

14 Talk Dirty - Jason Derulo
15 Cups - Anna Kendrick

When I'm gone when I'm gone your gonna miss me when I'm gone. No I'm not going to miss you when you are gone now shut up

This is a good song

16 Treasure - Bruno Mars
17 I Knew You Were Trouble - Taylor Swift
18 Berzerk - Eminem
19 Applause - Lady Gaga
20 Counting Stars - One Republic

I don't even like the song but it's so overplayed I have it memorized - badgalriri

Wouldn't bother me except it's still played SO much and it's two years later! Hearing it over and over brings to attention how repetitive it is.

Loved it at first but they ruined it by playing it way too much :/

This got overplayed on UK radio stations ever since it reached UK number 1 in October 2013. Overplayed even though it's great.

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21 Timber - Pitbull
22 Story of My Life - One Direction
23 Stay the Night - Zedd
24 Team - Lorde
25 Let It Go - Idina Menzel

Are. You. Fire. Trucking. Kidding Me? How is this song not on here? It was SO OVERPLAYED! - railfan99

26 Change Your Life - Iggy Azalea
27 Stay - Rihanna
28 Just Give Me a Reason - P!nk Feat. Nate Ruess

SO ANNOYING! It's played like every other song!

Not to mention Nate Ruess STRUGLES to sing this one live...

29 When I Was Your Man - Bruno Mars

Overplayed garbage! please stop overplaying this song again on every Pandora artist radio station! I swear,if I hear this song again,this song would be on my top 10 annoying songs of all time every time I listen to this song on The Kelly Clarkson Pandora Radio station. So...please...STOP...PLAYING... THIS... SONG...TOO MANY TIMES. BECAUSE...I...CAN'T...STAND...it...
...ANYMORE...BECAUSE...of...YOU...GUYS... ARE...OVERPLAYING...THIS...PIECE...of GARBAGE...SONG.

30 Love Somebody - Maroon 5
31 We Can't Stop - Miley Cyrus

Well at least try.

I just listened to the sample I'll have a nightmare! - TopTenListmaker

32 Thank You - MKTO
33 True Love - Pink
34 I Wish - Cher Lloyd
35 Summertime Sadness - Lana Del Rey
36 Let Her Go - Passenger

I hate his voice

What the hell does this song mean?! - ArpstaAmy333

37 Daylight - Maroon
38 Happy - Pharrell Williams

Used to make me happy, but now it annoys me! - Rachelir1100

39 Baby I - Ariana Grande

This is rarely played. Her other song, The Way, is overplayed

40 Old School Love - Lupe Fiasco

Rarely played but still, it's overplayed.

41 Good Time - Paris Hilton
42 Heart Attack - Demi Lovato
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Top Remixes (6)

1. Thrift Shop - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
2. The Fox (What Does the Fox Say?) - Ylvis
3. I Love It - Icona Pop
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1. Wrecking Ball - Miley Cyrus
2. Royals - Lorde
3. Sweater Weather - The Neighbourhood
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1. Team - Lorde
2. Stay - Rihanna
3. Stay the Night - Zedd
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