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2013 February Screwdriver Prince
Screwdriver
CD Source:
Time: 4:13
Sequenced by: Third Eye Girl website
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"Screwdriver" lyric video first posted on Third Eye Girl website 1/24/13; mp3 subsequently available only by paid download from this site.
 
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March Gone Baby Gone Boz Scaggs
Gone Baby Gone
CD Source: Memphis
Time: 3:36
Sequenced by: Memphis album
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Just Give Me A Reason Pink Feat. Nate Ruess
Just Give Me A Reason
CD Source:
Time: 4:02
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 

 
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The Stars (Are Out Tonight) David Bowie
The Stars (Are Out Tonight)
CD Source:
Time: 3:57
Sequenced by: The Next Day album
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Follow Your Arrow Kacey Musgraves
Follow Your Arrow
CD Source: Same Trailer Different Park
Time: 3:21
Sequenced by: Same Trailer Different Park album
Honored by:
 

 
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Radioactive Imagine Dragons
Radioactive
CD Source:
Time: 3:08
Sequenced by: Single
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April Cruise Florida Georgia Line
Cruise
CD Source:
Time: 3:32
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 
"Cruise" broke the all-time record for weeks at #1 on the Country singles chart with 24 cumulative weeks beginning in Fall 2012. It`s sequenced here on the basis of its 2013 stint as a major pop hit on the Billboard Hot 100.
 
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Mirrors (radio edit) Justin Timberlake
Mirrors (radio edit)
CD Source:
Time: 4:37
Sequenced by: Single
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The full album version runs over eight minutes. "The 20/20 Experience" was #1 in album sales during 2013.
 
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After Mardi Gras Steve Earle & The Dukes (& Duchesses)
After Mardi Gras
CD Source:
Time: 4:04
Sequenced by: The Low Highway album
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Written for and performed by Steve Earle in a 2011 episode of the New Orleans-based HBO series, "Tremé." A memorable song.
 
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I Love It Icona Pop Feat. Charli XCX
I Love It
CD Source:
Time: 2:35
Sequenced by: Single
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May Hush Hush Pistol Annies
Hush Hush
CD Source:
Time: 3:25
Sequenced by: Annie Up album
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Get Lucky Daft Punk Feat. Pharrell Williams
Get Lucky
CD Source: Random Access Memories
Time: 4:08
Sequenced by: Single
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The consensus record of the year (won Grammy, topped critics` polls for singles) from the Grammy-winning album of the year (Random Access Memories also ranked #3 on critics` polls). Spent 15 weeks in the Hot 100 top 10. Great dance groove features funk guitar wizard Nile Rodgers of Chic fame.
 
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Step Vampire Weekend
Step
CD Source: Modern Vampires Of The CIty
Time: 4:12
Sequenced by: Modern Vampires Of The City album
Honored by:
 

 
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Hannah Hunt Vampire Weekend
Hannah Hunt
CD Source: Modern Vampires Of The CIty
Time: 3:58
Sequenced by: Modern Vampires Of The City album
Honored by:
 

 
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June Blurred Lines Robin Thicke Feat. T.I. & Pharrell
Blurred Lines
CD Source:
Time: 4:23
Sequenced by: Single
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The best-selling single record of 2013 (over 6 million copies) and #1 on the Hot 100 for twelve weeks. Based on a groove very similar to that of Marvin Gaye`s "Got to Give It Up" (1977), and notorious for a music video featuring bare-breasted women.
 
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We Can`t Stop Miley Cyrus
We Can`t Stop
CD Source:
Time: 3:53
Sequenced by: Single
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New Slaves Kanye West Feat. Frank Ocean
New Slaves
CD Source:
Time: 4:16
Sequenced by: Yeezus album
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Blood On The Leaves Kanye West
Blood On The Leaves
CD Source:
Time: 6:00
Sequenced by: Yeezus album
Honored by:
 
Samples the version of "Strange Fruit" recorded by Nina Simone in 1965.
 
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Same Love Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Feat. Mary Lambert
Same Love
CD Source:
Time: 5:20
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 
"Same Love" was written in support of legalizing same-sex marriage and became the first Top 40 song in the U.S. to take this stance, peaking at #11 on the Hot 100 and being nominated for the Grammy for song of the year.
 
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July Holy Grail Jay-Z Feat. Justin Timberlake
Holy Grail
CD Source:
Time: 5:38
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 

 
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August Wake Me Up! Avicii Feat. Aloe Blacc
Wake Me Up!
CD Source:
Time: 4:10
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 
Spent 5 months in top 10 of Billboard`s Hot 100 chart.
 
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Roar Katy Perry
Roar
CD Source:
Time: 3:43
Sequenced by: Single
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Spent 20 weeks in top 10 of Billboard Hot 100.
 
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Royals Lorde
Royals
CD Source:
Time: 3:10
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 
Consensus #2 critics` single of the year. Also won Grammy for song of the year and spent 9 weeks at #1 on Billboard`s Hot 100. And Lorde just turned seventeen!
 
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Start of School Year September Hold On, We`re Going Home Drake Feat. Majid Jordan
Hold On, We`re Going Home
CD Source:
Time: 3:51
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 
A huge R&B hit and picked by Pitchfork magazine critics as the #1 track of 2013.
 
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Wrecking Ball Miley Cyrus
Wrecking Ball
CD Source:
Time: 3:43
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 

 
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Walk Us Uptown Elvis Costello And The Roots
Walk Us Uptown
CD Source: Wise Up Ghost
Time: 3:23
Sequenced by: Wake Up Ghost album
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October The Wire Haim
The Wire
CD Source:
Time: 4:06
Sequenced by: Days Are Gone album
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Sirens Pearl Jam
Sirens
CD Source:
Time: 5:40
Sequenced by: Lightning Bolt album
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November Reflektor Arcade Fire
Reflektor
CD Source: Reflektor (2)
Time: 7:34
Sequenced by: Reflektor album
Honored by:
 

 
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The Monster Eminem Feat. Rihanna
The Monster
CD Source:
Time: 4:10
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 

 
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Timber Pitbull Feat. Ke$ha
Timber
CD Source:
Time: 3:24
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 

 
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December Partition Beyonce
Partition
CD Source: Beyoncé (CD + DVD)
Time: 5:19
Sequenced by: Beyonce album
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When this "visual album" (incl. 17 videos) was released on 12/13/13 with no advance notice, available only on iTunes, it shot to #1. A week later it was released on CD/DVD. By year`s end it was already the #2 best selling album of 2013.
 
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2014 January Drunk In Love Beyonce Feat. Jay-Z
Drunk In Love
CD Source: Beyoncé (CD + DVD)
Time: 5:23
Sequenced by: Single
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Dark Horse Katy Perry Feat. Juicy J
Dark Horse
CD Source:
Time: 3:36
Sequenced by: Single
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Spent 5 months (22 weeks) in the Hot 100 top 10 and ranked #2 in Billboard`s year end tabulation, which cut off after mid-November to make publication deadline.
 
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Modern Blue Rosanne Cash
Modern Blue
CD Source: The River & The Thread (deluxe edition)
Time: 3:02
Sequenced by: The River & The Thread album
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February Happy Pharrell Williams
Happy
CD Source:
Time: 3:53
Sequenced by: Single
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Boosted by a soundtrack music video, "Happy" logged 10 weeks at #1 and also ranked #1 for the entire year on Billboard`s year-end charts.
 
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All Of Me John Legend
All Of Me
CD Source:
Time: 4:30
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 
After languishing on the lower rungs for four months, "All Of Me" raced up the charts following a live performance at the February 2014 Grammy awards show and ultimately spent five months in the top 10.
 
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Forgiven/Forgotten Angel Olsen
Forgiven/Forgotten
CD Source:
Time: 2:04
Sequenced by: Burn Your Fire For No Witness album
Honored by:
 

 
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March Digital Witness St. Vincent
Digital Witness
CD Source: St.Vincent
Time: 3:22
Sequenced by: St. Vincent album
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Red Eyes The War on Drugs
Red Eyes
CD Source:
Time: 4:59
Sequenced by: Lost In The Dream album
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Turn Down For What DJ Snake Feat. Lil Jon
Turn Down For What
CD Source:
Time: 3:34
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 

 
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April Fancy Iggy Azelia Feat. Charli XCX
Fancy
CD Source:
Time: 3:24
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 
Besides being one of the top five pop songs of the year, "Fancy" spent 18 (!) weeks at #1 on the Hot Rap Songs chart, tying "Hot Boyz" (2000) for the all-time record for most weeks at #1 on this chart.
 
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May Problem Ariana Grande Feat. Iggy Azalea
Problem
CD Source:
Time: 3:14
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 

 
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Fever The Black Keys
Fever
CD Source:
Time: 4:06
Sequenced by: Turn Blue album
Honored by:
 

 
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Turtles All The Way Down Sturgill Simpson
Turtles All The Way Down
CD Source: Metamodern Sounds in Country Music
Time: 3:08
Sequenced by: Metamodern Sounds in Country Music album
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Rude MAGIC!
Rude
CD Source:
Time: 3:45
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 

 
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June Stay With Me Sam Smith
Stay With Me
CD Source:
Time: 2:55
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 

 
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Automatic Miranda Lambert
Automatic
CD Source: Platinum
Time: 4:08
Sequenced by: Platinum album
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Lazaretto Jack White
Lazaretto
CD Source: Lazaretto
Time: 3:39
Sequenced by: Lazaretto album
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July Boom Clap Charli XCX
Boom Clap
CD Source:
Time: 2:49
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 

 
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All About That Bass Meghan Trainor
All About That Bass
CD Source:
Time: 3:09
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 
An incredible twenty-five weeks in the top 10 of the Hot 100, extending into 2015, including 8 weeks at #1 - "bringing booty back" with a doo wop flavor. Counting singles chart performance through the end of December, All About That Bass ranked #2 of 2014.
 
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American Dream Plan B Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
American Dream Plan B
CD Source: Hypnotic Eye
Time: 3:01
Sequenced by: Hypnotic Eye album
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August Two Weeks FKA twigs
Two Weeks
CD Source:
Time: 4:08
Sequenced by: LP1 album
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Anaconda Nicki Minaj
Anaconda
CD Source:
Time: 4:21
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 
The most widely-watched music video of the year. "Look at her butt!"
 
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Shake It Off Taylor Swift
Shake It Off
CD Source:
Time: 3:39
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 
The single preceding the release of the "1989" album, Shake It Off debuted on the Hot 100 at #1. After 2 weeks at #1 in was bumped to #2 by All About That Bass for 8 weeks. Then (after 10 weeks), it returned to #1 for another 2 weeks, only to be superseded by Blank Space for another 7 weeks at #1. "1989" became the best-selling album of 2014 almost immediately.
 
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Start of School Year September The Miracle (Of Joey Ramone) U2
The Miracle (Of Joey Ramone)
CD Source: Songs of Innocence
Time: 4:15
Sequenced by: Songs Of Innocence album (digital files)
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Released worldwide as free download to all iTunes customers on September 6, 2014. Controversy ensued about opt-out rather than opt-in delivery. Did not chart in Billboard until physical release the next month.
 
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i Kendrick Lamar
i
CD Source:
Time: 3:52
Sequenced by: Rap digital songs chart
Honored by:
 

 
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October Protection Lucinda Williams
Protection
CD Source: Down Where The Spirit Meets The Bone (2)
Time: 4:48
Sequenced by: Down Where The Spirit Meets The Bone album
Honored by:
 

 
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East Side of Town Lucinda Williams
East Side of Town
CD Source: Down Where The Spirit Meets The Bone (2)
Time: 4:56
Sequenced by: Down Where The Spirit Meets The Bone album
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Take Me To Church Hozier
Take Me To Church
CD Source:
Time: 4:03
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 

 
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November Blank Space Taylor Swift
Blank Space
CD Source:
Time: 3:52
Sequenced by: Single
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Careful You TV On The Radio
Careful You
CD Source: Seeds
Time: 5:12
Sequenced by: Seeds album
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Uptown Funk! Mark Ronson Feat. Bruno Mars
Uptown Funk!
CD Source:
Time: 4:31
Sequenced by: Single
Honored by:
 

 
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December Ain`t That Easy D`Angelo & The Vanguard
Ain`t That Easy
CD Source: Black Messiah
Time: 4:49
Sequenced by: Black Messiah album
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Released on December 15, 2014, Black Messiah was immediately recognized as a masterpiece, ranking #1 for the year on the critics` Pazz & Jop poll published less than a month later.
 
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Really Love D`Angelo & The Vanguard
Really Love
CD Source: Black Messiah
Time: 5:44
Sequenced by: Black Messiah album
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Released on December 15, 2014, Black Messiah was immediately recognized as a masterpiece, ranking #1 for the year on the critics` Pazz & Jop poll published less than a month later.
 
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Back To The Future (Part I) D`Angelo & The Vanguard
Back To The Future (Part I)
CD Source: Black Messiah
Time: 5:22
Sequenced by: Black Messiah album
Honored by:
 
Released on December 15, 2014, Black Messiah was immediately recognized as a masterpiece, ranking #1 for the year on the critics` Pazz & Jop poll published less than a month later.
 
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