Best Songs of 2013, Pt. 1 (Best of the Booth)

Posted 2 years ago by
Tags: DJBooth,
botb-best-songs-pt-1-1206131
Download DJBooth's new App, The PLUG Over the course of the year, we in The DJBooth have kept you supplied with the latest and greatest in hip-hop and R&B. Now, it's time for you to weigh in. In anticipation of our sixth annual Best of the Booth Awards, we're inviting our loyal readers to tell us which artists, albums, mixtapes and DJs stood out in 2013. Using your ratings, feedback, plays, downloads and pageviews, we've assembled a slate of eight front-runners in each of our 19 categories. At the top of 2014, we'll reveal your votes for the year's best, as well the Booth staff's personal picks.

Unlike in previous years, we'll be opening the polls gradually, over the course of the coming week. Starting Friday, December 6, and continuing on the 9th through the 13th, we'll roll out 2-4 categories daily. Readers will be able to vote on all categories up until noon on Sunday, the 29th, at which point we will tally the final results. Today, we unveil the nominees for Best Crossover Record, Best Remix Record and Best Collaborative Record. The 2012 reader picks in these categories were (respectively) 2 Chainz's "No Lie," Rittz's "Bloody Murdah (Remix)" and G.O.O.D Music's "Clique." Read over the ballot below, then make your selections!

Update: The results are now in! Find out who our readers and staff selected as the "Best of the Booth."

Best Crossover Record of 2013

Big Sean - “Beware ft. Lil Wayne & Jhené Aiko”
Game - “All That (Lady) ft. Lil Wayne, Big Sean, Jeremih”
J. Cole - "Power Trip ft. Miguel"
Kid CuDi - “Immortal
Pitbull - “Feel This Moment ft. Christina Aguilera”
Pusha T - “Sweet Serenade ft. Chris Brown”
Rihanna - “Diamonds (Remix) ft. Kanye West"
Wale - “Bad ft. Tiara Thomas”

Best Remix Record of 2013:

Black Hippy - “U.O.E.N.O. (Remix)
DJ Khaled - “No New Friends (SFTB Remix) Drake, Lil Wayne, Rick Ross”
Frank Ocean - “Pink Matter (Remix) ft. Big Boi & Andre 3000”
Ludacris - “Representin (Remix) ft. R.Kelly & Fabolous”
Problem - "Like Whaaat (Remix) ft. Wiz Khalifa, Chris Brown & Tyga"
Rihanna - “Pour It Up (Remix) ft. Rihanna ft. Young Jeezy, Rick Ross, Juicy J & T.I”
Wale - “Bad (Remix) ft. Rihanna”
Young Jeezy - “R.I.P. (Remix) ft. Kendrick Lamar, Chris Brown & YG”

Best Collaborative Record of 2013:

2 Chainz - “We Own It (Fast & Furious) ft. Wiz Khalifa”
Big Sean - “Control ft. Kendrick Lamar & Jay Electronica”
Drake - “All Me ft. 2 Chainz & Big Sean”
Game - "All That (Lady) ft. Lil Wayne, Big Sean, Jeremih"
Jay Z - “Holy Grail ft. Justin Timberlake”
Juicy J - “One of Those Nights ft. The Weeknd”
Kendrick Lamar - “B*tch Don't Kill My Vibe (Remix) ft. Jay-Z”
Lil Wayne - “Love Me ft. Drake & Future”

DJBooth  

Comments
Get The PLUG app by DJBooth and get the best hip-hop writing and news delivered daily.

Featured Video

Hip Hop News

Mac Miller’s “The Divine Feminine” Album Is About The Stages Of Love

Love is the concept that Mac Miller will be exploring on his forthcoming "The Divine Feminine" album. Read More
Posted one day ago by Yoh

Young Thug’s “Jeffery” Cover Isn’t Shocking, Stop It

Young Thug is wearing a dress, it's not a big deal guys. Read More
Posted one day ago by Yoh

Young Thug “No, My Name is JEFFERY” Cheat Code Album Review

The artist either formerly or still known as Young Thug presents his most compelling work of the year. Read More
Posted one day ago by Brendan V

Mick Jenkins Continues Metaphorical Mastery With Powerful “Drowning” Visuals

When it comes to artfully representing the ills of society, Mick Jenkins is doing it better than anyone else. Read More
Posted one day ago by Brent Bradley

Drake’s “Please Forgive Me” Short Film is Coming September 30

Drizzy will follow-up his now triple-Platinum certified "Views" album with a 40-scored short film. Read More
Posted one day ago by DJ Z

Vince Staples Says 50 Cent’s Early Music Influenced His Gang Activity

The demonization of rap has been a long-standing problem for the genre, but there's truth to its influence. Read More
Posted one day ago by Brent Bradley
Sample Text - Sample Link
0:00
3:00
Shrink
Hide

TRENDING NOW



Flame

TOP 20 MUSIC CHARTS


Discover the best new songs, videos, and albums added to the Booth.