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Best Songs of 2013, Pt. 2 (Best of the Booth)

Cast your vote for Best Club Anthem and Street Banger of 2013!

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 this 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 Club Anthem


Best Street Banger

of 2013. The 2012 reader picks in these categories were (respectively)

G.O.O.D. Music

's "


" and

Kendrick Lamar

's "

Backseat [Freestyle]

." Read over the ballot below, then make your selections!


: The results are now in! Find out who our

readers and staff selected

as the "Best of the Booth."

Nominees are listed in alphabetical order


Best Club Anthem of 2013:

2 Chainz - “


ft. Lil Wayne”

A$AP Rocky - “

Wild for the Night

ft. Skrillex & Birdy Nam Nam”

French Montana - “


ft. Nicki Minaj”

Major Lazer - “

Bubble Butt



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ft. Bruno Mars, Mystic & Tyga”

T-Pain - “

Come and Get It

ft. Ace Hood & Busta Rhymes”

Timbaland - “

The Party Anthem

ft. T-Pain, Lil Wayne, Missy Elliot”

Trinidad James - “

Females Welcomed

Wale - "


ft. Nicki Minaj, Juicy J”

Best Street Banger of 2013:

50 Cent - “

We Up

ft. Kendrick Lamar”

B.o.B - “


ft. 2 Chainz”

Curren$y - “


' ft. Wiz Khalifa & Rick Ross”

Drake - “

5 AM in Toronto

Game - “

Ali Bomaye

ft. 2 Chainz & Rick Ross”

Juicy J - “

Show Out Young

ft. Jeezy & Big Sean”

Pusha T - “

Numbers on the Boards

ScHoolboy Q - “

Banger (MOSHPIT)



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