Here’s a list of the top electronic songs of 2013. These are the tracks that got us moving and got us through the year.
Daft Punk- Get Lucky
One of the biggest songs of 2013, Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky” was impossible to escape. The French duo’s retro sound and catchy hooks made this tune an instant classic, and the track’s success helped propel their album “Random Access Memories” to the top of the charts.
Miley Cyrus- Wrecking Ball
Miley Cyrus- Wrecking Ball was released in 2013 and quickly became one of the top electronic songs of the year. The song is about a relationships crumbling and the person left behind feeling broken. The song talks about the hurt and pain that is associated with a break up.
Robin Thicke- Blurred Lines
In 2013, American singer-songwriter Robin Thicke released his seventh studio album Blurred Lines. The album’s lead single “Blurred Lines” reached number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 and spawned three other chart-topping singles: “Get Lucky”, “Give It 2 U” and “Feel Good”. The album’s success helped propel Thicke to international stardom.
Avicii- Wake Me Up
Avicii- Wake Me Up: This anthem by Avicii was ubiquitous in 2013. It was one of those songs that you couldn’t help but sing along to, no matter where you were or what you were doing. The combination of Avicii’s electronic beat and Aloe Blacc’s soulful vocals made for a perfect summer song.
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis- Can’t Hold Us
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ “Can’t Hold Us” is an anthemic party track that features soaring vocals from Ray Dalton. The track was a runaway success, reaching #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 and becoming one of the most-played songs of 2013.