Started. Fueled largely by its simple but yet catchy hook, "Started From the Bottom" reminded us why Drake etched his own lanein the world of hip hop. And there's no question, this is a smash.
A$AP Rocky ft. Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick – "Problems"
The East, South, West and Canada joined forces and scored big on the A$AP Rocky led "Problems."
J.Cole ft. Miguel – "Power Trip"
This Miguel-assisted track was the first single lifted off of J. Cole's sophomore LP, Born Sinner. With Cole's lyrically intact flow and an infectious hook, this record gained spins at radio and stormed digital downloads.
Kendrick Lamar – "Don't Kill My Vibe"
With a huge year that included hit records, healthy album sales and a tour, Kendrick wowed us with this single that helped Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City land atthe fore of music releases in 2013.
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis ft. Ray Dalton – "Can't Hold Us"
With over 139 million views on YouTube and earning a number-one spot on Billboard's Hot 100, "Can't Hold Us" goes down as one of the biggest records of 2013.