The-Drum's favourite releases of 2013


Johnny May Cash – Ballin
Sikko Mobb – Young Heavy
Zmoney – Want my Money
Tink – When I’m Lit (GTW remix)
Kyle Hall – Crushed
Ty Dolla – Ratchet in my Benz
Dpat – Above Us
Chris Brown – Don’t Think They Know
Beautiful Swimmers – Dream Track
Future – Honest (Dave Luxe Remix)

Jessy Lanza – Pull my Hair Back
Kelela – st
Le1f – Tree House/ Fly Zone
David Van Tieghem x Ten – Fits and Starts (frkwys vol 10)
Steve Moore – Pangaea Ultima
Darkside – Psychic
OPN – R plus 7
After Dark 2 (Instrumental Version)
Future / FreeBandz  – FGB the movie
Young Thug – 1017 Thug


15 Best Songs:
Demdike Stare – Primitive Equations
Cosmic Revenge – The Arrival
Dogman – The Truth
Farah – Into Eternity
French Montana featuring Johnny May Cash – Paranoid
Ty Dolla $ign – Paranoid
Beau Wanzer – Balls of Steel
Young Skoop featuring Jeremih – Talibandz
Cashmere Cat – Aurora
Tropic of Cancer – Wake the Night
Omarion – Admire Ft. Problem and Tank
Visionist – M
LE1F featuring Lofty305, DonChristian, JODY & Rahel – Star Me
Blood Orange – Chamakay
Justin Beiber featuring R. Kelly – PYD

10 Best Albums/EPs:
Wanda Group – Outer Alsatian EP
Symmetry – The Messenger
Cristobal Tapia de Veer – Utopia (Original Television Soundtrack)
Jah Wobble & Marconi Union – Anomic
Cyclopean – Cyclopean
Leech – Tusks
Sølyst – Lead
Beautiful Swimmers – Son
Barnett + Coloccia – Retrieval
COiN – Stilled

5 Best Remixes:
John Cale – Living With You (Laurel Halo Remix)
Ital Tek – Hyper Real (Deft Remix)
Jhene Aiko – FROM TIME TF CHOP 4 JESSE (Total Freedom Remix)
Tricky featuring Francesca Belmonte – Valentine (Andy Stott Remix)
Brandy – Never Say Never (Jaël Remix)

5 Best Reissues/Collections:
Patrick Vian – Bruits Et Temps Analogues
Iasos – Celestial Soul Portrait
Patrick Cowely – School Daze
Kat Epple & Bob Stohl – Sanctus Spiritus
Nine Circles – The Early Days

5 Best Compilations:
Various Artists – Trust: Other People Compilation
Various Artists – Luke Vibert’s Nuggets 3
Various Artists – Purple Snow: Forecasting The Minneapolis Sound
Various Artists – BRK Greatest Hits Vol.2 : Collectors Edition
Various Artists – Blasting Voice
Also every single one of the 14 tracks compilations

5 Most Exciting New Artists for 2014:
Jessy Lanza
Rahel Haile
Dre Green



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