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My Top 50 of 2013: The Top 10

So here we are, the last day of my countdown and time to see what my top 10 tracks of 2013 are. I must say it’s all a little surprising to see how it all panned out. I hadn’t really thought of any of the songs as outright contenders for the #1 of the year, but someone has to be there, and it’s about time I let the cat out of the bag.

Catching up? Have you seen the rest? #50 – 41, #40 – 31, #30 – 21, #20 – 11

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Single: Loreen – “We got the power” (2013)

Sorry what? Eurovision was last week? If that managed to pass regular readers by, they would also have missed the debut of the new single by 2012 contest winner Loreen, performed as part of a medley in the grand final’s interval.

The frustrating thing about Loreen’s last 12 months has been the apparent failure to capitalise on the massive European success of “Euphoria”, which was certainly the most commercially successful Eurovision winner in recent memory. Travelling across Eastern Europe in September, it was still a staple on radio and still blared out of clubs, and doesn’t show any sign of waning popularity. Continue reading

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