the year 2013 will be remembered as the year Nigerian music turned up the heat on the rest of Africa. We produced hits after hits, constantly topping charts all over the continent, and spreading our good music to the end s of the earth. But which are the really top songs which enabled us achieve this feat? Those super top, top quality songs that possessed the ability to conquer the world. presents, the top 13 hottest songs of 2013. Our seasoned team of musical experts, backed by analytical data and downloads have made the list. It was a hard choice, with enough songs battling closely in downloads and views.

Davido, KCee, Sean Tizzle, Banky W, Tiwa Savage and Don Jazzy have all had a stellar 2013 with multiple hits. D’banj, Sound Sultan and Wizkid were right in the thick of it too, with great songs that moved the continent.

The songs that made the cut were all released in 2013, and a telling sign that this year was one of achievement, we also have a top 15 of outsiders, who gave the top songs a run for their worth. They are also listed below. 2013 was a great year for music. And we’re glad it happened in our lifetime.

Here’s the full lists:

#1. Gobe By Davido

#2. Limpopo By KCee

#3. The Kick By Wande Coal Ft. Don Jazzy

#4. Jaiye Jaiye By Wizkid

#5. Yes/No By Banky W

#6. Skelewu By Davido

#7. Durosoke By Olamide

#8. Pull Over By KCee Ft. Wizkid

#9. Personally By P-Square

#10. Shoo Le By Sean Tizzle

#11. Run My Race By Burna Boy

#12. Eminado By Tiwa Savage

#13. Oluchi By Solidstar Ft. Flavour


Rotate By Wande Coal Ft. Don Jazzy, Finally By D'banj, The Matter By Maleek Berry Ft. Wizkid, Kokose By Sound Sultan Ft. Wizkid, Talk By Wizkid, For Example By Kay Switch Ft. Wizkid & Olamide, I Swear By Ice Prince Ft French Montana, On Top Your Matter By Wizkid, Aboki Remix By Ice Prince, Komotion By Ice Prince Ft. Wizkid, Emi Ni Baller Remix By Chidinma Ft. Wizkid & Tha Suspect, Ukwu By Timaya, Don’t tell Me Nonsense By D'banj, Run My Race By Burna Boy, Caro By L.A.X Starboy & Wizkid