100 Best Songs of 2013

Daft Punk went disco, Kendrick Lamar murdered the competition, and a 16-year-old New Zealander dissed bling and made the whole world sing

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68. Sam Baker, "Ditch"

"Got a crazy ass wife, got a baby on the way," sings this rough-diamond Austin singer-songwriter, who also notes his job where "the crew's a bunch of stoners" and "the boss is a shit." It's a downward spiral from there, but an impressively uplifting one. Plus: the year's best gratuitous Taylor Swift reference.

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