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Twenty13: Sounds of a New Year

Once you've returned that hideous scarf your aunt Gertrude gave to you on Christmas, rest assured that there's a brand-spankin' new year waiting just around the corner. For many of us, 2013 couldn't have come any sooner, and with much to look forward to after January 1, I wanted to provide you with a soundtrack that will get you adequately amped up for what's to come in the next 365 days.

We start with my favorite track from Unorthodox Jukebox, transition into an empowering Kelly Clarkson bonus track that (I pray) will be released as an official single, and then soar into an eclectic mix of EDM-driven wonders peppered with some alt-pop.

You can sample each track over at my Spotify channel.

1. "Moonshine" by Bruno Mars
2. "People Like Us" by Kelly Clarkson
3. "Just Give Me A Reason" by Pink feat. Nate Ruess
4. "Euphoria" by Usher
5. "Silver Lining (Crazy 'Bout You)" by Jessie J
6. "Be A Boy" by Robbie Williams
7. "Woman's World" by Cher
8. "On The Metro" by Girls Aloud
9. "Scream & Shout" by will.i.am feat. Britney Spears
10. "Watch You" by Clinton Sparks feat. Pitbull and Disco Fries
11. "Anna Sun" by Walk The Moon
12. "Mountain Sound" by Of Monsters And Men
13. "Just Can't Help Myself" by Ne-Yo
14. "What About Us" by The Saturdays
15. "Drinking From The Bottle" by Calvin Harris feat. Tinie Tempah
16. "Here With You" by Asher Monroe
17. "Nobody's Business" by Rihanna feat. Chris Brown
18. "Supernatural" by Ke$ha
19. "Trojans" by Atlas Genius
20. "Apollo" by Hardwell feat. High Spies and Sarah Tancer
21. "Last Night" by Pitbull feat. Havana Brown and Afrojack
22. "What You've Done To Me" by Samantha Jade

Start out clean in 2013,

@TheFirstEcho

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