It’s that time of year again! We’re ringing in the new by looking back at the best that 2013 had to offer.
Looking to rock out with the baddest hits of the year? Octane has got you covered with a top 30 list of high-powered tracks. And as if we didn’t already know, great minds really do think alike — turns out the folks at Octane and our listeners have equally superb taste, with some of the top 30 hits being the very same tracks you voted for in our end-of-year listener poll!
30. BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE – TEMPER TEMPER 29. REDLIGHT KING – BORN TO RISE 28. KORN – NEVER NEVER 27. BLACK VEIL BRIDES – IN THE END 26. FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH – MAMA SAID KNOCK YOU OUT (w/ Tech 9) (SXM Poll WINNER: Best Cover Song) 25. WE AS HUMAN – STRIKE BACK 24. EVE TO ADAM – IMMORTAL 23. SEVENDUST – DECAY 22. KILLSWITCH ENGAGE – IN DUE TIME 21. HALESTORM – FREAK LIKE ME 20. BRING ME THE HORIZON – GO TO HELL FOR HEAVENS SAKE (SXM Poll WINNER: Best Song Discovery) 19. DEVOUR THE DAY – GOOD MAN 18. SHINEDOWN – ADRENALINE 17. THREE DAYS GRACE – MISERY LOVES MY COMPANY 16. EVANS BLUE – BEYOND THE STARS 15. DEVICE – VILIFY 14. MOTIONLESS IN WHITE – AMERICA (SXM Poll WINNER: Best Artist Discovery) 13. POP EVIL – TRENCHES 12. THOUSAND FOOT KRUTCH – LIGHT UP THE SKY 11. OTHERWISE – DIE FOR YOU 10. STARSET – MY DEMONS 09. ALL THAT REMAINS – WHAT IF I WAS NOTHING 08. AVENGED SEVENFOLD – HAIL TO THE KING (SXM Poll WINNER: Epic Album of the Year) 07. BLACKLITE DISTRICT – WITH ME NOW 06. GEMINI SYNDROME – STARDUST 05. STONE SOUR – DO ME A FAVOR 04. NONPOINT – THAT DAY 03. IN THIS MOMENT – WHORE 02. VOLBEAT – HANGMAN’S BODY COUNT 01. FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH – LIFT ME UP (w/ Rob Halford) (SXM Poll WINNER: Song of the Year)