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Erykah Badu Blings The Loop Up

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Back from our ‪London Film Festival‬ hiatus, our loop returns with Erykah Badu at the top. The soulful diva has completely reworked one of Drake’s latest smashes, ‘Hotline Bling’. Her “(But You Caint Use My Phone Mix)” widely improves on an already excellent, Flash & The Pan sampling original, which a few weeks ago came also close to top our chart.

Highest entry of the week is Baltimore’s favourites Beach House with one of the standout tracks from their surprise new album, ‘Thank Your Lucky Stars’, their second in as many months. Also new, the latest tracks from Eleanor Friedberger; Deerhunter; Sophie; Majical Cloudz; Mark Kozelek; Tinashe; Hype Williams; Shackleton; Operator Music Band and a colaboration between classically trained maestros Ólafur Arnalds & Nils Frahm.

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#BestOf 2013 – Top 100 Songs (25-1)

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Kickstarting the last batch of 2013’s finest tracks with hip-hop superstar Drake showing its mellower R&B side; in this final quarter we’ll also find gender confusion; surprising collaborations; an unreleased track and the greatest motherf**cker that’s ever hit our charts.

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Drake Headlining The Loop

Canadian R&B hearthrob Drake keeps on fueling the high expectations for his forthcoming album ‘Take Care’ by flooding the market with new material, plus a handful of high profile collaborations. ‘Headlines’ is so far our favourite track and leads this week’s loop.

His mate and regular recording partner The Weeknd is the highest entry with ‘Lonely Days’, one of the highlights from his new mixtape ‘Thursday’. Other notable mixtape by Danny Brown is also ranking high, as well as new entries by Neon Indian; Feist; Ganglians; Deerhoof with Jeff Tweedy and Lil Wayne , who also teams up with Drake, while promoting the release of the long-awaited fourth instalment of his career peak, ‘The Carter’.

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#70-DRAKE-Find Your Love (Young Money)

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