Rock Songs

Year-End Charts

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ROCK SONGS

Annual ranking of the most popular rock songs, based on radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen Music, sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music and streaming activity data from online music sources tracked by Nielsen Music.
2013

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7

MY SONGS KNOW WHAT YOU DID IN THE DARK (LIGHT EM UP)

Fall Out Boy

11

SOME NIGHTS

fun.

14

CARRY ON

fun.

17

STILL INTO YOU

Paramore

21

YOUNG AND BEAUTIFUL

Lana Del Rey

23

STUBBORN LOVE

The Lumineers

29

HAIL TO THE KING

Avenged Sevenfold

30

TENNIS COURT

Lorde

34

MISS JACKSON

Panic! At The Disco Featuring Lolo

36

BREEZEBLOCKS

alt-J

39

GIVE ME LOVE

Ed Sheeran

43

DIANE YOUNG

Vampire Weekend

44

THE PHOENIX

Fall Out Boy

49

FLOWERS IN YOUR HAIR

The Lumineers

50

I'LL FOLLOW YOU

Shinedown

52

DO I WANNA KNOW?

Arctic Monkeys

58

BLEEDING OUT

Imagine Dragons

60

THE LOVE CLUB

Lorde

62

BECAUSE WE CAN

Bon Jovi

63

REBEL BEAT

Goo Goo Dolls

65

HURRICANE

MS MR

72

THE HIGH ROAD

Three Days Grace

75

PANIC STATION

Muse

79

ENTERTAINMENT

Phoenix

81

HEAVEN NOR HELL

Volbeat

84

SLOW IT DOWN

The Lumineers

85

CASTLE OF GLASS

Linkin Park

86

CLASSY GIRLS

The Lumineers

89

ELEPHANT

Tame Impala

90

PAPER DOLL

John Mayer

92

MIND YOUR MANNERS

Pearl Jam

93

NEVER NEVER

Korn

95

LIVIN' ON A PRAYER

Bon Jovi

97

THE HANGMAN'S BODY COUNT

Volbeat