DJ Premier

Legendary producer DJ Premier usually offers his top 20 picks for albums of the year annually, but to kick off 2014, he has also picked his top 20 songs from 2013.

Below is the Gangstarr producer’s picks for songs of the year. What do you think? Agree?

01. Jakk Frost – Beard Gang Initiation (Feat. Malik B & Nima AB)
02. Pusha T- Nosetalgia (Feat. Kendrick Lamar)
03. De La Soul – Get Away
04. Big Sean – Control (Feat. Kendrick Lamar & Jay Electronica)
05. H. Stax – Field N****
06. Durag Dynasty – 360 Waves
07. Bumpy Knuckles – Word (Feat. Sy Ari da Kid)
08. DITC Ent. – Come and Get Me
09. Rick Ross – Oil Money Gang (Feat. Jadakiss)
10. P-Money – The Hardest (Feat. M.O.P.)
11. Joell Ortiz – Roll Deep
12. K-Rino – Antagonistic Radio
13. Demigodz – Just Can’t Quit (Feat. Motive, Blacastan, Ryu & Scoop Deville)
14. Drake – Pound Cake (Feat. Jay-Z)
15. Papoose – Faith
16. Statik Selektah – Bird’s Eye View (Feat. Raekwon, Joey Bada$$, & Black Thought)
17. Rapsody – Kingship
18. Jay-Z – Open Letter
19. Dawhud – Battle Anybody (Feat. ACE one)
20. Busta Rhymes – Thank You (Feat. Q-Tip, Kanye West & Lil Wayne)

His top 20 album picks will be revealed shortly.