Top 50 breakout artists of 2013

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AOL Radio powered by Slacker has harnessed the power of the EQ charts to create a countdown of the new songs from new artists that you loved the most in 2013. Mat Diablo is your host for a look back at the artists that made the biggest impression in 2013 across all genres, featuring appearances from Lorde, HAIM, Rich Homie Quan, Thomas Rhett, Imagine Dragons, Zedd, and more!

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Top 50 breakout artists of 2013
Zedd arrives at the iHeartRadio Music Festival, Saturday Sept. 21st, 2013, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. (Photo by Eric Jamison/Invision/AP Images)
INDIO, CA - APRIL 13: Baauer performs onstage during day 2 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 13, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images for Coachella)
SAN JOSE, CA - DECEMBER 15: Singer Ariana Grande performs during the Wild Jam at SAP Center on December 15, 2013 in San Jose, California. (Photo by C Flanigan/FilmMagic)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - SEPTEMBER 21: Phillip Phillips performs on stage during a concert in the Rock in Rio Festival on September 21, 2013 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)
PARIS, FRANCE - NOVEMBER 30: Alana Haim, Danielle Haim and Este Haim from Haim perform at La Gaite Lyrique on November 30, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by David Wolff - Patrick/Redferns via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 10: Recording artist Thomas Rhett performs during the American Country Awards 2013 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on December 10, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 07: Rapper A$AP Rocky performs at PacSun's Common Threads event hosted at MOCA Grand Avenue on December 7, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John Sciulli/Getty Images for PacSun)
2013 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS - THEATRE - 2013 American Music Awards broadcast live from the NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE on SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 24 (8:00-11:00 p.m., ET/PT) on the ABC. (Photo by Matt Brown/ABC via Getty Images) IMAGINE DRAGONS
LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 06: Recording artist Ryan Lewis (L) and recording artist Macklemore poses in the press room during The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live!! Countdown To Music's Biggest Night at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on December 6, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Gabriel Olsen/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 10: Musicians Tyler Hubbard (R) and Brian Kelley of Florida Georgia Line perform onstage during the 2013 American Country Awards at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on December 10, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 08: Singer Lorde performs onstage during The 24th Annual KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas at The Shrine Auditorium on December 8, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Radio.com)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 28: Migos attend the BET Hip Hop Awards 2013 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 28, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/BET/Getty Images for BET)
TODAY -- Pictured: Music group 'Walk Off The Earth' (l-r) Sarah Blackwood, Gianni Luminati appear on NBC News' 'Today' show -- (Photo by: Peter Kramer/NBC/NBC NewsWire via Getty Images)
GEORGE, WA - AUGUST 04: Musician Jon Pardi performs at Watershed Festival at the Gorge Amphitheater on August 4, 2012 in George, Washington. (Photo by Dana Nalbandian/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 03: Singer Louisa Rose Allen, known as Foxes, performs onstage during KIIS FM's 2012 Jingle Ball at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on December 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for Clear Channel)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 19: YG performs at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill on November 19, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Shareif Ziyadat/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - DECEMBER 09: Singer Lizzy Plapinger of MS MR performs at the ALTimate Rooftop Christmas Party at W Hollywood on December 9, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Mike Windle/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 19: Chancelor Bennett Aka Chance The Rapper visits 'Sway in the Morning' on Eminem's Shade 45 channel in the SiriusXM Studios on June 19, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Matthew Eisman/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 08: George Daniel and Matthew Healy of the band The 1975 perform on stage on Day 8 of iTunes Festival 2013 at The Roundhouse on September 8, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Andy Sheppard/Redferns via Getty Images)
AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - NOVEMBER 10: DJ Martin Garrix attends the MTV EMA's 2013 at the Ziggo Dome on November 10, 2013 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images for MTV)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 04: Musician Eric Paslay performs onstage during the 51st annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at Music City Center on November 4, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 09: Members of the Brooklyn, NY based indie rock band American Authors visit at SiriusXM Studios on May 9, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Rob Kim/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 20: Recording artist August Alsina visits 106 & Park at the 106 & Park Studios on August 20, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/BET/Getty Images for BET)
JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE - Musical guest Smallpools. (Photo by Randy Holmes/ABC via Getty Images) SMALLPOOLS
BIRMINGHAM, UNITED KINGDOM - NOVEMBER 10: Jake Bugg performs during a date of his Autumn UK 2013 Tour the week before his 2nd album is set to be released at the 02 Academy Birminghm on November 10, 2013 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Ollie Millington/WireImage)
THE VOICE -- Cassadee Pope -- (Photo by: Trae Patton/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
Mike Will Made-It visits Music Choice on October 3, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - DECEMBER 14: Jinxx and Andy Biersack of Black Veil Brides perform at The Roundhouse on December 14, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Chiaki Nozu/WireImage)
NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 09: Tyler Farr performs during the 2013 CMA Music Festival on June 9, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Beth Gwinn/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 08: Musician Keith Jeffery of Atlas Genius performs onstage during The 24th Annual KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas at The Shrine Auditorium on December 8, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Gabriel Olsen/Getty Images for Radio.com)
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 02: Recording artist Sevyn Streeter performs during 106 & Park at BET studio on December 2, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/BET/Getty Images for BET)
BERLIN, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 03: Singer Howard and Guy Lawrence (L-R) of Disclosure perform live during a concert at the Postbahnhof on November 3, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Frank Hoensch/Redferns via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 24: Recording artist Sage The Gemini performs live on BET's '106 and Park' at BET Studios on October 24, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy Ord/BET/Getty Images for BET)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 19: Recording artist Zendaya performs during 106 & Park at BET Studios on November 19, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/BET/Getty Images for BET)
NASHVILLE, TN - SEPTEMBER 10: David Nail presents at the 7th Annual ACM Honors at the Ryman Auditorium on September 10, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Jason Davis/Getty Images for ACM)
OAKLAND, CA - DECEMBER 07: Zack Abels and Jesse Rutherford (L-R) of The Neighbourhood perform on Day 2 of Live 105 'Not So Silent Night' at ORACLE Arena on December 7, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Steve Jennings/Getty Images for CBS Radio, Inc.)
PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 24: Trinidad James opens for Wiz Khalifa at Le Zenith on September 24, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by David Wolff - Patrick/Redferns via Getty Images)
MANCHESTER, TN - JUNE 14: Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit performs as part of Day 2 of the Bonnaroo Music And Arts Festival on June 14, 2013 in Manchester, Tennessee. (Photo by Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 10: Iain Cook and Lauren Mayberry of CHVRCHES perform at the private CHVRCHES Concert at The McKittrick Hotel; Concert To Air On SiriusXM's SiriusXMU Channel on December 10, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images for SiriusXM)
SACRAMENTO, CA - SEPTEMBER 15: Lzzy Hale (L) and Arejay Hale of Halestorm perform as part of the Aftershock Music Festival at Discovery Park on September 15, 2013 in Sacramento, California. (Photo by Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 29: Ed Sheeran performs in concert at Madison Square Garden on October 29, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Taylor Hill/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - SEPTEMBER 21: Yasmine Yousaf (L) and Jahan Yousaf of Krewella performs onstage during the iHeartRadio Music Festival at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on September 21, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 08: Musical group Capital Cities performs onstage during The 24th Annual KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas at The Shrine Auditorium on December 8, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Radio.com)
TODAY -- Brett Eldredge appears on NBC News' 'Today' show -- (Photo by: Peter Kramer/NBC/NBC NewsWire via Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - DECEMBER 20: Dan Smith of Bastille performs on stage during the annual Crisis charity concert at Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith on December 20, 2013 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by C Brandon/Redferns via Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 13: Kacey Musgraves performs on stage at Shepherds Bush Empire on October 13, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Christie Goodwin/Redferns via Getty Images)
SEATTLE, WA - OCTOBER 23: (L-R) Colin Louis Dieden, Katie Jayne Earl and Michael Vincze of the Mowgli's perform on stage at The Showbox Sodo on October 23, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Mat Hayward/Getty Images)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 28: Rich Homie Quan performs onstage at the BET Hip Hop Awards 2013 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 28, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Rick Diamond/BET/Getty Images for BET)
JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE - Musical guest St. Lucia. (Photo by Randy Holmes/ABC via Getty Images) ST. LUCIA
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