TheDrop.fm’s Best of Summer 2013 Survey — [Vote]
By now, you should have some sand in your backpack from hitting the beach and, hopefully, have your air conditioner installed to stay cool, calm and collected when the heat hits. Summer is here and of course the sounds of the season define these moments and many others. From outdoor music festivals to rooftop parties, every artist hopes to hold the reigns over our summer music playlists.
In TheDrop.FM’s Best of Summer Survey, fans can vote for their favorite rappers and singers in a variety of categories from Best Tour of the Summer to Hottest Body. Check out all of the polls and cast your votes below (you can vote once per hour). We'll announce the winners after the polls close on Aug. 24 at 11:59 PM EST. Good luck!
Best Song of Summer 2013: Which one of these songs are you keeping on repeat this summer? Is it the chart-topping Marvin Gaye-sampled 'Blurred Lines' by Robin Thicke; Ciara's sexy, heavy bass 'Body Party;' Daft Punk's fun, disco-inspired 'Get Lucky' with Pharrell; the inspiring 'Can't Hold Us' by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis; or one of the many others in our poll? Vote for the track that you think is the biggest song of the summer here!
Best Video of Summer 2013: Check for the gyrating dance moves and love story in Ciara's 'Body Party,' and the usual debauchery in DJ Khaled's 'No New Friends.' Chris Brown channels some Michael Jackson in 'Fine China' while in 'Treasure,' Bruno Mars rocks bold red and puts on a traditional show with his band and Janelle Monae lets her hair down for the upbeat 'Dance Apocalyptic.' Macklemore & Ryan Lewis travel the world in 'Can't Hold Us' and Robin Thicke gets playful with models in 'Blurred Lines.' Wale tells a story in 'Bad,' 2 Chainz rocks out in a sunny condo with tall models in his 'Feds Watching' visual and A$AP Ferg flaunts his ladies and his gold tooth in 'Shabba.' Vote for the best summer video below!
Best Album of Summer 2013: This summer of 2013 is major for hip-hop as J. Cole, Kanye West, Jay Z and Wale all dropped albums around the same time. Ciara also made a comeback and represented for the ladies in this category. Vote below to tell us which artist deserves to take the crown with their project.
Best Tour of Summer 2013: Outdoor festivals and huge stadium venues are featuring your favorite artists this summer. There's nothing like seeing that special rapper or singer live onstage. The demand is high and some of these tickets have already sold out or will probably cost an arm and a leg to get. Vote for the best tour here!
Hottest Female Body of Summer 2013: Everyone wants to show off what they've been covering up all winter through their Instagram accounts. These singers and rappers have been in the gym keeping their curves tight and tummies toned for bikini beach days. So it's time to give props where they're due. Who had the best female body this summer? Vote in our poll below!
Hottest Male Body of Summer 2013: Like the women above, these male singers and rappers haven't hesitated to take off their shirts to flex their muscles poolside, giving their fans something to ogle over via social media or through their music videos. Which one of these guys would you want to frolic on the beach with this summer? Vote for the best male body here.