Aspenbeat's Best of 2013

Dec 29, 2013

Layla Schuon and Andy Schuon in the studios at Aspen Public Radio recording for the 'Aspenbeat' show
Layla Schuon and Andy Schuon in the studios at Aspen Public Radio recording for the 'Aspenbeat' show

Eight year old aspiring broadcaster Layla Schuon and her dad, Andy Schuon, Co-Founder with P. Diddy and President of Revolt TV, showed up at the studios over the weekend to add their picks for Top Pop Song of 2013 and Top Vintage Pop Song to Aspenbeat, Andrea Young's weekly music curation show.  The show also included picks from The New York Times, NPR and Rolling Stone Magazine.

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Layla's picks:
Top Pop Song of 2013:  Capital Cities/Safe and Sound
Top Pop Vintage Song:  Gary Wright/Dream Weaver

Andy's picks:
Top Pop Song of 2013:  Macklemore & Ryan Lewis/Same Love (feat. Mary Lambert)
Top Vintage Pop Song:  Al Green/Let's Stay Together

Andrea's picks:
Top Pop Song of 2013:  Pharrell Williams/Happy
Top Vintage Pop Song:  The Beatles/All You Need Is Love

Also included were songs from these 'Best Of' lists:
New York Times/Jon Pareles 2013 Year End List
NPR/Best Music Of 2013: 50 Favorite Albums
Rolling Stone Magazine/100 Best Songs Of 2013

Aspenbeat shows for the past three weeks have focused on "Best Of" lists, including "Researching Rolling Stone Magazine's Top 100", "New Favorite Songs" and "Top Female Songs". 

Aspenbeat shows are available for listening after broadcast on both Aspen Public Radio and Aspenbeat's websites.