Adult Pop Songs

Year-End Charts

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ADULT POP SONGS

This year's most popular adult top 40 songs, ranked by adult pop airplay detections as measured by Nielsen Music.

2010
1

HEY, SOUL SISTER

Train

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4

IF IT'S LOVE

Train

5

LIFE AFTER YOU

Daughtry

6

HALFWAY GONE

Lifehouse

7

CALIFORNIA GURLS

Katy Perry

9

LIVE LIKE WE'RE DYING

Kris Allen

10

WHATAYA WANT FROM ME

Adam Lambert

13

HAVEN'T MET YOU YET

Michael Buble

14

HALF OF MY HEART

John Mayer

16

MOCKINGBIRD

Rob Thomas

17

THIS AFTERNOON

Nickelback

20

HEARTBREAK WARFARE

John Mayer

23

ALL THE RIGHT MOVES

OneRepublic

24

ACCORDING TO YOU

Orianthi

25

TEENAGE DREAM

Katy Perry

27

BAD ROMANCE

Lady Gaga

28

NEVER GONNA BE ALONE

Nickelback

29

GLITTER IN THE AIR

P!nk

33

IF YOU ONLY KNEW

Shinedown

37

THE ONLY EXCEPTION

Paramore

40

ALL I EVER WANTED

Kelly Clarkson

41

IN MY HEAD

Jason Derulo

44

FALLIN' FOR YOU

Colbie Caillat

45

JUST THE WAY YOU ARE

Bruno Mars

49

UPRISING

Muse

50

SUPERMAN TONIGHT

Bon Jovi