Hot 100 Songs

Year-End Charts

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HOT 100 SONGS

This year's most popular songs across all genres, ranked by radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen Music, sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music and streaming activity data provided by online music sources.

2012

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3

We Are Young

fun. Featuring Janelle Monae

8

We Found Love

Rihanna Featuring Calvin Harris

11

Wild Ones

Flo Rida Featuring Sia

20

The Motto

Drake Featuring Lil Wayne

27

Mercy

Kanye West, Big Sean, Pusha T, 2 Chainz

29

Party Rock Anthem

LMFAO Featuring Lauren Bennett & GoonRock

32

Young, Wild & Free

Snoop Dogg & Wiz Khalifa Featuring Bruno Mars

34

As Long As You Love Me

Justin Bieber Featuring Big Sean

35

Turn Me On

David Guetta Featuring Nicki Minaj

36

Moves Like Jagger

Maroon 5 Featuring Christina Aguilera

40

Ni**as in Paris

Jay Z Kanye West

48

International Love

Pitbull Featuring Chris Brown

50

Without You

David Guetta Featuring Usher

51

Ass Back Home

Gym Class Heroes Featuring Neon Hitch

57

Dance (A$$)

Big Sean Featuring Nicki Minaj

61

Stereo Hearts

Gym Class Heroes Featuring Adam Levine

79

Birthday Cake

Rihanna Featuring Chris Brown

86

5 O'Clock

T-Pain Featuring Wiz Khalifa & Lily Allen

90

We Run The Night

Havana Brown Featuring Pitbull