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This week's most popular pop songs, ranked by mainstream top 40 radio airplay detections as measured by Nielsen Music.

POP SONGS

The week of
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
13
WEEKS ON CHART
Just The Way You Are
Songwriter(s)
Bruno Mars, P.M.Lawrence II, A.Levine, K.Cain, K.Walton
Producer(s)
The SmeeZingtons, Needlz
Imprint/Promotion Label
Atlantic | Elektra

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Bruno Mars Just The Way You Are Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Just The Way You Are
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Bruno Mars, P.M.Lawrence II, A.Levine, K.Cain, K.Walton
Producer(s):
The SmeeZingtons, Needlz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Elektra
2
Usher Featuring Pitbull DJ Got Us Fallin' In Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
DJ Got Us Fallin' In Love
Usher Featuring Pitbull
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Max Martin, Shellback, S.Kotecha, A.C.Perez
Producer(s):
Max Martin, Shellback
Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | LaFace
3
Nelly Just A Dream Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Just A Dream
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Haynes, Jr., J.G.Scheffer, Rico Love, F.Romano
Producer(s):
Jim Jonsin, Rico Love
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown | Derrty
4
Katy Perry Teenage Dream Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Teenage Dream
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Katy Perry, L.Gottwald, Max Martin, B.J.Levin, B.McKee
Producer(s):
Dr. Luke, benny blanco, Max Martin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
5
Far*East Movement Featuring Cataracs & Dev Like A G6 Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Like A G6
Far*East Movement Featuring Cataracs & Dev
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.Nishimura, J.Roh, J.Choung, David Terror, N.Hollowell-Dhar, V.Coquia
Producer(s):
The Cataracs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Cherrytree
6
Rihanna Only Girl (In The World) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Only Girl (In The World)
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.N.Johnson, M.S.Eriksen, T.E.Hermansen, S.Wilhelm
Producer(s):
StarGate, Sandy Vee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | SRP/Def Jam
7
Taio Cruz Dynamite Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Dynamite
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x8
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
L.Gottwald, Max Martin, B.J.Levin, B.McKee, T.Cruz
Producer(s):
Dr. Luke, benny blanco
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
8
Flo Rida Featuring David Guetta Club Can't Handle Me Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Club Can't Handle Me
Flo Rida Featuring David Guetta
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Dillard, C.Key, K.C.Livingston, M.Caren, P.D.Guetta, F.Riesterer, G.H.Tuinfort
Producer(s):
D.Guetta
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Poe Boy
9
Enrique Iglesias Featuring Pitbull I Like It Billboard Mainstream Top 40
I Like It
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.Khayat, E.M.Iglesias, L.Richie, A.C.Perez
Producer(s):
RedOne
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
10
Neon Trees Animal Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Animal
12  Last
10  Peak
13  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Glenn, T.Pagnotta, B.Campbell
Producer(s):
T.Pagnotta
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
11
P!nk Raise Your Glass Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Raise Your Glass
17  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
P!nk, Max Martin, Shellback
Producer(s):
Max Martin, Shellback
Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | LaFace
12
Eminem Featuring Rihanna Love The Way You Lie Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Love The Way You Lie
11  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Mathers III, A.Grant, Skylar Grey
Producer(s):
Alex Da Kid
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Web/Shady/Aftermath
13
Taylor Swift Mine Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Mine
13  Last
12  Peak
11  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Swift
Producer(s):
N.Chapman, T.Swift
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Big Machine
14
Ke$ha Take It Off Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Take It Off
10  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.Sebert, L.Gottwald, C.Kelly
Producer(s):
Dr. Luke
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Kemosabe/RCA
15
Mike Posner Please Don't Go Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Please Don't Go
18  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Posner, B.J.Levin
Producer(s):
M.Posner, benny blanco
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
16
OneRepublic Secrets Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Secrets
14  Last
13  Peak
18  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.B.Tedder
Producer(s):
R.B.Tedder
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Mosley
17
Mike Posner Cooler Than Me Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Cooler Than Me
15  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Posner, E.Holljes
Producer(s):
M.Posner
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
18
The Ready Set Love Like Woe Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Love Like Woe
21  Last
18  Peak
10  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Witzigreuter, J.R.Rotem, D.A.Thomas, E.H.Benjamin V, A.Beal, R.Ross, H.Pierre
Producer(s):
J.R.Rotem
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Sire/Decaydance
19
Train If It's Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
If It's Love
20  Last
19  Peak
14  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
P.T.Monahan, G.S.Wattenberg
Producer(s):
G.S.Wattenberg, M.Terefe
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
20
B.o.B Featuring Hayley Williams Airplanes Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Airplanes
16  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.R.Simmons, Jr., J.Franks, A.Grant, J.Dussolliet, T.Sommers
Producer(s):
Alex Da Kid, DJ Frank E
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | RebelRock/Grand Hustle
21
Trey Songz Featuring Nicki Minaj Bottoms Up Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Bottoms Up
Trey Songz Featuring Nicki Minaj
25  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.A.Neverson, T.Scales, E.Miles, D.A.Johnson, M.James, O.T.Maraj
Producer(s):
Kane Beatz, Track Dealer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Songbook
22
will.i.am & Nicki Minaj Check It Out Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Check It Out
will.i.am & Nicki Minaj
24  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.Adams, O.T.Maraj, G.Downes, T.Horn, B.Wooley, J.Brown
Producer(s):
will.i.am
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | will.i.am
23
Cee Lo Green F**k You! (Forget You) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
F**k You! (Forget You)
19  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.D.Callaway, Bruno Mars, P.M.Lawrence II, A.Levine, C.B.Brown
Producer(s):
The SmeeZingtons
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Radiculture/Elektra
24
Daughtry September Billboard Mainstream Top 40
September
26  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Daughtry, J.Steely
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | 19/RCA
25
Jesse McCartney Shake Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Shake
30  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Coleman, J.K.Hindlin, J.McCartney
Producer(s):
Ammo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
26
Maroon 5 Misery Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Misery
22  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.N.Levine, J.Carmichael, S.Farrar
Producer(s):
R.J.Lange
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | A&M/Octone
27
Usher Featuring Jay-Z Hot Tottie Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Hot Tottie
Usher Featuring Jay-Z
29  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Jones, P.Dawson, E.Dean, S.C.Carter
Producer(s):
Polow Da Don
Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | LaFace
28
Sara Bareilles King Of Anything Billboard Mainstream Top 40
King Of Anything
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Bareilles
Producer(s):
N.Avron
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
29
Katy Perry Firework Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Firework
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Katy Perry, M.S.Eriksen, T.E.Hermansen, S.Wilhelm, E.Dean
Producer(s):
StarGate, Sandy Vee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
30
Sean Kingston Featuring Nicki Minaj Letting Go (Dutty Love) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Letting Go (Dutty Love)
Sean Kingston Featuring Nicki Minaj
32  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.Anderson, M.S.Eriksen, T.E.Hermansen, E.Dean, T.Hale, O.T.Maraj
Producer(s):
StarGate
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Beluga Heights
31
Jay Sean Featuring Nicki Minaj 2012 (It Ain't The End) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
2012 (It Ain't The End)
Jay Sean Featuring Nicki Minaj
23  Last
20  Peak
11  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Jay Sean, J.Cotter, R.Larow, J.Skaller, J.Perkins, O.T.Maraj
Producer(s):
J Remy, BobbyBass
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
32
B.o.B Featuring Rivers Cuomo Magic Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Magic
B.o.B Featuring Rivers Cuomo
31  Last
12  Peak
16  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
L.Gottwald, R.Cuomo, B.R.Simmons, Jr.
Producer(s):
Dr. Luke
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | RebelRock/Grand Hustle
33
Akon Angel Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Angel
33  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.D.B.A.Thiam, G.H.Tuinfort, S.Wilhelm
Producer(s):
A.Thiam, G.H.Tuinfort, D.Guetta, Sandy Vee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown | Konvict/Upfront/SRC
34
Jason Derulo What If Billboard Mainstream Top 40
What If
38  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Desrouleaux, J.R.Rotem
Producer(s):
J.R.Rotem
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Beluga Heights
35
David Guetta Featuring Kid Cudi Memories Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Memories
David Guetta Featuring Kid Cudi
35  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.R.S.Mescudi, P.D.Guetta, F.Riesterer
Producer(s):
D.Guetta, F.Riesterer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Gum/Astralwerks
36
Ke$ha We R Who We R Billboard Mainstream Top 40
We R Who We R
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.Sebert, J.Coleman, L.Gottwald, J.K.Hindlin, B.J.Levin
Producer(s):
Dr. Luke, benny blanco, Ammo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Kemosabe/RCA
37
Adam Lambert If I Had You Billboard Mainstream Top 40
If I Had You
27  Last
16  Peak
18  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Max Martin, Shellback, S.Kotecha
Producer(s):
Max Martin, Shellback, K.Lundin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | 19/RCA
38
Travie McCoy Need You Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Need You
36  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Nappy Boy/Decaydance/Fueled By Ramen
39
3OH!3 Double Vision Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Double Vision
37  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Squire, B.J.Levin, S.Foreman, N.Motte
Producer(s):
benny blanco, M.Squire
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Photo Finish/Atlantic
40
Taio Cruz Featuring Ke$ha Dirty Picture Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Dirty Picture
Taio Cruz Featuring Ke$ha
39  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Cruz, F.T.Smith
Producer(s):
T.Cruz, Bipolar Sunshine
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
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