POP SONGS

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

The week of
3
WEEKS AT NO. 1
12
WEEKS ON CHART
Moves Like Jagger
Maroon 5 Featuring Christina Aguilera
Gains in performance
Play
2
Gym Class Heroes Featuring Adam Levine Stereo Hearts Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Stereo Hearts
Gym Class Heroes Featuring Adam Levine
4
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
3
Adele Someone Like You Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Someone Like You
6
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
[1] Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance
4
Foster The People Pumped Up Kicks Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Pumped Up Kicks
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
5
Bad Meets Evil Featuring Bruno Mars Lighters Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Lighters
Bad Meets Evil Featuring Bruno Mars
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
6
Cobra Starship Featuring Sabi You Make Me Feel... Billboard Mainstream Top 40
You Make Me Feel...
Cobra Starship Featuring Sabi
10
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
7
Britney Spears I Wanna Go Billboard Mainstream Top 40
I Wanna Go
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
8
LMFAO Featuring Lauren Bennett & GoonRock Party Rock Anthem Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Party Rock Anthem
LMFAO Featuring Lauren Bennett & GoonRock
9
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART
9
Katy Perry Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)
8
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
10
Lady Gaga You And I Billboard Mainstream Top 40
You And I
12
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
11
Nicki Minaj Super Bass Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Super Bass
7
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
12
Rihanna Cheers (Drink To That) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Cheers (Drink To That)
11
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
13
Dev In The Dark Billboard Mainstream Top 40
In The Dark
14
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
14
Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer Give Me Everything Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Give Me Everything
Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
13
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART
15
David Guetta Featuring Usher Without You Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Without You
David Guetta Featuring Usher
16
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
16
Jason Derulo It Girl Billboard Mainstream Top 40
17
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
17
LMFAO Sexy And I Know It Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Sexy And I Know It
23
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
18
Kelly Clarkson Mr. Know It All Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Mr. Know It All
21
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
19
Alexandra Stan Mr. Saxobeat Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Mr. Saxobeat
20
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
20
The Script Nothing Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Nothing
19
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
21
Lil Wayne How To Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
How To Love
18
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
22
Andy Grammer Keep Your Head Up Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Keep Your Head Up
24
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
23
New Boyz Featuring Chris Brown Better With The Lights Off Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Better With The Lights Off
New Boyz Featuring Chris Brown
29
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
24
Afrojack Featuring Eva Simons Take Over Control Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Take Over Control
Afrojack Featuring Eva Simons
26
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
25
Iyaz Featuring Travie McCoy Pretty Girls Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Pretty Girls
Iyaz Featuring Travie McCoy
22
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
26
Rihanna Featuring Calvin Harris We Found Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
We Found Love
Rihanna Featuring Calvin Harris
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
27
Patrick Stump Featuring Lupe Fiasco This City Billboard Mainstream Top 40
This City
Patrick Stump Featuring Lupe Fiasco
30
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
28
Selena Gomez & The Scene Love You Like A Love Song Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Love You Like A Love Song
31
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
29
The Band Perry If I Die Young Billboard Mainstream Top 40
If I Die Young
28
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
30
Kelly Rowland Featuring Lil Wayne Motivation Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Motivation
Kelly Rowland Featuring Lil Wayne
27
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
32
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
32
Lloyd Featuring Andre 3000 & Lil Wayne Dedication To My Ex (Miss That) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Dedication To My Ex (Miss That)
Lloyd Featuring Andre 3000 & Lil Wayne
34
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
33
Gavin DeGraw Not Over You Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Not Over You
36
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
34
Britney Spears Criminal Billboard Mainstream Top 40
40
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
35
Nicki Minaj Featuring Rihanna Fly Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Fly
Nicki Minaj Featuring Rihanna
Gains in performance
36
Demi Lovato Skyscraper Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Skyscraper
33
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
37
Jessie J Domino Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Domino
39
LAST WEEK
37
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
38
Wiz Khalifa No Sleep Billboard Mainstream Top 40
No Sleep
37
LAST WEEK
36
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
39
DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne I'm On One Billboard Mainstream Top 40
I'm On One
DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
35
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
40
Flo Rida Good Feeling Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Good Feeling
Gains in performance
MAINSTREAM TOP 40

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