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US Pop Music Charts January 17, 2013

Singles, Albums, and Pop Radio Airplay

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Bruno Mars -

Bruno Mars - "Locked Out of Heaven"

Courtesy Elektra

Top 5 Pop Singles

  1. Bruno Mars - "Locked Out Of Heaven"
  2. Macklemore and Ryan Lewis featuring Wanz - "Thrift Shop"
  3. The Lumineers - "Ho Hey"
  4. Taylor Swift - "I Knew You Were Trouble"
  5. Rihanna - "Diamonds"

Big Chart Movers

  • #11-#7 Swedish House Mafia featuring John Martin - "Don't You Worry Child"
  • #30-#23 Kelly Clarkson - "Catch My Breath"
  • #34-#25 Maroon 5 - "Daylight"

Comments

It is six big weeks at #1 for Bruno Mars' "Locked Out Of Heaven," but his hold is looking a bit tenuous as "Thrift Shop" leaps to #2 this week. With their final single, Swedish House Mafia hit the top 10 for the first with "Don't You Worry Child" jumping in at #7. Kelly Clarkson enters the top 25 for the 14th time with "Catch My Breath," the first new single from her Greatest Hits collection.

Top 5 Pop Albums

  1. Chris Tomlin - Burning Lights
  2. Hollywood Undead - Notes From the Underground
  3. Soundtrack - Les Miserables
  4. Taylor Swift - Red
  5. Soundtrack - Pitch Perfect

Comments

Contemporary Christian star Chris Tomlin debuts this week at the top of the album chart with only the fourth Christian album to hit the top. Rap rock band Hollywood Undead have risen higher on the chart with each studio album. This week their third opens at #2. Experiencing strong popularity on DVD the Pitch Perfect soundtrack hits the top 5 for the first time climbing from #7 to #5.

For more chart details, visit Billboard.

Top 5 Pop Radio Songs

  1. Bruno Mars - "Locked Out Of Heaven"
  2. The Lumineers - "Ho Hey"
  3. Taylor Swift - "I Knew You Were Trouble"
  4. Justin Bieber featuring Nicki Minaj - "Beauty and a Beat"
  5. Flo Rida - "I Cry"

Big Chart Movers

  • #12-#8 Swedish House Mafia featuring John Martin - "Don't You Worry Child"

Hot New Pop Radio Songs

  • #36 Mumford and Sons - "I Will Wait"

Comments

Justin Bieber has another top 5 pop radio this hit with the uptempo "Beauty and a Beat" climbing to #4 with a little help from Nicki Minaj. The dance music super trio Swedish House Mafia have their first pop radio top 10 this week, and Mumford and Sons, the group that inspired the current folk rock wave, enter the mainstream pop radio top 40 this week at #36 with "I Will Wait."

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