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US Pop Music Charts January 31, 2013

Singles, Albums, and Pop Radio Airplay

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Macklemore and Ryan Lewis -

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis - "Thrift Shop"

Courtesy Macklemore

Top 5 Pop Singles

  1. Macklemore and Ryan Lewis featuring Wanz - "Thrift Shop"
  2. Bruno Mars - "Locked Out Of Heaven"
  3. The Lumineers - "Ho Hey"
  4. Taylor Swift - "I Knew You Were Trouble"
  5. will.i.am featuring Britney Spears - "Scream and Shout"

Big Chart Movers

  • #15-#10 A$AP Rocky Featuring Drake, 2 Chainz and Kendrick Lamar - "F**kin Problems"
  • #53-#16 Lil Wayne Featuring Drake and Future - "Love Me"
  • #58-#46 Rihanna - "Pour It Up"

Hot New Pop Songs

  • #68 Tyga featuring Rick Ross - "Dope"

Comments

It is a second big week at the top for hip hop smash "Thrift Shop." will.i.am and Britney Spears surge into the top 5 with "Scream and Shout." It is his first top 5 hit as a lead solo artist. Critically acclaimed rapper A$AP Rocky enters the top 10 with a five notch leap in what is starting to look like a hip hop resurgence.

Top 5 Pop Albums

  1. Gary Allan - Set You Free
  2. The Lumineers - The Lumineers
  3. Soundtrack - Pitch Perfect
  4. Various Artists - 2013 Grammy Nominees
  5. Kidz Bop Kids - Kidz Bop 23

Hot New Albums

  • #11 Randy Houser - How Country Feels
  • #19 Bad Religion - True North
  • #35 Casting Crowns - The Acoustic Sessions (Volume One)

Comments

Country star Gary Allan earns his first #1 album after three consecutive top 5 charting releases. The 2013 Grammy Nominees album debuts in the top 5 but with reduced sales from last year's collection. After 30 years, punk pioneers Bad Religion earn their first top 20 charting album opening at #19 with True North.

For more chart details, visit Billboard.

Top 5 Pop Radio Songs

  1. Taylor Swift - "I Knew You Were Trouble"
  2. Bruno Mars - "Locked Out Of Heaven"
  3. The Lumineers - "Ho Hey"
  4. Justin Bieber featuring Nicki Minaj - "Beauty and a Beat"
  5. Swedish House Mafia featuring John Martin - "Don't You Worry Child"

Big Chart Movers

Hot New Pop Radio Songs

  • #36 Nelly - "Hey Porsche"
  • #37 Skylar Grey featuring Eminem - "C'mon Let Me Ride"

Comments

It is a slow week at the top of the chart. The top four songs are the same as last week. However, the superstar dance collective Swedish House Mafia climb into the top 5 for the first time. Maroon 5 take a huge six point jump aiming for their third top 10 radio hit from the album Overexposed. "Thrift Shop" continues its swift march upward leaping another five notches this week to #13.

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