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US Pop Music Charts September 19, 2013

Singles, Albums, and Pop Radio Airplay


Katy Perry -

Katy Perry - "Roar"

Courtesy Capitol

Top 5 Pop Singles

  1. Miley Cyrus - "Wrecking Ball"
  2. Katy Perry - "Roar"
  3. Lorde - "Royals"
  4. Robin Thicke featuring T.I. and Pharrell - "Blurred Lines"
  5. Avicii - "Wake Me Up"

Big Chart Movers

Hot New Pop Songs

  • #51 Zedd featuring Hayley Williams of Paramore - "Stay the Night"
  • #70 Mike Will Made It Featuring Miley Cyrus, Wiz Khalifa & Juicy J - "23"
  • #75 Future - "Honest"


Miley Cyrus powers her way to the top this week with a huge 21 notch leap into the #1 spot for "Wrecking Ball." It is her first chart topping hit after hitting #2 twice. The UK's Passenger is only three notches away from his first top 40 hit in the US with "Let Her Go" rising nine places this week. Zedd has the highest debut of the week with his follow up to the breakthrough hit "Clarity."

Top 5 Pop Albums

  1. Keith Urban - Fuse
  2. The Weeknd - Kiss Land
  3. 2 Chainz - B.O.A.T.S. II
  4. Luke Bryan - Crash My Party
  5. Janelle Monae - The Electric Lady

Hot New Albums


It was a battle for the top this weekend. In the end country star Keith Urban leads with his second chart topping album. The Weeknd still outperforms his #4 charting Trilogy by opening at #2 with Kiss Land. Arctic Monkeys have their highest charting album and their first top 10 charting album since 2007 with AM.

For more chart details, visit Billboard.

Top 5 Pop Radio Songs

  1. Katy Perry - "Roar"
  2. Capital Cities - "Safe and Sound"
  3. Zedd featuring Foxes - "Clarity"
  4. Robin Thicke featuring T.I. and Pharrell - "Blurred Lines"
  5. Lana Del Rey and Cedric Gervais - "Summertime Sadness"

Big Chart Movers

Hot New Radio Songs


Katy Perry takes over this week as "Roar" becomes her 10th #1 mainstream pop radio hit. Avicii earns his first top 10 radio hit with "Wake Me Up" rising three notches to #8 this week. Drake takes a big leap into the top 15 with the retro soul of "Hold On We're Going Home."

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