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US Pop Music Charts September 5, 2013

Singles, Albums, and Pop Radio Airplay


Katy Perry -

Katy Perry - "Roar"

Courtesy Capitol

Top 5 Pop Singles

  1. Katy Perry - "Roar"
  2. Robin Thicke featuring T.I. and Pharrell - "Blurred Lines"
  3. Eminem - "Berzerk"
  4. Miley Cyrus - "We Can't Stop"
  5. Jay-Z featuring Justin Timberlake - "Holy Grail"

Big Chart Movers

Hot New Pop Songs


Katy Perry knocks Robin Thicke off the top of the pop singles chart after his "Blurred Lines" held that position for 12 weeks. This is the eighth #1 hit for Katy Perry placing her sixth all time among female artists. Eminem surges in with a #3 debut for "Berzerk." It is his 15th top 10 hit. New Zealand teenage artist Lorde enters the top 10 for the first time climbing four spots to #8.

Top 5 Pop Albums

  1. Avenged Sevenfold - Hail To the King
  2. Luke Bryan - Crash My Party
  3. Big Sean - Hall Of Fame
  4. Juicy J - Stay Trippy
  5. Robin Thicke - Blurred Lines

Hot New Albums

  • #8 Alabama & Friends - Alabama & Friends
  • #19 Alejandro Fernandez - Confidencias
  • #21 Bob Dylan - Another Self Portrait (1969-1971): Bootleg Series Volume 10


Heavy rock band Avenged Sevenfold earn their second consecutive #1 studio album this week. A pair of young hip hop stars, Big Sean and Juicy J, open at #3 and #4 respectively. Legendary country band Alabama return to the top 10 for the first time in 30 years with their new collection Alabama and Friends.

For more chart details, visit Billboard.

Top 5 Pop Radio Songs

  1. Robin Thicke featuring T.I. and Pharrell - "Blurred Lines"
  2. Zedd featuring Foxes - "Clarity"
  3. Maroon 5 - "Love Somebody"
  4. Capital Cities - "Safe and Sound"
  5. Macklemore and Ryan Lewis featuring Mary Lambert - "Same Love"

Big Chart Movers

Hot New Radio Songs


It is another week on top for Robin Thicke with "Blurred Lines" while Zedd edges up to #2 with his breakthrough hit "Clarity." Lana Del Rey earns her first top 10 pop radio hit as "Summertime Sadness" crashes in at #8 this week. Eminem soars on to the chart at #32 with the new single "Berzerk."

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