These are the hottest 10 pop songs of the week as determined by About Top 40. This chart is compiled consulting data from various music industry charts and sources. It is intended to indicate the hottest rising hits. Recordings that have reached the top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100 chart are disqualified from this chart.
Adele's album 21 has now spent more consecutive weeks at #1 in the UK than any other album by a female artist.
Bruno Mars' first two solo hit singles have both been certified triple platinum for sales.
"Written In the Stars" has been certified gold in Australia, New Zealand, and the UK.
Courtesy Hollywood Records
The third Selena Gomez and the Scene album is due in stores June 28, 2011 and will include this single.
Courtesy Cash Money
Nicki Minaj has explained that her hit "Moment 4 Life" is about two kids who grew up together wanting to be star rappers. They reach their success and want to hang on to the "moment 4 life."
"The Show Goes On" has been certified gold for single sales.
Courtesy Warner Bros.
"Backseat" is the third top 40 pop hit single for New Boyz.
Keri Hilson won both Soul Train and BET awards for Best New Artist.
Courtesy J Records