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.
6. Pink - "Try"
Pink has received critical acclaim for the "Try" music video. The clip was directed by Floria Sigismondi. It depicts Pink and a male performer expressing frustration through dance. "Try" is climbing pop music charts around the world and has reached the pop top 20 in Canada.
"Hall Of Fame" has a notably more upbeat sound and point of view than the Script's earlier melancholy pop hits. The song has peaked inside the top 5 on Australia's pop singles chart and has been certified three times platinum. It has reached #1 on the pop singles chart in the UK.
Alicia Keys performed "Girl On Fire" live at the MTV Video Music Awards with an appearance by Olympic gymnastics gold medalist Gabby Douglas. The music video for the song was directed by Sophie Muller. It depicts Alicia Keys as a working mother taking care of her children and her own elderly mother.
"Don't You Worry Child" is expected to be the final single that will be released by dance music supergroup Swedish House Mafia. It has soared to the top of the dance chart in both the US and UK. In the UK, Australia, and Sweden, it has also reached #1 on the pop singles chart.