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 Pop 100 chart are disqualified from this chart.
Courtesy Capitol Records
Katy Perry has indicated that "Waking Up in Vegas" has some real world precedent. She and her boyfriend visited Las Vegas when she was 21 to get "fake married."
Courtesy Island Def Jam
Kristinia DeBarge's debut album will be the first release on Sodapop Records, the new label imprint from Island Def Jam.
Courtesy RCA Records
Photo by Sarah Cass, courtesy Photo Finish Records
"Don't Trust Me" has been certified platinum for over a million digital download sales.
Courtesy Roadrunner Records
Madcon are a Norwegian hip hop duo and "Beggin'" has reached the top 5 in the UK.
8. Sean Kingston - "Fire Burning"
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Courtesy Vanguard Records
Matt Nathanson's album Some Mad Hope was released 18 months back in August 2007. This single "Come On Get Higher" first landed in national pop charts in June 2008.
Courtesy The Orchard
Pitbull grew up strongly influenced by the Cuban poet Jose Marti.