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Top 40 Pop Music Lists

These are lists of the best, and occasionaly the worst in top 40 pop music. Top 10s, top 100s, and more about pop music.
  1. Songs for Special Occasions (37)
  2. Songs For Fun (27)
  3. Love Songs (8)
  4. Summer Songs (15)
  5. Songs and Videos by Top Artists (74)
  6. Holiday Music (19)
  7. Pop Hits Of the 2000s (14)
  8. Pop Hits Of the 90's (11)
  9. Pop Songs and Music Of 2013 (8)
  10. Pop Songs and Music Of 2012 (6)
  11. Pop Songs and Music of 2011 (10)
  12. Pop Songs and Music of 2010 (12)
  13. Pop Songs and Music of 2009 (5)
  14. Pop Songs and Music of 2008 (5)
  15. Pop Songs and Music of 2007 (7)
  16. Pop Songs and Music of 2006 (8)
  17. Pop Songs and Music of 2005 (7)
  18. Guilty Pleasures (30)

Top 10 Pop Music Comebacks 2012
Justin Timberlake leads the pop music comeback stories of the year.

Top 100 Essential Pop Songs Of All Time
This is the place to begin your collection of the best in pop music. The selection here is subjective, but all of these songs are deserved classics. Read on to explore the best pop music of all time.

Top 40 Essential Current Pop Songs
These are the 40 current songs that the world is hearing. They are the current definition of pop music.

Top 40 Pop Artists of All Time
Any serious pop music collection begins here. These are the 40 most essential pop music artists to know. The list is based on commercial success as well as quality and timelessness of the artist's music. Suggested tracks are included to get you started. These performers are the bedrock of popular music.

2013 Super Bowl Commercial Music
The commercials for the 2013 Super Bowl include a range of memorable pop music.

Pop Music Addresses America
Pop songs turn a critical eye to US governance and culture.

Top 10 Irish Pop Groups
The 10 best Irish pop groups. They range from the punk and new wave of the Pogues and Boomtown Rats to boy bands Boyzone and Westlife and the worldwide success of U2.

Top 10 Graduation Songs - 2012
Graduation is a memorable point of transition in life. It is a perfect time for music that reassures, looks forward, and helps us all celebrate. These are the 10 best graduation songs for 2012.

Top 10 Pop Singer-Songwriters
Singer-songwriters are a key part of popular music. This list of the top 10 pop singer-songwriters narrows the definition to those who are specifically noted for performance of their own songs both on record and live. The top 10 range across decades of pop music.

Top 40 Graduation Songs Of All Time
Graduation, or commencement, is one of the most important and memorable ceremonies in life. The music that accompanies the ceremony will often be remembered right along with the events of the day. As you are selecting graduation music, don't miss last year's list of

It Gets Better Project Videos By Pop Musicians
The It Gets Better Project site says it best: "Many LGBT youth can't picture what their lives might be like as openly gay adults. They can't imagine a future for themselves. So let's show them what our lives are like, let's show them what the future may hold in store for them." These are selected from messages from top pop musicians.

Pop Music People Who Died in the 2000s
As time marches on we lose key pop musicians, producers, songwriters and other industry personnel. Each year there are people who leave behind fans and admirers. This is a listing of some of those who left us far too soon in the 2000s giving us another opportunity to remember and say goodbye.

Top 100 Pop Songs of the 2000s
These are the 100 best songs of the 2000s. This is admittedly a subjective list based on judgements of quality instead of sales figures or radio airplay. This list should be a great conversation starter and feel free to agree or disagree.

Top 100 Songs of 2012
2012 was a great year for alternative pop music. Multiple alternative artists earned their first big pop hits during the year.

Top 10 Asian Boy Bands
The boy band is alive and well in Asia. The top all male groups are some of the most successful pop stars in Asia today. This list of the top 10 Asian boy bands is subjective, but all of these groups are essential to know for anyone with more than a casual interest in today's Asian pop music.

Top 10 Pop Songs About War
War songs, particularly anti-war songs, are an integral part of pop music history. This is a collection of 10 of the best and most influential. Not all pop songs about war have been against war as this list indicates.

Top 100 Party Songs of All Time
Your ultimate party music soundtrack. These are the top party classics to provide the all time soundtrack for good times and fun.

Top 10 Sample Happy Pop Songs
Building a new hit single on the hook from a past hit is nothing new. "Ice Ice Baby" from Vanilla Ice anyone? This list celebrates 10 recent examples of the art form. If that hook sounds really familiar it probably is.

Top 10 Festivals for Pop Music Fans
Music festivals continue to expand in number and size in the US. This is a guide to the best 10 for fans of pop music.

Top 10 European Pop Music Festivals
Europe is the world's top location for outdoor music festivals. This is a list of 10 of the best.

Top 10 Boy Bands
The top 10 boy bands of all time from the Monkees to B2K. Both American and British groups are included.

Glee Songs
Songs from Glee have stormed the pop music charts since the show debuted in May of 2009. While many only make a brief appearance in the lower...

Top 10 Singalong Pop Hits Of All Time
Part of what makes pop music memorable is the ability to sing along with your favorite hit songs. This list narrows the field down to 10 of the absolute favorites for singing along of all time.

Top 10 Graduation Songs - 2011
Graduation, or commencement, is one of the most important and memorable ceremonies in life. The music that accompanies the ceremony will often be remembered right along with the events of the day. The songs that are popular for graduations change from year to year. As you are selecting graduation music, don't miss last year's list of

Top 10 Rain Songs
What is it about rain that inspires pop songwriters? Rain songs are some of the most memorable and intensely emotional of pop hits. These are...

Top 10 Pop Music Divas of All Time
The dictionary defines 'diva' as simply goddess. All of these women qualify as pop music goddesses. In the spirit of Ancient Greek and Roman goddesses, all of them could easily go by simply a single name, and we would know who they are. Some of them frequently do go by a single name. These are the top 10 pop music divas of all time.

Top 10 Reggae Pop Hits
The top reggae pop hits of all time.

Top 10 Friendship Songs
Friendship songs are some of the most touching in pop music. This is a list of 10 of the best and most memorable.

Top 10 Prom Songs 2008

Prom is one of the most significant events from the years in high school. The music played at prom may stick with you for a lifetime. This is a list of 10 of the hottest songs for making those memories in 2008.

Top 10 Enrique Iglesias Videos
Enrique Iglesias' natural sex appeal in his music videos helped him become an international pop star. This is a guide to his ten best as an introduction to the art of Enrique Iglesias music video.

Top 50 Sexy Pop Songs

The 50 best sexy pop songs.

Top 10 Driving Songs
The best driving songs range far and wide. These songs are not necessarily about driving, but they just sound great while in your car.

Top 100 Pop Love Songs
Love songs are central to pop music. This is a list of 100 of the greatest romantic classics of all time.

9 Pop Songs For Easter
The Easter holiday encompasses many complex concepts. Explore them with this great pop songs.

Top 10 Graduation Songs - 2013
10 great selections for 2013 when celebrating graduation or commencement. These songs work for both the ceremony and as part of a graduation party soundtrack.

Top 10 Graduation Songs - 2013
10 great selections for 2013 when celebrating graduation or commencement. These songs work for both the ceremony and as part of a graduation party soundtrack.

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