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Top 10 New Pop Songs March 29, 2011


The Queen strips things back to the elegant bare essentials to lead this week's top new pop songs. Don't miss the rest of the hot new singles and album tracks.

1. Mary J. Blige - "Someone To Love Me (Naked)" featuring Diddy and Lil Wayne

Mary J. Blige - "Someone To Love Me (Naked)"
Courtesy Geffen

This song first appeared as a Diddy-Dirty Money song on their album Last Train To Paris last December. However, a version with vocals from Mary J. Blige surfaced earlier this year, and now it has been made available for purchase. It also serves as a teaser of her upcoming tenth studio album.


2. Britney Spears - "How I Roll"

Britney Spears - Femme Fatale
Courtesy Jive Records

Bloodshy and Avant, the production duo behind such classics as "Toxic" and "Piece Of Me," work with Britney Spears again on one of the standout tracks from her album Femme Fatale.


3. Motopony - "King Of Diamonds"

Motopony - "King Of Diamonds"
Courtesy tinyOGRE

Motopony is a four piece band gathered around Seattle singer-songwriter Daniel Blue. The songs are simply beautiful and atmospheric. Let this electronic edged pop song be your introduction.


4. Mary Mary - "Something Big"

Mary Mary - Something Big
Courtesy Columbia

Gospel and R&B duo Mary Mary have "Something Big" to sing about, and this stomping first track off their new album will instantly have you in the spirit.


5. Christina Perri - "The Lonely"

Christina Perri - Lovestrong
Courtesy Atlantic

It is another beautiful ballad leading up to the May 10, 2011 release of Lovestrong, the debut album from Christina Perri who is still best-known for her big hit single "Jar Of Hearts."


6. The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart - "Heaven's Gonna Happen Now"

The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart - Belong
Courtesy Slumberland

Indie pop band Pains of Being Pure At Heart are in noisy mode here. However, they never lose sight of an engaging melody.


7. Justice - "Civilization"

Justice - "Civilization"
Courtesy Because Music

This is the first single from the upcoming second album by French electronic duo Justice. The last time out they were nominated for two Grammy Awards.


8. Dierks Bentley - "Am I the Only One"

Dierks Bentley - "Am I the Only One"
Courtesy Capitol Nashville

Dierks Bentley's latest is pure country. However, the rousing party sound here will be appealing to a wide range of pop fans as well. Dierks Bentley has landed four singles inside the top 40 of the Billboard Hot 100.


9. Sum 41 - "What Am I To Say"

Sum 41 - Screaming Bloody Murder
Courtesy Island Records

We've heard Avril Lavigne's side of the breakup of her marriage. Now listen to her ex-husband Deryck Whibley and his band with their style of breakup song.


10. Laza Morgan - "One By One" featuring Mavado

Laza Morgan - "One By One" featuring Mavado
Courtesy Elektra

Reggae and rap artist Laza Morgan would fit perfectly on today's pop radio with this latest single.


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