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Flashback to the 100 Top Songs of the 90s
A subjective guide to the best pop music of the 90s. These are 100 of the very best songs of the 1990s.
Top 100 Best Love Songs Of All Time
The top 100 best love songs of all time. They range from warm romance to more erotic encounters.
Turn Your Tassels to the 40 Best Graduation...
Graduation is an occasion that benefits from great music. Whether it is a party, ceremony, or you are creating a gallery of memories, these are 40 of the top songs of all time for celebrating graduations.
100 Best Party Songs of All Time
The top 100 party songs of all time. These are the starting point for creating a soundtrack to the best events.
Get Your Party Started With These 10 Current...
This is an all-purpose party songs collection of guaranteed current hits. These songs will be a perfect soundtrack to a great time.
The 100 Best Pop Songs Ever Recorded
100 of the best pop songs of all time ranked in order from 1 to 100. Songs selected range from pop standards to contemporary hit songs.
5 Ways To Find Free Pop Music To Download
The 5 best free music download sites online. All of these allow free and legal downloading of mp3 files.
10 Awesome Birthday Songs
Birthday songs are led of course by " Happy Birthday To You" sung just before you blow out the candles
Top 10 Pitbull Songs
Everything came together for  Pitbull  on "Give Me Everything." His natural showmanship is balanced by
Celebrate With 2014's Best Graduation Songs
A new list of top graduation songs for 2014. These songs are perfect for graduation ceremonies and parties with friends and family.
Clean Songs To Jumpstart Your Kids Party Playlist
Party music that is clean for kids is not always easy to find. Start your playlist off with these 10 current party songs that are lyrically safe for children.
10 Most Romantic Songs of All Time
Love songs are a fundamental part of pop music. This is the top 10 love songs that deal with the period when two people twine together as one - romance.
40 Pop Songs That Define Music Today
These are the 40 current songs that define pop music today.
Lionel Richie's 10 Best Solo Hit Songs
Lionel Richie  became a pop and R&B star in the 1970s as lead vocalist for the Commodores. They had hits
10 Songs About the Power of Friendship
Friendship songs are some of the most touching in pop music. They express a unique kind of love. This is a list of 10 of the best and most memorable.
10 Best Maroon 5 Hit Songs
Maroon 5 joined forces with Christina Aguilera for this comeback #1 smash for the group. Exposure on The Voice helped the song take off.
Top 10 Taylor Swift Songs
Taylor Swift's personal life has been the subject of comment and speculation for much of her career.
Hits Don't Lie: Shakira's 10 Best Pop Songs
Shakira's Career In Pictures .1. "Hips Don't Lie" featuring Wyclef Jean - 2006 - #
Michael Jackson's 10 Biggest Hit Songs
Michael Jackson is one of the top pop artists of all time. These are 10 of his biggest songs in his career. All were released within a phenomenal 16 year period which made Michael Jackson the biggest pop star in the world.
New to ABBA? Start with These 10 Songs
These are ABBA's top songs of all time, guaranteed to get anyone started on the riches of ABBA's music.
10 Great Songs for a Spring Day
Top 10 pop music songs for spring. These are songs that help celebrate the new life that comes forth in the springtime. Songs by artists ranging from U2 to Patti LaBelle to Simon & Garfunkel are included.
Top 15 Katy Perry Songs
Since first emerging into the pop mainstream with her debut smash hit "I Kissed a Girl" in 2008, Katy
Top 10 Bruno Mars Songs
Bruno Mars emerged as a major pop star in 2010. He is a top performer as well as songwriter and producer. These are his 10 best songs.
"Yeah!" These are Usher's 10 Best Songs
Usher Raymond IV, aka Usher, is one of the top R&B-pop singers of all time. He became a star as a teenager and successfully transitioned to being a top selling adult artist. His songs have been hits across R&B, hip hop, pop, and dance genres.
Selena Gomez Songs
Selena Gomez first emerged as a Disney pop star in the TV series 'Wizards of Waverly Place.' She then made a significant impact on the pop charts with her group the Scene. In her debut as a solo artist she reached the top 10 for the first time.
Adele's 10 Best Songs
The top 10 best Adele songs. Adele is a world pop phenomenon. Her album '19' was critically acclaimed, and her follow up '21' became one of the biggest hit albums of all time.
'90s Pop Songs: Your Year-by-Year Guide to the...
Connect to 90s songs, the best music of the decade of the 1990s. Featured artists include Britney Spears, Madonna, and Whitney Houston.
Top 10 Ellie Goulding Songs
Ellie Goulding's 10 best songs. Although she has released only two full-length studio albums, her songwriting and vocals have distinguished her work among current pop artists.
Today's Musical Forecast: 10 Great Songs About...
Rain is a frequent topic of pop songs. This is a list of 10 of the best and most evocative of the feelings associated with rain. The Beatles, Eurythmics, Rihanna, Prince, and more are included.
10 Happy Pop Songs Sure to Make You Smile
These 10 happy songs are guaranteed to make you smile. For days when you are down or times are bad, pop songs can bring you back up again within minutes.
Akon's 10 Biggest Hit Songs
musical profile rose quickly after his first single "Locked Up" became a hit in 2004. He has since had
10 Ways To Love One Direction
One Direction's best songs. These are the boy band's top 10 recordings ranging from uptempo pop rock to thoughtful ballads.
Top 10 Justin Timberlake Songs
Justin Timberlake's 10 best songs. Included are songs from the albums 'Justified' and 'FutureSex / Love Sounds' as well as featured apperances with other artists.
Jennifer Lopez's 10 Best Songs
Jennifer Lopez is one of the most successful pop singers of Latin descent of all time. She is also a very successful actress. These are her 10 best pop hit songs.
10 Hits That Made Lady Gaga's Career
Lady Gaga has emerged as one of the world's biggest pop stars in an amazingly short period of time. Her first seven singles all landed in the pop top 10. This is your guide to the 10 best songs by Lady Gaga.
Rihanna's 20 Top Songs
For Rihanna , it all began with the island dance sounds of "Pon de Replay." It was one of three songs
10 Best Justin Bieber Songs
Justin Bieber joins forces with rapper Nicki Minaj for a burning dance club sensation that peaked at #5 on the charts.
10 Best Demi Lovato Songs
Demi Lovato is one of the most successful singers to emerge from the Disney music camp. Personal issues interrupted her career, but she returned even stronger than before. These are her 10 best songs.
10 Biggest Black Eyed Peas Hits
These are the Black Eyed Peas' biggest hit songs. They range from the feel good anthem
Coldplay's 10 Best Songs
Coldplay had their first hit songs in 2000 and rose through the decade to become one of the world's most
Top 10 Graduation Songs - 2013
A new list of top graduation songs for 2013. Use these songs to celebrate one of life's great events.
The Top 10 Best Bee Gees Songs
The Bee Gees are one of the most successful brother groups of all times. They had their first success as a pop group in the 1960s and became the biggest pop group in the world in the late 1970s. This is a guide to their 10 best songs.
The 25 Biggest Pop Artists Right Now
Ed Sheeran has emerged as one of the world's biggest pop stars with his second album X.
75 Best Breakup Songs of All Time
Breakup songs are a key part of the pop love song legacy. This is your guide to the 75 best from the Everly Brothers to Kanye West.
Bow Before the 10 Best Divas in Music History
The dictionary defines diva simply as 'goddess.' All of these women are pop music goddesses. The top 10 pop music divas of all time are listed.
Your Guide to the 40 Most Essential Pop Artists...
These are the top 40 pop recording artists of all time. The list is based on commercial success as well as timeliness and quality of music. The artists included range from top rock and roll performers to today's top recording artists. Elvis Presley, the Beatles, Elton John, and Madonna are among those included.
Dig Into the 10 Best Calvin Harris Dance-Pop Hits
Calvin Harris has emerged as one of the world's top pop dance artists and producers. He has produced his own vocals and worked with singers as varied as Rihanna, Florence Welch, and Kelis. These are his best songs.
10 Best Britney Spears Songs
Britney Spears is a pop music icon. She defined teen pop and then return to regain her crown among top pop divas. Her best songs are included here from ...Baby One More Time to Womanizer and beyond.
The 10 Best Chris Brown Songs
The top 10 best Chris Brown songs. He first hit the charts at the age of 16. Chris Brown has evolved into a compelling adult R&B singer and dancer. This is a guide to his 10 best songs.
The 10 Greatest Whitney Houston Songs
"I Will Always Love You" was the lead single from the soundtrack to  Whitney Houston's  acting debut
What Is Pop Music Anyway?
Pop music defined. The difference between pop and popular music is explored as well as elements that make up pop music.
How To Find Music Videos on YouTube
A guide to how music is featured at YouTube.com. How to find the most popular, music on the way up, and what others are watching.
10 Barry Manilow Songs That Make the Whole...
Barry Manilow is one of the top pop artists of all time. These are his 10 best songs.
Happily Ever After: 10 Love Songs About Lasting...
Love songs are a fundamental part of pop music. This are the top 10 that celebrate a relationship that lives on happily ever after.
10 Love Songs Lovely Enough for Your Wedding
Love songs are a fundamental part of pop music. This is the top 10 love songs that are appropriate for a wedding.
Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough: A Guide to...
In addition to his phenomenal impact on the world of pop music, Michael Jackson was also one of the top
100 Greatest Christmas Songs of All Time
The 100 top Christmas songs of all time as performed by pop artists. Includes details about each song and links to videos of performances by pop artists.
Madonna's Record-Setting 38 Top 10 Hits
Complete list of Madonna's top 10 pop hit singles. These are the biggest songs of her career. The total of 38 makes her the artist with the most top 10 singles of the rock era.
10 Great Reggae Songs That Made the Pop Charts
The top reggae pop hit songs of all time. Includes descriptions of songs by Johnny Nash, Eric Clapton, UB40, and more.
10 Best Boy Bands of All Time (Not Counting the...
The top 10 boy bands of all time from the Jackson 5 to One Direction. Both American and British groups are included.
The 10 Best and Biggest Flo Rida Hits
Flo Rida is one of the most successful of all rappers on the pop singles chart. He has created a series of major hit singles that effectively blur the boundaries between the two genres.
You've Gotta Have "Faith" in the 10 Best George...
George Michael was one of the most successful solo male pop artists of the 1980s and 1990s. He first emerged a star as part of the duo Wham and did not miss a beat when the duo broke up. These are his 10 best songs.
When Pop Songs Talk 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.
Enjoy the Very Best Of Miley Cyrus Songs
Courtesy RCA Three years after her Can't Be Tamed album Miley Cyrus returned with this down tempo but
Pink Songs
Pink is one of the most consistently successful female pop artists. She has spent a decade as both a critically acclaimed and commercially successful artist.
10 Best Songs to Blast in Your Car
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 10 Best OneRepublic Songs
OneRepublic's best songs. The band are one of the most successful adult pop bands of the past decade. These are their 10 best songs.
Turn Up the Heat with the 50 Sexiest Pop Songs...
The 50 best sexy pop songs. These are the songs that best depict the power of sex in song.
10 Asian Boy Bands You Need to Know
The concept of the boy band is alive and well in Asia. Top boy bands from Korea, Japan, Taiwan, and mainland China are selling huge numbers of songs and albums. This is an introductory guide to the best in Asian boy bands.
The 10 Best Barbra Streisand Songs
Barbra Streisand is one of the top pop recording artists of all time as well as an accomplished film
Top 10 Best Beyonce Songs
Ne-Yo  began writing "Irreplaceable" thinking of it as a country song. However, when turned over to 
The 10 Greatest Songs of Kelly Clarkson's Career
The best songs released so far by Kelly Clarkson with commentary on each. She is the first 'American Idol' and has continued on to become one of the top pop female recording artists.
10 Great Pop Stations to Listen to Online
List of 10 of the best top 40 / pop radio sations. All are available for listening online. Internet and satellite based stations are included along with traditional radio.
10 Pop Songs Everyone Sings Along To
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 Best Novelty Songs
A listing of the top 10 best novelty pop hits of all time, those songs with a gimmick.
Our 10 Favorite NSYNC Songs (Yes, We Admit It)
NSYNC's best songs. The boy band were one of the world's top pop artists from 1997 through 2002. Justin Timberlake became a top pop solo artist after the group became inactive.
Aaliyah's 10 Best Songs
Aaliyah was an R&B and hip hop singer who died in 2001 in a plane crash at the age of 22. Although quite young, she left a powerful legacy as one of the most innovative and engaging R&B vocalists of her time. She recorded groundbreaking songs with producers Timbaland and Missy Elliott. Her biggest single was the #1 hit
Cry Along to the 10 Saddest Songs Ever Written
These 10 sad songs just might make you cry. However, they just may be the catharsis to bring you back up when you are down or life is blue.
9 Best Sites to Search for Song Lyrics
Song lyrics searching can be frustrating. These are the 9 best song lyrics sites among countless available. All sites were extensively tested for ease of use, extent of database of songs, and scope from classics to current hits.
Pharrell Williams' Best Songs As Artist and...
Pharrell Williams has had major success on the pop charts as artist, songwriter, and producer. These are his best songs, the highlights of his career.
Nothing Compares to the 10 Best Pop Songs of 1990
The top 10 pop songs of 1990. Sinead O'Connor, Madonna, Tom Petty, Janet Jackson, Rod Stewart, and Mariah Carey are among those included. Remember songs like
10 Songs That Define Rod Stewart
Rod Stewart is one of the top 20 pop artists of all time in the US. These is a list of his top 10 pop hit songs.
Top 10 Comforting Pop Songs
The top 10 pop songs to provide comfort when times are difficult. These songs help ease feelings of helplessness, loneliness and despair.
The 10 Best Songs of Elton John's Career
Elton John is one of the most successful pop artists of all time. This list distills his work into the 10 most essential of all of his songs. Included are
Godfather of Soul: James Brown's 10 Greatest...
James Brown's top 10 singles on the pop chart. He reached the Billboard pop singles chart 99 times in his career and is one of the top 10 pop artists of all time.
Top 10 American Idol Performances of All-Time
These are the best individual performances from twelve seasons of American Idol. Among the singers included in the list are Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Hudson, Haley Reinhart, Fantasia, and Chris Daughtry.
Celebrate the Crush: 10 Giddy Songs about New...
Love songs are a fundamental part of pop music. This is the top 10 love songs that deal with that giddy first flush of love - the crush.
Don't Miss These 10 Recent Must-See Music Videos
These are the 10 definitive current pop music videos.
Nothing "Complicated" about the 10 Best Avril...
Avril Lavigne first hit the pop charts as a teenager. Since then she has become one of the world's top female pop-rock singers. This is a guide to her 10 best songs.
Shakira Discography
Annotated listing of Shakira's albums with details on hit singles and chart positions.
Lady Gaga's 'The Sound of Music' and Other 87th...
Lady Gaga sings favorites from 'The Sound of Music' at the 87th Academy Awards.
Top 10 New Songs February 26, 2015
The best new songs of the week including February 26, 2015 for pop fans. A smash new collaboration between dance music's Zedd and pop singer Selena Gomez leads the way.
Top 10 Fall Out Boy Songs
Fall Out Boy's best songs. These are the top 10 from the group that defined post-hardcore and then stormed the pop mainstream.
Watch the 10 Best Enrique Iglesias Videos
Enrique Iglesias' music is clearly enhanced by his creation of accompanying videos. Most of his music videos celebrate the star's natural sex appeal. This is guide to the 10 best.
What Are the 4 Major Record Labels?
Descriptions and identification of key artists for the top 4 major pop record labels.
Rihanna's 10 Best Music Videos
Rihanna's music is celebrated and enhanced by the accompanying videos. The subject matter ranges from highly dramatic to pure fun in the club. This is the guide to the 10 best.
Arena Rock: The 10 Best Jock Jam Anthems Ever
Jock anthems or jock jams, music that makes you want to move is a major part of a sports event. These are 10 of the best.
Robot Rock: The 10 Best Uses of Auto-Tune in...
These are great pop songs enhanced by the use of Auto-Tune, an audio processing system created by Antares Technologies. The technology has drawn controversy because it can be used to give artists perfect pitch who do not have the skill without the help of the technology. However, Auto-Tune has been used as an integral instrument in producing deliberate effects in pop music. These are 10 songs that stand out in the use of Auto-Tune to alter the sound of the human voice for artistic purposes.
The 10 Greatest Tony Bennett Songs of All Time
Tony Bennett is a living legend of popular music. He was signed to a singing contract by Columbia Records in 1950 where he has remained his entire life. Tony Bennett had his first #1 hit in 1951. His signature song is
UK Pop Charts for February 28, 2015
James Masterton covers the official UK pop singles and albums charts for the week ending February 28, 2015 with chart history and commentary.
The 10 Most Popular Songs from "Glee"
Glee songs have invaded the pop music charts like music from no other movie or TV show ever has. This is an ongoing list of the 10 biggest hit songs from the show Glee.
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.
Idol Alums: The 10 Biggest Stars to Emerge from...
These are the 10 top stars that have emerged from American Idol, the world's top talent competition.
Let Him Entertain You: The 10 Best Robbie...
These are Robbie Williams best hit songs. The top 10 include the classic ballad
Pitbull - "Give Me Everything" featuring Ne-Yo,...
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10 Most Memorable Uses of Foul Language in Music
So-called bad words have been appearing in pop music for decades. These are 10 of the most memorable examples of curse words and foul language in hit pop songs.
The 10 Best Songs by Disney Pop Stars
The Walt Disney record label family has promoted a style of pure pop that has been a mainstay of the teen pop genre for over a decade. These are the top 10 defining Disney teen pop songs.
Top 10 Lady Gaga Videos
The music of Lady Gaga is visual as well as audio. She has presented a powerful set of film clips to accompany her music. This is a guide to Lady Gaga's 10 best music videos.
Jennifer Lopez - "On the Floor" featuring Pitbull
Listen Purchase / Download Jennifer Lopez has returned with her best dance-pop single in a long time.
Mariah Carey's Number One Hit Singles
Mariah Carey has more number one hit singles in the US than any other solo artist. With 18, she is just two behind the Beatles' all-time record of 20 number one singles.
10 Hottest Songs the Week of February 24, 2015
These ar e the hottest 10 pop songs of the week as determined by About Top 40. This chart is compiled
Michael Jackson Memorial in Pictures
Pictures from Michael Jackson's memorial service at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. A wide range of celebrities spoke and performed including Jennifer Hudson, Stevie Wonder, Mariah Carey and John Mayer.
Top 10 Carole King Songs
Carole King is one of the top pop songwriters of all time. She is also a very accomplished artist. These are 10 of her very best songs as both songwriter and artist.
How Many of Mariah Carey's No. 1 Hits Can You...
Mariah Carey had a phenomenal string of number one hit singles in the 1990's. This is a listing of her number one hit singles and albums.
Top 10 Amy Winehouse Songs
Amy Winehouse tragically died at the age of 27. She was one of the most acclaimed female singer-songwriters
Madonna's Fall, Kanye's Fire, and Other Brit...
At the 2015 Brit Awards, British performers brought solid songs to the stage, and the Americans brought
Our 10 Favorite Fleetwood Mac Songs
This list of Fleetwood Mac songs highlights ten of the best songs recorded by the pop-rock group Fleetwood Mac. These Fleetwood Mac songs feature the lineup of Mick Fleetwood, John McVie, Christine McVie, Stevie Nicks, and Lindsey Buckingham.
The Indestructible Cher and Her Best Songs
Cher's top songs. The living legend has hit the pop charts for nearly 50 years. These are her 10 best hits.
Flashback: The Top 10 Pop Songs of 1992
The top 10 pop songs of 1992. Nirvana, Whitney Houston, U2 and Boyz II Men are included. Songs featured include
US Pop Music Charts February 26, 2015
US pop music charts for the week of February 26, 2015 with commentary.
UK Pop Charts for March 7, 2015
James Masterton covers the official UK pop singles and albums charts for the week ending March 7, 2015 with chart history and commentary.
Skrillex's 10 Best Pop Remixes
10 of the best remixes of pop songs by Skrillex, aka Sonny John Moore. He started his music career as lead vocalist for the post-hardcore band From First To Last. As a solo artist, DJ, and remixer, he is a nominee for the Grammy Award for Best New Artist in 2012.

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