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Top 100 Songs From the 90s
A subjective guide to the best pop music of the 90s. These are 100 of the very best songs of the 1990s.
Where Are American Idol's 13 Winners Now?
Kelly Clarkson is one of the most successful of all American Idol winners. She has reached the pop top 40 with 16 different singles.
Top 100 Best Love Songs of All Time
The top 100 best love songs of all time from the 1950s to contemporary pop.
The American Idol Finale - 14 Seasons of...
Kelly Clarkson defeated Justin Guarini to become the first winner of American Idol in the summer of 2002.
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.
Top 100 Pop Songs Of All Time
100 of the best pop songs of all time ranked in reverse order from 100 to 1. 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.
Top 10 Current Party Songs
This is an all-purpose party songs collection of guaranteed current hits. These songs will be a perfect soundtrack to a great time.
40 Best Graduation Songs of All Time
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.
10 Best Birthday Pop Songs
Birthday songs are led of course by " Happy Birthday To You"  sung just before you blow out the candles
40 Pop Songs That Define Music Today
These are the 40 current songs that define pop music today.
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.
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 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.
Top 10 Taylor Swift Songs
Taylor Swift's personal life has been the subject of comment and speculation for much of her career.
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.
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.
ABBA's 10 Best Songs
These are ABBA's top songs of all time, guaranteed to get anyone started on the riches of ABBA's music.
Top 15 Katy Perry Songs
Since first emerging into the pop mainstream with her debut smash hit "I Kissed a Girl" in 2008, Katy
Hits Don't Lie: Shakira's 10 Best Pop Songs
Shakira's Career In Pictures .1. "Hips Don't Lie" featuring Wyclef Jean - 2006 - #
Top 10 Pitbull Songs
Everything came together for  Pitbull  on "Give Me Everything." His natural showmanship is balanced by
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
Best of Selena Gomez Songs
" Love You Like a Love Song " is a glittering slice of electropop benefiting from  Selena Gomez'  strong
Ultimate Guide to the 30 Best Boy Bands Of All...
The Beatles hold a special place in the history of boy bands setting trends for marketing but moving well beyond any others in pop importance.
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.
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.
'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.
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 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 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.
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
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.
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.
10 Biggest Black Eyed Peas Hits
These are the Black Eyed Peas' biggest hit songs. They range from the feel good anthem
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
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.
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
28 Great Pop Artists Who Died Far Too Young
Buddy Holly emerged from Lubbock, Texas in the mid 1950s to become a seminal figure in the development
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.
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.
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
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.
10 Best Ellie Goulding Songs
Ellie Goulding's  first single from her second album  Halcyon  is a masterful slice of electropop. In
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
2015 Prom Song Playlist
A 25 song playlist for prom 2015. Included are some of the hottest current hits and a few enduring classics.
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.
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
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.
Michael Jackson's 20 Biggest Hit Songs
The Jackson 5 had released four consecutive #1 charting pop singles followed by two top 2 smash hits
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.
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.
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.
What Is Pop Music?
Pop music defined. The difference between pop and popular music is explored as well as elements that make up pop music.
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.
10 Best Halloween Songs For Your Party Playlist
Halloween songs for a great party playlist. These are the best and the spookiest. Start your soundtrack here.
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.
UK Pop Charts for August 27, 2015
James Masterton covers the official UK pop singles and albums charts for the week ending August 27, 2015 with chart history and commentary.
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
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.
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 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 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.
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
Top 10 Amy Winehouse Songs
In 2011,  Amy Winehouse tragically died at the age of 27. She was one of the most acclaimed female singer-songwriters
The 10 Greatest Whitney Houston Songs
"I Will Always Love You" was the lead single from the soundtrack to  Whitney Houston's  acting debut
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.
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.
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.
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.
One Direction Music Videos
Music videos have been a major component of the success of One Direction. This is a complete list with details for each music video.
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 10 Best Beyonce Songs
Ne-Yo  began writing "Irreplaceable" thinking of it as a country song. However, when turned over to 
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 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 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.
10 All-Time Best Donna Summer Songs
Donna Summer was living in Europe and singing backup for the pop group Three Dog Night when she met Giorgio
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.
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.
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.
10 Best Madonna Music Videos of All Time
Madonna is one of the top pop music artists of all time. The best of her music videos are nearly as memorable as the best of her music. This is a guide to her 10 best music videos.
The 10 Best Current Pop Music Videos
Directed by Joseph Kahn Music video veteran Joseph Kahn uses a film aesthetic borrowed from such action
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
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.
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.
Top 10 Best Novelty Songs
A listing of the top 10 best novelty pop hits of all time, those songs with a gimmick.
Top 10 Songs of Burt Bacharach and Hal David
Burt Bacharach and Hal David were one of the most successful pop songwriting teams of the 1960s and early 1970s. They created a legacy of elegant, timeless pop songs.
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
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
US Pop Music Charts August 18, 2015
U.S. pop music charts for the week of August 18, 2015 with commentary.

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