Thursday, July 31, 2008

Lil Wayne - Got Money (feat. T-Pain)

"Got Money" is the third official single from Lil Wayne's sixth studio album, Tha Carter III. The single features rapper T-Pain and was released as a digital download on iTunes on May 27th, 2008. The song has peaked at #13 as the Hot Shot debut on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100, making it his third highest peaking song in his solo career.

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Tuesday, July 29, 2008

Keane - Is It Any Wonder?

"Is It Any Wonder?" is the second single performed and composed by English piano rock and alternative rock band Keane from their second studio album, Under the Iron Sea, released in 2006. Upon release, the single reached number three on the UK Singles Chart and the album sold more than 2,200,000 copies within 1 year of release.

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Monday, July 28, 2008

Shwayze - Buzzin'

"Buzzin'" is the first single by alternative hip hop artist Shwayze and features former Whitestarr frontman Cisco Adler. It is still climbing the charts currently peaked at number 86 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 and number 46 on the Pop 100. The song is also moving steadily up the iTunes Charts.

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Coldplay - Viva la Vida

"Viva la Vida", Spanish for "Live the Life", is the second single released from the English alternative rock band Coldplay's 2008 album, Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends. The song was used in an advertising campaign for Apple iPod and iTunes Store while the band performed the song live for the first time at the 2008 MTV Movie Awards.

Saturday, July 26, 2008

Beyoncé - Me, Myself and I

"Me, Myself and I" is the third single by American R&B singer Beyoncé from her debut solo album Dangerously in Love (2003). The song maintained the number four position on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 for two weeks, and is Beyoncé's fourth consecutive top five single in the United States. The song was recognized at the 2005 ASCAP Pop Music Awards as Most Performed Song.

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Thursday, July 24, 2008

Good Charlotte - The Anthem

"The Anthem" is the second single taken from Good Charlotte's second studio album The Young and the Hopeless. The album marked the band's music into mainstream popularity.

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Wednesday, July 23, 2008

The Notorious B.I.G. - Big Poppa

"Big Poppa" is the second single off The Notorious B.I.G.'s Ready to Die released in 1994. The title of the song is based on one of The Notorious B.I.G.'s many nicknames and it features P. Diddy who at that time was still known as Puff Daddy. It was nominated for Best Rap Solo Performance at the 1996 Grammy Awards. It also went on to win at the Billboard Awards.

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Destiny's Child - Soldier (feat. Lil Wayne & T.I.)

"Soldier" is the second single from Destiny's Child's fourth studio album, Destiny Fulfilled (2004). Featuring Lil Wayne and T.I., the song peaked at number 1 in Canada and Denmark and number 3 in the United States, where it became the group's ninth and final consecutive top hit. The song also was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration category.

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Jessica Simpson - A Public Affair

"A Public Affair" is the first single from Jessica Simpson's fourth studio album A Public Affair (2006). The single debuted at number thirty-nine on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart, her second highest debut after "These Boots Are Made for Walkin'". The song was shortlisted for the 2007 Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance but failed short of getting the nomination.

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Tuesday, July 22, 2008

Sting - Brand New Day

"Brand New Day" is the title track from Sting's sixth solo album, released in 1999. The album peaked at number nine on the Billboard 200 and sold over 3,000,000 copies. Sting was awarded the "Best Male Pop Vocal Performance" for the song and "Best Pop Vocal Album" for Brand New Day.

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Monday, July 21, 2008

Whitney Houston - Run to You

"Run to You" is a song performed by Whitney Houston and is the fourth single released from The Bodyguard: Original Soundtrack Album. The song together with "I Have Nothing" (from The Bodyguard Soundtrack) were nominated for a 1992 Academy Award for Best Original Song.

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Sunday, July 20, 2008

Will Smith - Party Starter

"Party Starter" is the second single released from Will Smith's album Lost & Found (2005). The song was written with rapper Ludacris. Fan found the song generally positive although it didn't perform as highly on the charts as his previous hit "Switch".

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Friday, July 18, 2008

Aerosmith - Pink

"Pink" was the third major single from American hard rock band Aerosmith's 1997 album, Nine Lives. The song won the band their fourth and most recent Grammy award in 1999, for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal. Additionally, the video won an MTV Video Music Award for Best Rock Video in 1998.

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Aerosmith - Jaded

"Jaded" was the first single by American hard rock band Aerosmith from their 2001 album Just Push Play. The song was first debuted publicly at the American Music Awards and was also played at the halftime show for Super Bowl XXXV in January 2001. The song hit #7 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #1 on the Mainstream Rock Tracks chart, where it remained for 5 weeks.

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Thursday, July 17, 2008

Hayden Panettiere - Wake Up Call

"Wake Up Call" is the first single from Hayden Panettiere's yet-untitled album, which will be released in 2009. Hayden is an American actress, singer, and Grammy Award nominee who plays the character Claire Bennet on the NBC television program Heroes.

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Ashanti - Good Good

"Good Good" is the second single from American singer Ashanti's fourth album, The Declaration, released in June 2008. The music video was supposed to premiere on July 17, 2008 on Yahoo! but was found on YouTube a few days earlier.

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Wednesday, July 16, 2008

Jennifer Love Hewitt - BareNaked

"BareNaked" is the first single from actress-singer Jennifer Love Hewitt's fourth solo effort, BareNaked. The single is the more successful of the two lifted from the album, peaking at #6 in Australia, #25 on the Top 40 Mainstream, #31 on the Adult Top 40 and #24 on the Bubbling Under Hot 100.

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Tuesday, July 15, 2008

Radiohead - House of Cards

"House of Cards" is a song by English alternative rock band Radiohead and is the eighth track on their 2007 album In Rainbows. The song was released alongside "Bodysnatchers" as a promotional single in June 2008. The music video features clips of band members faces interspersed with images of suburban landscapes. No cameras or lights were used, instead 3D plotting technologies collected information about the shapes and relative distances of objects. The video was created entirely with visualizations of that data.

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Sunday, July 13, 2008

Beyoncé - Upgrade U (feat. Jay-Z)

"Upgrade U" is a song by American R&B singer Beyoncé Knowles, featuring vocals by hip hop artist Jay-Z, from her second solo album, B'Day. Released in the United States only as a promo single, the song received mixed reviews from critics and reached #59 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart and #11 on the U.S. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart.

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Christina Aguilera - Come on Over Baby (All I Want Is You)

"Come on Over Baby (All I Want Is You)" is the fourth single from American pop singer Christina Aguilera's 1999 self-titled debut album. The song became Aguilera's third number-one hit on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 and ranked thirty-eight on the Hot 100's 2000 year-end charts.

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2Pac - California Love (feat. Dr. Dre)

"California Love" featuring Dr. Dre is a rap song by 2Pac, released as 2Pac's comeback single in 1995. A popular remix version of the song appeared on his 1996 double album All Eyez on Me. This is 2Pac's best-known song and his most successful, reaching #1 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 for two weeks. The song was nominated for a posthumous Grammy Award as a Best Rap Solo Performance and Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group.

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'N Sync - I Want You Back

"I Want You Back" is the first single released from 'N Sync's Europe/US self-titled debut album, 'N Sync. The song won a Billboard Award for Best New Dance clip.

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Saturday, July 12, 2008

Shakira - Underneath Your Clothes

"Underneath Your Clothes" is the second single from Colombian singer-songwriter Shakira's English language album, Laundry Service (2001). To date, the song is Shakira's third most successful single worldwide, behind only "Whenever, Wherever" (2001) and "Hips Don't Lie" (2006).

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Friday, July 11, 2008

Christina Aguilera, Lil' Kim, Mýa & Pink - Lady Marmalade

The "Lady Marmalade" cover version by Christina Aguilera, Lil' Kim, Mýa and Pink was featured as part of a medley in the film Moulin Rouge!. The song became a number-one hit on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 for the second time, reaching number one in its eighth week and spending five weeks at the top of the chart. The video won the MTV Video Music Award for Best Video of the Year and Best Video from a Film.

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Avril Lavigne - I'm With You

"I'm With You" is a pop rock song written by Canadian singer Avril Lavigne for her 2002 debut album, Let Go. The song was nominated for the 2004 Grammy Award for Song of the Year, and for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance.

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Green Day - Wake Me Up When September Ends

"Wake Me Up When September Ends" is the fourth single from Green Day's seventh studio album, American Idiot. Released on June 13, 2005, the single peaked at number six in the United States, becoming the band's second Top 10 single. It also peaked at number eight in Canada and the UK, while making number thirteen in Australia.

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Thursday, July 10, 2008

Britney Spears - Oops!… I Did It Again

"Oops!... I Did It Again" is the first single from Britney Spears' 2000 album of the same name during the second quarter of 2000. The song was also nominated for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance at the 2001 Grammy Awards along with three nominations at the 2000 MTV Video Music Awards.

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Britney Spears - Everytime

"Everytime" is the third single from American singer-songwriter Britney Spears' fourth album In the Zone (2003). The song is commonly cited by fans as being one of Britney's best songs.

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Sarah McLachlan - Building a Mystery

"Building a Mystery" is a song by Sarah McLachlan, from her multi-platinum album Surfacing, first released in 1997. The song was her biggest chart hit in Canada, spending eight weeks at #1 on the RPM charts and ranking as the #1 single of the year in the magazine's year end chart. It won the Juno Award for Single of the Year in 1998. The song also won for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance at the 1998 Grammy Awards of 1998.

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Mariah Carey - Butterfly

"Butterfly" is the second single from American singer Mariah Carey's seventh album, Butterfly (1997). Combining elements of pop and gospel, the song was nominated for the 1998 Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance, which it lost to Sarah McLachlan's "Building a Mystery".

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Wednesday, July 9, 2008

LeAnn Rimes - Can't Fight the Moonlight

"Can't Fight the Moonlight" was recorded by LeAnn Rimes and featured on the soundtrack of the film Coyote Ugly. It reached number one on the UK Singles Chart in 2000. It also reached #1 in Australia and went on to become the highest selling single in Australia of 2001. To date, it is Rimes's last song to chart in the top forty on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

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Kardinal Offishall - Dangerous (feat. Akon)

"Dangerous" is a hip-hop/R&B song by Kardinal Offishall featuring Akon. The single was released by radio on March 18, 2008, and by iTunes on April 1. It's the first official single from Kardinal's upcoming album Not 4 Sale.

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Rihanna - SOS

"SOS", also known as "S.O.S. (Rescue Me)", is a dance-pop song and lead single from American R&B singer Rihanna's second studio album, A Girl like Me (2006). The song reached number one in Australia and the United States and the top five in other music markets such as Canada, Germany, and the United Kingdom.

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Tuesday, July 8, 2008

Frankie J - More Than Words

Frankie J's cover of "More Than Words" was released on the DualDisc bonus track version of his third album, The One (2005). The album debuted at #3 on the Billboard 200 Chart and R&B Chart.

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Monday, July 7, 2008

Jessica Simpson - These Boots Are Made for Walkin'

"These Boots Are Made for Walkin'" was recorded by Jessica Simpson for the soundtrack to the film The Dukes of Hazzard (2005). Simpson's cover was released as the soundtrack's first single in 2005 and became her fifth top-twenty single in the United States.

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Sunday, July 6, 2008

ABBA - Take a Chance on Me

"Take a Chance on Me" is a song recorded in 1977 by Swedish pop group ABBA. It was the second single released from their fifth album, The Album, and has appeared on numerous ABBA compilations, namely ABBA Gold: Greatest Hits. The song is one of the group's most successful chart hits. Released in January 1978, the song spent three weeks at No.1 in the UK as well as topping charts in many other countries.

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Friday, July 4, 2008

Christina Milian - AM to PM

"AM to PM" is the first single from Christina Milian's 2001 self-titled debut album, which became a worldwide hit. The song debut on the United World Chart at number 27, and peaked at number 17. It spent total of 11 weeks on the chart.

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Jennifer Lopez - Ain't It Funny

"Ain't It Funny" is a Latin pop song and third single from Jennifer Lopez's second studio album, J. Lo (2001). The song was originally intended for the soundtrack of The Wedding Planner, but it didn't make the final cut. Nevertheless, the song was the 32nd most successful song of 2001.

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Celine Dion - Immortality

"Immortality" is a single from Céline Dion's 1998 album, Let's Talk About Love. The song was composed by brothers Barry, Robin and Maurice Gibb, members of the Bee Gees, specially for Céline, and they can be heard on the background vocals. The song was a commercial success reaching #1 in many countries.

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Thursday, July 3, 2008

Rihanna - Disturbia

"Disturbia" is the third single for the re-release of Rihanna's third studio album, Good Girl Gone Bad. It follows "Take a Bow" and "If I Never See Your Face Again".

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Miley Cyrus - 7 Things

"7 Things" is the first single from American pop singer Miley Cyrus's upcoming studio album Breakout, released in May 2008. The music video premiered on ABC on June 27, 2008, and appeared on Disney Channel the next day.

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Wednesday, July 2, 2008

Evanescence - Bring Me to Life

"Bring Me to Life" is the first single from Evanescence's multi-platinum debut album Fallen (2003). The song was honored with the award for Best Hard Rock Performance at the 2004 Grammy Awards.

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Colbie Caillat - The Little Things

"The Little Things" is the third single from Colbie Caillat's 2007 debut album, Coco. The single did not chart as well in the U.S. as her first two singles, "Bubbly" and "Realize".

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Tuesday, July 1, 2008

OneRepublic - Say (All I Need)

"Say (All I Need)" is the third single by pop rock band OneRepublic from their debut album Dreaming Out Loud (2007). The band was featured as the Band of the Week on MTV when the single was released on June 24 in the United States.

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Simple Plan - Perfect

"Perfect" is the fourth and final single taken from Simple Plan's debut album, No Pads, No Helmets... Just Balls, released in August 2003. The song became the band's biggest hit on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 peaking at the #24 position on 9 December 2003.

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