"Figured You Out" is the second single by the rock band Nickelback from their 2003 album The Long Road. The song topped the Mainstream Rock Tracks chart for 13 consecutive weeks. It is one of the band's more controversial songs and was also voted one of the "40 Most Awesomely Bad Dirty Songs...Ever" on VH1.
"Remedy" is the second track by post-grunge and alternative metal band Seether from their 2004 album Karma and Effect. The song became their first single to reach number one on the U.S. Billboard Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks chart, staying there for 8 weeks. It has been included as a playable song in the video game Guitar Hero On Tour: Decades.
"Low" is the first single from Flo Rida's debut album, Mail On Sunday, released in October 2007. The song was used for the soundtrack to the 2008 film Step Up 2: The Streets. It features T-Pain who also co-wrote the song. Flo Rida was nominated for two Grammy Awards for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration and Best Rap Song along with T-Pain.
"Murder on the Dancefloor" is a song from Sophie Ellis-Bextor's first album Read My Lips (2001). Released in December 2001, the song is her best-selling single to date. The song peaked at number two on the UK Singles Chart and became the most played song of 2002 in all of Europe.
"Gypsy Woman (She's Homeless)" a.k.a. "Gypsy Woman (La da dee la da da)" is the first single by American singer Crystal Waters from her 1991 debut album, Surprise. The song peaked at #8 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 and at #2 on the UK Singles Chart. It also went to #1 on the Billboard Hot Dance Music/Club Play chart.
"Lovelight" is a pop song originally written and performed by Lewis Taylor for his 2003 album Stoned, Pt. 1. The song was covered by British singer Robbie Williams in 2006. It was the second single from Williams' seventh solo album, Rudebox, released in November 2006. The song peaked at #8 on the UK Singles Chart.
"Party in the U.S.A." is the lead single from American recording artist Miley Cyrus' second EP, The Time of Our Lives. The song was released to mainstream radio on July 29, 2009 following an illegal leak on the Internet. It has become Cyrus' best charting single, her first number one position on Hot Digital Songs and it also debuted at number two on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100.
"Headstrong" is the debut single from the American rock band, Trapt from their self-titled debut album, released in August 2003. The song reached number one on the U.S. Billboard Mainstream Rock and Modern Rock charts. It went on to win two Billboard Music Awards in 2003 for Best Modern Rock Track and Best Rock Track.
"Broken" is a song by post-grunge South-African rock band Seether from their debut album Disclaimer (2004). This version of the song which includes electric guitar and violins, and featuring Amy Lee of Evanescence, was recorded for The Punisher: The Album in March 2004. The song peaked at number 20 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100.
"Hey Mama" is the third single by the American hip-hop band Black Eyed Peas taken from their 2003 album Elephunk. The song reached #23 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart. The song was featured in the original iPod television commercial and it was also played in Garfield: The Movie.
"Vision of Love" is the first single from Mariah Carey's debut self-titled debut album, released in 1990. The song topped the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 for 4 weeks and was ranked sixth on the Hot 100 year-end chart. It went on to win the 1991 Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance.
"Freedom! '90" is the second U.S. single from George Michael's album, Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1, released in December 1990. Michael does not appear in the music video, instead a number of supermodels including Naomi Campbell, Linda Evangelista, Christy Turlington and Cindy Crawford mouth the words from the song. The song reached #8 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 and remained in the Billboard Top 40 for twelve weeks in late 1990 and early 1991.
"I Stay in Love" is the fourth and final single from Mariah Carey's eleventh studio album, E=MC². Carey performed the song at the American Music Awards on November 23, 2008. The single peaked at #1 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Club Play chart, Carey's 14th number one song on that chart.
"Breathe Slow" is the second single from British single-songwriter Alesha Dixon's second album, The Alesha Show, released in February 2009. The song is Dixon's most successful single to date in UK, peaking at number three on the UK Singles Chart.
"I Knew I Loved You" is a single by Australian pop duo Savage Garden from their album Affirmation, released in October 1999. It was their second number one after "Truly Madly Deeply", staying there for three consecutive weeks. The song also peaked at #10 in the UK Singles Chart in November 1999.
"I Hate Myself for Loving You" is the first single by Joan Jett and the Blackhearts from the album, Up Your Alley (1998). The song peaked at #8 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. In 2008, the song was featured as a playable track in the Guitar Hero: Aerosmith video game.
"New Sensation" is the third single by Australian pop group INXS from their 1987 album Kick. The song reached #3 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100, #9 in Australia, #25 on the UK Singles Chart, and #8 on the Mainstream Rock Tracks in the US.
"Paparazzi" is the fourth single by American pop recording artist Lady Gaga from her debut album, The Fame. Released in July 2009, the song was written by Gaga to portray her struggles and her love for fame. She performed the song at the recent 2009 MTV Video Music Awards.
"Sad Song" is the first single by American singer-songwriter and beatboxer Blake Lewis from his sophomore album, Heartbreak on Vinyl, released on July 21, 2009. Lewis was the runner-up to Jordin Sparks on the sixth season of American Idol.
"Other Side of the World" is the second single by Scottish singer-songwriter KT Tunstall from her debut album, Eye to the Telescope. It was released 9 May 2005 and became her first UK Top 20, charting at #13 in the UK Singles Chart.
"Monsoon" or "Through the Monsoon" is the first English single recorded by German rock band Tokio Hotel from their first English album Scream (2007). The German version of the song "Durch den Monsun" was originally released as their debut single in 2005 from their debut album Schrei.
"Notion" is the fourth single by American rock band Kings of Leon from their album, Only by the Night, released on June 29,2009. The song reached number one on the Billboard Alternative Songs chart for one week in September 2009, knocking off "New Divide" by Linkin Park.
"The Look" was the international "breakthrough" song by Roxette, released as a single in early 1989 from their album Look Sharp!. The song topped the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 in 1989, becoming their first U.S. #1 success and also peaked at #7 on the UK Singles Chart.
"Don't Phunk with My Heart" is the first single from the Black Eyed Peas' fourth album Monkey Business (2005). Due to its ambiguous and slightly controversial usage of the word "phunk" in its title, some radio edits replaced "phunk" with "mess". The song peaked at #3 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 and was nominated in 2006 for two Grammy Awards, winning for "Best Rap Performance By A Duo Or Group".
"Thong Song" is the second single from Sisqó's Unleash the Dragon LP, released in February 2000. The song is one of Sisqó's biggest hits to date. A remix of the song was made exclusively for the 2000 film Nutty Professor II: The Klumps, starring Eddie Murphy.
"Material Girl" is the second single from singer-songwriter Madonna's 2nd studio album Like a Virgin, released on January 30, 1985. The song became another Top 5 hit for Madonna on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 and her third #1 single on Billboard Hot Dance Music/Club Play chart.
"Here Comes the Rain Again" is the third single by British pop duo Eurythmics (comprising Annie Lennox and David A. Stewart) from their 1984 album Touch. The song became the duo's second Top 10 U.S. hit, peaking at number four on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. It also peaked at #8 on the UK Singles Chart, their fifth consecutive Top 10 single in the UK.
"Tonight, Tonight" is the fourth single from The Smashing Pumpkins' third album, Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness, released in April 1996. The music video accompanying the song was successful, and won six awards at the MTV Video Music Awards in 1996 including Video of the Year, Best Direction, Best Special Effects, Best Art Direction, Best Cinematography, and Breakthrough Video. It was also nominated for Best Short Form Music Video at the 1997 Grammy Awards.
"La Isla Bonita" is the fifth and final single by American singer-songwriter Madonna from her third studio album, True Blue, released on February 25, 1987. The song was very popular and topped charts in the United Kingdom, Germany, France, Belgium and peaked at #4 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart. In 2007, French pop singer Alizée covered "La Isla Bonita" for her album Psychédélices.
"I Could Be the One" is the fourth single from Stacie Orrico's self-titled second album, released in June 2004. Although it did not fare as well as the first three singles, as it was a limited release (only being released to radio stations in the U.K. and Poland), the song became her fourth top 40 hit on the UK Singles Chart.
"1979" is the second single by the American alternative rock band The Smashing Pumpkins from their third studio album, Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness (1996). The song was nominated for the Record of the Year and Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal at the Grammy Awards, and won an MTV Video Music Award for Best Alternative Video.
"I Don't Care" is a song by Puerto Rican singer Ricky Martin from his tenth album, Life. Released as a single in 2005, it features rapper Fat Joe and R&B singer Amerie. The song reached #3 on the Billboard Hot Dance Club Play chart. Martin performed the song live at the 2006 Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony.
"I Do (Cherish You)" is the fourth and final single by American adult contemporary boy band 98 Degrees from their second album, 98 Degrees and Rising, released in July 1999. The song was originally released by country music artist Mark Wills the year before. It went on to peak at #13 on the Billboard Hot 100.
"Thank God I Found You" is the second single from American singer Mariah Carey's sixth studio album Rainbow (1999). It features Joe and American adult contemporary boy band 98 Degrees. The song reached #1 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 and was nominated for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals at the 2001 Grammy Awards.
"If Tomorrow Never Comes" is a song originally performed by American country music artist Garth Brooks. In December 2001, Irish singer Ronan Keating covered the song for his album Destination. The song topped the UK Singles Chart and made the Top 10 in many other countries including Ireland, Sweden, Germany, France and Australia.
"Celebration" is the first single by American recording artist Madonna from her third greatest hits compilation, Celebration, released on July 31, 2009. The dance-oriented song has influences of Madonna's singles from the eighties and nineties. It reached #1 on the Dance Club chart, becoming her 40th number-one song on the Dance Club chart, the most for an artist.
"J'en ai Marre!" or "I'm Fed Up!" in English, is the fifth single by French singer Alizée from her second album, Mes Courants Électriques. Released in February 2003, it had the single version of the song followed by an instrumental version. Later, 3 remixes were made available in special editions of the single. The song was also released internationally as "I'm Fed Up!".
"Moi... Lolita" is the first single by French singer Alizée from her debut album Gourmandises (2001). The song peaked at #2 in France, and stayed in the top five for 24 consecutive weeks. It was also very popular in the rest of Europe and Alizée became a national obsession in France.
"Back In My Life" is another hit single by Alice DeeJay from the album, Who Needs Guitars Anyway?, released in 2000. The song peaked at #4 on the UK Singles Chart and at #27 on the Hot Dance Music/Club Play chart.
"When You Say Nothing at All" was Ronan Keating's first solo single outside the confines of popular Irish group Boyzone. It was recorded for the soundtrack of the film Notting Hill in 1999 . The song topped the UK Singles Chart and was later included on Keating's solo debut album Ronan the following year.
"Call on Me" is a chart-topping hit performed by Swedish DJ and producer Eric Prydz. The song is mostly known for its music video, which features women performing aerobics in a sexually suggestive manner. It reached #1 on the UK Singles Chart, staying there for 5 weeks, and was the fourth biggest selling single in the UK for 2004.
"Million Dollar Bill" together with "I Look To You" are the first two singles from Whitney Houston's new album, I Look To You, released on August 31, 2009. The album entered the Billboard 200 at #1, marking Houston's first number one album since The Bodyguard. It was also her first studio album to reach #1 since Whitney in 1987.
"Sexy Chick" is the clean version of "Sexy Bitch", the second single from French disc jockey David Guetta's fourth studio album One Love. The song features guest vocals by American R&B vocalist Akon and was released worldwide in late July 2009. "Sexy Bitch" reached number one on the UK Singles Chart on it's second week, giving Guetta his second chart topper in the United Kingdom.
"Girlfriend" is the fourth and final single by American R&B singer–songwriter Alicia Keys from her debut album, Songs in A Minor (2001). As the song was only released to Europe, Asia and Australia, it charted only at #82 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart and missed the Billboard Hot 100.
"Swear It Again" is the first single by Irish boyband Westlife from their self-titled debut studio album, released in November 1999. It peaked at #1 on the UK Singles Chart, the first of fourteen UK number 1 hit singles.
"All The Way" is the first single from British R&B artist Craig David's third album The Story Goes..., released in August 2005. The single charted at number three on the UK Singles Chart and spent six weeks inside the UK Top 75.
Jessica Simpson's cover of "Angels" by Robbie Williams, was the fourth and final single released from her 2004 album, In This Skin. The song was a moderate success on the Top 40 Mainstream and Hot Digital Tracks but failed to crack into the Billboard Hot 100.
"Give It to You" is the solo debut single by American singer-songwriter Jordan Knight from his self-titled album, released in February 1999. The single became Knight's first and only top ten in the Billboard Hot 100, peaking at #10. The video was nominated for "Best Dance Video" at the 1999 MTV Video Music Awards, but lost out to Ricky Martin's "Livin' La Vida Loca".
"Livin' la Vida Loca" or "Living the Crazy Life" in English, is a song by Puerto Rican singer Ricky Martin from his 1999 self-titled debut English album. The song was Martin's first #1 hit on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 and received various Grammy nominations and won for Best Pop Video and Best Dance Video at the 1999 MTV Video Music Awards.
"I Promise" is the third single from American singer-songwriter Stacie Orrico's self-titled second album. Released in January 2006 in Europe, Asia and Australia, the song gave Orrico her third top 40 hit in the UK.
"Fallin' For You" is the lead single by the American pop singer-songwriter Colbie Caillat from her second album Breakthrough. Released on June 29, 2009 in the United States, the song debuted at #12 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. It was Caillat's highest debut ever and her best song on the U.S. charts since her debut single "Bubbly".
"Haven't Met You Yet" is the first single by Canadian jazz singer Michael Bublé from his 2009 album Crazy Love. The song carries an adult contemporary sound, similar to Bublé's 2007 hit "Everything". Released on August 31, 2009, the song debuted at #65 on the strength of only digital downloads to promote it. It has also peaked at number 4 on the Canadian Hot 100 so far.
"Want" is the first single from Australian singer-songwriter Natalie Imbruglia's upcoming fourth studio album, Come To Life. The single is scheduled for release on September 28, 2009, a week before the album is released in the UK.
"Kiss" is a 1986 song by Prince and the Revolution, from the album Parade. Originally a short acoustic demo, Prince gave the song to the funk band Mazarati for their debut album. The song was reworked by the band, giving it its stripped-down minimalist sound. Prince was so impressed with their work and decided to take back the song for himself.
"The Power of Love" is a famous power ballad co-written and originally recorded by Jennifer Rush from her 1985 self-titled album. The song spent 5 weeks at number 1 on the UK Singles Chart and remains among the UK's best-selling singles of all time. The song has subsequently been covered by other artists, most notably Céline Dion, who enjoyed a #1 U.S. hit on both the Billboard Hot 100 and Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks with her version.
"The Show" is the first single from Australian singer-songwriter Lenka's self-titled album, Lenka, released in September 2008. The song has been featured as an Ugly Betty commercial and was also promoted as an iTunes Free Single of the Week.
"Anyone of Us (Stupid Mistake)" is the second single by Pop Idol runner-up Gareth Gates' first album What My Heart Wants to Say, released in July 2002. The song became his second number one in the UK Singles Chart following his cover of "Unchained Melody" in March 2002.
"All by Myself" is a power ballad originally written and performed by Eric Carmen in 1975. Operatic pop group Il Divo recorded a Spanish cover of the song, "Solo Otra Vez" in their 2005 album, Ancora. The album was a huge success and debuted at #1 of the Billboard 200 on the first week of its release in the United States.
"If This Is Love" is the debut single performed by British girl group The Saturdays from the group's debut album Chasing Lights (2008). The song reached #8 on the UK Singles Chart and remained in the chart for seventeen weeks. The track also reached #33 on the Eurochart Hot 100 Singles chart.
"Excuse Me Miss" is the third and final single by American rapper Jay-Z from his seventh studio album The Blueprint 2: The Gift & the Curse (2002). It features Pharrell, who also co-wrote the song as part of the record production duo The Neptunes. The song peaked at #8 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 the Billboard R&B charts and was also nominated for Best Rap Songwriting at the 46th Grammy Awards in 2004. However, it lost out to Eminem's "Lose Yourself".
"Red" is the second single by Daniel Merriweather from his second album Love and War, released in June 2009. The album was produced by Mark Ronson. The song debuted at #5 on the UK Singles Chart where it remained for 4 consecutive weeks, making it his second Top 10 hit as the lead vocalist.
"Can't Get You out of My Head" is the lead single recorded by Australian singer-songwriter Kylie Minogue for her eighth studio album Fever, released in September 2001. The song reached #1 in 40 countries and sold over four million copies worldwide. It is also recognized as Minogue's signature song and most successful hit to date.
"I Wanna Be With You" is the first single and title track from Mandy Moore's second album, I Wanna Be with You, released in July 2000. The song became Moore's highest chart topper, reaching #24 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. It was also featured on the soundtrack to the film Center Stage.
"Dirt off Your Shoulder" is the second single from Jay-Z's 2003 album The Black Album. The song peaked at #5 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 making it Jay-Z's second highest peak on the chart, after "'03 Bonnie and Clyde", which peaked at #4. It also reached #12 on the UK Singles Chart.
"You're Makin' Me High" is the lead single from Toni Braxton's second studio album, Secrets, released in May 1996. The song became her first #1 single on both the Billboard Hot 100 and the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs charts. It went on to earn Braxton her third Grammy Award for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance in 1997.
"The Rockafeller Skank" is a song by British musician Fatboy Slim from his 1998 album You've Come a Long Way, Baby. The song is one of the most popular tracks on the album, and peaked at #72 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. The song fared better in Europe and reached #6 on the UK Singles Chart.
"U Want Me 2" is the lead original single by Canadian singer/songwriter Sarah McLachlan from her greatest hits album, Closer: The Best of Sarah McLachlan. Released on August 12, 2008, McLachlan admitted that the love song was inspired by the dissolution of her marriage which occurred in September 2008.
"'03 Bonnie & Clyde" is a song by Jay-Z from his seventh studio album, The Blueprint: The Gift & the Curse, released in December 2002. Featuring R&B singer Beyoncé, the song was also included on the international editions of her solo debut album Dangerously in Love. The single reached #4 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100, becoming Beyoncé's first top ten single as a solo artist.
"Here (In Your Arms)" is the lead single from Hellogoodbye's first full length album Zombies! Aliens! Vampires! Dinosaurs!, released in October 2006. The song peaked at #14 on the U.S. Hot 100, #3 on U.S. Hot Dance Airplay. It also peaked at #4 on the UK Singles Chart.
"Another Sad Love Song" is the first single from Toni Braxton's 1993 self-titled debut album. The song peaked at #7 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 and narrowly missed the top position of the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs by peaking at #2. Braxton won her first Grammy Award, for Best R&B Vocal Performance, Female in 1984 for this song.
"Angel" is a song from Sarah McLachlan's 1997 album Surfacing. The song peaked at #4 on the Billboard Hot 100, #1 on the Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks chart, and at #36 on the UK Singles Chart. Due to the song's popularity, it is often used to highlight emotional scenes on television shows. Most recently, McLachlan performed the song live with Pink at the 2008 American Music Awards.
"Regresa a mí" is the Spanish rendition of Toni Braxton's hit "Un-Break My Heart" by pop vocal group Il Divo from their 2004 self-titled debut album, Il Divo. The group's appearance on The Oprah Winfrey Show on April 5, 2005, where they performed the song, resulted in the album hitting the #1 slot on both Amazon.com and BarnesandNoble.com.
"Exile" is a single by Irish singer Enya from her 1991 album Watermark. It was released to mark the use of the included tracks in the films Green Card and L.A. Story, a 1991 American romantic comedy film starring Steve Martin.
"Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go" is a song by English pop duo Wham! (George Michael and Andrew Ridgeley) from their 1984 album, Make It Big. The song became their first UK number one hit. It was written and produced by George Michael.
"Superwoman" is the fourth single by American R&B-soul singer–songwriter Alicia Keys from her third studio album, As I Am (2007). The song earned Keys her second consecutive Grammy Award for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance at the 2009 ceremony.
"Things That Make You Go Hmmm..." is the third single by C+C Music Factory released from the album Gonna Make You Sweat, released in 1991. The song peaked at #4 on the Billboard Hot 100 and also reached #4 on the UK Singles Chart.
"Emotions" is the first single from Mariah Carey's second album Emotions (1991). The song became Carey's fifth consecutive #1 hit on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100, giving her the distinction of being the only act to date to have their first five singles make #1 on the Hot 100. It was nominated for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance at the 1992 Grammy Awards.
"Spider-Man Theme" is a song from Michael Bublé's 2001 album, Babalu. Released as a single in August 2004, the song is a cover of the classic theme song from the 1967 Spider-Man animated series. It was played during the end credits of Spider-Man 2 but it is not part of the movie soundtrack.
"I Can Feel You" is the lead single by American pop singer–songwriter Anastacia from her fourth studio album, Heavy Rotation (2008). The song premiered in the UK on BBC Radio 2 on August 21, 2008. Later, the track was released in Europe and in the United Kingdom in October 2008.
"Red Blooded Woman" is a pop–R&B song from Kylie Minogue's ninth studio album Body Language (2003). The song achieved success on the Billboard magazine dance charts, where it reached the top position on the U.S. Hot Dance Airplay chart. It also reached number one in Estonia, Romania, Hong Kong, Macedonia and South Africa.
"I'm Outta Love" is the lead single by American pop singer–songwriter Anastacia from her debut album, Not That Kind (2000). The song received a positive reception from music critics and reached #2 on the Hot Dance Club Play and Hot Dance Airplay charts. Anastacia earned a nomination for Best New Act Video at the 2000 MTV Europe Music Awards.
"One Wish" is the first single from Ray J's third album Raydiation, released in 2005. The song became Ray J's first single to reach the Top 20, when it peaked at #11 on the Billboard Hot 100 on January 17, 2006.
"Lost" is the second single from Michael Bublé's third studio album, Call Me Irresponsible. Released in November 2007, the song was inspired by the breakup with his former fiancée. It was nominated for a Juno Award for the year 2009.