Tuesday, June 29, 2010

J. Cole - Who Dat


"Who Dat" is the first single from American rapper and producer J. Cole's debut album, A Cole World. The music video premiered on BET's 106 & Park on June 21, 2010. The song has peaked at #93 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 to date and is steadily rising up the charts.

Monday, June 28, 2010

Taio Cruz - I Can Be


"I Can Be" is the fourth single by British singer-songwriter Taio Cruz from his debut album Departure, released in May 2008. The song peaked at #18 on the UK Singles Chart. It also reached #56 on the European Hot 100 charts.

Sunday, June 27, 2010

Breaking Benjamin - Give Me a Sign


"Give Me a Sign" is the second single from alternative metal band Breaking Benjamin's 2009 album Dear Agony. Released on January 5, 2010, the song peaked at #6 on the Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks and has also been released as a downloadable song on Guitar Hero 5 and Band Hero.

Saturday, June 26, 2010

Ludacris - Sex Room (feat. Trey Songz)


"Sex Room" is the third single from Ludacris' seventh studio album, Battle of the Sexes, released on May 18, 2010. The song features Trey Songz. It has so far peaked at #8 on the U.S. Rap Songs chart. The music video premiered on MTV Jams on May 25, 2010 with the plot similar to the movie, The Hangover.

Friday, June 25, 2010

Kelis - 4th of July (Fireworks)


"4th of July (Fireworks)" is the second single from Kelis' fifth album, Flesh Tone. She performed the song for the first time on North American television on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on June 18th. Since its release, the song has reached #49 on the U.S. Hot Dance Club Play charts.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Adam Lambert - If I Had You


"If I Had You" is the third single from American Idol season eight runner-up Adam Lambert off his debut album, For Your Entertainment. Lambert first performed the song live on "The Oprah Winfrey Show" back in January 2010.

Kelly Rowland - Commander (feat. David Guetta)


"Commander" is the lead single by American singer Kelly Rowland from her third self-titled studio album, released on May 17, 2010. The song reunites Rowland and French disc jockey, David Guetta, who both had previously achieved worldwide chart success with their 2009 #1 single, "When Love Takes Over". To date, the song has peaked at #2 on the U.S. Hot Dance Club Songs.

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Selena Gomez & the Scene - Round & Round


"Round & Round" is the first single by Selena Gomez & the Scene from the band's second studio album, A Year Without Rain, which will be released on September 28, 2010. The music video for the song was filmed in Budapest and premiered on Disney Channel on June 20, 2010.

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Justin Bieber - Somebody To Love (Remix) (feat. Usher)


"Somebody to Love" is the second single from Canadian recording artist Justin Bieber's album, My World 2.0. Bieber re-recorded the song with full featured vocals from Usher. The remix version of the song is an upbeat dance song, with R&B tones with influences of Eurodisco. It was released to mainstream and rhythmic radio on April 20, 2010. To date, the song has peaked at #47 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100.

Sunday, June 20, 2010

Travie McCoy - Billionaire (feat. Bruno Mars)


"Billionaire" is the debut lead single off Travie McCoy's first solo album Lazarus. McCoy is the lead vocalist of the alternative hip-hop group Gym Class Heroes. Released on June 8, 2010, the song features Bruno Mars. It has so far peaked at #4 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100.

Saturday, June 19, 2010

Katy Perry - California Gurls (feat. Snoop Dogg)


"California Gurls" is the lead single by American singer-songwriter, Katy Perry from her upcoming third studio album, Teenage Dream. The song features rapper Snoop Dogg, who performed the song alongside Perry at the 2010 MTV Movie Awards on June 6, 2010. It is her second number one single on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 after 2008's "I Kissed a Girl".

Friday, June 18, 2010

Rihanna - Te Amo


"Te Amo" (English: "I Love You") is the third international and fifth overall single from R&B Barbadian singer Rihanna's fourth album Rated R. Since it's release on June 11, 2010, the song has peaked at #14 on the UK Singles Chart, making it Rihanna's fifteenth consecutive top-twenty single in the UK.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

K'naan - Wavin' Flag (feat. will.i.am, David Guetta)


"Wavin' Flag" is a song by Somali-Canadian artist K'naan from his album Troubadour. A version of the song featuring will.i.am and David Guetta was chosen as Coca-Cola's promotional anthem for the 2010 FIFA World Cup, which is ongoing in South Africa.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Rihanna - Rockstar 101 (feat. Slash)


"Rockstar 101" is the fourth single by R&B Barbadian singer Rihanna from her fourth studio album, Rated R. It features a guitar solo by Slash. Rihanna first performed the song live on the ninth season of American Idol on April 7, 2010. The song has since peaked at #39 on the U.S. Hot Dance Club Songs chart.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Nickelback - This Afternoon


"This Afternoon" is the eighth single from Nickelback's sixth studio album Dark Horse, released on March 23, 2010. The song is an upbeat country rock song reminiscent of "Rockstar". The song has since reached #39 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100, the band's highest charting single since "If Today Was Your Last Day".

Monday, June 14, 2010

Rick Ross - Super High (feat. Ne-Yo)


"Super High" featuring Ne-Yo, is the first single from rapper Rick Ross from his fourth studio album, Teflon Don. The song has so far reached #14 on the U.S. Billboard Rap Songs since its release on May 4, 2010.

Sunday, June 13, 2010

The-Dream - Make Up Bag (feat. T.I.)


"Make Up Bag" is the second single by American R&B artist The-Dream from his third studio album Love King. The song features rapper T.I. Since its official release as a single on June 8 on iTunes, the single has reached #73 on the U.S. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs.

Saturday, June 12, 2010

Justin Bieber - Never Say Never (feat. Jaden Smith)


"Never Say Never" is a song by Canadian recording artist Justin Bieber. Released as a digital download on June 8, 2010, the song serves as the theme song for The Karate Kid. Bieber provides lead vocals in the song while Jaden Smith, the star of the film, provides the backing with rap interludes.

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Shakira - Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)


"Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)", officially chosen as the anthem of FIFA World Cup 2010, is a song by Shakira featuring South African group Freshlyground. They will perform the song at the Closing Ceremony before the World Cup Final on July 11 in Johannesburg Soccer City Stadium. The song has already charted in a number of countries, including peaking at #1 in Italy and Spain.

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Lady Gaga - Alejandro

"Alejandro" is the third single from Lady Gaga's second studio album, The Fame Monster (2009). The song is composed as a mid-tempo Europop song with an uplifting melody, where Gaga sings in a non-English accent about bidding farewell to her lovers. It also received mainly positive reviews from critics who noted it to be heavily influenced by ABBA and Ace of Base.

Monday, June 7, 2010

Taio Cruz - Dirty Picture (feat. Ke$ha)


"Dirty Picture" is the third single by British single-songwriter Taio Cruz from his album Rokstarr. The song features guest vocals by Ke$ha. The song first debuted on the UK Singles Chart at #40 on April 11, 2010 and has since peaked at #6.

Sunday, June 6, 2010

Eminem - Not Afraid


"Not Afraid" is the first single by American rapper Eminem from his seventh studio album Recovery. The single premiered on April 29, 2010 and entered the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 at #1 for the week ending May 22, 2010. This is only the second rap single ever to debut at the top spot and the sixteenth song in Billboard's history to debut at #1.

Friday, June 4, 2010

Lil Wayne - Knockout (feat. Nicki Minaj)


"Knockout" is a song from Lil Wayne's 2010 album Rebirth. It features Nicki Minaj rapping near the end of the song and singing the chorus. This song revolves around Lil Wayne's personal relationships with a diverse group of women. Due to strong digital sales, the song has so far peaked at #44 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100.

Wednesday, June 2, 2010

Colbie Caillat - I Never Told You


"I Never Told You" is the second single by the American pop singer-songwriter Colbie Caillat from her second album, Breakthrough. Released on February 16, 2010 in the United States, the song made its debut on Billboard Adult Contemporary Charts at #27 on the week dated June 5, 2010. It has so far peaked at #63 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart.

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Shontelle - Impossible


"Impossible" is the lead single from Barbadian singer Shontelle's sophomore studio album, No Gravity, released in February 2010. The song was also released to iTunes on February 9, 2010. It went on to peak at #41 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart.