|These are the hottest 10 pop songs of the
week as determined by About Top 40. This chart is compiled
consulting data from various music industry charts and sources.
It is intended to indicate the hottest rising hits. Recordings
that have reached the top 10 of the Billboard Pop 100 chart are
disqualified from this chart.
1) Chris Brown - Run It!
16-year-old Chris Brown is a fast rising
star. With the assistance of star producer Scott Storch,
his first single "Run It! is swiftly climbing the
charts. Look for his first full-length album in late
2) Ashlee Simpson - Boyfriend
It's a big 2 weeks coming up for Ashlee
Simpson. She just turned 21, will make a return visit to
Saturday Night Live October 8th, appear on
Oprah the 13th, and her new album I Am Me
comes out October 18th.
3) David Banner - Play
The pioneer of "chopped and screwed"
music is making his breakthrough on the pop chart. He
has also been a primary mover and shaker helping out
victims of Hurricane Katrina.
4) Goo Goo Dolls - Better Days
Their next album isn't due until early
2006, but we've got this gem of a pop song to enjoy in
the meantime. It shouldn't be long before the Goo Goo
Dolls return to the pop top 10.
5) Frankie J - More Than Words
Look for the DualDisc edition of Frankie
J's album The One in stores next Tuesday October
6) Sean Paul - We Be Burnin'
Sean Paul's album The Trinity is
out and look for him on the Jimmy Kimmel Live
show tomorrow night. Head over to his Official Site to
watch the video for "We Be Burnin'"
7) Gorillaz - Feel Good, Inc.
The most recent exciting news out of the
Gorillaz camp is a 5 night stand of live
performances of the entire Demon Days album. The
concerts will take place November 1-5 in Manchester, UK
and will include all of the musicians, including guests,
from the album. Check out the ticket options.
8) Pretty Ricky - Your Body
The boys from Florida, the Sunshine
State, continue to climb the charts. If you want a
diversion, visit the Habbo versions of Pretty Ricky
members at the Habbo Hotel.
9) Bon Jovi - Have a Nice Day
They may seem like a band from another
time these days, but the Bon Jovi formula is intact and
back on the charts. This is the lead track from the
album by the same name.
10) Santana featuring Michelle Branch and
the Wreckers - I'm Feeling You
This is the leadoff single for the
upcoming Santana album All That I Am. Take a peak
at the new
video for "I'm Feeling You."