Top 10 Best Pop Songs


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The Top Ten

Thriller - Michael Jackson
Greatest entertainer to have lived.. Lives and will live forever! We love you MJ!
He is a purely born legend and this song is it's proof. A master of dancing and the king of pop. People are not fool calling him so. He will truely live forever in our hearts and in our ears


Yeah, they call him the King of Pop for a reason.


[Newest]I honestly don't even find this song catchy. It doesn't have a very strong hook to my ear. For your money, Billie Jean is a way better pop song. Just try getting that one out of your head.

2I Want It That Way - Backstreet Boys
90's classic pop song. One of the best pop ballads from the backstreet boys. Ranked at #10 by Rolling Stones/MTV in 100 greatest pop songs. A must listen pop song. My fave pop group. It is a definitive pop song of the 90's.
This is truly the best pop song EVERYBODY knows and sings this song. Black white. Hispanic. African. Indian Italian doesn't matter what you are where you come from everybody knows this song and that makes it one of the greatest if not the greatest pop song ever... So awesome and so catchy.. You are my fire the one desire believe when I say I want it that way
I love that song. When I was a kid my mom played this song when she was depressed witch was all the time. But you know now I never hear that song but I still love it.
[Newest]Not really from my era, but you can't deny the many layered pop hooks in this one.

3Bad - Michael Jackson
This is sexiest Michael album of all time. Love you Michael!
Bad is Just awesome...!
This song is almost great to me, but not quite. I just feel like the hooks of this song sound a little bit forced together and the chorus, while it is almost catchy, doesn't really go anywhere except to repeat itself until it's time to go back to a verse. This may be pop music blasphemy, but from this era, Prince is so much better than Michael Jackson, at least to me. Raspberry Beret is so much better than this song.

4...Baby One More Time - Britney Spears
I voted for britney
But I think it should be You Drive Me Crazy
And You Drive Me Crazy is also Brit's favorite from her first album
I love it and still love it. It jút gives me so many memories. Makes me wanna flashblack to the old times. Brit will always be the princess in my heart... :x
my baby one more time every day!


[Newest]Amazing song from an amazing era

5This Is Me - Demi Lovato & Joe Jonas
They are wicked man somethin nice I learnt their song ganna here them all!
Best song ever by any singer... She is my favorite.. Despite of her melodious voice she is so underrated :( this world is so mean. Demi is on the top in my list! Love her forever...
This is real, this is me, and I LOVE IT. It was one of those songs that made me feel good about myself. Which is GOOD because people always hate it at my house. BUT YES JUST KEEP MAKING SONGS!

6Poker Face - Lady Gaga
I go to almost all your concerts and poker face is my favorite nothing can top it you are A great singer I don't know what I'd be listening to without poker face it's like so cool I never heard a song like it and I sing at school at home with my friends in my room in the car on my phone no time to sto sing at school at home with my friends in my room in the car on my phone no time to stop if my friends don't like it I might cry love poker face best song ever
So great never listen to any song listen to it all the time I wish I was the song I if I feel bad I listen to poker face when I'm bored with my friends we listen to poker face when I'm driving in my car I listen to poker face when getting ready to go to sleep I listen to poker face what would I listen to that's not better I love it it's so great when I hear on the radio I turn it up all the way don't think I'll ever change it out of my number one love it
The song just super, which should fall into the top 5. Because it sounds just fine and easily, well done Lady Gaga... By the way is my favorite song!
[Newest]Lots of well layered pop hooks in a perfectly simple song which pretty much repeats the same chord progression throughout. That is how a greatest pop songs are created, in my opinion.

7Call Me Maybe - Carly Rae Jepsen
No.17 call me maybe is such a good song the second most popular song after gangnam style. And add more selena gomez songs I hate this list
No.17 what I love this song it's catchy and fun to listen to
Call Me Maybe is a great song!

8I Will Always Love You - Whitney Houston
It's not exactly "pop", I would say that is more soulful. It's my fave song by Whitney and actually the first song I ever heard by her. It's an awesome song and maybe one of the most romantic songs all times.
AMAZING song amazing voice... I HAVE BEEn singing this all day!
I love this singing I bolled me eyes when I found out she past away but she is always in my heart and that's why I vote this song
[Newest]Once again I came back I love you Whitney Houston

9Written In the Stars - Tinie Tempah
I love this song, I use it on most of my back room music for drawing on YouTube... LOVE this SONG got 3, 564, 223 watches!
This Song Is Awesome and gets me super pumped at the same time... If You listen to it once you'll love it guranteed
I love this song but wouldn't this be more of a rap song
[Newest]Like it very much.. !

10Firework - Katy Perry
This really is Katy Perry's best song. And I totally mean it when I say, 'Katy Perry. YOU REALLY ARE A FIREWORK! ' You rock. And this definitely is one of your best songs. Hilarious. Anyone would agree. It should be in the top 10. Definitely.
The best pop song I've ever heard. This song rules the world of pop. Very inspiring and catchy song.
10 thumbs up for this beat. Its crazy why should it be the 29th best?! HUH ITS CRAZY ALRIGHT IT SHOULD at least BE THE 5TH BEST I WANNA SING OVER AND OVER AGAIN UNTIL I DIE
[Newest]Love it it's so great Katie Perry Great song firework so good I would never think of it different

The Contenders

11Go Time - Jackie Evancho
Jackie Evancho lets loose and shows her teenage pop side. This girl has more talent than anyone I have ever known. I can't wait for her new album
"Awakening to come out September 23. What a ride the last four years have been. From 10 years old on AGT to her new world tour at age 14. Watch out world her she comes.
This song and video will be playing at all the Justice girls clothing stores - I hope her promoters plan to get it radio airplay... This song kicks butt.
I could listen to this song over and over and over and...


12Titanium - David Guetta
Love it always sing it everywhere
I love this song it is awesome, I think it should be nu. 1
Brilliant Beat by David Guetta + voice of Sia = Titanium..
[Newest]Great song. Should be in the top 10.

13Crush - David Archuleta
David has done lots of great things in Music Industry. He never put any foul words in his songs. He has great a attitude. More people will like him. Great things come to those who wait. Overall, he is PERFECT
He is young singer. His song always be hits. I think one time he will be legend in the world. Everyone like his song like as me. I love you so much Archie. I believe you will be the winner..
David is an awesome singer. I love the song "Crush".
[Newest]David can sing anything. Crush makes me happy it is innocent like a young crush would be.

14We Are Young - Fun.
Not really pop, but whatever!

15Party In the U.S.A. - Miley Cyrus
She is excellent! And Party in the U.S. A is definitely one of her best!
Its lyrics are good, the beat is good and she sings it in a terrific way!
DId you know Canadians love her and this song weird but HOT


Wow! Excellent song. I love it so much

16Like a Prayer - Madonna
This might have been one of the last great pop songs by Madonna. That being said, it isn't as strong as her other great songs. Over thirty years later, I caught myself with Material Girl in my head today without having to hear it. Ever song on her first two albums plus Crazy for You and the one from Desperately Seeking Susan are better than this one. It says more good about them than it does bad about Like a Prayer though.
This song is better than any other on this list. All those who really know music can say this. Go, Madonna! Queen Of Music!
I am a big fan of most of her music, but even everybody who hates her seems to agree that this song is brilliant and timeless.

17You and I - Lady Gaga
The vocals in this song is just really makes this song over the top


It's such a great song.
I like.. That song.,

18Gangnam Style - PSY
Awesome song! Should be in top 5
The only word I have for this song is epic cool

19Angels - Robbie Williams
This song is for everyone

20Naturally - Selena Gomez
I love this song so much. Selena has a great voice! I would say she is way better than fun, she is one of the few artists in The top 100 billboard that can really sing, although Rihanna is really good too


This song is the best. Its catchy and you're gonna sing along after the first time you heard it. Its very dance and a standout from her debut album with The Scene. You can listen to it the whole day and never get sick of it

21Problem - Ariana Grande

22Because of You - Kelly Clarkson
This song and artist is amazing it always touches my heart
Always can touch my heart..
It's great..
Listen to it..
I bet you'll love it

23Umbrella - Rihanna
Amazing :) but what's up with all the illuminati stuff in the video
A truely amazing song

24Complicated - Avril Lavigne

25Earth Song - Michael Jackson
Earth Song is an excellent song for so many reasons. One reason is that it made people learn that you should care about not to litter and recycle allot so you don't kill trees. Another reason is that it sounds so sad.
A song in sync with nature

26Happy - Pharrell Williams

27Someone Like You - Adele
I am from Iran. I love this song so much because it say a story which is going on wherever humans live.
Love! So much passion & pain, it's real. It's beautiful! ♥
Adele is beast. How come this ain't at the top of this list? This is REAL POP MUSIC. She never dissapoints

28My All - Mariah Carey
Really?!?! Just placed at 20?! Come on its one of Mariah's greatest songs. You people should look at what the lyrics says, not how good the beat is or if who s the artist!

29Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You) - Kelly Clarkson

30Mirrors - Justin Timberlake
Mirrors is really a touching song that makes us believe we have to reflect ourselves in our life..
Justin Timberlake really curved up this one...

31Please Don't Go - Mike Posner

32I Gotta Feeling - The Black Eyed Peas

33Wuthering Heights - Kate Bush

34Fancy - Iggy Azalea

35Tonight - Enrique Iglesias
What a song! One of the best! Should be on top! Come on all fans of enrique!

36California Gurls - Katy Perry

37Give Me Everything - Pitbull

38She Will Be Loved - Maroon 5
Ok I don't know who it is, but someone on this list is mest up in the head I mean this is the only m5 song on this list!

39Take a Bow - Madonna
Did you hear this song? If yes you would know what I mean


40SexyBack - Justin Timberlake

41Girlfriend - Avril Lavigne

42Crazy In Love - Beyonce
Your righ it's still so good

43Billie Jean - Michael Jackson
I listen to all genre of music, pop, rock, nu metal, death metal, melodic death metal, rap but this song out of all is my personal favourite, for me this song is the best, no Metallica, Pink Floyd, Linkin Park, slipknot, death, children of bodom, Black Sabbath, iron maiden, Eminem can make me going as much as this one

Just my personal opinion though, even Michael's own songs doesn't come close to this one, with his dance this song is pure epic
Billie jean is number one! The best! This is symbol of pop.
The best song which must be in the top 10

44Purple Rain - Prince

45Listen to Your Heart - Roxette
Roxette belongs to the top and only on any chart of mine. But that's just me. Time will tell whether a song is of quality or merely just a firework.
This is one of the best ballads I ever heard. Like it very much. Hope for much more songs like this from Roxette and Per Gessle.

46She Wolf - Shakira

47Ooh La La - Britney Spears
The chorus is Superb!

48What the Hell - Avril Lavigne

49Genie In a Bottle - Christina Aguilera

50Love The Way You Lie - Eminem
Wait what? This is rap not pop!
Okay, it's Eminem and Rihanna, so of course this song is sick. Would I know every word to it if it wasn't? No, that would be a waste of my time.
Eminems rap is just breath taking and rihanna adds the extra charm
[Newest]Eminem is a awesome rapper not a lame pop singer

51Kiss You - One Direction
No you are wrong this song sucks as well as the band and every other stupid boy bands out there try listening to something good like definitely leopard, or Bon Jovi or something like that.
This song sucks. just as much as the rest of 1D songs. do they even know how to write songs. while watching the music videos of 1D, I mute it and look at their faces.
[Newest]This isn't music! This is garbage!

52Time After Time - Cyndi Lauper

53Valerie - Steve Winwood

54Papa Don't Preach - Madonna
A true blue pop song with a great message.

55Tik Tok - Kesha
This song deserves number 1
Amazing beats and music and the vocals were out of the world
One of my all time favorites
I love this song so much! Great quality and it doesn't go over and over. Great job Kesha! This song should be in the top ten list.
This is one of the best songs ever!

56Skyfall - Adele
This song should be in top 5.
Miley Cyrus, one direction etc are nothing in comparison to adele.

57Hung Up - Madonna
Best dance pop song. Finest example of pure pop song
Hung Up is #1!

58Glad You Came - The Wanted
Glad You came After Kiss You... Curse you.

59Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke

60Freedom 90 - George Michael

61MMM Yeah - Austin Mahone

62Love Never Felt So Good - Michael Jackson and Justin Timberlake

63Take a Picture - Carly Rae Jepsen

64Anything Could Happen - Ellie Goulding

65Feel - Robbie Williams
Robbie wiliams is the best singer ever I love him
I love the way you can actually feel the emotions throughout this song.
One of the greatest songs

66Bohemian Rhapsody
BEST SONG EVER Love Freddie Mercury's vocals, this is not a pop song but it's still better than any song on this top, love Queen!
it is officially the best song ever!


Firstly Queen is one of the GREATEST bands ever, and bohemian rhapsody is one of their GREATEST songs

67Crazy Kids - Kesha

68Remember the Time - Michael Jackson

69Flashdance... What a Feeling - Irene Cara

70Love On Top - Beyoncé
It's kind of R&B but I want to add it.

71Higher Love - Steve Winwood

72Disturbia - Rihanna
Best song ever! It should be in #1!

73Touch My Body - Mariah Carey
Its music video might be cheesy but Oh come on it completly fescribes what were thinking if ever we see someone who is mouth waterry!

74If I Were a Boy - Beyoncé
Best Song EVER!
Best Song In THE WORLD! Listen to it
Beyonce You rule NOW LET'S ROCK THE WORLD!

75I Wanna Go - Britney Spears

76Vision of Love - Mariah Carey
Vision of love is the very first song which describes who is Mariah and what shes capable ofthis song shouldve been at ahigher rank!

77We Found Love - Rihanna

78S.O.S. - ABBA
Pretty much any song by ABBA would deserve the top spot on this list. Their songs all have beautiful harmonies, unique instrumentals and very pleasant melodies. Their songs have the effect of making the listener want to sing along, and yet they have an outstanding amount of complexity to them. Fitting, for the pop genre, most of their songs have cheesy lyrics, and yet a surprising amount hold a lot of meaning if you listen. Most of the silliest of their songs are the most interesting to listen to, because of the stories that they tell. They are amusing and fun to sing. SOS is a very pretty song. It is not all sunshine and roses, but at the same time, it does not bring you down at all. I find it amazing, how ABBA was able to write such excellent lyrics, with English not being their first language.
This song made #1 in several countries, and was in the top 10 in countries around the globe. John Lennon had declared that it was one of his favourite pop songs, and Pete Townshend in particular said it is probably his favourite pop song. Agnetha's vocals are incredible, sounding almost as if she were breaking down in tears.


No pop act can hold a candle to this pop music machine. Possibly the greatest songwriting band of all time. Abba. There are two kinds of people in the world, people who like Abba and people who won't admit that they like Abba.

79Really Don't Care - Demi Lovato

80Sexy and I Know it - LMFAO

81Bye Bye Bye - Nsync
This song is so catchy


82Spice Up Your Life - Spice Girls
This is such a fun song.

83Die MF Die - Dope

84Apologize - OneRepublic

85You're Still The One - Shania Twain

86Whistle - Flo Rida

87(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman - Aretha Franklin

88Blame - Calvin Harris

89Maniac - Michael Sembello

90Start a Riot - Jetta

91All of Me - John Legend

92I Really Like You - Carly Rae Jepsen

93What Makes You Beautiful - One Direction
Hey! This song is awesome so this song should be at least in the top 12 4 crying out loud! Well if its of all time I understand but some songs that are here shouldn't even b beating one direction! Well that's all I'm saying so if anybody is reading this sorry for writing a lot and have an awesome day!
You are the best. I love you so so much 1D..
This is the best song I ever heard

94Pumped Up Kicks - Foster the People
Ya in top 40 for sure. I don't care much for pop but I still love this song. It is kind of like reggae and alternative mixed together. The guitar is okay also.
I love this song!.. It is way better than what we hear on the radio nowadays -_-

95Stereo Hearts - Gym Class Heroes
I think that this song is just as good as Call Me Maybe but that's just my oppinion

96Beautiful - Christina Aguilera

97Will You Be There - Michael Jackson
This song is a master piece and should be number one. It's the best song ever.

98Cry Me a River - Justin Timberlake

99Windows Down - Big Time Rush
Yeah they the deserve to be first.

100Bo$$ - Fifth Harmony

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