Top 10 Best Pop Songs

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The Top Ten

1 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 - dwaipayanmazumder

Yeah, they call him the King of Pop for a reason. - funkmasta98

Amazing he is the king of pop

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2 Billie 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

Unbelievable song about a guy who has a one night stand and later finds out he might be the father of that woman's child. It's a great song and is Michael Jackson's greatest song as a solo artist.

Billie jean is number one! The best! This is symbol of pop.

Why is thriller 1? not even mj's best

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3 I 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.

Super duper

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4 I 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

Gawgus debs

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5 Bad - 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.

I watched a crack of Netflix and Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events [a series you should totally read] and anyway they like played this song in it and I was like totally in love with it! It also had applause by Lady Ga Ga another song that's great! Definitely should be on this list as well! But bottom line Bad is a most excellent song!

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6 Call Me Maybe - Carly Rae Jepsen

No.17 what I love this song it's catchy and fun to listen to

Call Me Maybe is a great song!

Call me maybe is a awesome song that just hits ya

Best? How can it be best if its not every decent? This song sucks - NickelbackLinkinPark4Eva

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7 ... 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

my baby one more time every day! - fadzul_fadzq

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

The best pop song of all times is Toxic guys...

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8 Poker 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!

Lady gagas third best song 2 applause 1 paparazzi

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9 Party 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!

I think that this song was definitely the peak of Miley so many little girls looked up to this song and it will forever reign in all human Eras

I love this song and I think Miley should have stayed this way

Nostalgia... - Elijah_Cook

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10 Purple Rain - Prince

I cannot believe that Katie Perry, Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande are ahead of The Purple One. This is possibly the best song ever. I shouldn't have to explain why if you've never heard this song, enjoy this nine-minute masterpiece.

Prince behind Britney Spears is like dinner first and breakfast last.

He's dead but I love this song! - DynastiNoble

bad song

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The Newcomers

? Radio Ga Ga - Queen
? Scarface (Push It to the Limit) - Paul Engemann

I first heard this song from the Flashback radio station in Grand Theft Auto III and I loved it on first listen and played it a lot more times, it's a Pop song with complexity and loads of talent the song is 156 BPM which makes for a nice fast paced upbeat song and it even has a guitar solo, it came from an awesome movie too not only that its also the best song fro a montage and probably the most 80's song I have ever heard, Not a fan of Pop at all but this I love and no doubt my favorite. - christangrant

The Contenders

11 Firework - 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.

Love it it's so great Katie Perry Great song firework so good I would never think of it different

Inspirational

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12 Tonight - Enrique Iglesias

What a song! One of the best! Should be on top! Come on all fans of enrique!

This song is awful. Listen to the censored version. - WonkeyDude98

This should be on the top. What a moving song

WOW! I just listened to this song but its amazing! Totally yes!

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13 Give Me Everything - Pitbull

I LOVE THIS SONG

pop! haha

14 Like 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!

Way more iconic than any of those listed. Do you honestly think anyone will remember call me maybe in ten years?

This song is so artsy that it's hard to consider it pop, but if you do, it is easily the greatest pop song of all time.

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15 Written 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

Its amazing

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16 Problem - Ariana Grande

This the best song ever and her voice is so strong I love it!

I don't usually listen to Ariana Grande but this is one of her best.

Problem is a perfect song to jam with

One of the worst songs of all time.

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17 Titanium - 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..

Good memories with this song. Sadly, they are now memories only. Love this song, especialy the chorus, gives me chills every time I hear it. Very motivational moment.

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18 The Winner Takes It All - ABBA

The lack of Abba in the top ten is disturbing - SoldierOfFortune

Best ever pop epic ballad!

19 Girlfriend - Avril Lavigne

Love the song! Super fun! Its something you and your bff's can listen to and sing together.

Hey hey you I don't like your girlfriend no way no way I think you need a new one!

This is a awesome song! So much fun to sing

This list is terrible... but this is one of the better ones on "this" list.

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20 Gangnam Style - PSY

Awesome song! Should be in top 5

No this is a horrible song. I rather listen to Call Me Maybe. I hate this song... Ugh

So fun to dance to!

THIS IS K-POP

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