R&B / Pop Songs Music Chart - February 24, 2013

February 25, 2013 Chart Recap*With last week’s......Read More

1
Akon
Stripping is Dirty Work, but someone's gotta do it. At least, so says Akon on his latest Booth feature, a new single off his long-delayed senior set. The final, radio-ready version of a cut originally...Read More
Posted 2 years ago by richard
2
Bruno Mars
Yesterday on Twitter, Bruno Mars admitted that the release of his sophomore set's final pre-album single had him feeling a little shaken up: "Soon you guys will hear a song I wrote called When I Was...Read More
Posted 2 years ago by richard
3
Kelly Rowland
Everyone has a particular spot—on their temple, their neck, their back--where a pair of pressed lips are guaranteed to cause butterflies. Kelly Rowland? Let's just say she likes her Kisses Down Low....Read More
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4
Miguel
I have a hard time believing that Miguel needs to use liquor to get a woman to go home with him. Especially now that he can simply say, “Hey, come back to my place and I'll let you hold my...Read More
Posted 2 years ago by richard
5
Rihanna
On the lead single off Rihanna's forthcoming full-length, originally featured back in late September, the pop songstress announced her intent to “shine bright, like a diamond.” And shine she did;...Read More
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6
Trey Songz
Despite what you may think Trey Songz’ new pseudo-ballad Fumble is not an ode to Jets starting QB Mark Sanchez, who has a tendency to cough up the rock. Although not a professional football player,...Read More
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7
Usher
Yesterday evening, when inamorati everywhere were enjoying candelit dinners together, Usher was chilling at the local spot, looking for someone to take home for the night. On his latest promo single,...Read More
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8
TGT (Tyrese, Ginuwine & Tank)
Being serenaded by Tank, Ginuwine and Tyrese all at once sounds like a scenario out of a female R&B fan's dreams, but there's no need to pinch yourself—I assure you, this is real. Formed way back in...Read More
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9
The Weeknd
Last week, Republic Records recording artist Until the Ribbon Breaks earned rave reader reviews for Pressure, a shapeshifting, Mr. MFN eXquire-assisted cut that packed more ideas into four and a half...Read More
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10
Rihanna
Somber, stripped-down and emotionally raw, Rihanna's performance of current single Stay was among the more surprising moments of Sunday evening's Grammy broadcast. Today, the stirring, Mikky Ekko,...Read More
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11
The Lonely Island
As a group that's built its name on transforming ridiculous rap clichés into comedy gold, it was only a matter of time before The Lonely Island took on the YOLO movement. The group's latest video...Read More
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12
Nelly
Released in 1983, one of Prince's biggest hits recounted a one-night stand with a woman as sleek and fast as a Little Red Corvette. As it turns out, Nelly's also into comparing females to sports cars,...Read More
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13
Justin Timberlake
It's been a long time since Justin Timberlake provided the world with his unique brand of Pop/R&B/Swag. How long, exactly? Oh, how about six years, four months and two days. Or as we all like to call...Read More
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14
Emeli Sandé
As Scottish soul singer Emili Sandé admitted on her recent DJBooth debut, navigating the business side of the music industry can sometimes make her feel like a Clown. In moments like those, the moral...Read More
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15
The Weeknd
For most single men on the prowl, the biggest challenge is getting women to go home with them. In Abel Tesfaye's case, it's getting them to leave. Originally included as a bonus track on The Weeknd's...Read More
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16
Mariah Carey
Let's be real—as a twentysomething male music journalist, I'm about as far from the target market for Disney's Oz the Great and Powerful as a consumer could possibly be. That said, I can't hate on...Read More
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17
August Alsina
Artists lead the listening public to believe that its all about popping bottles of champagne or and enjoying a club full of young women, but most have desire a more low key, laid back lifestyle. That...Read More
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18
Stacy Barthe
If you have a phenomenal memory, you may remember Stacy Barthe as the singer who contributed guest vocals to Mateo's Looking You Up this past July. Today, the recent Motown signee returns to properly...Read More
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19
Avant
Can Best Friends become lovers without losing the comfortable relationship they'd previously shared? That's the question we find Avant pondering on the latest single off his seventh studio LP. Over...Read More
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20
Ciara
In the event you do not follow the ever important world of celebrity dating, rumor has it that Ciara and Future are a couple. Thanks to her latest effort, a prospective single off her forthcoming...Read More
Posted 2 years ago by richard

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21
The-Dream
Fun as it may be to do (what currently passes for) the Harlem Shake, idiotic arm-flailing and air-humping isn't going to help get your partner in the mood. Of course, making romance requires not only...Read More
Posted 2 years ago by richard
22
Ben Stevenson
Fresh off earning phenomenal reader reviews for his live, acoustic rendition of DJBooth debut Left You Behind, Ben Stevenson has plenty of momentum behind him in the musical arena. In his love life,...Read More
Posted 2 years ago by richard
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Raheem DeVaughn
Hopefully you all enjoyed your Valentine's Day festivities yesterday, I know I did (shouts out to my lovely lady Colleen). While you're busy trying to figure out how you're going pay for that romantic...Read More
Posted 2 years ago by richard
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