presents The Top Pop Songs
Of All Time !
We have ranked the top pop songs that have charted over the past
50+ years on The ARC Weekly Top 40 and Billboard Hot 100, and
come up with
a definitive list that will continue to expand as we add to it,
and continue to modify as new songs chart on The ARC Weekly Top
just coming out and I'm going to clearly be
myself - I write what I feel, I never worry
what others think." - Avril Lavigne
A singer, a songwriter, a
'skater-punk' - and a teen - Avril Lavigne's
talents hit the mainstream in 2002. Born in
Canada, Avril began performing very early at
church, festivals and talent contests. Eventually
she scored with a record deal with Arista Records
after winning a trip to New York City and
catching the attention of Antonio "LA"
Reid. Avril was 16 and moving to New York to work
on her debut LP. Avril told VH1.com: "When I was 2 my mom
said she knew I was going to be a singer. I've
been performing ever since I was a young kid. So
I've known I wanted to do this for awhile. I
always knew in my heart that I'd be
June 1: Avril hit the ARC Weekly Top 40 with "Complicated." Avril said about the song:
"I was fed up with people being two-faced
and phony. It can be a boyfriend or a friend or
people you work with... That's what that song's
about: people being fake."
June 4: Avril released her debut
LP - Let
She said of the LP: "I couldn't go as
alternative on this record as I wanted to, but I
just didn't want to be bubble gum pop."
Released: February 15, 2019 Billboard Top
peak: # 13 Rolling Stone: Tracks: "Head Above
Water" - "Birdie" - "I
Fell In Love With The Devil" -
"Tell Me It's Over" - "Dumb
Blonde" (featuring Nicki Minaj) -
"It Was In Me" -
"Souvenir" - "Crush" -
"Goddess" - "Bigger Wow"
- "Love Me Insane" -
Released: February 25, 2022 Tracks:
"Cannonball" - "Bois Lie"
(featuring Machine Gun Kelly) - "Bite
Me" - "Love It When You Hate
(featuring blackbear) - "Love Sux"
- "Kiss Me Like The World Is
Ending" - "Avalanche" -
"Deja Vu" - "F.U." -
"All I Wanted" (featuring Mark
Hoppus) - "Dare To Love Me" -
"Break Of A Heartache"
Note: Song title and position
links lead you to the song's ARC Weekly Top 40 chart run, LP links take
you to Amazon.com for that LP's info (often
including track listings and track samples), and
single cover art takes you to Amazon.com for that CD single (if
available). Songs charting prior to 1980 have
information from Billboard magazine.