R&B/Pop Music Chart - October 1, 2012


*Both of last week's front-runners, Kelly Rowland's "Ice" and Chris Rene's "Rockin With You," make the jump to our Top Hip Hop and R&B chart this week. Taking their place are Alicia Keys' "Girl on Fire" (a former Top Pick) and Nicki Minaj's "The Boys" (formerly sixth).

*Cris Cab's "Face to Face," Avery Storm's "Tell Me," Rihanna's "Diamonds," R. Kelly's "Feelin' Single (Remix)" and Brnady's "Put It Down (Remix)" claim 12th, 13th and 16th.

*Down from our Top Picks along with Keys' joint, Trey Songz' "Don't Be Scared" and Chris Richards' "Joy & Pain" land in fourth and sixth.

*Jori King's "Killin It" and Guy Sebastian's "Battle Scars" make their exit from our charts.

1. Nicki Minaj ft. Cassie - The Boys

2. Cris Cab - Face To Face

3. Trey Songz ft. Rick Ross - Don't Be Scared

4. Avery Storm - Tell Me

5. Chris Richardson ft. Tyga - Joy & Pain



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6. Miguel - The Thrill

7. Kevin Rudolf ft. Fred Durst, Lil Wayne & Birdman - Champions

8. Pitbull ft. TJR - Don't Stop the Party

9. Cris Cab - Paradise (On Earth)

10. Rihanna - Diamonds

11. R. Kelly - Feelin' Single (Remix)

12. Usher - Dive

13. Trey Songz ft. Young Jeezy & Lil' Wayne - Hail Mary

14. Colin Munroe ft. Kendrick Lamar & Ab-Soul - Scars N Stars

15. Brandy ft. Chris Brown - Put It Down

16. Mariah Carey ft. Rick Ross & Meek Mill - Triumphant (Get 'Em)

17. Cassie ft. Young Jeezy - Balcony

18. Johnny Rain - LLWH

19. Charlei McQueen ft. THURZ - Better