R&B/Pop Music Chart - September 24, 2012


*Rihanna's "Cockiness (Love It)" and Alicia Keys' "Girl on Fire" make the jump to our Top Hip Hop and R&B Chart, clearing the way for Kelly Rowland's "Ice" (a former Top Pick) and Chris Rene's "Rockin' With You" (a new addition).

*Entering the chart along with Rene's joint, The Weeknd's "Wicked Games," Cris Cab's "Paradise (On Earth)," Johnny Rain's "LLWH," Pitbull's "Don't Stop the Party," Charlei McQueen's "Better" and Jori King's "Killin It" snag third, fifth, 10th, 11th, 13th and 16th.

*Down from last week's Top Picks, Chris Brown's "Don't Judge Me" and Colin Munroe's "Stars N Scars" land in fourth and seventh.

*Edged out by the newcomers, Sammy Adams' "All Night Longer," Breezy's "Get Down," Ro James' "Alright," Jared Evan's "One Good Thing," Ne-Yo's "Let Me Love You," Jhené Aiko's "3:16 AM" and Jez Dior's "Candles" make their exit this week.

1. Chris Rene - Rockin' With You

2. The Weeknd - Wicked Games

3. Chris Brown - Don't Judge Me

4. Cris Cab - Paradise (On Earth)

5. Nicki Minaj ft. Cassie - The Boys



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

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

8. Miguel - The Thrill

9. Johnny Rain - LLWH

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

11. Usher - Dive

12. Charlei McQueen ft. THURZ - Better

13. Trey Songz - Dive In

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

15. Jori King - Killin It

16. Nelly ft. Chris Brown - Marry Go Round

17. Cassie ft. Young Jeezy - Balcony

18. Guy Sebastian x Lupe Fiasco - Battle Scars

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