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Top 40 Pop Songs – October 2013

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October 2013’s top songs have some repeat offenders as well as some chart debuts!

Miley Cyrus came in like a wrecking ball and took the No. 1 spot with her new single, ‘Wrecking Ball.’ Her controversial track, ‘We Can’t Stop,’ is still hanging on at in the No. 12 spot.

Justin Timberlake, Ariana Grande, Macklemore + Ryan Lewis, and Bruno Mars also have multiple songs on the Top 40 list. This month also welcomes some new tracks, as Britney Spears, Eminem and Drake also drop new music.

Check out our full list of the Top 40 Pop Songs for October 2013 below!

Top 40 Pop Songs – October 2013

40. The Lumineers, ‘Hey Ho’
39. Ellie Goulding, ‘Burn’
38. Pitbull ‘Feel This Moment’ Feat. Christina Aguilera
37. Macklemore + Ryan Lewis, ‘Thrift Shop’
36. Eminem, ‘Berzerk’
35. Justin Timberlake, ‘Take Back the Night’
34. Lana Del Rey, ‘Summertime Sadness’
33. Selena Gomez, ‘Slow Down’
32. Justin Timberlake, ‘TKO’
31. Bruno Mars, ‘Gorilla’
30. Sara Bareillis, ‘Brave’
29. Ariana Grande, ‘The Way’ Feat. Mac Miller
28. Pink, ‘Just Give Me a Reason’ Feat. Nate Reuss
27. Paramore, ‘Still Into You’
26. Taylor Swift, ‘Everything Has Changed’ Feat. Ed Sheeran
25. Phillip Phillips, ‘Gone, Gone, Gone’
24. Justin Timberlake, ‘Take Back the Night’
23. Demi Lovato, ‘Made in the USA’
22. Calvin Harris, ‘I Need Your Love’ Feat. Ellie Goulding
21. OneRepublic, ‘Counting Stars’
20. Maroon 5, ‘Love Somebody’
19. Zedd, ‘Clarity’ Feat. Foxes
18. Macklemore + Ryan Lewis, ‘Same Love’
17. Anna Kendrick, ‘Cups’
16. One Direction, ‘Best Song Ever’
15. Justin Timberlake, ‘Mirrors’
14. Daft Punk, ‘Daft Punk’
13. Ariana Grande, ‘Almost Is Never Enough’ Feat. Nathan Sykes
12. Miley Cyrus, ‘We Can’t Stop’
11. Bruno Mars, ‘Treasure’
10. Imagine Dragons, ‘Radioactive’
9. Britney Spears, ‘Work B—-h’
8. Capital Cities, ‘Safe and Sound’
7. Drake, ‘Hold On, We’re Going Home’
6. Lady Gaga, ‘Applause’
5. Robin Thicke, ‘Blurred Lines’
4. Avicii, ‘Wake Me Up’
3. Lorde, ‘Royals’
2. Katy Perry, ‘ROAR’
1. Miley Cyrus, ‘Wrecking Ball’

Next: Check Out 2013 New Music Releases

Did Your Favorite Song Make This Month’s Top 40?

The Top 40 Pop Songs for August 2013 are based on a combination of the most searched songs on, airplay at select pop radio stations in the United States and the personal opinion of the PopCrush editorial staff.

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