Rihanna leads pop chart for fourth week

Thu Apr 8, 2010 6:46pm EDT
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By Silvio Pietroluongo

NEW YORK (Billboard) - Rihanna's "Rude Boy" led Billboard's Hot 100 singles chart for a fourth week on Thursday, with the top eight titles unchanged from the previous week.

"Nothin' On Me" from B.o.B featuring Bruno Mars held at No. 2, and Train's "Hey, Soul Sister" at No. 3.

Lady Antebellum's "Need You Now," "Telephone" by Lady Gaga featuring Beyonce, and "Break Your Heart" by Taio Cruz featuring Ludacris occupied the No. 4 to No. 6 slots, respectively.

The Black Eyed Peas' "Imma Be" followed at No. 7, Justin Bieber's "Baby" was at No. 8, and Jason Derulo rebounded two to No. 9 with "In My Head." "BedRock, from Young Money featuring Lloyd, slipped one to No. 10.

Usher, the man with the No. 1 album in the United State, posted the third-best Hot 100 debut of his career as "OMG," featuring will.i.am, opened at No. 14. His two prior best debuts were with his first two charting singles, "Nice & Slow" (No. 9) and "My Way" (No. 13) in 1998.

<p>Singer Rihanna performs at the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards in Los Angeles March 27, 2010. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni</p>