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'Firework' tops the U.S. record chart

Los Angeles -- Katy Perry's "Firework" is No. 1 on the U.S. record chart, reported Thursday.

Coming in at No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 is P!nk's "Raise Your Glass," followed by Rihanna's "What's My Name" featuring Drake at No. 3, The Black Eyed Peas's "The Time (Dirty Bit)" at No. 4 and Bruno Mars's "Grenade" at No. 5.

Rounding out the top tier are Rihanna's "Only Girl (In the World)" at No. 6, Bruno Mars's "Just the Way You Are" at No. 7, Ke$ha's "We R Who We R" at No. 8, Nelly's "Just a Dream" at No. 9 and Trey Songz's "Bottoms Up" at No. 10.

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Sounds Like Paper Concert 2010: violence mars free NYC concert

In a move that disappointed thousands of rapper Drake, and pop band Hanson fans, the organizers canceled the free New York City concert Tuesday evening.