Every December Billboard publishes a chart listing the year's top songs based on their cumulative chart performance in the United States. The number of songs listed on the chart varied in the early years before becoming a top 100 chart in 1956. View a list of the top 100 hit songs in the US in 2003 and listen to a short countdown medley of the top 25 below.

Number One Song of 2003 Go to year: 
Play a medleyPlay a countdown medley of the top 25 songs of the year  Length: 1:41

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« 2002 2003 2004 »
Position  Artist Song Title
« 2002 2003 2004 »
1 50 Cent In Da Club
2 R. Kelly Ignition
3 Sean Paul Get Busy
4 Beyonce feat. Jay-Z Crazy in Love
5 3 Doors Down When I'm Gone
6 matchbox twenty Unwell
7 Chingy Right Thurr
8 Aaliyah Miss You
9 Kid Rock feat. Sheryl Crow Picture
10 Evanescence feat. Paul McCoy Bring Me to Life
11 Lil Jon and The East Side Boyz feat. Ying Yang Twins Get Low
12 Beyonce feat. Sean Paul Baby Boy
13 Nelly, P. Diddy and Murphy Lee Shake Ya Tailfeather
14 50 Cent feat. Nate Dogg 21 Questions
15 Jennifer Lopez feat. LL Cool J All I Have
16 Christina Aguilera Beautiful
17 Busta Rhymes and Mariah Carey feat. The Flipmode Squad I Know What You Want
18 Avril Lavigne I'm With You
19 Uncle Kracker feat. Dobie Gray Drift Away
20 Lil' Kim feat. 50 Cent Magic Stick
21 50 Cent P.I.M.P.
22 B2K and P. Diddy Bump, Bump, Bump
23 Fabolous feat. Tamia Into You
24 Fabolous feat. Mike Shorey and Lil' Mo Can't Let You Go
25 Ja Rule feat. Ashanti Mesmerize
26 Black Eyed Peas Where Is the Love?
27 Santana feat. Michelle Branch The Game of Love
28 Eminem Lose Yourself
29 Ashanti Rock Wit U (Awww Baby)
30 Justin Timberlake Cry Me a River
31 Tyrese How You Gonna Act Like That
32 Justin Timberlake Rock Your Body
33 Wayne Wonder No Letting Go
34 Pharrell feat. Jay-Z Frontin'
35 Dixie Chicks Landslide
36 Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott Work It
37 Jay-Z feat. Beyonce Knowles '03 Bonnie and Clyde
38 Nivea feat. Brian and Brandon Casey Don't Mess With My Man
39 Monica So Gone
40 Nelly feat. Kyjuan, Ali and Murphy Lee Air Force Ones
41 Lumidee Never Leave You - Uh Ooh, Uh Oooh!
42 Snoop Dogg feat. Pharrell and Uncle Charlie Wilson Beautiful
43 Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott feat. Ludacris Gossip Folks
44 Kelly Clarkson Miss Independent
45 Train Calling All Angels
46 YoungBloodZ feat. Lil Jon Damn!
47 Clay Aiken This Is the Night
48 John Mayer Your Body Is a Wonderland
49 Trapt Headstrong
50 Ginuwine In Those Jeans
51 Ludacris feat. Shawnna Stand Up
52 Jason Mraz The Remedy (I Won't Worry)
53 Santana feat. Alex Band Or Chad Kroeger Why Don't You and I
54 Jay-Z Excuse Me Miss
55 Jennifer Lopez feat. Styles and Jadakiss Jenny from the Block
56 Michelle Branch Are You Happy Now?
57 Shania Twain Forever and for Always
58 Nas I Can
59 No Doubt feat. Lady Saw Underneath It All
60 Daniel Bedingfield If You're Not the One
61 R. Kelly Thoia Thoing
62 3 Doors Down Here Without You
63 50 Cent Wanksta
64 Mya My Love is Like... Wo
65 Alan Jackson and Jimmy Buffett It's Five O'Clock Somewhere
66 Sean Paul Like Glue
67 Christina Aguilera feat. Lil' Kim Can't Hold Us Down
68 Lonestar My Front Porch Looking In
69 Amanda Perez Angel
70 Puddle Of Mudd She Hates Me
71 Frankie J Don't Wanna Try
72 Lil' Kim feat. Mr. Cheeks The Jump Off
73 Jewel Intuition
74 Ginuwine feat. Baby Hell Yeah
75 Toby Keith feat. Willie Nelson Beer for My Horses
76 Chingy feat. Ludacris and Snoop Dogg Holidae In
77 Baby Bash feat. Frankie J Suga Suga
78 Erykah Badu feat. Common Love of My Life (An Ode to Hip Hop)
79 Christina Aguilera Fighter
80 2Pac Thugz Mansion
81 Coldplay Clocks
82 Jaheim Put that Woman First
83 Ashanti Rain on Me
84 Mark Wills 19 Somethin'
85 Young Gunz Can't Stop, Won't Stop
86 Brooks and Dunn Red Dirt Road
87 Dierks Bentley What Was I Thinkin'
88 Ruben Studdard Flying Without Wings
89 Eminem Sing for the Moment
90 Darryl Worley Have You Forgotten?
91 Kenny Chesney No Shoes, No Shirt, No Problems
92 Aaliyah Come Over
93 Field Mob Sick of Being Lonely
94 R. Kelly Step in the Name of Love
95 Thalia feat. Fat Joe I Want You
96 Audioslave Like a Stone
97 Norah Jones Don't Know Why
98 Eminem Superman
99 Tim McGraw Real Good Man
100 Floetry Say Yes

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