Brett Domino has a quick guide that shows you how to make a hit pop song like Jason Derulo. He has them in a two part series both about five minutes long. It's very insightful and with everything that you need to become the next big pop star.
Get some fun instruments, have a sick drum beat in the back, and auto-tune your voice is all what you need in a nut shell. What do you guys think? Is it that simple to make a pop song or is there more to it?