“Cups” (also known as “Cups (Pitch Perfect’s When I’m Gone)”, “Cups (When I’m Gone)”, or “When I’m Gone (Cups) or (The Cup Song)”) is a song popularized by American actress Anna Kendrick from the film Pitch Perfect. The song became Kendrick’s first top-ten song on the US Billboard Hot 100, peaking at #6 on the chart.
Prior to the song’s release as a single in March 2013, the song debuted at number 93 on the Billboard Hot 100 for the week ending January 12, 2013. Afterward, the single was released and the song began a slow but steady ascent up the chart. In its 32nd week on the chart, the song reached number 6, its peak position to date. By October 2013, all versions of the song had sold 2.5 million downloads in the US.