Ariana Grande Aiming For First HipHopMagz Hot 100 No. 1 With 'Thank U, Next'


The tune, launched late Saturday, Nov. three, may launch on prime subsequent week.

Ariana Grande is vying for her first No. 1 on subsequent week's Billboard Hot 100 chart (dated Nov. 17), as her new single "Thank U, Next" may blast in on the summit, following its launch late Saturday evening (Nov. three).

The Hot 100 songs survey blends weekly streaming, airplay and gross sales information, in line with Nielsen Music.

According to constructing Nielsen Music information, "Next," launched on Republic Records, ought to launch with over 50 million U.S. streams, 10 million in airplay viewers and 60,000 downloads bought, inserting it in line to reach because the most-streamed and most-sold tune of the week.

Notably, the tune will debut on the Hot 100 with simply over 5 days of streaming and gross sales information, because the monitoring week for these metrics runs Friday by Thursday. (Grande has launched two movies for the tune thus far: an audio clip upon its launch, and a lyric video Nov. 6.)

Grande, who's managed by Scooter Braun's SB Projects, has notched 10 Hot 100 prime 10s, hitting a No. 2 excessive with "Problem," that includes Iggy Azalea, in 2014. She most not too long ago reached the area with "God Is a Woman" (No. eight in September), which this week turns into her fourth No. 1 on the Pop Songs airplay chart.

"Woman" is from Grande's third Billboard 200 No. 1 album, Sweetener, whereas "Next" is, as of now, a stand-alone observe, with the tune's lyrics referencing previous relationships with (amongst others), real-life exes Pete Davidson and the late Mac Miller.

If "Next" soars in atop the Hot 100, it might dethrone Maroon 5's "Girls Like You," that includes Cardi B, which has led the checklist for seven weeks working.

Highlights of subsequent week's Hot 100 will put up on Monday (Nov. 12), with all charts posting the next day (Nov. 13).