Ariana Grande and Ed Sheeran Hit Milestones, Avril Lavigne Returns and More Hot 100 Chart Moves

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'God Is a Woman' and 'Perfect' make strikes, and 'Head Above Water' debuts.

As beforehand reported, Maroon 5's "Girls Like You," that includes Cardi B, spends a second week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart (dated Oct. 6). The tune holds off Juice WRLD's "Lucid Dreams," which hits a brand new No. 2 excessive, rising from No. four.

Who else makes noteworthy Hot 100 chart strikes this week?

"God Is a Woman," Ariana Grande
After changing into Grande's 10th Hot 100 high 10 (reaching No. eight) on Sept. 1, the week that father or mother album Sweetener debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200, "God Is a Woman" ascends to the Radio Songs high 10, the place it's Grande's ninth high 10. The monitor lifts 11-10 on Radio Songs, up 10 %  to 57.four million in viewers within the monitoring week, based on Nielsen Music.

Here is a take a look at all 9 of Grande's Radio Songs high 10s thus far:

No. 2, "Problem," feat. Iggy Azalea (July 5, 2014)
No. eight, "Break Free," feat. Zedd (Oct. 11, 2014)
No. 5, "Bang Bang," with Jessie J & Nicki Minaj (Oct. 25, 2014)
No. three, "Love Me Harder," with The Weeknd (Jan. 17, 2015)
No. eight, "One Last Time" (April 25, 2015)
No. 6, "Dangerous Woman" (July 2, 2016)
No. three, "Side to Side," feat. Nicki Minaj (Dec. 31, 2016)
No. three, "No Tears Left to Cry" (July 14, 2018)
No. 10 (thus far), "God Is a Woman" (Oct. 6, 2018)

Since her first week within the Radio Songs high 10 (June 7, 2014), Grande boasts essentially the most high 10s amongst girls, forward of Taylor Swift's eight and Rihanna's seven. Overall, she's tied with Justin Bieber for the second-best complete, after Drake's 10 in that span.

While "Woman" is rising, Republic Records is concurrently selling new Sweetener single "Breathin," which climbs 62-58 on the Hot 100 (after hitting No. 22 on Sept. 1). "Breathin" positive aspects by 51 % to 15.9 million in radio attain.

"Perfect," Ed Sheeran
The former six-week Hot 100 No. 1 (billed as a duet with Beyoncé for the primary 5 of these frames, due to the recognition on the time of its remix), rebounds 23-21 in its 57th week on the chart. The ballad turns into simply the 25th single to spend a minimum of 57 weeks on the Hot 100 within the record's 60-year historical past; impressively, Sheeran is the one artist with three hits within the elite membership (whereas Imagine Dragons have two, together with the record-holder):

Longest-Charting Hot 100 Hits
Weeks on Chart, Title, Artist, Peak Pos., Peak Date
87, "Radioactive," Imagine Dragons, No. three, July 6, 2013
79, "Sail," AWOLNATION, No. 17, Oct. 12, 2013
76, "I'm Yours," Jason Mraz, No. 6, Sept. 20, 2008
69, "How Do I Live," LeAnn Rimes, No. 2, Dec. 13, 1997
68, "Counting Stars," OneRepublic, No. 2, Jan. 18, 2014
68, "Party Rock Anthem," LMFAO feat. Lauren Bennett & GoonRock, No. 1 (six weeks), July 16, 2011
65, "Rolling within the Deep," Adele, No. 1 (seven weeks), May 21, 2011
65, "You Were Meant for Me"/"Foolish Games," Jewel, No. 2, April 19, 1997
64, "Before He Cheats," Carrie Underwood, No. eight, June 2, 2007
62, "Ho Hey," The Lumineers, No. three, Dec. 29, 2012
62, "You and Me," Lifehouse, No. 5, Aug. 27, 2005
61, "Demons," Imagine Dragons, No. 6, Dec. 7, 2013
60, "Need You Now," Lady Antebellum, No. 2, March 20, 2010
60, "Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)," Los Del Rio, No. 1 (14 weeks), Aug. three, 1996
59, "Shape of You," Ed Sheeran, No. 1 (12 weeks), Jan. 28, 2017
59, "All of Me," John Legend, No. 1 (three weeks), May 17, 2014
59, "Somebody That I Used to Know," Gotye feat. Kimbra, No. 1 (eight weeks), April 28, 2012
58, "Thinking Out Loud," Ed Sheeran, No. 2, Jan. 31, 2015
58, "How to Save a Life," The Fray, No. three, Oct. 7, 2006
58, "Smooth," Santana feat. Rob Thomas, No. 1 (12 weeks), Oct. 23, 1999

57, "Perfect," Ed Sheeran, No. 1 (six weeks), Dec. 23, 2017
57, "Dark Horse," Katy Perry feat. Juicy J, No. 1 (4 weeks), Feb. eight, 2014
57, "Lights," Ellie Goulding, No. 2, Aug. 18, 2012
57, "Use Somebody," Kings Of Leon, No. four, Sept. 12, 2009
57, "Higher," Creed, No. 7, July 22, 2000

"Head Above Water," Avril Lavigne
Lavigne logs her 20th profession Hot 100 entry, and first since 2014, as "Head Above Water" debuts at No. 64 following its first full week of monitoring. It bounds 23-2 on the Digital Song Sales chart with 33,000 downloads bought, whereas sporting three.2 million U.S. streams.

Lavigne first hit the Hot 100 dated June 1, 2002, with the eventual No. 2-peaking "Complicated," her first of 5 high 10s. She topped the May 5, 2007-dated chart with "Girlfriend."

"Water" rises 5-2 on the Hot Christian Songs chart, the place it's Lavigne's first charted title.