Just two months into 2019, ladies in lead roles have already matched their whole time on high in all of 2018.
Ariana Grande's "7 Rings" guidelines the Billboard Hot 100 songs chart for a fifth week.
Meanwhile, Cardi B and Bruno Mars blast onto the Hot 100 at No. 5 with "Please Me," their second shared high 10. Their prior collab, "Finesse," reached No. Three final 12 months.
Let's run down the highest 10 of the Hot 100, which blends all-genre U.S. streaming, radio airplay and digital gross sales information. All charts will replace on Billboard.com tomorrow (Feb. 26).
'7 Rings' No. 1 once more: Grande's "7 Rings" spends a fifth week atop the Hot 100, encompassing its whole run on the rating. "Rings" leads the Streaming Songs chart for a fifth body, with 44.5 million U.S. streams, down 30 %, within the week ending Feb. 21, in keeping with Nielsen Music.
"Rings" ranks at No. Three, after posting three weeks at No. 1, on Digital Song Sales (27,000 offered within the week ending Feb. 21) and pushes 9-6 on Radio Songs, up 16 % to 71.Three million viewers impressions within the week ending Feb. 24, because it claims the Hot 100's high Airplay Gainer award for a fourth week.
"Rings" is the primary tune to spend its first 5 weeks on the Hot 100 at No. 1 since Drake's "God's Plan," which ranked on high for its first 11 (overlaying its whole reign) in February-April 2018. "Rings" is the primary tune by a lady to steer for its first 5 weeks since Adele's "Hello," which positioned at No. 1 for its first 10 frames (additionally encompassing its whole command) in November 2015-January 2016.
Lead ladies at No. 1 in 2019 = 2018: Women have now spent eight weeks at No. 1 on the Hot 100 on charts dated in 2019, all in lead roles, beginning with the seventh and final week on high on for Grande's prior No. 1, "Thank U, Next," on the chart dated Jan. 5, adopted by two weeks in cost for Halsey's "Without Me" and now 5 for "Rings." Thus, as of the primary chart dated in March, ladies in lead roles have matched final 12 months's whole time atop the Hot 100, as ladies credited as leads tallied eight weeks at No. 1 in all of 2018 (together with the primary six weeks on high for "Next"; Camila Cabello and Cardi B additionally dominated for every week every as leads in 2018).
In 2017, ladies as lead acts spent six weeks at No. 1 on the Hot 100, three every by Taylor Swift ("Look What You Made Me Do") and Cardi B ("Bodak Yellow [Money Moves]"). The 2018 and 2017 totals path that of 2016, when lead ladies ran up 16 weeks at No. 1, by Adele, Rihanna and Sia.
As beforehand reported, "Rings" mother or father LP Thank U, Next logs a second week at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart.
Halsey's former two-week Hot 100 No. 1 "Without Me" rebounds Four-2. As reported earlier, Benny Blanco, Halsey and Khalid's "Eastside" (at No. 12 on the Hot 100 after reaching No. 9) completes a file 31-week ascent to No. 1 on Billboard's Pop Songs radio airplay chart, dethroning "Without Me" after 4 weeks on high.
Post Malone and Swae Lee's former one-week Hot 100 chief "Sunflower (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse)" rises 5-Three, whereas topping the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs and Hot Rap Songs charts for an eighth week every.
Grande's "Next" drops Three-Four on the Hot 100.
Cardi B and Bruno Mars surge onto the Hot 100 at No. 5 with "Please Me." The stand-alone single (launched on Atlantic Records, each artists' dwelling label) begins at No. 1 on Digital Song Sales with 51,000 offered. Cardi B collects her third No. 1 on the gross sales survey, whereas Mars provides his ninth.
The monitor bows at No. 10 on Streaming Songs with 27.9 million U.S. streams, marking Cardi B's 11th high 10 and Mars' eighth. On Radio Songs, it expenses 33-22 (39 million in viewers attain).
On the Hot 100, Cardi B notches her seventh high 10 and Mars earns his 16th. Their first charted hit collectively, "Finesse," rose to No. Three on the Hot 100 in January 2018. The pair joins different twosomes who aren't official common duos however who’ve additionally teamed up for a number of Hot 100 high 10s. Rihanna, for instance, has shared three Hot 100 high 10s with Drake and a pair every with JAY-Z, Kanye West, Eminem and Calvin Harris. Drake, in the meantime, boasts 5 high 10s with Lil Wayne. Plus, Grande has mixed for 2 high 10s with Nicki Minaj, whereas, going again to the 1980s, Michael Jackson and Paul McCartney tallied two collectively, every of which peaked in 1983: "The Girl Is Mine" (No. 2) and "Say Say Say" (No. 1 for six weeks, into 1984).
Marshmello and Bastille's "Happier" is regular at No. 6 on the Hot 100, after reaching a No. 2 excessive, because it leads Hot Dance/Electronic Songs for a 23rd week, whereas Travis Scott's former one-week Hot 100 No. 1 "Sicko Mode" holds at No. 7.
Grande's "Break Up With Your Girlfriend, I'm Bored" falls 2-Eight in its second week on the Hot 100. Every week in the past, as "7 Rings" and "Thank U, Next" sandwiched the tune at Nos. 1 and three, respectively, Grande turned the primary soloist to rank at Nos. 1, 2 and three concurrently, and the second act general, after The Beatles in 1964.
While "Girlfriend" dips 2-Four on Streaming Songs (31.9 million, down 46 %) and 2-7 on Digital Song Sales (16,000, down 55 %), it beneficial properties by 59 % to 21.Three million in radio airplay viewers.
Panic! on the Disco's "High Hopes" descends Eight-9 on the Hot 100, after reaching No. Four. It leads Hot Rock Songs for a 17th week and Radio Songs for a 14th body (109.1 million, down 1 %), because it ties for the fifth-most time atop the radio rating (which started in 1990):
Most weeks at No. 1 on Radio Songs
18, "Iris," Goo Goo Dolls, 1998
16, "Girls Like You," Maroon 5 feat. Cardi B, 2018
16, "We Belong Together," Mariah Carey, 2005
16, "Don't Speak," No Doubt, 1996-97
14, "High Hopes," Panic! on the Disco, 2018-19
14, "No One," Alicia Keys, 2007-08
14, "Because You Loved Me," Celine Dion, 1996
Rounding out the Hot 100's high 10, Post Malone's "Wow." drops 9-10, after hitting No. Eight.
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