Ava Max Rules Emerging Artists Chart, Thanks to Debut Hit ‘Sweet But Psycho’


Plus, Gesaffelstein re-enters and Kero Kero Bonito debuts.

Pop singer-songwriter Ava Max leads Billboard's Emerging Artists chart (dated Jan. 26) for the primary time on the power of her debut hit, "Sweet But Psycho," which reaches a brand new excessive on the Billboard Hot 100 at No. 36.

The music, which leads the Official UK Singles chart for a fourth week, drew 15 million in radio viewers, 12.6 million streams and 13,000 in gross sales domestically within the newest monitoring week, in response to Nielsen Music.

"Sweet" additionally hits new peaks on Dance Club Songs (No. 2) and Pop Songs (No. 24).

Rounding out the Emerging Artists chart's high 5, Dean Lewis and Lauv maintain at Nos. 2 and three, respectively, Jordan Davis leaps Eight-Four and lovelytheband falls to No. 5 after seven whole weeks at No. 1.

Gesaffelstein re-enters Emerging Artists at No. Eight, a brand new peak, because of his collaboration with The Weeknd, "Lost within the Fire," which debuts at a brand new personal-best rank of No. 27 on the Hot 100. He beforehand teamed with The Weeknd on "I Was Never There" and "Hurt You," which reached Nos. 35 and 43, respectively, on the Hot 100 final April.

Plus, indie-pop group Kero Kero Bonito arrives at No. 11 on Emerging Artists, as its sophomore LP Time 'N' Place launches at No. 1 on Heatseekers Albums (2,000 copies offered), whereas EP Totep concurrently enters at No. 6 (1,000).

Check out this week's full Emerging Artists chart here.