Khalid Is No. 1 On Hot R&B Songs Chart With "Better"


After spending 10 weeks at No. 2 on the Billboard Hot R&b Songs Chart, Khalid’s “Better” monitor has lastly moved as much as No. 1, changing Ella Mai’s “Trip,” which charted on the prime for the previous consecutive 14 weeks.

It now marks Khalid’s second No. 1 on the chart together with his “Young, Dumb & BRoke” engaging in the feat for 11 weeks in 2017-18. Streaming numbers play the largest position within the 2-1 climb for Khalid with the monitor pulling in 17.1 million U.S. streams within the week ending January 10th. It’s additionally sufficient to maintain him at No. 1 on the R&B Streaming Songs chart for the second week in a row with a achieve of 19 %. 

The monitor additionally bleeds over on the Pop Songs airplay chart, remaining at No. 19 with a  6 % leap in radio play over the week. With its new numbers, “Better” additionally returns to its No. 12 peak on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart.

Elsewhere on the Hot R&B Songs chart, Khalid occupies three extra slots together with his “Saturday Nights” sitting at No. 9, whereas the Ty Dolla $ign and 6LACK collab strikes again into the highest 10 at No. 10. It beforehand peaked at No. 6. Additionally, his solo “Suncity” clocks in at No. 25 for the week. “Better,” “Saturday Nights,” and “Suncity” are all discovered on Khalid’s Suncity EP, which at the moment sits at No. 2 on the R&B Albums chart, the place Ella Mai’s self-titled debut claims No. 1.