Plus, Elvis Costello debuts.
For a second straight week, Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper rank at Nos. 1 and three on the Billboard Artist 100 chart, respectively. Gaga is the highest musical act within the U.S. (on the chart dated Oct. 27) for a fourth complete week, because of the A Star Is Born soundtrack, which spends its second week atop the Billboard 200 albums chart with 143,000 equal album items earned within the week ending Oct. 18, in response to Nielsen Music.
The Artist 100, which launched in July 2014, measures artist exercise throughout key metrics of music consumption, mixing album and monitor gross sales, radio airplay, streaming and social media fan interplay to offer a weekly multi-dimensional rating of artist reputation.
Gaga and Cooper's repeat Artist 100 placements are additionally owed to the acts' presence on the Billboard Hot 100. The soundtrack's lead single, their duet "Shallow," stands at No. 10 (down from its No. 5 excessive), whereas Gaga's solo songs "Always Remember Us This Way" and "I'll Never Love Again" rank at Nos. 50 and 54, respectively.
Gaga first led the Artist 100 on Nov. 12, 2016, when her album Joanne launched atop the Billboard 200, and once more on Feb. 25, 2017, when the set blasted 66-2 following her Super Bowl LI halftime present efficiency.
BTS surges from No. 7 to No. 2 on the Artist 100 because of a surge in social media response, because the Ok-pop kings have been particularly lively on Twitter, posting photographs of their European tour. The group guidelines the Social 50 chart for a 97th week.
BTS has spent two complete weeks atop the Artist 100 (June 2 and Sept. eight).
Plus, Elvis Costello bows at No. 51 on the Artist 100, the very best debut on the chart this week, as his new album with the Imposters, Look Now, launches at No. 6 on Top Rock Albums and No. 46 on the Billboard 200 (13,000 items). The set is Costello's highest-charting on the Billboard 200 with the Imposters since 2004's The Delivery Man (No. 40) and his 32nd complete entry.
Check out this week's full Artist 100 chart right here.