"Girls" reigns for a second week & earns a uncommon honor atop the Radio Songs chart.
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). As it guidelines, it joins an elite number of hits which have led the Radio Songs chart for at the least 10 weeks.
The music fends off Juice WRLD's "Lucid Dreams," which hits a brand new No. 2 excessive in its 20th week on the Hot 100, due to its newest good points in streaming and airplay.
Let's run down the highest 10 on the latest Hot 100, which blends all-genre U.S. streaming, radio airplay and digital gross sales information. All charts will replace on Billboard.com tomorrow (Oct. 2).
As it holds at No. 1 (in its 18th week) on the Hot 100, "Girls" tops the Radio Songs chart for a 10th week, with 128 million in viewers within the week ending Sept. 30, primarily even week-over-week, in response to Nielsen Music. It turns into the 10th music by a duo or group to high Radio Songs for at the least 10 weeks because the Radio Songs chart launched in December 1990. (Notably, 4 of the 10 songs by duos or teams to rule Radio Songs for at the least 10 weeks every belong to Boyz II Men):
Longest-Leading Radio Songs No. 1s by Duos/Groups
Weeks at No. 1, Title, Artist, Date Reached No. 1
18, "Iris," Goo Goo Dolls, Aug. 1, 1998
16, "Don't Speak," No Doubt, Dec. 7, 1996
13, "No Scrubs," TLC, March 20, 1999
13, "One Sweet Day," Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men, Dec. 9, 1995
13, "The Sign," Ace of Base, Feb. 26, 1994
13, "End of the Road," Boyz II Men, Aug. 22, 1992
12, "I'll Make Love to You," Boyz II Men, Sept. 10, 1994
11, "Closer," The Chainsmokers feat. Halsey, Oct. 15, 2016
11, "On Bended Knee," Boyz II Men, Dec. Three, 1994
10, "Girls Like You," Maroon 5, Aug. Four, 2018
Goo Goo Dolls' "Iris" holds the longevity file at No. 1 on Radio Songs amongst all acts, whereas Maroon 5's "Girls" boasts the longest run atop the chart by any act since Ed Sheeran's "Shape of You," which spent 12 weeks at No. 1 in 2017.
Overall, "Girls" is the 36th of 268 complete Radio Songs No. 1s to rule for double-digit weeks, a feat that, thus, 13 p.c of all of the chart's No. 1s have attained.
"Girls" rebounds Four-Three on Digital Song Sales (24,000 downloads offered, up 14 p.c, within the week ending Sept. 27), after main for six weeks, and slides 10-13 on Streaming Songs (22.9 million U.S. streams, down 10 p.c, within the week ending Sept. 27), the place it reached No. 5.
Every week earlier, the music grew to become the primary pop hit to high the Hot 100 since January, ending a file run of 34 consecutive weeks by which rap songs had dominated the chart.
Juice WRLD's "Lucid Dreams" hits a brand new No. 2 Hot 100 peak, rising from No. Four in its 20th week on the chart; it beforehand ranked as excessive as No. Three on July 7. The observe (which samples Sting's 1993 music "Shape of My Heart") returns for a second week at No. 1 on Streaming Songs (41.6 million, up 5 p.c), after having first led the listing dated June 23.
Airplay continues to construct for "Dreams," which rises 10-9 on Radio Songs (63.9 million, up eight p.c). As for particular person codecs, it lifts Three-2 on Rhythmic Songs, enters the highest 10 on Pop Songs (11-10) and pushes 12-11 on Mainstream R&B/Hip-Hop.
On Digital Song Sales, "Dreams" dips 15-16 (11,000, down 5 p.c).
Maroon 5's "Girls" defends the Hot 100's summit regardless of its 2 drop in total exercise, whereas Juice WRLD's "Dreams" good points by 5 p.c, maybe previewing a more in-depth battle subsequent week.
"Dreams" concurrently spends its first week at No. 1 on each the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs and Hot Rap Songs charts, marking Juice WRLD's first chief on every listing.
Post Malone's "Better Now" likewise hits a brand new Hot 100 excessive (in its 22nd week), rising 5-Three, regardless of drops in all metrics. Airplay leads the way in which for the observe, which logs a 3rd week at its No. 2 peak on Radio Songs (102.2 million, down 5 p.c).
Notably, the regular Hot 100 ascents for "Lucid Dreams" and "Better Now" are pretty atypical. "Dreams" is simply the 10th music this decade to succeed in the highest two in at the least 20 weeks (of 139 complete top-two hits since January 2010). As for "Better," it's considered one of 13 songs in that span to hit the highest three in 22 or extra weeks (of 185 top-three titles).
Drake's "In My Feelings" falls 2-Four on the Hot 100, after 10 weeks at No. 1, and Eminem's Machine Gun Kelly diss observe "Killshot" slips to No. 5 after debuting every week in the past at No. Three. "Killshot" logs a second week at No. 1 on Digital Song Sales (53,000, up 37 p.c), whereas falling 2-7 on Streaming Songs (32.6 million, down 36 p.c).
Rounding out the Hot 100's high 10, Travis Scott's "Sicko Mode" rises 9-6, after hitting No. Four; Cardi B, Bad Bunny and J Balvin's former No. 1 "I Like It" descends 6-7; 6ix9ine's "FEFE," that includes Nicki Minaj and Murda Beatz, is regular at No. eight, after reaching No. Three; Kanye West and Lil Pump's "I Love It" drops 7-9 after debuting at No. 6 two weeks in the past; and 5 Seconds of Summer's first Hot 100 high 10, "Youngblood," holds at its No. 10 excessive. As beforehand reported, "Youngblood" turns into 5SOS' first No. 1 on the Pop Songs airplay chart.
Just under the Hot 100's high 10, three songs ascend to the highest 20 for the primary time: Lil Peep and XXXTentacion's posthumous collaboration "Falling Down" (47-13, following its first full week of monitoring); Marshmello and Bastille's "Happier" (31-15), because it leads the Hot Dance/Electronic Songs chart for a second week; and Ella Mai's "Trip" (21-18), following her debut hit "Boo'd Up," which rose to No. 5 on the Hot 100 in July.
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