The latest viral dance craze, @iHeartMemphis’ “Hit The Quan” took only four weeks to reach the top 10 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs. It climbs 15-8 (chart dated Sept. 12), with airplay, digital sales, and streaming numbers up across the board. Over on the Billboard Hot 100, it bounds 41-23 in its second charting week.
For 7-year-old Jeremiah Succar who's fighting a rare form of cancer, Rachel Platten's "Fight Song" means a little more than most. And, recently, he got a great surprise that should make it mean a bit more.
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis return to Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs following the Aug. 27 release of their latest single, “Downtown,” featuring Eric Nally, Melle Mel, Kool Moe Dee and Grandmaster Caz. The track is the highest debut of the week, arriving at No. 30 (on the chart dated Sept. 12) with only two days of sales and streaming data powering its bow and four days of airplay activity. It likewise enters the Billboard Hot 100 at No. 97.
Just in time for fall music festival season, Power 105.1 in New York announced the lineup for their annual Powerhouse event on Tuesday. Headliners for Powerhouse 2015 include Kendrick Lamar, Future, Big Sean, Fetty Wap, Meek Mill, Jeremih, Jidenna and Omarion.
Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias’ “El Perdon” is the undisputed Latin song of the summer, and now claims the title of being the second-longest running No. 1 in the 29-year history of the chart, spending a 26th consecutive week at No. 1.
Cobbs' sophomore album, "One Place Live," opens atop Billboard's Top Gospel Albums chart, while Rend Collective's "As Family We Go" begins at No. 1 on Top Christian Albums. Plus, Plumb posts her third Christian Airplay top 10.