Weekly Chart Notes: Phillip Phillips Finds His 'Home' At No. 1
Weekly Chart Notes: Phillip Phillips Finds His 'Home' At No. 1

The singer is the first 'American Idol' champion to send a debut single to No. 1 on Adult Pop Songs, where 'Home' hikes 2-1. Plus, new No. 1s from Ellie Goulding and Steven Curtis Chapman.

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Pop Songs
*** No. 1 *** "Locked Out Of Heaven" Bruno Mars

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Greatest Gainer No. 13 "I Knew You Were Trouble." Taylor Swift
Debut No. 36 "Thrift Shop" Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz
Debut No. 37 "Little Talks" Of Monsters And Men
Debut No. 39 "Turn Around" Conor Maynard Featuring Ne-Yo

Adult Contemporary
*** No. 1 *** "Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow" Rod Stewart
Greatest Gainer No. 2 "White Christmas" Michael Buble & Bing Crosby
Debut No. 19 "O Holy Night" Richard Marx
Debut No. 29 "All I Need Is Love" Cee Lo Green Featuring The Muppets

Adult Pop Songs
*** No. 1 *** "Home" Phillip Phillips

Phillip Phillips becomes the first "American Idol" champion to send a debut single to No. 1 on Adult Pop Songs, as "Home" hikes 2-1. The Fox series' reigning victor bests the peak of 2009 winner Kris Allen's introductory single "Like Like We're Dying," which reached No. 3 in 2010. "Home" also debuts on Alternative at No. 39 (see below).

Greatest Gainer No. 6 "Try" P!nk
Debut No. 38 "Take A Walk" Passion Pit
Debut No. 40 "Just A Fool" Christina Aguilera With Blake Shelton

Dance/Club Play Songs
*** No. 1 ***/Greatest Gainer "Anything Could Happen" Ellie Goulding
Hot Shot Debut No. 31 "Catch My Breath" Kelly Clarkson
Debut No. 34 "Scream & Shout" will.i.am Featuring Britney Spears
Debut No. 46 "Va Va Voom" Nicki Minaj
Debut No. 49 "Sorry" Ciara

R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
*** No. 1 *** "Adorn" Miguel
Greatest Gainer No. 19 "All Gold Everything" Trinidad James
Debut No. 36 "Love And War" Tamar Braxton

Rap Airplay
*** No. 1 *** "Clique" Kanye West, Jay-Z, Big Sean
Greatest Gainer No. 8 "F**kin Problems" A$AP Rocky Featuring Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar
Debut No. 24 "Thrift Shop" Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz
Debut No. 25 "She Don't Put It Down" Joe Budden Featuring Lil Wayne & Tank

Rock Airplay
*** No. 1 *** "I Will Wait" Mumford & Sons
Greatest Gainer No. 35 "The Season's Upon Us" Dropkick Murphys

Hot Shot Debut No. 49 "Hero" Family Of The Year

Recent Bubbling Under spotlight act Family of the Year enters Rock Airplay at No. 49 with "Hero." The harmony-infused folk-leaning track concurrently rises 20-19 on the adult alternative Triple A tally.

Alternative Songs
*** No. 1 *** "Madness" Muse
Greatest Gainer No. 5 "Trojans" Atlas Genius
Debut No. 33 "The Season's Upon Us" Dropkick Murphys
Debut No. 38 "Sweater Weather" The Neighbourhood
Debut No. 39 "Home" Phillip Phillips

Country Airplay
*** No. 1 *** "Cruise" Florida Georgia Line
Greatest Gainer No. 3 "Beer Money" Kip Moore
Hot Shot Debut No. 51 "American Beautiful" The Henningsens
Debut No. 57 "Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!" Blake Shelton
Debut No. 59 "Blue Christmas" Blake Shelton Featuring Pistol Annies

Latin Airplay
*** No. 1 ***/Greatest Gainer "Amor Real" Gocho Featuring Yandel & Wayne Wonder
Hot Shot Debut No. 42 "Te Deseo" Wisin & Yandel
Debut No. 46 "Unico" Joey Montana
Debut No. 47 "Alergica Al Amor" Ednita Nazario
Debut No. 48 "La Mejor De Todas" Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga

Regional Mexican Songs
*** No. 1 *** "Solo Vine A Despedirme" Gerardo Ortiz
Greatest Gainer No. 6 "La Misma Gran Senora" Jenni Rivera
Debut No. 35 "Te Amo (Para Siempre)" Intocable
Debut No. 38 "Todo Y Nada" Los Canarios de Michoacan

Latin Pop Songs
*** No. 1 *** "Volvi A Nacer" Carlos Vives
Greatest Gainer No. 19 "Zumba" Don Omar
Debut No. 39 "La Pregunta" J Alvarez

Tropical Songs
*** No. 1 *** "Volvi A Nacer" Carlos Vives
Greatest Gainer No. 15 "Se Vende" Alejandro Sanz
Debut No. 36 "Day 1" Leslie Grace
Debut No. 37 "Se Me Olvido Que Te Amaba" Frank Reyes
Debut No. 40 "Parking Lot" Nelly Furtado

Christian Songs
*** No. 1 ***/Greatest Gainer "Christmas Time Again" Steven Curtis Chapman

Charting on Christian Songs since the list's June 21, 2003, inception, format veteran Steven Curtis Chapman notches his first No. 1 at last with "Christmas Time Again." He'd previously come closest to the summit with another yuletide tune: 2005's No. 2-peaking "All I Really Want for Christmas."

Hot Shot Debut No. 39 "Worn" Tenth Avenue North
Debut No. 41 "Joy To The World" Francesca Battistelli
Debut No. 44 "O Holy Night" Sidewalk Prophets
Debut No. 45 "Marshmallow World" Francesca Battistelli
Debut No. 46 "Go, Tell It On The Mountain" Josh Wilson Featuring Mandisa
Debut No. 47 "Jingle Bell Rock" Jeremy Camp
Debut No. 48 "We Have A Savior" Hillsong
Debut No. 49 "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen" MIKESCHAIR

Gospel Songs
*** No. 1 *** "Take Me To The King" Tamela Mann
Greatest Gainer No. 2 "Hold On" James Fortune & FIYA Featuring Monica & Fred Hammond
Debut No. 30 "Go Tell It / Wonderful Child" James Fortune & FIYA Featuring Lisa Knowles & Shawn McLemore


Holiday Airplay

*** No. 1 *** "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree" Brenda Lee
Greatest Gainer "White Christmas" Michael Buble & Bing Crosby