On the latest Billboard Hot 100 chart, 5 Seconds of Summer's "She's Kinda Hot" debuts, Demi Lovato's "Cool For the Summer" climbs, X Ambassadors reach a new high, and R. City's "Locked Away," featuring Adam Levine, debuts.
Fetty Wap’s 80-spot jump to No. 7 on the Hot 100 with “My Way,” reported yesterday, increased the total number of rap songs in the chart’s top 10 to four, as the track joined Silento’s “Watch Me” (No. 3), Wiz Khalifa’s “See You Again,” featuring Charlie Puth, (No. 5) and fellow Fetty Wap tune “Trap Queen” (No. 6) in the upper rung.
Three cheers -- and three weeks at No. 1 -- for OMI's "Cheerleader"! "Cheerleader" leads the Billboard Hot 100 for a third week, actually widening its lead over runner-up "Can't Feel My Face" by The Weeknd (it spends a second week at No. 2). Just a week ago, The Weeknd looked to continue its momentum to a possible No. 1 standing, as "Face" had just 9 percent fewer points than "Cheerleader."
Before Elvis & the Beatles ... Elton John, Madonna & Mariah ... Rihanna, Taylor, Gaga, and Katy Perry: Tommy Dorsey led the first Billboard chart, dated July 27, 1940. Celebrate this special diamond anniversary.
On the latest Billboard 200 albums chart: Eric Church's "The Outsiders" reaches 1 million sold, R5 and Ross Lynch's sales continue to grow, Kidz Bop Kids celebrate its 51st No. 1 on the Kid Albums chart, and Years & Years arrives.