On the latest Billboard 200 albums chart: Jason Aldean lands his sixth million-selling album, Shawn Mendes' "Handwritten" motors up the tally, N.W.A. returns, and the "Finding Neverland" cast album debuts.
The hits keep coming for Ed Sheeran: the U.K. singer-songwriter has earned his fourth top 20 title on the Billboard Hot 100 from his X album as “Photograph” steps 21-20. It follows “Sing” (No. 13), “Don’t” (No. 9) and “Thinking Out Loud” (No. 2).
The Chemical Brothers have landed their sixth U.K. chart-topping album. Born in the Echoes (Virgin EMI/Universal) went straight to No. 1 in Friday's new sales data from the Official Charts Company, while Little Mix started a third week atop the singles chart with "Black Magic" (Syco Music/Sony).
One Direction’s surprise single "Drag Me Down" - the first without Zayn Malik - entered at No. 1 on the Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 chart earlier today (July 31), toppling 5 Seconds of Summer’s “She’s Kinda Hot” from the chart’s top position.
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."