Ask Billboard: More Potential Solo Stars


Wind-Up Records

Our latest mailbag considers more group lead singers who could hit big solo, back-to-back ballads atop the Hot 100, Hilary Duff's hit albums and more.

As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, as well as general music musings, to Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and country, if outside the U.S. Or, Tweet questions to Gary Trust: @gthot20


Hi Gary,

I know you always put out the call for us avid chart fans to share our personal charts. Here's my latest!


David Geib

This Week  Last Week
  1  "Wings," Little Mix
2  2  "Don't Rush," Kelly Clarkson featuring Vince Gill
3  4  "Long Distance," Melanie Amaro
4  6  "Suit & Tie," Justin Timberlake
5  7  "Little Things," One Direction
6  10  "Almost Home," Mariah Carey
7  8  "Woman's World," Cher
8  3  "Leaving," Pet Shop Boys
9  11  "Don't Worry, Be Happy," Guy Sebastian
10  15  "Remix (I Like The)," New Kids on the Block
11  13  "One More Time," Chris Medina
12  5  "Try," Pink
13  NEW  "Sun," Belinda Carlisle
14 14  "Shine On" (Klubjumpers Radio Mix), Expose
15 16  "Rock and Roll Love Affair," Prince
16 18  "Two Black Cadillacs," Carrie Underwood
17 17  "Picking Up the Pieces," Paloma Faith
18  9  "Better With You," Kris Allen
19  19  "Superman," Rick Astley
20  22  "Superstar," Madonna

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