Chart Highlights: One Direction, Katy Perry, U2 Score New No. 1s

One Direction

1D dominates an airplay chart for the first time, Perry's 'Dark Horse' rules Rhythmic Songs and U2 nets a record-setting No. 1 on Adult Alternative Songs

Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the top songs, Greatest Gainers and debuts on the surveys listed below.

All our charts are refreshed on billboard.com and Billboardbiz every Thursday and appear in the next issue of Billboard magazine.

Pop Songs
*** No. 1 (5 weeks)*** "Dark Horse" Katy Perry Featuring Juicy J
Greatest Gainer No. 4 "Happy" Pharrell Williams
Debut No. 37 "John Doe" B.o.B Featuring Priscilla

Adult Contemporary
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Counting Stars" OneRepublic
Greatest Gainer No. 14 "All Of Me" John Legend

Adult Pop Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Story Of My Life" One Direction
One Direction scores its first No. 1 on a Billboard radio airplay chart, as "Story of My Life" rises 2-1 on Adult Pop Songs. The boy band had reached No. 5 on the survey (and No. 3 on Pop Songs) with "What Makes You Beautiful" in 2012, but hadn't returned to the top 10 of each tally until its current hit. Sue O'Neil, program director of Pop Songs reporter WKSE and Adult Pop Songs panelist WTSS Buffalo, N.Y., is among those crediting the organic lean of "Story" for its radio success. "It's a new, more contemporary sound for One Direction," she says. "You find yourself singing and liking the song whether or not you normally like the boy-band sound, or even One Direction. It's a great song." "Story" concurrently enters the Adult Contemporary top 10 (11-10). It remains in the Pop Songs top 10 after reaching No. 4.

Greatest Gainer No. 4 "Happy" Pharrell Williams
Debut No. 35 "Neon Lights" Demi Lovato
Debut No. 36 "Raging Fire" Phillip Phillips
Debut No. 40 "Not A Bad Thing" Justin Timberlake

Dance Club Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Blow" Beyonce
Greatest Gainer No. 3 "Can't Remember To Forget You" Shakira Featuring Rihanna
Debut No. 33 "#SELFIE" The Chainsmokers
Debut No. 35 "Give Life Back To Music" Daft Punk
Debut No. 39 "You're Mine (Eternal)" Mariah Carey
Debut No. 46 "La La La" Naughty Boy Featuring Sam Smith
Debut No. 47 "Dominate My Love" Bouvier & Barona Featuring Amber Dirks

R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
*** No. 1 (8 weeks)*** "Drunk In Love" Beyonce Featuring Jay Z
Greatest Gainer No. 2 "Happy" Pharrell Williams
Debut No. 35 "Trophies" Young Money Featuring Drake
Debut No. 45 "Dark Horse" Katy Perry Featuring Juicy J
Debut No. 50 "Love & Sex Pt. 2" Joe Featuring Kelly Rowland

Adult R&B Songs
*** No. 1 (6 weeks)*** "All Of Me" John Legend
Greatest Gainer No. 7 "I Blame You" Ledisi
Debut No. 23 "Ain't Supposed To Cry" Shaliek

Rap Airplay
*** No. 1 (8 weeks)*** "Show Me" Kid Ink Featuring Chris Brown
Greatest Gainer No. 7 "Stoner" Young Thug
Debut No. 24 "Yayo" Snootie Wild Featuring Yo Gotti
Debut No. 25 "Cut Her Off" KCamp Featuring 2 Chainz

Rhythmic Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Dark Horse" Katy Perry Featuring Juicy J
Katy Perry collects her second Rhythmic Songs No. 1, as "Dark Horse" (featuring Juicy J) trots 2-1. She first ruled the ranking for four weeks in 2011 with "E.T." (featuring Kanye West). "Horse" crowns Pop Songs for a fifth week and gallops 8-6 on Adult Pop Songs.

Greatest Gainer No. 4 "Happy" Pharrell Williams
Debut No. 31 "#SELFIE" The Chainsmokers
Debut No. 35 "Headlights" Eminem Featuring Nate Ruess
Debut No. 40 "Party Girls" Ludacris Featuring Wiz Khalifa, Jeremih & Cashmere Cat

Country Airplay
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Compass" Lady Antebellum
Greatest GainerĀ  No. 17 "This Is How We Roll" Florida Georgia Line Featuring Luke Bryan
Debut No. 57 "Hope You Get Lonely Tonight" Cole Swindell
Debut No. 60 "Famous" Kelleigh Bannen

Christian Airplay
*** No. 1 (4 weeks)*** "This Is Amazing Grace" Phil Wickham
Greatest Gainer No. 8 "Keep Making Me" Sidewalk Prophets
Debut No. 44 "The Broken Beautiful" Ellie Holcomb
Debut No. 48 "I Am With You" Calling Glory
Debut No. 50 "Hope In Front Of Me" Danny Gokey

Gospel Airplay
*** No. 1 (27 weeks)*** "Every Praise" Hezekiah Walker
Greatest Gainer No. 10 "We Are Victorious" Donnie McClurkin Featuring Tye Tribbett
Debut No. 29 "Give Him Praise" Kathy Taylor-Brown
Debut No. 30 "You Are God" Brandon Camphor And OneWay

Rock Airplay
*** No. 1 (4 weeks)*** "Do I Wanna Know?" Arctic Monkeys
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 13 "Magic" Coldplay
Debut No. 27 "Guilty All The Same" Linkin Park Featuring Rakim
Debut No. 44 "I Wanna Get Better" Bleachers
Debut No. 46 "House Of The Rising Sun" Five Finger Death Punch
Debut No. 49 "Happy" Pharrell Williams

Alternative Songs
*** No. 1 (8 weeks)*** "Do I Wanna Know?" Arctic Monkeys
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 17 "Magic" Coldplay
Debut No. 33 "I Wanna Get Better" Bleachers
Debut No. 36 "Bridges" Broods

Adult Alternative Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Invisible" U2
U2 passes Coldplay for the most No. 1s in the 18-year history of the Adult Alternative Songs chart, as "Invisible" jumps 3-1. Now with 11 leaders, the band breaks a tie with Coldplay (10). (Dave Matthews band and Jack Johnson follow with nine No. 1s each.) Coldplay could soon reclaim its share of the record: its "Magic" soars in at No. 18 (and enters Rock Airplay at No. 13 and Alternative Songs at No. 17). "Magic" introduces Coldplay's sixth studio album, "Ghost Stories," due May 19.

Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 18 "Magic" Coldplay
Debut No. 27 "When We Were Young" Brett Dennen
Debut No. 29 "Lanterns" Birds Of Tokyo

Mainstream Rock Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Heaven Knows" The Pretty Reckless
Greatest Gainer No. 28 "Guilty All The Same" Linkin Park Featuring Rakim
Debut No. 32 "Wait For Me" Kings Of Leon
Debut No. 34 "Me And Mary Jane" Black Stone Cherry
Debut No. 38 "Out Of The Black" Royal Blood

Latin Airplay
*** No. 1 (1 week)***/Debut/Greatest Gainer "El Mar de Sus Ojos" Carlos Vives Featuring ChocQuibTown
Debut No. 47 "Diez Mil Maneras" David Bisbal
Debut No. 49 "Mi Tesoro" Jesse & Joy

Regional Mexican Songs
*** No. 1 (4 weeks)*** "Hermosa Experiencia" Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizarraga
Greatest Gainer No. 21 "Soy Parrandero" Los Tucanes de Tijuana
Debut No. 27 "Mi Segunda Vida" La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
Debut No. 37 "La Buena y La Mala" Banda Tierra Sagrada
Debut No. 40 "Que Te Lleve La Tristeza" La Leyenda

Latin Pop Songs
*** No. 1 (4 weeks)*** "El Perdedor" Enrique Iglesias Featuring Marco Antonio Solis
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 15 "El Mar de Sus Ojos" Carlos Vives Featuring ChocQuibTown
Debut No. 37 "Pompeii" Bastille
Debut No. 38 "La Noche Es Tuya" 3BallMTY Featuring America Sierra & Gerardo Ortiz

Tropical Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "El Perdedor" Enrique Iglesias Featuring Marco Antonio Solis
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 9 "El Mar de Sus Ojos" Carlos Vives Featuring ChocQuibTown
Debut No. 35 "Adrenalina" Wisin Featuring Jennifer Lopez & Ricky Martin
Debut No. 36 "Quiero Ser" El Juancho
Debut No. 37 "Con Las Manos Arriba" Limi-T 21 Featuring Gilberto Santa Rosa

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