Chart Highlights: Maroon 5's 'Maps' Makes Record Start; Michael Jackson, Justin Timberlake Top Adult R&B Songs

Maroon 5 Performs at Custom Marooned on Malibu Island Concert for New York City Fans at Roseland Ballroom on November 16, 2013 in New York City. 
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Maroon 5's Maps' start's with the best first-week plays total in the Adult Pop Songs airplay chart's history. Plus, new No. 1s for Jackson and Timberlake, Iggy Azalea and Enrique Iglesias

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Pop Songs
*** No. 1 (3 weeks)*** "Fancy" Iggy Azalea Featuring Charli XCX
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 18 "Maps" Maroon 5
Debut No. 35 "Boom Clap" Charli XCX


Adult Pop Songs
*** No. 1 (3 weeks)*** "Ain't It Fun" Paramore
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 16 "Maps" Maroon 5
Maroon 5 makes a record-setting debut on Billboard's Adult Pop Songs chart, as "Maps" enters at No. 16 with 1,909 first-week plays, according to Nielsen BDS. The sum marks the best opening-week plays total (and second-best debut rank, a feat it shares with Eric Clapton's 1996 hit "Change the World") in the chart's 18-year history. The prior record-holder? Alanis Morissette's "Thank U," which started with 1,520 plays and at a record No. 13 rank (Oct. 10, 1998). Maroon 5's "Payphone" ranks third with 1,410 debut-week spins (May 5, 2012). "Payphone" was the lead single from Maroon 5's last album, "Overexposed"; "Maps" previews follow-up "V," due Sept. 2.

"Maps" also roars onto Pop Songs at No. 18, tying for the sixth-best opening rank and the third-best opening-week plays total (4,319) in the chart's 22-year history. With the song having also arrived at retail last week, it looks set to make a notable debut this week on the Billboard Hot 100, details of which will be revealed on Billboard.com on Wednesday (June 25).

Debut No. 38 "Latch" Disclosure Featuring Sam Smith


Adult Contemporary
*** No. 1 (4 weeks)*** "All Of Me" John Legend
Greatest Gainer No. 12 "Not A Bad Thing" Justin Timberlake
Debut No. 28 "Rude" MAGIC!
Debut No. 30 "Forever" Whitney Wolanin


Dance Club Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)***/Greatest Gainer "Fancy" Iggy Azalea Featuring Charli XCX
Debut No. 45 "Battle Cry" Scarlett Rabe
Debut No. 48 "B Who U R" Cary Nokey
Debut No. 49 "Tonight" Aiden Jude Featuring Nafsica


Rhythmic Songs
*** No. 1 (4 weeks)*** "Fancy" Iggy Azalea Featuring Charli XCX
Greatest Gainer No. 4 "2 On" Tinashe Featuring ScHoolboy Q
Debut No. 35 "Stay With Me" Sam Smith
Debut No. 39 "Foreign" Trey Songz


Rock Airplay
*** No. 1 (7 weeks)*** "Fever" The Black Keys
Greatest Gainer No. 14 "Riptide" Vance Joy
Debut No. 44 "U Get Me High" Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers


Alternative Songs
*** No. 1 (7 weeks)*** "Fever" The Black Keys
Greatest Gainer No. 18 "I Don't Want To Be Here Anymore" Rise Against
Debut No. 36 "Step" Vampire Weekend
Debut No. 37 "West Coast" Lana Del Rey
Debut No. 38 "Take Me To Church" Hozier
Debut No. 39 "Seasons (Waiting On You)" Future Islands


Adult Alternative Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Stay With Me" Sam Smith
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 11 "U Get Me High" Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers
Debut No. 23 "Angel In Blue Jeans" Train
Debut No. 30 "Seasons (Waiting On You)" Future Islands


Mainstream Rock Songs
*** No. 1 (3 weeks)*** "Painkiller" Three Days Grace
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 25 "World On Fire" Slash featuring Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators
Debut No. 39 "Respect" Devour The Day


R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
*** No. 1 (5 weeks)*** "Loyal" Chris Brown Featuring Lil Wayne & French Montana Or Too $hort Or Tyga
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 34 "No Mediocre" T.I. Featuring Iggy Azalea
Debut No. 46 "Walk It Out" Jennifer Hudson Featuring Timbaland
Debut No. 48 "Run" Marsha Ambrosius




Adult R&B Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Love Never Felt So Good" Michael Jackson & Justin Timberlake
The late King of Pop reigns again, as Michael Jackson's "Love Never Felt So Good," with Justin Timberlake, lifts 2-1 on Adult R&B Songs. Jackson previously topped the chart (which launched in September 1993) with "You Are Not Alone" for three weeks in 1995 and "Butterflies" (five, 2002). Meanwhile, Timberlake lands his first Adult R&B Songs No. 1. He'd previously reached No. 2 with another superstar duet, "Until the End of Time," with Beyonce, in 2008.

Greatest Gainer No. 11 "Good Kisser" Usher
Debut No. 30 "Forever Love" Kandi Featuring Q Parker


Rap Airplay
*** No. 1 (4 weeks)*** "Fancy" Iggy Azalea Featuring Charli XCX
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 19 "No Mediocre" T.I. Featuring Iggy Azalea
Debut No. 24 "No Flex Zone!!" Rae Sremmurd
Debut No. 25 "I Don't Know" Meek Mill


Country Airplay
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Lettin' The Night Roll" Justin Moore
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 27 "American Kids" Kenny Chesney
Debut No. 60 "Roller Coaster" Luke Bryan


Latin Airplay
*** No. 1 (6 weeks)*** "Bailando" Enrique Iglesias Featuring Descemer Bueno & Gente de Zona
Greatest Gainer No. 5 "Tus Latidos" Calibre 50
Debut No. 41 "Creo En Mi" Natalia Jimenez
Debut No. 44 "Problem" Ariana Grande Featuring Iggy Azalea
Debut No. 48 "Amaneci Con Ganas    Noel Torres
Debut No. 50 "We Are One (Ole Ola) [The 2014 FIFA World Cup Official Song]" Pitbull Featuring Jennifer Lopez & Claudia Leitte


Regional Mexican Airplay
*** No. 1 (4 weeks)*** "Quien Se Anima" Gerardo Ortiz
Greatest Gainer No. 2 "Tus Latidos" Calibre 50
Debut No. 38 "Y Asi Fue" Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda


Latin Pop Songs
*** No. 1 (5 weeks)*** "Bailando" Enrique Iglesias Featuring Descemer Bueno & Gente de Zona
Greatest Gainer No. 22 "Creo En Mi" Natalia Jimenez
Debut No. 33 "Nina De Mi Corazon" Karlos Rose
Debut No. 37 "Ole Brazil" Elvis Crespo Featuring Maluma


Tropical Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Bailando" Enrique Iglesias Featuring Descemer Bueno & Gente de Zona
Greatest Gainer No. 4 "Cuando Nos Volvamos A Encontrar" Carlos Vives Featuring Marc Anthony
Debut No. 26 "Tu Me Quemas" Chino & Nacho Featuring Gente de Zona & Los Cadillacs
Debut No. 35 "Como Yo Le Doy" Pitbull Featuring Don Miguelo
Debut No. 36 "Quiero Saber De Ti" Charlie Cruz
Debut No. 37 "#Secretos" Reykon
Debut No. 38 "Desde Ayer" Gustavo & Andrea


Christian Airplay
*** No. 1 (7 weeks)*** "We Believe" newsboys
Debut/Gainer No. 28 "Mercy" Matt Redman
Debut No. 31 "Overwhelmed" Big Daddy Weave
Debut No. 43 "Disconnected" VERIDIA
Debut No. 50 "Heartbeat" City Harbor


Gospel Airplay
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Amazing" Ricky Dillard & New G
Greatest Gainer No. 13 "It Pushed Me" J.J. Hairston & Youthful Praise
Debut No. 29 "Say Yes" Michelle Williams Featuring Beyonce And Kelly Rowland