13 Things to Know About the Billboard Charts This Week: Solange Takes a 'Seat' at No. 1 & More

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Solange 'A Seat at the Table'

As The Chainsmokers continue to dominate the Billboard Hot 100 with their hit "Closer" featuring Halsey, there's a lot of action elsewhere on the charts, including Solange reigning over the Billboard 200, the return of Twenty One Pilots to the top of the Billboard Artist 100, and gnash's first Hot 100 top 10.

Here are 13 things you need to know about the Billboard charts this week.

1. Lady Gaga’s “Million Reasons” opens on the Billboard + Twitter Top Tracks chart with a No. 3 debut. Click here to read the full article.

2. Solange crowns the Billboard 200 and Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart with her latest set A Seat at the Table. Click here to read the full article.

3. For the first time in nearly six years, Kings of Leon assume the throne of Billboard's Adult Alternative Songs airplay chart with Walls single "Waste a Moment." Click here to read the full article.

4. Kenny Chesney climbs 2-1 on Billboard's Hot Country Songs chart with "Setting the World on Fire," featuring pop star Pink. Click here to read the full article.

5. gnash's "I Hate U I Love You," featuring Olivia O'Brien, jumps 13-10 on the Hot 100, marking his first trip to the top 10. Click here to read the full article.

6. CL scores her first-ever entry on the Billboard Hot 100 as a lead artist with "Lifted." Click here to read the full article.

7. Green Day’s Revolution Radio tunes into the top spot on the U.K. Albums chart. Click here to read the full article.

8. Brooklyn rapper Young M.A. earns her first top 10 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs, as “OOOUUU” hops 12-8 on the chart. Click here to read the full article.

9. Major Lazer and Showtek join forces on festival banger "Believer," which debuts at No. 19 on Billboard's Hot Dance/Electronic Songs chart. Click here to read the full article.

10. Twenty One Pilots are back atop the Billboard Artist 100 chart, crowning the ranking for the second time in three weeks as they rise 2-1, Click here to read the full article.

11. Reggaeton duo Zion & Lennox score their first No. 1 on Top Latin Albums, as Motivan2 debuts atop the chart. Click here to read the full article.

12. Bon Iver blasts onto multiple Billboard charts at No. 1 with new album 22, A Million. Meanwhile, all 10 of the set's songs appear on the Hot Rock Songs chart. Click here to read the full article.

13. Utada Hikaru has made her official comeback to the music industry, debuting at No. 2 on World Albums on the chart with new album Fantome. Click here to read the full article.