Chart Highlights: Robin Thicke Links Year's Longest Pop Songs Reign With 'Blurred Lines'

July 11: Robin Thicke performs onstage during Taste of Chicago 2013.

Dana Loftus

The song, already the Billboard Hot 100's longest leader of 2013 (11 weeks to date), commands the Pop Songs airplay tally for an eighth frame. Plus, new No. 1s for Jay Z, Keith Urban and Prince Royce

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Pop Songs
*** No. 1 (8 weeks)*** "Blurred Lines" Robin Thicke Featuring T.I. + Pharrell

With an eighth week at No. 1 on Pop Songs for "Blurred Lines," featuring T.I. and Pharrell, Miley Cyrus' duet partner at the MTV Video Music Awards last night Robin Thicke rewrites the longest reign on the chart this year, passing the seven-week rule of Taylor Swift's "I Knew You Were Trouble." "Lines" logs the longest lead since Interscope Records labelmate Maroon 5 also stacked eight weeks on top with "One More Night" last year. No song has spent more time at No. 1 since Leona Lewis' "Bleeding Love" (nine weeks, 2008).

Greatest Gainer No. 19 "Wake Me Up!" Avicii
Debut No. 30 "Hold On, We're Going Home" Drake Featuring Majid Jordan
Debut No. 38 "Slow Down" Selena Gomez
Debut No. 39 "Can't Believe It" Flo Rida Featuring Pitbull
Debut No. 40 "Miss Movin' On" Fifth Harmony

Adult Contemporary
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Gone, Gone, Gone" Phillip Phillips
Greatest Gainer No. 13 "Blurred Lines" Robin Thicke Featuring T.I. + Pharrell
Debut No. 26 "Roar" Katy Perry

Adult Pop Songs
*** No. 1 (3 weeks)*** "Blurred Lines" Robin Thicke Featuring T.I. + Pharrell
Greatest Gainer No. 12 "Roar" Katy Perry

Dance/Club Play Songs
*** No. 1 (2 weeks)*** "Wake Me Up!" Avicii
Greatest Gainer No. 17 "Slow Down" Selena Gomez
Debut No. 39 "Applause" Lady Gaga
Debut No. 40 "Never Gonna Happen" Colette Carr
Debut No. 43 "Hush Hush" Asher Monroe
Debut No. 45 "Grown Woman" Beyonce
Debut No. 49 "Dagger" Trevor Simpson & The Cataracs
Debut No. 50 "Not Into You" Kim Cameron

R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
*** No. 1 (6 weeks)*** "Blurred Lines" Robin Thicke Featuring T.I. + Pharrell
Greatest Gainer No. 15 "Hold On, We're Going Home" Drake Featuring Majid Jordan
Debut No. 34 "I Need" TGT
Debut No. 38 "Honest" Future
Debut No. 45 "F*ckwithmeyouknowigotit" Jay Z Featuring Rick Ross
Debut No. 47 "All Me" Drake Featuring 2 Chainz & Big Sean
Debut No. 49 "Bounce It" Juicy J Featuring Wale And Trey Songz
Debut No. 50 "I Wanna Be With You" DJ Khaled Featuring Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross & Future

Rap Airplay
*** No. 1 (1 week)***/Greatest Gainer "Holy Grail" Jay Z Featuring Justin Timberlake
Debut No. 24 "Can't Believe It" Flo Rida Featuring Pitbull

Rock Airplay
*** No. 1 (2 weeks)*** "Royals" Lorde

Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 32 "Unbelievers" Vampire Weekend

Debut No. 45 "Fire, Fire" Heavens Basement
Debut No. 46 "Voices" Alice In Chains
Debut No. 47 "We're An American Band" Rob Zombie
Debut No. 48 "My Number" Foals

Alternative Songs
*** No. 1 (3 weeks)*** "Royals" Lorde
Greatest Gainer No. 14 "Come A Little Closer" Cage The Elephant
Debut No. 38 "Afraid" The Neighbourhood
Debut No. 39 "Tessellate" alt-J
Debut No. 40 "I Sat By The Ocean" Queens Of The Stone Age

Country Airplay
*** No. 1 (2 weeks)*** "Little Bit Of Everything" Keith Urban
Greatest Gainer No. 4 "Round Here" Florida Georgia Line
Debut No. 59 "I Hold On" Dierks Bentley

Latin Airplay   
*** No. 1 (1 week)***/Greatest Gainer "Darte Un Beso" Prince Royce
Debut No. 42 "Cuando Estas De Buenas" Pesado
Debut No. 43 "Buen Perdedor" La Maquinaria Nortena
Debut No. 44 "Un Minuto" Kevin Ortiz

Regional Mexican Songs
*** No. 1 (8 weeks)*** "El Ruido de Tus Zapatos" La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
Greatest Gainer No. 22 "Buen Perdedor" La Maquinaria Nortena
Debut No. 33 "Ya No Te Creo" Los Herederos de Nuevo Leon
Debut No. 38 "Borracho De Amor" Banda La Trakalosa

Latin Pop Songs
*** No. 1 (10 weeks)*** "Vivir Mi Vida" Marc Anthony
Greatest Gainer No. 2 "Darte Un Beso" Prince Royce
Debut No. 33 "Duele Decirte Adios" PeeWee
Debut No. 37 "Y Es Que La Quiero" Rigu

Tropical Songs
*** No. 1 (4 weeks)*** "Darte Un Beso" Prince Royce
Greatest Gainer No. 4 "Yo Te Lo Dije" J Balvin
Debut No. 40 "I Love It" Jencarlos Canela

Christian Songs
*** No. 1 (15 weeks)*** "Hello, My Name Is" Matthew West
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 26 "Your Grace Finds Me" Matt Redman
Debut No. 43 "Hope Is What We Crave" for King & Country
Debut No. 49 "Dangerous" Group 1 Crew

Gospel Songs
*** No. 1 (4 weeks)*** "Every Praise" Hezekiah Walker
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 21 "Holy One" Anaysha Figueroa
Debut No. 27 "If We Had Your Eyes" Michelle Williams
Debut No. 30 "Be Still And Know" Larry Callahan & Selected of God



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