Timberlake Still 'Sexy' At No. 1 On Hot 100
After capturing the top spot last week, Justin Timberlake's "SexyBack" holds its No. 1 title on the Billboard Hot 100 and is the chart's greatest airplay gainer. The cut also remains atop both the PopAfter capturing the top spot last week, Justin Timberlake's "SexyBack" holds its No. 1 title on the Billboard Hot 100 and is the chart's greatest airplay gainer. The cut also remains atop both the Pop 100 and Hot Digital Songs charts for a second week.
Elsewhere on the Hot 100, Fergie's "London Bridge" sticks to No. 2, Gnarls Barkley's "Crazy" climbs 4-3 and the Pussycat Dolls' "Buttons" featuring Snoop Dogg jumps 5-4.
Sean Paul's "(When You Gonna) Give It Up to Me" featuring Keyshia Cole falls 3-5 on the Hot 100 while Nelly Furtado's "Promiscuous" featuring Timbaland holds at No. 6. Snow Patrol's "Chasing Cars" leaps 18-7 and is the chart's greatest sales gainer. The U.K. rock act had never previously appeared on the Hot 100 despite notching several entries on the Modern Rock chart.
Ne-Yo's "Sexy Love" drops 9-8 on the Hot 100 but rises 2-1 on Hot Ringtones, ending the 14-week run of Koji Kondo's "Super Mario Brothers Theme," which falls to No. 2.
On the Hot 100, Nickelback's "Far Away" ascends 11-9 and Cassie's "Me & U" descends 7-10 to round out the top tier. The Pack's "Vans" earns the chart's top debut at No. 58.
Also new are Keith Urban's "Once in a Lifetime" (No. 72), Kenny Chesney's "You Save Me" (No. 81), Lloyd Banks' "Hands Up" featuring 50 Cent (No. 84), OK Go's "Here It Goes Again" (No. 87), Carrie Underwood's "Before He Cheats" (No. 92), Diddy's "Come To Me" featuring Nicole Scherzinger (No. 93), Birdman & Lil Wayne's "Stuntin' Like My Daddy" (No. 95), Rick Ross' "Push It" (No. 97) and OutKast's "Idlewild Blue (Don'tchu Worry 'Bout Me)" (No. 100).
Natasha Bedingfield's "Unwritten" seizes the top spot on Adult Contemporary, ending the 18-week run of Daniel Powter's "Bad Day," which falls to No. 2.
On the R&B/Hip-Hop Songs tally, Chingy's "Pullin' Me Back" featuring Tyrese rises 2-1, nudging Beyonce's "Deja Vu" featuring Jay-Z to No. 3 after two weeks atop the chart.
Mana's "Labios Compartidos" spends a sixth week atop Hot Latin Songs and the Wreckers' "Leave the Pieces" leads Hot Country Songs for a second week.
Three Days Grace's "Animal I Have Become" remains atop Modern Rock for a second week but ends its seven-week run on Mainstream Rock, where Stone Sour's "Through Glass" rises 2-1 as the two cuts swap positions.