'Hollaback' Has Singles Chart Staying Power
Gwen Stefani's "Hollaback" has again fended off all comers to remain the No. 1 single in the United States. For a fourth consecutive week, the cut tops Billboard's Hot 100, as well as the Pop 100 andGwen Stefani's "Hollaback" has again fended off all comers to remain the No. 1 single in the United States. For a fourth consecutive week, the cut tops Billboard's Hot 100, as well as the Pop 100 (four weeks) and the Hot Digital Songs (five) charts.
A former threat in Ciara's "Oh" featuring Ludacris is starting to fade, but Mariah Carey's "We Belong Together" is picking up steam across several Billboard charts.
As "Oh" falls 2-3 on the Hot 100 and Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs charts and 1-2 on the Hot 100 Airplay tally, "Together" surges 3-2 on the Hot 100 and is the chart's greatest airplay gainer. The song also takes over the No. 1 post on the Hot 100 Airplay list and pushes 4-2 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, where Bobby Valentino's "Slow Down" is on top for a fourth week.
50 Cent's "Just a Lil Bit" moves up one to No. 4 on the Hot 100 as the Black Eyed Peas' "Don't Phunk With My Heart" crashes into the top 10 with a 11-6 move. The cut is the first single from "Monkey Business," due June 7 via A&M/Interscope.
Kelly Clakrson's “Since U Been Gone” rebounds 9-8 as the rest of the top 10 slips this week, led by "Hate It or Love It" by the Game featuring 50 Cent, which falls 4-5. Also dropping are Rob Thomas' "Lonely No More" (6-7) and Bobby Valentino's "Slow Down" (8-9) and Akon's "Lonely" (7-10).
Weezer's "Beverly Hills" is the Hot 100's greatest airplay gainer and jumps 47-21, but holds steady at No. 3 on Billboard's Modern Rock chart. The song is from "Make Believe" (Geffen/Interscope), which bows this week at No. 2 on The Billboard 200, the best showing of the band's career on the album chart.
The Hot 100's top debut is "Errtime" by Nelly featuring Jung Tru and King Jacob at No. 55. Also appearing on the chart this week for the first time are "Feel Good Inc" from Gorillaz and De La Soul (No. 74), "Let Me Hold You" by Bow Wow featuring Omarion (No. 93), Frankie J's "How To Deal" (No. 94), Lyfe Jennings' "Must Be Nice" (No. 99) and Darryl Worley's "If Something Should Happen" (No. 100).
Nine Inch Nails' "The Hand That Feeds" moves up one to take over the lead on Billboard's Modern Rock chart as Green Day's "Holiday" falls to No. 2 after three weeks on top. On the Mainstream Rock list, Mudvayne's "Happy?" that ascends to the summit with a 2-1 jump, ending the six-week reign of Audioslave's "Be Yourself," which slips to No. 2.
On the Hot Country Songs chart, Keith Urban's "Making Memories of Us" rises 3-1 in its 11th week while Jo Dee Messina's "My Give a Damn's Busted" drops 1-3. The country tally's top debut is Faith Hill's "Mississippi Girl," which bows at No. 27.
Clarkson's "Breakaway" is No. 1 on Billboard's Adult Contemporary chart for a 12th week, while Juanes' "La Camisa Negra" is in its fourth week on top of the Hot Latin Songs list.