The 89th Academy Awards
50 Cent's 'Candy' Enters Ninth Week At No. 1
50 Cent notches a ninth week atop Billboard's Hot 100 with "Candy Shop" featuring Olivia. The song remains strong despite being replaced at the top of Billboard's Hot Rap Tracks list by the Game's "Ha50 Cent notches a ninth week atop Billboard's Hot 100 with "Candy Shop" featuring Olivia. The song remains strong despite being replaced at the top of Billboard's Hot Rap Tracks list by the Game's "Hate It or Love It," which also features 50 Cent and is No. 2 on the Hot 100 for a third week.
Gwen Stefani's "Hollaback Girl" makes a bold move toward the summit, jumping 10-3 as the greatest digital gainer for a second consecutive week. The cut also moves 4-1 on the Hot Digital Songs list, switching places with Weezer's "Beverly Hills."
Akon's "Lonely" is No. 4 for a second week, while Kelly Clarkson's "Since U Been Gone" falls 4-5. After debuting at No. 87 last week, Clarkson's "Behind These Hazel Eyes" rockets to No. 65.
Frankie J's "Obsession (No Es Amor)" featuring Baby Bash dips 5-6 and Green Day's "Boulevard of Broken Dreams" also falls one spot to No. 7. 50 Cent's "Disco Inferno" falls 7-9.
Ciara nabs her third Hot 100 top 10 hit as "Oh" featuring Ludacris gains 17-8, and is the chart's fastest track at radio. The R&B newcomer went to No. 1 with first single "Goodies," followed by a No. 2 peak with "1,2 Step" featuring Missy Elliott.
At No. 54, the Used and My Chemical Romance share hot shot debut honors with a cover of Queen and David Bowie's "Under Pressure," which also appears at No. 14 on the Hot Digital Songs list.
Also debuting this week on the Hot 100 are Squeak E. Clean's "Hello Tomorrow" featuring the Yeah Yeah Yeahs' Karen O. at No. 85, Mary J. Blige's "MVP" featuring the Game and 50 Cent at No. 86, Mudvayne's "Happy?" at No. 89, Ana Nalick's "Breathe (2 A.M.)" at No. 92, Destiny's Child's "Cater 2 U" at No. 95, Phil Vassar's "I'll Take That As a Yes (The Hot Tub Song)" at No. 96, Lonestar's "Class Reunion (That Used To Be Us)" at No. 99 and Fantasia's "Free Yourself" at No. 100.
Despite an 8-10 slip on the Hot 100, Amerie's "1 Thing" is the new leader of the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart with a one-slot gain. That chart changes its name this issue from Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks. Also changing this week are Billboard's Hot Latin Tracks and Hot Country Singles & Tracks charts. Respectively, they are now called Hot Latin Songs and Hot Country Songs.
Audioslave continues atop the Modern Rock Tracks and Mainstream Rock Tracks tallies for a third week with "Be Yourself," while Kenny Chesney's "Anything But Mine" is the Hot Country Songs No. 1 for a second week. Juanes' "La Camisa Negra" reigns for a second week on the Hot Latin Songs chart.