1. Lorde's 'Royals' Remains Atop Hot 100

    October 09, 2013 1:18 PM EDT The song logs a second week at the summit, takes over atop the On-Demand Songs chart and claims top Airplay Gainer honors for a second straight week. Plus, Miley Cyrus reaches the Radio Songs top 10 and Britney Spears bounds back up the Hot 100 Lorde's "Royals" rules the…

  2. Chart Highlights: Lorde's 'Team' Wins Way In At Rock; Backstreet's Back On Adult Pop Songs

    October 07, 2013 5:45 PM EDT Lorde debuts her new single ahead of the Billboard 200 bow of her album 'Pure Heroine,' while Backstreet Boys post a career-best entrance. Plus, new No. 1s for Anna Kendrick, Krewella and Billy Currington Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts…

  3. Justin Timberlake's Album Sales Forecast Grows, Lorde Set for No. 3 Debut on Billboard 200

    October 04, 2013 8:47 PM EDT On next week's Billboard 200 albums chart, Justin Timberlake is set for his second No. 1 this year, while red-hot singer Lorde is aiming for a No. 3 start with her debut full-length album, "Pure Heroine." As reported on Tuesday, Timberlake's "The 20/20 Experience…

  4. Ask Billboard: The #PraiseTheLorde Edition

    October 04, 2013 2:05 PM EDT As 'Royals' reaches the top of the Hot 100 this week, readers weigh in for an-all Lorde 'Ask Billboard' mailbag. As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as…

  5. Miley Cyrus' 'Wrecking Ball' Spends Second Week Atop Hot 100

    September 25, 2013 1:46 PM EDT The song narrowly holds off Katy Perry's former leader 'Roar,' which rises to No. 1 on Radio Songs. Lorde, meanwhile, tops Digital Songs with 'Royals' and Britney Spears' 'Work B**ch!' begins on the Hot 100 at No. 12 Miley Cyrus holds at No. 1…

  6. Lorde First Woman In 17 Years To Top Alternative Songs With 'Royals'

    August 12, 2013 1:05 PM EDT The New Zealand singer/songwriter, just 16, is the first lead solo female to rule the ranking since Tracy Bonham in 1996 (months before Lorde was born) With the aptly-titled "Royals," Lorde becomes the first lead solo female to crown Billboard's Nielsen BDS-based…

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