Gary Trust

Billboard Associate Director of Charts/Radio, Chart Beat Columnist

Gary Trust is Billboard’s associate director of charts/radio and editor of Billboard’s Chart Beat column. Before joining Billboard in 2006, Gary worked on-air in radio for 14 years at such stations as WBMX Boston, WSNE Providence, R.I., and WMVY Martha’s Vineyard, Mass.

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MAGIC!'s 'Rude' No. 1 On Hot 100, Sam Smith's 'Stay With Me' Surges

Not to be rude … but enough introduction. Let's get right into our weekly rundown of the Hot 100's top 10 and more. "Rude" logs a third week at No. 1 on the Digital Songs chart with 195,000 downloads sold (up 6 percent) in the week ending July 20, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
Magic! at Mackapoolooza in Miami Beach

MAGIC!'s 'Rude' No. 1 on Hot 100, Sam Smith Surges

MAGIC!'s "Rude" rules the Billboard Hot 100 for a second week, while Sam Smith makes the biggest move within the top 10, as "Stay With Me" pushes 5-3 after the song became available to be streamed on Spotify.

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