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.

Vine Star Shawn Mendes Set For Big Debut With 'Life Of The Party'

Vine Star Shawn Mendes Set For Big Debut With 'Life Of The Party'

Shawn Mendes is getting the "Party" started in a big way. The 15-year-old Canadian pop singer, who first gained acclaim by performing cover songs on Vine and YouTube, is set to storm onto the Billboard Hot 100 next week with his debut single on Island Records, "Life of the Party."
Vine Star Shawn Mendes Set For Big Debut With 'Life Of The Party'

Vine Star Shawn Mendes Set For Big Debut With 'Life Of The Party'

Shawn Mendes is getting the "Party" started in a big way. The 15-year-old Canadian pop singer, who first gained acclaim by performing cover songs on Vine and YouTube, is set to storm onto the Billboard Hot 100 next week with his debut single on Island Records, "Life of the Party."
Iggy Azalea

Iggy Azalea Leads Hot 100 For Fifth Week, Maroon 5 Debuts In Top 20

Iggy Azalea notches a fifth week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with "Fancy," featuring Charli XCX, and holds at No. 2 as a featured act on Ariana Grande's "Problem." Meanwhile, MAGIC! tops Digital Songs with "Rude," which stays at No. 3 on the Hot 100, and Maroon 5 makes its way to the Hot 100, as "Maps" debuts at No. 14.

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