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.

Elvis Presley's Billboard Chart Records

Elvis Presley's Billboard Chart Records

On what would've been the King of Rock & Roll's 80th birthday, a look back at five of his most impressive chart achievements.
Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson

Mark Ronson, Bruno Mars Top Hot 100 With 'Uptown Funk!'

If 2014 was the year of women dominating the Billboard Hot 100's upper reaches, men are wasting no time in trying to reclaim the coveted territory as 2015 begins. On the first chart released this year (dated Jan. 17), Mark Ronson's "Uptown Funk!," featuring Bruno Mars, rises 2-1 to crown the Hot 100.
Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson

Mark Ronson, Bruno Mars Top Hot 100 With 'Uptown Funk!'

If 2014 was the year of women dominating the Billboard Hot 100's upper reaches, men are wasting no time in trying to reclaim the coveted territory as 2015 begins. On the first chart released this year (dated Jan. 17), Mark Ronson's "Uptown Funk!," featuring Bruno Mars, rises 2-1 to crown the Hot 100.

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