1. DJ Khaled's 'Wild Thoughts,' Featuring Rihanna & Bryson Tiller, Aiming for Top 10 Hot 100 Debut

    June 23, 2017 11:37 AM EDT The track from Khaled's new album should start as the week's No. 2-selling song. DJ Khaled 's newest single "Wild Thoughts" could launch in the top 10 on next week's Billboard Hot 100 chart (dated July 8). The song fe ...

  2. Drake's 'Signs' Tops Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 Chart

    June 22, 2017 12:24 PM EDT Three months after releasing his Billboard 200-topping fourth full-length album More Life , Drake is back with new music. His latest non-album track , "Signs," surged to the top of the Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 chart Thursday  mor ...

  3. Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee's 'Despacito' Rules Hot Latin Songs Chart for 20th Week

    June 22, 2017 9:49 AM EDT “Despacito” is the eighth song to hit the 20-week mark on the Hot Latin Songs chart. Luis Fonsi  and  Daddy Yankee ’s “Despacito,” featuring  Justin Bieber , earns its 20th week at No. 1 on the  Hot Latin Songs  chart (dated July 1), becoming only ...

  4. Shakira Earns Sixth No. 1 on Latin Albums Chart With 'El Dorado'

    June 21, 2017 6:16 PM EDT Shakira ’s latest album, El Dorado, rises to No. 1 on the Top Latin Albums chart (dated July 1) in its third week on the list (climbing 2-1), on the strength of 8,000 equivalent album units earned in the week ending June 15 (down 22 percent), acco ...

  5. Katy Perry Completes Record Climb to No. 1 on Billboard Artist 100

    June 21, 2017 12:21 PM EDT The diva reaches the top for the first time, powered by her new album "Witness." Katy Perry vaults from No. 44 to No. 1 on the Billboard Artist 100 chart (dated July 1) to become the top musical act in the U.S. for the first time. She co ...

  6. Ed Sheeran Beats Katy Perry to Australia's Chart Crown

    June 20, 2017 5:57 AM EDT Ed Sheeran’s Divide (Warner) snatches a lucky 13th week at No. 1 on Australia albums chart while Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee’s “Despacito” (Republic/Universal) featuring Justin Bieber continues its own streak with a fifth week atop the national ...

  7. Royal Blood Is Lording It Over Midweek U.K. Albums Chart

    June 20, 2017 3:54 AM EDT Royal Blood is pumping on the midweek U.K. chart with the rockers’ new album How Did We Get So Dark? (Warner Bros) while DJ Khaled’s “Wild Thoughts” (Black Butter/We The Best) collaboration with Rihanna and Bryson Tiller  is poised for the highest ...

  8. Lorde Heading for First No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart

    June 19, 2017 10:59 PM EDT Singer/songwriter Lorde is on track for her first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart, according to industry forecasters. Sources suggest that her new album, Melodrama , may launch at No. 1 with perhaps 80,000 to 90,000 equivalent album units e ...

  9. G-Dragon's 'Kwon Ji Yong' USB Release Opens Debate About What Makes an Album

    June 19, 2017 10:30 PM EDT While G-Dragon 's  Kwon Ji Yong  made a major debut on the Billboard 200  last week, the album's physical release has found a bit of a snag on its album charts at home.  As Billboard previously reported , the five-track release is curren ...

  10. 13 Things to Know About the Charts This Week: Halsey Becomes First Woman to Score No. 1 Album in 2017

    June 17, 2017 9:00 AM EDT Halsey celebrates her first No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart this week with Hopeless Fountain Kingdom , becoming the first woman to have a No. 1 album on the chart in 2017. The debut also helps the singer vault 21-1 on the Billboard Artist ...

  11. DJ Khaled's 'Wild Thoughts' Featuring Rihanna & Bryson Tiller Tops Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 Chart

    June 16, 2017 11:48 AM EDT The track is DJ Khaled’s fourth release from his upcoming 10th studio album. DJ Khaled ’s latest all-star single “Wild Thoughts,” featuring Rihanna and Bryson Tiller , surged to the top of the Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 chart Friday morning ...

  12. Bob Seger's Top 20 Biggest Billboard Hot 100 Hits

    June 16, 2017 9:00 AM EDT Over the past six decades, Bob Seger has been a staple on Billboard ’s charts. Since notching his first hit in 1968 (“Ramblin’ Gamblin’ Man,” credited to his former band The Bob Seger System), Seger has charted 31 hits on the Billboard Hot 100 and ...

  13. Soundtrack Album Sales Up 31 Percent in 2017, Thanks to 'Moana,' 'Trolls,' 'Guardians 2' & More

    June 15, 2017 10:09 PM EDT It’s been a banner year for soundtracks on the Billboard 200 chart following the success of top 10 efforts like La La Land , Moana and Fifty Shades Darker . In total, soundtrack albums have sold 4.58 million copies in 2017 (through the week ending ...

  14. Shania Twain's New Single Hits No. 1 on Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 Chart

    June 15, 2017 12:05 PM EDT She’s still the one! 15 years after the release of Shania Twain ’s last studio album Up! -- her first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 -- the diva’s new single “Life’s About to Get Good” surged to the top of the Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 ch ...

  15. Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazlewood's 'Summer Wine' Leads Top TV Commercials Chart for May

    June 14, 2017 4:26 PM EDT Plus, Mark Morrison debuts with a classic hit & William Onyeabor debuts in the top 10. Nancy Sinatra and Lee Hazlewood ’s former Billboard Hot 100 hit “Summer Wine” debuts at No. 1 on Billboard & Clio’s Top TV Commercials chart, powered by ...

  16. Imagine Dragons' 'Believer' Leads THR's Top TV Songs Chart for May

    June 14, 2017 2:50 PM EDT Plus, four songs from 'Sense8' debut and Edoardo Vianello notches his first Billboard chart entry. Imagine Dragons ’ hit single “Believer” leads THR’s Top TV Songs chart, powered by Tunefind and Shazam, for May, after its appearance in T ...

  17. Halsey Hits No. 1 on Billboard Artist 100

    June 14, 2017 10:58 AM EDT Halsey spends her first week at No. 1 thanks to the arrival of her No. 1 album, “hopeless fountain kingdom.” Halsey is the top musical act in the U.S. for the first time, as the singer vaults 21-1 on the Billboard Artist 100 chart (dated June 24), ...

  18. Katy Perry's 'Witness' a Lowly No. 5 on U.K Midweek Chart, London Grammar's 'Truth' Out in Front

    June 12, 2017 10:41 PM EDT Katy Perry’s new album Witness  (Virgin) can only manage fifth place on the U.K.’s midweek chart as London Grammar’s latest effort takes a massive lead in the race to the title.  London Grammar’s Truth Is A Beautiful Thing (Ministry of Sound) has ...

  19. Ed Sheeran's 'Divide' Rules Australia's Album Chart For a 12th Week

    June 12, 2017 6:02 AM EDT Ed Sheeran’s Divide  (Warner) banks a twelfth non-consecutive week at No. 1 in Australia while Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s “Despacito” (Republic/Universal) completes a month at the top of the national singles survey.  Sheeran’s blockbuster third ...

  20. 13 Things to Know About the Charts This Week: Bryson Tiller & The Beatles Highlight Album Action

    June 10, 2017 9:00 AM EDT Bryson Tiller notches his first No. 1 on the Billboard 200 this week, as his debut album True to Self arrives atop the tally. On the Billboard Artist 100 , Bruno Mars returns to No. 1 for the first time in three months and The Beatles earn a new p ...

  21. Hot 100 Chart Moves: Childish Gambino's 'Redbone' Reaches the Top 20

    June 09, 2017 10:31 AM EDT The song marks a new milestone six months into its climb. Plus, chart action for Niall Horan, Quavo & Lauren Jauregui. As previously reported , Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee 's "Despacito," featuring Justin Bieber , leads the Bill ...

  22. David Guetta's New Single '2U,' Feat. Justin Bieber, Tops Billboard + Twitter Trending 140

    June 09, 2017 10:25 AM EDT David Guetta 's latest single "2U," featuring Justin Bieber , debuted atop the Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 chart Friday morning (June 9) after its release at midnight ET. The Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 chart measures the ...

  23. Shakira's 'El Dorado' Scores Biggest Sales Week for a Latin Album in More Than Two Years

    June 07, 2017 3:39 PM EDT Plus, Shakira earns her seventh No. 1 on Latin Pop Albums. Shakira scores the biggest sales week for a Latin album in more than two years, as her latest LP El Dorado bows at No. 1 on the Latin Album Sales chart (dated June 17) with 20,000 copies s ...

  24. The Beatles Leap to Top 5 on Billboard Artist 100 With a Little Help From 'Sgt. Pepper' Re-Release

    June 07, 2017 3:23 PM EDT The Fab Four reach a new high, while Bruno Mars returns to No. 1. The Beatles re-enter the Billboard Artist 100 chart (dated June 17) at a new peak of No. 5, powered by the 50th-anniversary re-release of their classic album Sgt. Pepper's Lone ...

  25. Ariana Grande's 'One Last Time' Is Challenging For the U.K. Chart Crown

    June 06, 2017 1:59 AM EDT Ariana Grande's emotional appearance at the One Love Manchester concert could propel her to the top of the U.K. singles chart. The U.S. pop singer’s “One Last Time” (Republic) was downloaded 15,000 times in the 24 hours after Sunday’s all-sta ...

  26. Ed Sheeran Rules Australia's Albums Chart for 11th Week

    June 05, 2017 2:34 AM EDT Ed Sheeran’s Divide (Warner) logs an eleventh non-consecutive week atop Australia’s albums chart while Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s “Despacito” (Republic/Universal) featuring Justin Bieber , manages a third week at No. 1 on the national singles s ...

  27. Fifth Harmony's First Single as a Quartet, 'Down,' Debuts Atop Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 Chart

    June 02, 2017 10:26 AM EDT Fifth Harmony 's new single "Down," featuring Gucci Mane , surged to the top of the Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 chart Friday morning (June 2) after its release. The track is the group's first new single in 2017 and the fir ...

  28. Billboard 200 Chart Moves: Guns N' Roses 'Greatest' Hits Landmark 400th Week on Chart

    June 02, 2017 8:41 AM EDT Guns N' Roses' "Greatest Hits" is now one of only seven albums to spend at least 400 weeks on the chart. On the latest Billboard 200 albums chart (dated June 10), Linkin Park nabbed its sixth No. 1 album with One More Light , d ...

  29. Linkin Park Leaps to No. 1 on Billboard Artist 100

    May 31, 2017 11:40 AM EDT The group rules the chart for the first time, and is the first rock act to reign in 2017, fueled by its new No. 1 album. Linkin Park vaults 50-1 on the Billboard Artist 100 chart (dated June 10) to become the top musical act in the U.S. for the fi ...

  30. The Beatles' 'Sgt. Pepper's' Marching to No. 1 in U.K.

    May 31, 2017 5:44 AM EDT The Beatles ' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (EMI) is marching back to No. 1 in the U.K., a half century after it first conquered the sales chart.  The remastered 50th anniversary edition of the hyper-influential album has shifted ...

  31. Ed Sheeran's 'Divide' Logs a 10th Week Atop Australia's Albums Chart

    May 29, 2017 3:14 AM EDT Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s “Despacito” (Republic/Universal), featuring Justin Bieber , locks up a second straight week atop Australia’s singles chart while Ed Sheeran’s Divide (Warner) returns to the albums chart summit for a 10th non-successiv ...

  32. Liam Payne Becomes Fourth One Direction Member to Top Billboard + Twitter Top Tracks Chart

    May 25, 2017 5:24 PM EDT Payne’s first solo single, featuring Quavo, debuts at No. 1 on the chart. Liam Payne ’s “Strip That Down,” featuring Quavo , debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard + Twitter Top Tracks chart (dated June 3), earning the One Direction singer his first cha ...

  33. Rewinding the Charts: In 1997, Spice Girls Powered to No. 1

    May 24, 2017 2:09 PM EDT Scary, Baby, Ginger, Posh and Sporty brought Cool Britannia to America when their debut album topped the Billboard 200 on May 24, 1997. In the spring of 1997, Spice Girls mania ruled as the British vocal quintet rose to No. 1 on the Billboard 200 ...

  34. Harry Styles Follows Zayn as Second One Direction Member to Top Billboard Artist 100

    May 24, 2017 2:08 PM EDT Styles spends his first week at No. 1, fueled by the chart-topping start of his debut solo LP. Harry Styles is the top musical act in the U.S. for the first time, as he leaps 20-1 on the Billboard Artist 100 chart (dated June 6), marking his first ...

  35. Chris Cornell Songs Storm LyricFind Charts After His Death

    May 23, 2017 2:38 PM EDT Less than a week after Chris Cornell died in his hotel room in Detroit after a performance with Soundgarden , the legendary grunge singer sweeps the top five spots of both the LyricFind U.S. and LyricFind Global charts (either solo or as a member ...

  36. Harry Styles Hits No. 1 Down Under

    May 22, 2017 1:20 AM EDT Harry Styles is the top man in Australia where his debut Harry (Columbia/Sony) starts at No. 1 on the national albums chart, while Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s “Despacito” (Republic/Universal) featuring Justin Bieber climbs to the lead on the sin ...

  37. Drake's 'Gyalchester' Tops Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 After Billboard Music Awards Performance

    May 22, 2017 12:01 AM EDT Drake 's former top 40 Billboard Hot 100 hit "Gyalchester" surged to the top of the  Billboard + Twitter Trending 140  chart after  his performance  at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday night (May 21), broadcast live on ABC. The ...

  38. 13 Things to Know About the Charts This Week: Justin Bieber Makes Hot 100 History With New No. 1s in Back-to-Back Weeks

    May 20, 2017 9:00 AM EDT Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee 's "Despacito," featuring Justin Bieber , crowns the Billboard Hot 100 (dated May 27), becoming the first mostly-Spanish language song to hit No. 1 since Los Del Rio's "Macarena" in 1996. I ...

  39. Billboard 200 Chart Moves: 'Guardians of the Galaxy: Awesome Mix Vol. 1' Becomes Only Second Soundtrack to Sell a Million Digital Albums

    May 19, 2017 2:58 AM EDT On the latest Billboard 200 albums chart (dated May 27), Logic notches his first No. 1 as his new Everybody album debuts atop the tally. It earned 247,000 equivalent album units in the week ending May 11, according to Nielsen Music. Of that sum, 1 ...

  40. How Logic & Chris Stapleton's Albums Sold Across the U.S.: A Region-by-Region Breakdown

    May 18, 2017 6:30 PM EDT It’s a busy week at the top of the May 27-dated  Billboard 200 chart, as Logic ’s Everybody and Chris Stapleton ’s From A Room: Volume 1 debut at Nos. 1 and 2, respectively, with robust bows. Everybody — Logic’s third studio set — launches on the ...

  41. 'Room' at the Top: Chris Stapleton Hits No. 1 on Billboard Artist 100

    May 17, 2017 11:38 AM EDT Chris Stapleton is the top musical act in the U.S. for the first time, as the country/Americana singer-songwriter surges 42-1 on the Billboard Artist 100 chart (dated May 27) for his first week atop the chart. The Artist 100 (which launched in Jul ...

  42. Joy Williams' 'Don't Let Me Down' Cover Hits No. 1 on Top TV Commercials Chart for April

    May 16, 2017 6:11 PM EDT Joy Williams ’ “Don’t Let Me Down” -- a cover of The Chainsmokers ’ No. 3 Billboard Hot 100 hit featuring Daya -- climbs to No. 1 on Billboard & Clio’s Top TV Commercials chart, powered by Shazam, for April, after its appearance in State Farm’ ...

  43. Harry Styles is Cruising Towards No. 1 on U.K. Albums Chart

    May 15, 2017 11:53 PM EDT King Harry has a certain ring about it. And if his debut album continues to perform well in the days ahead, Harry Styles will indeed be crowned king of the U.K. albums survey. The British singer is hurtling towards No. 1 on the U.K. Albums Chart a ...

  44. '13 Reasons Why' Rules THR's Top TV Songs Chart for April With Record-Setting Seven Songs

    May 15, 2017 3:41 PM EDT Netflix’s hit show 13 Reasons Why dominates THR’s Top TV Songs chart, powered by Tunefind and Shazam, for April, as seven songs from the show crack the top 10 – the most ever for a single television series. Rankings for the Top TV Songs chart are ...

  45. DJ Khaled, Ed Sheeran Rule Australia's Charts

    May 15, 2017 3:13 AM EDT DJ Khaled is still The One . The Miami DJ and producer enters a second week at the summit of Australia’s singles chart with his collab-crammed track “I’m the One” (Universal/Sony) while Ed Sheeran’s Divide (Warner) rises 2-1 for a ninth week atop ...

  46. 13 Things to Know About the Charts This Week: DJ Khaled Is the 'One' at No. 1

    May 13, 2017 9:00 AM EDT DJ Khaled's "I'm the One," featuring Justin Bieber , Quavo , Chance the Rapper and Lil Wayne , earns a No. 1 debut on the Billboard Hot 100 , becoming just the 28th single ever to blast in atop the list. Plus, Kendrick Lamar ho ...

  47. 'Back to the 90s' Duo Talk Viral Hit's 'Life-Changing, Career-Making' Billboard Chart Debut

    May 12, 2017 3:59 PM EDT '90s kids, rejoice! Ben Giroux and Jensen Reed, the masterminds behind the viral hit “Back to the 90s” featuring Garrett Clayton, scored an unexpected hit on Billboard ’s Comedy Digital Track Sales chart, as the song debuted at No. 11 (on the ...

  48. Billboard 200 Chart Moves: John Mellencamp Earns 19th Top 40 Album With 'Sad Clowns & Hillbillies'

    May 11, 2017 10:25 PM EDT On the latest Billboard 200 albums chart (dated May 20), Kendrick Lamar’s DAMN. notched a third week atop the list , earning 173,000 equivalent album units in the week ending May 4, according to Nielsen Music. Elsewhere in the top 10, there were n ...

  49. Miley Cyrus' 'Malibu' Hits No. 1 on Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 Chart

    May 11, 2017 3:14 PM EDT She’s back! Miley Cyrus surged to the top of the real-time Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 chart Thursday afternoon (May 11) after the release of her first solo single in four years, “Malibu.” The Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 chart measures t ...

  50. Kendrick Lamar Continues Reign Atop Billboard Artist 100

    May 11, 2017 10:18 AM EDT Kendrick Lamar spends his third consecutive week as the top musical act in the U.S, holding the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Artist 100 chart (dated May 20). The Artist 100 (which launched in July 2014) measures artist activity across key metrics o ...

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