What other songs made notable moves on the Hot 100 and other singles charts beyond Maroon 5, PSY, Bruno Mars and Chris Brown? Taylor Swift debuts five(!) songs on the chart including this week's Hot Shot Debut "22"; Flor Rida's Brenda Russell reinvention; Alicia Keys' "Girl on Fire"; Adele's "Skyfall" dips; and Nicki Minaj's "Va Va Voom."
When it comes to scoring hits, Flo Rida has it down to a science. In the Aug. 25 issue, the rapper's latest single, "Whistle," ended the reign of Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call Me Maybe" atop the Billboard Hot 100, climbing 3-1. Its total digital sales stand at 1.9 million, according to Nielsen SoundScan.Though "Whistle" loses the No. 1 spot this week to Taylor Swift's "We Are Never Ever Getting Back T
P!nk rockets into the Billboard Hot 100's top 10, as "Blow Me (One Last Kiss)" vaults 58-9 in its second week on the chart. Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call Me Maybe," meanwhile, holds at No. 1 for a sixth week.