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Erica Banks Scores First Billboard No. 1 With ‘Buss It’ on Triller Charts

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'Buss It' reigns thanks in part to a video on the app from Banks herself.

Erica Banks is No. 1 on a Billboard chart for the first time, shooting to the top of both the Top Triller U.S. and Top Triller Global charts dated Feb. 6.

The Top Triller U.S. and Top Triller Global charts highlight the biggest songs on Triller based on a formula blending the amount of views of videos containing a respective songs, the level of engagement with those videos and the raw total of videos uploaded featuring each song, according to Triller. Data for the charts is represented on a Friday-Thursday tracking week, with the latest period running Jan. 22-28.

“Buss It” rises after three weeks on both the U.S. and Global tallies.

According to Triller, the week’s top video on the app using “Buss It” came from user curtisnewbill, followed by a clip from Banks herself.

The triumph of “Buss It” on the Triller charts coincides with the song’s continued rise on the Billboard Hot 100; it reaches a new peak of No. 67 on the latest survey, dated Feb. 6. It also continues to make inroads at radio, led by a No. 19 position on Rap Airplay.

The song garnered a 1% boost in U.S. streams on providers like Spotify and Apple Music over the Jan. 22-28 tracking period to 6.2 million streams total, according to MRC Data.