The song jumps 11-1 in its first full tracking week.
“Lao’ a Lao’” surges 11-1 in its second week after its first full tracking week. The bachata tune with pop nuances was released Aug. 12 on Sony Music Latin and debuted at No. 11 (chart dated Aug. 21) with only four days of airplay. It pushes up Tropical Airplay with a 448% gain in audience impressions, to 5.1 million, earned in the week ending August 22, according to MRC Data.
“Every time one of my songs gets to No. 1, the overwhelming feeling is gratefulness,” Royce tells Billboard. “I’m so thankful for the support I have received with my music throughout the years and for this 21st Tropical Airplay No. 1.”