Chart Highlights: Iggy Azalea, MAGIC! Score New No. 1s, Foo Fighters Return

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Iggy Azalea performs at Zilker Park on October 4, 2014 in Austin, Texas.  

'Black Widow' nets Azalea a Pop Songs honor last earned by Lady Gaga. Plus, MAGIC! tops AC and Foo Fighters storm multiple rock charts and more.

Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the top songs, Greatest Gainers and debuts on the surveys listed below.

All our charts are refreshed on billboard.com and Billboardbiz every Thursday and appear in the next issue of Billboard magazine.




Pop Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Black Widow" Iggy Azalea Featuring Rita Ora
Iggy Azalea becomes just the fourth artist in the Pop Songs radio airplay chart's 21-year history to send her first three chart entries to No. 1, as "Black Widow" (featuring Rita Ora) steps 2-1. The song follows her first charted hit, "Fancy" (featuring Charli XCX), which led for three weeks in June/July, and "Problem" by Ariana Grande featuring Azalea; the latter led for two weeks in July – and knocked "Fancy" out of the top spot. Azalea is the first act to go three-for-three out-of-the-gate since Lady Gaga sent a record six career-opening titles to No. 1 in 2009-10. The other two acts to earn the honor with three each: Avril Lavigne (2002-03) and Ace of Base (1994). (Ora, meanwhile, earns her first Pop Songs No. 1.)

Greatest Gainer No. 11 "Animals" Maroon 5
Debut No. 39 "Take Me To Church" Hozier


Adult Contemporary
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Rude" MAGIC!
MAGIC!'s "Rude" crowns another ranking, rising 3-1 on Adult Contemporary. The pop/reggae smash spent six weeks atop the Billboard Hot 100 (beginning on July 26) and led Adult Pop Songs for five frames; Pop Songs, Digital Songs and On-Demand Songs (three each); and Radio Songs (one). Meanwhile, follow-up "Let Your Hair Down" is nearing Pop Songs with a 51 percent surge in plays, according to Nielsen BDS.

Greatest Gainer No. 4 "Shake It Off" Taylor Swift
Debut No. 26 "Break Free" Ariana Grande Featuring Zedd


Adult Pop Songs
*** No. 1 (4 weeks)*** "Shake It Off" Taylor Swift
Greatest Gainer No. 4 "Don't" Ed Sheeran
Debut No. 36 "Cadillac, Cadillac" Train
Debut No. 39 "Afterlife" Ingrid Michaelson


Dance Club Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Parachute" Olivia Somerlyn
Greatest Gainer No. 6 "Elevation" Erasure
Debut No. 39 "Everybody Be Somebody (2014)" Ruffneck Featuring Yavahn
Debut No. 45 "Lionhearted" Porter Robinson Featuring Urban Cone
Debut No. 46 "Body Pop" Ranny Featuring Jipsta


Rhythmic Songs
*** No. 1 (2 weeks)*** "Black Widow" Iggy Azalea Featuring Rita Ora
Greatest Gainer No. 6 "Touchin, Lovin" Trey Songz Featuring Nicki Minaj
Debut No. 37 "She Knows" Ne-Yo Featuring Juicy J
Debut No. 39 "Don't" Ed Sheeran
Debut No. 40 "About The Money" T.I. Featuring Young Thug


R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
*** No. 1 (2 weeks)*** "New Flame" Chris Brown Featuring Usher & Rick Ross
Greatest Gainer No. 4 "Hold You Down" DJ Khaled Featuring Chris Brown, August Alsina, Future & Jeremih
Debut No. 50 "Let's Get It" Ca$h Out Featuring Ty Dolla $ign & Wiz Khalifa


Adult R&B Songs
*** No. 1 (4 weeks)*** "Stay With Me" Sam Smith
Greatest Gainer No. 7 "Call My Name" Avery * Sunshine
Debut No. 27 "New Flame" Chris Brown Featuring Usher & Rick Ross
Debut No. 30 "I.R.S." Angie Fisher


Rap Airplay
*** No. 1 (3 weeks)*** "0 To 100 / The Catch Up" Drake
Greatest Gainer No. 3 "i" Kendrick Lamar
Debut No. 25 "L.A.LOVE (la la)" Fergie


Rock Airplay
*** No. 1 (4 weeks)*** "Stolen Dance" Milky Chance




Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 5 "Something From Nothing" Foo Fighters
Foo Fighters blast back with "Something From Nothing," the first single from Sonic Highways, due Nov. 10. The song starts on Rock Airplay at No. 5, marking one of only four songs to arrive in the top five this year. It roars in at No. 12 on Alternative Songs and No. 16 on Mainstream Rock Songs.

Debut No. 45 "Same Damn Life" Seether


Alternative Songs
*** No. 1 (6 weeks) *** "Stolen Dance" Milky Chance
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 12 "Something From Nothing" Foo Fighters
Debut No. 33 "Gooey" Glass Animals
Debut No. 35 "Happy Idiot" TV On The Radio
Debut No. 37 "Cecilia And The Satellite" Andrew McMahon
Debut No. 39 "Bad Habit" The Kooks


Adult Alternative Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Gotta Get Away" The Black Keys
Debut No. 24 "Flaws" Bastille
Debut No. 25 "Shut Up + Dance" Walk The Moon

Greatest Gainer No. 30 "Louder Than Words" Pink Floyd
Pink Floyd charts its first song on an airplay chart since 2000, as "Louder Than Words" enters Adult Alternative Songs as the Greatest Gainer at No. 30. The track previews The Endless River, the band's 15th album, due Nov. 10.


Mainstream Rock Songs
*** No. 1 (2 week)*** "Edge Of A Revolution" Nickelback
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 16 "Something From Nothing" Foo Fighters
Debut No. 38 "Reincarnate" Motionless In White


Country Airplay
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Burnin' It Down" Jason Aldean
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 31 "Drunk Americans" Toby Keith
Debut No. 52 "She Don't Love You" Eric Paslay
Debut No. 55 "Freestyle" Lady Antebellum


Christian Airplay
*** No. 1 (6 weeks)*** "Greater" MercyMe
Greatest Gainer No. 16 "Made New" Lincoln Brewster
Debut No. 42 "A Little Closer" Group 1 Crew
Debut No. 49 "Evidence" Citizen Way
Debut No. 50 "Glory" Phil Wickham


Gospel Airplay
*** No. 1 (18 weeks)*** "Amazing" Ricky Dillard & New G
Greatest Gainer No. 9 "For Your Glory" Tasha Cobbs




Latin Airplay
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Tus Besos" Juan Luis Guerra 440
Juan Luis Guerra 440 tops Latin Airplay with "Tus Besos" (2-1). It's Guerra's seventh No. 1 and first since "Cuando Me Enamoro," by Enrique Iglesias featuring Guerra, ruled for a whopping 17 weeks beginning in June 2010. Guerra first reigned in February 1993 with "El Costo de la Vida."

Greatest Gainer No. 10 "Adios" Ricky Martin
Debut No. 41 "Levantando Polvadera" Voz de Mando
Debut No. 46 "Don't Tell 'Em" Jeremih Featuring YG
Debut No. 47 "La Indicada" Kevin Ortiz
Debut No. 48 "El Karma" Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho


Regional Mexican Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Hasta Que Salga El Sol" Banda Los Recoditos
Greatest Gainer No. 11 "Soy Un Desmadre" Banda Tierra Sagrada Featuring Marco Flores & La No. 1 Banda Jerez
Debut No. 40 "El Vaso Derrama" Siggno


Latin Pop Songs
*** No. 1 (22 weeks)*** "Bailando" Enrique Iglesias Featuring Descemer Bueno & Gente de Zona
Debut No. 33 "Yo Tambien" Romeo Santos Featuring Marc Anthony
Greatest Gainer "Encanto" Miguel Bose


Tropical Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)***/Greatest Gainer "Solo Te Amo" Anthony Santos
Debut No. 33 "Mala Actitud" Raul