hot 100 fest 2018
Hot 100 Chart Moves: The Weeknd Debuts With 'Can't Feel My Face'
As previously reported, Wiz Khalifa's Furious 7 smash "See You Again," featuring Charlie Puth, tops the Billboard Hot 100 (dated June 27) for a ninth week, while OMI jumps into top 10 with "Cheerleader" (11-9).
Who else are fans cheering on the Hot 100 this week?
Fifth Harmony, "Worth It," feat. Kid Ink
The quintet celebrates its first top 15 Hot 100 hit, as the track pushes 18-15. It bullets for a second week at No. 11 on Digital Songs (78,000 downloads sold, down 2 percent, according to Nielsen Music); edges 20-19 on Streaming Songs (6.1 million U.S. streams, up 4 percent); and rises 22-20 on Radio Songs (50 million in all-format radio audience, up 8 percent).
The song is also the group's biggest hit on the Pop Songs airplay chart, where it ascends 9-8.
Rachel Platten, "Fight Song"
Platten joined Taylor Swift backstage at the latter's June 6 concert in Pittsburgh to sing a snippet of the track, and the clip went viral on Instagram. The exposure helps spur the song's 35 percent gain to 132,000 downloads sold. On the Hot 100, it vaults 25-19 as the chart's top Digital Gainer.
The Weeknd, "Can't Feel My Face"
The Weeknd is making his presence felt all day, every day, as he places three songs in the Hot 100's upper quarter. As his No. 3-peaking "Earned It (Fifty Shades of Grey)" descends 7-8 and "The Hills" drops 21-23, "Can't Feel My Face" blasts in as the Hot Shot Debut at No. 24. His new pop-leaning single, co-written by Max Martin, debuts with 38 million in radio audience, 4.2 million U.S. streams and 93,000 downloads sold.
"Face" previews The Weeknd's forthcoming album.
Jidenna, "Classic Man," feat. Roman GianArthur
Jidenna's ode to all things vintage ("I'm cool like Nat 'King' Cole," he sings) rises 62-60 on the Hot 100. It debuts on Radio Songs at No. 47, up by 16 percent to 28 million in audience.
Keith Urban, "John Cougar, John Deere, John 3:16"
The tribute to various valued aspects of the country lifestyle (including John Mellencamp, aka, formerly John Cougar Mellencamp) enters the Hot 100 at No. 86. It bounds 47-24 in its second week on Hot Country Songs with top Digital and Streaming Gainer honors; debuts at No. 7 on Country Digital Songs (36,000 first-week downloads sold) and drew 571,000 first-week domestic streams.