Bieber's album "Purpose" yields another honor with the Ed Sheeran co-write.
Justin Bieber's run of reaching new chart heights, thanks to his album Purpose, continues, as "Love Yourself" becomes his first No. 1 on Billboard's Adult Pop Songs radio airplay chart (dated March 26, 2016).
The song previously became his third No. 1, all from Purpose, on the Pop Songs airplay tally, following "What Do You Mean?" and "Sorry." Those smashes became his first top 10s on Adult Pop Songs, reaching Nos. 8 and 3, respectively.
All three tracks from Purpose likewise became Bieber's first three leaders on the all-format airplay/sales/streaming-based Billboard Hot 100. "Mean" reigned upon its Sept. 19 debut at No. 1; "Sorry" led the list for three weeks; and "Love Yourself" ruled for two frames. Purpose has sold 1.6 million copies in the U.S. to date, according to Nielsen Music.