Hot 100 Chart Moves: Kesha's 'Praying' Hits New High, Camila Cabello Debuts Two
Plus, moves for 21 Savage, Portugal. The Man & Pink, whose "What About Us" should vault to the top 40 next week.
As previously reported, Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's "Despacito," featuring Justin Bieber, ties for the second-longest command in the 59-year history of the Billboard Hot 100, leading the list (dated Aug. 26) for a 14th week.
Plus, Hot 100 runner-up "Wild Thoughts" by DJ Khaled featuring Rihanna and Bryson Tiller takes over atop the Radio Songs chart and Bronx rapper and former cast member of VH1's Love & Hip-Hop: New York Cardi B enters the Hot 100's top 10 (14-8) with her debut hit, "Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)."
Who else makes notable Hot 100 chart moves this week?
21 Savage, "Bank Account"
The next new Hot 100 top 10? The track bounds 18-12, with streaming accounting for 88 percent of its points on the chart. On the Streaming Songs survey, it bullets at No. 3, up 10 percent to 30.6 million U.S. streams in the week ending Aug. 10, according to Nielsen Music.
The ballad hits a new Hot 100 high, jumping 32-24 with the chart's top sales gain, as it pushes 11-7 on Digital Song Sales (38,000 downloads sold, up 29 percent). On the Hot 100, it passes its No. 25 debut, logged on the July 29-dated chart. As previously reported, parent album Rainbow is primed to debut at No. 1 on next week's Billboard 200.
Portugal. The Man, "Feel It Still"
A week after becoming the alt-rock band's first top 40 Hot 100 hit, the song surges 34-30 and scores top Airplay Gainer honors. On Radio Songs, it rises 36-27, up 35 percent to 41 million in all-format audience. It leads the Alternative Songs airplay chart for an eighth week.
Camila Cabello, "OMG" & "Havana"
Cabello adds her fifth and sixth Hot 100 entries as a solo artist, as "OMG," featuring Quavo, debuts at No. 81 and "Havana," featuring Young Thug, arrives at No. 99. The tracks start at Nos. 19 and 34, with 20,000 and 14,000 sold, respectively, on Digital Song Sales.
P!nk, "What About Us"
Following its first day of sales and streaming tracking after its Aug. 10 release, the song enters the Hot 100 at No 82. It bows at No. 30 on Digital Song Sales with 16,000 sold. After its first full week of tracking, and the Aug. 16 the release of its official video, the first single from Beautiful Trauma, due Oct. 13, should soar to the Hot 100's top 40 next week. Check Billboard.com Monday (Aug. 21) for highlights of next week's Hot 100 (dated Sept. 2), including the weekly reveal of the tally's top 10.