The group leads the LyricFind Global & U.S. charts with “Firestarter.”
In the first full tracking week after The Prodigy singer Keith Flint’s death on March 4, the band returns to Billboard’s charts.
Most notably, The Prodigy debut three tracks on the Hot Dance/Electronic Song Sales chart. The group’s familiar hit, “Firestarter,” debuts the highest at No. 13, with 2,000 downloads sold in the U.S. in the tracking week ending March 7, according to Nielsen Music. The song reached No. 30 on the Billboard Hot 100 on March 22, 1997, earning The Prodigy its first (of an eventual two) Hot 100-charting singles. “Breathe” debuts just behind “Firestarter” at No. 14 (also with 2,000 downloads), followed by “Smack My Bitch Up” at No. 23 with 1,000 downloads. “Smack My Bitch Up” was The Prodigy’s second Hot 100 entry, reaching No. 89 on Jan. 17, 1998.