Kanye's 'Gold Digger' Still Strong On Billboard Charts
Despite his album's slow descent through The Billboard 200, Kanye West's "Gold Digger" featuring Jamie Foxx again stays on top of several Billboard charts. For the fifth week in a row, the song is firDespite his album's slow descent through The Billboard 200, Kanye West's "Gold Digger" featuring Jamie Foxx again stays on top of several Billboard charts. For the fifth week in a row, the song is firmly planted atop the Billboard Hot 100 and Hot Ringtones chart, as well as claiming the top spot on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs and Pop 100 for its fourth week and Hot Rap Songs for its second.
But "Photograph" by Nickelback knocks West's hit down to No. 2 as it takes over the lead on the Hot Digital Songs chart, while it holds onto No. 1 on the Mainstream Rock Tracks list. The single also ascends from 4-3 on the Hot 100, where it is the greatest sales gainer, threatening the long stand of Mariah Carey's "Shake It Off" at No. 2. Carey's "We Belong Together" falls 6-9 in its 27th week on the tally.
Bow Wow's "Like You" drops one to No. 4 while "My Humps" by the Black Eyed Peas remains at No. 5. Green Day's "Wake Me Up When September Ends" and David Banner's "Play" are up one notch each to Nos. 6 and 7 respectively, while "Soul Survivor" by Young Jeezy featuring Akon breaks into the top tier with a 16-8 push.
"Sugar, We're Goin' Down" by Fall Out Boy returns to the top 10 with a 12-10 rebound, having previously peaked at No. 8. Chris Brown's "Run It" is the Hot 100's greatest airplay gainer in its eighth week and moves 24-11, as well as jumping 9-6 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart.
At No. 88, Juelz Santana's "There It Go (The Whistle Song)" is the Hot 100's top debut. Other new entries are Toby Keith's "Big Blue Note" (No. 94), Joe Nichols' "Tequila Makes Her Clothes Fall Off" (No. 96), Korn's "Twisted Transistor" (No. 97), Ricky Martin featuring Fat Joe & Amerie's "I Don't Care" (No. 98) and YoungBloodz's "Presidential" (No. 99).
Shakira's "La Tortura" featuring Alejandro Sanz stays at No. 1 for its seventh consecutive week on the Hot Latin Songs chart and 19th overall. Montgomery Gentry's "Something To Be Proud Of" holds onto No. 1 on the Hot Country Songs roundup for a second week.
Gorillaz' "Feel Good Inc." is No. 1 on the Modern Rock airplay list for an eighth week and Rob Thomas' "Lonely No More" continues to dominate the Adult Contemporary chart for a ninth.