Tyler, the Creator rules the charts this week, as he celebrates his first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200, his highest-charting song on the Billboard Hot 100 and his first week atop the Billboard Artist 100.
Here are 13 things to know about the charts this week.
1. Lil Nas X continues his Hot 100 domination, as “Old Town Road,” featuring Billy Ray Cyrus, logs its eighth week at No. 1, while Ava Max’s “Sweet but Psycho” hits the top 10. Click here for the rundown.
2. Gary Trust and Trevor Anderson discuss Max, Ed Sheeran, Lizzo and other Atlantic Records success stories with the label’s vp of pop and rhythmic promotion John McMann on the latest Chart Beat Podcast. Click here to listen.
3. Tyler, the Creator’s new set IGOR debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard 200. Click here for the story.
4. Tyler also hits No. 1 on the Artist 100 for the first time. Click here for details.
5. Tyler also lands eight songs from IGOR on the Hot 100, including “Earfquake,” which debuts at a new-personal-best No. 13. Click here for the post.
6. DJ Khaled, meanwhile, charts seven Hot 100 hits from his new set Father of Asahd. Click here for the recap.
7. Maelyn Jarmon and Laine Hardy, the newly-crowned winners of The Voice and American Idol, rank at Nos. 1 and 2 on the Emerging Artists chart, respectively. Click here for the story.
8. Speaking of, Keith Caulfield and Katie Atkinson discuss Adam Levine’s exit from The Voice on the latest Pop Shop Podcast. Click here to listen.
9. In another new Chart Beat Podcast this week, duo for King & Country chats with Christian chart manager Jim Asker and performs exclusive acoustic versions of “Burn the Ships” and “God Only Knows.” Click here to listen.
10. Maluma earns his third straight No. 1 on the Top Latin Albums chart with 11:11. Click here for the story.
11. The National and Rammstein score new No. 1 albums on the rock charts. Click here for details.
12. Kane Brown logs his fourth No. 1 on the Country Airplay chart with “Good as You,” while Blake Shelton’s “God’s Country” surges in streaming. Click here for the rundown.
13. In the latest Emerging Hip-Hop/R&B spotlight, Joyner Lucas and Afro B make impressive chart moves. Click here for the feature.