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Hot 100 Chart Moves: Ariana Grande’s ‘No Tears Left to Cry’ Rises at Radio

Plus, debuts for Florida Georgia Line and Becky G & Natti Natasha.

As previously reported, Post Malone‘s “Psycho,” featuring Ty Dolla $ign, climbs from No. 2 to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, marking Post Malone’s second leader on the list, and Ty Dolla $ign’s first.

Meanwhile, Cardi B, Bad Bunny and J Balvin jump 7-3 on the Hot 100 with “I Like It.” As for more Cardi B in the top five, Maroon 5 blasts from No. 94 to No. 4 with “Girls Like You,” featuring Cardi B, following the premiere of the song’s official video.


Kanye West blasts onto the Hot 100 at No. 8 with “Yikes,” from his new No. 1-debuting album on the Billboard 200, Ye, while all seven tracks from the set enter in the Hot 100’s top 40.

Plus, rapper Juice WRLD notches his first top Hot 100 top 10, as “Lucid Dreams” lifts 15-9.

Further down the Hot 100, Gorillaz debut at No. 85 with “Humility,” featuring Jazz/R&B legend George Benson, who makes his first visit to the chart since 1985, and Weezer brings back Toto’s 1983 No. 1 classic “Africa,” at No. 89.

In even more Hot 100 chart moves:

“No Tears Left To Cry,” Ariana Grande
While “Tears” drops out of the Hot 100’s top 10 (10-13), after debuting at its No. 3 high, the newly engaged Grande notches her eighth top 10 on the Radio Songs chart, where it rises 11-9 (70.2 million in audience, up 11 percent, according to Nielsen Music). The song is the lead single from Grande’s album Sweetener, available for pre-order June 20.

Here is a look at all eight of Grande’s Radio Songs top 10s to date:

No. 2, “Problem,” feat. Iggy Azalea (July 5, 2014)
No. 8, “Break Free,” feat. Zedd (Oct. 11, 2014)
No. 5, “Bang Bang,” with Jessie J & Nicki Minaj (Oct. 25, 2014)
No. 3, “Love Me Harder,” with The Weeknd (Jan. 17, 2015)
No. 8, “One Last Time” (April 25, 2015)
No. 6, “Dangerous Woman” (July 2, 2016)
No. 3, “Side to Side,” feat. Nicki Minaj (Dec. 31, 2016)
No. 9, “No Tears Left to Cry” (June 16, 2018)


“Simple,” Florida Georgia Line
The duo makes its third-highest debut among 19 Hot 100 entries, as “Simple” starts at No. 55. Following its June 1 commercial release, it enters Country Digital Song Sales at No. 1, as the pair’s eighth leader (34,000 sold). “Simple” also opens with 5.7 million U.S. streams, while sporting 9.5 million in airplay audience.

FGL launched at No. 11 on the Hot 100 with “Dirt” in 2014 and at No. 20 with “H.O.L.Y.” in 2016.

As previously reported, FGL becomes the first duo or group to chart three songs in the Hot Country Songs chart’s top 10 simultaneously, as its Bebe Rexha collab “Meant to Be” reigns for a 28th week; “Simple” soars 46-5, marking the twosome’s 16th top 10; and Morgan Wallen’s “Up Down,” featuring the duo, ranks at No. 7.

“Sin Pajama,” Becky G + Natti Natasha
The duet starts at No. 99 on the Hot 100, as it pushes 9-8 on the Hot Latin Songs chart. It repeats at No. 8 on Latin Streaming Songs, up 8 percent to 6.8 million U.S. streams.