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Avicii’s ‘Wake Me Up!’ Returns to Top 40 of Billboard Hot 100

In the first full tracking week after Avicii's death April 20, the late EDM star's biggest Billboard chart hit, "Wake Me Up!," re-enters the Billboard Hot 100 chart (dated May 5) at No. 34.

In the first full tracking week after Avicii‘s death April 20, the late EDM star’s biggest Billboard chart hit, “Wake Me Up!,” re-enters the Billboard Hot 100 chart (dated May 5) at No. 34.

The song earned 16.4 million U.S. streams, surging by 718 percent, and sold 25,000 downloads, bounding by 1,965 percent, in the week ending April 26, according to Nielsen Music, helping the track re-enter the Streaming Songs chart at No. 34 and Digital Song Sales at No. 7.

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The track also logged 8 million radio audience impressions in the week ending April 29.

“Wake” rose to No. 4 on the Hot 100 in October 2013, marking Avicii’s only top 10, and second entry on the chart. He made his Hot 100 debut in December 2011 with “Levels,” which peaked at No. 60 in February 2012. His other three Hot 100 entries: “You Make Me” (No. 85, 2013), “Hey Brother” (No. 16, 2014) and “The Days” (No. 78, 2014).

Meanwhile, Avicii’s debut studio album True re-enters the Billboard 200 at No. 22 and the Top Dance/Electronic Albums chart at No. 1 with 17,000 equivalent album units (up 1,244 percent) in the week ending April 29. The set, which houses “Wake,” “Make” and “Brother,” debuted and peaked at No. 5 on the Billboard 200 in October 2013.

Concurrently, 12 Avicii titles infuse the Hot Dance/Electronic Songs chart. “Wake” places the highest at No. 2.