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Chart Highlights: Lorde’s ‘Tennis Court’ Nets Adult Pop Songs Debut

The teen singer/songwriter debuts the third single from her debut album, "Pure Heroine." Plus, new No. 1s for Mariah Carey and Hillsong UNITED, and Chrissie Hynde previews her solo debut.

Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the top songs, Greatest Gainers and debuts on the surveys listed below.

All our charts are refreshed on billboard.com and Billboardbiz every Thursday and appear in the next issue of Billboard magazine.

Pop Songs
*** No. 1 (2 weeks)*** “All Of Me” John Legend
Greatest Gainer No. 13 “Sing” Ed Sheeran
Debut No. 35 “Come With Me Now” KONGOS
Debut No. 36 “Rude” MAGIC!
Debut No. 38 “She Ain’t You” New Hollow
Debut No. 40 “Human” Christina Perri


Adult Contemporary
*** No. 1 (2 weeks)*** “Happy” Pharrell Williams
Greatest Gainer No. 5 “All Of Me” John Legend
Debut No. 26 “In Your Shoes” Sarah McLachlan
Debut No. 30 “Close Your Eyes” Roxanna

Adult Pop Songs
*** No. 1 (6 weeks)*** “Happy” Pharrell Williams
Greatest Gainer No. 15 “Sing” Ed Sheeran
Debut No. 29 “Love Runs Out” OneRepublic

Debut No. 39 “Tennis Court” Lorde
After “Royals” and “Team” each led Adult Pop Songs, Republic Records chose “Tennis Court” as the third single from Lorde’s debut full-length album “Pure Heroine.” The label then switched plans to the set’s “Glory and Gore” following its usage in promos for the History channel’s “Vikings.” Now, Republic has settled on “Tennis Court” after all and the track debuts on Adut Pop Songs at No. 39. It’s sold 355,000 downloads (vs. 307,000 for “Glory”), according to Nielsen SoundScan, while its video has drawn 36 million global YouTube views.

Debut No. 40 “Classic” MKTO

Dance Club Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** “You’re Mine (Eternal)” Mariah Carey
Greatest Gainer No. 2 “Partition” Beyonce
Debut No. 37 “I Will Never Let You Down” Rita Ora
Debut No. 43 “Birthday” Katy Perry
Debut No. 44 “I Found Out” Bimbo Jones & Beverley Knight
Debut No. 46 “Only The Brave” Kosplay Featuring Andy Manning
Debut No. 47 “In Your Bed” Ariana & The Rose
Debut No. 50 “Sleeping With A Friend” Neon Trees

Rhythmic Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** “Loyal” Chris Brown Featuring Lil Wayne & French Montana Or Too $hort Or Tyga
Five acts claim the Rhythmic Songs summit as “Loyal” lifts 2-1. It’s Lil Wayne’s ninth No. 1 on the ranking, Chris Brown’s seventh and the first each for French Montana, Too $hort and Tyga. Last week, the song reached the Billboard Hot 100’s top 10.

Greatest Gainer No. 8 “Fancy” Iggy Azalea Featuring Charli XCX
Debut No. 34 “Numb” August Alsina Featuring B.o.B & Yo Gotti
Debut No. 37 “Money Baby” KCamp Featuring Kwony Cash

R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
*** No. 1 (6 weeks)*** “Happy” Pharrell Williams
Greatest Gainer No. 13 “Dark Horse” Katy Perry Featuring Juicy J
Debut No. 50 “2 Rounds” Propain Featuring Rich Homie Quan

Adult R&B Songs
*** No. 1 (6 weeks)*** “Happy” Pharrell Williams
Greatest Gainer No. 16 “It’s On Again” Alicia Keys Featuring Kendrick Lamar

Rap Airplay
*** No. 1 (15 weeks)*** “Show Me” Kid Ink Featuring Chris Brown
Greatest Gainer No. 4 “Move That Doh” Future Featuring Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino
Debut No. 23 “V. 3005” Childish Gambino

Rock Airplay
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** “Come With Me Now” KONGOS
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 27 “Lazaretto” Jack White
Debut No. 38 “This Means War” Avenged Sevenfold
Debut No. 44 “Best Friend” Foster The People
Debut No. 46 “Ballast” Nothing More
Debut No. 47 “This Is Gospel” Panic! At The Disco
Debut No. 48 “Dog On A Leash” Adelitas Way

Alternative Songs
*** No. 1 (4 weeks)*** “Come With Me Now” KONGOS
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 24 “Lazaretto” Jack White
Debut No. 38 “Out Of The Black” Royal Blood

Adult Alternative Songs
*** No. 1 (3 weeks)*** “Fever” The Black Keys
Debut No. 24 “Call Me” St. Paul & The Broken Bones

Debut No. 25 “Dark Sunglasses” Chrissie Hynde
Chrissie Hynde, the legendary lead singer of the Pretenders, debuts at No. 25 on Adult Alternative Songs with “Dark Sunglasses.” The song is the lead single from (incredibly) her first solo album, “Stockholm,” due in the U.S. on June 10. Apart from the Pretenders, who’ve tallied six top 40 albums on the Billboard 200 between 1980 and 2008 and six top 40 hit singles on the Hot 100 (1980-94), Hynde has scored occasional solo success: “Breakfast in Bed,” with UB40, reached No. 4 on Alternative Songs in 1988 and Tube and Berger’s “Straight Ahead,” featuring Hynde, topped Dance/Mix Show Airplay in 2004, marking her last solo chart entry until this week.

Debut No. 27 “Destination” Nickel Creek
Debut No. 30 “Tell The World” Eric Hutchinson
Greatest Gainer “Lazaretto” Jack White

Mainstream Rock Songs
*** No. 1 (3 weeks)*** “Take Out The Gunman” Chevelle
Greatest Gainer No. 13 “This Means War” Avenged Sevenfold
Debut No. 34 “Drown” Theory Of A Deadman
Debut No. 40 “Room To Breathe” You Me At Six

Country Airplay
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** “Bottoms Up” Brantley Gilbert
Greatest Gainer No. 20 “River Bank” Brad Paisley
Debut No. 53 “All Alright” Zac Brown Band
Debut No. 54 “Young In America” Danielle Bradbery
Debut No. 60 “Dirt Road” Kip Moore

Latin Airplay
*** No. 1 (7 weeks)*** “Odio” Romeo Santos Featuring Drake
Greatest Gainer No. 3 “Apnea” Ricardo Arjona
Debut No. 38 “El Gran Perdedor” Tito “El Bambino”
Debut No. 44 “Mil Pedazos” Juanes

Regional Mexican Songs
*** No. 1 (5 weeks)*** “Hermosa Experiencia” Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizarraga
Greatest Gainer No. 8 “Soy de Rancho” El Komander
Debut No. 34 “Ojala Que Te Vaya Mal” Larry Hernandez
Debut No. 35 “La Bestia” Proyecto X
Debut No. 36 “Hagase Tu Voluntad” Los Herederos de Nuevo Leon

Latin Pop Songs
*** No. 1 (4 weeks)*** “Odio” Romeo Santos Featuring Drake
Greatest Gainer No. 5 “Apnea” Ricardo Arjona
Debut No. 32 “Passion Whine” Farruko Featuring Sean Paul
Debut No. 33 “Flor Palida” Marc Anthony
Debut No. 37 “Pegado A Tu Boca” Grupo Treo
Debut No. 38 “Y Tu Te Vas” Franco De Vita
Debut No. 40 “Best Day Of My Life” American Authors

Tropical Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** “Odio” Romeo Santos Featuring Drake
Greatest Gainer No. 8 “El Gran Perdedor” Tito “El Bambino”
Debut No. 35 “Ni Una Lagrima Mas” J’Martin
Debut No. 39 “El” Giselle Tavera
Debut No. 40 “On The Rise” Yones

Christian Airplay
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** “Oceans (Where Feet May Fail)” Hillsong UNITED
Having led the airplay/sales/streaming-based Hot Christian Songs chart for 22 weeks running, Hillsong UNITED’s “Oceans (Where Feet May Fail)” rises 2-1 on Christian Airplay. (The song has also ruled Christian Digital Songs for 22 frames.) Of its four prior Christian Airplay chart entries, the act had peaked as high as No. 20 with 2011’s “Search My Heart.”

Greatest Gainer No. 4 “We Believe” newsboys
Debut No. 45 “When We Come Alive” Switchfoot

Gospel Airplay
*** No. 1 (7 weeks)*** “I Can Only Imagine” Tamela Mann
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 29 “For Your Glory” Tasha Cobbs
Debut No. 30 “God Is” Patrick Dopson