Juanes Scores 10th Latin Airplay No. 1
Juanes earns his 10th No. 1 on Latin Airplay as "Juntos (Together)" leaps 10-1.
Juanes earns his 10th No. 1 on Latin Airplay as “Juntos (Together)” leaps 10-1. The Colombian pop act soars 74 percent to 10.6 million audience impressions in the week ending April 5, according to Nielsen Music. The rise of the track, from the McFarland, USA soundtrack, pushes Juanes into a seven-way tie for fourth-most No. 1s on the chart, led by Enrique Iglesias (27). The increased airplay aids in a 18-12 jump on Hot Latin Songs — approaching its No. 11 peak, attained on the chart dated March 14.
Selena’s New Greatest Hits Album Arrives: The highest debut on Top Latin Albums is Selena “Lo Mejor De…,” arriving at No. 2 with just over 2,000 copies sold, and marks her 15th top 10. The best-of was released on the 20th anniversary of her death, March 31. For the week, Selena’s overall album sales grew by 262 percent to 9,000 sold. Her digital song sales also climbed: gaining 167 percent to 26,000 sold. On Latin Digital Songs, Selena has seven titles on the list, the most concurrent songs she’s ever placed on the five-year old list.
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Selena’s non-programmed U.S. streams were also unsurprisingly up for the week, rising by 133 percent to 7.2 million. Her most-streamed song of the week was “Dreaming Of You,” with 788,000.
Toby Love Takes Third Tropical No. 1: Over on Tropical Songs, Toby Love nets his third No. 1 as “We Never Looking Back,” featuring French Montana, jumps 8-1. Spins increased by 49 percent at the format during the week ending April 5. The Spanish-dominant bachata tune includes an English verse by guest rapper Montana, who scores his first chart-topping track on any Latin tally.