On the charts: Week ending 11/11

This week’s top 10 songs and albums on the Billboard charts (11/26 issue).

Hot 100
01. (09) Rae Sremmurd – “Black Beatles” ft. Gucci Mane
02. (01) The Chainsmokers – “Closer” ft. Halsey
03. (02) The Weeknd – “Starboy” ft. Daft Punk
04. (03) twenty one pilots – “Heathens”
05. (04) DJ Snake – “Let Me Love You” ft. Justin Bieber
06. (07) Bruno Mars – “24K Magic”
07. (06) Ariana Grande – “Side to Side” ft. Nicki Minaj
08. (08) Zay Hilfigerrr & Zayion McCall – “Juju on the Beat (TZ Anthem)”
09. (05) D.R.A.M. – “Broccoli” ft. Lil Yachty
10. (11) Maroon 5 – “Don’t Wanna Know” ft. Kendrick Lamar

Rae Sremmurd’s “Black Beatles” jumps to #1 driven by the #MannequinChallenge, which many celebrities have been posting on their social media (including Paul McCartney and Hillary Clinton). The track was streamed 43.3 million times in the pas week and sold 144,000 downloads, ending a streak of weeks with the #1 selling way less than 100k copies.

Billboard 200
01. (–) Bon Jovi – This House Is Not for Sale
02. (–) Alicia Keys – Here
03. (39) Various Artists – Trolls Soundtrack 
04. (06) Pentatonix – A Pentatonix Christmas 
05. (21) Rae Sremmurd – SremmLife 2 
06. (–) The Chainsmokers – Collage (EP)
07. (–) Various Artists – Now 60
08. (07) Drake – VIEWS
09. (09) Broadway Cast – Hamilton: An American Musical
10. (02) Kenny Chesney – Cosmic Halleluja

Bon Jovi debut at #1 and earn their 6th #1 album this week. This House Is Not For Sale was also sold via a concert ticket bundle that helped it reach the 128,000 figure it opens with.

Alicia Keys starts at #2 with her new album, Here, selling a disappointing 42,000 copies. The album is not supported by a hit single and the only song Keys has serviced to radio in the past months was excluded from its tracklist.

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
01. (01) Chance The Rapper – “No Problem” ft. Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz (*2 weeks*)
02. (06) Young M.A. – “OOOUUU”
03. (02) Rihanna – “Needed Me”
04. (03) D.R.A.M. – “Broccoli”
05. (08) Kanye West – “Father Stretch My Hands, Pt. 1”
06. (11) DJ Khaled – “For Free” ft. Drake
07. (10) PARTYNEXTDOOR – “Come And See Me” ft. Drake
08. (13) DJ Khaled – “Do You Mind” ft. Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown & August Alsina
09. (05) Tory Lanez – “Luv”
10. (18) Rae Sreemmurd – “Black Beatles” ft. Gucci Mane

“Black Beatles” zooms into the top 10 as the hype of the viral videos featuring it also boosts airplay at Urban radio. Chance The Rapper’s “No Problem” keeps the #1 for a second week.

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