On the charts: Week ending 01/08

This week’s top 10 songs and albums on the Billboard charts (01/23 issue).

Hot 100
01. (02) Justin Bieber – “Sorry”
02. (01) Adele – “Hello”
03. (03) Justin Bieber – “Love Yourself”
04. (04) Drake – “Hotline Bling”
05. (09) twenty one pilots – “Stressed Out”
06. (07) Selena Gomez – “Same Old Love”
07. (06) Shawn Mendes – “Stitches”
08. (05) Justin Bieber – “What Do You Mean?”
09. (08) Alessia Cara – “Here”
10. (10) Meghan Trainor – “Like I’m Gonna Lose You” ft. John Legend

After 10 weeks spent in the runner-up position, Justin Bieber collects his 2nd #1 hit with “Sorry.” The song dethroned Adele’s “Hello” thanks in large part to its continued streaming dominance. Could Bieber replace himself at #1 with his new single next week?

Billboard 200
01. (01) Adele – 25 (*7 weeks*)
02. (02) Justin Bieber – Purpose 
03. (03) twenty one pilots – Blurryface
04. (06) The Weeknd – Beauty Behind the Madness 
05. (–) Rachel Platten – Wildfire 
06. (04) One Direction – Made in the A.M. 
07. (12) Chris Stapleton – Traveller
08. (05) Fetty Wap – Fetty Wap 
09. (10) Bryson Tiller – T R A P S O U L 
10. (09) Taylor Swift – 1989

The top 3 remains the same as last week’s, with Adele adding 164,000 more copies to the total for 25 (now up to over 7.6 million). Bryson Tiller rises to a new peak this week.

The only debut is Rachel Platten’s Wildfire, which starts at #5 with 29,000 copies sold. Her first single, “Fight Song” peaked at #6 on the Hot 100.

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
01. (01) Drake – “Hotline Bling” (*14 weeks*)
02. (02) Drake & Future – “Jumpman”
03. (03) Tory Lanez – “Say It”
04. (04) Bryson Tiller – “Don’t”
05. (05) Yo Gotti – “Down in the DM”
06. (06) J. Cole – “No Role Modelz”
07. (07) Travi$ Scott – “Antidote”
08. (08) Big Sean – “Play No Games” ft. Chris Brown & Ty Dolla $ign
09. (11) Chris Brown – “Back to Sleep”
10. (09) Colonel Loud – “California” ft. T.I.; Young Dolph & Ricco Barrino

The top 10 makes room for Chris Brown’s current single, “Back to Sleep,” which is up to #9 this week.

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