On the charts: Week ending 07/24

This week’s top 10 songs and albums on the Billboard charts (08/08 issue).

Hot 100
01. (01) OMI – “Cheerleader” (*3 weeks*)
02. (02) The Weeknd – “Can’t Feel My Face”
03. (05) Silento – “Watch Me”
04. (04) Taylor Swift – “Bad Blood” ft. Kendrick Lamar
05. (03) Wiz Khalifa – “See You Again” ft. Charlie Puth
06. (06) Fetty Wap – “Trap Queen”
07. (87) Fetty Wap – “My Way” ft. Monty
08. (08) Rachel Patten – “Fight Song”
09. (07) WALK THE MOON – “Shut Up And Dance”
10. (09) Major Lazer & Dj Snake – “Lean On” ft. MØ

“Cheerleader” remains on top of the Hot 100 for a third week. Fetty Wap’s “My Way” zooms 87-7 thanks to its fresh availabiltiy as a digital download (152,000 copies sold; #2 on Digital Songs). The newcomer rapper now has three songs inside the Hot 100 top 20, as his third single “679” holds at #18 this week.

Billboard 200
01. (–) Future – DS2
02. (02) Taylor Swift – 1989 
03. (01) Tyrese – Black Rose
04. (–) Tame Impala – Currents
05. (–) Alan Jackson – Angels and Alcohol
06. (–) Jason Isbell – Something More Than Free
07. (03) Meek Mill – Dreams Worth More than Money R
08. (05) Ed Sheeran –
09. (06) Sam Hunt – Montevallo  
10. (04) Kidz Bop – Kidz Bop 29

Future earns his first #1 album as DS2 opens with 121,000 copies sold. This is also his best first week, as his previous records opened with 53,000 (Honest; #2 peak in 2014) and 41,000 (Pluto; #8 peak in 2012) respectively.

Last week’s #1, Black Rose, drops to #3 with a small 40% decline in sales, defeating second week drop trends. The album sold 47,000 copies this week.

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
01. (01) Rihanna – “Bitch Better Have My Money” (*3 weeks*)
02. (03) Rich Homie Quan – “Flex (Ooh Ooh Ooh)”
03. (05) Fetty Wap – “My Way” ft. Monty
04. (04) The Weeknd – “Earned It (Fifty Shades of Grey)”
05. (04) Trey Songz – “Slow Motion”
06. (08) Jeremih – “Planes” ft. J. Cole
07. (06) Omarion – “Post to Be” ft. Chris Brown & Jhené Aiko
08. (07) Wale – “The Matrimony” ft. Usher
09. (11) Jidenna – “Classic Man” ft. Roman GianArthur
10. (10) Silento – “Watch Me”

New on the chart this week: “The Hills” by The Weeknd at  #45 and “Poppin” by Rico Richie at #49.

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