On the charts: Week ending 08/05

This week’s top 10 songs and albums on the Billboard charts (08/20 issue).

Hot 100
01. (01) Sia – “Cheap Thrills” ft. Sean Paul (*3 weeks*)
02. (03) Drake – “One Dance” ft. Wizkid & Kyla
03. (04) Calvin Harris – “This Is What You Came For” ft. Rihanna
04. (05) Justin Timberlake – “Can’t Stop the Feeling!”
05. (02) Major Lazer – “Cold Water” ft. Justin Bieber & MØ
06. (06) The Chainsmokers – “Don’t Let Me Down” ft. Daya
07. (07) twenty one pilots – “Ride”
08. (08) Rihanna – “Needed Me”
09. (–) The Chainsmokers – “Closer” ft. Halsey
10. (09) Adele – “Send My Love (To Your New Lover)”

While Sia and Sean Paul hold on at the top, The Chainsmokers post a #9 debut with their new single “Closer.” With “Don’t Let Me Down” at #6, they have two simultaneous top 10 in the same chart issue.

Billboard 200
01. (–) DJ Khaled – Major Key
02. (01) Drake – VIEWS
03. (03) twenty one pilots – Blurryface
04. (–) Jake Owen – American Love
05. (04) Rihanna – ANTI
06. (–) Fantasia – The Definition of..
07. (–) Hillary Scott & The Scott Family – Love Remains
08. (07) Adele – 25
09. (24) Blake Shelton – If I’m Honest
10. (08) Broadway Cast – Hamilton: An American Musical

DJ Khaled earns his first #1 with Major Key (59,000 copies sold). The Billboard 200 top 10 this week hosts three more debuts with Jake Owen’s American Love at #4, Fantasia’s The Definition of.. at #6 (both with around 29,000 sold) and Hilary Scott’s Love Remains at #7 (28,000 copies sold). Scott is the second member of the former Country trio Lady Antebellum to release a solo record.

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
01. (03) Drake – “Controlla”
02. (02) Rihanna – “Needed Me”
03. (01) Drake – “One Dance” ft. Wizkid & Kyla
04. (05) DJ Khaled – “F0r Free” ft. Drake
05. (04) Beyoncé – “Sorry”
06. (08) Usher – “No Limit” ft. Young Thug
07. (06) Future – “Wicked”
08. (11) Dae Dae – “Wat U Mean (Aye, Aye, Aye)”
09. (10) DJ Khaled – “I Got the Keys” ft. Jay Z & Future
10. (09) Ro James – “Permission”

One Drake single replaces the other at #1 as “Controlla” takes over the reigns of R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay.

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