• Lana Del Rey's ‘Chemtrails Over the Country Club' Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard's Top Album Sales Chart

    1 month ago - By Billboard

    Lana Del Rey rules Billboard 's Top Album Sales chart, as her new studio album, Chemtrails Over the Country Club , debuts at No. 1 on the list dated April 3. It's her third chart-topper on the list, following 2017's Lust for Life and 2014's Ultraviolence .
    Chemtrails was released March 19 via Polydor/Interscope and starts with 58,000 copies sold in the U.S. in the week ending March 25, according to MRC Data. With Chemtrails ' arrival, Lana Del Rey scores the third-largest sales week for an album released in 2021, and the largest sales week for an album released by a female artist this...
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  • ‘Peaches,' ‘Watermelon Sugar' & 20 More Top 10 Hits With Fruit Names in Their Titles

    1 month ago - By Billboard

    With Justin Bieber 's “Peaches” entering the Billboard Hot 100 at No. 1 this week, we officially have enough No. 1 hits with fruit names in their titles to make a pretty respectable fruit salad. “Peaches” is the fourth such song to top the chart, following Marvin Gaye 's “I Heard It Through the Grapevine,” The Osmonds ' “One Bad Apple” and Harry Styles ' “Watermelon Sugar.”
    This got us thinking about all the songs with fruit in their titles that have made the top 10. There are 22 in all since another watermelon song, Mongo Santamaria's “Watermelon Man” - composed by jazz legend Herbie...
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  • We're About To Find Out If 24kGoldn Can Keep That “Mood” Momentum Going

    We're About To Find Out If 24kGoldn Can Keep That “Mood” Momentum Going

    1 month ago - By Stereogum

    “Mood” was a moment. Even before 24kGoldn and Iann Dior's collaboration spent eight weeks atop Billboard‘s Hot 100 singles chart between October and January, it was a significant milestone in pop music's ongoing metamorphosis. 24kGoldn and Iann Dior are ostensibly rappers, and their sing-song stylings make sense within the context of the modern hip-hop mainstream. But thanks to an influx of SoundCloud-rap infiltrators who've taken a lot from pop-punk, emo, and nu-metal, the modern hip-hop mainstream has quite a bit of rock in it, hence the snappy chord-based guitar riff that was as much of...
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  • What's Your Favorite Hot 100 Top 10 Hit With Fruit in the Title? Vote!

    1 month ago - By Billboard

    Fruit has clearly been inspirational to musicians over the years: 19 songs that have hit the top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100 have had fruit names in their titles.
    The latest? Justin Bieber 's “Peaches,” featuring Daniel Caesar and Giveon, which debuts at No. 1 on the Hot 100 this week, alongside the No. 1 bow of his album Justice on the Billboard 200. Another juicy hit arrived this month as well: Drake 's “Lemon Pepper Freestyle,” featuring Rick Ross, debuted at No. 3 on the chart dated March 20.
    Last year saw two big summer hits with fruit in the title: Hot 100 chart-topper “Watermelon...
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  • Justin Bieber's ‘Peaches' Debuts at No. 1 on Both Billboard Global Charts

    1 month ago - By Billboard

    Justin Bieber 's “Peaches,” featuring Daniel Caesar and Giveon, is the biggest song in the world, as it blasts in at No. 1 on both the Billboard Global 200 and Billboard Global Excl. U.S. charts.
    With the track's arrival, Bieber, Caesar and Giveon are the first male soloists to debut a song at No. 1 on both charts in the same week.
    Plus, Bieber's “Hold On” rebounds to the top 10 of both rankings. Both songs are from his new album, Justice , released March 19.
    Additionally, Masked Wolf's “Astronaut in the Ocean” ascends to the top five of both tallies and Kali Uchis' “Telepatía” hits the...
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  • Justin Bieber's ‘Justice' Debuts at No. 1, Ending Morgan Wallen's Run

    1 month ago - By NY Times

    The pop superstar's new album and the latest from Lana Del Rey bumped the country singer-songwriter to No. 3 after 10 weeks atop the Billboard 200.
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  • Justin Bieber Debuts at No. 1 on Hot 100 With ‘Peaches,' Becomes 1st Solo Male to Open Atop Hot 100 & Billboard 200 in Same Week

    1 month ago - By Billboard

    Justin Bieber becomes the first solo male to debut at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 songs chart and the Billboard 200 albums chart simultaneously, as “Peaches,” featuring Daniel Caesar and Giveon, launches atop the Hot 100. As previously reported, Bieber's new LP Justice enters atop the Billboard 200.
    Among all acts, Bieber joins only BTS and Taylor Swift in having started at No. 1 on both the Hot 100 and Billboard 200 simultaneously, with Swift having accomplished the feat twice.
    “Peaches” premieres as Bieber's seventh Hot 100 No. 1 and the first each for Caesar and Giveon.
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