Monday, August 17, 2015

Chart Wise - MAJOR LAZER edge closer to Billboard's Hot 100 top spot

Moving into Billboard Hot 100 Top 5 this week with "Lean On," Major Lazer is trending along an impressive path stemming from a stellar 1400 spins on mediabase chart. OMI still sits pretty even though "Cheerleader" has moved to #2 on Billboard Hot 100.

Top 40: Weeknd Holds Top Spot; Major Lazer Top 3; Selena Top 5; Sheeran Top 10; R. City/Levine, 5 seconds Top 15

*THE WEEKND holds the top spot with "Can't Feel My Face" for a second week
*MAJOR LAZER climbs tops 3, moving 5*-3* with "Lean On" - up a stellar 1400 spins
*SELENA GOMEZ enters top 5 as "Good For You," featuring A$AP ROCKY, rises 6*-5* and is up and 1397 spins
*ED SHEERAN adds another top 10 to his resume with "Photograph" moving 11* -10* and +722 spins  
*R. CITY climbs inside the top 15, rising 17* - 12* with "Locked Away," featuring ADAM LEVINE and up 2124 spins
*5 SECONDS OF SUMMER also enter the top 15 with an 18*-15* move for "She's Kinda Hot"
*ONE DIRECTION is now top 20 in their third week with "Drag Me Down" surging 26*-19* up 1744 spins
*Also new to the top 20 is "I Don't Like It, I Love It" up *22-20* by FLO RIDA
*Newcomer HAILEE STEINFELD soars on to chart at 28* with "Love Myself"
*THE WEEKND enters th chart at 32* with "The Hills"
*DISCLOSURE and SAM SMITH team up again and debut at 34* with "Omen"
*MEGHAN TRAINOR, A GREAT BIG WORLD (with FUTURISTIC), and JESS GLYNNE also debut this week 

Rhythmic: Weeknd "Face" holds of OMI; Weeknd "Hills" Top 10; Big Sean, Meek Mill Top 15; Songz, Selena Top 20; R. City/Levine Top Debut 

*THE WEEKND continues to hold the top spot at Rhythmic, in addition to his #1 spot at Top 40 with "Can't Feel My Face"
*OMI is a little over 200 spins back as "Cheerleader" holds in the runner up spot
*MAJOR LAZER (+422) and FETTY WAP (+734 spins) remain at 4* and 5* respectively 
*THE WEEKND now has two inside the top 10 as "The Hills" goes 13*-8* and is +703 spins......


Billboard Reggae Albums Top 10 update

On the Billboard Reggae Chart new entry Joss Stone's "Water For Soul" remains at Number 1 
*Jah Cure still holds #4 with "The Cure
* Rebelution #5 with "Count Me In"
*Gospel artiste Carlene Davis enters the chart with "Dripping Blood" at #6
*Bob Marley and The Wailers holds #7 with "Easy Skanking Boston 78" 
*Kymani Marley still holds #9 with "Maestro
*"Reggae Gold 2015," "Soca Gold 2015," "Reggae On The Collection," and "Reggae Anthology - King Jammy Roots Reality and Sleng Teng," holds the numbers 2, #3, #8 and #10 respectively

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