Ultimate Roundup: Kesha’s Rainbow Connection

Adiós, Glen Campbell / What About P!NK / MoneyBagg Yo Debuts 1x / RiceGum Displays Diss Game / The Project Pays Off for Lindsay Ell / Avicii Returns

Ultimate 100 Artists

Luis Fonsi continues to reign at #1

DJ Khaled moves back into the Top 5, #7-2

Kesha’s Rainbow connection sends her up #23-3

The passing of legendary country musician Glen Campbell brings fans around to his immense catalog, vaulting him to #4 this week

Imagine Dragons round out the Top 5 at #5

The release of the first single, What About Us, from P!NK’s upcoming album, Beautiful Trauma, brings the veteran star in for a #10 re-entry

Lady Gaga climbs #67-45; the Joanne World Tour is currently powering through the Midwest

MoneyBagg Yo’s Federal 3x, released via Yo Gotti’s CMG imprint, delivers him a debut at #46

Luke Bryan is this week’s top Big Mover, up 27 spots to #52 as he is right in the middle of his huge Huntin’, Fishin’ & Lovin’ Everyday Tour

New material helps lift Wiz Khalifa #74-56

Fifth Harmony continue to climb, #81-66, as the release of their self-titled third album draws nearer

Lil Wayne moves #91-71; he’s got some big gigs coming up, starting with Lil’ WeezyAna Fest 2017 next week

The lead-up to the release of Dustin Lynch’s third album, Current Mood, finds him back in the Top 100 (at #79) for the first time since March while riding high at #5 on Ultimate Country Artists

John Mayer re-enters at #85 on strong activity as he searches for everything out on the road this summer

YouTuber RiceGum’s parody/diss track, Its EveryNight Sis (ft. Alissa Violet), has taken off and he debuts at #88 this week

Canadian country singer/songwriter and guitar slinger Lindsay Ell earns her #89 debut with the release of The Project; currently she can be caught on Brad Paisley’s Weekend Warrior World Tour

Bebe Rexha’s collabs continue to be off the chain as she re-enters at #97 after being away from the Top 100 since March

After a stretch of downtime, Avicii returns at #100 as he releases the first of 3 EPs, AVĪCI (01), that will collectively make up his third album

Ultimate 100 Songs

Notice: this facility has gone fourteen weeks without a song other than Luis Fonsi’s Despacito (Remix ft. Daddy Yankee & Justin Bieber) in the #1 slot

Liam Payne’s Strip That Down (ft. Quavo) holds #2 again this week

Wild Thoughts (ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller) from DJ Khaled cruises back into the Top 5, #8-3

P!NK slams back into action with What About Us debuting straight into the Top 5 at #4 this week

Niall Horan’s Slow Hands takes #5

David Guetta 2U (ft. Justin Bieber) is a Big Mover, up 20 to #38

Slippery (ft. Gucci Mane) slides back into the top half of the chart, #70-49, for Migos

Macklemore Glorious (ft. Sklyar Grey) is this week’s top Big Mover, +29 to #67

Posthumous activity boosts two of Glen Campbell’s biggest songs into the Top 100 with Wichita Lineman at #73 and Rhinestone Cowboy at #78

Logic’s incredibly poignant track, 1-800-273-8255 (ft. Alessia Cara & Khalid) re-enters at #81 as the official video is released today (8/17) making it likely to rise further next week

Rising pop star Dua Lipa has her latest, New Rules, debut at #98

After flirting with the Top 100 for months, blackbear’s do re mi (ft. Gucci Mane) debuts in a squeaker at #99

#2 Emerging Artists LANCO (and May’s Emerging Artist of the Month) get their first Top 100 song as Greatest Love Story debuts in the final spot at #100 while taking #15 on Ultimate Country Songs

Emerging Artists

Our freshly minted August Emerging Artist of the Month, Cheat Codes, hold #1 for the sixth week in a row and claim #7 on Ultimate EDM Artists; No Promises (ft. Demi Lovato) has another solid week, up 11 more spots to #36 on Ultimate 100 Songs and taking over #2 on Ultimate EDM Songs!

#2 LANCO (May’s Emerging Artist of the Month) sees Greatest Love Story slip in for a #100 debut on Ultimate 100 Songs and climb to #15 on Ultimate Country Songs

Jessie Reyez debuted at #32 last week and we thought she would rise following her Tonight Show performance on 8/8 and boy did she ever: she rockets up 26 spots to #6 with New Fans up 193%!

March’s Emerging Artist of the Month, Maggie Rogers, continues her current roll with sales and social powering a #23-13 surge; she played LA’s Teregram Ballroom last week and is at Brooklyn Steel tonight (8/17)

Not your average boy band: Texas-originated, LA-based hip-hop and creative collective, BROCKHAMPTON, debut at #19; a few chances to see them live are slated for next month

Summer touring, Urban AC radio airplay of Frustrated, and the release of the Afterimage EP help lift R.LUM.R #30-20

Atlanta provides yet again: rapper Joe Gifted debuts #30 after a good showing for his track Water (ft. FrontStreet) at Urban radio


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