Justin Bieber & BloodPop Make Friends

Logic’s Powerful Message Spreads / Dave East: A True Story / Brand New Goes SciFi / K-Pop White Knight, Taeyang / blackbear Climbs / Grizzly Bear Leaves Hibernation

Ultimate 100 Artists

In a big coup, showing just how strong his activity is, DJ Khaled unseats Luis Fonsi for the #1 spot this week

Luis Fonsi moves into the #2 spot

Kesha holds at #3 on the release of Rainbow

Returning to the Top 5 with a #7-4 move is Bruno Mars

Imagine Dragons continue their consistent run and hold #5 again this week

The new song, Friends, from Justin Bieber & BloodPop brings the collaborators in for a Top 10 debut at #7

Kodak Black follows the spring release of Painting Pictures with the Project Baby 2 mixtape, surging him #48-10 for Big Mover status

Emerging Artists chart graduate Khalid achieves his highest chart position yet after a solid #31-12 move

Cardi B. continues to look unstoppable as she climbs #27-13

1-800-273-8255 (ft. Alessia Cara & Khalid) powers Logic into the top Big Mover spot of the week, +48 to #29; just 3 dates left on Everybody’s Tour!

Luke Combs, who graduated the Emerging Artists chart in March, is up to #41 here and #3 on Ultimate Country Artists

Dave East has dropped ten mixtapes over the years, now his debut EP, Paranoia: A True Story, is out and he’s back in the Top 100 at #42

New music continues to roll out for Miley Cyrus, sending her up #68-50

Long Island alternative rock quartet Brand New sees their fifth album, Science Fiction, lift them to #58 this week; tickets are going fast for live dates in September and October

Old Dominion’s second album, Happy Endings, is out this Friday (8/25) and the lead-up has them re-entering at #73 here and taking #11 on Ultimate Country Artists

Bebe Rexha follows last week’s #97 re-entry with a +20 move to #77

BIGBANG’s Taeyang is the latest South Korean star to make an impression on activity in America as the release of White Night giving him a #78 debut

The fortieth anniversary of Elvis Presley’s death generates activity that brings “the King” in at #88

Things are looking good for blackbear: he re-enters the Top 100 at #97, his first appearance since May, and will hit the road on Fall Out Boy’s M A N I A Tour this fall

Brooklyn’s Grizzly Bear have released their fifth album in fifteen years, Painted Ruins, and slip into the #98 spot, their first Top 100 showing since the September, 2012 release of Shields

Ultimate 100 Songs

WOW! DJ Khaled’s Wild Thoughts (ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller) knocks Despacito out of the #1 spot, ending a fourteen-week run!

Luis Fonsi’s Despacito (Remix ft. Daddy Yankee & Justin Bieber) doesn’t go far, moving into the #2 spot

Friends from Justin Bieber & BloodPop barrels into the chart for a #3 debut

Liam Payne’s Strip That Down (ft. Quavo) claims #4

The new song from P!NK, What About Us, has a second good week, grabbing #5

Bodak Yellow from the red-hot Cardi B. enters the Top 10, and bumps up against the Top 5, after going #11-6

Demi Lovato’s Sorry Not Sorry rises back up the chart, #23-14

1-800-273-8255 (ft. Alessia Cara & Khalid) by Logic had a very strong week, propelled by the official video release on 8/17, and is this week’s huge top Big Mover, +61 (!) to #20

The official video helps Bruno MarsVersace on the Floor dance #71-30

A great week for Emerging Artists chart grad Luke CombsWhen It Rains It Pours, it is up #66-35 here while entering the Top 5 on Ultimate Country Songs

Thomas Rhett sees Craving You (ft. Maren Morris) up #86-59

YouTuber RiceGum’s parody/diss track, Its Every Night Sis (ft. Alissa Violet), debuts #61

The latest from Miley Cyrus, Younger Now, debuts #66

Keith Urban Blue Ain’t Your Color is up #95-69

Doing well for blackbear is do re mi (ft. Gucci Mane), which goes #99-72

Meant to Be (ft. Florida Georgia Line) by Bebe Rexha debuts #77

Dustin Lynch’s Love Me Or Leave Me Alone debuts #78 here while moving #27-15 on Ultimate Country Songs

SZA gets a second Top 100 entry this week with a #79 debut joining The Weekend with #70 Love Galore (ft. Travis Scott)

Patty Cake from Kodak Black debuts #80

A nice #84 debut for Marshmello Silence (ft. Khalid), which also enters the Top 10 on Ultimate EDM Songs

May’s Emerging Artist of the Month, LANCO, had Greatest Love Story debut #100 last week and it builds to #86 this week

Gucci Mane I Get the Bag (ft. Migos) debuts #91

YoungBoy Never Broke Again has Untouchable come in for a #93 debut

Chris Brown’s latest, Questions, debuts #96

Emerging Artists

August Emerging Artist of the Month, Cheat Codes, hold #1 for the seventh week in a row, hold #7 on Ultimate EDM Artists, and a flirting with graduating to Ultimate 100 Artists soon; No Promises (ft. Demi Lovato) sits at #38 on Ultimate 100 Songs and holds #2 on Ultimate EDM Songs

#2 LANCO (May’s Emerging Artist of the Month) is at #25 on Ultimate Country Artists while Greatest Love Story debuted at #100 on Ultimate 100 Songs las week and rises to #86 this week while occupying #16 on Ultimate Country Songs

He hovered on our radar last December and January, signed with Alamo/Interscope in March, and now Miami rapper SmokePurpp debuts here at #6

Starley is back in the Top 10 after going #12-8

Brockhampton debuted at #19 last week and moves up to #12 in week two on the chart

Singles You Up gains traction and Jordan Davis jumps #27-13; he’ll hit the road as part of Kip Moore’s Plead the Fifth Tour in October

Rock group Ded remains steady, moves back up #24-19

Tom Walker makes a nice #31-21 move as stats in all categories are up and Just You and I nears charting at Hot AC radio

Daniel Caesar is +8 to #29

Baltimore’s Creek Boyz had some stats spike in June and now debut at #33

Magic Giant is up #39-35 and their single Window is going for adds at radio next week; they’ll be on Alt Nation Presents dates with Atlas Genius in October

British-German singer Alice Merton debuts #36 as her song No Roots starts crossing the Atlantic after doing very well in Europe earlier this year


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