Ultimate Roundup: Cabello’s Camila Comes Correct

Carrie Underwood Drops Superbowl Anthem / Lil Skies Flies High / Troye Sivan‘s Saturday Night Plans / Black Veil Brides Plead Their Fifth / Anderson East Delivers Encore / Lil Baby Graduates

Ultimate 100 Artists

Ed Sheeran holds on to #1

Bruno Mars inches up to #2 with his Cardi B. remix blowing up

Camila Cabello is #6-3 with her debut album now out; she’s got a chance at #1 next week but Ed will be tough to beat

Eminem is #4; he’s playing a siiiiick Citi Sound Vault show at Irving Plaza in NYC next Friday night (1/26)

Imagine Dragons remain in the Top 5 at #5

Justin Timberlake goes #10-8 as the huge blitz is on and to say that The Man of the Woods Tour is going to be big would be a gross understatement

Carrie Underwood themes Superbowl LII and smashes back into the Top 100 at #10 while swooping in for a #1 takeover on Ultimate Country Artists

The Greatest Showman – Original Motion Picture Cast rises #35-11 as the soundtrack album continues to do very well

Pennsylvania rapper Lil Skies makes his debut all the way up at #33, powered by two songs really picking up heat

Dua Lipa DGAF and earns a #53-34 lift; it is almost time for The Self-Titled Tour

Troye Sivan re-enters at #55 as he rolls out new material and gets set to be this weekend’s Saturday Night Live musical guest (1/20)

Vale is the fifth album from Black Veil Brides, who come in at #62 for their first Top 100 appearance since their last album came out in the fall of 2014

Dan + Shay‘s new track, Tequila, goes down smoothly with fans and brings them up to #63 here this week and re-entering Ultimate Country Artists at #6

Emerging Artists graduate Russ has been dropping a steady stream of new music and goes #83-64 on the activity build

Southern soul rocker Anderson East debuts at #75 after releasing his latest album, Encore; some awesome one-off dates warm things up for his Encore World Tour! this spring 

Enrique Iglesias gets dirty in the bathroom and comes in for #76 here and lucky #13 on Ultimate Latin Artists

After seven weeks in the Top 5 on the Emerging Artists chart, including two at #1, Lil Baby becomes the first graduate of 2018 with his #88 debut on Ultimate 100 Artists!

Ultimate 100 Songs

Bruno Mars‘ Finesse (Remix ft. Cardi B.) makes it into the #1 spot in only its second week on the chart!

Camila Cabello Havana (ft. Young Thug) goes #4-2

Ed Sheeran‘s Perfect holds #3

Filthy from Justin Timberlake enters the Top 5, #7-4, in week number two on the chart

Fans are super-excited about Carrie Underwood‘s Superbowl LII anthem, The Champion (ft. Ludacris), which debuts huge at #5 here and straight in to #1 on Ultimate Country Songs

Halsey Bad at Love enters the Top 10, #14-9

Eminem River (ft. Ed Sheeran) is up #31-12

This Is Me from The Greatest Showman – Original Motion Picture Cast with Keala Settle is a hit, rises #41-19

Another awesome Joseph Kahn-helmed video helps Taylor Swift‘s End Game (ft. Ed Sheeran & Future) climb fifty spots, #70-20

…but that’s not enough to beat Ed Sheeran‘s +58 for Perfect Symphony (ft. Andrea Bocelli) which logs as this week’s top Big Mover, lifting it to #27

Dan + Shay‘s Tequila shoots into the #29 spot here and #3 on Ultimate Country Songs

The new video for Troye Sivan‘s My My My! gets attention and makes a #32 debut

The release of her album brings Camila Cabello‘s Never Be the Same in for a #43 re-entry

Walker Hayes You Broke Up with Me is +20 to #58 here and #7 on Ultimate Country Songs

Lil Skies Nowadays (ft. Landon Cube) makes a debut #69 and he’s got another track heading for the Top 100 as well…

Chloraseptic (Remix ft. 2 Chainz & PHresher) makes a debut at #79 for Eminem and shines a light on Phresher, who appeared on the Emerging Artists chart in winter/spring 2017

After brewing for a while now, MAX‘s Lights Down Low (ft. Gnash) clips a #94 debut

TobyMac sees his new one, I just need U., slip in for a #96 debut

Emerging Artists

February 2016 Emerging Artist of the Month, BØRNS, jumps 10 spots to take over #1 on the release of his second album, Blue Madonna; let’s see if he can graduate next week!

Lil Xan comes in at #2 while Betrayed sits at #83 on Ultimate 100 Songs; the Total Xanarchy tour kicks off next week!

The top of the chart remains tight with Trippie Redd a very close #3

Last week we noted how Sofi Tukker had been busy with a Tonight Show performance on Monday (1/8) and TRL performance Wednesday (1/10)… well, it paid off and they go #9-4 , grabbing their highest position on the chart yet; they are up to #6 on Ultimate EDM Artists and Best Friend (ft. NERVO, The Knocks & Alisa Ueno) debuts at #57 on Ultimate 100 Songs while climbing to #2 on Ultimate EDM Songs

Layton Greene remains in the Top 5 at #5 in her second week on the chart

Our highly sensitive early warning sensors first picked up the activity back in December, now artist MC Fioti debuts here at #20 as a mega-star remix of his international hit Bum Bum Tam Tam featuring J Balvin, Future, Stefflon Don, and Juan Magan starts to impact the U.S.

The release of Noah Kahan’s debut EP, Hurt Somebody, which includes the title track featuring Emerging Artist graduate Julia Michaels, earns the singer-songwriter a #22 debut; he’s got upcoming live dates supporting LP

Phoenix, Arizona’s 18-year-old soul singer, Trinidad Cardona, moves #37-24 now that he goes from viral to getting a mainstream push from his new label, Island Records, and sees streams rise; he’s currently out with Alex Aiono’s Feels Like Tour

EDM duo Lost Kings re-enter at #27 after just a few weeks away; they are at #31 on Ultimate EDM Artists and First Love (ft. Sabrina Carpenter) takes #33 on Ultimate EDM Songs

Another artist to have hit our early warning radar exactly two years ago is Kali Uchis, who debuts here at #30 as her classically funky new jam, After the Storm (ft. Tyler, the Creator & Bootsy Collins) gets flowing and she is on the road with Lana Del Rey into next month

Cuban trapton duo Yomil y el Dany debut at #35 following the release of their album, Dopados de la Mente


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