Today’s thread is brought to you by the letter X and the numbers 5, 9 and 15.
“Old Town Road” spends a Xth week on the top of the Hot 100. This viral sensation from Lil Nas X is just the 38th song to spend 10 weeks at the top of the chart. The song also tops the Streaming and Digital Song charts.
Normani’s Sam Smith collaboration “Dancing with a Stranger” is 9th on the chart this week. Idol judge Katy Perry’s latest single (“Never Really Over”) is 15th.
Over on the BB200, Thomas Rhett earns his second number one album with “Centre Point Road”. He moved 76K equivalent albums, 45K in sales. Believe it or not, but that is the biggest week for a Country album all year.
Sometimes Voice judge Miley Cyrus debuts in the top 10 with “She is Coming”. The album was 5th with 36K equivalent albums and 12K original albums. Her father Billy Ray appears in one of the popular remixes of “Old Town Road”.