Monday Morning Mediabase 09/25/2017

Eight milestones this Monday Morning to report.

Niall Horan becomes the second One Directioner to top the Pop charts. He does this with his second single “Slow Hands” from his debut album “Flicker” (out October 20th). He’s likely to be followed by Liam Payne whose “Strip That Down” (featuring Quavo) is firmly ensconced at second on that chart. “Slow Hands” is also currently top 4 on HAC and top 20 on AC. The song also added a new format this week, Rhythmic.

Who was the first One Directioner to hit the top of the Pop chart? Zayn with his debut single “Pillowtalk”. Zayn has his own milestone this week as his lead single for his second album climbs onto the HAC chart. “Dusk Till Dawn”‘s appearance on the chart marks the first time all 5 One Directioners have been on the same airplay chart. Also there are Niall Horan with “Slow Hands”, Liam Payne with “Strip That Down”, Harry Styles with “Two Ghosts” and Louis Tomlinson with “Back To You”.

Speaking of X-Factor Bands, Fifth Harmony is back on the Pop charts. “He Like That” is their second single from their “Fifth Harmony” album released in August.

Kelly Clarkson is our second artist to have two milestones this week. “Love So Soft”, debut single from her upcoming album, just keeps knocking down these milestones each week since its release. This week it goes top 30 on Pop and top 20 on AC.

Also from American Idol is Mandisa. “Bleed the Same” is the third single released from her fifth studio album. This week, it goes top 40 on CAC.

Finally, we have Survivor Chase Rice. His “Three Chords & The Truth” make it onto the Country charts just ahead of his album release on September 29th.

Billboard reports that the Foo Fighters have their second number one album and BTS becomes the first K-Pop group to score a US top 10 album.

1 (NEW) Foo Fighters “Concrete and Gold” 127K, 120K sales
2 (4) Lil Uzi Vert “Luv is Rage 2” 50K (-11%)
3 (1) Tomas Rhett “Life Changes” 39K (-68%)
4 (8) Kendrick Lamar “DAMN” 34K (-2%)
5 (6) XXXTentacion “17” 33K (-17%)
6 (9) Khalid “American Dream” 31K (+1%)
7 (NEW) BTS “Love Yourself and Her” 31K, 18K in sales, 4K in TEA, 10K in SEA
8 (13) Imagine Dragon “Evolve” 28 (+8%)
9 (NEW) Big and Rich “Did it for the Party” 27K , 26K in sales
10 (17) Post Malone “Stoney” 26K (+24%)

Camila Cabello:
“Havana” featuring Young Thug: ^31 Pop (39)
featured with Travis Scott and Quavo on Major Lazar’s “Know No Better”: ^26 Pop (27); ^32 RHY (33)

Carrie Underwood
featured on Keith Urban’s “The Fighter”: 45 HAC (42); ^12 AC (12)

Chase Rice:
“Three Chords & The Truth”: ^48 Country (51)

Danny Gokey:
“The Comeback”: 10 CAC (10)

Fifth Harmony:
“He Like That”: ^42 Pop (53)

Harry Styles:
“Two Ghosts”: ^32 Pop (31), ^32 HAC (36)

James Arthur:
“Can I Be Him”: 35 HAC (26)
“Say You Won’t Let Go”: 5 AC (3)

Kelly Clarkson:
“Love So Soft”: ^27 Pop (32); ^13 HAC (13); ^20 AC (24)

Lauren Alaina:
“Doin’ Fine”: 43 Country (47)
featured on “What Ifs” by Kane Brown: ^5 Country (5)

Liam Payne:
“Strip that Down” featuring Quavo: ^2 Pop (4); ^15 HAC (14); 13 RHY (11)

Louis Tomlinson:
“Back to You” featuring Bebe Rexha & Digital Farm Animals: 41 Pop (29); 34 HAC (31)

Lindsey Stirling:
“Love’s Just a Feeling” f. Rooty: 31 AC (25); ^42 HAC (47)

Mandisa:
“Bleed the Same”: ^34 CAC (46)

Niall Horan:
“Slow Hands”: ^1 Pop (2); ^4 HAC (4); ^19 AC (19); ^49 RHY (52)

Phillip Phillips:
“Miles”: ^21 HAC (21); 47 AC (47); ^25 AAA (27)

Scotty McCreery:
“Five More Minutes”: ^35 Country (39)

Zayn:
“Dusk Till Dawn” featuring Sia: ^41 HAC (65)

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