Billboard and Twitter go halves on a baby.
Tag: On the charts
Paramore against the trolls and psychopaths
“Ain’t It Fun” might be the cure for the Internet’s toxicity.
Usher kicks off the summer chart wars
“Good Kisser” prepares for chart dominance.
Michael Jackson bounces back
A posthumous single that doesn’t feel ghoulish.
Like it or not, 5 Seconds of Summer is rock’s future
Pop-punk boy band brings new fans to a fading genre
Iggy Azalea flips the script and goes pop
A controversial rapper finds an audience in the club.
The Hot 100 turns disturbingly wholesome
Kids movies and worship music are taking over the pop charts
Christina Perri does Lana Del Rey
A copycat song highlights how Del Rey’s more than a pretty face.
Sam Smith brings UK two-step back to the Hot 100
Disclosure’s “Latch” and Naughty Boy’s “La La La” revive a turn-of-the-millennium style.
Young Thug weirds his way onto the Hot 100
“Stoner” brings the young rapper’s idiosyncratic style to the mainstream.
The Chainsmokers’ paint-by-numbers virality
“#SELFIE” makes a thoroughly engineered attempt at memedom
Pharrell continues to be unstoppable
“Happy” breezes to the top of the Hot 100.
Tegan and Sara strike satirical pop gold
“Everything Is Awesome!!!” gives Canadian cult act their biggest hit
Getting buzzed on frat country
Jerrod Niemann and Jon Pardi want to party with you.
Ratchet king DJ Mustard makes moves on the Hot 100
Mustard on the charts