Adele's 'Hello' Leads Hot 100 for Ninth Week
29 December 2015
Adele's 'Hello' is exactly where it's ranked since its debut - at the top of the Billboard Hot 100 (dated Jan.9). Plus, Justin Bieber's "Love Yourself" rises to a new high of No. 3.
Continuing Adele's longest command atop the chart, "Hello" is hitting the top of the Billboard Hot 100 for a ninth week in a row. After debuting atop the Nov. 14 tally, it has spent all of it's weeks at No. 1.
With a ninth week atop the Hot 100 for "Hello," released on XL/Columbia Records, Adele extends her longest No. 1 stay: last week, the song bested the reign of her first leader, "Rolling in the Deep," which back in 2011 ruled for seven weeks. Additionally, since Lorde's "Royals, (which crowned the chart for nine weeks in October-December 2013), "Hello" is the new longest-leading Hot 100 No. 1 song, by a solo female which.
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To top it all, according to Nielsen Music, "Hello" rebounds for a sixth total week atop Digital Songs (tying "Deep" for Adele's longest run atop the chart), gaining by 13 percent to 174,000 downloads sold in the week ending Dec. 24. Also it rules over Radio Songs for a seventh week, which is rewriting her longest rule, passing the six-week commands of "Deep" and 2012's "Set Fire to the Rain". With a 160 million all-format audience impressions (down 6 percent). After logging seven weeks at No. 1, "Hello" is now hanging on to No. 2 on Streaming Songs, with 21.1 million U.S. streams, down 2 percent.