Hip Hop Single Sales: French Montana Wins This Week, the Highest Debut With "A Lie"
French Montana the new Jungle Rules album has resulted in significant progress for the Moroccan rapper in this week's R&B/Hip Hop Single Sales chart. His previously released track, "Unforgettable" with Swae Lee, has been fired on the graph of the earth at #2, marking this week's largest gain. Montana "A Lie", with The Weeknd and Max B makes his debut in the #10.
DJ Khaled is the #1 this week with "Wild Thoughts" with Rihanna and Bryson Tiller, while the "I am that" follows not far behind in position #3.
Yo Gotti and Nicki Minaj's new single "the Rake" wins this week as the second-largest gain and the Cardi B "Bodak Yellow" is gradually gaining traction.
French Montana, The Weeknd & Max B Debut Big With "A Lie"
French Montana enters the chart #10 with "A Lie", with The Weeknd and Max B, who is currently serving prison time in New Jersey. Jungle Rules has only sold 14,550 following its release.
Yo Gotti & Nicki Minaj "Rake" the Profits of Big
Yo Gotti and Nicki Minaj's new single "the Rake" shot up the charts this week for the 60 per cent. The Mike WiLL Made-It-produced club anthem currently sits at #12.
With 12,099 units sold in this week alone, compared to 7,542 last week, it seems that Gotti is on the way to ensure another blow following 2015's "Down In The DMs." According to an Instagram post, the video has already been shot, and the characteristics of Blac Chyna and Nicki wheel of a Lamborghini and Ferrari.
Cardi B "Bodak Yellow" Climbing The Charts
Cardi B is slowly climbing up charts with his latest joint "Bodak Yellow" and lands at #17 this week. Cardigan sales for the single jumped 38 per cent with 9,803 units sold.
"Bodak Yellow" has been charting for a little over two months.
The Top 10 R&B/Hip Hop Single Sales For Week Ending 07/20/2017
#1. DJ Khaled f. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – "Wild Thoughts" – 40,155 (277,918)
#2. French Montana f. Swae Lee — "Unforgettable" — 36,884 (272,384)
#3. DJ Khaled f. Lil Wayne, Justin Bieber, Quavo And the Chance The Rapper – "I am The One" – 35,248 (892,499)
#4. Post Malone f. Quavo — "Congratulations" -27,694 (701,292)
#5. Khalid — "Location": 26,144 (438,192)
#6. Childish Gambino — "Redbone" — 25,664 (484,254)
#7. Calvin Harris f. Pharrell, Katy Perry & Big S