2013 has been an especially good year for runner-up hits on the Hot 100. Come listen to the historical company they keep.
OK, the song helped, too.
And in the UK. Lot of qualifiers in this story.
Did you honestly expect to see anybody else at the top?
How much Timbaland is in each of these songs? And can you sex to them?
Baauer’s viral hit debuting on top of the charts, thanks to a rule change in the Hot 100, is a little ridiculous.
The Bieb will not be denied on the top of the charts, even with an album of acoustic versions with three new songs.
With Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ “Thrift Shop” topping the charts, a look at the fine lineage the Seatlle rapper joins.
Master of the charts, something something something…
The third-week Hot 100 leader tops all component charts as well, while Taylor holds T.I. off the albums chart.
Bruno Mars’ second album sells better than initially predicted, but still gets outpaced by Taylor’s “Red.”
“Locked Out of Heaven” becomes the fourth chart-topper of Bruno’s brief-but-impressive pop career.
Adele’s record-busting masterwork becomes the first eight-digit-seller in nearly a decade.
The electro-pop duo’s new EP hits No. 1 on iTunes. Be prepared to “Swoon.”
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