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Chainsmokers & Halsey's 'Closer' Lands at Number 1 on Billboard's Hot 100!

The Chainsmokers and Halsey‘s hit song “Closer” jumped from the sixth spot to the number one spot on this week’s Billboard Hot 100!

The hot new song dethroned Sia‘s “Cheap Thrills,” featuring
, which enjoyed several weeks at number one and is now at number two. Major Lazer‘s “Cold Water” featuring Justin Bieber and MO is now at number three.

Rounding out the top give is Twenty One Pilots‘ “Heathens” and Calvin Harris and Rihanna‘s hit song “This Is What You Came For.”

Check out a stream of “Closer” if you haven’t heard it yet!

Sia's 'Cheap Thrills' Is Number One on 'Billboard' for Third Week!

Sia‘s “Cheap Thrills,” featuring Sean Paul, is number one on the Billboard Hot 100 for the third week in a row!

This is Sia‘s first number one song in the United States, and it is now the most-heard song on U.S. radio! Congrats, Sia!

Meanwhile, Drake‘s hit “One Dance” was number 2 on the charts this week. Calvin Harris and Rihanna‘s “This Is What You Came For” is now at number three.

Justin Timberlake‘s “Can’t Stop the Feeling” landed at number four this week, and Major Lazer‘s “Cold Water,” featuring Justin Bieber and MO is at number five.

Katy Perry's 'Rise' & Britney Spears' 'Make Me' Debut on Hot 100

Katy Perry and Britney Spears have debuted on the Billboard Hot 100 with their hot new singles!

Katy‘s new song “Rise” hit number 11 on the chart and it reached number one on the Digital Songs chart. This is the singer’s 11th number one on the chart, passing Taylor Swift‘s total of ten to have the second-most number ones on the chart’s history.

“Rise” sold 137,000 downloads in its first week on the chart

Britney‘s song “Make Me” starts its life on the Hot 100 chart at number 17. Her song sold 96,000 copies in its first week.

Sia Earns First Hot 100 Number One with 'Cheap Thrills'

Sia just made a major accomplishment – she has earned her first number one on the Billboard Hot 100!

The 40-year-old singer has dethroned Drake on the chart with her latest single “Cheap Thrills” featuring Sean Paul.

While this is Sia‘s first number one as an artist, she has previously topped the chart as a writer on Rihanna‘s song “Diamonds.”

This is the fourth number one for Sean, who has reached the summit with his songs “Get Busy” and “Temperature,” as well as a featured artist on Beyonce‘s “Baby Boy.”

Drake has spent ten non-consecutive weeks at number one on the Hot 100 chart with “One Dance” and the song drops to number two this week.

Rounding out the top five are Calvin Harris and Rihanna‘s “This Is What You Came For” wt number three, Justin Timberlake‘s “Can’t Stop the Feeling” at number four, and The Chainsmokers‘ “Don’t Let Me Down” featuring Daya at number five.

Drake Tops Hot 100 Again, Album Falls to Number Two

Drake is on top of the Billboard Hot 100 yet again with his smash hit song “One Dance.”

The track, featuring WizKid and Kyla, has spent nine weeks on top of the singles chart, tying the rapper’s previous Hot 100 topper “Work.” Impressively, Drake has topped the chart for 18 out of 30 weeks so far in 2016!

While Drake is still on top of the singles chart, his album Views has dropped to number two on the Billboard 200 albums chart following nine weeks at number one.

Blink-182 debuts on top of that chart with their new album California.

Justin Timberlake Gets First Number One Debut with 'Can't Stop the Feeling'

Justin Timberlake just pulled off a big feat with his new single “Can’t Stop The Feeling” – it debuted at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 and marked his first debut at the top of the chart!

The song, which will be featured on the Trolls movie soundtrack, had the best digital sales week of the year and sold the most in one week since Adele‘s “Hello” back in November.

“Can’t Stop the Feeling” is the 26th song ever to debut at number one on the Hot 100 with the last one being Zayn Malik‘s “Pillowtalk” in February.

While Justin has several other number one hits, this is the first time that one of his songs debuted in the slot.

“What. Is. Happening?!?! Just… Thank you fans, radio, and AAAH! No words. @billboard #Hot100,” Justin tweeted after hearing the news.

Drake Earns First Hot 100 Number One as Lead Artist!

Drake has reached the number one slot on the Billboard Hot 100 as a lead artist for the first time after his song “One Dance” peaked at the top!

The 29-year-old singer’s song featuring WizKid and Kyla has climbed 2-1 and achieved a record-setting weekly streaming total.

Drake has previously reached number one as a featured artist on Rihanna‘s songs “What’s My Name” and “Work,” but this is his first time at the top with his own song.

A notable feat on this week’s chart if Fifth Harmony reaching number five with their song “Work From Home,” which marks the girl group’s highest chart position.

The other songs in the top five are Desiigner‘s “Panda” at number two, Lukas Graham‘s “7 Years” at number three, and Mike Posner‘s “I Took a Pill in Ibiza” at number four.

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