After a few weeks of silence without much change at the top of the song charts, ‘s group Kid Laroi with Justin Bieber stepped up to shake things up a bit, as did BTS. The Laroi/Bieber “Stay” collaboration debuted at #1 on Rolling Stone Songs Chart, followed by another new entry, “Permission to Dance” by BTS, at #2.
Things don’t look much different from above Rolling Stone Album Chart, though, like Olivia Rodrigo had another week at number 1 with “Sour” and the highest debut album was Vince Staples’ album of the same name at number 19.
In the singles world, the song Bieber / Laroi debuted with 255,000 song units and 30.8 million streams.
In second place, BTS’s latest has 202,000 song units and 9.6 million streams.
That pushed Rodrigo’s top single “Good 4 U” down two places to #3, right ahead of another new entry, Post Malone’s “Motley Crew,” which came in at #4 with 136,000 singles. song position and 16.5 million streams.
Four songs debuted in the top 10, with the last being Beer’s “Whole Lotta Money” with Nicki Minaj at number nine. Continuing to drop in the chart, Billie Eilish’s “NDA” dropped to No. 23rd place.
Top 10 hits include “Kiss Me More” by Doja Cat featuring SZA at number 5, followed by “Bad Habits” by Ed Sheeran, “Levitating” by Dua Lipa, “Butter” by BTS and “Fancy” by country singer Walker Hayes Like.”
On the album chart, Rodrigo remained at the top for the eighth week with 81,400 album units, with 93.7 million song streams contributing to the album’s No.
Behind is Doja Cat, at #2 with “Planet Her” and Morgan Wallen, Lil Durk / Lil Baby, Polo G, Tyler, the Creator, Dua Lipa, Bo Burnham, MoneyBagg Yo and the Weeknd.
Staples’ eponymous release peaked at number 19 with 19,300 album units, 20.1 million song streams, and 2,800 album sales.
https://variety.com/2021/music/news/kid-laroi-justin-bieber-bts-olivia-rodrigo-chart-1235023346/ | Kid Laroi, Justin Bieber and BTS Shake Up Top of the Songs Chart