This Week’s Celebrity Music News Wrap Up – The Charts – July 8th

We have reached the week of July 8, 2017 on the Billboard Charts! We’ll dive into the Hot 100 (singles) first. “Despacito” by Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee ft. Justin Beiber is still in the #1 spot! At #2 is “I’m the One” by DJ Khaled ft. Justin Beiber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper, and Lil Wayne. At #3 we have “That’s What I Like” by Bruno Mars. New to the charts and coming in at #4 is “Wild Thoughts” by DJ Khaled ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller, and at #5 we have “The Shape of You” by Ed Sheeran. This week in 2016 the #1 spot went to “One Dance” by Drake ft. Wizkid & Kyla!

Next we go to the Billboard 200 (albums) chart! New this week and taking the #1 spot is “Melodrama” by Lorde. Also new this week and in the #2 spot is “Pretty Girls Like Trap Music” by 2Chainz, followed by Kendrick Lamar’s “Damn at #3. Then at #4 comes “The Nashville Sound” by Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit. “Feed the Machine” by Nickelback comes in at #5. This week in 2016 the #1 spot went to Drake’s “Views.”