Top 5 Songs This Weekend On Billboard Hot 100 Pop Singles Chart

Below are the top 5 popular songs for the week ending April 22 in the Billboard Hot 100 Pop Singles chart:

Ed Sheeran’s “Shape of You”

Ed Sheeran’s "Shape of You"

Released – 6 January 2017
Format – Digital download
Recorded – 2016
Genre – Pop, dancehall, tropical house

Very few songs run as champion for twelve weeks and one among the 18 is Ed Sheeran’s “Shape of You.” Last November the “Closer” of the Chainsmokers and Halsey too lasted for twelve weeks.

The Billboard Hot 100 chart has a history of 58 years.

Kendrick Lamar “Humble”

Kendrick Lamar "Humble"

Released – 30 March 2017
Format – Digital download
Recorded – 2017
Genre – Hip Hop

“Humble” has entered the chart for first time and at runner-up slot. Kendrick Lamar closed Coachella’s first weekend on April 16 with superb performance. Next weekend again the same to repeat.

Bruno Mars “That’s What I Like”

Bruno Mars "That's What I Like"

Released – 30 January 2017
Format – Digital download
Recorded – 2016
Genre – R&B, Hip Hop soul, new jack swing
Length – 3:26
Label – Atlantic

“That’s What I Like” has just shifted one slot down to third position in the Billboard Hot 100 chart. There are two names if Bruno Mars wish for grabbing another artist for a collaboration. One could be Barry Manilow, who has met him just once and nothing was implemented. The other could be Jojo in the current music scene.

Kyle Featuring Lil Yachty “iSpy”

Kyle Featuring Lil Yachty "iSpy"

Released – 2 December 2016
Format – Digital download
Recorded – 2016
Genre – Hip Hop
Length – 4:13
Label – Indie-Pop Atlantic

The “iSpy” of Kyle and Lil Yachty has taken up the fourth position on the chart.

Lil Yachty said a full-length album will be released soon and it will be titled as Teenage Emotions.

Last weekend he also made an appearance at California’s Coachella Festival. He performed on the stage joining Gucci Mane.

The Chainsmokers & Coldplay “Something Just Like This”

The Chainsmokers & Coldplay "Something Just Like This"

Released – 22 February 2017
Format – Digital download
Genre – Electropop
Length – 4:07
Label – Disruptor Columbia

“Something Just Like This” of The Chainsmokers and Coldplay is fifth on the Hot 500 chart.

Currently Coldplay is on Asia tour and lately performed in South Korea, honoring Sewol ferry tragedy victims.

On 16 April 2014 a South Korean ferry capsized and sank that killed over 300 people.

A 10-second of silence too wa called by lead singer Chris Martin for the honor of victims.

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