For today’s Pop addict, talented male contributors who truly bring in the numbers have become a little too difficult too find, since Justin Timberlake‘s departure from the scene some five years ago.
However, flying the flag for the male mega seller this week comes Bruno Mars, storming the Billboard 200 with his sophomore album ‘Unorthodox Jukebox’. Arriving at #2, the album’s arrival wasn’t the only piece of good news the ‘Marry You‘ mastermind welcomed this week.
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Chart check below…
Spending its second week at #1 is his latest single ‘Locked Out Of Heaven’, the single makes Mars one of 9 male divos to spend at least two weeks atop the chart with their first four releases, securing his 9th week atop the tally since his debut.
As if that wasn’t enough, the single comes soared on Billboard’s On-Demand Songs chart with a mind blowing 1.39 million streams counted in the last week, sure to have helped it shift a sweet 220,000 downloads in the same space of time.
Not impressed? Well, in what gives the singer no choice but to bring home the commercial bacon, this week also saw him enjoy radio audience impressions of 135 million, nabbing the #2 spot on the Hot 100 Airplay chart.