Having already made the biggest splash of 2020 among new singles (as we reported here), ‘WAP’ – the sexually charged hit from Cardi B & Megan Thee Stallion – continues to drown out the competition thanks to a second week of stellar digital sales, radio airplay, and streaming.
The result? Another week at #1 on the Hot 100.
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The Ayo the Producer-crafted bop held competition from the likes of Drake, DaBaby, Harry Styles, and Jason Derulo at bay to win another week at #1.
Here’s the breakdown (week 2):
- Streaming: 72.2 million U.S. streams (down 22%)
- Radio airplay (impressions): 16.5 million radio airplay audience impressions (up 42%)
- Digital downloads: 36,000 downloads sold (down 71%)
In addition to its second-week reign making it the first song this year to rule the Hot 100 for its first set of charting weeks, reports have it the tune is already eligible for Platinum status in the United States.