Lil Wayne Becomes First Artist to Debut Two Songs in Hot 100 Top Five

Lil Wayne is making chart historical past.

In addition to topping the Billboard 200 with Tha Carter V, the Young Money rapper turns into the primary artist to debut two songs concurrently within the high 5 on the Billboard Hot 100. The Kendrick Lamar-assisted “Mona Lisa” enters at No. 2, whereas “Don’t Cry” that includes XXXTentacion opens at No. 5.

Lil Wayne additionally joins Drake as the one artists to debut 4 songs within the high 10 in a single week. “Uproar” enters at No. 7 and “Let It Fly” that includes Travis Scott locations at No. 10.

Additionally, 22 of the 23 tracks from Tha Carter V charted on the Hot 100. Lil Wayne and Drake are the one acts to chart not less than 22 songs concurrently within the chart’s historical past.

Tha Carter V opened at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 after promoting 480,000 equal album items in its first week, of which 141,000 have been conventional gross sales. C5 additionally has the second-biggest streaming week ever for an album, with 433 million on-demand audio streams.

Elsewhere on the Hot 100, Maroon 5’s “Girls Like You” that includes Cardi B spends a 3rd week at No. 1.

Billboard Hot 100 Top 10

1. Maroon 5 feat. Cardi B – “Girls Like You”
2. Lil Wayne feat. Kendrick Lamar – “Mona Lisa”
three. Juice WRLD – “Lucid Dreams”
four. Post Malone – “Better Now”
5. Lil Wayne feat. XXXTentacion – “Don’t Cry”
6. Travis Scott – “Sicko Mode”
7. Lil Wayne – “Uproar”
eight. 5 Seconds of Summer – “Youngblood”
9. Drake – “In My Feelings”
10. Lil Wayne feat. Travis Scott – “Let It Fly”