Queen Rules Streets Talkin Artist 100, Ariana Grande Rises to No. 2 & EXO Hits Top 10

Queen Rules Streets Talkin Artist 100, Ariana Grande Rises to No. 2 & EXO Hits Top 10


Queen leads the record for the primary time, whereas EXO follows BTS as the one Okay-pop acts to succeed in the highest 10.

Queen hits No. 1 on the Streets Talkin Artist 100 chart (dated Nov. 17) to develop into the highest musical act within the U.S. for the primary time, due to beneficial properties for the band's music catalog following the Nov. 2 premiere of the brand new Bohemian Rhapsody biopic about late frontman Freddie Mercury.

The Artist 100, which launched in July 2014, measures artist exercise throughout key metrics of music consumption, mixing album and monitor gross sales, radio airplay, streaming and social media fan interplay to supply a weekly multi-dimensional rating of artist recognition.

Queen, which vaults from No. 16 on the Artist 100, advantages from the Bohemian Rhapsody soundtrack, which leaps 25-Three on the Streets Talkin 200, changing into the band's highest-charting album in 38 years, with 59,000 equal album models earned (up 187 %) within the week ending Nov. eight, in line with Nielsen Music. In whole, the group lands three albums on the Streets Talkin 200; Greatest Hits I, II & III: The Platinum Collection follows at No. 9 (up from No. 194) and Greatest Hits jumps to No. 48 (from No. 71).

The film's title monitor additionally re-enters the Streets Talkin Hot 100 chart, at No. 33, for the primary time since 1992, when it resurged amid the success of one other movie, Wayne's World, and peaked at No. 2. The tune initially reached No. 9 in 1976. The group concurrently lands 15 songs on the Hot Rock Songs chart.

Queen is the sixth rock group to steer the Artist 100 in 2018, following Fall Out Boy, Bon Jovi, Dave Matthews Band, Panic! on the Disco and Greta Van Fleet.

Ariana Grande leaps from No. 10 to No. 2 on the Artist 100, as she earns her first No. 1 on the Hot 100, "Thank U, Next," which debuts on the summit. Grande has spent three whole weeks atop the Artist 100.

Plus, BTS bounds 17-Four on the Artist 100, because the Okay-pop act spends its milestone 100th whole week at No. 1 on the Social 50 chart. Rounding out the Artist 100's prime 5, Lady Gaga dips 2-Three and Imagine Dragons rise 6-5.

Meanwhile, fellow Okay-pop group EXO vaults 44-9 on the Artist 100, coming into the highest 10 for the primary time on the energy of recent album EXO 5: Don't Mess Up My Tempo, which begins at No. 23 on the Streets Talkin 200 (23,000 models). BTS and EXO are the one Okay-pop acts to have reached the Artist 100's prime 10; BTS has led for 2 weeks, in June and September.

Check out this week's full Artist 100 chart right here.