News 29 October 2016

Week three at #1 for James Arthur

Debuts by Peking Duk, Neiked, Drake and more!

Week three at #1 for James Arthur

Debuts by Peking Duk, Neiked, Drake and more!

It’s week three at the top of the ARIA Singles Chart for James Arthur’s ‘Say You Won’t Let Go’. Arthur’s album Back From The Edge could figure in next week’s Albums Chart following its release on 28 October.

A jump of 12 spots to #4 for ‘Shout Out To My Ex’ has given Little Mix their second top five on the ARIA Singles Chart. It’s one spot below the peak position reached by ‘Wings’ (#3 Nov. ’12).

This week’s Singles Chart also includes new peaks for Bruno Mars’ ‘24K Magic’ (up two to #7), Maroon 5’s ‘Don’t Wanna Know’ (up ten to #11), Zara Larsson’s ‘Ain’t My Fault’ (up seven to #17), Nevada’s ‘The Mack’ (up ten to #20) and Cheat Codes & Dante Klein’s ‘Let Me Hold You (Turn Me On)’ (up four to #38).


#18: Peking Duk Feat. Elliphant ‘Stranger’ – Canberra electronic duo Peking Duk return to the top 50 for the first time in 2016 with ‘Stranger’. The follow-up single to ‘Say My Name’ (#29 Jul. ’15) features vocals by Swedish artist Elliphant.

#33: Neiked ‘Sexual’ – Swedish producer Victor Rådström, aka Neiked, makes his ARIA top 50 debut with ‘Sexual’. Featuring British artist Dyo on vocals, the track has already charted in the UK, Ireland, Sweden and several other European countries.

#40: Drake ‘Fake Love’ – Drake scores his sixth top 50 as lead artist in 2016 with ‘Fake Love’. The track comes from the forthcoming album More Life, which is set for release in December. Drake’s other chart entries this year have been with ‘Summer Sixteen’ (#25 Feb. ’16), ‘One Dance’ (#1 May ’16), ‘Pop Style’ (#44 Apr. ’16), ‘Too Good’ (#3 Jun. ’16) and ‘Controlla’ (#46 Oct. ’16).

#46: Frenship Feat. Emily Warren ‘Capsize’ – The top 50 debut for American electronic duo Frenship. ‘Capsize’ comes from the Californians’ debut EP Truce and features vocals by singer-songwriter Emily Warren.

#47: Zay Hilfigerrr & Zayion McCall ‘Juju on that Beat (TZ Anthem)’ – American rappers Zay Hilfigerrr & Zayion McCall make their debut with ‘Juju on that Beat (TZ Anthem)’. The track, which has already hit #11 in the US, features the duo freestyling over the 2004 track ‘Knuck If You Buck’ by American hip hop group Crime Mob.

#50: Andy Grammer ‘Fresh Eyes’ – Andy Grammer picks up his second ARIA top 50 appearance with ‘Fresh Eyes’. The first single from Grammer’s forthcoming third album hits the chart just over two years after the singer-songwriter made his debut with ‘Back Home’ (#27 Jul. ’14).