News 3 June 2017

Week three at #1 for Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee

Debuts for Martin Garrix & Troye Sivan, Rita Ora and more!

Week three at #1 for Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee

Debuts for Martin Garrix & Troye Sivan, Rita Ora and more!

It’s week three at #1 on the ARIA Singles Chart for Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee’s Justin Bieber-featured track ‘Despacito’. The track has also scored its third week at #1 in the US and its fourth week at #1 in the UK.

A jump of four spots to #4 for ‘There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back’ puts the track equal with ‘Stitches’ (#4 Dec. ’15) and ‘Treat You Better’ (#4 Jul.’16) as Shawn Mendes’ highest chart peak.

In its second week on the chart, Liam Payne’s ‘Strip That Down’ enters the top ten for the first time at #9. Payne becomes the fourth former One Direction member to have a top ten hit on the ARIA Singles Chart.

After previously peaking at #19, Future’s has jumped up eight spots in its tenth week in the top 50 to claim a new peak at #13.

This week’s chart also includes new peaks for Niall Horan’s ‘Slow Hands’ (up two to #8), Charlie Puth’s ‘Attention’ (up three to #16), Cheat Codes’ ‘No Promises’ (up one to #19), Jonas Blue’s ‘Mama’ (up nine to #20) and Imagine Dragons’ ‘Thunder’ (up nine to #29).


#25: Martin Garrix & Troye Sivan ‘There For You’ – Dutch DJ/producer Martin Garrix teams up with Australian singer-songwriter Troye Sivan for new track ‘There For You’. It’s Garrix’s first appearance on the chart since the Dua Lipa collaboration ‘Scared To Be Lonely’ (#14 Feb. ’17) and Sivan’s first since ‘Youth’ (#17 Jan. ’16).

#31: Rita Ora ‘Your Song’ – Rita Ora returns to the chart for the first time in two years with ‘Your Song’. The British artist’s first top 50 appearance since ‘Poison’ (#30 Jul. ’15) was co-written by Ed Sheeran and is expected to be the first single to come from Ora’s second album.

#40: Lil Uzi Vert ‘XO Tour Llif3’ – The first appearance as lead artist in the ARIA top 50 for American rapper Lil Uzi Vert. ‘XO Tour Llif3’ comes from the EP Luv Is Rage 1.5. The Philadelphia-born rapper previously appeared on the chart as a featured artist on the Migos track ‘Bad and Boujee’ (#34 Feb. ’17).

#42: Maggie Lindemann ‘Pretty Girl’ – Texas-born artist Maggie Lindemann makes her ARIA Singles Chart debut with ‘Pretty Girl’. The track was released in late-2016 and has already been a top 20 hit in the UK, Ireland and Sweden, among others.

#43: Hailee Steinfeld ‘Most Girls’ – Hailee Steinfeld scores her first chart appearance in 2017 with ‘Most Girls’. It’s the singer/actress’ third top 50 and the follow-up to ‘Starving’ (#5 Sept. ’16).