Rihanna’s lead ANTi single tops the Billboard Hot 100 for a sixth week.
The U.S. can’t get enough of Rihanna’s “Work” as it continues to top the Hot 100 for a seventh time since its debut – this time with 89,000 downloads and 28.8 million U.S. streams. This marks Riri’s 58th week at No. 1 since her career began. If she continues her reign into next week, the “Kiss It Better” singer will tie The Beatles’ record with 59 weeks at the top; Mariah Carey leads with 79.
The numbers via Billboard:
As on the Hot 100, “Work,” released on Westbury Road/Roc Nation, spends a seventh week at No. 1 on the Streaming Songs chart with 28.8 million U.S. streams, down 9 percent, in the week ending March 31, according to Nielsen Music. “Work” also tops the subscription services-based On-Demand Songs chart (13.4 million, down 7 percent) for an eighth frame. It rises 3-2, hitting a new high, on Radio Songs (120 million in airplay audience, down 1 percent), while slipping 4-5 on Digital Songs (89,000 downloads sold, up 4 percent), which it led for two weeks. “Work” tops Billboard’s Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart for a ninth nonconsecutive week.
Rounding out the Top 5 is Justin Bieber’s “Love Yourself” at No. 5, Zayn Malik’s “Pillowtalk” at No. 4, Meghan Trainor’s “No” at No. 3 and Luke Graham’s “7 Years” at No. 2.
Honorable Mention: Fifth Harmony receive their first Top 10 on the Hot 100 this week with their recent single “Work From Home.”
In other words, we all need a vacation.