Congratulations to Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande, who storm to Number 1 on today’s Official Songs Chart with Rain On Me.
Notching up 70,000 chart sales to take Number 1 from recently’s leader, DaBaby’s Rockstar ft. Roddy Ricch, Rain On Me declares the most significant ever opening week streaming numbers by an all-female partnership in the UK, with 8.1 million plays in 7 days. It’s likewise Gaga’s first single to debut at Number 1.
Responding to the news, Lady Gaga informed OfficialCharts.com:
“If someone told me the day I wrote Rain on Me, a day I was crying water like misery, that this song would someday be Number 1, I never would have believed them. Thank you for celebrating this song. It’s my gift to you, to celebrate yourself. I hope the whole world is dancing. To all my UK monsters, I love you so much from the bottom of my heart. Thank you for making me Number 1, and I hope you feel Number 1 every time you listen to this song.”
Rain On Me is the second single from Gaga’s brand-new album Chromatica, which is launched today.
Both Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande now have 6 UK Number 1 songs each, signing up with the similarity Queen, Britney Spears and Rod Stewart. It’s likewise the first all-female partnership to strike Number 1 in 6 years, because Ariana collaborated with Jessie J and Nicki Minaj on Bang Bang in 2014.
Somewhere Else in the Leading 5, Rover by S1mba ft. DTG reaches a brand-new peak, up one at Number 3. Other brand-new Leading 20 peaks today originated from Breaking Me by Subject ft. A7S (11), Flowers by Nathan Dawe ft. Jaykae (12), and 220 Kid & & Gracey with Do Not Need Love (17).
KSI claims 3 Leading 40 entries today following the release of his debut studio album Dissimulation: Houdini ft. Swarmz & & Tion Wayne rebounds 8 locations to Number 15, Cap ft. Balanced out at Number 24, and Killa Killa ft. Aiyana-Lee debuts at Number 27.
More climbs up come today originated from Secrets by Regard & & Raye, up 5 to 25, Party Lady by 19- year-old United States rapper StaySolidRocky increases 6 locations to Number 28, and In Your Eyes by The Weeknd lifts 10 areas to Number 29 following a brand-new remix including Doja Feline.
The 1975 see their newest single If You’re Too Shy (Let Me Know) go back to the Leading 40 at Number 33 following the release of their 4th studio album Notes On A Conditional Type.
Even More down, Think of Things by Icelandic vocalist Daði Freyr, Iceland’s Eurovision entry for the cancelled 2020 contest and now a viral hit on TikTok, climbs up 9 location to go into the Leading 40 atNumber Who’s That What’s That by 19- year-old UK beginner Niko B (real name Tom Austin) debuts at Number 39.