Dua Lipa & Calvin Harris Dominate the Charts
Calvin Harris and Dua Lipa climb to number 1 on two Billboard dance charts with their song “One Kiss”. Jumping from the number 2 spot to 1 on the Dance Club Songs and 3 to 1 on Dance/Mix Show Airplay. The dance/pop original was remixed by Jauz, Jason Reilly & Alphalove and Zhu, among others. The fifth top record for both artists on Dance Club Songs, “Kiss” is Calvin’s 19th chart hit. This dates to his song “Bounce”, featuring Kelis in 2011. Furthermore, Dua Lipa is experiencing her fifth number 1 in as many appearances. Dua’s first number 1 was “Blow Your Mind (Mwah)” back in January 2017. Only Rihanna has found herself atop the chart more times with six.
On the Dance/Mix Show Airplay chart, “Kiss” is Harris’ 11th number 1. Additionally, Dua Lipa now has her second. This placement lifts Calvin to within one of Rihanna’s record of 12 – dating back to the chart’s August 2003 inception.
Taking a look at the Hot Dance/Electronic Songs, Harris and Dua Lipa plant “Kiss” at number 2 for a fourth week. The track has earned top Airplay Gainer honors with 31 million in all-format radio audience. Up 9 percent from the previous week.
Beyond Dua Lipa and Calvin Harris
Other artists aside from Dua Lipa are finding success for themselves. Cash Cash collects its fourth top 10 on Dance/Mix Show Airplay with “Finest Hour” featuring Abir. In addition, the track adds top Streaming Gainer honors on Hot Dance/Electronic Songs (24-20), up 20 percent to just over 1 million U.S. streams, according to Nielsen Music. Additionally, on Hot Dance/Electronic Songs, Clean Bandit breaks in at number 6 with “Solo”. The song features Demi Lovato and is Clean Bandit’s fifth top 10 and Lovato’s second. Solo starts with 4.7 million U.S. streams and 13,000 sold. Furthermore, “Solo” starts at number 2 on Dance/Electronic Digital Song Sales and number 8 on Dance/Electronic Streaming Songs.