Ella Mai ‘Trip’ Hits Top 10 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart
Ella Mai has collected her second top 10 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart with her song “Trip”. The record jumps from 15 to 10 on the ranking dated October 20th. Trip improves on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs, which combines radio airplay, sales, and streaming data into its figures. This is chiefly thanks to gains at radio. Most noteworthy, the single climbs 4-2 on the R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay chart via a 9 percent boost to 26.5 million in audience, according to Nielsen Music.
Additionally, Trip climbs 17-12 on R&B/Hip-Hop Streaming Songs although it dipped 2 percent to 22.6 million U.S. clicks. Sales for the song also slid 3 percent to 7,000 in the week. However, despite the drop, “Trip” rebounds 16-14 on the R&B/Hip-Hop Digital Song sales. In addition to sales, it’s worth noting that “Trip” follows Ella Mai and her breakout hit, “Boo’d Up”. The song reached number 4 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs. Both of Mai’s singles appeared on the singer’s debut full-length album that was released on October 12th.
It’s safe to say that Ella’s song “Watchamacallit” is a hit as it maintains its number 1 rank for a second week on the Hot R&B Songs chart. There, Mai gains a third top 10, after “Boo’d Up” and “Trip”. The Chris Brown assisted “Whatchamacallit” debuts at number 9. The collaboration also opens at number 3 on R&B Digital Sales chart. The song sold 5,000 in the week ending October 11th and is number 15 on the R&B Streaming Songs charts with 5.1 million plays in the week. Most noteworthy, with the new debut, Chris Brown collects his 25th top 10 on the Hot R&B Songs chart. This information reflects since the chart began in 2012, notably, by the time Chris Brown was already an established star.
So, as she flies up the charts – it’s safe to say that Ella Mai is an artist to keep an eye on.