Hip Hop Singles Sales: Wiz Khalifa, The Weeknd & Fetty Wap (Article)

Hip Hop Singles Sales: Wiz Khalifa, The Weeknd & Fetty Wap

Wiz Khalifa won’t budge from #1 and The Weeknd has a new song at #2.

The Hip Hop and R&B singles chart remained in familiar shape this week with a couple new tracks in the Top 10. The Weeknd traded out his “Earned It” single for “The Hills,” which jumped to #2 in its first week on digital shelves. Wiz Khalifa meanwhile hasn’t budged from his #1 spot in months and Fetty Wap’s “Trap Queen” stayed strong at #3.

Wiz Khalifa Doesn’t Budge From #1

In an increasingly predictable display, Wiz Khalifa is yet again at #1 on the Hip Hop and R&B singles charts with 171,502 singles sold over the last week. The track has officially pushed more than 2.5 million copies since its debut on the chart three months ago.

The Weeknd Debuts New Song At #2

After his 50 Shades of Grey original “Earned It” hung around #2 for weeks on end, The Weeknd has a new track at the runner-up spot this week. The Weeknd’s “The Hills” sold 108,941 copies in its first week of availability.

Fetty Wap Clocks 1.5 Million Sales

With a handful of other songs on the rise, Fetty Wap’s “Trap Queen” remains the New Jersey native’s most resilient and successful to date and saw its sales record grow 1% when compared to last week. “Trap Queen” has now sold more than 1.5 million copies after earning more than 108,000 most recently.

Top 10 R&B/Hip Hop Single Sales For Week Ending 05/31/2015

#1. Wiz Khalifa feat. Charlie Puth – “See You Again” – 171,502 (2,560,850)

#2. The Weeknd – “The Hills” – 108,941 (108,941)

#3. Fetty Wap – “Trap Queen” – 108,397 (1,504,697)

#4. T’Wayne – “Nasty Freestyle” – 65,569 (613,047)

#5. The Weeknd – “Earned It” – 55,544 (1,887,915)

#6. Silento – “Watch Me” – 53,133 (295,448)

#7. Flo Rida feat. Sage The Gemini – “GDFR” – 39,885 (1,882,225)

#8. Rihanna – “Bitch Better Have My Money” – 27,859 (573,878)

#9. Omarion feat. Chris Brown & Jhene Aiko – “Post To Be” – 27,784 (546,784)

#10. Rich Homie Quan – “Flex (Ooh, Ooh, Ooh)” – 27,290 (159,895)

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