Lil Nas X’s ‘Old Town Road’ Tops Billboard Hot 100 For 10th Week

Lil Nas X‘s “Old Town Road” continues its reign on the Billboard Hot 100, extending its run at the top to a tenth straight week.

The track, featuring Billy Ray Cyrus, is Lil Nas X’s debut Hot 100 hit and is the first introductory No. 1 to stay at the top for double-digit weeks since Mark Ronson‘s “Uptown Funk,” featuring Bruno Mars, ruled for 14 weeks in 2015.

Overall, “Old Town Road” is the 38th hit to top the Hot 100 list for at least 10 weeks and is the first to achieve the feat since Drake‘s “In My Feelings” held the honor during July – September 2018.

According to Nielsen Music, “Old Town Road” leads the Streaming Songs chart for a 10th week, logging 115.6 million streams, in the week ending June 6.

On the Digital Song Sales chart, the track stays at the top for a sixth straight week. With downloads rising 7% to 87,000 in the week ending June 6, it got the Hot 100’s top Sales Gainer award for a third consecutive week.

On the Radio Songs chart, “Road” rose 3-2 in the week ending June 9, with audience impressions surging up 3% to 98.3 million.

The track also tops the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs and Hot Rap Songs charts for a 10th week each and the Songs of the Summer survey for a second week.

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