kaiju Cruises at No. 4 is painting‘s Best Dance/Electronic Albums Planned (dated November 26) w/ The thrill of the chase. The collection begins with 5,000 equivalent album units obtained in the United States on November 11. 11-17 week tracking, according to Luminate.
Suspense It is Kygo’s fifth charted entry, all of which have reached the top five, dating from June 2016, when Cloud Nine stormed into no. 1. The quintet of titles tied Lady Gaga for second in the period, second only to The Chainsmokers’ seven. Kygo’s other top five compilations are EP’s stars (No. 3, October 2017), Kids in love (No. 1, November 2017) and golden hour (No. 2, June 2020).
Meanwhile, Kygo tops the leading debut on the multi-meter Hot Dance/Electronic Songs chart with “The Way We Were”, featuring Plested (#18). the first painting English singer/songwriter (Phil) Plaisted’s chart debut, the song had 988,000 streams in its initial frame.
Kygo has now placed 61 total tracks on Hot Dance/Electronic Songs, including nine songs from Suspense; Since the chart’s inception in January 2013, only David Guetta has more (73). Top 24 Norwegian DJ/Producer leads all acts; The Chainsmokers are next with a score of 22. Five of them are included in Kygo’s top ten Suspense: “Love Me Now”, starring Zoe Weiss (No. 9, August 2021); “Undeniable”, featuring the X Ambassadors (#8, Oct. 2021); “Foot Dancer,” starring DNCE (#6, March); “Lost Without You” with Dean Lewis (Issue 10, August). and “Woke Up in Love” with Gryffin and Calum Scott (No. 9, September).
Back on Top Dance/Electronic Albums, Black Eyed Peas make their first entry with pop/dance to rise (No. 13, 2,500 units). two to rise Tracks rose to Hot Dance/Electronic Songs: “Don’t You Worry” with Shakira and David Guetta (No. 7, July), and “Simply the Best” with Anitta and El Alfa, returning to a new Top 38 this week.
In 2020, Black Eyed Peas enjoyed 10 weeks at number one. 1 on Hot Dance/Electronic Songs with “Ritmo (Bad Boys for Life),” featuring J Balvin. as well as a collaboration with Tiësto, Pump It Louder from his album leader (Delivery date February 24, 2023), reached no. 28 last month.
Shifting to the dance/mix airplay chart, Afrojack and Black V Neck vaulted 14-9 with “Day N Night,” featuring Muni Long. Afrojack made his twelfth Top 10 and first for both of his collaborators charting primary dance broadcasts on Music Choice’s Dance/EDM channel, WZFL (Revolution 93.5) Miami and SiriusXM’s BPM, among others. (The Dance/Mix Show Airplay chart measures radio airplay on select full-time dance stations, along with plays during mix shows on about 70 of the Top 40 formats.)