Hip Hop Singles Sales: Week Of 05/04/14

posted May 10, 2014 01:30:00 PM CDT | 45 comments

Hip Hop Singles Sales: Week Of 05/04/14

Exclusive: Iggy Azalea's "Fancy" ends "Happy" by Pharrell William's run at the top of the R&B/Hip-Hop singles sales chart.

This week, Iggy Azalea has the #1 single on the R&B/Hip-Hop singles chart, while a new song from Michael Jackson makes a strong debut and DJ Khaled’s “All I Do Is Win” returns to the charts. 

Iggy Azalea Proves To Be “Fancy” With #1 Single

Iggy Azalea’s “Fancy” single holds the #1 spot on this week’s R&B/Hip-Hop chart. 

The rapper’s single has been on the charts for nine weeks and jumped from #4 last week to the chart-topping spot this week. It sold 221,540 copies this week, a 104 percent increase from last week’s 108,474 units sold.

“Fancy,” which also features Charli XCX, is now gold, with sales of 596,230.

“Fancy” also drops Pharrell Williams’ “Happy” to #2, the first time a song other than “Happy” has been the #1 single on the chart in more than a month.

Michael Jackson’s “Love Never Felt So Good” Makes Highest Debut

Michael Jackson’s “Love Never Felt So Good” enters the charts at #5 this week, the highest debut on this week’s tally.

The song, which features Justin Timberlake, sold 80,230 units and is slated to be the fist song on the forthcoming posthumous Xscape album from the singer. 

Jackson’s second posthumous album is set to be released Tuesday (May 13) via Epic Records and the Estate of Michael Jackson.

Xscape is set to be executive produced by Epic Records Chairman and CEO L.A. Reid, who is said to have been digging through Jackson archives spanning four decades of the singer's material. The songs have been reworked and modernized keeping "Jackson’s essence and integrity, creating the best music you’ve never heard," according to Epic. 

DJ Khaled’s “All I Do Is Win” Goes Triple Platinum

DJ Khaled’s “All I Do Is Win” single, which was released in 2010, has now sold more than 3 million units thanks to a more than 1,000 percent increase in sales this week.

The song, which also features T-Pain, Ludacris, Rick Ross and Snoop Dogg, sold 41,551 units this week, up from 2,999 copies last week. It is the #9 single this week.

R&B/Hip-Hop Singles Sales: Week Ending 05/04/14

#1. Iggy Azalea f. Charli XCX - “Fancy” - 221,540 (596,230)

#2. Pharrell Williams - “Happy” - 174,462 (4,875,957)

#3. John Legend - “All Of Me” - 161,437 (3,317,333)

#4. Jason Derulo f. 2 Chainz - “Talk Dirty” - 99,401 (3,305,930)

#5 Michael Jackson f. Justin Timberlake - “Love Never Felt So Good” - 80,230 (80,230)

#6. Aloe Blacc - "The Man" - 50,653 (2,151,971) 

#7. Chris Brown f. Lil Wayne & French Montana - “Loyal" - 47,710 (606,556)

#8. Jason Derulo f. Snoop Dogg - “Wiggle” - 43,863 (62,645)

#9. DJ Khaled f. T-Pain, Ludacris, Rick Ross, Snoop Dogg - “All I Do Is Win” - 41,551 (3,022,893)

#10. Young Money f. Drake - “Trophies” - 33,142 (348,758)

All sales data is courtesy of Nielsen Soundscan. 

Lists on Ranker

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