Kim-Marie Spence does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organisation that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment. K-pop supergroup BTS made pop history on August 31 when it became the first Korean group to have a number one single on the Billboard Hot with their first wholly English-language single Dynamite. It also set a YouTube record for the most views in 24 hours. These charts are based on three metrics — streaming, radio airplay and digital sales in order of importance. The radio component of the charts is derived from monitoring radio airplay from over 1, radio stations throughout the US. ARMY has long realised that one way to ensure the success of their chosen group and their visibility within western media is through sales and streaming. Media academics, Dal Yong Jin and Kyong Yoon suggested that the lack of Korean pop content in mainstream media catalysed the development of the Korean pop culture social mediascape. Around million Americans still listen to radio , with radio reaching more Americans than any other platform in The inclusion of radio airplay within the Billboard Hot metric keeps the major charts bent in favour of English-language, particularly Euro-American American, Canadian and British , music. The fact that K-pop, despite its popularity, continues to receive such low or non-existent radio play is arguably due to gatekeeping of radio rather the preferences of the audience.
1. "You Are Not Alone" by Michael Jackson
2. "Fantasy" by Mariah Carey
Figures for albums released prior to are pure sales plus units from only. Occasionally, pure worldwide sales for older albums will be posted. A: The full chart is normally released on Tuesday in the US, with the top 10 and selected other positions being posted up to 24 hours before the full chart. A: The full chart is normally released mid week in the US, with the top 10 being posted on Sundays. Current week sales will be posted after the artist name and with the total since release in parenthesis.
The Billboard Hot is the music industry standard record chart in the United States for songs, published weekly by Billboard magazine. Chart rankings are based on sales physical and digital , radio play , and online streaming in the United States. The weekly tracking period for sales was initially Monday to Sunday when Nielsen started tracking sales in , but was changed to Friday to Thursday in July This tracking period also applies to compiling online streaming data. Radio airplay, which, unlike sales figures and streaming, is readily available on a real-time basis, is tracked on a Monday to Sunday cycle previously Wednesday to Tuesday. As of the issue for the week ending on January 23, , the Billboard Hot has had 1, different number one entries. The chart's current number-one song is " Drivers License " by Olivia Rodrigo. Prior to , Billboard ' s lead popularity chart was the Honor Roll of Hits , established in This chart ranked the most popular songs regardless of performer based on record and sheet sales, disk jockey, and juke box performances as determined by Billboard ' s weekly nationwide survey.
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