Hot 100: Niall Horan Scores Second Solo Top 20 Hit As “Slow Hands” Reaches #19

“Slow Hands” follows in the footsteps of “This Town.”

Niall Horan on TODAY | Nathan Congleton/NBC

“Slow Hands” is Niall Horan’s second solo single.

This week, it becomes his second solo Top 20 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Up three places, “Slow Hands” earns #19 on this week’s chart.

The Hot 100 ranks songs based on combined activity from sales, streams and radio airplay. “Slow Hands” is performing solidly in all categories; it is doing particularly well on the sales front.

“This Town,” Horan’s debut solo single, peaked at #20 during its Hot 100 run.

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