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The Weeknd’s “Prisoner,” “Tell Your Friends,” “Acquainted,” More Debut on Hot 100

The Weeknd’s “Beauty Behind The Madness,” which sold 325,518 copies in its first week of release, commanded impressive interest as a complete album.

Its individual tracks also fared well. Many of the songs posted strong sales and streaming numbers during the most recent tracking week.

As a result, The Weeknd scores a handful of debuts on this week’s Hot 100 and Bubbling Under Hot 100 charts.

The album tracks join his singles “Can’t Feel My Face” (#2 on the Hot 100), “The Hills” (#3 on the Hot 100), and “Earned It” (#37 on the Hot 100):

Prisoner ft. Lana Del Rey (#47 on Hot 100, #50 on Streaming Songs, #18 on Digital Songs)
Tell Your Friends (#54 on Hot 100, #26 on Streaming Songs)
Acquainted (#60 on Hot 100, #41 on Streaming Songs)
Real Life (#62 on Hot 100, #37 on Streaming Songs)
Shameless (#79 on Hot 100)
Losers ft. Labrinth (#85 on Hot 100)
Dark Times ft. Ed Sheeran (#93 on Hot 100, #48 on Streaming Songs)
In the Night (#100 on Hot 100)
Angel (#2 on Bubbling Under Hot 100)
As You Are (#6 on Bubbling Under Hot 100)

Brian Cantor

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