Alessia Cara’s “Here” Has Best Sales Week Yet, Goes Top 50 on Hot 100

Alessia Cara [Paradigm]

Momentum continues to build for Alessia Cara’s breakthrough “Here,” which just achieved its best weekly sales performance.

It also rises to a new peak on the Billboard Hot 100.

According to Nielsen Music, “Here” drove 26,963 paid US downloads during the September 18-24 tracking week. Up 18% from last week’s position, the mark earns “Here” the #41 position on this week’s Digital Songs subchart.

It also brings the song’s cumulative US sales total to 241,241.

In conjunction with it sales gain — and respectable streaming and radio activity — “Here” rises eight places to a new peak of #47 on Billboard’s all-encompassing Hot 100.

Written by Brian Cantor

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