Hot 100: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ “Downtown” Enters Top 15; X Ambassadors Top 20

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ “Downtown” continues to rise on the all-encompassing Billboard Hot 100.

This week, that rise brings the song into the Top 15.

Up one place, “Downtown” grabs #15 on the chart. It concurrently takes #8 on Digital Songs, #22 on Radio Songs, and #27 on Streaming Songs. The Radio Songs subchart position represents a new peak.

— Also on the move this week is X Ambassadors’ “Renegades.” The breakthrough single, which is surging at the mainstream formats after spending 11 weeks atop the alternative airplay chart, takes #18 on this week’s Hot 100. It was #27 last week.

“Renegades” is concurrently #10 on Radio Songs and #19 on Digital Songs. The Radio Songs position is a new peak.

Written by Brian Cantor

Brian Cantor is the editor-in-chief for Headline Planet. He has been a leading reporter in the music, movie, television and sporting spaces since 2002.

Brian's reporting has been cited by major websites like BuzzFeed, Billboard, the New Yorker and The Fader -- and shared by celebrities like Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber and Nicki Minaj.

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