Dua Lipa’s “New Rules” Reaches #1 In The United Kingdom

“New Rules” earns the top spot on this week’s UK Singles Chart.

Dua Lipa by Markus Pritzi | WBR Press Photo

Two weeks ago, Dua Lipa’s “New Rules” reached the Top 10 on the Official UK Singles Chart.

Last week, it blasted into the Top 5.

This week, it rises four spots to #1.

Indeed, “New Rules” is officially the top song in the United Kingdom.

The single – which has exploded in recent weeks — marks Dua Lipa’s first chart-topper in the UK. It seizes the throme from Calvin Harris’ “Feels (featuring Pharrell, Katy Perry & Big Sean),” which falls to #2 after a single week on top.

Down one place, French Montana’s “Unforgettable (featuring Swae Lee)” takes #3. DJ Khaled’s “Wild Thoughts (featuring Rihanna & Bryson Tiller)” also falls one spot, in its case sliding to #4.

P!nk’s “What About Us,” which was below last week’s Top 40 at #83, flies to #5 following its first full week in the market.

Other notables inside the Top 40:
— Louis Tomlinson’s “Back To You (featuring Bebe Rexha & Digital Farm Animals)” rises four spots to #8.
— J Balvin & Willy William’s “Mi Gente” ascends seven places to #12.
— Jax Jones’ “Instruction (featuring Demi Lovato & Stefflon Don)” climbs three spots to #13.
— James Hype’s “More Than Friends (featuring Kelly-Leigh)” soars thirty-one places to #16.
— Avicii’s “Without You (featuring Sandro Cavazza)” debuts at #32.
— Axwell & Ingrosso’s “More Than You Know” rises three spots to #38.

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.

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