Sam Smith’s “Pray,” Quality Control’s “Too Hotty” Debut On Hot 100

“Pray” and “Too Hotty” land on this week’s Hot 100 charts.

Sam Smith on SNL | Will Heath/NBC

In addition to the previously reported debuts from Lin-Manuel Miranda, Maren Morris, Charlie Puth, Kane Brown and MAX, this week’s Hot 100 welcomes new arrivals from Sam Smith and Quality Control.

Smith enters with “Pray,” the new instant gratification track from his upcoming “The Thrill Of It All.”

The song takes #55 on this week’s edition of the overall Hot 100. It also starts at #16 on the Digital Song Sales subchart.

Quality Control’s spotlight track “Too Hotty (featuring Quavo, Takeoff & Offset)” concurrently earns #97 on the Hot 100.

Written by Brian Cantor

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