Ed Sheeran & Beyonce’s “Perfect” Scores Fifth Week At #1 On Billboard Hot 100

The ballad again ranks as the hottest song in America.

Whereas “Perfect” is solely credited to Ed Sheeran on charts in countries like the United Kingdom and Australia, Beyonce shares lead attribution on the US Billboard Hot 100.

The US Billboard Hot 100 does, however, agree with those international charts on one fact: “Perfect” is the #1 song.

“Perfect (Duet With Beyonce)” enjoys a fifth week at #1 on the chart, which ranks songs from all genres based on sales, streaming and radio activity.

“Perfect” remains #1 on the sales chart, while improving to #1 on the radio chart. It is #4 for streaming.

What else ranks near the top of this week’s Hot 100? The full Top 10 follows:
10) Cardi B – Bodak Yellow (=)
9) Lil Pump – Gucci Gang (-3)
8) Migos – MotorSport ft. Nicki Minaj & Cardi B (-1)
7) Sam Smith – Too Good At Goodbyes (+1)
6) Halsey – Bad At Love (+3)
5) G-Eazy – No Limit ft. A$AP Rocky & Cardi B (-1)
4) Imagine Dragons – Thunder (+1)
3) Post Malone – rockstar ft. 21 Savage (-1)
2) Camila Cabello – Havana ft. Young Thug (+1)
1) Ed Sheeran – Perfect Duet with Beyonce (=)

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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