Eric Church’s “Desperate Man” Debuts On Hot 100, Rises On Hot Country Songs

“Desperate Man” makes chart moves following its first full week in the market.

Eric Church - Desperate Man Cover | EMI/UMG

Following its first full week of availability, Eric Church’s “Desperate Man” earns a spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

The song earns #71 on this week’s edition of the all-genre listing, which ranks songs based on combined activity from sales, streams and radio airplay.

“Desperate Man” generated the lion’s share of its activity on the radio and sales fronts. It actually debuts at #9 on the Digital Song Sales subchart.

From a country-specific perspective, “Desperate Man” rises twenty-nine places to #16 on the Hot Country Songs chart. It also earns #2 on Country Digital Song Sales.

Written by Brian Cantor

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