Khalid’s “Better,” Blueface’s “Thotiana” Earn Top 20 Rankings On Hot 100

“Better” and “Thotiana” move up on this week’s chart.

Khalid by RoLexx, courtesy of RCA

As it reaches #1 on the Mediabase rhythmic radio chart, Khalid’s “Better” moves into the Top 20 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Blueface’s “Thotiana” also pushes into that region of the chart.

Up five places, “Better” earns a new peak of #18 on this week’s listing. “Thotiana” concurrently rises eight places to #20.

Viewed as the definitive American songs chart, the Billboard Hot 100 accounts for combined activity from sales, streams and radio airplay.

“Better” is the sixth Khalid song to reach the Top 20. It is the first Top 20 hit for Blueface.

Written by Brian Cantor

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