John Rich’s “Shut About Politics” Makes Billboard Hot 100 Chart

The song debuts following its first full week in the market.

John Rich - Shut Up About Politics Cover | Via John Rich on Instagram

Following its first full week in the market, John Rich’s “Shut About Politics” debuts on the Billboard Hot 100.

The song, which features Fox News’ “The Five,” earns #91 on this week’s edition of the chart.

The Hot 100 ranks songs from all genres based on sales, streams and radio airplay. “Shut Up About Politics” generated the majority of its activity on the sales front; it, in fact, takes #2 on the weekly Digital Song Sales listing.

Proceeds from digital sales go toward Folds of Honor.

Written by Brian Cantor

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