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Songs From Kid Cudi’s “Man On The Moon III,” Taylor Swift’s “Evermore” Rule US & Global Apple Music Streaming Charts

The week’s two biggest releases started well on Apple Music.

Kid Cudi - Man On The Moon III, courtesy of Repulic

Kid Cudi’s “Man On The Moon III: The Chosen” and Taylor Swift’s “evermore” attracted ample opening day attention on Apple Music. Tracks from the two albums dominate the US and Global Apple Music charts for Friday, December 11.

Cudi’s “Tequila Shots” leads the way at #1 on the US listing, while his “She Knows This” takes #2. Swift’s “willow” grabs #3, ahead of Cudi’s “Another Day” (#4) and “Show Out” (#5). Swift’s “champagne problems” (#6), Cudi’s “Beautiful Trip” (#7), Cudi’s “Dive” (#8), Swift’s “’tis the damn season” (#9), and Swift’s “gold rush” (#10) complete the Top 10.

Tracks from the two albums occupy the next five spots, with Lil Baby’s #16 “On Me” finally entering the mix. The Swift and Cudi albums nonetheless pick back up, occupying spots #17-20. Jack Harlow’s “Way Out (featuring Big Sean)” starts at #21.

Ultimately, all “evermore” tracks appear inside the Top 37. “Man On The Moon III” lands entirely within the Top 42.

— The albums also performed well globally. “willow” leads the way at #1 on the Global chart for Friday, ahead of “Tequila Shots” (#2) and “champagne problems” (#3).

Tracks from “evermore” and “Man On The Moon III” occupy the entire Top 19, with Bad Bunny & Jhay Cortez’s “Dakiti” breaking the mold at #20.

Nothing from “evermore” lands below #35 on the global chart; the entire Kid Cudi album is in the Top 48.

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.

Brian's reporting has been cited by major websites like BuzzFeed, Billboard, the New Yorker and The Fader -- and shared by celebrities like Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber and Nicki Minaj.

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