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Number Ones: 2009-2017

18-Nov-09White Rabbits - Percussion Gun
23-Nov-09White Rabbits - Percussion Gun (2)
30-Nov-09Friendly Fires - Kiss of Life
7-Dec-09Friendly Fires - Kiss of Life (2)
14-Dec-09White Rabbits - The Lady Vanishes
21-Dec-09Pearl Jam - The End
28-Dec-09Friendly Fires - Kiss of Life (3)
4-Jan-10Pearl Jam - The Fixer
11-Jan-10Dizzee Rascal - Dirtee Cash
18-Jan-10Dizzee Rascal - Dirtee Cash (2)
25-Jan-10Vampire Weekend - Giving Up The Gun
1-Feb-10Friendly Fires - Kiss of Life (4)
8-Feb-10Friendly Fires - Kiss of Life (5)
15-Feb-10Two Door Cinema Club - I Can Talk
22-Feb-10Two Door Cinema Club - I Can Talk (2)
1-Mar-10Two Door Cinema Club - I Can Talk (3)
8-Mar-10Two Door Cinema Club - I Can Talk (4)
15-Mar-10The Model School - It's Hard To Dance When Your Legs Are On Fire
22-Mar-10Lily Allen - Who'd Have Known
29-Mar-10Two Door Cinema Club - What You Know
5-Apr-10Two Door Cinema Club - What You Know (2)
12-Apr-10Deep Sea Arcade - Lonely In Your Arms
19-Apr-10Two Door Cinema Club - Something Good Can Work
26-Apr-10MGMT - Flash Delirium
3-May-10MGMT - Flash Delirium (2)
10-May-10Two Door Cinema Club - Undercover Martyn
17-May-10Two Door Cinema Club - Undercover Martyn (2)
24-May-10Local Natives - Airplanes
31-May-10Passion Pit - The Reeling
7-Jun-10Passion Pit - The Reeling (2)
14-Jun-10Jay-Z - D.O.A. (Death of Auto-Tune)
21-Jun-10Ou Est Le Swimming Pool - Dance The Way I Feel
28-Jun-10Vampire Weekend - Holiday
5-Jul-10Vampire Weekend - Holiday (2)
12-Jul-10Vampire Weekend - Holiday (3)
19-Jul-10Yves Klein Blue - Digital Love
26-Jul-10Sally Seltmann - Harmony To My Heartbeat
2-Aug-10Sally Seltmann - Harmony To My Heartbeat (2)
9-Aug-10Sally Seltmann - Harmony To My Heartbeat (3)
16-Aug-10Franz Ferdinand - Ulysses
23-Aug-10Franz Ferdinand - Ulysses (2)
30-Aug-10Grizzly Bear - Dory
6-Sep-10Grizzly Bear - Dory (2)
13-Sep-10Children Collide - My Eagle
20-Sep-10Children Collide - My Eagle (2)
27-Sep-10Children Collide - My Eagle (3)
4-Oct-10Children Collide - My Eagle (4)
11-Oct-10Children Collide - My Eagle (5)
18-Oct-10Ou Est Le Swimming Pool - Jackson's Last Stand
25-Oct-10Ou Est Le Swimming Pool - Jackson's Last Stand (2)
1-Nov-10Operator Please - Volcanic
8-Nov-10Operator Please - Volcanic (2)
15-Nov-10Cloud Control - There's Nothing In The Water We Can't Fight
22-Nov-10Gyroscope - What Do I Know About Pain?
29-Nov-10Deep Sea Arcade - Keep On Walking
6-Dec-10Washington - Underground
13-Dec-10Washington - Underground (2)
20-Dec-10!!! - Jamie, My Intentions Are Bass
27-Dec-10!!! - Jamie, My Intentions Are Bass (2)
3-Jan-11!!! - Jamie, My Intentions Are Bass (3)
10-Jan-11!!! - Jamie, My Intentions Are Bass (4)
17-Jan-11The Novocaines - Adhere To
24-Jan-11Kings of Leon - Pyro
31-Jan-11Kings of Leon - Pyro (2)
7-Feb-11The Novocaines - Adhere To (2)
14-Feb-11Those Dancing Days - Fuckarias
21-Feb-11Foo Fighters - White Limo
28-Feb-11Foo Fighters - White Limo (2)
7-Mar-11Those Dancing Days - Fuckarias (2)
14-Mar-11Those Dancing Days - Fuckarias (3)
21-Mar-11Those Dancing Days - Fuckarias (4)
28-Mar-11Lykke Li - Get Some
4-Apr-11Eddie Vedder - Longing To Belong
11-Apr-11Those Dancing Days - Fuckarias (5)
18-Apr-11Those Dancing Days - Fuckarias (6)
25-Apr-11Quiet Child - Underage & Well Behaved
2-May-11Friendly Fires - Live Those Days Tonight
9-May-11Friendly Fires - Live Those Days Tonight (2)
16-May-11Children Collide - Loveless
23-May-11Children Collide - Loveless (2)
30-May-11Children Collide - Loveless (3)
6-Jun-11Adele - Rolling In The Deep
13-Jun-11Adele - Rolling In The Deep (2)
20-Jun-11Adele - Rolling In The Deep (3)
27-Jun-11Adele - Rolling In The Deep (4)
4-Jul-11Aloe Blacc - I Need A Dollar
11-Jul-11Aloe Blacc - I Need A Dollar (2)
18-Jul-11Aloe Blacc - I Need A Dollar (3)
25-Jul-11Aloe Blacc - I Need A Dollar (4)
1-Aug-11Aloe Blacc - I Need A Dollar (5)
8-Aug-11Metronomy - The Look
15-Aug-11Metronomy - The Look (2)
22-Aug-11Metronomy - The Look (3)
29-Aug-11Metronomy - The Bay
5-Sep-11Taking Back Sunday - Sad Savior
12-Sep-11Kanye West & Jay-Z ft. Otis Redding - Otis
19-Sep-11Kanye West & Jay-Z ft. Otis Redding - Otis (2)
26-Sep-11Kanye West & Jay-Z ft. Otis Redding - Otis (3)
3-Oct-11Deep Sea Arcade - Girls
10-Oct-11Deep Sea Arcade - Girls (2)
17-Oct-11Kanye West & Jay-Z ft. Otis Redding - Otis (4)
24-Oct-11Kanye West & Jay-Z ft. Otis Redding - Otis (5)
31-Oct-11Deep Sea Arcade - Girls (3)
7-Nov-11Deep Sea Arcade - Girls (4)
14-Nov-11Children Collide - Asleep On My Feet
21-Nov-11Woe & Flutter - Cities Of The Red Night
28-Nov-11Geoffrey O'Connor - Whatever Leads Me To You
5-Dec-11Geoffrey O'Connor - Whatever Leads Me To You (2)
12-Dec-11Gotye ft. Kimbra - Somebody That I Used To Know
19-Dec-11Boy - Waitress
26-Dec-11Boy - Waitress (2)
2-Jan-12Boy - Waitress (3)
9-Jan-12Boy - Waitress (4)
16-Jan-12Boy - Little Numbers
23-Jan-12Boy - Waitress (5)
30-Jan-12Boy - Waitress (6)
6-Feb-12Boy - Waitress (7)
13-Feb-12Boy - Waitress (8)
20-Feb-12Deep Sea Arcade - Steam
27-Feb-12Deep Sea Arcade - Steam (2)
5-Mar-12The Charge - Follow Me Down
12-Mar-12The Charge - Follow Me Down (2)
19-Mar-12Boy - Waitress (9)
26-Mar-12Boy - Drive Darling
2-Apr-12Arctic Monkeys - R U Mine?
9-Apr-12Arctic Monkeys - R U Mine? (2)
16-Apr-12Arctic Monkeys - R U Mine? (3)
23-Apr-12Arctic Monkeys - R U Mine? (4)
30-Apr-12Arctic Monkeys - R U Mine? (5)
7-May-12SBTRKT ft. Sampha - Hold On
14-May-12SBTRKT ft. Sampha - Hold On (2)
21-May-12Django Django - Default
28-May-12Django Django - Default (2)
4-Jun-12Django Django - Default (3)
11-Jun-12Django Django - Default (4)
18-Jun-12Portugal. The Man - So American
25-Jun-12Portugal. The Man - So American (2)
2-Jul-12Portugal. The Man - So American (3)
9-Jul-12Firehorse - If You Don't Want To Be Alone
16-Jul-12Firehorse - If You Don't Want To Be Alone (2)
23-Jul-12Firehorse - If You Don't Want To Be Alone (3)
30-Jul-12Firehorse - If You Don't Want To Be Alone (4)
6-Aug-12Yeasayer - Henrietta
13-Aug-12Yeasayer - Henrietta (2)
20-Aug-12Grizzly Bear - Yet Again
27-Aug-12Grizzly Bear - Yet Again (2)
3-Sep-12Grizzly Bear - Yet Again (3)
10-Sep-12Grizzly Bear - Yet Again (4)
17-Sep-12Loon Lake - Fantastica
24-Sep-12Redcoats - Raven
1-Oct-12Redcoats - Raven (2)
8-Oct-12Grinspoon - Passerby
15-Oct-12Grinspoon - Passerby (2)
22-Oct-12Grinspoon - Passerby (3)
29-Oct-12Muse - Panic Station
5-Nov-12Grinspoon - Battleground
12-Nov-12Grinspoon - Battleground (2)
19-Nov-12The Magnetic Fields - Quick!
26-Nov-12The Magnetic Fields - Quick! (2)
3-Dec-12The Magnetic Fields - Quick! (3)
10-Dec-12The Magnetic Fields - Quick! (4)
17-Dec-12The Magnetic Fields - Quick! (5)
24-Dec-12Wave Machines - I Hold Loneliness
31-Dec-12Wave Machines - I Hold Loneliness (2)
7-Jan-13Wave Machines - I Hold Loneliness (3)
14-Jan-13The Soft Pack - Captain Ace
21-Jan-13The Soft Pack - Captain Ace (2)
28-Jan-13The Soft Pack - Captain Ace (3)
4-Feb-13Of Monsters and Men - Mountain Sound
11-Feb-13Of Monsters and Men - Mountain Sound (2)
18-Feb-13Of Monsters and Men - Mountain Sound (3)
25-Feb-13Bear In Heaven - The Reflection Of You
4-Mar-13Bear In Heaven - The Reflection Of You (2)
11-Mar-13Bear In Heaven - The Reflection Of You (3)
18-Mar-13Bear In Heaven - The Reflection Of You (4)
25-Mar-13Bear In Heaven - The Reflection Of You (5)
1-Apr-13Bear In Heaven - The Reflection Of You (6)
8-Apr-13Bear In Heaven - The Reflection Of You (7)
15-Apr-13Bear In Heaven - The Reflection Of You (8)
22-Apr-13Bear In Heaven - The Reflection Of You (9)
29-Apr-13Midnight Juggernauts - Ballad of the War Machine
6-May-13Midnight Juggernauts - Ballad of the War Machine (2)
13-May-13Midnight Juggernauts - Ballad of the War Machine (3)
20-May-13I Know The Chief - Creature
27-May-13I Know The Chief - Creature (2)
3-Jun-13Midnight Juggernauts - Ballad of the War Machine (4)
10-Jun-13Midnight Juggernauts - Ballad of the War Machine (5)
17-Jun-13Midnight Juggernauts - Ballad of the War Machine (6)
24-Jun-13Washed Out - It All Feels Right
1-Jul-13Arctic Monkeys - Do I Wanna Know?
8-Jul-13Franz Ferdinand - Right Action
15-Jul-13Franz Ferdinand - Right Action (2)
22-Jul-13Franz Ferdinand - Right Action (3)
29-Jul-13Franz Ferdinand - Right Action (4)
5-Aug-13Franz Ferdinand - Right Action (5)
12-Aug-13Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Jubilee Street
19-Aug-13Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Jubilee Street (2)
26-Aug-13Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Jubilee Street (3)
2-Sep-13Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Jubilee Street (4)
9-Sep-13Franz Ferdinand - Love Illumination
16-Sep-13Davey Lane - You're The Cops, I'm The Crime
23-Sep-13Arcade Fire - Reflektor
30-Sep-13Arcade Fire - Reflektor (2)
7-Oct-13Arcade Fire - Reflektor (3)
14-Oct-13Arcade Fire - Reflektor (4)
21-Oct-13Arcade Fire - Reflektor (5)
28-Oct-13The Jungle Giants - Home
4-Nov-13Arcade Fire - Reflektor (6)
11-Nov-13Arcade Fire - Reflektor (7)
18-Nov-13Franz Ferdinand - Evil Eye
25-Nov-13Franz Ferdinand - Evil Eye (2)
2-Dec-13The Fratellis - Rock N Roll Will Break Your Heart
9-Dec-13The Fratellis - Rock N Roll Will Break Your Heart (2)
16-Dec-13The Fratellis - Rock N Roll Will Break Your Heart (3)
23-Dec-13Obits - Operation Bikini
30-Dec-13Obits - Operation Bikini (2)
6-Jan-14Obits - Operation Bikini (3)
13-Jan-14Obits - Operation Bikini (4)
20-Jan-14Obits - Operation Bikini (5)
27-Jan-14Run The Jewels - A Christmas Fucking Miracle
3-Feb-14A$AP Rocky - Hell (ft. Santigold)
10-Feb-14A$AP Rocky - Hell (ft. Santigold) (2)
17-Feb-14A$AP Rocky - Hell (ft. Santigold) (3)
24-Feb-14Holy Holy - Impossible Like You
3-Mar-14Holy Holy - Impossible Like You (2)
10-Mar-14Metronomy - Love Letters
17-Mar-14Metronomy - Love Letters (2)
24-Mar-14Metronomy - Love Letters (3)
31-Mar-14Metronomy - Love Letters (4)
7-Apr-14Temples - Colours To Life
14-Apr-14Temples - Colours To Life (2)
21-Apr-14Temples - Colours To Life (3)
28-Apr-14Temples - Colours To Life (4)
5-May-14Temples - Colours To Life (5)
12-May-14Temples - Colours To Life (6)
19-May-14Run The Jewels - Get It
26-May-14Run The Jewels - Get It (2)
2-Jun-14Run The Jewels - Get It (3)
9-Jun-14Plague Vendor - Black Sap Scriptures
16-Jun-14Plague Vendor - Black Sap Scriptures (2)
23-Jun-14Plague Vendor - Black Sap Scriptures (3)
30-Jun-14DZ Deathrays - Keep Myself On Edge
7-Jul-14ScHoolboy Q - Man of the Year
14-Jul-14ScHoolboy Q - Man of the Year (2)
21-Jul-14Pulled Apart By Horses - Hot Squash
28-Jul-14Pulled Apart By Horses - Hot Squash (2)
4-Aug-14Pulled Apart By Horses - Hot Squash (3)
11-Aug-14Pulled Apart By Horses - Hot Squash (4)
18-Aug-14ScHoolboy Q - Man of the Year (3)
25-Aug-14Every Time I Die - Decayin' With The Boys
1-Sep-14Every Time I Die - Decayin' With The Boys (2)
8-Sep-14Every Time I Die - Decayin' With The Boys (3)
15-Sep-14Every Time I Die - Decayin' With The Boys (4)
22-Sep-14Every Time I Die - Decayin' With The Boys (5)
29-Sep-14Vic Mensa - Down On My Luck
6-Oct-14The Antlers - Palace
13-Oct-14The Antlers - Palace (2)
20-Oct-14The Love Junkies - In the Belly of My Beast
27-Oct-14The Love Junkies - In the Belly of My Beast (2)
3-Nov-14Jonathan Boulet - Creeper
10-Nov-14Jonathan Boulet - Creeper (2)
17-Nov-14Jonathan Boulet - Creeper (3)
24-Nov-14Jonathan Boulet - Creeper (4)
1-Dec-14Jonathan Boulet - Creeper (5)
8-Dec-14Jonathan Boulet - Creeper (6)
15-Dec-14Dry the River - Everlasting Light
22-Dec-14Dry the River - Everlasting Light (2)
29-Dec-14Dry the River - Everlasting Light (3)
5-Jan-15Freddie Gibbs & Madlib - Shitsville
12-Jan-15Freddie Gibbs & Madlib - Shitsville (2)
19-Jan-15Freddie Gibbs & Madlib - Shitsville (3)
26-Jan-15Freddie Gibbs & Madlib - Shitsville (4)
2-Feb-15Freddie Gibbs & Madlib - Shitsville (5)
9-Feb-15Freddie Gibbs & Madlib - Shitsville (6)
16-Feb-15Freddie Gibbs & Madlib - Shitsville (7)
23-Feb-15BADBADNOTGOOD & Ghostface Killah - Ray Gun (ft. DOOM)
2-Mar-15BADBADNOTGOOD & Ghostface Killah - Six Degrees (ft. Danny Brown)
9-Mar-15BADBADNOTGOOD & Ghostface Killah - Six Degrees (ft. Danny Brown) (2)
16-Mar-15Catfish and the Bottlemen - Pacifier
23-Mar-15Tame Impala - Let It Happen
30-Mar-15Tame Impala - Let It Happen (2)
6-Apr-15Tame Impala - Let It Happen (3)
13-Apr-15Mew - Satellites
20-Apr-15Mew - Satellites (2)
27-Apr-15Mew - Satellites (3)
4-May-15Mew - Satellites (4)
11-May-15BADBADNOTGOOD & Ghostface Killah - Food
18-May-15Foam - Oil Well
25-May-15Foam - Oil Well (2)
1-Jun-15Nick Hill - Know This
8-Jun-15The Ocean Party - Charters Towers
15-Jun-15The Ocean Party - Charters Towers (2)
22-Jun-15Boy - We Were Here
29-Jun-15Boy - We Were Here (2)
6-Jul-15Boy - We Were Here (3)
13-Jul-15Boy - We Were Here (4)
20-Jul-15Boy - We Were Here (5)
27-Jul-15Boy - We Were Here (6)
3-Aug-15Boy - We Were Here (7)
10-Aug-15Django Django - Found You
17-Aug-15Django Django - Found You (2)
24-Aug-15Django Django - Found You (3)
31-Aug-15FIDLAR - West Coast
7-Sep-15FIDLAR - West Coast (2)
14-Sep-15Wolf Alice - Fluffy
21-Sep-15Wolf Alice - Fluffy (2)
28-Sep-15Wolf Alice - Fluffy (3)
5-Oct-15Wolf Alice - Silk
12-Oct-15Wolf Alice - Silk (2)
19-Oct-15Wolf Alice - Silk (3)
26-Oct-15Boy - Fear
2-Nov-15Metric - The Shade
9-Nov-15Metric - The Shade (2)
16-Nov-15Drake - Hotline Bling
23-Nov-15Beach Baby - Limousine
30-Nov-15Beach Baby - Limousine (2)
7-Dec-15Beach Baby - Limousine (3)
14-Dec-15Beach Baby - Limousine (4)
21-Dec-15Olympia - Tourists
28-Dec-15Beach Baby - Limousine (5)
4-Jan-16Beach Baby - Limousine (6)
11-Jan-16Heron Oblivion - Oriar
18-Jan-16Car Seat Headrest - Something Soon
25-Jan-16Car Seat Headrest - Something Soon (2)
1-Feb-16Car Seat Headrest - Something Soon (3)
8-Feb-16Dumbo Gets Mad - Andromedian Girl
15-Feb-16Sunflower Bean - Wall Watcher
22-Feb-16Sunflower Bean - Wall Watcher (2)
29-Feb-16The Dead Weather - Impossible Winner
7-Mar-16The Dead Weather - Impossible Winner (2)
14-Mar-16The Dead Weather - Impossible Winner (3)
21-Mar-16The Dead Weather - Impossible Winner (4)
28-Mar-16The Dead Weather - Impossible Winner (5)
4-Apr-16Thao & The Get Down Stay Down - Astonished Man
11-Apr-16Thao & The Get Down Stay Down - Astonished Man (2)
18-Apr-16Thao & The Get Down Stay Down - Astonished Man (3)
25-Apr-16Thao & The Get Down Stay Down - Astonished Man (4)
2-May-16The Last Shadow Puppets - Miracle Aligner
9-May-16The Last Shadow Puppets - Miracle Aligner (2)
16-May-16The Last Shadow Puppets - Miracle Aligner (3)
23-May-16The Last Shadow Puppets - Miracle Aligner (4)
30-May-16The Last Shadow Puppets - Miracle Aligner (5)
6-Jun-16The Last Shadow Puppets - Miracle Aligner (6)
13-Jun-16The Last Shadow Puppets - Miracle Aligner (7)
20-Jun-16The Last Shadow Puppets - Miracle Aligner (8)
27-Jun-16The Avalanches - Frankie Sinatra (ft. Danny Brown & MF DOOM)
4-Jul-16Autolux - Change My Head
11-Jul-16The Avalanches - Frankie Sinatra (ft. Danny Brown & MF DOOM) (2)
18-Jul-16Teleman - Düsseldorf
25-Jul-16Teleman - Düsseldorf (2)
1-Aug-16Teleman - Düsseldorf (3)
8-Aug-16Teleman - Düsseldorf (4)
15-Aug-16Teleman - Düsseldorf (5)
22-Aug-16Teleman - Düsseldorf (6)
29-Aug-16Crystal Castles - Char
5-Sep-16Crystal Castles - Char (2)
12-Sep-16Crystal Castles - Char (3)
19-Sep-16Glass Animals - Life Itself
26-Sep-16Hamilton Leithauser & Rostam - A 1000 Times
3-Oct-16Hamilton Leithauser & Rostam - A 1000 Times (2)
10-Oct-16Hamilton Leithauser & Rostam - A 1000 Times (3)
17-Oct-16Angel Olsen - Shut Up Kiss Me
24-Oct-16Angel Olsen - Shut Up Kiss Me (2)
31-Oct-16Angel Olsen - Shut Up Kiss Me (3)
7-Nov-16Angel Olsen - Shut Up Kiss Me (4)
14-Nov-16Sleigh Bells - I Can Only Stare
21-Nov-16Temples - Certainty
28-Nov-16Temples - Certainty (2)
5-Dec-16Temples - Certainty (3)
12-Dec-16Temples - Certainty (4)
19-Dec-16Temples - Certainty (5)
26-Dec-16Temples - Certainty (6)
2-Jan-17Temples - Certainty (7)
9-Jan-17Warpaint - So Good
16-Jan-17Warpaint - So Good (2)
23-Jan-17Warpaint - So Good (3)
30-Jan-17Warpaint - So Good (4)
6-Feb-17Peter Doherty - Down for the Outing
13-Feb-17Peter Doherty - Down for the Outing (2)
20-Feb-17Warpaint - So Good (5)
27-Feb-17The Jungle Giants - Feel the Way I Do
6-Mar-17The Jungle Giants - Feel the Way I Do (2)
13-Mar-17The Jungle Giants - Feel the Way I Do (3)
20-Mar-17King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard - Sleep Drifter
27-Mar-17King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard - Sleep Drifter (2)
3-Apr-17King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard - Sleep Drifter (3)
10-Apr-17Alt-J - 3WW
17-Apr-17Crooked Colours - Flow
24-Apr-17Kendrick Lamar - YAH.
1-May-17Kendrick Lamar - YAH. (2)
8-May-17Kendrick Lamar - HUMBLE.
15-May-17Kendrick Lamar - HUMBLE. (2)
22-May-17Kendrick Lamar - HUMBLE. (3)
29-May-17Kendrick Lamar - LUST.
5-Jun-17Kendrick Lamar - LUST. (2)
12-Jun-17Kendrick Lamar - LUST. (3)
19-Jun-17Grizzly Bear - Mourning Sound
26-Jun-17Grizzly Bear - Mourning Sound (2)
3-Jul-17Grizzly Bear - Mourning Sound (3)
10-Jul-17Grizzly Bear - Mourning Sound (4)
17-Jul-17GoldLink - Same Clothes As Yesterday (ft. Ciscero)
24-Jul-17GoldLink - Same Clothes As Yesterday (ft. Ciscero) (2)
31-Jul-17Slowdive - Don't Know Why
7-Aug-17Slowdive - Don't Know Why (2)
14-Aug-17Slowdive - Don't Know Why (3)
21-Aug-17Slowdive - Don't Know Why (4)
28-Aug-17Slowdive - Don't Know Why (5)
4-Sep-17Slowdive - Don't Know Why (6)
11-Sep-17Slowdive - Don't Know Why (7)
18-Sep-17Tiny Little Houses - Garbage Bin
25-Sep-17Tiny Little Houses - Garbage Bin (2)
2-Oct-17NAV & Metro Boomin - Call Me
9-Oct-17NAV & Metro Boomin - Call Me (2)
16-Oct-17NAV & Metro Boomin - Call Me (3)
23-Oct-17NAV & Metro Boomin - Call Me (4)
30-Oct-17NAV & Metro Boomin - Call Me (5)
6-Nov-17NAV & Metro Boomin - Call Me (6)
13-Nov-17SavageRealm & Le$Laflame - Feeling Great
20-Nov-17Samsaruh - Golden to Thrive
27-Nov-17Samsaruh - Golden to Thrive (2)
4-Dec-17Samsaruh - Golden to Thrive (3)
11-Dec-17CyHi the Prynce - Dat Side (ft. Kanye West)
18-Dec-17CyHi the Prynce - Dat Side (ft. Kanye West) (2)
25-Dec-17CyHi the Prynce - Dat Side (ft. Kanye West) (3)

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Number Ones: 2018

1-Jan-18Protomartyr - Half Sister
8-Jan-18Protomartyr - Half Sister (2)
15-Jan-18Protomartyr - Half Sister (3)
22-Jan-18JANEVA - Humble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
29-Jan-18JANEVA - Humble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly) (2)
5-Feb-18JANEVA - Humble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly) (3)
12-Feb-18JANEVA - Humble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly) (4)
19-Feb-18JANEVA - Humble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly) (5)
26-Feb-18Migos - Stir Fry
5-Mar-18Migos - Stir Fry (2)
12-Mar-18Migos - Stir Fry (3)
19-Mar-18Migos - Stir Fry (4)
26-Mar-18Migos - Stir Fry (5)
2-Apr-18Migos - Stir Fry (6)
9-Apr-18Migos - Stir Fry (7)
16-Apr-18Django Django - Beam Me Up
23-Apr-18BlocBoy JB - Look Alive (ft. Drake)
30-Apr-18BlocBoy JB - Look Alive (ft. Drake) (2)
7-May-18Sarah Blasko - Never Let Me Go
14-May-18Sarah Blasko - Never Let Me Go (2)
21-May-18Sarah Blasko - Never Let Me Go (3)
28-May-18Sarah Blasko - Never Let Me Go (4)
4-Jun-18Sarah Blasko - Never Let Me Go (5)
11-Jun-18Sarah Blasko - Never Let Me Go (6)
18-Jun-18James Blake - Don't Miss It
25-Jun-18James Blake - Don't Miss It (2)
2-Jul-18The Carters - APESHIT
9-Jul-18Saba - LIFE
16-Jul-18Saba - LIFE (2)
23-Jul-18Saba - LIFE (3)
30-Jul-18Rich Brian - Introvert (ft. Joji)
6-Aug-18Rich Brian - Introvert (ft. Joji) (2)
13-Aug-18Saba - LIFE (4)
20-Aug-18Saba - BUSY / SIRENS (ft. theMIND)
27-Aug-18Saba - BUSY / SIRENS (ft. theMIND) (2)
3-Sep-18Saba - BUSY / SIRENS (ft. theMIND) (3)
10-Sep-18Saba - BUSY / SIRENS (ft. theMIND) (4)
17-Sep-18Saba - BUSY / SIRENS (ft. theMIND) (5)
24-Sep-18La Luz - California Finally
1-Oct-18La Luz - California Finally (2)
8-Oct-18La Luz - Mean Dream
15-Oct-18La Luz - Mean Dream (2)
22-Oct-18La Luz - Mean Dream (3)
29-Oct-18Lana Del Rey - Venice Bitch
5-Nov-18Lana Del Rey - Venice Bitch (2)
12-Nov-18Lana Del Rey - Venice Bitch (3)
19-Nov-18Lana Del Rey - Venice Bitch (4)
26-Nov-18Lana Del Rey - Venice Bitch (5)
3-Dec-18Lana Del Rey - Venice Bitch (6)
10-Dec-18Lana Del Rey - Venice Bitch (7)
17-Dec-18Lana Del Rey - Venice Bitch (8)
24-Dec-18Travis Scott - SICKO MODE
31-Dec-18Travis Scott - SICKO MODE (2)

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Chart Statistics

Most entries by country

6New Zealand40

Most entries by Australian State

1New South Wales360
4Western Australia136
5South Australia27
8Northern Territory2

Most weeks at #1

 Bear In HeavenThe Reflection of You20139
3The Last Shadow PuppetsMiracle Aligner20168
 Lana Del ReyVenice Bitch20188
5Arcade FireReflektor20137
 Freddie Gibbs & MadlibShitsville20157
 BoyWe Were Here20157
 SlowdiveDon't Know Why20177
 MigosStir Fry20187
11Those Dancing DaysFuckarias20116
 Midnight JuggernautsBallad of the War Machine20136
 TemplesColours To Life20146
 Jonathan BouletCreeper20146
 Beach BabyLimousine20156
 NAV & Metro BoominCall Me20176
 Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go20186
19Friendly FiresKiss of Life20095
 Children CollideMy Eagle20105

Also tied in 19th: Aloe Blacc - I Need A Dollar, Kanye West & Jay-Z - Otis (ft. Otis Redding), Arctic Monkeys - R U Mine?, The Magnetic Fields - Quick!, Franz Ferdinand - Right Action, Obits - Operation Bikini, Every Time I Die - Decayin' With The Boys, The Dead Weather - Impossible Winner, Warpaint - So Good, JANEVA - Humble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly), Saba - BUSY / SIRENS (ft. theMIND)

Most entries by artist

41Kendrick Lamar16Boy12Yeasayer
31Kanye West16Cloud Control11Calvin Harris
28Franz Ferdinand16DZ Deathrays11Foo Fighters
28Jay-Z16King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard11Jonathan Boulet
23Father John Misty16Pearl Jam11Migos
21Django Django16Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs11Owl Eyes
21Drake15alt-J11Surfer Blood
21Flume15Beach House11The Soft Pack
21Friendly Fires15Danny Brown11Those Dancing Days
21MGMT15Darwin Deez11Wolf Alice
21Muse15The Vasco Era10Cadence Weapon
21The Love Junkies15White Rabbits10Firehorse
19Kings of Leon13Ball Park Music10La Luz
19Taking Back Sunday13Courtney Barnett10Midnight Juggernauts
19Two Door Cinema Club13Jack White10OK Go
18Deep Sea Arcade13Run The Jewels10Operator Please
18Grizzly Bear13Temples10Pharrell Williams
18Vampire Weekend13The Strokes10Red Hot Chili Peppers
17Arctic Monkeys13The Temper Trap10Rihanna
17British India12Beyoncé10The Drums
17Children Collide12Lana Del Rey10The Jungle Giants
17Grinspoon12Parquet Courts10The Kills
17Kasabian12The Fratellis10The Magnetic Fields
17Tame Impala12The Presets10Travis Scott
16A$AP Rocky12The Rubens10Washington

# of debuts per week


Retirees - 75 weeks

White RabbitsPercussion Gun2009
Franz FerdinandLive Alone2009
Franz FerdinandUlysses2009
Franz FerdinandNo You Girls2009
Friendly FiresKiss of Life2009
Vampire WeekendCousins2009
Grizzly BearReady, Able2010
Grizzly BearTwo Weeks2010
Two Door Cinema ClubI Can Talk2010
Deep Sea ArcadeLonely In Your Arms2010
Operator PleaseLogic2010
MGMTFlash Delirium2010
Ou Est Le Swimming PoolDance The Way I Feel2010
Children CollideMy Eagle2010
Those Dancing DaysFuckarias2011
Bear In HeavenThe Reflection of You2013
Pulled Apart By HorsesHot Squash2014
Jonathan BouletCreeper2014
FIDLARWest Coast2015
The Last Shadow PuppetsMiracle Aligner2016

Above stats up-to-date as at & including 31 December
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IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 1/1/18
Edition No.425
Songs retire at 75 weeks

13311ProtomartyrHalf Sister
21913CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
3272 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
4443 RapsodyPower (ft. Kendrick Lamar & Lance Skiiiwalker)
5835 N.E.R.D & Future1000
661013SamsaruhGolden to Thrive
75102 MGMTLittle Dark Age
871516NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
91259 PNAUGo Bang
1011155 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
1115811 The NationalI'll Still Destroy You
1214510 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
13986 Cloud ControlSummer Rave
1410710 Rita OraAnywhere
1640216 JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. Zensofly)
171674 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominGhostface Killers (ft. Travis Scott)
1817417 The NationalDark Side Of The Gym
191889 AminéSTFU
201997 Wolf AlicePlanet Hunter
2128321 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
2221134 The NationalWalk It Back
2329423 Everything EverythingDesire
2420420 Marlon WilliamsNobody Gets What They Want Anymore (ft. Aldous Harding)
2523423 Carmouflage RoseLate Nights
2624424 Tame ImpalaTaxi's Here
2730421 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominDisrespectful
28221011SavageRealm & Le$LaflameFeeling Great
29261013 Franz FerdinandAlways Ascending
3025915 Quay DashQueen Of This Shit
3142331 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
3227152 King KruleDum Surfer
3332292 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
3443234 N.E.R.D & Kendrick LamarDon't Don't Do It!
35311615 Cloud ControlTreetops
3635626 Kendrick LamarHUMBLE. (Skrillex remix)
3738437 John MausTouchdown
3833139 The BelligerentsScience Fiction
39342317SlowdiveDon't Know Why
40452517 Jay-ZThe Story of O.J.
41361116 Django DjangoTic Tac Toe
4237125 The BelligerentsSleeping For Days
4349243 Sloan PetersonRats
44391023 Sam SmithToo Good At Goodbyes
4556245 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
4644148 MakthaverskanEden
4746346 NAVWanted You (ft. Lil Uzi Vert)
48NEW148 The Go! TeamMayday
4941731 Willaris. KDour Nights
5059173 Alt-JLast Year
5147642 Willow BeatsSpecial
52NEW152 Milwaukee BanksLights Down (ft. Sophiegrophy)
5348262 Alt-JDeadcrush
5450194 The HorrorsSomething To Remember Me By
5551196 Ecca VandalBroke Days, Party Nights
5655198 The JezabelsThe Others
5753132 The NationalTurtleneck
5852204 NAVMyself
60541232 The Go! TeamSemicircle Song
6158207 SlowdiveGo Get It
62624013Kendrick LamarHUMBLE.
6360737 SuperorganismSomething For Your M.I.N.D.
64NEW164 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardInner Cell
65611017 Fort LeanAsleep at the Wheel
66641448 The KillersThe Man
6763145 The HorrorsPress Enter To Exit
68NEW168 Django DjangoIn Your Beat
6965646 DeJ LoafChanges
70NEW170 Vallis AlpsSo Settled
7167361 Everything EverythingGood Shot, Good Soldier
72661236 Gang Of YouthsThe Deepest Sighs, The Frankest Shadows
73711123 SpoonI Ain't The One
7468397 Gang Of YouthsWhat Can I Do If The Fire Goes Out?
75NEW175 MGMTWhen You Die
7669269 Nothing But ThievesBroken Machine
7772273 Vince StaplesBig Fish
78751614 St. VincentLos Ageless
79741326 VesselsDeflect the Light (ft. The Flaming Lips)
80701424 The Dream SyndicateGlide
8173466 Curtis HardingWednesday Morning Atonement
82NEW182 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardCrumbling Castle
8380195 Jay-Z4:44
84831415 BonifaceI Will Not Return as a Tourist
85772012Tiny Little HousesGarbage Bin
86791062 Dua LipaNew Rules
8781213 DZ DeathraysShred For Summer
8876757 Ecca VandalCassettes, Lies and Videotapes
89781051 Vince StaplesLove Can Be…
90822110 The BelligerentsFlash
9187963 tUnE-yArDsLook At Your Hands
92NEW192 Yogi, D.R.A.M. & Lady LeshurrCakin'
93922811 Mike Will Made-ItPerfect Pint (ft. Kendrick Lamar, Gucci Mane & Rae Sremmurd)
94841244 BicepOrca
9589861 The KillersOut of My Mind
96911434 The ClienteleLunar Days
97941923 GoldLinkMeditation (ft. Jazmine Sullivan & KAYTRANADA)
9895218 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
99862619 French MontanaUnforgettable (ft. Swae Lee)
10085202 Alt-JHouse of the Rising Sun

88553 City Calm DownBlood
90383 Little DragonSweet
96762 The PresetsDo What You Want
971347 DestroyerTinseltown Swimming in Blood
98855 Hockey DadHomely Feeling
991912 MacklemoreGlorious (ft. Skylar Grey)
100396 MarshmelloSilence (ft. Khalid)
Lights Down and So Settled <3 The triple 19 WI from #54 to #56 has amused me also
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 8/1/18
Edition No.426
Songs retire at 75 weeks

11412ProtomartyrHalf Sister
221013CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
3382 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
4544 N.E.R.D & Future1000
51635 JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. Zensofly)
6453 RapsodyPower (ft. Kendrick Lamar & Lance Skiiiwalker)
761113SamsaruhGolden to Thrive
87112 MGMTLittle Dark Age
981616NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
10969 PNAUGo Bang
1121411 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
1212610 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
1310165 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
1448214 The Go! TeamMayday
1511911 The NationalI'll Still Destroy You
1634316 N.E.R.D & Kendrick LamarDon't Don't Do It!
171396 Cloud ControlSummer Rave
1914810 Rita OraAnywhere
201999 AminéSTFU
2123521 Everything EverythingDesire
221784 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominGhostface Killers (ft. Travis Scott)
2318517 The NationalDark Side Of The Gym
2422144 The NationalWalk It Back
2520107 Wolf AlicePlanet Hunter
2624520 Marlon WilliamsNobody Gets What They Want Anymore (ft. Aldous Harding)
2737527 John MausTouchdown
2825523 Carmouflage RoseLate Nights
2931429 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
30NEW130 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardThe Great Chain of Being
3126524 Tame ImpalaTaxi's Here
3227521 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominDisrespectful
3332162 King KruleDum Surfer
34301015 Quay DashQueen Of This Shit
35281111SavageRealm & Le$LaflameFeeling Great
3643336 Sloan PetersonRats
37291113 Franz FerdinandAlways Ascending
3833302 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
39402617 Jay-ZThe Story of O.J.
4045340 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
41351715 Cloud ControlTreetops
42NEW142 Brian FallonForget Me Not
4336726 Kendrick LamarHUMBLE. (Skrillex remix)
44392417SlowdiveDon't Know Why
4538149 The BelligerentsScience Fiction
46411216 Django DjangoTic Tac Toe
4747446 NAVWanted You (ft. Lil Uzi Vert)
4952249 Milwaukee BanksLights Down (ft. Sophiegrophy)
5042135 The BelligerentsSleeping For Days
5150183 Alt-JLast Year
52441123 Sam SmithToo Good At Goodbyes
5351742 Willow BeatsSpecial
5446158 MakthaverskanEden
5555206 Ecca VandalBroke Days, Party Nights
56NEW156 BlankeBlue (ft. Samsaruh)
5749831 Willaris. KDour Nights
5853272 Alt-JDeadcrush
5954204 The HorrorsSomething To Remember Me By
6056208 The JezabelsThe Others
6164261 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardInner Cell
6257142 The NationalTurtleneck
63NEW163 The OrwellsWhat's So Entertaining?
6458214 NAVMyself
65624113Kendrick LamarHUMBLE.
6670266 Vallis AlpsSo Settled
6868268 Django DjangoIn Your Beat
69661548 The KillersThe Man
70601332 The Go! TeamSemicircle Song
7161217 SlowdiveGo Get It
7267155 The HorrorsPress Enter To Exit
7375273 MGMTWhen You Die
7463837 SuperorganismSomething For Your M.I.N.D.
7569746 DeJ LoafChanges
7671461 Everything EverythingGood Shot, Good Soldier
77651117 Fort LeanAsleep at the Wheel
78731223 SpoonI Ain't The One
7974407 Gang Of YouthsWhat Can I Do If The Fire Goes Out?
8077283 Vince StaplesBig Fish
81781714 St. VincentLos Ageless
8282282 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardCrumbling Castle
83721336 Gang Of YouthsThe Deepest Sighs, The Frankest Shadows
8483205 Jay-Z4:44
85861162 Dua LipaNew Rules
86791426 VesselsDeflect the Light (ft. The Flaming Lips)
87801524 The Dream SyndicateGlide
88841515 BonifaceI Will Not Return as a Tourist
89NEW189 MarmozetsHabits
9081566 Curtis HardingWednesday Morning Atonement
9176369 Nothing But ThievesBroken Machine
92891151 Vince StaplesLove Can Be…
93852112Tiny Little HousesGarbage Bin
94941344 BicepOrca
9598228 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
9687223 DZ DeathraysShred For Summer
97902210 The BelligerentsFlash
9892292 Yogi, D.R.A.M. & Lady LeshurrCakin'
99911063 tUnE-yArDsLook At Your Hands
100932911 Mike Will Made-ItPerfect Pint (ft. Kendrick Lamar, Gucci Mane & Rae Sremmurd)

88757 Ecca VandalCassettes, Lies and Videotapes
95861 The KillersOut of My Mind
961434 The ClienteleLunar Days
971923 GoldLinkMeditation (ft. Jazmine Sullivan & KAYTRANADA)
992619 French MontanaUnforgettable (ft. Swae Lee)
100202 Alt-JHouse of the Rising Sun
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 15/1/18
Edition No.427
Songs retire at 75 weeks

11513ProtomartyrHalf Sister
2542 JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. Zensofly)
3453 N.E.R.D & Future1000
421113CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
51435 The Go! TeamMayday
6NEW16 SpoonPink Up
7NEW17 RapsodyYou Should Know (ft. Busta Rhymes)
8392 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
9663 RapsodyPower (ft. Kendrick Lamar & Lance Skiiiwalker)
108122 MGMTLittle Dark Age
1171213SamsaruhGolden to Thrive
1211511 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
1391716NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
1416414 N.E.R.D & Kendrick LamarDon't Don't Do It!
151079 PNAUGo Bang
1612710 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
1729517 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
1813175 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
192294 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominGhostface Killers (ft. Travis Scott)
20151011 The NationalI'll Still Destroy You
2227622 John MausTouchdown
2317106 Cloud ControlSummer Rave
2419910 Rita OraAnywhere
2520109 AminéSTFU
2631624 Tame ImpalaTaxi's Here
2721621 Everything EverythingDesire
2826620 Marlon WilliamsNobody Gets What They Want Anymore (ft. Aldous Harding)
2930229 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardThe Great Chain of Being
3023617 The NationalDark Side Of The Gym
3133172 King KruleDum Surfer
3224154 The NationalWalk It Back
3325117 Wolf AlicePlanet Hunter
34341115 Quay DashQueen Of This Shit
3532621 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominDisrespectful
3628623 Carmouflage RoseLate Nights
3740437 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
38371213 Franz FerdinandAlways Ascending
3938312 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
4042240 Brian FallonForget Me Not
4143826 Kendrick LamarHUMBLE. (Skrillex remix)
42392717 Jay-ZThe Story of O.J.
4336436 Sloan PetersonRats
44351211SavageRealm & Le$LaflameFeeling Great
4549345 Milwaukee BanksLights Down (ft. Sophiegrophy)
46411815 Cloud ControlTreetops
47NEW147 WongoParadise (ft. San Mei)
48442517SlowdiveDon't Know Why
4968349 Django DjangoIn Your Beat
5045159 The BelligerentsScience Fiction
5253842 Willow BeatsSpecial
5347546 NAVWanted You (ft. Lil Uzi Vert)
54NEW154 King KruleBiscuit Town
55461316 Django DjangoTic Tac Toe
5661356 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardInner Cell
5751193 Alt-JLast Year
58521223 Sam SmithToo Good At Goodbyes
5963259 The OrwellsWhat's So Entertaining?
6050145 The BelligerentsSleeping For Days
6156256 BlankeBlue (ft. Samsaruh)
6255216 Ecca VandalBroke Days, Party Nights
6358282 Alt-JDeadcrush
6454168 MakthaverskanEden
6559214 The HorrorsSomething To Remember Me By
66654213Kendrick LamarHUMBLE.
6857931 Willaris. KDour Nights
6964224 NAVMyself
7060218 The JezabelsThe Others
7162152 The NationalTurtleneck
72701432 The Go! TeamSemicircle Song
7366366 Vallis AlpsSo Settled
74691648 The KillersThe Man
7571227 SlowdiveGo Get It
7672165 The HorrorsPress Enter To Exit
7779417 Gang Of YouthsWhat Can I Do If The Fire Goes Out?
7882378 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardCrumbling Castle
79NEW179 SamsaruhBeautiful Killer
80781323 SpoonI Ain't The One
8174937 SuperorganismSomething For Your M.I.N.D.
82811814 St. VincentLos Ageless
83771217 Fort LeanAsleep at the Wheel
8475846 DeJ LoafChanges
8576561 Everything EverythingGood Shot, Good Soldier
86881615 BonifaceI Will Not Return as a Tourist
87NEW187 Statik SelektahPut Jewels On It (ft. Run The Jewels)
8880293 Vince StaplesBig Fish
8984215 Jay-Z4:44
90NEW190 Alison WonderlandHappy Place
9173373 MGMTWhen You Die
92871624 The Dream SyndicateGlide
93831436 Gang Of YouthsThe Deepest Sighs, The Frankest Shadows
9495238 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
9589289 MarmozetsHabits
9696233 DZ DeathraysShred For Summer
97NEW197 clipping.The Deep
981003011 Mike Will Made-ItPerfect Pint (ft. Kendrick Lamar, Gucci Mane & Rae Sremmurd)
99921251 Vince StaplesLove Can Be…
100861526 VesselsDeflect the Light (ft. The Flaming Lips)

851162 Dua LipaNew Rules
90566 Curtis HardingWednesday Morning Atonement
91369 Nothing But ThievesBroken Machine
932112Tiny Little HousesGarbage Bin
941344 BicepOrca
972210 The BelligerentsFlash
98292 Yogi, D.R.A.M. & Lady LeshurrCakin'
991063 tUnE-yArDsLook At Your Hands
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 22/1/18
Edition No.428
Songs retire at 75 weeks

So I'm finally back home to do charts, albeit still a challenge because of EOY commitments. (News on that front - my broadcast will be Friday 9 February). We have a new #1 too, with Protomartyr knocked off the top after just 3 weeks with "Half Sister". Victorian producer JANEVA delivers the first Australian #1 of the year with "Humble Beginnings".

"Rollinem 7's" is legitimately my seventh favourite song of the week - that's not a misprint. N.E.R.D & André 3000 come up with one of the album's best cuts, coming in as N.E.R.D's 4th entry to date, and 3000's 3rd entry.

Makthaverskan managed a decent hit in "Eden" on the chart in 2017, and although I knew and liked "In My Dreams", it was just so similar that I couldn't bring myself to chart them both at once. But now with a bit of space, I can hopefully give this a deserving run, with the Swedes coming in at #52.

And this song is less than a week away from becoming a whole lot more talked about. Gang Of Youths now have 6 entries spanning across the past 5 years, and come in at #61 with "Let Me Down Easy".

Another Scandinavian artist entering the chart this week, this time with Norwegian duo Smerz, who come in for their first entry with the spooky "Have fun" at #81.

I don't know why I was surprised to learn that Wild Honey hail from Sydney, but I guess there's nothing overly specific about this. It's breezy indie rock done well which really is irish bait. They come in at #84 with "In Your Head".

I've been giving this a real chance over the summer and finally Angel Olsen has something to back up her 2016 "MY WOMAN" record, besides the feature she had on an Hamilton Leithauser track last year. Her 4th entry "Fly On Your Wall" comes in at #92.

And lastly, as I continue to revisit 2017 I was shocked to not get more out of Fleet Foxes in the year. "If You Need To, Keep Time On Me" is quite lovely though and it comes in at #96, the band's 5th entry to date.

12511JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. Zensofly)
21613ProtomartyrHalf Sister
3543 The Go! TeamMayday
4724 RapsodyYou Should Know (ft. Busta Rhymes)
5625 SpoonPink Up
6363 N.E.R.D & Future1000
7NEW17 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
841213CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
91769 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
108102 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
11973 RapsodyPower (ft. Kendrick Lamar & Lance Skiiiwalker)
1214512 N.E.R.D & Kendrick LamarDon't Don't Do It!
1310132 MGMTLittle Dark Age
1412611 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
15111313SamsaruhGolden to Thrive
16131816NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
1716810 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
1818185 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
2027720 Everything EverythingDesire
2119104 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominGhostface Killers (ft. Travis Scott)
2222722 John MausTouchdown
231589 PNAUGo Bang
24201111 The NationalI'll Still Destroy You
2526724 Tame ImpalaTaxi's Here
2623116 Cloud ControlSummer Rave
2737527 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
2829328 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardThe Great Chain of Being
29241010 Rita OraAnywhere
3040330 Brian FallonForget Me Not
3136723 Carmouflage RoseLate Nights
3225119 AminéSTFU
3328720 Marlon WilliamsNobody Gets What They Want Anymore (ft. Aldous Harding)
3431182 King KruleDum Surfer
3532164 The NationalWalk It Back
3633127 Wolf AlicePlanet Hunter
3756437 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardInner Cell
3830717 The NationalDark Side Of The Gym
39341215 Quay DashQueen Of This Shit
4039322 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
41381313 Franz FerdinandAlways Ascending
4235721 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominDisrespectful
4341926 Kendrick LamarHUMBLE. (Skrillex remix)
4447244 WongoParadise (ft. San Mei)
4543536 Sloan PetersonRats
46422817 Jay-ZThe Story of O.J.
4745445 Milwaukee BanksLights Down (ft. Sophiegrophy)
49441311SavageRealm & Le$LaflameFeeling Great
50461915 Cloud ControlTreetops
51482617SlowdiveDon't Know Why
52NEW152 MakthaverskanIn My Dreams
5354253 King KruleBiscuit Town
5449449 Django DjangoIn Your Beat
5552942 Willow BeatsSpecial
5653646 NAVWanted You (ft. Lil Uzi Vert)
5750169 The BelligerentsScience Fiction
5879258 SamsaruhBeautiful Killer
59551416 Django DjangoTic Tac Toe
6057203 Alt-JLast Year
61NEW161 Gang Of YouthsLet Me Down Easy
62581323 Sam SmithToo Good At Goodbyes
6359359 The OrwellsWhat's So Entertaining?
6462226 Ecca VandalBroke Days, Party Nights
6561356 BlankeBlue (ft. Samsaruh)
6778467 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardCrumbling Castle
6860155 The BelligerentsSleeping For Days
69741748 The KillersThe Man
7063292 Alt-JDeadcrush
7164178 MakthaverskanEden
7277427 Gang Of YouthsWhat Can I Do If The Fire Goes Out?
73801423 SpoonI Ain't The One
74664313Kendrick LamarHUMBLE.
7569234 NAVMyself
7665224 The HorrorsSomething To Remember Me By
77721532 The Go! TeamSemicircle Song
7870228 The JezabelsThe Others
7973466 Vallis AlpsSo Settled
80681031 Willaris. KDour Nights
81NEW181 SmerzHave fun
8271162 The NationalTurtleneck
83821914 St. VincentLos Ageless
84NEW184 Wild HoneyIn Your Head
8585661 Everything EverythingGood Shot, Good Soldier
8675237 SlowdiveGo Get It
87811037 SuperorganismSomething For Your M.I.N.D.
8876175 The HorrorsPress Enter To Exit
89861715 BonifaceI Will Not Return as a Tourist
9089225 Jay-Z4:44
9190290 Alison WonderlandHappy Place
92NEW192 Angel OlsenFly On Your Wall
9394248 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
9484946 DeJ LoafChanges
95983111 Mike Will Made-ItPerfect Pint (ft. Kendrick Lamar, Gucci Mane & Rae Sremmurd)
96NEW196 Fleet FoxesIf You Need To, Keep Time On Me
97831317 Fort LeanAsleep at the Wheel
98921724 The Dream SyndicateGlide
9991473 MGMTWhen You Die
10096243 DZ DeathraysShred For Summer

87187 Statik SelektahPut Jewels On It (ft. Run The Jewels)
88293 Vince StaplesBig Fish
931436 Gang Of YouthsThe Deepest Sighs, The Frankest Shadows
95289 MarmozetsHabits
97197 clipping.The Deep
991251 Vince StaplesLove Can Be…
1001526 VesselsDeflect the Light (ft. The Flaming Lips)
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 29/1/18
Edition No.429
Songs retire at 75 weeks

I must say that as I am busy af I will be speeding through these this week...

Getting some surprisingly prolonged chart success are Everything Everything, who come in with their fourth entry from their latest album. "Night Of The Long Knives" comes in at #23.

There was this big countdown thingy the other day so 4 of today's 8 entries are relevant to that lol. The first of which comes from Queensland outfit Ball Park Music whose first entry from eight years ago "Sea Strangers (I Don't Really Know You)" is still their highest peaking (#3) entry to date. Could "Exactly How You Are" change that? Their ninth entry to date comes in at #29.

Quite probably the youngest artist to ever make my chart, Billie Ellish debuts at #33 with her H100 smash "bellyache".

Among all the chaos there is a Franz Ferdinand album coming out soon! Their second single from it "Feel the Love Go" comes in at #52.

One of Saturday's biggest surprises was Sydney band Ocean Alley and the excellent "The Comedown". The band's first ever entry comes in at #60.

Just the second ever artist to chart from the Northern Territory! Following in Jessica Mauboy's footsteps is Arnhem Land's Baker Boy, who enters at #65 with the very fun "Marryuna".

A band that has enjoyed very mild success on my chart. WA band Tired Lion follow up #96-peaker "I Don't Think You Like Me" and #84-peaker "Agoraphobia" with the powerful rocker "Japan" at #79.

Three entries now for What So Not as well, and the first ever entry for ex-Silverchair frontman Daniel Johns on the chart! "Be Ok Again" is a banger and it bangs in at #81.

11612JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. Zensofly)
2352 The Go! TeamMayday
32713ProtomartyrHalf Sister
4724 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
5434 RapsodyYou Should Know (ft. Busta Rhymes)
6535 SpoonPink Up
7977 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
8673 N.E.R.D & Future1000
910112 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
1081313CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
1112611 N.E.R.D & Kendrick LamarDon't Don't Do It!
121183 RapsodyPower (ft. Kendrick Lamar & Lance Skiiiwalker)
1313142 MGMTLittle Dark Age
1414711 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
15151413SamsaruhGolden to Thrive
1620816 Everything EverythingDesire
17161916NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
1817910 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
1922819 John MausTouchdown
2018195 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
222399 PNAUGo Bang
23NEW123 Everything EverythingNight Of The Long Knives
2427624 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
2521114 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominGhostface Killers (ft. Travis Scott)
26241211 The NationalI'll Still Destroy You
2730427 Brian FallonForget Me Not
2825824 Tame ImpalaTaxi's Here
29NEW129 Ball Park MusicExactly How You Are
3026126 Cloud ControlSummer Rave
3144331 WongoParadise (ft. San Mei)
3228428 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardThe Great Chain of Being
33NEW133 Billie Eilishbellyache
3434192 King KruleDum Surfer
3537535 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardInner Cell
3645636 Sloan PetersonRats
37291110 Rita OraAnywhere
3831823 Carmouflage RoseLate Nights
3940332 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
4032129 AminéSTFU
4135174 The NationalWalk It Back
4238817 The NationalDark Side Of The Gym
4333820 Marlon WilliamsNobody Gets What They Want Anymore (ft. Aldous Harding)
45411413 Franz FerdinandAlways Ascending
4636137 Wolf AlicePlanet Hunter
4767547 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardCrumbling Castle
48391315 Quay DashQueen Of This Shit
49512717SlowdiveDon't Know Why
50502015 Cloud ControlTreetops
5142821 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominDisrespectful
52NEW152 Franz FerdinandFeel the Love Go
53431026 Kendrick LamarHUMBLE. (Skrillex remix)
54462917 Jay-ZThe Story of O.J.
5552252 MakthaverskanIn My Dreams
5647545 Milwaukee BanksLights Down (ft. Sophiegrophy)
5758357 SamsaruhBeautiful Killer
5856746 NAVWanted You (ft. Lil Uzi Vert)
59491411SavageRealm & Le$LaflameFeeling Great
60NEW160 Ocean AlleyThe Comedown
6153353 King KruleBiscuit Town
62551042 Willow BeatsSpecial
63691848 The KillersThe Man
6454549 Django DjangoIn Your Beat
65NEW165 Baker BoyMarryuna (ft. Yirrmal)
6657179 The BelligerentsScience Fiction
67744413Kendrick LamarHUMBLE.
6863459 The OrwellsWhat's So Entertaining?
6960213 Alt-JLast Year
70591516 Django DjangoTic Tac Toe
71731523 SpoonI Ain't The One
7275244 NAVMyself
7365456 BlankeBlue (ft. Samsaruh)
7464236 Ecca VandalBroke Days, Party Nights
7561261 Gang Of YouthsLet Me Down Easy
76621423 Sam SmithToo Good At Goodbyes
7771188 MakthaverskanEden
79NEW179 Tired LionJapan
8078238 The JezabelsThe Others
81NEW181 What So NotBe Ok Again (ft. Daniel Johns)
8268165 The BelligerentsSleeping For Days
8384283 Wild HoneyIn Your Head
8481281 SmerzHave fun
8572437 Gang Of YouthsWhat Can I Do If The Fire Goes Out?
8670302 Alt-JDeadcrush
8776234 The HorrorsSomething To Remember Me By
88771632 The Go! TeamSemicircle Song
89801131 Willaris. KDour Nights
9090235 Jay-Z4:44
91871137 SuperorganismSomething For Your M.I.N.D.
9286247 SlowdiveGo Get It
9379566 Vallis AlpsSo Settled
94832014 St. VincentLos Ageless
9593258 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
9691390 Alison WonderlandHappy Place
9785761 Everything EverythingGood Shot, Good Soldier
9888185 The HorrorsPress Enter To Exit
99953211 Mike Will Made-ItPerfect Pint (ft. Kendrick Lamar, Gucci Mane & Rae Sremmurd)
10082172 The NationalTurtleneck

891715 BonifaceI Will Not Return as a Tourist
92192 Angel OlsenFly On Your Wall
94946 DeJ LoafChanges
96196 Fleet FoxesIf You Need To, Keep Time On Me
971317 Fort LeanAsleep at the Wheel
981724 The Dream SyndicateGlide
99473 MGMTWhen You Die
100243 DZ DeathraysShred For Summer
SWEET, Beautiful Killer, Happy Place!!, Let Me Down Easy, bellyache and Marryuna all debuting! I'm kinda glad I'm not the only one who has been slow with Marryuna
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 5/2/18
Edition No.430
Songs retire at 75 weeks

Shameless plug for my EOY this Friday night 5pm!

"Humble Beginnings" has now spent as much time as "HUMBLE." at #1 on my chart with three uninterrupted weeks. Pressure rises from N.E.R.D who move to #2 with "Rollinem 7's", whilst Tusky get a new peak into the top 5 for the first time with their long-titled track at #5.

With two previous entries to their name, BROCKHAMPTON manage their top 20 hit with "HOTTIE" at #12.

Now for some actual 2018 music (besides Franz last week), we have the new Drake track "God's Plan" at #44.

And the first 2018 song I heard, the collaboration "All the Stars" by Kendrick Lamar and SZA coming in at #54. Of course this was going to be the way SZA would make her first appearance on this chart

11713JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. Zensofly)
2432 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
33813ProtomartyrHalf Sister
4883 N.E.R.D & Future1000
5785 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
6544 RapsodyYou Should Know (ft. Busta Rhymes)
7262 The Go! TeamMayday
8645 SpoonPink Up
99122 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
1011710 N.E.R.D & Kendrick LamarDon't Don't Do It!
11101413CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
131293 RapsodyPower (ft. Kendrick Lamar & Lance Skiiiwalker)
1416914 Everything EverythingDesire
1514811 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
1613152 MGMTLittle Dark Age
17172016NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
1829218 Ball Park MusicExactly How You Are
19181010 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
20151513SamsaruhGolden to Thrive
2124721 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
2319919 John MausTouchdown
2433224 Billie Eilishbellyache
2523223 Everything EverythingNight Of The Long Knives
2622109 PNAUGo Bang
2720205 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
2825124 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominGhostface Killers (ft. Travis Scott)
29261311 The NationalI'll Still Destroy You
3027527 Brian FallonForget Me Not
3131431 WongoParadise (ft. San Mei)
3228924 Tame ImpalaTaxi's Here
3330136 Cloud ControlSummer Rave
3432528 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardThe Great Chain of Being
3535635 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardInner Cell
3634202 King KruleDum Surfer
3739342 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
3847638 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardCrumbling Castle
3936736 Sloan PetersonRats
4038923 Carmouflage RoseLate Nights
41371210 Rita OraAnywhere
4240139 AminéSTFU
4341184 The NationalWalk It Back
44NEW144 DrakeGod's Plan
4543920 Marlon WilliamsNobody Gets What They Want Anymore (ft. Aldous Harding)
4642917 The NationalDark Side Of The Gym
4852248 Franz FerdinandFeel the Love Go
4946147 Wolf AlicePlanet Hunter
50492817SlowdiveDon't Know Why
51451513 Franz FerdinandAlways Ascending
52481415 Quay DashQueen Of This Shit
5360253 Ocean AlleyThe Comedown
54NEW154 Kendrick Lamar & SZAAll the Stars
55502115 Cloud ControlTreetops
5651921 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominDisrespectful
5756645 Milwaukee BanksLights Down (ft. Sophiegrophy)
5857457 SamsaruhBeautiful Killer
59543017 Jay-ZThe Story of O.J.
6065260 Baker BoyMarryuna (ft. Yirrmal)
6158846 NAVWanted You (ft. Lil Uzi Vert)
62591511SavageRealm & Le$LaflameFeeling Great
63621142 Willow BeatsSpecial
64631948 The KillersThe Man
6555352 MakthaverskanIn My Dreams
66531126 Kendrick LamarHUMBLE. (Skrillex remix)
6764649 Django DjangoIn Your Beat
6861453 King KruleBiscuit Town
6966189 The BelligerentsScience Fiction
70674513Kendrick LamarHUMBLE.
7169223 Alt-JLast Year
7268559 The OrwellsWhat's So Entertaining?
7372254 NAVMyself
74701616 Django DjangoTic Tac Toe
7574246 Ecca VandalBroke Days, Party Nights
7673556 BlankeBlue (ft. Samsaruh)
77711623 SpoonI Ain't The One
78761523 Sam SmithToo Good At Goodbyes
7975361 Gang Of YouthsLet Me Down Easy
8077198 MakthaverskanEden
8184381 SmerzHave fun
8379279 Tired LionJapan
8480248 The JezabelsThe Others
8582175 The BelligerentsSleeping For Days
8681281 What So NotBe Ok Again (ft. Daniel Johns)
8785447 Gang Of YouthsWhat Can I Do If The Fire Goes Out?
8883383 Wild HoneyIn Your Head
8995268 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
9086312 Alt-JDeadcrush
9190245 Jay-Z4:44
9287244 The HorrorsSomething To Remember Me By
93891231 Willaris. KDour Nights
94993311 Mike Will Made-ItPerfect Pint (ft. Kendrick Lamar, Gucci Mane & Rae Sremmurd)
95881732 The Go! TeamSemicircle Song
96911237 SuperorganismSomething For Your M.I.N.D.
9793666 Vallis AlpsSo Settled
9896490 Alison WonderlandHappy Place
99942114 St. VincentLos Ageless
10092257 SlowdiveGo Get It

97761 Everything EverythingGood Shot, Good Soldier
98185 The HorrorsPress Enter To Exit
100172 The NationalTurtleneck
Have you given the newer Tusky song "Going Out" a spin yet? It's very Millencolin and became #1 on my chart last week.
No BOOGIE yet? :thinkingemoji: God's Plan is good and All The Stars is certainly growing a lot on me recently. Good to see bellyache and Marryuna up this week.
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 12/2/18
Edition No.431
Songs retire at 75 weeks

Post-EOY I've still got little new music to draw upon as I've been tired, but JANEVA deservedly gets a fourth week at #1 with "Humble Beginnings".

The first of three debuts this week is a track that was not far off sneaking into my EOY top 100. yaeji debuts at #26 with "raingurl".

Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James Blake are great because they are a band. "King's Dead" is a real banger and it's in at #31.

Lastly, Strokes-sounding Queensland band High Tropics make their first ever entry with "You Never Made It Easy" at #56.

11814JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. Zensofly)
2242 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
3493 N.E.R.D & Future1000
43913ProtomartyrHalf Sister
5595 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
6654 RapsodyYou Should Know (ft. Busta Rhymes)
71837 Ball Park MusicExactly How You Are
9772 The Go! TeamMayday
10855 SpoonPink Up
119132 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
12141012 Everything EverythingDesire
13111513CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
1413103 RapsodyPower (ft. Kendrick Lamar & Lance Skiiiwalker)
1510810 N.E.R.D & Kendrick LamarDon't Don't Do It!
1621816 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
1715911 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
1816162 MGMTLittle Dark Age
1924319 Billie Eilishbellyache
20172116NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
21191110 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
22201613SamsaruhGolden to Thrive
2344223 DrakeGod's Plan
25231019 John MausTouchdown
26NEW126 yaejiraingurl
2725323 Everything EverythingNight Of The Long Knives
2826119 PNAUGo Bang
2927215 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
3031530 WongoParadise (ft. San Mei)
31NEW131 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
32291411 The NationalI'll Still Destroy You
3328134 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominGhostface Killers (ft. Travis Scott)
34321024 Tame ImpalaTaxi's Here
3534628 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardThe Great Chain of Being
3636212 King KruleDum Surfer
3754237 Kendrick Lamar & SZAAll the Stars
3830627 Brian FallonForget Me Not
3935735 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardInner Cell
4033146 Cloud ControlSummer Rave
4137352 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
4238738 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardCrumbling Castle
4339836 Sloan PetersonRats
4448344 Franz FerdinandFeel the Love Go
45401023 Carmouflage RoseLate Nights
4642149 AminéSTFU
47451020 Marlon WilliamsNobody Gets What They Want Anymore (ft. Aldous Harding)
48411310 Rita OraAnywhere
49461017 The NationalDark Side Of The Gym
5043194 The NationalWalk It Back
51511613 Franz FerdinandAlways Ascending
5349157 Wolf AlicePlanet Hunter
54502917SlowdiveDon't Know Why
55521515 Quay DashQueen Of This Shit
56NEW156 High TropicsYou Never Made It Easy
5760357 Baker BoyMarryuna (ft. Yirrmal)
5853353 Ocean AlleyThe Comedown
59552215 Cloud ControlTreetops
60561021 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominDisrespectful
6157745 Milwaukee BanksLights Down (ft. Sophiegrophy)
6276656 BlankeBlue (ft. Samsaruh)
6358557 SamsaruhBeautiful Killer
64593117 Jay-ZThe Story of O.J.
6561946 NAVWanted You (ft. Lil Uzi Vert)
66621611SavageRealm & Le$LaflameFeeling Great
67642048 The KillersThe Man
68631242 Willow BeatsSpecial
6965452 MakthaverskanIn My Dreams
7068553 King KruleBiscuit Town
71661226 Kendrick LamarHUMBLE. (Skrillex remix)
7272659 The OrwellsWhat's So Entertaining?
74704613Kendrick LamarHUMBLE.
7571233 Alt-JLast Year
7667749 Django DjangoIn Your Beat
7781477 SmerzHave fun
7869199 The BelligerentsScience Fiction
7975256 Ecca VandalBroke Days, Party Nights
80781623 Sam SmithToo Good At Goodbyes
8173264 NAVMyself
8289278 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
83741716 Django DjangoTic Tac Toe
8479461 Gang Of YouthsLet Me Down Easy
8586381 What So NotBe Ok Again (ft. Daniel Johns)
86771723 SpoonI Ain't The One
8780208 MakthaverskanEden
8884258 The JezabelsThe Others
8991255 Jay-Z4:44
9085185 The BelligerentsSleeping For Days
9188483 Wild HoneyIn Your Head
9290322 Alt-JDeadcrush
93931331 Willaris. KDour Nights
9487457 Gang Of YouthsWhat Can I Do If The Fire Goes Out?
9583379 Tired LionJapan
9692254 The HorrorsSomething To Remember Me By
97961337 SuperorganismSomething For Your M.I.N.D.
98943411 Mike Will Made-ItPerfect Pint (ft. Kendrick Lamar, Gucci Mane & Rae Sremmurd)
9998590 Alison WonderlandHappy Place
100951832 The Go! TeamSemicircle Song

97666 Vallis AlpsSo Settled
992114 St. VincentLos Ageless
100257 SlowdiveGo Get It
Good to see rises for Bellyache, God's Plan, All The Stars and Marryuna.
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 19/2/18
Edition No.432
Songs retire at 75 weeks

Five weeks for JANEVA is the equal-second most for any song by a Victorian, equalling Children Collide's "My Eagle" and being just one week behind Midnight Juggernauts' haul of six for "Ballad of the War Machine". She faces tough competition though with Migos debuting at #2 and a number of new tracks making big moves into the top 10.

As mentioned, a song with a great video (though not as great as the videos for "God's Plan" or "King's Dead" incidentally) but with some of Migos' catchiest lines to date. At #2 is the group's fourth entry to date with the excellent "Stir Fry".

While it sounds like a pale imitation of "Starboy" there's plenty about "Pray For Me" that I quite enjoy. The Weeknd (5th entry) and Kendrick Lamar (37th) collaborate on the track from the new Black Panther soundtrack, and it comes in at #45.

Quite an interesting deep cut from the N.E.R.D album debuting this week, somewhat continuing the Pharrell theme. Like a number of its counterparts, "Voilà" has an outro/end section which totally changes up the tempo and beat. The track by N.E.R.D (5th entry), Gucci Mane (3rd) and Wale (2nd) debuts at #51.

And lastly another album track with one King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard's latest offering "Gumboot Soup". While it is their vastly inferior ode to sleep, "I'm Sleepin' In" is the band's 16th entry to date which span across 6 different albums, and it comes in at #94 to close out the week.

11915JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
2NEW12 MigosStir Fry
33103 N.E.R.D & Future1000
45104 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
5252 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
7747 Ball Park MusicExactly How You Are
83128 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
92339 DrakeGod's Plan
10664 RapsodyYou Should Know (ft. Busta Rhymes)
1141013ProtomartyrHalf Sister
12982 The Go! TeamMayday
1311142 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
1416914 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
15121112 Everything EverythingDesire
161065 SpoonPink Up
17131613CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
1814113 RapsodyPower (ft. Kendrick Lamar & Lance Skiiiwalker)
1918172 MGMTLittle Dark Age
20202216NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
2115910 N.E.R.D & Kendrick LamarDon't Don't Do It!
22171011 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
2319419 Billie Eilishbellyache
24211210 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
2537325 Kendrick Lamar & SZAAll the Stars
2626226 yaejiraingurl
2844428 Franz FerdinandFeel the Love Go
29221713SamsaruhGolden to Thrive
3027423 Everything EverythingNight Of The Long Knives
3128129 PNAUGo Bang
3230630 WongoParadise (ft. San Mei)
3329225 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
3433144 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominGhostface Killers (ft. Travis Scott)
35251119 John MausTouchdown
36321511 The NationalI'll Still Destroy You
37341124 Tame ImpalaTaxi's Here
3836222 King KruleDum Surfer
3938727 Brian FallonForget Me Not
4039835 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardInner Cell
4141362 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
4242838 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardCrumbling Castle
4340156 Cloud ControlSummer Rave
4435728 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardThe Great Chain of Being
45NEW145 The Weeknd & Kendrick LamarPray For Me
4643936 Sloan PetersonRats
4746159 AminéSTFU
48471120 Marlon WilliamsNobody Gets What They Want Anymore (ft. Aldous Harding)
49451123 Carmouflage RoseLate Nights
50592315 Cloud ControlTreetops
51NEW151 N.E.R.D, Gucci Mane & WaleVoilà
52481410 Rita OraAnywhere
53543017SlowdiveDon't Know Why
54491117 The NationalDark Side Of The Gym
5556255 High TropicsYou Never Made It Easy
56511713 Franz FerdinandAlways Ascending
5850204 The NationalWalk It Back
5953167 Wolf AlicePlanet Hunter
60551615 Quay DashQueen Of This Shit
6158453 Ocean AlleyThe Comedown
62601121 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominDisrespectful
6361845 Milwaukee BanksLights Down (ft. Sophiegrophy)
6462756 BlankeBlue (ft. Samsaruh)
6557457 Baker BoyMarryuna (ft. Yirrmal)
66643217 Jay-ZThe Story of O.J.
67711326 Kendrick LamarHUMBLE. (Skrillex remix)
6863657 SamsaruhBeautiful Killer
69651046 NAVWanted You (ft. Lil Uzi Vert)
71681342 Willow BeatsSpecial
72672148 The KillersThe Man
73661711SavageRealm & Le$LaflameFeeling Great
74744713Kendrick LamarHUMBLE.
7572759 The OrwellsWhat's So Entertaining?
7675243 Alt-JLast Year
7769552 MakthaverskanIn My Dreams
7870653 King KruleBiscuit Town
7976849 Django DjangoIn Your Beat
8079266 Ecca VandalBroke Days, Party Nights
8182288 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
8281274 NAVMyself
8378209 The BelligerentsScience Fiction
8477577 SmerzHave fun
85801723 Sam SmithToo Good At Goodbyes
86831816 Django DjangoTic Tac Toe
8789265 Jay-Z4:44
8885481 What So NotBe Ok Again (ft. Daniel Johns)
89861823 SpoonI Ain't The One
9088268 The JezabelsThe Others
9187218 MakthaverskanEden
9284561 Gang Of YouthsLet Me Down Easy
93983511 Mike Will Made-ItPerfect Pint (ft. Kendrick Lamar, Gucci Mane & Rae Sremmurd)
94NEW194 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardI'm Sleepin' In
9590195 The BelligerentsSleeping For Days
9692332 Alt-JDeadcrush
9791583 Wild HoneyIn Your Head
9894467 Gang Of YouthsWhat Can I Do If The Fire Goes Out?
99971437 SuperorganismSomething For Your M.I.N.D.
100931431 Willaris. KDour Nights

95379 Tired LionJapan
96254 The HorrorsSomething To Remember Me By
99590 Alison WonderlandHappy Place
1001832 The Go! TeamSemicircle Song
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 26/2/18
Edition No.433
Songs retire at 75 weeks

In a way "Stir Fry" seemed somewhat destined for the #1 spot, with JANEVA losing momentum and seeing "Humble Beginnings" slip to #2. It's Migos' first #1 on the chart, with their previous entries including #7-peaker "Bad and Boujee", #76-peaker "Bon Appétit" and #82-peaker "T-Shirt" (with Offset having also charted through 3 "Without Warning" tracks including #4-peaker "Ghostface Killers"). Jay Rock and team move to #3 with "King's Dead" causing N.E.R.D & Future to move down a spot with "1000".

U.S. Girls is the project led by the prolific Meghan Remy, who has eight releases under her belt in the last ten years. She rounds out the top five with a debut for the delightful "Rosebud", her first ever entry at #5.

Most people who paid any attention to the Australian charts in the late 2000s should be able to pinpoint which of their early hits The Presets were trying to imitate here. However, it is a fresh spin on the idea of a Presets banger, and it's one that I could really see helping them evolve into a new era. "14U+14ME" is the duo's 11th entry to date coming at #12, their third highest peak to date only behind "Ghosts" and "Anywhere".

There's something quite special about eclectic group Superorganism, and with an album on the way later this week their second entry "Everybody Wants To Be Famous" comes in at #17.

I was pleasantly surprised with North Carolina duo Sylvan Esso's new single, with the cleverly titled but annoying to type "PARAD(w/m)E" coming at #27.

Courtney Barnett is in very elite company as being one of three artists I've seen live multiple times (Pearl Jam and The Vasco Era being the other two). Although I did like her debut album, I thought it could be have given much more, which is why I'm quite interested to see what her upcoming album will sound like. For her 9th entry to date, "Nameless, Faceless" comes in at #31.

I've not bothered to check for accuracy but Franz Ferdinand would be one of very few artists - of those that released music from the past decade that I like - who have more EOY entries (50) than chart entries (30). Of course those sort of statistics are equally unsurprising and ridiculous. The 30th is "Finally" from their latest record, and it comes in at #35.

This song definitely falls into the so-delicate-that-it's-hard-to-properly-chart-it-but-it's-so-powerful-I-can't-not category, which was somewhat surprising for the usually rough King Tuff. The project of Kyle Thomas has appeared twice on my chart before and now "The Other" is the 3rd coming at #45.

I don't recall getting into any of her 2015 material but Sarah Blasko is making up considerable ground with her album released last week, scoring an EOY spot and now a second chart entry. Coming at #52 is her 5th entry to date titled "A Shot".

In a very competitive week for debuts, Unknown Mortal Orchestra bring up the rear. My following of this band has been quite scattered over the years but perhaps a new album will get me excited, as they come in with their 4th entry "American Guilt" at #71.

12211MigosStir Fry
211015JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
3833 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
43113 N.E.R.D & Future1000
5NEW15 U.S. GirlsRosebud
6562 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
74114 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
8948 DrakeGod's Plan
10757 Ball Park MusicExactly How You Are
11141011 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
12NEW112 The Presets14U+14ME
131074 RapsodyYou Should Know (ft. Busta Rhymes)
14111113ProtomartyrHalf Sister
151292 The Go! TeamMayday
16151212 Everything EverythingDesire
17NEW117 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
1813152 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
1918123 RapsodyPower (ft. Kendrick Lamar & Lance Skiiiwalker)
20171713CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
211675 SpoonPink Up
2219182 MGMTLittle Dark Age
23202316NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
24241310 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
2528525 Franz FerdinandFeel the Love Go
26211010 N.E.R.D & Kendrick LamarDon't Don't Do It!
27NEW127 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E
2823519 Billie Eilishbellyache
2926326 yaejiraingurl
31NEW131 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
3225425 Kendrick Lamar & SZAAll the Stars
33221111 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
34361611 The NationalI'll Still Destroy You
35NEW135 Franz FerdinandFinally
36291813SamsaruhGolden to Thrive
3732730 WongoParadise (ft. San Mei)
3845238 The Weeknd & Kendrick LamarPray For Me
3931139 PNAUGo Bang
4033235 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
4134154 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominGhostface Killers (ft. Travis Scott)
4230523 Everything EverythingNight Of The Long Knives
4341372 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
4440935 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardInner Cell
45NEW145 King TuffThe Other
46351219 John MausTouchdown
4738232 King KruleDum Surfer
4855348 High TropicsYou Never Made It Easy
49371224 Tame ImpalaTaxi's Here
5051250 N.E.R.D, Gucci Mane & WaleVoilà
5139827 Brian FallonForget Me Not
52NEW152 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
5342938 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardCrumbling Castle
5447169 AminéSTFU
5543166 Cloud ControlSummer Rave
56502415 Cloud ControlTreetops
57533117SlowdiveDon't Know Why
5844828 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardThe Great Chain of Being
59491223 Carmouflage RoseLate Nights
60521510 Rita OraAnywhere
61481220 Marlon WilliamsNobody Gets What They Want Anymore (ft. Aldous Harding)
62541217 The NationalDark Side Of The Gym
63461036 Sloan PetersonRats
66561813 Franz FerdinandAlways Ascending
6758214 The NationalWalk It Back
6861553 Ocean AlleyThe Comedown
6959177 Wolf AlicePlanet Hunter
70663317 Jay-ZThe Story of O.J.
71NEW171 Unknown Mortal OrchestraAmerican Guilt
72601715 Quay DashQueen Of This Shit
7363945 Milwaukee BanksLights Down (ft. Sophiegrophy)
7481298 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
7565557 Baker BoyMarryuna (ft. Yirrmal)
76722248 The KillersThe Man
77621221 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominDisrespectful
78671426 Kendrick LamarHUMBLE. (Skrillex remix)
7964856 BlankeBlue (ft. Samsaruh)
80691146 NAVWanted You (ft. Lil Uzi Vert)
81744813Kendrick LamarHUMBLE.
8268757 SamsaruhBeautiful Killer
8382284 NAVMyself
8476253 Alt-JLast Year
85711442 Willow BeatsSpecial
8678753 King KruleBiscuit Town
8780276 Ecca VandalBroke Days, Party Nights
8887275 Jay-Z4:44
89731811SavageRealm & Le$LaflameFeeling Great
9077652 MakthaverskanIn My Dreams
91861916 Django DjangoTic Tac Toe
9275859 The OrwellsWhat's So Entertaining?
9397683 Wild HoneyIn Your Head
9479949 Django DjangoIn Your Beat
95851823 Sam SmithToo Good At Goodbyes
96891923 SpoonI Ain't The One
9784677 SmerzHave fun
9896342 Alt-JDeadcrush
99991537 SuperorganismSomething For Your M.I.N.D.
100933611 Mike Will Made-ItPerfect Pint (ft. Kendrick Lamar, Gucci Mane & Rae Sremmurd)

83209 The BelligerentsScience Fiction
88481 What So NotBe Ok Again (ft. Daniel Johns)
90268 The JezabelsThe Others
91218 MakthaverskanEden
92561 Gang Of YouthsLet Me Down Easy
94194 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardI'm Sleepin' In
95195 The BelligerentsSleeping For Days
98467 Gang Of YouthsWhat Can I Do If The Fire Goes Out?
1001431 Willaris. KDour Nights
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 5/3/18
Edition No.434
Songs retire at 75 weeks

11312MigosStir Fry
221115JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
3343 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
4524 U.S. GirlsRosebud
54123 N.E.R.D & Future1000
6856 DrakeGod's Plan
7672 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
97124 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
1012210 The Presets14U+14ME
111067 Ball Park MusicExactly How You Are
1217212 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
13111111 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
1415102 The Go! TeamMayday
151384 RapsodyYou Should Know (ft. Busta Rhymes)
16141213ProtomartyrHalf Sister
17161312 Everything EverythingDesire
1831218 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
1918162 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
2019133 RapsodyPower (ft. Kendrick Lamar & Lance Skiiiwalker)
2127221 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E
22201813CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
23241410 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
2422192 MGMTLittle Dark Age
252185 SpoonPink Up
26232416NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
2725625 Franz FerdinandFeel the Love Go
2829426 yaejiraingurl
2935229 Franz FerdinandFinally
30261110 N.E.R.D & Kendrick LamarDon't Don't Do It!
31NEW131 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
3228619 Billie Eilishbellyache
3438334 The Weeknd & Kendrick LamarPray For Me
3552235 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
3632525 Kendrick Lamar & SZAAll the Stars
37NEW137 MGMTHand It Over
3845238 King TuffThe Other
39331211 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
40341711 The NationalI'll Still Destroy You
4143382 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
42361913SamsaruhGolden to Thrive
4350343 N.E.R.D, Gucci Mane & WaleVoilà
4437830 WongoParadise (ft. San Mei)
4541164 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominGhostface Killers (ft. Travis Scott)
4639149 PNAUGo Bang
47441035 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardInner Cell
4848448 High TropicsYou Never Made It Easy
4940245 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
5042623 Everything EverythingNight Of The Long Knives
5147242 King KruleDum Surfer
52NEW152 Last DinosaursDominos
53461319 John MausTouchdown
54NEW154 The FratellisStarcrossed Losers
5551927 Brian FallonForget Me Not
5654179 AminéSTFU
5755176 Cloud ControlSummer Rave
58491324 Tame ImpalaTaxi's Here
59NEW159 ionnaleeHarvest (ft. TR/ST)
6071260 Unknown Mortal OrchestraAmerican Guilt
61573217SlowdiveDon't Know Why
62NEW162 Liam Payne & Rita OraFor You (Fifty Shades Freed)
63531038 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardCrumbling Castle
64601610 Rita OraAnywhere
65562515 Cloud ControlTreetops
66NEW166 Beach HouseLemon Glow
6858928 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardThe Great Chain of Being
70591323 Carmouflage RoseLate Nights
7167224 The NationalWalk It Back
7274308 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
73703417 Jay-ZThe Story of O.J.
74611320 Marlon WilliamsNobody Gets What They Want Anymore (ft. Aldous Harding)
7568653 Ocean AlleyThe Comedown
76661913 Franz FerdinandAlways Ascending
77621317 The NationalDark Side Of The Gym
7869187 Wolf AlicePlanet Hunter
79NEW179 GunnaCar Sick (ft. NAV & Metro Boomin)
80731045 Milwaukee BanksLights Down (ft. Sophiegrophy)
81631136 Sloan PetersonRats
8284263 Alt-JLast Year
83721815 Quay DashQueen Of This Shit
8479956 BlankeBlue (ft. Samsaruh)
85814913Kendrick LamarHUMBLE.
8686853 King KruleBiscuit Town
8775657 Baker BoyMarryuna (ft. Yirrmal)
8883294 NAVMyself
89NEW189 Hot SnakesSix Wave Hold-Down
90801246 NAVWanted You (ft. Lil Uzi Vert)
91762348 The KillersThe Man
9288285 Jay-Z4:44
93771321 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominDisrespectful
9482857 SamsaruhBeautiful Killer
95781526 Kendrick LamarHUMBLE. (Skrillex remix)
96891911SavageRealm & Le$LaflameFeeling Great
9787286 Ecca VandalBroke Days, Party Nights
98941049 Django DjangoIn Your Beat
99851542 Willow BeatsSpecial
10098352 Alt-JDeadcrush

90652 MakthaverskanIn My Dreams
911916 Django DjangoTic Tac Toe
92859 The OrwellsWhat's So Entertaining?
93683 Wild HoneyIn Your Head
951823 Sam SmithToo Good At Goodbyes
961923 SpoonI Ain't The One
97677 SmerzHave fun
991537 SuperorganismSomething For Your M.I.N.D.
1003611 Mike Will Made-ItPerfect Pint (ft. Kendrick Lamar, Gucci Mane & Rae Sremmurd)
Good to see debuts for Stir Fry, Pray For Me, 14U + 14ME, Everybody Wants To be Famous, PARA(w/m)E, A Shot and For You. Good to see All The Stars has made it as high as #25 too
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 12/3/18
Edition No.435
Songs retire at 75 weeks

It's another good week for Migos, who continue their run with "Stir Fry" now at 3 weeks. Jay Rock and friends move up one spot to #2 finally with "King's Dead", with JANEVA slipping down another spot to #3. U.S. Girls remains steady with "Rosebud" at #4, while Drake makes just his second ever top 5 appearance as main artist (after "Hotline Bling") with "God's Plan" achieving its new peak at #5.

Up first is a mouthful of a title and quite apt given it's basically two songs rolled into one. I'm officially hyped for the new Parquet Courts record with "Almost Had to Start a Fight / In and Out of Patience" coming in at #18, their 7th entry to date.

My chart hasn't yet given this album enough credit but slowly this is changing. Tiny Little Houses now have their 5th entry with "Short Hair" at #27.

New CHVRCHES is proving to be quite interesting, and "Get Out" comes in at #33. It's their 7th entry to date which started nearly in 2013 with "The Mother We Share".

So there's a lot to say about this and hopefully I'll get the chance to at some stage. The three artists are no strangers to this chart, with Ab-Soul (3rd entry), Anderson .Paak (3rd) and James Blake (6th) coming in at #37 with the immaculately produced "Bloody Waters", which comes from the new Black Panther soundtrack if you weren't already aware.

It's been a very long time since a James Blake entry on this chart. He comes in for the 7th time with "If The Car Beside You Moves Ahead" at #49.

Many artists appear to be conspiring to end up with 7 entries at the end of today's chart as now Little Dragon notch up the non-milestone. After "Sweet" finished at number (wait for it) 7 in my 2017 EOY, they are back with a song totally dedicated to my wonderful new Twitter profile picture. Therefore "Sway Daisy" is an amazing song dedicated to the "Without Warning" LP and it comes in at #64.

And because I saw them last Friday night, and also that it left the chart too soon before, Grizzly Bear re-enter with "Mourning Sound". If you include this that's seven entries for the week. Illuminati confirmed

11413MigosStir Fry
2352 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
321215JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
4434 U.S. GirlsRosebud
5665 DrakeGod's Plan
61836 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
75133 N.E.R.D & Future1000
8782 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
1012310 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
1110310 The Presets14U+14ME
121177 Ball Park MusicExactly How You Are
139134 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
14131211 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
1521315 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E
1614112 The Go! TeamMayday
1731217 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
18NEW118 Parquet CourtsAlmost Had to Start a Fight / In and Out of Patience
1929319 Franz FerdinandFinally
20171412 Everything EverythingDesire
211594 RapsodyYou Should Know (ft. Busta Rhymes)
22231510 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
2319172 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
2435324 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
2520143 RapsodyPower (ft. Kendrick Lamar & Lance Skiiiwalker)
26161313ProtomartyrHalf Sister
27NEW127 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
28262516NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
2937229 MGMTHand It Over
3027725 Franz FerdinandFeel the Love Go
31221913CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
3428526 yaejiraingurl
3534434 The Weeknd & Kendrick LamarPray For Me
3624202 MGMTLittle Dark Age
37NEW137 Ab-Soul, Anderson .Paak & James BlakeBloody Waters
3843438 N.E.R.D, Gucci Mane & WaleVoilà
392595 SpoonPink Up
4052240 Last DinosaursDominos
41301210 N.E.R.D & Kendrick LamarDon't Don't Do It!
4232719 Billie Eilishbellyache
4341392 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
4454244 The FratellisStarcrossed Losers
4538338 King TuffThe Other
4636625 Kendrick Lamar & SZAAll the Stars
47422013SamsaruhGolden to Thrive
4848548 High TropicsYou Never Made It Easy
49NEW149 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
50391311 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
5159251 ionnaleeHarvest (ft. TR/ST)
52401811 The NationalI'll Still Destroy You
5346159 PNAUGo Bang
5449255 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
5562255 Liam Payne & Rita OraFor You (Fifty Shades Freed)
5644930 WongoParadise (ft. San Mei)
5745174 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominGhostface Killers (ft. Travis Scott)
5851252 King KruleDum Surfer
5960359 Unknown Mortal OrchestraAmerican Guilt
60471135 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardInner Cell
61551027 Brian FallonForget Me Not
6266262 Beach HouseLemon Glow
6350723 Everything EverythingNight Of The Long Knives
64NEW164 Little DragonSway Daisy
65531419 John MausTouchdown
66613317SlowdiveDon't Know Why
6757186 Cloud ControlSummer Rave
6956189 AminéSTFU
70652615 Cloud ControlTreetops
71581424 Tame ImpalaTaxi's Here
72631138 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardCrumbling Castle
7372318 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
74641710 Rita OraAnywhere
7579275 GunnaCar Sick (ft. NAV & Metro Boomin)
7771234 The NationalWalk It Back
78733517 Jay-ZThe Story of O.J.
79RET2414Grizzly BearMourning Sound
80701423 Carmouflage RoseLate Nights
81762013 Franz FerdinandAlways Ascending
82841056 BlankeBlue (ft. Samsaruh)
83681028 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardThe Great Chain of Being
8475753 Ocean AlleyThe Comedown
85741420 Marlon WilliamsNobody Gets What They Want Anymore (ft. Aldous Harding)
8682273 Alt-JLast Year
87801145 Milwaukee BanksLights Down (ft. Sophiegrophy)
8887757 Baker BoyMarryuna (ft. Yirrmal)
89855013Kendrick LamarHUMBLE.
90962011SavageRealm & Le$LaflameFeeling Great
9189289 Hot SnakesSix Wave Hold-Down
9278197 Wolf AlicePlanet Hunter
9386953 King KruleBiscuit Town
94771417 The NationalDark Side Of The Gym
9592295 Jay-Z4:44
96981149 Django DjangoIn Your Beat
97912448 The KillersThe Man
98811236 Sloan PetersonRats
9988304 NAVMyself
100831915 Quay DashQueen Of This Shit

901246 NAVWanted You (ft. Lil Uzi Vert)
931321 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominDisrespectful
94857 SamsaruhBeautiful Killer
951526 Kendrick LamarHUMBLE. (Skrillex remix)
97286 Ecca VandalBroke Days, Party Nights
991542 Willow BeatsSpecial
100352 Alt-JDeadcrush
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 19/3/18
Edition No.436
Songs retire at 75 weeks

Offset, Quavo and Takeoff from Atlanta trio Migos are now in elite company, with "Stir Fry" notching up four weeks at #1 with only three rap songs having achieved more weeks at the top ever ("Shitsville" with 7, "Call Me" with 6 and "Otis" with 5). Courtney Barnett improves on her best ever peak with "Nameless, Faceless" zooming up to #2. JANEVA stays solid whilst Jay Rock and U.S. Girls fall despite staying in the top 5.

Now occupying one-fifth of the top 10, the first of 11 debuts for the week is Courtney Barnett with her new song "Need a Little Time". She now has 10 entries in total, which date back to 2014 with #8-peaker "Avant Gardener", which until last week was her highest peaking track.

Second entry for the day is a band that today have their first ever entry despite having released music for over a decade. LA duo No Age come in at #16 with "Send Me", a song that is so easily up my alley.

I quite liked a JPEGMAFIA song I heard a while back but didn't bother listening again after I realised it was a bit old. Luckily I can say the New York rapper otherwise known as Barrington Hendricks has made up for lost time with "Does This Ski Mask Make Me Look Fat?" coming in at #22 for his first ever entry.

There was very little context I needed here. An apologetic and rather frustrated social media post forms the backdrop to the release of this new track by Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, who released one of my favourite albums of the decade in 2012 with "Trouble". However, since then Orlando has released little more than a couple of collaborations and one single. But now there is at least a sign that the second record can't be too far away. "Leave A Light On" debuts at #29, his 12th entry to date.

The Voidz have frustrated me to date but finally I have a song that I can really jam to. "All Wordz Are Made Up" comes in at #38, with Julian Casablancas having had 13 previous entries with The Strokes.

It was hearing this on the j's that convinced me that this was a banger. Parquet Courts release the cowbell-heavy "Wide Awake", their 8th entry to date coming at #43.

I knew Jon Hopkins through his productions with Coldplay and Purity Ring, and this latest track didn't take long to capture my attention. "Emerald Rush" is five and a half minutes of tasty ambient electronica coming at #49.

There are a lot of crazy things happening in Jack White's latest track. He has 13 solo tracks to his name that have entered the chart now as well as 8 other contributions (1 feature, 6 The Dead Weather and 1 The White Stripes). "Over and Over and Over" breaks his 16-month absence on the chart coming in at #59.

My XXXTENTACION doesn't extend much beyond "SAD!" despite feeling like I've read much more about him. He debuts at #74 with said sad song.

Ok, so Django Django's latest album is confirmed to me for now as very underwhelming, but this is quite a tasty cut. "Beam Me Up" is the band's 20th entry to date coming in at #80.

Quite an effective strategy to get a quick follow-up chart entry for CHVRCHES, getting The National lead singer Matt Berninger to help out on vocal duties for their latest song. "My Enemy" is the band's 8th entry to date and it's also Matt's 8th having had 7 with The National last year.

11514MigosStir Fry
2642 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
331315JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
4262 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
5444 U.S. GirlsRosebud
6575 DrakeGod's Plan
71047 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
8NEW18 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
107143 N.E.R.D & Future1000
1118211 Parquet CourtsAlmost Had to Start a Fight / In and Out of Patience
1217312 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
13892 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
141287 Ball Park MusicExactly How You Are
1515415 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E
16NEW116 No AgeSend Me
1711410 The Presets14U+14ME
18141311 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
1919419 Franz FerdinandFinally
2037220 Ab-Soul, Anderson .Paak & James BlakeBloody Waters
2113144 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
22NEW122 JPEGMAFIADoes This Ski Mask Make Me Look Fat? (ft. Heno.)
2324423 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
2416122 The Go! TeamMayday
25221610 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
2627226 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
2721104 RapsodyYou Should Know (ft. Busta Rhymes)
2833228 CHVRCHESGet Out
29NEW129 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
3023182 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
31282616NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
3229329 MGMTHand It Over
33201512 Everything EverythingDesire
3425153 RapsodyPower (ft. Kendrick Lamar & Lance Skiiiwalker)
3534626 yaejiraingurl
3640336 Last DinosaursDominos
3738537 N.E.R.D, Gucci Mane & WaleVoilà
38NEW138 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
39261413ProtomartyrHalf Sister
4130825 Franz FerdinandFeel the Love Go
4235534 The Weeknd & Kendrick LamarPray For Me
43NEW143 Parquet CourtsWide Awake
4464244 Little DragonSway Daisy
45312013CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
4636212 MGMTLittle Dark Age
4749247 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
4843402 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
49NEW149 Jon HopkinsEmerald Rush
50411310 N.E.R.D & Kendrick LamarDon't Don't Do It!
5144344 The FratellisStarcrossed Losers
5239105 SpoonPink Up
5342819 Billie Eilishbellyache
54472113SamsaruhGolden to Thrive
5555355 Liam Payne & Rita OraFor You (Fifty Shades Freed)
5645438 King TuffThe Other
5751351 ionnaleeHarvest (ft. TR/ST)
5846725 Kendrick Lamar & SZAAll the Stars
59NEW159 Jack WhiteOver and Over and Over
60501411 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
6148648 High TropicsYou Never Made It Easy
6257184 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominGhostface Killers (ft. Travis Scott)
6359459 Unknown Mortal OrchestraAmerican Guilt
6475364 GunnaCar Sick (ft. NAV & Metro Boomin)
6553169 PNAUGo Bang
6654265 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
68611127 Brian FallonForget Me Not
6962362 Beach HouseLemon Glow
70521911 The NationalI'll Still Destroy You
7173328 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
72561030 WongoParadise (ft. San Mei)
7367196 Cloud ControlSummer Rave
7558262 King KruleDum Surfer
76663417SlowdiveDon't Know Why
77601235 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardInner Cell
7869199 AminéSTFU
79711524 Tame ImpalaTaxi's Here
80NEW180 Django DjangoBeam Me Up
8163823 Everything EverythingNight Of The Long Knives
82NEW182 CHVRCHESMy Enemy (ft. Matt Berninger)
83651519 John MausTouchdown
84792514Grizzly BearMourning Sound
85702715 Cloud ControlTreetops
86783617 Jay-ZThe Story of O.J.
8777244 The NationalWalk It Back
8886283 Alt-JLast Year
89821156 BlankeBlue (ft. Samsaruh)
90812113 Franz FerdinandAlways Ascending
91741810 Rita OraAnywhere
93721238 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardCrumbling Castle
9499314 NAVMyself
95895113Kendrick LamarHUMBLE.
96801523 Carmouflage RoseLate Nights
9791389 Hot SnakesSix Wave Hold-Down
98902111SavageRealm & Le$LaflameFeeling Great
99851520 Marlon WilliamsNobody Gets What They Want Anymore (ft. Aldous Harding)
10084853 Ocean AlleyThe Comedown

831028 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardThe Great Chain of Being
871145 Milwaukee BanksLights Down (ft. Sophiegrophy)
88757 Baker BoyMarryuna (ft. Yirrmal)
92197 Wolf AlicePlanet Hunter
93953 King KruleBiscuit Town
941417 The NationalDark Side Of The Gym
95295 Jay-Z4:44
961149 Django DjangoIn Your Beat
972448 The KillersThe Man
981236 Sloan PetersonRats
1001915 Quay DashQueen Of This Shit
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 26/3/18
Edition No.437
Songs retire at 75 weeks

Five weeks now for Migos with "Stir Fry" despite strong competition for spots at the high end. Courtney Barnett remains at #2 with "Nameless, Faceless" but also manages a second top 5 entry with "Need a Little Time" at #5. In fact, with Superorganism in also, it's a very female-dominated top 5 and although I don't have the stats on it, probably one of the most ever.

So it does turn out that "In a Poem Unlimited" is very good but I'm still really getting used to it. The second entry for Meghan Remy a.k.a. U.S. Girls is "Incidental Boogie", which comes in at #16.

Five entries now for NAV because he happens to have a new single out. It's the production I really dig on "Freshman List" which comes in at #21.

Migos are another artist now with five entries, debuting at #25 with the addictive "Walk It Talk It". In keeping with the Canadian theme of the today's debuts so far, Drake appears with a killer verse on this track and this helps him to his 15th entry to date.

I had to check if Keith Thornton a.k.a. Kool Keith had snuck in for more than one previous entry before, because he seems to go by many different names! He featured on Yeah Yeah Yeahs' 2013 #78-peaker "Buried Alive" and now he is in for his first entry as main artist. "Area 54", also under the Dr. Octagon moniker, is so close to the right number coming in at #51.

I really ended up liking both "Faded" and "Working For It" so maybe now ZHU will have an opportunity at some more instant chart success. Only the latter of those charted here though, so "My Life" is his second entry coming in at #59. I've been known to enjoy Tame Impala on occasion too, and this is their 17th entry.

Approachable Members of Your Local Community is a band worth checking out and that's only after hearing this one a few times. "Semiotic Vision" reminds of many different Aussie bands and it comes in at #67 for their first entry to date.

I promise I'm not neglecting DZ Deathrays and their new record! However this year I'm approaching album tracks a bit differently which may make it harder for them to find a place on the chart so easily. "Like People" is the Queensland outfit's 16th entry so far coming in at #73.

11615MigosStir Fry
2252 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
3553 U.S. GirlsRosebud
4754 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
5825 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
6685 DrakeGod's Plan
731415JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
81138 Parquet CourtsAlmost Had to Start a Fight / In and Out of Patience
9472 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
1112411 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
1215512 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E
1316213 No AgeSend Me
1410153 N.E.R.D & Future1000
1520315 Ab-Soul, Anderson .Paak & James BlakeBloody Waters
16NEW116 U.S. GirlsIncidental Boogie
1726317 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
1819518 Franz FerdinandFinally
1913102 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
201497 Ball Park MusicExactly How You Are
21NEW121 NAVFreshman List
2280222 Django DjangoBeam Me Up
2329223 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
2422222 JPEGMAFIADoes This Ski Mask Make Me Look Fat? (ft. Heno.)
25NEW125 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
2623523 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
2744327 Little DragonSway Daisy
2838228 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
2928328 CHVRCHESGet Out
3017510 The Presets14U+14ME
31181411 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
32251710 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
3336433 Last DinosaursDominos
3421154 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
3532429 MGMTHand It Over
3624132 The Go! TeamMayday
37312716NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
3830192 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
3937637 N.E.R.D, Gucci Mane & WaleVoilà
4027114 RapsodyYou Should Know (ft. Busta Rhymes)
4143241 Parquet CourtsWide Awake
42331612 Everything EverythingDesire
4335726 yaejiraingurl
4451444 The FratellisStarcrossed Losers
4549245 Jon HopkinsEmerald Rush
4647346 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
47391513ProtomartyrHalf Sister
4834163 RapsodyPower (ft. Kendrick Lamar & Lance Skiiiwalker)
4942634 The Weeknd & Kendrick LamarPray For Me
51NEW151 Dr. OctagonArea 54
5255452 Liam Payne & Rita OraFor You (Fifty Shades Freed)
5346222 MGMTLittle Dark Age
5448412 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
55452113CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
5641925 Franz FerdinandFeel the Love Go
58501410 N.E.R.D & Kendrick LamarDon't Don't Do It!
59NEW159 ZHU & Tame ImpalaMy Life
6053919 Billie Eilishbellyache
6159259 Jack WhiteOver and Over and Over
6256538 King TuffThe Other
6369462 Beach HouseLemon Glow
64542213SamsaruhGolden to Thrive
6564464 GunnaCar Sick (ft. NAV & Metro Boomin)
6652115 SpoonPink Up
67NEW167 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
6962194 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominGhostface Killers (ft. Travis Scott)
7057451 ionnaleeHarvest (ft. TR/ST)
7171338 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
7266275 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
73NEW173 DZ DeathraysLike People
7458825 Kendrick Lamar & SZAAll the Stars
7563559 Unknown Mortal OrchestraAmerican Guilt
7682276 CHVRCHESMy Enemy (ft. Matt Berninger)
7761748 High TropicsYou Never Made It Easy
78681227 Brian FallonForget Me Not
79601511 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
8065179 PNAUGo Bang
81763517SlowdiveDon't Know Why
8273206 Cloud ControlSummer Rave
83702011 The NationalI'll Still Destroy You
84863717 Jay-ZThe Story of O.J.
8575272 King KruleDum Surfer
8678209 AminéSTFU
87842614Grizzly BearMourning Sound
88721130 WongoParadise (ft. San Mei)
8988293 Alt-JLast Year
90791624 Tame ImpalaTaxi's Here
9187254 The NationalWalk It Back
92771335 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardInner Cell
93831619 John MausTouchdown
94852815 Cloud ControlTreetops
9581923 Everything EverythingNight Of The Long Knives
97902213 Franz FerdinandAlways Ascending
98955213Kendrick LamarHUMBLE.
99891256 BlankeBlue (ft. Samsaruh)
100982211SavageRealm & Le$LaflameFeeling Great

911810 Rita OraAnywhere
931238 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardCrumbling Castle
94314 NAVMyself
961523 Carmouflage RoseLate Nights
97389 Hot SnakesSix Wave Hold-Down
991520 Marlon WilliamsNobody Gets What They Want Anymore (ft. Aldous Harding)
100853 Ocean AlleyThe Comedown
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 2/4/18
Edition No.438
Songs retire at 75 weeks

There didn't seem to be much stopping Migos again, who notch up six weeks with "Stir Fry". Courtney Barnett stalls at #2 for the third consecutive week, whilst Superorganism and Parquet Courts help push U.S. Girls down.

A bit slim on entries this week as there wasn't too much that jumped out at me. One song that managed to, however, was a song that has been doing the rounds for a number of weeks already. "Look Alive" by BlocBoy JB and Drake comes in at #14 after really growing on me this past week, with it being the former first entry and the latter's 16th.

I do enjoy the new Tiny Little Houses LP in case you didn't know, and a song that I've played more than I realised "Nowhere, SA" becomes their 6th entry coming in at #43.

And as for the "Black Panther" soundtrack, it was a real mixed bag at first but it is continuing to surprise me. Zacari (2nd entry after last year's "LOVE." with Kendrick Lamar) debuts alongside Babes Wodumo with "Redemption" at #53. It is the 5th entry from the soundtrack, and (although I'm not accounting for featured artists) the South African Wodumo is the second African artist to make the chart.

File this one somewhere between Battles and Animal Collective. The fascinating "Composite" by New York band Palm comes in at #88.

11716MigosStir Fry
2262 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
3463 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
4844 Parquet CourtsAlmost Had to Start a Fight / In and Out of Patience
5363 U.S. GirlsRosebud
62236 Django DjangoBeam Me Up
7535 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
8695 DrakeGod's Plan
91159 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
1071515JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
1115411 Ab-Soul, Anderson .Paak & James BlakeBloody Waters
13982 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
14NEW114 BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
1517415 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
1612612 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E
1721217 NAVFreshman List
1816216 U.S. GirlsIncidental Boogie
1913313 No AgeSend Me
2023320 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
2114163 N.E.R.D & Future1000
2225222 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
2326623 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
2418618 Franz FerdinandFinally
2527425 Little DragonSway Daisy
2624322 JPEGMAFIADoes This Ski Mask Make Me Look Fat? (ft. Heno.)
2719112 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
2820107 Ball Park MusicExactly How You Are
2929428 CHVRCHESGet Out
3028328 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
3133531 Last DinosaursDominos
32311511 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
3330610 The Presets14U+14ME
34321810 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
3551235 Dr. OctagonArea 54
3741337 Parquet CourtsWide Awake
3835529 MGMTHand It Over
39372816NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
4043826 yaejiraingurl
4134164 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
4236142 The Go! TeamMayday
43NEW143 Tiny Little HousesNowhere, SA
4444544 The FratellisStarcrossed Losers
4539737 N.E.R.D, Gucci Mane & WaleVoilà
4638202 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
4740124 RapsodyYou Should Know (ft. Busta Rhymes)
4859248 ZHU & Tame ImpalaMy Life
4945345 Jon HopkinsEmerald Rush
50421712 Everything EverythingDesire
5152551 Liam Payne & Rita OraFor You (Fifty Shades Freed)
52471613ProtomartyrHalf Sister
53NEW153 Zacari & Babes WodumoRedemption
5446446 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
5549734 The Weeknd & Kendrick LamarPray For Me
5753232 MGMTLittle Dark Age
5848173 RapsodyPower (ft. Kendrick Lamar & Lance Skiiiwalker)
5954422 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
60552213CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
6161359 Jack WhiteOver and Over and Over
62561025 Franz FerdinandFeel the Love Go
6367263 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
64581510 N.E.R.D & Kendrick LamarDon't Don't Do It!
6563562 Beach HouseLemon Glow
6673266 DZ DeathraysLike People
67601019 Billie Eilishbellyache
6865564 GunnaCar Sick (ft. NAV & Metro Boomin)
7062638 King TuffThe Other
7176371 CHVRCHESMy Enemy (ft. Matt Berninger)
72642313SamsaruhGolden to Thrive
7369204 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominGhostface Killers (ft. Travis Scott)
7466125 SpoonPink Up
7571348 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
7672285 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
77781327 Brian FallonForget Me Not
7874925 Kendrick Lamar & SZAAll the Stars
7982216 Cloud ControlSummer Rave
8075659 Unknown Mortal OrchestraAmerican Guilt
81791611 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
82843817 Jay-ZThe Story of O.J.
8377848 High TropicsYou Never Made It Easy
8489303 Alt-JLast Year
85881230 WongoParadise (ft. San Mei)
8686219 AminéSTFU
8780189 PNAUGo Bang
88NEW188 PalmComposite
89813617SlowdiveDon't Know Why
9085282 King KruleDum Surfer
91832111 The NationalI'll Still Destroy You
92931719 John MausTouchdown
9391264 The NationalWalk It Back
94872714Grizzly BearMourning Sound
95921435 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardInner Cell
9670551 ionnaleeHarvest (ft. TR/ST)
97RET324 NAVMyself
98942915 Cloud ControlTreetops
99985313Kendrick LamarHUMBLE.

901624 Tame ImpalaTaxi's Here
95923 Everything EverythingNight Of The Long Knives
972213 Franz FerdinandAlways Ascending
991256 BlankeBlue (ft. Samsaruh)
1002211SavageRealm & Le$LaflameFeeling Great
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 9/4/18
Edition No.439
Songs retire at 75 weeks

When I first heard "Stir Fry" by Migos, I was compelled to listen to it purely for the simple reason that I wanted to.

The first debut this week comes from a Victorian(!) band who are fantastically titled Cousin Tony's Brand New Firebird. "Transient" is their first ever entry and it debuts at #14.

So I have quite the relationship with Beach House's music, having belatedly fallen in love with "Myth" nearly six years ago and really enjoying their output ever since. Such is the way this fandom has transformed over time that this new debut already outpeaks the legendary "Myth". "Dark Spring" is the band's 12th entry and it comes in at #21.

Rae Sremmurd's latest single is credited in a rather puzzling manner, which is why I've chosen to ignore it completely. "Powerglide" is the duo's 3rd entry to date, and it's also Juicy J's 3rd, and the song comes in at #28.

Gengahr are still way behind Mew in the number of entries but this latest single has real potential. "Before Sunrise" is their 2nd to date coming in at #43.

I'm not sure if we all have different favourites from "My Dear Melancholy," but my choice seems to be somewhat controversial. "Hurt You" enters at #47 as The Weeknd's 6th entry, and although I quite like "Pursuit", this is only the first from French producer Gesaffelstein.

Brisbane rapper Carmouflage Rose finished at #205 in my 2017 EOY with "Late Nights" and now his second charting entry has arrived. Will he have more luck come EOY season though? "Wildflowers" enters at #50.

I can't call "Pink Lemonade" a total fluke but it is a surprising return! James Bay comes in for his 3rd entry to date at #57, after #20-peaker "Hold Back The River" and #87-peaker "Let It Go" from three years ago.

It's 2018 and I'm first learning of artists through profile pictures. Lucy Dacus comes in at #65 with "Addictions".

And lastly, I had downloaded this before I heard "Dark Spring", but still felt compelled to judge it on its own merit, so here we have the inferior Beach House debut of the week. "Dive" is now their 13th entry to date coming in at #75.

11817MigosStir Fry
2372 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
3643 Django DjangoBeam Me Up
4454 Parquet CourtsAlmost Had to Start a Fight / In and Out of Patience
5573 U.S. GirlsRosebud
68105 DrakeGod's Plan
7272 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
8745 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
9969 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
1014210 BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
1111511 Ab-Soul, Anderson .Paak & James BlakeBloody Waters
1215512 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
13101615JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
14NEW114 Cousin Tony's Brand New FirebirdTransient
1625516 Little DragonSway Daisy
1722317 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
1817317 NAVFreshman List
191392 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
2020420 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
21NEW121 Beach HouseDark Spring
2218316 U.S. GirlsIncidental Boogie
2316712 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E
2419413 No AgeSend Me
2521173 N.E.R.D & Future1000
2623723 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
2730427 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
28NEW128 Rae SremmurdPowerglide (ft. Juicy J)
2926422 JPEGMAFIADoes This Ski Mask Make Me Look Fat? (ft. Heno.)
3029528 CHVRCHESGet Out
3124718 Franz FerdinandFinally
3227122 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
3335333 Dr. OctagonArea 54
3428117 Ball Park MusicExactly How You Are
36321611 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
3737437 Parquet CourtsWide Awake
3831631 Last DinosaursDominos
39341910 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
4043240 Tiny Little HousesNowhere, SA
4133710 The Presets14U+14ME
42392916NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
43NEW143 GengahrBefore Sunrise
4448344 ZHU & Tame ImpalaMy Life
4540926 yaejiraingurl
4638629 MGMTHand It Over
47NEW147 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
4845837 N.E.R.D, Gucci Mane & WaleVoilà
4944644 The FratellisStarcrossed Losers
50NEW150 Carmouflage RoseWildflowers
5142152 The Go! TeamMayday
5246212 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
5353253 Zacari & Babes WodumoRedemption
5441174 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
5549445 Jon HopkinsEmerald Rush
5651651 Liam Payne & Rita OraFor You (Fifty Shades Freed)
57NEW157 James BayPink Lemonade
5863358 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
5947134 RapsodyYou Should Know (ft. Busta Rhymes)
6155834 The Weeknd & Kendrick LamarPray For Me
62501812 Everything EverythingDesire
6359432 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
6465662 Beach HouseLemon Glow
65NEW165 Lucy DacusAddictions
66521713ProtomartyrHalf Sister
67602313CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
6861459 Jack WhiteOver and Over and Over
6957242 MGMTLittle Dark Age
7054546 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
7188271 PalmComposite
72621125 Franz FerdinandFeel the Love Go
7358183 RapsodyPower (ft. Kendrick Lamar & Lance Skiiiwalker)
75NEW175 Beach HouseDive
7666366 DZ DeathraysLike People
7776295 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
7868664 GunnaCar Sick (ft. NAV & Metro Boomin)
79671119 Billie Eilishbellyache
8075358 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
81722413SamsaruhGolden to Thrive
8271471 CHVRCHESMy Enemy (ft. Matt Berninger)
83641610 N.E.R.D & Kendrick LamarDon't Don't Do It!
84823917 Jay-ZThe Story of O.J.
85771427 Brian FallonForget Me Not
8670738 King TuffThe Other
87893717SlowdiveDon't Know Why
8873214 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominGhostface Killers (ft. Travis Scott)
8979226 Cloud ControlSummer Rave
90942814Grizzly BearMourning Sound
9174135 SpoonPink Up
9283948 High TropicsYou Never Made It Easy
9384313 Alt-JLast Year
9490292 King KruleDum Surfer
95781025 Kendrick Lamar & SZAAll the Stars
9686229 AminéSTFU
97811711 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
9887199 PNAUGo Bang
9997334 NAVMyself
10080759 Unknown Mortal OrchestraAmerican Guilt

851230 WongoParadise (ft. San Mei)
912111 The NationalI'll Still Destroy You
921719 John MausTouchdown
93264 The NationalWalk It Back
951435 King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardInner Cell
96551 ionnaleeHarvest (ft. TR/ST)
982915 Cloud ControlTreetops
995313Kendrick LamarHUMBLE.
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 16/4/18
Edition No.440
Songs retire at 75 weeks

So we're nearly a quarter into the year and an actual 2018 song has finally made #1. That's right, Migos' reign of dominance is over with Django Django climb to #1 in spectacular fashion with "Beam Me Up". In doing so, they become the first ever artist to achieve #1s from three different albums ("Default" and "Found You" being their predecessors).

I've quite enjoyed Sarah Blasko's new material and perhaps I will find time to give the entire album a listen soon. "Never Let Me Go" comes in at #20, which is her sixth entry to date. It's also the second entry ever titled "Never Let Me Go", of course following Florence and the Machine's epic 2012 #3-peaker.

We've had some interesting returns from some of the bands that graced my chart in its very early days, and here's a band I have been really excited to hear from this year. Hertfordshire's finest Friendly Fires first debuted on the chart in November 2009 with #1 "Kiss of Life", and now, after nearly six years out of the top 100, they come in with their latest single "Love Like Waves" at #30. It is their 20th entry to date.

Drake has not wasted any time in 2018, quickly accumulating another three top 10 hits and he now has his 17th entry on the chart so far. "Nice For What" is proving to be nice for the number pattern emerging from my debuts this week, coming in at #40.

Melody Prochet is in the midst of a triumphant return in 2018 with a new album on the way. Following the #5-peaker "Shirim" a few years ago is "Breathe In, Breathe Out" at #74.

Up next is some instant irishbait with two artists who graced my EOY last year. Portland rapper Aminé and Arizona trio Injury Reserve achieve their third and second entries respectively with the quick "Campfire" at #81.

This one is quite interesting to me as it quite effectively brings back a bit of the more familiar Franz Ferdinand sound in with the new. At #93 is the band's 28th entry to date titled "Paper Cages".

13511Django DjangoBeam Me Up
21917MigosStir Fry
3282 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
41424 Cousin Tony's Brand New FirebirdTransient
5975 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
61036 BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
7583 U.S. GirlsRosebud
86115 DrakeGod's Plan
9464 Parquet CourtsAlmost Had to Start a Fight / In and Out of Patience
1017410 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
11782 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
1212612 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
1311611 Ab-Soul, Anderson .Paak & James BlakeBloody Waters
14855 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
1518415 NAVFreshman List
1616616 Little DragonSway Daisy
17131715JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
1821218 Beach HouseDark Spring
20NEW120 Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
2119102 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
2226822 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
2320520 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
2447224 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
2522416 U.S. GirlsIncidental Boogie
2628226 Rae SremmurdPowerglide (ft. Juicy J)
2727527 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
2823812 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E
2924513 No AgeSend Me
30NEW130 Friendly FiresLove Like Waves
3130628 CHVRCHESGet Out
3225183 N.E.R.D & Future1000
3333433 Dr. OctagonArea 54
3429522 JPEGMAFIADoes This Ski Mask Make Me Look Fat? (ft. Heno.)
3532132 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
3631818 Franz FerdinandFinally
3737537 Parquet CourtsWide Awake
39361711 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
40NEW140 DrakeNice For What
4134127 Ball Park MusicExactly How You Are
4238731 Last DinosaursDominos
4350243 Carmouflage RoseWildflowers
4444444 ZHU & Tame ImpalaMy Life
4543243 GengahrBefore Sunrise
46392010 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
4753347 Zacari & Babes WodumoRedemption
48423016NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
49451026 yaejiraingurl
5057250 James BayPink Lemonade
5140340 Tiny Little HousesNowhere, SA
5246729 MGMTHand It Over
5341810 The Presets14U+14ME
5448937 N.E.R.D, Gucci Mane & WaleVoilà
5549744 The FratellisStarcrossed Losers
5656751 Liam Payne & Rita OraFor You (Fifty Shades Freed)
5755545 Jon HopkinsEmerald Rush
5851162 The Go! TeamMayday
5958458 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
6152222 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
6254184 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
6371363 PalmComposite
6465264 Lucy DacusAddictions
6561934 The Weeknd & Kendrick LamarPray For Me
6659144 RapsodyYou Should Know (ft. Busta Rhymes)
6763442 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
6875268 Beach HouseDive
7064762 Beach HouseLemon Glow
71621912 Everything EverythingDesire
72672413CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
7380368 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
74NEW174 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
75661813ProtomartyrHalf Sister
76791219 Billie Eilishbellyache
7769252 MGMTLittle Dark Age
7868559 Jack WhiteOver and Over and Over
7970646 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
8077305 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
81NEW181 AminéCampfire (ft. Injury Reserve)
8278764 GunnaCar Sick (ft. NAV & Metro Boomin)
83812513SamsaruhGolden to Thrive
8473193 RapsodyPower (ft. Kendrick Lamar & Lance Skiiiwalker)
85844017 Jay-ZThe Story of O.J.
8676466 DZ DeathraysLike People
8782571 CHVRCHESMy Enemy (ft. Matt Berninger)
8893323 Alt-JLast Year
89831710 N.E.R.D & Kendrick LamarDon't Don't Do It!
90721225 Franz FerdinandFeel the Love Go
91873817SlowdiveDon't Know Why
9296239 AminéSTFU
93NEW193 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
94851527 Brian FallonForget Me Not
95902914Grizzly BearMourning Sound
9694302 King KruleDum Surfer
9789236 Cloud ControlSummer Rave
9886838 King TuffThe Other
99971811 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
10088224 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominGhostface Killers (ft. Travis Scott)

91135 SpoonPink Up
92948 High TropicsYou Never Made It Easy
951025 Kendrick Lamar & SZAAll the Stars
98199 PNAUGo Bang
99334 NAVMyself
100759 Unknown Mortal OrchestraAmerican Guilt
Didn't notice how well Everybody Wants To Be Famous was doing until jinx pointed it out a few weeks ago! I love that it got to #1 for me, #2 for you and #3 for jinx Look Alive, Rosebud Need A Little Time, Get Out, Phantom, Nice For What, 14U+14ME, Lemon, Pray For Me, XO TOUR Llif3, bellyache, Golden To Thrive and Don't Don't Do It! all charting is cool. Good to see respectable runs for All The Stars and Go Bang also.
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 23/4/18
Edition No.441
Songs retire at 75 weeks

In familiar fashion, my chart has a bit of a rejig this week and it's BlocBoy JB who ends up on top with his Drake collaboration "Look Alive". It's not bad for his first attempt, and it's Drake's second #1 to date after "Hotline Bling" spent one week on top in 2015. Some moves for Migos, The Voidz and even Sarah Blasko will make the next few weeks very competitive indeed.

As the years have proven, I am always up for something a bit different, and that's really what we have here. With the darkest vocal delivery on a trap banger you'll hear this year, it comes from an Indonesian rapper who, before a couple of name changes, originally got his start on the internet making comedy sketches. Rich Brian comes in at #12 with the prophetic "watch out!".

Swedish songstress Lykke Li dropped one of 2011's more surprising #1s with "Get Some" but sadly has not come close to those heights since then. "deep end" is her 4th entry to date and it comes in at #23.

It's proving to be quite the year for Migos, and before diving into their album finally this week, I came across this solid album cut. "Gang Gang" is their 6th entry coming in at #34.

It has been a sombre week for EDM, simple as that. It's a surprising first entry for Norwegian producer Kygo, with vocals provided by Miguel who now climbs to three entries after 2015 A$AP Rocky hit "Everyday" and his own track in last year's "Sky Walker". At #76 is "Remind Me to Forget".

Reminder how good "In A Poem Unlimited" is; and here is the third entry for U.S. Girls with the soothing "Poem" at #89.

16411BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
221017MigosStir Fry
31611Django DjangoBeam Me Up
41054 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
5585 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
6392 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
7434 Cousin Tony's Brand New FirebirdTransient
8793 U.S. GirlsRosebud
98125 DrakeGod's Plan
1027610 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
111465 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
12NEW112 Rich Brianwatch out!
1312712 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
1420214 Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
15974 Parquet CourtsAlmost Had to Start a Fight / In and Out of Patience
161192 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
1740217 DrakeNice For What
1818318 Beach HouseDark Spring
1916716 Little DragonSway Daisy
2022920 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
2115515 NAVFreshman List
2213711 Ab-Soul, Anderson .Paak & James BlakeBloody Waters
23NEW123 Lykke Lideep end
24171815JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
2526325 Rae SremmurdPowerglide (ft. Juicy J)
2724324 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
2821112 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
2923620 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
3030230 Friendly FiresLove Like Waves
3128912 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E
3225516 U.S. GirlsIncidental Boogie
3333533 Dr. OctagonArea 54
34NEW134 MigosGang Gang
3529613 No AgeSend Me
3632193 N.E.R.D & Future1000
3850338 James BayPink Lemonade
3931728 CHVRCHESGet Out
4047440 Zacari & Babes WodumoRedemption
4143341 Carmouflage RoseWildflowers
42391811 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
4337637 Parquet CourtsWide Awake
4434622 JPEGMAFIADoes This Ski Mask Make Me Look Fat? (ft. Heno.)
4536918 Franz FerdinandFinally
4635142 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
47483116NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
4842831 Last DinosaursDominos
4944544 ZHU & Tame ImpalaMy Life
5041137 Ball Park MusicExactly How You Are
51462110 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
5245343 GengahrBefore Sunrise
53491126 yaejiraingurl
5463454 PalmComposite
55541037 N.E.R.D, Gucci Mane & WaleVoilà
5679746 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
5752829 MGMTHand It Over
5855844 The FratellisStarcrossed Losers
5956851 Liam Payne & Rita OraFor You (Fifty Shades Freed)
6057645 Jon HopkinsEmerald Rush
6193261 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
6258172 The Go! TeamMayday
6359558 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
6464364 Lucy DacusAddictions
6551440 Tiny Little HousesNowhere, SA
6668366 Beach HouseDive
6853910 The Presets14U+14ME
70651034 The Weeknd & Kendrick LamarPray For Me
7167452 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
7274272 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
7361232 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
7473378 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
7566154 RapsodyYou Should Know (ft. Busta Rhymes)
76NEW176 Kygo & MiguelRemind Me to Forget
7777262 MGMTLittle Dark Age
7862194 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
7980315 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
8070862 Beach HouseLemon Glow
81712012 Everything EverythingDesire
82722513CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
83761319 Billie Eilishbellyache
84751913ProtomartyrHalf Sister
8588333 Alt-JLast Year
8681281 AminéCampfire (ft. Injury Reserve)
8782864 GunnaCar Sick (ft. NAV & Metro Boomin)
88832613SamsaruhGolden to Thrive
89NEW189 U.S. GirlsPoem
90854117 Jay-ZThe Story of O.J.
9186566 DZ DeathraysLike People
92891810 N.E.R.D & Kendrick LamarDon't Don't Do It!
9387671 CHVRCHESMy Enemy (ft. Matt Berninger)
9484203 RapsodyPower (ft. Kendrick Lamar & Lance Skiiiwalker)
95991911 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
96913917SlowdiveDon't Know Why
9778659 Jack WhiteOver and Over and Over
98953014Grizzly BearMourning Sound
9998938 King TuffThe Other
10096312 King KruleDum Surfer

901225 Franz FerdinandFeel the Love Go
92239 AminéSTFU
941527 Brian FallonForget Me Not
97236 Cloud ControlSummer Rave
100224 21 Savage, Offset & Metro BoominGhostface Killers (ft. Travis Scott)
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 30/4/18
Edition No.442
Songs retire at 75 weeks

It's two weeks at the top for "Look Alive", and to mark the occasion it's an all-Drake top two.

First debut this week comes from an artist that continues to surprise me with their insanely memorable tunes. Superorganism at #5 for their third entry "Night Time".

Fresh from his latest EP, a 7th entry overall for The Weeknd with "Privilege" at #13.

This is an infectiously catchy rap tune and Rich The Kid has his first entry on the chart as a result. "Plug Walk" at #39.

The record should reflect that my relationship with these two artists has been rocky at times, but this latest single certainly has my attention. Calvin Harris remarkably now has 11 entries on the chart, and this is Dua Lipa's third, with "One Kiss" coming in at #48.

Another artist coming in for their 11th entry in this edition is Courtney Barnett. With plenty of new album hype, she continues her momentum with "City Looks Pretty" at #56.

So I'm clearly not done scouring the ARIA chart for things to chart it seems. This is the third entry to date for J. Cole, who previously debuted on Jay-Z's "A Star Is Born" in 2010 and later in the first chart of last year with "Deja Vu". "ATM" comes in at #64.

Now for a song that annoyingly has exactly the right song title. I have heard this new track from The Vaccines several times on the radio and it has finally beaten me down, with "I Can't Quit" becoming the band's sixth entry at #67. Hopefully it's a sign of things to come, with my interest in them being rather limited in recent years.

An artist that has very quickly accumulated seven entries on the chart now. Yep, it's Migos again, this time with "Top Down on da NAWF" at #72.

I charted Nicki Minaj's "Anaconda" at #99 for one week back in 2014 and I'm pretty sure it helped crash the internet (citation needed). Last year she featured on Katy Perry's "Swish Swish" which finished scarily high in my EOY (#189), and now she has a solo entry again! "Barbie Tingz" is more of the same Nicki we know, and it comes in at #94.

11512BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
2462 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
31433 Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
421117MigosStir Fry
5NEW15 SuperorganismNight Time
61226 Rich Brianwatch out!
72327 Lykke Lideep end
83711Django DjangoBeam Me Up
91079 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
10595 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
116102 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
128103 U.S. GirlsRosebud
13NEW113 The WeekndPrivilege
149135 DrakeGod's Plan
15744 Cousin Tony's Brand New FirebirdTransient
161175 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
17201017 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
1813812 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
1917317 DrakeNice For What
2027420 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
2116102 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
221584 Parquet CourtsAlmost Had to Start a Fight / In and Out of Patience
2318418 Beach HouseDark Spring
2421615 NAVFreshman List
2538425 James BayPink Lemonade
2619816 Little DragonSway Daisy
2730327 Friendly FiresLove Like Waves
2822811 Ab-Soul, Anderson .Paak & James BlakeBloody Waters
2934229 MigosGang Gang
30241915JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
3229720 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
3325425 Rae SremmurdPowerglide (ft. Juicy J)
3440534 Zacari & Babes WodumoRedemption
3556835 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
3635713 No AgeSend Me
3728122 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
38311012 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E
39NEW139 Rich The KidPlug Walk
4033633 Dr. OctagonArea 54
4136203 N.E.R.D & Future1000
4241441 Carmouflage RoseWildflowers
4361343 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
4432616 U.S. GirlsIncidental Boogie
4639828 CHVRCHESGet Out
47421911 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
48NEW148 Calvin Harris & Dua LipaOne Kiss
4954549 PalmComposite
5043737 Parquet CourtsWide Awake
5144722 JPEGMAFIADoes This Ski Mask Make Me Look Fat? (ft. Heno.)
52473216NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
5346152 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
54451018 Franz FerdinandFinally
5548931 Last DinosaursDominos
56NEW156 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
5752443 GengahrBefore Sunrise
58512210 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
5949644 ZHU & Tame ImpalaMy Life
6064460 Lucy DacusAddictions
6150147 Ball Park MusicExactly How You Are
6257929 MGMTHand It Over
63531226 yaejiraingurl
64NEW164 J. ColeATM
65551137 N.E.R.D, Gucci Mane & WaleVoilà
67NEW167 The VaccinesI Can't Quit
6859951 Liam Payne & Rita OraFor You (Fifty Shades Freed)
6965540 Tiny Little HousesNowhere, SA
7072370 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
7160745 Jon HopkinsEmerald Rush
72NEW172 MigosTop Down on da NAWF
7358944 The FratellisStarcrossed Losers
74701134 The Weeknd & Kendrick LamarPray For Me
7571462 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
7666466 Beach HouseDive
7774388 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
7962182 The Go! TeamMayday
8078204 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
8173242 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
8263658 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
8376276 Kygo & MiguelRemind Me to Forget
84681010 The Presets14U+14ME
8577272 MGMTLittle Dark Age
86831419 Billie Eilishbellyache
87822613CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
8875164 RapsodyYou Should Know (ft. Busta Rhymes)
8980962 Beach HouseLemon Glow
9086381 AminéCampfire (ft. Injury Reserve)
91842013ProtomartyrHalf Sister
9279325 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
9389289 U.S. GirlsPoem
94NEW194 Nicki MinajBarbie Tingz
95812112 Everything EverythingDesire
9685343 Alt-JLast Year
97952011 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
98964017SlowdiveDon't Know Why
99100322 King KruleDum Surfer
100882713SamsaruhGolden to Thrive

87864 GunnaCar Sick (ft. NAV & Metro Boomin)
904117 Jay-ZThe Story of O.J.
91566 DZ DeathraysLike People
921810 N.E.R.D & Kendrick LamarDon't Don't Do It!
93671 CHVRCHESMy Enemy (ft. Matt Berninger)
94203 RapsodyPower (ft. Kendrick Lamar & Lance Skiiiwalker)
97659 Jack WhiteOver and Over and Over
983014Grizzly BearMourning Sound
99938 King TuffThe Other
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 7/5/18
Edition No.443
Songs retire at 75 weeks

This year my #1s have been either entirely male and foreign, or female and Australian, and the trend continues with one of this country's finest songwriters Sarah Blasko achieving her first #1 with "Never Let Me Go".

In a couple of months I'll be seeing Franz Ferdinand and MGMT live, which will be one night full of nostalgia trips. However they have put forward a number of worthy new tracks too, and the latter are in at #40 with "TSLAMP" short for Time Spent Looking At My Phone. It's MGMT's 20th entry on the chart to date.

Five entries now across the detch for Unknown Mortal Orchestra, with the dance-friendly "Everyone Acts Crazy Nowadays" at #47.

The state of Georgia has had a decent year on the chart (**coughs** NAWF). Liza Anne is new on the chart with a cut from her third studio album, the lovely "Panic Attack" at #49.

I've not read any mention of A.D.D. baby here but wowee that was what I first thought of. Samsaruh has her third entry with "Gunpowder" at #55.

I was a bit surprised that Father John Misty wasn't the most prolific charter to debut this week, but Tillman now has his 18th. "Just Dumb Enough To Try" comes in at #77.

After 18 entries with Grizzly Bear, co-lead vocalist Daniel Rossen has released some solo material over the years. "Deerslayer" is his new single and it showcases many of the reasons why I love the band. It enters at #87.

Another Daniel debuting this week and sadly it's not Daniel09. Eight years ago Daniel Lee Kendall first made his mark on the chart with #2-peaker "Lost In The Moment". The singer-songwriter's fifth entry "No Longer Time To Pretend" comes in at #90.

13411Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
21612BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
3523 SuperorganismNight Time
4272 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
5735 Lykke Lideep end
641217MigosStir Fry
7636 Rich Brianwatch out!
81328 The WeekndPrivilege
9989 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
108811Django DjangoBeam Me Up
1110105 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
1211112 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
13171113 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
1412113 U.S. GirlsRosebud
1514145 DrakeGod's Plan
161685 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
1720517 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
1818912 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
191554 Cousin Tony's Brand New FirebirdTransient
2025520 James BayPink Lemonade
2119417 DrakeNice For What
2235922 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
2321112 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
2427424 Friendly FiresLove Like Waves
2524715 NAVFreshman List
2639226 Rich The KidPlug Walk
2743427 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
282294 Parquet CourtsAlmost Had to Start a Fight / In and Out of Patience
2964229 J. ColeATM
3029329 MigosGang Gang
3123518 Beach HouseDark Spring
3226916 Little DragonSway Daisy
3372233 MigosTop Down on da NAWF
34302015JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
3548235 Calvin Harris & Dua LipaOne Kiss
3628911 Ab-Soul, Anderson .Paak & James BlakeBloody Waters
3832820 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
3934634 Zacari & Babes WodumoRedemption
4133525 Rae SremmurdPowerglide (ft. Juicy J)
4240733 Dr. OctagonArea 54
4336813 No AgeSend Me
4437132 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
45381112 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E
4641213 N.E.R.D & Future1000
47NEW147 Unknown Mortal OrchestraEveryone Acts Crazy Nowadays
49NEW149 Liza AnnePanic Attack
5056250 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
5142541 Carmouflage RoseWildflowers
5249649 PalmComposite
5346928 CHVRCHESGet Out
54472011 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
55NEW155 SamsaruhGunpowder
5650837 Parquet CourtsWide Awake
5744716 U.S. GirlsIncidental Boogie
58523316NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
5953162 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
6067260 The VaccinesI Can't Quit
6157543 GengahrBefore Sunrise
6260560 Lucy DacusAddictions
63551031 Last DinosaursDominos
6451822 JPEGMAFIADoes This Ski Mask Make Me Look Fat? (ft. Heno.)
6570465 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
66631326 yaejiraingurl
67541118 Franz FerdinandFinally
68731044 The FratellisStarcrossed Losers
69582310 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
7077398 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
7161157 Ball Park MusicExactly How You Are
7359744 ZHU & Tame ImpalaMy Life
74681051 Liam Payne & Rita OraFor You (Fifty Shades Freed)
75651237 N.E.R.D, Gucci Mane & WaleVoilà
76621029 MGMTHand It Over
77NEW177 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
78741234 The Weeknd & Kendrick LamarPray For Me
7975472 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
8082758 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
8276566 Beach HouseDive
8369640 Tiny Little HousesNowhere, SA
8479192 The Go! TeamMayday
8581252 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
8685282 MGMTLittle Dark Age
87NEW187 Daniel RossenDeerslayer
8871845 Jon HopkinsEmerald Rush
8980214 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
90NEW190 Daniel Lee KendallNo Longer Time To Pretend
9194291 Nicki MinajBarbie Tingz
92872713CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
9383376 Kygo & MiguelRemind Me to Forget
9496353 Alt-JLast Year
95972111 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
96861519 Billie Eilishbellyache
97841110 The Presets14U+14ME
98984117SlowdiveDon't Know Why
9992335 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
10088174 RapsodyYou Should Know (ft. Busta Rhymes)

89962 Beach HouseLemon Glow
90381 AminéCampfire (ft. Injury Reserve)
912013ProtomartyrHalf Sister
93289 U.S. GirlsPoem
952112 Everything EverythingDesire
99322 King KruleDum Surfer
1002713SamsaruhGolden to Thrive
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 14/5/18
Edition No.444
Songs retire at 75 weeks

A pretty competitive week but few changes are made at the top - Sarah Blasko still #1 with "Never Let Me Go" and Migos & BlocBoy JB switch places inside the top 5.

Sydney's The Lulu Raes are a band I've hadn't properly tried before and I was pleasantly surprised with a track from their debut album. "Things Change" is very dreamy and almost a bit too easily influenced, but nonetheless it debuts at #10.

The second entry for the week is a song that has been fairly popular out of nowhere. It's also the sixth song to be named after a year, following Neon Trees' "1983", Washington's "1997", Sunflower Bean's "2013", Run The Jewels' "2100" and Childish Gambino's "3005". King Princess debuts at #20 with "1950".

It is rare to have the top three entries all by newly charting artists, and here is a band I saw live a couple of weeks back. Aussie band CLEWS come in at #35 with "Museum".

High Tropics are of course from Queensland, and after their Strokesy "You Never Made It Easy" peaked at #48, they've outdone themselves for their second charter. At #40 is their latest single "Wait For You".

The track listing for the upcoming Azealia Banks album looks very interesting, with production from the likes of Kaytranada and Paul Oakenfold and features from Busta Rhymes and Luciana of all people. Her single "Anna Wintour" comes in at #52, her third entry to date.

It is very hard to pin down Poliça outside of the fact they make very diverse and entertaining music, and their latest efforts are no exception. They've released a new album with an orchestral collective from Berlin by the name of "s t a r g a z e" and this cut from it is quite fun. "Marrow" comes in at #73, Poliça's sixth entry to date.

Next up is Dirty Projectors who have come close to charting before but the closest has been through former contributor Amber Coffman who managed to do so through Major Lazer's "Get Free". Apt of course that they come in at #85 with "Break-Thru".

And of course a song that has gained plenty of deserved attention, Childish Gambino for his sixth entry with "This Is America" at #89.

11512Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
2482 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
3333 SuperorganismNight Time
42712BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
5545 Lykke Lideep end
661317MigosStir Fry
7746 Rich Brianwatch out!
8998 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
9838 The WeekndPrivilege
10NEW110 The Lulu RaesThings Change
11131211 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
1210911Django DjangoBeam Me Up
1317613 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
1411115 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
15221015 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
1626316 Rich The KidPlug Walk
1712122 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
181695 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
1915155 DrakeGod's Plan
20NEW120 King Princess1950
2114123 U.S. GirlsRosebud
2220620 James BayPink Lemonade
2329323 J. ColeATM
24181012 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
2521517 DrakeNice For What
2633326 MigosTop Down on da NAWF
271964 Cousin Tony's Brand New FirebirdTransient
2827527 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
2930429 MigosGang Gang
3023122 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
3135331 Calvin Harris & Dua LipaOne Kiss
3324524 Friendly FiresLove Like Waves
3425815 NAVFreshman List
35NEW135 CLEWSMuseum
3628104 Parquet CourtsAlmost Had to Start a Fight / In and Out of Patience
37321016 Little DragonSway Daisy
38342115JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
3931618 Beach HouseDark Spring
40NEW140 High TropicsWait For You
4238920 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
43361011 Ab-Soul, Anderson .Paak & James BlakeBloody Waters
4447244 Unknown Mortal OrchestraEveryone Acts Crazy Nowadays
4539734 Zacari & Babes WodumoRedemption
4649246 Liza AnnePanic Attack
4742833 Dr. OctagonArea 54
4843913 No AgeSend Me
49451212 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E
5041625 Rae SremmurdPowerglide (ft. Juicy J)
5146223 N.E.R.D & Future1000
52NEW152 Azealia BanksAnna Wintour
5344142 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
5461643 GengahrBefore Sunrise
5560355 The VaccinesI Can't Quit
5752749 PalmComposite
5850350 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
5955255 SamsaruhGunpowder
60531028 CHVRCHESGet Out
6151641 Carmouflage RoseWildflowers
62583416NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
6377263 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
6462660 Lucy DacusAddictions
65542111 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
6659172 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
6764922 JPEGMAFIADoes This Ski Mask Make Me Look Fat? (ft. Heno.)
6857816 U.S. GirlsIncidental Boogie
69631131 Last DinosaursDominos
7065565 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
71681144 The FratellisStarcrossed Losers
7256937 Parquet CourtsWide Awake
73NEW173 Poliça & s t a r g a z eMarrow
75692410 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
76661426 yaejiraingurl
7787277 Daniel RossenDeerslayer
7870408 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
79751337 N.E.R.D, Gucci Mane & WaleVoilà
80741151 Liam Payne & Rita OraFor You (Fifty Shades Freed)
81671218 Franz FerdinandFinally
82761129 MGMTHand It Over
8371167 Ball Park MusicExactly How You Are
8480858 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
85NEW185 Dirty ProjectorsBreak-Thru
8673844 ZHU & Tame ImpalaMy Life
8879482 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
89NEW189 Childish GambinoThis Is America
9086292 MGMTLittle Dark Age
91781334 The Weeknd & Kendrick LamarPray For Me
92984217SlowdiveDon't Know Why
9383740 Tiny Little HousesNowhere, SA
9491391 Nicki MinajBarbie Tingz
9582666 Beach HouseDive
9685262 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
9789224 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
98922813CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
9999345 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
10084202 The Go! TeamMayday

88845 Jon HopkinsEmerald Rush
90190 Daniel Lee KendallNo Longer Time To Pretend
93376 Kygo & MiguelRemind Me to Forget
94353 Alt-JLast Year
952111 MiguelSky Walker (ft. Travis Scott)
961519 Billie Eilishbellyache
971110 The Presets14U+14ME
100174 RapsodyYou Should Know (ft. Busta Rhymes)
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 21/5/18
Edition No.445
Songs retire at 75 weeks

A big week for moody electronica with The Weeknd and James Blake moving into the top 10 but again it's an even better one for Aussie music; The Lulu Raes rocket to #4 with "Things Change" and my favourite song of the week remains "Never Let Me Go".

I picked up on this song and my immediate thoughts really are that it's the best Haim song I've ever heard. Other than that, it's somewhat of a homage to the late great Michael Jackson, and it's an insanely catchy piece of pop. Now, Now debut at #14 with "MJ".

Tahj Chandler a.k.a. Saba may not yet be in my top 3 rappers from Chicago, but the fact that he came up as a recommended artist on lastie earlier this week after I had already downloaded this song counts for something. "LIFE" does mean something to a chart nerd that had not previously charted "LIFE", and it comes in at #24.

Having only just realised this was a cover, I've gone back to listen to the original by Saul Williams and it is excellent. Although the two recordings sound vastly different, The Kills do this justice, in the process of following up their amazing 2016 "Ash & Ice" LP. They have nine entries now as a result of "List of Demands (Reparations)" debuting at #35.

It is now Jay Rock's most prolific year on my chart, not that there was much competition. And of course an uncredited Kendrick Lamar provides some vocals in the background, not that I wasn't sold already. "WIN"... win win win wins itself a spot at #43, Jay Rock's 3rd entry to date.

I have some moderately phascinating history to provide here. Sydney's Phantastic Ferniture had decent success in early 2016 with #8-peaker "Gap Year", and later that year lead singer Julia Jacklin briefly featured with #69-peaker "Leadlight". They have indeed had a gap year of charting though with the band's second entry at #47 titled "Fuckin 'n' Rollin".

I shall be seeing this band at the end of the week and having not known much about them a few weeks ago I quite like their new single. IV League come in at #64 with "Superstar".

Much has been made of the crazy few years that Queensland band WAAX have had. They broke (rather violently) onto the chart a few years back with #6-peaker "I For An Eye", and each of their previous 5 entries have all peaked within the top 30. They really have an uphill battle with "Labrador" entering in at #69, I mean, why would I want to ruin that?

I have been very patient waiting for this and the return of the 2015 EOY-topping FIDLAR is here. They come in with the very dark and energetic "Alcohol" which enters at #74, their seventh entry to date.

A return I was, relatively speaking, less passionate about than the last two artists, but I can't be too picky. Aaron Maine a.k.a. Porches is back with his third entry "Goodbye" at #79.

11613Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
2292 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
3343 SuperorganismNight Time
41024 The Lulu RaesThings Change
5555 Lykke Lideep end
64812BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
761417MigosStir Fry
81378 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
915119 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
10948 The WeekndPrivilege
11756 Rich Brianwatch out!
128108 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
1340213 High TropicsWait For You
14NEW114 Now, NowMJ
15111311 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
16121011Django DjangoBeam Me Up
1714125 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
1816416 Rich The KidPlug Walk
1917132 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
2022720 James BayPink Lemonade
2123421 J. ColeATM
2218105 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
2319165 DrakeGod's Plan
24NEW124 SabaLIFE
2528625 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
2639718 Beach HouseDark Spring
2820220 King Princess1950
2921133 U.S. GirlsRosebud
3031430 Calvin Harris & Dua LipaOne Kiss
3135231 CLEWSMuseum
32241112 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
3325617 DrakeNice For What
3444334 Unknown Mortal OrchestraEveryone Acts Crazy Nowadays
35NEW135 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
3626426 MigosTop Down on da NAWF
3729529 MigosGang Gang
3830132 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
3957839 PalmComposite
402774 Cousin Tony's Brand New FirebirdTransient
4134915 NAVFreshman List
42382215JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
43NEW143 Jay RockWIN
4533624 Friendly FiresLove Like Waves
46421020 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
47NEW147 Phantastic FernitureFuckin 'n' Rollin
4836114 Parquet CourtsAlmost Had to Start a Fight / In and Out of Patience
49431111 Ab-Soul, Anderson .Paak & James BlakeBloody Waters
5045834 Zacari & Babes WodumoRedemption
5152251 Azealia BanksAnna Wintour
52371116 Little DragonSway Daisy
53491312 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E
5446346 Liza AnnePanic Attack
55481013 No AgeSend Me
5655455 The VaccinesI Can't Quit
5758450 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
5851233 N.E.R.D & Future1000
5947933 Dr. OctagonArea 54
6063360 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
6153152 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
6254743 GengahrBefore Sunrise
64NEW164 IV LeagueSuperstar
6550725 Rae SremmurdPowerglide (ft. Juicy J)
66601128 CHVRCHESGet Out
67623516NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
6889268 Childish GambinoThis Is America
69NEW169 WAAXLabrador
7061741 Carmouflage RoseWildflowers
7164760 Lucy DacusAddictions
7295766 Beach HouseDive
7366182 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
74NEW174 FIDLARAlcohol
7559355 SamsaruhGunpowder
76691231 Last DinosaursDominos
77652211 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
79NEW179 PorchesGoodbye
8085280 Dirty ProjectorsBreak-Thru
81671022 JPEGMAFIADoes This Ski Mask Make Me Look Fat? (ft. Heno.)
8273273 Poliça & s t a r g a z eMarrow
8370665 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
8478418 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
85752510 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
8668916 U.S. GirlsIncidental Boogie
87801251 Liam Payne & Rita OraFor You (Fifty Shades Freed)
88711244 The FratellisStarcrossed Losers
89721037 Parquet CourtsWide Awake
9077377 Daniel RossenDeerslayer
9183177 Ball Park MusicExactly How You Are
92761526 yaejiraingurl
93821229 MGMTHand It Over
9488492 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
95791437 N.E.R.D, Gucci Mane & WaleVoilà
9684958 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
98811318 Franz FerdinandFinally
99924317SlowdiveDon't Know Why
100982913CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)

86844 ZHU & Tame ImpalaMy Life
90292 MGMTLittle Dark Age
911334 The Weeknd & Kendrick LamarPray For Me
93740 Tiny Little HousesNowhere, SA
94391 Nicki MinajBarbie Tingz
96262 N.E.R.D & RihannaLemon
97224 TuskyYou Will Not Regret This (Please Hold Still)
99345 Injury ReserveSee You Sweat
100202 The Go! TeamMayday
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 28/5/18
Edition No.446
Songs retire at 75 weeks

It's an all-Aussie top 3 which can't be said often! Sarah Blasko makes it 4 weeks at #1 with "Never Let Me Go" ahead of rises for High Tropics and The Lulu Raes, while The Weeknd makes his first ever top 5 appearance with "Hurt You" moving up three places to #5.

First on the agenda this week is a supergroup fronted byThe Drones lead singer Gareth Liddiard that go by the name of Tropical Fuck Storm. "You Let My Tyres Down" comes in at #46.

As one does, I've seen Jeff Rosenstock's name in many different places but particularly so following his recent album release. I was pleased that I quite enjoy "All This Useless Energy" which enters at #56.

Another first timer this week by a familiar name. It's quite sad that "Audacity of Huge" just missed out on making my 2009 EOY, and I would that I find it hard to leave out if I redid the list now. Simian Mobile Disco are in the chart with the lengthy "Hey Sister" coming at #73.

I still don't know what to say about this album, the Arctics have really bowled us a googly outside off stump here. "She Looks Like Fun" happens to be the band's 17th entry, it's in at #80, make of it what you will.

And everyone's favourite Russian dream pop outfit Pinkshinyultrablast have their second ever entry. "Dance AM" is in at #93.

11714Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
21332 High TropicsWait For You
3433 The Lulu RaesThings Change
42102 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
5885 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
6353 SuperorganismNight Time
76912BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
89128 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
971517MigosStir Fry
10565 Lykke Lideep end
1112118 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
1214212 Now, NowMJ
131166 Rich Brianwatch out!
141058 The WeekndPrivilege
1521515 J. ColeATM
1620816 James BayPink Lemonade
1718516 Rich The KidPlug Walk
18161111Django DjangoBeam Me Up
1917135 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
2025720 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
2124221 SabaLIFE
2222115 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
23151411 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
2419142 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
2623175 DrakeGod's Plan
2728320 King Princess1950
2835228 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
2943229 Jay RockWIN
3026818 Beach HouseDark Spring
3131331 CLEWSMuseum
3230530 Calvin Harris & Dua LipaOne Kiss
3347233 Phantastic FernitureFuckin 'n' Rollin
3429143 U.S. GirlsRosebud
3534434 Unknown Mortal OrchestraEveryone Acts Crazy Nowadays
3633717 DrakeNice For What
3736526 MigosTop Down on da NAWF
3864238 IV LeagueSuperstar
39321212 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
4037629 MigosGang Gang
4157541 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
4239939 PalmComposite
43411015 NAVFreshman List
4468344 Childish GambinoThis Is America
4538142 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
46NEW146 Tropical Fuck StormYou Let My Tyres Down
47551113 No AgeSend Me
484084 Cousin Tony's Brand New FirebirdTransient
4962843 GengahrBefore Sunrise
50422315JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
51461120 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
5351351 Azealia BanksAnna Wintour
5474254 FIDLARAlcohol
5545724 Friendly FiresLove Like Waves
56NEW156 Jeff RosenstockAll This Useless Energy
5756555 The VaccinesI Can't Quit
5850934 Zacari & Babes WodumoRedemption
59531412 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E
6069260 WAAXLabrador
61491211 Ab-Soul, Anderson .Paak & James BlakeBloody Waters
6260460 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
6354446 Liza AnnePanic Attack
6448124 Parquet CourtsAlmost Had to Start a Fight / In and Out of Patience
6561162 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
66521216 Little DragonSway Daisy
6779267 PorchesGoodbye
68591033 Dr. OctagonArea 54
69661228 CHVRCHESGet Out
7058243 N.E.R.D & Future1000
7180371 Dirty ProjectorsBreak-Thru
72673616NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
73NEW173 Simian Mobile DiscoHey Sister
7672866 Beach HouseDive
7765825 Rae SremmurdPowerglide (ft. Juicy J)
7890477 Daniel RossenDeerslayer
7975455 SamsaruhGunpowder
80NEW180 Arctic MonkeysShe Looks Like Fun
8171860 Lucy DacusAddictions
8273192 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
8384428 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
8470841 Carmouflage RoseWildflowers
85772311 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
86761331 Last DinosaursDominos
87852610 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
8882373 Poliça & s t a r g a z eMarrow
8983765 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
90861016 U.S. GirlsIncidental Boogie
91891137 Parquet CourtsWide Awake
92811122 JPEGMAFIADoes This Ski Mask Make Me Look Fat? (ft. Heno.)
93NEW193 PinkshinyultrablastDance AM
94921626 yaejiraingurl
95961058 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
9691187 Ball Park MusicExactly How You Are
97994417SlowdiveDon't Know Why
98871351 Liam Payne & Rita OraFor You (Fifty Shades Freed)
9994502 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
100931329 MGMTHand It Over

881244 The FratellisStarcrossed Losers
951437 N.E.R.D, Gucci Mane & WaleVoilà
981318 Franz FerdinandFinally
1002913CyHi the PrynceDat Side (ft. Kanye West)
Ooh Look Alive is an interesting #1 also yay for Never Let Me Go, deep end, Remind Me To Forget, Night Time , Privilege, One Kiss, ATM, Barbie Tingz, 1950 and This Is America. for recent(ish) debuts. I've been really getting into Never Let Me Go so I'm glad it's now #1. Night Time doing so well is great, and a different peak to me again
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 4/6/18
Edition No.447
Songs retire at 75 weeks

The top 3 remains intact for another week, which is of course great news for Sarah Blasko.

"L'Inconnue" is French for "the unknown" and apparently this lovely Beach House track has been in the works for several years now. It's the Baltimore duo's 14th entry to date coming in at #45.

I will get around to "Virtue" at some stage but for now we have a second entry from The Voidz. "Pyramid of Bones" comes in at #64.

Canberra outfit Moaning Lisa show their inspiration to many female artists in "Carrie (I Want A Girl)", and as a result they join a number of them as artists that have made this chart. This track enters at #84.

People can say it's "ye" all they want, but Dr. Octagon's "Moosebumps: An Exploration Into Modern Day Horripilation" is the strangest album I've heard this year. The only thing stranger was hearing some of the album before a gig recently. "Power Of The World (S Curls)" is his third entry to date coming in at #87.

I'm still mentally separating this from their last single but Teleman are back. "Cactus" is a far cry from the heights of "Düsseldorf" but it earns them their 6th entry to date at #96.

11815Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
2242 High TropicsWait For You
3343 The Lulu RaesThings Change
4594 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
54112 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
671012BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
7663 SuperorganismNight Time
81238 Now, NowMJ
98138 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
1091617MigosStir Fry
111376 Rich Brianwatch out!
1211128 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
1316913 James BayPink Lemonade
141075 Lykke Lideep end
1515615 J. ColeATM
161468 The WeekndPrivilege
1717616 Rich The KidPlug Walk
1821318 SabaLIFE
1920819 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
20181211Django DjangoBeam Me Up
2119145 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
2322125 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
2428324 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
25231511 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
2629326 Jay RockWIN
2724152 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
2835528 Unknown Mortal OrchestraEveryone Acts Crazy Nowadays
2941629 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
3033330 Phantastic FernitureFuckin 'n' Rollin
3126185 DrakeGod's Plan
3232630 Calvin Harris & Dua LipaOne Kiss
3346233 Tropical Fuck StormYou Let My Tyres Down
3427420 King Princess1950
3531431 CLEWSMuseum
3630918 Beach HouseDark Spring
3734153 U.S. GirlsRosebud
3849938 GengahrBefore Sunrise
3945152 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
4037626 MigosTop Down on da NAWF
4136817 DrakeNice For What
42421039 PalmComposite
4344443 Childish GambinoThis Is America
4440729 MigosGang Gang
45NEW145 Beach HouseL'Inconnue
4638338 IV LeagueSuperstar
4754347 FIDLARAlcohol
48391312 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
49431115 NAVFreshman List
5053450 Azealia BanksAnna Wintour
51471213 No AgeSend Me
5257652 The VaccinesI Can't Quit
5356253 Jeff RosenstockAll This Useless Energy
54502415JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
55511220 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
564894 Cousin Tony's Brand New FirebirdTransient
58591512 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E
5962559 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
6055824 Friendly FiresLove Like Waves
6160360 WAAXLabrador
62581034 Zacari & Babes WodumoRedemption
6363546 Liza AnnePanic Attack
64NEW164 The VoidzPyramid of Bones
65611311 Ab-Soul, Anderson .Paak & James BlakeBloody Waters
6665172 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
6773267 Simian Mobile DiscoHey Sister
6867367 PorchesGoodbye
6980269 Arctic MonkeysShe Looks Like Fun
70661316 Little DragonSway Daisy
71681133 Dr. OctagonArea 54
7264134 Parquet CourtsAlmost Had to Start a Fight / In and Out of Patience
7371471 Dirty ProjectorsBreak-Thru
74691328 CHVRCHESGet Out
75723716NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
7670253 N.E.R.D & Future1000
7877925 Rae SremmurdPowerglide (ft. Juicy J)
7978577 Daniel RossenDeerslayer
8083438 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
8176966 Beach HouseDive
8279555 SamsaruhGunpowder
84NEW184 Moaning LisaCarrie (I Want A Girl)
85951158 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
8688473 Poliça & s t a r g a z eMarrow
87NEW187 Dr. OctagonPower Of The World (S Curls)
8882202 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
8984941 Carmouflage RoseWildflowers
9081960 Lucy DacusAddictions
91872710 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
9293292 PinkshinyultrablastDance AM
93901116 U.S. GirlsIncidental Boogie
94974517SlowdiveDon't Know Why
95861431 Last DinosaursDominos
96NEW196 TelemanCactus
97852411 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
9889865 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
9999512 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
100981451 Liam Payne & Rita OraFor You (Fifty Shades Freed)

911137 Parquet CourtsWide Awake
921122 JPEGMAFIADoes This Ski Mask Make Me Look Fat? (ft. Heno.)
941626 yaejiraingurl
96187 Ball Park MusicExactly How You Are
1001329 MGMTHand It Over
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 11/6/18
Edition No.448
Songs retire at 75 weeks

A seemingly unbeatable top 3 was beaten... somewhat. Sarah Blasko keeps her seat at the top, amassing six weeks now with "Never Let Me Go" ahead of a new debut from James Blake.

And that debut is "Don't Miss It". I didn't quite embrace it on first listen but could definitely appreciate what it was doing. However, it's fair to say I was far quicker to get to this point than I was with his previous single. James Blake now has 8 entries, with this becoming his equal highest peaker at #2 tied with "The Wilhelm Scream" and "King's Dead".

A first timer this week in Danish band Iceage. Although this track doesn't appear to be a single it's one that has clicked with me pretty quickly. "Hurrah" at #8.

Now for something a bit more well-known. Clean Bandit broke through on the chart with their 2014 hit "Rather Be" but they enlist the help of a first timer - Demi Lovato - to poot poot poot their way to #14 with "Solo".

Hey boy, you wanna know what I think of "DAYTONA", boy? It's better than "ye", boy. Here with Kanye-produced "If You Know You Know", which is Pusha T's fifth entry on the chart. It comes in at #44.

This is an iconic duo I can get behind. Producer Proper Villains and rapper Cakes da Killa both appear to be from New York, and they combine for the financial panther anthem "Don't Make Cents" at #53.

Another duo new to the chart is Perth's Leopard Lake. They come in with "Only One" at #60.

Kanye's in the chart with "Ghost Town" at #72, his 27th entry to date, and now that my chart commentary is done I feel kind of freeeeeeeeeeeeeee

11916Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
2NEW12 James BlakeDon't Miss It
34103 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
4252 High TropicsWait For You
5353 The Lulu RaesThings Change
65122 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
761112BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
8NEW18 IceageHurrah
91186 Rich Brianwatch out!
109148 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
1118411 SabaLIFE
12101717MigosStir Fry
13773 SuperorganismNight Time
14NEW114 Clean BanditSolo (ft. Demi Lovato)
1512138 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
16848 Now, NowMJ
17131013 James BayPink Lemonade
1815715 J. ColeATM
1917716 Rich The KidPlug Walk
201485 Lykke Lideep end
2119919 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
22201311Django DjangoBeam Me Up
231678 The WeekndPrivilege
2426424 Jay RockWIN
2621155 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
2724424 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
2830428 Phantastic FernitureFuckin 'n' Rollin
2928628 Unknown Mortal OrchestraEveryone Acts Crazy Nowadays
30251611 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
3145231 Beach HouseL'Inconnue
3229729 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
3323135 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
3427162 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
3533333 Tropical Fuck StormYou Let My Tyres Down
3632730 Calvin Harris & Dua LipaOne Kiss
3731195 DrakeGod's Plan
38381038 GengahrBefore Sunrise
3947439 FIDLARAlcohol
4043540 Childish GambinoThis Is America
4134520 King Princess1950
4239162 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
4341917 DrakeNice For What
44NEW144 Pusha TIf You Know You Know
45421139 PalmComposite
4637163 U.S. GirlsRosebud
47361018 Beach HouseDark Spring
4840726 MigosTop Down on da NAWF
4935531 CLEWSMuseum
5046438 IV LeagueSuperstar
51481412 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
5250550 Azealia BanksAnna Wintour
53NEW153 Proper Villains & Cakes da KillaDon't Make Cents
5452752 The VaccinesI Can't Quit
55542515JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
5644829 MigosGang Gang
5759657 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
5864258 The VoidzPyramid of Bones
60NEW160 Leopard LakeOnly One
61491215 NAVFreshman List
62511313 No AgeSend Me
6353353 Jeff RosenstockAll This Useless Energy
64621134 Zacari & Babes WodumoRedemption
65551320 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
6669366 Arctic MonkeysShe Looks Like Fun
6760924 Friendly FiresLove Like Waves
6861460 WAAXLabrador
6963646 Liza AnnePanic Attack
7056104 Cousin Tony's Brand New FirebirdTransient
7167367 Simian Mobile DiscoHey Sister
72NEW172 Kanye WestGhost Town
7373571 Dirty ProjectorsBreak-Thru
74581612 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E
7568467 PorchesGoodbye
76851258 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
7766182 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
7872144 Parquet CourtsAlmost Had to Start a Fight / In and Out of Patience
79753816NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
80651411 Ab-Soul, Anderson .Paak & James BlakeBloody Waters
8184281 Moaning LisaCarrie (I Want A Girl)
82741428 CHVRCHESGet Out
84701416 Little DragonSway Daisy
8582655 SamsaruhGunpowder
8680448 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
87711233 Dr. OctagonArea 54
8879677 Daniel RossenDeerslayer
9076263 N.E.R.D & Future1000
9187287 Dr. OctagonPower Of The World (S Curls)
92781025 Rae SremmurdPowerglide (ft. Juicy J)
93901060 Lucy DacusAddictions
94912810 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
95811066 Beach HouseDive
9686573 Poliça & s t a r g a z eMarrow
9799522 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
98972511 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
9988212 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
100944617SlowdiveDon't Know Why

89941 Carmouflage RoseWildflowers
92292 PinkshinyultrablastDance AM
931116 U.S. GirlsIncidental Boogie
951431 Last DinosaursDominos
96196 TelemanCactus
98865 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
1001451 Liam Payne & Rita OraFor You (Fifty Shades Freed)
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 18/6/18
Edition No.449
Songs retire at 75 weeks

Admittedly I've been quite busy this week and even now I'm multi-tasking - come on South Korea get that equaliser. James Blake has his first ever #1 with "Don't Miss It" ending Sarah Blasko's run on top.

This is one of many albums I have to get to but for now I'm back into Melody's Echo Chamber's "Breathe In, Breathe Out". It achieves a new peak re-entering at #23.

Not giving their last album a fair enough chance has been somewhat made up by a number of entries as I venture further back with my retrospective EOY project. Post-punk legends Interpol now have their third entry with "The Rover" at #42.

I'm working my way down the track listing with Sarah Blasko's album. "Everybody Wants To Sin" is her seventh entry to date at #57.

We have a second artist to chart from the ACT in three weeks with newbies Young Monks following on from Moaning Lisa. "Supersonic Melodies" is the 17th entry from the territory but this band's first, entering at #63.

The latest Presets album has plenty to choose from but I've gone for "Beethoven", coming at #68.

More "ye" with Kanye coming in again this week, this time it's "Yikes" at #88.

A new Wild Nothing album is on the way and a third entry is this week. "Letting Go" at #96.

12211James BlakeDon't Miss It
211016Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
33113 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
4563 The Lulu RaesThings Change
5462 High TropicsWait For You
6826 IceageHurrah
7996 Rich Brianwatch out!
871212BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
96132 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
1011510 SabaLIFE
1110158 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
12121817MigosStir Fry
1314213 Clean BanditSolo (ft. Demi Lovato)
1415148 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
151383 SuperorganismNight Time
16171113 James BayPink Lemonade
17211017 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
1819816 Rich The KidPlug Walk
191658 Now, NowMJ
2018815 J. ColeATM
2124521 Jay RockWIN
222095 Lykke Lideep end
23RET923 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
24221411Django DjangoBeam Me Up
2531325 Beach HouseL'Inconnue
2726165 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
2827524 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
2928528 Phantastic FernitureFuckin 'n' Rollin
30381130 GengahrBefore Sunrise
3129728 Unknown Mortal OrchestraEveryone Acts Crazy Nowadays
322388 The WeekndPrivilege
3339533 FIDLARAlcohol
34301711 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
3544235 Pusha TIf You Know You Know
3632829 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
3734172 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
3857738 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
3940639 Childish GambinoThis Is America
4033145 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
4135433 Tropical Fuck StormYou Let My Tyres Down
42NEW142 InterpolThe Rover
4336830 Calvin Harris & Dua LipaOne Kiss
4437205 DrakeGod's Plan
4542172 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
4641620 King Princess1950
4752647 Azealia BanksAnna Wintour
48431017 DrakeNice For What
4953249 Proper Villains & Cakes da KillaDon't Make Cents
50451239 PalmComposite
5149631 CLEWSMuseum
5246173 U.S. GirlsRosebud
5360253 Leopard LakeOnly One
5448826 MigosTop Down on da NAWF
55471118 Beach HouseDark Spring
56552615JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
57NEW157 Sarah BlaskoEverybody Wants To Sin
58511512 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
5954852 The VaccinesI Can't Quit
61651420 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
6250538 IV LeagueSuperstar
63NEW163 Young MonksSupersonic Melodies
6456929 MigosGang Gang
6572265 Kanye WestGhost Town
6658358 The VoidzPyramid of Bones
67671024 Friendly FiresLove Like Waves
68NEW168 The PresetsBeethoven
69611315 NAVFreshman List
7068560 WAAXLabrador
7163453 Jeff RosenstockAll This Useless Energy
72761358 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
73621413 No AgeSend Me
7481374 Moaning LisaCarrie (I Want A Girl)
7566466 Arctic MonkeysShe Looks Like Fun
7671467 Simian Mobile DiscoHey Sister
7773671 Dirty ProjectorsBreak-Thru
78641234 Zacari & Babes WodumoRedemption
7977192 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
80741712 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E
8175567 PorchesGoodbye
8269746 Liza AnnePanic Attack
8378154 Parquet CourtsAlmost Had to Start a Fight / In and Out of Patience
8570114 Cousin Tony's Brand New FirebirdTransient
86793916NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
8786458 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
88NEW188 Kanye WestYikes
89821528 CHVRCHESGet Out
91801511 Ab-Soul, Anderson .Paak & James BlakeBloody Waters
92921125 Rae SremmurdPowerglide (ft. Juicy J)
9385755 SamsaruhGunpowder
9490273 N.E.R.D & Future1000
95942910 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
96NEW196 Wild NothingLetting Go
9791387 Dr. OctagonPower Of The World (S Curls)
98841516 Little DragonSway Daisy
9988777 Daniel RossenDeerslayer
100931160 Lucy DacusAddictions

871233 Dr. OctagonArea 54
951066 Beach HouseDive
96573 Poliça & s t a r g a z eMarrow
97522 The NationalThe System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
982511 Sarah BlaskoPhantom
99212 N.E.R.D & André 3000Rollinem 7's
1004617SlowdiveDon't Know Why
I went with "Beethoven" as the first non single to make my chart as well from that new Presets album. "Martini" followed the next week and there's probably room for 1 or 2 more tracks to come.
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 25/6/18
Edition No.450
Songs retire at 75 weeks

A mini-milestone with 450 charts clocked up this week. To mini-celebrate, we remarkably have eight debuts inside the top 50, with multiple debuts coming from three different LPs this week. James Blake easily retains #1 with "Don't Miss It", but Sarah Blasko remains steady behind him at #2. Iceage move up 3 spots to #3 with "Hurrah", with a change of the guard happening throughout the top 20.

yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah. I refuse to believe this is anything other than a carefully crafted scheme at debuting straight into my top 5. Beyoncé and Jay-Z have of course released an album under the pseudonym The Carters, and if you knew that already you will know of the lead single "APESHIT". And this is totally deserving of allcapsness, with two-thirds of Migos in Quavo and Offset providing backing vocals and some of the best verses both Bey and Jay have contributed in years. This song is #4 on the chart; it's Beyoncé's 12th entry on the chart and Jay-Z's 28th.

2018 has been quite successful thus far for Courtney Barnett on this chart. Following three top 30 hits she is straight into the top 20 this time with "Charity", her 12th entry to date coming in at #14.

This is a pretty special moment. In my uni years, I was very much known for overplaying very low charting songs because, hey, I had nothing better to do. Over time a number of these songs have aged rather well, with their peak looking rather unlucky by comparison. One key example was "Ten Times" by Money For Rope which didn't even crack my top 50 despite managing 50+ plays. They then had a less memorable follow-up entry two years later and I had not heard from them since. But I am glad I have spotted this once because it slaps. The Victorian band are finally back with "Earl Grey" at #21, the band's third entry to date.

So I'm yet to hear anything else from the record at time of writing, but I really like this. Nas has started to make an impression on my retro EOY project and now he ends up here as well. "Adam and Eve" debuts at #25, which is Nas' first entry to date but The-Dream's second after his feature on Pusha T's "M.F.T.R." in early 2016.

During the week I felt the urge to tweet something about comparing Josh Tillman to Nick Cave because that's the vibe I'm increasingly getting from his albums. His newest, "God's Favorite Customer", is magnificent and I am equally captivated and stunned by "The Palace". I could say it kind of has a "Pyramid Song" softness to it but with Tillman's delivery it's a totally different feel. It's in at #30.

I didn't really think much of this on first listen but it has really grown on me. Not to ruin it for anyone but surely this is "Pursuit of Happiness" part 2? Kanye West and Kid Cudi of course have this KIDS SEE GHOSTS project and "Reborn" is a relatively popular song from it. It debuts at #34.

Similarly to "Reborn", this was an album track that passed over me somewhat at first but by linking similarities to the artist's previous work it has grown on me. Father John Misty's "Hangout at the Gallows" really sounds like something from "I Love You, Honeybear", and sure that might be Fantano's reason for not enjoying this album as much, but I'm much the opposite. It comes in at #41.

I could be wrong but I'm pretty sure this is only the second ever song with the same artist/album/song title to chart after "Run The Jewels". The hot new band KIDS SEE GHOSTS are back for more with their title track in at #46. After today's action Kanye West is now up to 30 entries, Kid Cudi has 8, and Yasiin Bey (a.k.a. Mos Def) now has his first.

We can also close the book on Father John Misty entries with Tillman's third for the day. "Date Night" is his shortest ever track to chart though that could change in the near future. He now has 21 entries in total with this one coming in at #56.

This song has been pushing for quite some time and now it's finally here. Migos are in at #86 with "White Sand", and for each credited artist it's the 4th entry for Travis Scott, 3rd for Ty Dolla $ign and the 7th for Big Sean.

This is now the equal-most prolific album for Beach House. "Drunk in LA" comes in at #89, their 15th entry to date.

And another Migos entry because why not? I feel like they are partly to blame for a lot of today's chaos anyway so it's only fair that "Supastars" comes in at #96 for their 9th entry to date.

11312James BlakeDon't Miss It
221116Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
3633 IceageHurrah
4NEW14 The CartersAPESHIT
57105 Rich Brianwatch out!
61066 SabaLIFE
73123 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
8572 High TropicsWait For You
93889 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
10473 The Lulu RaesThings Change
1142211 InterpolThe Rover
1281312BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
1311168 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
14NEW114 Courtney BarnettCharity
15121917MigosStir Fry
1613313 Clean BanditSolo (ft. Demi Lovato)
17231017 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
189142 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
1914158 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
20161213 James BayPink Lemonade
21NEW121 Money For RopeEarl Grey
2221621 Jay RockWIN
23171117 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
2418916 Rich The KidPlug Walk
25NEW125 NasAdam and Eve (ft. The-Dream)
261593 SuperorganismNight Time
2725425 Beach HouseL'Inconnue
2835328 Pusha TIf You Know You Know
2920915 J. ColeATM
30NEW130 Father John MistyThe Palace
311968 Now, NowMJ
3327175 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
3522105 Lykke Lideep end
3628624 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
37241511Django DjangoBeam Me Up
3831828 Unknown Mortal OrchestraEveryone Acts Crazy Nowadays
3936929 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
4029628 Phantastic FernitureFuckin 'n' Rollin
41NEW141 Father John MistyHangout at the Gallows
42301230 GengahrBefore Sunrise
4333633 FIDLARAlcohol
44341811 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
4539739 Childish GambinoThis Is America
46NEW146 KIDS SEE GHOSTSKids See Ghosts (ft. Yasiin Bey)
473298 The WeekndPrivilege
4841533 Tropical Fuck StormYou Let My Tyres Down
4937182 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
5044215 DrakeGod's Plan
5140155 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
5246720 King Princess1950
5343930 Calvin Harris & Dua LipaOne Kiss
5452183 U.S. GirlsRosebud
5545182 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
56NEW156 Father John MistyDate Night
5749349 Proper Villains & Cakes da KillaDon't Make Cents
5853353 Leopard LakeOnly One
59481117 DrakeNice For What
6065360 Kanye WestGhost Town
61501339 PalmComposite
6247747 Azealia BanksAnna Wintour
63581612 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
6468264 The PresetsBeethoven
65562715JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
66551218 Beach HouseDark Spring
67611520 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
68641029 MigosGang Gang
6951731 CLEWSMuseum
7154926 MigosTop Down on da NAWF
7259952 The VaccinesI Can't Quit
7362638 IV LeagueSuperstar
7457257 Sarah BlaskoEverybody Wants To Sin
7588275 Kanye WestYikes
76721458 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
77671124 Friendly FiresLove Like Waves
78691415 NAVFreshman List
7963263 Young MonksSupersonic Melodies
8079202 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
8170660 WAAXLabrador
82731513 No AgeSend Me
8366458 The VoidzPyramid of Bones
8474474 Moaning LisaCarrie (I Want A Girl)
86NEW186 MigosWhite Sand (ft. Travis Scott, Ty Dolla $ign & Big Sean)
87781334 Zacari & Babes WodumoRedemption
8871553 Jeff RosenstockAll This Useless Energy
89NEW189 Beach HouseDrunk in LA
9082846 Liza AnnePanic Attack
9187468 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
9296292 Wild NothingLetting Go
9375566 Arctic MonkeysShe Looks Like Fun
94864016NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
9576567 Simian Mobile DiscoHey Sister
96NEW196 MigosSupastars
9783164 Parquet CourtsAlmost Had to Start a Fight / In and Out of Patience
99921225 Rae SremmurdPowerglide (ft. Juicy J)
100801812 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E

77671 Dirty ProjectorsBreak-Thru
81567 PorchesGoodbye
85114 Cousin Tony's Brand New FirebirdTransient
891528 CHVRCHESGet Out
911511 Ab-Soul, Anderson .Paak & James BlakeBloody Waters
93755 SamsaruhGunpowder
94273 N.E.R.D & Future1000
952910 Offset & Metro BoominRic Flair Drip
97387 Dr. OctagonPower Of The World (S Curls)
981516 Little DragonSway Daisy
99777 Daniel RossenDeerslayer
1001160 Lucy DacusAddictions
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 2/7/18
Edition No.451
Songs retire at 75 weeks

I did hint last week that "APESHIT" is quite special. Well, what do you know, it's so good that it has replaced James Blake at #1. Now the chart's 164th #1 to date, it's Beyoncé's first ever, but it's the third time for Jay-Z, after "D.O.A. (Death of Auto-Tune)" and "Otis".

Two weeks in a row where the top debut is an all caps party, this time thanks to bülow and her song "SAD AND BORED". It's her first time on the chart but it's a second appearance for LA local DUCKWRTH, who peaked at #45 last year (and even snuck into my top 200 of the year) with "MICHUUL."

I don't want to be "Your (F**king) Dog", which is the main takeaway from Nashville's Sophie Allison a.k.a. Soccer Mommy. Her first entry to date comes in at #45.

GoldLink released a very special song released last year called "Same Clothes As Yesterday", which opened with a magnificent verse from Ciscero. He now has his second entry to date, with "Stay" featuring first timer Devin Tracy. It's also the 4th time the song title has appeared on the chart, with only Rihanna's track peaking higher at #39 in 2013.

A childhood dream will be fulfilled later this month, with Franz Ferdinand and MGMT performing in the same building on the same night. The latter now have another entry to celebrate, with "She Works Out Too Much" at #52 their 21st entry to date.

This clicked very late in the week for me but I'm quite glad it did. Norwegians Highasakite had two big hits in 2016 which sadly made #102 and #105 on my EOY respectively. Perhaps their third entry "Elastic State of Mind" could have more success, and it comes in at #59.

I didn't think too much of this when released as a teaser track but now as part of the album I'm definitely into it. "Disappointing Diamonds Are the Rarest of Them All" is the latest entry for Father John Misty at #70, who now has 22 entries.

I liken this one to Anna Calvi's stunning "Piece By Piece" for a number of reasons, and hopefully I can end up enjoying it even half as much. Half Waif are newbies to the chart and are in at #74 with "Keep It Out".

Just this week I un-fanned A$AP Rocky on this site before fanning Migos. This says a lot about my hip hop listening these days, but also how I'm just not that into Rocky much now. However I will admit that this is a highlight on his latest record. "Praise the Lord (Da Shine)" is in at #84, his 16th entry to date and Skepta's 2nd.

And lastly we have another track from Pusha T's album. "Hard Piano" at #93 is his 6th entry to date and Rick Ross' 2nd.

14211The CartersAPESHIT
21412James BlakeDon't Miss It
3673 SabaLIFE
45114 Rich Brianwatch out!
5995 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
621216Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
71427 Courtney BarnettCharity
82128 Money For RopeEarl Grey
9343 IceageHurrah
1011310 InterpolThe Rover
117133 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
121083 The Lulu RaesThings Change
13882 High TropicsWait For You
1422714 Jay RockWIN
15121412BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
16152017MigosStir Fry
1716413 Clean BanditSolo (ft. Demi Lovato)
1813178 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
19171117 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
2025220 NasAdam and Eve (ft. The-Dream)
21201313 James BayPink Lemonade
2218152 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
2319168 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
24231217 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
25391025 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
26241016 Rich The KidPlug Walk
2730227 Father John MistyThe Palace
2927525 Beach HouseL'Inconnue
3026103 SuperorganismNight Time
31291015 J. ColeATM
3234232 KIDS SEE GHOSTSReborn
3328428 Pusha TIf You Know You Know
3538928 Unknown Mortal OrchestraEveryone Acts Crazy Nowadays
3636724 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
3746237 KIDS SEE GHOSTSKids See Ghosts (ft. Yasiin Bey)
3833185 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
3941239 Father John MistyHangout at the Gallows
4035115 Lykke Lideep end
413178 Now, NowMJ
42371611Django DjangoBeam Me Up
4356243 Father John MistyDate Night
4440728 Phantastic FernitureFuckin 'n' Rollin
45NEW145 Soccer MommyYour Dog
4645839 Childish GambinoThis Is America
4743733 FIDLARAlcohol
48421330 GengahrBefore Sunrise
4948633 Tropical Fuck StormYou Let My Tyres Down
50NEW150 CisceroStay (ft. Devin Tracy)
51441911 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
52NEW152 MGMTShe Works Out Too Much
5347108 The WeekndPrivilege
54681129 MigosGang Gang
5550225 DrakeGod's Plan
5660456 Kanye WestGhost Town
5751165 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
5875358 Kanye WestYikes
59NEW159 HighasakiteElastic State of Mind
60631712 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
61531030 Calvin Harris & Dua LipaOne Kiss
6258453 Leopard LakeOnly One
6386263 MigosWhite Sand (ft. Travis Scott, Ty Dolla $ign & Big Sean)
6449192 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
6562847 Azealia BanksAnna Wintour
6664364 The PresetsBeethoven
67591217 DrakeNice For What
6855192 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
6954193 U.S. GirlsRosebud
70NEW170 Father John MistyDisappointing Diamonds Are the Rarest of Them All
71611439 PalmComposite
7252820 King Princess1950
7357449 Proper Villains & Cakes da KillaDon't Make Cents
74NEW174 Half WaifKeep It Out
75781515 NAVFreshman List
76671620 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
77721052 The VaccinesI Can't Quit
7896278 MigosSupastars
7969831 CLEWSMuseum
8074357 Sarah BlaskoEverybody Wants To Sin
81652815JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
8283558 The VoidzPyramid of Bones
83661318 Beach HouseDark Spring
84NEW184 A$AP RockyPraise the Lord (Da Shine) (ft. Skepta)
8589285 Beach HouseDrunk in LA
8673738 IV LeagueSuperstar
8780212 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
90871434 Zacari & Babes WodumoRedemption
91771224 Friendly FiresLove Like Waves
92711026 MigosTop Down on da NAWF
93NEW193 Pusha THard Piano (ft. Rick Ross)
94761558 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
95821613 No AgeSend Me
961001912 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E
9784574 Moaning LisaCarrie (I Want A Girl)
9891478 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
9993666 Arctic MonkeysShe Looks Like Fun
10079363 Young MonksSupersonic Melodies

81660 WAAXLabrador
88553 Jeff RosenstockAll This Useless Energy
90846 Liza AnnePanic Attack
92292 Wild NothingLetting Go
944016NAV & Metro BoominCall Me
95567 Simian Mobile DiscoHey Sister
97164 Parquet CourtsAlmost Had to Start a Fight / In and Out of Patience
991225 Rae SremmurdPowerglide (ft. Juicy J)
I love how Everybody Wants To Be Famous peaked at #2 for you and #1 for me and then Night Time peaked at #3 for you and #2 for me Good to see debuts for Carrie (I Want A Girl), Reborn debuted since I last commented and now SAD AND BORED + Elastic State Of Mind this week. I hope Carrie (I Want A Girl) can rebound. Surprised how well PARAD(w/m)E did, better than on my chart Yay deep end being a top 5 hit also.
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 9/7/18
Edition No.452
Songs retire at 75 weeks

Another week, another new #1. Chicago rapper Saba jumps two spots from #3 to achieve the feat in his first attempt with "LIFE".

Last week one half of "Same Clothes As Yesterday" made his return to the chart and now it's time for the other half. GoldLink is back with a decent debut for "Got Friends", his 6th entry to date and Miguel's 4th.

Jay Rock's album is on my ever growing list of things to get to but in the meantime I'm quite into "Wow Freestyle". It's a 4th entry for Jay Rock and in the lead-up to what is going to be an amazing Friday night, the 38th for Kendrick Lamar.

I do love The Kills and after giving this one a fair go I had to chart it. "Steppin' Razor" is also a cover, originally by Peter Tosh, and having heard a 10 second preview of it, it's even more distant to the cover than "List of Demands (Reparations)" was. It's The Kills' 10th entry to date in at #46.

Canadian five-piece Yukon Blonde were criminally undercharted six years ago with "Stairway" (#99 for one week) but at least have a deserving debut for their second entry. "Love the Way You Are" is in at #68.

On face value this is quite topical, so let's just take it on face value. The mighty Parquet Courts have their 9th entry in at #82, currently their lowest peak yet, with "Total Football".

And yet another Pusha T entry sees him creep up to 7, this week we have "The Games We Play" one spot lower than last week's entry at #94.

25102 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
34123 Rich Brianwatch out!
42512James BlakeDon't Miss It
51311The CartersAPESHIT
6736 Courtney BarnettCharity
761316Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
8838 Money For RopeEarl Grey
91049 InterpolThe Rover
1011143 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
1114811 Jay RockWIN
12953 IceageHurrah
13NEW113 GoldLinkGot Friends (ft. Miguel)
141293 The Lulu RaesThings Change
1527315 Father John MistyThe Palace
1620316 NasAdam and Eve (ft. The-Dream)
17151512BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
18162117MigosStir Fry
191392 High TropicsWait For You
2017513 Clean BanditSolo (ft. Demi Lovato)
21NEW121 Jay RockWow Freestyle (ft. Kendrick Lamar)
2218188 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
23241317 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
24211413 James BayPink Lemonade
2522162 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
2623178 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
27191217 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
2828228 bülowSAD AND BORED (ft. DUCKWRTH)
29261116 Rich The KidPlug Walk
30251125 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
3129625 Beach HouseL'Inconnue
3230113 SuperorganismNight Time
33351028 Unknown Mortal OrchestraEveryone Acts Crazy Nowadays
3436824 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
35311115 J. ColeATM
3632332 KIDS SEE GHOSTSReborn
3739337 Father John MistyHangout at the Gallows
3945239 Soccer MommyYour Dog
4043340 Father John MistyDate Night
4159241 HighasakiteElastic State of Mind
4237337 KIDS SEE GHOSTSKids See Ghosts (ft. Yasiin Bey)
4338195 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
4440125 Lykke Lideep end
4563345 MigosWhite Sand (ft. Travis Scott, Ty Dolla $ign & Big Sean)
46NEW146 The KillsSteppin' Razor
4750247 CisceroStay (ft. Devin Tracy)
4870248 Father John MistyDisappointing Diamonds Are the Rarest of Them All
4933528 Pusha TIf You Know You Know
504188 Now, NowMJ
5144828 Phantastic FernitureFuckin 'n' Rollin
5247833 FIDLARAlcohol
5346939 Childish GambinoThis Is America
54421711Django DjangoBeam Me Up
5552252 MGMTShe Works Out Too Much
5658456 Kanye WestYikes
57481430 GengahrBefore Sunrise
58541229 MigosGang Gang
59512011 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
6049733 Tropical Fuck StormYou Let My Tyres Down
6153118 The WeekndPrivilege
6278362 MigosSupastars
6356556 Kanye WestGhost Town
64601812 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
6555235 DrakeGod's Plan
6665947 Azealia BanksAnna Wintour
6757175 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
68NEW168 Yukon BlondeLove the Way You Are
69611130 Calvin Harris & Dua LipaOne Kiss
7062553 Leopard LakeOnly One
7164202 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
7268202 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
73671317 DrakeNice For What
7482658 The VoidzPyramid of Bones
7569203 U.S. GirlsRosebud
76761720 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
7784277 A$AP RockyPraise the Lord (Da Shine) (ft. Skepta)
7873549 Proper Villains & Cakes da KillaDon't Make Cents
7966464 The PresetsBeethoven
8074274 Half WaifKeep It Out
81751615 NAVFreshman List
82NEW182 Parquet CourtsTotal Football
83711539 PalmComposite
84771152 The VaccinesI Can't Quit
8579931 CLEWSMuseum
8672920 King Princess1950
8780457 Sarah BlaskoEverybody Wants To Sin
88831418 Beach HouseDark Spring
89812915JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
9185385 Beach HouseDrunk in LA
9286838 IV LeagueSuperstar
9393293 Pusha THard Piano (ft. Rick Ross)
94NEW194 Pusha TThe Games We Play
9587222 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
96921126 MigosTop Down on da NAWF
97941658 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
98901534 Zacari & Babes WodumoRedemption
100962012 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E

911224 Friendly FiresLove Like Waves
951613 No AgeSend Me
97574 Moaning LisaCarrie (I Want A Girl)
98478 Lil Uzi VertXO TOUR Llif3
99666 Arctic MonkeysShe Looks Like Fun
100363 Young MonksSupersonic Melodies
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 16/7/18
Edition No.453
Songs retire at 75 weeks

I was ready for another change at #1 given the competition, but Saba holds his own with "LIFE".

The first debut of the week comes from an artist that has recently climbed his way up the charts very slowly. Rich Brian is now in with his second entry, as is Joji, with the smooth "Introvert" at #19.

From what I've heard (the top 50 hits) this is easily one of the more quotable tracks on "Scorpion". Drake has his 18th entry with "Nonstop" at #34.

The only thing better than the band name Approachable Members of Your Local Community is the EP name "If There's Anything You Need, Please Don't Hesitate To Contact Us". From that EP is the funky "(Fuck You) I Love You", their second entry at #42.

I know very little about Amber Mark but she's in at #54 with "Love Me Right".

I recently revisited Tiny Little Houses' album and I'm glad I did, as I've remembered how solid "Everyone Is" is, their 7th entry at #64.

Flight Facilities haven't been overly successful on my chart outside of top 10 hit "Clair de lune" and two lower entries but that luck could soon change. At #67 is their 4th entry "Need You".

Queenslanders Last Dinosaurs recently ended their six-year hiatus on the chart with "Dominos" and they've followed it up in much quicker time. "Eleven" is their 5th entry to date at #71.

It's yet another Tay Keith production to debut this week that I've already made an unfunny tweet about. BlocBoy JB has his second entry to date with "Rover 2.0" at #91, and it's the 3rd for 21 Savage.

The last new entry of the week is an 8th for Little Dragon. "Best Friends" comes in at #93.

also Kendrick was amazing so "LUST." and "DNA." are briefly back ~

22112 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
33133 Rich Brianwatch out!
44612James BlakeDon't Miss It
5645 Courtney BarnettCharity
65411The CartersAPESHIT
7847 Money For RopeEarl Grey
871416Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
9959 InterpolThe Rover
1011910 Jay RockWIN
1110153 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
1213212 GoldLinkGot Friends (ft. Miguel)
1315413 Father John MistyThe Palace
1421214 Jay RockWow Freestyle (ft. Kendrick Lamar)
1514103 The Lulu RaesThings Change
1616416 NasAdam and Eve (ft. The-Dream)
17171612BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
18182217MigosStir Fry
19NEW119 Rich BrianIntrovert (ft. Joji)
2020613 Clean BanditSolo (ft. Demi Lovato)
21301221 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
2219102 High TropicsWait For You
231263 IceageHurrah
2422198 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
2525172 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
2628326 bülowSAD AND BORED (ft. DUCKWRTH)
27231417 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
28241513 James BayPink Lemonade
2941329 HighasakiteElastic State of Mind
3026188 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
31291216 Rich The KidPlug Walk
3231725 Beach HouseL'Inconnue
33271317 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
34NEW134 DrakeNonstop
3534924 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
36331128 Unknown Mortal OrchestraEveryone Acts Crazy Nowadays
3748337 Father John MistyDisappointing Diamonds Are the Rarest of Them All
3836432 KIDS SEE GHOSTSReborn
3932123 SuperorganismNight Time
40351215 J. ColeATM
42NEW142 Approachable Members of Your Local Community (Fuck You) I Love You
4337437 Father John MistyHangout at the Gallows
4439339 Soccer MommyYour Dog
4545445 MigosWhite Sand (ft. Travis Scott, Ty Dolla $ign & Big Sean)
4640440 Father John MistyDate Night
4743205 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
4842437 KIDS SEE GHOSTSKids See Ghosts (ft. Yasiin Bey)
4946246 The KillsSteppin' Razor
5044135 Lykke Lideep end
5151928 Phantastic FernitureFuckin 'n' Rollin
5256552 Kanye WestYikes
5347347 CisceroStay (ft. Devin Tracy)
54NEW154 Amber MarkLove Me Right
5549628 Pusha TIf You Know You Know
56581329 MigosGang Gang
5752933 FIDLARAlcohol
58592111 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
59641912 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
60531039 Childish GambinoThis Is America
61541811Django DjangoBeam Me Up
625098 Now, NowMJ
6368263 Yukon BlondeLove the Way You Are
64NEW164 Tiny Little HousesEveryone Is
6555352 MGMTShe Works Out Too Much
66571530 GengahrBefore Sunrise
67NEW167 Flight FacilitiesNeed You (ft. NÏKA)
6862462 MigosSupastars
6970653 Leopard LakeOnly One
7063656 Kanye WestGhost Town
71NEW171 Last DinosaursEleven
7260833 Tropical Fuck StormYou Let My Tyres Down
7365245 DrakeGod's Plan
74691230 Calvin Harris & Dua LipaOne Kiss
75661047 Azealia BanksAnna Wintour
76731417 DrakeNice For What
7761128 The WeekndPrivilege
78971758 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
7967185 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
8071212 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
8182281 Parquet CourtsTotal Football
8274758 The VoidzPyramid of Bones
83761820 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
8477377 A$AP RockyPraise the Lord (Da Shine) (ft. Skepta)
85811715 NAVFreshman List
8679564 The PresetsBeethoven
8772212 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
88841252 The VaccinesI Can't Quit
8975213 U.S. GirlsRosebud
9080374 Half WaifKeep It Out
91NEW191 BlocBoy JBRover 2.0 (ft. 21 Savage)
92851031 CLEWSMuseum
93NEW193 Little DragonBest Friends
94831639 PalmComposite
95861020 King Princess1950
9693393 Pusha THard Piano (ft. Rick Ross)
97RET2813Kendrick LamarLUST.
99RET185 Kendrick LamarDNA.
100893015JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)

78549 Proper Villains & Cakes da KillaDon't Make Cents
87457 Sarah BlaskoEverybody Wants To Sin
881418 Beach HouseDark Spring
91385 Beach HouseDrunk in LA
92838 IV LeagueSuperstar
94194 Pusha TThe Games We Play
95222 Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James BlakeKing's Dead
961126 MigosTop Down on da NAWF
981534 Zacari & Babes WodumoRedemption
1002012 Sylvan EssoPARAD(w/m)E
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 23/7/18
Edition No.454
Songs retire at 75 weeks

Another week for Saba to outlast Father John Misty, with Courtney Barnett and Rich Brian hot on their tails.

A band that I had at least heard of last year, just not sure if I ever bothered giving any of their album a go. But it's the teaser track from their upcoming second album that has grabbed my attention, with post-punkers IDLES in at #19 with "Danny Nedelko".

Up next is a band I've been interested in for a few years now, and today they debut at their equal highest peak. The Babe Rainbow have their third entry to date at #36 with "Supermoon".

It was interesting to find this out after the fact but Honey Hahs are a London trio of sisters that are incredibly young. "Stop Him" comes in at #49.

Another first timer from Vancouver's Jo Passed, who are in at #58 with "MDM".

I did hear this before Half Waif's "Keep It Out" but remarked how much the vocals actually reminded me of Anna Calvi. It has taken me some time for this to grow but Anna is in for her second entry, with "Don't Beat the Girl Out of My Boy" at #75.

American-based Australian duo Luluc are certainly in the vicinity of The Antlers and if it's done well I am generally intrigued. Luckily it is here, and their first entry to date "Heist" rounds out the debuts this week at #89.

22122 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
3553 Courtney BarnettCharity
41924 Rich BrianIntrovert (ft. Joji)
53143 Rich Brianwatch out!
64712James BlakeDon't Miss It
76511The CartersAPESHIT
81238 GoldLinkGot Friends (ft. Miguel)
921139 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
10969 InterpolThe Rover
1114311 Jay RockWow Freestyle (ft. Kendrick Lamar)
1213512 Father John MistyThe Palace
13101010 Jay RockWIN
14757 Money For RopeEarl Grey
1581516Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
1611163 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
1720713 Clean BanditSolo (ft. Demi Lovato)
1829418 HighasakiteElastic State of Mind
19NEW119 IDLESDanny Nedelko
2016516 NasAdam and Eve (ft. The-Dream)
2115113 The Lulu RaesThings Change
22171712BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
23182317MigosStir Fry
2424208 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
2530198 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
2622112 High TropicsWait For You
2734227 DrakeNonstop
2825182 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
29281613 James BayPink Lemonade
3037430 Father John MistyDisappointing Diamonds Are the Rarest of Them All
3126426 bülowSAD AND BORED (ft. DUCKWRTH)
32271517 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
33311316 Rich The KidPlug Walk
342373 IceageHurrah
3542235 Approachable Members of Your Local Community (Fuck You) I Love You
36NEW136 The Babe RainbowSupermoon
3732825 Beach HouseL'Inconnue
3845538 MigosWhite Sand (ft. Travis Scott, Ty Dolla $ign & Big Sean)
39331417 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
40351024 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
41361228 Unknown Mortal OrchestraEveryone Acts Crazy Nowadays
4252642 Kanye WestYikes
4444439 Soccer MommyYour Dog
4538532 KIDS SEE GHOSTSReborn
46401315 J. ColeATM
4754247 Amber MarkLove Me Right
4839133 SuperorganismNight Time
49NEW149 Honey HahsStop Him
5047215 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
5143537 Father John MistyHangout at the Gallows
5248537 KIDS SEE GHOSTSKids See Ghosts (ft. Yasiin Bey)
5350145 Lykke Lideep end
5446540 Father John MistyDate Night
55511028 Phantastic FernitureFuckin 'n' Rollin
56592012 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
5749346 The KillsSteppin' Razor
58NEW158 Jo PassedMDM
5955728 Pusha TIf You Know You Know
60561429 MigosGang Gang
61781858 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
6253447 CisceroStay (ft. Devin Tracy)
63571033 FIDLARAlcohol
64601139 Childish GambinoThis Is America
65582211 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
6667266 Flight FacilitiesNeed You (ft. NÏKA)
6768562 MigosSupastars
6882858 The VoidzPyramid of Bones
6963363 Yukon BlondeLove the Way You Are
70741330 Calvin Harris & Dua LipaOne Kiss
71611911Django DjangoBeam Me Up
7265452 MGMTShe Works Out Too Much
7373255 DrakeGod's Plan
7462108 Now, NowMJ
75NEW175 Anna CalviDon't Beat the Girl Out of My Boy
76851815 NAVFreshman List
77661630 GengahrBefore Sunrise
7870756 Kanye WestGhost Town
7971271 Last DinosaursEleven
8084477 A$AP RockyPraise the Lord (Da Shine) (ft. Skepta)
81761517 DrakeNice For What
8269753 Leopard LakeOnly One
83751147 Azealia BanksAnna Wintour
8464264 Tiny Little HousesEveryone Is
8591285 BlocBoy JBRover 2.0 (ft. 21 Savage)
8672933 Tropical Fuck StormYou Let My Tyres Down
87831920 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
8879195 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
89NEW189 LulucHeist
9093290 Little DragonBest Friends
91881352 The VaccinesI Can't Quit
9281381 Parquet CourtsTotal Football
9390474 Half WaifKeep It Out
9489223 U.S. GirlsRosebud
9580222 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
96921131 CLEWSMuseum
9899195 Kendrick LamarDNA.
991003115JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
10087222 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless

77128 The WeekndPrivilege
86564 The PresetsBeethoven
941639 PalmComposite
951020 King Princess1950
96393 Pusha THard Piano (ft. Rick Ross)
972813Kendrick LamarLUST.
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 30/7/18
Edition No.455
Songs retire at 75 weeks

We have a new #1 from an artist that had never graced the chart just a few months ago, originating from a country that had never made the chart before. Rich Brian is at the top of the chart featuring Joji with "Introvert".

There was an amusing tweet I saw during the week talking about unfortunate acronyms, and included in the discussion along with Jimmy Eat World was Australian singer-songwriter Fraser A. Gorman. He makes his first appearance on the chart at #17 with a track from his latest record titled "Walking To Oman's".

The next several debuts were pretty hard to order but I eventually settled for this one on top of them. With a headstart courtesy of the ARIA chart, Drake now has 19 entries thanks to "Don't Matter To Me" featuring Michael Jackson at #38.

In quite the week for the young rapper, Rich Brian has his third entry at #40 with "Attention", a track that comes from a long lineage of songs that vaguely resemble "Mercy". Excluding Migos songs it's the 4th entry for Offset.

Captain Over appears to be the UK's answer to Claptone, in the one similarity that very little information is available about his/her/their background. This track though is a real banger. Featuring former Roll Deep member Trim is the clipping.-esque "Sick" at #43.

With a track that could easily pass as an ARIA hit but then people are too busy hearing what hot new track Ed Sheeran released 1.5 years ago, it's Baauer of "Harlem Shake" fame at #47 with his first entry "3AM". Also collaborating on the track for their first entries are rapper AJ Tracey and singer Jae Stephens.

There are plenty of Victorian bands that sound like this but the result here is hard to ignore. With their first entry is Neighbourhood Youth whose rocker "Stay Safe" comes in at #56.

Metric have had a strange history on my chart, achieving moderate success with 3 entries in 2012 before snagging a massive #1 in 2015 with "The Shade" and an excellent follow-up with "Too Bad, So Sad". At #82 is the band's sixth entry to date titled "Dark Saturday".

And sneaking in with some fuzzy rock is Tanukichan, who two years ago got a surprise #2-peaker with "Radiolove". Her second entry at #99 is titled "Lazy Love".

14311Rich BrianIntrovert (ft. Joji)
3363 Courtney BarnettCharity
45153 Rich Brianwatch out!
59145 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
62132 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
76812James BlakeDon't Miss It
87611The CartersAPESHIT
9848 GoldLinkGot Friends (ft. Miguel)
1011410 Jay RockWow Freestyle (ft. Kendrick Lamar)
1119211 IDLESDanny Nedelko
121079 InterpolThe Rover
1312612 Father John MistyThe Palace
1418514 HighasakiteElastic State of Mind
15131110 Jay RockWIN
1617813 Clean BanditSolo (ft. Demi Lovato)
17NEW117 Fraser A. GormanWalking To Oman's
18151616Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
1916173 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
201467 Money For RopeEarl Grey
21232417MigosStir Fry
2220616 NasAdam and Eve (ft. The-Dream)
23221812BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
2425208 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
2521123 The Lulu RaesThings Change
2630526 Father John MistyDisappointing Diamonds Are the Rarest of Them All
27331416 Rich The KidPlug Walk
2824218 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
2936229 The Babe RainbowSupermoon
3027327 DrakeNonstop
3149231 Honey HahsStop Him
3226122 High TropicsWait For You
3328192 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
3431526 bülowSAD AND BORED (ft. DUCKWRTH)
35291713 James BayPink Lemonade
36321617 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
3735335 Approachable Members of Your Local Community (Fuck You) I Love You
38NEW138 DrakeDon't Matter To Me (ft. Michael Jackson)
3938638 MigosWhite Sand (ft. Travis Scott, Ty Dolla $ign & Big Sean)
40NEW140 Rich BrianAttention (ft. Offset)
4137925 Beach HouseL'Inconnue
42401124 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
43NEW143 Captain OverSick (ft. Trim)
44391517 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
4557445 The KillsSteppin' Razor
4642742 Kanye WestYikes
47NEW147 Baauer, AJ Tracey & Jae Stephens3AM
4858248 Jo PassedMDM
493483 IceageHurrah
50411328 Unknown Mortal OrchestraEveryone Acts Crazy Nowadays
5144539 Soccer MommyYour Dog
5250225 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
5345632 KIDS SEE GHOSTSReborn
55461415 J. ColeATM
56NEW156 Neighbourhood YouthStay Safe
5747347 Amber MarkLove Me Right
58611958 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
5948143 SuperorganismNight Time
6089260 LulucHeist
6152637 KIDS SEE GHOSTSKids See Ghosts (ft. Yasiin Bey)
6254640 Father John MistyDate Night
63562112 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
64551128 Phantastic FernitureFuckin 'n' Rollin
65631133 FIDLARAlcohol
66601529 MigosGang Gang
67761915 NAVFreshman List
6862547 CisceroStay (ft. Devin Tracy)
6951637 Father John MistyHangout at the Gallows
7066366 Flight FacilitiesNeed You (ft. NÏKA)
7153155 Lykke Lideep end
7275272 Anna CalviDon't Beat the Girl Out of My Boy
73641239 Childish GambinoThis Is America
74652311 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
7559828 Pusha TIf You Know You Know
7669463 Yukon BlondeLove the Way You Are
7768958 The VoidzPyramid of Bones
7872552 MGMTShe Works Out Too Much
7967662 MigosSupastars
8085380 BlocBoy JBRover 2.0 (ft. 21 Savage)
81712011Django DjangoBeam Me Up
82NEW182 MetricDark Saturday
8380577 A$AP RockyPraise the Lord (Da Shine) (ft. Skepta)
84701430 Calvin Harris & Dua LipaOne Kiss
8573265 DrakeGod's Plan
86771730 GengahrBefore Sunrise
8774118 Now, NowMJ
88831247 Azealia BanksAnna Wintour
89811617 DrakeNice For What
9078856 Kanye WestGhost Town
91872020 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
9288205 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
9379371 Last DinosaursEleven
9494233 U.S. GirlsRosebud
9698205 Kendrick LamarDNA.
9782853 Leopard LakeOnly One
9884364 Tiny Little HousesEveryone Is
99NEW199 TanukichanLazy Love
100961231 CLEWSMuseum

86933 Tropical Fuck StormYou Let My Tyres Down
90290 Little DragonBest Friends
911352 The VaccinesI Can't Quit
92381 Parquet CourtsTotal Football
93474 Half WaifKeep It Out
95222 SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be Famous
993115JANEVAHumble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)
100222 Courtney BarnettNameless, Faceless
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 6/8/18
Edition No.456
Songs retire at 75 weeks

Two weeks at the top for the second best song ever involving an introvert behind the obvious Luke O'Dell classic.

Queenslanders Bleeding Knees Club are back in the chart after a six-year absence. They briefly charted for a week at #99 with "Nothing To Do" but they have instantly eclipsed that this week. "Kitchen" debuts at #7.

It's also quite an impressive jump for George Miller a.k.a. Joji. Ignoring the current #1, his first entry last year "Will He" spent just two weeks at the lower end of the chart. His third entry to date "Yeah Right" is unlucky not to debut in the top 10 coming in at #11.

Denzel Curry automatically wins the award for the worst stylising of album track names of all time with his latest LP, however judging by this track alone the music is far better. "BLACK BALLOONS l 13LACK 13ALLOONZ" features his and Twelve'len's first entries, and chart darling GoldLink makes it in for the 7th time. I have used the same symbol as that Kendrick album from a couple of years ago so hopefully my table pastes properly

I am really glad this has grown on me. A new band in the chart this week with Californian all-female quartet La Luz in at #25 with "California Finally".

A third entry for The Voidz and this was the track that I initially dismissed. "QYURRYUS" is somehow not the strangest song title from a debut this week in at #32.

English producer Riton has collaborated quite consistently with singer Kah-Lo, and this latest track has got me interested. "Ginger" is the first entry for both artists, coming in at #64.

My time with this track is similar but somewhat more drawn out than "QYURRYUS", after a couple of listens giving up on it and then coming back to it the next week to discover a bit of Stockholm syndrome taking place. Mitski quite randomly had a smash hit in 2016 with "Your Best American Girl" and she is finally back with "Nobody" at #79.

Out of the two albums from the Wyoming sessions I am yet to hear, the Nas LP is a much higher priority than the Teyana Taylor one. Nonetheless he now has just as many charters from it as "ye" and "KIDS SEE GHOSTS", as he has his second entry to date. "everything" features The-Dream and Kanye West and it's in at #85.

Rounding out the entries, another entry from the wonderful U.S. Girls record. Meghan Remy's fourth entry to date "Pearly Gates" sneaks in at #96.

11412Rich BrianIntrovert (ft. Joji)
35153 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
4373 Courtney BarnettCharity
54163 Rich Brianwatch out!
66142 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
7NEW17 Bleeding Knees ClubKitchen
83138 Honey HahsStop Him
97912James BlakeDon't Miss It
108711The CartersAPESHIT
11NEW111 JojiYeah Right
1214612 HighasakiteElastic State of Mind
13958 GoldLinkGot Friends (ft. Miguel)
1410510 Jay RockWow Freestyle (ft. Kendrick Lamar)
151289 InterpolThe Rover
1647216 Baauer, AJ Tracey & Jae Stephens3AM
1713712 Father John MistyThe Palace
1811311 IDLESDanny Nedelko
19NEW119 Denzel CurryBLACK BALLOONS l 13LACK 13ALLOONZ (ft. Twelve'len & GoldLink)
2017217 Fraser A. GormanWalking To Oman's
21151210 Jay RockWIN
22231912BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
2316913 Clean BanditSolo (ft. Demi Lovato)
24212517MigosStir Fry
25NEW125 La LuzCalifornia Finally
26181716Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
2724218 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
2840228 Rich BrianAttention (ft. Offset)
2943229 Captain OverSick (ft. Trim)
3022716 NasAdam and Eve (ft. The-Dream)
31271516 Rich The KidPlug Walk
32NEW132 The VoidzQYURRYUS
3319183 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
3426626 Father John MistyDisappointing Diamonds Are the Rarest of Them All
352077 Money For RopeEarl Grey
3625133 The Lulu RaesThings Change
3729329 The Babe RainbowSupermoon
3838238 DrakeDon't Matter To Me (ft. Michael Jackson)
3933202 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
4028228 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
41361717 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
4230427 DrakeNonstop
4332132 High TropicsWait For You
4439738 MigosWhite Sand (ft. Travis Scott, Ty Dolla $ign & Big Sean)
4548345 Jo PassedMDM
4634626 bülowSAD AND BORED (ft. DUCKWRTH)
47411025 Beach HouseL'Inconnue
48351813 James BayPink Lemonade
4937435 Approachable Members of Your Local Community (Fuck You) I Love You
50421224 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
5146842 Kanye WestYikes
52441617 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
53501428 Unknown Mortal OrchestraEveryone Acts Crazy Nowadays
54551515 J. ColeATM
5545545 The KillsSteppin' Razor
5660356 LulucHeist
5752235 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
5853732 KIDS SEE GHOSTSReborn
5951639 Soccer MommyYour Dog
60582058 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
614993 IceageHurrah
6257447 Amber MarkLove Me Right
63672015 NAVFreshman List
64NEW164 Riton & Kah-LoGinger
6556256 Neighbourhood YouthStay Safe
6669737 Father John MistyHangout at the Gallows
6783667 A$AP RockyPraise the Lord (Da Shine) (ft. Skepta)
6982269 MetricDark Saturday
7059153 SuperorganismNight Time
71661629 MigosGang Gang
72651233 FIDLARAlcohol
7362740 Father John MistyDate Night
7468647 CisceroStay (ft. Devin Tracy)
75641228 Phantastic FernitureFuckin 'n' Rollin
76731339 Childish GambinoThis Is America
77632212 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
7871165 Lykke Lideep end
79NEW179 MitskiNobody
8061737 KIDS SEE GHOSTSKids See Ghosts (ft. Yasiin Bey)
8170466 Flight FacilitiesNeed You (ft. NÏKA)
8279762 MigosSupastars
83771058 The VoidzPyramid of Bones
84742411 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
85NEW185 Naseverything (ft. The-Dream & Kanye West)
8680480 BlocBoy JBRover 2.0 (ft. 21 Savage)
8876563 Yukon BlondeLove the Way You Are
89841530 Calvin Harris & Dua LipaOne Kiss
9075928 Pusha TIf You Know You Know
91812111Django DjangoBeam Me Up
9272372 Anna CalviDon't Beat the Girl Out of My Boy
93861830 GengahrBefore Sunrise
9485275 DrakeGod's Plan
9578652 MGMTShe Works Out Too Much
96NEW196 U.S. GirlsPearly Gates
9792215 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
9896215 Kendrick LamarDNA.
99891717 DrakeNice For What
100881347 Azealia BanksAnna Wintour

87118 Now, NowMJ
90856 Kanye WestGhost Town
912020 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursLeave A Light On
93371 Last DinosaursEleven
94233 U.S. GirlsRosebud
97853 Leopard LakeOnly One
98364 Tiny Little HousesEveryone Is
99199 TanukichanLazy Love
1001231 CLEWSMuseum
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 13/8/18
Edition No.457
Songs retire at 75 weeks

Not since Warpaint's "So Good" 16 months ago has a song reclaimed its spot at #1. In fact, "LIFE" remains just the second 2018 song to achieve 3 or more weeks at #1, and Saba pushes Rich Brian from the top of the chart to protect that fact.

As it turns out, it is a rather huge week for the Chicago rapper. Saba achieves his second entry to date, featuring newbie theMIND, with the album opener "BUSY / SIRENS" at #4.

It continues to be a big year for Father John Misty, with the "God's Favorite Customer" easily being one of my favourite records this year. It has become his most successful album yet in terms of chart entries also, with "Please Don't Die" being his 7th this year, and 23rd overall. It comes in at #10.

A considerable portion of the internet this week have been losing their minds over the new Travis Scott album, for good reason too as it's pretty great. "SICKO MODE" at #15 features uncredited vocals from Drake and Swae Lee and it's a first solo entry for Travis after featuring in 4 different songs previously.

Up next is an Australian act that appear to have only released this one song, although admittedly I haven't looked very hard. murmurmur are at #39 with "Cable Car".

Copy that with Kira actually, although in this case they appear to be a duo from the UK. "If It Makes You Feel Better" is in at #44.

Just missing out on a top 50 debut is a group named Moaning. I had discovered far too late in the week that "Don't Go" was actually released late last year, but nevertheless it didn't stop them debuting at #53.

Not since Franz Ferdinand's "Blood" have I been this hyped for a remix album, understandable since alt-J's "RELAXER" was my favourite LP of 2017. The first of two remixes released thus far is Twin Shadow's version of "In Cold Blood" coming in at #57. Twin Shadow had not made the chart before, but it's the 8th entry for Pusha T and the 14th for alt-J.

Jack River a.k.a. Holly Rankin was a big winner out of the most recent Hottest 100, and now she comes into the chart for the first time with "Limo Song" at #64.

Another first-time Australian entrant this week is Mickey Kojak, with a song title that has also been used this year. "Get Out" is in at #70.

I forgot that it was actually last year when Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever briefly made the chart. Their second entry "Talking Straight" makes their highest peak yet at #74.

Now with two singles under his belt this year, another entry for Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs. "Don't You Forget About Me" is his 14th entry in at #95.

So far each of Nicki Minaj's entries have failed to break out of the bottom quarter of the chart but she has her fourth entry to fix that. "Bed" comes in at #96, the third entry for the featured Ariana Grande.

23162 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
31512Rich BrianIntrovert (ft. Joji)
4NEW14 SabaBUSY / SIRENS (ft. theMIND)
5845 Honey HahsStop Him
61926 Denzel CurryBLACK BALLOONS l 13LACK 13ALLOONZ (ft. Twelve'len & GoldLink)
72527 La LuzCalifornia Finally
83228 The VoidzQYURRYUS
95173 Rich Brianwatch out!
10NEW110 Father John MistyPlease Don't Die
116152 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
1211211 JojiYeah Right
1356413 LulucHeist
14727 Bleeding Knees ClubKitchen
15NEW115 Travis ScottSICKO MODE
16483 Courtney BarnettCharity
1716316 Baauer, AJ Tracey & Jae Stephens3AM
1891012James BlakeDon't Miss It
1912712 HighasakiteElastic State of Mind
2010811The CartersAPESHIT
2114610 Jay RockWow Freestyle (ft. Kendrick Lamar)
221599 InterpolThe Rover
231368 GoldLinkGot Friends (ft. Miguel)
2417812 Father John MistyThe Palace
2520317 Fraser A. GormanWalking To Oman's
26211310 Jay RockWIN
2718411 IDLESDanny Nedelko
28222012BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
2930816 NasAdam and Eve (ft. The-Dream)
30231013 Clean BanditSolo (ft. Demi Lovato)
31242617MigosStir Fry
3227228 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
3328328 Rich BrianAttention (ft. Offset)
34261816Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
3529329 Captain OverSick (ft. Trim)
36311616 Rich The KidPlug Walk
3734726 Father John MistyDisappointing Diamonds Are the Rarest of Them All
3839212 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
39NEW139 murmurmurCable Car
4033193 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
4145441 Jo PassedMDM
4237429 The Babe RainbowSupermoon
4340238 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
44NEW144 KiraIf It Makes You Feel Better
45632115 NAVFreshman List
4638338 DrakeDon't Matter To Me (ft. Michael Jackson)
4736143 The Lulu RaesThings Change
48411817 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
4943142 High TropicsWait For You
5064250 Riton & Kah-LoGinger
513587 Money For RopeEarl Grey
5244838 MigosWhite Sand (ft. Travis Scott, Ty Dolla $ign & Big Sean)
53NEW153 MoaningDon't Go
5449535 Approachable Members of Your Local Community (Fuck You) I Love You
55481913 James BayPink Lemonade
5646726 bülowSAD AND BORED (ft. DUCKWRTH)
57NEW157 alt-JIn Cold Blood (ft. Pusha T) [Twin Shadow version]
5842527 DrakeNonstop
5951942 Kanye WestYikes
60501324 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
61541615 J. ColeATM
6257245 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
63521717 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
64NEW164 Jack RiverLimo Song
6555645 The KillsSteppin' Razor
66531528 Unknown Mortal OrchestraEveryone Acts Crazy Nowadays
6758832 KIDS SEE GHOSTSReborn
6879268 MitskiNobody
6959739 Soccer MommyYour Dog
70NEW170 Mickey KojakGet Out
71602158 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
72471125 Beach HouseL'Inconnue
7369369 MetricDark Saturday
74NEW174 Rolling Blackouts Coastal FeverTalking Straight
7667767 A$AP RockyPraise the Lord (Da Shine) (ft. Skepta)
7761103 IceageHurrah
78721333 FIDLARAlcohol
7986579 BlocBoy JBRover 2.0 (ft. 21 Savage)
8065356 Neighbourhood YouthStay Safe
81711729 MigosGang Gang
8262547 Amber MarkLove Me Right
8370163 SuperorganismNight Time
84761439 Childish GambinoThis Is America
8566837 Father John MistyHangout at the Gallows
8681566 Flight FacilitiesNeed You (ft. NÏKA)
87751328 Phantastic FernitureFuckin 'n' Rollin
8873840 Father John MistyDate Night
8980837 KIDS SEE GHOSTSKids See Ghosts (ft. Yasiin Bey)
9082862 MigosSupastars
9185285 Naseverything (ft. The-Dream & Kanye West)
93772312 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
9478175 Lykke Lideep end
95NEW195 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursDon't You Forget About Me
96NEW196 Nicki MinajBed (ft. Ariana Grande)
9794285 DrakeGod's Plan
9898225 Kendrick LamarDNA.
9974747 CisceroStay (ft. Devin Tracy)
100842511 Sarah BlaskoA Shot

831058 The VoidzPyramid of Bones
88563 Yukon BlondeLove the Way You Are
891530 Calvin Harris & Dua LipaOne Kiss
90928 Pusha TIf You Know You Know
912111Django DjangoBeam Me Up
92372 Anna CalviDon't Beat the Girl Out of My Boy
931830 GengahrBefore Sunrise
95652 MGMTShe Works Out Too Much
96196 U.S. GirlsPearly Gates
97215 Courtney BarnettNeed a Little Time
991717 DrakeNice For What
1001347 Azealia BanksAnna Wintour
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 20/8/18
Edition No.458
Songs retire at 75 weeks

2018 has officially upped its game. After last week brought about drastic change in the top 20, this week we see some new movers taking the mantle. Well, not entirely new, as Saba is still #1, just instead with "BUSY / SIRENS". The Voidz are a close #2 with "QYURRYUS", with Denzel Curry not far behind.

It has been a fair while since Max Frost's iconic a-c hit "White Lies" but now he has his second entry. And it's far higher already too, with "Eleven Days" coming in at #14.

Another second-timer with Middle Kids finally breaking their one-hit wonder status on the chart. "Don't Be Hiding" comes in at #25.

The chart isn't doing justice just how much I am enjoying the new Voidz record, but this at least goes some way. One of the most memorable cuts from it, "Permanent High School" is the band's fourth entry in at #28.

This sounds like the most FIFA-video-game-core thing of 2018 so far, so don't be surprised if in a month's time it's on the new soundtrack tbh. Canadian duo Bob Moses are in at #41 with "Back Down".

Two first timers in a row but this time a group I've known about for longer than 5 days. UK collective Jungle are soon to release their second album and this cut is their best yet. "Heavy, California" comes in at #46.

And maybe collateral from all the times I've listened to "watch out!" lately, we have a banger with a similar but less overwhelming energy. Since he smashed 2014/2015 with eight entries, of course including huge hit "Shitsville", Indiana rapper Freddie Gibbs has been completely silent on the chart, but now he has returned. At #63 is a cut from his latest mixtape entitled "Weight".

oh and wd alt-J

14211SabaBUSY / SIRENS (ft. theMIND)
2832 The VoidzQYURRYUS
3633 Denzel CurryBLACK BALLOONS l 13LACK 13ALLOONZ (ft. Twelve'len & GoldLink)
51025 Father John MistyPlease Don't Die
6736 La LuzCalifornia Finally
7555 Honey HahsStop Him
82172 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
91529 Travis ScottSICKO MODE
103612Rich BrianIntrovert (ft. Joji)
1113511 LulucHeist
1217412 Baauer, AJ Tracey & Jae Stephens3AM
139183 Rich Brianwatch out!
14NEW114 Max FrostEleven Days
1512311 JojiYeah Right
161437 Bleeding Knees ClubKitchen
1711162 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
181693 Courtney BarnettCharity
1920911The CartersAPESHIT
20181112James BlakeDon't Miss It
2133421 Rich BrianAttention (ft. Offset)
2222109 InterpolThe Rover
2319812 HighasakiteElastic State of Mind
2421710 Jay RockWow Freestyle (ft. Kendrick Lamar)
25NEW125 Middle KidsDon't Be Hiding
2624912 Father John MistyThe Palace
2757227 alt-JIn Cold Blood (ft. Pusha T) [Twin Shadow version]
28NEW128 The VoidzPermanent High School
2925417 Fraser A. GormanWalking To Oman's
302378 GoldLinkGot Friends (ft. Miguel)
3135429 Captain OverSick (ft. Trim)
32261410 Jay RockWIN
33282112BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
3429916 NasAdam and Eve (ft. The-Dream)
35312717MigosStir Fry
36591036 Kanye WestYikes
3744237 KiraIf It Makes You Feel Better
3827511 IDLESDanny Nedelko
3932238 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
40301113 Clean BanditSolo (ft. Demi Lovato)
41NEW141 Bob MosesBack Down
4242529 The Babe RainbowSupermoon
4339239 murmurmurCable Car
44341916Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
4538222 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
46NEW146 JungleHeavy, California
4737826 Father John MistyDisappointing Diamonds Are the Rarest of Them All
48361716 Rich The KidPlug Walk
4941541 Jo PassedMDM
50452215 NAVFreshman List
5140203 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
5247153 The Lulu RaesThings Change
5343248 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
5449152 High TropicsWait For You
5550350 Riton & Kah-LoGinger
5646438 DrakeDon't Matter To Me (ft. Michael Jackson)
5754635 Approachable Members of Your Local Community (Fuck You) I Love You
5852938 MigosWhite Sand (ft. Travis Scott, Ty Dolla $ign & Big Sean)
59481917 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
6053253 MoaningDon't Go
6165745 The KillsSteppin' Razor
62552013 James BayPink Lemonade
63NEW163 Freddie GibbsWeight
645197 Money For RopeEarl Grey
6568365 MitskiNobody
6656826 bülowSAD AND BORED (ft. DUCKWRTH)
6762255 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
68601424 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
69611715 J. ColeATM
7064264 Jack RiverLimo Song
7158627 DrakeNonstop
7276867 A$AP RockyPraise the Lord (Da Shine) (ft. Skepta)
7389937 KIDS SEE GHOSTSKids See Ghosts (ft. Yasiin Bey)
74661628 Unknown Mortal OrchestraEveryone Acts Crazy Nowadays
7570270 Mickey KojakGet Out
76712258 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
77631817 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
7874274 Rolling Blackouts Coastal FeverTalking Straight
79721225 Beach HouseL'Inconnue
8069839 Soccer MommyYour Dog
8167932 KIDS SEE GHOSTSReborn
8273469 MetricDark Saturday
8379679 BlocBoy JBRover 2.0 (ft. 21 Savage)
8477113 IceageHurrah
85841539 Childish GambinoThis Is America
86781433 FIDLARAlcohol
8883173 SuperorganismNight Time
8986666 Flight FacilitiesNeed You (ft. NÏKA)
9096290 Nicki MinajBed (ft. Ariana Grande)
9182647 Amber MarkLove Me Right
9288940 Father John MistyDate Night
93871428 Phantastic FernitureFuckin 'n' Rollin
9490962 MigosSupastars
9598235 Kendrick LamarDNA.
9694185 Lykke Lideep end
9780456 Neighbourhood YouthStay Safe
98811829 MigosGang Gang
9991385 Naseverything (ft. The-Dream & Kanye West)
10085937 Father John MistyHangout at the Gallows

927511alt-J3WW [RETIRED]
932312 Tiny Little HousesShort Hair
95195 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursDon't You Forget About Me
97285 DrakeGod's Plan
99747 CisceroStay (ft. Devin Tracy)
1002511 Sarah BlaskoA Shot
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 27/8/18
Edition No.459
Songs retire at 75 weeks

Saba comes out on top again with "BUSY / SIRENS" for the second week at #1, just ahead of The Voidz and a new peak for Father John Misty.

La Luz's latest album really took my attention this past week and it shows in the debuts here. The one with the riff "Mean Dream" is in at #13, and the one with the organ "Cicada" is in at #15. A little lower we also have album closer "Don't Leave Me on the Earth" at #38, making it 4 entries in total for the band.

In amongst it though is another band I've not heard of until very recently. Seaside are apparently Aussie, which is always cool, but even cooler is that "Golden Girl" is their first entry at #34.

The latest Death Grips album is such a buzzkill for me tbh, but I really enjoy this particular cut. Unlike anything I've ever heard from them, "Hahaha" is the experimental rap group's fifth entry to date, in at #44.

From the makers of "Rack City" and "T-Shirt" comes this incredibly nuanced baroque pop ballad with a wicked harp solo. In all seriousness though, "Rack City" was a song that perhaps was just a less refined idea compared to many of the Migos songs that have populated my chart in recent months. Tyga is in the chart for the first time with "Taste" at #51, and not including Migos songs it's the 5th for Offset.

Courtney Barnett has cracked the top 5 with each of her previous 4 entries this year, so it's fair to say there's a lot for "Sunday Roast" to live up to. Her 13th entry to date is in at #62.

It's nearly 8 years to the day that Ball Park Music first graced my chart and next week I get to see them live for the first time. "Hands Off My Body" is their 10th entry to date at #68.

And since it's been a very long time since we've heard from these guys (where have they been?!??), Migos have their 10th entry to date at #74 with "Narcos".

In a matter of weeks Ariana Grande's chart entries have doubled in quantity, with 4th entry to date "God is a woman" in at #84.

Now for another alt-J remix track. The Alchemist and Trooko team up for "Deadcrush" which features some killer flow from Danny Brown, and it's in at #88.

I was unsure if anything from George Ezra's latest record would get close to the chart but here is his third entry so far. "Shotgun" is in at #90.

its perhaps unfortunate that billie eilish was merely places away from making my eoy last year but she certainly has a chance to improve on that this year and this week you should see me in a crown is in at number 93 yay

11312SabaBUSY / SIRENS (ft. theMIND)
2242 The VoidzQYURRYUS
3533 Father John MistyPlease Don't Die
4343 Denzel CurryBLACK BALLOONS l 13LACK 13ALLOONZ (ft. Twelve'len & GoldLink)
5645 La LuzCalifornia Finally
7765 Honey HahsStop Him
8938 Travis ScottSICKO MODE
91169 LulucHeist
108182 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
1110712Rich BrianIntrovert (ft. Joji)
1237312 KiraIf It Makes You Feel Better
13NEW113 La LuzMean Dream
1412512 Baauer, AJ Tracey & Jae Stephens3AM
15NEW115 La LuzCicada
1614214 Max FrostEleven Days
1727317 alt-JIn Cold Blood (ft. Pusha T) [Twin Shadow version]
1821518 Rich BrianAttention (ft. Offset)
191647 Bleeding Knees ClubKitchen
2015411 JojiYeah Right
2113193 Rich Brianwatch out!
22191011The CartersAPESHIT
2325223 Middle KidsDon't Be Hiding
2417172 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
2522119 InterpolThe Rover
2628226 The VoidzPermanent High School
27201212James BlakeDon't Miss It
2831528 Captain OverSick (ft. Trim)
2918103 Courtney BarnettCharity
3024810 Jay RockWow Freestyle (ft. Kendrick Lamar)
31261012 Father John MistyThe Palace
3223912 HighasakiteElastic State of Mind
3346233 JungleHeavy, California
34NEW134 SeasideGolden Girl
3529517 Fraser A. GormanWalking To Oman's
36321510 Jay RockWIN
37332212BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
38NEW138 La LuzDon't Leave Me on the Earth
393088 GoldLinkGot Friends (ft. Miguel)
40352817MigosStir Fry
41361136 Kanye WestYikes
42341016 NasAdam and Eve (ft. The-Dream)
4339248 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
44NEW144 Death GripsHahaha
45442016Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
4642629 The Babe RainbowSupermoon
47401213 Clean BanditSolo (ft. Demi Lovato)
4838611 IDLESDanny Nedelko
4945232 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
5047926 Father John MistyDisappointing Diamonds Are the Rarest of Them All
51NEW151 TygaTaste (ft. Offset)
52502315 NAVFreshman List
5343339 murmurmurCable Car
54481816 Rich The KidPlug Walk
5541241 Bob MosesBack Down
5654162 High TropicsWait For You
5760353 MoaningDon't Go
5857735 Approachable Members of Your Local Community (Fuck You) I Love You
5963259 Freddie GibbsWeight
6049641 Jo PassedMDM
6152163 The Lulu RaesThings Change
62NEW162 Courtney BarnettSunday Roast
6353258 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
6455450 Riton & Kah-LoGinger
65592017 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
6651213 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
6761845 The KillsSteppin' Razor
68NEW168 Ball Park MusicHands Off My Body
6965465 MitskiNobody
7056538 DrakeDon't Matter To Me (ft. Michael Jackson)
71581038 MigosWhite Sand (ft. Travis Scott, Ty Dolla $ign & Big Sean)
7266926 bülowSAD AND BORED (ft. DUCKWRTH)
73681524 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
74NEW174 MigosNarcos
7567265 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
7672967 A$AP RockyPraise the Lord (Da Shine) (ft. Skepta)
77622113 James BayPink Lemonade
7864107 Money For RopeEarl Grey
7970364 Jack RiverLimo Song
80762358 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
8190381 Nicki MinajBed (ft. Ariana Grande)
8278374 Rolling Blackouts Coastal FeverTalking Straight
83741728 Unknown Mortal OrchestraEveryone Acts Crazy Nowadays
84NEW184 Ariana GrandeGod is a woman
8571727 DrakeNonstop
86811032 KIDS SEE GHOSTSReborn
87691815 J. ColeATM
88NEW188 alt-JDeadcrush (ft. Danny Brown) [Alchemist x Trooko version]
89771917 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
90NEW190 George EzraShotgun
91731037 KIDS SEE GHOSTSKids See Ghosts (ft. Yasiin Bey)
9283779 BlocBoy JBRover 2.0 (ft. 21 Savage)
93NEW193 Billie Eilishyou should see me in a crown
9482569 MetricDark Saturday
9591747 Amber MarkLove Me Right
96851639 Childish GambinoThis Is America
9780939 Soccer MommyYour Dog
9875370 Mickey KojakGet Out
99791325 Beach HouseL'Inconnue
10088183 SuperorganismNight Time

84113 IceageHurrah
861433 FIDLARAlcohol
89666 Flight FacilitiesNeed You (ft. NÏKA)
92940 Father John MistyDate Night
931428 Phantastic FernitureFuckin 'n' Rollin
94962 MigosSupastars
95235 Kendrick LamarDNA.
96185 Lykke Lideep end
97456 Neighbourhood YouthStay Safe
981829 MigosGang Gang
99385 Naseverything (ft. The-Dream & Kanye West)
100937 Father John MistyHangout at the Gallows
So long since I last commented Great to see Love Me Right, Ginger, Nobody, Heavy, California, God is a woman and you should see me in a crown debut since I last commented. Hopefully Heavy, California can continue its rise in future charts.
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 3/9/18
Edition No.460
Songs retire at 75 weeks

A third week at #1 for Saba with "BUSY / SIRENS", and poor The Voidz remain stuck at #2 with "QYURRYUS". La Luz achieve a new peak of #3 with "California Finally" continuing its gradual climb.

This week is prolific with album tracks debuting, as there has been no shortage of solid albums for me to spin in recent weeks. The first debut is the 5th entry from The Voidz, with the six-piece coming in at #25 with "Pink Ocean".
I hope that Ball Park Music have some H100 success this year but I'm guessing I won't need to hope very hard. "The Perfect Life Does Not Exist" is a solid cut in at #27.

It has taken La Luz just 5 weeks to amass 5 entries, without looking this would definitely be a 2018 record. And with the other 4 all within the top 15 at the moment, "My Golden One" debuts at just #36 but clearly has the potential to join its counterparts.

The album track preceding this was a decent chart hit earlier in 2018, with the relevance being that said track declared at the end that the next song is "Freebird II". It becomes their 10th entry to date in at #43.

Chart veterans Deep Sea Arcade have a new track which is always exciting, and hopefully a possible LP is on the way to follow up 2012's "Outlands". In at #50 is the band's 18th entry to date "Outlaw".

A group with more recent success on the chart is of course BROCKHAMPTON, with anticipation of their new LP coming soon. "1998 TRUMAN" is in at #67, their lowest peak of their 5 entries so far.

A second Ball Park Music entry for the day which brings them up to 12 in total. Judging on the song title I expected this would be far more raucous like much of their early work, but nonetheless it's definitely a "Good Mood" highlight". At #72 it's "I Am a Dog".

I've finally recalled the difference between this and "Wolfie" so that's sufficient for me to give this an entry. Golden Features has made the chart just once before, with 2015 #74-peaker "No One", and this time he enlists the help of singer Rromarin for "Woodcut", which enters at #81.

I was rather surprised when I learnt that Genesis Owusu hails from Canberra, as it hasn't exactly been a hotbed for chart entries, let alone in hip hop. Nonetheless, we've heard from Vallis Alps, Blanke, Moaning Lisa and Young Monks this year, and now Genesis is in at #95 with "awomen amen".

Rapper Kwasi and producer HFNR both hail from Melbourne, and have collaborated on at least a few tracks so far. They call upon the help of Allday and Gracelands for their new release "Aura Glow" which is in at #98. Only Allday has made the chart before, with the mono mono mono classic several years back.

11413SabaBUSY / SIRENS (ft. theMIND)
2252 The VoidzQYURRYUS
3553 La LuzCalifornia Finally
4343 Father John MistyPlease Don't Die
5453 Denzel CurryBLACK BALLOONS l 13LACK 13ALLOONZ (ft. Twelve'len & GoldLink)
6846 Travis ScottSICKO MODE
7775 Honey HahsStop Him
91529 La LuzCicada
10979 LulucHeist
1112411 KiraIf It Makes You Feel Better
1217412 alt-JIn Cold Blood (ft. Pusha T) [Twin Shadow version]
1313213 La LuzMean Dream
1410192 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
1538215 La LuzDon't Leave Me on the Earth
1611812Rich BrianIntrovert (ft. Joji)
1716314 Max FrostEleven Days
1814612 Baauer, AJ Tracey & Jae Stephens3AM
191957 Bleeding Knees ClubKitchen
2051220 TygaTaste (ft. Offset)
2126321 The VoidzPermanent High School
2223322 Middle KidsDon't Be Hiding
2318618 Rich BrianAttention (ft. Offset)
24221111The CartersAPESHIT
25NEW125 The VoidzPink Ocean
2628626 Captain OverSick (ft. Trim)
27NEW127 Ball Park MusicThe Perfect Life Does Not Exist
2820511 JojiYeah Right
2921203 Rich Brianwatch out!
3034230 SeasideGolden Girl
3125129 InterpolThe Rover
3224182 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
33271312James BlakeDon't Miss It
3433333 JungleHeavy, California
3530910 Jay RockWow Freestyle (ft. Kendrick Lamar)
36NEW136 La LuzMy Golden One
3729113 Courtney BarnettCharity
3844238 Death GripsHahaha
39311112 Father John MistyThe Palace
40372312BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
41402917MigosStir Fry
42321012 HighasakiteElastic State of Mind
43NEW143 Parquet CourtsFreebird II
44361610 Jay RockWIN
45411236 Kanye WestYikes
4668246 Ball Park MusicHands Off My Body
4735617 Fraser A. GormanWalking To Oman's
48421116 NasAdam and Eve (ft. The-Dream)
49501026 Father John MistyDisappointing Diamonds Are the Rarest of Them All
50NEW150 Deep Sea ArcadeOutlaw
5143258 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
5246729 The Babe RainbowSupermoon
533998 GoldLinkGot Friends (ft. Miguel)
5449242 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
55452116Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
56522415 NAVFreshman List
57541916 Rich The KidPlug Walk
5860741 Jo PassedMDM
5955341 Bob MosesBack Down
6048711 IDLESDanny Nedelko
6159359 Freddie GibbsWeight
62471313 Clean BanditSolo (ft. Demi Lovato)
6353439 murmurmurCable Car
6458835 Approachable Members of Your Local Community (Fuck You) I Love You
6561173 The Lulu RaesThings Change
6656172 High TropicsWait For You
6862262 Courtney BarnettSunday Roast
6957453 MoaningDon't Go
70652117 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
7164550 Riton & Kah-LoGinger
72NEW172 Ball Park MusicI Am a Dog
7363268 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
74711138 MigosWhite Sand (ft. Travis Scott, Ty Dolla $ign & Big Sean)
7570638 DrakeDon't Matter To Me (ft. Michael Jackson)
7667945 The KillsSteppin' Razor
7766223 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
7875275 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
79731624 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
8069565 MitskiNobody
81NEW181 Golden FeaturesWoodcut
82772213 James BayPink Lemonade
8374274 MigosNarcos
8481481 Nicki MinajBed (ft. Ariana Grande)
85721026 bülowSAD AND BORED (ft. DUCKWRTH)
8690286 George EzraShotgun
8779464 Jack RiverLimo Song
8878117 Money For RopeEarl Grey
89761067 A$AP RockyPraise the Lord (Da Shine) (ft. Skepta)
9084284 Ariana GrandeGod is a woman
91831828 Unknown Mortal OrchestraEveryone Acts Crazy Nowadays
92802458 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
9385827 DrakeNonstop
9493293 Billie Eilishyou should see me in a crown
95NEW195 Genesis Owusuawomen amen
9682474 Rolling Blackouts Coastal FeverTalking Straight
97861132 KIDS SEE GHOSTSReborn
98NEW198 Kwasi & HFNRAura Glow (ft. Allday & Gracelands)
9988288 alt-JDeadcrush (ft. Danny Brown) [Alchemist x Trooko version]
10092879 BlocBoy JBRover 2.0 (ft. 21 Savage)

871815 J. ColeATM
891917 Melody's Echo ChamberBreathe In, Breathe Out
911037 KIDS SEE GHOSTSKids See Ghosts (ft. Yasiin Bey)
94569 MetricDark Saturday
95747 Amber MarkLove Me Right
961639 Childish GambinoThis Is America
97939 Soccer MommyYour Dog
98370 Mickey KojakGet Out
991325 Beach HouseL'Inconnue
100183 SuperorganismNight Time
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 10/9/18
Edition No.461
Songs retire at 75 weeks

Four weeks now for Saba who continues to outlast an excellent field. Admittedly I need to get onto both the Denzel Curry and Honey Hahs LPs, but now the top 5 is made up from 5 of my favourite albums thus far this year.

Last week I saw Ball Park Music live and they opened with "The End Times", and it was just wonderful. I wasn't as keen on it at the start of the year but it becomes their 13th entry to date at #19.

I had to think about what cut to chart next from the Travis Scott LP because there are many decent choices. I've settled on "HOUSTONFORNICATION" which is his 6th entry to date, in at #26.

I can barely remember what Thom Yorke's last album sounded like, probably should revisit it when I have time. His third entry (not including Radiohead songs) "Suspirium" comes in at #33.

Quite the surprise that Santigold makes the chart for just the second time today, following up her feature on A$AP Rocky's 2014 banger "Hell". I have enjoyed the odd track from her in the past and "Run the Road" comes in at #39.

English punk rockers IDLES have enjoyed a rebound with "Danny Nedelko" this week and at the same time I've discovered that this next track is similarly solid. "Great" is their second entry to date in at #44.

I've gone back on my word! It was always a chance with Loud Luxury's "Body" which has been simmering for a while. Sure it's old, but I couldn't leave it out and it's in at #53.

This next Voidz track is a massive clash of ideas that just shouldn't work. A strange lo-fi pseudo-"Idioteque" beat that envelopes a Strokes-esque surf rock riff makes "Wink" very memorable indeed. 2018 is going very well for them with this entry at #58 being their 6th.

So there's a lot that can be said, but for now I'll just say that it's here. 6ix9ine comes in at #63 with "FEFE", his & Murda Beatz's first entry, but Nicki Minaj's 5th.

Of course there had to be a song to ruin Saba's perfect record of number one hits, but then again it could be another chance to extend it. "PROM / KING" is his third entry in at #66.

Another artist that has made #1 is Plague Vendor. They released one of 2014's most unique records fronted by the #1 hit "Black Sap Scriptures". After a couple of low-key entries two years ago, they are back for their 7th entry. At #74 is the energetic "I Only Speak In Friction".

This just sounds so effortless and the result is a melody that is surprisingly soothing. Two years after their #48-peaker "Pain", LVL UP are back in the chart at #77 with "Orchard".

I am definitely here for a new Cloud Nothings album, which apparently will be upon us next month. "The Echo of the World" is the first teaser track from it, their 8th entry to date in at #87.

2011 was when we first heard from Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears on the chart with "Mustang Ranch". Two years later he (sans the Honeybears moniker) snuck into my EOY with "Skulldiggin" but we've had a bit of a gap since then. At #94 it's a song that has nothing to do with King Gizzard & The Lizard or Migos, titled "Culture Vulture".

11514SabaBUSY / SIRENS (ft. theMIND)
2362 La LuzCalifornia Finally
3262 The VoidzQYURRYUS
4654 Travis ScottSICKO MODE
5453 Father John MistyPlease Don't Die
6563 Denzel CurryBLACK BALLOONS l 13LACK 13ALLOONZ (ft. Twelve'len & GoldLink)
7785 Honey HahsStop Him
8938 La LuzCicada
91159 KiraIf It Makes You Feel Better
1015310 La LuzDon't Leave Me on the Earth
121089 LulucHeist
1312512 alt-JIn Cold Blood (ft. Pusha T) [Twin Shadow version]
1427214 Ball Park MusicThe Perfect Life Does Not Exist
1513313 La LuzMean Dream
1620316 TygaTaste (ft. Offset)
1721417 The VoidzPermanent High School
1814202 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
19NEW119 Ball Park MusicThe End Times
2022420 Middle KidsDon't Be Hiding
2116912Rich BrianIntrovert (ft. Joji)
2218712 Baauer, AJ Tracey & Jae Stephens3AM
2317414 Max FrostEleven Days
2460811 IDLESDanny Nedelko
251967 Bleeding Knees ClubKitchen
2725225 The VoidzPink Ocean
2823718 Rich BrianAttention (ft. Offset)
2930329 SeasideGolden Girl
30241211The CartersAPESHIT
3138331 Death GripsHahaha
3226726 Captain OverSick (ft. Trim)
33NEW133 Thom YorkeSuspirium
3429213 Rich Brianwatch out!
3531139 InterpolThe Rover
3646336 Ball Park MusicHands Off My Body
3736236 La LuzMy Golden One
3828611 JojiYeah Right
39NEW139 SantigoldRun the Road
4034433 JungleHeavy, California
4132192 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
42351010 Jay RockWow Freestyle (ft. Kendrick Lamar)
4343243 Parquet CourtsFreebird II
44NEW144 IDLESGreat
45331412James BlakeDon't Miss It
46413017MigosStir Fry
47391212 Father John MistyThe Palace
4850248 Deep Sea ArcadeOutlaw
49402412BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
5037123 Courtney BarnettCharity
51441710 Jay RockWIN
52421112 HighasakiteElastic State of Mind
53NEW153 Loud LuxuryBody (ft. brando)
5451268 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
55481216 NasAdam and Eve (ft. The-Dream)
56451336 Kanye WestYikes
5754252 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
58NEW158 The VoidzWink
59491126 Father John MistyDisappointing Diamonds Are the Rarest of Them All
61552216Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
62562515 NAVFreshman List
63NEW163 6ix9ineFEFE (ft. Nicki Minaj & Murda Beatz)
6452829 The Babe RainbowSupermoon
6547717 Fraser A. GormanWalking To Oman's
66NEW166 SabaPROM / KING
6761459 Freddie GibbsWeight
6853108 GoldLinkGot Friends (ft. Miguel)
69572016 Rich The KidPlug Walk
7059441 Bob MosesBack Down
7163539 murmurmurCable Car
7258841 Jo PassedMDM
7365183 The Lulu RaesThings Change
74NEW174 Plague VendorI Only Speak In Friction
75621413 Clean BanditSolo (ft. Demi Lovato)
76702217 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
77NEW177 LVL UPOrchard
7872272 Ball Park MusicI Am a Dog
7966182 High TropicsWait For You
8064935 Approachable Members of Your Local Community (Fuck You) I Love You
8168362 Courtney BarnettSunday Roast
82761045 The KillsSteppin' Razor
83741238 MigosWhite Sand (ft. Travis Scott, Ty Dolla $ign & Big Sean)
8471650 Riton & Kah-LoGinger
8573278 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
8681281 Golden FeaturesWoodcut
87NEW187 Cloud NothingsThe Echo of the World
8886386 George EzraShotgun
8969553 MoaningDon't Go
9083374 MigosNarcos
91791724 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
9278285 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
9377233 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
94NEW194 Black Joe Lewis & The HoneybearsCulture Vulture
95822313 James BayPink Lemonade
9684581 Nicki MinajBed (ft. Ariana Grande)
9790384 Ariana GrandeGod is a woman
9895295 Genesis Owusuawomen amen
9975738 DrakeDon't Matter To Me (ft. Michael Jackson)
100851126 bülowSAD AND BORED (ft. DUCKWRTH)

80565 MitskiNobody
87464 Jack RiverLimo Song
88117 Money For RopeEarl Grey
891067 A$AP RockyPraise the Lord (Da Shine) (ft. Skepta)
911828 Unknown Mortal OrchestraEveryone Acts Crazy Nowadays
922458 Approachable Members of Your Local Community Semiotic Vision
93827 DrakeNonstop
94293 Billie Eilishyou should see me in a crown
96474 Rolling Blackouts Coastal FeverTalking Straight
971132 KIDS SEE GHOSTSReborn
98198 Kwasi & HFNRAura Glow (ft. Allday & Gracelands)
99288 alt-JDeadcrush (ft. Danny Brown) [Alchemist x Trooko version]
100879 BlocBoy JBRover 2.0 (ft. 21 Savage)
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 17/9/18
Edition No.462
Songs retire at 75 weeks

It was a lot closer this week but Saba remains at #1.

It's worth noting that in 2 of the previous 3 charts we had a year-record 13 debuts, this week we drop to 9. Kicking off we have Ayo & Teo, who are dancers before they are rappers apparently, and the most I can say is this is definitely a song that can be danced to. Their first entry, and the second for Lil Yachty, is "Ay3" at #11.

I should certainly be listening to more Kurt Vile as this sounds like several The War On Drugs songs blended together, which is no surprise, and is also interesting given the length also reminds me of "Under The Pressure". Vile follows up his 2015 #4-peaker "Pretty Pimpin" with the lovely "Bassackwards" at #25.

I wasn't sure if this was the usual sound for The Money War but it turns out that this is far more Beach Housey than their past tracks. "Hollywood" is the duo's second entry to date at #37.

I don't care how much of a buzzkill I am for not liking the band name Rainbow Kitten Surprise, mainly because this track is pretty hard to not dig. The American band's first entry "Fever Pitch" is in at #43.

Just last year we first heard on the chart from Oh Sees who have had nearly as many band name changes as albums, but the band today has its second entry. A far less garagey effort than #59-peaker "The Static God", the four-piece have already achieved a better peak with "C" coming at #49.

Olympia in the space of a year had three massive hits on my chart between 2015-2016 and now she is back. Her lowest debut position to date, "Star City" is her 4th entry at #68.

I was among the first people to ever hear this live, with San Cisco releasing new single "When I Dream" hours before I saw them play it in their set. They wear their influences on their sleeve even more than usual in this track, but they deliver it with such conviction that it matters very little. The band's 9th entry to date is in at #73.

I think this is the TEEDs I loved back in 2012 & desperately wanted back in 2018 but it is taking its time to grow on me. At #82 is the 15th entry from Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, titled "Body Move".

And lastly it's a second entry for Guerilla Toss after an entry last year. It's "Meteorological" cut from their new album at #90.

11615SabaBUSY / SIRENS (ft. theMIND)
2272 La LuzCalifornia Finally
3463 Travis ScottSICKO MODE
4372 The VoidzQYURRYUS
5673 Denzel CurryBLACK BALLOONS l 13LACK 13ALLOONZ (ft. Twelve'len & GoldLink)
6966 KiraIf It Makes You Feel Better
7847 La LuzCicada
8563 Father John MistyPlease Don't Die
91049 La LuzDon't Leave Me on the Earth
10795 Honey HahsStop Him
11NEW111 Ayo & Teo & Lil YachtyAy3
131299 LulucHeist
1416414 TygaTaste (ft. Offset)
1514314 Ball Park MusicThe Perfect Life Does Not Exist
1613612 alt-JIn Cold Blood (ft. Pusha T) [Twin Shadow version]
1724911 IDLESDanny Nedelko
1819218 Ball Park MusicThe End Times
2015413 La LuzMean Dream
2120520 Middle KidsDon't Be Hiding
2218212 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
2317517 The VoidzPermanent High School
2433224 Thom YorkeSuspirium
25NEW125 Kurt VileBassackwards
26211012Rich BrianIntrovert (ft. Joji)
2722812 Baauer, AJ Tracey & Jae Stephens3AM
282577 Bleeding Knees ClubKitchen
2931429 Death GripsHahaha
3023514 Max FrostEleven Days
3129429 SeasideGolden Girl
3228818 Rich BrianAttention (ft. Offset)
3339233 SantigoldRun the Road
3427325 The VoidzPink Ocean
3536435 Ball Park MusicHands Off My Body
36301311The CartersAPESHIT
37NEW137 The Money WarHollywood
3832826 Captain OverSick (ft. Trim)
3935149 InterpolThe Rover
4037336 La LuzMy Golden One
4134223 Rich Brianwatch out!
42421110 Jay RockWow Freestyle (ft. Kendrick Lamar)
43NEW143 Rainbow Kitten SurpriseFever Pitch
4448344 Deep Sea ArcadeOutlaw
4538711 JojiYeah Right
4640533 JungleHeavy, California
4741202 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
4853248 Loud LuxuryBody (ft. brando)
49NEW149 Oh SeesC
5044244 IDLESGreat
5143343 Parquet CourtsFreebird II
52463117MigosStir Fry
5358253 The VoidzWink
54451512James BlakeDon't Miss It
55511810 Jay RockWIN
56471312 Father John MistyThe Palace
57492512BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
5854278 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
5963259 6ix9ineFEFE (ft. Nicki Minaj & Murda Beatz)
6050133 Courtney BarnettCharity
61551316 NasAdam and Eve (ft. The-Dream)
62521212 HighasakiteElastic State of Mind
63591226 Father John MistyDisappointing Diamonds Are the Rarest of Them All
65561436 Kanye WestYikes
6657262 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
67622615 NAVFreshman List
68NEW168 OlympiaStar City
69612316Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
7067559 Freddie GibbsWeight
7164929 The Babe RainbowSupermoon
72692116 Rich The KidPlug Walk
73NEW173 San CiscoWhen I Dream
7466266 SabaPROM / KING
7565817 Fraser A. GormanWalking To Oman's
7668118 GoldLinkGot Friends (ft. Miguel)
7772941 Jo PassedMDM
7870541 Bob MosesBack Down
7974274 Plague VendorI Only Speak In Friction
8073193 The Lulu RaesThings Change
8171639 murmurmurCable Car
82NEW182 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursBody Move
8388483 George EzraShotgun
8479192 High TropicsWait For You
85751513 Clean BanditSolo (ft. Demi Lovato)
8677277 LVL UPOrchard
8794287 Black Joe Lewis & The HoneybearsCulture Vulture
88911824 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
89831338 MigosWhite Sand (ft. Travis Scott, Ty Dolla $ign & Big Sean)
90NEW190 Guerilla TossMeteorological
91821145 The KillsSteppin' Razor
92762317 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
9385288 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
9484750 Riton & Kah-LoGinger
9587287 Cloud NothingsThe Echo of the World
9690474 MigosNarcos
9781462 Courtney BarnettSunday Roast
9896681 Nicki MinajBed (ft. Ariana Grande)
99801035 Approachable Members of Your Local Community (Fuck You) I Love You
1001001226 bülowSAD AND BORED (ft. DUCKWRTH)

78272 Ball Park MusicI Am a Dog
86281 Golden FeaturesWoodcut
89553 MoaningDon't Go
92285 Father John MistyMr. Tillman
93233 The WeekndHurt You (ft. Gesaffelstein)
952313 James BayPink Lemonade
97384 Ariana GrandeGod is a woman
98295 Genesis Owusuawomen amen
99738 DrakeDon't Matter To Me (ft. Michael Jackson)
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 24/9/18
Edition No.463
Songs retire at 75 weeks

They only went and bloody did it

What a week for La Luz, their sixth entry comes in at #21 with "Greed Machine".

Aminé hasn't blown me away with every song but he has a pretty good track record so far. Four entries in and "DR. WHOEVER" from his new mixtape is in at #29.

NSW's I Know Leopard came desperately close to charting in late 2014, and it was only rubbed in further when Leopard Lake charted earlier this year instead. This time around they come in with a wonderful 18-second cover of Arcade Fire's "No Cars Go", coming in at #35.

It has been a productive year for singer/producer/internet personality Joji, with the moody pop of his previous hit taken into a similarly interesting direction here. His fourth entry "SLOW DANCING IN THE DARK" is in at #62.

It was a shame that Tanukichan's return to the chart was so short-lived recently but now she has a third entry. "Natural" is in at #72.

Lastly, Baltimore five-piece Pianos Become The Teeth are in the chart for the first time. "Love On Repeat" at #80.

12811La LuzCalifornia Finally
2952 La LuzDon't Leave Me on the Earth
31715SabaBUSY / SIRENS (ft. theMIND)
4583 Denzel CurryBLACK BALLOONS l 13LACK 13ALLOONZ (ft. Twelve'len & GoldLink)
51125 Ayo & Teo & Lil YachtyAy3
61456 TygaTaste (ft. Offset)
7757 La LuzCicada
8373 Travis ScottSICKO MODE
9676 KiraIf It Makes You Feel Better
10482 The VoidzQYURRYUS
1120511 La LuzMean Dream
1218312 Ball Park MusicThe End Times
13171011 IDLESDanny Nedelko
1410105 Honey HahsStop Him
1624316 Thom YorkeSuspirium
1825218 Kurt VileBassackwards
19873 Father John MistyPlease Don't Die
2013109 LulucHeist
21NEW121 La LuzGreed Machine
2215414 Ball Park MusicThe Perfect Life Does Not Exist
2316712 alt-JIn Cold Blood (ft. Pusha T) [Twin Shadow version]
2433324 SantigoldRun the Road
2521620 Middle KidsDon't Be Hiding
2640426 La LuzMy Golden One
2737227 The Money WarHollywood
2822222 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
30261112Rich BrianIntrovert (ft. Joji)
3123617 The VoidzPermanent High School
322887 Bleeding Knees ClubKitchen
3329529 Death GripsHahaha
3427912 Baauer, AJ Tracey & Jae Stephens3AM
35NEW135 I Know LeopardLandmine
3631529 SeasideGolden Girl
3730614 Max FrostEleven Days
3832918 Rich BrianAttention (ft. Offset)
3935535 Ball Park MusicHands Off My Body
4043240 Rainbow Kitten SurpriseFever Pitch
4149241 Oh SeesC
4244442 Deep Sea ArcadeOutlaw
43361411The CartersAPESHIT
4434425 The VoidzPink Ocean
4539159 InterpolThe Rover
46421210 Jay RockWow Freestyle (ft. Kendrick Lamar)
4748347 Loud LuxuryBody (ft. brando)
4838926 Captain OverSick (ft. Trim)
4946633 JungleHeavy, California
5041233 Rich Brianwatch out!
5145811 JojiYeah Right
5250344 IDLESGreat
53523217MigosStir Fry
5453353 The VoidzWink
5559355 6ix9ineFEFE (ft. Nicki Minaj & Murda Beatz)
5647212 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
57572612BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
5868258 OlympiaStar City
59551910 Jay RockWIN
61561412 Father John MistyThe Palace
63541612James BlakeDon't Miss It
64611416 NasAdam and Eve (ft. The-Dream)
65711029 The Babe RainbowSupermoon
6673266 San CiscoWhen I Dream
6751443 Parquet CourtsFreebird II
68651536 Kanye WestYikes
6958288 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
70631326 Father John MistyDisappointing Diamonds Are the Rarest of Them All
7166272 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
72NEW172 TanukichanNatural
7370659 Freddie GibbsWeight
7460143 Courtney BarnettCharity
7582275 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursBody Move
76692416Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
77672715 NAVFreshman List
78621312 HighasakiteElastic State of Mind
7979374 Plague VendorI Only Speak In Friction
80NEW180 Pianos Become The TeethLove on Repeat
8174366 SabaPROM / KING
8278641 Bob MosesBack Down
83722216 Rich The KidPlug Walk
84771041 Jo PassedMDM
8580203 The Lulu RaesThings Change
8675917 Fraser A. GormanWalking To Oman's
8787387 Black Joe Lewis & The HoneybearsCulture Vulture
8884202 High TropicsWait For You
8976128 GoldLinkGot Friends (ft. Miguel)
9096574 MigosNarcos
9183583 George EzraShotgun
92891438 MigosWhite Sand (ft. Travis Scott, Ty Dolla $ign & Big Sean)
9390290 Guerilla TossMeteorological
9481739 murmurmurCable Car
95911245 The KillsSteppin' Razor
9693298 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
97881924 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
9886377 LVL UPOrchard
9998781 Nicki MinajBed (ft. Ariana Grande)
10095387 Cloud NothingsThe Echo of the World

851513 Clean BanditSolo (ft. Demi Lovato)
922317 Franz FerdinandPaper Cages
94750 Riton & Kah-LoGinger
97462 Courtney BarnettSunday Roast
991035 Approachable Members of Your Local Community (Fuck You) I Love You
1001226 bülowSAD AND BORED (ft. DUCKWRTH)

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IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 1/10/18
Edition No.464
Songs retire at 75 weeks

Some rather erratic movement on the chart this week but the bottom line is that La Luz are still in charge. They again occupy the top two spots due to a large jump for "Mean Dream" behind the incumbent champ "California Finally".

I rarely have re-entries this high but it recently clicked that this track is extremely for me. I forgot to bring it back last week but Gengahr have returned with a new peak of #4 for "Before Sunrise".

La Luz have done very well to have five top 10 hits at this stage, and I'm glad my chart doesn't look as lopsided as it possibly could right now as I absolutely adore this album. "The Creature" is the band's 7th entry to date in at #5.

Next up is a cut from another album I am quite enjoying, this time it's IDLES. "Samaritans" is the band's third entry, in at #17.

Following on from their rather inconsistent third LP, Django Django are back already with a new EP. "Swimming at Night" at #43 is their first entry since #1 hit "Beam Me Up", and it's the band's 21st to date.

Next we have former Unearthed High winner Mosquito Coast, following up their 2016 entry "Let's Be Friends" with a #50 debut for "Skipping Girl".

I first heard the late Charles Bradley's amazing cover of Nirvana's "Stay Away" back in 2013, and it later would find its way up to #14 after reordering my 2011 EOY. Since then, he achieved a chart debut for "Good To Be Back Home" two years ago and today is a second entry on the chart. "I Feel A Change" in at #55 comes from his posthumous album to be released later this year.

11912La LuzCalifornia Finally
21162 La LuzMean Dream
3533 Ayo & Teo & Lil YachtyAy3
4RET194 GengahrBefore Sunrise
5NEW15 La LuzThe Creature
6493 Denzel CurryBLACK BALLOONS l 13LACK 13ALLOONZ (ft. Twelve'len & GoldLink)
7262 La LuzDon't Leave Me on the Earth
8666 TygaTaste (ft. Offset)
93815SabaBUSY / SIRENS (ft. theMIND)
10986 KiraIf It Makes You Feel Better
11767 La LuzCicada
12131111 IDLESDanny Nedelko
13883 Travis ScottSICKO MODE
1412412 Ball Park MusicThe End Times
1516415 Thom YorkeSuspirium
161092 The VoidzQYURRYUS
17NEW117 IDLESSamaritans
1914115 Honey HahsStop Him
2018318 Kurt VileBassackwards
2220119 LulucHeist
231983 Father John MistyPlease Don't Die
2422514 Ball Park MusicThe Perfect Life Does Not Exist
2521221 La LuzGreed Machine
2629226 AminéDR. WHOEVER
2724424 SantigoldRun the Road
2825720 Middle KidsDon't Be Hiding
2926526 La LuzMy Golden One
3054430 The VoidzWink
3123812 alt-JIn Cold Blood (ft. Pusha T) [Twin Shadow version]
3235232 I Know LeopardLandmine
3331717 The VoidzPermanent High School
3427327 The Money WarHollywood
3528232 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
3641336 Oh SeesC
3736629 SeasideGolden Girl
3840338 Rainbow Kitten SurpriseFever Pitch
393297 Bleeding Knees ClubKitchen
40301212Rich BrianIntrovert (ft. Joji)
41341012 Baauer, AJ Tracey & Jae Stephens3AM
4237714 Max FrostEleven Days
43NEW143 Django DjangoSwimming at Night
4433629 Death GripsHahaha
45381018 Rich BrianAttention (ft. Offset)
46431511The CartersAPESHIT
4742542 Deep Sea ArcadeOutlaw
4845169 InterpolThe Rover
4947447 Loud LuxuryBody (ft. brando)
50NEW150 Mosquito CoastSkipping Girl
5139635 Ball Park MusicHands Off My Body
5244525 The VoidzPink Ocean
53533317MigosStir Fry
54461310 Jay RockWow Freestyle (ft. Kendrick Lamar)
55NEW155 Charles BradleyI Feel A Change (ft. Menahan Street Band)
5649733 JungleHeavy, California
5758357 OlympiaStar City
5852444 IDLESGreat
60481026 Captain OverSick (ft. Trim)
6155455 6ix9ineFEFE (ft. Nicki Minaj & Murda Beatz)
6256222 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
6366363 San CiscoWhen I Dream
6450243 Rich Brianwatch out!
65651129 The Babe RainbowSupermoon
66572712BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
6751911 JojiYeah Right
69631712James BlakeDon't Miss It
70611512 Father John MistyThe Palace
71641516 NasAdam and Eve (ft. The-Dream)
72701426 Father John MistyDisappointing Diamonds Are the Rarest of Them All
73592010 Jay RockWIN
74681636 Kanye WestYikes
7573759 Freddie GibbsWeight
7667543 Parquet CourtsFreebird II
7771282 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
78762516Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
7980279 Pianos Become The TeethLove on Repeat
8075375 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursBody Move
81772815 NAVFreshman List
8272272 TanukichanNatural
8379474 Plague VendorI Only Speak In Friction
8469298 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
8581466 SabaPROM / KING
8674153 Courtney BarnettCharity
87832316 Rich The KidPlug Walk
8882741 Bob MosesBack Down
89781412 HighasakiteElastic State of Mind
90861017 Fraser A. GormanWalking To Oman's
9187487 Black Joe Lewis & The HoneybearsCulture Vulture
92972024 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
9385213 The Lulu RaesThings Change
94951345 The KillsSteppin' Razor
9588212 High TropicsWait For You
96841141 Jo PassedMDM
9790674 MigosNarcos
9891683 George EzraShotgun
9993390 Guerilla TossMeteorological
10089138 GoldLinkGot Friends (ft. Miguel)

921438 MigosWhite Sand (ft. Travis Scott, Ty Dolla $ign & Big Sean)
94739 murmurmurCable Car
96298 James BlakeIf The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
98377 LVL UPOrchard
99781 Nicki MinajBed (ft. Ariana Grande)
100387 Cloud NothingsThe Echo of the World
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 8/10/18
Edition No.465
Songs retire at 75 weeks

A different La Luz song conquers the chart!

...and they have yet another entry. At #19 we have the doo-woppy "Walking Into the Sun".

So after getting over the "Culture II" hangover, I found out that we have a new song from everyone's favourite Atlanta rap group that isn't a duo. I do like the Migos, and "Is You Ready" is from a film I am unlikely to watch and comes in at #33.

A third entry to date now for Bleeding Knees Club, and a similar vibe here has me interested for the album (when I get to it). "No Strings" in at #65.

Lastly a new track from twenty one pilots I quite like, "Jumpsuit" at #93.

12711La LuzMean Dream
211012La LuzCalifornia Finally
34203 GengahrBefore Sunrise
4524 La LuzThe Creature
56103 Denzel CurryBLACK BALLOONS l 13LACK 13ALLOONZ (ft. Twelve'len & GoldLink)
6343 Ayo & Teo & Lil YachtyAy3
7772 La LuzDon't Leave Me on the Earth
81458 Ball Park MusicThe End Times
91559 Thom YorkeSuspirium
109915SabaBUSY / SIRENS (ft. theMIND)
1117211 IDLESSamaritans
121096 KiraIf It Makes You Feel Better
13876 TygaTaste (ft. Offset)
141393 Travis ScottSICKO MODE
151177 La LuzCicada
16121211 IDLESDanny Nedelko
1720417 Kurt VileBassackwards
1816102 The VoidzQYURRYUS
19NEW119 La LuzWalking Into the Sun
2119125 Honey HahsStop Him
2222129 LulucHeist
2332323 I Know LeopardLandmine
2543225 Django DjangoSwimming at Night
2624614 Ball Park MusicThe Perfect Life Does Not Exist
2726326 AminéDR. WHOEVER
2825321 La LuzGreed Machine
292393 Father John MistyPlease Don't Die
3028820 Middle KidsDon't Be Hiding
3137729 SeasideGolden Girl
3227524 SantigoldRun the Road
33NEW133 MigosIs You Ready
3429626 La LuzMy Golden One
3536435 Oh SeesC
3630530 The VoidzWink
3734427 The Money WarHollywood
3835242 Courtney BarnettCity Looks Pretty
3931912 alt-JIn Cold Blood (ft. Pusha T) [Twin Shadow version]
4047640 Deep Sea ArcadeOutlaw
4138438 Rainbow Kitten SurpriseFever Pitch
4233817 The VoidzPermanent High School
43401312Rich BrianIntrovert (ft. Joji)
4457444 OlympiaStar City
4539107 Bleeding Knees ClubKitchen
4649546 Loud LuxuryBody (ft. brando)
47411112 Baauer, AJ Tracey & Jae Stephens3AM
48461611The CartersAPESHIT
4950249 Mosquito CoastSkipping Girl
5055250 Charles BradleyI Feel A Change (ft. Menahan Street Band)
5142814 Max FrostEleven Days
5248179 InterpolThe Rover
53451118 Rich BrianAttention (ft. Offset)
54533417MigosStir Fry
5544729 Death GripsHahaha
5751735 Ball Park MusicHands Off My Body
58662812BlocBoy JBLook Alive (ft. Drake)
5963459 San CiscoWhen I Dream
6056833 JungleHeavy, California
61721526 Father John MistyDisappointing Diamonds Are the Rarest of Them All
62541410 Jay RockWow Freestyle (ft. Kendrick Lamar)
6452625 The VoidzPink Ocean
65NEW165 Bleeding Knees ClubNo Strings
6658544 IDLESGreat
67601126 Captain OverSick (ft. Trim)
6861555 6ix9ineFEFE (ft. Nicki Minaj & Murda Beatz)
6964253 Rich Brianwatch out!
70671011 JojiYeah Right
7162232 Father John MistyJust Dumb Enough To Try
72741736 Kanye WestYikes
73651229 The Babe RainbowSupermoon
74691812James BlakeDon't Miss It
75711616 NasAdam and Eve (ft. The-Dream)
76732110 Jay RockWIN
7777292 MigosWalk It Talk It (ft. Drake)
7875859 Freddie GibbsWeight
7980475 Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursBody Move
80701612 Father John MistyThe Palace
81782616Sarah BlaskoNever Let Me Go
82812915 NAVFreshman List
8388841 Bob MosesBack Down
8476643 Parquet CourtsFreebird II
8582372 TanukichanNatural
8683574 Plague VendorI Only Speak In Friction
8779379 Pianos Become The TeethLove on Repeat
8885566 SabaPROM / KING
8984308 The VoidzAll Wordz Are Made Up
9093223 The Lulu RaesThings Change
91922124 The KillsList of Demands (Reparations)
92901117 Fraser A. GormanWalking To Oman's
93NEW193 twenty one pilotsJumpsuit
9486163 Courtney BarnettCharity
95891512 HighasakiteElastic State of Mind
9695222 High TropicsWait For You
97872416 Rich The KidPlug Walk
9898783 George EzraShotgun
99941445 The KillsSteppin' Razor
100961241 Jo PassedMDM

91487 Black Joe Lewis & The HoneybearsCulture Vulture
97674 MigosNarcos
99390 Guerilla TossMeteorological
100138 GoldLinkGot Friends (ft. Miguel)
IRELANDER'S HOT 100 - Mon 15/10/18
Edition No.466
Songs retire at 75 weeks

"Mean Dream" was quite comfortably my favourite song of the week for the second week in a row, but Gengahr and Denzel Curry each move up a spot to split the other La Luz tracks up.

The first thing you may find about CREO's "Plasticine Mezzanine" is that it gives off very strong Silversun Pickups vibes, in particular "Panic Switch". The chorus is one fantastic singalong, and it helps the Sydney four-piece with their first entry to date in at #15.

Next up is another track from the latest Parquet Courts LP. Even more so than some of their previous hits, "Tenderness" has a very classic rock feel to it and it comes in at #22, their 11th entry to date.

I'm not too sure why Lana Del Rey decided to write a song about the living arrangements of the Central Coast Mariners, but I'm glad she did. Speaking slightly more seriously, it follows La Luz's "The Creature" as another song that remotely reminds me of Chris Isaak. "Mariners Apartment Complex" is her 11th entry to date, following up her #11-peaking "Love" last year.

Jai Wolf made some waves on the chart in 2015 with "Indian Summer" and now a second entry "Lost" is in at #36 almost outpeaking the aforementioned track.

I'm trying my best not to be an overwhelming stan but it's pretty difficult when I love this album so much. Another new entry for La Luz, although it doesn't feel that new since I've heard it so much. "Loose Teeth" is their 9th entry in at #38.

A new entrant to the chart this week is Tia Gostelow. Fresh from her debut album is "Out of Mind" at #41.

Both BADBADNOTGOOD and Little Dragon have had notable history on my chart, and they both impacted last year's EOY top 10 with the former having co-produced Kendrick Lamar's "LUST." which finished at #8 and Little Dragon having come in at #7 with "Sweet". At #55 they enter with the collaborative track "Tried", the former's 7th entry, and the latter's 9th, although as with several other Little Dragon-credited features it appears that it's only the vocals of Yukimi Nagano in action here.

There's a new Quavo album out and one of the singles is titled "L A M B T A L K". It comes in at #66.

Lastly, a collaboration between members of The National and Bon Iver entitled Big Red Machine, who debut at #69 with "I Won't Run From It".

11812La LuzMean Dream
23212 GengahrBefore Sunrise
3433 La LuzThe Creature
45113 Denzel CurryBLACK BALLOONS l 13LACK 13ALLOONZ (ft. Twelve'len & GoldLink)
521112La LuzCalifornia Finally
6866 Ball Park MusicThe End Times
7653 Ayo & Teo & Lil YachtyAy3
8968 Thom YorkeSuspirium
9782 La LuzDon't Leave Me on the Earth
1014103 Travis ScottSICKO MODE
1111311 IDLESSamaritans
12101015SabaBUSY / SIRENS (ft. theMIND)
1312106 KiraIf It Makes You Feel Better
141386 TygaTaste (ft. Offset)
15NEW115 CREOPlasticine Mezzanine
16161311 IDLESDanny Nedelko
1733217 MigosIs You Ready
181587 La LuzCicada
1919219 La LuzWalking Into the Sun
2017517 Kurt VileBassackwards
22NEW122 Parquet CourtsTend