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Past #1's

16/03/08Birds of TokyoSilhouettic
23/03/08Birds of TokyoSilhouettic
30/03/08Birds of TokyoSilhouettic
06/04/08GyroscopeAll in on One
13/04/08GyroscopeAll in on One
20/04/08GyroscopeAll in on One
27/04/08GyroscopeAll in on One
04/05/08GyroscopeAll in on One
11/05/08Birds of TokyoBroken Bones
18/05/08Birds of TokyoBroken Bones
25/05/08Birds of TokyoBroken Bones
01/06/08Birds of TokyoBroken Bones
08/06/08Birds of TokyoBroken Bones
15/06/08Birds of TokyoBroken Bones
22/06/08Birds of TokyoBroken Bones
29/06/08Tom Ugly (formerly [is])Cult Romance
06/07/08Tom Ugly (formerly [is])Cult Romance
13/07/08Tom Ugly (formerly [is])Cult Romance
20/07/08The Living EndWhite Noise
27/07/08The Living EndWhite Noise
03/08/08CogSay Your Last Goodbye
10/08/08CogSay Your Last Goodbye
17/08/08CogSay Your Last Goodbye
24/08/08CogSay Your Last Goodbye
31/08/08Kings of LeonSex on Fire
07/09/08Kings of LeonSex on Fire
14/09/08GyroscopeThese Days
21/09/08GyroscopeThese Days
28/09/08GyroscopeThese Days
05/10/08GyroscopeThese Days
12/10/08GyroscopeThese Days
19/10/08MGMTWeekend Wars
26/10/08MGMTWeekend Wars
02/11/08Harlequin LeagueAgain and Again
09/11/08Harlequin LeagueAgain and Again
16/11/08Harlequin LeagueAgain and Again
23/11/08Harlequin LeagueAgain and Again
30/11/08Harlequin LeagueAgain and Again
07/12/08Harlequin LeagueAgain and Again
14/12/08Harlequin LeagueAgain and Again
21/12/08Tom UglyRoll Again
28/12/08Tom UglyRoll Again
04/01/09Tom UglyRoll Again
11/01/09Tom UglyRoll Again
18/01/09Tom UglyRoll Again
25/01/09Tom UglyRoll Again
01/02/09Tom UglyRoll Again
08/02/09Children CollideFarewell Rocketship
15/02/09Children CollideFarewell Rocketship
22/02/09Children CollideFarewell Rocketship
01/03/09The Butterfly EffectIn These Hands
08/03/09The Butterfly EffectIn These Hands
15/03/09The Butterfly EffectIn These Hands
22/03/09The Temper TrapScience of Fear
29/03/09The Temper TrapScience of Fear
05/04/09The Temper TrapScience of Fear
12/04/09The Temper TrapScience of Fear
19/04/09SiaSoon We'll Be Found
26/04/09Silversun PickupsPanic Switch
03/05/09Silversun PickupsPanic Switch
10/05/09VaudevilleRunning on Empty
17/05/09Tom UglyBad With Love
24/05/09Tom UglyBad With Love
31/05/09KarnivoolSet Fire to the Hive
07/06/09KarnivoolSet Fire to the Hive
14/06/09KarnivoolSet Fire to the Hive
21/06/09KarnivoolSet Fire to the Hive
28/06/09KarnivoolSet Fire to the Hive
05/07/09MetricSick Muse
12/07/09MetricSick Muse
19/07/09MetricSick Muse
26/07/09MetricSick Muse
20/09/09Silversun PickupsIt's Nice to Know You Work Alone
27/09/09Silversun PickupsIt's Nice to Know You Work Alone
04/10/09Silversun PickupsIt's Nice to Know You Work Alone
11/10/09MuseUnnatural Selection
18/10/09MuseUnnatural Selection
25/10/09MuseUnnatural Selection
01/11/09MetricGimme Sympathy
08/11/09MetricGimme Sympathy
15/11/09Midnight JuggernautsThis New Technology
22/11/09Midnight JuggernautsThis New Technology
29/11/09Them Crooked VulturesNew Fang
06/12/09Them Crooked VulturesNew Fang
13/12/09Them Crooked VulturesNew Fang
20/12/09Them Crooked VulturesNew Fang
27/12/09Them Crooked VulturesNew Fang
03/01/10MuseMK Ultra
10/01/10MuseMK Ultra
17/01/10MuseMK Ultra
24/01/10GyroscopeLive Without You
31/01/10GyroscopeLive Without You
07/02/10GyroscopeLive Without You
14/02/10GyroscopeLive Without You
21/02/10White RabbitsPercussion Gun
28/02/10GyroscopeLive Without You
07/03/10British IndiaBeneath the Satellites
14/03/10MGMTFlash Delirium
21/03/10MGMTFlash Delirium
28/03/10MGMTFlash Delirium
18/04/10Birds of TokyoThe Saddest Thing I Know
25/04/10Birds of TokyoThe Saddest Thing I Know
02/05/10Two Door Cinema ClubUndercover Martyn
09/05/10Two Door Cinema ClubUndercover Martyn
16/05/10Two Door Cinema ClubUndercover Martyn
23/05/10Two Door Cinema ClubUndercover Martyn
13/06/10Plan BShe Said
20/06/10Plan BShe Said
27/06/10Arcade FireThe Suburbs
04/07/10Arcade FireThe Suburbs
11/07/10Arcade FireThe Suburbs
18/07/10Arcade FireThe Suburbs
25/07/10Brandon FlowersCrossfire
01/08/10Brandon FlowersCrossfire
08/08/10Brandon FlowersCrossfire
26/09/10Birds of TokyoIn the Veins of Death Valley
03/10/10Birds of TokyoIn the Veins of Death Valley
10/10/10My Chemical RomanceNa Na Na (Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na)
17/10/10My Chemical RomanceNa Na Na (Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na)
24/10/10My Chemical RomanceNa Na Na (Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na)
31/10/10GyroscopeWhat Do I Know About Pain?
07/11/10Band of HorsesCompliments
14/11/10Cee Lo GreenBright Lights Bigger City
21/11/10Cee Lo GreenBright Lights Bigger City
28/11/10Jimmy Eat WorldMy Best Theory
05/12/10Jimmy Eat WorldMy Best Theory
12/12/10Art vs ScienceFinally See Our Way
19/12/10Art vs ScienceFinally See Our Way
26/12/10Art vs ScienceFinally See Our Way
02/01/11Art vs ScienceFinally See Our Way
09/01/11Art vs ScienceFinally See Our Way
23/01/11Boy & BearFall at Your Feet
30/01/11Boy & BearFall at Your Feet
06/02/11Boy & BearFall at Your Feet
13/02/11Boy & BearFall at Your Feet
20/02/11Young KnivesLove My Name
27/02/11Young KnivesLove My Name
06/03/11Young KnivesLove My Name
13/03/11Young KnivesLove My Name
17/04/11Foo FightersRope
24/04/11Rise AgainstArchitects
01/05/11Rise AgainstArchitects
08/05/11Rise AgainstArchitects
15/05/11Rise AgainstArchitects
22/05/11Rise AgainstArchitects
29/05/11Friendly FiresLive Those Days Tonight
05/06/11Calling All CarsReptile
12/06/11Boy & BearFeeding Line
19/06/11Boy & BearFeeding Line
26/06/11Boy & BearFeeding Line
03/07/11Boy & BearFeeding Line
10/07/11The WombatsOur Perfect Disease
17/07/11The WombatsOur Perfect Disease
24/07/11Owl EyesRaiders
31/07/11Owl EyesRaiders
07/08/11Owl EyesRaiders
14/08/11Owl EyesRaiders
21/08/11GotyeSomebody That I Used To Know (feat Kimbra)
28/08/11GotyeSomebody That I Used To Know (feat Kimbra)
04/09/11Owl EyesFaces
11/09/11Owl EyesFaces
18/09/11Owl EyesFaces
25/09/11Owl EyesFaces
02/10/11Owl EyesFaces
09/10/11Owl EyesFaces
16/10/11Trial KennedyLiving Undesigned
23/10/11Lana Del ReyVideo Games
30/10/11Lana Del ReyVideo Games
06/11/11Lana Del ReyVideo Games
13/11/11Lana Del ReyVideo Games
20/11/11Young The GiantCough Syrup
27/11/11Young The GiantCough Syrup
04/12/11Lana Del ReyVideo Games
11/12/11Portugal. The ManSo American
18/12/11The JezabelsTrycolour
25/12/11Portugal. The ManSo American
01/01/12Portugal. The ManSo American
08/01/12Portugal. The ManSo American
15/01/12Portugal. The ManSo American
22/01/12Portugal. The ManSo American
29/01/12HuskyThe Woods
05/02/12HuskyThe Woods
12/02/12HuskyThe Woods
19/02/12HuskyThe Woods
26/02/12HuskyThe Woods
04/03/12HuskyThe Woods
11/03/12HuskyThe Woods
18/03/12Sleigh BellsComeback Kid
25/03/12Father John MistyHollywood Forever Cemetery Sings
01/04/12Father John MistyHollywood Forever Cemetery Sings
08/04/12Father John MistyHollywood Forever Cemetery Sings
15/04/12The Temper TrapRabbit Hole
22/04/12The Temper TrapRabbit Hole
29/04/12The Temper TrapRabbit Hole
06/05/12Owl EyesCrystalised
13/05/12Owl EyesCrystalised
20/05/12Owl EyesCrystalised
27/05/12LadyhawkeSunday Drive
03/06/12LadyhawkeSunday Drive
10/06/12Beach HouseMyth
17/06/12Beach HouseMyth
24/06/12The Gaslight Anthem45
01/07/12Beach HouseMyth
08/07/12Beach HouseMyth
15/07/12Beach HouseMyth
22/07/12Beach HouseMyth
29/07/12Beach HouseLazuli
05/08/12MS MRHurricane
12/08/12MS MRHurricane
19/08/12MS MRHurricane
26/08/12MS MRHurricane
02/09/12MS MRHurricane
09/09/12Frank OceanSweet Life
16/09/12Owl EyesLove Run Dry
23/09/12Frank OceanSweet Life
30/09/12Frank OceanSweet Life
07/10/12Owl EyesLove Run Dry
14/10/12Owl EyesLove Run Dry
21/10/12MetricSpeed The Collapse
28/10/12MetricSpeed The Collapse
04/11/12MetricSpeed The Collapse
11/11/12Of Monsters and MenMountain Sound
18/11/12Of Monsters and MenMountain Sound
25/11/12Flight FacilitiesClair de lune (feat Christine Hoberg)
02/12/12Flight FacilitiesClair de lune (feat Christine Hoberg)
09/12/12Flight FacilitiesClair de lune (feat Christine Hoberg)
16/12/12Flight FacilitiesClair de lune (feat Christine Hoberg)
23/12/12Flight FacilitiesClair de lune (feat Christine Hoberg)
30/12/12Flight FacilitiesClair de lune (feat Christine Hoberg)
06/01/13Flight FacilitiesClair de lune (feat Christine Hoberg)
13/01/13Cloud NothingsWasted Days
20/01/13Cloud NothingsWasted Days
27/01/13Cloud NothingsWasted Days
03/02/13Flight FacilitiesClair de lune (feat Christine Hoberg)
10/02/13Winter PeopleTwo's Company
17/02/13Winter PeopleTwo's Company
24/02/13Winter PeopleTwo's Company
03/03/13Winter PeopleTwo's Company
10/03/13British IndiaSummer Forgive Me
17/03/13James BlakeRetrograde
24/03/13James BlakeRetrograde
31/03/13James BlakeRetrograde
07/04/13James BlakeRetrograde
14/04/13James BlakeRetrograde
21/04/13Owl EyesClosure
28/04/13Owl EyesClosure
05/05/13Owl EyesClosure
12/05/13CHVRCHESThe Mother We Share
19/05/13CHVRCHESThe Mother We Share
26/05/13CHVRCHESThe Mother We Share
02/06/13CHVRCHESThe Mother We Share
09/06/13Daft PunkGet Lucky (feat Pharrell Williams)
16/06/13Daft PunkGet Lucky (feat Pharrell Williams)
23/06/13Daft PunkGet Lucky (feat Pharrell Williams)
04/08/13Arctic MonkeysDo I Wanna Know?
18/08/13Arctic MonkeysDo I Wanna Know?
25/08/13PhoenixOblique City
01/09/13PhoenixOblique City
08/09/13Kings of LeonSupersoaker
15/09/13Arcade FireReflektor
22/09/13Arcade FireReflektor
29/09/13Arcade FireReflektor
06/10/13Arcade FireReflektor
13/10/13Arcade FireReflektor
20/10/13Arcade FireReflektor
27/10/13London GrammarStrong
03/11/13London GrammarStrong
08/12/13The CairosObsession
15/12/13The CairosObsession
22/12/13The CairosObsession
29/12/13Big ScaryBelgian Blues
05/01/14Big ScaryBelgian Blues
12/01/14Big ScaryBelgian Blues
19/01/14WarpaintLove Is To Die
26/01/14Broken BellsAfter The Disco
02/02/14Broken BellsAfter The Disco
09/02/14Broken BellsAfter The Disco
16/02/14Broken BellsAfter The Disco
23/02/14Broken BellsAfter The Disco
23/03/14Katy BCrying For No Reason
30/03/14Foster The PeoplePseudologia Fantastica
06/04/14Foster The PeoplePseudologia Fantastica
13/04/14Foster The PeoplePseudologia Fantastica
20/04/14Foster The PeoplePseudologia Fantastica
27/04/14Foster The PeoplePseudologia Fantastica
04/05/14The War On DrugsRed Eyes
11/05/14The War On DrugsRed Eyes
18/05/14The War On DrugsRed Eyes
25/05/14Porter RobinsonSad Machine
01/06/14Porter RobinsonSad Machine
08/06/14Porter RobinsonSad Machine
15/06/14Porter RobinsonSad Machine
22/06/14Porter RobinsonSad Machine
29/06/14Porter RobinsonSad Machine
06/07/14Pulled Apart By HorsesHot Squash
13/07/14Pulled Apart By HorsesHot Squash
20/07/14Pulled Apart By HorsesHot Squash
27/07/14Pulled Apart By HorsesHot Squash
03/08/14The AntlersPalace
10/08/14The AntlersPalace
17/08/14The AntlersPalace
24/08/14Cymbals Eat GuitarsWarning
31/08/14Cymbals Eat GuitarsWarning
07/09/14Cymbals Eat GuitarsWarning
14/09/14Cymbals Eat GuitarsWarning
21/09/14Cymbals Eat GuitarsWarning
28/09/14Cymbals Eat GuitarsWarning
05/10/14Cymbals Eat GuitarsWarning
26/10/14MastodonChimes At Midnight
02/11/14Royal BloodTen Tonne Skeleton
09/11/14Royal BloodTen Tonne Skeleton
16/11/14Royal BloodTen Tonne Skeleton
23/11/14Flight FacilitiesHeart Attack (feat Owl Eyes)
30/11/14Flight FacilitiesHeart Attack (feat Owl Eyes)
07/12/14Flight FacilitiesHeart Attack (feat Owl Eyes)
14/12/14The DøTrustful Hands
21/12/14The DøTrustful Hands
28/12/14The DøTrustful Hands
04/01/15The DøTrustful Hands
11/01/15The DøTrustful Hands
18/01/15The DøTrustful Hands
25/01/15D'Angelo & The VanguardAin't That Easy
01/02/15Purity RingBegin Again
08/02/15Purity RingBegin Again
15/02/15Kendrick LamarThe Blacker The Berry
22/02/15Kendrick LamarThe Blacker The Berry
01/03/15Kendrick LamarThe Blacker The Berry
08/03/15Kendrick LamarThe Blacker The Berry
15/03/15Kendrick LamarThe Blacker The Berry
22/03/15Kendrick LamarThe Blacker The Berry
29/03/15Kendrick LamarThe Blacker The Berry
05/04/15Kendrick LamarThe Blacker The Berry
12/04/15Kendrick LamarThe Blacker The Berry
19/04/15Tame ImpalaLet It Happen
26/04/15Tame ImpalaLet It Happen
03/05/15Tame ImpalaLet It Happen
10/05/15Tame ImpalaLet It Happen
17/05/15Jamie xxLoud Places (feat Romy)
24/05/15Jamie xxLoud Places (feat Romy)
31/05/15Sufjan StevensShould Have Known Better
07/06/15Sufjan StevensShould Have Known Better
14/06/15Sufjan StevensShould Have Known Better
21/06/15Sufjan StevensShould Have Known Better
28/06/15Sufjan StevensShould Have Known Better
05/07/15Sufjan StevensShould Have Known Better
12/07/15OlympiaThis Is Why We Can't Have Nice Things
19/07/15Wolf AliceFluffy
26/07/15Wolf AliceFluffy
02/08/15Wolf AliceFluffy
09/08/15Wolf AliceFluffy
16/08/15Wolf AliceFluffy
23/08/15WAAXI For An Eye
30/08/15WAAXI For An Eye
06/09/15Beach HouseSpace Song
13/09/15Beach HouseSpace Song
20/09/15Beach HouseSpace Song
27/09/15Ainslie WillsConstellations
04/10/15Ainslie WillsConstellations
11/10/15Big GramsGoldmine Junkie
18/10/15Big GramsGoldmine Junkie
25/10/15Big GramsGoldmine Junkie
01/11/15Big GramsGoldmine Junkie
08/11/15MontaigneClip My Wings
15/11/15Jamie WoonSharpness
22/11/15Jamie WoonSharpness
29/11/15Jamie WoonSharpness
06/12/15Jamie WoonSharpness
13/12/15Susanne SundførAccelerate
20/12/15Susanne SundførAccelerate
27/12/15Susanne SundførAccelerate
03/01/16Susanne SundførAccelerate
10/01/16Susanne SundførAccelerate
17/01/16Susanne SundførAccelerate
24/01/16Susanne SundførAccelerate
31/01/16Susanne SundførAccelerate
07/02/16HighasakiteSomeone Who'll Get It
14/02/16HighasakiteSomeone Who'll Get It
21/02/16HighasakiteSomeone Who'll Get It
28/02/16HighasakiteSomeone Who'll Get It
06/03/16Kanye WestUltralight Beam (feat Chance The Rapper, Kirk Franklin, Kelly Price & The-Dream)
13/03/16Kanye WestUltralight Beam (feat Chance The Rapper, Kirk Franklin, Kelly Price & The-Dream)
20/03/16Kanye WestUltralight Beam (feat Chance The Rapper, Kirk Franklin, Kelly Price & The-Dream)
27/03/16Kanye WestUltralight Beam (feat Chance The Rapper, Kirk Franklin, Kelly Price & The-Dream)
03/04/16Kanye WestUltralight Beam (feat Chance The Rapper, Kirk Franklin, Kelly Price & The-Dream)
10/04/16Kanye WestUltralight Beam (feat Chance The Rapper, Kirk Franklin, Kelly Price & The-Dream)
17/04/16Kanye WestUltralight Beam (feat Chance The Rapper, Kirk Franklin, Kelly Price & The-Dream)
15/05/16M83Go! (feat Mai Lan)
22/05/16M83Go! (feat Mai Lan)
29/05/16M83Go! (feat Mai Lan)
24/07/16GoldLinkUnique (feat Anderson .Paak) (Louis Futon Remix)
31/07/16GoldLinkUnique (feat Anderson .Paak) (Louis Futon Remix)
07/08/16GoldLinkUnique (feat Anderson .Paak) (Louis Futon Remix)
14/08/16GoldLinkUnique (feat Anderson .Paak) (Louis Futon Remix)
21/08/16Middle KidsEdge Of Town
28/08/16Middle KidsEdge Of Town
04/09/16Middle KidsEdge Of Town
11/09/16Gretta RayDrive
18/09/16Gretta RayDrive
25/09/16Gretta RayDrive
02/10/16Gretta RayDrive
09/10/16RöyksoppNever Ever (feat Susanne Sundfør)
16/10/16RöyksoppNever Ever (feat Susanne Sundfør)
23/10/16RöyksoppNever Ever (feat Susanne Sundfør)
30/10/16RöyksoppNever Ever (feat Susanne Sundfør)
06/11/16Cherry GlazerrTold You I'd Be With The Guys
13/11/16Cherry GlazerrTold You I'd Be With The Guys
20/11/16Cherry GlazerrTold You I'd Be With The Guys
27/11/16Cherry GlazerrTold You I'd Be With The Guys
04/12/16Cherry GlazerrTold You I'd Be With The Guys
11/12/16Maggie RogersDog Years
18/12/16Maggie RogersDog Years
25/12/16A Tribe Called QuestDis Generation (feat Busta Rhymes)
01/01/17Car Seat HeadrestDrunk Drivers / Killer Whales
08/01/17Car Seat HeadrestDrunk Drivers / Killer Whales
15/01/17Car Seat HeadrestDrunk Drivers / Killer Whales
22/01/17Car Seat HeadrestDrunk Drivers / Killer Whales
29/01/17Car Seat HeadrestDrunk Drivers / Killer Whales
05/02/17Car Seat HeadrestDrunk Drivers / Killer Whales
12/02/17Run The JewelsThursday In The Danger Room (feat Kamasi Washington)
19/02/17Run The JewelsThursday In The Danger Room (feat Kamasi Washington)
26/02/17Run The JewelsThursday In The Danger Room (feat Kamasi Washington)
05/03/17Run The JewelsThursday In The Danger Room (feat Kamasi Washington)
12/03/17Run The JewelsThursday In The Danger Room (feat Kamasi Washington)
19/03/17Run The JewelsThursday In The Danger Room (feat Kamasi Washington)
26/03/17Gang Of YouthsWhat Can I Do If The Fire Goes Out?
02/04/17Gang Of YouthsWhat Can I Do If The Fire Goes Out?
09/04/17Gretta RayTowers
16/04/17Kendrick LamarHUMBLE.
23/04/17Kendrick LamarLUST.
30/04/17Kendrick LamarLUST.
07/05/17Kendrick LamarLUST.
14/05/17Kendrick LamarLUST.
21/05/17Kendrick LamarLUST.
28/05/17Melody's Echo ChamberCross My Heart
04/06/17Melody's Echo ChamberCross My Heart
11/06/17Melody's Echo ChamberCross My Heart
18/06/17Ainslie WillsRunning Second
25/06/17Ainslie WillsRunning Second
02/07/17Ainslie WillsRunning Second
09/07/17Ainslie WillsRunning Second
16/07/17Emily Haines & The Soft SkeletonFatal Gift
23/07/17Emily Haines & The Soft SkeletonFatal Gift
30/07/17Jessie WareMidnight
06/08/17Jessie WareMidnight
13/08/17Jessie WareMidnight
20/08/17SamsaruhGolden To Thrive
27/08/17SamsaruhGolden To Thrive
03/09/17SamsaruhGolden To Thrive
10/09/17SamsaruhGolden To Thrive
17/09/17SamsaruhGolden To Thrive
24/09/17SamsaruhGolden To Thrive
01/10/17SamsaruhGolden To Thrive
08/10/17SamsaruhGolden To Thrive
15/10/17Wolf AlicePlanet Hunter
22/10/17Wolf AlicePlanet Hunter
29/10/17Wolf AlicePlanet Hunter
05/11/17Wolf AlicePlanet Hunter
12/11/17Wolf AlicePlanet Hunter
19/11/17Wolf AlicePlanet Hunter
26/11/17GyroscopeCrooked Thought
03/12/17GyroscopeCrooked Thought
10/12/17Kira PuruTension
17/12/17Kira PuruTension
24/12/17Kira PuruTension
31/12/17Camp CopeThe Opener
07/01/18Camp CopeThe Opener
04/03/18Sarah BlaskoA Shot
11/03/18Sarah BlaskoA Shot
18/03/18Sarah BlaskoA Shot
25/03/18Sarah BlaskoA Shot
01/04/18Sarah BlaskoA Shot
08/04/18Courtney BarnettNeed A Little Time
15/04/18Courtney BarnettNeed A Little Time
22/04/18Courtney BarnettNeed A Little Time
29/04/18Courtney BarnettNeed A Little Time
06/05/18Moaning LisaCarrie (I Want A Girl)
13/05/18Moaning LisaCarrie (I Want A Girl)
20/05/18Moaning LisaCarrie (I Want A Girl)
12/08/18MetricDark Saturday
19/08/18MetricDark Saturday
26/08/18MetricDark Saturday
02/09/18SamsaruhSpeaking Fire
09/09/18SamsaruhSpeaking Fire
16/09/18SamsaruhSpeaking Fire
23/09/18WafiaI'm Good
30/09/18WafiaI'm Good
07/10/18OlympiaStar City
14/10/18OlympiaStar City
21/10/18OlympiaStar City
28/10/18OlympiaStar City
04/11/18OlympiaStar City
09/12/18Owl EyesOn Me
16/12/18Owl EyesOn Me
23/12/18Owl EyesOn Me
30/12/18Owl EyesOn Me
#1's as of this thread
#2's since '09

4Birds of TokyoWhite Witch
2Empire of the SunWe Are the People
3PlaceboBattle For the Sun
1Birds of TokyoAn Ode to Death
1Manchester OrchestraI've Got Friends
2Numbers RadioBoring
1Passion PitThe Reeling
2MuseUnited States of Eurasia
3Arctic MonkeysCrying Lightning
1Simian Mobile DiscoAudacity of Huge
3Tegan & SaraHell
2Them Crooked VulturesMind Eraser, No Chaser
1SiaYou've Changed
1The Temper TrapLove Lost
1The xxCrystalised
4Miike SnowBillie Holiday
2MuseNeutron Star Collision (Love is Forever)
2Calling All CarsRun Away
2Serj TankianLeft of Center
2The Naked and FamousYoung Blood
1Ed KowalczykGrace
1Mark Ronson & The Business IntlThe Bike Song (feat Kyle Falconer & Spank Rock)
1Papa vs. PrettyWrecking Ball
3The StrokesUnder Cover of Darkness
1The NovocainesSummer Waiting
4The Black KeysLonely Boy
4HowlerBack Of Your Neck
1Black LipsFamily Tree
3BattleshipsIn Retrospect
2Tame ImpalaApocalypse Dreams
4PoliçaDark Star
2Atoms For PeaceDefault
2MusePanic Station
2Father John MistyNancy From Now On
1Midnight JuggernautsBallad Of The War Machine
1Mr. Little JeansOh Sailor (feat The Silverlake Conservatory Of Music Youth Chorale)
1Elizabeth RoseThe Good Life
1ÁsgeirGoing Home
2Architecture In HelsinkiI Might Survive
2JUCE!6th Floor
4Death Cab For CutieBlack Sun
2Kanye WestAll Day (feat Theophilus London, Allan Kingdom & Paul McCartney)
5Carly Rae JepsenMaking The Most Of The Night
2Susanne SundførDelirious
3Ali BarterFar Away
3BABYMETALAwadama Fever
2Danny BrownWhen It Rain
2Cymbals Eat GuitarsMallwalking
1Methyl EthelUbu
1DaughterBurn It Down
1Baker BoyMarryuna (feat Yirrmal)
2Ok SureSorry (feat Tanzer)
2Kali UchisJust A Stranger (feat Steve Lacy)
1Lykke Lideep end
1Dizzee RascalDon't Gas Me
2Anderson .PaakTints (feat Kendrick Lamar)
Most weeks at number one
1st9Kendrick LamarThe Blacker The Berry
2nd8Flight FacilitiesClair de lune (feat Christine Hoberg)
2nd8Susanne SundførAccelerate
2nd8SamsaruhGolden To Thrive
6th7Birds of TokyoBroken Bones
6th7Harlequin LeagueAgain and Again
6th7Tom UglyRoll Again
6th7HuskyThe Woods
6th7Cymbals Eat GuitarsWarning
6th7Kanye WestUltralight Beam (feat Chance The Rapper, Kirk Franklin, Kelly Price & The-Dream)

Highest Debuts (Since '09)
1st1MGMTFlash Delirium
1st1CHVRCHESThe Mother We Share
1st1Arcade FireReflektor
1st1Kendrick LamarThe Blacker The Berry
1st1Jessie WareMidnight
7th2Owl EyesFaces
7th2Beach HouseSpace Song
7th2Run The JewelsThursday In The Danger Room (feat Kamasi Washington)
7th2Kendrick LamarLUST
Most entries per artist
1stKendrick Lamar203Swimming Pools (Drank); F**kin' Problems; Never Catch Me; i; The Blacker The Berry; King Kunta; No More Parties In LA; untitled 08 l 09.06.2014; l untitled 02 l 06.23.2014; untitled 06 l 06.30.2014; Freedom; Really Doe; HUMBLE.; The Heart Part 4; LUST.; DNA.; XXX.; Don't Don't Do It!; Tints; Mona Lisa
2ndBirds of Tokyo154Silhouettic; Broken Bones; Wild Eyed Boy; White Witch; Head In My Hands; An Ode to Death; The Saddest Thing I Know; Plans; In the Veins of Death Valley; Wild at Heart; Circles; This Fire; Lanterns; When The Night Falls Quiet; Brace
3rdMuse153Map of the Problematique; United States of Eurasia; Uprising; Resistance; Unnatural Selection; MK Ultra; Undisclosed Desires; Neutron Star Collision (Love is Forever); Survival; Madness; Follow Me; Panic Station; Psycho; Dead Inside; Reapers
4thKanye West141Alors on danse; Ni**as In Paris; Black Skinhead; Thank You; Only One; All Day; Blessings; Real Friends; No More Parties In LA; Ultralight Beam; Champions; Ghost Town; Reborn; everything
5thMetric133Sick Muse; Gold Guns Girls; Gimme Sympathy; Eclipse (All Yours); Youth Without Youth; Synthetica; Speed The Collapse; The Shade; Cascades; Too Bad, So Sad; Fortunes; Dark Saturday; Dressed To Suppress
6thMGMT132Kids; Electric Feel; Weekend Wars; The Youth; Of Moons, Birds & Monsters; Flash Delirium; It's Working; Siberian Breaks; Alien Days; Little Dark Age; When You Die; Hand It Over; Me And Michael
7thBeach House123Myth; Lazuli; Wild; Sparks; Space Song; The Traveller; Majorette; Chariot; Lemon Glow; Dive; Drunk In LA; Alien
8thSia121Soon We'll Be Found; You've Changed; Stop Trying; Bring Night; Never Gonna Leave Me; Elastic Heart; Eye Of The Needle; Burn The Pages; Alive; Bird Set Free; Cheap Thrills; Genius
9thKimbra121Somebody That I Used To Know; Cameo Lover; Good Intent; Two Way Street; Warrior; With My Hands; 90s Music; Miracle; Sweet Relief; Everybody Knows; Version Of Me; Lightyears
10thDrake120F**kin' Problems; Hold On, We're Going Home; 6 Man; Energy; Blessings; Hotline Bling; Jumpman; Summer Sixteen; Work; Passionfruit; Get It Together; Nice For What

Not far behind
11thOwl Eyes117
13thBritish India, CHVRCHES102
15thThe Weeknd100
17thKings Of Leon92
18thTame Impala91
19thArcade Fire82
20thBeyonce, Chairlift, Lorde, The National, SAFIA80
24thBoy & Bear, Samsaruh, Silversun Pickups, The Temper Trap, Wolf Alice72
29thArctic Monkeys, Art vs. Science, Children Collide, Foster The People, Frank Ocean, Lana Del Rey, MS MR, Rise Against71
37thDead Letter Circus, Disclosure, Florence + The Machine, Gorillaz, Grimes, Lorde, Stonefield; Tired Lion70

Titles which have charted 3 times

ParadiseColdplay/Cub Sport/Wongo

Titles which have charted 2 times

AliveAdrian Lux/Sia
BelieverCaiti Baker/Cyn
Broken BonesBirds of Tokyo/The Holidays
BrotherLittle Birdy/Matt Corby
Carry Onfun./Tkay Maidza
Coming Of AgeFoster The People/Julia Jacklin
ControlJebediah/Broken Bells
CrystalisedThe xx/Owl Eyes
DefaultDjango Django/Atoms For Peace
DemonsFenech-Soler/The National
Do It AgainEdwyn Collins/Röyksopp & Robyn
DriveAinslie Wills/Gretta Ray
EmbracePnau/Oliver Tank
Far AwayCut Copy/Ali Barter
GhostTkay Maidza/Husky
GoDelilah/The Chemical Brothers
GraceEd Kowalczyk/The View
HalcyonDelphic/Glass Towers
HandsThe Ting Tings/Alpine
HappyKitchen Knife Wife/Mitski
Holding OnDisclosure/The War On Drugs
HollywoodArt vs. Science/The Money War
HomeAustra/Joe Goddard
MidnightLeft./Jessie Ware
MiracleThe Temper Trap/Kimbra
MonsterProfessor Green/Paramore
MythBeach House/Tsar B
Need You NowCut Copy/Hot Chip
Only OneKanye West/Sarah Blasko
Radio SilenceJames Blake/Gretta Ray
RadioactiveKings of Leon/Imagine Dragons
ReptileCalling All Cars/Citizens!
Say My NameODESZA/Peking Duk
SonWarpaint/City Calm Down
SunlightBag Raiders/The Magician
Take Me OverCut Copy/Peking Duk
TimeMint Royale/Gretta Ray
Told You SoCub Sport/Miguel
Wake UpDead Letter Circus/Circa Waves
Jan 6th

New year, new #1. After residing in the runner up slot for 3 weeks, Grimes has scored her first ever #1 hit with "We Appreciate Power" in its 6th week in the chart. Swapping places with Owl Eyes and "On Me" down to #2, it's the only movement in the whole top 6. Stevie Jean holds #3, SOAK holds #4, "Soaked" holds #5 & Samsaruh is at #6. We do however have one new entrant into the top 10, and it's Hozier scoring his first ever top 10 hit with "Movement" at #10.


I can't say I've heard much new music lately but the show must go on, and we've somehow got 4 entries. First up is the newest of the batch, as I extend the olive branch of 21 Savage chart entries for a 2nd week in a row. "a lot" is currently up to #22, and just a little behind it is "asmr" at #25, which is really good even outside of the gimmick.
Up next is another relatively recent hip hop release, and a much more surprising inclusion from my perspective. For the first time ever, Wale scores an entry as I was instantly hooked on his new single "Winter Wars" at #28.
After two December releases, we go back to...January last year for the next entry, because I only heard it recently. In a way it's the first ever entrance for Alice Glass, but if you go back...9 years now, Crystal Castles charted twice in 2010 with "Celestica" and "Not In Love". Free from that unpleasant person, she enters solo at #33 with "CEASE AND DESIST".
Lastly it's another returning artist with less technicality. It's the return of occasional minor hit scorer Lupa J, who has charted twice before a few years back, now she's in with 3rd hit "You're In My Headphones" at #38.

1261GrimesWe Appreciate Power (feat HANA) {1 Week @ #1}
2181Owl EyesOn Me {4 Weeks @ #1}
33103Stevie JeanEstranged
44134SOAKEverybody Loves You
55161BeneSoaked {4 Weeks @ #1}
6686SamsaruhThe Beginning
7887Two PeopleIn The Garden
1112411CleaCool Days
129193Jaguar JonzeYou Got Left Behind
1314713Methyl EthelScream Whole
1415514Sloan PetersonNew Direction
1517515MaribelleDown For You
1618316Tonight AliveThe Other
1719417Tired LionWith Or Without
1813142Anderson .PaakTints (feat Kendrick Lamar)
1922619Slum SociableAfterthought
2016135Jessie WareOvertime
2123321Jax Jones & Years & YearsPlay
223222221 Savagea lot
2326226Charlotte GainsbourgSuch A Remarkable Day
2420201OlympiaStar City {5 Weeks @ #1}
25NE12521 Savageasmr
2628326Nina NesbittColder
2721147Moaning LisaComfortable
28NE128WaleWinter Wars
31251015Mr Little JeansUnfollow
3233232AViVABlame It On The Kids
3438234Ariana Grandethank u, next
3527720MontaigneFor Your Love
3630625Cherry GlazerrDaddi
3734334Little MayLover
38NE138Lupa JYou're In My Headphones
3936336OdetteA Place That I Don't Know (feat Gretta Ray)

4135152Dizzee RascalDon't Gas Me
42371019Beach HouseAlien
44391213Julia JacklinBody
4640211WafiaI'm Good {2 Weeks @ #1}
Jan 13th

Honestly it's just that time of the year where things are generally at a stand still as new music hasn't really asserted itself. The top 10 is the same as last week save for 2 swaps, notably Samsaruh scores a 3rd top 5 hit with "The Beginning" at #5. Most of the action is lower down on the chart, notably 21 Savage is at #21 now.


Unlike last week, there is some genuinely new music in here to usher in a new year. There was quite a lot to choose from and leading the pack now is Billie Eilish. While still in my favour, she's had descending fortunes after going from top 10 hits to middle of the chart hits to not quite making the top 40 hits. Things have reversed now with a song that I cannot imagine is going to keep up a hit streak for her because I seem to like it more than most...but I am inclined to liking the creative approach here. I only begrudge the fact that I'll have to utilise a dumb tag to keep my scrobbles correct. Anyway, "WHEN I WAS OLDER" is the first 2019 song to impact the chart. It's at #20 and is Billie's 7th chart entry to date.
Next up is another artist whose chart fortunes have also been descending until potentially now. But then it's hard not to descend when you start off with a #1 hit. I'm talking about Cherry Glazerr who now score their 4th entry. It's quite timely as prior entry "Daddi" has just dropped out, and now "Wasted Nun" has nearly outpeaked it at #26.
The theme of gradually descending chart fortunes continues again with a 3rd 2019 entry for the week. It's new from Broods who last charted late last year alongside Kito on "Creature Kind". When it comes to solo entries, they've done well with sparse entries, hitting #1 with "Everytime" and #2 with "Free". Now their 4th entry "Hospitalised" is straight in at #29.
But it can't all be 2019 stuff, so there's also possibly the last 2018 tracks to squeeze through. Noted rising star Jade Bird has her first ever entry with "Love Has All Been Done Before" at #37.
Lastly it's the not so regular return of Hilltop Hoods. I'm right to say that since they've only charted once before with "1955". The source of my own amusement via its artwork also houses a really catchy tune, and "Leave Me Lonely" enters at #39.

1171GrimesWe Appreciate Power (feat HANA) {2 Weeks @ #1}
2291Owl EyesOn Me {4 Weeks @ #1}
33113Stevie JeanEstranged
44144SOAKEverybody Loves You
5695SamsaruhThe Beginning
65171BeneSoaked {4 Weeks @ #1}
7797Two PeopleIn The Garden
1111511CleaCool Days
1213812Methyl EthelScream Whole
1314613Sloan PetersonNew Direction
1416414Tonight AliveThe Other
1515615MaribelleDown For You
1617516Tired LionWith Or Without
1712203Jaguar JonzeYou Got Left Behind
182231821 Savagea lot
1919719Slum SociableAfterthought
20NE120Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER
212522121 Savageasmr
2223322Charlotte GainsbourgSuch A Remarkable Day
2321421Jax Jones & Years & YearsPlay
2428224WaleWinter Wars
2526425Nina NesbittColder
26NE126Cherry GlazerrWasted Nun
2718152Anderson .PaakTints (feat Kendrick Lamar)
2820145Jessie WareOvertime
3033230Alice GlassCEASE AND DESIST
3124211OlympiaStar City {5 Weeks @ #1}
3232332AViVABlame It On The Kids
3334333Ariana Grandethank u, next
3527157Moaning LisaComfortable
3638236Lupa JYou're In My Headphones
37NE137Jade BirdLove Has All Been Done Before
39NE139Hilltop HoodsLeave Me Lonely
40311115Mr Little JeansUnfollow

4135720MontaigneFor Your Love
4336625Cherry GlazerrDaddi
4237334Little MayLover
4439336OdetteA Place That I Don't Know (feat Gretta Ray)
Nice to see Ariana, Broods, Nina Nesbit and Jax/Y&Y charting for you.

Might check out some of the number 1’s if yours, as my chart is very stale atm.
Jan 20th

Still riding through the slow time of the year. The top end of the chart is relatively inactive waiting on new 2019 tracks to start to gain real traction. Yet again the top 3 is unchanged. Grimes gets a 3rd week at #1 with "We Appreciate Power", while Owl Eyes takes #2 and Stevie Jean takes #3. Making for one switch, we've got Samsaruh climbing to #4 with "The Beginning" swapping with SOAK who is down to #5. An also otherwise not eventful top 10 is disrupted however by one of those curious 2019 tracks. Billie Eilish had the top debut last week with "WHEN I WAS OLDER" and now it rockets up 10 places to #10. It follows "bellyache" and "idontwannabeyouanymore" as her 3rd top 10 hit.


Fortunately this time around, it's a full round of 2019 tracks (well kind of), though there are just 3 of them. If you're expecting things to be jazzed up with all new artists, you couldn't be more wrong. Methyl Ethel already have a song on the chart and now they've got one more with their 2nd chart entry from their upcoming album. "Trip The Mains" enters at #23 and is their 4th chart entry to date.
Following that is another artist who is currently charting, that being Two People, who go from strength to strength with another winning new single. "Phone Call" enters at #27 and is their 3rd entry to date. Their prior entry "In The Garden" currently resides at its #7 peak.
Lastly I'm kind of cheating, but considering that it never got a wide release that was within my grasp when it was first released 2 years ago, I think charting "Ill Wind" by Radiohead is fair game. The song comes from a deluxe edition of their last album "A Moon Shaped Pool", which netted them their biggest chart hits to date. This new track is in at #32, and is their 7th chart entry to date.

1181GrimesWe Appreciate Power (feat HANA) {3 Weeks @ #1}
22101Owl EyesOn Me {4 Weeks @ #1}
33123Stevie JeanEstranged
45104SamsaruhThe Beginning
54154SOAKEverybody Loves You
66181BeneSoaked {4 Weeks @ #1}
77107Two PeopleIn The Garden
1020210Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER
1211611CleaCool Days
1312912Methyl EthelScream Whole
1414514Tonight AliveThe Other
1513713Sloan PetersonNew Direction
1616616Tired LionWith Or Without
171841721 Savagea lot
1826218Cherry GlazerrWasted Nun
192131921 Savageasmr
2015715MaribelleDown For You
2124321WaleWinter Wars
2217213Jaguar JonzeYou Got Left Behind
23NE123Methyl EthelTrip The Mains
2519819Slum SociableAfterthought
2622422Charlotte GainsbourgSuch A Remarkable Day
27NE127Two PeoplePhone Call
2825525Nina NesbittColder
2923521Jax Jones & Years & YearsPlay
3030330Alice GlassCEASE AND DESIST
3133431Ariana Grandethank u, next
32NE132RadioheadIll Wind
3327162Anderson .PaakTints (feat Kendrick Lamar)
3428155Jessie WareOvertime
3532432AViVABlame It On The Kids
3637236Jade BirdLove Has All Been Done Before
3739237Hilltop HoodsLeave Me Lonely
3836336Lupa JYou're In My Headphones
3931221OlympiaStar City {5 Weeks @ #1}

4135157Moaning LisaComfortable
44401115Mr Little JeansUnfollow
Jan 27th

The top 3 is the same as it has been all year. This gives Grimes her 4th week at #1. It's also still good news for Owl Eyes & Stevie Jean who don't get any sort of progression rather than soaking up the positions above SOAK and "Soaked". Disruption could well be on the way though because Billie Eilish has soared up 6 places to #4 with "WHEN I WAS OLDER", her highest ever charter. Samsaruh closes out the top 5 with "The Beginning" at #5. It causes a lot of downward motion in the top 10, but on the way up is a song that had no way of being affected by it since it was already below Billie. Cherry Glazerr have scored their 2nd top 10 hit with "Wasted Nun" which climbs to #10 in its 3rd week on the chart.


3 fresh entries again, and relatively high up too. First new one is a returning artist. Makthaverskan made a big first impression in 2015, and then a still noteworthy one 2 years later. Now they're back to seee if they can make another big russ splash with new single "Demands". At #17 it's their 4th entry to date, though it still sounds like all their other singles (and great).
Here is a new artist who is totally only entering because of a prior artist, which to leap off something I just said, makes me on the older spectrum of "I Knew You Were Waiting" fans probably. Anyway, Australian producer LO'99 made the very auspicious decision to team up with Owl Eyes on his new single "Sometime" which enters at #20. Owl Eyes just recently got pushed out of the list of top 10 most entries, but now she's back in as she scores a 12th.
Lastly it's a full debutant to the chart, though one I've been a little bit more familiar with over the years. Little Simz has teamed up with Cleo Sol, to score the first time in the chart for both of them, "Selfish" at #30.

1191GrimesWe Appreciate Power (feat HANA) {4 Weeks @ #1}
22111Owl EyesOn Me {4 Weeks @ #1}
33133Stevie JeanEstranged
41034Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER
64114SamsaruhThe Beginning
75164SOAKEverybody Loves You
86191BeneSoaked {4 Weeks @ #1}
87117Two PeopleIn The Garden
1018310Cherry GlazerrWasted Nun
1223212Methyl EthelTrip The Mains
1312711CleaCool Days
1614614Tonight AliveThe Other
181751721 Savagea lot
1916716Tired LionWith Or Without
20NE120LO'99Sometime (feat Owl Eyes)
2121421WaleWinter Wars
221941921 Savageasmr
23131012Methyl EthelScream Whole
2427224Two PeoplePhone Call
2515813Sloan PetersonNew Direction
2620815MaribelleDown For You
2722223Jaguar JonzeYou Got Left Behind
2826522Charlotte GainsbourgSuch A Remarkable Day
2932229RadioheadIll Wind
30NE130Little SimzSelfish (feat Cleo Sol)
3125919Slum SociableAfterthought
3231531Ariana Grandethank u, next
3330430Alice GlassCEASE AND DESIST
3428625Nina NesbittColder
3529621Jax Jones & Years & YearsPlay
3636336Jade BirdLove Has All Been Done Before
3737337Hilltop HoodsLeave Me Lonely
3835532AViVABlame It On The Kids
3938436Lupa JYou're In My Headphones
4033172Anderson .PaakTints (feat Kendrick Lamar)
4134155Jessie WareOvertime
4339221OlympiaStar City {5 Weeks @ #1}
Feb 3rd

2019 has officially begun! What is that nonsensical meaningless phrase actually referring to you ask? I mean that the #1 song this week was actually released in 2019. Possibly a surprising one at that. Not that it's particularly obscure, in fact I'd argue that it's my most popular #1 in ages, but relative to the standards of Billie Eilish who is having 2 year old singles crack charts around the world...yeah "WHEN I WAS OLDER" is not exactly an obvious one to ride for. But alas that's where we arrive, and it scores her a #1 hit for the first time. This makes her the youngest artist to ever hit #1 obviously, and the first born in the 21st century. Before this, the youngest was MOAMETAL from BABYMETAL who is still possibly the youngest in terms of when she hit #1 as she (and YUIMETAL actually) was still 16 at the time. Nonetheless, it's getting just one step closer to the existential chaos when an artist who is younger than the chart itself hits #1. Anyhow, with that addressed, I'll also note the damage done to the top 5, with Billie pushing Grimes down to #2, Owl Eyes down to #3 & Stevie Jean down to #4. She's not the only one making moves however, as Methyl Ethel bolt up to #5 with "Trip The Mains" giving them their 2nd ever top 10 hit. That's not the only top 10 arrival however, as we also greet Broods who have climbed up 5 places to #9 with "Hospitalized". They've hit the top 10 twice previously, but to notable success as those two songs ("Everytime" and "Free") hit #1 and #2 respectively.


Bumper week here with 6 fresh debuts. Most thrilling is that we lead the pack with an artist who has never charted before, teaming alongside a couple others who also haven't. Young Franco's new single "Otherside" which initially sounds suspiciously similar to "Genghis Khan" by Miike Snow manages to impress rather immediately. Of course credit to Reva DeVito on vocals, and I'm not sure what for but Golden Vessel is also here. It's in at #19.
Just one debut from a non-Australian artist this week, but it's a kind of noteworthy one because it's Billie Eilish who is kind of a big deal at the moment. Surprisingly it's actually a song of hers that seems to be pretty relevant too! Miike Snow's impact continues as we all should know their best song is "Billie Holiday". But anyway the Billie who is only about twice as old as that song keeps racking up the hits, as "bury a friend" becomes her 8th chart entry, in at #24.
Now another pretty familiar artist to the chart, although due to charting separately with a band, her chart history on its own looks a little less stellar. Not to discredit Julia Jacklin of course, as she scores her 3rd chart entry to date with "Pressure To Party" at #28.
Speaking of Australian women with noted chart history, we've got the considerably longer chart history of Washington, although she only has 1 extra entry as she picks up her 4th with "American Spirit". It's in at #31 and carries the momentum as she recently scored her biggest ever hit with "Claws".
Born Lion's Spotify page lists Grenadiers as a similar artist and they now share the excellent honour of both being Australian rock bands who have scored their first ever hit on my chart at the start of a calendar year. It'll be quite a feat if "Bigger Than Jesus" manages to be bigger than "Summer", but nonetheless they're making an impression at #34.
To finish off, it's the belated debut to the chart for a fellow West Australian, Stella Donnelly. I was regrettably slow to her earlier singles, so she's just now getting a first top 40 hit with "Old Man" at #38.

1441Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER {1 Week @ #1}
21101GrimesWe Appreciate Power (feat HANA) {4 Weeks @ #1}
32121Owl EyesOn Me {4 Weeks @ #1}
43143Stevie JeanEstranged
51235Methyl EthelTrip The Mains
65124SamsaruhThe Beginning
71047Cherry GlazerrWasted Nun
87201BeneSoaked {4 Weeks @ #1}
106174SOAKEverybody Loves You
128127Two PeopleIn The Garden
1420214LO'99Sometime (feat Owl Eyes)
1613811CleaCool Days
1716714Tonight AliveThe Other
19NE119Young FrancoOtherside (feat Reva DeVito & Golden Vessel)
2024320Two PeoplePhone Call
211861721 Savagea lot
2221521WaleWinter Wars
2330223Little SimzSelfish (feat Cleo Sol)
24NE124Billie Eilishbury a friend
2519816Tired LionWith Or Without
262251921 Savageasmr
2729327RadioheadIll Wind
28NE128Julia JacklinPressure To Party
29231112Methyl EthelScream Whole
3025913Sloan PetersonNew Direction
31NE131WashingtonAmerican Spirit
3226915MaribelleDown For You
3328622Charlotte GainsbourgSuch A Remarkable Day
34NE134Born LionBigger Than Jesus
3527233Jaguar JonzeYou Got Left Behind
3633530Alice GlassCEASE AND DESIST
3732631Ariana Grandethank u, next
38NE138Stella DonnellyOld Man
3937437Hilltop HoodsLeave Me Lonely
4036436Jade BirdLove Has All Been Done Before

4231919Slum SociableAfterthought
4134625Nina NesbittColder
4335621Jax Jones & Years & YearsPlay
4638532AViVABlame It On The Kids
4439436Lupa JYou're In My Headphones
5040172Anderson .PaakTints (feat Kendrick Lamar)
slay Billie! but ooh Methyl Ethel coming to maybe end your misandrist #1 pattern! (I'm not complaining about that pattern obv :p) yas Broods top 10! Good moves for Cherry Glazerr, Owl Eyes' unpromoted new song, Two People & Little Simz too. I've heard and like 5/6 of the new entries and am especially happy for Washington & Stella. Poor Nina leaving now just after her album came out
Feb 10th

Billie Eilish retains the top spot for a 2nd week in a row. As I close in ever slightly more towards having an entire year of female vocalists at the top, the one group poised to stop that, is of course the band who many people have thought actually does have a female singer in the past. That is of course Methyl Ethel, who with "Trip The Mains" have climbed up to #2, the same peak shared by that "Ubu" song of which I have no manner of quip or remark about because why would I? In due process, Grimes slides down to #3 with "We Appreciate Power", and Owl Eyes is #4 with "On Me". Moving into the top 5 is Cherry Glazerr with "Wasted Nun" continuing its strong performance up to #5. Speaking of artists who have proven their out of nowhere massive success to not be a fluke, it's fortunate times for Makthaverskan, who have now picked up their 3rd top 10 hit courtesy of "Demands" up to #8.


Fresh from appearing in the latest Hottest 100 (an impressive feat that not many can lay claim to), Thelma Plum is back in the chart. With this she's solidified a solid pace of 1 new entry per year as she gets a 3rd to date with "Not Angry Anymore". It's off with strong pace too, in at #22.
On the topic of artists who are a little less consistent with the timing of their entries, welcome back to the chart...Stella Donnelly. She's debuting for the 2nd week in a row, but new entry "Lunch" already leaps ahead of last week's "Old Man" as it enters at #27.
Next up we have a much messier chart history to deal with, or rather it's just messier crediting. However it's notable for MARINA now as she is back in the chart in record time, usually going 4 years between entries, but this time it's more like 4 months. New single "Handmade Heaven" is in at #32 and it's her 4th charting entry to date.
Finally, a new artist to the fold. It is something of a peculiarity that the artist in this set of entries I've seen live is not the one from the same state as me, but rather on the other side of the country. That artist happens to be Winterbourne, who assumably are trying to play a logical fight by slotting the word 'Golden' in their song title to see if it sticks big time. We shall see, but for now "Take The Golden" is at #35.

1151Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER {2 Weeks @ #1}
2542Methyl EthelTrip The Mains
32111GrimesWe Appreciate Power (feat HANA) {4 Weeks @ #1}
43131Owl EyesOn Me {4 Weeks @ #1}
5755Cherry GlazerrWasted Nun
74153Stevie JeanEstranged
96134SamsaruhThe Beginning
108211BeneSoaked {4 Weeks @ #1}
1114311LO'99Sometime (feat Owl Eyes)
1210184SOAKEverybody Loves You
1319213Young FrancoOtherside (feat Reva DeVito & Golden Vessel)
1423314Little SimzSelfish (feat Cleo Sol)
1512137Two PeopleIn The Garden
1620416Two PeoplePhone Call
1824218Billie Eilishbury a friend
1916911CleaCool Days
2117814Tonight AliveThe Other
22NE122Thelma PlumNot Angry Anymore
232171721 Savagea lot
2428224Julia JacklinPressure To Party
2622621WaleWinter Wars
27NE127Stella DonnellyLunch
2827427RadioheadIll Wind
2934229Born LionBigger Than Jesus
3031230WashingtonAmerican Spirit
312661921 Savageasmr
32NE132MARINAHandmade Heaven
3325916Tired LionWith Or Without
3438234Stella DonnellyOld Man
35NE135WinterbourneTake The Golden
36291212Methyl EthelScream Whole
3733722Charlotte GainsbourgSuch A Remarkable Day
38301013Sloan PetersonNew Direction
39321015MaribelleDown For You
4035243Jaguar JonzeYou Got Left Behind

4136530Alice GlassCEASE AND DESIST
4337631Ariana Grandethank u, next
4439437Hilltop HoodsLeave Me Lonely
4640436Jade BirdLove Has All Been Done Before
Feb 17th

Billie Eilish has taken hold of the top spot for a 3rd week in a row now with "WHEN I WAS OLDER". An argument can now be made for Methyl Ethel's "Trip The Mains" being their biggest hit to date as it's held the #2 spot for 2 weeks, whereas "Ubu" was there for just 1. Cherry Glazerr have moved up to #3 with "Wasted Nun" while Broods are at #4 with "Hospitalized". As one of the dwindling remnants of 2018, Grimes is at #5 with "We Appreciate Power". It's also a bumper week for top 10 entries as there are 3 this time around. Fresh from taking the #1 spot on the ARIA Club Chart, LO'99 & Owl Eyes are up to #8 with "Sometimes". For Owl Eyes it's her 11th top 10 hit. More new to these heights is Little Simz & Cleo Sol, both with their first ever chart entry "Selfish" which is now up to #9. Finally Two People score a second top 10 hit a couple months after their first, with "Phone Call" up to #10.


Making a move away from her surely very interesting investment in making cover versions of recently popular songs, Sofia Karlberg released what I believe is an original song which looks to be a strong move for prospects on this chart at least. I've never seen Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind but I've seen the Simpsons episode that's based on it, so I'm obviously experienced enough to enjoy "Spotless Mind" in at #20.
I'm a little late on this one because it only just clicked with me, but now I'm all about it so Lizzo gets her first entry ever with "Juice" at #25.
Because I'm brainlessly ignorant, I was too distracted by the fact that this sounded a lot like some older Skepta singles to notice that it's a diss track against Wiley. Between this, Little Simz & 21 Savage, now 10% of the chart is UK rappers, as Skepta gets his 2nd ever entry with "Wish You Were Here" at #31, which surpasses the #33 peak of "Man".
Suffice to say that I'm not the only person in Western Australia who has passionate opinions on Devolver Digital games because Methyl Ethel have a new album which includes a track titled "Ruiner". They're notching up the hits fast now as they score a 5th to date at #35.
Speaking of artists with recently released albums and also have high charting songs already, Broods are back at it again with a track they released a few weeks back. A rare case of them charting with a slower song and not a banger, "Falling Apart" gets in at #39 which is their 5th entry to date.

1161Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER {3 Weeks @ #1}
2252Methyl EthelTrip The Mains
3563Cherry GlazerrWasted Nun
53121GrimesWe Appreciate Power (feat HANA) {4 Weeks @ #1}
64141Owl EyesOn Me {4 Weeks @ #1}
81148LO'99Sometime (feat Owl Eyes)
91449Little SimzSelfish (feat Cleo Sol)
1016510Two PeoplePhone Call
1113311Young FrancoOtherside (feat Reva DeVito & Golden Vessel)
127163Stevie JeanEstranged
1310221BeneSoaked {4 Weeks @ #1}
149144SamsaruhThe Beginning
1518315Billie Eilishbury a friend
1622216Thelma PlumNot Angry Anymore
1712194SOAKEverybody Loves You
1824318Julia JacklinPressure To Party
1927219Stella DonnellyLunch
20NE120Sofia KarlbergSpotless Mind
2115147Two PeopleIn The Garden
232381721 Savagea lot
2429324Born LionBigger Than Jesus
2632226MARINAHandmade Heaven
2721914Tonight AliveThe Other
2830328WashingtonAmerican Spirit
29191011CleaCool Days
3028527RadioheadIll Wind
31NE131SkeptaWish You Were Here
3226721WaleWinter Wars
3435234WinterbourneTake The Golden
35NE135Methyl EthelRuiner
3634334Stella DonnellyOld Man
383171921 Savageasmr
39NE139BroodsFalling Apart
40331016Tired LionWith Or Without

45361212Methyl EthelScream Whole
4237722Charlotte GainsbourgSuch A Remarkable Day
47381013Sloan PetersonNew Direction
46391015MaribelleDown For You
4840243Jaguar JonzeYou Got Left Behind
Feb 24th

Billie Eilish has retained the top spot for a 4th week in a row. About 0.5% of her life has been spent at #1 on my chart. The same amount of time has had Methyl Ethel at #2 on my chart as "Trip The Mains" manages its 3rd week there. Sitting behind them is Broods at #3 with "Hospitalized" which has switched places with Cherry Glazerr who are down to #4. At #5 is Makthaverskan with "Demands", their first time in the top 5 since "Witness" roughly 4 years ago! With many of the climbing songs grouping into awkward conglomerates, there is actually no change in the top 10 songs this week.


Time for a mostly familiar batch of debutants. It does however start with the one who has been away from the chart for the longest, as it's been about a year since Alex Lahey was last seen on this chart. She has amassed an impressive portfolio however despite not yet hitting the top 10. Perhaps this new single will do the trick? "Don't Be So Hard On Yourself" avoids going back to Winnipeg and instead scores her a 5th chart entry to date at #21.
For even more familiar territory, it's only been a month since Jessie Ware was last on this chart, and she's keeping up that role of electro house diva through new single "Adore You", which is also her 5th chart entry to date at #25.
But wait, it's not all familiar faces! It's not even all women! It's not even all artists with a hint of credible intrigue, because here is...a British acoustic guitar guy who hasn't yet won the British acoustic guitar guy annual lottery for chart domination across a whole year. Nonetheless, with no room for predisposition, I quickly too to what sounds a fair bit like "The Rip" by Portishead, and so Charlie Cunningham has his first entry ever at #30 with "Permanent Way".
Lastly we need to signal the ARIA #1 klaxon because I've done it again. It is easy to do this however when we're in a good run of commercial consensus playing well to my interests. What I mean by that is that the last ARIA #1 single to hit my chart was from Ariana Grande, and because of how the charts are these days, the newest one is also by her, except only 2 months later. "7 rings" enters at #36 and is her 5th entry to date.

1171Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER {4 Weeks @ #1}
2262Methyl EthelTrip The Mains
4373Cherry GlazerrWasted Nun
6856LO'99Sometime (feat Owl Eyes)
7957Little SimzSelfish (feat Cleo Sol)
81068Two PeoplePhone Call
96151Owl EyesOn Me {4 Weeks @ #1}
105131GrimesWe Appreciate Power (feat HANA) {4 Weeks @ #1}
1111411Young FrancoOtherside (feat Reva DeVito & Golden Vessel)
1216312Thelma PlumNot Angry Anymore
1315413Billie Eilishbury a friend
1420214Sofia KarlbergSpotless Mind
1518415Julia JacklinPressure To Party
1619316Stella DonnellyLunch
1713231BeneSoaked {4 Weeks @ #1}
1812173Stevie JeanEstranged
2024420Born LionBigger Than Jesus
21NE121Alex LaheyDon't Be So Hard On Yourself
2214154SamsaruhThe Beginning
2326323MARINAHandmade Heaven
2431224SkeptaWish You Were Here
25NE125Jessie WareAdore You
2617204SOAKEverybody Loves You
272391721 Savagea lot
2835228Methyl EthelRuiner
2928428WashingtonAmerican Spirit
30NE130Charlie CunninghamPermanent Way
3221157Two PeopleIn The Garden
33271014Tonight AliveThe Other
3434334WinterbourneTake The Golden
3539235BroodsFalling Apart
36NE136Ariana Grande7 rings
3730627RadioheadIll Wind
3836434Stella DonnellyOld Man
3932821WaleWinter Wars
40291111CleaCool Days

453871921 Savageasmr
48401016Tired LionWith Or Without
Mar 3rd

The year long streak is over. We finally have a #1 song again that is performed with a male vocalist! But it's one that has been mistaken in the past for female so it's baby steps really. Anyway, Methyl Ethel have now claimed their first ever #1 hit with "Trip The Mains" this week. They've bumped down Billie Eilish which I just realised means that my own chart was trapped under the soundtrack hegemony that I have becried much lately. Methyl Ethel are pretty lonely in their role though because the rest of the top 10 is full of more women than the Celadon City gym. Makthaverskan move up to #3 with "Demands" making it their highest charting single to date, pushing Broods down to #4 with "Hospitalized". "On Me" has just left the top 10 meaning that the entire top 10 is 2019 releases, but Owl Eyes' other song with LO'99, "Sometime" is up to #5 this week. There are also new arrivals in the top 10, from fresh faces at that, with Young Franco and company moving to #9 with "Otherside" and Sofia Karlberg up to #10 with "Spotless Mind".


It's a busy week because 2019 just keeps bringing the hits. Many of this week's entrants are first timers as well. First off is an artist who I used to make fun of because of their mundane stage name, but has slowly won me over with their output. Now Dave scores his first ever entry with the rather engaging and provocative "Black" at #21.
Actually let's just talk about how much the UK rap scene is killing it right now, because with Wale out of the top 40 this week and 21 Savage officially British (as well as 'Grimes'), they've totally inundated the chart. Adding to that we've got yet another entry from Little Simz, fresh following her current top 10 hit "Selfish". I look forward to hearing the whole album if that and "Wounds" are anything to go by, the latter entering at #24.
But we're not stuck in the UK, because we've got the obligatory Australian contingent to get to. Leading the pack this week is a completely new face to me, and she's from Western Australia! Denise Le Menice gets her first ever entry at #29 with "Stars".
Now for by far the most established artist of this week but at the same time a new entrant nonetheless. Though she's not had a hit single in many years, Alicia Keys has been making rather interesting developments with her music. "Raise A Man" takes her to #33 this week.
The most familiar artist to the chart comes next because they have had 3 entries in the past. King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard have been very prolific in the past though they bizarrely didn't release any albums last year. Maybe they're making up for it in 2019 because they released "Cyboogie" which enters at #38.
But because I am never one to not go overboard with supporting Australian releases, I've got even more coming through with one last entrant. It's the first time ever for CLYPSO with "Bounty" at #39.

1271Methyl EthelTrip The Mains {1 Week @ #1}
2181Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER {4 Weeks @ #1}
5665LO'99Sometime (feat Owl Eyes)
6766Little SimzSelfish (feat Cleo Sol)
7483Cherry GlazerrWasted Nun
8878Two PeoplePhone Call
91159Young FrancoOtherside (feat Reva DeVito & Golden Vessel)
1014310Sofia KarlbergSpotless Mind
1112411Thelma PlumNot Angry Anymore
129161Owl EyesOn Me {4 Weeks @ #1}
1313513Billie Eilishbury a friend
1410141GrimesWe Appreciate Power (feat HANA) {4 Weeks @ #1}
1516415Stella DonnellyLunch
1615515Julia JacklinPressure To Party
1721217Alex LaheyDon't Be So Hard On Yourself
1920519Born LionBigger Than Jesus
2024320SkeptaWish You Were Here
2225222Jessie WareAdore You
2323423MARINAHandmade Heaven
24NE124Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx)
2517241BeneSoaked {4 Weeks @ #1}
2628326Methyl EthelRuiner
2718183Stevie JeanEstranged
2830228Charlie CunninghamPermanent Way
29NE129Denise Le MeniceStars
3027101721 Savagea lot
3122164SamsaruhThe Beginning
3235332BroodsFalling Apart
33NE133Alicia KeysRaise A Man
3436234Ariana Grande7 rings
3529528WashingtonAmerican Spirit
3626214SOAKEverybody Loves You
3734434WinterbourneTake The Golden
38NE138King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardCyboogie
40331114Tonight AliveThe Other

4232157Two PeopleIn The Garden
4737627RadioheadIll Wind
4438434Stella DonnellyOld Man
5039821WaleWinter Wars
54401111CleaCool Days
Mar 10th

Oh would you look at that, very little change in the top end of the chart. Methyl Ethel retain the #1 spot for a second week with "Trip The Mains", while Billie Eilish retains #2 and Makthaverskan hold their #3 peak. Little Simz does hit a new peak with "Selfish" now up to #4, ahead of LO'99 & Owl Eyes with "Sometime" at #5. Relative lack of action is retained in the top 10 as well, the most noteworthy thing being Thelma Plum scoring her first ever top 10 hit with "Not Angry Anymore".


After some busy weeks, it's just 3 new entries this week, and none of them were actually released this week. To make it even more unexciting, none of these are new artists and instead names you should be rather acquainted to seeing on this chart, but I digress. Leading the pack is the latest single from WAAX, who are probably at their most poised since it's the first since their most popular single "Labrador". New single "FU" strikes me as peculiar for having catchier verses than the chorus. It adds to their rather hefty run of hits coming in at #24, their 7th entry to date.
Last year I was introduced to bülow who had an impressive early showing with tracks from her second EP giving her 2 consecutive top 10 hits with "SAD AND BORED" and "You And Jennifer". She has completely abandoned the word 'and' for new single "Sweet Little Lies" which enters at #29.
Finally it's the latest single from a chart regular at this point Sloan Peterson. She is still yet to score a top 10 hit but now has 4 top 40 hits as "Here" enters at #33.

1181Methyl EthelTrip The Mains {2 Weeks @ #1}
2291Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER {4 Weeks @ #1}
4674Little SimzSelfish (feat Cleo Sol)
5575LO'99Sometime (feat Owl Eyes)
7887Two PeoplePhone Call
81048Sofia KarlbergSpotless Mind
9969Young FrancoOtherside (feat Reva DeVito & Golden Vessel)
1011510Thelma PlumNot Angry Anymore
11793Cherry GlazerrWasted Nun
1313613Billie Eilishbury a friend
1417314Alex LaheyDon't Be So Hard On Yourself
1515515Stella DonnellyLunch
1624216Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx)
1820418SkeptaWish You Were Here
1912171Owl EyesOn Me {4 Weeks @ #1}
2022320Jessie WareAdore You
2129221Denise Le MeniceStars
2219619Born LionBigger Than Jesus
2314151GrimesWe Appreciate Power (feat HANA) {4 Weeks @ #1}
2516615Julia JacklinPressure To Party
2626426Methyl EthelRuiner
2728327Charlie CunninghamPermanent Way
2823523MARINAHandmade Heaven
29NE129bülowSweet Little Lies
3033230Alicia KeysRaise A Man
3125251BeneSoaked {4 Weeks @ #1}
3230111721 Savagea lot
33NE133Sloan PetersonHere
3434334Ariana Grande7 rings
3532432BroodsFalling Apart
3638236King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardCyboogie
3727193Stevie JeanEstranged
3935628WashingtonAmerican Spirit
4031174SamsaruhThe Beginning

4236214SOAKEverybody Loves You
4137434WinterbourneTake The Golden
46401114Tonight AliveThe Other
Trip The Manis <3
Mar 17th

Methyl Ethel are tripping the mains at #1 for a 3rd week running. There's new competition now by way of Makthaverskan, who until this week had the highest debut of the year so far. In its 8th week, "Demands" climbs to #2, pushing Billie Eilish to #3 with "WHEN I WAS OLDER". Little Simz holds #4 with "Selfish", and is living up to that title as she comes close to having two songs in the top 10. Relatively not selfish is Sofia Karlberg, given that she has only ever had one song on the chart so far. To its credit though, "Spotless Mind" is now up to #5. A little behind her is the one top 10 entrant for the week, also from a first time charter, Dave with "Black" at #7.


It's history being made this week as for the first time ever I've charted a triple j Like A Version. Being available on all platforms like a typical release very much helps with making it happen. I can't back it up because I'm sure I've unknowingly and knowingly charted covers plenty of times, but I might have had restrictions on them for a while. Notably I didn't chart Mr Little Jeans' cover of "The Suburbs" even though I was listening to it a lot at the time. Anyway, you probably know what's coming here, which is Denzel Curry's absolute monster rendition of "Bulls On Parade". 6 months ago he was peaking at #12 with "BLACK BALLOONS", and now he has a 2nd entry at #14, the highest debut of the year.
Now in the world of having less to say, it's a debut to the chart for World Champion, whose new track "Callisto" scratches that quirky indie pop niche that I'm inclined to compare to "Landmine" and "Outlaw" from last year. It's new at #32.
On the topic of artists who were riding high on the chart late last year, it's the return of Hatchie with her 2nd entry to date. "Without A Blush" enters at #35.

1191Methyl EthelTrip The Mains {3 Weeks @ #1}
32101Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER {4 Weeks @ #1}
4484Little SimzSelfish (feat Cleo Sol)
5855Sofia KarlbergSpotless Mind
6585LO'99Sometime (feat Owl Eyes)
8797Two PeoplePhone Call
1010610Thelma PlumNot Angry Anymore
1116311Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx)
12979Young FrancoOtherside (feat Reva DeVito & Golden Vessel)
1314413Alex LaheyDon't Be So Hard On Yourself
14NE114Denzel CurryBulls On Parade
1513713Billie Eilishbury a friend
1611103Cherry GlazerrWasted Nun
1821318Denise Le MeniceStars
1920419Jessie WareAdore You
2018518SkeptaWish You Were Here
2115615Stella DonnellyLunch
2329223bülowSweet Little Lies
2419181Owl EyesOn Me {4 Weeks @ #1}
2526525Methyl EthelRuiner
2622719Born LionBigger Than Jesus
2733227Sloan PetersonHere
2830328Alicia KeysRaise A Man
2923161GrimesWe Appreciate Power (feat HANA) {4 Weeks @ #1}
3027427Charlie CunninghamPermanent Way
3125715Julia JacklinPressure To Party
32NE132World ChampionCallisto
3328623MARINAHandmade Heaven
3436334King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardCyboogie
35NE135HatchieWithout A Blush
3631261BeneSoaked {4 Weeks @ #1}
3734434Ariana Grande7 rings
3832121721 Savagea lot
4035532BroodsFalling Apart

4437193Stevie JeanEstranged
4539628WashingtonAmerican Spirit
4840174SamsaruhThe Beginning
Mar 24th

The theme for this year is artists with considerable chart history scoring their first ever #1 hit. We had Grimes, we had Billie Eilish, we had Methyl Ethel, and now we have Makthaverskan. Their song "Demands" in its 9th week on the chart ascends to #1. With that, "Trip The Mains" descends to #2. To counter the previous statement, we've got fresh blood on the chart making rises. Sofia Karlberg is up to #3 with "Spotless Mind" and Dave takes "Black" to #5. In-between we've also got Little Simz with her first hit "Selfish" at #4. Not her only hit mind you, as "Wounds" has now moved up to #7 giving her two simultaneous top 10 hits. Getting there for the first time is Denzel Curry with his cover of "Bulls On Parade" at #10.


It is what could be seen as a standard week now with 4 new entries. Or perhaps it could be described as a standard week for the fact that the top new entry is from Samsaruh. It could be argued that she has a rather excellent track record as all 6 of her solo singles have made this chart so far, including 2 #1's, and also two featured entries. If you can do the maths, that makes 8 entries in a little over 18 months. The latest of which is "Subvert" at #22.
For a change of pace, the rest of these debutants are completely new to the chart, in some cases completely new to me. Notably we have another New Zealand artist I've never heard of and thus the latest to my stable of 'wouldn't it be cool if they got big on their next single and I could remind the fact that I was backing them back then, even though they're not technically big because our charts are broken. I'm not saying that a song called "Bone" makes me think of certain other similar words, but that is the name of So Below's first ever entry at #29.
Now for some new artists who are not remotely new except in the context of this chart. In fact it's a triple header in this regard with the only slight exception being that Travis Barker did technically make my 2014 EOY without making the chart which may as well count. Actually YUNGBLUD did too though not quite as high, it's still worth noting. Halsey on the other hand has absolutely no chart history with me and is perhaps the biggest revelation here on a song that feels as though shouldn't be for me and yet really comes together well. "11 Minutes" is new at #35 this week.
Finally we return to Australia and for that matter, the wonderful world of me charting artists who have less Twitter followers than I do (disclaimer: she has a decent amount more instagram followers, but maybe one day my twitch clout could start overtaking these??), it's the first time in the chart ever for Yorke, who is riding very much up my street with "Wake The City" at #36.

1291MakthaverskanDemands {1 Week @ #1}
21101Methyl EthelTrip The Mains {3 Weeks @ #1}
3563Sofia KarlbergSpotless Mind
4494Little SimzSelfish (feat Cleo Sol)
63111Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER {4 Weeks @ #1}
71147Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx)
8695LO'99Sometime (feat Owl Eyes)
98107Two PeoplePhone Call
1014210Denzel CurryBulls On Parade
1313513Alex LaheyDon't Be So Hard On Yourself
1418414Denise Le MeniceStars
1510710Thelma PlumNot Angry Anymore
161289Young FrancoOtherside (feat Reva DeVito & Golden Vessel)
1719517Jessie WareAdore You
1815813Billie Eilishbury a friend
1923319bülowSweet Little Lies
2016113Cherry GlazerrWasted Nun
2127321Sloan PetersonHere
2325623Methyl EthelRuiner
2420618SkeptaWish You Were Here
2528425Alicia KeysRaise A Man
2721715Stella DonnellyLunch
2832228World ChampionCallisto
29NE129So BelowBone
3024191Owl EyesOn Me {4 Weeks @ #1}
3126819Born LionBigger Than Jesus
3235232HatchieWithout A Blush
3330527Charlie CunninghamPermanent Way
3429171GrimesWe Appreciate Power (feat HANA) {4 Weeks @ #1}
35NE135YUNGBLUD & Halsey11 Minutes (with Travis Barker)
36NE136YorkeWake The City
3734434King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardCyboogie
3831815Julia JacklinPressure To Party
3933723MARINAHandmade Heaven
4036271BeneSoaked {4 Weeks @ #1}

4137434Ariana Grande7 rings
4438121721 Savagea lot
4640532BroodsFalling Apart

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Mar 31st

It's another one of those thrilling weeks where for the 2nd time this month, the top 3 is unchanged. In fairness, it's a slightly different top 3 than it was that other time. Makthaverskan are still at #1 for a 2nd week with "Demands". Methyl Ethel holds at #2 and Sofia Karlberg has #3 with the freshest track of the 3 so you would think she has the most future potential. She does however have competition with Dave's "Black" rising to #4, and Little Simz scoring a 2nd top 5 hit with "Wounds" at #5. Also making big moves a little lower down are WAAX, who score their 3rd top 10 hit to date with "FU" at #8.


In an extremely not surprising turn of events, Tame Impala arrive with their latest single. It's a landmark moment as "Patience" is entry #10 and arrives quite high at #19.
Now that we've gotten away with the usual suspects, it's time for a lot of newer and less familiar artists. The next entry is a trio collaboration between Col3trane, DJDS & RAYE. RAYE came close to charting about 2 years ago via Jax Jones' "You Don't Know Me", while DJDS have never charted with proper crediting but notably were very involved with Kanye West's #1 hit "Ultralight Beam". They all team up on "The Fruits" at #31.
On the topic of technically new artists but technically not, at #35 is the first ever entry for LPX. And if you're familiar with that name you know what I'm going to say next, which is that LPX is Lizzy from MS MR, which means it's a 3rd former #1 artist for the week. This new entry is "Give Up The Ghost" which is a bit more rock-oriented than MS MR's usual tone.
Lastly it's the most obscure artist of them all, but perhaps bidding to be the most relevant song in the coming weeks. Fresh from hitting the ARIA Chart, Tones And I also follows it up with a debut here for "Johnny Run Away" at #38.

11101MakthaverskanDemands {2 Weeks @ #1}
22111Methyl EthelTrip The Mains {3 Weeks @ #1}
3373Sofia KarlbergSpotless Mind
5755Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx)
64104Little SimzSelfish (feat Cleo Sol)
71037Denzel CurryBulls On Parade
96121Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER {4 Weeks @ #1}
108105LO'99Sometime (feat Owl Eyes)
1114511Denise Le MeniceStars
1213612Alex LaheyDon't Be So Hard On Yourself
139117Two PeoplePhone Call
1417614Jessie WareAdore You
1519415bülowSweet Little Lies
1821418Sloan PetersonHere
19NE119Tame ImpalaPatience
2015810Thelma PlumNot Angry Anymore
211699Young FrancoOtherside (feat Reva DeVito & Golden Vessel)
2229222So BelowBone
2318913Billie Eilishbury a friend
2425524Alicia KeysRaise A Man
2523723Methyl EthelRuiner
2620123Cherry GlazerrWasted Nun
2728327World ChampionCallisto
2832328HatchieWithout A Blush
2936229YorkeWake The City
3024718SkeptaWish You Were Here
31NE131Col3trane, DJDS & RAYEThe Fruits
3335233YUNGBLUD & Halsey11 Minutes (with Travis Barker)
3427815Stella DonnellyLunch
35NE135LPXGive Up The Ghost
3630201Owl EyesOn Me {4 Weeks @ #1}
3731919Born LionBigger Than Jesus
38NE138Tones And IJohnny Run Away
3933627Charlie CunninghamPermanent Way
4034181GrimesWe Appreciate Power (feat HANA) {4 Weeks @ #1}

4137434King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardCyboogie
4438815Julia JacklinPressure To Party
4539723MARINAHandmade Heaven
4340271BeneSoaked {4 Weeks @ #1}
Apr 7th

Makthaverskan hold the top spot for a 3rd week with "Demands". Behind them the rest of the top 5 have moved around. Actually they've swapped order completely. Little Simz has moved from #5 to #2 with "Wounds", Dave's "Black" is #4 to #3, Sofia Karlberg is #3 to #4 and Methyl Ethel are #2 to #5. There's new stuff coming through lower in the top 10 however. Denise Le Menice's first ever chart entry is going quite well for her as it enters the top 10 at #8. Alex Lahey has a bit more chart history behind her, but she's hitting new heights this week with "Don't Be So Hard On Yourself" being her first top 10 at #10.


2015 is back in favour lately, because bülow is clearly taking inspiration from Diplo, Skrillex & Aston Merrygold, the big three, with her new song "Get Stüpid" at #20. It's her 4th chart entry to date.
This week's obligatory who knows where they came from but they're Australian and their song is quite good, is Moreton. They have been around for a few years now, but I'm just cottoning onto their new song "Circles", which reminds me a fair bit of Big Scary's #1 hit "Belgian Blues", and it's in at #23.
I don't know if you've heard of Billie Eilish. She has 9 entries now courtesy of new entry "bad guy" at #29.
Speaking of people whose year of birth concerningly starts with a 2, we've got Jasmine Thompson who you might know from some tropical pop hits in the mid 2010s. This new song "more" sounds quite a bit removed from that and really clicked with me as it enters at #37.
Now another debutant Australian artist but one who is a little bit more well known. I like quite a few Mansionair songs but I'm often a bit late on them. Unfortunately I'm still a bit behind because it took 5 weeks for "Alibi" to break through but now it gives them their first etnry at #39.

11111MakthaverskanDemands {3 Weeks @ #1}
2562Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx)
4383Sofia KarlbergSpotless Mind
52121Methyl EthelTrip The Mains {3 Weeks @ #1}
6746Denzel CurryBulls On Parade
81168Denise Le MeniceStars
96114Little SimzSelfish (feat Cleo Sol)
1012710Alex LaheyDon't Be So Hard On Yourself
119131Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER {4 Weeks @ #1}
1215512bülowSweet Little Lies
1410115LO'99Sometime (feat Owl Eyes)
1518515Sloan PetersonHere
1619216Tame ImpalaPatience
1714714Jessie WareAdore You
1822318So BelowBone
1913127Two PeoplePhone Call
20NE120bülowGet Stüpid
2124621Alicia KeysRaise A Man
2420910Thelma PlumNot Angry Anymore
2527425World ChampionCallisto
2621109Young FrancoOtherside (feat Reva DeVito & Golden Vessel)
2731227Col3trane, DJDS & RAYEThe Fruits
2829328YorkeWake The City
29NE129Billie Eilishbad guy
3025823Methyl EthelRuiner
3128428HatchieWithout A Blush
32231013Billie Eilishbury a friend
3333333YUNGBLUD & Halsey11 Minutes (with Travis Barker)
3426133Cherry GlazerrWasted Nun
3538235Tones And IJohnny Run Away
3635235LPXGive Up The Ghost
37NE137Jasmine Thompsonmore
3830818SkeptaWish You Were Here

4134815Stella DonnellyLunch
4236201Owl EyesOn Me {4 Weeks @ #1}
4337919Born LionBigger Than Jesus
4739627Charlie CunninghamPermanent Way
4640181GrimesWe Appreciate Power (feat HANA) {4 Weeks @ #1}
Apr 14th

It's been a very long time since a British artist was last at #1? How long ago you ask? I'm talking "Planet Hunter" by Wolf Alice long ago. But that year long drought is over thanks to Little Simz. Maybe this clearly bodes well for her Mercury Prize chances because Wolf Alice won it last year, but from that highly acclaimed album she released this year, "Wounds" has climbed to #1 in its 7th week on the chart. Makthaverskan are pushed back down to #2 while Dave holds at #3. WAAX now have their 2nd highest charting single ever with "FU" at #4, and Denzel Curry also ascends to new highs with "Bulls On Parade" up to #5. Climbing into the top 10 this week is Samsaruh, which is probably no surprise at this point but it should be noted it's now her 5th top 10 to date.


We've got a big week of Australian artists this week, and rather than obscurities (in my eyes), they're pretty heavy hitters (in my eyes). Speaking of things you visualise space via, Owl Eyes is of course back at it again. Not to be content with a #1 hit and further top 5 hit in the past 6 months, she's actually released two new songs. I'm keeping the b-side off the chart for the time being because it's hard to really judge (and for all I know it's full of opinions I cannot abide in French) but I really dig the production on it. For the more easy to digest, we have "You And I" which enters at #12 to give her 13 chart entries to date.
Speaking of artists that were already charting anyway but just had to drop another banger, we've got Tame Impala back at it again. Though I have a little bit of trepidation when obviously canonised singles have their titles re-used, it's hard to deny the quality of this "Borderline" as well. It's their 11th entry to date in at #21.
On the topic of songs sharing their titles with previous hits I could not care less that Hatchie's new song is called "Stay With Me" because the idea of someone getting very defensive about Sam Smith is more amusing to me than anything else. Anyway she's on a good run lately, and picks up her 3rd entry to date at #24.
Finally we leave Australia and visit the US to collect a number of names of varying familiarity. It's all part of the Beast Coast collective but they've decided to credit every single artist on the song I suppose so it's easier to track who's on it. Also there are artists on here that aren't part of that which are slotted into the name list. What makes it easiest for me is that every single artist here has never charted before, which is a bit unfortunate really because Joey Bada$$, Kirk Knight & Nyck Caution made one of my favourite songs of 2017. But they, along with Flatbush Zombies, The Underachievers and CJ Fly finally make their debut here at #37 with "Left Hand".

1271Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx) {1 Week @ #1}
21121MakthaverskanDemands {3 Weeks @ #1}
5655Denzel CurryBulls On Parade
6876Denise Le MeniceStars
7493Sofia KarlbergSpotless Mind
85131Methyl EthelTrip The Mains {3 Weeks @ #1}
91089Alex LaheyDon't Be So Hard On Yourself
1112611bülowSweet Little Lies
12NE112Owl EyesYou And I
1316313Tame ImpalaPatience
149124Little SimzSelfish (feat Cleo Sol)
1518415So BelowBone
1611141Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER {4 Weeks @ #1}
1715615Sloan PetersonHere
1820218bülowGet Stüpid
2014125LO'99Sometime (feat Owl Eyes)
21NE121Tame ImpalaBorderline
2217814Jessie WareAdore You
2321721Alicia KeysRaise A Man
24NE124HatchieStay With Me
2519137Two PeoplePhone Call
2625525World ChampionCallisto
2729227Billie Eilishbad guy
2827327Col3trane, DJDS & RAYEThe Fruits
30241010Thelma PlumNot Angry Anymore
3128428YorkeWake The City
3226119Young FrancoOtherside (feat Reva DeVito & Golden Vessel)
3335333Tones And IJohnny Run Away
3437234Jasmine Thompsonmore
3530923Methyl EthelRuiner
3631528HatchieWithout A Blush
37NE137Beast CoastLeft Hand (feat Joey Bada$$, Flatbush Zombies, The Underachievers, Kirk Knight, Nyck Caution & CJ Fly)
3833433YUNGBLUD & Halsey11 Minutes (with Travis Barker)
39321113Billie Eilishbury a friend
4036335LPXGive Up The Ghost

4134133Cherry GlazerrWasted Nun
4438818SkeptaWish You Were Here
Apr 21st

Last week Little Simz became the first UK artist in over a year to hit #1, she holds the top spot again with "Wounds", but Dave moving a spot behind with "Black" makes for a UK top 2, which I believe has not happened in a little over 5 years, when Temples & Katy B were holding the fort. There is a severe lack of additional UK artists elsewhere in the top 20 so this list looks to not get extended. Coming up behind at #3 are WAAX with "FU", while Denise Le Menice is doing very well with her debut hit "Stars" up to #4. Makthaverskan's former #1 hit "Demands" rounds out the top 5 at #5. In other news, the sky is blue and Owl Eyes scores her 12th top 10 hit with "You And I" moving up to #8.


Relatively fresh faces in the debut section even though all of them have charted before. Cyn has the most charting clout of them not just for having charted twice before, but most recently she scored a #1 hit via "Believer" last year. She continues to surpass all releases by the artist who discovered her, as her 3rd song to chart is "Terrible Ideas" at #25.
I Know Leopard had a promising start to their chart career last year with top 20 hit "Landmine". It seems only fitting that this chart which goes up on the day after April 21st is titled "Seventy Lies", entering at #30.
Also on the topic of promising starts, I'd not heard a thing from Eleanor Jacks before or after she scored her top 10 hit "Boys" last year, but she's finally returned complete with a cheesy No Doubt pun on "I'm Drunk And I Love You" at #33.

1181Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx) {2 Weeks @ #1}
4684Denise Le MeniceStars
52131MakthaverskanDemands {3 Weeks @ #1}
6565Denzel CurryBulls On Parade
81228Owl EyesYou And I
97103Sofia KarlbergSpotless Mind
108141Methyl EthelTrip The Mains {3 Weeks @ #1}
1113411Tame ImpalaPatience
12999Alex LaheyDon't Be So Hard On Yourself
1315513So BelowBone
1411711bülowSweet Little Lies
1521215Tame ImpalaBorderline
1718317bülowGet Stüpid
1824218HatchieStay With Me
1916151Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER {4 Weeks @ #1}
2014134Little SimzSelfish (feat Cleo Sol)
2117715Sloan PetersonHere
2227322Billie Eilishbad guy
2320135LO'99Sometime (feat Owl Eyes)
2422914Jessie WareAdore You
25NE125CynTerrible Ideas
2623821Alicia KeysRaise A Man
2728427Col3trane, DJDS & RAYEThe Fruits
2834328Jasmine Thompsonmore
2925147Two PeoplePhone Call
30NE130I Know LeopardSeventy Lies
3133431Tones And IJohnny Run Away
3226625World ChampionCallisto
33NE133Eleanor JacksI'm Drunk And I Love You
3437234Beast CoastLeft Hand (feat Joey Bada$$, Flatbush Zombies, The Underachievers, Kirk Knight, Nyck Caution & CJ Fly)
3531528YorkeWake The City
37301110Thelma PlumNot Angry Anymore
3832129Young FrancoOtherside (feat Reva DeVito & Golden Vessel)
39351023Methyl EthelRuiner
4036628HatchieWithout A Blush

4338433YUNGBLUD & Halsey11 Minutes (with Travis Barker)
42391113Billie Eilishbury a friend
4640335LPXGive Up The Ghost
Apr 28th

Little Simz retains the top spot for a 3rd week in a row with "Wounds". Right up behind her is WAAX, whose "FU" continues to show fine form as it reaches #2. Dave is relegated to #3 with Black while Denise Le Menice holds #4. In an extremely unshocking development, Samsaruh has another top 5 hit with "Subvert" up two places to #5. Similarly unshocking is the news of Tame Impala scoring a top 10 hit. With "Patience" up 2 places to #9 they now have 8 top 10 hits to their name. Along with that, a band called Tame Impala score their 9th top 10 hit with "Borderline" at #10.


Last week's debuts were not particularly fresh, I think "You And I" and "Borderline" were still older than anything that entered then. That's still the case with this week's entries which are primarily from February and March 2019. The first entry this week is incidentally from an artist with prominent chart history here. Having been absent for about 2 years, Ali Barter returns with her 5th chart entry to date, "Ur A Piece Of Shit" at #27.
If you are sick of seeing the same artists back here again and again...well maybe you should think about the implications of a chart where all artists are dumped as soon as they've had their one hit. Nonetheless we have a new artist who is being very mysterious with this song. If you listen to the song "London" by breathe., you might think that the song is in fact called "Breathe", something that I'm not 100% sure isn't a mistake on Spotify's part. Nonetheless after about 2 months of climbing up the ranks, it's finally here at #34.
Next up is another returning artist, but serving somewhat against repetitious content, it's an artist whose success prior has not been overly remarkable. Lupa J has had 3 prior entries but only gotten as high as #20 with her first hit "Armour". Time will tell how her fortunes develop with her 4th top 40 hit "The Crash" at #36.
Now for extremely constant appearing artists, The National are back with their first entry since 2017. They're now up to 9 chart entries to date thanks to "Light Years" in at #38.

1191Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx) {3 Weeks @ #1}
4494Denise Le MeniceStars
6836Owl EyesYou And I
7675Denzel CurryBulls On Parade
85141MakthaverskanDemands {3 Weeks @ #1}
91159Tame ImpalaPatience
1015310Tame ImpalaBorderline
119113Sofia KarlbergSpotless Mind
1218312HatchieStay With Me
1310151Methyl EthelTrip The Mains {3 Weeks @ #1}
1513613So BelowBone
1617416bülowGet Stüpid
1712109Alex LaheyDon't Be So Hard On Yourself
1822418Billie Eilishbad guy
1914811bülowSweet Little Lies
2025220CynTerrible Ideas
2119161Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER {4 Weeks @ #1}
22241014Jessie WareAdore You
2321815Sloan PetersonHere
2428424Jasmine Thompsonmore
2520144Little SimzSelfish (feat Cleo Sol)
2630226I Know LeopardSeventy Lies
27NE127Ali BarterUr A Piece Of Shit
2827527Col3trane, DJDS & RAYEThe Fruits
2933229Eleanor JacksI'm Drunk And I Love You
3026921Alicia KeysRaise A Man
3123145LO'99Sometime (feat Owl Eyes)
3234332Beast CoastLeft Hand (feat Joey Bada$$, Flatbush Zombies, The Underachievers, Kirk Knight, Nyck Caution & CJ Fly)
3331531Tones And IJohnny Run Away
3529157Two PeoplePhone Call
36NE136Lupa JThe Crash
3732725World ChampionCallisto
38NE138The NationalLight Years
3935628YorkeWake The City

46371110Thelma PlumNot Angry Anymore
4338129Young FrancoOtherside (feat Reva DeVito & Golden Vessel)
44391023Methyl EthelRuiner
5040628HatchieWithout A Blush
May 4th

It is May 4th, and it is also the 4th week running that "Wounds" has been sitting at #1. WAAX retain the #2 spot with "FU", while some new Australian contenders who are even more familiar with the top spot are on the way up. Samsaruh's "Subvert" moves up 2 places to #3 and Owl Eyes' "You And I" moves up 2 places to #4. On that note, the top 10 has gotten increasingly Australian as Hatchie climbs to #7 with "Stay With Me", matching the peak she set with "Adored" at the end of last week, and giving her a 2nd top 10 hit.


Fresh from topping the UK Charts this weekend (the actual ones for that matter), Stormzy is back with his 2nd ever chart entry. He was last seen about 2 years ago with "Big For Your Boots" which reached #12. Now we will see if he can surpass that as "Vossi Bop" has a better start at #25.
A big success last year was Press Club whose first hit "Suburbia" did quite well getting to #3. Their 3rd entry to date will have a tough time living up to its name as "Get Better" lands at #29.
But wait, we continue to ascend in your choice of either prime number or a fibonacci sequence in terms of how many entries the artist has. This is because Alex Lahey is now in at #34 with "Am I Doing It Right?", her 5th entry.
Lastly, after all these returning artists, there's actually a new one. Because it's the track I've heard the most on the album, Weyes Blood gets her first entry with "Something To Believe" at #38.

11101Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx) {4 Weeks @ #1}
4644Owl EyesYou And I
54104Denise Le MeniceStars
71247HatchieStay With Me
81048Tame ImpalaBorderline
9969Tame ImpalaPatience
10785Denzel CurryBulls On Parade
128151MakthaverskanDemands {3 Weeks @ #1}
1316513bülowGet Stüpid
1420314CynTerrible Ideas
1511123Sofia KarlbergSpotless Mind
1613161Methyl EthelTrip The Mains {3 Weeks @ #1}
1718517Billie Eilishbad guy
1815713So BelowBone
1927219Ali BarterUr A Piece Of Shit
2024520Jasmine Thompsonmore
2117119Alex LaheyDon't Be So Hard On Yourself
22221114Jessie WareAdore You
2326323I Know LeopardSeventy Lies
2419911bülowSweet Little Lies
25NE125StormzyVossi Bop
2629326Eleanor JacksI'm Drunk And I Love You
2721171Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER {4 Weeks @ #1}
2823915Sloan PetersonHere
29NE129Press ClubGet Better
3025154Little SimzSelfish (feat Cleo Sol)
3228627Col3trane, DJDS & RAYEThe Fruits
3332432Beast CoastLeft Hand (feat Joey Bada$$, Flatbush Zombies, The Underachievers, Kirk Knight, Nyck Caution & CJ Fly)
34NE134Alex LaheyAm I Doing It Right?
3536235Lupa JThe Crash
3638236The NationalLight Years
37301021Alicia KeysRaise A Man
38NE138Weyes BloodSomething To Believe
3933631Tones And IJohnny Run Away
4031155LO'99Sometime (feat Owl Eyes)

4135157Two PeoplePhone Call
4237725World ChampionCallisto
4539628YorkeWake The City
May 11th

Brace yourself for the most painfully on brand chart of all time. My biggest critic is probably myself as I'm extremely self-conscious of the fact. On an unrelated note, Owl Eyes scores her 8th #1 hit with "You And I" moving up 3 places to #1. But wait because there are more artists noted for past successes doing well too. WAAX hold #2 for a 2nd week with "FU" and Samsaruh maintains #3 with "Subvert". Thanks to this we have an all-Australian top 3 for the first time since October last year. Little Simz's #1 from last week, "Wounds" drops back down to #4, and right behind is Hatchie with her first ever top 5 hit, "Stay With Me". In moderately on brand news, there are two new top 10 entries and only one of them is from an artist with a #1 hit under their belt! Moreton score their first with "Circles" at #9, and Cyn scores her 2nd with "Terrible Ideas" at #10.


But obviously I only meant the on brand stuff with relation to the top 10. Anyway so the top debut this week is from Olympia. This is clearly a wild twist because if you ignore her two former #1 hits, and acknowledge the fact that her last single didn't make the top 40. It's been quickly followed though, and "Hounds" enters at #18, giving her 6 entries to date.
Now let's make things even less on brand, because while it is very clear that Bene's last single both went to #1 and spent about half a year on the chart, she's still relatively new to the chart only scoring her 3rd entry to date. That 3rd entry is "Evil Spider" at #23, the exact same debut position as "Soaked".
More in the world of me accidentally entering an artist at the same position as their last, we've got the return of BABYMETAL. I believe their next album is coming out this year but for the time being, they're just putting out new singles every several months. The latest one I'm addicted to is "Elevator Girl". Entering at #28 (exactly where "Starlight" entered), it's their 5th entry to date.
At last, I finally reach the end of the debuts with tremendously off-brand material. The final debuting artist has never charted before. Now you just need to ignore the fact that it almost could pass as a Camp Cope song and I can walk away with some dignity. Body Type get their first entry with "Uma" at #32.

1451Owl EyesYou And I {1 Week @ #1}
41111Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx) {4 Weeks @ #1}
5755HatchieStay With Me
6856Tame ImpalaBorderline
75114Denise Le MeniceStars
1014410CynTerrible Ideas
11979Tame ImpalaPatience
1213612bülowGet Stüpid
131095Denzel CurryBulls On Parade
1419314Ali BarterUr A Piece Of Shit
1517615Billie Eilishbad guy
1612161MakthaverskanDemands {3 Weeks @ #1}
1720617Jasmine Thompsonmore
1925219StormzyVossi Bop
2016171Methyl EthelTrip The Mains {3 Weeks @ #1}
2115133Sofia KarlbergSpotless Mind
2223422I Know LeopardSeventy Lies
23NE123BeneEvil Spider
2418813So BelowBone
2529225Press ClubGet Better
2626426Eleanor JacksI'm Drunk And I Love You
27221214Jessie WareAdore You
28NE128BABYMETALElevator Girl
2921129Alex LaheyDon't Be So Hard On Yourself
3134231Alex LaheyAm I Doing It Right?
32NE132Body TypeUma
33241011bülowSweet Little Lies
3436334The NationalLight Years
3527181Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER {4 Weeks @ #1}
3635335Lupa JThe Crash
37281015Sloan PetersonHere
3832727Col3trane, DJDS & RAYEThe Fruits
3938238Weyes BloodSomething To Believe
4033532Beast CoastLeft Hand (feat Joey Bada$$, Flatbush Zombies, The Underachievers, Kirk Knight, Nyck Caution & CJ Fly)

4130154Little SimzSelfish (feat Cleo Sol)
43371021Alicia KeysRaise A Man
4439631Tones And IJohnny Run Away
4740155LO'99Sometime (feat Owl Eyes)
May 18th


1161Owl EyesYou And I {2 Weeks @ #1}
4564HatchieStay With Me
5665Tame ImpalaBorderline
64121Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx) {4 Weeks @ #1}
71057CynTerrible Ideas
97124Denise Le MeniceStars
1012710bülowGet Stüpid
1214412Ali BarterUr A Piece Of Shit
141189Tame ImpalaPatience
1519315StormzyVossi Bop
1623216BeneEvil Spider
1715715Billie Eilishbad guy
1813105Denzel CurryBulls On Parade
1917717Jasmine Thompsonmore
2028220BABYMETALElevator Girl
2116171MakthaverskanDemands {3 Weeks @ #1}
2222522I Know LeopardSeventy Lies
2325323Press ClubGet Better
2420181Methyl EthelTrip The Mains {3 Weeks @ #1}
2521143Sofia KarlbergSpotless Mind
2632226Body TypeUma
2726526Eleanor JacksI'm Drunk And I Love You
28NE128Party FavorWait A Minute (feat A$AP Ferg & Juicy J)
2931329Alex LaheyAm I Doing It Right?
3024913So BelowBone
31271314Jessie WareAdore You
32NE132Silversun PickupsIt Doesn't Matter Why
3434434The NationalLight Years
35NE135Zoe A'doreGalaxy
3629139Alex LaheyDon't Be So Hard On Yourself
3736435Lupa JThe Crash
38NE138Jade BirdSide Effects
3935191Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER {4 Weeks @ #1}
40331111bülowSweet Little Lies

44371015Sloan PetersonHere
4138727Col3trane, DJDS & RAYEThe Fruits
4339238Weyes BloodSomething To Believe
4540532Beast CoastLeft Hand (feat Joey Bada$$, Flatbush Zombies, The Underachievers, Kirk Knight, Nyck Caution & CJ Fly)
May 26th

Owl Eyes retains the top spot for a 3rd week running with "You And I". Her top spot blocking has transferred to a new song, as Hatchie scores her highest ever chart position of #2 with "Stay With Me". WAAX's long running #2 hit "FU" is made to retreat to #3, while Samsaruh also slides to #4 with "Subvert". Tame Impala hold the #5 spot with "Borderline", which if I wasn't mad last week I'd note makes for an all-Australian top 5, which actually happened as recently as October last year. There's more Australian music on the way up as well with the newest two top 10 hits. Olympia has just hit the top 10 with "Hounds", which puts it right ahead of "Wounds", and gives her a 5th top 10 hit. Fellow 2015 discovery Ali Barter also returns to the top 10, though the wait has been much longer as she's not made it since 2016's "Far Away". Her 3rd top 10 hit "Ur A Piece Of Shit" climbs to #10 this week.


I haven't listened to many new albums this year but Tyler, The Creator has set a very strong standard with his latest one. It's to the point that I have to contain myself to keep the chart from becoming a frenzy. Nonetheless he does manage his 2nd chart entry to date with "EARFQUAKE" debuting at #19, which is also Playboi Carti's 2nd entry as well if you wish to acknowledge his iconic verse.
In the world of me being more than a little slow to things, say hi to Georgia for the first time as "About Work The Dancefloor" provides her first ever entry at #30.
It would be easy to forget but the debuting artist with the most chart tenure prior to this week is actually FRITZ. Late last year they scored a #26 hit with "Summer Holiday". The follow up single "Ghost Poke" arrives at #34.
Finally we have another new Australian artist, bringing with him all sorts of bizarre spelling decisions. After quite a slow climb up the lower rungs, Stevan finally arrives with "Timee" at #39.

1171Owl EyesYou And I {3 Weeks @ #1}
2472HatchieStay With Me
5575Tame ImpalaBorderline
6766CynTerrible Ideas
96131Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx) {4 Weeks @ #1}
1012510Ali BarterUr A Piece Of Shit
1110810bülowGet Stüpid
1216312BeneEvil Spider
139134Denise Le MeniceStars
1415414StormzyVossi Bop
1520315BABYMETALElevator Girl
1726317Body TypeUma
181499Tame ImpalaPatience
19NE119Tyler, The CreatorEARFQUAKE
2017815Billie Eilishbad guy
2123421Press ClubGet Better
2219817Jasmine Thompsonmore
2328223Party FavorWait A Minute (feat A$AP Ferg & Juicy J)
2418115Denzel CurryBulls On Parade
2527625Eleanor JacksI'm Drunk And I Love You
2622622I Know LeopardSeventy Lies
2732227Silversun PickupsIt Doesn't Matter Why
2835228Zoe A'doreGalaxy
2921181MakthaverskanDemands {3 Weeks @ #1}
30NE130GeorgiaAbout Work The Dancefloor
3124191Methyl EthelTrip The Mains {3 Weeks @ #1}
3225153Sofia KarlbergSpotless Mind
3329429Alex LaheyAm I Doing It Right?
34NE134FRITZGhost Poke
3534534The NationalLight Years
3638236Jade BirdSide Effects
37301013So BelowBone
38311414Jessie WareAdore You

4236139Alex LaheyDon't Be So Hard On Yourself
4137435Lupa JThe Crash
4639191Billie EilishWHEN I WAS OLDER {4 Weeks @ #1}
49401111bülowSweet Little Lies
Jun 2nd

4 weeks for "You And I" at the top spot matches the 4 week reign of Owl Eyes' previous single "On Me". Hatchie stays close behind at #2 with "Stay With Me", and we complete a top 3 of Australia songstresses with Olympia whose "Hounds" have well and truly been released with a climb to #3. WAAX recede to #4 with "FU", but moving into the top 5 is the distinctly not Australian Cyn, whose "Terrible Ideas" moves up to #5, and as a side note, Katy Perry's stanning of her is the most wholesome thing ever. Two arrivals come along into the top 10 this week. On the topic of artists following #1 hits, Bene is up to #9 with "Evil Spider" to give her a 2nd top 10 hit. BABYMETAL's #1 hit was a fair way back, but they do now have a 4th top 10 hit with "Elevator Girl" distinctly moving up to #10.


The highest entrant this week is an artist that's never charted before, though she did come close about a month ago with one of her SG Lewis collaborations. Clairo has struck even better on her own though, with "Bags" entering at #25.
It has been a very long time since Mark Ronson's name has appeared at the front of a new entry on this chart. Legitimately it's not happened since 2010, though he has made his impact elsewhere, and did receive a feature credit on A$AP Rocky's "Everyday" in 2015. He's put out some respectable singles in the time since too, but the first one to really click with me while being fresh is "Don't Leave Me Lonely", which enters at #30 giving Mark Ronson his 5th entry, and YEBBA her first.
If me having now charted two conflicting songs this year regarding whether or not one wants to be left lonely, then here's another conflict of interest as I now have two songs currently on the chart with similar titles typeset in different ways. You've heard of "You And I", now get ready for "Between You & I". It's actually Kita Alexander's first ever entry, and is in at #34.
Finally, it's another long time returning artist...well this one is just one album cycle but it feels like it's been quite a while since we last heard from Alpine. Though they no longer have the same number of members as letters in their name, they have gone from 5 to 6 in terms of chart entries, as "Dumb" enters at #38.

1181Owl EyesYou And I {4 Weeks @ #1}
2282HatchieStay With Me
5675CynTerrible Ideas
6585Tame ImpalaBorderline
91249BeneEvil Spider
1015410BABYMETALElevator Girl
1110610Ali BarterUr A Piece Of Shit
1214512StormzyVossi Bop
139141Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx) {4 Weeks @ #1}
1417414Body TypeUma
1519215Tyler, The CreatorEARFQUAKE
1611910bülowGet Stüpid
1713144Denise Le MeniceStars
1823318Party FavorWait A Minute (feat A$AP Ferg & Juicy J)
1921519Press ClubGet Better
2128321Zoe A'doreGalaxy
2225722Eleanor JacksI'm Drunk And I Love You
2320915Billie Eilishbad guy
2418109Tame ImpalaPatience
2622917Jasmine Thompsonmore
2727327Silversun PickupsIt Doesn't Matter Why
2830228GeorgiaAbout Work The Dancefloor
2934229FRITZGhost Poke
30NE130Mark RonsonDon't Leave Me Lonely (feat YEBBA)
3124125Denzel CurryBulls On Parade
3226722I Know LeopardSeventy Lies
3336333Jade BirdSide Effects
34NE134Kita AlexanderBetween You & I
3633529Alex LaheyAm I Doing It Right?
3729191MakthaverskanDemands {3 Weeks @ #1}
3931201Methyl EthelTrip The Mains {3 Weeks @ #1}
4032163Sofia KarlbergSpotless Mind

4135534The NationalLight Years
43371013So BelowBone
44381414Jessie WareAdore You
Jun 9th

Owl Eyes now has her 2nd longest running #1 hit with "You And I", only "Faces" has spent a longer time at the top. This week the runner up is from Olympia whose "Hounds" has taken her to #2, meaning she presently has 2 #1 hits, and 2 #2 hits to her name. Hatchie will have to be content with just the 1 #2 hit at this point with "Stay With Me" declining to #3. Cyn climbs up to #4 this week with "Terrible Ideas", bumping WAAX's "FU" down to #5. New to the top 10 this week is Body Type, whose "Uma" is making a really strong first impression of the group as it climbs up 4 places to #10.


Back to typical business where no new artist makes their way onto the chart, perhaps some sort of commentary on how much brand loyalty affects my early impressions is in order. That's not to say some aren't going beyond their usual to impress. Before we get to that though, Samsaruh leads the debuting pack yet again. She has done this 4 times now (incidentally not with "Golden To Thrive" which debuted at the very high #5, but on the same week Jessie Ware debuted at #1), and latest offering "Powerlines" is an absolute belter. I again remind that it's been less than 2 years since she debuted and she now has 9 entries to her name, the latest debuting at #19.
Conversely, making her return to the chart this week is Amber Mark. She' briefly charted early last year with "Love Me Right", which got as high as #35. Most recently she's been bubbling under the chart with "Mixer", but it feels time to move on as her newest single really clicked with me on first listen. So much so that 2 days after me hearing it, it's now her highest charting entry ever, as "What If" lands at #22.
If Samsaruh's collection of entries might sound a bit expected to a reader of this chart, what might not be is Lupa J. She's been a bit more low key on this chart, still yet to match the #20 peak of her first entry "Armour" from 2015, but by gosh has she persisted. She's now up to 5 chart entries to date, and newest entry "Pull Me Under" looks to be no slouch in that camp, as it debuts at #26.
Lastly it's the return of Tones And I who scored her chart debut just back in March this year with "Johnny Run Away" peaking at #31. I would not count out the possibility of her doing a bit better with her next single, which though it's relatively arbitrary, can lay claim to debuting higher in the top 40. "Dance Monkey" is new at #37.

1191Owl EyesYou And I {5 Weeks @ #1}
3292HatchieStay With Me
4584CynTerrible Ideas
6959BeneEvil Spider
71057BABYMETALElevator Girl
8695Tame ImpalaBorderline
1014510Body TypeUma
1212612StormzyVossi Bop
1315313Tyler, The CreatorEARFQUAKE
1411710Ali BarterUr A Piece Of Shit
1521415Zoe A'doreGalaxy
1618416Party FavorWait A Minute (feat A$AP Ferg & Juicy J)
1713151Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx) {4 Weeks @ #1}
2019619Press ClubGet Better
2117154Denise Le MeniceStars
22NE122Amber MarkWhat If
23161010bülowGet Stüpid
2422822Eleanor JacksI'm Drunk And I Love You
2530225Mark RonsonDon't Leave Me Lonely (feat YEBBA)
26NE126Lupa JPull Me Under
2728327GeorgiaAbout Work The Dancefloor
2829328FRITZGhost Poke
3027427Silversun PickupsIt Doesn't Matter Why
31231015Billie Eilishbad guy
3234232Kita AlexanderBetween You & I
33261017Jasmine Thompsonmore
3424119Tame ImpalaPatience
3533433Jade BirdSide Effects
37NE137Tones And IDance Monkey
3932822I Know LeopardSeventy Lies
4031135Denzel CurryBulls On Parade

4136529Alex LaheyAm I Doing It Right?
4337191MakthaverskanDemands {3 Weeks @ #1}
4439201Methyl EthelTrip The Mains {3 Weeks @ #1}
4640163Sofia KarlbergSpotless Mind
Jun 16th

For a 6th week in a row the #1 spot goes to a blonde haired Australian musician whose 7 letter stage name starts with the letter O. That would be a fun way to say that nothing has changed but really it has because Olympia is #1 this week! With "Hounds" moving up from #2 last week, it becomes her 3rd #1 hit, after "This Is Why We Can't Have Nice Things" and "Star City". Owl Eyes is thus pushed back to #2 with "You And I", remaining ahead of Hatchie's "Stay With Me" at #3. Proving that some things don't change much, there was a week in late November last year with Olympia, Owl Eyes & Bene all in the top 5, and effectively the same thing has happened this week with "Evil Spider" moving up to #4. Cyn finishes up the top 5 with "Terrible Ideas" at #5, I can certainly think of a terrible idea someone had recently. Otherwise this week we've got two new top 10 entries. Tyler, The Creator gets his first ever with "EARFQUAKE" moving up to #9, while Samsaruh now has 6, as "Powerlines" moves up quickly to #10, maintaining the weekly quota of '...erline...' songs in the top 10.


The pack this week is headed up by a new entrant, although it feels like cheating because Free Nationals have gained quite a bit of notoriety as Anderson .Paak's backing band. There's here on their own...except not actually because they have the vocal company of Kali Uchis and also the late Mac Miller, both having charted twice before this. Last week's chart had Bene & "Timee", now we have BENEE and "Time", as the latter enters at #22.
Speaking of making replacements on the chart, Denzel Curry just ended his 4 month run with "Bulls On Parade", just in time he's replaced himself on the chart as "SPEEDBOAT" (complete with no 1337 version of it tacked onto the end of the title) enters at #35. This is his 3rd time charting to date.
Lastly it's another new artist to the chart, one that perhaps should have impacted some time ago, but nonetheless it's the first time in the top 40 for Ceres, with their song "Dancing Patterns" at #38.

1261OlympiaHounds {1 Week @ #1}
21101Owl EyesYou And I {5 Weeks @ #1}
33102HatchieStay With Me
4664BENEEEvil Spider
5494CynTerrible Ideas
6766BABYMETALElevator Girl
71067Body TypeUma
91349Tyler, The CreatorEARFQUAKE
118105Tame ImpalaBorderline
1215512Zoe A'doreGalaxy
1522215Amber MarkWhat If
1616516Party FavorWait A Minute (feat A$AP Ferg & Juicy J)
1712712StormzyVossi Bop
1914810Ali BarterUr A Piece Of Shit
2026220Lupa JPull Me Under
2117161Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx) {4 Weeks @ #1}
22NE122Free NationalsTime (feat Mac Miller & Kali Uchis)
2325323Mark RonsonDon't Leave Me Lonely (feat YEBBA)
2420719Press ClubGet Better
2524922Eleanor JacksI'm Drunk And I Love You
2627426GeorgiaAbout Work The Dancefloor
2721164Denise Le MeniceStars
2828428FRITZGhost Poke
29231110bülowGet Stüpid
3032330Kita AlexanderBetween You & I
3130527Silversun PickupsIt Doesn't Matter Why
3237232Tones And IDance Monkey
34331117Jasmine Thompsonmore
35NE135Denzel CurrySPEEDBOAT
37311115Billie Eilishbad guy
38NE138CeresDancing Patterns
3935533Jade BirdSide Effects
4034129Tame ImpalaPatience

4139822I Know LeopardSeventy Lies
4640135Denzel CurryBulls On Parade
Jun 23rd

1171OlympiaHounds {2 Weeks @ #1}
22111Owl EyesYou And I {5 Weeks @ #1}
3473BENEEEvil Spider
4774Body TypeUma
5675BABYMETALElevator Girl
63112HatchieStay With Me
8958Tyler, The CreatorEARFQUAKE
91269Zoe A'doreGalaxy
105104CynTerrible Ideas
1315313Amber MarkWhat If
1411115Tame ImpalaBorderline
1520315Lupa JPull Me Under
1616616Party FavorWait A Minute (feat A$AP Ferg & Juicy J)
1822218Free NationalsTime (feat Mac Miller & Kali Uchis)
1917812StormzyVossi Bop
20NE120BENEEWant Me Back
2223422Mark RonsonDon't Leave Me Lonely (feat YEBBA)
2326523GeorgiaAbout Work The Dancefloor
2419910Ali BarterUr A Piece Of Shit
2621171Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx) {4 Weeks @ #1}
27251022Eleanor JacksI'm Drunk And I Love You
2828528FRITZGhost Poke
2932329Tones And IDance Monkey
3024819Press ClubGet Better
31NE131Sampa The GreatFinal Form
3235232Denzel CurrySPEEDBOAT
3327174Denise Le MeniceStars
3430430Kita AlexanderBetween You & I
3531627Silversun PickupsIt Doesn't Matter Why
3838238CeresDancing Patterns
39341217Jasmine Thompsonmore
40291210bülowGet Stüpid

42371115Billie Eilishbad guy
4539533Jade BirdSide Effects
4840129Tame ImpalaPatience
Jun 30th

1181OlympiaHounds {3 Weeks @ #1}
3383BENEEEvil Spider
42121Owl EyesYou And I {5 Weeks @ #1}
5484Body TypeUma
6976Zoe A'doreGalaxy
8585BABYMETALElevator Girl
9868Tyler, The CreatorEARFQUAKE
1013410Amber MarkWhat If
116122HatchieStay With Me
1210114CynTerrible Ideas
1315413Lupa JPull Me Under
1418314Free NationalsTime (feat Mac Miller & Kali Uchis)
1620216BENEEWant Me Back
1716716Party FavorWait A Minute (feat A$AP Ferg & Juicy J)
18NE118YunaPink Youth (feat Little Simz)
1914125Tame ImpalaBorderline
2219912StormzyVossi Bop
2323623GeorgiaAbout Work The Dancefloor
2422522Mark RonsonDon't Leave Me Lonely (feat YEBBA)
2629426Tones And IDance Monkey
2731227Sampa The GreatFinal Form
2828628FRITZGhost Poke
2932329Denzel CurrySPEEDBOAT
30241010Ali BarterUr A Piece Of Shit
3126181Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx) {4 Weeks @ #1}
32271122Eleanor JacksI'm Drunk And I Love You
34NE134SAFIAThink We're Not Alone
3530919Press ClubGet Better
36NE136Sasha SloanThoughts
3733184Denise Le MeniceStars
3835727Silversun PickupsIt Doesn't Matter Why
3934530Kita AlexanderBetween You & I
40NE140Antony & CleopatraWhy Don't You Just Call Me

4238238CeresDancing Patterns
43391217Jasmine Thompsonmore
45401210bülowGet Stüpid
Jul 7th

Though she may have just proclaimed to have released an album, Olympia's reign here with "Hounds" is over as she drops to #2. Replacing her this week is Samsaruh's "Powerlines". This is her 3rd #1 and makes for one #1 per year since 2017, as well as continuing the concerning state of affairs where seemingly only established chart regulars can get to #1 lately. On the other hand, there are new faces on the way up, notably Clairo's "Bags" climbing to #3, and Zoe A'dore's "Galaxy" at #4. Rounding things off is someone in-between, with BENEE's "Evil Spider" at #5. That's not the only news for her though, as "Want Me Back" now moves up 6 places to #10, giving her a 3rd top 10 hit.


Just the one entry this week. It's something of a good week for Oscar Dawson of Holy Holy fame. Not only did he produce this week's #1, but he's also married to the debuting artist, whose video he is very prominent in. Ali Barter has already had a top 10 hit just a couple months ago with "Ur A Piece Of Shit", but now has a 6th chart entry with "Backseat" at #20.

1251SamsaruhPowerlines {1 Week @ #1}
2191OlympiaHounds {3 Weeks @ #1}
4684Zoe A'doreGalaxy
5393BENEEEvil Spider
64131Owl EyesYou And I {5 Weeks @ #1}
71057Amber MarkWhat If
8594Body TypeUma
9895BABYMETALElevator Girl
1016310BENEEWant Me Back
11978Tyler, The CreatorEARFQUAKE
1213512Lupa JPull Me Under
1314413Free NationalsTime (feat Mac Miller & Kali Uchis)
1418214YunaPink Youth (feat Little Simz)
1511132HatchieStay With Me
1612124CynTerrible Ideas
1817816Party FavorWait A Minute (feat A$AP Ferg & Juicy J)
20NE120Ali BarterBackseat
2127321Sampa The GreatFinal Form
2219135Tame ImpalaBorderline
2323723GeorgiaAbout Work The Dancefloor
2426524Tones And IDance Monkey
25221012StormzyVossi Bop
2729427Denzel CurrySPEEDBOAT
2824622Mark RonsonDon't Leave Me Lonely (feat YEBBA)
3134231SAFIAThink We're Not Alone
3228728FRITZGhost Poke
3336233Sasha SloanThoughts
34301110Ali BarterUr A Piece Of Shit
3531191Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx) {4 Weeks @ #1}
36321222Eleanor JacksI'm Drunk And I Love You
37351019Press ClubGet Better
3840238Antony & CleopatraWhy Don't You Just Call Me
3937194Denise Le MeniceStars
4039630Kita AlexanderBetween You & I

4438727Silversun PickupsIt Doesn't Matter Why
Jul 14th

Samsaruh retains the #1 spot for a 2nd week with "Powerlines". In this plural heavy top 3 there's a new contender as Clairo's first ever chart entry "Bags" moves up to #2, swapping with Olympia's "Hounds" which moves to #3. Zoe A'dore is also of course new to the chart with "Galaxy" which holds at #4, while Amber Mark is not new, but is seeing unprecedented success with "What If" giving her a top 5 peak, up 2 places from #7. There's more good news for new artists too, as Yuna's first ever entry "Pink Youth" gives her a top 10 hit at #9 (and Little Simz her 3rd, all this year), meaning there's finally a disco pop track in my top 10 whose chorus contains the phrase 'you and I'.


A bit more than last week now. First off is the return for King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, who naturally have already released a new album since their last spell in the charts for "Cyboogie"...4 months ago. Sounding a bit different this time, they have "Self-Immolate" at #24 which is their 5th chart entry, and 2nd highest ever only behind "Crumbling Castle".
They are however not the quickest cycling artist this week, as Sasha Sloan returns to the chart...that she's already on with "Thoughts" which only debuted 2 weeks ago. She's leapt over that however with newer single "Dancing With Your Ghost" at #30, which is her 3rd chart entry to date.
The one new artist to the table this week is Australian duo ALTA, who I know so little about that until a week ago I thought it was a single person. Their single "Back On It" has a strong FKA twigs vibe however, and enters at #34.
Lastly we have a single that's taken so long to climb into the chart that the band have lost a member in the process, which makes all their full band profile artwork a bit awkward. Nonetheless, it's a welcome return for Sleater-Kinney who 4 years ago scored a top 10 hit with "No Cities To Love". They now finally get a 2nd entry with "Hurry On Home" at #39.

1161SamsaruhPowerlines {2 Weeks @ #1}
32101OlympiaHounds {3 Weeks @ #1}
4494Zoe A'doreGalaxy
5765Amber MarkWhat If
61046BENEEWant Me Back
75103BENEEEvil Spider
86141Owl EyesYou And I {5 Weeks @ #1}
91439YunaPink Youth (feat Little Simz)
108104Body TypeUma
1112611Lupa JPull Me Under
129105BABYMETALElevator Girl
1313513Free NationalsTime (feat Mac Miller & Kali Uchis)
141188Tyler, The CreatorEARFQUAKE
1620216Ali BarterBackseat
1721417Sampa The GreatFinal Form
1815142HatchieStay With Me
1918916Party FavorWait A Minute (feat A$AP Ferg & Juicy J)
2016134CynTerrible Ideas
2123821GeorgiaAbout Work The Dancefloor
2324623Tones And IDance Monkey
24NE124King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardSelf-Immolate
2627526Denzel CurrySPEEDBOAT
2722145Tame ImpalaBorderline
2831328SAFIAThink We're Not Alone
29251112StormzyVossi Bop
30NE130Sasha SloanDancing With Your Ghost
3128722Mark RonsonDon't Leave Me Lonely (feat YEBBA)
3233332Sasha SloanThoughts
34NE134ALTABack On It
3632828FRITZGhost Poke
3738337Antony & CleopatraWhy Don't You Just Call Me
3835201Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx) {4 Weeks @ #1}
39NE139Sleater-KinneyHurry On Home
40341210Ali BarterUr A Piece Of Shit

41361222Eleanor JacksI'm Drunk And I Love You
42371019Press ClubGet Better
4339194Denise Le MeniceStars
4640630Kita AlexanderBetween You & I
Jul 21st

1171SamsaruhPowerlines {3 Weeks @ #1}
3573Amber MarkWhat If
44104Zoe A'doreGalaxy
5655BENEEWant Me Back
63111OlympiaHounds {3 Weeks @ #1}
7947YunaPink Youth (feat Little Simz)
87113BENEEEvil Spider
91179Lupa JPull Me Under
108151Owl EyesYou And I {5 Weeks @ #1}
1113611Free NationalsTime (feat Mac Miller & Kali Uchis)
1216312Ali BarterBackseat
1410114Body TypeUma
1512115BABYMETALElevator Girl
161498Tyler, The CreatorEARFQUAKE
1717517Sampa The GreatFinal Form
1824218King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardSelf-Immolate
19191016Party FavorWait A Minute (feat A$AP Ferg & Juicy J)
2021920GeorgiaAbout Work The Dancefloor
2118152HatchieStay With Me
2320144CynTerrible Ideas
2423723Tones And IDance Monkey
25NE125Jess DayRabbit Hole
2630226Sasha SloanDancing With Your Ghost
2828428SAFIAThink We're Not Alone
2926626Denzel CurrySPEEDBOAT
3034230ALTABack On It
31NE131Luke Million & AstaHeard It On The Radio
3227155Tame ImpalaBorderline
33291212StormzyVossi Bop
3432432Sasha SloanThoughts
3531822Mark RonsonDon't Leave Me Lonely (feat YEBBA)
3637436Antony & CleopatraWhy Don't You Just Call Me
3739237Sleater-KinneyHurry On Home
4036928FRITZGhost Poke

4138201Little SimzWounds (feat Chronixx) {4 Weeks @ #1}
42401210Ali BarterUr A Piece Of Shit

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Jul 28th

Samsaruh has now headed the pack for 4 weeks now with "Powerlines". It might be a tough ask for her to set a new personal best as she's also had an 8 week running #1 in "Golden To Thrive", but weirder things have happened. Actually setting a new personal best is Amber Mark, with "What If" now up to #2, swapping with Clairo's "Bags" at #3. BENEE continues to improve an already very strong discography of hits as "Want Me Back", her 3rd top 5 hit now sits at #4. Yuna is still making her first impression but it's a strong one with "Pink Youth" at #5, which is also Little Simz's 3rd top 5 hit just this year. Ali Barter is back in the top 10 for the 2nd time this year and 4th overall with "Backseat" at #9, while Free Nationals' first ever chart entry nets them a top 10 appearance, which is the 2nd time around for both Mac Miller & Kali Uchis, as "Time" sits at #10 this week.


Several fresh faces this week, first off is not one of those. It has however been quite a while since Shura was last seen in this chart. Or at least it especially feels as such since she scored 4 entries just over a year across 2015-2016. At last a 5th entry arrives with "the stage" at #22.
Seems kind of random to me but despite being somewhat in my wheelhouse, I don't know if I've ever consciously listened to DIIV until now, stumbling across new single "Skin Game". A strong early impression puts in at #29 for their first ever chart entry obviously.
It's time for yet another hip hop collaboration with an absurd amount of artists on it. Mainly it just serves as a way to introduce several new entities to the chart because I'm pretty sure Mustard, Tyga & YG have all never made any chart appearances before. After letting Juicy J handle it on "Wait A Minute", this time A$AP Ferg is doing so, and brings along A$AP Rocky as well, who I can't imagine has anything of note going on. "On GOD" lands at #33.
In the ever important world of 'hey that sounds like this', the last debut sounds like it could fit on Olympia's first album perhaps. Merpire's first ever entry comes with "Habit" at #37.

1181SamsaruhPowerlines {4 Weeks @ #1}
2382Amber MarkWhat If
4564BENEEWant Me Back
5755YunaPink Youth (feat Little Simz)
64114Zoe A'doreGalaxy
76121OlympiaHounds {3 Weeks @ #1}
8988Lupa JPull Me Under
91249Ali BarterBackseat
1011710Free NationalsTime (feat Mac Miller & Kali Uchis)
118123BENEEEvil Spider
1310161Owl EyesYou And I {5 Weeks @ #1}
1417614Sampa The GreatFinal Form
1518315King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardSelf-Immolate
1616108Tyler, The CreatorEARFQUAKE
1714124Body TypeUma
1815125BABYMETALElevator Girl
1925219Jess DayRabbit Hole
21191116Party FavorWait A Minute (feat A$AP Ferg & Juicy J)
22NE122Shurathe stage
23201020GeorgiaAbout Work The Dancefloor
2426324Sasha SloanDancing With Your Ghost
2531225Luke Million & AstaHeard It On The Radio
2630326ALTABack On It
2724823Tones And IDance Monkey
2821162HatchieStay With Me
29NE129DIIVSkin Game
3023154CynTerrible Ideas
3128528SAFIAThink We're Not Alone
33NE133Mustard, YG & TygaOn GOD (feat A$AP Ferg & A$AP Rocky)
3429726Denzel CurrySPEEDBOAT
3532165Tame ImpalaBorderline
36331312StormzyVossi Bop
3834532Sasha SloanThoughts
3937337Sleater-KinneyHurry On Home
4035922Mark RonsonDon't Leave Me Lonely (feat YEBBA)

4136436Antony & CleopatraWhy Don't You Just Call Me
4640928FRITZGhost Poke
Aug 4th

Samsaruh holds the top spot for a 5th week, which is the equal longest reign of 2019. Amber Mark retains the #2 slot with "What If", while Yuna's "Pink Youth" continues its climb, now at #3. BENEE holds #4 with "Want Me Back" while Clairo finishes off the top 5 with "Bags" at #5. Of most note in this week's top 10 is a new arrival from Montaigne's "READY", which is her 2nd ever top 10 hit, following 2015's #1 "Clip My Wings".


Having a strong year thus far, Clairo returns with her 2nd ever entry. Curiously it's had a nearly identical run up to this point to "Bags", which may well help the case of "Sofia", which enters at #26.
New artists! I have a strange recollection that I think Shannen James had another single on Spotify up until two weeks ago, but if this isn't a suspicious scrubbing, she's making a strong impression with her first single, "Something In The Water", which enters at #29.
The biggest veterans to the chart, among the debuts and if not for Tame Impala hanging on, the entire chart altogether. On the other hand, you can turn it back to Spoon's favour because I've known their music for even longer than that. Nonetheless, the most consistent band in indie rock have returned with their 6th chart entry to date, "No Bullets Spent" at #34.
The final entrant is also technically a debut though they made a minor below top 40 splash with prior single "In The Dark". Summer Flake are now in the major leagues with "Hand In The Fire" in at #38.

1191SamsaruhPowerlines {5 Weeks @ #1}
2292Amber MarkWhat If
3563YunaPink Youth (feat Little Simz)
4474BENEEWant Me Back
6956Ali BarterBackseat
7897Lupa JPull Me Under
86124Zoe A'doreGalaxy
97131OlympiaHounds {3 Weeks @ #1}
1110810Free NationalsTime (feat Mac Miller & Kali Uchis)
1214712Sampa The GreatFinal Form
1315413King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardSelf-Immolate
1411133BENEEEvil Spider
1519315Jess DayRabbit Hole
1613171Owl EyesYou And I {5 Weeks @ #1}
1722217Shurathe stage
1816118Tyler, The CreatorEARFQUAKE
1925319Luke Million & AstaHeard It On The Radio
2117134Body TypeUma
2224422Sasha SloanDancing With Your Ghost
2326423ALTABack On It
2429224DIIVSkin Game
2518135BABYMETALElevator Girl
27211216Party FavorWait A Minute (feat A$AP Ferg & Juicy J)
28231120GeorgiaAbout Work The Dancefloor
29NE129Shannen JamesSomething In The Water
3033230Mustard, YG & TygaOn GOD (feat A$AP Ferg & A$AP Rocky)
3127923Tones And IDance Monkey
3328172HatchieStay With Me
34NE134SpoonNo Bullets Spent
3531628SAFIAThink We're Not Alone
3630164CynTerrible Ideas
38NE138Summer FlakeHand In The Fire
39361412StormzyVossi Bop
4035175Tame ImpalaBorderline

4134726Denzel CurrySPEEDBOAT
4338532Sasha SloanThoughts
4439337Sleater-KinneyHurry On Home
4240922Mark RonsonDon't Leave Me Lonely (feat YEBBA)
Aug 11th

It's time for a new #1, and unlike the last 3, it's from an artist that hasn't been there before. In fact we've got Yuna's first ever chart entry "Pink Youth" becoming a #1 hit. Although just as a counter to this, it features Little Simz who is now the first artist to score multiple #1 hits this year. She deposes Samsaruh who moves down to #2 with "Powerlines". Amber Mark is also down to #3 with "What If", but BENEE can hold the #4 position with "Want Me Back". Ali Barter scores her 3rd ever top 5 hit with "Backseat" moving up to #5.


Leading the pack this week is the only Australian entrant, and for that matter, the only artist who has charted before. Ainslie Wills has a very enviable chart history with her last 2 entries going to #1. She's now back with a 4th chart entry, "Mountains" at #18.
Technically a new entrant, JessB has been bubbling under a little bit before now. After these low charters, she's making instant impact with latest song "So Low", making a strong contribution to NZ canon because featured artist Paige is also from New Zealand. "So Low" enters at #25.
Though she has made my End Of Year lists before, this is the first time in the chart for Angel Olsen, with "All Mirrors" at #32.
Finally, MUNA have made their first entry into the top 40, after "I Know A Place" got fairly close a couple years back. "Number One Fan" does it for them as it enters at #37.

1371YunaPink Youth (feat Little Simz) {1 Week @ #1}
21101SamsaruhPowerlines {5 Weeks @ #1}
32102Amber MarkWhat If
4484BENEEWant Me Back
5665Ali BarterBackseat
77107Lupa JPull Me Under
98134Zoe A'doreGalaxy
109141OlympiaHounds {3 Weeks @ #1}
1113511King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardSelf-Immolate
1217312Shurathe stage
1315413Jess DayRabbit Hole
1412812Sampa The GreatFinal Form
1511910Free NationalsTime (feat Mac Miller & Kali Uchis)
1619416Luke Million & AstaHeard It On The Radio
1714143BENEEEvil Spider
18NE118Ainslie WillsMountains
1916181Owl EyesYou And I {5 Weeks @ #1}
2123521ALTABack On It
2224322DIIVSkin Game
2318128Tyler, The CreatorEARFQUAKE
2429224Shannen JamesSomething In The Water
25NE125JessBSo Low (feat Paige)
2622522Sasha SloanDancing With Your Ghost
2830328Mustard, YG & TygaOn GOD (feat A$AP Ferg & A$AP Rocky)
3021144Body TypeUma
3134231SpoonNo Bullets Spent
32NE132Angel OlsenAll Mirrors
3325145BABYMETALElevator Girl
34281220GeorgiaAbout Work The Dancefloor
3538235Summer FlakeHand In The Fire
36271316Party FavorWait A Minute (feat A$AP Ferg & Juicy J)
37NE137MUNANumber One Fan
38311023Tones And IDance Monkey
3933182HatchieStay With Me
4035728SAFIAThink We're Not Alone

4336164CynTerrible Ideas
44391412StormzyVossi Bop
4640175Tame ImpalaBorderline
Aug 18th

Having completed her pilgrimage to #1, Yuna has now been there for 2 weeks with "Pink Youth". Samsaruh retains #2 with "Powerlines", just ahead of BENEE who belatedly reaches #3 with "Want Me Back", matching the peak of "Evil Spider". Ali Barter continues to climb with "Backseat" now up to #4, moving ahead of Amber Mark's "What If" at #5. Joining them all in the top 10 for the 2nd time ever is Shura, as "the stage" climbs to #9, while King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard also have their 2nd top 10 hit, "Self-Immolate" at #10.


Without doing much analysis, I believe there's a new record being set this week. In 2018, Cog returned to the chart after a nearly 10 year absence. Tapping a very similar market, it's the similarly long awaited return of The Butterfly Effect this week, who haven't been on the chart since their #1 hit "In These Hands" in early 2009, so they've been more than 10 years shy from the chart. "Unbroken" makes a strong early impression as it enters at #23, their 4th entry to date.
In terms of new entries, this week's chart has got 4 on it. It would be very convenient if I did have one more because this week features a song titled "Us". Earlier this year, So Below made a strong first impact on the chart with "Bone" climbing to #13. Now she's back with a 2nd chart entry, as previously noted, titled "Us", at #28.
Surprisingly popular, even if the charts haven't decided to acknowledge it, YBN Cordae becomes the latest artist to bubble under the chart with a feature credit (featured on H.E.R.'s "Racks") only to make the actual chart as the lead. Teaming up with him is frequent feature artist Anderson .Paak, who has now charted 7 times. The latest is "RNP" at #33.
My own version of the triple j -> Double J demographic shift is when artists go from racking up big hits on this chart to being stuck in the #41-#80 section, to not even being able to make that. I was prepared for Of Monsters and Men to downgrade a league as I didn't find myself enthusiastic for new material, but they've retained honour for another album at least as they return to the top 40 for the first time in 4 years. "Wars" is their latest entrant at #37, their 4th to date.

1181YunaPink Youth (feat Little Simz) {2 Weeks @ #1}
22111SamsaruhPowerlines {5 Weeks @ #1}
3493BENEEWant Me Back
4574Ali BarterBackseat
53112Amber MarkWhat If
87117Lupa JPull Me Under
91249Shurathe stage
1011610King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardSelf-Immolate
1113511Jess DayRabbit Hole
1210151OlympiaHounds {3 Weeks @ #1}
139144Zoe A'doreGalaxy
1418214Ainslie WillsMountains
1516515Luke Million & AstaHeard It On The Radio
1614912Sampa The GreatFinal Form
18151010Free NationalsTime (feat Mac Miller & Kali Uchis)
1925219JessBSo Low (feat Paige)
2017153BENEEEvil Spider
2122421DIIVSkin Game
2224322Shannen JamesSomething In The Water
23NE123The Butterfly EffectUnbroken
2419191Owl EyesYou And I {5 Weeks @ #1}
2521621ALTABack On It
2632226Angel OlsenAll Mirrors
28NE128So BelowUs
2923138Tyler, The CreatorEARFQUAKE
3031330SpoonNo Bullets Spent
3128428Mustard, YG & TygaOn GOD (feat A$AP Ferg & A$AP Rocky)
3226622Sasha SloanDancing With Your Ghost
33NE133YBN CordaeRNP (feat Anderson .Paak)
3437234MUNANumber One Fan
3535335Summer FlakeHand In The Fire
37NE137Of Monsters and MenWars
3830154Body TypeUma
39341320GeorgiaAbout Work The Dancefloor
4033155BABYMETALElevator Girl

42361316Party FavorWait A Minute (feat A$AP Ferg & Juicy J)
43381023Tones And IDance Monkey
4439182HatchieStay With Me
4740728SAFIAThink We're Not Alone
Aug 25th

Just rushing this because I'm busy but Yuna is #1 for a 3rd week in a row, the top 4 is unchanged, and Montaigne now has a 2nd top 5 hit with "READY".


Speaking of Montaigne, she also has a new entry at #25 with "Love Might Be Found (Volcano)". This is her 7th entry to date and she continues to be wonderful.
Also on a great stride is Shura whose album I probably need to get around to hearing. She's currently riding on a high with "the stage" at #7, and it's joined by "side effects" at #28, following her typical pattern of charting two songs in close succession. It's her 6th entry to date.
If their very succinct Twitter bio is anything to go by, Cymbals Eat Guitars are no more. They leave with them a pretty impressive legacy on this chart including a #1 & a #2 hit. In the wake of it, their lead singer has gone solo, and still sounds pretty much the same so I'm very on board. Empty Country thus make their debut to the chart at #34 with "Ultrasound".
One more debutant, it's one that's been trying to get into the chart for weeks and just now sneaks in at #40. It's Queensland group Ivey with their song "Bodies", assumably not wanting to get mixed up with Flight Facilities because of how frequently the title is preceded by 'two', but having no qualms about any potential future Robbie Williams beef.

1191YunaPink Youth (feat Little Simz) {3 Weeks @ #1}
22121SamsaruhPowerlines {5 Weeks @ #1}
33103BENEEWant Me Back
4484Ali BarterBackseat
65122Amber MarkWhat If
7957Shurathe stage
91079King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardSelf-Immolate
1011611Jess DayRabbit Hole
1114311Ainslie WillsMountains
128127Lupa JPull Me Under
1319313JessBSo Low (feat Paige)
1515615Luke Million & AstaHeard It On The Radio
1612161OlympiaHounds {3 Weeks @ #1}
1723217The Butterfly EffectUnbroken
1813154Zoe A'doreGalaxy
1926319Angel OlsenAll Mirrors
2021520DIIVSkin Game
2122421Shannen JamesSomething In The Water
22161012Sampa The GreatFinal Form
23181110Free NationalsTime (feat Mac Miller & Kali Uchis)
2428224So BelowUs
25NE125MontaigneLove Might Be Found (Volcano)
2720163BENEEEvil Spider
28NE128Shuraside effects
2924201Owl EyesYou And I {5 Weeks @ #1}
3033230YBN CordaeRNP (feat Anderson .Paak)
3130430SpoonNo Bullets Spent
3225721ALTABack On It
3334333MUNANumber One Fan
34NE134Empty CountryUltrasound
3531528Mustard, YG & TygaOn GOD (feat A$AP Ferg & A$AP Rocky)
3637236Of Monsters and MenWars
3729148Tyler, The CreatorEARFQUAKE
3832722Sasha SloanDancing With Your Ghost
3935435Summer FlakeHand In The Fire

4338154Body TypeUma
46391320GeorgiaAbout Work The Dancefloor
4840155BABYMETALElevator Girl

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Sep 1st

It's another thrilling week where the top 4 is exactly the same as last week, and thus, exactly the same as 2 weeks ago. It works out well for Yuna whose "Pink Youth" now has 4 weeks at #1. Shura manages her first ever top 5 hit with "the stage" now up 2 places to #5. Ainslie Wills scores her 3rd ever top 10 hit with "Mountains" moving up to 7th, but it's the first time ever for JessB & Paige with "So Low" at #10.


This week is the return of a regular hitmaker over the last 5 years, Tkay Maidza. Just last year she had her first ever top 10 hit courtesy of "Glide" with Hoodboi. Now she's keeping up with the international relations and now gifting JPEGMAFIA his first ever entry, which is also Tkay's 7th, as "Awake" enters at #21.
In fact it's a pretty good week for Australian hip hop as we see the entrance for another always rising star with their song "Freedom". I'm of course talking about Sampa The Great who after making her debut in 2016 is now up to 8 entries, as her latest is at #26.
Pretty excited to see them when they make their way to our shores early next year, BROCKHAMPTON have their first new entry for the year this week. Suffice to say they're very active and they're now up to 12 chart entries with "BOY BYE" entering at #32.
Replacing last week's obscure Australian entry that took a long time to creep in at #40 is another obscure Australian entry that took a long time to creep in at #40. Naturally it's another debut artist, as Teischa scores her first entry ever with "hotel pool".

11101YunaPink Youth (feat Little Simz) {4 Weeks @ #1}
22131SamsaruhPowerlines {5 Weeks @ #1}
33113BENEEWant Me Back
4494Ali BarterBackseat
5765Shurathe stage
71147Ainslie WillsMountains
8988King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardSelf-Immolate
96132Amber MarkWhat If
1013410JessBSo Low (feat Paige)
1210711Jess DayRabbit Hole
1417314The Butterfly EffectUnbroken
1519415Angel OlsenAll Mirrors
1612137Lupa JPull Me Under
1715715Luke Million & AstaHeard It On The Radio
1820618DIIVSkin Game
1925219MontaigneLove Might Be Found (Volcano)
2016171OlympiaHounds {3 Weeks @ #1}
21NE121Tkay MaidzaAwake (feat JPEGMAFIA)
2224322So BelowUs
2321521Shannen JamesSomething In The Water
2418164Zoe A'doreGalaxy
2528225Shuraside effects
26NE126Sampa The GreatFreedom
2730327YBN CordaeRNP (feat Anderson .Paak)
2834228Empty CountryUltrasound
29221112Sampa The GreatFinal Form
31231210Free NationalsTime (feat Mac Miller & Kali Uchis)
3327173BENEEEvil Spider
3431530SpoonNo Bullets Spent
3536335Of Monsters and MenWars
3629211Owl EyesYou And I {5 Weeks @ #1}
3733433MUNANumber One Fan
3832821ALTABack On It
3935628Mustard, YG & TygaOn GOD (feat A$AP Ferg & A$AP Rocky)
40NE140Teischahotel pool

4237148Tyler, The CreatorEARFQUAKE
4338722Sasha SloanDancing With Your Ghost
4439435Summer FlakeHand In The Fire
Sep 8th

no words because I got distracted tonight oops

11111YunaPink Youth (feat Little Simz) {5 Weeks @ #1}
2752Ainslie WillsMountains
32141SamsaruhPowerlines {5 Weeks @ #1}
4574Shurathe stage
51055JessBSo Low (feat Paige)
63123BENEEWant Me Back
74104Ali BarterBackseat
8898King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardSelf-Immolate
1014410The Butterfly EffectUnbroken
1115511Angel OlsenAll Mirrors
139142Amber MarkWhat If
1412811Jess DayRabbit Hole
1619316MontaigneLove Might Be Found (Volcano)
1721217Tkay MaidzaAwake (feat JPEGMAFIA)
1818718DIIVSkin Game
1917815Luke Million & AstaHeard It On The Radio
20NE120GrimesViolence (feat i_o)
2116147Lupa JPull Me Under
2226222Sampa The GreatFreedom
2328323Empty CountryUltrasound
2425324Shuraside effects
2522422So BelowUs
2620181OlympiaHounds {3 Weeks @ #1}
27NE127LastlingsLast Breath
2927427YBN CordaeRNP (feat Anderson .Paak)
3023621Shannen JamesSomething In The Water
3124174Zoe A'doreGalaxy
3335433Of Monsters and MenWars
35291212Sampa The GreatFinal Form
36311310Free NationalsTime (feat Mac Miller & Kali Uchis)
3734630SpoonNo Bullets Spent
3833183BENEEEvil Spider
3940239Teischahotel pool
4037533MUNANumber One Fan

4136211Owl EyesYou And I {5 Weeks @ #1}
4438821ALTABack On It
4339628Mustard, YG & TygaOn GOD (feat A$AP Ferg & A$AP Rocky)
Sep 15th

Because it's my chart I can make comparisons to Owl Eyes on regular intervals, and this week what is pertinent is that following a first chart entry of not particularly much note, she went through with a streak of 5 #1 hits in a row. That hasn't been replicated just yet but over a much longer period of time, Ainslie Wills has scored 3 consecutive #1 hits, with her 2nd through 4th chart entries, the latest of these is "Mountains" which climbs to the top this week. She deposes Yuna's "Pink Youth" which adds to the bunch of 5 week #1s this year as it drops to #2. JessB continues to see new heights with "So Low" up to #3 which causes Shura to remain at #4 while Samsaruh drops down to #5. I neglected to mention last week that The Butterfly Effect had scored their 4th top 10 hit, but I can freely mention now that Angel Olsen has her first with "All Mirrors" which is now at #7.


For those of you keeping tabs on me, 3 weeks is how long it took me to get over it. Several new artists on this week's chart but the newest really is the artist I'd never heard of before this and whose name I am not confident on how to pronounce. DVNA's first entry "Sushi In Tokyo" rolls up at #26.
It's been a long time coming but I've finally cottoned onto a Mallrat song while it's actually relevant. "Charlie" is her first time ever on the chart and it's at #32.
Next up in the obligatory 'chart hits that people who sparingly get into chart hits tend to universally abide by, we've got the first ever entry in any capacity for Normani. That is of course her 6th debut single "Motivation" in at #34.
Just the one returning artist this week. It's been a while between entries for clipping. but they return at #37 with their 4th entry "Nothing Is Safe".

1261Ainslie WillsMountains {1 Week @ #1}
21121YunaPink Youth (feat Little Simz) {5 Weeks @ #1}
3563JessBSo Low (feat Paige)
4484Shurathe stage
53151SamsaruhPowerlines {5 Weeks @ #1}
61056The Butterfly EffectUnbroken
71167Angel OlsenAll Mirrors
86133BENEEWant Me Back
97114Ali BarterBackseat
108108King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardSelf-Immolate
1216412MontaigneLove Might Be Found (Volcano)
1417314Tkay MaidzaAwake (feat JPEGMAFIA)
1520215GrimesViolence (feat i_o)
1613152Amber MarkWhat If
1714910Jess DayRabbit Hole
1922319Sampa The GreatFreedom
2023420Empty CountryUltrasound
2118818DIIVSkin Game
2224422Shuraside effects
2327223LastlingsLast Breath
2419915Luke Million & AstaHeard It On The Radio
26NE126DVNASushi In Tokyo
2721157Lupa JPull Me Under
2925522So BelowUs
3026191OlympiaHounds {3 Weeks @ #1}
3129527YBN CordaeRNP (feat Anderson .Paak)
3330721Shannen JamesSomething In The Water
3533533Of Monsters and MenWars
3631184Zoe A'doreGalaxy
37NE137clipping.Nothing Is Safe
39351312Sampa The GreatFinal Form
4037730SpoonNo Bullets Spent

42361310Free NationalsTime (feat Mac Miller & Kali Uchis)
4338183BENEEEvil Spider
4139239Teischahotel pool
4440533MUNANumber One Fan

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Sep 22nd

Ainslie retains the #1 spot for a 2nd week running with "Mountains". If she can last another week, she will overtake "Mountain Sound" as the most dominant 'mountain' based #1 hit, and there's a good chance that will be accompanied by Of Monsters and Men's current hit leaving the chart as well, if the wound needed some salt. Perhaps they'll be rooting for JessB as "So Low" climbs to #2 in place of "Pink Youth" which is now down to #3. Shura continues to hold #4 with "the stage" while The Butterfly Effect continue this wild ride of longevity with "Unbroken" now hitting #5. Montaigne scores her 2nd top 10 hit of the year and 3rd overall with "Love Might Be Found (Volcano)" at #8, while Clairo belatedly joins her with a 2nd top 10 hit in "Sofia" at #9.


Danny Brown dominated the chart in 2016 with 4 different hits, 3 of which went into the top 10, but he hasn't been seen on the chart since, assumably because how can you make music when you're also trying to play Persona 5? Or rather it's just a usual gap between albums which sees him return now with his 6th chart entry, "Dirty Laundry" at #24.
3 years is standard for an album but 1 year is a bit unusual just for a single. Nonetheless, Jaguar Jonze finally does have a 2nd single on the market and it's anyone's guess if it can still emulate the long climb towards the top that she had for "You Got Left Behind" last year. "Beijing Baby" makes its first impression at #33.
Lastly we have another Australian artist returning, a little faster though, as Stevan charted for the first time this year with "Timee", which he rudely spelled as such so it couldn't be the 3rd of now 4 songs called "Time" that I've charted. He's not ruined anything though by naming his newest single "LNT", and it enters at #37.

1171Ainslie WillsMountains {2 Weeks @ #1}
2372JessBSo Low (feat Paige)
32131YunaPink Youth (feat Little Simz) {5 Weeks @ #1}
4494Shurathe stage
5665The Butterfly EffectUnbroken
6776Angel OlsenAll Mirrors
75161SamsaruhPowerlines {5 Weeks @ #1}
81258MontaigneLove Might Be Found (Volcano)
108143BENEEWant Me Back
1115311Grimes & i_oViolence
1214412Tkay MaidzaAwake (feat JPEGMAFIA)
139124Ali BarterBackseat
1410118King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardSelf-Immolate
1520515Empty CountryUltrasound
1619416Sampa The GreatFreedom
1823318LastlingsLast Breath
1916162Amber MarkWhat If
2022520Shuraside effects
21171010Jess DayRabbit Hole
2226222DVNASushi In Tokyo
24NE124Danny BrownDirty Laundry
2621918DIIVSkin Game
29241015Luke Million & AstaHeard It On The Radio
3129622So BelowUs
3227167Lupa JPull Me Under
33NE133Jaguar JonzeBeijing Baby
3431627YBN CordaeRNP (feat Anderson .Paak)
3537235clipping.Nothing Is Safe
3630201OlympiaHounds {3 Weeks @ #1}
3833821Shannen JamesSomething In The Water
3935633Of Monsters and MenWars
4036194Zoe A'doreGalaxy

43391312Sampa The GreatFinal Form
4240730SpoonNo Bullets Spent
Sep 29th

3 weeks at #1 for "Mountains" now. JessB continues to hold #2, just ahead of The Butterfly Effect who have no recent peaks to beat because their last chart entry was a #1 hit. Nonetheless, "Unbroken" is doing well at #3, just ahead of Angel Olsen who is hitting new career highs with "All Mirrors" now at #4. Yuna rounds out the top 5 with "Pink Youth" down 2 places to #5. New to the top 10, Grimes & i_o take "Violence" to #8. This is i_o's first top 10 hit, but for Grimes, she's up to 5.


All familiar artists this week, and all Australian for that matter. The highest of these is the one with the least chart history, in fact it's hard to have less without having nothing at all, because Caiti Baker has only previously hit #40 with her song "Believer". She now returns at all new heights of #28 with 2nd entry "Gone".
Going to need to work a bit more to reach new highs is Slowly Slowly. They're setting themselves up as reasonably consistent by scoring a single new entry for a 3rd year in a row. We just recently had a song in the chart about being a creature of habit, now we have "Creature Of Habit Pt.2" at #37.
The most chart history in this lot goes to the final entrants The Money War. They're up to 6 entries now as "Let Love In" goes in at #39.

1181Ainslie WillsMountains {3 Weeks @ #1}
2282JessBSo Low (feat Paige)
3573The Butterfly EffectUnbroken
4684Angel OlsenAll Mirrors
53141YunaPink Youth (feat Little Simz) {5 Weeks @ #1}
6866MontaigneLove Might Be Found (Volcano)
74104Shurathe stage
81148Grimes & i_oViolence
97171SamsaruhPowerlines {5 Weeks @ #1}
1112511Tkay MaidzaAwake (feat JPEGMAFIA)
1215612Empty CountryUltrasound
1310153BENEEWant Me Back
1418414LastlingsLast Breath
1516515Sampa The GreatFreedom
1624216Danny BrownDirty Laundry
1713134Ali BarterBackseat
1820618Shuraside effects
1914128King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardSelf-Immolate
2022320DVNASushi In Tokyo
2319172Amber MarkWhat If
24211110Jess DayRabbit Hole
28NE128Caiti BakerGone
3033230Jaguar JonzeBeijing Baby
31261018DIIVSkin Game
3235332clipping.Nothing Is Safe
34291115Luke Million & AstaHeard It On The Radio
3531722So BelowUs
3632177Lupa JPull Me Under
37NE137Slowly SlowlyCreature Of Habit Pt. 2
3834727YBN CordaeRNP (feat Anderson .Paak)
39NE139The Money WarLet Love In
4036211OlympiaHounds {3 Weeks @ #1}

4138821Shannen JamesSomething In The Water
4239633Of Monsters and MenWars
4640194Zoe A'doreGalaxy
Oct 6th

It's 4 weeks now for Ainslie Wills and "Mountains". This matches her reign 2 years ago with "Running Second", so if she can last another, "Running Second" will indeed be running second. It's rather steady at the top this week too. JessB holds #2, The Butterfly Effect hold #3 and Angel Olsen holds #4. The one difference in the top 5 is that Montaigne is now there with "Love Might Be Found (Volcano)" at #5, the same peak she reached a couple months ago with "READY". Tkay Maidza climbs into the top 10 with "Awake" which is her 2nd top 10 hit and first as a lead artist, while it's naturally the first for JPEGMAFIA.


For the 3rd week in a row, all the debuting artists are familiar to the chart, though not really any that could be described as excessively familiar in the chart. For instance, leading the pack this week is Georgia, who only charted for the first time this year, reaching #20 with "About Work The Dancefloor". She's poised to do a bit better with her next single though as "Never Let You Go" enters almost that high at #21.
Currently making a bid for the top spot in a guest spot, NZ singer Paige is making a claim on her own this week with her first lead artist entry, "Bloom", at #29.
The most familiar artists to the chart here are both together, though they're most familiar with the lower end of the chart having never gone higher than #30 in the past. That #30 summit is the combined peak of a prior 3 entries for FKA twigs and 2 for Future, twigs has not been seen on the chart in roughly 3 years, and now returns with "holy terrain" at #34.
Best known for inadvertedly being a nuisance on last.fm, Maddy Jane is now scoring her 2nd ever entry after reaching the top 10 last year with "Ideal". The new entry is "Something Old and Something New" at #38.

1191Ainslie WillsMountains {4 Weeks @ #1}
2292JessBSo Low (feat Paige)
3383The Butterfly EffectUnbroken
4494Angel OlsenAll Mirrors
5675MontaigneLove Might Be Found (Volcano)
6856Grimes & i_oViolence
75151YunaPink Youth (feat Little Simz) {5 Weeks @ #1}
81168Tkay MaidzaAwake (feat JPEGMAFIA)
97114Shurathe stage
109181SamsaruhPowerlines {5 Weeks @ #1}
1112711Empty CountryUltrasound
1214512LastlingsLast Breath
1316313Danny BrownDirty Laundry
1515615Sampa The GreatFreedom
1618716Shuraside effects
1713163BENEEWant Me Back
1820418DVNASushi In Tokyo
2017144Ali BarterBackseat
21NE121GeorgiaNever Let You Go
2219138King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardSelf-Immolate
2528225Caiti BakerGone
2723182Amber MarkWhat If
2830328Jaguar JonzeBeijing Baby
30241210Jess DayRabbit Hole
3332432clipping.Nothing Is Safe
34NE134FKA twigsholy terrain (feat Future)
3537235Slowly SlowlyCreature Of Habit Pt. 2
36311118DIIVSkin Game
38NE138Maddy JaneSomething Old and Something New
3939239The Money WarLet Love In
4035822So BelowUs

41341115Luke Million & AstaHeard It On The Radio
4236177Lupa JPull Me Under
4538727YBN CordaeRNP (feat Anderson .Paak)
4740211OlympiaHounds {3 Weeks @ #1}
Oct 13th

#1 turnover remains below average this year, and we've got 5 weeks running now for Ainslie Wills' "Mountains". 4 of those 5 weeks have had JessB at #2 with "So Low", including this one. Grimes makes a bid for back to back #1 hits as "Violence" climbs up 3 places to #3, with Montaigne just behind her scoring her highest charting 2019 entry with "Love Might Be Found (Volcano)" at #4. Closing out the top 5 is The Butterfly Effect with "Unbroken". Moving into the top 10 this week, Lastlings score their first ever top 10 hit with "Last Breath" at #8, as do Empty Country with "Ultrasound", though it should be noted that Cymbals Eat Guitars had 2 top 10 hits as well.


It's time for an ever so occasional tradition on this chart, where an artist I generally like makes it onto this chart with a song they made for a video game soundtrack. The National did it in 2011, Daughter did it in 2017, and now CHVRCHES have done it in 2019. It would be logical at this point to mention what video game it is, but I don't actually need to because for some reason the song is named "Death Stranding". A big hole in my gaming knowledge is that I've never played any of Kojima's games but his reputation precedes him, and his latest act of wonder is making CHVRCHES release good music again. "Death Stranding" enters at #16 as their 11th entry to date.
That serves as an easier way to lead into the next entry. Because in the world of video games I have played, I spent last month playing AI: The Somnium Files, the latest murder mystery visual novel from Spike Chunsoft and the mind behind the Zero Escape games. I wasn't keeping up with the promotion of the game, but for several months beforehand, there was regular teaser content being released by way of a YouTube account for one of the characters, as in-game, they're a budding internet idol/streamer. Such was the committal to the guise that an entire song was made (with both the Japanese & English voice actresses), and it's absolute cheesy nonsense, but something that I really warmed to with the way it's used in the game. To put it more simply, this is like the Miley Cyrus/Ashley O thing but for VN nerds. It's also not officially on music services so crediting it is difficult. Said character has a stage name, nickname & real name, and there are two versions depending on my language of choice at the time. So I'll just credit the composer and put "Invincible Rainbow Arrow" at #19, A-set, you bet.
I will try to keep that absurdity less isolated with a very different kind of bombshell. Namely that Usher is getting his first ever chart entrance because I just wasn't ready enough to appreciate "Climax" at the time. He gets in via collaboration with Black Coffee who actually has charted before in collaboration with Drake on "Get It Together". Together we have "LaLaLa" which impressively finds a unique non-Naughty Boy or Y2K way of being typeset, at #34.
Finally, the least peculiar chart entry of the week goes to Stormzy, who scores his 3rd entry to date with "Wiley Flow" at #39.

11101Ainslie WillsMountains {5 Weeks @ #1}
22102JessBSo Low (feat Paige)
3663Grimes & i_oViolence
4584MontaigneLove Might Be Found (Volcano)
5393The Butterfly EffectUnbroken
64104Angel OlsenAll Mirrors
7877Tkay MaidzaAwake (feat JPEGMAFIA)
81268LastlingsLast Breath
97161YunaPink Youth (feat Little Simz) {5 Weeks @ #1}
1011811Empty CountryUltrasound
1113411Danny BrownDirty Laundry
129124Shurathe stage
1310191SamsaruhPowerlines {5 Weeks @ #1}
1421214GeorgiaNever Let You Go
16NE116CHVRCHESDeath Stranding
1716816Shuraside effects
1815715Sampa The GreatFreedom
19NE119Keisuke ItoInvincible Rainbow Arrow
2118518DVNASushi In Tokyo
2225322Caiti BakerGone
2417173BENEEWant Me Back
2720154Ali BarterBackseat
2822148King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardSelf-Immolate
2934229FKA twigsholy terrain (feat Future)
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