On the Weekend Top 20, a new number one is on top. Rapper YG assembled together 2 Chainz, Big Sean, and Nicki Minaj to make the braggadocious Big Bank which knocked off Sicko Mode’s three week streak at number one. Meanwhile, three new songs debut. Check out facts about this weekend’s top hits below.
Knocker: Wake Up in the Sky by Gucci Mane, Bruno Mars, and Kodak Black
- This is Gucci Mane’s third single off his new album, Evil Genius. The song is an ode to the high life, with Gucci, Bruno Mars, and Kodak Black discussing drugs, alcohol, and the finer things in life.
Debut: Bottled Up by Dinah Jane featuring Marc E. Bassy and Ty Dolla $ign
- “Bottled Up” is the debut solo single from Dinah Jane, who came to prominence as a member of the girl group Fifth Harmony. This is her first song as a lead artist and the first song she’s released since her group’s hiatus. The song is about someone who turns to smoking and drinking in order to get their “bottled up” feelings out.
Debut: This Feeling by The Chainsmokers feat. Kelsea Ballerini
- In this song, country star Kelsea Ballerini and Chainsmokers vocalist Andrew Taggart sing about disagreeing with friends about a love interest. With this song, the Chainsmokers’ return to their dance-pop sound which made them popular in the early 2010’s.
Debut: Sunflower by Post Malone and Swae Lee
- In “Sunflower” rappers Post Malone and Swae Lee find themselves collaborating together for the second time. This time, they are rapping for the soundtrack of the Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse movie, which will be released in theaters the second week of December.
Gossip: - LAUV
- LAUV is busy this December making Christmas shows across North America. On December 2, he will appear at the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball in Ontario, Canada. He also recently announced that he’s coming back to the Philippines in May as part of his Asian tour. In May 20, he will appear at the Araneta Coliseum then at the Cebu Waterfront Hotel the next day.
#1 – “Big Bank” by YG feat. 2 Chainz, Big Sean and Nicki Minaj
- As the title suggests, rappers YG, Big Sean, 2 Chainz and Nicki Minaj brag about their wealthy and luxurious lifestyles. This song was first released in May of this year and was included in the soundtrack of the 2018 video game “Madden NFL 19”.