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Hip Hop & R&B Single Sales: Migos Crack Top 10 With Drake-Assisted "Walk It Talk It"

Migos have a new Top 10 hit in “Walk It Talk It” featuring Drake. With the Grammy Awards recently passing, there was a bump in sales for all those nominated, including Kendrick Lamar whose DAMN. single “LOVE.” resurfaced into the Top 10. Also, Childish Gambino’s performance “Terrified” on the award show helped earnhim the highest debut the week.

Elsewhere on the chart, Drakeholds it down at #1 with “God’s Plan” for the second week in a row and Post Malone’s “Rockstar” made its way back up to #2.

Migos’ “Walk It Talk It” Reaches #3

Migos snagged a #3 smash with “Walk It Talk It” featuring Drake f their recently released album,Culture II. The song sold24,367 in digital downloads for the week ending on February 1.

It’s Drake’s second single in the Top 10, with“God’s Plan” being #1 despite a 45 percent decrease in sales. It’s number two for Migos as well. Their Pharrell-produced “Stir Fry” currently sits at #10 and it pushed 13,574 in sales for a total 38,243 records to date.

Kendrick Lamar’s “LOVE.” Returns To Top 10

Kendrick Lamar’s “LOVE.” shot up the R&B/Hip Hop Single Sales chart 43 percent this week to #7. It should be no surprise that Kung Fu Kenny, who won Best Rap Album for DAMN. at the Grammys, would have his music return to the Top 10.

It has sold a total 16,695 in digital sales for a total 402,374 records to date.

Childish Gambino Earns Highest Debut Of The Week With “Terrified”

Childish Gambino put on a powerful performance “Terrified” at the 2018 Grammy Awards. As a result, the Awaken, My Love cut broke into the charts at #27, making it the highest debut the week with6,443 in sales.

The Top 10 R&B/Hip Hop Single Sales For Week Ending 02/01/2017

The number in bold indicates this week’s sales, while the number in parentheses represents the total number digital singles sold.

#1.Drake “God’s Plan” 65,470 (192,933)

#2.Post Malone f. 21 Savage Rockstar 27,249(992,664)

#3. Migos f. Drake“Walk It Talk It” 24,367

#4.NF Let You Down 23,673(279,475)

#5.Eminemf. Ed Sheeren “River” 19,263(196,128)

#6.G-Eazy f. Halsey “Him & I” 17,733(236,375)

#7.Kendrick Lamar f. Zacari “LOVE.” 16,695 (402,374)

#8.Post Malone “I Fall Apart” 16,288(369,037)

#9. Logic f. Khalid & Alessia Cara “1-800-273-8255” 15,427 (730,597)

#10.Migos Stir Fry 13,574(38,243)