Hip Hop Single Sales: Cardi B Cracks Top 10 With "Bartier Cardi"

Cardi B’s reign just won’t let up. Her latest single, the 21 Savage-assisted “Bartier Cardi,” made its debut on the R&B/Hip Hop Single Sales chart at #4 for the week ending on December 28. She currently has three songs in the Top 10, including “Bodak Yellow” (#5) and her verse on Migos’ Culture 2 cut “Motor Sport” (#6) featuring Nicki Minaj.

The visual for Kendrick Lamar’s “LOVE.” featuring Zacari was released recently allowing the DAMN. single to shoot up the charts from #23 to #10. The highest debut the week belongs to Travis Scott and Quavo with “Eye 2 Eye” featuring Takef.

This week’s R&B/Hip Hop Single Sales chart sees Post Malone and 21 Savage back at #1 with “Rockstar.” Khalid also made his way back into the Top 10 and landed at #2 this week with “Young, Dumb & Broke” and Lil Pump’s “Gucci Gang” sales increased by 150 percent placing him at the #3 spot.

Cardi B DebutsOn Top With21 Savage On “Bartier Cardi”

Cardi B occupies three spots on the R&B/Hip Hop Single Sales charts and her latest, “Bartier Cardi,” holds the highest spot at #4.Itsold a total 44,571 units upon its release.

Her breakout single “Bodak Yellow” follows right behind at #5 with42,800 in digital downloads as the song inches towards a million with730,904 single downloads to date.

At #6 is Migos’ “Motor Sport” featuring herself and Nicki Minaj. Sales for “Motor Sport” increased by 184 percent, jumping from #9 to #6 with 41,623 units in sales.

Kendrick Lamar’s “LOVE.” Breaks Into Top 10

Kendrick Lamar’s DAMN. single “LOVE.” has worked its way up the charts to #10. It held down the #12 spot last week and had an increase 183 percent in sales for a total 31,628 singles sold. Altogether, “LOVE.” has sold 312,416 units.

Travis Scott & Quavo Earn Highest Debut Of The Week

“Eye 2 Eye” f Travis Scott and Quavo’s Huncho Jack, Jack Hunchoproject hit the #37 spot on the R&B/Hip Hop Single Sales chart, making it the highest debut the week. It sold8,426 units for the week ending on December 28, 2017.

The Top 10 R&B/Hip Hop Single Sales For Week Ending 12/28/2017

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

#1.Post Malone f. 21 Savage Rockstar 97,573(812,299)

#2. Khalid Young, Dumb & Broke 46,927 (371,551)

#3.Lil Pump“Gucci Gang” 44,590(212,575)

#4.Cardi B f. 21 Savage “Bartier Cardi” 44,571

#5.Cardi B Bodak Yellow 42,800 (730,904)

#6.Migos f. Nicki Minaj & Cardi B “MotorSport” 41,623 (162,408)

#7.Post Malone I Fall Apart 38,834(282,348)

#8.G-Eazy f. A$AP Rocky & Cardi B No Limit 36,547 (246,151)

#9.NF Let You Down 34,807 (171,686)

#10.Kendrick Lamar f. Zacari “LOVE.” 31,628(312,416)