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Pitbull’s song “Timber” is high on the charts this week.



Among the latest national chart leaders:


1. “The Monster,” Eminem featuring Rihanna

2. “Timber,” Pitbull featuring Ke$ha

3. “Counting Stars,” OneRepublic

4. “Say Something,” A Great Big World and Christina Aguilera

5. “Royals,” Lorde

6. “Demons,” Imagine Dragons

7. “Wake Me Up,” Avicii

8. “Wrecking Ball,” Miley Cyrus

9. “Let Her Go,” Passenger

10. “Story of My Life,” One Direction


1. “Beyoncé,” Beyoncé

2. “Blame It All on My Roots: Five Decades of Influences,” Garth Brooks

3. “Wrapped in Red,” Kelly Clarkson

4. “Black Panties,” R. Kelly

5. “Midnight Memories,” One Direction

6. “Duck the Halls: A Robertson Family Christmas,” The Robertsons

7. “Because the Internet,” Childish Gambino

8. “The Marshall Mathers LP 2,” Eminem

9. “Prism,” Katy Perry

10. “Frozen,” Various


iTunes’ latest charts:


1. “Timber,” Pitbull featuring Ke$ha

2. “Say Something,” A Great Big World and Christina Aguilera

3. “The Monster,” Eminem featuring Rihanna

4. “Counting Stars,” OneRepublic

5. “Let Her Go,” Passenger

6. “Dark Horse,” Katy Perry featuring Juicy J

7. “Story of My Life,” One Direction

8. “Royals,” Lorde

9. “Demons,” Imagine Dragons

10. “Burn,” Ellie Goulding


1. “Beyoncé,” Beyoncé

2. “Pure Heroine,” Lorde

3. “PTXmas,” Pentatonix

4. “Frozen,” Various

5. “The Marshall Mathers LP2,” Eminem

6. “Somewhere Somehow,” We The Kings

7. “The 20/20 Experience – 2 of 2,” Justin Timberlake

8. “Christmas,” Michael Bublé

9. “Wrapped In Red,” Kelly Clarkson

10. “Because the Internet,” Childish Gambino


The most streamed tracks in the U.S. on Spotify last week:

1. “The Monster,” Eminem featuring Rihanna

2. “Say Something,” A Great Big World and Christina Aguilera

3. “Counting Stars,” OneRepublic

4. “Royals,” Lorde

5. “Timber,” Pitbull featuring Ke$ha

6. “Let Her Go,” Passenger

7. “Hold On, We’re Going Home,” Drake

8. “Wake Me Up,” Avicii

9. “Dark Horse,” Katy Perry featuring Juicy J

10. “Sweater Weather,” The Neighbourhood