Swedish House Mafia’s “Miami 2 Ibiza” races the Brazilian airplay chart, vaulting 24-20 in its seventh week. The track features the British rapper Tinie Tempah and is also included on his album Disc-Overy. “Miami 2 Ibiza” is the second single off the Swedish House Mafia’s album Until One, and has so far reached the top ten in Belgium, Ireland, the UK and pan-European singles chart. It topped the Dutch chart and the UK Dance chart.
In Brazil, the biggest hit on radio is The Black Eyed Peas’ “The Time (Dirty Bit)” which has spent three weeks at No.1 so far. Ivete Sangalo’s “Acelera Aê (Noite do Bem)” moves 11-8, while the former No.1 – Luan Santana’s “Adrenalina” – falls 6-7. Di Ferraro’s Abra a Felicidade” bows at No.82, The Killers returns to the charts at No.85 with “Boots” and “A Gente Se Vê Depois da Chuva” with Tomate is a new entry at No.93.
The Black Eyed Peas finally ascends to the No.1 spot in the UK with “The Time (Dirty Bit).” Lifted from The Beginning set, The Peas’ scores their fifth chart-topper in the UK. The song incorporates “(I’ve Had) The Time of My Life” from the 1987 film Dirty Dancing. “The Time” made a 9-4 leap on the Billboard Hot 100 earlier this week and is a contender for the US top spot. The track jumps 14-9 on the Swedish singles tally this week.
Rihanna denies Take That its comeback No.1 as “The Flood,” fails to knock “Only Girl (In the World).” The group has campaigned hard, encouraging fans to support a discounted download via iTunes up until Saturday night when the final sales units were being counted. This means that Rihanna holds the top spot of both the UK and US singles chart – the singer elevated 60-1 on last week’s Billboard Hot 100 chart with “What’s My Name,” a duet with Drake.
McFly returns to the chart with Taio Cruz, whose “Shine a Light” bows at No.4. It’s interesting to note that Adele rebounds 19-9 with “Make You Feel My Love.” The song got renewed interest after being featured on X-Factor.
As previously reported, The Black Eyed Peas bows just outside the top ten with “The Time (Dirty Bit)” at No.11. Former X-Factor winner Shayne Ward bows at No.12 with “Gotta Be Somebody” – a cover of Nickelback’s 2008 hit.
Our friends at Billboard has compiled weekly playlists of summer songs. WelcheMusic transformed the latest one into a Spotify playlist and re-discovered Monica, Rob Thomas and Maroon 5.
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