Madonna charts on five Billboard lists after decades-long career

Madonna's latest single, "Popular," has catapulted the superstar onto several Billboard charts, including R&B/Hip-Hop and R&B. The song, a collaboration with The Weeknd and rapper Playboi Carti, has performed well in sales and streams, debuting at No. 14 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart and No. 4 on the R&B/Hip-Hop Digital Song Sales chart. Madonna also earns her first appearance on the R&B/Hip-Hop Streaming Songs chart, placing at No. 11. On the more specific R&B lists, "Popular" debuts at No. 4 on the Hot R&B Songs chart and nearly conquers the R&B Streaming Songs chart, coming in at runner-up. Madonna also earns her first R&B No. 1 hit with "Popular" topping the R&B Digital Song Sales chart. However, the song falls short of making it to the top 40 on the Hot 100, debuting at No. 43, and ranks at No. 13 on the Digital Song Sales list. While Madonna has been a fixture on the Billboard charts for decades, "Popular" marks her first appearance on several charts in her storied career. The song is part of the upcoming soundtrack for the TV show The Idol, spearheaded by The Weeknd. Overall, "Popular" has been a successful addition to Madonna's extensive catalogue, showcasing her ability to continue trying new things and dominating the charts.


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