The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber Dethrone BTS’ Butter As No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100
The Kid LAROI and Justin Bieber topple BTS' Butter from Billboard HOT 100
The Kid Laroi from Australia and Canadian Justin Bieber have toppled BTS’ Butter from Billboard’s hot 100. The K-Pop group that has been ruling Billboard’s Hot 100 music charts has now toppled to the fourth spot. The Kid LAROI and Justin Bieber’s ‘Stay’ has now grabbed the top position.
Olivia Rodrigo’s ‘good 4 u’ has secured the second position. Dua Lipa’s ‘Levitating’ took the third spot. While BTS ‘Butter’grabbed the fourth position, Ed Sheeran took the fifth spot with his single ‘Bad Habits’
The official handle of Billboard Charts confirmed the news. Check out their tweet here:
The #Hot100 top 10 (chart dated Aug. 14, 2021)
— billboard charts (@billboardcharts) August 9, 2021
This is Laroi’s first HOT 100 and Biebers eighth Hot 100. Now Bieber and Drake, share the record for the most No. 1. among Canadians over the Hot 100’s.
The Kid LAROI becomes the first Australian-born solo male to top the Hot 100. The last was by Rick Springfield with ‘Jessie’s Girl’ over 40 years ago. The two are the only Australian-born solo males ever to lead the Hot 100.
The popular South Korean pop band BTS had broken all the records held by Rodrigo’s ‘Drivers License’. They ruled the first rank for nine long weeks to the delight of the ARMY. BTS’ Butter went on to be the longest-running number 1 single of 2021. Apart from ‘Butter’BTS other number ‘Permission to Dance’ too ruled the charts.