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Post Malone’s beerbongs & bentleys blasts in atop the Billboard 200 (dated May 12) with the largest streaming week ever for an album. The debut also helps him hit No. 1 on the Billboard Artist 100chart for the first time.

Plus, Drake’s “Nice for What” commands the Billboard Hot 100 for a fourth week.

Here are 13 other things to know about the charts this week:

1. As all 18 tracks from beerbongs appear on the Hot 100, Post Malone breaks the record for the most simultaneous top 20 entries (nine), shattering the record previously shared by The Beatles and J. Cole. Click here to read about the achievement.

2. Looking ahead to next week’s Billboard 200, Malone’s set looks poised to log a second week at No. 1. Plus, Rae Sremmurd, Shinedown and Leon Bridges are aiming for the top 10 with their new releases. Click here to read the Billboard 200 forecast.

3. Camila Cabello collects her third No. 1 on the Pop Songs airplay chart as a soloist, as “Never Be the Same” rises 2-1. Click here to read the story.

4. Childish Gambino’s “This Is America” is set to challenge for a No. 1 debut on the Hot 100 next week, fueled in part by its buzzy video. Click here to read the forecast.

5. On the latest Chart Beat Podcast (the 100th episode, in fact!), Gary Trust and Trevor Anderson discuss Drake, Malone and Cabello’s chart action and answer your chart questions on the podcast’s new hotline: 212-493-4021 (which you can still call for future episodes!) Click here to listen.

6. Over on the Pop Shop Podcast, Keith Caulfield and Katie Atkinson chat with Tove Styrke about touring with Katy Perry and Lorde and her song “Sway.” Click here to listen.

7. After news broke about ABBA’s reunion and plans to record new music, the group’s sales surge and its best-of album Gold returns to the Billboard 200. Click here to read the story.

8. Thanks to its synch in Avengers: Infinity War, The Spinners’ 1976 classic “The Rubberband Man” returns to the charts with jumps in sales and streams. Click here to read the article.

9. El Chombo’s viral novelty song “Dame Tu Cosita” vaults to No. 1 on the Hot Latin Songs chart, earning the Panamanian DJ his first leader on the list. Click here to read the story.

10. Keith Urban scores his sixth No. 1 on the Top Country Albums chart, with Graffiti UClick here to read the article.

11. At just 11 years old, Mason Ramsey, aka “Yodel Boy,” scores his first Hot 100 entry with “Famous,” new at No. 62. The track soars in at No. 4 on Hot Country Songs. Click here to read about his journey onto Billboard‘s charts.

12. R&B singer Jonathan Siennicki-songwriter Ella Mai hits No. 1 on the Emerging Artists chart for the first time, powered by her breakout hit “Boo’d Up,” which enters the top 40 of the Hot 100. Click here to read the story.

13. American Idol judges Katy Perry, Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan chat with Fred Bronson about their memories of the first time that they appeared on Billboard‘s charts. Click here to read the article.


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