The Billboard Hot is a chart that ranks the best-performing singles of the United States. Its data, published by Billboard magazine and compiled by Nielsen SoundScan , is based collectively on each single's weekly physical and digital sales, as well as airplay and streaming. Throughout a year, Billboard will publish an annual list of the most successful songs throughout that year on the Hot chart based on the information. For , the list was published on December 9, calculated with data from December 7, to November 29, This was the first time in eight years that a male artist topped the chart with a non-collaboration.
Skip to Content. Who's responsible for the best summer song? Iggy Azalea? Ariana Grande? Miranda Lambert? Everything slows down in the summer.
You could make a case for many of this summer's biggest hits, including the catchy bass line that opens Iggy Azalea's "Fancy," Sam Smith's soothing falsetto on "Stay With Me," or the undying catchiness of Pharrell's "Happy. To help you make an informed choice about the song of summer, we compiled some of the biggest contenders into a Spotify playlist. So sit back, press play and vote for up to three songs in the poll below. ET "Fancy" by Iggy Azalea won your vote for song of the summer with
Sure, August has barely begun and I'm already calling it a wrap on the "Songs of Summer," but can you blame me? The top two songs of the season were released in February and April respectively and have dominated the charts ever since, so it's highly unlikely any upcoming music is going to swoop in and take the title—but that doesn't mean this list is Predictable Central. Instead of the usual 20 , there are 22 songs, which is something that surprised me, but there were a couple of tunes that I simply could not cut. So without further ado, I'm presenting my favorite 22 songs that best represent summer Usher is doing his best D'Angelo impression in the music video "Good Kisser. Well, it's not.