'Old Town Road' by Lil Nas X Ft. Billy Ray Cyrus Breaks Streaming Records
'Old Town Road' by Lil Nas X
Billy Ray Cyrus Breaks
Streaming Records The country-rap remix has claimed
the top spot on the 'Billboard' Hot 100
chart for the second week in a row.
According to Nielsen Music,
the song racked up a record-setting
143 million U.S. streams by April 11.
Drake's "In My Feelings"
held the previous record
with 116.2 million streams. "Old Town Road" also claimed
the top Digital Song Sales spot for
the year with 124,000 downloads sold.
This is the first time an effort by Cyrus
has appeared on the 'Billboard' chart since
Buck 22's 2014 release, "Achy Breaky 2." Also making waves on the chart
is Khalid, who cemented his fourth
Hot 100 top 10 track with "Better." Additionally, his new album,
'Free Spirit,' claimed the top spot
on the 'Billboard' 200 chart.