Harry Styles tops Billboard Hot 100

Harry Styles‘ “Watermelon Sugar” jumps from No. 7 to the top of the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart, making him the second member of One Direction to have a solo No. 1 single on the chart. 

The Weeknd‘s “Blinding Lights” rises from No. 5 to No. 4 and spends his record-tying 18th week a”irit No. 1 on the Radio Songs chart, matching the Goo Goo Dolls‘ “Iris” (which spent its 18th week on that chart August 1, 1998) and breaking the record with its 21st week at No. 1 on the Hot R&B Songs chart. 

Billie Eilish‘s “My Future” debuts at No. 6. This mark’s Eilish’s third top 10 single and highest charting track. No other new releases entered the top 10 this week. 

Megan Thee Stallion, One Direction in News Notes

Megan Thee Stallion is recovering after being shot multiple times in Los Angeles, California, early Sunday morning (July 12). She was allegedly shot outside a house in the Hollywood Hills by rapper Tony Lanez after hanging out in a pool with Lanez and Kylie Jenner

One Direction will celebrate their 10th anniversary July 23 with a new interactive website which will generate a mixtape for fans based on how they interact with the content. The band will also release new playlists of streaming sites, along with reformatted EPs containing rarities, B-sides, acoustic performances, remixes, and live recordings…

Rammstein has announced rescheduled stadium dates for 2021. The band postponed its 2020 dates due to the COVID-19 epidemic. The Washington, DC date has been canceled due to scheduling issues… 

In honor of Thursday night’s (July 16)  airing of the 30 Rock reunion special on NBC, the editors of Billboard have assembled The 8 Best Musical Moments of 30 Rock