Subscriber Account active since. The Billboard Hot is roundly recognized as the music industry's most reliable measure of song popularity. To score a No. Mariah Carey added to that historic number when her classic holiday single, "All I Want For Christmas Is You," topped the chart for the first time since its release in Moreover, thanks to smash hits like Ariana Grande's "7 Rings" and Lil Nas X's "Old Town Road" — both of which dominated radio play and streaming numbers for an unprecedented stretch of weeks — only 17 songs claimed the chart's top spot this year.
They're listed in chronological order below. It had already been No. Halsey's "Without Me" took the No. It dethroned "Thank U, Next" for the second week of the year, and after briefly dropping to No. After debuting at No. After two weeks at No. It went on to rule the chart for a record-breaking 19 weeks , the first song in history to do so. It held the top spot for one week. It became Shawn Mendes' first No. After six weeks at No.
Travis Scott's "Highest in the Room" debuted at No. After it was briefly unseated for one week, it returned to the top spot and remained there for two weeks.
Following its first full week of data tracking, however, it surged to the top spot and became Gomez's first-ever No. Post Malone's summer single "Circles" moved from the runner-up spot to No. It's his fourth chart-topping song. It became The Weeknd's fourth No. Mariah Carey's timeless holiday ballad "All I Want for Christmas Is You" topped the chart for the first time since its release in , becoming the singer's 19th No.
It previously peaked at No. The song reached No. Insider logo The word "Insider". Close icon Two crossed lines that form an 'X'. It indicates a way to close an interaction, or dismiss a notification. A leading-edge research firm focused on digital transformation.
World globe An icon of the world globe, indicating different international options. Callie Ahlgrim. Snapchat icon A ghost. Seventeen different songs have hit No. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories.