TurnTable Top 50: Olamide’s “Rock” returns to No.1

The race for song of the summer heats up

Following the release of his album, ‘UY Scuti’, Olamide’s “Rock” has returned to number one after reaching the summit two weeks ago. “Rock” drew 36.12 million in radio airplay impressions, 10.75 million in TV reach, and 1.73 million equivalent streams. It is the third song to reach the summit of the chart in two different stints, having first hit No. 1 on the Top 50 on the chart dated May 31, 2021.

Ladipoe & Buju’s “Feeling” slides from number one to two after topping the chart for two consecutive weeks. The balmy summer anthem leads this week’s radio and streaming chart with 40.3 million in radio airplay and 1.91 million equivalent streams respectively. It drew 2.95 million in TV airplay impressions.

Burna Boy’s former No. 1 “Kilometre” is steady at number three while wunderkind, Rema, debuts at number four with his latest single, “Soundgasm”. The London-produced single received 1.05 million equivalent streams, 31.3 million in radio reach and 100,000 in TV reach. It also matches the number four peak of “Bounce” to become the artist’s joint highest-charting single on the chart.

Jonzing World’s Ruger’s “Bounce” jumps to No. 5 with 6.9 million in TV reach, 32 million in radio reach, and 345,000 equivalent streams. It is the artist’s first top-five entry on the chart. Wizkid’s summertime hit, “Essence,” featuring Tems, holds at number six while Blaqbonez’s “Bling” with Amaarae and Buju slides from number four to seven. The only non-Nigerian song in the top ten is Justin Bieber’s “Peaches” featuring Daniel Caesar and Giveon, returning to the top ten at number eight.

Rounding out this week’s top ten of the Top 50, Joeboy’s “Show Me” is steady at its number nine peak while Adekunle Gold’s “It Is What It Is” falls from number seven to ten.

You can view the full breakdown here.

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