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What we listen to: the week’s top downloads

What we listen to: the week’s top downloads

CHART TOPPER: Lorde's album "Pure Heroine," and single "Royals" continue to dominate the digital downloads. Photo: Associated Press

The most popular digital downloads from iTunes and Google Play this week.

Top iTune songs

1. “Timber (feat. Ke$ha),” Pitbull
2. “The Monster (feat. Rihanna),” Eminem
3. “Say Something,” Christina Aguilera & A Great Big World
4. “Counting Stars,” OneRepublic
5. “Royals,”Lorde
6. “Story of My Life,” One Direction
7. “Demons,” Imagine Dragons
8. “Let Her Go,” Passenger
9. “Roar,” Katy Perry
10. “Wake Me Up,” Avicii

Top iTunes albums

1. “Midnight Memories,” One Direction
2. “The Marshall Mathers LP2,” Eminem
3. “Songs for the Philippines,” Various Artists
4. “Nothing Was the Same,” Drake
5. “Frozen,” Various Artists
6. “Pure Heroine,” Lorde
7. “PTXmas,” Pentatonix
8. “Wrapped In Red,” Kelly Clarkson
9. “Christmas,” Michael Buble
10. “Common Courtesy,” A Day to Remember

Top Google Play songs

1. “Royals,”Lorde
2. “Counting Stars,” OneRepublic
3. “The Monster (feat. Rihanna),” Eminem
4. “Say Something,” Christina Aguilera & A Great Big World
5. “Let Her Go,” Passenger
6. “Demons,” Imagine Dragons
7. “Timber (feat. Ke$ha),” Pitbull
8. “Hold On (We’re Going Home),” Drake
9. “Radioactive,” Imagine Dragons
10. “White Walls,” Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

Top Google Play albums

1. “Yeezus,” Kanye West
2. “ARTPOP,” Lady Gaga
3. “Pure Heroine,” Lorde
4. “The Essential NOW! That’s What I Call Christmas,” Various Artists
5. “Nothing Was the Same,” Drake
6. “PTXmas,” Pentatonix
7. “The Marshall Mathers LP2,” Eminem
8. “Britney Jean,” Britney Spears
9. “I Am Not Human,” Lil Wayne
10. “Christmas,” Michael Buble

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