News

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

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Sept. 3

Fresh
kevinbaconkyrasedgwick

Here's a look at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

in Entertainment

Gary Busey, Tamar Braxton round out new ‘DWTS’ cast

17-overlay3

The 21st season of "Dancing With The Stars" promises to be a wild ride.

in Entertainment, Sports

Was ‘Concussion’ altered to avoid angering the NFL?

10-overlay1

Hacked Sony emails appear to show that the m arketing plans for the movie were positioned to focus on the story of a whistle-blower, rather than a condemnation of the sport.

in Viral Videos

How to make work better

21-overlay3

Some of these tips are actually helpful ... but mostly they're just hilarious.

in Music

Blake Shelton, Brad Paisley hitting the big screen

blakeshelton

The Band Perry, Darius Rucker, and Brett Eldredge are also featured in a film about the Grand Ole Opry.