Anti-Hero once again extends its lead as Taylor’s longest-running chart-topper in the UK, clinging to the top, also proving to be the most-streamed song of the week in the country.
But have we found any of the traces that Tay could dislodge? Today, three soaring hits all climb further into the Top 5; Oliver Tree & Robin Schulz’s Miss You (3), Meghan Trainor’s doo-wop comeback tune Made You Look (4), and messy in heaven by Venbee & goddard. that four rises thanks to the release of a new remix featuring Brighton-born rapper ArrDee (5).
Meanwhile, two songs re-enter the Top 10 today, with Anne-Marie & Aitch’s PSYCHO leading the way as it rebounds seven places (7). Following the release of Black Panther: Wakanda Forever in theaters, Rihanna’s Lift Me Up also returns, up three (9).
Congratulations are in order for Nigerian artist Rema, who today claims his first entry in the Official Singles Chart Top 10 with Calm Down (10). The song gained huge popularity online before being released with a remix featuring pop star Selena Gomez, boosting it even more.
Just outside the Top 10, Tom Odell’s 2012 single Another Love is moving closer to its previous No. 10 peak, 10 years after its release. This week it jumps five places to number 12, a record for 2022.
There are also new peaks for rapper K-Trap and Warm (17), Dermot Kennedy’s Kiss Me (21) and Joel Corry & Tom Grennan with Lionheart (Fearless) (25).
Hot new entries arrive this week from Bugzy Malone & TeeDee with this week’s highest new entry being Out of Nowhere (18), Stormzy’s Firebabe, now his 27th UK Top 40 single (26), and Burna Boy’s Alone (31) .
Do you feel a slight chill in the air? The festive season starts in earnest today as we welcome Mariah Carey back into the Top 40, with All I Want For Christmas Is You (36) with which a Christmas song will appear in the Official Singles Chart Top 40 for the first time in 2022.
Originally released as a single in 2005, Eminem’s Mockingbird re-enters the Top 40 today, rising to No. 38 after going viral after the rapper was inducted into the Rock ‘N’ Roll Hall Of Fame. The track originally peaked at number 4.
Tiësto & Tate McRae’s frantic dance smash 10:35 marks his first Top 40 placement today (39) and finally, emerging American viral TikTok musician JVKE earns his first UK Top 40 single, golden hour (40).