GloRilla and Cardi B’s collaboration “Tomorrow 2” hits No. 1 on Billboard’s R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay chart (dated Dec. 24). The music rises from No. 2 to high the listing after a 6% increase to 21.1 million viewers impressions made it the most-heard music on U.S. monitored R&B/hip-hop radio stations within the week ending Dec. 18, in accordance with Luminate.
By means of the brand new chief, GloRilla captures her first No. 1 on the listing. Her sole prior entry, the viral hit “F.N.F. (Let’s Go)” with Hitkidd, reached a No. 3 peak in August.
For Cardi B, “Tomorrow 2” turns into the hitmaker’s fifth on R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay. She beforehand led with this slate of chart-toppers:
“Bodak Yellow (Cash Strikes),” 10 weeks at No. 1, starting Sept. 30, 2017
“No Restrict,” G-Eazy that includes A$AP Rocky & Cardi B, six, Dec. 23, 2017
“Cash,” 9, Feb. 2, 2019
“Please Me,” with Bruno Mars, 11, April 6, 2019
Plus, the mixed may of each rappers yields solely the fourth all-female collaboration to achieve No. 1 out of 297 whole leaders on R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay because the chart’s launch in 1992. Brandy and Monica inaugurated the membership with the smash single “The Boy Is Mine,” which dominated for 5 weeks in 1998. In 2007, Keyshia Cole recruited Missy Elliott and Lil Kim as featured acts for the observe “Let It Go,” a four-week champ that yr, and in 2020, Megan Thee Stallion’s “Savage,” that includes Beyoncé, turned the third entrant into the league and spent three weeks atop the listing.
Of observe, there’s yet one more occasion of a number of feminine acts on R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay No. 1, although it isn’t an all-women billing. In 2001, Ja Rule’s “Put It on Me,” that includes Lil Mo and Vita, posted six weeks in cost.
Past its R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay coronation, “Tomorrow 2” retains its standing to say a fourth week at No. 1 on the Mainstream R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay chart because the most-played music on U.S. monitored R&B/hip-hop radio stations. There, it continues to enhance, with 5% extra performs within the monitoring week ending Dec. 18 than the prior seven-day interval. Equally, it wins a 3rd time period atop Rap Airplay after a 7% viewers increase in the identical monitoring window.
On Rhythmic Airplay, in the meantime, the collaboration ascends 8-7 because of a 9% acquire in weekly performs on the format. Success in any respect the codecs helps the music keep its No. 15 peak to this point on the all-genre Radio Songs chart for a second straight week, the place, regardless of its static place, “Tomorrow 2” elevated 5% in viewers impressions to achieve 31.9 million for the week ending Dec. 16.