What’s Happening in the Music Industry?

The Billboard Top 100 is a great place to discover top hits.

Billboard Top 100 (found on Google)

The Billboard Top 100 is a great place to discover top hits.

2021 has finally started, which means new music and new artists. Overall, this year has been a good one for the music industry. In 2021, though, there are a few albums and songs that have made the top charts. Some new music and songs making the music charts for the new year includes: 

  • Driver’s License- Olivia Rodrigo
  • Anyone- Justin Bieber
  • Good Days- SZA
  • Lemonade- Internet Money feat. Don Toliver, Gunna & Nav
  • Whoopty- CJ
  • Dakiti- Jhay Cortez & Bad Bunny
  • Levitating- Dua Lipa & DaBaby
  • 34 +35- Ariana Grande
  • For the Night- Pop Smoke feat. Lil Baby & DaBaby
  • willow- Taylor Swift

Here are a few songs that maintained their place in the Billboard top 100 for most of 2020. 

  • Blinding Lights- The Weeknd
  • Positions- Ariana Grande
  • Mood- 24kGoldn Featuring iann dior
  • Rain on Me- Lady Gaga & Ariana Grande
  • Savage- Megan Thee Stallion feat. Beyonce
  • Adore You- Harry Styles
  • WAP- Cardi B feat. Megan Thee Stallion
  • Say So- Doja Cat
  • Rockstar- DaBaby feat. Roddy Rich
  • Break My Heart- Dua Lipa
  • Cardigan- Taylor Swift
  • The Bones- Maren Morris
  • The Box- Roddy Ricch
  • Therefore I Am- Billie Eilish
  • The Bigger Picture- Lil Baby
  • Midnight Sky- Miley Cyrus

Although there has already been a plethora of new music, there is still a ton of new music that is yet to come. In January, Drake is expected to release his Certified Lover Boy album. In addition to this, Foo Fighters will be releasing an album in February titled Medicine at Midnight, Lana Del Rey will be releasing an album in Spring titled Chemtrails Over the Country Club, and Weezer is expected to release an album titled Van Weezer on May 7th.