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List of number-one digital songs of 2018 (U.S.)

The list of number-one digital songs of 2018 in the United States are based upon the highest-selling downloaded songs ranked in the Digital Song Sales chart, published by Billboard magazine. The data are compiled by Nielsen SoundScan based on each single's weekly digital sales, which combines sales of different versions of a song by an act for a summarized figure.

Chart historyEdit

Issue date Song Artist(s) Weekly sales Ref(s)
January 3 "Perfect" Ed Sheeran and Beyoncé 151,000 [1]
January 6 163,000 [2]
January 13 109,000 [3]
January 20 Ed Sheeran 98,000 [4]
January 27 82,000 [5]
February 3 "God's Plan" Drake 127,000 [6]
February 10 "Say Something" Justin Timberlake featuring Chris Stapleton 98,000 [7]
February 17 "God's Plan" Drake 55,000 [8]
February 24 56,000 [9]
March 3 81,000 [10]
March 10 "Psycho" Post Malone featuring Ty Dolla Sign 80,000 [11]
March 17 "God's Plan" Drake 57,000 [12]
March 24 49,000 [13]
March 31 "Found / Tonight" Lin-Manuel Miranda and Ben Platt 61,000 [14]
April 7 "God's Plan" Drake 42,000 [15]
April 14 48,000 [16]
April 21 "Nice for What" 88,000 [17]
April 28 "Cry Pretty" Carrie Underwood 54,000 [18]
May 5 "No Tears Left to Cry" Ariana Grande 100,000 [19]
May 12 "Never Be the Same" Camila Cabello 51,000 [20]
May 19 "This Is America" Childish Gambino 78,000 [21]
May 26 50,000 [22]
June 2 "Fake Love" BTS 29,000 [23]
June 9 "Psycho" Post Malone featuring Ty Dolla Sign 31,000 [24]
June 16 "Girls Like You" Maroon 5 featuring Cardi B 82,000 [25]
June 23 53,000 [26]
June 30 52,000 [27]
July 7 46,000 [28]
July 14 49,000 [29]
July 21 "In My Feelings" Drake 89,000 [30]
July 28 115,000 [31]
August 4 104,000 [32]
August 11 72,000 [33]
August 18 58,000 [34]
August 25 38,000 [35]
September 1 "I Like It" Cardi B, Bad Bunny, and J Balvin 32,000 [36]
September 8 "Idol" BTS featuring Nicki Minaj 43,000 [37]
September 15 "Girls Like You" Maroon 5 featuring Cardi B 32,000 [38]
September 22 "Rap Devil" Machine Gun Kelly 36,000 [39]
September 29 "Killshot" Eminem 38,000 [40]
October 6 53,000 [41]
October 13 "Shallow" Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper 58,000 [42]
October 20 71,000 [43]
October 27 55,000
November 3 42,000
November 10 36,000 [44]
November 17 "Thank U, Next" Ariana Grande 81,000 [45]
November 24 43,000 [46]
December 1 "Without Me" Halsey 37,000 [47]
December 8 29,000 [48]
December 15 50,000 [49]
December 22 37,000 [50]
December 29 37,000 [51]

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ Trust, Gary (January 2, 2018). "Cardi B Joins The Beatles & Ashanti With First 3 Hot 100 Hits in Top 10 Simultaneously; Ed Sheeran & Beyonce's 'Perfect' No. 1". Billboard. Retrieved January 2, 2018.
  3. ^ Trust, Gary (January 8, 2018). "Ed Sheeran & Beyonce's 'Perfect' No. 1 on Hot 100, Camila Cabello's 'Havana' Back Up to No. 2". Billboard. Retrieved January 8, 2018.
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  5. ^ "Camila Cabello Earns First Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 With 'Havana,' Featuring Young Thug". Billboard. Retrieved January 22, 2018.
  6. ^ Trust, Gary (January 29, 2018). "Drake's 'God's Plan' Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100". Billboard. Retrieved January 29, 2018.
  7. ^ Trust, Gary (February 5, 2018). "Drake's 'God's Plan' Holds at No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100, Justin Timberlake & Chris Stapleton's 'Say Something' Debuts in Top 10". Billboard. Retrieved February 6, 2018.
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  9. ^ Trust, Gary (February 20, 2018). "Drake Tops Billboard Hot 100 With 'God's Plan' & Debuts in Top 10 as Featured on BlocBoy JB's 'Look Alive'". Billboard. Retrieved February 21, 2018.
  10. ^ Trust, Gary (February 26, 2018). "Drake Leads Billboard Hot 100 With 'God's Plan' for Fifth Week, Drawing Monstrous 101.7 Million U.S. Streams". Billboard. Retrieved February 27, 2018.
  11. ^ Trust, Gary (March 5, 2018). "Drake's 'God's Plan' No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100 for Sixth Week, Post Malone's 'Psycho' Debuts at No. 2". Billboard. Retrieved March 6, 2018.
  12. ^ Trust, Gary (March 12, 2018). "Drake's 'God's Plan' Rules Billboard Hot 100 for Seventh Week; Zedd, Maren Morris & Grey's 'The Middle' Hits Top 10". Billboard. Retrieved March 13, 2018.
  13. ^ Trust, Gary (March 19, 2018). "Drake's 'God's Plan' Tops Billboard Hot 100 for Eighth Week". Billboard. Retrieved March 20, 2018.
  14. ^ Trust, Gary (March 26, 2018). "Lin-Manuel Miranda & Ben Platt's 'Found/Tonight' Launches at No. 1 on Digital Song Sales Chart". Billboard. Retrieved March 26, 2018.
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  16. ^ Trust, Gary (April 9, 2018). "'God's Plan' Becomes Drake's Longest-Leading Hot 100 No. 1, The Weeknd Debuts at No. 4 & Migos Hit Top 10". Billboard. Retrieved April 11, 2018.
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  18. ^ Asker, Jim (April 24, 2018). "Carrie Underwood's 'Cry Pretty' Is First Country No. 1 on Digital Song Sales Chart Since 2014". Billboard. Retrieved April 24, 2018.
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  21. ^ "Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Blasts in at No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100". Billboard. Retrieved May 14, 2018.
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  25. ^ Trust, Gary (June 11, 2018). "Post Malone's 'Psycho' Hits No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100, Maroon 5's 'Girls Like You' Leaps to Top Five". Billboard. Retrieved June 12, 2018.
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  27. ^ Trust, Gary (June 25, 2018). "XXXTentacion's 'Sad!' Vaults From No. 52 to No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100 Following Rapper/Singer's Death". Billboard. Retrieved June 25, 2018.
  28. ^ Trust, Gary (July 2, 2018). "Cardi B Becomes First Female Rapper With Two Billboard Hot 100 No. 1s, as 'I Like It', With Bad Bunny & J Balvin, Follows 'Bodak Yellow' to the Top". Billboard. Retrieved July 3, 2018.
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  30. ^ Trust, Gary (July 16, 2018). "Drake Dethrones Drake Atop Billboard Hot 100 as 'In My Feelings' Replaces 'Nice for What' at No. 1". Billboard. Retrieved July 17, 2018.
  31. ^ Trust, Gary (July 23, 2018). "Drake's 'In My Feelings' Tops Billboard Hot 100 for Second Week With Record-Breaking 116.2 Million U.S. Streams". Billboard. Retrieved July 24, 2018.
  32. ^ Trust, Gary (July 30, 2018). "Drake Tops Hot 100 For Third Week With 'In My Feelings,' Passes Rihanna For Most Weeks at No. 1 This Decade". Billboard. Retrieved July 31, 2018.
  33. ^ Trust, Gary (August 6, 2018). "Drake Dominates Hot 100 for Fourth Week With 'In My Feelings,' DJ Khaled's All-Star 'No Brainer' Debuts at No. 5". Billboard. Retrieved August 7, 2018.
  34. ^ Trust, Gary (August 13, 2018). "Drake Rules Billboard Hot 100 for Fifth Week With 'In My Feelings,' Travis Scott Debuts Two Songs in Top 10". Billboard. Retrieved August 14, 2018.
  35. ^ Trust, Gary (August 20, 2018). "Drake Leads Billboard Hot 100 for Sixth Week With 'In My Feelings,' Moves Closer to Mark for Most Weeks at No. 1 in a Year". Billboard. Retrieved August 21, 2018.
  36. ^ Anderson, Trevor (August 27, 2018). "Drake's 'In My Feelings' Leads Billboard Hot 100 for Seventh Week, Ariana Grande's 'God Is A Woman' Hits Top 10". Billboard. Retrieved August 28, 2018.
  37. ^ Trust, Gary (September 4, 2018). "BTS' 'IDOL,' Featuring Nicki Minaj, Debuts at No. 11 on Billboard Hot 100". Billboard. Retrieved September 4, 2018.
  38. ^ Trust, Gary (September 10, 2018). "Drake Ties Usher for Most Weeks at No. 1 in a Year On Billboard Hot 100 as 'In My Feelings' Leads for Ninth Week". Billboard. Retrieved September 11, 2018.
  39. ^ Trust, Gary (September 18, 2018). "Hot 100 Chart Moves: Machine Gun Kelly's Eminem Diss Track 'Rap Devil' Debuts". Billboard. Retrieved September 18, 2018.
  40. ^ Trust, Gary (September 24, 2018). "Eminem & 5SOS New to Top 10". Billboard. Retrieved September 25, 2018.
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  44. ^ Trust, Gary (November 7, 2018). "Lady Gaga's 'Shallow' Is Now Her Longest-Leading No. 1 on Digital Song Sales Chart". Billboard. Retrieved November 9, 2018.
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  48. ^ Trust, Gary (December 3, 2018). "Travis Scott Scores First Billboard Hot 100 Leader: 'What's More 'Sicko Mode' Than Going No. 1?!'". Billboard. Retrieved December 3, 2018.
  49. ^ Trust, Gary (December 10, 2018). "Ariana Grande's 'Thank U, Next' Returns to No. 1 On Hot 100 With Biggest Streaming Week Ever For a Woman". Billboard. Retrieved December 10, 2018.
  50. ^ Trust, Gary (December 17, 2018). "Ariana Grande's 'Thank U, Next' Rules Billboard Hot 100 for Fifth Week, Halsey's 'Without Me' Rises to No. 2". Billboard. Retrieved December 18, 2018.
  51. ^ Trust, Gary (December 24, 2018). "Ariana Grande Tops Billboard Hot 100 for Sixth Week, Andy Williams Makes 'Wonderful' Record Return to Top 10". Billboard. Retrieved December 25, 2018.

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