Kingston, Jamaica; Jamaican recording artist, Sean Paul, continues to break the charts; topping the Billboard Canadian Hot 100 chart all while securing his ninth overall Top 10 hit on the Billboard Charts with pop single Cheap Thrills for the week of Thursday, July 30, 2016. The popular single was done in collaboration with Australian Pop singer Sia.
Charting at #1 for the second week in a row on the Billboard Canadian Hot 100 chart, Cheap Thrills has gained in performance and has attracted the biggest gain in airplay after being on the chart for 21 weeks.
In the US, the single has made the biggest gain in airplay and greatest gain in performance for this week on the Billboard Hot 100. The hit has secured a spot on the chart for 19 weeks, peaking at the #6 position thus far.
With his singles Temperature and Get Busy topping the Billboard charts in 2006 and 2003, respectively, Sean Paul is no stranger to the charts and after years in the business, his musical success seems to be sticking “Like Glue”. Sean Paul has even made history in the Billboard records as in 2014, his Bailando collaboration with Enrique Iglesias secured the longest run on Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs chart.
With hits dating from the early 2000s to his more recent collaborations and singles such as Hair which he did with girl group Little Mix, Tornado, Trumpets, and Wine it, Sean Paul has been pleasing his fans on his “Outta Control” Europe tour which is now afoot. Dubbed after his single Outta Control, the tour initiated on June 26 in Vienna, Austria and continues up to August with stops in Germany, France, Italy, Belgium and the Netherlands.