News

What we listen to: top downloads this week

What we listen to: top downloads this week

PLAY LIST: The week's top downloads. Photo: Associated Press

A look at the most popular digital downloads on iTunes and Google Play.

iTunes most downloaded songs:
1. “Royals,” Lorde
2. “Roar,” Katy Perry
3. “Wrecking Ball,” Miley Cyrus
4. “Wake Me Up,” Avicii
5. “Hold On, We’re Going Home,” Drake
6. “Holy Grail (feat. Justin Timberlake),” Jay Z
7. “Berzerk,” Eminem
8. “Applause,” Lady Gaga
9. “The Fox (What Does the Fox Say?),” Ylvis
10. “Dark Horse (feat. Juicy J),”Katy Perry

iTunes most downloaded albums:

1. “The 20/20 Experience – 2 of 2,” Justin Timberlake
2. “Pure Heroine,” Lorde
3. “Nothing Was the Same,” Drake
4. “Bangerz,” Miley Cyrus
5. “Days Are Gone,” HAIM
6. “Mechanical Bull,” Kings of Leon
7. “PRISM,” Katy Perry
8. “We Are Young & Free (Live),” Hillsong Young & Free
9. “True,” Avicii
10. “The 20/20 Experience — The Complete Experience,” Justin Timberlake

Google Play’s most downloaded songs:
1. “Pure Heroine,” Lorde
2. “Hold On, We’re Going Home,” Drake
3. “Holy Grail,” Jay Z
4. “Roar,” Katy Perry
5. “Wrecking Ball,” Miley Cyrus
6. “WakeMe Up!,” Avicii
7. “That’s My Kind of Night,” Luke Bryan
8. “Radioactive,” Imagine Dragons
9. “Berzerk,” Eminem
10. “Sail,” Awolnation

Google Play’s most downloaded albums:

1. “My Name is My Name,” Pusha T
2. “Bangerz,” Miley Cyrus
3. “Nothing Was the Same,” Drake
4. “Take Care (Deluxe)” Drake
5. “Pure Heroine,” Lorde
6. “Too Weird To Live, Too Rare To Die!,” Panic! At the Disco
7. “The Paradigm Shift,” Korn
8. “My Life,” Mary J. Blige
9. “Back To Black,” Amy Winehouse
10. “Hail to the King,” Avenged Sevenfold
___

Recent Headlines

in Music

10 of the most memorable MTV Video Music Awards moments

mileycyrusvma

Since debuting in 1984, the MTV Video Music Awards have prided themselves on being a stage for all things hip - and often - controversial.

in Music

This week’s top country tracks

Zac Brown as Zac Brown Band performs during Music Midtown 2014 at Piedmont Park on Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, in Atlanta.

LISTEN: This week's top country tracks, according to the latest Billboard chart.

in Entertainment

‘Siri, can you give me a hint?’ Apple confirms September event

16-overlay14

The rumors are true: Apple will host an event Sept. 9 in San Francisco.

in Viral Videos

This is one way to get a tan

10-overlay22

It's summer and the beaches are packed - so this guy got some private sunbathing time while sky high.

in Entertainment

Netflix drug drama ‘Narcos’ blurs line between cartels, agents

11-overlay7

Not all cops are good guys and not all drug suppliers are obvious villains in the dark drug drama "Narcos," a bilingual examination of the history of cocaine smuggling in America and its most menacing supplier.