Eminem’s “KILLSHOT” did some major numbers in the week following its release and now, it’s expected to be another top 10 hit in Em’s catalog.
According to Billboard, Eminem’s latest track, “KILLSHOT” is likely to debut in the top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100. The high debut on the chart will be heavily driven by the 40M first-week streams it received. Additionally, the song is also expected to finish the tracking week with 30K sold. If the song makes its way onto the top 10, it will mark Eminem’s 20th top 10 single on the Billboard Hot 100. It’ll also mark his third top 10 entry in a three-week span. Kamikaze singles, “Lucky You” ft. Joyner Lucas and “The Ringer” debuted at no. 6 and 8, respectively.
“KILLSHOT” also broke a major record on YouTube earlier this week. The song is now the biggest YouTube debut for a hip-hop video ever. The song garnered 38.1M views in the first 24 hours. It also makes it the third biggest overall debut in the history of YouTube.
In other Hot 100 news, Drake may finally be dethroned from the top spot on the Billboard Hot 100. The rapper has clocked in 10 consecutive weeks at the top of the chart with “In My Feelings.” However, Maroon 5 and Cardi B’s “Girls Like You” could finally take its place. “Girls” has been coasting at #2 on the Hot 100 for six weeks. This week its expected to garner 120M in radio audience, 25M U.S. streams as well as 20K downloads. “In My Feelings” is expected to close out the tracking week with 90M airplay reach, 38M U.S. streams and 18K sold.