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What we listen to: top downloads this week

What we listen to: top downloads this week

Photo: Associated Press

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

iTunes’ most downloaded albums:
1. “Nothing Was the Same,” Drake
2. “Mechanical Bull,” Kings of Leon
3. “Wrecking Ball,” Miley Cyrus
4. “Wake Me Up,” Avicii
5. “From Here to Now to You,” Jack Johnson
6. “Closer to the Truth,” Cher
7. “Get Wet,” Krewella
8. “True,” Avicii
9. “The Love Club – EP,” Lorde
10. “The Bones of What You Believe,” CHVRCHES

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

Google Play’s most downloaded albums:
1. “Nothing Was the Same,” Drake
2. “The 20/20 Experience,” Justin Timberlake
3. “Pure Heroine,” Lorde
4. “Clarity,” Zee
5. “Nevermind,” Nirvana
6. “Good Kid, M.A.A.D City,” Kendrick Lamar
7. “Native,” OneRepublic
8. “Sublime,” Sublime
9. “Overexposed,” Maroon 5
10. “The Notorious B.I.G. Greatest Hits,” Notorious B.I.G.

 

 

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