As Justin Bieber’s “Holy” arrives at number 3 in the Billboard Hot 100 – marking his 20th Top 10 hit – what does the single mean for the pop star’s next move?
Bieber himself called “Holy” the “beginning of a new era”, and he is currently working on recording a new studio album. (Some of the best music I’ve ever made, “Bieber said in a livestream recently.) So, what can” Sacred “suggest for the sound of the new project?
On the new Billboard Pop Shop Podcast (listen below), the team discusses whether the enlightening sound of “Sacred”, where Bieber sings “The Way You Hold Me …”, is about a specific genre or sound on an upcoming project. Points. Will this be a continuation of the journey that Bieber started with his recent album, Change, Which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 in its first year?
The one person who actually heard the music on Bieber’s next album is his “Holly” collaborator Chance the Rapper. Chance recently shared his thoughts with Bieber about his next project: “It’s some of the best music I’ve heard, period. It reminds me of when Michael Jackson made Bizarre… it’s literally awesome music … I don’t want to give up genres (on the album) and all that stuff, but you go crazy. ”
Elsewhere on the new pop shop podcast, Jason and Keith host charts to review how Taylor Swift beats a long-time chart record held by Whitney Houston, how BTS jumps back to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, and how. Charity Put Nabs on her Hot 100 with her team with Gabby Barrett on the fourth Top 10 “I Hope”.
Billboard Pop Shop Podcast Your one-stop shop for all things pop. BillboardWeekly chart. You can always have lively discussions about the latest pop news, fun chart stats and stories, new music and guest interviews with music stars and people from the pop world. Casual pop fans and chart lovers can listen BillboardEvery week on the podcast, Keith Culfield, Senior Director of Charts and Jason Lipsitz, Senior Director, Music, who can be streamed on Billboard.com. Apple Podcast Downloaded Or your favorite podcast provider. (Click here to listen to the previous version of the show On billboard.com.)