Chart Highlights: U2 Makes History On Alternative Songs With 'Invisible'

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Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the top songs, Greatest Gainers and debuts on the surveys listed below.

All our charts are refreshed on billboard.com and Billboardbiz every Thursday and appear in the next issue of Billboard magazine.


Pop Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Dark Horse" Katy Perry Featuring Juicy J
Greatest Gainer No. 15 "Happy" Pharrell
Debut No. 37 "All Of Me" John Legend
Debut No. 40 "Mmm Yeah" Austin Mahone Featuring Pitbull


Adult Contemporary
*** No. 1 (12 weeks)*** "Roar" Katy Perry
Greatest Gainer No. 6 "Let Her Go" Passenger
Debut No. 30 "Let Me Hold You" Josh Krajcik


Adult Pop Songs
*** No. 1 (2 weeks)*** "Let Her Go" Passenger
Greatest Gainer No. 15 "Dark Horse" Katy Perry Featuring Juicy J
Debut No. 35 "Come A Little Closer" Cage The Elephant


Dance Club Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)***/Greatest Gainer "Dark Horse" Katy Perry Featuring Juicy J
Debut No. 45 "Mind Blown" Noelia Featuring Timbaland
Debut No. 48 "Here We Go" Consuelo Costin
Debut No. 49 "We Are Infinite" Starling Glow
Debut No. 50 "Uprising of Love" Melissa Etheridge


Rock Airplay
*** No. 1 (2 weeks)*** "Team" Lorde
Greatest Gainer No. 12 "Invisible" U2
Debut No. 44 "Take Out The Gunman" Chevelle
Debut No. 49 "Dead But Rising" Volbeat


Alternative Songs
*** No. 1 (4 weeks)*** "Do I Wanna Know?" Arctic Monkeys



Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 28 "Invisible" U2
U2 reclaims the record for the most Alternative Songs appearances in the chart's 25-year archives, as "Invisible" debuts at No. 28. Now with 39 visits, the band passes Pearl Jam, in second place with 38. Green Day and Red Hot Chili Peppers follow with 30 each. The song additionally blasts 35-12 on Rock Airplay and enters Adult Alternative Songs at No. 13 with Greatest Gainer honors on all three charts.

Debut No. 37 "Gold" Sir Sly
Debut No. 39 "Paris" Magic Man
Debut No. 40 "Waves" Sleeper Agent


Adult Alternative Songs
*** No. 1 (3 weeks)*** "Team" Lorde
Debut No. 13 "Invisible" U2
Debut No. 30 "Say Something" A Great Big World & Christina Aguilera


Mainstream Rock Songs
*** No. 1 (4 weeks)*** "Shepherd Of Fire" Avenged Sevenfold
Greatest Gainer No. 25 "Take Out The Gunman" Chevelle
Debut No. 27 "Invisible" U2
Debut No. 31 "Torn To Pieces" Pop Evil
Debut No. 39 "My Dying Time" Black Label Society


Rhythmic Songs
*** No. 1 (3 weeks)*** "Show Me" Kid Ink Featuring Chris Brown
Greatest Gainer No. 13 "Happy" Pharrell
Debut No. 38 "I Don't Want Her" Eric Bellinger Featuring Problem
Debut No. 40 "Part II (On The Run)" Jay Z Featuring Beyonce


R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay
*** No. 1 (4 weeks)*** "Drunk In Love" Beyonce Featuring Jay Z
Greatest Gainer No. 12 "Happy" Pharrell
Debut No. 45 "Sex You" Bando Jonez
Debut No. 47 "The Man" Aloe Blacc
Debut No. 49 "Drop That #NaeNae" We Are Toonz
Debut No. 50 "Where Did We Go Wrong?" Toni Braxton & Babyface


Adult R&B Songs
*** No. 1 (2 weeks)*** "All Of Me" John Legend
Greatest Gainer No. 10 "Happy" Pharrell
Debut No. 26 "1 On 1" Zacardi Cortez
Debut No. 27 "That Ain't Love" Club Nouveau
Debut No. 28 "Royals" Lorde
Debut No. 29 "Pretty Hurts" Beyonce


Rap Airplay
*** No. 1 (4 weeks)*** "Show Me" Kid Ink Featuring Chris Brown
Greatest Gainer No. 7 "Part II (On The Run)" Jay Z Featuring Beyonce
Debut No. 22 "Stoner" Young Thug
Debut No. 25 "Man Of The Year" ScHoolboy Q


Country Airplay
*** No. 1 (2 weeks)*** "Drink A Beer" Luke Bryan



Debut No. 26 "Automatic" Miranda Lambert
Miranda Lambert posts a career-best debut on Country Airplay, as "Automatic" soars in at No. 26. The song previews her fifth studio album; its title and release date have yet to be announced. The ode to simpler times will surely strike a chord with chart fans, thanks to this line: "Seems like only yesterday, I'd get a blank cassette / Record the country countdown, 'cause I couldn't buy it yet." Ultimately, Lambert decides: "When everything is handed to you, it's all only worth as much as the time you put in."

Debut No. 55 "Close Your Eyes"Parmalee
Debut No. 56 "Miss You" Darius Rucker
Debut No. 59 "I Don't Dance" Lee Brice


Latin Airplay
*** No. 1 (1 week)***/Greatest Gainer "Hasta Abajo" Yandel
Debut No. 44 "Para Que Tantos Besos" Noel Torres
Debut No. 47 "Amor Amor" Conjunto Primavera
Debut No. 48 "Se Fue" Laura Pausini & Marc Anthony
Debut No. 49 "No Se Como Pagarte" Fidel Rueda


Regional Mexican Songs
*** No. 1 (3 weeks)*** "Mujer de Piedra" Gerardo Ortiz
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 16 "Para Que Tantos Besos" Noel Torres
Debut No. 34 "Soy de Rancho" El Komander
Debut No. 35 "De Mil Amores" Marco Antonio Solis
Debut No. 38 "Se Que Llorare" La Maquinaria Nortena


Latin Pop Songs
*** No. 1 (1 week)*** "Hasta Abajo" Yandel
Greatest Gainer No. 12 "Te Robare" Prince Royce
Debut No. 31 "La Flaca" Santana Featuring Juanes


Tropical Songs
*** No. 1 (3 weeks)*** "Cambio de Piel" Marc Anthony
Debut No. 29 "Hasta Abajo" Yandel
Debut/Greatest Gainer No. 30 "Se Fue" Laura Pausini & Marc Anthony
Debut No. 39 "Duele" Optimo
Debut No. 40 "6:00 AM" J Balvin Featuring Farruko


Christian Airplay
*** No. 1 (5 weeks)*** "The Only Name (Yours Will Be)" Big Daddy Weave
Greatest Gainer No. 25 "Do Something" Matthew West
Debut No. 34 "Come Alive" Jeremy Camp
Debut No. 45 "Break Every Chain" The Digital Age
Debut No. 46 "We Believe" newsboys
Debut No. 48 "Count Your Rainbows" 1 Girl Nation
Debut No. 49 "Tell Your Heart To Beat Again" Phillips, Craig & Dean


Gospel Airplay
*** No. 1 (3 weeks)*** "1 On 1" Zacardi Cortez
Greatest Gainer No. 16 "Amazing" Ricky Dillard & New G

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