Applause chart thread

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  1. Tramell

    Tramell Amen Fashion

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    Available since 2 hours on I-Tunes only in America:

    U.S #3 and #71
    Canada #14 and #96
    Mexico #2
     
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  2. Satan

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    *applauds*

    Katy has a HUGE lead. i wonder if it's reachable.
     
  3. Kevin

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    I hope they release it on Sunday in the UK.
     
  4. Loufoque

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    Mexico :disco:

    Pips waiting in line for the bathroom to download Applause
     
  5. Phoenix

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    Up to 3.
     
  6. J-Snow

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    Applause

    #2 Mexico
    #3 United States
    #14 Canada
    #70 United States
    #96 Canada

    Gaga will throw Katy off #1 in just about every country in less than 4 days.
     
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    She's coming for you, Cream-tits :disco:
     
  8. Loufoque

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    This max track is receiving global applause from queens all over the world. I already had WhatsApps from HK, Paris and Moscow declaring it a song of life.
     
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    Add Yemen. :disco:
     
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    Lady Gaga vs. Katy Perry: Superstar Digital Song Sales Showdown




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  11. Tramell

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    Canada #8
     
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    It needs to sell 625,000+ in the U.S for a #1 debut.
     
  13. Kevin

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    That seems like an awful lot. How much did Born This Way sell in the first week?
     
  14. J-Snow

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    It debuted with 448k with only three days of sales, instead of a usual Tuesday release, it hit retail on Friday. In its second week, her first FULL week sales was 509k.

    I'm guessing BTW would have debuted with around 700k+ had it had a proper full week. Applause is getting 6 days of sales, but is heading towards 400-550k according to Billboard.
     
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  15. Halli

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    Any news on the UK? Hopefully Sunday the same day as the video.
     
  16. Tramell

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    Already +14.743 M on radio airplay :disco:
     
  17. Loufoque

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    What does that mean Tram?
     
  18. Tramell

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    14.7 million audience impressions.
    Which is really big for a song that's been released in panic during the day.
     
  19. VoR

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    It was a foregone conclusion that it'd open huge. Not Myself Tonight opened big out the gate and that's one of the most disastrous flops of the past few years.

    I don't think this will do badly, but it's where it is in 5 weeks that'll be really telling, particularly at US radio.
     
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    The Voice of Radio-doom sounds again

    It was not a foregone conclusion that it would open huge. BTW yes, this not so much.
     
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    Of course it would. What radio station isn't going to take the opportunity to premier the new Lady Gaga single? BTW was a comedown, but not *that* big of a comedown.

    iTunes will be more worth watching in the short term. If it holds at #1 and does what BTW failed to do and hits #1 in the UK singles chart, she's on a solid footing. If it has a fast fanbase assisted rise followed by a swift decline, that's a sign she may be in trouble.
     
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  22. Tramell

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    US #2 and #27
    Canada #3 and #30
    Mexico #1
    :disco:
     
  23. Kevin

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    Just because Born This Way didn't go to 1 doesn't mean it wasn't a success. It stayed in the top 10 for 7 weeks.
     
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    Ai caramba! Mojitos and fajitas for everyone in celebration of the first #1 in Mexico!
     
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    Let's face it, ANYTHING she had released would at least reach a similar level of sucess. The fact that it didn't reach #1 speaks volumes really. God I never get tired of slagging BTW (the song). I'm gonna pretend it never existed.
     
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    Had it been released two days later it would have gone to number 1.
     
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    Gaga's slowed down slightly against Katy - the hourly updates have been

    0.2345
    0.3021
    0.3741
    0.3864

    Mind you it's very early morning in most of the US so her monsters will all be asleep.
     
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    don't blame me

    they were probably giving it away with scholarships and drinking water in poor colonies !
     
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    'Born This Way' (the single) was a success in the UK, I don't think anyone would say that it wasn't.

    But I still think it absolutely underperformed in the context of where she was coming from at that point - Gaga was the biggest pop star in the world for a solid two years and not only that, she caused every other pop star to raise their game. 'Born This Way' SHOULD have been an easy #1 single - especially when 'Price Tag' outsold it during its first fortnight on the chart.
     
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    But in the long scheme of things, no-one liked it (BTW) hence why it under-performed, to her standards.

    To go from the fantastic Fame Monster era to BTW was a sad affair.
     
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    Lets not forget that Born This Way the album was given away for free in order for her to get a sale boost. I wonder what sort of tricks they will try this time.
     
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    She's now almost at 0.50 so had a spike! - this next 24 hours is going to be very interesting.
     
  34. bypass

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    On UK iTunes now
     
  35. Kevin

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    I think it's too late to overtake Ellie to be honest.
     
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    I would say its too late yes.
     
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    Is it getting the radio buzz that Born This Way got when it was first released?
     
  38. Halli

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    Is it charting on UK itunes yet?

    Roar is #37
     
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    It isn't even advertised on iTunes. It is there to buy, but it isn't advertised. How are people even going to know about it?
     
  40. bypass

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    It's not shown up yet, I think it was added an hour ago. As far as I'm aware Roar is still pre order only.
     

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