Concerned his comments to The New York Times were misconstrued, Benjamin Glaze is clarifying on Instagram his comments about being made “uncomfortable” by Katy Perry, who kissed him during his American Idol audition as seen in the reboot’s Sunday premiere, but instead was “uncomfortable in a sense of how I have never been kissed before and was not expecting it.”
For this year, we are making one important change to the list and to all subsequent Bent*Spun charts: we are expanding it by 1 position. That’s right, the Bent*Spun 20 shall henceforth now be Bent*Spun 21. It’s got a nice ring to it, doesn’t it?
Sam Hunt effortlessly spends a second straight week in the summit with “Break Up In A Small Town.” Elsewhere, Missy Elliott debuts on the countdown with “WTF (Where They From) feat. Pharrell Williams” at No. 8. Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande zoom into the Top 5 respectively with “Sorry” and “Focus.”
Sam Hunt notches his fourth No. 1 hit from Montevallo as “Break Up In A Small Town” climbs 2-1, pushing Lana Del Rey’s “Salvatore” to No. 3 this week. Elsewhere, Ariana Grande debuts at No. 15 with “Focus,” the lead single from her new album Moonlight.
Lana Del Rey’s “Salvatore” moves into pole position this week. It’s her first visit to the top since “West Coast” crowned the countdown on June 22, 2014. Meanwhile, CHVRCHES plunge out of the summit down to No. 16 with “Leave A Trace.”