“Stay” up to #5 on “Billboard Hot 100”

March 7, 2013 0 \ Paula

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Rihanna’s “Stay,” featuring Mikky Ekko, rebounds 7-5 on the “Hot 100” after reaching a peak to date of number 3 two weeks ago following her performance of the song at the “Grammy Awards” (February 10). The ballad charges 36-23 on “Radio Songs” (46 million, up 37%), offsetting minor slips in sales (4-5 on Digital Songs; 211,000, down 1%) and streaming (9-10 on “Streaming Songs”; 3.3 million, down less than 1%).
 
Rihanna’s seventh studio album “Unapologetic” is steady at #9 with just under 29,000 (778,000 total).