A seventh week for Avicii's "Wake Me Up", the definitive hit of summer 2013, on top of the singles countdown and once again a silver medal for Naughty Boy feat. Sam Smith and "La La La".
Video - Avicii
Video - Naughty Boy
Following a slow start last
week and now reflecting a complete week of sales, Katy Perry's and Lady
Gaga's newest material storms the upper reaches of the chart as "Roar"
moves up nine to #3 and "Applause" is up 13 places to #5. Thus, Katy
Perry has her fourth top three single (and the seventh top ten one),
while Lady Gaga scores her tenth top ten song in the country.
Lyric Video - Katy Perry
Video - Lady Gaga
girl power continues at #6 where Ellie Goulding advances three and
registers a new peak position with her "Burn". Also on the rise is
Belgian Stromae as "Papaoutai" becomes his second top ten single next to
#1 "Alors on danse". The song, which
has already crowned the charts of the French speaking countries, is up
from #23 to #8. It's also great to see Olly Murs' "Dear Darlin'"
becoming his third top ten single in Germany as it climbs six to #9.
Video - Ellie Goulding
Video - Olly Murs
Video - Stromae
singer Jürgen Drews, who had a couple of top ten hits in the 70s, is
back in the top 20 as his newest single "Kornblumen" debuts at #15. Four
years ago he had a top ten single with "Ich bau dir ein Schloss", while
his "Ein Bett im Kornfeld" reached #1 in 1976.
project Follow Your Instinct, who had a minor hit with "My City" (peak
#24) earlier this year, has teamed up with Alexandra (remember her?)
Stan for "Baby, It's Ok". The team-up proves a success as the song
enters this week at #17. The Romanian singer of course had a number one
smash (and only chart entry so far) with "Mr. Saxobeat" in 2010.
a three-year absence local duo 2raumwohnung is back with a new album
and the first single taken out of it called "Bei Dir bin ich schön"
comes in at #29. The duo is most famous for its "36 Grad" hit, which
At #30 Imagine Dragons are steadily on the rise with
their third single "On Top Of The World", which climbs 19 positions and
is currently in a desperate need of a video to become big.
Following "Am seidenen Faden",
which reached #11 before a couple of months, local singer Tim Bendzko
returns to the chart with a second single from his current album. "Programmiert" appears this week at #32.
Further down the top 50, we have on the rise Empire Of The Sun's "Alive", up two to #39 and Martin Garrix' "Animals", up seven to #41.
Video - Empire of the Sun
Video - Martin Garrix
And finally, the
controversial "Willst du" of hip-hop singer Alligatoah makes it this
week inside the top 50 by moving 13 positions to #43. It's the first
single of Alligatoah in the countdown.
And the other new entries this week:
59. Carlprit - Here We Go (Allez allez)
71. Darius & Finlay feat. Jai Matt & Nicco - Get Away
86. Daniel Schuhmacher - Rolling Stone
90. Bodybangers feat. Tony T - Break My Stride
The Album Chart
Following their #3 album "Sturm aufs Paradies" from 2011 German medieval metal band Saltatio Mortis score a career-best this week as "Das schwarze IXI" debuts straight at #1. Santiano are once again at #2, while Austrian rapper Nazar charts at #3 with "Fakker Lifestyle" - his most successful LP so far. Also new at #6 is the latest album of Travis called "Where You Stand".