Eminem’s “River,” featuring Ed Sheeran is the highest charting song off his newly released album Revival. The song debuted at #11. It launches at #2 on Digital Song Sales with 64,000 downloads sold and #15 on Streaming Songs with 17.9 million U.S. streams in the tracking week ending Dec. 21. It also boasts 8 million in radio audience and enters the Pop Songs airplay chart at #32.
“Walk On Water,” featuring Beyonce debuted at #14 when it was released with 64,000 download and the Streaming Songs chart at #15 with 18.3 million streams, but this week it holds #88 place.
The set’s “Believe” additionally debuts at #92 on the Hot 100, upping Eminem’s career count to 60 entries dating to his first (the #36-peaking “My Name Is”) in 1999. He’s the 19th act to have made at least 60 Hot 100 appearances, dating to the chart’s 1958 inception.