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Singer Beyoncé makes her 60th appearance on the Billboard Hot 100 as her latest single “Before I Let Go (Homecoming Live)” debuts at No. 75. The single, a bonus track taken from her new album “Homecoming: The Live Album”, bows after its first full week of tracking. The cover of the Frankie Beverly & Maze classic, which reached No. 13 on the Hot Soul Singles Chart (now Hot R&B/Hip Hop Songs), enters with 6.9 million streams during the week ending April 25, according to Nielsen Music. It also begins at No. 28 on Digital Song Sales with 6,000 downloads purchased during the same period. Although “Before I Let Go” hasn’t appeared on the Radio Songs chart, the song has gotten off to  quick start at R&B/Hip Hop radio, bursting 45-27 on R&B/Hip Hop Airplay with 7.2 million in audience during the week of April 28. In addition to its Hot 100 start, “Before I Let Go” also enters the Hot R&B/Hip Hop Songs chart at No. 45. In the meantime, “Homecoming” ascends 7-4 on the Billboard 200 and 4-2 on the Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums chart following its full tracking week. “Before I Let Go” gives the singer her 60th Hot 100 entry, a sum bested by only four women during the chart’s 60 year history. Rapper Iggy Azalea has just released the music video for her new single “Started”, a song about achieving success after starting with nothing. The visual sees one way of accomplishing that goal, with Azalea marrying a rich, elderly gentleman for his money. As the clip continues, Azalea starts to grow tired of her new beau and their relationship. That is, until another version of herself and drag superstar Trixie Mattel appear in an informercial for a poison cake mix to kill a sugar daddy. After dispatching her lover, Azalea invites a realtor friend over, Drag Race star Vanessa Vanjie Mateo, to take a look at the mansion that now belongs to her. “Started” is taken from Azalea’s forthcoming sophomore effort “In My Defense”, due out later this year via Empire.

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