Lin-Manuel Miranda Takes Another Milestone on Top 100 Songwriters List – Billboard
Lin-Manuel Miranda scores 12th week at No. 1 on Billboard‘s Hot 100 Songwriters Chart (dated April 9), continuing its command thanks to the success of several hits from the Encanto soundtrack.
Miranda lands five songwriting credits on the latest Billboard Hot 100, all via Encanto. Notably, Miranda is credited as the only songwriter on all five tracks, helping to boost her Hot 100 Songwriters point total.
Leading its run is the former five-week Hot 100 No. 1 “We’re Not Talking About Bruno,” at No. 8. Here’s a full recap:
Rating, Artist Billing, Title
- #8, Carolina Gaitán, Mauro Castillo, Adassa, Rhenzy Feliz, Diane Guerrero, Stephanie Beatriz & Encanto Cast, “We’re Not Talking About Bruno” (peaked at No. 1 for five weeks)
- No. 39, Jessica Darrow, “Surface Pressure” (Pic #8)
- No. 60, Stephanie Beatriz, Olga Merediz & Encanto Cast, “The Family Madrigal” (Pic #20)
- No. 65, Sebastian Yatra, “Dos Oruguitas” (pic No. 36)
- No. 76, Diane Guerrero & Stephanie Beatriz, “What Else Can I Do? (Pic #27)
With her 12th week at No. 1, Miranda ties Finneas for the third longest week atop the Hot 100 Songwriters chart, since its launch in 2019. Olivia Rodrigo led the longest – 22 weeks – followed by the late hitmaker Johnny Marks holiday (14).
“We Don’t Talk About Bruno” is the longest Hot 100 No. 1 of a Disney film, and as of the last chart dated April 9, it now holds the distinction as the top Disney Hot 100 hit in the world. chart history. , by BillboardThe best methodology ever.
Elsewhere, Glass Animals frontman Dave Bayley is spending his 50th week in the top 10 Hot 100 songwriters, ranking at No. 2, thanks to “Heat Waves,” which he solely wrote, while the track is topped the Hot 100 for a fifth week.
Additionally, 15-year-old Latin singer Yahritza Martinez debuted at No. 7 on the Hot 100 Songwriters, while Yahritza y Su Esencia’s “Soy El Unico” soared to No. 20 on the Hot 100 and No. 1 on Hot Latin Songs. The song, whose profile jumped on TikTok, arrives as the highest regional Mexican entry ever on the Hot 100.
On Hot 100 Producers, Greg Kurstin returns to No. 1 for a 14th week overall, thanks to four production credits on the Hot 100. Here’s a look at it:
Rating, Artist Billing, Title
- No. 12, Adele, “Easy on Me”
- No. 44, Tate McRae, “She’s Everything I Want To Be”
- No. 52, Maren Morris, “Circles Around This Town”
- No. 80, Tate McRae, “Chaotic”
Kurstin breaks a tie with Joey Moi for the third-most spent week at No. 1 on the Hot 100 Producers, after Dan Nigro (27) and Louis Bell (17).
The weekly Hot 100 songwriter and Hot 100 producer rankings are based on the total points accumulated by a songwriter and producer, respectively, for each assigned song that appears on the Hot 100; Additionally, the genre-based songwriter and producer charts follow the same methodology based on the corresponding genre charts named “Hot”. Like with BillboardIn annual summaries of , multiple writers or producers split the points for each song equally (and splitting the points will lead to occasional ties on the charts).
Complete Hot 100 songwriter and Hot 100 producer charts, in addition to the full genre chart, are available on Billboard.com.