Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Carly Rae Jepsen has longest-running US No. 1 of 2012

Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Call Me Maybe” continues to dominate the US pop charts.

This week, the smash hit marked it’s 9th week at #1 on the Billboard 100, giving the Canadian singer the longest-running US chart-topper of 2012.

“Call Me Maybe ”'s 9th week set the new record after being tied with Gotye's "Somebody That I Used to Know," which held down top spot for 8 weeks earlier this year.

“9 weeks at #1 on Billboard. Insane. Feeling high as a kite. Thank you!,” posted Jepsen. “My new album "KISS" will be released on September 18th!!!!”

Earlier this week, Jepsen announced the upcoming release of her debut album, “Kiss.”

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See also:

Carly Rae Jepsen to release debut album next month
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