Argentinian Maria Becerra collects her first No. 1 on a Billboard airplay chart as “Te Espero,” with Prince Royce, rises 2-1 to manual the Tropical Airplay chart dated May well per chance well well 28. Royce continues with the third-most leaders, with a total of 22.
“Te Espero” got its reliable beginning on March 3 via Smiling Prince/WK/Sony Music Latin. It arrives at the summit in its 12th week, after five weeks in the runner-up slot, attributable to a 12% enhance in viewers impressions, to 7.7 million, earned in the US, to alter into the most-played tune at monitored tropical radio stations in the week ending May well per chance well well 22, based totally on Luminate.
“Te Espero” earns Becerra her first champ on an airplay chart. The Argentinian’s outdated excessive came with “Los Tragos,” with Reik, peaked at No. 7 on Latin Pop Airplay on the Feb. 19-dated ranking.
On Tropical Airplay, Becerra turns into the principle woman to trusty a No. 1 in a year, since La India clocked her 11th make a selection with “Víctimas Las Dos,” with Victor Manuelle in May well per chance well well 2021.
Significantly, both “Te Espero” and “Víctimas” were collaborations with a particular person. The final time a lady, unaccompanied by a male artist, reached No. 1 on Tropical Airplay turn into Alejandra with “El Rey Estafador” (Nov. 2016), additionally a bachata.
Extra, Becerra is correct the eleventh feminine solo act to trusty a No. 1 on Tropical Airplay in the final decade. Let’s capture a glimpse at the leading ladies folks:
La India, 2010, 2015, 2016, 2021
Shakira, 2010, 2017
Gloria Estefan, 2012
Natti Natasha, 2012, 2019
Leslie Grace, 2013, 2015
Sharlene, 2015, 2016
Aymée Nuviola, 2016
Fanny Lu, 2015
Jennifer Lopez, 2016, 2017
Maria Becerra, 2022
Royce, in the intervening time, captures his 22nd No. 1 on Tropical Airplay, among a series of 33 profession entries. He ranks third overall, correct in the lend a hand of Marc Anthony’s 35 wins and Victor Manuelle’s 29. Right here’s the scoreboard mainly dominated by male acts:
35, Marc Anthony
29, Victor Manuelle
22, Prince Royce
16, Romeo Santos
14, Elvis Crespo
14, Gilberto Santa Rosa
13, Jerry River
11, Juan Luis Guerra
“Te Espero’s” 12% form in viewers impressions additionally contributes to rise on the all-Latin kind Latin Airplay chart. With a 7-3, it turns into Becerra’s perfect ranked title there.
In other locations, the tune re-enters at No. 41 on Sizzling Latin Songs after its No. 26 height the week prior (dated May well per chance well well 14).
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