Blinding Lights Success
As of today, the Weeknd’s song Blinding Lights has been on the Hot 100 for sixty weeks - an incredible accomplishment. It has received nothing but kind words from critics, and as of February 3rd of 2021, it is in the top five on the Hot 100. The song has broken a few records, including the record for the most weeks spent in the top five on the Hot 100.
As of January fifth, the song had spent 43 weeks in the chart’s top 10, and even though it was released over a year ago, it still stands strong in the number three spot. It's been named one of the best songs of 2020 by Billboard and the best song of 2020 by Consequence of Sound. Despite the song's success, the singer didn’t receive any nominations for the Grammy Award, causing him to call the show corrupt. What songs do you think deserved nominations?