Normani’s ‘1:59’ Blasts to Top 5 on Billboard’s R&B Digital Song Sales Chart

Normani’s comeback single “1:59,” featuring Gunna, is off to a promising start on Billboard.

The late-night groove rockets to No. 2 this week on the R&B Digital Song Sales chart, led by Tommy Richman’s “Million Dollar Baby.” 

“1:59” is Normani’s fourth top 10 hit out of six entries on the R&B Digital Song Sales chart.

Here’s a listing of Normani’s top 10s:

  • Wild Side” featuring Cardi B, No. 1 for one week (2021)
  • Fair,” No. 1 for one week (2022)
  • “1:59” featuring Gunna, No. 2 peak so far (2024)
  • Waves” featuring 6LACK, No. 4 peak (2018)

Elsewhere on Billboard, “1:59” lands at No. 7 on the R&B/Hip-Hop Digital Song Sales, her third top 10 on this chart.

Additionally, the Gunna-assisted track debuts at No. 16 on the Hot R&B Songs, which ranks songs based on streaming activity, radio airplay audience impressions and sales data. 

“1:59,” produced by Tommy Brown, is the first single from Normani’s highly awaited debut album, Dopamine. The forthcoming project will release June 14 via RCA Records. 

Speaking on the album, Normani told The Cut, “I felt like I needed to experience things to actually be able to talk about them on a record, whether it’s my parents, or heartbreak, or even just being in tune with myself as a 27-year-old woman. There’s so much life I’ve lived in the span of creating this body of work.”

Stream Normani’s “1:59” featuring Gunna below.