Justin Bieber’s ‘Sorry’ dethrones Adele’s ‘Hello’ on Billboard Hot 100

Justin Bieber performs on NBC's "Today" on November 18, 2015 in New York. Noam Galai/Getty Images

Sorry, Adele, it’s Sorry.

Justin Bieber‘s single Sorry has taken the top spot on Billboard magazine’s Hot 100 (dated through Jan. 23), dethroning British songstress Adele’s smash-hit Hello, which sat at No. 1 for 10 weeks.

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Sorry spent seven consecutive weeks at No. 2, and has finally broken the ceiling; it is Bieber’s second Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 in a row, following his other single What Do You Mean, which debuted at No. 1 on Sept. 19, 2015.

A third single from Bieber, Love Yourself, currently sits at at No. 3, where it’s been holding strong. What Do You Mean maintains its presence on the chart, dropping from 5 to 8 on the Hot 100.

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Adele’s second 25 single, When We Were Young, isn’t faring anywhere near Hello‘s performance, rising only from 47 to 41 on the Hot 100.

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Drake’s Hotline Bling has held strong at No. 4 for the past two weeks, after resting at No. 3 and No. 2.

Bieber brings the word “sorry” to the top of the Hot 100 for the fourth time in history. The prior three No. 1 songs with “sorry” in the title are Brenda Lee’s I’m Sorry in 1960; John Denver’s I’m Sorry in 1975; and Chicago’s Hard to Say I’m Sorry in 1982.

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