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What we play: This week’s top downloads

What we play: This week’s top downloads

LADIES' NIGHT: Katy Perry, Beyoncé, Lorde, and Taylor Swift were all among the week's most popular downloads.

The top-10 most downloaded songs and albums this week on iTunes and Google Play.

Top iTunes’ Songs

1. “Dark Horse (feat. Juicy J),” Katy Perry
2. “Timber (feat. Ke$ha),” Pitbull
3. “Say Something,” Christina Aguilera, A Great Big World
4. “The Man,” Aloe Blacc
5. “Counting Stars,” OneRepublic
6. “Talk Dirty (feat. 2 Chainz),” Jason Derulo
7. “Team,” Lorde
8. “The Monster (feat. Rihanna),” Eminem
9. “Pompeii,” Bastille
10. “Let Her Go,” Passenger

Top iTunes’ Albums

1. “Frozen,” Various Artists
2. “BEYONCE,” Beyonce
3. “High Hopes,” Bruce Springsteen
4. “Pure Heroine,” Lorde
5. “That Girl,” Jennifer Nettles
6. “Fading West,” Switchfoot
7. “Kidz Bop 25,” Kidz Bop Kids
8. “Night Visions,” Imagine Dragons
9. “The Marshall Mathers LP2,” Eminem
10. “My Own Lane,” Kid Ink

Top Google Play Songs

1. “The Man,” Aloe Blacc
2. “Dark Horse (feat. Juicy J),” Katy Perry
3. “Say Something,” Christina Aguilera, A Great Big World
4. “Counting Stars,” OneRepublic
5. “Let Her Go,” Passenger
6. “Happy,” Pharrell Williams
7. “Royals,” Lorde
8. “Timber (feat. Ke$ha),” Pitbull
9. “The Monster (feat. Rihanna),” Eminem
10. “Let It Go,” Idina Menzel

Top Google Play Albums

1. “Red,” Taylor Swift
2. “Good Kid, m.A.A.d. City,” Kendrick Lamar
3. “Nothing Was the Same,” Drake
4. “The Heist,” Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
5. “Pure Heroine,” Lorde
6. “Frozen,” Various Artists
7. “Unapologetic,” Rihanna
8. “Night Visions,” Imagine Dragons
9. “Mind Over Matter,” Young the Giant
10. “+,” Ed Sheeran

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