Maroon 5 score 9th No. 1 Pop Songs single with 'Don't Wanna Know'
|Maroon 5 photographed in 2014.|
It was reported on Tuesday (Jan. 17) that Maroon 5 have finally topped the U.S. Billboard Pop Songs chart, moving up from the No. 2 spot this week to No. 1 with their tropical Kendrick Lamar-assisted hit single, "Don't Wanna Know". The song scores the pop rock band their ninth No. 1. single on the the chart, further extending Maroon 5's national record for being the musical group with the most No. 1 singles on the tally. "Don't Wanna Know" topping the Pop Songs chart also scores Kendrick his second-ever chart-topper following his 2015 feat with Taylor Swift on the single "Bad Blood".
Maroon 5 are close to becoming the No. 1 musical act in the U.S. to have the most chart-topping Pop Songs singles. Pop sensations Rihanna and Katy Perry are currently tied for having the most chart-toppers on the tally with 11.
Billboard also reports that Maroon 5 lead singer Adam Levine, who is returning as a coach on NBC's The Voice in February for season 12, has scored two chart-toppers as a solo artist with the musical acts R. City ("Locked Away") and Gym Class Heroes ("Stereo Hearts").
Watch Maroon 5 and Kendrick Lamar perform on the AMAs below: