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Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles (11/24/2012)
Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles (11/24/2012)
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Bubbling Under - Top 25 Singles (January 10, 2015)
Bubbling Under - Top 25 Singles (January 10, 2015)
DATE: 2015/01/02::
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Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles (12/01/2012)
Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles (12/01/2012)
DATE: 2012/11/23::
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Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles (12/08/2012)
Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles (12/08/2012)
DATE: 2012/12/02::
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Bubbling Under - Top 25 Singles (July 12, 2014)
Bubbling Under - Top 25 Singles (July 12, 2014)
DATE: 2014/07/06::
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Billboard Hot 100 - Bottom 50 Singles (12/1/2012)
Billboard Hot 100 - Bottom 50 Singles (12/1/2012)
DATE: 2012/11/25::
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Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100(top 25) April 16, 2011
Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100(top 25) April 16, 2011
DATE: 2011/04/09::
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Billboard Hot 100 - Bottom 50 Singles (12/8/2012)
Billboard Hot 100 - Bottom 50 Singles (12/8/2012)
DATE: 2012/12/01::
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Top 100 World Singles Chart New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under - week 44, November 2013
Top 100 World Singles Chart New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under - week 44, November 2013
DATE: 2013/11/09::
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Top 100 World Singles Chart **New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under** - week 43, October 2013
Top 100 World Singles Chart **New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under** - week 43, October 2013
DATE: 2013/11/02::
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Top 100 World Singles Chart **New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under** - week 42, October 2013
Top 100 World Singles Chart **New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under** - week 42, October 2013
DATE: 2013/10/25::
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Bubbling Under - Top 25 Singles (January 3, 2015)
Bubbling Under - Top 25 Singles (January 3, 2015)
DATE: 2014/12/27::
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Real McCoy - German & US Singles Chart Histories
Real McCoy - German & US Singles Chart Histories
DATE: 2015/05/01::
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Top 100 World Singles Chart **New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under** - September 2013
Top 100 World Singles Chart **New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under** - September 2013
DATE: 2013/10/09::
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Top 100 World Singles Chart **New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under** - October 2013
Top 100 World Singles Chart **New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under** - October 2013
DATE: 2013/10/21::
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Top 100 World Singles Chart **New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under** - October 2013
Top 100 World Singles Chart **New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under** - October 2013
DATE: 2013/10/15::
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Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100(Top 25) July 2, 2011
Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100(Top 25) July 2, 2011
DATE: 2011/06/25::
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New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under - week 47, November 2013
New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under - week 47, November 2013
DATE: 2013/11/30::
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New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under - week 1, January 2014
New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under - week 1, January 2014
DATE: 2014/01/21::
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New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under - week 3, January 2014
New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under - week 3, January 2014
DATE: 2014/02/05::
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Celine, Janet, Madonna, Mariah, Whitney - Bubbling Under & Airplay Hits
Celine, Janet, Madonna, Mariah, Whitney - Bubbling Under & Airplay Hits
DATE: 2014/09/03::
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New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under - week 46, November 2013
New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under - week 46, November 2013
DATE: 2013/11/23::
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Billboard Hot 100 - Bottom 50 (1/22/2011)
Billboard Hot 100 - Bottom 50 (1/22/2011)
DATE: 2011/01/16::
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All-4-One - These Arms
All-4-One - These Arms
DATE: 2013/07/11::
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New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under - week 36, September 2014
New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under - week 36, September 2014
DATE: 2014/09/13::
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**New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under** - week 45, November 2013
**New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under** - week 45, November 2013
DATE: 2013/11/20::
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New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under - week 35, August-September 2014
New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under - week 35, August-September 2014
DATE: 2014/09/08::
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New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under - week 2, January 2014
New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under - week 2, January 2014
DATE: 2014/01/25::
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New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under - week 37, September 2014
New Entries / New Songs Bubbling Under - week 37, September 2014
DATE: 2014/09/23::
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New Entries / Songs Bubbling Under - week 44, November 2014 [27/10 - 2/11]
New Entries / Songs Bubbling Under - week 44, November 2014 [27/10 - 2/11]
DATE: 2014/11/26::
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Billboard Hot 100 - Bubbling Under (7/20/2013)
Billboard Hot 100 - Bubbling Under (7/20/2013)
DATE: 2013/07/14::
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CRUISIN ( Gwyneth Paltrow duet with Huey Lewis )
CRUISIN ( Gwyneth Paltrow duet with Huey Lewis )
DATE: 2012/09/24::
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Foo Fighters - Let It Die - Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace [2/12]
Foo Fighters - Let It Die - Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace [2/12]
DATE: 2010/05/21::
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Billboard Hot 100 - Top 100 Singles (February 21, 2015)
Billboard Hot 100 - Top 100 Singles (February 21, 2015)
DATE: 2015/02/12::
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Daddy Yankee Lo Que Paso paso (HD)
Daddy Yankee Lo Que Paso paso (HD)
DATE: 2010/01/16::
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Turn Around, Look at Me - the Vogues ( Final Destination 3 )
Turn Around, Look at Me - the Vogues ( Final Destination 3 )
DATE: 2007/08/23::
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Mase Feat Blackstreet -Get Ready
Mase Feat Blackstreet -Get Ready
DATE: 2014/01/09::
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Mandy More And Britney Spears 2001 Frist Single In My Pocket vs I
Mandy More And Britney Spears 2001 Frist Single In My Pocket vs I'm A Slave 4 U
DATE: 2009/07/03::
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Miilkbone - Da
Miilkbone - Da' Miilkrate (Full Album 1995)
DATE: 2014/05/25::
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Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100(Top 25) March 26, 2011
Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100(Top 25) March 26, 2011
DATE: 2011/03/19::
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Britney, Christina, Jessica, Mandy, Avril  - Bubbling Under Hits
Britney, Christina, Jessica, Mandy, Avril - Bubbling Under Hits
DATE: 2015/03/01::
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Lindsay Lohan - Rumors  l MTV Iced Out New Year
Lindsay Lohan - Rumors l MTV Iced Out New Year's Eve 2005
DATE: 2011/02/20::
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Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100(Top 25) December 3, 2011
Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100(Top 25) December 3, 2011
DATE: 2011/11/25::
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Thelma Houston - You Used To Hold Me So Tight Original 12
Thelma Houston - You Used To Hold Me So Tight Original 12''
DATE: 2007/09/08::
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Manfred Mann - Just Like a Woman (1966)
Manfred Mann - Just Like a Woman (1966)
DATE: 2014/02/07::
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Jim Reeves - Welcome to My World
Jim Reeves - Welcome to My World
DATE: 2012/07/05::
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Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100(top 25) March 31, 2012
Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100(top 25) March 31, 2012
DATE: 2012/03/23::
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Arthur Prysock - Mamam (from Vinyl 45) (1968)
Arthur Prysock - Mamam (from Vinyl 45) (1968)
DATE: 2015/02/04::
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Top 30 New Songs Of May 2015 || Best songs of Billboard Hits Singles Chart Playlist Full Album
Top 30 New Songs Of May 2015 || Best songs of Billboard Hits Singles Chart Playlist Full Album
DATE: 2015/05/24::
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McKendree Spring - Too Young To Feel This Old (1976)
McKendree Spring - Too Young To Feel This Old (1976)
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The Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles (previously known as Bubbling Under the Hot 100) is a chart published weekly by Billboard magazine in the United States. The chart lists the top singles that have not previously charted on the main Billboard Hot 100. Chart rankings are based on radio airplay and sales. In its initial years, the chart listed 15 positions, but expanded to as many as 36 during the 1960s, particularly during years when over 1,000 singles made the Billboard Hot 100 chart. From 1974 to 1985, the chart consisted of 10 positions; since 1992, the Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles chart has listed 25 positions.

Chart history[edit]

The Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles chart was first introduced in the June 1, 1959 issue of Billboard, under the name "Bubbling Under the Hot 100".[1] Containing a listing of 15 singles, the chart was described as "the new listing that predicts which new records will become chart climbers." Its first number-one single was "A Prayer and a Juke Box" by Little Anthony and the Imperials.[1] It would continue to be published in issues of Billboard until August 24, 1985, after which it was discontinued.[2] Prior to its discontinuation, the chart had not been issued in four issues; three from 1974 and one in 1978.[3] However, it returned as a feature in the December 5, 1992 issue of Billboard and continues to the present day.[3]

Compilation methods and listing[edit]

From June 1959 through August 1985, Billboard compiled the chart based on playlists reported by radio station and retail sales outlets surveys. In 1992, Billboard employed updated data capture technology in compiling the chart, using point-of-sale retail information provided by Nielsen SoundScan, input from radio station airplay monitoring provided by Broadcast Data Systems and playlists from small-market systems.

The chart's first issue mentions that a rank position indicates "relative potential to earn an early listing on the Hot 100"[1] and records were ranked starting with #1. From August 28, 1961 to August 24, 1985, the chart positions were numbered starting with number 101.[4] Songs that have already appeared on the Billboard Hot 100 are generally not included on the Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles chart.

Changes and alterations[edit]

Over the years, the chart would undergo several changes and alterations. In the 1960s, the chart included as many as 35 slots; on two rare occasions in 1963 and 1968, the chart contained 36 slots.[5][6] By the 1980s, the chart contained only 10 slots.[2]

On the first issue of its 1992 revival, the chart was renamed to "Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles" from its previous name, "Bubbling Under the Hot 100". The same issue increased the total number of slots on the chart to 25 and the chart numbering began with #1.

Publications[edit]

Several reference books on the history of the Billboard "Bubbling Under" charts have been published by chart statistician Joel Whitburn's company Record Research. The latest book to be published by the company was 2005's Bubbling Under the Billboard Hot 100: 1959-2004 (ISBN 978-0-89820-162-8). Whitburn's book Top Pop Singles, 12th Edition (ISBN 978-0-89820-180-2), covers all Billboard Hot 100 and Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles chart entries from 1955 to 2008.

Chart milestones[edit]

  • Songs which spent the most weeks on the Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles chart without entering the Hot 100:
Pearl Jam – "Alive" (61 weeks, 1998–99)[7]
Pearl Jam – "Even Flow" (52 weeks, 1997–98)[7]
Benny Benassi featuring Gary Go – "Cinema" (48 weeks, 2011–12)[8]
Luther Vandross – "Think About You" (43 weeks, 2003–04)[7]
Rise Against – "Savior" (37 weeks, 2010)[9]
Of Monsters and Men – "Mountain Sound" (36 weeks, 2012–13)[10]
  • Released in 1982, "Nasty Girl" by Vanity 6 spent a record seven weeks at number 101, but never cracked the Billboard Hot 100.[3]
  • American soul singer Ray Charles holds the record for having the most "bubblers" ever under a consistent artist credit, charting 14 of them from 1963 to 1993.[3] Don Everly also appears as an artist on 14 bubblers, 13 as one-half of The Everly Brothers, and one as a solo artist. Similarly, Joel Whitburn also gives credit for 14 bubblers to George Clinton's Parliament/Funkadelic aggregation, which issued records under a variety of band names or solo identities. On the bubbling under charts, the loose-knit group appeared three times as Parliament, once as The Parliaments, three times as Funkadelic, once as The Brides of Funkenstein, twice as Bootsy's Rubber Band, once under the name of William "Bootsy" Collins, and three times under George Clinton's name.[11] It could be argued that at least some of these groups are actually separate (though related) artists, however Whitburn lists them as one act under multiple aliases.
  • The Robbs hold the record for the act with the most appearances on the Bubbling Under chart without having any of their records cross over into the Hot 100. Between 1966 and 1971, six of the group's singles appeared on the bubbling under charts. Their best showing was 1966's "Race with the Wind", which peaked at #103.[3]
  • During the 1960s, there were as many as thirty-five slots in the Bubbling Under chart (with two exceptions; see below). Forty-three different songs grabbed the very bottom rung by peaking at #135, including tunes from Donovan ("Summer Day Reflection Song"), Doris Day ("Send Me No Flowers"), The Applejacks ("Tell Me When", a Top 10 UK hit) and two from Sammy Davis, Jr. ("Bee-Bom" and "If I Ruled The World"). Shirley Ellis also hit #135 with "Ever See A Diver Kiss His Wife While The Bubbles Bounce About Above The Water?", the longest-titled song ever to "bubble under". ("Coal Man", by Sir Mack Rice, is the only song to spend two weeks at #135, and peak there, in 1969.)
  • The chart contained 36 positions on two occasions. The two records that appeared at #136 were "The Bounce" by the Olympics (April 6, 1963; the song eventually hit #40)[5] and "Turn Around, Look at Me" by the Vogues (May 25, 1968; a huge hit that peaked at #7).[12]
  • One of the most mysterious records ever to appear in any Billboard chart was "Ready 'n' Steady", listed as recorded by an artist named "D.A.", which spent three weeks on the Bubbling Under chart in June 1979. In a 1995 interview, chart statistician Joel Whitburn stated that "Ready 'n' Steady" was "the only record we've never been able to find in the history of the pop charts."[13] It was released on the Rascal label, which Whitburn postulated was run "out of a guy's home in Detroit". In the 4th edition of Whitburn's book Bubbling Under the Hot 100, published in 2005, the entry for "D.A." was amended with a note stating "the existence of this record and artist is in question." The most recent edition of Whitburn's book Billboard's Top Pop Singles 1955-2010, published in 2011, includes both Top 100 and Bubbling Under singles—but D.A. is not listed.[14]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Bubbling Under the Hot 100". Billboard: 43. June 1, 1959. Retrieved April 1, 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Bubbling Under the Hot 100". Billboard 97 (34): 66. August 24, 1985. Retrieved April 1, 2012. 
  3. ^ a b c d e Whitburn, Joel (2005). Bubbling Under the Billboard Hot 100: 1959–2004. Record Research. ISBN 978-0-89820-162-8. 
  4. ^ "Bubbling Under the Hot 100". Billboard 73 (34): 31. August 28, 1961. Retrieved December 26, 2013. 
  5. ^ a b "Bubbling Under the Hot 100". Billboard 75 (14): 28. April 6, 1963. Retrieved April 1, 2012. 
  6. ^ "Bubbling Under the Hot 100". Billboard 80 (21): 52. May 25, 1958. Retrieved April 1, 2012. 
  7. ^ a b c Trust, Gary (July 2, 2010). "Ask Billboard: Madonna Vs. Lady Gaga". Billboard. Retrieved December 26, 2013. 
  8. ^ "Benny Benassi – Chart History: Bubbling Under Hot 100". Billboard. Retrieved September 1, 2013. 
  9. ^ "Rise Against – Chart History: Bubbling Under Hot 100". Billboard. Retrieved September 1, 2013. 
  10. ^ "Of Monsters and Men – Chart History: Bubbling Under Hot 100". Billboard. Retrieved December 27, 2013. 
  11. ^ Joel Whitburn's Bubbling Under Singles & Albums, Record Research, Inc.,Menomonee Falls, WI
  12. ^ "Bubbling Under the Hot 100". Billboard 80 (21): 52. May 25, 1968. Retrieved April 1, 2012. 
  13. ^ Horowitz, Rick (June 30, 1995). "Listmania: Joel Whitburn is on top of the charts". Deseret News. Retrieved January 27, 2015. 
  14. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2011). Billboard's Top Pop Singles 1955–2010 (13th ed.). Record Research. ISBN 978-0-89820-190-1. 
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