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Miley Cyrus Gets Her First No. 1

And not with the song you'd expect. "Wrecking Ball" is Miley's first "Hot 100" hit, because nudity equals YouTube views, and YouTube views equal top chart placement in the new-ish Billboard formula. (It jumped from No. 22 to No. 1 after the video was released.) That song is secretly good, though, so maybe let it slide. Meanwhile, Lorde is still No. 3. You go, Lorde.