UK & US Songwriting Charts (1-16 Dec 2017)

13 December, 2017 in News

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Assisted by Royalty Exchange, we recognise the week’s best songwriters based on the UK Singles Chart and Billboard Hot 100

US Songwriting Chart (16 December 2017)


RANK SONGWRITER SONG – ARTIST
1 ED SHEERAN Perfect – Ed Sheeran
Shape Of You – Ed Sheeran
Strip That Down – Liam Payne (ft. Quavo)
End Game – Taylor Swift (ft. Ed Sheeran & Future)
2 SHAYAA ABRAHAM-JOSEPH Bank Account – 21 Savage
Rockstar – Post Malone (ft. 21 Savage)
3 AUSTIN POST Go Flex – Post Malone
Candy Paint – Post Malone
I Fall Apart – Post Malone
Rockstar – Post Malone (ft. 21 Savage)
Congratulations – Post Malone (ft. Quavo)
4 MICHAEL WILLIAMS II Unforgettable – French Montana (ft. Swae Lee)
Humble – Kendrick Lamar
Rake It Up – Yo Gotti (ft. Nicki Minaj)
5 NATHAN FEUERSTEIN Let You Down – NF
6 LOUIS BELL Rockstar – Post Malone (ft. 21 Savage)
Congratulations – Post Malone (ft. Quavo)
Candy Paint – Post Malone
Wolves – Selena Gomez X Marshmello
7 CHARLIE PUTH & JACOB KASHER Attention – Charlie Puth
How Long – Charlie Puth
7 BRANDON LANCASTER Greatest Love Story – LANco
8 NICK SIMMONS Rubbin Off The Paint – YBN Nahmir
9 KHALID ROBINSON 1-800-273-8255 – Logic (ft. Alessia Cara & Khalid)
Silence – Marshmello (ft. Khalid)
10 BELCALIS ALMANZAR Bodak Yellow (Money Moves) – Cardi B
No Limit – G-Eazy (ft. A$AP Rocky & Cardi B)
MotorSport – Migos, Nicki Minaj & Cardi B

Every track charting on the Billboard Hot 100 for the week is given a point value, which is then split equally among the songwriters listed for each, and then ranked in order of those totals.

UK Songwriting Chart (1 December 2017)


RANK SONGWRITER SONG – ARTIST
1 ED SHEERAN A Different Way – DJ Snake (ft. Lauv)
Galway Girl – Ed Sheeran
Perfect – Ed Sheeran
Shape Of You – Ed Sheeran
Boa Me – Fuse ODG (ft. Ed Sheeran & Mugeez)
Your Song – Rita Ora
2 NOEL GALLAGHER Holy Mountain – Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds
It’s A Beautiful World – Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds
She Taught Me How To Fly – Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds
3 MICHAEL DAPAAH Man’s Not Hot – Big Shaq
4 MARC KINCHEN 17 – MK
5 KHALID ROBINSON Young Dumb & Broke – Khalid
1-800-273-8255 – Logic (ft. Alessia Cara & Khalid)
Silence – Marshmello (ft. Khalid)
6 NATHAN FEUERSTEIN Let You Down – NF
7 SHAYAA ABRAHAM-JOSEPH Bank Account – 21 Savage
Rockstar – Post Malone (ft. 21 Savage)
8 DAVE No Words – Dave (ft. Mostack)
9 PHARRELL WILLIAMS Havana – Camila Cabello (ft. Young Thug)
Feels – Calvin Harris (ft. Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry and Big Sean
Lemon – N.E.R.D & Rihanna
10 GEORGE MICHAEL Last Christmas – Wham

Every track charting on the UK’s Official Singles Chart for the week is given a point value, which is then split equally among the songwriters listed for each, and then ranked in order of those totals.


Royalty Exchange logo The Hot Hitmakers chart is repurposed with kind permission of Royalty Exchange, the online music royalties marketplace.

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