Song of the Day #5,022: ‘Woman’ – Doja Cat

Returning to my look at ‘What the Kids are Listening To’ on this week’s Billboard Hot 100, I pick up with a pair of songs from Ed Sheeran. Sheeran’s ‘Bad Habits‘ and ‘Shivers‘ sit at #10 and #11, respectively, after peaking at #2 and #4.

That brings us to #12, and Doja Cat’s ‘Woman.’ This is the fourth single from Doja Cat’s 2021 album Planet Her, and the third to reach the top ten (it peaked at #9).

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Song of the Day #4,889: ‘Need to Know’ – Doja Cat

Returning to my latest installment of ‘What the Kids Are Listening To,’ I’ve arrived at song #8 on last week’s Billboard Hot 100: Doja Cat’s ‘Need to Know.’

This is the fourth song by the Los Angeles rapper to reach the top ten, and it comes on the heels of ‘Kiss Me More,’ the infectious first single from Doja’s latest album, Planet Her.

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Song of the Day #4,707: ‘Kiss Me More’ – Doja Cat feat. SZA

Doja Cat’s ‘Kiss Me More,’ featuring SZA, is working its way up the Billboard Hot 100, landing at #6 in its third week on the chart.

This is a supremely catchy bubblegum disco R&B track, an ode to kissing with a chorus that borrows just enough from Olivia Newton-John’s ‘Physical’ to earn that song’s writers a co-writing credit here.

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