Aug 19, 2:53 PM EDT

This week's top selling songs and albums on Apple's iTunes


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iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending August 18, 2016:

Top Songs

1. Closer (feat. Halsey), The Chainsmokers

2. Heathens, twenty one pilots

3. Cold Water (feat. Justin Bieber), Major Lazer

4. Treat You Better, Shawn Mendes

5. CAN'T STOP THE FEELING!, Justin Timberlake

6. Into You, Ariana Grande

7. Sucker for Pain (with Logic,Ty Dolla $ign and X Ambassadors), Lil Wayne,Wiz Khalifa & Imagine Dragons

8. Gold, Kiiara

9. Me Too, Meghan Trainor

10. Cheap Thrills (feat. Sean Paul), Sia

Top Albums

1. Suicide Squad: The Album, Various Artists

2. PARTYNEXTDOOR 3 (P3), PARTYNEXTDOOR

3. Stranger Things, Vol. 1, Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein

4. Kinda Don't Care (Deluxe Version), Justin Moore

5. Brave Enough, Lindsey Stirling

6. Views, Drake

7. Lemonade, Beyoncé

8. Blurryface, twenty one pilots

9. SremmLife 2 (Deluxe), Rae Sremmurd

10. Hamilton, Various Artists

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