Rihanna, Chris Brown’s Birthday Cake Continues Chart Climb

Rihanna and Chris Brown’s “Birthday Cake Remix” continues its climb on the Billboard R&B/Hip Hop Songs chart this week.

Following a leap from 17-7 last week, “Birthday Cake” lifted 7-4 on the chart Thursday.

Overall, the “Birthday Cake Remix” has been on the R&B/Hip Hop Songs tally for five weeks. The original song is featured on Rihanna’s album “Talk That Talk.”

In related news, the song has earned the distinction of being the top Airplay Gainer for the second week in a row. It bests Usher’s rising single “Climax,” which moves 10-8 this week.