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Published: 9/8/2014

Charli XCX’s “Fancy” Named Billboard’s 2014 Song of the Summer

Congratulations to SESAC artist/songwriter Charli XCX as “Fancy,” a song she wrote and recorded by Iggy Azalea (featuring Charli XCX) was named Billboard Magazine’s Song of the Summer for 2014.  Written by Charli XCX, “Fancy”  topped Billboard’s Songs of the Summer chart from Memorial Day through Labor Day.  The song also topped Billboard’s Hot 100 chart for seven weeks and remained in the magazine’s Hot 100’s top five for another six weeks.

Billboard's annual Songs of the Summer running tally tracks the most popular songs based on cumulative performances on the weekly Hot 100 chart for the 14 weeks of summer.