Billboard announced on Monday that the Jonas Brothers reunion single “Sucker”, released less than 2 weeks ago, has debuted at No. 1 on the Hot 100 chart!
The single marks the trios first-ever No. 1 hit and is also the 34th song in the chart’s history to debut at the top spot. The last time the Jonas Brothers appeared on the Hot 100 chart was over 12 years ago with “Burnin’ Up” in 2008, which had reached No. 5 – Marking a huge milestone after a six-year hiatus.
The brothers were thrilled to hear the news and quickly went on social media to share their excitement. Nick tweeted “AHHH!!! This is unbelievable. My heart is so full of gratitude. There was a time I wasn’t sure if I was ever going to be able to make music with my brothers again, let alone have a number 1 song on the Hot 100 on @billboard,” while sharing a screenshot photo of the Hot 100 chart.
AHHH!!! This is unbelievable. My heart is so full of gratitude. There was a time I wasn’t sure if I was ever going to be able to make music with my brothers again, let alone have a number 1 song on the Hot 100 on @billboard. pic.twitter.com/YKeksYbSOg
— Nick Jonas (@nickjonas) March 11, 2019
Joe, who was obviously excited over the announcement, posted on twitter a playful video of him wearing a back to back Jar Jar mask and a Spider-Man mask, saying “O. M. G…OMG! We’re number one, this crazy, I can’t believe it, you guys are amazing. I just want to punch something. And kick something,” before yelling out a triumphant yelp towards the camera.
You guys are incredible. #1 debut on the @Billboard Hot 100?? Are you kidding me!? We are so grateful & love you guys so much. Thank you @republicrecords @ryantedder @frankdukes @philymack & everyone else on our amazing team. Can you believe this is only the beginning? 👀 #Sucker pic.twitter.com/ew9tsAQjqd
— J O E J O N A S (@joejonas) March 11, 2019
Kevin, shared a heartfelt video, while driving in his car, thanking his fans “I can not believe it. Thank you so much to everyone who downloaded and have been streaming sucker. it feels really good to be back.” Almost speechless, Kevin continued to thank his brothers “I love you, I’m so excited for this,”and before ending the video he added “Thank you so much for all the love for ‘Sucker,’ for the continued support, so much more to come. Today’s an amazing day. Billboard Hot 100 debut, number one baby! Love it.”
Can’t thank you guys enough for all the love!! We’re so incredibly grateful for you guys. Thank you to @RepublicRecords @FrankDukes @RyanTedder @philymack and the rest of our incredible team! #1 Debut on the @Billboard Hot 100 LET’S GO!!! 😎🎉 #Sucker pic.twitter.com/R747emjEIz
— kevin jonas (@kevinjonas) March 11, 2019
Congratulations Boys! You sure made a statement!