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Alice Merton’s “No Roots” finally debuts on “Billboard” Hot 100


Paper PlanesAlice Merton has finally found a home on the Billboard Hot 100.

The German-Canadian-English musician’s breakthrough single “No Roots” — released in December of 2016 — appears on that chart for the first time this week, debuting right at number 100.

Earlier this year, “No Roots” topped Billboard‘s Rock Airplay chart, making Merton just the second female artist to lead the tally since it began in 2009. Lorde was the first, having reached number one with “Royals” in 2013 and “Team” in 2014.

In other Alice Merton happenings, she’ll be releasing a new EP this Friday, April 6. The five-song collection features “No Roots,” as well as a new single called “Lash Out.” Here’s the track list:

“No Roots”
“Lash Out”
“Hit the Ground Running”
“Lie to My Face”

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