J Metro’s “Bodyguard” debuts at 12 on Billboard Hot Singles Sales chart
by John Stinger on January 8, 2015
Congratulations to one of IHM’s most prolific charting artists, J Metro, for the #12 position debut of his new single,”Bodyguard,” on the Billboard Hot Single Sales chart: This is J Metro‘s 10th feature on indiehitmaker.com, and we’re sure it won’t be the last...
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