Michael Jackson's new single is making sales chart HIStory.
"You Are Not Alone" has become the first song to debut at No. 1 on the singles charts, his record company said Thursday.In one week of sales between Aug. 15 and Tuesday, the single sold 120,286 copies for the top spot on Billboard's Hot 100, Sony Music said.
Jackson's new album, "HIStory: Past, Present, and Future, Book 1," is No. 15 on the charts. It is Jackson's first album since he settled child molestation allegation for a reported $15 million.
Jackson's single "Scream" from the "HIStory" album set a record when it entered the chart at No. 5. It beat the Beatles' "Let It Be," which entered the chart at No. 6 in 1970.