Drake is the one artist to have a quantity-one debut replace another number-one debut. He did this April 21, 2018, when “Nice For What” replaced “God’s Plan” at the summit, after the latter had spent eleven weeks on top. The #1 music in the first week Billboard integrated gross sales and airplay data from Nielsen SoundScan and Nielsen Broadcast Data Systems was “Set Adrift on Memory Bliss” by P.M. Louis Armstrong (age 62 years, 279 days) is the oldest artist to top the Hot 100. He set that record with “Hello, Dolly!” on May 9, 1964.
Lil Nas X Lassos The Record For Longest-Running No. 1 Song In U.S. Chart History The song’s now-unparalleled success is, more than anything else, a pure expression of how the Internet is now everything. Were it not for the Macarena, Donna Lewis would have had the top-ranked music within the US for nine straight … Read More