For the first time in 12 weeks, a female artist has cracked the coveted top five spot of the Hot 100. This marks the end of the longest women-less drought that the top five has experienced since 1972. The song that ended the dry spell was DJ
The Miami producer/DJ will grace the cover of the new issue of Billboard magazine, which comes out this week. Posing in a seated saluting position, the magazine covers proclaims that "He's The One," with a follow-up quite from DJ Khaled that says "I don't take nothing
Compton rhymer Kendrick Lamar is continuing to obliterate records with his latest studio release, DAMN. Billboard reports that for the week of May 6, songs on DAMN. have secured the #1 through #9 spots on the On-Demand Streaming Songs chart, making this latest feat from K-Dot the
Drake’s latest project, More Life, was expected to do big numbers and has now come through on those expectations. After a record-breaking amount of streams upon its release, the playlist has shot to the top spot on the Billboard 200 albums chart with 505,000 equivalent album units in
On Tuesday, Billboard announced the Toronto rapper had earned his 132nd Hot 100 hit—tying Lil Wayne’s record for the most Hot 100 appearances by a solo artist. Drake achieved this with his feature on Gucci Mane’s “Both” track. The song, which is on Guwop’s The ReturnOf
Nicki Minaj’s rendition of Rae Sremmurd’s viral single “Black Beatles” featuring Gucci Mane has entered Billboard’s Hot 100 chart at #65, Billboard reports.
The track titled “Black Barbies” was originally made available on her SoundCloud and was later released commercially on November 30.
The Mike WiLL Made-It-produced
The publication says that it determined its list using “MC means proving you’re the best” as its criteria. "We also have to note: we’re ranking rappers, not rap artists,” its story says. "That’s why Dr. Dre and Kanye West, for example, two legendary producer-artists who