Drake Now Has More #1 Hits Than Your Favorite Legend

Drake Now Has More #1 Hits Than Your Favorite Legend

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After his song ‘Laugh Now, Cry Later’ with Lil Durk has rose up in the charts, Drake now has had 21 number 1 songs hit the Billboards Hot 100. 12 of the songs, feature Drake as a solo artist while the other 9 are collaborations. So now you may be wondering ‘ Well who has he surpassed? Who is my favorite legend you speak of?’ Here’s a list of the heavy hitters and how many #1 songs they had in their time.

Aretha Franklin- 20

Stevie Wonder- 20

James Brown – 17

Janet Jackson-16

The Temptations -15

Marvin Gaye- 13

Michael Jackson- 13

Usher- 13

Is it safe to call Drake a legend like he claimed to be in his 2015 song from ‘If you’re reading this its too late’?


Source: https://www.billboard.com/articles/business/chart-beat/9477404/drake-most-number-1-hot-rb-hip-hop-songs-chart/