According to Guinness World Records, Irving Berlin's "White Christmas" (1942) as performed by Bing Crosby is the best-selling single worldwide, with estimated sales of over 50 million copies.
The Beatles have the most No. 1 hits of all time: 20. Though unclear for how long, the Beatles still reign supreme as the artist with the most No. 1 songs of all time.
Holding the title of the most Hot 100 hits of all time is the Canadian rapper Drake. His impressive record of 296 chart entries may never be beaten, and he may never be caught.
For those keeping score, Drake now has the most top 10s (40), top 40 hits (113) and entries on the Hot 100 (224), helped by his prevalence in the streaming era, in which many more songs from albums reach the chart in general, and his standing as one of the acts most tapped for collaborations and featured roles.
With 40 top 10 hits in the Hot 100 over her career, Swift surpassed Madonna as the woman with the most top 10s in the chart's history. (Madonna has 38 top 10 singles.) Swift is only surpassed by Drake, who counts 59 top 10 hits.
Without a doubt, George Strait holds the title of having the most number one singles. He holds the record of 44 songs that reached number one on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. However, there are still other country artists next to him.
The Beatles, unsurprisingly, lead the way with a record 20 No. 1s, all earned between 1964 and 1970. The Fab Four also scored 34 top 10s (second only to Madonna's 38), hitting No.
The Beatles have tallied the most No. 1 hits in the 61-year history of the Hot 100, with 20. Their closest competitor is Mariah Carey, with 18.
Cher's career as a recording artist spans seven decades and she is the only artist to have a number-one single on a Billboard chart in each of the past six decades.
Taylor Swift makes history by dominating the entire top 10 on Billboard's Hot 100. Taylor Swift has once again made music history by claiming every single top 10 spot on Billboard's Hot 100 chart at once. No other artist has ever held all 10 spots at the same time, according to Billboard.
iTunes Top 100 Country Songs Chart
Sales chart of today's iTunes top 100 country songs 2023 is updated several times a day and was last updated Pacific Time. The current number one country song on iTunes is: Try That In A Small Town by Jason Aldean.
Buck Owens – 21 #1 Hits: The Ultimate Collection – Amazon.com Music.
Talk about a dream come true. For 23 years, no artist had matched Michael Jackson's record of five No. 1s from a single album (Bad).
Old Town Road
"Old Town Road" holds the record for the longest stretch at No. 1 with 19 weeks. It also became the fastest song in history to be certified diamond.
The group charted 26 songs on the Hot 100, all between 2017 and 2022, including 10 top 10s and six No. 1s: “Dynamite” (2020) “Savage Love (Laxed – Siren Beat),” with Jawsh 685 and Jason Derulo (2020)
Elvis Presley was the first artist to log 60 weeks at No. 1. He reached that milestone in the Billboard issue dated April 14, 1962, when his Blue Hawaii soundtrack was in its 18th of 20 weeks on top.
Kate Bush – Running Up That Hill
37 years after its original release. It gave Bush the record for the longest time ever a song has taken to ascend to Number 1.
Although the good people at Guinness World Records recognize “Summertime” as the most recorded song in history, they also note that “Amazing Grace” has been recorded thousands of times, appearing on at least 11,000 albums.
1 Country Song in Billboard Hot 100 History. Morgan Wallen is continuing his unprecedented chart-topping run, as his 2023 track, 'Last Night', notched a record-breaking seventh week at No.
1 with “I Don't Search I Find.” The song is her fiftieth chart-topper on the list, and that's not just a record on that one tally. According to Billboard, Madonna is now the first musician to collect 50 No. 1 hits on any chart.
Coincidentally, Michael Jackson's Bad and Katy's Teenage Dream are the only albums in US chart history to each score five Number 1s on the Billboard Hot 100.
The Weeknd's “Blinding Lights” shines brightest among the nearly 30,000 titles ever to hit the Billboard Hot 100 over the chart's 63-year history, as the single, released in November 2019, is the newly crowned No. 1 on Billboard's Greatest of All Time Hot 100 Songs recap.
1 singles to her discography. BTS has also had an impressive run on the Hot 100, having collected six No. 1 hits in just two years. They landed three chart-toppers in 2020 and repeated that same feat in 2021.
Additionally, it pays tribute to the timeless nature of their craft, as these songs continue to endure in the collective memory of music enthusiasts.1 Bohemian Rhapsody – Queen.2 Stairway to Heaven – Led Zeppelin.3 Imagine – John Lennon.4 Smells Like Teen Spirit – Nirvana.5 One – Metallica.6 Hotel California – Eagles.
American popstar Miley Cyrus has beaten the record made jointly by Harry Styles' 'As It Was' and Justin Bieber and The Kid LAROI's 'Stay' by becoming the fastest ever artist to reach 1 billion streams on Spotify with her hit 'Flowers'.