Rihanna Ties Madonna With 57th Song ‘Sex With Me’ on Billboard Hot 100
Rihanna may not be considered the Queen of Pop yet but she’s steadily reaching that title. The Grammy-winning singer recently garnered a Billboard chart feat equal to that of pop queen Madonna. RiRi is now tied with Madge with 57 career chart entries on the Billboard Hot 100 chart with her latest single, “Sex With Me.” The sultry tune, which debut this week at No. 97, is featured on the deluxe version of her latest album, Anti
The Bajan beauty is the fourth woman to have achieved this feat but she has some ways to go before becoming the ultimate queen of the Hot 100 chart. As it stands now, Aretha Franklin has the most charting hits among female artists with 73 songs. The Queen of Soul is followed by pop singer Taylor Swift with 69 songs and Nicki Minaj with 66 songs.
Here's the list as it stands now:
73, Aretha Franklin
69, Taylor Swift
66, Nicki Minaj
56, Dionne Warwick
53, Connie Francis
48, Brenda Lee
47, Mariah Carey
43, Miley Cyrus
41, Barbra Streisand
40, Mary J. Blige
40, Janet Jackson
40, Diana Ross
Congrats to Rihanna for still cranking out the hits. If she keeps it up, she could reach Aretha Franklin's plateau and get some R-E-S-P-E-C-T.
Meanwhile, Rihanna's rumored boyfriend Drake was dethroned at the top spot by pop singer-songwriter Sia. After 10 weeks at No. 1, Drizzy's "One Dance," featuring WizKid and Kyla, was pushed to the No. 2 slot after Sia's "Cheap Thrills," featuring Sean Paul, jumped to No. 3 to No. 1.