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Drake Earns Record 95th Top 40 Hit On Billboard Hot 100


Drake is well on his way to becoming the first ever artist to score 100 top 40 hits on the Billboard Hot 100.

The remix of Summer Walker's "Girls Need Love" vaulted from No. 87 to No. 37 on the chart last week, earning Drake his record 95th top 40 hit.

The song, which debuted at No. 23 on the Streaming Songs chart, surged by 97 percent to 16.1 million U.S. streams in the week ending March 7, according to Nielsen Music.

Drake made it to the top 40 Hot 100 hits for the first time in June 2009 with "Best I Ever Had."

With 193 Hot 100 entries, Drake is second only to the cast of "Glee" in terms of total Hot 100 entries.

List of artists with the most top 40 Hot 100 hits:

95, Drake
81, Elvis Presley
81, Lil Wayne
57, Elton John
56, Taylor Swift
52, Nicki Minaj
51, Glee Cast
50, The Beatles
50, JAY-Z
50, Rihanna

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