Drake Passes Michael Jackson For No. 1 Hits


Drake officially passed Michael Jackson this week for the most No. 1 songs by a solo male artist.

The Canadian rap superstar’s “Nice for What” is at the top of the Billboard Hot 100 chart, giving Drake his 38th No. 1.

Drake is the lead artist on 28 of his No. 1 hits and a featured artist on 10 – while Jackson was the lead or co-lead on all 37.

Drake needs 10 more tracks to hit No. 1 to beat record holder Usher.

Among all acts, Drake is seventh behind Mariah Carey (79), Rihanna (60), the Beatles (59), Boyz II Men (50), Usher (47), Beyoncé (42).