Thursday 12 December, 2019

Rihanna surpasses Elvis Presley

Love on the Brain has helped the Bajan songstress reach new heights.

Happy at the announcement which came a few days ago, Badgalriri said, “Glory be to God stat #top10shawty #LOTB”

Rihanna now sits amongst the likes of Madonna and The Beatles as the only acts with at least 30 Hot 100 top 10s in all time.

Sitting at the top with the most top five hits on the Billboard Hot 100 all-time is The Beatles (29), then Madonna (28), Mariah Carey (26), Janet Jackson (24) and now Rihanna (22).

She has surpassed Elvis Presley (21), Michael Jackson (20), Stevie Wonder (20) and Elton John (19) amongst others.

On Instagram, RiRi also responded by posting the updated count of the artists with the most top five hits on the Hot 100 all-time and the caption:

“I have the best fans in the world! Thank you to everyone who's supported #LOTB in such a major way, moving it forward to #5 this week on @billboard Hot100!! God is so great! #top5shawty”


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