This Week in HipHopMagz Chart History: In 1997, ‘Nobody’ Held Diddy Down From No. 1 on the Hot 100


Plus, remembering feats by The Beatles, Joan Jett & Celine Dion.

Your weekly recap celebrating vital milestones from greater than seven many years of Billboard chart historical past.

March 18, 1967
The Beatles scored their first of three Billboard Hot 100 No. 1s in 1967, as "Penny Lane" strolled to the highest. "All You Need Is Love" and "Hello Goodbye" additionally reigned earlier than the top of the 12 months, with all songs contributing to the Fab Four's file 20 profession Hot 100 toppers.

March 19, 2016
Twenty one pilots ascended to No. 1 on the Pop Songs airplay chart with "Stressed Out." The alt duo reigned once more in September 2016 with "Ride."

March 20, 1982
We beloved it, too! Joan Jett & the Blackhearts' "I Love Rock 'N Roll" started a seven-week command of the Billboard Hot 100.

March 21, 1987
Thanks to Club Nouveau, "Lean on Me" joined an unique membership: the music hit No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 for a second time, after first main for 3 weeks in 1972 as recorded by Bill Withers. It's one in all 9 compositions to prime the Hot 100 by two totally different artists.

March 22, 1997
Diddy, then billed as Puff Daddy, tallied his first of 5 Billboard Hot 100 No. 1s to this point, as "Can't Nobody Hold Me Down," that includes Mase, started a six-week rule. The music incorporates Matthew Wilder's 1984 prime 5 hit "Break My Stride."

March 23, 1996
Celine Dion's ballad "Because You Loved Me" settled in for a six-week keep atop the Billboard Hot 100. It grew to become one in all 9 No. 1s for author extraordinaire Diane Warren, who's additionally penned leaders for Chicago, Toni Braxton and Aerosmith, amongst others.

March 24, 1990
"Black Velvet," Alannah Myles' tribute the King, Elvis Presley, who spurred a "new faith that'll carry you to your knees," started a two-week reign on the Billboard Hot 100. Christopher Ward was reportedly impressed to jot down the music (with David Tyson) after using on a bus stuffed with Presley followers on their solution to Memphis for the icon's 10th-anniversary vigil at Graceland.