Plus, remembering feats by The Weeknd, The Beatles & Garth Brooks.
Your weekly recap celebrating important milestones from greater than seven many years of Billboard chart historical past.
Jan. 7, 2017 The Weeknd earned his third Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 with "Starboy." Featured act Daft Punk landed its first chief, after beforehand reaching No. 2 with "Get Lucky," that includes Pharrell Williams, in 2013. The Weeknd and Daft Punk added one other prime 5: "Starboy" follow-up "I Feel It Coming" hit No. four in April 2017.
Jan. eight, 1966 The Beatles notched the 11th of their file 20 Billboard Hot 100 No. 1s with "We Can Work It Out."
Jan. 9, 1988 Whitney Houston danced to her sixth of a file seven consecutive Billboard Hot 100 No. 1s, as "So Emotional" rose 2-1.
Jan. 10, 1998 Usher spent his first week at No. 1 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart with My Way. To date, his 5 leaders on the listing have reigned for a cumulative 25 weeks.
Jan. 11, 2003 Christina Aguilera started a four-week reign on the Pop Songs chart together with her empowerment anthem "Beautiful."
Jan. 12, 1991 Garth Brooks took over atop Hot Country Songs with ballad "Unanswered Prayers." All 4 singles from guardian album No Fences topped the tally; "Prayers" adopted "Friends in Low Places," whereas "Two of a Kind, Workin' on a Full House" and "The Thunder Rolls" grew to become the set's third and fourth leaders, respectively.
Jan. 13, 1990 We have been all part of it: Janet Jackson's "Rhythm Nation" conquered the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart.