Drake Ties The Beatles with World Record of 14 Songs Simultaneously on Billboard Hot 100

It’s a good week for Drake as he continues to set records with his If You’re Reading This It’s Too

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It’s a good week for Drake as he continues to set records with his If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late mixtape, which currently holds the No. 1 spot on Billboard’s Top 200 Albums. The Canadian rapper has officially matched The Beatles‘ longstanding 51-year record of most songs holding ranks simultaneously on the Billboard Hot 100, with 14 tracks on the chart. This achievement only adds to Drake’s long list of records, including being the first rapper to top the Billboard Artist 100 chart as well as holding the record of 21 tracks on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs, which includes 17 tracks from the mixtape. Drake and The Beatles’ simultaneously-charted songs can be found in the respective lists below. Which world record is more compelling to you?

Drake’s 14 simultaneous Hot 100 Hits (7 March, 2015)
No. 16, “Only,” Nicki Minaj featuring Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown
No. 17, “Truffle Butter,” Minaj featuring Drake & Lil Wayne
No. 26, “Energy”
No. 49, “Tuesday,” ILoveMakonnen featuring Drake
No. 52, “Legend”
No. 58, “10 Bands”
No. 68, “Blessings,” Big Sean featuring Drake
No. 70, “Know Yourself” (debut)
No. 81, “No Tellin’ ” (debut)
No. 82, “Preach,” featuring PartyNextDoor
No. 83, “6 God” (debut)
No. 84, “Used To,” featuring Lil Wayne
No. 95, “Now & Forever” (debut)
No. 97, “6 Man” (debut)

The Beatles’ 14 simultaneous Hot 100 Hits (11 April, 1964)
No. 1, “Can’t Buy Me Love”
No. 2, “Twist and Shout”
No. 4, “She Loves You”
No. 7, “I Want to Hold Your Hand”
No. 9, “Please Please Me”
No. 14, “Do You Want to Know a Secret”
No. 38, “I Saw Her Standing There”
No. 48, “You Can’t Do That”
No. 50, “All My Loving”
No. 52, “From Me to You”
No. 61, “Thank You Girl”
No. 74, “There’s a Place” (debut)
No. 78, “Roll Over Beethoven”
No. 81, “Love Me Do” (debut)

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