Kanye West is making history with his much-buzzed-about eighth studio album ye!
With his latest full body of work, West celebrates his eighth No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart. Plus, all seven tracks from ye have landed on the top 40 of the Billboard Hot 100. Quite the streak he has going on here.
“Yikes” is the highest charting single off the new record, coming in at No. 8 and earning the rapper his 16th top 10 hit. With this accomplishment, he ties Nicki Minaj for the sixth-most top 10s on the Billboard Hot 100 among rappers.
Madonna leads all acts with 38 top 10s. And, as far as rappers go, Drake holds the record with 26, followed by JAY-Z with 21, Lil Wayne with 20, Ludacris with 18 and Eminem with 17.
West has some serious bragging rights, with 48 total top 40s on the Hot 100. Check out the iconic chart’s greatest rulers below and listen to ye right here.
Most Top 40 Hits on the Billboard Hot 100
80 – Elvis Presley
74 – Drake
71 – Lil Wayne
57 – Elton John
56 – Taylor Swift
51 – Glee Cast
50 – The Beatles
50 – Rihanna
49 – Madonna
48 – JAY-Z
48 – Kanye West