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Despite #MeToo Backlash, Dean Martin’s “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” Hits Top 10 on Digital Song Sales Chart

"Baby, It's Cold Outside" has come under fire of late, with some radio stations banning the holiday standard in light of the #MeToo movement and others defending and continuing to play it. Despite…

Nicki Minaj Makes History as First Woman With 100 Appearances on Billboard Hot 100

Nicki Minaj has become the first female artist with 100 career visits to the Billboard Hot 100 chart, debuting at No. 83 on the survey dated Nov. 10 as the featured artist on Tyga's track "Dip."

Drake Passes Beatles for Most Billboard Hot 100 Top 10 Hits in a Year

With help from Bad Bunny, Drake hops over The Beatles for a Billboard Hot 100 chart record.

Drake Passes Elvis Presley in List of Most Hot 100 Top 10s Among Solo Males

Drake passes Elvis Presley in the race for the most Billboard Hot 100 top 10 songs among solo male artists in the chart's history. He still trails Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder and Elton John.

Taylor Swift’s ‘Look What You Made Me Do’ Launches With Top Streaming, Sales Week of 2017

She scores her fifth Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 track and breaks the weekly streaming record for a song by a female artist.

Taylor Swift’s “Look What You Made Me Do” Headed for No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100

Her return single — new at No. 77 this week from initial airplay — should soar to the top next week and halt "Despacito" from earning a potential record-breaking 17th week at No. 1.

“Despacito” Ties Mariah Carey’s Record at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100

With a 16th week at No. 1, the smash matches Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men's "One Sweet Day" for the longest command in the chart's 59-year archives.

Debbie Reynolds’ History on the Billboard Charts

The actress forged a notable run on Billboard's songs and albums charts starting in the early 1950s.

‘The Voice’ Alum Christina Grimmie Made Notable Impact on the Billboard Charts

She spent 75 weeks (to date) on the Social 50, where she reached No. 14 in January 2011.

Prince’s ‘Purple Rain’ Is the Week’s Top-Selling Song

With "Purple Rain" reigning as the week's top-selling song, six Prince hits return to the Hot 100, as well as Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs. Five of his tracks also appear on the Hot Rock Songs chart.

Justin Bieber Scores First Billboard Hot 100 No. 1

The track is just the 23rd song ever to start at No. 1, launching with sales of 337,000 downloads.