Nicki Minaj becomes 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.”

Just four other acts have tallied triple-digit appearance totals on the Hot 100, which blends streaming, airplay and sales data, and which turned 60 in August. The Glee Cast leads with 207 entries, followed by Drake (191), Lil Wayne (160) and Elvis Presley (108, with his career having predated the chart’s Aug. 4, 1958, inception).

Here’s a look at the acts with the most Hot 100 appearances of all time:

207, Glee Cast
191, Drake
160, Lil Wayne
108, Elvis Presley
100, Nicki Minaj
98, JAY-Z
93, Kanye West
91, James Brown
90, Chris Brown
77, Taylor Swift
75, Ray Charles
75, Future
73, Eminem
73, Aretha Franklin
71, The Beatles
70, Justin Bieber

Minaj has earned all 100 of her Hot 100 entries this decade. She first entered the list as featured on Lil Wayne’s “Knockout,” which debuted at its No. 44 peak on the chart dated Feb. 20, 2010.

 

Culled: Billboard

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