With Migos’ “Walk It Talk It” rising from No. 15 to No. 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart this week, featured artist Drake has inched up a slot in the race for the most top 10s among solo males.
The track marks Drake’s 24th Hot 100 top 10, breaking him out of a fifth-place tie with Paul McCartney for the most top 10s among male soloists, Billboard reports.
Following Drake in sixth and seventh place are McCartney with 24 and Jay-Z with 21.
The Canadian rapper also appears headed for a Presley-tying 25th top 10 on next week’s Hot 100 with new track “Nice for What,” released Friday, April 6. According to industry sources, the track on Young Money/Cash Money/Republic Records drew over 20 million U.S. streams and sold over 40,000 downloads in its first three days (through April 8). Based on that fast out-of-the-gate response, the song should make a top 10, perhaps top five, debut on next week’s Billboard Hot 100 chart (dated April 21), which blends streaming, airplay and sales data, according to Nielsen Music.
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