Taylor Swift Extends Record For Most Weeks Atop Billboard Artist 100

Taylor Swift has extended her record for most weeks atop the Billboard Artist 100 chart to a 42nd week as her new album Evermore debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200.

According to Nielsen Musci/MRC Data, the LP logged 329,000 equivalent album units, earning Swift her eighth No. 1 and second this year after Folklore in August.

With 42 weeks at No. 1 on the Artist 100, Swift is way ahead of Drake, who is in second place with 31 weeks at the top. The Weeknd has 20 weeks to his name, while BTS and Ariana Grande follow with 15 each.

All 15 songs from the standard edition of Evermore debuted on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, with “Willow” hitting No. 1. “Willow” is Swift’s seventh No. 1 overall, and second this year, after “Cardigan.”

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