Drake surpasses The Beatles: "Broke my records for the month"

Toronto, Canada - Drake has hit yet another career milestone after surpassing The Beatles with the most top five Billboard Hot 100 songs in the chart's history.

Rapper Drake recently set a new milestone after he surpassed the Beatles in having the most top five hits on the Billboard Hot 100 charts.
Rapper Drake recently set a new milestone after he surpassed the Beatles in having the most top five hits on the Billboard Hot 100 charts.  © Collage: PANASIA FILES / AFP & KEVIN WINTER / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / Getty Images via AFP

Champagne Papi hoped on his Instagram to share the good news, joking, "Ok I broke my records for the month." He also posted a photo on his Stories of a plate with the words "Just a celebration" on it.

He held a tie with the iconic rock group at 29 hits on the chart, but now has top spot all to himself thanks to his latest song Staying Alive, which he collaborated on with DJ Khalid and Lil Baby.

According to Billboard, the hit debuted at number five on the latest Hot 100 chart, propelling Drizzy to the top once again.

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The Beatles have held the record for the past 55 years, with their last hit being the 1970 song The Long and Winding Road/For You Blue.

It's also not the first time Drake has bested the band, having taken the throne for the most Top 10 hits in a single year in 2018, as well as the most top 10 hits on the Billboard Hot 100 in 2019.

Drake's latest album Honestly, Nevermind is currently streaming everywhere.

Cover photo: Collage: PANASIA FILES / AFP & KEVIN WINTER / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / Getty Images via AFP

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