Taylor Swift Becomes First Act To Rule Artist 100 Chart In 8 Distinct Years

If you add up the weeks that Taylor Swift has been #1, as of now, the total is 59. That extends her own record on the Billboard Artist 100 chart, making her the first act to rule that chart in eight separate years.

She is also the top musical act in the U.S. thanks to the continued success of her album Midnights, which has been on the album charts for 10 weeks and has been #1 for five of those weeks.


  • Taylor Swift has been #1 for a total of 59 weeks on the Billboard Artist 100 chart.
  • She has now ruled that chart longer that any act, eight separate years.