Glee Dethrones Elvis on the Billboard Hot 100
Sorry, Elvis, but there's a new king in town on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
The cast of Glee has surpassed The King as the act with the highest number of songs to rank on Billboard's Hot 100.
Glee surpasses the Beatles for most Billboard Hot 100 chart entries
The cast debuted six new songs this week, bringing their total to 113, five more than Elvis Presley's 108. With new songs added from each episode, it's no surprise that the cast of Glee has risen speedily to the top. In October, they surpassed The Beatles' record of 71 songs.
In related chart history news, Lady Gaga's new song "Born This Way" became the Billboard Hot 100's 1000th No. 1 song. Glee has acquired the rights to cover the song in an upcoming episode.
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Glee airs Tuesdays at 8/7c on Fox.