Kanye West Passes Michael Jackson For Billboard Milestone

By Staff  |  08/09/2016

Kanye West

Kanye West has just hit a milestone on the Billboard charts, helping him surpass Michael Jackson.

According to Billboard, Kanye has scored his 40th Top 40 hit on the Hot 100 charts, pushing him past Jackson and Frankie Vallie, who had 39 each.

His 40th hit comes from his guest appearance on ScHoolboy Q's single, "THat Part", which jumped from No. 42 to No. 40 on this week's Hot 100 charts.

Kanye also jumped into the top 10 male artists for most Top 40 hits, which includes Jay Z, Drake, and Lil Wayne

You can check out how the top 10 ranking below:

80 - Elvis Presley
69 - Lil Wayne
57 - Elton John
53 - Drake
46 - Stevie Wonder
45 - Jay Z
44 - James Brown
>42 - Chris Brown
41 - Marvin Gaye
40 - Kanye West