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November 29, 2014

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On this day in 2014, Taylor Swift replaced herself at the No.1 spot on the Hot 100 when “Blank Space” knocked “Shake It Off” from the top spot. The [...]

November 12, 1955

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On this day in 1955, Billboard began their “Top 100” chart, with the first No.1 listed as “Love Is A Many-Splendored Thing” by the Four Aces. The [...]

October 2, 1995

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On this day in 1995, Alanis Morissette’s Jagged Little Pill reached the top of the Billboard 200 in its 15th week, giving the Maverick label, founded by Madonna, its [...]

March 14, 1964

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On this day in 1964, Billboard Magazine reported that Beatles records made up 60% of all singles [...]

January 4, 1936

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Today in 1936, Billboard magazine published the first pop music chart based on record sales. The chart listed the 10 most popular records and became a weekly feature in 1940. [...]

December 24, 1976

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Today in 1976, The Eagles’ sixth album, Hotel California spent the first of eight non-consecutive weeks at the top of the Billboard chart. The record was the first with [...]

October 25, 1986

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Today in 1986, for the first time in history, the top three spots on the Billboard Hot 100 were all held by solo female acts: Janet Jackson’s ‘When I Think of [...]

July 10, 2010

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On this day in 2010, Eminem’s album, Recovery hit No.1 on the Billboard Top 200. It would remain there for five consecutive weeks. It was the first time that an album [...]
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