'Despacito' Was Dethroned 1 Week Short Of Setting A Billboard Record
"Despacito" held on to its No. 1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100 for 16 weeks.LEARN MORE
Cardi B is the first female rapper to top the chart in nearly 20 years.
"Bodak Yellow" made history this week when it dethroned Taylor Swift's "Look What You Made Me Do" to claim the chart's coveted No. 1 spot.
Much like Ms. Hill's post-Fugees reinvention in the '90s, Cardi has transformed herself from social media star into a self-made, serious artist.
This is the first time a female rapper has topped the chart without help from any other credited artists since Lauryn Hill's "Doo Wop" in 1998.
Nicki Minaj, Eve and Lil' Kim have all made it to Billboard's No. 2 spot over the years, but Cardi B's single took advantage of recent mainstream interest in Spanish music.
The Latina artist recorded a Spanish version of the single, which contributed to the song's widespread popularity. It's like a reverse-Luis Fonsi, who hit it big after recording an English version of his Spanish song "Despacito."
The Sphere in Las Vegas will now host U2 for a three-month residency after opening its doors for the first time on Sept. 29.
The Queen of Christmas, Mariah Carey, is going on tour this holiday season with 13 stops across North America.
Over the course of five months, the tour attracted some 2.7 million concertgoers and grossed nearly $500 million.
In 2022, the U.S. military reported 15,479 cases of domestic abuse within its ranks. Leadership urged members to learn about dealing with abuse.
The bans have removed access to more than 1,550 unique books titles, a 33% increase compared to the previous school year.
The mother of five was described as loyal and deeply loved by her family. Police said an investigation is ongoing and charges are pending.