Here’s a clue: Can’t you hear that boom, badoom, boom, boom, badoom, boom, bass?
But 51 is still one number bigger than 50, so…
Here’s what Minaj has to say about her record-breaking achievement: “Made history today”.
Okay, fine, there’s more. She posted on her Instagram that she didn’t even know she “was tied with Michael Jackson with 50 Hot 100 entries on Billboard. Anaconda makes 51 and now I’m tied with Rod Stewart. God bless, and thank you.”
Alas, if only the King of Pop had taken part in Rockwell‘s “Somebody’s Watching Me” or Diana Ross‘s “Eaten Alive”, Minaj would have needed two more hits to break even with the legend.
Still, the charts have spoken. Let us enjoy then one of Minaj’s most covered song, “Super Bass”: