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Kanye West now has more Top 40 Hits than Michael Jackson

Kanye West this week joined some very illustrious musical company after ScHoolboy Q’s “THat Part” made its way into the Billboard top 40.

The song became Kanye West’s fortieth appearance in the Top 40, surpassing Michael Jackson and Frankie Valli who both had 39 hits each.

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Yeezy however remains some distance away from the The King himself, Elvis Presley, who leads with an incredible 80 Top 40 hits.

Other rappers in the top ten include Lil Wayne, Drake and Jay Z taking the second, fourth and sixth spots, respectively.

Check out the list 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