Kanye West has produced extra No. 1 hip hop songs than another artist, Hip Hop By The Numbers studies. The Chicago native clenched the document this week after Lil Nas X and Jack Harlow’s hit “Industry Baby,” which Kanye co-produced with Take A Daytrip, reached No. 1 on the Billboard Scorching 100. The only has been a mainstay on the chart for weeks, however not too long ago shot as much as the highest spot, serving to Kanye make historical past.
In line with Hip Hop By The Numbers, Diddy beforehand held the producer document with 4 No. 1 hip hop songs: “I’ll Be Lacking You,” “Mo Cash Mo Issues,” “Can’t No person Maintain Me Down” and The Infamous B.I.G.’s “Hypnotize.”
Nevertheless, with “Industry Baby” reaching No. 1, Kanye has now produced 5 Billboard hits. In line with Billboard, the track can be the primary Ye-produced monitor to high the chart because the rapper’s 2007 track, “Stronger.” Previous to that, he produced chart-toppers “Stand Up” by Ludacris, “Sluggish Jamz” with Twista and Jamie Foxx and “Gold Digger.”
Again in July, Lil Nas X mentioned working with Kanye throughout an interview with Kerwin Frost. Nevertheless, the 22-year-old hitmaker refused to surrender any particular particulars about how they met.
“How did that occur? I truly can’t inform you,” Lil Nas said. “I can’t. Not but a minimum of. It’s identical to a factor, you need to defend connections. We talked. He’s a fairly cool man, tremendous all the way down to earth. He’s tremendous gifted. He confirmed me some stuff. He’s engaged on some nice music.”
“It’s good to work with anyone who’s completed that for therefore lengthy — a lot longevity and nonetheless going. And like continuously evolving,” he continued. “Not even simply evolving, however utterly becoming one thing else. He’s additionally doing one thing completely different and new. Over and over and over recreating himself.”
As reported by REVOLT, Kanye not too long ago debuted a new shaved hairdo and legally modified his identify to Ye. Whereas the now-permanent nickname was one thing followers have anticipated for some time, his haircut caught some social media customers abruptly — particularly Chris Brown, who joked that Ye “got the punishment haircut.”