Roddy Ricch’s ‘The Box’ Secures 10th Week At No. 1 On Hot 100


Roddy Ricch’s “The Box” is dominating the Billboard Hot 100 in 2020. According to Billboard, the Atlantic Records artist’s popular single has officially reached its 10th week at No. 1 on the chart.

“The Box” is the 39th song to spend at least 10 weeks at No. 1 on the Hot 100. The last track to accomplish the feat was Lil Nas X’s Billy Ray Cyrus-assisted hit “Old Town Road,” which spent a record-setting 19 weeks on top of the chart. Roddy’s single also remains atop the Streaming Songs, Hot R&B/Hip Hop Songs and Hot Rap Songs charts. His 30 Roc-produced cut has been No. 1 on each for the past 11 weeks.

BTS shot from his “The Box” Music Video (Photo by Daniel Arceo @flicksbydaniel)

“The Box” originally peaked at No. 1 on the Hot 100 chart dated January 18, 2020. The song debuted at No. 47 following the release of the West Coast rapper’s Please Excuse Me For Being Antisocial album, which dropped in December 2019. His debut album also spent 4 weeks on No. 1 album which is the longest-running rap debut since 50 Cent’s, Get Rich or Die Tryin‘.

Watch video for “The Box” below.

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