Following XXXTentacion’s unexpected death on June 18, the Florida rapper has charted a total of nine songs on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming one of 12 solo rappers to achieve nine entries simultaneously. The others to achieve the feat: Cardi B, Drake, Future, J. Cole, JAY-Z, Kendrick Lamar, Lil Uzi Vert, Lil Wayne, Logic, Post Malone and Kanye West.
X has also topped the Billboard Hot 100 with his single “SAD!” after leaping from No. 52 to No.1 for the first time after reaching No. 7 back in March.
Here’s a look at all nine of XXXTentacion’s songs on the new, June 30-dated Hot 100:
Hot 100 Rank, Title
No. 1, “Sad!” (up from No. 52)
No. 16, “Moonlight” (re-entry)
No. 18, “Changes” (re-entry)
No. 19, “Jocelyn Flores” (re-entry)
No. 28, “F**k Love,” featuring Trippie Redd (re-entry)
No. 42, “Everybody Dies on Their Nightmares” (re-entry)
No. 58, “The Remedy for a Broke Heart (Why Am I So in Love)” (re-entry)
No. 80, “Hope” (debut)
No. 82, “Numb” (re-entry)
After already making countless other achievements, like surpassing a billion streams on Spotify and topping the Billboard 200 album chart with ?, X has just made another achievement, becoming the first artist to posthumously top the Hot 100 as a lead vocalist since The Notorious B.I.G’s “Mo Money Mo Problems” back in 1997.
As X’s music gains awareness and continues to expand it’s reach to people previously unaware of the young rapper, his music and legacy will continue to acheieve further heights. The Billboard charts will be updated tomorrow. For now, you can check out the list here. Congratulations to the late XXXTenatcion.