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'Glee' cast breaks Beatles' Billboard record

Posted by Steve Greenlee  October 6, 2010 05:04 PM

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102EXCELLEshowmanceGlee_Sc0.JPGA Billboard record held by the Beatles has finally been broken. The cast of the Fox TV series "Glee" cast now holds the record for most appearances on the Billboard Hot 100 chart by a non-solo act. The cast of the show sent six debuts to the chart this week, giving it a total of 75. The Beatles had 71 songs of the Hot 100 chart. The overall leader in Hot 100 hits is Elvis Presley, with 108. James Brown, with 91, is No. 2. The No. 3 act? The cast of "Glee."

The top 10:

1. Elvis Presley (108)

2. James Brown (91)

3. The "Glee" cast (75)

4., Ray Charles (74)

5. Aretha Franklin (73)

6. The Beatles (71)

7. Elton John (67)

8. Lil Wayne (64)

9. Stevie Wonder (63)

10. Jay-Z (61)

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