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  1. records on records
    Taylor Swift Sets Record With Album and Song No. 1 Debuts“cardigan” entered the Hot 100 at No. 1, with “the 1” and “exile” also charting in the top ten.
  2. country
    Miranda Lambert’s First No. 1 in 6 Years Sets Record for Women in CountryThe last year that more than five different women hit No. 1 at country radio was 2010.
  3. records on records
    Juice WRLD Charts 5 Songs in Billboard Top 10, Joining Beatles and DrakeAfter the late rapper’s posthumous album, Legends Never Die, had the year’s biggest chart debut.
  4. records on records
    Pop Smoke Joins Biggie and Tupac With Posthumous No. 1 Debut AlbumAnd the Hamilton cast album broke records by rocketing to No. 2.
  5. surviving r. kelly
    After Scathing Documentary, R. Kelly Is Back on the ChartsGood to know edgelords still exist!
  6. Which TV Actors Get Paid the Most?Analyzing actors’ increasing salaries in the world of Peak TV.
  7. charts
    Sia Lands First No. 1 As ‘Cheap Thrills’ Unseats Drake in the Hot 100It’s the first chart-topper by a woman over 40 since Madonna’s “Music.”
  8. music
    Breaking Down Bob Dylan’s Longstanding Love of Cover SongsWhat he sings when he doesn’t sing his own songs.
  9. A Glimpse at What TV Shows People Are Watching, City by CityGod help us all, Entourage continues to be massively popular.
  10. charts
    The Politics of Michael Bay’s Supposedly Apolitical MoviesAn assessment of where his movies fall ideologically.
  11. series finales
    What’s the Most Satisfying TV Series Finale?In a chart!
  12. charts
    Emma Stone, Jennifer Lawrence, and Scarlett Johansson Have an Older-Man ProblemThese charts show just how often our hottest young actresses are paired with men old enough to be their dad.
  13. charts
    Jennifer Lawrence’s Hunger Games Song Is ChartingSo far in the U.K. and Australia.
  14. charts
    ‘All About That Bass’ Just Got Bumped From No. 1Good-bye, Meghan. Hello, Taylor.
  15. charts
    Barbra Streisand Edges Out Chris Brown for No. 1Sorry, Chris.
  16. charts
    ‘All About That Bass’ Hits No. 1Sorry, Taylor.
  17. orange is the new black
    Every Relationship on Orange Is the New Black, VisualizedEvery beef, bond, and parental relationship, in chart form.
  18. charts
    Ariana Grande’s on Top of the Charts (Again)It’s her everything.
  19. charts
    Taylor Swift’s ‘Shake It Off’ Swiftly Shakes to No. 1Nicki Minaj’s “Anaconda” is right behind.
  20. charts
    The Guardians of the Galaxy Soundtrack Is No. 1It’s those oldies.
  21. charts
    Song of Summer Update: Eh, Still ‘Fancy’As of July 24, 2014.
  22. charts
    Weird Al Conquers Billboard Charts After Conquering the InternetGetting his first No. 1 record ever.
  23. charts
    Lana Del Rey Got Her First No. 1 AlbumUltraviolence is No. 1 on the Billboard 200. 
  24. infographics
    9 Game of Thrones Season 4 Moments As Hilarious Graphs and Pie ChartsThe Purple Wedding, the Red Viper vs. the Mountain, and more!
  25. charts
    The Brooklyn Bandscape: A Recent History of the Borough’s Music SceneFrom Afropunk to Electroclash to Zebulon, an abridged tour of its millennial moment.
  26. charts
    The Surreal Life Family Tree of VH1 ShowsHow one show was the gift that kept on giving.
  27. bad movies
    February Officially the Worst Month for MoviesGet out of here, January.
  28. charts
    Charting 20 Years of Pop-Culture Witches, Zombies, and VampiresSee the waxing and waning trendiness of these three spooky staples in movies and TV.
  29. counting
    Do They Ever Make Movies About Women? A Mathematical Analysis From 1989–2013(Spoiler: no.)
  30. charts
    Song of Summer Watch: Miley’s in the Top 5This is getting interesting, friends.
  31. charts
    Everyone on Scandal Comes From Six Other PlacesYou’ve seen them before on The Good Wife, West Wing, and a very limited set of other shows.
  32. Help ‘The Chris Gethard Show’ Climb iTunes’ Podcast Charts Last week, comedian Chris Gethard told his fans that if they helped his public access program The Chris Gethard Show become the #1 video […]
  33. star trek
    See a Comprehensive Chart of Star Trek CharactersLive long and prosper, chart-makers.
  34. tv
    Downton Abridged: An Episode-by-Episode RecapIn anticipation of the season-three premiere on January 6,  here’s a summary of every eyebrow-raising moment on the show so far.
  35. clickables
    See a Graph of All Law & Order VerdictsIt’s guilty about 38 percent of the time.
  36. charts
    When TV Characters Should Kiss, in Chart FormSighs + Duets = Kissing, Nashville.
  37. charts
    ‘Gangnam Style’ Is the No. 2 Song in AmericaThat was fast.
  38. charts
    Pink Sold More Albums Than Carly Rae, Who Sold More Albums Than Grizzly BearAnd Cruel Summer is No. 2.
  39. charts
    ‘Gangnam Style’ Is Pretty Much a Lock for No. 1Psy is everywhere.
  40. charts
    Dave Matthews Band Is More Popular Than Bob DylanOn the charts, at least.
  41. charts
    No One Told Flo Rida That Summer Is Over“Whistle” is back at No. 1.
  42. charts
    Everyone Still Likes That Taylor Swift SongExcept for Jake Gyllenhaal, probably.
  43. charts
    2 Chainz Debuts at No. 1Congrats.
  44. charts
    Rick Ross Gets His Fourth No. 1Wings for everyone.
  45. charts
    Carly Rae Jepsen Has Two Songs in the Top 20 NowYes, she has another song.
  46. charts
    ‘Call Me Maybe’ Is Still No. 1Three weeks straight.
  47. charts
    We Graph the Likability of the Boys on GirlsAdam, you won us over.
  48. charts
    Usher Debuts at No. 1And people continue to buy Adele.
  49. charts
    And Adele Is Back at No. 1Why do you keep losing your 21 CD?
  50. charts
    There’s Still Hope for Carly Rae Jepsen’s No. 1Don’t give up. Never give up.
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