Thanks to “Popular” with The Weeknd, Madonna enters the club of 19 artists who have had hits in five different decades.
Madonna has hits in the 80s, 90s, 2000s, 2010s and now the 2020s.
Artists with hits on the Hot 100 Hits in five different decades:
The Rolling Stones
Only three artists top them all with hits across six different decades:
“Popular” is his 58th Hot 100 hit. The song is the soundtrack to the HBO series “The Idol,” starring The Weeknd.
Madonna has been releasing new songs lately. After “Popular” over the weekend she premiered her collaboration with Sam Smith, “Vulgar.”
Madonna is working with Swedish producer Max Martin.
(Martin has produced 23 number 1s (Backstreet Boys, Britney Spears, Celine Dion, Katy Perry), the same number of George Martin.