10

"Survivor"

Destiny's Child

Hot 100 Peak Position: 2, Peak Date: April 14, 2001

Newly reformed as a trio at this time, Destiny's Child fought negativity with this triumphant anthem. Beyoncé penned the smash song after hearing jokes on the radio of the groups internal changes. Not only did she sing, "I'm not gonna give up" - she prvoed the opposite when "Survivor" climbed all the way to No. 2.

9

"Lose My Breath"

Destiny's Child

Hot 100 Peak Position: 3, Peak Date: October 30, 2004

Destiny's Child came back strong after a three-year hiatus, showing off their dance skills in the video for this hard hitting Grammy nominated song. The first single from fourth studio album, "Destiny Fulfilled," "Breath" peaked at No. 3 on the Hot 100.

8

"Say My Name"

Destiny's Child

Hot 100 Peak Position: 1 (three weeks), Peak Date: March 18, 2000

Destiny's Child third single from "The Writing's on the Wall" introduced the two new members, Michelle Williams and Farrah Franklin. "Say My Name," recently covered by Drake at OVO Fest, showed the new ladies were welcome: the song was DC's second Hot 100 No. 1 from their second album.

7

"Jumpin', Jumpin'"

Destiny's Child

Hot 100 Peak Position: 3, Peak Date:August 19, 2000

The quartet version of Destiny's Child conquered the club scene, if they hadn't already, with the fourth and final single from the group's second album, "The Writing's on the Wall." "Jumpin' Jumpin'" peaked at No. 3 on the Hot 100.

6

"Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)"

Beyoncé

Hot 100 Peak Position: 1 (four weeks), Peak Date: December 13, 2008

Though she already had nearly a decade of hits under her belt, Beyonce took the world by storm when she transformedinto Sasha Fierce on her third solo studio album, "I Am… Sasha Fierce." "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)" and its oft-paroodied video found the leotard-and-heels-clad B literally dancing into a huge four-week run at No. 1 on the Hot 100.

5

"Check On It"

Beyoncé feat. Slim Thug

Hot 100 Peak Position: 1 (five weeks), Peak Date: February 4, 2006

A little rap never hurt anybody, especially not Beyoncé. Three of Beyoncé's Hot 100 No. 1s feature rappers, including fifth longest-running No. 1, "Check On It," featuring Slim Thug (and Bun B on the remix).

4

"Crazy In Love"

Beyoncé feat. Jay-Z

Hot 100 Peak Position: 1 (eight weeks), Peak Date: July 12, 2003

Beyoncé proved naysayers wrong in a huge way with the blockbuster success of her first solo project, starting with the first No. 1 off the album, "Crazy in Love," featuring her guy, Jay-Z. It's one thing to nab the top spot, it's a whole other echelon when you can park your song there for eight weeks.

3

"Baby Boy"

Beyoncé feat. Sean Paul

Hot 100 Peak Position: 1 (nine weeks), Peak Date: October 4, 2003

Did you think "Crazy in Love" was a huge hit? Well, B topped that tune's two-month run at No. 1 with "Baby Boy" just a few months later. The Sean Paul collab hit the chart hard, hanging out at the top for nine weeks. The song is Beyonce's second longest running No. 1 as a lead artist.

2

"Irreplaceable"

Beyoncé

Hot 100 Peak Position: 1 (10 weeks), Peak Date: December 16, 2006

The Ne-Yo-co-penned, mid-tempo ballad struck a chord with many with its female resilience. "Irreplaceable" marks Beyonce's longest-running No. 1 as a lead artist on the Hot 100 (with an astounding 10 weeks there) and charting for 30 weeks total.

1

"Independent Women Part I"

Destiny's Child

Hot 100 Peak Position: 1 (11 weeks), Peak Date: November 18, 2000

Following the massive success of "The Writing's on the Wall," Destiny's Child could have easily phoned in a track for the "Charlie's Angels" film soundtrack. Instead, the then-newly-reconstituted trio released one of its electric singles, an ode to "all the mommas who profit dollas" that topped the Hot 100 for an amazing 11 weeks - when B was just 19!

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