Rihanna returns to a familiar place this week, as the singer jumps back into the top 10 on both the Billboard Hot 100 and Hot 100 Airplay charts. Her latest single, "Where Have You Been," rises 11-9 on the former and 14-9 on the latter.
It's her 22nd top 10 on the Hot 100, moving closer to the record for the most Hot 100 top 10s among women in the chart's almost 54-year history. Madonna leads all female soloists with 38 top 10s (also the most among all acts, including solo males and groups), followed by Mariah Carey and Janet Jackson (27 each) and Whitney Houston (23).
Dating to her first week in the Hot 100's top tier nearly seven years ago (July 16, 2005) with debut single "Pon De Replay," Rihanna's 22 top 10s in that span are the most among all acts. Lil Wayne is second in that stretch with 16. Among women in that time frame, Rihanna boasts twice as many top 10s as her next-closest female competitor, Lady Gaga (11).
The song is also Rihanna's 19th Hot 100 Airplay top 10, pushing her past Lil Wayne (18) for the second-most top 10s since the chart launched in December 1990. Only Carey (23) has more in the chart's history.