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BTS Has Now Spent 11 Weeks at No. 1 on the Artist 100

'Dynamite' holds in the Hot 100's top five.

BTS rises 2-1 on the latest Billboard Hot 100 chart (dated Oct. 24), reigning as the top musical act in the U.S. for an 11th total week.

The group extends its record for the most weeks spent at No. 1 on the chart among duos/groups. The act also passes Adele and Billie Eilish for the eighth-most weeks logged at the summit, dating to the chart's 2014 start.

Most Weeks at No. 1 on Artist 100
41, Taylor Swift
31, Drake
20, The Weeknd
14, Post Malone
13, Ariana Grande
12, Justin Bieber
12, Ed Sheeran
11, BTS
10, Adele
10, Billie Eilish

BTS rules the Artist 100 as its first Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 "Dynamite" ranks at No. 5 on the latter list, with 31.2 million radio audience impressions, 12.4 million U.S. streams and 44,000 downloads, according to Nielsen Music/MRC Data. The track tops Digital Song Sales for an eighth week, rises 21-18 on Streaming Songs and pushes 26-22 on Radio Songs.

The Artist 100 measures artist activity across key metrics of music consumption, blending album and track sales, radio airplay, streaming and social media fan interaction to provide a weekly multi-dimensional ranking of artist popularity.

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