Lady Gaga Tops Dance Club Songs With 'Til It Happens to You'
Originally a ballad, the track rules clubs, marking her 14th leader on the list.
Lady Gaga lands her 14th No. 1 on Billboard's Dance Club Songs chart as "Til It Happens to You" jumps 2-1 on the Jan. 23 list. The coronation lifts the diva into a solo share of 10th place for the most No. 1s in the chart's nearly 40-year history; Madonna leads with 46 (see below).
Gaga wrote her new No. 1 with Diane Warren for the film The Hunting Ground, which examines sexual assault on college campuses. The track was transformed from its original ballad form into a club anthem via approximately 30 remixes, including from Dave Aude, Tracy Young and Dirty Pop.
Dating to the Dance Club Songs chart's Aug. 28, 1976, inception as a national survey, here's an updated look at the acts with the most No. 1s:
19, Janet Jackson
17, Mariah Carey
16, Jennifer Lopez
16, Kristine W
15, Katy Perry
15, Donna Summer
14, Lady Gaga
13, Whitney Houston
13, Enrique Iglesias
13, Kylie Minogue