Taylor Swift Passes Madonna For Hot 100 Mark
January / 20 / 2013

‘KNEW’ MUSIC: As Taylor Swift bullets at No. 4 (with Airplay Gainer honors) on the Hot 100 with current pop single “I Knew You Were Trouble.,” she debuts another “knew” track: “The Moment I Knew” starts at No. 64. The latter song bows after being released digitally in the iTunes Store and on the U.S. Target-exclusive deluxe physical edition of parent album “Red.” It was previously available only on the set’s Canadian version.

The new “Knew” marks Swift’s 57th Hot 100 entry, pushing her past Madonna and Dionne Warwick for the second-most appearances among women in the chart’s 54-year history. With 73, only Aretha Franklin has more. (Among all acts, the “Glee” cast leads with 205.)

Here’s an updated ranking of the women with the most charted Hot 100 titles:

73, Aretha Franklin
57, Taylor Swift
56, Madonna
56, Dionne Warwick
53, Connie Francis
48, Brenda Lee
44, Mariah Carey
42, Nicki Minaj

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