Is Kanye West the Michael Jackson of his generation?
Although Yeezy’s location in the background books is nonetheless TBD, he just passed the King of Pop on the Billboard songs charts.
With his attribute on ScHoolboy Q’s That Component. West scored his 40th prime forty song, passing Michael Jackson at 39, Billboard reported Monday. West now has the tenth most prime forty hits by a male artist, trailing his contemporaries Chris Brown (42), Jay Z (45), Drake (53) and Lil Wayne (69). And to grow to be the male artist with the most leading 40 hits, he’ll have to defeat Elvis Presley’s whopping 80 songs. View the video for ScHoolboy Q and West’s That Component under (warning: explicit language):