- Taylor Swift
- 36 total number
- United States ()
As of 22 June 2019, Taylor Swift (USA) had shaken off the competition to crown Billboard’s Artist 100 chart for a total of 36 weeks.
Swift first reached No.1 on 6 September 2014 and spent her most recent week at the summit on 16 December 2017. She racked up 12 consecutive weeks at the top from 8 November 2014 to 24 January 2015 – the longest unbroken run at No.1.
Drake (31 weeks at No.1), The Weeknd (15), Ariana Grande (13), Justin Bieber (11), Ed Sheeran (11) and Adele (10) had also amassed double-digit weeks in pole position as of 22 June 2019.
The Artist 100 chart launched on 19 July 2014, ranking acts based on US radio airplay, sales, streams and social activity, resulting in a "multi-dimensional ranking of artist popularity". Trey Songz (aka Tremaine Neverson) topped the first chart.