George Strait has just reached a new chart milestone. The singer’s latest single, “The Weight of the Badge,” is at number 56 on the “Billboard” Country Airplay chart, making it his 100th entry on the chart.
George is now the first and only artist to have 100 entries on the Country Airplay chart. Of those songs, 61 have landed in the Top Ten, which is also a record. He’s also had 26 number ones, which ties him for third with Alan Jackson and Blake Shelton, with Kenny Chesney holding the record with 30.
As for the overall number, George has got ten more than the artists in second place, Garth Brooks and Chesney.