Beyonce Tops Spotify Global Chart For 1st Time Ever With "Texas Hold ‘Em."

Beyonce's "Texas Hold ‘Em" is continuing to dominate the charts.

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Beyonce has reached the top of the Global Spotify Charts for the first time in her illustrious career. Her newest single, "Texas Hold ‘Em," notched her the No. 1 placement with the chart's latest edition. She dropped the song back on February 11, during the Super Bowl. It serves as a lead single to her upcoming eighth studio album, Act II. It also marks the start of her highly-anticipated venture into country music.

In addition to dominating the Global Spotify Charts, Beyonce also became the first Black woman with a number-one country song in history after debuting atop Billboard's Hot Country Songs chart. On the Billboard Global 200, it debuted at number four. She dropped the song alongside another single, "16 Carriages," which peaked at number nine on Billboard's Hot Country Songs chart.

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Fans celebrated the success of her single on the Global Spotify Chart on Twitter. "This is great being that she came from an era where you had to go in the store & buy. A lot of the new artists would be nothing without Spotify streams," one fan noted. Another wrote: "27 years into her career… the way she survived physical, digital and streaming era like this is some legend sh*t."

Beyonce Rises To No. 1

Act II will be Beyonce's first solo album since 2022's Renaissance. She's yet to reveal any more details about the project's release. Be on the lookout for further updates on Beyonce on HotNewHipHop.

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Cole Blake is currently an Editor at HotNewHipHop based out of Brooklyn, New York. He began working at the site as an intern back in 2018 while studying journalism at St. John’s University. In the time since, he’s graduated with a bachelor's degree and written extensively about a wide range of topics including pop culture, film & television, politics, video games, sports, and much more. He’s also covered music festivals such as Gov. Ball and Rolling Loud. You can find him publishing work for HNHH from Monday to Wednesday or on weekends. On the sports front, Cole’s a passionate NBA and NFL fan with his favorite teams being the Indianapolis Colts and Los Angeles Lakers. He also roots for the Yankees whenever he finds himself at Yankee Stadium or the Red Storm when in the company of other SJU alumni. His favorite hip-hop artists are billy woods, Earl Sweatshirt, Cam’ron, MIKE, and Mach-Hommy.