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Nicki Minaj matches a milestone mark on the Billboard Hot 100, as she ties Aretha Franklin for the most total appearances among women in the chart's 58-year history. 78 (on the chart dated March 18) with "Make Love," with Gucci Mane, upping her count to 73 career Hot 100 entries, matching Franklin's career output.Here is an updated count of the female soloists with the most charted Hot 100 entries dating to the ranking's Aug. Franklin's span on the Hot 100 stretches from 1961 to 1998.Franklin is said to have sent a "lengthy fax" at the beginning of the week before calling reporters about a "libellous statement" Warwick allegedly made at Houston's funeral, which took place five years ago.
Franklin saw Warwick last week at the Tribeca Film Festival's premiere of mentor Clive Davis' documentary, "Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives," and she also performed. When asked if she wanted an apology from Warwick, she said: "I don't care about her apology, at this point it isn't about an apology, it's about libel." She added: "We've never been friends and I don't think that Dionne has ever liked me." Franklin once covered Warwick's hit "Walk on By," and, more famously, "I Say A Little Prayer." When asked for comment, Warwick's representative Angelo Ellerbee said: "She will not dignify a response to the statement made by Aretha Franklin." The Associated Press contributed to this report.Franklin said Warwick tried to talk to her backstage. Aretha Franklin has accused Dionne Warwick of lying about her at Whitney Houston's funeral, it has been reported.Blige40, Janet Jackson40, Diana Ross Notably, and in line with the collaborative nature of hip-hop, Minaj has been credited as a lead artist on 29 of her Hot 100 entries and featured on 44; Franklin has boasted lead billing on all 73 of her Hot 100 hits (with much of her career predating years in which featured credits became common). leads with 207 charted Hot 100 titles, followed by Lil Wayne (133) and Drake (132).Franklin and Minaj now share 10th place among all acts for the highest total.