Special Report

Famous Musicians Who Never Topped the Billboard Hot 100

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James Brown
> Top 10 Hits: N/A
> Total songs on The Hot 100: 90+
> Highest rated song on The Hot 100: I Got You — #3
> Released in: 1986

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Jimi Hendrix
> Top 10 Hits: 0
> Total songs on The Hot 100: 7
> Highest rated song on The Hot 100: All Along The Watchtower — #20
> Released in: 1968

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Jody Watley
> Top 10 Hits: 7
> Total songs on The Hot 100: 14
> Highest rated song on The Hot 100: Looking For A New Love and Real Love — #2
> Released in: 1987 and 1989

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Johnny Cash
> Top 10 Hits: 1
> Total songs on The Hot 100: 42
> Highest rated song on The Hot 100: A Boy Named Sue — #2
> Released in: 1969

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Journey
> Top 10 Hits: 6
> Total songs on The Hot 100: 25
> Highest rated song on The Hot 100: Open Arms — #2
> Released in: 1982