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Surprising bands with NO Billboard Top 100 #1's

Surprising Artists Who've Never Had a #1 Hit

Artists who've never had a #1 hit on the Hot 100 include One Direction, the Backstreet BoysNirvanaBruce SpringsteenGreen Day, and Metallica.

Some of the biggest artists in the world have never had a #1 hit on the Hot 100. Here are some that might surprise you:

1.  One Direction. They did get to #2 with "Best Song Ever"  and Zayn Malik and Harry Styles have hit #1 as solo artists.

2.  Shania Twain.  "You're Still the One" hit #2, and that was her peak.

3. Missy Elliott. Her biggest hit was "Work It", at #2.

4.  R.E.M. Their biggest hit was "Losing My Religion", which made it to #4.

5.  Metallica. Surprisingly, "Enter Sandman" only made it to #16. But "Until It Sleeps"made it to #10.

6.  Green Day.  "Boulevard of Broken Dreams" has been their biggest hit so far, at #2.

7.  Pearl Jam. Their biggest hit was a COVER:  "Last Kiss" made it to #2.

8.  Demi Lovato. She's only made it to #6, thanks to "Sorry Not Sorry".

9.  Bruce Springsteen. His highest charter made it to #2. Any guesses what it was?  "Dancing in the Dark".

10.  The Backstreet Boys.  "Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)" was a #2 hit for them.

11.  Sheryl Crow.  "All I Wanna Do" only made it to #2.

12.  Nirvana. Hard to believe, but "Smells Like Teen Spirit" only made it to #6.

13.  Imagine Dragons.  "Radioactive" was only a #3 hit.

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