Limited Mix have made history as the main girl band to rack up 100 weeks in the Officials Singles Chart top 10.
The ‘Confetti’ hitmaker – comprised of Leigh-Anne Pinnock, Jade Thirlwall, and Perrie Edwards – discipline yet every other historic file with the release of this week’s Legit Singles Chart on Friday (30.07.21), as they’ve now had songs within the top 10 for additional weeks than some other girl group in UK chart history.
‘Heartbreak Anthem’, the band’s tune with Galantis and David Guetta, positioned at number seven this week, earning the group their 100th week in the top 10 across all of their releases.
Leigh-Anne told their followers thru OfficialCharts.com: “Wow! It’s amazing, and we attach now no longer have performed this with out you guys. You never fail to blow us away – you are upright incredible and we wouldn’t be here with out you. Thanks.”
A collective 100 weeks in the top 10 a long way exceeds some other girl group in UK chart history, with their closest competitors being Girls Aloud on 61 weeks, adopted by iconic Motown group The Supremes at 59 weeks, Sugababes at 57 weeks, and pop legends Spice Girls on 50 weeks.
For Limited Mix – who’ve been previously done by fourth member Jesy Nelson prior to her departure last 365 days – the historic success comes upright about a months after they additionally turned the main girl group ever to win Only British Group on the BRIT Awards.
In their acceptance speech on the time, they said: “It’s now no longer easy being a feminine in the UK pop industry. We’ve seen the white male dominance, misogyny, sexism, and absence of fluctuate. We’re proud of how we’ve stuck together, stood our ground, surrounded ourselves with robust girls folk, and are now using our voices better than ever.
“The true fact that a girl band has never obtained this award in actuality does communicate volumes. So this award isn’t upright for us, it’s for Spice Girls, Sugababes, All Saints, Girls Aloud, the total incredible, incredible feminine bands … this one’s for you. So thank you BRITs, and we hope it’s likely you’ll per chance also just have an amazing night time.”