Bruce Springsteen lands his 10th #1 album with Wrecking Ball, which allows him to both tie and surpass Elvis Presley. These two legends now share the record for most #1 albums by a male rock solo artist. So, in what way does Springsteen surpass Presley? Springsteen has lived to see all 10 of his #1 albums. Only Presley's first nine #1 albums (from 1956's Elvis Presley through 1973's Aloha From Hawaii Via Satellite) occurred in his lifetime. The 10th, Elv1s: 30 #1 Hits, came 25 years after his death.
Two artists have had even more #1 albums than The Boss and The King. The Beatles lead the pack with 19 #1 albums. Jay-Z is in second place with 12.Read More »from Week Ending March 11, 2012. Albums: Bruce And Elvis