Marc Anthony makes chart history in America

July 4th, 2013 11:21pm EDT

Marc Anthony Marc Anthony has made history at the top of the Billboard Hot Latin Songs chart by becoming the first artist to score more than eight weeks at number one with a single for 13 years.

The singer's Vivir Mi Vida has held the top spot for nine weeks, but he has another 11 weeks to go to match Son By Four's A Puro Dolor, which spent 20 weeks at number one in 2000.

No Me Ames, Anthony's duet with his ex-wife Jennifer Lopez, spent seven weeks at the top of the charts in 1999.

Meanwhile, Natalie Cole's gamble in recording an all Spanish-language album has paid off - Natalie Cole En Espanol has shot to the top of the Top Latin Albums chart in America.

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