Following Future’s reign on top, it’s now Drake’s turn to dominate the top of the Billboard charts.
On March 20th—two days removed from releasing his More Life
album mixtape playlist—Drake broke even more Spotify and Apple Music records, with the former reporting the project pulling in more than 61M streams, while the latter reported 89.9 million streams in just a 24 hour frame.
Now, according to HDD, More Life will claim the top spot on Billboard’s Top 200, having pushed over 500,000 units since the project’s release on March 18th, marking his seventh number one album to debut on the Billboard 200, tying him with both Eminem and Kanye West and trailing behind JAY Z’s thirteen number ones.
More Life also bested Drake’s previous release, VIEWS which totaled 163,000 streaming equivalent units compared to the former’s 257,000 units.