Drake continues to smash music industry records. Billboard has reported that the ‘MORE LIFE’ playlist (album) has set a new streaming record. ‘MORE LIFE’ sold 505,000 equivalent album units in its first week! A crazy total of 257,000 of those units came from online streaming platforms.
Drake also broke his own record. The streaming total for ‘MORE LIFE’ tops the previous record, Drake’s ‘VIEWS’ album. That one debuted with 163,000 streaming units.
Also, ‘MORE LIFE’ is Drake’s seventh album to debut at number 1. It is also got the biggest sales week for any album since ‘VIEWS’ sold over 1 million album units in its first week.
Yup. Life is pretty good for this guy.