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First Week Sales For Drake’s “VIEWS” Album, Physical Copy In Stores Today

May 6, 2016 by Danny M

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First Week Sales For Drake VIEWS Album, Physical Copy In Stores Today

Republic Records have revealed that Drake‘s new album, VIEWS, has sold around 1.2 million units (from digital sales and streaming), as well as been streamed over 250 million times worldwide since it’s release last week (April 29th).

In related news, the physical version of Drizzy‘s VIEWS project is available to purchase in stores and online today. Even though the album is only available exclusively on iTunes and Apple Music, it will be available on the other streaming platforms next week (May 13th).

Congratulations to Drizzy Drake on going Platinum with VIEWS in the first week of release! What is your favorite song off the album?

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Drake To Host & Perform On “Saturday Night Live” This Month

May 5, 2016 by Danny M

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Drake To Host & Perform On Saturday Night Live This Month

NBC have revealed that Drake will be hosting and performing live on the May 14th episode of Saturday Night Live.

Drizzy has previously been the host and musical guest on SNL in 2014, as well as 2011.

I wonder which song(s) off VIEWS Drizzy Drake will perform?

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Drake Has Made His Very First Appearance On “The Forbes Five” List

May 5, 2016 by Danny M

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Drake Has Made His Very First Appearance On The Forbes Five List

Drake has made his very first appearance on “The Forbes Five” list, which shows who are currently the wealthiest artists in hip-hop, by coming in at #5.

To compile the Forbes Five list, we follow the same procedures used to calculate our list of the world’s billionaires: looking at past earnings, valuing current holdings, leafing through real estate records and talking to analysts, attorneys, managers, venture capitalists and some of the moguls themselves to find the details.

According to Forbes, Drizzy has a net worth of $60 million, due to his music, touring, and deals with Apple, Nike, and Sprite.

The other 4 rappers that came above Drizzy Drake on Forbes’ annual list were: Diddy, Dr. Dre, Jay Z, and Birdman!

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Drake Performs “Pop Style” & “One Dance” Live At Ryerson University, Announces New Music On The Way [Video]

May 4, 2016 by Danny M

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Drake Performs Pop Style & One Dance Live At Ryerson University, Announces New Music On The Way

On May 1st, Drake made a surprise appearance at Ryerson University’s “6-cents” concert in Toronto, Canada, which was hosted by DJ Esco. If you were a student at Ryerson, it only cost you six cents to watch the show.

You can watch some footage of Drizzy performing “Pop Style“, “One Dance“, “Back To Back“, and “Summer Sixteen” live at the concert after the jump below. After he performed “Back To Back“, the crowd also started to chant “fuck Meek Mill”.

Before leaving the stage, Drizzy Drake let the crowd know that he will be releasing new music soon even though he has just dropped his VIEWS album: “Just because VIEWS came out it doesn’t mean there’s not new music on the way!”

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Christina Milian – Liar [Acoustic Video]

May 3, 2016 by Danny M

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Christina Milian Liar Acoustic Video

Christina Milian dropped a visual of her singing an acoustic cover of her “Liar” song yesterday, which was possibly wrote about Lil Wayne.

You can check it out in the clip after the jump below and if you have not yet seen the official music video for “Liar“, click here to watch it!

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A Sneak Peek Of J Nez & Shanell’s “Uh Huh” Music Video

May 3, 2016 by Danny M

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Sneak Peek Of J Nez & Shanell Uh Huh Music Video

In this post, you can watch a preview of J Nez‘ upcoming “Uh Huh” music video featuring Shanell.

Tone! directed the visual that was shot last summer in Atlanta, Georgia.

The official video will premiere tomorrow, so check back to YoungMoneyHQ.com then to check it out!

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Drake Sells Over 630,000 Copies Of “VIEWS” In One Night, Projected To Go Platinum In First Week

May 1, 2016 by Danny M

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Drake Sells Over 630,000 Copies Of VIEWS In One Night, Projected To Go Platinum In First Week

During his VIEWS album listening party at LA VIE nightclub in Toronto, Canada on April 29th, Drake revealed to the crowd that he got a text message telling him he had sold 630,000 copies of his latest album in just one night.

It’s also looking very possible that Drizzy will Platinum in the first week with VIEWS as Chart News tweeted the project is looking to do between 1 million in sales, but 1.2 million with streaming.

Do you think Drizzy Drake will go Platinum in the first week with his new album?

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