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Drake’s “Scorpion” Album Destroys First-Day Spotify Streaming Records

July 3, 2018 by Danny M

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Drake Scorpion Album Destroys First Day Spotify Streaming Records

Drake has broken the Spotify record for the biggest opening day streams with a new album. Post Malone held the previous record with 78.7 million plays on his Beerbongs & Bentleys project, but Scorpion ended up having a huge total of 132 million streams on June 29th.

The 6 God‘s “Nonstop” song also had 9.3 million plays worldwide on the first day of Scorpion being released, which has broken another Spotify record for the biggest opening day streams with a new track. J. Cole previously held this record.

On the day of Scorpion being released, the music platform even tweeted that the album was being streamed more than 10 million times per hour, which means it looks like Drizzy will be on track to break Post Malone’s first-week streaming record of 431.3 million plays. Crazy!

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Drake Becomes First Ever Music Artist To Debut 2 Singles In The Top 10 Of Billboard’s “Hot 100” Chart Simultaneously + Surpasses JAY Z

February 12, 2018 by Danny M

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Drake Becomes First Ever Music Artist To Debut 2 Singles In The Top 10 Of Billboard Hot 100 Chart Simultaneously

After going No. 1 with “God’s Plan and breaking records with the first 24-hour streams, Drake has broke yet another record.

Drizzy‘s “Diplomatic Immunity” song, which also appears on his Scary Hours EP along with “God’s Plan“, debuted at No. 7 on Billboard’s “Hot 100” chart.

This means that the 6 God is now the first ever music artist to have 2 tracks debut in the top 10 of the “Hot 100” at the same time, so a big congratulations is in order to him on this amazing achievement!

In related news, Drizzy Drake has also surpassed JAY Z for having the most “Hot 100” top 10 appearances among rappers. JAY previously held the record with 21 entries and now Drake has a total of 22 entries after his 2 new entries.

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Drake Won 13 Awards At The 2017 BBMAs, Breaks The Record For Most Wins At The Show In A Year

May 22, 2017 by Danny M

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Drake Won 13 Awards At The 2017 BBMAs, Breaks The Record For Most Wins At The Show In A Year

Yesterday, Drake broke a new record by taking home 13 awards at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards. Adele held the record previously with winning 12 awards back in 2012.

Out of his 22 nominations, Drizzy won awards in the categories: “Top Billboard 200 Artist”, “Top Hot 100 Artist”, “Top Song Sales Artist”, “Top Streaming Songs Artist”, “Top Rap Artist”, “Top Rap Album”, “Top Rap Tour”, “Top Streaming Song (Audio)”, “Top R&B Song”, “Top R&B Collaboration”, “Top Male Artist”, “Top Billboard 200 Album”, and “Top Artist”.

You can see Drizzy Drake accepting 3 of his awards in clips after the jump below. When accepting the “Top Artist” award, the 6 God brought up his Young Money label-mates on stage with him!

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Drake Breaks Apple Music’s Single-Day Streaming Record With “More Life”

March 22, 2017 by Danny M

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Drake Breaks Apple Music Single Day Streaming Record With More Life

We found out Drake broke Spotify’s most streams in 24 hours record with his More Life playlist yesterday, and now he has broken the same record on another streaming service – Apple Music.

According to The Verge, Drizzy‘s new project was played around 89.9 million times on Apple Music in the first day of it being released.

Congratulations to the 6 God on this amazing accomplishment!

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Drake Has Broken Ed Sheeran’s One Day Streams Record On Spotify With “More Life”

March 21, 2017 by Danny M

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Drake Has Broken Ed Sheeran One Day Streams Record On Spotify With More Life

Just yesterday, it was announced that Drake had broke a Spotify record to become the very first music artist to hit 10 billion streams, and now today it has been revealed he has broken another record on the streaming service.

According to the streaming service, Drizzy‘s More Life playlist was played around 61.3 million times in the first 24 hours, which has broken the previous one day streams record set by Ed Sheeran and his Divide album that had 56.7 million plays in the first day.

Congratulations to the 6 God on this amazing achievement!

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Drake Brings Out Young Thug & Travis Scott During London Show, Offers The Crowd A Refund After Travis Fell & Broke His Stage

February 2, 2017 by Danny M

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Drake Brings Out Young Thug & Travis Scott During His London Show, Offers The Crowd A Refund After Travis Fell & Broke His Stage

For the second London stop of his European “The Boy Meets World” tour in the United Kingdom last night (February 1st), Drake brought out Young Thug and Travis Scott.

While coming out to perform “Goosebumps” live, Travis fell into a hole in the middle of the stage that ended up breaking Drizzy‘s huge globe that we saw on the first London stop.

The 6 God then announced to the crowd that they would all be refunded for the concert and he will do the show free for tonight. You can check out some footage of this after the jump below!

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Drake Earns 13 Nominations At The 2016 AMAs, Breaks Michael Jackson’s 32-Year Old Record

October 10, 2016 by Danny M

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Drake Earns 13 Nominations At The 2016 AMAs & Breaks Michael Jackson 32 Year Old Record

The nominees for the 2016 American Music Awards, which will take place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on November 20th, have been announced.

Drake picked up a total of 13 nominations in the categories “Artist Of The Year”, “Collaboration Of The Year”, “Video Of The Year”, “Favorite Male Artist”, “Favorite Album”, and “Favorite Song”.

You can see who Drizzy‘s competition is to win his awards below. In related news, the 6 God has also surpassed Michael Jackson‘s 11 nomination record at the AMAs that he set all the way back in 1984!

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