Drake Strikes Platinum With NWTS


(AllHipHop News) Drake’s Nothing Was The Same has exceeded platinum sales in under two months since it was released.

The Grammy award winner sold 38,274 this week, taking it over the top, according to Hits Daily Double. Jay Z’s Magna Carta Holy Grail is the only other 2013 rap CD to sell platinum.

NWTS dropped on Sept. 24, and moved an impressive 658,000 units in the first week.

The album even leaked to the internet about week before it formally dropped.