Drake’s Seizes #1 Spot For Latest Album ‘Views’


(AllHipHop News) Drake has a reason to celebrate this week.

After finally releasing his highly anticipated fourth album Views last month, the release has earned more than 1,075,494 sales (which includes streams) in it’s opening week.

According to Hits Daily Double, the album made over 860k in traditional sales, while also making a little over 220k in streams. Drake went to Instagram to celebrate his recent achievement.


Views broke a number of records during its debut week. Not only was it Drake’s high sales ever, but it was the highest week of sales from a male artist since Justin Timberlake’s project The 20/20 Experience dropped in 2013.

The rapper’s album has also been certified platinum, a feat that only four other Hip-Hop albums were able to achieve in their opening weeks.