Drake Battling for No. 1 on Charts
Written by B87FM on May 3, 2020
Drake is vying for No. 1 on subsequent week’s charts.
The rapper’s shock mixtape Darkish Lane Demo Tapes is placing up large numbers since its launch on Friday. In accordance with HITS Each day Double, the 14-track set is anticipated to maneuver 230-255,000 equal album models in its first week, of which 18-23,000 are in album gross sales.
However nation legend Kenny Chesney is scorching on Champagne Papi’s heels together with his newest album Right here and Now, which is on observe to do 220-235,000 models in its first week. Of that quantity, a whopping 210-220,000 are from conventional album gross sales.
Drake seems to have a slight edge with streams at the moment projected to high 275 million, however Chesney is shut behind because of a live performance ticket bundle.
On Friday, Drake dropped Darkish Lane Demo Tapes, a precursor to his sixth studio album, due this summer time. The venture consists of “some leaks and a few joints from SoundCloud and a few new vibes,” together with collaborations with Chris Brown, Future, Playboi Carti, and Younger Thug.
Last numbers gained’t be launched till subsequent Sunday. In the meantime, YoungBoy By no means Broke Once more is anticipated to high this week’s Billboard 200 together with his mixtape 38 Child 2.