Drake Makes Billboard History
Written by B87FM on November 14, 2022
Drake isn’t any stranger to creating historical past. The Canadian rapper has been identified for breaking boundaries since stepping on the scene in 2009. On Monday, Drake scored one other feat because of his Her Loss album with 21 Savage.
Drizzy grew to become the primary artist in historical past to occupy at the least eight spots within the Scorching 100 prime 10 concurrently on two events. A number of tracks from his 2021 album Licensed Lover Boy are nonetheless standing robust within the prime ten. As for Her Loss, the 21 Savage assisted mission debuted at number one the charts. The 16-track joint album earned a complete of 404,000 equal album items in its first week.
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Her Loss additionally marks the largest opening week for a hip-hop/R&B album in 2022 thus far. Additionally it is the fourth-largest streaming week for any album in historical past. The critically acclaimed album didn’t come with out much controversy. Her Loss obtained numerous backlash on account of a few of Drake’s lyrics that triggered listeners.
On the tune “Center Of The Ocean,” he took a shot at Serena Williams husband, Alexis Ohanian. The 6 God rapped, “Sidebar, Serena, your husband a groupie/He declare we don’t bought an issue however/No, boo, it’s such as you comin’ for sushi.” Ohanian took to social media to answer the diss. “The rationale I keep profitable is as a result of I’m relentless about being the best possible at no matter I do,” he wrote. “Together with being the very best groupie for my spouse and daughter.”
Megan Thee Stallion additionally responded to a possible diss about her on the album. “This bitch lie ‘bout getting pictures however she nonetheless a stallion,” Drake rapped on Circo Loco. Megan obtained a lot help from activists following the alleged diss. She additionally responded in a not-so-subtle tweet. “Cease utilizing my capturing for clout,” she tweeted. “Since when tf is it cool to joke abt ladies getting shot.”
As for Drake’s response, he has opted to maintain mum following the criticism. Share your ideas beneath.