"Scorpion" debuted on the chart the same week Billboard changed how it counts streaming plays. And every single one of its tracks ended up in the Billboard Hot 100, giving Drake a record-breaking 27 songs on the singles chart at the same time, including his features on BlocBoy JB's "Look Alive" and Lil Baby's "Yes Indeed".
Drake's record company, Republic Records, said the 31-year-old musician, who was the biggest seller in 2016, was the first artist to reach one billion plus streams globally across all platforms in one week of release.
As many fans know, Drizzy suggested he would leave Cash Money Records in the album's A-side track "Is There More": "Soon as this album drop I'm out of the deal/In the house playin" D'Angelo, "How Does It Feel?'"
Drake now has a career total of 31 to Jackson's 30 with the late King of Pop's 30th being his appearance on Drake's new single, "Don't Matter to Me".
Drake's new album Scorpion is comfortably topping the NZ Album Chart. It sold 732k copies in the first week with streaming numbers included. There's some complicated math behind them, but what they basically mean is that if an album's songs are downloaded or streamed on services like Spotify often enough, it can boost the album's chart position just like a traditional physical sale would.
The Toronto-based artist "boasts seven songs in the top 10 simultaneously".
The double-album, released on Friday, June 29, 2018, is Drake's eight consecutive album to find a No. 1 spot.
Rewind to April 4, 1954, and the first five songs on the Billboard Hot 100 was dominated, in order, by these tunes from The Beatles: "Can't Buy Me Love", "Twist and Shout", "She Loves You", "I Want to Hold Your Hand" and "Please Please Me".
The success of this mission may set the way for future Russian cargo and crew launches using the same expedited capability. Elon Musk's SpaceX Dragon commercial cargo supplier and Northrop Grumman's Cygnus take several days to reach the station.
Sadly, when a person commits suicide, the risk of their family and friends attempting suicide increases by 65 percent . Love Island star Sophie Gradon's boyfriend has been found dead just three weeks after she passed away .
The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, who officiated their royal wedding on May 19, also presided over the christening. It comes "at the request of Her Majesty's Government", a spokesperson for Kensington Palace said.
Fans of Brazil have shown their displeasure at the exit of the former world champions from the 2018 World Cup . Belgian forward Romelu Lukaku has been described as Thierry Henry's "project" by Goal's Sam Lee.
The match, which took place in the suburbs of Brussels, saw Belgium , in red, draw with France , in white, three-all. But we will be ready because we have an extremely good state of mind, and it is the semi-finals in the World Cup.
Bugatti will charge £4.42 million for each of the 40 Divos that will be made - a heavy premium over the other two models. The Divo is due to be unveiled at "The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering" in Monterey, California on 24 August.
Bilour belonged to an influential political family in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, of which Peshawar is the capital. The ANP, which campaigns against the Taliban, has been a regular target of militants operating in Pakistan's northwest.
The decision could be a big financial hit for some insurers and may lead to higher insurance rates in some cases, critics say. Under the risk adjustment program, insurers with healthier patients pay those with sicker patients.
Tens of thousands of people have been arrested in Turkey in an unprecedented crackdown since the failed coup. The current parliamentary system will end under constitutional changes approved in a referendum a year ago .
Samuel Umtiti's 51st-minute header in the semifinal sent the French into the final, where they will be seeking their second win since 1998.
Sharp Objects: Amy Adams’s new HBO series revealed
The series is supposed to have a total of eight episodes , but HBO has not listed the name or date for Episode 8 yet. What's more, according to the AV/TV Club , there's also some Emmy buzz already surrounding Sharp Objects .
The 'dual-screen' Ticwatch Pro costs $250
It enables lower power consumption as the tech allows the watch owner to switch between FSTN LCD display and an OLED display . As for the rest of the story, the TicWatch Pro has all of the specs you could ask for in a Wear OS device at this time.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 with new S Pen revealed
When the Galaxy S9 Plus was first introduced, it was immediately reviewed and held the top rank at DxOMark . Unfortunately, the leak only shows the front of the device; the back would have told us a lot more.
Scientists Trace 'World's Oldest Colours' From Africa
When they pulverized the fossils to analyze the bacteria molecules, the researchers distilled the colors to find a brilliant pink. Despite being 4.6 billion years old, an explosion of complex life on Earth didn't take place until about 650 million years ago.
Trump told Kavanaugh of pick Sunday
One measure of a judge's influence is how many of his clerks wind up working in the Supreme Court . Elected officials in NY , including Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, Sen.
May stares down Brexit plan backlash as ministers quit
But the mood in Brussels - especially after hearing this afternoon that Boris Johnson too was gone - is far from blasé. Certainly not what would be needed to make Theresa May's proposed third way for Brexit work as she now presents it.
Trump Zings NATO, and EU Chief Zings Back
On the other hand, Trump is right that many countries in the global security alliance come "nowhere close to their 2% commitment". So far, only five countries meet that threshold : the United States, the United Kingdom, Greece, Estonia and Latvia.