Whew! Certified Lover Boy seems to be doing what it’s supposed to! The album was released soon After midnight on Friday. In the time since then, Drake’s new tracks have led him to set two record breaking records. According to Billboard, the Toronto rapper Earned Apple Music record For “Most Streamed Album in a Day”.
Not only that, the streaming service also told Billboard that Drake is now the “most streamed artist” in 24 hours, at least for the year so far. Billboard reports did not specify how many streams CLB received. However, the 21-track project was a hit among social media users all day long.
As previously reported, one of the points of focus was R.Kelly’s writing credit for “Certified Lover Boy”. There appears to be a split among fans over the singer’s presence on Project Drake as he battles extortion charges along with 14 core acts including kidnapping and sex trafficking. According to Hot New HipHop, credit comes from a Sample of used kelly In the song “TSU”. The sample drawn from the question is said to be R. Kelly’s “half a baby.”
The project arrived after a few delays earlier this year. In January, his release was suspended to devote his energy Recovering from knee surgery and rehabilitation. Fans expected the album’s fall last summer, but June, July, and August half passed without an album. Then, he revealed in an Instagram comment on August 16, that he had contracted Covid-19.
About a week ago, Drake Raised the album With an announcement it acquired ESPN’s SportsCenter midway through the broadcast. The video showed a glitch and showed a cartoon that read “CLB September 3rd”. Follow this trick by confirming the release date on his Instagram feed. He shared the album cover with the full album name and the album’s dropping date on September 3. It features 12 pregnant woman emojis in different colors of skin and clothing.
Then after a few days, Billboards have started appearing Across the United States and Nigeria. Each artist featured on the album was listed, in part, on the billboard displayed in their respective hometowns. The list of features includes: Jay-Z, Future, Young Thug, Lil Baby, Giveon, Ty Dolla $ign, Travis Scott to name a few.
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