Lil Wayne Ties Multiple Drake Hot 100 Records As ‘Tha Carter V’ Tops Charts
by Aisha Buchanan
Since the release of Lil Wayne’s Tha Carter V, many have been speculating the project’s placement on the charts. According to Billboard, Wayne debuts four songs in the Hot 100 Top 10 peaking at #2. Wayne ties Drake as the only artist to debut four songs in the top 10 simultaneously. He also Ties Drake for most simultaneous entries (22).
Last Week, Tha Carter V, also opened with the second-biggest streaming week ever for an album, with 433 million on-demand audio streams logged for its songs in its first week. The new Oct. 13-dated chart, where Tha Carter V debuts at No. 1, will be posted in full on Billboard‘s websites on Tuesday, Oct. 9.
To many of us, this comes as no surprise. Congrats to Lil Wayne as he continues to end the year off right .