Biggest Opening Day Streams on Spotify for Rap Albums This Decade

Biggest Spotify Openings for Rap Albums

Rap’s Biggest Bangers: Unveiling the Decade’s Most Streamed Openings

Spotify, the music giant, has spoken! We’re diving into the hottest rap albums that crushed streaming records on their debut day. Hold tight, because these numbers are fire.

  • Drake takes the crown: “Certified Lover Boy” blasts onto the scene with a whopping 153 million streams. Clearly, the world couldn’t wait for Drizzy’s latest.
  • Travis Scott’s “UTOPIA” lands in second: 129 million streams prove La Flame’s got the fans hype. This album was a trip, no wonder it set Spotify on fire.
  • J. Cole’s “For All The Dogs” and Kendrick’s “Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers” follow close: Cole’s wisdom and Kendrick’s raw emotion racked up 109 million and 100 million streams, respectively. Deep bars, deep love.
  • Kanye’s “Donda” and Juice WRLD’s “Legends Never Die” keep it real: Kanye’s experimental masterpiece and Juice’s posthumous legacy brought in 95 million and 75 million streams. Respect to the legends.
  • The list keeps on burning: J. Cole’s “The Off Season,” Lil Wayne’s “Pink Tape,” Eminem’s “Music To Be Murdered By,” and more all sizzle with streams. Each track a banger, each album a statement.
  • Newcomer “American Dream” makes a splash: 42 million streams and counting! This fresh voice is taking the scene by storm. Watch this space.

Rap’s reign is clear

Streaming numbers tell a story. From Drake’s dominance to the rise of new stars, rap continues to conquer the digital music world. One thing’s for sure: the beats are hot, the rhymes are sharp, and the fans are hungry. So crank up the volume and let the music do the talking.

Bonus: Check out the full list for more mind-blowing stats. Who knows, your next favorite rapper might be just a click away!

Streams (Millions)AlbumArtist
153Certified Lover BoyDrake
129UTOPIATravis Scott
109For All The DogsJ. Cole
100Mr. Morale & The Big SteppersKendrick Lamar
98Her LossDrake & 21 Savage
95DondaKanye West
75Legends Never DieJuice WRLD
62The Off SeasonJ. Cole
53Pink TapeLil Wayne
51Music To Be Murdered ByEminem
45Dark Lane Demo TapesDrake
44Eternal AtakeLil Uzi Vert
42American Dream (NEW)(NEW)
36Heroes & VillainsPop Smoke
36SFTSAFTM (Pop Smoke)Pop Smoke
35Almost HealedRod Wave
28Pink Friday 2Nicki Minaj
27Hall Of FamePolo G
26Whole Lotta RedPlayboi Carti
26Come Home The Kids Miss YouJack Harlow
24It’s Only MeLil Durk

This list showcases the immense popularity of rap music on Spotify and the undeniable impact some albums have on their release day. From Drake’s chart-topping dominance to the rise of exciting newcomers like “American Dream,” the future of rap on Spotify seems bright and full of surprises. So keep your ears peeled, hit that shuffle button, and discover your next favorite rap banger!

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