Drake’s Certified Lover Boy debuted atop the Billboard 200 by knocking Kanye West’s Donda down to #2.
Certified Lover Boy opened with 613,000 equivalent album units, the best first-week numbers of 2021.
It is also the biggest sales week for any project since Taylor Swift’s Folklore collected 846,000 first-week units in 2020.
With 715 million on-demand streams, Certified Lover Boy only trails Drake’s Scorpion on the all-time list of best streaming weeks for an album.
Scorpion pulled in 746 million streams in 2018.
Drake also has 9 of the top 10 songs on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.