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Drake’s Scorpion Went Platinum on Its First Day

Drake’s new double-album Scorpion has gone platinum. According to records from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), the 25-track release amassed over one million album equivalent units, earning their platinum distinction on June 29, the same day¬†as its release. The album also broke Spotify’s opening day global record, earning over 130 million total streams within the day. The record also charted at No. 1 in its first day on Apple Music, and broke the single-day streaming record on Amazon Music Unlimited as well. Earlier this week, the Toronto native announced that a CD edition of the album was on the way. Revisit our review of the massive 25-track release here.

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