Drake Becomes 1st Artist To Hit #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 Solely From Streams

With ‘God’s Plan’ hitting number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, Drake has broken several records, [he] has become the first artist ever to hit number 1 on the Hot 100 based solely on streams, according to a press release from his label, Republic Records.

The song amassed 68 million U.S. on-demand streams in the first week (82.4 million overall) which was enough for a number 1 spot on Hot 100. It also sold 126k digital copies.



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