Lifted on the backs of the Offset-assisted ‘No Drama,’ ‘Me So Bad’ (featuring French Montana and Ty Dolla $ign), and the Future-enlisted ‘Faded Love,’ the nonperformance of the cuts on the Hot 100 seemed to be a precursor to the commercial failure of their parent set.
Against all odds and with the support of her patient fan base, T went to chart battle last week with ‘Joyride’ and was initially expected to shift 5-7k by the tracking week’s end (as we reported here). Unfortunately, refreshed reports indicate she did not even meet industry analysts’ lowest expectations.
‘Joyride’ First Week Sales (Pure): 4,710
‘Joyride’ First Week Sales (SPS): 9,800