“Jimmy Cooks” racked up 42.2 million streams, and 6,000 downloads sold in its first week, marking Drake’s 11th No. 1 single on the chart and second after “Wait for U” with Future and Tems this year. The song is 21 Savage’s second No. 1 single following “Rockstar” with Post Malone in 2017.
“11 11 that stat line is gods work,” Drake wrote, “Blessings.”
Drake’s Honestly, Nevermind will debut on top of the Billboard 200.
The debut makes Drake the fifth act with more than 10 No. 1 albums, trailing The Beatles with 19, JAY-Z with 14, Bruce Springsteen with 11, and Barbra Streisand with 11.
The album has the fourth-largest streaming week for an album in 2022, and the highest-streamed single on the album is “Jimmy Cooks,” featuring 21 Savage.
Drake launched his new album with the video for the single “Falling Back.”
The video shows the wedding of Drake with multiple women and includes appearances from Tristian Thompson and Drake’s mom, Sandi Graham.