Future’s latest album Future Hndrxx Presents: The Wizrdhas debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart making it the most popular album in the country at the moment. The previous high for streams by the rapper stood at 124.3 million in 2018 for his collab with Juice Wrld, Wrld on Drugs.
With his new album, Future has marked his largest streaming week for an album. The project has moved 126,000 equivalent album units in its first week out, according to Nielsen Music. That tally included 15,000 in album sales. The LP generated 143.6 million on-demand audio streams according the XXL.
Following in the footsteps of Elton John, Future has become the second artist to reach six no.1’s in just under three years and six months, these albums included DS2 (2015), What a Time to Be Alive (2015), Evol (2016), his self-titled album (2017) and Hndrxx (2017).
The albums lead single “Crushed Up” has also helped the rapper tie Taylor Swift for the most Billboard Hot 100 Hits.