KENDRICK LAMAR’S🐐 HUMBLE IS NOW THE HIGHEST HOT 100 DEBUT FOR A RAP SONG SINCE 2010. 👏🏽🥇
According to Billboard, Kendrick’s new single is the highest debut for a rap song since 2010 when Eminem’s “Love the Way You Lie” featuring Rihanna also debuted at the #2 position.
The hype for whatever Kendrick Lamar is cooking up next has the world listening to his single “Humble.” enough that it catapulted to the #2 slot on the Hot 100 chart in its first week. The song tallied 111,000 sales and was streamed 49.8 million times.
Another interesting piece of information is that “Humble.” Is actually K-Dot’s highest charting single as a solo artist. He’s hit #1 with an appearance on Taylor Swift’s “Bad Blood” and had two other features crack the Top 10. His previous Hot 100 best was “Swimming Pools (Drank),” which peaked at #17 in 2012.
The internet streets went into a frenzy when he didn’t drop his album on the 7th as promised but we know for sure that this week might just be the week.