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Drake Goes Platinum
Drake Goes Platinum
Drake has plenty to celebrate. The Toronto rapper's If You're Reading This, It's Too Late project has gone platinum nearly six months to the day of its release out of nowhere this past February. The surprise mixtape was initially released for free but then put up for sale on iTunes and Drizzy has sold a total of 1,006,000 copies since its release...
By The Numbers: Nas’ First Six Platinum Albums
By The Numbers: Nas’ First Six Platinum Albums
Nas is credited for dropping arguably the best debut album in hip-hop history with Illmatic. After his classic 1994 release, the Queensbridge storyteller followed up with five more platinum solo albums in a ten-year span, pioneering a run that only Jay Z, Kanye West and Snoop Dogg have matched as the only rappers to claim such an impressive consistent stint, with 'Ye recently joining the ranks aft