Drake takes Apple Music record from Kanye for most-streamed album launch

Drake’s latest album, “Certified Lover Boy” has broken multiple records on Apple Music within the first 24 hours of being available to listen.

The sixth album from the Canadian rap artist and singer went live on Apple Music on September 3, and was quick to make an impact with listeners. Not long after becoming available for listening, the album “Certified Lover Boy” became a record-setter for the year, in multiple ways.Drake broke the record for most-streamed album in 2021 in under 12 hours, Apple told Billboard on Friday, though a final count for the 24 hours has yet to be confirmed. The album takes the record briefly held by Kanye West, with his much-delayed “Donda” managing 60 million streams in the first 24 hours after launch.

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