Playboi Carti’s Whole Lotta Red Debuts #1 Album On The Billboard 200 Chart
THE CHRISTMAS DAY RELEASE MARKS HIS FIRST #1 ALBUM ON THE CHART
LISTEN TO WHOLE LOTTA RED HERE
Playboi Carti has officially landed his first #1 album on Billboard’s 200 Chart with Whole Lotta Red—listen to it here! The album, released on Christmas day, sold 100,000 units and received 160 Million global streams within its first week. In addition, Whole Lotta Red trended #1 upon its release on Twitter, and tracks from the album held 3 out of the top ten trending spots at YouTube including #1 upon release.
Alongside the album, Playboi Carti dropped the official video for “M3tamorphosis” ft. Kid Cudi. The video, directed by Nico Ballesteros, has already garnered over 4 Million views.
Whole Lotta Red features 24 tracks with appearances by rap superstars Future, Kid Cudi and Kanye West. This is Playboi Carti’s second studio album, following Die Lit which was released in 2018 and debuted at #3 on the Billboard 200 chart. It has clocked a staggering 1.6 Billion streams for its tracks to date.