Drake Ties JAY-Z’s Billboard Chart Record With ‘Her Loss’

Drake has found himself in exclusive company with JAY-Z once again after getting another no. 1 album thanks to Her loss, his joint effort with 21 Savage.

According to a report from Billboard, Drizzy is now tied with Hov for the most No. 1 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart among rappers with 14 entries per

Drake is a perfect 14-for-14 going back to his big debut album Thank me laterwhich dropped in 2010 as JAY-Z’s streak began with his third solo effort Vol. 2… Hard Knock Lifein 1998.

Some albums are not included for both men, but they still tied for most entries as rappers on the list. JAY-Z’s collaborative album with Beyonce, Everything is lovedebuted at No. 1 on the 2018 R&B/Hip Hop Albums chart.

Featuring Drake, the 2009 Young Money compilation album We are young money took no. 1 spot on Billboard’s Top Rap Albums chart. So technically, JAY-Z and Drake are tied with 15 entries each. piece, and the only other artist with more than them on the Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums chart is The Temptations with 17 entries.

The Toronto megastar also extends his reign on the Hot R&B/Hip Hop Songs chart thanks to “Rich Flex,” which debuted at No. 1. With that chart position, Drake now has 26 entries on the chart, putting more space between himself and runners-up Aretha Franklin and Stevie Wonder, who each have 20 entries.

Drake isn’t considering retiring from music anytime soon

If that wasn’t enough, Drake made history when Her loss also placed eight songs in the Top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100, making him the first artist in history to achieve the feat twice. He has previously won eight of the top 10 places with last year Certified Lover Boy.

All of the record-breaking news comes amid yet another visual treatment for the album, this time for opener “Rich Flex,” which dropped Wednesday (November 16). The music video uses footage from a video camera which Drake has been seen walking around with over the past few months.

The grainy VHS-style footage finds the 6 Gods out at restaurants and partying with a group of A-list friends, such as NBA stars Kevin Durant and DeMar DeRozan, his Her loss collaborator 21 Savage and more.

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