Apple Music Reports Scorpion Has Been Streamed 170 Million Times On It’s First Day
Scorpion has earned the most streams in a single day, on any streaming service, according to Apple Music, who report 170 million streams of the album in 24 hours. The double album, which is 25 tracks in length, saw release Friday at midnight.
It has been reported that the album earned approximately 132 million streams on Spotify in its first day based on charts, though Spotify has yet to official number themselves.
Those numbers put it above Post Malone ‘s previous Spotify record of 78 million opening day streams. It was reported that Drake’s album was earning 10 million
streams per hour at some point over the 24-hour stretch.
Drake’s previous album, or “playlist,” as he deemed it, More Life, was Apple Music’s most popular release of 2017.