After crushing Spotify’s record for first-day album streams and beating out J. Cole, Post Malone has once again surpassed another milestone with his sophomore album Beerbongs & Bentleys. This time around, the rapper has outperformed the platform’s first week streaming record, according to a Tweet by Spotify.
He's done it again.@PostMalone's 'beerbongs & bentleys' has broken the first week streaming record both globally (411,816,710) and in the U.S. (236,500,546) https://t.co/55Q4EGK0NL pic.twitter.com/oV5PXGb41s
— Spotify (@Spotify) May 5, 2018
What’s impressive is that he not only topped the charts in the U.S. with over 236 million streams, but also the global record for Spotify at over 411 million listens. The recent album was also certified platinum just a few days after its release.