According to the Billboard Hot 100 stats, the track drew 93 million U.S. streams and 125,000 downloads sold within the week ending Aug. 13, based on Nielsen Music/MRC Information, probably the most for any song ever in its first week of release. It surpassing Ariana Grande’s 85.3 million first-week streams for ‘7 Rings’ that she amassed back in February 2019.
The track “WAP” became the Cardi B’s third No. 1 on Streaming Songs and fourth on Digital Song Sales. Megan Thee Stallion scores her second No. 1 on each chart. On 7th Aug, Cardi B released the brand new colorful music video named ‘WAP‘ featuring the popular rapper, Megan Thee Stallion.
“WAP” begins with essentially the most weekly streams for music in 2020, besting the 77.2 million for Roddy Ricch’s “The Box” (Jan. 25). Additionally, it scores the second-greatest streaming week amongst songs by girls overall, slightly below the 93.8 million that Grande’s “Thank U, Next” logged in its fifth frame on Streaming Songs (Dec. 15, 2018), following the premiere of its official video.
Cardi B & Megan Thee Stallion‘s ‘WAP’ Break First-Week Streams
The brand new track ‘WAP‘ marks, Cardi’s first new track as a lead artist since 2018’s track, “Money” and 2019’s track “Press.” the track is Megan’s fourth single for 2020, following on from ‘Diamonds’ with Normani, ‘FREAK’ with Tyga and ‘B.I.T.C.H’.
This year, Meg released the new album Suga, and also released her new hip hop track called ‘Girls In The Hood.’