The 50 Best Albums of 2018 Awards Ceremony Category Result Ref. The album's promotion on the streaming service attracted some controversy from its subscribers for what they perceived to be excessive promotion, with Drake appearing in most of the service's editorial , including ones which he had nothing to do with, such as those for electronic dance music and even gospel music. Following the release of the album, Drake also embarked on his second co-headlining tour with , , which began on August 10, 2018, in. Here's hoping this is just a small sampling of the Scorpion-themed merch that we'll see when Drizzy embarks on his upcoming tour later this summer. Type Drake in the top right search bar. Scorpion is a consisting of 25 tracks. After Scorpion varsity jacket, is now allowing fans to create a personalized Scorpion tour jacket at his official.
Archived from on July 9, 2017. Two days before release, Scorpion was confirmed to be a , Drake's first, after a promotional billboard alluded to the format. The double album consists of a -oriented side and an -oriented side, the two genres that Drake focuses on. With the release of his latest double album, , the 6 God delivered as much. Prior to the album's release, Drake became engaged in a rivalry with American rapper. While Drizzy might have just released a double-sided album with 25!! It's expected to move close to a million units in its first week, which would be the biggest debut of 2018 thus far.
The album earned 34,000 album-equivalent units in the second week, marking the third highest sales week in 2018. It's a bleak and tiring place to spend time, and one can only hope that Drake himself gets weary of it soon, too. In its first day of release, Scorpion broke 's one-day global record for album streams with 132. The record itself is jam-packed with the quintessential Drake you know and love——and, of course, there's corresponding merch. .
A series of billboards promoting the album surfaced in Toronto on June 22, while a trailer for the album was released on June 26. Now, Drake has come through with some potentially massive news. Select Platinum in the Certification field. Various celebrities were photographed in the jacket, including actress , and Atlanta Hawks guard , to name a few. Title Writer s Producer s Length 1.
The jackets are expected to be shipped out in about three weeks, according to Drake's. Although debuting at number one, the album serves as Drake's lowest first-week pure sales of his career, selling 692,000 less pure copies than , and 66,000 less than. It was released on June 29, 2018, by , and. The album earned 335,000 album-equivalent units in the second week, logging the biggest second week performance for any album since 's in December 2015. The album spent five consecutive weeks on the top of the Billboard 200 so far. In the third and fourth sales weeks Scorpion earned 260,000 and 184,000 album-equivalent units respectively, marking the first album to spend the first four weeks at the top of the Billboard 200 in two years, since Drake's previous studio album Views in 2016.
It's unclear if the jackets will also be available at shows, but most likely they won't be embroidering on the spot, so if you need your name on there, you'll need to hit the web store. Archived from on July 3, 2018. Select albums in the Format field. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Condé Nast. In the past, the exclusive jackets were only gifted to Drizzy's close friends and business associates. Which is about as exclusive as it gets. It remained atop the chart for a second week.
It also broke 's single-day record with 170 million streams, breaking Drake's own record set with. The album features guest appearances from and as well as posthumous appearances from and , and additional vocals by a variety of artists, including , , and. Drake knows exactly what his fans want: catchy hip-hop songs, lyrics that double as clever Instagram captions, and exclusive-as-hell merchandise. In Drake's home country of Canada, Scorpion sold 70,000 in its opening week. Archived from on July 9, 2018.
On certain tracks he raps like he has something to prove, on others it's like he has nothing. Scorpion finally addressed the rumor, and later Drake admitted to having a son named Adonis with French model Sophie Brussaux. Archived from on July 26, 2018. It is executively produced by Drake himself, alongside frequent collaborator and manager Oliver El-Khatib, and features production from 40, alongside a variety of producers, including , , , , , , , and Noel Cadastre, among others. Its first disc is primarily , whilst its second disc has been described as and. It serves as Drake's eighth number-one album in the country.