Kendrick Lamar reaches a new milestone with his latest album “Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers”.
Kendrick Lamar’s brand new album “Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers” has now reached a new milestone as the project surpassed 1 billion streams on global Spotify. The album is 2nd highest streamed project on Spotify that was released this year, the first being Bad Bunny’s “Un Verano Sin Ti”.
Kendrick Lamar – Mr. Morale has just surpassed 1 billion Spotify streams!
2nd highest streamed 2022 studio album from a rapper on Spotify (Bad Bunny is No. 1)
— Hip Hop By The Numbers (@HipHopNumbers) August 29, 2022
The project was released in May, and it was Kendrick Lamar’s final album through the TDE label. It was a double disc project with 9 tracks on each side, and guest appearances from SUmmer Walker, Ghostface Killah, Kodak Black, Taylour Paige, Blxst, Baby Keem, Tanna Leone and more.
The album debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200 chart, opening with 295,000 album-equivalent units that consisted of 35,000 album sales and 258,000 streaming units, with 343.02 million on-demand streams.
On the first day of release, the project was streamed over 100 million times on global Spotify, which was the fourth biggest ever on the platform.