News

Drake’s latest album fastest selling this year

Drake’s latest album fastest selling this year

DRAKE ON TOP: The rapper, seen here during a performance in Miami earlier this month, has the fastest-selling album in the U.S. Photo: Associated Press

Drake’s latest album, “Nothing Was The Same,” has surpassed the 1 million mark in sales in the U.S. in just six week.

That makes it the fastest selling record to achieve the milestone this year.

Jay Z’s “Magna Carta… Holy Grail” previously held the honor at 12 weeks.

Drake’s latest effort has consistently been among the top digital downloads since its release.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Salaita Sues U of I Over Rescinded Job Offer

Fresh
university illinois

A professor who lost a University of Illinois job offer over his profane, anti-Israel Twitter messages has sued.

in Local

Springfield Man Shot Near King and Stuart

Fresh
gun

Another Springfield man has been shot, but is expected to be okay.

in Local

Bill Would Prohibit Legislative Leaders From Holding Outside Employment

Updated
state_capitol_3

If it looks like a conflict, that's bad enough for State Rep. Scott Drury (D-Highwood).

in Local

War on Poverty: Illinois Scores “Mediocre”

poverty2

Proportion of income devoted to rent is a problem