Drake’s “Hotline Bling” Crosses 150K US Sales Mark

Drake’s new single “Hotline Bling” officially crossed the 100,000 US sales mark during the August 14-20 tracking week.

It officially crossed the 150,000 mark during the August 21-27 frame.

According to Nielsen Music, “Hotline Bling” drove 43.6K paid downloads during the recently concluded sales week. Up 13% from the previous week’s mark, the tally brought the song’s US cume to 152.1K.

“Hotline Bling” officially arrived on July 31. It is receiving a formal Republic Records push at the rhythmic radio format.

Written by Brian Cantor

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