DJ A-Rich Top 3 Trending Stories Of The Day 4/23/2018
- J. Cole is breaking records
J. Cole’s KOD album has broken the Apple Music record for streams in the first 24 hours.
Get this. KOD had 64.5 million streams in the U.S. on its first day of release. That number beats out the previous record holder, Drake’s Views, by 1 million.
7 of the top 10 most-streamed songs in a 24-hour period now come from this J. Cole project.a
What’s your overall opinion of the album?
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2. Kanye West announces new Nas album
Kanye West on Twitter is a manic thing. There’s a lot of things to decipher but some really stick out.
For example on Sunday night, Kanye tweeted that he was producing a Nas album that’s due out on June 15th.
‘Ye also said he was working on an album for Pusha T that will be coming May 25th and Teyana Taylor’s new music to be released on June 22nd.
Kanye also said his solo project is scheduled for June 1st and a collaborative work with Kid Cudi is on the way on June 8th.
Are you excited for Kanye to stop tweeting and just give us G.O.O.D music?
3. Madonna Loses Lawsuit Over Tupac Letter Auction
A Manhattan Supreme Court Judge has ruled that a breakup letter from Tupac to Madonna can be auctioned off.
Madge had sued her former friend, Darlene Lutz, last July to prevent her from profiting off Madonna’s letters, cassette tapes and photos.
Earlier today, Judge Gerald Lebovits ruled that an agreement between Lutz and Madonna caused the Material Girl to forfeit her right to claw back her private items.
Who will buy the letter from the late rapper to his former girlfriend? What could be in it that Madonna wants to keep private?