The news was provided by industry vet Steven Victor.
‘Donda’ became his fastest album to reach one billion streams on Spotify.
The record is officially Kanye West’s fastest album to reach one billion streams on Spotify, according to new statistics from Chart Data.
‘West is still one of the most influential pop stars of the century,’ writes the New York Times.
‘Donda’ – named after Kanye’s late mother –is now his third UK No.1 record, following 2007’s ‘Graduation’ and 2013’s ‘Yeezus.’
The visual stars West himself as well as Kim Kardashian.
The album received a surprise release on Sunday.
The album features appearances from The Weeknd, Roddy Ricch, and more.
Kanye will hit Soldier Field in Chicago on August 26.
Following two nights at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Kanye is heading to Soldier Field for a third musical preview on August 26.
The rapper's much-anticipated new album will drop this Friday, July 23.