THE BIGGEST ARTIST OF 2017: POST MALONE
NEW SINGLE “rockstar” FEATURING 21 SAVAGE DEBUTS #1 ACROSS ALL STREAMING PLATFORMS WITH 65 MILLION STREAMS FIRST WEEK
STONEY 40 CONSECUTIVE WEEKS AS TOP 10 STREAMING ALBUM
Artwork by: Bryan Rivera, Travis Brothers, and Dario Alva
NEW YORK, NY (September 26, 2017) – Post Malone has officially emerged as Hip-Hop’s biggest bona fide “rockstar!” The new single from the multiplatinum chart-topping Dallas, TX artist—“rockstar” feat. 21 Savage (produced by Tank God & Louis Bell)—is the “#1 Song Worldwide,” setting a new streaming record. It shattered Apple Music’s one-week record total for a single song with 25 million streams worldwide and 22.5 million U.S. streams.
As the biggest single debut of 2017, “rockstar” skyrocketed to #1 in more than 20+ counties worldwide. Among its many accolades, “rockstar” holds down #1 on US Spotify, Global Spotify, US Spotify Viral, and Global Spotify Viral charts. It debuted #1 on the iTunes Overall Top 200 and Top Hip-Hop/Rap Songs Chart in addition to trending #1 in search. At Apple Music, it’s #1 Overall and #1 Hip-Hop/Rap. Moreover, it remains #1 on US Soundcloud and Global Soundcloud. In just one week, it generated 65 million streams. With no radio airplay, it debuted Top 10 on the Shazam US Charts.
Internationally, it continues to break records. Post joins a prestigious group of “only six artists to hit #1 on the UK Spotify Chart in the first 5 days during 2017.” In Canada, “rockstar” has achieved “the all-time highest first-week streaming debut in Canada with 4.7 million streams.”
As “rockstar” takes off, his RIAA Platinum-certified full-length debut Stoney achieves a 24% sales increase and vaults back into the Top 10. This marks its 41st week in the Top 25 of the Billboard Top 200 and 41st consecutive week as a Top 10 Streaming Album since its December 2016 release.
“rockstar” is available at all digital retailers via Republic Records. Get it HERE.
Post is currently on the road, headlining his sold-out Stoney Tour which features Smokepurpp as support. Check out the full itinerary below.
Post’s debut album, the 2016 powerhouse RIAA Certified Platinum debut Stoney, has made Post Malone the MOST STREAMED NEW ARTIST with over 3 Billion Streams globally. Tracks include his first Hot 100 Top 10 entry “Congratulations” [feat. Quavo] (5x-Platinum), the breakout “White Iverson” (4x-Platinum), “Go Flex” (Platinum), and “Too Young” (Platinum). Moreover, the multiplatinum Dallas maverick continues to consistently hold down a spot in the Billboard Top 200.
September 26 - Boulder, CO - Boulder Theater
September 27 - Salt Lake City, UT - Complex
September 29 - Portland, OR - Roseland
September 30 - Seattle, WA - Showbox Sodo
October 03 - San Francisco, CA - Warfield
October 04 - San Diego, CA - Observatory
October 05 - Las Vegas, NV - Brooklyn Bowl
October 07 - Phoenix, AZ - Marquee
October 10 - Albuquerque, NM - El Rey
October 11 - Oklahoma City, OK - The Criterion
October 14 - Mexico - Elusion Festival
October 17 - Miami, FL - Revolution
October 18 - Orlando, FL - Venue 578
October 22 - Nashville, TV - Marathon Music Works
October 24 - Dallas, TX - Bomb Factory
October 25 - Austin, TX - Stubb's
October 26 - Houston, TX - House of Blues
October 29 - New Orleans, LA - Voodoo Festival
October 31 - Atlanta, GA - Centerstage
Post Malone ft. 21 Savage “rockstar” Links:
Apple Music: https://PostMalone.lnk.to/rsDL/applemusic
Google Play: https://PostMalone.lnk.to/rsDL/google-play
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