Debut tops Billboard Hot 100 after historic Fortnite premiere
Travis Scott and Kid Cudi’s new collaboration “The Scotts” enters the Billboard Hot 100 at No. 1, following its premiere last weekend during the record-breaking one-of-a-kind Fortnite in-game experience. The track is available via Cactus Jack, Epic, Wicked Awesome.
The first release from the two artists as a group, “The Scotts” marks the third time Travis Scott has reached No. 1 on the Hot 100 following 2018’s “Sicko Mode,” and 2019’s “Highest In The Room,” while also becoming the first time Kid Cudi has reached the No. 1 spot on the Hot 100 chart.
“The Scotts” debuted No. 1 on Apple Music in the US, No. 1 on Spotify US and Global Charts, and earned the biggest global Spotify streaming debut of 2020. The track’s No. 1 debut on Spotify Global Chart makes this Travis’s second Global No. 1 debut after last year’s triple-platinum “Highest In The Room.”
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