Future’s new album, The WIZRD, debuted at No. 1 on Billboard 200 and has broken a charting record which he had recently shared with Drake. According to Billboard, Future’s album earned the rapper his ninth No. 1 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop charts. With the album hitting No. 1, Future has passed Drake and officially become the most top charting artist on the list in the 2010s.
Before Future surpassed Drake, the two had shared the achievement for both having eight records at No. 1 this decade. Both artists also shared a No. 1 ranking for their collaborative mixtape What a Time to Be Alive, released in 2015. After Future and Drake, four artists share the title of third place. Chris Brown, J. Cole, The Game and The Weeknd each have five records which sat at No. 1 in the past decade.
Future’s nine chart-topping albums began with his 2014 release of Honest . Take a look at a list of Future’s nine record-breaking albums along with the date they reached No. 1:
Honest, May 10, 2014
DS2, Aug. 8, 2015
What A Time to Be Alive, Drake & Future, Oct. 10, 2015
EVOL, Feb. 27, 2016
Future, March 11, 2017
HNDRXX, March 18, 2017
Super Slimey, Future & Young Thug, Nov. 11, 2017
Future & Juice WRLD Present…WRLD on Drugs, Nov. 3, 2018
Future Hndrxx Presents: The WIZRD, Feb. 2, 2019
Future’s The WIZRD currently sits at No. 1 on both the Billboard Top 200 and the Top Rap/Hip-Hop charts.
Listen to “Promise U That” off Future’s The WIZRD.