Ye’s “I Love It” Featuring Lil Pump Goes Platinum
The Harverd Dropout rapper revealed the news on his IG yesterday, saying the
single went platinum the day the two performed on SNL last weekend, which of course was Saturday.
“WE WENT PLATINUM THE DAY WE DID SNL 💽 IM THANKFUL FOR ALL OF U THANKS TO MY TEAM & SPECIAL THANKS TO YE LUV U GUYS ESSSSKEEEEEETITTTTTT!!,” Pump wrote.
Upon its release, the single & video instantly blew up & shattered records, becoming the biggest global debut for a hip-hop video on YouTube ever. The video garnered 76M views within the first week
which surpasses the record previously set by Childish Gambino’s “This Is America.”
In addition to record-breaking first-week numbers on YouTube, the single has reportedly also garnered over 125M
streams globally across all streaming platforms.