Views is the fourth studio album by Canadian rapper Drake. Recording sessions took place from to , with both Drake and his longtime collaborator and record producer 40 serving as the record's executive producers. Views takes influence from West Indian and West African music. Similar to his previous records, the album sees Drake discussing his relationship woes, experiences with betrayal, and celebrations of loyalty and friendship. The album debuted at number one on the US Billboard , with over one million album-equivalent units earned in its first week of release, including , copies, and achieving a then record over million streams. It spent a total 13 non-consecutive weeks at number one on the Billboard , and also became Drake's first number-one album on the UK Albums Chart. All 20 songs from the album charted on the US Billboard Hot , and the album's hit single "One Dance" topped the Billboard Hot for 10 non-consecutive weeks. The album received lukewarm reviews from critics, many of whom found it to be an overlong retread of Drake's previous work. Despite this, it became Drake's most commercially successful album having sold over seven million certified units worldwide. The album's title was first announced as Views from the 6 , as it first appeared from a report in a July article from Billboard.
The song is made for TikTok—not in the offhand sense that the dance Drake describes in its chorus lends itself to imitation, but that he worked on it with popular users of the platform. It was just an idea at the time. It was just the hook and a verse. I came up with this dance. You think you can come up with a dance for this song that I made?
Want to discuss? Please read our Commenting Policy first. A snippet of the track was initially shared to Instagram last week by an influencer by the name of Toosie. In the comment section of the Instagram video, Drake revealed the song was, in fact, his and would be coming soon. Drake really shot a music video just vibing in his mansion making such hard flexes look so subtle pic. Drake put out a video just to remind us how rich this mf is, while he quarantined in his mansion. Me in the comments: We have now seen the museum that you live in and are once again asking you to redistribute your wealth. Cole FaceTime with year-old before he dies of cancer. World Canada Local.