Ariana Grande's Thank U, Next has the biggest stream week in pop history

Ariana Grande's Thank U, Next has the biggest stream week in pop history

In case you needed a reminder, Ariana Grande's Thank U, Next is hot property. 

The album, which was released on 8 February worldwide, is Grande's fourth Number 1 album, despite her last album, Sweetener, only being released in August of 2018. The quick turnaround seemed to do well for business though, as Thank U, Next has officially become the album with the biggest streaming week in pop music history. What exactly does that mean? Simply put, the album has had the most streams in a single week for a pop album, ever, beating previous records set by the likes of Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran and Beyoncé.

The album also has the largest streaming week for any album by a woman, beating out Cardi B's Grammy-winning Invasion of PrivacyThank U, Next has the ninth-largest streaming week for an album overall, and the eighth-biggest debut week. Drake’s Scorpion remains the streaming record-holder among all albums, with 745.9 million audio streams registered in its debut week.

Stream Ariana Grande's Thank U, Next below.