Kendrick Lamar's "Humble." Has Highest Hot 100 Debut For Rap Song Since 2010

The hype for whatever Kendrick Lamar is cooking up next has the world listening to his single “Humble.” enough that it catapulted to the #2 slot on the Hot 100 chart in its first week. The song tallied 111,000 sales and was streamed 49.8 million times.

According to Billboard, this is the highest debut for a rap song since 2010 when Eminem’s “Love the Way You Lie” featuring Rihanna also debuted at the #2 position.

“Humble.” is K-Dot’s highest-charting single as a solo artist. He’s hit #1 with an appearance on Taylor Swift’s “Bad Blood” and had two other features crack the Top 10. His previous Hot 100 best was “Swimming Pools (Drank),” which peaked at #17 in 2012.

As April 7 came and went, Kendrick fans patiently (or not) wait for his next album, expected Friday (April 14).