Lil Baby is the Grammy-nominated rapper who released his album, My Turn in 2020. Dominating the charts this year, he becomes the first rapper of 2020 to be RIAA-certified double platinum.
Lil Baby First Rapper Of 2020 To Reach 2X Platinum Status
Being the only artist to reach the status of Double Platinum in 2020, the rapper’s album, My Turn is #1 in both streaming and selling in the U.S.
His successful young catalog has reached 20 Billion streams globally and he’s only been around since 2017.
Most recently, Lil Baby released a music video for Forget That which features Rylo Rodriguez.
Other milestones achieved by this rapper, according to The Source –
- graced the cover of Rolling Stone
- named Vevo’s Top Performing Hip-hop Artist of 2020
- tied Prince and Paul McCartney for Billboard Hot 100 hits
- saw his February #1 release of My Turn return to the top of the Billboard 200 three months later, and
- spent 5 weeks at #1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart (tying Taylor Swift for most weeks atop the list in 2020)
It seems all uphill for this rapper. At just 25 years old, he has only been in the game for about 3 years. We’ll be listening.