Nicki Minaj’s buzz cut ‘Yikes’ is set to have her detractors saying just that when they see the Billboard Hot 100 this week.
The single was released to generate attention for the rapper’s next studio album and is now exceeding expectations on the Billboard Hot 100 thanks to numbers generated by her US fans.
Here they are:
The track spends its opening week at #23 with 123,000 units sold making it the fastest selling Rap releases of the year and one of the fastest moving songs to be released by an artist from any genre.
With this, the song becomes the highest-selling digital single of the week, crushing releases unveiled by Eminem, Justin Bieber, Quavo, Roddy Rich, The Weeknd, Meek Mill and Justin Timberlake.