Kendrick Lamar’s “Humble” Lands At No. 2 On Billboard’s Hot 100 Chart

Who isn’t hyped about the return of Kendrick Lamar? The wordsmith has been unleashing new material as of late and has us all listening and wanting more. Today the word on the e-streets is that Kendrick Lamar’s “Humble” Lands At No. 2 On Billboard’s Hot 100 Chart.

The wordsmith released his latest single on March 31st, unleashing a potent and fitting new music video as well. The video garnered 40 million plays on YouTube and nearly as many on Spotify as well. Those numbers along with radio play has helped the song debut at No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100. It also becomes the highest debut for a rap song since Eminem’s “Not Afraid” in 2010. Kendrick looks to keep things going as we all patiently await his upcoming album coming this Friday, April 14th.


Icon of hip-hop culture and a pivotal part of the MTV News team, Sway has been a staple of the music-news arena for more than a decade. From giving Eminem, Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac their very first radio airplay on his local show in the mid-’90s to providing television viewers with their first good look at some of today’s hottest celebrities in music, film, fashion and sports. Sway has been there for some of music and the world’s biggest moments.

Copyright © 2017. Sway's Universe.

To Top