The song marks his ninth No. 1, five more than his closest competitors.
In the tracking week ending Aug. 20, “Laugh Now Cry Later” earned 69.8 million U.S. streams, according to Nielsen Music/MRC Data.
The song is Drake’s ninth No. 1 on Streaming Songs, which began in 2013. He now has more than double his next-closest competition; Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift and Travis Scott boast four leaders each.
Most No. 1s, Streaming Songs
4, Justin Bieber
4, Taylor Swift
4, Travis Scott
3, Cardi B
3, Juice WRLD
3, Lil Baby
3, Miley Cyrus
“Laugh Now Cry Later” is Drake’s second Streaming Songs ruler in 2020, following three-week No. 1 “Toosie Slide,” which crowned the list from April to May earlier this year.