Crazy numbers: The Phenomenon of Kanye West and Ty Dolla $ign's 'Vultures'

Since its premiere on streaming platforms on February 10th, "Vultures" by Kanye West and Ty Dolla $ign has been causing quite a stir. Despite its initial release date of January 19th being postponed, the delays have proven inconsequential given the remarkable success this collaboration has enjoyed. It marks a triumphant moment for both artists in the realm of rap.

Even prior to the album's official release, anticipation was running high. Tickets for the album's listening party sold out within a mere seven minutes, setting the stage for the fervor that ensued upon the release of "Vultures." Featuring sixteen tracks with collaborations from the likes of Freddie Gibbs, Quavo, Playboi Carti, Travis Scott, Lil Durk, Chris Brown, and more, Kanye West and Ty Dolla $ign have delivered a stellar album. Within just 24 hours of its release, the album garnered an impressive 56 million streams, propelling it to the top spot in 100 countries. Independently released on Kanye West's label, YZI, the album quickly propelled him to the position of the most streamed artist globally on Spotify within a single day.

However, this success is merely the beginning for "Vultures" Following the model set by French rappers like PLK and UZI, Kanye West and Ty Dolla $ign have opted to unveil the album in three parts. The second installment is scheduled for release on March 8th, followed by the final part on April 5th, heightening anticipation among fans worldwide.