Only 12 hours after its release, Tyga’s latest studio album, Legendary, has been certified gold by the RIAA. The album features surprise collaborations with Lil Wayne, Bazzi, J Balvin, Chris Brown, Blueface, Swae Lee, Gunna, and Boogie. In addition to the dropping Legendary, Tyga also released the video for his J Balvin/Chris Brown single, “Haute,” which has received more than eight million views in only 48 hours.
With over 21 million monthly listeners on Spotify, the 29-year-old rapper has taken the hip hop world by storm over the last few years. In addition to releasing music as a solo artist, Tyga has collaborated with Marshmello, Post Malone, YG, Tory Lanez, Ally Brooke, Sheenseea, and more. In addition to having one of the biggest songs of the summer, “Taste” received a BET Nomination for Best Collaboration. The single also broke into the top 10 on the Hot 100 chart.
The BET Award nominee is kicking off a huge summer with appearances all over the world. In the continuation of his week’s worth of Legendary launch events, Tyga will be performing his new music at 1Oak in Los Angeles on Saturday, June 8.