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SCOTTSDALE, AZ - JANUARY 31: Drake performs at the Bootsy Bellows Pop Up event on January 31, 2015, in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Johnny Nunez/Getty Images)

If You're Reading This, Drake's Whole Mixtape Is Charting Right Now

2015 is going way up for Drake.

It's been another week since his surprise mixtape If You're Reading This It's Too Late dropped on Feb. 13, selling 500,000+ copies he sold his first week.

Though there are various views on the rapper's latest project, the charts don't lie. Drizzy has a record-breaking 21 tracks charting on the Hip Hop/R&B Billboard chart as you read this, and 17 of them include the entire Too Late tape. See below:

No. 4 - "Only," Nicki Minaj, featuring Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown
No. 5 - "Truffle Butter," Nicki Minaj, featuring Drake & Lil Wayne
No. 9 - "Energy"
No. 16 - "Tuesday," ILoveMakonnen, featuring Drake
No. 17 - "Legend"
No. 19 - "10 Bands"
No. 22 - "Blessings," Big Sean, featuring Drake
No. 23 – "Know Yourself" (Debut)
No. 26 - "No Tellin'"
No. 27 - "Preach," featuring PartyNextDoor
No. 28 – "6 God" (Debut)
No. 29 - "Used To," featuring Lil Wayne
No. 32 - "Now & Forever"
No. 34 - "6 Man"
No. 38 - "Jungle"
No. 39 - "Star67" (Debut)
No. 40 – "Madonna" (Debut)
No. 42 - "Company" Featuring Travis Scott" (Debut)
No. 43 - "Wednesday Night Interlude" featuring PartyNextDoor (Debut)
No. 45 - "6PM In New York"
No. 49 - "You & The 6" (Debut)

ALSO SEE: Review: Drake’s ‘If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late’ Will Do… For Now

Great things come in multiples for the 6 God. Other than Drake's debut collaboration with Canadian label Roots for a new OVO varsity jacket, he also has a new documentary coming down the pike called Drake's Homecoming: The Lost Footage, which features clips and exclusive interviews from his 2009 show at Toronto's Sound Academy.

The flick will stream in only 350 select movie theaters on March 19 so be sure to cop your tickets here before it's too late.—Olivia Jade Khoury

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