Blueface Scores First HipHopMagz Hot 100 Entry With ‘Thotiana’

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The observe additionally debuts within the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart’s prime 40.

Los Angeles-based rapper Blueface (actual title: Jonathan Porter) makes his first look on the Billboard Hot 100 chart (dated Jan. 26), as "Thotiana" debuts at No. 75.

Blueface drew buzz starting final 12 months thanks partly to his high-pitched voice, which followers have likened to cartoon character Courage the Cowardly Dog. A collection of memes took off on YouTube, with clips of his music soundtracking the cartoon.

"Thotiana," launched on Blueface/Fifth Amendment/eOne, additionally debuts at No. 35 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart and marks Blueface’s first observe to attain a Billboard chart. It bows with 10.four million U.S. streams and 1,000 downloads offered within the monitoring week ending Jan. 18, in response to Nielsen Music.

Blueface additionally scales the Billboard 200 albums chart, as his debut mixtape Famous Cryp jumps 162-108, up 30 p.c to eight,000 equal album items earned.

He concurrently ranks at No. 34 on the Emerging Artists chart (after reaching No. 33 every week in the past).