Downloadrecord in US voor single Flo Rida

27-02-2009 @ 10:30

Poe Boy/Atlantic recording artist Flo Rida has made history with his blockbuster new single, “Right Round,” shattering the all-time one-week digital single sales record previously held by his own game-changing debut, “Low" featuring T-Pain, not to mention marking the highest digital single debut ever.

The track – featured on the Miami-based MC’s hugely anticipated new album, “R.O.O.T.S.” – has sold over 636,000 downloads. What’s more, “Right Round” has broken the record for most downloads sold in the first week of release, set just last week by Eminem’s current #1 hit, “Crack A Bottle" feat. Dr. Dre and 50 Cent.

”The track currently ranks at #1 on the SoundScan Digital Song Chart, iTunes, Amazon, and Rhapsody. “Right Round” is the #1 most streamed song at MySpace with over 25 million streams to date. The album follows Flo Rida’s internationally successful debut, “MAIL ON SUNDAY,” “R.O.O.T.S.” sees Flo Rida joining forces with an extraordinary array of A-list collaborators, featuring artists like Nelly Furtado, Ne-Yo, and Pleasure P, and including production from Jim Jonson, Dr. Luke, Eric Hudson, Mike Caren, and DJ Montay, who produced “Low.

Flo Rida has proven equally popular abroad, with “Right Round” breaking digital single sales charts in Canada this week, An energetic and charismatic live performer, the MC has toured the globe nearly non-stop in recent months, with numerous sold-out shows in Canada, France, Germany, Japan, Sweden, Australia, New Zealand, the Philippines, and the UK.

De single ´Right Round´ is vanaf nu ook als download verkrijgbaar in Nederland.
´Right Round´is afkomstig van het nieuwe album ´R.O.O.T.S.´
`R.O.O.T.S.´ ligt vanaf 10 april in de winkels.

(warner music)