- Drake and Future's music video for their smash hit Life Is Good has reached over 1 billion views on YouTube
- Drake and Future only dropped the music video for the track in January this year
- The video by the superstar rappers is the first to reach a billion views on the video-sharing app this year
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Drake and Future's Life Is Good music video has hit over 1 billion views on YouTube. It is the first music video to surpass a billion views on the video-sharing app in 2020. The two superstar rappers have just created history.
The video, directed by Director X, was released in January and has reached the milestone in the space of eight months. It is also the first video released this year to hit a billion views. According to reports, this is Drake's fourth video to achieve this and Future's very first.
Drake and Future have always had a good working relationship as they have dropped a couple of songs together before releasing Life Is Good. They also collaborated on Used to This, Where Ya At and Jumpman, among others. The two have great music chemistry and they usually perform together at gigs. Whenever they get in studio, they create nothing but hip-hop hits.
Social media users have shared mixed reactions to the video reaching 1 billion views on YouTube. Check out some of the comments below.
"'Life Is Good' by Drake ft. Future and directed by Director X has reached 1 billion views on YouTube. Making it the first song of the 2020 to do so."
"It’s been 8 months since 'Life Is Good' has dropped featuring both Drake and Future. It is almost at 1 billion views on YouTube! What are your thoughts on the song?"
"An organic hit. Something Pop stans know nothing about."
"This song pops up every time I shuffle a playlist on Spotify or YouTube, it's not like people actually search for the song to listen to it."
"OMG! The king of rap did it again."
"It auto plays most of the time on my YouTube when I’m streaming songs. So I guess it got extra streams from there too."
In other music news, Briefly.co.za reported that Cassper Nyovest took to social media to share his views on Master KG and Nomcebo's record-breaking smash Jerusalema. The rapper believes that the internationally-recognised song will hit a billion views on YouTube.
The Amademoni hitmaker, who is one of the most successful artists in Mzansi, expressed that he is inspired by the success of the single by his country's musicians. It is refreshing to see Cass giving credit where it is due. The song currently has over 113 million views on the video-sharing app.
"Master KG is gonna hit a billion views with Jerusalema!!! That would be so brilliant to witness!!!! So inspiring!!!"
Cassper's fans took to his comment section to share mixed reactions to his post. Some believe that the track can actually hit a billion views because of the support it keeps receiving from international stars. Some tweeps said that is highly impossible.
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