Olivia Rodrigo has been thrilling since the first single of her career. She was also known as the star of Disney shows Bizaardvark and High School Musical: The Musical: The Series. Now, she’s kicking off 2021 with a No. 1 hit. Her debut single, “driver’s license,” broke Spotify records for most daily global streams of a non-holiday song twice last week, and it rocketed directly to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart this week.
Reports according to Billboard shows that the song earned 76.1 million on-demand streams in its first week of availability, the highest one-week total since Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion’s “WAP” last August. It’s the biggest debut streaming week for a single in history. It also earned 38,000 digital downloads and an impressive number of radio streams, setting it up for an easy ascent to No. 1.
Driver’s license is the first single from Rodrigo’s upcoming EP.