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Cardi B breaks Taylor Swift's Apple Music record

Cardi B breaks Taylor Swift's Apple Music record

Cardi B is a new artist, but she already beating out veterans like Taylor Swift for streaming records.

SZA appears on "I Do", a fan favorite off Cardi's debut album Invasion of Privacy. The album had over 100 million streams on the service, setting a new record for first-week streams by a female artist. Invasion of Privacy is now Apple Music's fifth-most streamed album ever worldwide.

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However, it's worth noting that Swift's album "Reputation" wasn't available on Apple Music until three weeks after it initially came out.

Cardi was born and raised in the Bronx, New York and first came to attention for documenting her career as a stripper on social media.

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Without even being prompted, Denzel started rapping some of the most memorable lines from one of Cardi's biggest hits. Invasion of Privacy is now the fifth most-streamed album on Apple Music, surpassing The Weeknd's Starboy and Ed Sheeran's Divide. "It's gonna be insane because it's what I like", she told Apple Music Beats 1 during a recent interview.

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