His out-of-the-blue 'If You're Reading This It's Too Late' zooms in atop the Billboard 200 with the second-largest sales week of the past year.

The surprise release of drake's new album, If You're Reading This It's Too Late, is the closest the music biz has come to properly "pulling a Beyoncé" since the diva herself put out her sneak-attack self-­titled album in December 2013. The hip-hop star's new effort arrived without warning exclusively at digital retailers on the evening of Thursday, Feb. 12 and debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with 535,000 copies sold in the week ending Feb. 15, according to Nielsen Music.

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