Desiigner has still got the club dancing to his number one U.S Billboard smash hit Panda. The platinum selling single holds the record for the highest number of streams by a rapper over a 7-day period, according to Only Hip Hop Facts. The 19-year old rapper posted an Instagram picture sharing the news with about 200,000 followers. The New York rapper rose to prominence when his hit single was sampled by Kanye West for his album The Life of Pablo,which also broke records with being the first album to go number one with streams.

Life of Desiigner

As fans wonder whether he can become more than a one hit wonder, Desiigner announced the name of his first album – The Life of Desiigner.The rapper, whose real name is Sidney Selby III, has been signed to Kanye West and has access to talented producers such as Mike Dean, who increases the chances that the young MC continues to produce quality music.

Several artists have remixed his hit song, includingT-Pain, Uncle Murda, Fabolous, Dave East, Lupe Fiasco, Meek Mill, Lil' Kim, and Maino.

Adrien Broner also made a remix dissing Floyd Mayweather and the money team.A Spanish remix was released by Puerto Rican artists Almighty andCosculluela. The song, using the beat produced by Menace, charted in Billboard Hot Latin Songs.Last month, the rapper shot a video for Panda, which featured Kanye West driving a white BMW X6.

Comparisons to Future

Many Kanye fans suspected that it was Future who was featured in The Life of Pablowhen it was exclusive of Tidal and didn’t show the names of the featured artist.

Selby III has been criticized for sounding too similar to Future. On the other hand, some defend the young rapper’s likeness due to the nature of his voice and his youth. The young rapper recently went to prom with his friends and it’s only right that Desiigner pulls up to his former school as a number one selling artist. The new artist's net worth will be in the millions at this early stage in his career, due to publishing and performing.

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