A Billion Cheers for Post Malone’s White Iverson: Allen Iverson Joins the Celebration
“White Iverson”: A Hip-Hop Triumph
In the ever-evolving world of hip-hop, reaching a billion streams on Spotify is a monumental achievement. Post Malone has achieved this feat with his Allen Iverson-inspired debut single, “White Iverson.” This marks the 10th song by the Texas-born artist to reach this milestone.
“White Iverson” Hits the Billion Mark
Filming at London’s O2 Arena, Post Malone marked this occasion by joining Spotify’s exclusive “Billion Club.” His joy was palpable as he expressed, “It feels super cool that the song does connect with people, and I’m just happy to bring joy into anyone’s life when I can.”
Allen Iverson’s Proud Acknowledgment
Allen Iverson, the legendary basketball player who inspired the song, joined in the celebration. He proudly stated, “Congrats on 1 billion Spotify streams. The whole world loves this song, and I’m honored to be a part of it. Keep that same form, Post.”
And check out a ranking of the songs from Malone’s hit album Beerbongs & Bentleys.
Background: Post Malone and Allen Iverson
Post Malone’s unique blend of hip-hop and other musical elements has made him a standout artist since his debut. White Iverson, released in 2015, was a tribute to Allen Iverson, one of basketball’s most iconic and controversial figures. Iverson’s style and attitude on and off the court have significantly impacted the sport’s culture, making him a fitting muse for this hit song.
“White Iverson”: A Song for the Ages
What are your favorite Post Malone songs? With White Iverson joining the billion-stream club, it’s clear that Post Malone’s influence in hip-hop continues to grow, and the world is listening.
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