Fetty Wap confirmed to perform at MTV movie awards
Rising star Fetty Wap earns his first gold plaque for the breakout single “Trap Queen” [300 Entertainment]. The track was just certified gold by the RIAA for digital sales in excess of 500,000. Since its release, the song has quickly become a phenomenon, sparking the New Jersey rapper’s meteoric rise to prominence.
“Trap Queen” recently vaulted to the Top 10 of Billboard’s Hot 100 chart soaring to #6, while the cinematic music video has received over 31 million YouTube views and counting. It’s the #1 most streamed song in the US, holding #1 on Billboard’s Hot Rap Songs chart, #2 on Billboard’s Hot R&B/Hip-Hop chart and is the #7 song on iTunes. That success continues to translate at radio too. It just seized the #1 spot at urban radio— clinching the top in multiple markets across the country.
What’s more, Fetty Wap is confirmed to perform “Trap Queen” at the MTV Movie Awards, airing live April 12 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT from the Nokia Theater L.A. Live in Los Angeles, CA.
Fetty Wap is everyone’s favorite new artist. Rihanna declared her fandom to i-d magazine, while Kanye West has invited Fetty Wap to perform with him on stage and continues to proclaim his support. USA Today dubbed him an “On The Verge” artist, while Billboard, Rolling Stone, The Guardian, and many others have all profiled him in-depth. Meanwhile, at SXSW, he turned up the crowds at showcases for Pandora, Rolling Stone, Samsung and more.
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