Draco (song)

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"Draco"
Single by Future
from the album Future
Released February 21, 2017
Format Digital download
Recorded 2016
Genre
Length 3:45
Label
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s) DJ Spinz
Future singles chronology
"Cold"
(2017)
"Draco"
(2017)
"Selfish"
(2017)

"Cold"
(2017)
"Draco"
(2017)
"Selfish"
(2017)

"Draco" is a song by American rapper Future released as the lead single for his eponymous fifth studio album Future (2017). The song was written by Nayvadius Wilburn and was produced by DJ Spinz. The single peaked at number 46 on the US Billboard Hot 100.

Critical reception[edit]

Sheldon Pearce of Pitchfork described the song as "Future is shooting a starter pistol in the air mid-victory lap".[1]

Chart performance[edit]

"Draco" debuted and peaked at number 46 on the US Billboard Hot 100 a week after release. It is the second highest-charting song taken from the album. On October 19, 2017, the song was certified platinum for combined sales and streaming equivalent units of over a million units in the United States.

Charts[edit]

Chart (2017) Peak
position
Canada (Canadian Hot 100)[2] 62
US Billboard Hot 100[3] 46
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[4] 17

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
United States (RIAA)[5] Platinum 1,000,000double-dagger

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone
double-daggersales+streaming figures based on certification alone

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sheldon Pearce. Draco. Future
  2. ^ "Future Chart History (Canadian Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved April 1, 2017.
  3. ^ "Future Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved April 4, 2017.
  4. ^ "Future Chart History (Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved April 4, 2017.
  5. ^ "American single certifications – Future – Draco". Recording Industry Association of America.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH.