Rapper / Actor / (underwear) Model, Lil Dicky made his late night TV debut with a performance on CONAN last night. Accompanied by special guest Rich Homie Quan, the emcee performed “$ave Dat Money” from his chart-topping debut album, ‘Professional Rapper.’ The video for “$ave Dat Money” is nearing 24 million views and the track has broken the Top 20 at Urban Radio and Top 25 at Rhythm.
2015 was a breakout year for the Philly native, who topped multiple charts with his debut album ‘Professional Rapper,’ surpassing fellow rappers such as Future, Migos, Drake, and others in weekly album sales. ‘Professional Rapper’ became the #1 Rap Album, #1 Independent Album, #1 Digital Album, #1 Comedy Album, #2 R&B / Hip Hop Album, and #3 Top Current Album. The album also peaked at #1 on iTunes (overall) and Google Play, landing Dicky his first spot on The Billboard 200 chart at #7. The album has received a wide range of critical acclaim from Hip Hop tastemakers like XXL and HipHopDX, to mainstream outlets like Entertainment Weekly, Billboard, and Buzzfeed. Lil Dicky closed out the year with a 4-page spread in Newsweek and a feature in XXL’s winter issue.
‘Professional Rapper’ includes the aforementioned song as well as 15 additional tracks with featured guests including Fetty Wap, Snoop Dogg, T-Pain, Rich Homie Quan, Brendon Urie from Panic at the Disco, Hannibal Buress, Jace from Two-9, and Brain. ‘Professional Rapper’ is available now on iTunes.