Future on Why Tems is credited as a featured artist on “Wait For U”

Just days after “Wait For U” debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, Future took to Twitter to reveal why Tems, who is sampled on the song, is credited as a featured artist. .

“As soon as I heard the @temsbaby sample on @atljacobbeatz instantly connected to my soul,” Future wrote. “Even though Wait for u is a sample and not an original recording, I still featured @temsbaby if you weren’t familiar with his work. Thanks Tems.

Earlier this week, “Wait For U” debuted atop the Hot 100, giving Tems its first No. 1 on the chart, and Future its second, while Drizzy becomes the first rapper in history for having 10 songs at number one on the Billboard Hot 100.

Like Billboard reports, the song garnered 40.2 million streams, 7.9 million radio audience impressions and 6,400 downloads sold in its first week.

“Wait For U” is a standout track from Future’s latest album I never loved you which became the Atlanta rapper’s eighth No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart.

I never loved you earned 222,000 album equivalent units, of which 214,000 consisted of streaming units, or 283.75 million on-demand streams of the tracks in the set. The remaining units were split between 6,500 from album sales and 1,500 from TEA units. It also exceeded early projections, which were between 175,000 and 200,000 units.

Watch the music video for “Wait For U” below.

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