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DaBaby touches on his highs and lows from the year so far

Rapper DaBaby catapulted into mainstream superstardom in 2019 following the release of his first Billboard 200 No. 1 album, “KIRK,” and his top 10 single, “Suge.”A year later, DaBaby has been hard at work to keep the success. He landed another Billboard 200 LP for “BLAME IT ON BABY” and a first-time Hot 100 No. 1 single for “Rock Star.”But since the start of the pandemic, DaBaby has been vocal about the negative impact it’s had on his career and income — even previously voicing that he could lose up to $7 million. In a new interview with Billboard, the Charlotte rapper said he thinks the highest-selling artists will be the last to return to “the regular flow.”It’s not all about financial loss, however, DaBaby also explained how tough it’s been to not connect...