On May 26, 2021, NF let the world know that he had just found out that his smash song “Let You Down” reached a billion streams. Back in 2018, the release of this song took his career as a whole past the billion stream mark when it went platinum in approximately eight different countries. Now that the song itself has reached a billion streams, NF can add yet another milestone to his career.
The popularity of this song is not surprising as it’s such a relatable theme. Everyone has people in their lives that they have let down. Whether it’s parents, family members, co-workers, or lovers, this theme can run across every spectrum of relationship. As of the writing of this article, the “Let You Down” music video has 177 million views. Many may not like NF or his messaging, but it’s clear that this particular song is speaking to and for people all around the world. Congratulations to NF, his producer Tommee Profitt, and his entire team for this major accomplishment!