SZA‘s SOS spends a fifth consecutive, and complete, week at no. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart (dated Jan. 21). It earned 125,000 equal album items within the US within the week ending Jan. 12 (down lower than 1%), based on Luminate.
Solely 4 albums have spent at the very least 5 weeks at No. 1 because the begin of 2022: so as from most up-to-date, SOSTaylor Swift’s midnight (5), Dangerous Bunny’s Un Verano Sin Ti (13) and the Encanto soundtrack (9).
SOS is the primary album to spend its first 5 weeks at No. 1 since Adele’s 30 dominated the checklist for its first six weeks (its complete run at No. 1) from Dec. 4, 2021-Jan 8, 2022.
The final R&B album by a solo lady with 5 weeks at No. 1 what Mariah Carey’s day dream, which notched six nonconsecutive weeks from Oct. 21, 1995, to Jan. 13, 1996 (though, the final R&B album by an all-female act to have 5 weeks at No. 1 was fanmail by the trio TLC, with 5 non-consecutive weeks in cost in 1999 [March 13-May 8]).
And, the final R&B album by a lady to spend its first 5 weeks at No. 1 what Janet Jackson’s janet., which topped the checklist for its first six frames (June 5-July 10, 1993). (R&B albums are outlined as those who have hit or are eligible for billboard‘s High R&B Albums chart.)
So within the new Billboard 200’s prime 10, Younger Boy By no means Broke Once more collects his 13th prime 10 charting effort, as his first launch for Motown, I Relaxation My Case, debuts at No. 9.
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5 former no. 1s rank at Nos. 2-6 on the brand new Billboard 200 – and all are non-movers as in comparison with per week in the past. Taylor Swift‘s midnight is not any 2 (81,000 equal album items earned; down 31%), adopted by Metro Boomin‘s Heroes & Villains (57,000; up 1%), drakes different 21 Savage‘s Mr. Loss (51,000; down 3%), dangerous bunny‘s Un Verano Sin Ti (45,000; down 10%) and Morgan Wallen‘s Harmful: The Double Album (43,000; up 2%).
YoungBoy By no means Broke Once more notches his 13th prime 10-charting album on the Billboard 200, as I Relaxation My Case begins at no. 9 with 29,000 equal album items earned. Of that sum, SEA items comprise 27,000 (equaling 39.59 million on-demand official streams of the set’s 19 tracks) and album gross sales and TEA items comprise 1,000 every.
I Relaxation My Case is the rapper’s first launch for Motown after a prolific run with Atlantic, together with a dozen prime 10 efforts (5 of which have been in 2022). in complete, I Relaxation My Case is the artist’s 28th charting title on the Billboard 200 since his debut on the checklist in August of 2017.
Rounding out the brand new prime 10 is Harry Types‘former no. 1 Harry’s Home, which is stationary at No. 10 with 26,000 equal album items earned (down 10%).
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