Hip Hop Album Sales: "The Black Panther: The Album" Called To #2
Meanwhile, Tekashi 6ix9ne "DAY69" debuts at #4.
This week on the Billboard 200 albums chart, the Black Panther, the soundtrack slips to #2 after a 24% drop in sales. In other places, Tekashi 6ix9ne in the debut of the project, DAY69, reaches #4 and Blac Youngsta 223 debuts at #42.
Black Panther Slips
Lets continue 2 build something great... #TDE
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Black panther: The Album, curated by Kendrick Lamar and Top Dawg Entertainment ceo, Anthony "Top Dawg" Tiffith, fell to #2 after holding down first place during the previous two weeks. The project experienced a 24% decline in week-to-week sales, moving 99,315 total album-equivalent units during the seven days prior to the 1st of March.
Tekashi 6ix9ne Strong Debut
LMAOOOOOOO IM GOING 4-FOR-4 IN THE BILLBOARD TOP 100 CHARTS. AND BILLY 2,500,000 MILLION VIEWS IN 24 HOURS EVEN. How am I️ not going to be hated?
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The controversial Tekashi 6ix9ne in the debut of the project, DAY69, lands at #4 in the charts this week, moving 55,436 total album equivalent units –. 20,184 that were pure album sales. The 11-track project features Tory Lanez, Young Thug and Offset, among others.
Blac Youngsta's First LP Enters the Top 50
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Blac Youngsta's debut album, 223, comes in at #42 during its first week on the charts. The LP moved 11,994 total album equivalent units for the week. The 14-track project, Youngsta's first official album, under the CMG imprint, features guest appearances from Travis Scott, Lil Yachty and French Montana, among others.
Top 10 Of The Billboard 200 Rap & R&B Albums For The Week Ending 03/01/2018
Note: The first number below is this week's "total album e