Hip Hop Album Sales: The Prophets Of Rage, And Kevin Gates Projects Debut On The Billboard 200

HipHop News Posted on September 25, 2017 at 4:57am

Hip Hop Album Sales: The Prophets Of Rage, And Kevin Gates Projects Debut On The Billboard 200

Lil Uzi Vert and XXXTENTACION stay in the Top 5, while The Cool Kids' "Special Edition grand Master Deluxe" there't make the chart.

Prophets of Rage, and her first self-titled album has broken the Top 20 of the Billboard 200 albums chart to debut at #16 for the week that ended September 21. Composed of Public Enemy's Chuck D and DJ Lord, Cypress Hill, B-Real, and the Rage Against The Machine, Tom Morello, Tim Commerford and Brad Wilk, the relatively new supergroup that seems to be a solid start.

On the other hand, Kevin Gates' latest project, By Any Means 2, trapped in at #100 for its first appearance in the chart, while The Cool Kids' comeback album, Special Edition grand Master Deluxe, did not make the cut.

In other places, Lil Uzi Vert of the Luv Is Rage 2 is hung on a Top 5 placement and lands at #2 this week, while XXXTENTACION 17 maintains its Top 5 position and sits at #5.

The Rage Is Strong

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A post shared by the Prophets of Rage (@prophetsofrage) on Sep 19, 2017 at 1:32pm PDT

Prophets of Rage was formed in the year 2016 and has made it his mission to be openly brazen in their stance on social policy and other issues that affect the united States.

In #16, of his self-titled album pulled in a 21,637 total album equivalent units (20,141 pure album sales and streaming count only 1,390,941). Songs like "Living In The 110" and "Unfuck The World" have the ability to satisfy both the hard rock and Hip Hop fans.

By Any Means 2 Hits Early

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A post shared by Kevin Gates (@iamkevingates) on November 3, 2016, at 11:53am PDT

Even though Kevin Gates' debut studio album, 2016 Islah, entered the Billboard 200 at position #2 and was eventually certified platinum by the RIAA, his last effort, By Any Means 2, has failed to match those numbers. But it could be

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