BROCKHAMPTON’s GINGER and Jeezy’s TM104: The Legend of the Snowman both debuted in the top 5 of this week’s Billboard 200, opening at Nos. 3 and 4 respectively. The self-proclaimed boyband garnered a total of 78,000 equivalent album units including 56,000 in pure album sales, while the veteran rapper scored his ninth top 10 with 54,000 equivalent album units and almost half in pure album sales.
Leading this week’s chart is Taylor Swift with Lover, dominating at 869,000 equivalent album units and having the biggest opening week since 2017. Young Thug’s So Much Fun falls a spot down to No. 2 while Lizzo’s Cuz I Love You moves to No.5 — a new peak for her recent album. Billie Eilish’s WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO? exits the top 5 after four months of movement, followed by Quality Control’s Control The Streets: Volume 2 at No. 7, Ed Sheeran’s No. 6 Collaborations Project at No. 8, Chris Brown’s Indigo at No. 9 and Shawn Mendes’ self-titled record at No. 10.
In other music news, take a listen to Post Malone’s new album Hollywood’s Bleeding.