Eminem‘s Music To Be Murdered By jumped from No. 199 to No. 3 on this week’s Billboard 200 chart after its Side B (Deluxe) version was issued with 16 new tracks. The album garnered a total of 94,000 equivalent album units including 57,000 in streaming equivalent album units (82.01 million on-demand streams for the 36 tracks), 33,000 in album sales and 4,000 in track equivalent album units.
Elsewhere on the chart, Taylor Swift‘s evermore locks in a second week at No. 1 with 169,000 equivalent album units while its predecessor folklore moves down to No. 8. Paul McCartney’s McCartney II debuts at No. 2 with 107,000 equivalent album units, and the rest of the top 10 is comprised of holiday albums: Michael Bublé’s Christmas moves to No. 4, Mariah Carey‘s Merry Christmas at No. 5, Nat King Cole’s The Christmas Song at No. 6 (a new peak), Carrie Underwood’s My Gift at No. 7 and Vince Guaraldi Trio’s A Charlie Brown Christmas soundtrack at No. 10.
In related news, Playboi Carti’s Whole Lotta Red is projected to debut at No. 1.