Lil Wayne‘s latest release Funeral is opening at No. 1 on this week’s Billboard 200. His 13th studio album garnered a total of 139,000 equivalent album units, including 99,000 in streaming equivalent album units, 38,000 in album sales and 2,000 in track equivalent album units. This marks Weezy’s fifth No. 1 following Tha Carter V, Tha Carter IV, I Am Not a Human Being and Tha Carter III, along with his 12th top 10 effort.
Following Weezy are Roddy Ricch with Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial and Eminem with Music to Be Murdered By at Nos. 2 and 3 respectively. Russ debuts at No. 4 with Shake the Snow Globe while Post Malone remains at No. 5 with Hollywood’s Bleeding.
In the bottom half of the top 10, Billie Eilish‘s WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO? moves down to No. 6, followed by Kesha’s High Road opening at No. 7 and Halsey‘s Manic descending to No. 8. Closing this week’s top 10 are Louis Tomlinson’s debut album Walls and Yo Gotti‘s Untrapped at Nos. 9 and 10.
Elsewhere in music, King Krule, Denzel Curry and Kenny Beats lead the week’s Best New Tracks.