Summer time Walker re-enters the Billboard Artist 100 chart (dated Nov. 20) at No. 1 to turn out to be the highest musical act within the U.S. for the primary time, because of the opening week of her new album, Nonetheless Over It.
The set soars in at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with 166,000 equal album items, based on MRC Knowledge, turning into her first chief on the record. It’s additionally the primary R&B album by a lady to reign since Solange’s A Seat on the Desk in October 2016.
In the meantime, Nonetheless Over It earned 201.1 million streams for its songs in its opening week, marking the largest streaming week ever within the U.S. for an R&B album by a lady.
On the Billboard Sizzling 100, Walker ties Taylor Swift for essentially the most concurrently charted titles amongst girls, with 18, all from Nonetheless Over It, led by “No Love,” with SZA, at No. 13.
ABBA re-enters the Artist 100 at No. 2, reaching a brand new excessive on the power of the Swedish pop legends’ first LP in 40 years, Voyage. The LP launches at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 (82,000 items), marking the group’s first prime 10. The set offered 78,000 copies, marking the most important gross sales week for an album by a gaggle this yr, because it opens atop the Prime Album Gross sales chart.
Ed Sheeran, Adele and Drake spherical out the Artist 100’s prime 5 at Nos. 3, 4 and 5, respectively.
The Artist 100 measures artist exercise throughout key metrics of music consumption, mixing album and observe gross sales, radio airplay, streaming and social media fan interplay to offer a weekly multi-dimensional rating of artist recognition.
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