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Drake’s record-breaking ‘Scorpion’ album has earned the no. 1 spot on the Billboard 200 for the third straight week. Via Billboard, “The set earned 260,000 equalivant album units in the week ending July 19, according to Nielsen Music. Of that sum, 29,000 were in traditional album sales.
The Billboard 200 chart ranks the most popular albums of the week in the U.S. based on multi-metric consumption as measured in equivalent album units. The units are comprised of traditional album sales, track equivalent albums (TEA) and streaming equivalent albums (SEA). The new July 28-dated chart (this is where Scorpion spends a third week at no.1) will be posted in full on Billboard’s websites on Tuesday, July 24.
Drakes owns six of the top 10 largest streaming weeks for an album. His album has the first, third and seventh-biggest streaming weeks for an album.
Congrats to Drake!
Written By; Fantasia Harvey