The Billboard 200 chart, the most popular albums of the week in the US, has been measured in equivalent album units based on multi-metric consumption. Units include album sales, track equivalent album (TEA) and streaming equivalent album (SEA). Each unit equals the sale of an album, or 10 individual tracks sold from an album, or 3,750 ad-supported or 1,250 paid / subscription videos generated by songs from the on-demand official audio and video stream. New December 26-dated chart (where) Evermore debuts at No. 1) will be posted in full BoardWebsite on 22 December. Follow @billboard and @billboardcharts on both Twitter and Instagram for all chart news.
Of Evermore329,000 equivalent album units earned in the tracking week ending December 17, SEA units approximately 167,000 (equivalent to 220.49 million on-demand streams of album songs), album sales of 154,500 and TEA units slightly less than 8,000.
Eighth No. 1 Album: Swift continues to rack up number 1 albums on Billboard 200 Evermore Nets the superstar its eighth leader. She holds Barbara Strisand’s all-time record among the women of 11 leaders. The only other woman with more number 1 albums than Swift is Madonna, who has nine. Of all the performers, The Beatles have the most number 1 with 19. Of all the soloists, Jay-Z leads with 14.
Second number 1 album of 2020: Swift is the first woman and third act to net a pair of No. 1 albums on the Billboard 200 chart in 2020. social litrature It was the first time the album opened the 8-date list. Pop group BTS also achieved this feat Happen (5 December) more Spirit Map: 7 (March 7), as did rapper Youngboy Never Broke Again up (September 28) more 3 baby 2 (6 May).
The fifth biggest week of 2020 for an album: Together Evermore Bending with 329,000 equivalent album units, it collects the fifth largest week of 2020 for any album. This was only the best from the opening week of BTS Spirit Map: 7 (422,000; March 7-dated chart), The Weekends After hours (444,000; 4 April), Juice W.R.L.D. Celebrities never die (79.000; July 25) and Swift’s social litrature (846,000; Aug. 8).
Specially, EvermoreThe first week’s total units (329,000) and album sales (154,500) are the largest for any album because both merchandise / album bundles and concert ticket / album sales redemption stopped moving toward chart sales as of October. Huh. 9. The biggest week for an album since an album bundled with a digital album can only be counted as physical sales (starting August 7) upon shipment to the customer. In the past, Swift’s album, including social litrature, Like many other albums, benefited from merchandise / album bundles and physical / digital combo offers. (Swift has never acted on a concert ticket / album sale redemption offer.)
Is remarkable, Evermore The biggest week is – in both equal album units and album sales – for an album that was only available as a digital download album and a streaming album, And In two years with no bundles or physical / digital combo. The last album to post a big week with only a digital and streaming album, and no bundles of any kind (and no physical albums either). Of drake Scorpion, When it debuted on the July 14, 2018-dated chart with 732,000 units (160,000 albums in sale, from its download album).
Second-largest streaming week of 2020 for non-R & B / hip-hop albums: As Evermore It collected 167,000 SEA units in its first week, which equaled 220.49 million on-demand streams of the album’s songs – the second-largest streaming week of 2020 for a non-R & B / hip-hop album. The only lofter week for a non-R & B / hip-hop set was earned by Swift social litrature, Which reached 289.85 million streams of its songs.
Smallest Gap among new No. 1 albums by a woman: Evermore Debut number four after just four months and 18 days social litrature The date opened in the list on 10 August. The lowest difference between the new No. 1s in the Billboard 200 chart was because in March 1956 Tally became a regularly published weekly chart. Earlier, the shortest wait between the new numbers. 1s by a woman at number 1 for olivia newton-john was five months and three days between the first week if you love me Let me know (12 October 1974) and Have you never been sweet (15 March 1975). Both titles spent a week at No. 1.
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The last time there was a short wait between No. 1 before Swift’s BTS in an act, when the group only waited a little between three months Love Yourself: Tears (2 June 2018) more Love Yourself: Answer (September 8, 2018). Previously, Future landed back-to-back new No 1s in consecutive weeks in 2017 (with its self-titled album on March 11, 2017 and HNDRXX On March 18, 2017).
At No. 2 on the Billboard 200, Kid Coody scored his fifth top 10 effort, as Man on the Moon III: The Chosen Dhanush earned with 144,000 equivalent album units. Of that amount, 127,000 includes SEA units (equivalent to 167.45 million on-demand streams of set songs), album sales of 15,000, and 1,000 TEA units.
Swift social litrature Flies 11–3 on the Billboard 200 with 133,000 equivalent album units (up 249%), as its album sales rose to 106,000 (up 742%). Set sales were heavily boosted by sales pricing and promotions at Swift’s official webstore social litrature Vinyl LP (in mixed colored vinyl variants) and a signed CD version of the album.
Nos. With Swift in 1 and 3, she is the first woman to concurrently have two albums in the top three dating back to 1963 when the then separate Mono and Stereo LP charts of the Billboard 200 returned to a composite chart. The final act was, overall, the future of two albums in the top three at the same time, on the March 18, 2017-day chart, when HNDRXX Debuted at No. 1 and their self-titled album was No. 2.
Since Republic Record is home to both Swift and Kid QD, the label claims a full top three for the second time in 2020. On the October 31-date chart, social litrature Number 1 was Pop Smoke Shoot for the stars, aim for the moon (Released through Victor Victor Worldwide / Republic) No. 2, and 21 was of Savage and Metro Bomin Savage Mode II (Released via Boominati / Slaughter Boomin / Republic / Epic) was No. 3. The label was last achieved in 2018, and is the only label to hold the top three since Interscope in 2003.
Michael Bubl’s former number 1 Christmas Stands at No. 4 on the new Billboard 200 with 58,000 equivalent album units (6%).
Jack Harlow’s first studio album that’s what they all say Starts at No. 5 with 51,000 equivalent album units. Of that amount, 48,000 includes SEA units (equivalent to 66.21 million on-demand streams of the set’s songs), album sales of 2,000 and fewer than 1,000 TEA units. The album features Harrow’s breakout hit “What’s Popin”, which peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart on July 11.
Carrie Underwood’s my gift 47,000 equivalent album units (down 11%), 5-6 dip on the Billboard 200 with Pop Smoke Shoot for the stars, aim for the moon Descends 6-7 with 46,000 units (down 4%), net King Cole’s Christmas Carol Falls 7-8 with 45,000 units (up 8%), bad bunny’s El ultimo tour del mundo 44,000 units (down 23%) and drops 2-9 with Mariah Carey Merry christmas Is stable at number 10 with 44,000 units (up to 15%).