LIL BABY & LIL DURK’S ‘THE VOICE OF THE HEROES’ ALBUM NABS NO. 1 BILLBOARD 200 CHART DEBUT

Lil Baby and Lil Durk promised a classic with their The Voice of the Heroes collaboration album and now, it’s garnered some history for both rappers. According to Billboard, the joint effort debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart with an estimated 150,000 total album-equivalent units earned, most of which earned by on-demand streams. Fans racked up 197.71 million on-demand streams of the album’s 18 tracks since its release, making it one of the largest first-week streaming numbers for a Hip Hop album in 2021. The project marks Lil Baby’s second No. 1 effort…

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MONEYBAGG YO NABS 1ST BILLBOARD 200 NO. 1 WITH ‘A GANGSTA’S PAIN’ ALBUM

Moneybagg Yo has reportedly nabbed his first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart. The Memphis native’s A Gangsta’s Pain sits at the top of the chart after its April 23 release. The album, Moneybagg’s fourth, debuted with roughly 110,000 total album-equivalent album units earned, according to Billboard. The total is the highest he’s earned for an opening week, besting his 2020 third album Time Served, which debuted at No. 3 on the chart with over 66,000 total-album equivalent units earned. After Akademiks shared a screenshot of Moneybagg’s projected first week sales, the “Said Sum” hitmaker took…

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Rapper Rod Wave Lands His First #1 Album With “SoulFly”

Rod Wave has scored the biggest sales week for any rap act in 2021 to take  SoulFly to the top of the Billboard 200 chart. The new release debuts at number one with 130,000 first-week equivalent album units. SoulFly  is the hip-hop star’s first number one album. “I’m one of those artists where… I feel like everybody’s human at the end of the day. Everybody got they own problems. Everybody goes through s##t. My music is reality music, ‘cause everybody has ups and downs,” Rod Wave told AllHipHop.com in a previous…

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