Alicia Keys‘ fifth LP Girl On Fire lives up to its title this week, as it debuts at #1 on the Billboard Top 200 chart. The album arrives in the brief sales lull between the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays — in fact, there are no other new entries in the Top 10 this week — and hits to the top of the chart on the strength of 159,000 copies, thus marking Keys’ fifth consecutive studio LP to sit at #1.
Head below to see how the rest of the upper tier of the Top 200 panned out.
The Top 10 Of Billboard’s Top 200 Chart
1. Alicia Keys, Girl On Fire *new* *1 week*
2. Taylor Swift, Red
3. Rod Stewart, Merry Christmas, Baby
4. One Direction, Take Me Home
5. Phillip Phillips, The World From The Side Of The Moon
6. Rihanna, Unapologetic
7. Michael Buble, Christmas
8. Lady Antebellum, On This Winter’s Night
9. Blake Shelton, Cheers, It’s Christmas
10. Kid Rock, Rebel Soul