A$AP Rocky Lives Prosperously Atop Album Chart
A$AP Rocky gives Billboard‘s Top 200 a bit of a bang this week as his debut LP LongLiveA$AP debuts at #1 with 139,000 copies sold — up from the 73,000 last week’s top LP, Chris Tomlin‘s Burning Lights, sold in the previous chart frame. A$AP’s album arrives on the heels of the Drake-, 2 Chainz– and Kendrick Lamar-featuring “Fuckin’ Problems,” the rapper’s breakout hit on the Hot 100.
You know who’s not having effin’ problems? The Kidz Bop kids. The 23rd volume of their cheery take on current radio fodder has landed in the runner-up spot this week, after selling 78,000 copies out of the gate. Catch the rest of the week’s movers and shakers below.
The Top 10 Of Billboard’s Top 200 Chart
1. A$AP Rocky, LongLiveA$ap *new* *1 week* 2. Kidz Bop, Kidz Bop 23 *new* 3. Various (soundtrack), Pitch Perfect 4. Taylor Swift, Red 5. Bruno Mars, Unorthodox Jukebox 6. Various (soundtrack), Les Miserables 7. The Lumineers, The Lumineers8. Phillip Phillips, The World From The Other Side Of The Moon 9. Mumford & Sons, Babel 10. One Direction, Take Me Home