Beyonce take her girl power to the top of the Billboard 200 chart this week with her latest album 4.
The fourth solo effort from B enters at No. 1 with 310,000 copies sold in its first week, according to Nielsen SoundScan. 4 becomes Beyoncé’s fourth solo No. 1, making her the third act following Britney Spears and DMX to see their first four studio albums debut atop the Billboard 200.
4 is Beyonce’s lowest first-week sales for any of her solo releases, B’Day is her highest selling first week topping 541,000 in 2006 and and Sasha Fierce sold 481,000 it’s first week in 2008.
In other chart news, Adele’s ’21? fills in the #2 spot with 92,000 sold for a whopping total of 2.5 million sold this year! Kanye West’s protege Big Sean debuts #3 with Finally Famous: The Album selling 87,000 records, after debuting at #1 last week, Jill Scott falls to #5 with The Light of the Sun, with sales of 55,000, and the Eminem and Royce da 5’9? collabo, Hell: The Sequel, slips three spots to #9 (42,000).
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