Rihanna is seeing more success on the charts with her latest album ANTI returning to No. 1 on Billboard 200 chart.
The album debut at the top of the chart eight weeks ago and now returns following strong sales. The long awaited project sold 54,000 units over the last week edging out Adele’s 25 which sold 51,000. Some 17,000 units were pure album sales, the rest is a combination of streaming and downloads.
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Rihanna is also reigning at the top of the Hot 100 chart with her single “Work” featuring Drake. The single already spent five consecutive weeks at the top of the chart.
“8 weeks after its release the #ANTI album is back at No. 1,” an excited Rihanna wrote on Instagram. “I have to thank you the fans and supporters for making this journey the one it has been so far!!! God is dat ni**a all the time doe!!!! And the Glory is His.”
Billboard also congratulated her on Twitter for reaching the milestone. “Congrats to @Rihanna, whose album “Anti” is back at No. 1 on Billboard 200,” wrote the magazine.
Congrats to @Rihanna, whose album "Anti" is back at No. 1 on Billboard 200 https://t.co/62urc4PUuH pic.twitter.com/sl76nR9PWb
— billboard (@billboard) March 20, 2016
Rihanna is currently making her was across North America for her ANTI World tour while promoting the album.
Last weekend she performed in Cincinnati after a blockbuster opening in Florida the previous weekend.