According to sources, Jay-Z's Magna Carta..Holy Grail has secured the number one spot atop the UK charts. Although seven of his previous albums have entered the British Top 40, this feat marks the first time Jay-Z has ever reached the top of the charts in the UK.

Some industry insiders are predicting the same results here in the US, granted we will find out official numbers this week. His latest opus includes features from Beyonce, Justin Timberlake, Pharrell, Nas, and many more. 

[via HuffPostCelebrity]

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