A few major albums have recently dropped, including Meek Mill’s CHAMPIONSHIPS, Lil Baby’s Street Gossip, Ski Mask the Slump God’s Stokeley, and the 1975’s A Brief Inquiry into Online Relationships.
Now, the sales numbers for those albums have arrived. According to Billboard, Meek's CHAMPIONSHIPS has secured the No. 1 spot. The project boasts features from Drake, Cardi B, JAY-Z, 21 Savage, and more. Meek’s album moved 229,000 equivalent album units in the week ending Dec. 6, with 42,000 coming from traditional album sales. Meek’s album marks the return of the Philadelphia native, his first full-length release since he was released from prison back in the spring. Meek's July 2017 full-length Wins & Losses pulled in an admirable 102,000 when it debuted, peaking at No. 3 on the Billboard 200.
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Lil Baby’s project got the No. 2 spot by moving 88,000 equivalent album units.
Street Gossip follows Lil Baby and Gunna’s hit collaborative mixtape Drip Harder, which released in October.
Ski Mask reached the No. 6 spot by moving 51,000 equivalent album units, and the 1975 moved 66,000 equivalent album units to secure the No. 4 spot.
Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper’s A Star Is Born soundtrack is in the No. 7 spot with 48,000 units, Travis Scott is in the No. 8 spot with his Astroworld album moving another 47,000 units, Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody soundtrack moved more than 40,000 units to get to the No. 9 spot and Pentatonix’s Christmas Is Here! rounds out the list at No. 10 with 40,000 units. 6ix9ine’s Dummy Boy got the No. 3 with 83,000 units and Michael Bublé’s Christmas reached No. 5 on the charts. Earl Sweatshirt's Some Rap Songs failed to crack the top 10 but was previously projected to move around 30,000 units.