Tuesday, June 25, 2013
Kanye West's "Yeezus" Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard 200
Kanye West's latest album, "Yeezus", has debuted at number 1 on Billboard 200.
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According to Billboard and Nielsen SoundScan, Kanye West's "Yeezus" sold 327,000 copies in its first week which led the album to debut at number 1 on Billboard 200.
With the debut of "Yeezus" at number 1 on the Billboard 200 chart, this makes the sixth time that an album of Kanye West has debuted at number 1. The last album of West's that debuted at number 1 on the Billboard chart was his collaborative effort with Jay-Z with their 2011 project "Watch the Throne". Jay-Z is the only other rapper who has more number 1 albums than Kanye West with 12 albums debuting at the number 1 spot on the Billboard charts.
With a new baby, North West, being born to West and girlfriend, Kim Kardashian, just 10 days ago, and now a number 1 album, Kanye West is definitely having a good month!
Have you purchased Kanye West's "Yeezus"? What are your favorite tracks from the album?
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