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'Weird Al' Yankovic Scores First Number 1 Album in 30 Year Career, MAGIC!'s 'Rude' Remains Number 1 Song

'Weird Al' Yankovic Scores First Number 1 Album in 30 Year Career, MAGIC!'s 'Rude' Remains Number 1 Song

MAGIC!‘s “Rude” has stayed strong in the number one spot on the Billboard Hot 100 for the second week in a row!

Iggy Azalea kept the number two slot with her hit “Fancy,” which was dethroned last week from the top spot after holding strong for seven weeks.

Sam Smith‘s “Stay With Me” jumped from the number five slot to the number three slot this week! Ariana Grande‘s “Problem” dropped to number four after several week at number three, while Nico & Vinz‘s “Am I Wrong” dropped to number five.

Meanwhile, “Weird Al” Yankovic received his first number one album on the Billboard 200 with Mandatory Fun. After more than 30 years in the business, this is his first number one and the best sales week for a comedy album since 1994. Congrats, Weird Al!

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8 Responses to “'Weird Al' Yankovic Scores First Number 1 Album in 30 Year Career, MAGIC!'s 'Rude' Remains Number 1 Song”

  1. 1
    allison Says:

    Everything old is new again. Great that a new generation is getting to know this guys silly songs.

  2. 2
    June Says:

    He deserves it! His hilarious remakes are often better than the originals. Word Crimes is genius!

  3. 3
    Cate Says:

    Great for Weird Al. I’m surprised it’s his first Mumber 1.

  4. 4
    Word Crimes Says:

    Maybe now people will stop saying “I could care less”

  5. 5
    Cate Says:

    Sorry I meant *Number 1

  6. 6
    Bulkerhead Says:

    Yay, Weird Al!! Congratulations!

  7. 7
    siennagold Says:

    Congrats! Great comeback and wise move to have the videos all over youtube.

  8. 8
    Jairaition Says:

    as long as it’s ‘not mandatory’.

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