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The Weeknd Debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 With 'My Dear Melancholy'!

The Weeknd Debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 With 'My Dear Melancholy'!

The Weeknd‘s just done it again!

The “Call Out My Name” crooner just notched his third consecutive No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 as of this week with My Dear Melancholy, the chart company reported on Sunday (April 8).

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The album earned 169,999 equivalent album units, with 68,000 of those being traditional album sales.

The Weeknd previously hit No. 1 with 2016′s Starboy and 2015′s Beauty Behind The Madness.

The album also logged the largest week for a R&B album in over a year – when The Weeknd‘s own Starboy debuted with 209,000 units. It’s also the highest sales week for an R&B album in nearly a year, following Mary J. Blige‘s Strength of a Woman, which pushed 72,000 copies back in May of 2017.

It’s also the shortest album, based on track count, to hit No. 1 in nearly eight years since Glee: The Music, Journey to Regionals in 2010!

Check out the full Top 10 below.

1. The Weeknd, My Dear Melancholy
2. Rich The Kid, The World Is Yours
3. XXXTentacion, ?
4. Kacey Musgraves, Golden Hour
5. The Greatest Showman Soundtrack
6. Black Panther: The Album
7. Migos, Culture II
8. Post Malone, Stoney
9. Ed Sheeran, รท
10. Logic, Bobby Tarantino II

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