• BTS' 'Proof' Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard 200

    12 days ago - By Hypebeast

    BTS is opening this week's Billboard 200 at No. 1 with Proof. The group's first anthology album debuted with a total of 314,000 equivalent album units, including 266,000 in album sales, 36,000 in streaming equivalent album units (52.84 million on-demand streams of the tracks) and 12,000 in track equivalent album units. Proof is 2022's largest week for a group album so far. Elsewhere on the chart are Bad Bunny, Harry Styles, Post Malone and Future at Nos. 2, 3, 4 and 5 respectively, while Morgan Wallen, Kendrick Lamar and Olivia Rodrigo make up Nos. 6, 7 and 8. SZA's Ctrl jumps up to No. 9...
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  • Drake Responds to 'Honestly, Nevermind' Criticism

    Drake Responds to 'Honestly, Nevermind' Criticism

    12 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Following the surprise release of Honestly, Nevermind , Drake has now offered his response to the criticism he has received for the project. Met with mixed reviews, the seventh studio album from the Canadian artist is centered around a mix of house music for a unique dance record. Honestly, Nevermind features 14 tracks with one feature from 21 Savage and production by DJ Black Coffee, 40 and Carnage. The unexpected change from Drake's usual style resulted in quite a lot of negativity which the artist did catch word of. During an album release event, Drake was seen in a clip speaking to his...
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  • Drake's 'HONESTLY, NEVERMIND' Projected to Debut at No. 1 on Billboard 200

    Drake's 'HONESTLY, NEVERMIND' Projected to Debut at No. 1 on Billboard 200

    12 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Drake 's seventh studio album HONESTLY, NEVERMIND is looking to debut at No. 1 on next week's Billboard 200. According to HITS Daily Double , the surprise record is projected to open with around 210,000 to 230,000 units - around the same area as his Dark Lane Demo Tapes mixtape from 2020. HONESTLY, NEVERMIND's first week numbers is significantly lower than its 2021 predecessor Certified Lover Boy , which debuted with 613,000 units in its first week. HONESTLY, NEVERMIND arrived nine months after Certified Lover Boy and came as a surprise to fans. The 14-track record features a single...
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