Tag Archives: Charts

Donald Trump protest single American Idiot climbing UK charts: Can Green Day hit No1?

Donald Trump will arrive in the UK for his first official visit on Thursday evening, after claiming that the UK is “in turmoil.” While he is expected to avoid Central London and protesters, a giant balloon baby has been authorised by London Mayor Sadiq Khan to fly over Parliament Square Gardens. An online petition entitled “Prevent Donald Trump from making ...

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On the Charts: Shawn Mendes Claims Third Number One Album

Shawn Mendes became the third-youngest artist to claim three Number One albums as the Canadian singer’s self-titled third album opened atop the Billboard 200. Shawn Mendes sold 182,000 total copies in its first week of release, the best debut week of the 19-year-old singer’s career; 2015’s Handwritten opened with 115,000 copies and 2016’s Illuminate moved 145,000 first-week copies. Only Justin ...

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On the Charts: BTS Become First K-Pop Act to Reach Number One

BTS became the first K-pop act in charts history to top the Billboard 200 as the group’s Love Yourself: Tear opened at Number One. The album sold 135,000 total copies in its debut week, including 100,000 traditional copies, as BTS officially conquered America. Love Yourself: Tear improved on the charts position and sales of BTS’ prior release, Love Yourself: Her, ...

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On the Charts: Post Malone's 'Beerbongs & Bentleys' Continues to Reign

Post Malone spent his third consecutive week atop the Billboard 200 as the rapper’s Beerbongs & Bentleys remained in the Number One spot. The album added 147,000 total copies to its haul, 122,000 of which were streaming equivalent albums (SEAs). Despite only selling 18,000 traditional copies, Beerbongs & Bentleys joined Black Panther: The Album as the only 2018 releases to ...

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