Ariana Grande tops Billboard 200 Albums Chart for second week


Ariana Grande’s thank u, next has remained atop the Billboard 200 albums chart for second week in row.

thank u, next becomes the first album by a solo woman to spend more than a single week at No. 1 since Taylor Swift’s Reputation back in December 2017.

According to Billboard, thank u, next earned 151,000 equivalent album units in the week ending February 21, which was down 58% from its debut of 360,000 units. Of that sum, 20,000 were in album sales, down 82 percent.

The Billboard 200 chart ranks the most popular albums of the week in the U.S. based on multi-metric consumption as measured in equivalent album units.

Soundtracks of Academy Awards-nominated films, Bohemian Rhapsody and A Star Is Born, came in at No. 2 and 3, respectively.

Florida Georgia Line’s new album Can’t Say I Ain’t Country came in at No. 4, while a decade-old Drake mixtape debuted in the Top Five.