Lil Wayne released his Tha Carter V album on September 28th and now we have its first week numbers.
The 23-song project debuted at number one on Billboard’s Top 200 chart moving 480,000 units, making it the third largest album release in 2018. It also had the second biggest streaming week ever with 433,000,000 on-demand plays worldwide. This is Wayne’s fourth number one LP following Tha Carter IV, I Am Not A Human Being, and Tha Carter III.
In second place is Logic’s YSIV with 167,000 units, third place belongs to Cher’s Dancing Queen, and Kevin Gates’ Luca Brasi 3 overtakes Drake’s Scorpion for the fourth spot.
Congratulations to Lil Wayne on a fantastic first week. Tha Carter V is available on Apple Music, Spotify, and other digital services now.