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Lil Wayne “Tha Carter V” First Week Album Sales Revealed

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┬áchart 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.