Summer Walker Eyeing No. 1 Debut With Just Over 170K Album Sales
Written by B87FM on November 14, 2021
Shortly after the debut of her Nonetheless Over It outing, Summer season Walker was slated to sit down on the No. 1 spot on the charts with predictions inserting the LVRN siren at someplace between 185,000 and 210,000 with an anticipated 9,000-12,000 in pure album gross sales.
Now in response to Hits Every day Double, these numbers are (un)formally) settled at 177,000 in first week gross sales for the singer. It surpasses Over It‘s first week gross sales of 134,000, making it the biggest debut for a feminine R&B singer since Beyoncé’s Lemonade in 2016. The file was beforehand held by Jhene Aiko for final yr’s Chilombo, which clocked at 158,000 in its first week.
As well as, Walker’s debut Over It album is anticipated to remerge on the chart at No. 26 after a resurgence in curiosity in Summer season’s catalog. Simply final week, the album sat at No. 46, persevering with to expertise a gradual rise because the starting of the rollout for Nonetheless Over It and the debut of the JT-assisted “Ex For A Purpose.”
Elsewhere on the chart, Key Glock is anticipated to make his Prime 10 debut with Yellow Tape 2, logging over 35,000 album equal items and turning into the highest-charting solo debut for the Memphis rapper.