The Billboard 200 chart ranks the most popular albums of the week in the United States based on multimeter consumption measured in equivalent album units. Units include album sales, track equivalent albums (TEA), and streaming equivalent albums (SEA). Each unit equals one album sale, or 10 individual tracks sold from an album, or 3,750 official audio and video streams supported by advertising, or 1,250 paid / subscription subscriptions created with songs from the album. New chart from October 24 (where Shoot the stars, aim at the moon return to № 1) will be posted in full BillboardWebsite October 20. For all chart news, follow @billboard and @billboardcharts on both Twitter and Instagram.
For the first time in the last two months, there were no debuts in the top 10. The last chart did not have debuts in the top 10 on the schedule dated August 15. In addition, the absence of the top 10 debuts this week comes after two week-long debuts: on the chart on October 17 (five debuts) and October 10 (six debuts).
Let’s go back to the new Billboard 200, 21 Savage and Metro Boomin’s Savage Mode II falls by 1-2 in the second week on the list, earning 66,000 equivalent albums (down 61 percent). The former three №1 are next in line, as is Juice WRLD Legends do not die rises 8-3 (45,000 units; down 1 percent), Lil Baby My turn rises by 10-4 (38,000 units; 9 percent and the Kelly machine gun My Downfall tickets changes by 6-5 (35,000 units; a decrease of 35 percent).
BLACKPINK Album decreases by 2-6 in the second week, earning 35,000 equivalent albums (down 68 percent).
After 42 years of waiting, the former album № 1 Fleetwood Mac Rumors returns to the top 10 when the set jumps 13-7. This set is warming up in the world of sales and the increase in flow stimulated by advertising created from the viral video clip TikTok to the song of the album “Dreams”.
Rumors earned 33,000 equivalent albums for the week ended October 15, up 15 percent. Of that amount, 23,000 are SEA units (15 percent, equivalent to 30.6 million album streams), just under 7,000 are sold in albums (15 percent) and 4,000 are sold in TEA units (13 percent).
In this video, TikTok is accompanied by the sound of a man in a hoodie (Nathan Apodaka), who seems to be drawn on a skateboard as he drinks from a bottle of Cran-Raspberry Ocean Spray juice and sings with lead vocalist Stevie Knicks. The video became so popular that it prompted Mick Fleetwood and Stevie Knicks to create their own tribute clips.
Rumors spent 31 consecutive weeks at No. 1 Billboard 200 in 1977-78, a record number of weeks at the top of the album list as a duo or band. Rumors The last time he was in the top 10 on the chart dated February 18, 1978 (number 10), and the last time he was number 7 or higher on the schedule of February 11, 1978 (where he was located at number 7).
The original recording of the cast on Broadway Hamilton: American musical rises 11-8 on the new Billboard 200 (earned just under 33,000 equivalent albums; down 4 percent), while former No. 1 YoungBoy Never Broke Again Top does not move at number 9 (32,000 units; down 11 percent) and former leader’s friend Taylor Swift Folklore increases by 12-10 (28,000 units; decreased by 13 percent).