Lil Uzi Vert’s Eternal Atake Album Tops Billboard 200 Chart for Second Week
Lil Uzi Vert continues to do big numbers.
On Sunday (March 22), Billboard announced the Philadelphia rapper's new Eternal Atake album topped the Billboard 200 chart for the second consecutive week. After moving 288,000 equivalent album units in its first seven days out, the LP has pushed an additional 247,000 in the week ending on March 19. EA is the first album released this year to spend back to back weeks at No. 1.
The big week-two total includes the numbers gained by the Eternal Atake Deluxe album a.k.a. Lil Uzi Vert vs. The World 2. While the original version featured 18 songs with a single guest appearance from Syd, the deluxe contains an additional 14 songs including features from Young Thug, Future, Gunna, Chief Keef, Lil Durk, 21 Savage and more.
Uzi is dominating the Billboard Hot 100 chart as well. All 18 songs on EA occupy slots on the chart. With two additional tracks he's featured on on the list, one-fifth of the entire chart is a song by or featuring the former XXL Freshman.
Other hip-hop artists in the top 10 of the Billboard 200 chart include Lil Baby (My Turn, No. 2), Roddy Ricch (Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial, No. 6), Don Toliver (Heaven or Hell, No. 7) and Post Malone (Hollywood's Bleeding, No. 8).
Next week, The Weeknd is expected to take hold of the No. 1 spot. His new After Hours album is projected to move 400,000 EAU.
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