Adele’s ’30’ Is Unrivaled on Billboard 200 Chart After Five Weeks

Meanwhile, Roddy Ricch’s new album ‘Live Life Fast’ debuts at No. 4 with Nat King Cole’s ‘The Christmas Song’ returning to the Top 10 in the holiday week.

AceShowbizAdele‘s latest album “30” is stationary at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart. The album atops the chart for a fifth consecutive, and total, week after earning 212,000 equivalent album units in the U.S. in the week ending December 23, according to MRC Data.

Of the sum, album sales comprise 180,500 units. Meanwhile, SEA units comprise 30,000 which is equaling 40.63 million on-demand streams of the set’s tracks. As for TEA units, it comprises 1,500 units.

At No. 2 is Michael Buble‘s “Christmas” which climbs up from No. 4 after earning 77,000 equivalent album units. The encore presentation of Buble’s latest special, “Michael Buble’s Christmas in the City”, which premiered on NBC on December 6, might be the one causing the surge.

Meanwhile, Taylor Swift‘s “Red (Taylor’s Version)” is a non-mover at No. 3 with 76,000 equivalent album units earned. Trailing behind is Roddy Ricch‘s new album “Live Life Fast” which opens at No. 4 with 62,000 equivalent album units. SEA units comprise 57,500 of the total number, while album sales and TEA units are 3,500 units and 1,000 units respectively.

Occupying No. 5 is Olivia Rodrigo‘s former No. 1 “Sour”. Her debut album is steady at the position with 61,000 equivalent album units earned. Benefitting from the holiday season, Vince Guaraldi Trio‘s “A Charlie Brown Christmas” soundtrack soars from No. 8 to No. 6 with 61,000 equivalent album units.

Another Christmas album on the chart, Mariah Carey‘s “Merry Christmas” stays at No. 7 with 56,000 equivalent album units earned. Meanwhile, Nat King Cole‘s “The Christmas Song” returns to the Top 10 as it jumps from No. 11 to No. 8 with 55,000 equivalent album units earned.

Juice WRLD‘s “Fighting Demons” slips significantly from No. 2 to No. 9 in its second week on the Billboard 200, earning 52,000 equivalent album units. Rounding out the Top 10 is Bo Burnham‘s “Inside (The Songs)” which re-enters the Top 10 after earning 50,000 equivalent album units in the week ending following its release on CD and vinyl on December 17.

Top Ten of Billboard 200:

  1. “30” – Adele (212,000 units)
  2. “Christmas” – Michael Buble (77,000 units)
  3. “Red (Taylor’s Version)” – Taylor Swift (76,000 units)
  4. “Live Life Fast” – Roddy Ricch (62,000 units)
  5. “Sour” – Olivia Rodrigo (61,000 units)
  6. “A Charlie Brown Christmas” Soundtrack – Vince Guaraldi Trio (61,000 units)
  7. “Merry Christmas” – Mariah Carey (56,000 units)
  8. “The Christmas Song” – Nat King Cole (55,000 units)
  9. “Fighting Demons” – Juice WRLD (52,000 units)
  10. “Inside (The Songs)” – Bo Burnham (50,000 units)

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