BTS drops their sixth album to #1 on the Billboard 200 chart with ‘Proof’ – Billboard

BTSNew compilation album Evidence – proof Debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 chart (dated June 25), earning pop Sixth group in the graph. The retro offering — which consists mostly of previously released material — consisted of 314,000 equivalent album units acquired in the United States in the week ending June 16, according to Luminate. The vast majority of that number was driven by CD album sales.

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The anthology was released on June 10, four days before the group announce Unspecified “gap” to focus on individual projects. South Korea’s seven-member law was formed in 2010 and made American painting They debuted on the chart in 2013. BTS recorded 15 entries on the Billboard 200 albums chart.

Also on the new Top Ten list, Carrie Underwood debuted her tenth consecutive Top 10 album on the Billboard 200 – her total chart effort – as a new studio release. Denim and rhinestones launches in the area.

The Billboard 200 ranks the most popular albums of the week in the United States based on multimeter consumption as measured in album equivalent units, aggregated by Luminate. Units consist of album sales, track equivalent albums (TEA) and streaming albums equivalent (SEA). Each unit equals 1 album sale, 10 single tracks sold from an album, 3,750 ad supported or 1,250 official/subscription on-demand sounds generated by songs from an album. The new chart will be published on June 25, 2022 in full at paintingOn June 21. For all the chart news, follow billboard and billboardcharts on Twitter and Instagram.

to Evidence 314,000 equivalent album units were acquired, and album sales reached 266,000; SEA units consisted of 36,000 (equivalent to 52.84 million formal on-demand streams for group paths) and TEA units consisted of 12,000.

Evidence – proof It records the biggest week of the year for an album by a group, both in units earned and in album sales. The only bigger week overall in 2022 was the first frame of Harry StilesHarry’s housewith 521,000 units, of which 330,000 are in album sales.

Evidence – proof It was released as a 35-track digital download and streaming album, and a 48-track expanded album on CD. The latest release contains 13 exclusive tracks – most of which are demo recordings – that are not available on either the digital album or the streaming album. Evidence – proof Not released on any other format, such as LP or cassette vinyl.

All releases of the album feature eight of BTS’s 13 top 40 songs on the Billboard Hot 100 (by the chart most recently published on June 18), including three out of six acting hits (“Dynamite”, “Life”). Goes on” and “butter”). Evidence – proof It also features three all-new tracks, including the group’s lead single, “Not Coming Yet (The Most Beautiful Moment).”

As is typical of many K-pop releases, the CD version of the album was released in elaborate collectible packages. There are two different types of CDs available in total: $24 version and $70 version (Select retailers may have priced it lower.) They both have the same track list, only different packaging and inner paper goods (such as brochures, posters). Each also contains random items (photocards and postcards). (Expensive CD albums are nothing new to BTS. The movie’s latest new studio album, eight tracks for 2020 is beingI was Available initially In two retail formats only: a $9 digital album and a $50 CD).

Evidence – proof It has sold approximately 266,000 traditional albums sales – of which 6,500 are digital. The remaining amount was just over 259,000 in CD sales. This marks the biggest sales week for a CD album in the US since then Adele‘s 30 It sold 378,000 CDs in its first week (ending November 25, 2021; chart dated December 4, 2021). By comparison, Adele 30 The CD was released in three variants, a 12-track Standard Edition (which carried a list price of $11.98), an exclusive Target 3-track press ($13.98) and a Deluxe Pack ($40) containing a standard CD, T-shirt and photo printed. The vast majority of CD sales of 30 It came in versions of $11.98 and $13.98.

Evidence – proof – Recorded predominantly in Korean – He ranked 15th mostly or all albums in a language other than English to hit #1 and #3 in 2022. This year also saw the number one position for non-English people from bad bunny (all spanish On Verano Sin T) And the stray kids (Most of them are korean a stranger). Of the fifteen leaders who were recorded mostly in a language other than English, six of them were recorded by BTS.

Speaking of “Bad Rabbit”, On Verano Sin T It ranks second on the new Billboard 200 with 129,000 equivalent album units (down 6%). On Verano Sin T It is the first album in nearly four years to exceed the number of album equivalent units obtained in each of the first six weeks. The last address to do so was drake‘s Scorpiowhich saw its first seven weeks all top 100,000 units (July 28 – Aug 25, 2018 charts).

Harry Styles tops chart Harry’s house It is unmoved on the Billboard 200 at number three with 91,000 equivalent album units (down 20%). Post Malone‘s Twelve carat toothache 2-4 falls into its second week at 59,000 (down 51%). Rounding out the top five is futurePrevious No. 1 I never liked it, which is down 4-5 with 55,000 (down 10%). Next on the chart are three former leaders, such as Morgan andn Dangerous: the double album constant at No. 6 (52,000; down less than 1%), Kendrick Lamas Mr. Morale and Big Steppers down 5-7 (42,000; down 23%) and Olivia Rodrigo‘s sour Fixed eighth (32,000; down 14%).

SZA‘s control Vaults #35 to #9 after a deluxe 5th anniversary reissue on June 10 that added seven previously unreleased tracks. The album, which debuted and peaked at number three on the chart on July 1, 2017, aggregates with 32,000 equivalent album units (a 109% increase).

Closing the new Billboard 200 Top 10 is Carrie UnderwoodNew studio album Denim and rhinestoneswhich debuted at number 10, earning 31,000 album-equivalent units. Of this amount, album sales reached 22,000; The SEA comprises approximately 9,000 (equivalent to 11.19 million official on-demand streams for group paths) and has less than 1,000 TEAs.

Denim and rhinestones It is Underwood’s tenth consecutive Top 10 album – all of her charting efforts. And all ten have appeared in the top ten, since their first release, some heartswhich was released in 2005.

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