A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie Sells 823 Copies, But Still Land No. 1 Spot
A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie released his sophomore album “Hoodie SZN” on Friday December 21st, 2018, but it didn’t go No. 1 on the Billboard 200 charts until the third week of January. In addition to Ace earning his first No. 1 album, he also achieved a new milestone within the streaming era.
According to Nielsen Music, “Hoodie SZN” is the first album to sell 823 copies, but still land the No. 1 spot due to the garnering over 83 million streams, according to The New York Times. Ace beat out 21 Savage’s “i am > i was,” who last week sold over 3,000 copies and garnered 84 million streams.
After it’s original release, “Hoodie SZN” came in at No. 2, earning 90,000 equivalent album units, 6,000 of which came from album sales.